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Catherine's Florida Charters

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760 Broadway St, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1067
+1 941-893-9590
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Wonderful sunset cruise!

Had a great time with the girls for an evening sunset cruise. Sister had a birthday to celebrate... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
_sarah4uf
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Sarasota, Florida
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What a wonderful excursion! Weather didn't permit us to go at sunset but the morning was a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Laura F
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We offer a wide range of affordable private boating excursions, from sailing adventures on a beautiful 53'ketch ("Catherine"). Which departs from North Longboat and sails the beautiful waters of the Gulf Of Mexico and Sarasota Bay. (Specializing in Sunset Sails, Day Sails, Wine & Cheese Cruises, proposals, Couples Retreat, Anniversaries, Photo Shoots, Video Production & More) We also offer affordable private eco tours on our electric powered ("Catherine II") Which departs North Longboat Key and cruises inland waters of the North Island and Longboat Pass basin. With excursions to the famous "Beer Can Island & Jewfish Key Sandbar" (Specializing in Sightseeing Tours, Dolphin Watches, Treasure Hunting on Beer Can Island, Sunset Cruises, & Wine & Cheese Cruises,)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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760 Broadway St, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1067
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time with the girls for an evening sunset cruise. Sister had a birthday to celebrate so perfect opportunity to get together. Captain and first mate were great and the weather was perfect! Plan to do this again with a larger group!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful excursion! Weather didn't permit us to go at sunset but the morning was a beautiful time to sail. Friendly and attentive people. We will certainly return.

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The sailboat trip was amazing. We traveled down to Lido Key for a ladies vacation and had the best experience on the sailboat charter. The sailboat was beautiful, accommodating and the staff was phenomenal from booking to finish. The boat had beanbag chairs, music, water...More

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Captains offer a great experience. Really enjoyed it. Can't wait to go back. Did a morning sail but want to do a sunset one soon.

Thank greghatch
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The boss (wife) chartered this boat for Father's Day. Captain Kurt and Catherine could not have been any nicer....perfect accommodations for my family and myself....got a little seasick when I went to the bow....everything was great...highly recommend this company...

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 30 June 2017

From booking to sailing Catherine made everything easy and reassuringly straightforward. My family (aged from 14 to 53) enjoyed a very relaxed morning sailing with Catherine and Captain Kurt. All safety matters were clearly explained before we set off and we were well cared for...More

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Both Captain Kurt and First Mate Catherine were wonderful to talk with. The boat is beautiful and the views are breathtaking. A must do when you are in the LongBoat Key area. We will definitely cruise with Catherine and Kurt again.

Thank Tiffany F
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing morning sail with Captain Kurt and First Mate Catherine. This is an awesome way to experience Florida on the water with an exceptional crew and beautiful sailboat. Catherine took photos of our adventure and we were enjoying them just a few...More

1  Thank H2047VBsuel
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Cannot imagine a better way to spend a few hours while visiting this part of Florida. We had never been sailing before and Kurt and Catherine took wonderful care of us. We started our sail by sitting in the back of the boat on comfortable...More

Thank AnnaMaria2
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Early afternoon sail on a beautiful sunny - but not too hot - day ... Catherine and Kurt are a great team: friendly gracious hosts and excellent experienced sailors! And the boat is wonderfully stable: on the return we had the tide and the wind...More

1  Thank KennedyBrooks
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Indyslr
12 March 2017|
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Response from Catherine S | Property representative |
Hi there, This sounds great! We are in high season right now. We suggest reserving as early as possible. We do cruise base on the weather conditions. The Captain will determine about an hour prior to the sail which route is... More
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LocalResident06416
25 January 2017|
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Response from Catherine S | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, bring your own food and drinks. We are not doing dinner cruises at this time. Thank you! Catherine 941-893-9590
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DanaLynn83
6 August 2015|
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Response from Catherine S | Property representative |
Hello, Our sails start at $299 and are all private. You are welcome to add others if you like. Please call me with any questions. 941-893-9590 Thank you! Catherine :)
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