We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Raggy Charters

Features Animals

Raggy Charters
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
476
All photos (476)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lloyd edwards”(33 reviews)
“algoa bay”(53 reviews)
“st croix island”(40 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
16°
Jan
24°
16°
Feb
22°
15°
Mar
Contact
16 Lower Valley Road | Algoa Bay Yacht Club, Port Elizabeth 6000, South Africa
Website
+27 73 152 2277
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (451)
Filter reviews
409 results
Traveller rating
382
18
5
2
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
382
18
5
2
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lloyd edwards algoa bay st croix island african penguins bottlenose dolphins see whales whale watching yacht club bird island marine life bottle nose dolphins sea birds common dolphins southern right whales boat trip great trip bait balls
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 409 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lloyd and his team were unbelievable, thoroughly enjoyed the morning out at sea. Saw plenty of whales, bird life and penguins. Loved every second! Definitely worth it. Can't wait to go again.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tessa486
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were so delighted by this wonderful experience! The information about marine life, the area in general, the history of the islands and the community projects in which Raggy Charters are involved in, were fantastic and so interesting! I can absolutely recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Mak120
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jake and Dieter were terrific hosts providing informative commentary on the wildlife and sites. The water was positively teaming with dolphins as two pods swam together around the boat. We would suggest this is a ‘must do’ if you are in the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank gandh2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are keen on learning more about PE's wealth of marine animals and having an awesome outing, there is no better way than a dolpin watching excursion with Raggy Charters. The guides Jake and Warren, are incredibly knowledgable and passionate about our marine life...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JeanR2867
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I could give 10 stars I would. It was a perfect day, beautiful weather, fabulous boat "My China", knowledgeable skipper Jake, and 100s of dolphins and gannets and more. I loved the unhurried time we could spend watching the dolphins who swam really close...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Swiggy24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jake is an excellent skipper and tour guide! Went out on beautiful, comfortable and fast new boat "My China" today and we were very LUCKY to see lots of Bottlenose as well as Common Dolphins! Oh what a thrill! A day to remember! Still floating...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank HelenaVictor1010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky so see some whales acccompanied by a baby whale, some dolphins and of course bird island with the penguins

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bianca3walker
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We were lucky to go out on a perfect day, with the maestro leading the trip in his brand-new boat. And we saw the full range of marine mammals and sea birds, topped off with a huge Orca!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank termsofuse123
Reviewed 10 December 2018

I was lucky to join Raggy Charters for a Sunday cruise around the bay. We had perfect weather to head to St Croix to look at the penguins. Along the way we saw several humpback whales and ran into two huge pods of dolphins on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PhotoMorgan
Reviewed 9 December 2018

The maiden trip on the boat "My China" was truly amazing! We experience marine life that I could never have imagined... this definitely was the greatest show in the ocean! We saw several bait balls with dolphins, birds and whales chasing after the bait. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pellie_van_PE
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 33 nearby hotels
The King Edward Hotel
38 reviews
.37 miles away
Paxton Hotel
477 reviews
.59 miles away
Sir Roys At The Sea
230 reviews
.77 miles away
Road Lodge Port Elizabeth Airport
69 reviews
1.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 405 nearby restaurants
Sticky Fingers Wood fire Kitchen
129 reviews
.38 miles away
Friendly Stranger
130 reviews
.11 miles away
Remo's Italian
71 reviews
.04 miles away
Stage Door
85 reviews
.47 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 156 nearby attractions
The Donkin Reserve
141 reviews
.39 miles away
South End Museum
41 reviews
.54 miles away
Valley Crag indoor climbing centre
10 reviews
.01 miles away
Ron Belling Art Gallery
14 reviews
.69 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
NalediN8
8 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Huntva | Reviewed this property |
We paid R1400 per person which at current rate of exchange is $99.
0
Votes
Ginny V
20 October 2017|
Answer
Response from Kirsty822 | Reviewed this property |
Hi they have two boats that take people out. Their main boat is quite large (I think it can take about 16 people) and has a viewing platform on top you can climb up onto. Their smaller boat can take about 6 I think. Hope... More
0
Votes