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Northwest Seaplanes

Renton, WA, USA
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About Northwest Seaplanes
Northwest Seaplanes offers Seattle Tour Flights from south Lake Washington, scheduled and charter flights to the San Juan Islands and British Columbia's Inside Passage. Looking for a tour of Seattle? We offer exclusive charter tours of Seattle. Ideal for groups of four to six passengers. Since 1988. Friday Harbor Seaplanes offers daily scheduled flights to and from South Lake Washington and San Juan Island. We are conveniently located just 15 minutes from Sea Tac Airport and have shuttle service available between our location and Sea Tac. Whether you are travelling up to Friday Harbor for a stay or day trip, we offer a scenic 50 minute seaplane connection. Tour Flights options are also available from Friday Harbor.
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Overview
Fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor on a 6-passenger seaplane, and enjoy spectacular aerial views of the San Juan Islands. Flying over the San Jan Islands is a great way to take in the scale of the hundreds of islands, coves, and remote beaches that line the Washington coast, and you’ll touch down in the charming island town of Friday Harbor, which is linked to the mainland by ferry.
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Andrea Young wrote a review Jul 2021
Calaveras County, California5 contributions
Our pilot Jason was fantastic; super nice and knowledgeable and took us on a 30 minute tour over the islands, Orcas Island and back to Friday Harbor. Take off and landing were so SMOOTH! Taking the flight the first day on San Juan Island was the way to go! Cheers!
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Date of experience: July 2021
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Mike F wrote a review Jul 2021
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Extremely nice experience. Michelle was fun and very professional to work with for making the reservations as well as our boarding experience. We flew from Seattle to Friday Harbor to join an REI Adventure. 7 days later we flew back from Friday Harbor to Seattle. The pilots were very experienced and pointed out things along the way. My lady friend even got to sit in the co-pilot's seat on the flight out in the DeHaviland Otter. We flew in a Beaver on the return flight. I would definitely use Friday Harbor Seaplanes any time I travel to the San Juans.
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Date of experience: July 2021
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Andy C wrote a review Jul 2021
Seattle, Washington4 contributions
Michelle took good care of the three of us! I'm an aviation expert with decades of engineering and mechanical, as well as airlines experience. This team is bar none the best! Although I have flown over five million miles, I had never had the privilege to fly on a seaplane. It was on my bucket list. It was either Seattle or the Maldives. Oh well, I got off cheap. Thank you Denver and Michelle. All the best. Andy Chan
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Date of experience: July 2021
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Kim N wrote a review Jul 2021
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Brad was our pilot, very friendly & knowledgeable. It was a great experience, beautiful scenery & we were lucky enough to see 3 orca whales! This was a birthday gift, and it was well worth it! Highly recommended!!!
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Date of experience: July 2021
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Heidi C wrote a review Jul 2021
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Steve, our pilot was sensational. We were greeted by name, promptness, and courtesy. They took our bags and explained the flight procedure. Steve pointed out areas of interest as we flew over Seattle to the San Juan Island. He even circled around a pod of playful whales to give us a better look. It was a smooth flight and a fun day for our whole family!
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Date of experience: July 2021
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