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Pacific Sailing School

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Awesome service from a great team

I had planned on starting a course with the school 2 years ago and life got in the way. I was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
H8Traveler
Best team of instructors

My first experience with PSS was many years ago when my wife and I did the introductory sailing... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2015
Phillip K
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“Awesome service from a great team”
Mar 15, 2018
“Terrible service”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had planned on starting a course with the school 2 years ago and life got in the way. I was very pleased when Sarah phoned and asked me to come along to one of their theory evenings. Started the start helming course this week...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

Terrible service. Paid for a course where the practical part was cancelled on the day. No attempt was made to provide another date even after several emails. Paid a deposit on another course and asked for a refund but it took months for them to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Lars D
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Firstly. NEVER use this group. Very expensive. Very low quality boats. Good skipper. Rude, sales not service focused. The boat engine broke down and we had to call coastguard. They also nearly caused a head injury when ferrying us back in by not paying attention...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Jamescoo
Terrywise, Manager at Pacific Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2018

Hi Jamescoo, very sorry to read your review. I have checked our feedback forms from the Day Skipper courses for three months prior to your review and cannot find any comments which might relate to your posting. There is no coastguard in Australia, they are...More

Reviewed January 26, 2015

My first experience with PSS was many years ago when my wife and I did the introductory sailing course. I didn't know really much about sailing but had purchased my first 40ft yacht. Thank goodness for PSS. Thirty years later and after 16 Sydney to...More

Date of experience: December 2014
4  Thank Phillip K
Reviewed August 25, 2014

To celebrate my birthday I hired a yacht complete with skipper, lunch and champagne. The service was great the food was terrific and we all sailed Sydney Harbour and enjoyed the day. They had a variety of boats to choose from and Kylie made sure...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed May 5, 2012

Dear Team PSS, Many thanks for directing me to achieve the accreditations necessary for my dream trip in August this year. As a 'yachtie' over the years I have never come across such a professional team that gives honest, tailored advice and a big thanks...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Jon A
Reviewed December 8, 2011

I did the competent crewing course. The owner skipper of the boat spent the entire time telling us how good he was and whilst we were told what was on the syllabus, hardly anything on it was covered. The school is also has a heavy...More

Date of experience: January 2011
18  Thank Ted S
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