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Providence Sailing Whitsundays

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Providence V is a 62-ft gaff rigged schooner which offers day and sunset sails in the Whitsundays. DAY SAILS Catch the breeze on a tallship and set sail to Whitehaven on a traditional tallship. Snorkel on the way back at one of the best spots in the...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and unique: to connect back with a very classy sailboat. Experienced, trustworthy and very nice crew, we truly enyoyed our day sail. The Whitehaven beach visit and the snorkeling totally worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The team has been so friendly and awesome. I totally recommend this tour for anyone visiting the Whitsundays ! Even when it was raining they managed to make it fun. Thanks the Scottish crew !

Thank SarahJMB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly and awesome crew (Steve and Richi) we got a lot information about the Hill In-let, Whitehaven beach and much more! We loved the relaxed atmosphere of a the small group :)

Thank skusami
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got on board tired and hot and grumpy, and got off two nights and two days later chilled and happy. My 16yo daughter and I had a wonderful time and found the time passed way too quickly. The weather wasn't the best but our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank valpasserine
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Valerie and Mieke and really glad you got to spend such a memorable Christmas on MiLady. She is a new addition to our fleet and we think offers a different kind of cruise to Providence V. Glad we were able to lift the cobwebs...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful day trip on a sail boat from Airlie Beach to Whitehaven Beach. We we well looks led after by Grant and Amy who took us to the amazing white sands of Whitehaven Beach, before lunch and snorkelling over reefs. A relaxing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dave P
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Providence V is a small twin-masted sailboat and is licensed to carry 24 passengers. It has an engine as well. Unlike Captain Cook et al back in the day, these guys are on a deadline to get us to where we need to be..... when...More

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Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for an honest and thoroughly readable review.

Reviewed 3 December 2018

I've been on a number of sailing trips before, and this was by far the worst I've taken. My friend and I booked a day trip on Providence V during the first week of October. We specifically picked a sailboat to take us out to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review. Just wanted to correct a few facts. We do not overbook our boat. That is illegal. Unfortunately due to Australia courting large coal mines and therefore attracting coral bleaching, yes you are right the coral may not be as good as...More

Reviewed 2 December 2018

The most fabulous way to toast the sunset with friends or loved ones. The magic of this part of the world is captured wholly by providence's crew

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hayley C
Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thanks Hayley and glad our crew made your evening.

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Great all-round trip out to 2 beaches. Lunch was provided as well as the wetsuit when you get into the water. Highly recommend these guys

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Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review

Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Myself and my family would like to say this was a fantastic and Memorable trip. Steve and Amy were the perfect hosts very friendly and food was amazing . Great atmosphere on the boat Not crammed like other trips it was very relaxed and pleasurable...More

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Grant L, Owner at Providence Sailing Whitsundays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review

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A sorry for the delay in responding, there were probably 25/26 people on board with 1 crew and 1 skipper, we sailed from Airlie Beach to white haven which took approximately 2 hours a couple of hours at white haven the... More
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