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Address: 96 E Eau Gallie, Melbourne, FL 32903
Phone Number: 321-720-8060
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Description: Sailing Charters And Sailing Lessons On The Indian River In Melbourne...
Sailing Charters And Sailing Lessons On The Indian River In Melbourne Florida
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Sunset Sailing !!

Chartered an afternoon sail with Captain Mickey. New adventure for me as not much sailing experience. Captain Mickey and his relaxed personality created a wonderful calming... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Satellite Beach, Florida, United States
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Satellite Beach, Florida, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Chartered an afternoon sail with Captain Mickey. New adventure for me as not much sailing experience. Captain Mickey and his relaxed personality created a wonderful calming atmosphere. Quietly cutting across the river with good winds as the sunset made for a perfect day. Glass of wine, nibbling on cheese and crackers and gliding on the water in total silence. SAILING!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My father sailed for 15 years but has not been on a boat in almost 20 years. My family and I took him out with Cpt. Mickey for a Saturday afternoon sail and we could not have been more pleased with our decision. The boat was very clean, Cpt Mickey was extremely friendly and informative about every aspect of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We chartered this trip to celebrate my Dad's 75th Birthday. He's been sailing since he was about 7 years old - mostly in Massachusetts and Canada. This was his first experience in Florida. Capt Mickey let Dad take the helm as soon as we left the marina. Dad had the time of life (and so did the rest of the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

After a solid week at Disney, our extended family was thrilled to chill out on the beach for a few days. My sisters and I booked this cruise as a way to celebrate Mom's birthday and an opportunity to enjoy something different that's rather hard to come by up in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Captain Mickey took us out from about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have sailed with Captain Mickey a number of times now - initially as a passenger but eventually taking lessons as helmsman\crew. If you want to sit back and enjoy then Mickey will gladly do all the work. However, once you grab the wheel you won't want to let go. You won't find a more qualified and patient teacher. The... More 

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Covington, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We called a week in advance of our vacation in Cocoa Beach, and Captain said he would check the weather and let me know which day was best for a sail. He picked a wonderful day, and even though the wind was sporadic, it was a great, relaxing trip. We had 3 hours, and he taught several of our teens... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Our first taste of moving to Florida 3 years ago started with an afternoon sail with Capt. Mickey. My husband had always wanted to learn how to sail and Capt. Mickey gave him the opportunity to see if it was something he would really like to do. Our sails with Mickey are always enjoyable; to the point when friends and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My husband & I went out for a sunset cruise with Captain Mickey. The weather couldn't have been better, however the sunset was blocked by clouds. Didn't much matter to us. Very enjoyable, relaxing evening. We were even allowed to steer the boat and saw dolphins. What a thrill! Would definitely recommend this trip to friends, family, & anyone else.... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Had a great sunset sail with Capt Mickey. What an enjoyable experience. The Capt lets you do as much or as little as you want and he is a totally pleasant addition to any sailing party. My husband steered the boat for about 95% of the trip. We brought our own snacks and wine (for those of us not "driving"... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Thanks for creating a very special day for my Mom's birthday and Father's Day celebration! It is fun sailing and learning from Captain Mickey! There is no more tranquil place.

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