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Greek Sails Yacht Charters

Punta, 180 20, Greece
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Perfect Introduction to sailing

We had a blissful two week holiday on a Jeanneau 35, we had the best flotilla leaders imaginable... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Jennie15
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Romsey
Our second flotilla was also fantastic experience!

Having done a one week flotilla in May 2015 we returned in August this year to do the two week... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Caroline M
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United Kingdom
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Greek Sails is one of the longest-established sailing holiday businesses in Greece being founded in 1983. We remain an independent family-run and family-owned business; we handle your booking, your enquiries, we and our team clean and maintain our yachts. For us your holiday and enjoyment is a very personal business and we're proud of the high number of repeat customers we are pleased to greet each year. We pride ourselves on providing our customers clean and well maintained yachts and ensuring you fully enjoy your sailing holiday with us.
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had a blissful two week holiday on a Jeanneau 35, we had the best flotilla leaders imaginable (Rob and Karen) they thought of everything, they were patient with us (especially me who had never sailed before) and even cooked us all a delicious beach...More

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GreekSails, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you Jennie for your kind review, but very sorry to hear you had problems with the heads. Even though, as you point out, the Sun Odyssey 35 is an older boat, we would not have expected you to have these issues as we pride...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Having done a one week flotilla in May 2015 we returned in August this year to do the two week flotilla, hoping to get down to Monemvasia. Sadly due to Meltemi winds we didn't get there. We knew this was a possibility, we had a...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Many thanks for your review Caroline. Wonderful that you got to see Mycenae which is definitely worth a visit, but sad you didn't get to Monemvasia. That is somewhere not to miss, so sad that the winds weren't kind. And if you love small out...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We have used Greek sails twice now once on flotilla 2 years ago and this year on bareboat. It is an excellent family run business. Nothing is too much for any of the team, the boats are spotless clean you couldn't wish for better service....More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Many thanks for your review and recommendation. We appreciate your support and kind comments and hope we may be able to welcome you to Poros another time. With many thanks and best wishes from The Greek Sails Team

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Had the BEST time with Greek Sails, we hired the full boat for ourselves, 9 people, and absolutely loved it. Our skipper was amazing, really professional and we felt like we were very in safe hands (not being sailors ourselves). The towns we visited were...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Many thanks for your review Charlotte. We are always pleased to know people enjoy themselves while with us. Is it to be study for your Day Skipper or a pre-Flotilla course and next time sail the boat yourself? :-) Whatever you may do, thank you...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have been on many flotilla holidays over the past 15 years. This was our first time with Greek Sails and I found them to be one of the best companies we've sailed with. Our lead crew of Rob and Karen were fantastic! Great fun,...More

1  Thank Laura S S
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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you Laura and it will be wonderful to see you next year if you can come back. It's nice to know you consider our level of service matches the best companies you have sailed with and that 'parking assistance' on the last day took...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

We chartered a Sun Odyssey 349 through Greek Sails as part of a week's flotilla holiday in July 2017 (myself as skipper, plus my wife and 12yo son as crew). From the moment we were met off the Athens ferry the team looked after us...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review Paul and it's great to hear you enjoyed your holiday so much. Maybe we'll be able to welcome you back to Poros another time? :-) Thank you again and for all your kind comments. From all on The...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

4 adults, the sun, wind, sea and a yacht.... recipe for a delightful week. Our flotilla leads Rob & Karen did a 5 star job guiding -fun & relaxing. Thank you

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Many thanks for your review Jeff and we'll pass on your 5* comments to Rob & Karen whom I'm sure will be delighted to hear you enjoyed yourselves. Best wishes from all on the Greek Saisl Team

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Our family of four (2 adults + 2 teenagers) spent a week on a Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 439, island/port hopping in the Saronic Gulf. The pace was perfect - we had plenty of time in port and had enough time swimming & snorkeling in wonderful...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you Laurence and it's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time wandering the Saronic with Mikis. You'll have to come back and explore the Argolic...longer distances but some wonderful spots. Thank you again for your kind review, with the very best wishes from all...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Crew comprised the wife and I, stepdaughter and boyfriend all of us untested for a week in cramped, stiflingly hot and unfamiliar surroundings - a potent recipe for family catastrophe. Not only was this our first time on a Flotilla holiday but also our first...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you very much for you review, and your 'one problem' did make us smile - a lot :-) We hope we'll be able to help you resolve 'your problem' next year and very much look forward to welcoming you back to Poros. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

The company could not do enough to make our trip perfect . Having done a few of these sailing flotillas previously this company seem to be the best in this area. The owner is fully involved from the day of arrival to the handover. His...More

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GreekSailsTeam, Manager at Greek Sails Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Many thanks for your kind review and comment. Yes, we believe as a smaller company we are able to provide a much more personal and direct service and it's always lovely to hear people appreciate our efforts. Thanks you again for your review from the...More

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Del0530
16 September 2017|
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Response from GreekSailsTeam | Property representative |
I'm afraid you would need to return the boat, although... We could make a special arrangement where we'd provide a crew to bring the boat back, but then I'm afraid you'd need to cover the cost of the crew, of us getting the... More
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375michellek23
12 August 2017|
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Response from GreekSailsTeam | Property representative |
I’m not entirely sure I understand what you want, or maybe that you’re sure what you want. We ‘rent’ [charter] yachts for people to sail a. by themselves (bareboat), b. in a group of yachts with assistance (flotilla), or c... More
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Julia P
8 July 2017|
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Response from GreekSailsTeam | Property representative |
We might be able to arrange something for you, however, August is peak season and so it is likely all our yachts will be out on charter. We'd also need to know numbers in your party as the yachts are licensed to only carry... More
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