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Central Charters and Tours

4241 Homer Spit Rd, Homer, AK 99603-8035
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Seldovia & Wildlife Tour—-OUTSTANDING! What a delightful change from “canned” excursions we have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravelFan95661
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Roseville, California
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Did it once...never again

We were very excited about our 1/2 day halibut fishing excursion. Let me start by saying I am still... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lcgovols
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Cleveland, Tennessee
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4241 Homer Spit Rd, Homer, AK 99603-8035
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seldovia & Wildlife Tour—-OUTSTANDING! What a delightful change from “canned” excursions we have all taken with scripted narration and stale jokes. Captain Ron, Madeline and Tori made it personal. As soon as we got underway, the young women introduced themselves to small groups and made...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited about our 1/2 day halibut fishing excursion. Let me start by saying I am still glad we did it but I never want to go deep sea fishing again. It was truly a once in a lifetime experience. On the day...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience in our Homer vacation. We enjoi many bears and wonderful landscape.Very good food. Wes excellent pilot!

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

We had the hardest time choosing which Halibut Charter to go with for our half day fishing experience. We settled on Central because the young lady who answered our thousand questions was so patient and sweet with us novices, we thought she reflected the company...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

My hubby and I did the 1/2 day Halibut fishing tour. The captain, Ross, and deckhands, Ana and Scott, were wonderful. Ana has got to be the happiest, most bubbly girl I have ever met! We loved her! The crew worked very hard to ensure...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

My wife and I recently spent five nights with Central Charters in their Captain's Suite. The accommodations were excellent and the staff was unbelievably courteous and helpful. We were first time visitors to Alaska and our stay there convinced us it would not be our...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2017

We booked Central Charters through our hotel, the Driftwood Inn. It was a little unexpected at first. We both assumed we'd be on a small fishing boat with a total of 6 guests. But when we walked down the dock to the boat, we saw...More

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Molly M, Manager at Central Charters and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

So happy to hear that you had a good time! Thank you for the feed back, we appreciated every bit of it!

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

We bought round trip tickets on the Discovery boat trip to Seldovia with hopes of getting to tour and eat lunch in the town. We got to dock with less then 2 hours to tour and eat lunch. Not enough time to shop and wonder....More

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Molly M, Manager at Central Charters and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your trip. We strive to provide a quality tour for our customers and we appreciate customer feedback. It is through feedback that we are able to maintain and, when necessary, improve our tours.We...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

Our very competent and easygoing guide Chris flew us to Katmai where we landed on the beach. We then spent 3 hours on the ground with wonderful bear viewing, including about 14 bears total, a mother and 2 cubs, and some very close proximity approaches...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

We had a boat to ourselves (2 couples) for the day. We set off for Halibut and got our limit by noon, including a couple very large ones. Even though we hadn't booked a multi-fish trip, the captain suggested we fish for rock fish (which...More

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Response from SolaraMinnesota | Reviewed this property |
Our day was a very calm day, so it was very smooth. I think it varies drastically on the type of day. But, in general, I think that just between Homer and Seldovia wouldn't get too rough usually. If going out beyond... More
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