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12 Meter Charters

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Set Sail aboard the America's Cup 12 Meter yachts of Newport, Rhode Island! 12 Meter Charters offers customized group charters and daily sailing cruises aboard our 65 foot America's Cup 12 Meter contenders. Participate in the sailing or just sit...more
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12 Bowens Wharf, Marine Max entrance, upstairs and to the left., Newport, RI 02840-3005
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

It was a wonderful to gain an understanding of all that goes into sailing on the water. I did not realize all that went into sailing such a beautiful vessel... I was delighted to experience this with the professional staff on board and will do...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

A truly great experience. Captain and crew were friendly and knowledgeable and pointed out points of interest on the coast. Try to sit inside one of the hatches, if you are in the middle of the deck it is awkward to sit there and you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Loved fulfilling my wish to sail on a 12M America;s Cup boat - only thing to make it better would be to have a really good race with a spinaker and maybe handle the wheel while underway. Had a great time and really enjoyed the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

We had a fantastic time. My son and I took part in all the activities. Would not hesitate to do it again. We are looking forward to our next outing.

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

This was a girls day, we had an amazing time. The crew were great. The beautiful waters of Newport are worth exploring with 12 Meter Charters. We will be doing it again in the spring.Thank you!

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Sailing on a 12 meter charter is an adventure, a new and changing experience everytime i am on one of these sleek beautiful vessels. I am a return sailor, frequent flyer, hahaha. Every time sailing is awesome with some fabulous crews and interesting fellow sailors....More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

sailing on a classic at the wheel with a very friendly and helpful crew in Newport with a fair wind and sunshine. A great experience for everyone who loves sailing.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

A very beautiful day out on the water. Crew was knowledgable about the history of the boat along with the architecture and places passed along the way. We were able to participate as much or little as wanted in hoisting the sails and taking the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bryanobara
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had a great afternoon sailing with 12 Meter Charters. The captain charted a beautiful course and pointed out many points of interest. Both the captain and crew answered our questions about the yacht and sailing very thoroughly This was the high point of our...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great sail on the Columbia! Kevin and crew was fantastic and fun. Included a few beers. The sail went about 15 minutes over, they were not in a rush to get us back. Well worth the price of admission! Beautiful views and...More

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missbethkerr
15 June 2018|
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Response from 12meter | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for your interest in 12 Meter Charters! We offer private day charters and public sails in Newport. We do not offer overnight cruises. Contact me with any questions. I am always happy to... More
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