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If you want to learn to sail, these are the guys and this is the spot!

Our time with Atlantic Sailing met and significantly exceeded our expectations! We took our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brady G
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Wilson, Wyoming
Yachtmaster Offshore preparation and exam on own boat

I recently took a yachtmaster prep course with Atlantic Sailing on my own boat (a cruising... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Our Mission is to share our passion and love of sailing in a safe, professional and fun environment. We are a RYA Training Centre based in Marina Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. We offer RYA courses and Atlantic Sailing specialised training. We...more
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Calle Olof Palme s/n | Arrecife, 35500, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our time with Atlantic Sailing met and significantly exceeded our expectations! We took our Competent Crew and Day Skipper courses with them back to back and left feeling like we were ready to buy a boat and sail away! Mission accomplished! Most importantly, the team...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Brady. It was so wonderful to have you and Monica on board. You learned well, asked great questions, and were just such pleasant company! Having students like you around makes us love our work even more! Come back soon, but most...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently took a yachtmaster prep course with Atlantic Sailing on my own boat (a cruising catamaran), and it was a truly superb experience. Even though I have been sailing the boat for 6 years, the instructor Eddy showed me all sorts of new and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Congratulations B! We're so proud of you and never had a doubt, since you were so well prepared when you arrived! Well done! Thank you so much for your review and your friendship. We wish you a great trip across the pond and keep us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atlantic Sailing is the best! The RYA curriculum is excellent, but you can get that anywhere. The value added here is that Richard is a superb instructor. He is able to assess each student’s learning horizon and customize his teaching to each, offering extra challenge...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this heartfelt review, Sharman. It was truly wonderful to meet you and Mike and to have you on board with us. We're so glad you were able to do the training here before you embark on your adventure sailing the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a fantastic 6 days on the day skipper plus course with Richard and three other participants. Richard is an attentive, clear and thorough instructor and I was impressed with how he varied his style, approach and focus for the needs of each individual....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lovely to have you training with us, Jonathan. Glad you enjoyed your training and was comfortable on board the boat. Hope we'll see you back here again soon and enjoy your sailing adventures.

Reviewed October 8, 2019

My second trip out to Lanzarote for an Atlantic Sailing experience. Didn't really know what to expect of the milebuider but now I know! 530 miles in six days. All points of sail on Yalla, wind, Atlantic swell and waves. Four straight nights sailing. Yes...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

So happy that you feel a sense of accomplishment after this week, Shaun. And rightly so! Mile Building around the Canaries is not for the faint hearted but definitely a rewarding and beneficial sailing and learning experience. We hope you'll be back again for some...More

Reviewed September 30, 2019 via mobile

Wow what a wild ride and that was just the first afternoon, the first day started (following boat familiarisation and safety) with gentle sailing and whale watching. Then the last 2 hours toward San Sebastian, the wind was suddenly over 35 kns. Waves from all...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

It was so much fun to sail with you, Sophia! You're a real sea-woman! It was definitely fun and exciting. I hope we get to sail together again. The hiking was a good break in between, wasn't it? Thanks again for joining us on our...More

Reviewed September 24, 2019

I spent almost five weeks sailing with Atlantic Sailing this summer aboard YALLA. After every week, my knowledge of sailing increased exponentially compared to other sailing schools that I’ve trained with in the past. Richard, above anything else, is a determined instructor that brings the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Thank you for this heartfelt review, Todd. We're so happy you choose to do your training with us and that we exceeded your expectations. Mostly we're blessed to have gained a friend like you. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 16, 2019

Spent a week with Richard on Yalla (Beneteau 40.1) for some skill building. Couldn't ask for anything better. Class act all around. Learned a lot, had fun, taken care of very well.Loved the ports we went to, food and berths were awesome. Highly recommend Atlantic...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2019

Thank you, Ken. It was lovely to meet you and have you on board. We're glad you loved your experience with us. Hope to see you back here one day soon!

Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

I spent two weeks with Atlantic Sailing, with the first being on Felicity,the Bavaria39, & the second on Yalla, the 40 foot Beneteau. The sailing was great & during the 2 weeks I benefited from spending time being instructed by Richard, Chris & Fadwa. This...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2019

Thank you so much, David. It was truly wonderful to have you training on board with us and more so to get to know you. Have a great summer and hope to see you back here one day. Manage

Reviewed August 2, 2019

Our competent crew training and sailing week with Atlantic Sailing was just fantastic. Bringing a 15, 13 and 11 year old on holidays is always a challenge but this week was engaging, interesting and there was always something exciting to do or see. Fadwa, the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2019

Thank you, Aoife. We're so glad that you and the family got a lot out of your Competent Crew week with us. We believe that spending a vacation learning something new and fun together as a family is great bonding time and creates wonderful memories....More

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