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Bella Monterey Bay

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Address: 32 Cannery Row #8, Monterey, CA 93940
Phone Number: +1 818-822-2390
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: 47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and...
47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and intimate pleasure for sailing our beautiful Monterey Bay Sanctuary. Bring all your own goodies and party with Bella on the Bay Monterey. All amenity's you will need on board. Only 6 guests per cruise for our groups so its spacious and intimate. Or private Charters for up to 6 max. Please! its just me and my boat so if I don't answer right away leave me a message and I will return the call as soon as I am able. Thanks Your Captain Christian...;) My Whale watch trip is 4 hours and goes from 10am til 2pm its my half day special for 650.00 for up to 6 total guests. You bring your own lunch and goodies for the trip, beer and wine is OK too. Its private only so it would just be you guys . We will see whales almost for sure on my half day special and plenty of time to enjoy them . The seas and wind is usually calm in the morning and will pick up typically around 12 or so for a great sail coming home. My 2 hour group sales are 85.00 per person and go from 2 to 4 or 4 to 6. You also can bring your own beer and wine and snacks if you wish. On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail. We are blessed to have some whales here year round and plenty of Dolphins come through all year too. My private sails are 175.00 an hour with a 2 hour minimum for up to 6 total guest and we could go any time that I am not already scheduled. Again you can bring your own goodies aboard .On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail. Hope to see ya here for something . Thanks You Your Captain Christian....:) PS The evening sail is rare to see whales..
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I have never been on a sailboat or the ocean much for that matter, but Christian makes you feel right at home on his sailboat. He has an amazing personality and gives an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Milwaukee, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Took a 2 our sail recently. Had a great time. It was a bit windy; however, and unfortunately we did not see any whales or dolphins, but still had a great time on the water. Captain Christian was great, and made sure everyone had a good time and was comfortable. I'd recommend to anyone visiting the Monterey area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I have never been on a sailboat or the ocean much for that matter, but Christian makes you feel right at home on his sailboat. He has an amazing personality and gives an outstanding experience. This was our 6th day in Monterey and it was easily the highlight of our trip. Thanks for the great trip out Christian.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We had a great 4 hour trip with Christian, all arranged via text from the UK. The kids had a great time whale watching and spotting seals. On the way back they all caught some fish courtesy of the skippers great fish radar! A lovely trip out, really relaxing on a very calm ocean.

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Garland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

My husband and I sailed with Captain Christian 6 years ago on our honeymoon and when this opportunity came up for us to get back to Monterrey we knew we had to sail with Christian again! He truly cares about his customers experiences on his Bella. Thank you for making the experience wonderful! We only wished we had done the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a fantastic experience! Captain Christian was incredible! Very personal and warm reception and he even chased down a few whales for us to see feeding. I will definitely be back! It made an already great weekend in Monterey even better! Thank you Captain Christian for such a wonderful experience!

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

My wife and I booked a four hour trip with Capt. Christian to celebrate our honeymoon. He was worth every penny and the highlight of our honeymoon. We enjoyed the whales very much, and Christian took us much closer than the other boats (packed with people) got. My wife was absolutely thrilled! I have to say though that Capt. Christian... More 

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Lantana, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We took a 2 hour afternoon cruise with Captain Christian. What a wonderful, easy going guy! We weren't able to see any whales, but the sail was delightful and the fresh crab and cold beer delicious! Do go on this sail... You will never regret it. Hope to see you again some day!

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My son and I booked a 4 hour whale watching trip with Christian last week. It was definitely the highlight of the trip. Monterey was bright and sunny that day, though it was cloudy and cold once out on the bay. That's pretty common so dress warm and in multiple layers when you go. You will also need sunscreen whether... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We had a grand time! Captain Christian was a hoot. We saw sea otters sea lions and sun fish. It was crab season so he took us to his crab trap and got 19 dungeness crab. He then cook them for us . What a surprise to eat fresh crab.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Wonderful time on the Bella! No whales, but we made a catch of delicious crabs! I would highly recommend this 2 hour adventure! Nice day.

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Address: 32 Cannery Row #8, Monterey, CA 93940
Phone Number: +1 818-822-2390
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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