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Chesapeake Yacht Charters-Captain Bob Bell

For our 40th anniversary we rented a beautiful 40 foot sailboat for a day out on the bay from Chesapeake Yacht Charters (www.chesapeake-charters.com ) Captain Bob Bell was very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Mary R
Rockville, Maryland
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Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

For our 40th anniversary we rented a beautiful 40 foot sailboat for a day out on the bay from Chesapeake Yacht Charters (www.chesapeake-charters.com ) Captain Bob Bell was very friendly and knowledgeable as he guided us through the bay. He even gave good advice to family members who were concerned about getting sea sick and they all felt great all... More 

1 Thank Mary R
Cape May, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I use to take many trips to Rock Hall and I recommend that you take a trip here as well. The marinas are so fun to walk around and see, and the beautiful scenery and shops and the food is superb, obvilously especially the seafood. I took a wonderful boat ride and found my experiences on the Chesapeake Bay to... More 

2 Thank antoinettel434
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

A favorite destination for boaters from the nearby rivers and the Chesapeake Bay, Chesapeake City is a place worth visiting. With five bed and breakfasts, fine restaurants and shops the entire City can be walked in under an hour. Download the Walking Tour Map from the Chesapeake City website and you'll be well armed to see the homes built around... More 

4 Thank JeremyPF
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Trolling for striped bass. I've catch several, only three the permitted size. Good boat, good people, nice trip, not enough emotion (because of the size of the fish)

1 Thank MarioIsra
Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The bridges do drive are amazing. We drove from Norfolk back to MD over the bay and it was just stunning especially early in the morning when the sun is riding and the sky seems to be one with the sea, have to go back. The bay was filled with boats and early morning fishers.

3 Thank Jesjoe13
Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We took this ride on a sailboat from Annapolis in Maryland and sailed into the sea for two hrs.The weather was extremely good and the thirty odd persons on board were entertained to some good commentary and beverages and chips.The Annapolis area is beautiful with big restaurants and awesome food.One should enjoy this place at weekends

1 Thank 1948ashok
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Found a guy down here who has an air boat and does trips around the bay,he is a local and know his way very well.we were very impressed with his knowledge of area.and enjoyed the trip.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This was our first time in this area. We absolutely loved it. Quaint and romantic,full of history and charm.We stayed on the North Shore. The homes were so well kept,and the coastal sections were very clean and appealing.There was a beach area available for swimming and recreation for the kids.Don't expect to go shopping on a Monday,most of the shops... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

On a lovely evening when we had just planned to look at shells and wander, we all waded out and had a great time. Lovely sand feels great on the feet. Not very salty here with the confluence of the Susquehena River and the ocean, so my kids were happy. Mild waves if anything, not far from parking. One of... More 

1 Thank eliana23
Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Nothing but great things to say! Road is awesome, tunnels great, view magnificent. We will plan another trip that we can take this. It is $16 but if you want to return it is only $5. Even on the over cast day it was beautiful.

2 Thank Tere K

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