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About Zeilerlei
'Zeilerlei' provides privately chartered boat trips with skipper for small groups or individual guests. Sail on board a beautiful yacht and even take a turn at the helm - no sailing experience is required!Take a full day trip to discover many attractive locations near Amsterdam, such as Volendam, Muiden or Pampus island. If you're short on time, you can book a half day trip and simply sail around without any stops.Bring along your family, friends or colleagues and get a great group discount. Or turn your trip into an overnight adventure by spending a night or two on the yacht - safely moored at a marina near Amsterdam's city centre.Before each departure, the skipper will check the nautical weather forecasts. If conditions are not suitable for sailing, you can reschedule or cancel your trip free of charge.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

Wonderful way to experience the Netherlands. We booked a full day sailing so we were able to explore Marken for a bit. Our skipper, Roland was very friendly and a great guide.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank kailyn_maria
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We booked a half day sail with our 2 teenage sons, and it turned into an exciting FULL day of real sailing on the Ijmeer that everyone enjoyed! Captain Roland met us at the Marina of IJburg Krijn Taconiskade 408, and we sailed to Huizen...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Paul K, Booking agent at Zeilerlei, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

We enjoy sharing our passion for sailing with our guests. We also believe an unforgettable sailing trip beats hanging around in a museum anytime.

Reviewed July 24, 2016

We had a great experience with Zeilerlei. The sailing tour was a way to see Amsterdam and its surroundings from a different perpsective. Our skipper was really nice. He adapted the lenght and directions of the tour to our requests, and gave us a lot...More

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Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 5, 2016

Everyone takes a canal cruise in Amsterdam, but not many see the city from the lakes. We are experienced sailors and wanted to do a half day sail in Amsterdam but did not have time to travel outside the city. We also wanted a skipper...More

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Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Marian C
Reviewed July 17, 2014

I made a surprise to my girlfriend and talk to Paul from home and he arranged everything by E-mails. It was very comfortable.I took the half day trip to the island and back, and it the middle of the trip I proposed to her! It...More

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Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank the6king
Reviewed May 6, 2014

I got a day-trip sailing event offered by close family for my 60th birthday, and what a trip they had actually picked... it was simply Great. Boat owner and skipper Paul first of all really is a nice host, calm and social, from the first...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Han T
Reviewed April 25, 2014

We took a 1/2 days sailing with Paul having found him on the internet. Place was easy enough to get to, 15 mins in a cab. Wind was a little light for my liking but you can't predict the weather. Captain kindly offered to cancel...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank DRMster
Reviewed October 16, 2013

I got a half-a-day sailing trip as birthday present from my girlfriend and so we spent an amazing afternoon on Paul's yacht Strena sailing from Amsterdam around the Island Pampus and back to the Marina in Amsterdam-Noord. Sailing itself involved a lot of interaction with...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

We found this activity by searching for small-group full-day sailing experiences around Amsterdam, and were very pleased to be able to spend the day out on the Markermeer on the Strena, with Paul. The day was nicely broken up, with a few hours of sailing,...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank rausd
Reviewed June 23, 2013

I found the Zeilerlei site through Google search and put up an enquiry on the site. Very soon I was contacted by the skipper Paul and he kindly helped me plan a nice day trip around Amsterdam gave some practical inputs to be able to...More

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Date of experience: June 2013
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Tina D
June 7, 2015|
Response from Paul K | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your interest. Please visit zeilerlei.nl. The site is also available in an english version and can provide all the information you need. Enjoy your visit to Amsterdam. Kind regards, Paul Kapteijn.
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