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About Waterfront Charters
We offer Daily Scheduled Cruises and also Options on Private charters . - Sunset Champagne Cruise - Seal and Harbour Cruises - Coastal Motor Cruises Private Charters between one and four hours with a minimum of 2 hours over sunset time . Boat Available Serenity One , Southern Cross , Esperance , Sea Princess , Jet Boat 2 and Jet Boat 3
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Tours and Tickets by Waterfront Charters
Tours from Waterfront Charters tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Sunset Champagne Cruise
2 reviews
US$29,93 per adult
Champagne Cruise (Pre-Sunset)
US$26,28 per adult
Sailing in The Bay (One Hour)
2 reviews
US$16,06 per adult
Half Hour Seal and Harbour Cruise
1 review
US$8,03 per adult
Ocean Safari
US$51,11 per adult
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All reviews sunset champagne cruise friendly crew magic moment captain ian sun fish sparkling wine points of interest table mountain boat trip watch the sunset lots of fun great trip these guys esperance whales wind motor
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its been a tremendous and fabulous journey. I highly recommend them with nice friendly crew and We had the chance to see a whale up close as well . Never miss the fun with the waterfront charters. They even have blankets to cover while its...More

1  Thank AMI_advisor
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have enjoyed this outing so much. The crew was extremely helpful and made sure that all our needs were attended to. I can highly recommend this for any couple that is looking to do something romantic for the evening.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JacquesW142
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Jacques Thank you for the lovely review and recommendation. We appreciate the fact that you took the time to share your experience. We hope you join is again for other Waterfront Charter experiences, all equally as wonderful as our Sunset Cruise. Regards The Waterfront...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on this cruise on a windy evening and it was freezing. The crew brought out blankets but there were only enough for one between 2 - there should have been enough for one each. There was no life jacket demonstration. However there was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michelle P
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Michelle Thank you for taking the time to share, we thrive on feedback and will certainly look to improve where we can. We will certainly address having more blankets aboard for chillier evenings. Regards The Waterfront Charters Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I started off so excited and ready to do this, we went on the 30min speed boating experience, there were two boats, one named the Spectre but I cant quite remember the other. But what they did explain was that the black boat is the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shuayb2019
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello! We are thrilled you enjoyed the experience. Thank you for taking the time to share in detail. We are a passionate team and receiving great feedback is just the cherry on the top. Regards The Waterfront Charters Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Funny and fun experience!!! Worth every penny spent... captain Thabiet's humor was excellent! Will send as many people I know on this bout as long as he is the Captain.

Thank Chewy_NR
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We couldn't agree more Chewy, thank you for taking the time to share. Regards The Waterfront Charters Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first time on a catamaran and it was such a great experience that I booked another sailing trip some hours later with the same company. Crew was professional, took care of everybody, took pictures if so wanted, they also pointed out when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dolphin888
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello! What a wonderful review. You have really just nailed it! We are a passionate team and love what we do however, safety is our first and foremost priority. We really look forward to hosting you again on more of our experiences the next time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just for the record: 27.01.2019. - Waterfront Cruises - Southern Cross Whatever service you provide, your priority should be customer health and safety. On this trip we never felt safe in the strong wind and big waves. Many times we felt the ship was going...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to finish our week in Cape Town in style, and boy did we succeed. There was just the 4 of us, and the sky was blue, and the wind just the right amount to get the sails up. A very reasonably priced bottle...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank foresthouse
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, What a lovely review - thank you for taking the time to share your experience in such detail. We are a passionate team who love what we do and receiving great feedback is just the cherry on the top. We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our trip with them. We wanted a bit of an adrenalin rush and choose the 30 minute speed boat trip. It is not a long experience but there is an hour option if you want. We all loved it espcially my kids...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nicola S
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nicola What a lovely detailed review - we are a passionate team who love what we do, and receiving great feedback such a this is just the cherry on the top. We hope you join us again for other Waterfront Charter Cruise experiences.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly crew. Plentiful fizz. Great views of the city, Table Mountain etc as the sun sets. We were also lucky enough to see dolphins, sun fish and ,remarkably in January, whales breaching. The captain turned the boat around and let us watch these magnificent creatures...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DrewDunlop
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a lovely review - thank you for taking the time to share your experience and rate us so highly Drew. It truly is a magical moment when we get to see marine life. We look forward to hosting you again on more Waterfront Charter...More

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Dale-Loretta
15 August 2016|
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We Are located in the V & A Waterfront , and that is at least 30 Minute Drive from Hout Bay . The Protea Hotel is in Town , which is close to the Waterfront .
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Hi Jaco, please could you provide us with an email address so our sales team can get in touch.
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