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Poet's Lounge Sailing Charter - Day Tours

Pearl Street, Maxwell's Boat Yard, Mystic, CT
+1 860-287-7956
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Hanging out with friends and family

Today was the first time my husband and I went on the sailboat, Poet's Lounge with friends and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jewett City, Connecticut
Sunset Cruise

We took a sunset cruise with Captain Darin Keech on board Poet's Lounge and although we were only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chester CT
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POET'S LOUNGE SAILING CHARTER / Mystic, CT. Your own private sailing charter with Captain Darin Keech. 2hr daysails / full daysails / sunset cruisesup to 6 passengers / byob / food / There are many options. We sail in protected waters with in Fisher's Island sound away from the Atlantic Ocean seas (seasickness is very rare). There are many beaches and scenic islands to sail along or explore. Poet's Lounge is a classic 39' sailing sloop built in 1972. Flush deck is great for sunning and the cockpit is roomy and comfortable.
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Pearl Street, Maxwell's Boat Yard, Mystic, CT
+1 860-287-7956
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Today was the first time my husband and I went on the sailboat, Poet's Lounge with friends and family. The boat took us to Fishers Island for a little walk and to hang out. We had such a great time with Captain Darin and first...More

Thank cmoroch
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a sunset cruise with Captain Darin Keech on board Poet's Lounge and although we were only gone a couple of hours, we felt rejuvenated as if we had just come back from vacation. Fisher's Island Sound is incredibly beautiful and peaceful even when...More

Thank desiretojourney
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Third time on a boat charter and by far best experience with Darin! Great combination of friendly service without overwhelming the family dynamic. Knowledgeable, professional, and direct. Darin did a great job of feeling us out for what we might like best and tailored the...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Took my girlfriend and her family out for her 21st birthday. The captain and mate were very kind and accomadating, and it will not be an easily forgotten experience. Darin even played guitar when we sang happy birthday.

1  Thank Reid B
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Last night after an early dinner in Mystic, we had a sudden urge to get out on the water. After calling multiple boating companies in the surrounding area, (most were closed for business), we happened upon Poet's Lounge. Dawn and Darin could not have been...More

2  Thank grantferguson10
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful relaxing cruise last night for our daughter's birthday! The captain knew just the right route for all the best viewing! It was very peaceful & simply gorgeous! Thank you!

1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Our group of six, which included four adults and two children, ages 10 and 7 sailed with Capt. Darin and his first mate Dawn for four hours during our recent trip to Mystic. It was by far, our best experience and we couldn't be happier....More

Thank SethOB12
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a relaxing and comfortable sunset sail on open water then Poets Lounge is highly recommended! Captain Darin and first mate Dawn make it all look easy. We brought our own libations in a cooler and enjoyed cocktails as we sailed...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A group of 8 girls went on a 6-hour private charter on Poet's Lounge for my bachelorette party. Darin and Dawn were so accommodating and kind, friendly people. We brought a lot of food and drinks on board, sailed for a while, anchored to swim,...More

Thank Katey G
Reviewed 22 July 2016

My family and I wanted to go sailing while in Mystic. Rather than sail with a large group of strangers on another vessel, the 7 of us booked a sailing excursion with Darin. We had 4 hours of private sailing for only slightly more per...More

1  Thank LisaR1345
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Pam M
What is the cost per person and the times available for this Sat. 9/12?
9 September 2015|
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Response from DanaQbyh2o | Reviewed this property |
I talked to Darin, he has the morning open between 8:00 and 11:00 and the sunset cruise time of 4:00-7:00.