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Catherine's Florida Charters

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Address: 760 Broadway St, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1067
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+1 941-893-9590
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Anna Maria Island and Bradenton Beach now Sailing the Gulf at Sunset! Anna...

Anna Maria Island and Bradenton Beach now Sailing the Gulf at Sunset! Anna Maria Island Day Gulf Sailing! Sailing Anna Maria Island Dolphins. Sail Anna Maria Island at Sunset! Set Sail aboard the Enchanting 53' Sailing Vessel "Catherine". Private sails/tours/charters sailing areas of Anna Maria Island, Bradenton Beach, Longboat Key, Sarasota, Sarasota Bay and Tampa Bay Florida! Day sails and Sunset Sails. Fun full days to Egmont Key! Amazing Sunsets, Dolphins and Seabirds to see!

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Exactly what we wanted!

We took a sunset sail in April 2017. The weather was lovely, not too cold, and breezy. There were 4 adults and one child. We had room to move around the sailboat. We brought... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took a sunset sail in April 2017. The weather was lovely, not too cold, and breezy. There were 4 adults and one child. We had room to move around the sailboat. We brought snacks and wine. Captain Kurt and first mate Casey were helpful and informative. They took amazing pictures and emailed them to me within 24 hours (part... More 

Thank Jennifer T
Nashville, Tennessee
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sunset Sail was absolutely perfect and a positively memorable experience on this special day with my family. Catherine and Kurt are genuinely kind and warm people and the best Captain and First Mate we could've hoped for. They ensured our sail was perfect offering blankets, refreshments, photography and the best music playlist. From the moment we stepped onto their... More 

Thank happytravels615
Lilburn, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a sunset sail with Captain Kurt and First Mate Catherine on 3/26. I loved this boat because they take a maximum of six people. We had an amazing evening. We sailed out through Longboat Pass and into the Gulf where we watched a beautiful sunset. They even take pictures for you so that you don't have to.... More 

Thank lilburnite
Garrett, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough good things Catherine was so easy to work with and very accommodating. She just really wanted you to have an amazing time. The crew was just as fabulous! I would not hesitate to highly recommend Catherine's Florida Charters they were fantastic!!

Thank tgconn1
1 review
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Capt Kurt and Catherine gave our party of six a magical day on the water. They were wonderful hosts, warm, engaging and made us feel so welcomed. Catherine took great pictures of our trip so we didn't have to worry about taking photos and could just enjoy the day. Being able to have a private, intimate sail boat cruise with... More 

Thank Erin M
Wilmette, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We took the 3 hour private sunset cruise and it was magnificent. Captain and Catherine were fabulous hosts, the music was fantastic and the boat was awesome. Would definitely go sailing again with them. Thanks also Captain Kurt and Catherine for making it a special cruise for our brother in delegating him Captain of your Ship for the cruise, it... More 

Thank MugsW
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We took the three hour sunset cruise with Captain Kurt and Cathy. They couldn't have been nicer hosts. Had company bean bags in the back of the sailboat where we just sat back and relaxed and enjoyed the gulf. Captain Kurt is a very very skilled captain. He told us he's been sailing since he was a kid. We enjoyed... More 

Thank Jean C
Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

Take a trip on The Catherine to soothe your soul.It is beautiful and private and a reasonably priced three hour sail. The husband and wife team.Catherine and Kurt provide welcoming service aboard their beautiful sailboat. It well maintained, clean and quaint complete with a fireplace and warm blankets if the wind is a bit nippy, Their knowledge of the area... More 

Thank TheYankeePrincess
Dover, De
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Reviewed March 4, 2017

We have been on many sunset cruises on the Chesapeake Bay, eastern shore of Maryland, but this was far superior, the night was perfect for wind and sunset, Capt. and 1st Mate were wonderful hosts, don't pass this up,

Thank JoeandTonda
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 20, 2017

From the web site this trip looked like it would be spectacular and we were not disappointed! There is a reason the other reviews here are so good! The husband and wife team (Kurt and Catherine) who operate The Catherine are amazing. Their lifetime experience of sailing and of the waters around kept the boat on a nice relaxing pace... More 

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