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RYA Sailing School and Solent Yacht Charter based in Gosport Marina in the heart of Portsmouth Harbour. Commodore Yachting is one of the leading RYA training centres in the UK. We own our fleet of modern Bavaria yachts and are proud to employ some...more
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Gosport Marina Mumby Road | Mumby Road, Gosport PO12 1AH, England
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All reviews competent crew course hard work melbourne star coastal skipper fantastic weekend sailing skills highly recommend this company learn something bank holiday gosport marina training course great fun five days brilliant experience stuart bavarian instructor
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The skipper put the crew on board on danger during night passage as he said he felt cold and tired and spend the time under the deck in stead of be on board on watch. The boat had a faulty engine was not checked before...More

Thank Izabela W
KarenK2145, Owner at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Izabala I am truly sorry that you had concerns about your safety on a night sail but I am disappointed by your comments on Trip Advisor after we discussed these concerns in great detail in my office. I tried put your mind at rest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did comp crew one week and had fabulous experience....wonderful instructor and appropriate size group for the boat size (though I did pay extra for the guaranteed small group size). I was then scheduled for the combo dayskipper theory and practical the next week. I'll omit...More

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KarenK2145, General Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Goddessangie Thank you for your kind words about the Competent Crew course that you did with us recently and enjoyed. Our platinum courses are popular, the 3-1 ratio on these courses works well and we receive very good feedback for this. It is difficult...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Great training school for my day skipper and comp crew. Great crew and good crowd and good skipper instructor would recommend

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Just completed our Day Skipper Practical with Commodore on board their Bavaria 44 Adelaide Star. The boat was surprisingly clean and well looked after, food was fresh and plentiful and our Instructor Johnathan Sewell was spot on. His techniques of teaching sank (excuse the pun)...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

A fantastic experience despite me being a total novice. Welcomed by all. Derek was a true professional, patient, knowledegable and a terrific skipper. I will be back to do some more sailing.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Instructor was fantastic, great location in the heart of solent. The crew was well fed and watered throughout the course and everyone had a great time

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Commodore-Yachting, Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you, you were a great crew!

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great course. Very good instruction, comfortable boat. Many days at sea, learning sailing skills and navigation. Also visited some great marinas so not all hard work.

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Thank Kens C
Commodore-Yachting, Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you, I am glad you had a good mix or learning and enjoying visiting the Solent!

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Very clean well maintained yachts a joy to sail and deal with highly recommended there backup is great too

Thank Rob T
Commodore-Yachting, Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you, we really appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Commodore yatching were very friendly, warm and professional on my course. The practical course was thorough and excellent and met all my expectations. The skipper Pete was extremely knowledgable, thorough and patient.

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Commodore-Yachting, Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you, we are so glad you enjoyed your time with us. I will pass on your comments to Peter.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Great weekend competent crew course. Lovely bunch of people. Great sailing nice facilities at the marina. Can't wait for the next weekend. Learnt a lot !

Thank penny h
Commodore-Yachting, Manager at Commodore Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you so much, it is great for us to know you enjoyed your training.

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