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Taking a seaplane flight is a quintessential Pacific Northwest experience and Kenmore Air makes it easy to enjoy the unique thrill of flying off Lake Union and soaring over one of the most beautiful regions in the world. Everyone gets a window seat...more
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950 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-3523
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We stumbled on the Kenmore Air seaplane flights as we were staying in the Residence Inn a block or so away and saw from our balcony the planes landing and taking off from Lake Union. The price was reasonable ($96 per person) and the 20...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great way to see the area but from a floatplane! It was a beautiful day for flying at about 4000 feet and being able to see out of both sides of the plane! My friend was able to ride in the co-pilot seat...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chartered a plane to the San Juan Islands and the weather was questionable. Kenmore Air was right on top of the weather and allowed me to cancel at any time. We ended up not cancelling, the weather cleared and we had a spectacular day.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing seaplanes operating on the East River of our home city of New York, my 4 year old had been saying for months that he wanted to go on a "water airplane". When visiting Seattle he again saw a water airplane fly by our...More

Thank Tjsnyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great flight to and from Friday Harbor to go whale watching with my 12 year old daughter. Easy check in and less than 2 miles from our hotel the Marriott waterfront. Smooth flight on an otter with plenty of room and amazing views. Highly recommend!!

Thank Frankenod
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently flew Kenmore Airlines for the first time from Seattle to Friday Harbor R/T for the day. Time on the island would be limited, and this was my first seaplane experience. I'm very adventurous and was beyond excited to take my first ride. I...More

Thank joiacalderaro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the passenger audio system did not work when we flew. So we did not know where we were or the sights we were flying over. We had a lady pilot. The landing and take off were both good. I just wished she had explained things...More

Thank frequenttraveler8242
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Little airline. Very accommodating. Everyone knows your name and super helpful & friendly! This is a reasonably priced getaway anyone can fit into their schedule

Thank patriciapigott
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We did the Mt. Ranier and Mt. St. Helen's Volcano Tour -- 90 minutes, and the scenery was breathtaking. The pilot flew to Mt. Ranier, and went almost all the way around it, did a U-turn so everyone could get teh same view, then headed...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Kenmore provide a very efficient, on time service. The sea plane to and from Friday Harbor is magical and the shuttle to and from SeaTac prompt and comfortable. I’ll be using them again.

Thank Hilary P
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Girlskout
23 July 2018|
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Response from Sharon J | Reviewed this property |
The San Juan’s issue was a private plane. Anyway our experience has always been great with Kenmore.
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jimntrey
28 June 2018|
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Response from timinorlando | Reviewed this property |
I was unable to find the info on their website, so you might want to call them. I suspect that a seaplane will be the only option.
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low274
6 April 2018|
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Response from Todd B | Property representative |
Great question! We'll either fly the de Havilland Beaver (seats up to 6 passengers) or the de Havilland Otter (seats up to 10 passengers). Which plane is determined by need (how many tickets are booked), so it's not... More
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