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Deep Cove Charters

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46 Westmere Pl, Manapouri 9679, New Zealand
+64 3-249 6828
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Exceptional!!

Wow!! What a unbelievable experience. Chris and Travis went above and beyond with their service... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sharee H
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Paradise on earth

I have been traveling to the a South Island each January for the last ten years and the one place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dwf1234
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Haverhill, United Kingdom
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46 Westmere Pl, Manapouri 9679, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wow!! What a unbelievable experience. Chris and Travis went above and beyond with their service. The food was delicious, the information Chris gave us about Doubtful was amazing and the boat was very clean and very comfortable. We all wanted to stay another night. A...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been traveling to the a South Island each January for the last ten years and the one place that I hadn't visited was Fiordland, so this year I decided that this would be the year. Friends recommend that I went on an overnight...More

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DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. We love what we do and it makes it so much easier when we have fantastic people onboard. Come see us again. Pretty sure you are Duncan but apologies if you are not. All the best Di

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing overnight cruise with 6 couples (maximum). We had an unbelievable amount of crayfish for lunch with a yummy salad. We really enjoyed fishing (me for the first time!) and all the information Chris told us about Doubtful Sound. Whilst I was...More

Thank Fiona P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chris is awesome, and this trip runs like clockwork. It's a rare treat to visit somewhere so amazing, and a miracle to do it in such good hands. Fishing? Check. Kayaking? Check. Heart-stopping scenery? Check. Crayfish pots pulled from the sea? Check. Comfortable king bed...More

Thank WhirledTravlr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chris did a wonderful job with the tour. The Doubtful Sound does not allow many boats so you feel like you are in the middle of nowhere and have it all to yourself. The boat is quaint and fun to meet the other travelers. It...More

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DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the words of praise James. Doubtful Sound is pretty amazing. Take care. Di

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we found Deep Cove Charters when we were trying to book an overnight cruise. This must be the best outfit to go with. All the other reviews say it all. Great scenery, wildlife and food with a real personal touch from Chris and...More

1  Thank Angelamacph
DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy to meet you Angela. Hopefully we might see you again one day. Take care. Di, Chris +Travis

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't speak highly enough of our overnight trip. Great food (thanks Travis), wonderful explanations and commentary ( thanks Chris), just a totally blow your mind trip. Dolphins, Albatross, crayfish, seals, beautiful scenery, kayaking, swimming, fishing. We explored all 3 arms and the main channel of...More

1  Thank karen p
DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your wonderful words Karen. We do try to make sure everyone has a wonderful time. This summer is the best. Take care. Di

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our overnight in Doubtful Sound early January was the highlight of an incredible south island trip. Chris and Travis are the perfect team to deliver this experience, they work together to create a calm, relaxed and knowledge based experience in the remote and beautiful Doubtful...More

Thank Kathy T
DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kathy it is so nice to take out New Zealanders. We all tend to travel overseas. Thanks for visiting. Di

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two big thumbs up to Captain Chris and his son Travis for providing a truly extraordinary experience during our overnight cruise at incredible Doubtful Sound. Simply put, this is a must do.

Thank Bob V
DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the praise Bob. Wonderful meeting you. Di

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not enough adjectives to describe this wonderful experience. We were so well looked after and treated to some amazing sights. The whole experience was unforgettable.

Thank 435jeanettew
DCChart, Owner at Deep Cove Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Was great meeting you Jeanette. Take care of yourselves. Di

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