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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises

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269 Millway, Barnstable, MA 02630-1102
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We had the most amazing tour today, from the minute we arrive in the car park to getting off the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sir_Barters
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Amazing!

Last minute thought for something to do but should definitely be part of your trip. The boat was so... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
CMCG64
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the most amazing tour today, from the minute we arrive in the car park to getting off the boat every member of staff were extremely welcoming and very polite. The boat was only a quarter full and very clean and tidy , and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Last minute thought for something to do but should definitely be part of your trip. The boat was so clean, the staff very pleasant. The amount of whales and dolphins we saw yesterday was amazing. They were so close and very active. Definitely bring warm...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I went on this whale watching trip on a Thursday in May. The boat was about a third full so there was plenty of room for passengers to walk around and find a spot at the rail to view the whales. There...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think it was a matter of luck, but it was the best I have experienced. Boat in excellent condition and water was smooth as a lake.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was not our first whale watching tour, but I’d have to say it was the best, in terms of the sheer number of whales we were fortunate enough to see. The boat is of a good size and as it was not full on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a marvelous time. I’ll admit that the ride out was long but I forgot all about that when we started seeing whales. We saw humpbacks, minkes and fin whales. We were also delighted by the dolphins that were with the whales. A little...More

Thank Teaxasborn5
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Jonathan B, Guest Relations Manager at Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your adventure and thanks so much for the kind words regarding our staff and crew. Hope you enjoy the summer!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome day! Have sailed a couple of times with them. Boat clean and well maintained. Staff well informed and offers great insight to whales. This weeks tour provided a bit more challenging for finding whales but they were persistent. Six and a half hours later...More

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Jonathan B, Guest Relations Manager at Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy you enjoyed, even at slow speed. We have both an obligation and commitment to protecting the North Atlantic right whales. So even though our trip ended up being long one, it sure was worth going that extra mile! Enjoy your summer! Jon

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve found the Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises by chance on the internet and I couldn’t have been more lucky. Great service, great experience and great boat. Perfect for a family with kids as it has everything on board that you may need, a clean bathroom...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This cruise was wonderful. The boat was clean and comfortable. The cruise director was extremely knowledgeable and easy to understand. The trip included viewing several different whale groups and we got close for pictures.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great narratives by trained specialists. This is one company that respects the creatures they are viewing. You get to see lots of whales and other ocean creatures without disrupting them.

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Natasha A
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Response from Jonathan B | Property representative |
Hi Natasha, We are scheduled to run tomorrow (Wednesday) at 11am, on Saturday at 12:30pm, and on Sunday at 10am. Tickets are $53 for adults. Because of speed restrictions in place to protect critically endangered North... More
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Rachelle S
13 April 2018|
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Response from jlrusthoven | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase food from their small kitchen onboard. I only had coffee, so I Can't recommend anything. It is an excellent tour though.
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