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Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours

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The home slips for ECSailing vessels is at Sabine Marina on Little Sabine Bay, in the heart of Pensacola Beach Florida--walking distance from great restaurants, beaches and shops along the boardwalk. We would enjoy giving you a tour of our vessels...more
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715 Pensacola Beach Blvd, Sabine Marina, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-2067
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Peggy and Rick do a nice job. We appreciated their efforts. We enjoyed some time sailing offshore and anchoring off the beach before coming inshore and spending the nights in different anchorages along the ICW. ICW is straight and, steady sea breeze makes for lots...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank William G
ECSailing, General Manager at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review -- we enjoyed sailing with you so much! Come on back -- we look forward to welcoming you back aboard!

Reviewed September 11, 2018

Peggy and Captain Rick are Great! My dad and I took 101 & 103 last week. we had some bad weather from tropical storm Gordon but since we were down there the whole week we were able to complete both classes with no problem. Rick...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Landon L
ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Thank you for working with us and the weather! We enjoyed sailing with all of you very much -- and loved that you were becoming a true sailor by using the "prevailing weather" to your advantage! Watching the rain from a covered deck eating oysters...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018

Once again, we had a great time chartering form Emerald Coast Yachts. Just like last year, Peggy and Rick went out of their way to make us feel welcome and to make sure our week on their boat was a complete success. They checkout was...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

We so enjoy having you and your family on our vessels -- we are excited to send you off on another great adventure next year! A few more favorite spots you haven't visited yet. If you have two 10 days next year, we can get...More

Reviewed November 20, 2014

This was my third time sailing with Emerald Coast. The first time was to take the 101, 103, and 104 classes to get my bareboat certification. The last two trips were 5 day charters with my wife and three young children and with longtime friends....More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed November 19, 2014

What a trip that was! From the extraordinary hospitality from Peggy and Rick, to the amazing boat, I couldn't be more impressed with this operation. We sailed from Pensacola Beach to Orange Beach, AL and back over 3 days, had a fantastic time, and we...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed November 17, 2014

Just got back from a 4 day sailing trip with my longtime college buddies, and what a great experience. It was my first time sailing, and I was pleasantly surprised at how comfortable the accommodations were on the "Ray Sea Lady". The boat was in...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2014

We are so glad you had a great sail -- and you all left the boat spotless! We thank you so much for that and your kind words here on Trip Advisor. We are excited to see the pictures and the video! Glad you all...More

Reviewed July 21, 2014

My husband and I shopped around for a sailing school- up and down the east coast - and selected ECY. We are so fortunate to have found it! All of the planning was smooth and easy- but, more than that, the actual week-long course was...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2014

Thank you for your kind comments! Capt Ralph had a great time sailing with you two, too! We look forward to welcoming you back for a bareboat charter -- now that you are qualified, its time to celebrate with a cruise on your own! We...More

Reviewed June 22, 2014

I chartered the Sea Fever for a half day sail on Pensacola Bay. With three friends who never sailed before, including a 9 year old, I was curious to see how they would do. Captain Ralph, a retired businessman, made them feel comfortable and safe....More

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed June 16, 2014

I recently returned from a sailing class with ECY's, but have chartered and been a student for several classes over the last 6 years. They have taken me from being a novice on the water, to planning a charter from Miami to the Bahamas. And...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2014

Thank you Bruce! We really enjoyed the trip east with you, Jason, and Steve -- you all spoiled Capt Rick rotten with how much you learned and how much he enjoyed his time with you. And your pictures are fantastic! As always, we look forward...More

Reviewed June 21, 2013

Emerald Coast Yachts sailing school is so much fun! We spent 3 fun filled days with Captain Ralph learning to Sail (and enjoying his many adventure stories). After years on power boats, I must say I fell in love with Sailing. Peggy and Rick were...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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ECSailing, Owner at Emerald Coast Yachts Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2013

Thank you for your kind thoughts -- I'll make sure Capt Ralph sees them. And we enjoyed having you sail with us!!! Come on back soon!! (We always welcome back our students and charterers with a 10% discount.)

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