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Bodega Bay Sailing

near 1410 Bay Flat Rd, the Sports Fishing Center, Bodega Bay Marina, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
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An awesome sail with an awesome sailor.

My guest and I thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hour sail. Rich, the owner and our guide, was hysterical... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Donna P
Very knowledgeable and friendly skipper!

We had a wild day, it was cold & windy and we knew that going out - but we had a blast anyway. He... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ChrisShearerCooper
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Boulder, Colorado
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Take a three hour tour of Bodega Bay on our 33' sailboat. A licensed boat captain takes you from the Harbour out to the Bay and then the open ocean. All ages welcome, everyone wears a life jacket - fun!
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near 1410 Bay Flat Rd, the Sports Fishing Center, Bodega Bay Marina, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My guest and I thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hour sail. Rich, the owner and our guide, was hysterical and full of fun. We laughed,along with the other couple, throughout the sail. Rich is an excellent sailor, knowledgeable, and entertaining. He is attentive to detail and...More

Thank Donna P
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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the kind words! It is not often that we get such great weather and that I can sail with full sails. Thanks for going!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wild day, it was cold & windy and we knew that going out - but we had a blast anyway. He made us all feel very comfortable on the boat, even letting my daughter steer for a while!

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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for going, it was fun! They call bodega bay "blow-dega" especially in the spring

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Called the night before for confirmation of trip the next day at 2:00. Rich confirmed and said he had taken people out earlier on a motorized ride because of no wind. The next morning I called to cancel because of no wind and we were...More

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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Sorry we did not get a chance to go sailing. There is a 24 hours cancellation policy and you canceled 4 hours before the trip. The policy is stated on the multiple email confirmations that you get. True there was light wind to sail and...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time. Was not rushed, was very relaxing. Would recommend this to anyone who loves nature and water. Rich was very friendly and full of information.

Thank harleymac64
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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Thanks for the kind words - I had fun too!

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Went on this trip with my husband and 16 year old. Our family really enjoyed it. Rich is personable and went out of his way to make sure we got to have a full experience, even getting to see grey whale spouts and cross from...More

Thank BethRossi
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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

Thanks for the kinds words! I had a great time too :)

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Captain Rich is excellent. We will definitely be back !! Although it was a bit chilly, it was well worth it.

Thank Tammy W
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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2018

Hmmm, Thanks for the kind words. I will think of some new conversational topics :)

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Rich was easy to communicate with to make arrangements. He made sure we were comfortable (bean bags on the front of the boat) and then allowed us to enjoy our own private conversations while he piloted. The views of the coast were amazing. We saw...More

Thank joeydomer
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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

yeah! It was a beautiful day of sailing. Thanks for going

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

We (3 couples) had a wonderful sunset sail with Captain Rich! The water was very rough that evening, so we weren't able to leave the bay, but we always felt safe. After many foggy days, I finally got to see my sunset & it was...More

Thank debbow7
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our sail with Rich. We enjoyed some great views from the bay and the Pacific and had a perfect three hour tour.

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bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Thanks for going, it was a beautiful day !!

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

I chartered a ride for me and my two sons (13 and 14) and we had a blast. Rich (captain and skipper) was a lot of fun and very knowledgeable about the Bodega Bay and Sonoma Coast Area and is happy and keen to share...More

Thank Matt L
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Jessica M
April 2, 2018|
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Response from bodegabaysailing | Property representative |
Hello, I charge $95/person and you can book through the website at bodega bay sailing The conditions are variable this time of year but it is often windy in the spring. I have been taking people sailing for 10 years and... More
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Christine K
January 16, 2018|
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Yes, it's the nicest time of the year
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Response from bodegabaysailing | Property representative |
Good morning, the cost per person is $95 and four people would be $380. Children under the age of 5 cost $50. Generally we do three trips a day, 10am, 2pm and Sunset. Thanks for the question, if you have any others feel... More
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