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SUVA Schooner

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Fantastic and fun sailing experience!

Sailing on the Suva was a great experience, especially if you like sailboats. The boat is great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Renton, Washington
Visiting from “The Land of Oz”

Out looking for the “Wizard”. Beautiful boat, beautiful staff, beautiful day sailing out of... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Christina W
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Schooner Suva is a historic wooden sailing vessel which is owned and operated by the (non-profit 501(c)(3)) Coupeville Maritime Heritage Foundation. The ship is crewed by trained volunteers and US Coast Guard certified Captains. Suva is supported by...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
24 Front St, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA 98239-3443
+1 360-320-4337
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sailing on the Suva was a great experience, especially if you like sailboats. The boat is great, the scenery beautiful, and the crew very friendly and helpful. It was really fun to help steer the boat and see how the crew work smoothly together. Heartily...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Out looking for the “Wizard”. Beautiful boat, beautiful staff, beautiful day sailing out of Langley, WA. Thanks for being so wonderful to my grandsons! Camano Islanders had a treat as well! C. Wurtz & Family..... Wichita, Kansas

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 25 July 2018

A group of us went for a sailing on the SUVA Schooner. What an incredible experience. The boat is beautiful and it's wonderful to see how it has been restored and maintained! The crew was very knowledgeable about the ship's history and it was so...More

Thank pamandbob2018
Reviewed 30 May 2018

The boat is beautiful, the crew was friendly and the weather delightful. It was my first sail of the season, and it was delightful!

Thank L.M. L
Jim G, Suva Scheduling at SUVA Schooner, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Many thanks for the kind review. We aim to please!

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

This was my first time sailing and it was absolutely amazing! The entire crew was very welcoming and knowledgable and I love that they were volunteers and learning new things along with me! Our captain let me steer the ship and it was a one...More

Thank Katie C
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I took my nephew for a sail aboard the Suva two summers ago and he's still talking about it. We actually saw a mother Orca with her baby and my nephew, a 20 something who is rarely amused, got to take the wheel and feel...More

Thank Missy and John V
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon letting “your people” (the crew) do the work sailing around the cove at Coupeville. I'm a retired cabinet maker and could spend hours just crawling around this hand built yacht oo-ing and ahh-ing at the build...More

Thank RobinB2686
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Talked to the SUVA booth and signed up for future info - hubby will be volunteering onboard when we retire!

Thank ormbrek
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We had five friends from Alaska & Seattle meet in Coupeville for a sail in Suva. It was a wonderful, relaxing way to take in the local sights - from a historic wooden sailing vessel. Our friends really enjoyed it, even two first-time "sailors" who...More

1  Thank onthecove2015
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I walked slowly out the docks and noted birds, starfish and jellyfish everywhere. I had no intention of sailing but was gathering information. A birthday party had booked the boat but I was invited to join them--happy happenstance. We sailed from 4 pm to 6:30...More

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