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You don’t make mistakes - just learning opportunities.

From the moment I called Atlantic sailing to enquire about a Day Skipper course I found them... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mike W
Great weeks sailing

I spent a week with Atlantic Sailing in October 2018 on their “Round the Island Cruise and skill... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
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Atlantic Sailing is a recognized RYA training centre based in Marina Lanzarote, in the charming town of Arrecife in Lanzarote, one of the Canary Islands. ​Our school offers both practical and theory RYA courses. Our sailing courses from Start...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment I called Atlantic sailing to enquire about a Day Skipper course I found them welcoming and enthusiastic. I was delighted to find that this wasn’t just the sales pitch and it continued from the moment I arrived and throughout my visit. Richard...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike W
Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mike, It was truly a pleasure meeting you and we enjoyed spending time with you. We're so glad that you're happy with the learning and training with us. Thanks for your heartfelt review and we're very much looking forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I spent a week with Atlantic Sailing in October 2018 on their “Round the Island Cruise and skill building week”. It was a great weeks sailing which I throughly enjoyed as well as finding informative. My objective of experiencing sailing in Lanzarote and visiting all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you so much for your heartfelt review, M. It was a pleasure to have you on board and we're happy that you felt you got a lot out of your week with us. Looking forward to seeing you again when you come out here....More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

My weeks at Atlantic Sailing are not easily compared with any of my other great sailing experiences. Richard’s unequaled level in teaching, coaching and inspiring is truly amazing. Always keeping calm and patient, giving students instructions on each of their personal skill level in understandable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jan v
AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Jan, we miss you already! We truly have enjoyed your company the past couple of months and are also inspired by your amazing and genuine personality! Thank you for your heartfelt review and we're already looking forward to seeing you again one day soon. Stay...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Doing my YM I had a great time with the best instructor on a very good boat in a great sailing location. Even though my official training is now finished I will surely return as there is so much more I can learn from them.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Borut L
AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thanks Borut! An excellent student with a wonderful attitude :-) !! See you soon!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Fantastic Experience! I completed the Competent Crew Course in a wonderful week on board a great sailing boat. Thanks to the expertise and patience of the instructor Richard for teaching me the basic of navigation! Highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fabrizio M
AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you, Fabrizio. It was great to have you on board! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Before committing to our Day skipper and comp crew practical, we visited Fadwa and Richard on their yacht Yalla in Arrecife marina and we were immediately convinced that this was the right place for us to train. We were made to feel very welcome and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We tremendously enjoyed having the two of you on board with us, and are so happy you learned a lot and felt confident sailing the Greek Islands after your course. Enjoy the rest of your summer and...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

When I decided to take Yachtmaster training, it was an icy January at home, so I chose to combine learning with sailing somewhere warm. Of the options I viewed, Atlantic Sailing stood out: a small school, where you would be guaranteed getting the lead instructor;...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We are so glad that you got a lot out of your training with us as well as enjoyed sailing our boat. We truly enjoyed having you around. Congratulations on passing your Yachtmaster Offshore and we wish...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Just spent a fantastic week with Atlantic Sailing, completing my Day Skipper practical. Forget the Solent - Lanzarote is the perfect spot to train - great weather, fair/strong winds and lovely, modern Marinas. Arrecife itself is a charming old town with plenty of lovely restaurants/bars...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you so much, Barry! It was such a pleasure to finally meet you and we tremendously enjoyed having you on board. Looking forward to seeing you out here again soon! In the meantime, have a great time sailing! :-)

Reviewed 19 June 2018

There's so much to say about Atlantic Sailing, so much in fact that a bullet-pointed list seems to be the most appropriate option, so here goes: - Fadwa is ridiculously friendly. So accommodating and helpful from the very first phone call - Richard is an...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tom H
AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review, Tom. It was truly a pleasure to meet you have you on board with us. You're a very gracious guest and always welcome to stay at home with us! We're looking forward to seeing you again this...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I've done the RYA competent crew program with Atlantic Sailing and found my experience absolutely stunning. First of all, the procedures and communications are clear, fast and pleasant: I felt support and care from the very first moment of communication. Second, the boat itself is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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AtlanticSailing, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you so much for the great review, Andrey. It truly was wonderful to meet you and have you on board. We're very glad to know that you got a lot out of your week with us, and that it was also memorable and fun....More

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