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San Francisco Sailing Company

Pier 39 Dock C, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-378-4887
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2-Hour Sunset Sail on the San Francisco Bay
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1.5-hour San Francisco Bay Sailing Tour
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Small-Group Golden Gate Bridge Sailing Tour
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We are the best attraction in SF that you must experience. We offer daily 90 minute tours of the SF Bay or multi-hour private charters. Celebrate a special occasion or go sailing for fun. We sail all around the bay: Alcatraz Island, The Golden Gate Bride, Angel Island, Bay Bridge, Ball Park, Sausalito, Tiburon, City Front & More.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
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Pier 39 Dock C, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-378-4887
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The purpose of the trip was to scatter my Dad's ashes off the Marin coast. Neptune Society had options but timing was a challenge and we would have been with a bunch of other people. Eddie was very accommodating, and it turned out to be...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding experience with SailSF. The Captain and First mate were extremely accommodating whether it was helping serve drinks that we brought on board or helping us choose the best route. 10/10 from these guys

Thank sskavdahl3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Third time sailing with the company, second time with Captain Michael. They take you to beautiful places, smooth ride, value your safety, and are funny and helpful.

Thank kdge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an awesome experience! We sailed with Jeff on Between the Sheets, the 36 foot Islander, on May 27th. Our party of 3 enjoyed every minute. We sailed from Pier 39 to Golden Gate Bridge, around Alcatraz and then to the Bay Bridge. Saw...More

Thank Delvis E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People. The SF Bay is one of the world's best places to sail, really sail. If you book with SF Sailing you will be in the hands of some of the best professional sailors around. If you want a booze cruise, you can get that...More

Thank baywriter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good boat, nice crew, fantastic scenery. We are locals and wish we had done this a long time ago. Highly recommend this trip!

Thank CaliforniaTraveler12
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My Genentech group of 10 people did this for a team-building and had an amazing time. Michael (captain) and Caleb (first mate) provided a relaxed, safe, and FUN trip. They accommodated a pickup from Cavallo Point and a strict, 2 hour time schedule. SF Sailing...More

Thank mayoc2
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A friend of mine hired out a boat from SF Sailing Company for his birthday celebration a few weeks ago—for just under 30 people, the boat trip was very well run, on time, and an absolute blast! We went on a weekend during the late...More

Thank kendallw75
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Very much enjoyed experiencing the San Francisco Bay and beyond on a sailboat with a small group rather than on a large boat. Great way to start the day with included mimosa's (also other drink options)! The crew was knowledgeable and fun and more than...More

Thank RhondaTraveler
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Decided that the weather was too good to not get out on the water. Took the 90 minute sail on SF Bay on the 41 footer. Great boat and excellent crew. Lots of info about the sites and history. Excellent service and excellent value. Highly...More

Thank Brian C
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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