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4 Aug 2018
“Highly recommend”
22 Aug 2017
“The best way to experience Newport”
Newport Sailing School and Tours, Inc. Goat Island Marina, Dock A5 is(ASA certified)located in the heart of Newport Harbor close to the entrance of the one of the best locations, the Hyatt Hotel. We welcome you to join us for a morning, noon or...more
Goat Island/Hyatt Hotel, Dock A5, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-848-2266
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic way to see Newport!! Mike was very knowledgeable and entertaining! I loved that it was a small boat and there were only 8 of us!! Great experience!! Way different than doing a large group tour on a Schooner! I would absolutely do...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cortneylcarroll
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Huge fun in 18 knots of wind with our family of four. Both children had a turn on the tiller. Mike was an excellent guide, an amazing sailor, and a constant source of fascinating information on the yachts on the water and Newport as a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Made a reservation for our 19yr old son for a private sail. He has sailed before, but does not get many opportunities to get out. He did not want to do a formal lesson or group harbor tour and this was the perfect answer. He...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank susantW6013HB
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My wife and I had an awesome experience taking the introductory sailing class. Sailing has been on our bucket list for a long time, and after this class we definitely want to learn more and spend more time on the water. Very knowledgeable and patient...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank michaelrdau
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We just took a sunset sail today and it was not only the highlight of our trip, but definitely rates way up there as a very cool bucket list experience. We're only in Newport for a few days and we wanted to experience something truly...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank seaislegirl7
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This afternoon sail trip had a sign up sheet at the Hyatt. We arrived on a beautiful Sunday afternoon and since our room was not ready we went with Captain Mike on a 75 minute sail trip in the harbor and the bay. The conditions...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I just completed the 3 day basic sailing course over a long weekend, beginning on Friday, and ending on Sunday. The course exceeded my expectations... I felt like I learned a lot, and enjoyed every moment of it... My instructor was Mike, who is a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank David K
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We went on a 4pm sail with Mike, best decision we made that day! Mike is a great guy, very knowledgeable and nice. We were able to sail around the harbor area and Mike pointed out the sights and shared interesting facts about Newport. Call...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Mommacat41
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We went and in the end had a private tour for the price of a group tour. The captain was very nice and we had a fabulous time. Bring a camera because you will want to take pictures!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank rach4025
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Very interesting place to walk through and around the various projects going on, especially the restoration projects. Amazing craftsmanship!

Date of experience: October 2014
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