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Ivanhoe Sea Safaris

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Hawe Street | Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 0556
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Big 5 Sea Safari in Walker Bay from Gansbaai
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A typical trip will have you exploring our magnificent coastline and bay while looking for whales, dolphins, sharks, seals and seabirds. Apart from the Southern Right Whales, we are able to view Brides Whales, Humpback Whales and possibly even Great White Sharks.There are many Cape Fur Seals, African Penguins, Dolphins, Sunfish and plenty of coastal marine birds to been seen whilst out at sea.
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Hawe Street | Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai, Overstrand 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Oh boy what a treat….. Booked with Ivanhoe cause the number of good reviews on TA. We did a shark trip in the morning, what a disappointment, but our trip on Ivanhoe made the day for us. The boat is a good size for the...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Small boat with enough space for a small group of people. Very kind friendly and knowledgeable crew, would definitely go again!

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant trip with informative and friendly Captain! Glad we went on the trip. Saw Southern Right whales including calf and mother playing in shallow water

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous. Really happy we went and great crew. The whales were awesome. Definitely repeat again next time.

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff! Super excited for whale watching as it was my first time! We saw a lot of whales within the nature reserve. Once in a lifetime experience!

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We took a trip today at 10am from Gansbaai. Booking via phone was perfectly easy and very customer oriented (confirmation and all info was sent via mail as well as WhatsApp). We took the sea sickness pills as recommended (you get them in the close...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Picked up bang on time from my guest house by Dennis for a semi private ( only one more lady) drive to Gaansbai for a whale trip. A wonderful trip out to see the whales ( saw 7 including calves) on a smallish vessel well...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent service from booking right through to the excursion itself, very well briefed & guided throughout. The highlight of our trip, thank you! Oh & the whales were spectacular too 😉

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Went with Ivanhoe on trip to see Southern right whales and couldn't have asked for a better view. The crew were all incredibly knowledgeable and always respectful of the whales throughout, luckily for us the whales came right up to the boat. We witnessed mating...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

With my wife and two kids, we drove two hours from Cape Town. We got into the boat and found no seats except inside the cabin. When we complained about it to the instructor/driver, he suggested that we leave and get a refund. It is...More

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ivanhoeseasafaris, Owner at Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear Greenbelt6862, The management of Ivanhoe Sea Safaris, take any complaint or criticism very seriously. We are very sorry you felt that your trip with us was spoiled and you were unable to enjoy the viewing experience on the day. My understanding is we had...More

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27 October 2017|
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Response from BurySt_EdmundsTrevor | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I took this tour in September and saw breaching whales and mothers and their calves. Of course you cannot predict nature so this is no guarantee you will see anything-however this outfit are very professional and... More
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Whales arrive in June and leave December.
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