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Schooner Eastwind

20 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1821
+1 207-633-6598
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Great Sailing Experience

This was our second time sailing with Schooner Eastwind. My husband has a peripheral vision... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nancy R
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Fun sail with extended family

My wife and I took a sail yesterday with our extended family to celebrate our wedding anniversary a... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Chris S
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Philadelphia
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Sail the waters of delightful Boothbay Harbor on our 65-foot schooner. See lighthouses, the outer islands, and sea wildlife on a two hour cruise. The Smith family has 30 years of boat building and sea adventures to share with you.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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20 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1821
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time sailing with Schooner Eastwind. My husband has a peripheral vision deficiency. The crew provided assist in boarding and disembarking. The crew also provides good commentary during the cruise. This sailing experience is a must do when in Boothbay Harbor.

1  Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took a sail yesterday with our extended family to celebrate our wedding anniversary a bit early. All 14 of us had a great time. So beautiful to be a ship with that much character and history. Captain John was just great...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We had this trip booked a gift and it did not disappoint. Relaxing ride through the harbor and got to see seals and porpoises . We also had the most beautiful sunset to end the ride. The crew was very friendly and knowledgeable. This is...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Even though we had gloomy weather, it was such a great time. 8 of us friends travel together and always look for some adventures. This was it! We took wine and beer and had a relaxing fun trip! The crew is friendly and informative! Don't...More

Thank craig9karen2
Reviewed 17 August 2017

As a “retired” crewman on Schooner Eastwind I specifically booked a 3 P.M. mid-August cruise hoping to have a brisk southwesterly afternoon sea breeze. Dick booked our trip and Cindy in the ticket booth welcomed us with open arms and a hug. I was taking...More

Thank Ulysses04537
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We enjoyed an afternoon cruise. The captain ( Lauren) and crew ( Carter) were exceptional in skills and hospitality. We often go on sailboat cruises on vacations and find this boat and crew to be the best!

Thank pspongberg
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was a lovely schooner with a very knowledgeable and friendly captain and first mate. We enjoyed ourselves immensely, and saw porpoises and yes, even a whale very close to our boat! As the sun went down some of us became a bit chilled, and...More

Thank markav99
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Second time on boat and still a great experience. Friendly informative staff. Saw seals and porpoise.

Thank travelvoices
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My wife booked a 10am sail on the Schooner Eastwind on the phone. The process was very easy and it turned out that we were eligible for a discount through our Inn. The woman, who's name I did not get (sorry!) was incredibly nice and...More

Thank blackmoose
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful sail. Loved meeting Cindy and the captain and crew were fantastic. Highly recommend this trip.

1  Thank Pauline L
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Janet G
8 September 2017|
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Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for visiting us. We are open this year through Monday, October 9. This time of year our sailing schedule changes so it's best to check in with the ticketing booth for each day's trips. We hope to see... More
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dsimes2
2 May 2017|
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Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us regarding sailing on Schooner Eastwind. Yes, reservations are necessary especially during the time you are here. Windjammer Week begins on June 26 with many activities going on in the town... More
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Jeanine M
19 April 2017|
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Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
We will be happy to see you back on Eastwind! And yes, your granddaughter will safely enjoy the sail The trip you were on last year was certainly an unusual situation with the kayakers needing our assistance. The captain... More
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