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Devon Sailing Experiences

Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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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 5 November 2018

nick gave us a perfect couple days to salcombe great company and personality what sailing is all about in any weather

Date of experience: October 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing your 2-day sailing experience. We are always pleased to welcome returning customers back onboard, and hope to see you again in 2019.

Reviewed 26 October 2018

My wife and I booked a day sail for 24.10.18 with Devon Sailing Experiences. We were visiting Plymouth anyway and I had emailed Katie to see if a sail could be arranged. Although this date was not originally in the Devon Sailing Experiences calendar, the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

We were pleased to welcome you back onboard again and are delighted to hear you enjoyed your latest sailing experience. Whenever extra sailing dates are requested, we will always do our very best to make them happen so it is always worth getting in touch...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic day with Devon Sailing Experiences, this past weekend! Booked in secret, the Devon Sailing team ensured I had a once in a lifetime experience! The guys provided a fabulous Sailing day, a fantastic lunch, (moored up in a stunning secluded bay),...More

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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Congratulations! We are over-the-moon to hear about your engagement and are thrilled to hear you had a fabulous day out on the water to mark the occasion. Thank you for sharing your special moment - we look forward to welcoming you both back aboard in...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

What a day, our first experience of sailing and enjoyed every moment. Our skipper Emma made us feel very welcoming and made it really easy for us to get involved and understand how the yacht (bewitched) sailed. We learnt a lot, got involved when we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your first ever sailing experience. We are really pleased to hear you enjoyed it and would recommend it to others. Our highly-experienced skippers are brilliant at ensuring our guests are comfortable and get as much...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Great day sailing around Plymouth Sound. A skilled and informative skipper, Mick explained the art of sailing in detail, a very hands on day. Professional company who worked hard to ensure our safety and enjoyment. Highly recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Geoff E
KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your day out on the water. Our highly professional and experienced skippers do their very best to ensure everyone gets plenty of hands-on sailing experience. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyable day on the water. If you've ever considered sailing, definitely get in touch with these guys.

Date of experience: October 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your day out on the water and would recommend us to others. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.

Reviewed 28 September 2018

We actually spent two days sailing down the Devon coast in the company of skipper Mike Higgins and his mistress, the lovely sailing boat Bewitched. And bewitched we were. Mike was obviously a highly competent sailor and his easy style of instruction guided us gently...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your sailing experience and are considering joining us again in the future. Your tip regarding clothing is really important - we need our guests to ensure that they bring lots of layers, especially this time of year. Thank...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

With busy lives and two stressful jobs we struggle to book long holidays away so are always looking for short breaks or weekend experiences and this as just perfect for us! Having never sailed or even been on a sailing boat before I had no...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your weekend sailing experience. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed it and have been inspired to take up some RYA training to develop your newly-found skills. We agree with you - our 2-day sailing experiences are...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a fantastic week aboard Bewitched. The cabins were comfy, communication beforehand with Katie was great and Tim our skipper was a fantastic cook to boot. We unfortunately didn’t make it to the Scilly Isles due to the weather but stopped...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your 7-day sailing experience. We are delighted to hear you had a wonderful time, despite not reaching the Isles of Scilly as you had hoped. Flexibility is the key to an enjoyable sailing experience, and...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Good communications before the trip. ‘Bewitched’ is a modern and very comfortable yacht. Skipper Tim was very professional and also very experienced and a great cook too!. Followed all the safety requirements and the yacht was well equipped for everything we needed. Visited some lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KatieDSE, General Manager at Devon Sailing Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your 7-day sailing experience, despite the conditions preventing you from reaching the Isles of Scilly on this occasion. The South West has some beautiful sailing ground and destinations, all easily accessible from our base location in Plymouth -...More

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