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Florida Keys Sailing

#29 of 76 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Marathon Features Animals
Turn onto 35th Street, 3502 Gulfview Ave, MM49, Marathon, FL 33050
+1 305-619-0140
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Learning to sail

As someone who had never been on a sailboat, it was the most amazing experience of my life. I do... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sandracarter62
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Goffstown, New Hampshire
Unable to book a sunset cruise

We bought a groupon for a sunset cruise, and the instructions said to call and book at least 48... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dineen V
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Crete, Nebraska
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Turn onto 35th Street, 3502 Gulfview Ave, MM49, Marathon, FL 33050
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As someone who had never been on a sailboat, it was the most amazing experience of my life. I do not believe you could get better training or real boat experience like you can with this school . Living on the boat and learning was...More

Thank sandracarter62
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

My pleasure; where dreams come to life!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We bought a groupon for a sunset cruise, and the instructions said to call and book at least 48 hours in advance. I sent an email 2 weeks prior and got no response, and then called 10 days before our trip to Florida, and Gdub...More

Thank Dineen V
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

In the Keys, you should always check for availability BEFORE you purchase (which the ad states). Sorry we couldn't squeeze you in.

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Four of us just completed our charter in the lower Keys with captain Gdub. We went on the Sayonara, which was a large, well equipped and really comfortable boat. The overall experience of this charter was really awesome. The four of us who went were...More

Thank mjonas
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

What a pleasure to meet you all; your sailings skills will continue to drive your wildest dreams of adventure and friendships. Please keep me in mind...maybe around vacation time; mine, that is. Lol

Reviewed 24 March 2017

As four novice/intermediate skilled adult/retired sailors/neighbors, we chartered the Sayonara and Capt. G-Dub to escort us on our cruise, with the goal to further our sailing experience during a 3 day, 3 night charter. Although this trip was not booked as a teaching class, once...More

Thank Peter J W
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We took the Catalina 30 out for 3 days and learned a ton. This was our first bare boat experience after taking the ASA classes last year. The owner is awesome - very thorough and chill. Make sure you know where the flashlight is if...More

Thank tabok
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I took a 3-day sailing class at FKS. It's great to have private classes, so you get plenty of opportunity to gain experience. Captain GDub made the class fun and was patient, letting us learn from mistakes. The boats were comfortable and fun to sail....More

Thank jennvoyage
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

Wow...thank you! Come back soon:).

Reviewed 7 September 2016

My hubby and I went to FKS to get our bareboat cruising certification, and it was an amazing experience. Captain GDub likes his students to be independent and self reliant. On the second day of our class we even took the boat by ourselves and...More

Thank natkao
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

Florida Keys Sailing; it's an adventure!

Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I booked a sunset sail and an overnight stay with Florida Keys Sailing. When we got to the marina, GDub had the sailboat ready. We boarded with our wine and beer and set sail. We got very lucky, and got perfect weather...More

Thank perindi
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

Very welcome...I had a blast...thanks!

Reviewed 29 May 2016

I reserved a sailboat charter in January but could not go out due to a small craft advisory. The owner GDub volunteered 2 free future days even though I only paid for 1 because we traveled so far. Since I could not coordinate a return...More

1  Thank John L
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

Thanks John...please come back soon; great to see father and daughter interests and times shared:)....my pleasure.

Reviewed 20 May 2016

A perfect day for sailing, good winds and clear sailing with Captain G Dub. He is a wonderful sailor and made our stay aboard a comfortable and exciting experience. Great guy and we look forward to doing this again on our next stay. Might like...More

Thank wallace r
CaptGDub, Owner at Florida Keys Sailing, responded to this review

Great to hear; please come back soon!

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jmeyer23
Do you sail the boats?
20 February 2017|
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We're an ASA Sailing School and Harter Company: Florida Keys Sailing. 305-619-0140
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Do you sail the boats?
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dkgreene
We are coming to Marathon Feb. 13-20th. We are interested in going on a sunset cruise or sailing to snorkeling spots. How do we book with you? Thanks! Kristin
31 January 2016|
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