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Smoke and Roses - CLOSED

140 Leland St SE, Port Charlotte, FL 33952-9129
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Late lunch on the Harbor

What a lovely way to spend the afternoon! The owners were delightful hosts for a brief, but fun... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
travelmonster51
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Salem, Indiana
Day cruise on the bay

Outstanding couple run this boat. Very knowledgeable and happy to share their insight and... read more

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Reviewed July 12, 2017
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Smoke and Roses is Southwest Florida's largest private sailing catamaran, offering excursions on the exquisite Charlotte Harbor and from Tampa to the Keys or Tortugas. Cruise from a few hours to a few days or a whole week or more, on this smooth sailing vessel.Our all-inclusive charter means you get a spacious 47 foot private yacht, captain and first mate. This allows you to avoid the crowds and completely relax in beautiful surroundings, while we are looking after the catamaran, in addition to being your personal tour guides.
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“sunset cruise” (13 reviews)
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140 Leland St SE, Port Charlotte, FL 33952-9129
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"captain dan"
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"sunset cruise"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful catamaran"
in 8 reviews
"day trip"
in 6 reviews
"charlotte harbor"
in 14 reviews
"key west"
in 4 reviews
"great sunset"
in 4 reviews
"sailing experience"
in 3 reviews
"perfect hosts"
in 3 reviews
"my mother in law"
in 2 reviews
"snacks and beverages"
in 2 reviews
"warm welcome"
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"wonderful trip"
in 2 reviews
"took pictures"
in 3 reviews
"down to earth"
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"another couple"
in 2 reviews
"new friends"
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

What a lovely way to spend the afternoon! The owners were delightful hosts for a brief, but fun sail!

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Outstanding couple run this boat. Very knowledgeable and happy to share their insight and experiences. Beautiful boat with everything easily accessible. Great with kids, and had our kids "driving the boat" nearly the whole trip. If you want an intro to catamaran sailing, or just...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Thank you. It was a pleasure to introduce your family to catamaran sailing and we wish the best for your future sailing plans.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

My family had a wonderful Sunset Cruise w/Dan & Agnes. My mother-in-law had concerns about he own stability & balance, but was reassured that she would have no trouble getting on & off the boat & she didn't have any trouble. My children were free...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

We are pleased to hear that we were able to accommodate the varying age range of your group to everyone’s enjoyment. Thank you for expressing your feelings.

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Reviewed July 7, 2017

Great evening with great people. Still the highlight of our visit to Florida so far. Dan and Agnes give you a warm welcome and their beautiful catamaran is a delight to sail.

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Welcoming your family for this birthday/anniversary cruise was a delight. We appreciate your kind words and hope to see you again before you leave the US.

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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful trip, we even went thru some rainy, windy conditions. Can't say enough about the fun we had. Agnes and Dan are very personal and professional, we left feeling like we had made some new friends. This is a must do trip, and...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Thank you for the great review. It was a pleasure to introduce all of you to Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands as well as catamaran sailing. We hope to sail with all of you again.

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

Can't wait for another voyage! Skipper Dan and First Mate Agnes match the quality of their boat, top notch.

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

We hope you will come back for another voyage! Compliments that come from someone with your experience mean a lot to us.

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

We took a sail on Smoke and Roses Day Tours to sail out into Charlotte Harbor for my mother-in-law's memorial burial at sea. It was a somber occasion, but the owners did everything to make it comfortable and a beautiful memory for my husband and...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

We are honored that you chose us for this very special occasion. It felt like we were part of your wonderful family and the memories will stay with us always.

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Reviewed May 15, 2017

My wife and I along with sister and husband enjoyed a blissful sail in Port Charlotte Harbor., The sailboat is a catamaran. One of the neat properties of a cat sails is level sailing. Drinks do not tip over when the boat tacks. Most enjoyable...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

We are pleased that you wrote such a great review. It is always good to introduce people to catamaran sailing. Thank you for sailing with us.

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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

This was the most wonderful day with our friends. Also meeting Capt Dan and Admiral Agnes made this trip memorable! This was such a peaceful cruise with such great attention to detail. They served breakfast and grilled an awesome lunch, took us to a beautiful...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Being with all of you topped off this perfect sailing day. Thank you for sharing your thoughts.

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

The very best experience we could have hope for in our sailing trip! Captain Dan and Admiral Agnes aka owner operator of the 47 foot boat are awesome people. Just bring your beach towel and sunscreen they do the rest. We saw the Manatees up...More

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Agnes L, Owner at Smoke and Roses, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Thank you for the blessings and review. We enjoyed introducing you to sailing and look forward to a keys trip together.

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