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Learn to sail like a Salty Sailor!

Learn to sail like a Salty Sailor!

Duration:6 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a USCG licensed 100 Ton Master Captain. I am also certified by the American Sailing Association to instruct sailing students who want to learn to sail and be certified for bareboat sailing. A Bareboat sailing certification gives you the ability to lease a sailing vessel anywhere in the world that offers bareboat sailing. I have been a licensed captain since 2000 and an ASA instructor since…
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What we’ll do

I offer a hands on sailing experience on a 30’ Catalina Sailing Vessel. We sail on beautiful Sarasota Bay with upto six people for upto 6 hours. Those who choose to participate will learn all the parts of the boat and all the sailor’ commands that will allowthem to take the helm and sail the seas just like an old salt or a pirate from the Caribbean! It’s always lots of fun. You can bring a…

What else you should know

You can work as much as you like or not at all. Perfect for a group where one or two guests want to sail andthe others just want to be passangers. Bring your cameras and go pros. Lots of photo ops!

What to bring

Wear comfortable non skid sandles,shoes,sneakers or barefeet. Bring a light windbreaker, sunscreen, sunglasses and any food or beverage you like including alcohol.

Where you'll be

We will sail Sarasota Bay. We will see the Ringling Circus Mansion from the water, sail under the Ringling Bridge, sail to points along picturesque Lonboat Key, see the Sarasota Skyline and some of the most stunning sunsets in Florida. We can anchor in a quiet part of the bay for lunch and a swim or just float along. We go where the wind takes us, free as a bird!

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 21 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. None

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

You can work as much as you like or not at all. Perfect for a group where one or two guests want to sail andthe others just want to be passangers. Bring your cameras and go pros. Lots of photo ops!

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Learn to sail like a Salty Sailor!
New experience
£240/person
New experience
£240/person