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Schooner Freedom

111 Avenida Menendez Ste D, Slip 86, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4402
+1 904-810-1010
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A very nice trip. Worth the fee

We did this very last minute. We were walking the dock and started chatting with Sydney. She... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
West Chester, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Worth every penny

Don't just take my word on it...come aboard matey for this awesome experience. We booked 4... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
St. Augustine, Florida
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Our family invites you to enjoy the historic seaport of Saint Augustine, Florida on board the 76 foot tall ship Schooner Freedom. Hoist a sail, look for wildlife, and enjoy the beauty of our tranquil waters. Setting sail daily for Day Sails, Sunset Sails, Twilight Sails, and Full Moon Sails. Call for departure times and schedule.We are available for private chartersWeddings - Bereavements - Groups EventsAnniversaries - Corporate Outings - School Trips
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sunset sail” (55 reviews)
“friendly crew” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
111 Avenida Menendez Ste D, Slip 86, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4402
+1 904-810-1010

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did this very last minute. We were walking the dock and started chatting with Sydney. She made us feel welcomed and we decided to take a trip. Then captain john welcomed us on and away we went. Great sailboat and staff were friendly, helpful...More

Thank WWCSeaview
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't just take my word on it...come aboard matey for this awesome experience. We booked 4 tickets as a bday surprise for our inlaws. B/c we have small children who were in school we decided on the day trip. This is a 2 hour tour...More

Thank Ellyanne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure about cruise as I was seasick most of the trip. Staff was so nice and made it a point check on me and make sure I was doing ok. My friend was disappointed as she stated there not much of a view.

Thank gkeeton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Schooner Freedom is great, took the afternoon 2 hour sail an loved it. Capt. John was very friendly and made you feel at home, first mate Avery was a beast, she is such a hard worker and an inspiration. You can get involved in the...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took the moonlight sail. We were in hopes of seeing the full moon. That didn't happen due to cloud coverage (oh well). It was still an amazing sail. Captain John and his crew were very gracious. A night on the water...More

Thank cmbell1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain john and team did a great job as we were out at sea for approx 1 1/2 hrs. We sailed out at 9pm and the atmosphere was awesome. There was Christen on Guitar and free water, soda, beer and wine and the team served...More

Thank tonyruth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the sun set cruise on May 25th. Being on the water seeing the city, surrounding areas and beach is so relaxing. The crew tips the scale to make this an excellent adventure. They are all knowledgeable, attentive and seem to be honestly interested...More

Thank luvgoing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the moonlight sail (8:15pm) on the Freedom Schooner to finish off an amazing date night. The crew was fun to sail with, engaging the passengers in raising the sails and good conversations. They also served free drinks as part of the voyage. The...More

2  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Wow, we took the sunset cruise on the Schooner and had a fantastic time. The views were unbelievable--a perfect photo at every turn. The crew could not have been nicer. 10 + on customer service. We were celebrating a birthday and they made it special...More

2  Thank traveljules2016
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My husband and I went on the sunset sail boat ride and it really was a great time. Tip: use cash to pay and they give you a discount! The crew let people on board help raise the sails and they were honestly such nice,...More

1  Thank rachellynn27
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Wendy H
Do people ever get seasick on these sails? We are considering a family day sail the end of June.
20 June 2017|
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Response from tigers81 | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on if you have ever been affected by motion sickness and also the conditions while sailing ... we experienced a very smooth lovely sunset sail but I imagine in rougher waters it could be quite rocky . If... More
Are there restrooms on this boat? Also, would a six year old girl enjoy it?
22 June 2016|
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Response from daisydoesdenver | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a "head" below deck and I think a 6 year old would love it. She would probably get to help unfurl the sails. We say dolphins so that would be cool for her as well. It was one of the highlights of my trip.
Is the schooner accessible to someone who travels by wheelchair primarily but can walk a bit with assistance.
8 August 2015|
Response from Sarah Z | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we are accessible for that situation. I would recommend bringing the wheelchair to use to get down to the boat, as we are at the end of the dock. Once you reach the boat, there are 4 wide, household sized steps... More