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Whale watching!

We went for the 90 min ecotour and it turned into a magnificent whale watching tour. We couldn’t... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Auckland, New Zealand
Great experience overall

Capt Damo and Katy we’re both excellent. Welcoming and really knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Rottnest Island, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for the 90 min ecotour and it turned into a magnificent whale watching tour. We couldn’t get away from the whales! It was awesome! The guys on the boat were knowledgeable, friendly, caring and very safety conscious. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank catsandhorses
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Capt Damo and Katy we’re both excellent. Welcoming and really knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The tour itself was excellent. We saw the native fur seals and were lucky enough to see dolphins too! We only had a day here so it would have been nice if...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

A brilliant tour, well organised and great fun. We were supplied with wet gear which was just as well as there were high winds and a big swell. The driver was skilled and the commentary was informative. Definitely a must do when on 'Rotto' unless...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Was really hoping to catch the whale migration however the season was over as explained by the tour guide I booked online a couple of weeks earlier Our trip was only on the north side of the island due to strong winds down south If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jessikah_Simpson
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Not one for roller coaster or speed I don’t know how we ended up booking this trip ! Howevyas it turned out I wouldn’t have missed it for the world. Damian the skipper was a very good driver and the guy doing the commentary/ helping...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Westleighbandb
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Rottnest adventure tour is a must. This was a great experience, very well organised and very informative plus loads of fun. Seeing the whales in their natural habitat was amazing and the seals were so cute perched up in the rocks. Thanks for a fab...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yem44d
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We did the Rottnest Express, then the Adventure Boat Ride followed by the bur tour. The Adventure Boat was amazing and the bonus was it was whale-watching season and the whales obliged. The quokkas being free range everywhere on the island make for great photos.Plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PopandAlf
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I flew to Rottnest island with a friend of mine to find basically nothing worth looking at. Although the Perth residents appeared to like the place although many I talked to had never been there. A ferry will take you there but don’t expect to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 502Sleepy1
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This beach is beautiful. We can see the lighthouse at all times. The dunes are attractive as well and there are boulders and stones on the beach and in the ocean. While exploring we saw some marsupials. They were so cute! This is truly worthwhile...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We spent a week in the beautiful city of Perth and decided to do a days trip to Rottnest. It was about $160/$170 per person for the ferry, bike hire and the Whale watching trip from the island. It was an absolutely fantastic day, the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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June 11, 2015|
Response from FrancesMKB | Reviewed this property |
The weather at that time of year is often wet, as it's the middle of winter which may limit the activities you can do. There is a bus that goes around the Island as well as tours on a bus. If you are in good health and fit... More