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Caught the 'tail end' of the whalewhatchng season.

A brilliant tour, well organised and great fun. We were supplied with wet gear which was just as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Genepy
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Alvechurch, United Kingdom
Only book when you’re on the island

Was really hoping to catch the whale migration however the season was over as explained by the tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jessikah_Simpson
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A brilliant tour, well organised and great fun. We were supplied with wet gear which was just as well as there were high winds and a big swell. The driver was skilled and the commentary was informative. Definitely a must do when on 'Rotto' unless...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Genepy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was really hoping to catch the whale migration however the season was over as explained by the tour guide I booked online a couple of weeks earlier Our trip was only on the north side of the island due to strong winds down south If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jessikah_Simpson
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Not one for roller coaster or speed I don’t know how we ended up booking this trip ! Howevyas it turned out I wouldn’t have missed it for the world. Damian the skipper was a very good driver and the guy doing the commentary/ helping...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Westleighbandb
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Rottnest adventure tour is a must. This was a great experience, very well organised and very informative plus loads of fun. Seeing the whales in their natural habitat was amazing and the seals were so cute perched up in the rocks. Thanks for a fab...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yem44d
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We did the Rottnest Express, then the Adventure Boat Ride followed by the bur tour. The Adventure Boat was amazing and the bonus was it was whale-watching season and the whales obliged. The quokkas being free range everywhere on the island make for great photos.Plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PopandAlf
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I flew to Rottnest island with a friend of mine to find basically nothing worth looking at. Although the Perth residents appeared to like the place although many I talked to had never been there. A ferry will take you there but don’t expect to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 502Sleepy1
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This beach is beautiful. We can see the lighthouse at all times. The dunes are attractive as well and there are boulders and stones on the beach and in the ocean. While exploring we saw some marsupials. They were so cute! This is truly worthwhile...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We spent a week in the beautiful city of Perth and decided to do a days trip to Rottnest. It was about $160/$170 per person for the ferry, bike hire and the Whale watching trip from the island. It was an absolutely fantastic day, the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Grover1665
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This island is absolutely worth a day of your time. In retrospect, I wish I had booked a 2-3 day trip. There are 19 destinations in the map, all filled with coves and beaches. There is a hop on hop off bus for 20 AUD,...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank Kelly-Emma22
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an ideal location to spend the whole day. Renting bikes if you are young or with kids is a must as it gives you access to the whole island. The scenery is breath taking and ideal to visit in summer or spring time....More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Radhisha P
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Response from FrancesMKB | Reviewed this property |
The weather at that time of year is often wet, as it's the middle of winter which may limit the activities you can do. There is a bus that goes around the Island as well as tours on a bus. If you are in good health and fit... More
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