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27 Aug 2018
“ Making Memories”
2 Aug 2017
“Family Sail”
Welcome to the Kelly Allen, a 37 foot O'Day sloop. Go sailing with Captain Bob! Spend some time on the water! Experience two hours of quiet sailing on the Kelly Allen. We're at the dock next to Provision Company.
128 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
+1 910-524-7245
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Went down for a quick visit to what my parents will now call home. We’ve been vacationing in Southport for almost three decades ...and now not one visit will go by without a sail on the Kelly Allen. Bob was a great captain ...sharing the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Bob G, captain at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

I'm glad that you enjoyed yourself. I look forward to having you on board again

Reviewed 3 August 2017

My wife, our cousin and his son went for an afternoon sail and just got home. Love the boat, good solid wind, loved the Crew and Captain Bob is the best. He not only knows the waters but the history behind Southport, Oak Island, Bald...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Bob G, Captain at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to seeing you again on the Kelly Allen

Reviewed 24 October 2016

From the moment we stepped on the dock the captain and crew were super nice and rather comical. My wife and I were celebrating her birthday and our anniversary. We had never been sailing before and wanted to try it. The price was extremely affordable...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Bob G, Captain at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

We enjoyed having you on board. I hope you can sail again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Capt. Bob and Dave were awesome. It was such a relaxing sail! Definitely worth the time to get out on the water. Capt. Bob was very knowledgable and Dave very accommodating. We will be back next Summer!

Date of experience: August 2016
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Bob G, Captain at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the kind words. we enjoyed having you sail with us.

Reviewed 3 July 2016

What a great relaxing afternoon trip. Get away from the crowds and enjoy the beautiful sights of Southport from the deck of the Kelly Allen. Capt. Bob is a great teacher and really enjoys what he does. If you're lucky, you will see dolphins, but...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

What an incredible experience!!! I had made arrangements to take my father out for Father's Day but the water was too choppy so Captain Bob graciously rescheduled for the following Sunday (so glad he considers safety above all else!) We were treated w incredible care...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Great boat! Great company! Great price! Captain Bob can't control the weather but knows how to sail which is just as good. The slip is conveniently located for out of towners and anyone visiting from Carolina Beach down through Fort Fisher needs to go sailing...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Bob G, Owner at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2015

Thanks for the kind words. We enjoyed sailing with you and look forward to your next adventure with us.

Reviewed 24 August 2015

Captain Bob is the best!!!!! Had an amazing time sailing in the Cape Fear River. Captain Bob lets you take the wheel as he teaches you the ins and outs of sailing. Very personable and even gives you a little history of Southport while sailing....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Bob G, Owner at Kelly Allen Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2015

We're glad you enjoyed your adventure, and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Went today for a 2 hour sail that included the Cape Fear River and out to the Atlantic Ocean. Captain Bob was great about teaching sailing terms and even let us captain the boat a bit. She's very humorous and this is an awesome day...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

Captain Bob and Mate Bridgett, were simply wonderful. From the time we got on the boat till we got off the sailboat we felt right at home. Beautiful day for a cruise. Recommend this for anyone who wants to just sit back and relax, enjoy...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Phill M
5 May 2018|
Response from Bob G | Property representative |
when we get started for the summer, we take people on a 2-hour sail. Hopefully we will be sailing next weekend. We do not offer a trip to Wilmington, as that would be an all day trip
31 July 2015|
Response from Bob G | Property representative |
We are not. I am not aware of any sailing charters in the Southport area that are licensed for more than 6 passengers. We can take part of your group out, then return to the dock and exchange passengers and take the... More