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Sunlover Reef Cruises

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Sunlover Reef Cruises is proudly Australian owned and operated. Since our beginnings in 1991, we have introduced over 1.3 million guests to the natural wonders of The Great Barrier Reef. Our eco-certified and award-winning tours take guests to...more
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Spence Street | Reef Fleet Terminal Tenancy 3, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4050 1333
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic day we have had! We booked with one of the hundreds of agents that line The streets of Cairns. There are so many of these tours you don't have a clue which one to pick. By walking in and asking the agent...More

4  Thank 160becky305
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 July 2013

I travelled through Australia from Apr. 5th to 15th, 2013 with wonderful experience except for the tour provided by Sunlover Reef Cruises (http://www.sunlover.com.au/). The below are the facts I with other tourists encountered on Apr. 13th, 2013. 1. On the day of check in,I was...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

8 of us all jumped on board the boat to begin our day out at the reef! 7 of us were snorkeling. We had one experienced member, the other 6 had been practicing in our pool at our holiday home. As we looked down into...More

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Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Robyn_256, Thank you for reviewing Sunlover Reef Cruises. What a lovely day for you all! Good on you for having a practice first-it can be intimidating having a go at snorkelling for the first time in the ocean. Sounds like everyone nailed it! Your...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day with the crew from Sunlover Reef Cruises. There were many other tour operators but we chose this one and were very happy we did. The catamaran was smooth, spacious and fast. We enjoyed the talks on coral and on snorkeling....More

Thank JoeandKay
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi JoeandKay, Thank you for your review of Sunlover Reef Cruises! Sounds like you had a wonderful day out! We love that you enjoyed our spacious catamaran and especially love that we can let our team know that you appreciated them on the day. It...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend the day a Moore reef with Sunlover Cruises. Lots of coral and beautiful fish. the staff were great as were the facilities.More

Thank David C
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi David C, Thank you so much for your review of Sunlover Reef Cruises! We are so happy you enjoyed your day! The weather is just perfection right now! Hopefully you get a chance to come back and visit us soon. We will pass on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought this day trip prior to leaving the UK, this was for my husband our two friends and myself. From the moment we arrived at the jetty we knew it was going to be good! The staff were friendly and enthusiastic and the ferry...More

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Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Navigate452565, Thank you so much for your review of Sunlover Reef Cruises! We really appreciate the level of detail that you have described in your review. After all, the more information the better for future guests! It sounds like such beautiful conditions and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was absolutely fun in Moore reef and Fizroy island. Lucky us, had great and beautiful day in the ocean without high waves. Two days are similar but different in your preparation. Catamaran stops at Fizroy island after 45 min then go further to Moore...More

Thank Jisu P
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jisu P, Thank you for reviewing Sunlover Reef Cruises! Your review is so good-it's extremely informative and exactly what our future guests would like to know. We are so happy you had such a wonderful day out with us but we agree-one day makes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a local, I've done trips with a handful of the reef trip companies and today I went with these guys. If I'm perfectly honest, I was disappointed. Was the reef amazing, of course, but there was very little attention to service and experience and...More

Thank Amy F
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amy F, Thank you for taking the time to review Sunlover Reef Cruises. Every review helps us to make changes and we really appreciate locals taking the time as you know the products so well! As Sunlover Reef Cruises is one of the biggest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked with Sunlover Reef as they have a pontoon. So in case I had low energy then I could rest on the pontoon and enjoy the other free activities. There were plenty of staff to help the guests & safety was a high priority....More

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Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi drjoe27, Thank you for reviewing Sunlover Reef Cruises! This is great advice for our future guests! The snorkel tour is definitely worth it. We love snorkelling but the added information about the reef really maximises the experience. Pablo is incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the introductory diving with my wife and 14 years old daughter with the coaching and supervisions of diver Fabio from Chile, super professional and easy going guy. Everything went on perfectly, even with the appearance of this big fish called Wally in our...More

Thank Fernando R
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Fernando R, Thank you so much for your lovely review of Sunlover Reef Cruises! We cannot wait to pass on the positive review to Fabio! These reviews really make the teams day. Hopefully you have memories to last a lifetime. Thank you so much!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good trip out to see the reef on Sunlover. It was a full load of 350 people most activities were crowded. Lunch was a rush and there were people who sat for a long time and food seem to be barely sufficient....More

Thank Margaret P
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Margaret P, Thank you for taking the time to review Sunlover Reef Cruises! It's a lot to take in, we understand. We are constantly looking at ways to facilitate the day to ensure that our guests get the most out of their visit. Without...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started the day at Cairns marina boarding our boat ready to the trip out to Moore Reef. The boat was 3/4 full with a mix of overseas and local tourists. the staff were very friendly and willing to talk about the boat the reef...More

Thank David C
Sunloverreefcruises, Manager at Sunlover Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David C, Thank you so much for reviewing Sunlover Reef Cruises! We really appreciate the feedback! We love that the pontoon is big enough to feel quite spacious too. We provide a bunch of activities in the hopes that everyone can experience the majestic...More

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Claire G
29 May 2018|
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Response from Sunloverreefcruises | Property representative |
Hi Claire G, Our Moore Reef Tour is the tour that we run every day! There is a slide, enclosed children's water area (where the fish swim in and out of) and plenty of activities to suit all ages. We place a lot of emphasis... More
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SubhadeepS3
12 January 2018|
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Response from Sunloverreefcruises | Property representative |
Hi Subhadeep, You have to book the pickup directly through us :) Please call 1800 810 512 and a member of our team will happily organise this for you. Kind regards, Sunlover Reef Cruises Management
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Jenny K
9 January 2016|
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Response from Sunloverreefcruises | Property representative |
Hi Jenny K, Thank you for your question regarding our Sunlover By Starlight exclusive overnight reef experience. As this is still a new product, we are yet to receive any Trip Advisor reviews. We greatly appreciate any... More
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