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Welcome to Devon Sailing Experiences We run our business in a boutique way, with high levels of service, finishing touches and most importantly – great yachts. Just 5 mins from Plymouth mainline station with direct connections to London and the...more
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Brunel Way | Millbay, King Point Marina, Plymouth PL1 3EF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently enjoyed a 5 day sale to the west of Plymouth with a group of friends who it’s fair to say enjoy the ‘sailing culture’ rather than sailing itself. So with limited experience it was reassuring to find safety was paramount along with a...More

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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your 5-day sailing experience. We are really pleased to hear you all had a great time and enjoyed everything sailing has to offer, including fabulous destinations with great bars and restaurants. Our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was booked as a joint 70th birthday treat for my husband and I. Nick was our skipper and with another couple we had the greatest day. The sunny weather helped of course but we wound ropes, hauled up sails and all had a go...More

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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your day out on the water. In our opinion, our sailing experiences make wonderful gifts. We hope to welcome you back in the future - perhaps for your 71st birthday treat?

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every year I treat myself, or am treated by family or friends, to a sailing “fix”. This has included wonderful memories like a week of hobie cats in Jamaica, a day out on the replica of Captain Cook’s Endeavour from Falmouth, and two less good...More

Thank Derek A
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are always delighted to welcome returning customers back aboard our yachts and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Although we have very little control over the weather (ie, none!) we will do our very best to arrange perfect sailing conditions for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great week away sailing the Devon & Cornwall coast. Mick was our skipper who is very knowledgeable and experienced. The weather was great and the wind OK to sail much of the week. Boat in good condition and nice onboard accommodation. The...More

Thank coljoylane l
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really pleased to hear you enjoyed your 5-day exclusive charter. It is useful to point out to our potential future guests that many of our wonderful sailing destinations are indeed serviced by mooring buoys which require water taxis, rather than walk-ashore marinas and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day out with Devon Sailing Experiences. Birthday present for my husband who has some experience and a great taster to sailing for me. Mike our skipper was super friendly and knowledgeable and despite a lack of wind on a near perfect day weather wise,...More

Thank Suzanne H
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your day out on the water. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your first yacht sailing experience and your husband enjoyed his birthday gift. We hope to welcome you back onboard...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boat is beautiful and skipper was friendly, skillful and a good teacher. We were blessed with a lovely June day although the wind could have been stronger. I'd recommend this day to anyone fancying a taster to the sport.

1  Thank PhilFromTaunton
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are really pleased to hear you enjoyed your day out on the water. Our skippers are very enthusiastic about sailing and are always keen to share their skills and knowledge with our guests. We hope to welcome you aboard again in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this for myself, having seen yacht out at sea for years wondering what it must be like to be on one. Now I know . There is quite a lot to learn , but we had a patient skipper Tim to show us...More

Thank gsamuels2018
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your first yacht sailing experience and hope it made the perfect birthday treat for you. We look forward to welcoming you back onboard should...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely couple of days! My wife and I spend 2 nights sleeping on the boat, 1 night in the marina 1 night in Fowey. We were abit hesitant about doing it at first because we both get sea sick however we were very...More

Thank Matthew P
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your weekend sailing experience. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your weekend sail to Fowey and the weather was good for you. We appreciate your feedback about the safety briefing, which includes (amongst other...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the last few days sailing down to Salcombe. Mick our skipper knew his stuff and had plenty of patience in explaining what needed to be done. The whole experience was benefited by the excellent communication from Katie who kept us well informed prior...More

Thank Glenn P
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your 2-day sail and found your sailing experience gift voucher to be an excellent birthday treat. As you now know, we also run RYA training courses and would be pleased to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just completed a two day sailing experience purchased as a 60th birthday for two friends by their wives. On board with skipper Mick we sailed to Salcome and back over two days, with a really pleasant couple we met on the morning of departure. High...More

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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your 2-day sailing experience. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your sail to Salcombe and the experience met your expectations. Our skippers are great at ensuring everyone gets involved as much (or as little!)...More

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