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Address: Ipswich Haven Marina | New Cut East, Ipswich, Ipswich IP3 0EA, England
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Description: Viking Mariners offer luxury sailing experiences on the River Orwell and...
Viking Mariners offer luxury sailing experiences on the River Orwell and beyond on either one of our sailing yachts, power craft or barges.
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Great afternoon on the water

Very friendly captain and crew made us feel most welcome for a very enjoyable day with a great cream tea and a glass of wine!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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Woodbridge, England, United Kingdom
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Woodbridge, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Very friendly captain and crew made us feel most welcome for a very enjoyable day with a great cream tea and a glass of wine!

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Lee and Hannah hosted an afternoons sailing on the river Orwell that exceeded all expectation. The weather was almost perfect too. The hands on experience was backed up by expert sailing knowledge of Lee who was able to tailor his guidance to my level, tapping into my previous dingy sailing experience. Hospitality throughout the afternoon was an added bonus and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Fantastic day down the river Sailing, anchoring, man over board and lots lots more Fab day out pre chartering in Athens Lee and Sue were great fun

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Wivenhoe, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We are both new to sailing, but felt right at home with Lee and Sue. We had a wonderful day and learnt a lot too. Really felt safe and well looked after. Beautiful boat, a real treat!

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Manningtree, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We host a corporate sailing event every year and switched to Viking Mariners this year. Sue sorted everything as a package including a great stay at Kesgrave hall and Lunch at The Pier in Harwich. She was a great host on the day looking after all of my guests. The hospitality was great and you can sense a good chemistry... More 

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Fettercairn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A big 'thank you' and well done to Viking Mariners for arranging a charter yacht and skipper for the Round the Island Race. We picked the yacht up on Sunday night and sailed down to Cowes during the week getting to know our boat and fellow crew. The skipper was a fount of knowledge about local sights and it was... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Lovely afternoon spent on a beautiful boat and well looked after. Plenty to see and do on board and a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Have a spare day? Want to do something interesting and different? Increase your knowledge and your ability, have a wonderful lunch in a picturesque surrounding dining on lovely yacht and at the end of the day come home with a smile on your face. Then spend a day in a relaxed atmosphere sailing in beautiful surroundings on viking blue. From... More 

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Perfect way to spend a day lovely views and scenery sue and lee made it a perfect day thankyou Carolyn

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I arranged a day's sailing on viking blue as an anniversary suprise for my husband. We both throughly enjoyed the day, (even if our faces did get a bit sunburnt!!). Lee & Sue were fantastic hosts very informative, knowledgeable & friendly. It felt like we had known them for years. Nothing was too much trouble for them & they were... More 

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