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SailVenice

1968 Tarpon Center Dr, Slip #10 Crows Nest Marina, Venice, FL 34285-1035
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Beautiful Sunset

My Brother and I and our wives had a wonderful sunset cruise tonight, the weather was perfect, the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mickeykapo
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Venice, Florida
Afternoon 2 hour cruise

What a wonderful afternoon. Our hosts made a great effort to make our excursion enjoyable with... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Ernest H
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Captain Dove and Tim are experienced sailors who love to sail the Gulf of MexicoWe provide a safe, entertaining and inspirational sailing trip. While we may make it look routine, every trip is a unique adventure, there will always be plenty of exciting moments that will turn into lasting memories. When you experience the power of the wind and the sea on a sailboat you will really feel a new awareness.Contact us for a sail aboard a comfortable and fast Hunter 30. Her name is Inspiration, We are docked at The Crows Nest slip 10 , we are right in front of the restaurant.
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“sunset cruise” (18 reviews)
“cookies” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1968 Tarpon Center Dr, Slip #10 Crows Nest Marina, Venice, FL 34285-1035
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Brother and I and our wives had a wonderful sunset cruise tonight, the weather was perfect, the breeze was just right and the sunset was fabulous. You can't find a better way to spend a couple of ours on the gulf.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful afternoon. Our hosts made a great effort to make our excursion enjoyable with engaging conversation and things to do - like hanging our feet over the side to drag in the water. Hang in the stern and talk, or lay on a...More

Thank Ernest H
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We sailed with Capt's Tim and Dove. First time sailing. It was a great experience, they are a very pleasant couple and very accommodating to their guests. We would definitely do it again.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I took an afternoon cruise with a group of friends last week. We had great weather, and some of the gals took a turn at steering while we were under sail. Tim and Capt Dove made the trip trouble free; it was heaven to just...More

Thank janet w
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We took a sunset cruise in June 2017. We had so much fun with the owners! They are an awesome couple and loads of fun. We enjoyed talking with another couple and taking turns steering the boat (even our daughter and her friend enjoyed some...More

Thank Carol J
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We had such a good time. We took the sunset cruise and it was beautiful.. Captain Dove and Tim were very friendly and very experienced. They provided snacks and drinks for all to enjoy. Mother nature (the wind) did not cooperate when it was time...More

1  Thank Ronald C
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Great experience! Took a 2 hour afternoon sail and the wind and water were perfect, not to mention our hosts-owners and Captains Dove and Tim were wonderful! It was a last minute decision that was pretty much the highlight of our trip.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Sail Venice provides an excellent experience! Captain Dove and her husband/first mate Tim are friendly and accommodating. Drinks and snacks are included and they're delicious. I look forward to my next sail with them the next time I come to Florida!

1  Thank Tracy K
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing time. Captain Dove and Tim are very talented and want to make sure everyone aboard is comfortable and enjoying themselves. They had a radio, drinks (alcoholic and non), cheese and crackers and Home made cookies made the morning of our sail. It got...More

Thank Aarika M
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We spent two weeks at a local resort in Casey Key, Florida just 15 minutes away from SailVenice. It was just my wife and I and we were looking for a relaxing sailing experience and we found SailVenice. They have a variety of times they...More

1  Thank Dee T
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kmdg32
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Response from Moonwalker12014 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the length but the max number of passenger I believe they said was 10, which would be fairly crowded.
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Response from rfamily9 | Reviewed this property |
Call them because they might negotiate but I paid $65 pp for 4 people but it was extremely important to me to be the only one on the boat as my sister-in-law has cancer and could get ill do I wanted the flexibility of... More
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