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Sail In Asia

6/37 Ao Yon Bay, Moo 8, Boeray Khao Khad Road | Tambon Vichit, Amphur Muang, Cape Panwa, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 93 610 4250
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Safe, Extremely Capable, and Fun - Zero to Hero Sailing Course and RIB Master Certifications

I've been wanting to learn to sail well for years and am interested in buying my own boat. This... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
babblesaur
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Singapore, Singapore
Fantastic customer service, highly recommended

We booked a private snorkelling tour with Sail in Asia but unfortunately the weather turned and it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wangtimo123
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Sail In Asia Water Sports Activity Centre / IYT Sea School is located in the beautiful, unspoilt , Ao Yon Bay at Cape Panwa.We specialise in Learn to Sail, one or two day courses, for tourists. Our Sea School offers five day, recreational courses.Groups can take day trips to the islands on our 40ft luxury yacht or on our 26ft yachts. We offer small group full day sail sail trips, half day, and sunset cruises, Private charter and much more.The Water Sports Centre has full facilities, and offers Wake Boarding, Donut Rides, Stand up Paddle and Canoeing.We are an IMO recognised Safety Training Centre so you can be sure of quality instruction and equipment.Check out our website.
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6/37 Ao Yon Bay, Moo 8, Boeray Khao Khad Road | Tambon Vichit, Amphur Muang, Cape Panwa, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been wanting to learn to sail well for years and am interested in buying my own boat. This December I decided to take 2 weeks to learn how to sail from professional instructors. Mike Downard is the owner of Sail in Asia. He's an...More

1  Thank babblesaur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a private snorkelling tour with Sail in Asia but unfortunately the weather turned and it was too rough to do any snorkelling so we headed back. Mike the owner was apologetic about the conditions and offered us to take us out the next...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I just completed the Zero to Hero course in November 2017. I arrived with no experience whatsoever, not even being able to tie a knot. I can sail with confidence and have an understanding on how to navigate a passage or find my bearings without...More

1  Thank JellyBeans44
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Just completed the Zero to Hero course and throughly enjoyed it I have not been in a class room environment for many years, but Ash our instructor was very clear and patience with me. As the class size was 4 students total, this allowed me...More

1  Thank Nando F
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Sail in Asia was truly fantastic. I took a 14-day Bareboat course, best combination from my point of view. Everyone at SIA was incredibly nice, friendly, and helpful, beginning with the office manager Jum to owner Mike, to Ash as sailing teacher and instructors coming...More

1  Thank parole-board
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Just finished a 14 days comprehensive bare boat skipper coarse..this was one of the best lime ever!! Combined studies and holiday in one of the most beautiful place on earth. Starting with Jum, the GM...she's the one who looks after everything around...she organised a beautiful...More

Thank Amnon P
SailinAsia, Chris at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review. We are really happy that you enjoyed your time in Ao Yon with our great staff. I will make sure that everyone here knows what you have said about them. Please tell all your friends and come back again.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Sail in Asia was truly fantastic. I took a 4-day International crew course, and my partner took a Yachtmaster course. Everyone at SIA was incredibly nice, friendly, and helpful, from the amazing office manager Jum to owner Mike to support staff and instructors. My instructor,...More

1  Thank Viola C
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I went as part of a work team building experience, whilst the wind wasn't always accommodating, I leant some new things and had a very patient instructor who was keen to show us the ropes and make sure we all had a job on board....More

1  Thank Caroline K
SailinAsia, Guest Relations Manager at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review, Caroline. I am pleased to hear you had a good experience and learned a bit about sailing during your organisation's outing with Sail in Asia. We look forward to seeing you and your colleagues join us for...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of spending time with SIA doing their 'Zero to hero' sailing course and really enjoyed it. All the instructors I met, notably Ash and Dave were knowledgeable, skilful and very friendly. Mike also spent some time working with my group on...More

2  Thank AndyPlovesSwimming
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We invited 30 people from around the globe for a sailing-based leadership development program. Amazing collection of sailing instructional talent that helped us achieve our business objectives and have a great time doing it. Flexible, patient, safety-minded instructors with an ability to accelerate learning and...More

1  Thank SteveCUSA
SailinAsia, Guest Relations Manager at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you very much for your comment, Steve. We are very happy you, your colleagues and clients enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you again to Phuket for more sailing!

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