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Celebration Cruises

219 Stearns Wharf Ste G, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3581
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Successful Whale Watching Cruise

Our 4 year old grandson had a great time watching the whales spout and swim off the shore of Santa... read more

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rspaisley54
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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We were cruising down California and wanted to go Whale Watching in Santa Barbara. We originally... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Ian A
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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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A boat for all occasions; Luxury cruising aboard, "Azure Seas", a multi-level 70' yacht with a full bar. Perfect for Sunset Cruises, Coastal Cruises, Whale Watching and Private Charters leaving from the historic Stearns Wharf in Santa Barbara. Enjoy a narrated tour or private charter on the happiest boat in Santa Barbara, Lil' Toot. With a smile on his bow and bubbles coming from his stack. Celebrating 15 years of smiles on the water. Departs from the Harbor and Stearns Wharf. Whisper is all electric and well appointed. Enjoy a one hour cruise with up to 6 family and friends for just $99, including a US Coast Guard captain to drive for you. Perfect for birthdays, getting together with friends, engagements, etc.
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219 Stearns Wharf Ste G, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3581

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Reviewed yesterday

Our 4 year old grandson had a great time watching the whales spout and swim off the shore of Santa Barbara on this cruise. It was comfortable for the adults as well with beverages available and indoor and outdoor viewing areas. I will be back...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were cruising down California and wanted to go Whale Watching in Santa Barbara. We originally chose another company but they cancelled our tour due to the Cruise ship buying the whole boat and charging twice as much. Anyway after a further search Celebration Cruises...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had di much fun!😊 it was a Beautiful sunny day, waters where com. Whales were behaving saw a few spots. Azure Seas The staff amazing, knowledgable,very attentive we just had the best time. Book a trip, go have a good time

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great time, even though the weather wasn’t the best. The captain took us to a spot where we saw a couple of whales and on the way back in he spotted some more and we spent a little extra time watching. There...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Azure Seas is the Bees knees when it comes to Whale Watching in Santa Bárbara. Captain Taylor is a professional whale whisperer and the crew top notch.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a fun ride and all the crew on the boat are courteous. We went there for whale watching and was able to see whales, Dolphins and it was perfect weather in SB.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time at the Whale watching Cruise in Santa Barbara. Friendly Staff and outstanding customer service. If you need to get away from life for two hours to enjoy yourself and relax, this is it. Thank You!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a friendly crew; informative captain and cooperative whales!! We were very pleasantly surprised to see so many whales within a short distance from shore and were lucky to have a naturalist aboard to answer questions. The whole experience was memorable and the camaraderie on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We cruised the Santa Barbara Channel for two hours and enjoyed ourselves. The on board naturalist gave a brief introduction to the denizens of the channel as we motored out of the harbor. Regrettably, we saw no whales or dolphins. But...we were offered a free,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great cruise! We used groupon and got a good deal/ drink coupons (though it only worked for beer as far as alcohol goes). Staff was attentive, providing great service, and educational! It took us a while to find some whales, but we did.

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