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Charleston Sailing Private Day Charters

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Address: 17 Lockwood Drive, Charleston, SC 29401
Phone Number: +1 843-557-7403
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Sail year round on Charleston’s finest, private, and romantic 50ft luxury...

Sail year round on Charleston’s finest, private, and romantic 50ft luxury yacht, "Fate". Rated by Forbes as one of the top romantic things to do in Charleston! Enjoy the sights of this beautiful city from historical landmarks to a wide variety of wildlife as you relax and feel the ocean breeze, all while your professional captain and mate take care of everything else. Available for hourly, daily and overnight adventures. Most charters are 3-4 hours in length and circle the entire Charleston Harbor. Gourmet Catering options are available and you are welcome to bring your favorite beverages along for the ride. Ask about our sunset sail and overnight at the dock for two special. Longer overnight trips for two are available by request. Professional photography is available.

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We take a road trip every year after Christmas with our 6 teenage grandchildren. It's always a surprise and this was a big surprise for them. This was our 6th trip and they rated... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We take a road trip every year after Christmas with our 6 teenage grandchildren. It's always a surprise and this was a big surprise for them. This was our 6th trip and they rated it 2nd to NYC. It was a perfect day. Captain Dustin and First Mate Evan were great. They made us feel so comfortable and relaxed. They... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Captain Dustin and First Mate Evan were really great. It was Christmas Eve and they still decided to accept our booking even though it was quite last minute. Furthermore, we were lost that day and ended up 30 minutes late. Yet, they stayed there and Evan even went around looking for us. Both of them were knowledgeable about the surroundings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Dustin and Evan are absolutely amazing. They really know how to create a wonderful sailing adventure around the Charleston harbor. It helped that the weather was 80 degrees and sunny just two days after Christmas :) The wine selection aboard Fate is so delicious we couldn't stop at one bottle. I got to wear a captain's hat while manning the... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

The staff was phenomenal and made this excursion the highlight of our Thanksgiving. If enjoying sailing, these guys provide the best experience on the bay. We look forward to another adventure with them here in the future.

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Fabulous sail around the harbor of Charleston! Captain Dustin and crew were very helpful, entertaining, and made our celebration of my son's birthday very memorable! Highly recommend for part of a vacation or if celebrating an event!

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Dallas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

As newlyweds we wanted to experience the BEST of Charleston and really experience the character of this iconic city. The water is a key part of Charleston's charm and history and our private sailboat charter was by far our favorite activity. Dustin and Evan were professional but relaxed hosts who immediately set out to win us over to the sailing... More 

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Wesley Chapel, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Bright sun, fresh breezes were completely relaxing!! Crew of Ryan and Evan made the trip so enjoyable. Both were very eager to share information about the Charleston Harbor. Of all of the activities ,this sail was our favorite. We will try to do a sunset cruise on our next visit in the spring. Can't recommend it highly enough!!!!

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Binghamton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Skipper Dustin Ryan and Crewman Evan Carroll made us feel right at home and gave us a delightful tour of the harbor. They are very knowledgeable about Charleston history and what's happening in Charleston today. The boat is beautiful and we wished the sail lasted longer!!! Saw lots of dolphins, too!

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Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Perfect weather, engaging crew, delicious dinner and a beautiful sail of the Charleston harbor! Highly recommend!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

We went on a 3 hour tour with Fate and Ryan and Evan made the start of our trip the best part of our vacation. We coordinated with Caviar and Bananas and had caviar and champagne sent to the ship and everything was seamless. They both entertained us for the trip and talked as much and as little as we... More 

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