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“skipper dave”(6 reviews)
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Lady Enid recreates that classic age of yachting enjoyed in the 1960’s when sailing was more about elegance and chic than corporate sponsorship and carbon fibre. The experience of sailing to Whitehaven Beach on this beautiful and rare classic gives...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Port of Airlie Marina, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 407 483 000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We are a couple in our 70's and couldn't have had a better day out. The crew were both funny and informative. The food was amazing and we got to do a bit of everything (sail, beach swim, walk to a lookout and snorkel). Very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Olivia131
Reviewed 1 week ago

The day started with a pick up from our accommodation right on time, and a warm welcome at the marina by the crew. Lady Enid is majestic looking, a classy lady indeed. The on board safety briefing by the skipper Dave was serious but humorous...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank michaelst2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great yacht; small group of people; we have been lucky to have a good wind to be able to sail; very nice snorkeling spot with lots to see; the crew is fantastic and have provided us a great service throughout

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Liane M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are no words to describe this amazing experience. I’m more than happy that I chose Lady Enid to see the Whitsundays. It was just a perfect day. The crew was amazing, they made this day special. Thank you for that!

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank MrsLenaMr
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day sailing on Lady Enid. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Food was good and plenty of water to keep hydrated. Whitehaven beach was beautiful and swimming was lovely. Sailing is a bit slower so if you want heaps of time on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Justine T
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience. The crew were friendly and very accommodating. Sailing is by no means the fastest way to get out to Whitehaven Beach but it’s a really cool experience. You won’t get the maximum amount of time out there but it’s great...More

1  Thank Draydex
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The crew was fabulous and the itinerary was perfect! The food and beverage was far superior to anything I have experienced on a day trip! I highly recommend booking this charming vessel. She is a treasure!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful! This is a trip not to be missed. A beautiful boat with a rich history. The crew we incredibly welcoming and attentive and ensured we had everything we needed. The trip exceeded expectations from the hospitality, food and the places visited ending with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank andrew81gibb
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Stewart and I had the most amazing day and experience sailing to the Whitsunday Islands on Lady Enid. The experience was beyond expectations. Dave was fantastic and gave us a background talk about this beautiful Sailing ship. We snorkelled, swam and Stewie even sailed her...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank andrinastrachan
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Our day was awesome on Lady Enid, we had the best weather. Started with a greeting and then a coffee. they weren't sure there would be enough wind to sail but we managed anyway. We stopped for a snorkel which was great then back on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Louise G
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October 27, 2018|
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Response from beach-comber2 | Reviewed this property |
The bubbly on the return journey is 1 glass and included in the price. There is an option to purchase an alcoholic drink during the sail out to Whitehaven and also with lunch! This is a quality sail, for couples and not a... More
October 7, 2018|
Response from GBG2 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately you will not be able to make it in time and we cannot guarantee we will be back in time for you to catch your return transfers. I have tried ferries, helicopters and an... More