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Address: 2500 Main Street, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: 888-582-9046
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Description: FantaSea Sailing is your premier sailing experience in Fort Myers Beach...
FantaSea Sailing is your premier sailing experience in Fort Myers Beach Florida offering Half Day, Sunset, and Custom sailing cruises and charters. We sail daily from Salty Sam's Marina. You will be sailing with Captain Paul and his crew. Tropical music will greet you as you board. Cool water, ice, mixed nuts and fresh fruit are available, and you may bring snacks and other adult and soft beverages to enhance your experience. The sailing vessel Panacea is a 43 foot ketch rig. Two cabins and two clean restrooms. She is licensed and insured. We are proud members of the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce and N.A.C.O - The National Association of Charterboat Operators for the past 7 years.
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Awesome Day Sail on Panacea

What a great day sail with Capt Paul and first mate John! We had big wind but felt totally comfortable & safe on Panacea as she's a beautifully kept 43' ketch built for cruising... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Fort McMurray, Canada
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Fort McMurray, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

What a great day sail with Capt Paul and first mate John! We had big wind but felt totally comfortable & safe on Panacea as she's a beautifully kept 43' ketch built for cruising. One of our friends loved the experience of being on the helm on our way back to the island. Capt Paul makes us feel like family... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a couple hours at sea with no motor and just the sounds of the sea and the sail. We got just that and it was perfect! Just the right amount of information about the Back Bay Area as we made our way to the gulf. Lots of dolphins around, fun views of Fort... More 

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Augusta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

It couldn't have been more perfect. Captain Paul and First Mate John did an outstanding job. Perfect weather and perfect winds made the day a huge success. The boat was the perfect size and we all loved the very comfortable center cockpit. We each had a chance at the helm and the challenge of navigating through the many crab traps.... More 

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Plymouth, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Captain Paul and first mate john did a wonderful job making us comfortable and showing us a truly beautiful sunset. It was relaxing and fun. My daughter was selected to blow the conch shell at sunset and did a great job! We will do it again.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We had a fantastic sail on the beautiful Panacea. Cruising with Capt.Paul and First Mate John was an absolute delight. We couldn't have asked for a more perfect day. Thinking about it still brings a smile to my face. Can't think of a better way to spend an afternoon. Hated to leave and can't wait to go back. Really can't... More 

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Sion, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

It was great!!! Paul and John were really great. we were at home. Paul is a good chef and large marine ... an experience again ... but with the sun this time! Thanks for all guys... and don't worry be happy !!!😉😉

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Massillon, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We had a wonderful day! Captain Paul & his 1st mate were absolutely the best! My brother married his long time girlfriend at sunset on the boat and it was just the perfect setting and the perfect day! Thanks for making our day memorable!!

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denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Capt. Paul and his crew provided our good friends and us an incredibly memorable Sunset Cruise on the beautiful sailboat "Panacea". It was a surprise treat for our friends: his 75 Bday and their 26 Anniversary. An amazing 3 hour trip sailing the Gulf, drinking wine, snacking on a cheese plate, watching a vibrant red/orange sunset and being serenaded by... More 

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East Bethel, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This sailing trip was wonderful. Captain Paul was very friendly, amusing, and informative. I loved the Panacea and my boys & wife and I would highly recommend the 4.0 hour sailing trip. Thank You. MN

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Panacea is used to symbolize something that makes your problems and troubles disappear; so it is sailing with Captain Paul and John aboard the beautiful sailboat PANACEA. 3 couples enjoyed a relaxing, fun, sunny afernoon today on the boat. The crew was professional , witty, and made us feel very comfortable. We all hope to return. Ask him to play... More 

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