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Escape Yachting - Day Sails

Kings Saltern Road | Lymington Yacht Haven, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3QD, England
+44 1202 313607
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A real treat

We booked to celebrate our wedding anniversary on Sunday14th May which was blessed with gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MissMidge
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Amazing service

Came as a package on Secret Escapes to include a stay in The Thatched Cottage Hotel in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
beverley194
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked to celebrate our wedding anniversary on Sunday14th May which was blessed with gorgeous weather. Our group were a lovely mix of family celebrating birthdays and a chap on his own who's wife had bought him the experience as a Christmas present, and swiftly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came as a package on Secret Escapes to include a stay in The Thatched Cottage Hotel in Brockenhurst. Great day, lovely food, gorgeous yacht, crew were great. Would love to go again but maybe with them in The Bahamas or Croatia.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a brilliant time! I booked a morning sail to celebrate a special birthday for my Husband who has always loved sailing and has a dream of being a yacht owner some day. We met Matthew and Cecil at the marina on a grey,...More

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matthew792, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks, Kate, for your excellent 5 star review. We are so delighted that you both enjoyed yourselves so much and that your great day out on the Solent was all that you hoped it to be - and more! We would love to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank-you for the most wonderful day we had today! We will certainly be doing this again. We will be coming back with a group of 8 friends. Great fun, awesome conditions and thanks too to David our skipper and Lars for their attention and service...More

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matthew792, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks, Caren, for your excellent 5 star review of your fantastic day out with Escape Yachting! We are so pleased that you both enjoyed yourselves and we loo forward to welcoming you back on board with your friends again soon! I will certainly pass on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the yacht for sole hire for the dinner cruise for my mums 60th, leaving at 15.30 and back at 21.00 .There was 6 of use on Board so had a nice amount of room to move about, It was everything I had hoped...More

Thank terri s
Matthew L, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks, Terri, for taking the time to post such an excellent review of your lovely Sail with Dinner trip to celebrate such a special occasion! We are delighted that you all enjoyed yourselves so much and that it will be a birthday to remember!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You may have read my review of our sailing holiday and wedding trip last year. We decided to come back again this year and relive a lot of the experiences but with our best friends and left the kids behind. We started the journey in...More

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Matthew L, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks, Chris, for posting such a detailed and excellent review of your second sailing holiday with us! We were delighted to welcome you back on board, this time without wedding preparations and children but instead with great friends with whom to relax and experience these...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had the best time ever on our honeymoon, 2 weeks of luxury, sailing around the Caribbean and we were spoilt rotten. A big thank you to our Captain David, Ben our chef and Joseph our photogapher and drone pilot! You guys were brilliant fun...More

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Matthew L, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks Greg and Kelly for taking the time to write such a positive review of your amazing sailing holiday in the Caribbean with Escape Yachting. This was our second honeymoon holiday (last year's also included the wedding!) and we are thrilled that you both enjoyed...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a brilliant day sail out on the Solent, Escape Yachting is what you've been looking for. Beautiful yachts, amazing scenery and friendly, professional staff. I couldn't rate their trips any higher.

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Matthew L, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks Jack for your excellent review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your trip so much and look forward to welcoming you on board again soon!

Reviewed 27 October 2016

We did the Solent day out twice in the summer. It's a lovely relaxing day. David was skipper both times and he will encourage you to steer if you want to, or relax if you prefer that. The food is very nice and wine can...More

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Matthew L, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks David for taking the time to write such a positive review of your relaxing day out with Escape Yachting this summer. We were delighted to welcome you on board on two occasions and the whole team is so pleased that you enjoyed yourselves so...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Special day out for my husbands 60th and what a day it was! Perfect sailing weather to keep us exhilarated, lovely lunch cooked for us, even a seal playing to watch whilst anchored for lunch. My husband was thrilled to be able to have a...More

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matthew792, Owner at Escape Yachting - Day Sails, responded to this review

Thanks Di for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your day of sailing with Escape Yachting to celebrate a special birthday! We were delighted to read your positive feedback and I will certainly pass on your thanks to David and Tim...More

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LottieTicehurst
Hi, I would like to book this for myself and my son who is 15, do you allow children on board?
13 July 2016|
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Response from matthew792 | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, children are welcome on board as long as they are accompanied by a responsible adult! Please email us for more information. Thank you.
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XenaDog
Hi! We have booked the sailing with evening meal, overnight stay & breakfast. Just not quite sure what to bring to wear apart from warm, waterproof clothes for sailing. Did folk dress up for dinner or is 'smart casual' acceptable? We will be staying over the forthcoming Bank Holiday weekend. Thanks
17 August 2015|
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Response from Matthew L | Property representative |
Hi - thanks for your message. You are on a sailing yacht, so you need to bring several layers, especially as it can get cool in the evening. It is not a 'dressy' occasion so casual, appropriate for the activity, is more than... More
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lilactina39
Can I take my dog
23 July 2015|
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Response from Matthew L | Property representative |
Thanks for your message. Sorry, but we cannot accommodate dogs on board our yachts as it is not safe for the dog and may not be appreciated by other guests on board. Please contact us direct by email if you have any... More
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