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“thai cook”(15 reviews)
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Ours is a small, owner operated company, specialising in bespoke sailing courses and skippered charters for families and small groups. We operate in the spectacular Phang Nga Bay and Andaman Sea area, one of the World's most amazing sailing...more
66/11 Moo 5 | Soi Bangmalauw 2,, Phuket 83110, Thailand
+66 61 694 5864
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In seven months of traveling this is the first negative review I feel like I must write. I'm afraid that the positive reviews that are published here are no longer representative of the experience students can expect at Andaman Yachting. After completing the 5-day Day...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Extraordinary813360
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

1) The boat Sita is beautiful, very well maintained and it was clean. 2) Jeff is a very good instructor, he takes time to explain concept and give examples. I really had chance to practice a lot. He loves what he is doing and makes...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

I did my Day Skippers course with Jeff and absolutely loved the whole experience. The boat is extremely comfortable and well maintained. I have done several charter holidays already on similar sized yachts and cannot fault the boat at all. Jeff is a very knowledgable...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

My 18 year old son and I did the RYA Coastal Skipper course with Jeff in Jan this year. We recently returned to Phuket to try our first bareboat charter with Sunsail, and found that the course had equipped us well to do this. Just...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank david6466
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We waited for 6 months to be finally on this boat for the competent course. We have been on many "liveaboard" before so we know what we signed up for. Basic accommodation with basic food. It was as expected. Nothing fancy but still in good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 839amyl
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Book a 5 days/4 nights Learn to Sail Course - very disappointed. The Good The captain was knowledgable about sailing and boat was well-maintained (about 30yrs old). Instructions were clear. The Not-So-Good On the top level there is insufficent sun cover because the canopy is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank vincentckli
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Firstly let me clarify that I don't give 5 stars lightly just because something is good. It has to be excellent in all aspects. If the option was there I would have rated this trip 3.5 but there isn't and I don't consider it warrants...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank ShaneD59
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Jeff is a patient, clear, easy-going instructor. He is a very experienced and knowledgeable sailor as well. The boat is the most organised and cleanest boat I have ever been on, and spacious! The student-instructor ratio is 3:1, and I know that Jeff always keeps...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Brett Z
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Jeff was extremely knowledge not only just about the course but the local area too. He was patient and explained clearly everything we needed to pass the course. Clean, comfortable vessel - would highly recommend to anyone looking to complete day skipper practical course.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sreynolds1234
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Without doubt a 5 star experience. Jeff is an excellent instructor, passing his extensive knowledge in a relaxed, easygoing way. Coupled with his cooking skills and entertaining stories, you can be sure to have a great course. The boat, SITA is gorgeous, well laid out...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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22 June 2015|
Response from Jeff F | Property representative |
Dress is shorts and T-shirt. We don't have any combined courses scheduled at present. Next availability is a 5 day, Day Skipper practical course running from 17th to 21st August. If you would like more information please... More