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714 Beech St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-3947
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We choose windward sailing to get our basic Keelboat certification. We are novices and from the beginning, Tony was very helpful, kept in touch and made the process simple. We had Tony as an instructor on the boat the first day, and John the second....More

Thank 86Geri1
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We chartered a two hour sailing to introduce our 11 year old son and his school mate while on vacation in Amelia Island. Tony, owner of Windward Sailing, and John, captain of the sailboat, deserve (earned really) high accolades for their professionalism and outstanding customer...More

Thank seacane
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful 4 hour sailing trip with Captain Tony on the catamaran. (Named Dulcinea?) We stayed on the inter coastal with a small foray out to where the ocean technically begins. The boat was beautiful and very comfortable! The Captain pointed out fun...More

Thank JKLangs
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went sailing on a two hour charter with captain John. Even though the wind wasn't too strong we still had an amazing time. Captain John was knowledgeable, funny, and made us feel very comfortable on the boat. We got to enjoy...More

Thank Noah G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The weather this afternoon gave us concern but it cleared up before our 4 hour 4 o'clock sunset cruise. Capt. John was awesome! Very personable, attentive and engaged. We were certainly comfortable as Capt. John was very skilled and smooth in his sailing style....even lived...More

Thank Bradman13
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a lovely sunset cruise on the new boat with the trampoline on the front. It was perfect. My in-laws loved it as well as my husband and I and our 3 kids ages 11, 8, and 2. It was relaxing and informative....More

Thank KrisC1781
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Visiting Amelia Island...? Living on Amelia Island...? Looking for something exciting, relaxing, and just plain fun to do...? Well, look no further - Windward Sailing is the answer...!!! Our family - husband, daughter, and me - booked our 4th trip of sailing the Amelia River...More

Thank Polly313
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We went out sailing for two hours with our family of four and had a wonderful time! The captain was very knowledgeable, friendly and funny. He actually let our oldest sail the boat for a while!! We even were able to see six dolphins before...More

Thank Cierra C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took our 3 families out on the catamaran with Captain Tony and a second pilot for 2 hours. The boat allowed us to sit under a large canopy and enjoy the breeze at first, venture out to the front and relax under the sun...More

Thank dsmithnm
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We chartered a late evening two hour cruise and it was worth every penny. Captain John was very friendly, answered all of our questions and even let the whole family drive the boat. It was a fun eye opening experience in regards to sailing. I...More

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