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Address: 309 Palm Ave., Suite F, Suite F, Newport Beach, CA
Phone Number: +1 949-675-0550
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Providing year round whale watching cruises multiple times daily. View...

Providing year round whale watching cruises multiple times daily. View giant blue whales, finback whales, humpback whales, and many more. Whale watching is so good cruises are just 2-2.5 hours in length. One of the best whale watching environments lies in the protected marine park located just south of Newport Bay. Newport Landing also offers general admission deep sea fishing excursions daily choose from half day and full day options. Fish coastal waters or offshore islands such as Catalina Island. Hundreds of fish caught per trip is norm. Over 2 dozen species possible. Along with general admission cruises/trips choose from large selection of ships for rentals for all types of activities from whale watching, sunset cruises, holiday parties, fishing excursions, and many other events. Ships can accommodate from small groups to a group of 149 persons one just one of our ships.

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Good Fishing - Great Crew - Lots of Fees

We had a great day fishing...caught seven keepers and probably threw half a dozen more back. The crew was friendly and helpful - got all rods rigged up well, gave sound advice and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 17, 2016
Phoenix, Arizona
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Fresno, California
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went out with Nov 19 for a 1/2 day in the afternoon. Everyone on the boat was catching good sized rockfish and the sorts. However I had a 30lb yellow tail hit the line and what a fight it was to get onboard. Matt (deckhand) did a great job helping me through the fight and did an even better... More 

Thank Virginiaboy
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i will make this simple. courtney(lady who works there) accidently booked my 1/2day fishing trip wrong date and time so waited for refund (which i requested on the same day i booked through the phone) but they did not refund it and they changed my booking date with the date i wanted. so i called them and young lady said... More 

Thank CK S
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had a great day fishing...caught seven keepers and probably threw half a dozen more back. The crew was friendly and helpful - got all rods rigged up well, gave sound advice and most importantly, didn't lose any fish. Only downside was the half day trip cost double the advertised price once you add in rod rental, tackle and one... More 

Thank DWax1
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

In summary, when these guys find the fish, you will have a great day but customers just pay the wages, and aren't really important after that. I've been out on the Patriot before and it was a bit better last year. I guess it makes a difference going out at the start of the season, or the end of it.... More 

Thank tjdibbens
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I had a great time on the 3/4 day trip. The Captain was very knowledgeable and gave us more time as the fish were really biting. Everyone everyone scored yellowtail +20 pounds. Highly recommended.

Thank happytravelerFresno
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6 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and helpful. The weather was perfect and the fishing was good. I usually don't write reviews. My group of three was told we needed to buy packages of tackles. During the fishing outing we only used one package. After the trip Newport Landing refused allow me to return the tackle bags. They were not even... More 

Thank Jim R
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7 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Working for the largest non-profit in Orange County, we have partnered with this company for many fundraising events, especially our Gala and Golf Tournament offering promotion for the company in our auctions. I recommended this company to my boyfriend to take his 8yr old son out. Unfortunately he had to cancel due to a family emergency and was told it... More 

Thank Sara N
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36 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

Our first time deep sea fishing ever so not much to compare with, but the whole family (except our 7 year old who had nausea) enjoyed it and had a nice half day (6 hours) trip. We caught fish and as a summary it was a nice experience.

1 Thank Karoline S
Crestline, California
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179 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

I recently booked a morning 1/2 day (6 hrs) fishing trip with Newport Landing. Excellent fishing and overall experience. From the person I talked over the phone to every crew member I interacted with, they were super friendly, helpful, and just genuine very nice people!!! I rented a pole and tackle, the deckhands were super nice and they will tie... More 

2 Thank flyboymlc
Glendora, California
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2015

Paid for limited person day trip 6 to 6, going after Yellow Tail. Left dock about 20 after our 6am depart time. Got to bait collection, oh my ...each bait about the size of half of a HALF regular size pencil and buckets full dead fish. Can't catch fish, 10-15-20 lb with tiny tiny bait. We stopped about an hour... More 

Thank mrdodge72

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