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Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises

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| Pier C, Havelock Marina, Havelock 7100, New Zealand
+64 3-574 2151
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Wonderful trip. Very informative and friendly guides. Gorgeous sounds. Small boat allows for... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Dana R
Fabulous afternoon

Very friendly, informative and enjoyable cruise. Deano was a great skipper, stopping off at a... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
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Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises Havelock Water Taxi in the Marlborough Sounds for fast, comfortable & efficient water transport throughout the Pelorus & Kenepuru Sound. Take a water taxi to your bach or holiday accommodation, enjoy a boat tour and a walk, mussel cruise, sightseeing & fishing tours in the Marlborough Sounds. We offer Scenic boat cruises all year round. If there is something you want to see in the Sounds, or if you just want to see 'around the Point'. We can take you on a guided tour and share many stories relating to the history of the area. As you travel through the spectacular Marlborough Sounds on our water taxi you will pass stunning native bush. We could stop for walks on tracks following the coastline, through beautiful bush and untouched forest.
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| Pier C, Havelock Marina, Havelock 7100, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Wonderful trip. Very informative and friendly guides. Gorgeous sounds. Small boat allows for personal interaction. This was a highlight of our trip.

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Very friendly, informative and enjoyable cruise. Deano was a great skipper, stopping off at a mussel farm to harvest some for an afternoon snack, then dropping us off at a pretty little bay for a ~1 hour walk through some beautiful native forest, before picking...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Rose & Russ we had a great day with you as well. Cheers Deano

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

On 4th February we joined Deano and pax on an unforgettable trip along the Pelorus Sounds. Deono went into fair detail about the program and set off with a good safety briefing. We cast of and first port of call was a mussel farm where...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Willem Thanks for your awesome review. I'm glad you had a great trip & enjoyed the mussels. Cheers Deano

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We went put with Deano today for a 3 hour trip up the Pelorous Sound. L9ved it. Very personal. Deano showed us the mussel farms. We had steamed green lipped mussels and a stunning walk between bays for about an hour on top of the...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you Colleen for your lovely review. Great having you on board Beachfeet . Cheers Deano

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My wife booked a cruise on Pelorus Sound as this area doesn't have the same walking tracks or road the Eastern half of Marlborough Sound has. So we were hoping to see some of the land forms and water bodies out this way. Instead we...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. The day always ends up being great when we have fantastic people on board who appreciate this lovely area. Cheers Deano

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

This was another highlight of our trip to NZ. Billed as a three hour cruise, we were out for way beyond that, skipper Deano was happy to take advantage of the great weather. He’s a really good guide to the Sounds and he takes every...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for the lovely review David it was a pleasure having you all on board and making it a great day. Cheers Deano

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A really fantastic afternoon out on Pelorus Sound with Dean of Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises. We had a superb time visiting different bays and hearing interesting info about the area. Dean dropped us off at a secluded bay for a beautiful bush walk...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Used this service to transport an elderly couple to their holiday home in the Sounds. Both have varying mobility issues but Deano was an absolute godsend!! Nothing was too much trouble and as their carer I felt incredibly well supported. The trip wouldn't have been...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The boat captain was very polite and made sure my family and I were happy with our trip. We arranged a tour through the tourist information shop and received exactly what we asked for at a reasonable price.

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Used the Pelorous Sound water taxi to take us out to Homewood Bay and back to Havelock, excellent service by both drivers, definitely recommend.

Thank Philippa P
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Would suggest contacting them directly.They have a website with email and phone numbers.
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