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Address: Trident Marina, Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 87 617 2555
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If you're looking for an adventurous & healthy holiday activity sailing...

If you're looking for an adventurous & healthy holiday activity sailing may have the answer.There's no need to don a wetsuit, all cruises are run aboard our cruising yachts based at the Trident Marina Kinsale. You can choose from a day or half day sail. Sailing TimesMorning: 10:30 to 13:00 Afternoon: 14:00 to 16:30 Sunset cruise: 18:00 to 20:30. Price Half Day: 45 euro per person Full Day 10:00 to 16:30: 90 euro per person excluding lunch.

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We had a wonderful experience with Sovereign Sailing. James was responsive and helpful, giving us good advice about which trip we should take. And he was kind, encouraging and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 September 2016
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a wonderful experience with Sovereign Sailing. James was responsive and helpful, giving us good advice about which trip we should take. And he was kind, encouraging and informative during the sail! We had a wonderful time and would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting Kinsale. It's a terrific village, and this was the best part.

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Kahalu u, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Kinsale is a beautiful Irish coastal town and great for walking, shopping, etc. But you get an evening more amazing perspective on Kinsale when you see it from the water. We enjoyed a great afternoon sail with Niall on their 40' Hanse and got a great tip from him on a dinner spot... The Black Pig, which was excellent. Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely sail today on one of their boats. Unfortunately the wind failed us but One can never count on wind. Still a overly adventure from a very friendly outfit. Great day!

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this review

Thanks Paul for taking the time to review our sailing trips, much appreciated. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Kinsale can't just be about great food and drink, although that's enough to keep most people busy. As a family we decided to head out onto the water and we looked around for a boat rental company. We settled on Sovereign Sailing, and came close to being sailed by their skipper around the bay. However, in the end we decided... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a fab afternoon out with Niall on a little sailing boat - he was a super instructor, making sure we all had ample time with the various duties. We were lucky with the weather as it was a very windy - we managed to zoom out to the Atlantic from the harbour. I thought this was great value... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I booked a 1/2 day sailing on a 27' keelboat with James from Sovereign Sailing in Kinsale as a Christmas gift. James was great to deal with, responding to my emails and questions quickly, and being flexible with dates, etc. Last week (May 2016) we excitedly took the beautiful drive from our cottage away from home in Killarney to the... More 

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this review

Thanks Debbie for taking the time to write this great review of your sailing experience, we really do appreciate it and I'm delighted you both enjoyed your time with us...James More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were looking for some sea activity during our stay in Kinsale last week and found Sovereign Sailing. We hadn't thought of taking anything other than a self-drive boat out but James was so helpful and explained the half-day sail tuition on the yacht that we couldn't resist. Although James couldn't take us himself he arranged an excellent skipper for... More 

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write this review, I'm delighted you enjoyed your sailing experience despite the poor weather, we'll work on the sun shine for your next sail!! More 

Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

We rented a boat in august 2015. The service was great: free wifi is available, free shower and WC. Much information was given to us. The Boat "Paragon" was brilliant! Thank a lot to James and Julian!

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback, we are delighted you enjoyed you time sailing the Irish coast. We appreciate you taking the time to write this review...James More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

James and Sovereign Sailing provided an unparalleled half day sailing experience for 6 of us staying in Kinsale. I can't recommend this highly enough. James is highly professional, filled with good information and a perfect gentleman. The experience itself provides a wonderful vantage point of the Kinsale Harbor and the Old Head of Kinsale. Would do this every time we... More 

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this review

Thanks Dan, your great feedback is much appreciated...James More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Great friends treated us to a morning sail while visiting Kinsale for the weekend. Two novices, one reluctant sailor and a guy with some experience we took to the water in a 1720 with James. Despite the damp start the weather soon cleared and we had a great run up to Old Kinsale Head and back. James was great company... More 

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