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Salana Sailing

Grand Harbour, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7940 3525
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All went like a breeze :)

We arranged all via email. No probs, no weird requirements or rules. Upon arrival, the boat was... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Peter B
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Brindisi
Give a wide berth to the panic station pirates and go walk the plank with quality

Gareth will be wincing with that butchering of nautical sayings (his own mastermind subject), but... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Paula T
,
Athlone, Ireland
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Grand Harbour, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We arranged all via email. No probs, no weird requirements or rules. Upon arrival, the boat was ready, so we simply entered, like in a hotel. It was a simple course for six days with a very relaxed, knowledgeable trainer and fully flexible schedule. I...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Gareth will be wincing with that butchering of nautical sayings (his own mastermind subject), but I have to say that after spending a full week doing my Day Skipper course with Salana Sailing, I couldn’t have asked for a better combination of top quality patient...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Paula, thank you so much for your lovely (and very funny) words. You were absolutely fantastic and such great company on the boat. It was a pleasure having you, getting to know you and sharing with you both our sailing passion and also our...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

If you are novice, be sure that you will come back home with knowledge you would not have expect to gain within one week. They are definitely patient to give you time to process everything and then they will test the knowledge over and over...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you so much Yannick. It was absolutely a delight to have you on board. We really admired and appreciated your tenacity to learn. Keep sailing and keep learning. Also you are always welcome on our boats.

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Very well maintained and well equipped boats skippered by EXCELLENT people! Anna made my trip with Salana Sailing happen with the best and friendliest of helpfulness - and Gareth made sure the trip had everything it needed in fun, adventurous and educational experiences. Don't hesitate...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Dear Rasmus, thank you so much for your lovely worlds. Really appreciated. It was great having you on board. Keep in touch and keep sailing ;)

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I just returned from a week sailing course with Salana Sailing in Malta and was very pleased with the level of attention Gareth and Anna Maria give as hosts and instructors. Anna Maria was extremely helpful in making arrangements for the course and in providing...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely and kind words. It was great having you on board! I look forward to when our paths meet again....in the meantime fair winds.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

So I’ve just completed my ‘Competent Crew’ with Salana Sailing, and I heartily recommend it! This was the first time I’d been sailing, and my word, Salana Sailing was totally the right choice in choosing to take those first steps with, because I’m hooked! Run...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We sailed with Anna and Gareth for 6 days/5 nights in Malta this last August. It was our first sailing experience ever and feared a bit how it would go with our family of 4 kids. It turned out to be a great experience, the...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind words and lovely comments. We loved having all 6 of you on the boat with us last August. We mention you all often and every now and again we remember one of the comments by the kids...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Me and my friends had a fantastic one day boat trip on Salana with Gareth and Anna. The boat is comfortable for 10 people and is very well maintained and beautiful. The owners are absolutely lovely people and a highly competent and attentive crew. Spending...More

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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind words. We absolutely enjoyed having you all on the boat. We hope that you manage some more sailing days wherever you will be in due course when time permits it.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had beautiful one day sailing trip. Good boat, great crew. It was perfect day! Hope I will spend more time here.

Thank Victor P
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Anna Maria D, Owner at Salana Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you so much Victor! It was great having you on the boat!

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was the best week of my summer. I have always enjoyed being on a boat, however, this was my first time sailing, and luckily I chose Salana Sailing for this memorable first. Signing up to complete a RYA Competent Crew course with Anna Maria...More

Thank David C
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Muriel25
14 September 2017|
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Response from Anna Maria D | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your message. We actually do both. The RYA courses are generally over a minimum of 5 days. However we also do day sailing/cruising. If you wish to know more please send us an email directly.
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