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Sub Sea Explorer

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The most popular coral and fish viewing in Coral Bay - GUARANTEED. The Sub Sea Explorer is the only semi-submersible tourist vessel in Western Australia and was purpose-built to allow passengers to go below deck for a 360 degree look at the...more
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Robinson Street | Shop 12, Coral Bay Arcade, Coral Bay, Western Australia 6701, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though you can snorkel out to the reef on your own, we took this tour because they provided all the gear and I could stay in the glass bottom boat and take pictures of the fish and my family swimming with them. We even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank r8ter2018
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review - we are the most popular coral viewing tour in Coral Bay so come back and see us again in Coral Bay or try out our Ship Wreck tour at Rottnest Island - a real hit with the kids. Peter

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I've not seen or been on a trip of thus type before. Basically it's a boat that has been furnished with viewing windows below the water line. Fantastic idea and great way to see the amazing coral reef and fish without getting wet or if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Jasmine, Thanks very much for your accurate summary of the best coral and fish viewing vessel on the Ningaloo Reef, the famous Sub Sea Explorer. I am delighted that you had such a great time. Come and see us in November at Rottnest Island...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

My partner and I were the only ones on this time, I was snorkeling and he was observing. We could not have asked or expected more. The skipper and our wonderful guide were fantastic. Very informative, professional and kind. Defiantly would go again with this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank smr287
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks ever so much for your really kind words. The Sub Sea Explorer is the only semi-submersible vessel on the Ningaloo Reef and the most popular tour by far. Please come and see us at Rottnest Island for the Summer season too! You'll see ship...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We chose this tour mainly so that our kids could get the chance to observe marine life without snorkelling but we ended up having a great time too. The crew was really nice and patient, the ocean was beautiful and we really enjoyed taking turn...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jolil79
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Jolil79, Thanks for the great review, and yes, we agree that the Sub Sea Explorer is the best vessel in Western Australia for kids (big and little) to see all the brightly coloured fish that live over the Ningaloo Reef. Many thanks again and...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour, very interesting! The staff were very accommodating and friendly. Definitely recommended!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank touringaus2018
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. We always try and please our passengers with great tours. Welcome back any time. Sub Sea Team.

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Great experience, thank you. Very professional staff, very knowledgeable and very nice. Coral was spectacular! This boat has the advantage of not being weather-dependent.More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank zandogran
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks very much for your kind review. Our vessel is a semi-submersible where you sit below the water line and watch the fish and corals from windows on the sides of the vessel. We are proud that we own the only semi-submersible on the Ningaloo...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely experience In coral bay. Booking was easy, getting there easy, very attentive and passionate staff onboard. We're very accommodating to us and our 4 year old twins even when it came to snorkeling. The marine biologist was great ;)

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great one hour tour of the coral this morning. Stunning views and great crew with lots of information shared. Thanks guys 😎

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank LG_1415
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks LG_1415! The best way to see the Ningaloo Reef by far. Come aboard the Sub Sea Explorer any day.

Reviewed 17 August 2017

It was a great way to view the reef. The crew were friendly and knowledgeable and we anchored up at an excellent place for snorkeling. The boat definitely offered a different perspective on the reef from the more traditional glass bottom boats, seeing outwards rather...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jtriffitt
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thanks for your review and comments. Yes, we are proud that we are the best and most popular way to see the reef. Having a semi-submersible vessel rather than a glass bottom is certainly a BIG advantage. Many thanks again, Peter.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Sub Sea Explorer, fantastic and knowledgeable crew who made the trip for us. 5 plus stars. The veiwing from the glass bottomed boat and the snorkeling was out of this world. Laid back crew making everyone more than welcome. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank hahdrouin
Peter T, Owner at Sub Sea Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks very much for your lovely comments, we certain do everything we can to make sure your trip across the World Class Ningaloo Reef is something you'll never forget. Clearly it worked! Peter

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