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Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans

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Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans are luxurious passenger sailing catamarans, providing "The Perfect Getaway", including Romantic Sunset Sails, Dolphin Watches, Egmont Key Adventures, Combination Kayaking / Nature Sails, Private & Corporate Charters...more
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2 Marina Plz, Dock E, Slip 20, Sarasota, FL 34236-8919
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All reviews egmont key sunset cruise anna maria island holmes beach subs day sail beautiful catamaran excellent captain snorkel gear fun cruise saw dolphins sarasota bay beautiful afternoon bird key red tide two hours couple of hours
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Enjoyed a beautiful afternoon cruise on this catamaran. The winds were up and so we were a little nervous about how the sail would go. It was fantastic! This ship and it's Captain put us at ease immediately. Would do it again, for sure.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LJNisbet
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I booked this trip as an afternoon outing for my family group of eight people ranging from a toddler to active mid-seventies. We enjoyed a great afternoon with Captain Kit sailing around the bay. I initially called to ask questions to make sure the trip...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin W
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Always love to hear that our services are appreciated- so thank you very much! All of our "Adventure" sails are in water activities, which is why we always tell our guests in advance to bring their trunks, suits, towels and SUNBLOCK! A broad brimmed hat...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a sunset cruise to celebrate our anniversary and had an incredible time. Got lucky with red tide effects being minimal. James was an excellent captain for us and we had a very relaxing time on the netting up front!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nate R
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My 15 year old daughter and I flew down to Bradenton a couple days early before we picked up my oldest from camp. We were staying on Long Boat Key and found out the Red Tide ruined the option for swimming in the gulf in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

We booked the day trip to Egmont Key with another couple. Captain Kit was knowledgeable, competent, and had a great personality. We enjoyed both sailing time as well as cruising with the motor. He stopped at a spot near the island for snorkeling and then...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vacachaser
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Captain Kit is the best! As is the "Kay Dee" and Egmont Key. We think it is hard to miss with this trip! Thank you for taking the time to post a review and look forward to our next excursion with you from any of...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Sorely disappointed this time around with our trip... we had previously been on the Anna Maria Island Egmont Key sail and thoroughly enjoyed it in 2016! (If I didn’t previously review that one then definitely a five star rating for that one!) We returned this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CareyI7
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Carey, This does not sound like our company? I was aware of an issue with the electric propulsion / generator causing for a slow ride- but that is all. We were indeed having some technology issues with that system- and learning curve to boot. We...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Our experience was great from the moment we booked. We had seven girls on a bachelorette trip go out for a sunset cruise. We saw a family of dolphins! The views were amazing and the crew couldn't have been better . We definitely made some...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

We were a group of four - we kept sailing around the bay and and circling around getting stuck a few times. When we got to the location to kayak the mangroves we were on our own and not told any information about the mangroves...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank OU812Cin1
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We went on a beautiful catamaran for a sunset sail in the bay. The captain of the boat was waiting for us, it was close by in Holmes Beach. We were there on a busy week so we booked this as soon as we found...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for joining us for an Anna Maria Island Sunset Sail. Sunsets are THE Florida favorite and seldom disappoint! We run a nightly sunset sail from all three of our Florida locations- AMI, Longboat Key and downtown Sarasota from Marina Jack. No time of...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I am a single mom who travels on a budget. & sailing on the Kat was the most relaxing part of our Sarasota spring break. The kayaking was a little difficult to navigate but views & beauty that you would never get a chance to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank clinekidz
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

So glad to hear you enjoyed your day on the water and especially "the most relaxing part of our Sarasota spring break"! We strive to deliver an easy going, positive experience for our customers. Being on the water is about NOT stressing out. From end...More

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Hi - We did not snorkel on our trip, but we did kayak through the mangroves and visit a sandbar you can only get to by boat. You can walk there and collect shells. We also saw dolphins on the way back in. It was awesome... More
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