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Kenmore Air

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Taking a seaplane flight is a quintessential Pacific Northwest experience & Kenmore Air makes it easy to enjoy the unique thrill of flying off Lake Union & soaring over one of the most beautiful areas in the world. Our 20-minute narrated Seattle...more
950 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-3523
+1 866-435-9524
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took my daughter for her 12th birthday to Victoria and I surprised her with a float plane ride to Canada. The plane was on time and the ground staff and captain were gracious and offered to let my daughter sit in the co-pilot seat...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RockyM597
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good pilot, safety first. Quick check in, Friendly staff. Great service. reasonable rate for the trip.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Passenger06366116891
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Victoria several times on the Ferry,but never on Kenmore Air and now I'm hooked.This was a Christmas present (2 days in Victoria) from my GF,and she did it up 1st class for sure...We took Kenmore Air over and Victoria Clipper Comfort Class...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ricoman1
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

What an adventure. This was hands down the best thing I did in Seattle. I was on the fence about going to the Space Needle or the Columbia tower but when I found this it was a no brainier. The flight was only 20 minutes...More

Thank MaxPower00
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Well, My wife and I can check off "ride in a Seaplane" from our list. We took the aerial tour of Seattle on Nov, 5th with two friends and While I wish the tour were longer, cause riding in a sea plane is awesome...in fact,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed October 29, 2018

My 83 year mother and I took the Mountain Tour over Rainier and Mt. ST. Helens. The trip views were incredible! We will not forget! The trip was delayed over an hour of the original time due to fog. The onsite crew were attentive and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank muk9810
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Kenmore Air when visiting Seattle. They offer flights to surrounding islands and offer a 30 minute tour of Seattle. Pilot was friendly, professional and flew the plane effortlessly. From take off to flying a figure 8 patern around Seattle and then the landing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat P
Reviewed October 24, 2018

very organised check in unfortunately our first flight was cancelled due too fog beginning September re booked for 3 days later to catch a boat to do whale watching but we again couldnt land due to fog but we got a full refund just disappointed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Welleeuk
Reviewed October 17, 2018

I've flown a lot on teensy tiny planes, landing on everything from grass and dirt to nicely paved runways. I'm not the least bit nervous about flying in anything so I was really looking forward to my first seaplane ride. The whole experience was great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jewelsworld
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We stumbled on the Kenmore Air seaplane flights as we were staying in the Residence Inn a block or so away and saw from our balcony the planes landing and taking off from Lake Union. The price was reasonable ($96 per person) and the 20...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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July 22, 2018|
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Response from 487sharonj | Reviewed this property |
The San Juan’s issue was a private plane. Anyway our experience has always been great with Kenmore.
June 27, 2018|
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Response from timinorlando | Reviewed this property |
I was unable to find the info on their website, so you might want to call them. I suspect that a seaplane will be the only option.
April 5, 2018|
Response from Todd B | Property representative |
Great question! We'll either fly the de Havilland Beaver (seats up to 6 passengers) or the de Havilland Otter (seats up to 10 passengers). Which plane is determined by need (how many tickets are booked), so it's not... More