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Schooner Appledore

205 Elizabeth St Unit I, Key West, FL 33040-6612
+1 800-507-9955
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Come aboard an Appledore tall-ship schooner and re-live maritime history. Sebago Watersports offers several Key West excursions on the historic 2-masted wooden Appledore II and Appledore Star. Enjoy a true sailing experience on our turquoise calm waters. Choose from romantic Key West sunset sails, an afternoon schooner sail or a backcountry all-day eco adventure. A complimentary selection of fine wines, premium beers, homemade sangria, and soft drinks are included on all sails.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
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“sunset sail” (41 reviews)
“captain katie” (10 reviews)
“tall ship” (8 reviews)
205 Elizabeth St Unit I, Key West, FL 33040-6612
+1 800-507-9955

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i booked the 2 hour sunset cruise. The boat initially looked a little underwhelming to a landlubber like myself but once we got on board it was top notch. The crew were incredibly friendly and attentive and were more than happy to...More

Thank Blake B
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We had an amazing time relaxing and enjoying the water and sunset. The staff was more than helpful catering to us with drinks and food. Highly recommend, it was wonderful!

Thank cgood1027
Reviewed September 21, 2017

We were so glad we booked the actual sailboat and not the catamaran. This was much more intimate - saw the catamaran it had loud music and lots of people - more of a party atmosphere. Although it was overcast and we didn't see much...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Way above our expectations. If you want to experience Key West on a vintage ship look no further. Great 6 hours. The crew Preston, Chris and captain Katie were so awesome and knowledgeable. The service onboard was on point and food a drink wonderful. Will...More

Thank Giselle V
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Preston and John were phenomenal!!! They worked their tails off and were in great spirits the whole trip. They were awesome deck hands/ bartender/ photographers/ what ever else you could think of to make your experience great! Captain Kate was great too!

Thank jonathan o
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We had a great day sailing with the crew of the Appledore. We were able to kayak, swim and snorkel during our ride. The crew was very knowledgeable about the local fish and wildlife and made sure to point everything out to us as we...More

Thank mjackman1
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

We took the first trip of the day. Small group, lots of personal attention. This was the first clear morning in a few days. Light wind. With full sails up we still needed the motor, but this did not diminish the fun. Captain Joe and...More

Thank Hamilton D
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Positive: Sunset sailing was relaxing and pleasant, although we came in prior to the sun actually setting. Negative: We specifically chose this cruise because the number of people onboard was small, and the food was listed on the website as "Chef's Selection Hors d'oeuvres". We...More

Thank dixiedreams
H9726VTpaul, Owner at Schooner Appledore, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

We appreciate feedback when it is constructive. After the sails are hoisted a crew member announces what we have to offer. The procedure is to pass the hors' d'oeuvres and then place down on the cabin where people can help them selves. Only this time...More

Reviewed July 6, 2017

"The Boys" and I have been on every schooner in Camden. We have to say Schooner Appeldore was by far our favorite! Captain Chris and his crew(of ladies) made us feel right at home from the time we stepped on board. The crew of ladies...More

Thank Lindsey B
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful schooner vessel with friendly and attentive staff. Small capacity caters to a more discerning crowd vs. some of the party boats available.

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February 18, 2015|
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Response from AppledoreIV | Property representative |
Hello, For the best answer, I recommend you contact Sebago Key West at 800-507-9955. They manage the sails aboard Appledore V. Regards, Scott Ellis BaySail - Appledore Tall Ships