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Animal Ocean Seal Snorkeling

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Address: | Houtbay Harbor, Hout Bay 7800, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 72 296 9132
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Description: Seal Snorkeling with Animal Ocean is the ultimate wildlife experience for...
Seal Snorkeling with Animal Ocean is the ultimate wildlife experience for the adventurous. Plunge into the cold Atlantic Ocean and swim with hundreds of Cape Fur seals. Interact with them in their environment and on their terms. This half day excursion is suited for people who do not get seasick, are strong swimmers and love the ocean.
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An absolute must!

I am a local diver and snorkeller and think Steve and his crew are just top of the top! He does it for the love of the ocean which shows in everything he does: he is really... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I am a local diver and snorkeller and think Steve and his crew are just top of the top! He does it for the love of the ocean which shows in everything he does: he is really committed to the environment, is protective and respectful of the ocean life but also a great person who is concerned about your personal... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Growing up on the west coast of South Africa and always by the ocean, I didn't think seal snorkeling would be all that. Seals are everywhere on land. Was i pleasantly surprised! It is a completely different experience in the water. They play with you, and sometimes mock you! It is unreal. By far one of the best things I... More 

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This was such a great experience. The crew is extremely personable! One person in my group had some fears and the guys noticed this, worked with him and helped him to have an incredible experience. The seals came out in droves when our boat arrived and were playing with us as much as we were playing with them. They would... More 

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Hermanus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Dealing with International Volunteer groups, I have referred many for Seal Snorkeling and 100% feedback of 5 stars for this attraction. Definately one of the highlights of every travel itinerary. Must have on your bucket list! Customer service is of high value. Please just remember that this is a weather dependant attraction. Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Absolutely the best! Friendly and proffessional people. Helped my son who as a first time snorkeller panicked a bit. Highly recommended. You cant get enough of the seals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

That description sums it up the best for me. These animals are extremely playful, curious, and sweet, its quite a treat to share the ocean with them. If you have an ounce of animal lover in you, you cant help but to have a great experience. The staff's personality matches that of the animals: ultra-friendly. Their professionalism and attention to... More 

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Saint Gratien
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great great experience! Seals are so fun, to swim with tens of them is just magic. Thanks to the team, very professional and helpful. If you visit Cape Town, you have to do this!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It's really easy to enjoy it. Seals are everywhere! They're very playful and do no harm. It was the best moment of my last trip to Cape Town for sure. The number 1 reason I strongly recommend Animal Ocean's seal snorkeling is the amazing staff. They really care about safety and you feel very confortable even if it's your first... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I was totally blown away by this experience! What a wonderful feeling to have extremely playful baby seals swimming all around you, blowing bubbles and doing backflips. Steve, who took us on his boat, is a such a wonderful person- filled with passion and knowledge about the ocean. This is definitely a must-do activity in Cape Town to really experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This company had so many great TA reviews we thought we'd give them a shot. We've always wanted to snorkel with seals and this seemed like to place to do it. Well, they lived up to their reputation because they were great! Everything worked well. When we arrived at Hout Bay, they were waiting for everyone with very nice new... More 

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Address: | Houtbay Harbor, Hout Bay 7800, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 72 296 9132
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay

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