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Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises

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Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises Havelock Water Taxi in the Marlborough Sounds for fast, comfortable & efficient water transport throughout the Pelorus & Kenepuru Sound. Take a water taxi to your bach or holiday accommodation, enjoy a boat tour...more
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| Pier C, Havelock Marina, Havelock 7100, New Zealand
+64 3-574 2151
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

A really fantastic afternoon out on Pelorus Sound with Dean of Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises. We had a superb time visiting different bays and hearing interesting info about the area. Dean dropped us off at a secluded bay for a beautiful bush walk...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We contracted with Pelorus Sound Water Taxi for a water taxi at the completion of our hike. We needed a pick up at Nydia Lodge and delivery to Havelock. The Price of $190.00 for two was steep, but we were going to also get a...More

2  Thank gailoneenah
Beachfeet2016, New Owners July 2016 at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Hi Gailoneenah We are the new owners of the business and have seen your review. I totally agree with what you have said, we have not had a great experience with buying this Business from the previous owner. We would have informed you better on...More

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All reviews hour walk pelorus sound great trip mussel farm nydia track mussels great hosts marlborough sounds denise bay dean land skipper cruise nz boat region
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day running the Nydia Track. Deano and Denise took us in like we were family. Dean relocated our car and even had an ice cold drink for us when we arrived back at their place. Couldn’t recommend these guys more. Thanks!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Picton for the day from our cruise ship. Only had 9.30am to 3.30pm to see as much as we could. This scenic tour with Pelorus sound tours was perfect. Deano and Denise had a clean and comfy minivan to take us on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dean was able to provide a very efficient car transfer service for us which enabled us to walk the 2 day Nydia track from Deans Bay to Kaiuma Bay. The car is kept overnight at their house so you know it is safe, ready to...More

1  Thank BIG_g064
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We wanted to walk the Nydia Track and contacted Pelorus Sound Water Taxi for options to get us from Havelock to the Duncan Bay end of the track. They gave us 3 options and we opted for having Deano drive us in our own car...More

Thank 328miekev
Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of our transportation service for the Nydia Track, we appreciate the fantastic feedback & enjoyed your company on the trip over to Duncan Bay as well. Positive feedback like this lets us know we are doing a good job....More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

Wonderful trip. Very informative and friendly guides. Gorgeous sounds. Small boat allows for personal interaction. This was a highlight of our trip.

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Very friendly, informative and enjoyable cruise. Deano was a great skipper, stopping off at a mussel farm to harvest some for an afternoon snack, then dropping us off at a pretty little bay for a ~1 hour walk through some beautiful native forest, before picking...More

Thank RussAndRose
Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Rose & Russ we had a great day with you as well. Cheers Deano

Reviewed 28 February 2018

On 4th February we joined Deano and pax on an unforgettable trip along the Pelorus Sounds. Deono went into fair detail about the program and set off with a good safety briefing. We cast of and first port of call was a mussel farm where...More

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Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Willem Thanks for your awesome review. I'm glad you had a great trip & enjoyed the mussels. Cheers Deano

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We went put with Deano today for a 3 hour trip up the Pelorous Sound. L9ved it. Very personal. Deano showed us the mussel farms. We had steamed green lipped mussels and a stunning walk between bays for about an hour on top of the...More

Thank Colleen B
Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you Colleen for your lovely review. Great having you on board Beachfeet . Cheers Deano

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My wife booked a cruise on Pelorus Sound as this area doesn't have the same walking tracks or road the Eastern half of Marlborough Sound has. So we were hoping to see some of the land forms and water bodies out this way. Instead we...More

1  Thank AsPerRequest
Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. The day always ends up being great when we have fantastic people on board who appreciate this lovely area. Cheers Deano

Reviewed 24 January 2018

This was another highlight of our trip to NZ. Billed as a three hour cruise, we were out for way beyond that, skipper Deano was happy to take advantage of the great weather. He’s a really good guide to the Sounds and he takes every...More

Thank David S
Beachfeet2016, Owner at Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for the lovely review David it was a pleasure having you all on board and making it a great day. Cheers Deano

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22 June 2018|
Response from RussAndRose | Reviewed this property |
Would suggest contacting them directly.They have a website with email and phone numbers.