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Solway Lass Day Charters

1, 4 Airlie Esplanade Airlie Beach, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+ 61 7 4946 5932
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Ranked #16 of 58 Activities in Airlie Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

My fiancé and I went on the Solway Lass about a week ago for the 3 day/3 night trip. We have basically no complaints, it was the most perfect 3 day getaway! The only tiny thing we would've changed was having a little more time to spend at Whitehaven Beach, as we only got an hour to swim and play.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I'm 27 years old and was travelling with my girlfriend We had a double room which was more than spacious for us The crew was AWESOME!!!! So friendly and knowledgable There was always plenty of food, the boat has been kept in really good condition, and there is plenty of space on board We were lucky enough to have a... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed on the boat 3 days and 3 nights and had an amazing experience. The crew were great especially gunny who was funny and knowledgeable and Sarah who accommodated to my prego and dairy free needs with the cooking. We didn't get to sail much due to the lack of wind but It did mean we got to travel... More

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Leeds
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113 reviews 113 reviews
31 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This really is the best way to experience the Whitsundays. The boat is amazing, its great to look up and see the huge masts. Admittedly we didn't use the sails much as their was very little wind on my trip but it was still great. The crew are all really nice and a special acknowledgement goes out to Sarah who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I didn't know what to expect from this trip but it was fantastic. The crew were great and the ship had a very historical and magical feel about it. It was a really chilled out few days with snorkeling, diving and sunbathing thrown in. But the best were the views that you get to see. They were incredible. The crew... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I have wanted to sail around the whitsundays for ages & I picked the right ship to do so, a lot of history as it served in 2 world wars. No fancy nancy stuff just chillax on deck,snorkeling,swimming,scuba if you wish, walks on the island beaches & great fun swinging off the rope on the tall ship into the sea.... More

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We had to visit the Whitsundays after all we had heard about it and decided to do it by boat, rather than staying at a resort. I chose the Solway Lass because I needed something suitable for a family with teenagers, rather than a 20-somethings party boat, which would have been a nightmare! Reservations staff were helpful and dealt with... More

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Emerald, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

What a beautiful experience and a great way to see the Whitsundays, Solway Lass is amazing. We were very well looked after by Captain Tim and staff, very professional, informative and so much fun. Thank you again to all the crew.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

It's far from being luxury. It's a bit like camping inside a ship, but what's amazing, is the ship, the places you will visit, so: Woooow, I recommend this trip to everyone!

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What better way to see the Whitsunday Islands than on a tall ship?! We had a very enjoyable time on board the Solway Lass. The crew were very friendly and kept us well informed on weather conditions, sailing route and possible choices in activities. The visit to Whitehaven Beach was undoubtedly the highlight of the trip, we had the beach... More

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