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Miramar Sailing offers Private & Exclusive Day Sailing, Caribbean Sailing Holidays, and RYA Recognised training courses from its base in Jolly Harbour. Our private 47ft. Classic Ketch, "Hawnalea", with Captain Kevin and crew, will "Make Your Day...more
We went to Antigua last year and sailed for the first time with Captain Kevin and his crew. It was marvellous and so we decided to sail again with them this year. Suffice to say they did not disappoint. We had a wonderful days sailing...More
Date of experience: July 2017
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MiramarSailing, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017
Many thanks for taking the trouble to write this review. We are all delighted you enjoy your days out on the water with us, and even more delighted you will be coming back next year for the hat trick!
The Miramar Team
Captain Kevin was spectacular, skillful and socially engaging. His first mate Tyler was equally wonderful. They both were so knowledgeable, and fun too! It was a maiden voyage for one of our party on a sloop as well as a snorkel and it proved to...More
Date of experience: June 2017
MiramarSailing, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017
Fantastic! Thank you. Captain Kevin and Tyler are a great asset to our company as you and many before have discovered.
Please come back and sail with them again.
My daughter Jessica and I booked this with a tiny bit of trepidation as neither of us had been on a boat before. What followed was an amazing 5 days. Tanya our instructor was a Canadian ball of energy and fun. But more importantly she...More
Date of experience: April 2017
MiramarSailing, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017
Thank you Ladies. We are delighted you enjoyed your course and instructor and now have the confidence to get on board a boat again. Hopefully with Miramar Sailing! Have a great summer!
I used Miramar for a 1-week Yachtmaster Offshore theory course followed by a 5-day onboard Yachtmaster Preparation period before the RYA Examiner joined the boat for the exam itself.
From the outset, Brian (who handles the office side of the business) advised and helped me...More
Completed our competent crew course with Miramar in November. Neither of us had any sailing experience and comp crew was the perfect introduction to sailing and life living on a yacht. We had the most amazing time teamed up with two other trainees doing their...More
Date of experience: November 2016
MiramarSailing, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016
Thank you for this very positive review.
Lea is indeed, like all our Instructors, excellent with high levels of experience and high standards of training.
We are delighted you chose to kick start your sailing with us and look forward to welcoming you back to...More
Our friends in Jolly Harbour suggested a few hours sailing with Captain Kevin on Hawnalea to give us an idea of what it's all about. We agreed but I was terrified having never been on a sailing boat before, let alone out at sea !!...More
Date of experience: December 2016
PipTheSkip, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016
We are so pleased you enjoyed your sailing with Capt Kevin - who knows maybe one day you'll be back with Miramar Sailing to learn more about it!
Compliments of the Season, and come back to see us again soon!
I had a one on one training course which I wouldn't recommend. I feel you learn more if there are others to learn from. I didn't understand some of the course content and in the end resulted in failing the course, which I believe should...More
Date of experience: December 2015
PipTheSkip, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016
Thanks for writing a review on our TripAdvisor page - we only have one record of a single person taking a theory course with us, and that was in May 2015, perhaps this was when you visited, rather than in December as stated...More
We just had a wonderful full days sailing on the Hawnalea. It's a beautiful 45ft ketch and Capt. Kevin and the crew (Wayne and Dylan) were so welcoming. The whole day was incredibly relaxed. We were taken to snorkel on a sunken wreck and then...More
Date of experience: July 2016
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PipTheSkip, Owner at Miramar Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016
Many thanks for your great review - we are so pleased that you chose to come sailing with Miramar! It is not only very helpful to Captain Kevin & his crew when his guests take the time to show their appreciation, it helps...More
After reading all these wonderful reviews we were visiting Antigua for a few weeks and hired "Captain Kevin" to charter us over to Barbuda with its gorgeous, private wbeaches, sun and relaxation. He was amazing and made our stay there for 3 nights out of...More