Rating Summary:
Rating: 4.5  1,377 rating points
# of Reviews Positive
Points
Negative
Points
= Overall
Rating
% Positive Average
Rating
Last 3 months 84 197 3 = 194 99% 4.6
Last 6 months 230 487 18 = 469 96% 4.4
Last 12 months 625 1,415 38 = 1,377 96% 4.5
All 5,415 11,407 388 = 11,019 95% 4.4
Ratings by Activity
(Each activity's ratings from the last 12 months)
Overall
Rating
% Positive Average
Rating
Whale and Dolphin Watching Adventure Tour 756 98% 4.6 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Priced Tuesday Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour 309 99% 4.7 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Day and Twilight Fishing Trips 228 87% 4.1 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
Catamaran Adventure Cruises 84 100% 4.9 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Priced Whale Watch (past event) 0 0% 0.0
1/2 Priced Catamaran Adventure Whale Watch Cruises 0 0% 0.0
Whale and Dolphin Watching Adventure Tour 0 0% 0.0
Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Group Type? Sort Descending
Rating: 5
Out of town family visiting
Wed, Jan 7, 15   12:00 PM hondacharlie Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Great day, excellent weather, well maintained equipment, staff exceeded all expectations

very good value
Rating: 5
Weather was perfect, & we saw one female whale
Tue, Jan 6, 15   2:00 PM HowardSallyS Male 70+ Local Family Without Children
We had a great time. Saw one female whale & followed her for a few minutes. Also saw a huge pod of Common Dolphins that put on a great show.
Rating: 5
The captain was very informative.
Tue, Jan 6, 15   2:00 PM knodeabode Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We saw a gray whale and mega pods of dolphins. Weather was beautiful and a great day to be on the ocean.
Rating: 5
Great tour with alot of information
Tue, Dec 30, 14   12:00 PM baker0679 Male 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
I brought my family out to Dana Point for the whale tour and was not disappointed. We got to follow a large Gray whale and seen the sea lions. What really impressed me was the tour guide and the knowledge he shared I left learning at least 10 new things about whales that I did not know...

Thank you
Rating: 4
Fun, but need better sound system!
Sat, Dec 27, 14   12:00 PM TaraRosen Female 20-29 Local Family Without Children
We really enjoyed our experience, and saw a few whales plus a hilarious pod of dolphins. The only problem was that the great information being shared by the encounter person was so muffled that we could only catch about 1/3 of what he was saying.
Rating: 4
Good experience
Sat, Nov 29, 14   2:00 PM benzhou Male 60-69 Local Family Without Children
Little hard to find a good observation spot due to crowds. It's a fair deal for another free adventure as no whale was observed. Will come with children again.
Rating: 5
Dont miss this
Tue, Nov 18, 14   2:00 PM ErlingVivi Male 50-59 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
It was a fantastic time om sea, saw vhales and dolphins and a very informative and helpfull Crew. Will surely be om the chedule for ny next trip to the States.
Rating: 5
Enjoyable experience
Tue, Nov 18, 14   10:00 AM Jameshepker Male 70+ Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We enjoyed our whale watching adventure. The weather was delightful and the crew knew where to find an abundance of dolphins and whales for us to observe.
Rating: 5
Boat trip on Dana Point
Fri, Nov 14, 14   10:00 AM Pearlferret Male 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
This was quite an adventure. There was so much to see, where to begin? Best of all we spotted a humpback whale which was remarkable since it was in November! Another wonderful part of the tour was the large pod of dolphins that were swimming along side the boat. Then another type of dolphin species also joined in the act, swimming out a little farther. The captain of the boat was very informative on the different types of marine life we encountered. We also went by a large buoy that had 6 seals perched on top, & were able to get very close for perfect photo opportunities. I would love to do this again if in the area again.
Rating: 5
These guys know what they're doing!
Wed, Nov 5, 14   2:00 PM kat92115 Female 70+ Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our trip was wonderful - easy to book and we left on time. The boat had more than enough room on it for everyone to sit comfortably and see everything that was to be seen. My husband and I took our daughter and her fiancee' and we all had a wonderful time. The captain knew exactly where to go to find marine life. We saw a humpback whale and several hundred common dolphin. The trip would have been relaxing and worthwhile on its own, nut seeing such amazing creatures up close was incredible. Our daughter is a professional photographer and she captured some fabulous shots that will help us to always remember this adventure. WE would most certainly do this again.
Rating: 5
awesome
Thu, Oct 23, 14   12:00 PM smhammen Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
awesome experience we got to see Mr.October a hump back whale numerous times on our two hour cruise, he was blowing and breaching.We also saw a few dolphins.The captain went out of his way to make sure we continued to see the whale. I highly recommend taking this cruise, will take the cruise again if we ever get the chance.
Rating: 5
Awesome trip! Beautiful views! Put us on the fish!
Wed, Oct 15, 14   10:00 AM gailwall Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
I was a little skeptical to book a trip on the pacific coast on a bigger boat with 20+ other strangers. Past experiences on other large fishing boats have been very disappointing. After talking to some locals, they assured me this was different and they were so right! The price was extremely reasonable, the captain & mates very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable and everyone caught fish! I highly recommend fishing with them and if I get back to the Orange County area, I will certainly book again!
Rating: 5
Anniversary vacation to SO Cal
Thu, Oct 9, 14   4:00 PM 20years Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We had a great time on our whale watching cruise. We were on an anniversary holiday and wanted to keep things low-key. It was super easy to get to the venue and we saw lots of marine life. Literally hundreds of dolphins came over to 'play' with us. Seals joined in... and a whale made a special appearance.

Highly recommend. Even if the whales stay hidden, just seeing the dolphins made it well worth it.
Rating: 5
Had a great time.
Sat, Oct 4, 14   6:30 AM penianna Female 50-59 Local Family Without Children
My husband and I really enjoyed the whole experience . From start to finish the staff on board and off where so helpfull and kind. It really made the trip wroth taking . I'm sure we will be booking with Dana point Warf again in the near future.
Rating: 4
1/2 Day Fishing Trip
Sat, Sep 27, 14   6:30 AM dogcaller1 Male 40-49 Local Family Without Children
Went with my brother and (adult) nephews on a 1/2 day boat. Crew was great, fishing was good, and the price was right. Good time and good price; I'll do it again.