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Central Saanich, Canada
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About Big Blue Sailing
Big Blue Sailing offers both day sailing excursions and skippered sailboat charters around Victoria, to the Gulf Islands, and Desolation Sound from Victoria BC. Join us for a 3 hour, afternoon sailing excursion or an evening twilight sail. For the more adventurous, join us for a five-day sailing excursion in the beautiful Gulf Islands and the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve. Big Blue Sailing is located at Ship Point Marina, in the Inner Harbour in downtown Victoria. Come for a delightful sailing experience in beautiful Brentwood Bay, Victoria, BC. Big Blue Sailing is a Nationally and Provincially regulated Canadian Sailing School and the Yacht is a Transport Canada regulated Marine Vessel. We adhere to all the safety and educational standards of both Transport Canada and Sail Canada. You are in good hands with Big Blue Sailing.
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

I was looking for an opportunity for my wife and I to experience sailing. I wanted to have some hands on sailing. Paul is a great and patient instructor and showed us so much about the basics of sailing. I would highly recommend Big Blue...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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G6293NOpaulb, Owner at Big Blue Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thanks for that great review. That was a good day. Hope to see you again sometime. We're looking forward to next summer. Paul

Reviewed October 23, 2018

We booked the four hour sail with Paul and what a wonderful experience it was for our out-of-town visitors from the US and the UK and for us locals as well. It was a great way to show our visitors what a beautiful place we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paul B, Owner at Big Blue Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thanks for this wonderful review. I have to say, after our first Season in Victoria, we are extremely happy to have met so many fantastic people. We are very excited for next year, and are planning some new things. Our guest experience, from our end,...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018

We had a great time with Paul who shared many of his sailing experiences, including coffee fit for a sailor, and let us each have a turn at the helm. Thanks for the great experience and we hope to do it again.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paul B, Owner at Big Blue Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thanks for the great review.. We will be offering Birthday certificates next year as we grow. I had fun too, hope to see you on the water again :)

Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Paul Bull is a very patient, knowledgeable instructor. We took a 5 day tour with Paul in August in the Gulf Islands, BC. Paul listened to our concerns and our hopes for the 5 days and delivered on all of them. He is calm even...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paul B, Owner at Big Blue Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. I'm very confident that you and Stephen are going to have many happy days and memories in your future sailing excursions. Paul

Reviewed August 20, 2018

I have just returned from 5 amazing days with Paul (Basic Cruising Course - Live Aboard). Having been off the water for over 15 years I really wanted to get back to sailing, but I knew that there were gaps in my knowledge and abilities,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paul B, Owner at Big Blue Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thanks for your review Jeff. I had a great time too. I really appreciate reviews as I think it's important for people to feel good about coming out with us. I look forward to seeing you on our next adventure. Paul

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