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Excellent Sailing Camp for Kids

My 12 and 15 yr old kids attended the Beginner Sailing Camp at Lake Travis this summer. Of course... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
AusTexNatalie
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Austin, Texas
A wonderful day!

I am from Austin and have always loved coming to Bob Wentz park. I was so excited to see Austin... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
melissavank
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Austin, Texas
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3 Aug 2016
“Excellent Sailing Camp for Kids”
24 Jun 2016
“A wonderful day!”
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Operating Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10 am to 6 pm, Monday's we are closed. On line reservations are highly recommended, walk-ups are welcome during the weekends, but are subject to a wait and availability. Glass Bottom Illuminated Kayak Tours...more
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6506 Bob Wentz Park Road, Austin, TX 78732
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

My 12 and 15 yr old kids attended the Beginner Sailing Camp at Lake Travis this summer. Of course it was the only week it rained all summer. The instructors are college-aged former sailing students but the owners are on-site at all times. Both kids...More

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Ginny N, Owner at Austin Sailboat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a nice review; we sincerely appreciate it and YOU!

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

I am from Austin and have always loved coming to Bob Wentz park. I was so excited to see Austin sailboat rentals there! They made a day on the lake so easy and enjoyable. We simply parked our car and walked to the boat ramp....More

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

From the moment we arrived, this family owned and operated business was very inviting and made us feel at ease, relaxed, and comfortable during our private sailing lesson...being first-time sailors :)

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austinsailboatrental, Owner at Austin Sailboat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2016

Thanks so much for coming out and taking the time to give us such a nice review. It's folks like YOU that keep us going and smiling. Thanks again!

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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

The forecast called for an unusually warm day, so on a whim we rented a Hobie Islander. It was a ton of fun. The new location is great, and the selection of boats is perfect for the area.

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austinsailboatrental, Owner at Austin Sailboat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review. We sincerely appreciate it and YOU!

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

My husband and I traveled to Austin to spend the weekend for Valentines Day. He really wanted to go fishing, but we had never been before. We looked up Lake Travis and made our way over there. We had no idea where we were going...More

Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

The weather report said it was going to be a beautiful sailing day and the only beautiful day straddled by rainy weather for 4 days fore and aft. My friend from Colorado had asked me to set up some sailing while she was in town,...More

Thank Steve S
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Ginny N, Owner at Austin Sailboat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Awesome Steve! So happy to hear you had a great time. Can't wait to see you and your friends this spring. We now have a bigger boat for you to sail either on Lake Austin or Lake Travis.

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Reviewed 15 November 2015

On a whim, I looked up "sailboat rental" on Google and found Austin Sailboat Rentals. It was getting later in the day and so I rushed out to Windy Point and called ASR on the way. They quickly set me up with the boat I...More

Thank Jesse W
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austinsailboatrental, Owner at Austin Sailboat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a great review. It really helps and lets us know we are doing the right thing. We look forward to see you in 2016!

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Reviewed 9 August 2015

The on-line rental was great, Since we live an hour away, we rented more than three hours ahead of time, so we knew we would have a boat available when we arrived. This was our first time to rent here. As the day progressed, we...More

2  Thank Alan M
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

We live here in Austin and I have to rave about these folks. My 10 year old daughter just finished two weeks of sailing camp with Austin Sailboat Rentals. She started with never having been in a sailboat to finishing as an intermediate sailor by...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

It was loads of fun when I rented from Austin Sailboat Rentals. I enjoyed the experience not only because it provides great activities, but also because the people at the rental location were very nice and welcoming. They provided all I needed to have as...More

2  Thank Buzza A
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