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Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours

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Follow the route first established by Captain George Vancouver through one of the most species rich coastal marine environments on Earth. View grizzlies, migrating and resident whales among other wildlife off coastal B.C. Cruise aboard an intimate...more
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1436 Bc-101, Lund, British Columbia V0N 2G0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pacific Coastal Cruises really knows how to plan and execute a wonderful tour! All of the accommodations, food, and transportation were very good, but we have to give special praise to the staff--who were extraordinary. The other guests on our tour were outgoing and friendly,...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are thrilled you had a wonderful experience with us in Desolation Sound! Happy you enjoyed your accommodation at our Homfray Lodge, enjoyed the food and the tour on the Pacific Bear..and sound like you where able to view Orcas! Most of all we are...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

We couldn't wait to go on this Eco adventure! But, no amount of planning and eager anticipation can prepare you for mother nature’s lack of cooperation! Rain and swollen rivers kept the bears away! That didn't stop Captain Lance! He did his best to ensure...More

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ChrisT7199, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Marilyn and Gary, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Our staff and crew work hard to make every trip special. We will be sure to pass along your comments to Captain Lance. he will be pleased to hear...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

My husband and I did the two day stay with grizzly bear tour this September. It was one of the best two day experiences of my life. Met some interesting diverse people but what was really exceptional was the staff. Want to go again.More

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ChrisT7199, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Gwen, Very humbled to hear this was one of the "best two day experiences of my life"! Thank you for your kind review and we hope we might see you again sometime soon here in Desolation Sound! Kind Regards, Chris, Captain Lance and the...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018

This trip was excellent. Service, accommofations and meals were great. However the information on the website and in the documentation they sent us was contradictory and in some cases erroneous. For example each group of passengers had been given a different meeting time, unbeknownst to...More

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ChrisT7199, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Dear Victoria, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent cruise with us! We are happy your cruise was "Excellent" and enjoy the service, accommodation and meals. I will be sure to pass along this information to the crew as they...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018

A perfect 5 day cruise. A very pleasant and exciting time aboard the Pacific Bear as we were looked after so well by Holiday, the tour director, Lance, the captain and Greg, the engineer. We saw whales and seal lions and seals. We were surrounded...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you for your review of your recent cruise on the Pacific Bear with Pacific Coastal Cruises, and your stay at Homfray Lodge! Our cruise takes you from Lund to Homfray Lodge to Quardra Island for a perfect circumnavigation of Desolation Sound. Happy you highlight...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

All the reviews are true - this is remarkable experience. Desolation Sound isn't an inviting name but Captain George Vancouver wasn't on the lookout for a wilderness experience for 21st century tourists. It is hard to believe that such a serene, quiet and unspoiled area...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We are thrilled you had a "remarkable experience". Your right, we are just one hour away by boat from the nearest road, in Lund, but remote and accessible wit our water transfer or cruise to the lodge through...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

My sister and I recently went on the five day four night cruise to desolation sound. It was one of the most amazing trips of our lives. Aside from the beautiful scenery and wildlife we were able to see, the crew on the boat were...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

To hear that this was one of the "most amazing trips of our lives" is truly humbling...sincerely thank you for this. Form all of us, that work in our offices to our crew on board the Pacific Bear we strive to make each guests experience...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

a terrific conversion of a Seiner to a well-appointed and comfortable ship that easily accommodates – with lots of space – the full complement of guests. The crew members don’t seem to know the words “no” or “not possible”. They each have their specialty: Captain...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

We are trilled you we left you with lasting memories! The Pacific Bear “Our Little Blue Boat” is in fact a refitted Seiner, a perfect vessel to explore the BC coast and its many hidden inlets and coves and of course Desolation Sound. I will...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Fantastic experience aboard the Pacific Bear on our way up to Homfray Lodge (also awesome - check it out!). The boat is roomy, super clean, comfortable and well kept. My favorite part on the way to the lodge was sitting up on the top deck...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi Shannon, Thank you for taking the time share your experience on board the Pacific Bear in Desolation Sound! Our crew, love taking guests out to experience this special place. Happy you enjoyed lunch beside 3 glcaier waterfalls and where able to view a grizzly...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018

My sister and I couldn't have chosen a better and more adventurous way of spending our summer holidays than cruising the Desolation Sound with Capt. Lance, his competent crew, and the colourful assortment of fellow travellers! One of the highlights of our trip were being...More

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Chris T, Director of Sales at Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! So happy you and your sister where able to join our cruise of Desolation Sound on board the Pacific Bear, "Our Little Blue Boat". We know our small groups allows our staff to connect, but...More

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