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We offer Daily Scheduled Cruises and also Options on Private charters . - Sunset Champagne Cruise - Seal and Harbour Cruises - Coastal Motor Cruises Private Charters between one and four hours with a minimum of 2 hours over sunset time . Boat...more
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| Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Shop 5 on Quay 5, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the sunset champagne cruise last night. The crew were great with bags of personality. It was a lovely sunset, we got a full sail, and just as the sun was dipping the Dolphins came out to frolic. We also had frequent sightings...More

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It's the cherry on the top when we receive great reviews like this! Thanks faxfan2016 We hope you join us again for more Waterfront Charter adventures.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We booked the sunset champagne cruise for our first night in Cape Town. We had pre-purchased vouchers online for a sunset champagne cruise and this gave us a 10% discount. The weather was perfect on our trip. We were first to board the Serenity at...More

Thank Kim G
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Kim Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review on your Waterfront Charters experience. It's wonderful to know that the whole experience, from booking the cruise to enjoying the sail, was seamless and memorable. We are a passionate crew, and getting...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

I was expecting to go out for just a normal tour the usual trip to see a few points of interest.The surprise came when this boat turned into a full sailing boat and all the crew went around making sure all the sails were correctly...More

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Ivan, Thank you for taking the time to share you and your son's experience. We are a passionate crew, and thoroughly love what we do as well as sharing the joy of sailing with our guests. This review is just cherry on the top!...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Liam, one of the staff on the boat poured us some shots and neglected to tell us that they weren’t free. He offered the drinks in such a manner that it seemed that he was pouring them as a freebie. As we were half way...More

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Jamie We apologise if there has been a misunderstanding, but our marketing material makes it clear that we offer a cash bar. As guests have varying needs when it comes to onboard refreshments it would be impossible to build in an ‘open bar’ to...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is the perfect way to see Table mountain, Lions head & enjoy a majestic sunset. The crew is friendly and the sparkling wine is smooth going down

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hello, thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are a passionate team, and getting lovely reviews is just an added bonus. We look forward to you joining us for more adventures with our crew. Regards The Waterfront Charters team.

Reviewed 9 July 2018

We loved ending our week in Cape Town with a sundownder on the catamaran. Really great company and beautiful view of Cape Town and Table Mountain. Highly recommend.More

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hello Jonathan Thanks so much for taking the time to write a lovely review - we thoroughly enjoy what we do and getting great feedback is just an added bonus. We look forward to hosting you for more wonderful sunset cruises. Regards The Waterfront Charters...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

My friend and I happened to be the only two people on Esperance at the specific time slot. Despite the fact that two is the bare minimum that they'll take the boat out with, the crew still made us feel very welcome and entertained us...More

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CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hello Catzdutz Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor, we are a passionate team and crew, and getting positive feedback such as this is a bonus. We look forward to hosting you on many more sailing experiences,and sharing more stories....More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My South African boyfriend and I went on a beautiful journey with Waterfront Charters. It was truly a magic moment. The crew was extremely welcoming and funny, especially Ricky ! They served us champagne at sunset on the bay. We even got the chance to...More

Thank Morganecp1008
CraigGirdleston, Owner at Waterfront Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Hello Morganecp1008 Thank you for your glowing review, we are a passionate team, and we really appreciate getting wonderful feedback such as this. We will definitely pass the compliment onto Ricky! We look forward to hosting you again in the future for more magical moments....More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic sunset champagne cruise aboard the Esperance schoner! The staff was exceptionally friendly and very generous with the champagne.

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

My experience with Waterfrontcharters ended with the telephone call made to redeem my vouchers for a trip for tomorrow, I booked for one specific trip (Coastal Motor Cruise - Southern Cross) but the gentleman, kept referring me to either the harbour trip of 30 minutes...More

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Dale-Loretta
15 August 2016|
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Response from CraigGirdleston | Property representative |
We Are located in the V & A Waterfront , and that is at least 30 Minute Drive from Hout Bay . The Protea Hotel is in Town , which is close to the Waterfront .
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Jaco V
15 August 2016|
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Hi Jaco, please could you provide us with an email address so our sales team can get in touch.
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