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Harbour Air Seaplanes

Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
+1 800-665-0212
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Come aboard for a scenic seaplane flight and experience an authentic west coast way of life! Out here, this is how we travel for work, for fun & sometimes just for the view! Join us for a tour or scheduled flight today and see BC the way we do. You've come all the way west, the only direction left to go is up!
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  • Average1%
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“float plane” (60 reviews)
“minute flight” (41 reviews)
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Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2C6, Canada
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

First time flying on a float plane. Took the Nanaimo to Vancouver flight. The trip was fast and smooth.

Thank WestCoastBrando
HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Dear WestCoastBrando, Thank you for your honest and efficient five-star review! We're pleased to hear you enjoyed your first seaplane experience and hope we can welcome you aboard again soon. -Harbour Air TripAdvisor Team

Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Certain things you do for a vacation that are the keynotes. For us, this was it for our Vancouver weekend. Everyone from check to the pilot are SUPER friendly. The sight seeing was awesome. What a beautiful city this is, and what a great way...More

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Dear rustmire, We love your "get off the fence and go" attitude! We hear from many guests that flying by seaplane is a bucket list experience and we definitely agree everyone should try it. The views of coastal BC are absolutely stunning from a bird's...More

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

I recommend Harbour Air ALL DAY LONG, they are great, I have turbo bucks and fly back and forth from Coal Harbour to Nanaimo and Victoria for both work and to get home to the beach house. the turbo bucks are great value as well...More

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2017

Dear happygolucky925, Thank you so much for your five-star review! We're pleased to hear you've been enjoying the experience of flying with us. As you mentioned, the Turbobucks are a great bulk buying option for those passengers who travel with us often and during peak...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

We did the Victoria whale watching trip with Harbour Air Vancouver and it was just brilliant. We arrived early at the Vancouver seaplane terminal and were advised there may be a delay due to weather in Victoria. As it happens we went on time and...More

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Dear SMAX68, Wow thank you so much for your thorough review of your day trip to Victoria! We're glad the hear you enjoyed flying in our Single Otter seaplane, the thrill of taking off and landing on the water is so exciting! During the fall...More

Reviewed October 28, 2017

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HarbourAirSeaplanes, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour Air Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

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frantaztika
December 2, 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your interest in flying between downtown Vancouver and Sechelt! During April there are two flights a day during the week and one flight a day on the weekends. You might also want to check to see if the... More
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Sarah G
June 21, 2017|
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Response from HarbourAirSeaplanes | Property representative |
Dear Sarah G, Thank you for your question. Absolutely! We have a beautiful lounge and outdoor patio where you may wait. Depending on which location you are flying from, we have different amenities available and you will be... More
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05kats
June 7, 2017|
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Hi 05kats, Thanks for your question. As mentioned by others, the location of the terminals are about 35-40 minutes apart so it would depend on which was closer to where you were staying. Although there are a few... More
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