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Sail the Outer Banks - Tours

380 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
+1 252-473-2719
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Incredible experience!!

Katherine and Dan were a first class team. Their boat is beautiful and they were graceful and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris R
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best outer banks experience

My family and I did the sunset sail on the boat seascape with dan and katherine bottjen. we got a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sue h
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Downtown Manteo Waterfront located on Roanoke Island"Private sail cruises aboard the beautiful 41 ft Sea'scape leave from the Manteo Waterfront and tour the NC Outer Banks on the Roanoke and Albemarle Sounds. Each cruise is a special, private sail taking up to 6 guests. These sails are a wonderful way for families, friends, and couples to enjoy some time together on the water! Visit our website for rates.
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380 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Katherine and Dan were a first class team. Their boat is beautiful and they were graceful and knowledgeable hosts. The sailing was amazing, and the sunset was one of the most beautiful of my life. It is hard to put into words how relaxing it...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I did the sunset sail on the boat seascape with dan and katherine bottjen. we got a personal small boat/small group experience and a real taste of authentic outer banks sailing .. all of us were allowed to pilot (steer) the boat-with...More

Thank sue h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful evening on the water with Katherine and Dan. They are both extremely skilled captains of their beautiful classic boat "SeaScape." We had a great time and we'll be back.

Thank emarrion
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time on a sailboat and what a great experience it was. Katherine and Dan were wonderful. They made us feel as if we were family. My grandson got to be captain. He will never forget the trip. This is a must...More

Thank Mindi B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We had so much fun sailing with Captain Dan and Captain Katherine. They were in on the surprise engagement that happened on the boat and helped make it a perfect night. I will forever be grateful for the two of them making the night absolutely...More

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I had initially purchased a private sailing tour for my dad as it was to be his last sail due to his age of 86. Sadly he fell and broke part of his spine so he was not able to make the trip. He did...More

Thank VirginiaDoctorlady
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We went on a sunset sail with Captain Dan and Captain Katherine for our last night in the Outer Banks. We are a family of 5 with children ages 23 13 and 8. The Captains were very attentive with our kids and made us feel...More

Thank Jen45429
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Captain Dan and Captain Katherine provided the best experience ever for a three hour tour around Roanoke Island. They did everything they could for my wife and I to get great pictures and to put us at ease. It was a thoroughly relaxing tour that...More

Thank Harry M
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

My sister and I went on the boat together and it was WONDERFUL. Kathryn and Dan are wonderful hosts and captains! The weather was perfect and the sunset beautiful. It is so peaceful to be sailing out on the water it is the perfect activity...More

Thank Kimberly G
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Dan and Kathleen were fabulous hosts! They were Very warm and inviting, and seemed like dear old friends! The Seascape is a very comfortable and nimble vessel; our ride was both peaceful and exhilerating! You wont find a better sailing trip!

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RichFaul
4 June 2015|
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Response from dbottjen | Property representative |
Hi, there. Our USCoast Guard issued licenses allow for 6 max. If your party is less than 6 we do not add others to YOUR private trip. Thanks for your interest! Katherine and Dan 252-473-2719
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RichFaul
4 June 2015|
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Response from dbottjen | Property representative |
Hi, Our PRIVATE SAIL CHARTERS leave from the Manteo docks. We are approximately 9 - 10 miles from Majestic Palms in Nags Head. Thanks for your interest in our charters! Katherine and Dan Bottjen 252-473-2719
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