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The Pineapple Ketch

95 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
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Celebrating Our Friends Retirement With A Private Charter On The Pineapple Ketch

What a perfect day for a sail and what a perfect captain and his crew mate "Colby" They were ready... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Polly H
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Nashua, New Hampshire
Excellent Afternoon Sail

We enjoyed the smooth sailing with our Niece and Nephew! It was their first sailing experience and... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
F7137SIpatrickm
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New York
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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95 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a perfect day for a sail and what a perfect captain and his crew mate "Colby" They were ready for us when we arrived, the boat was clean, helped everyone board with our coolers, gear, etc. they could not have been anymore accommodating, they...More

Thank Polly H
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed the smooth sailing with our Niece and Nephew! It was their first sailing experience and we are sure it won't be their last due to the friendly crew, nice boat and excellent weather! We will be back again for another adventure. We look...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a pleasant experience. I brought my Mother to Maine because she had always wanted to visit the coast there. The staff on the Pineapple Ketch was incredibly acccomodating. We brought a bottle of wine and just sat back and enjoyed the gorgeous...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an incredible couple of hours sailing on the Pineapple Ketch and seeing the beautiful coastline of Maine. Dan and his crew were experienced, cool and great fun. It’s a lovely vessel making for a quintessential Maine coastal experience. Thanks and would definitely recommend it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delightful trip made even more enjoyable by the easy going conversation throughout with deck hands, Izzy and Coby who provided local knowledge and many interesting anecdotes.

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

I love the smallness of the Pineapple Ketch because the fewer number of sailors makes for a more intimate sailing experience. Sailing off the coast of Kennebunkport is always a treat because you get to see many of the large "Summer Cottages" as well as...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

Our kids gave us this cruise for our birthdays and we loved it! The Pineapple Ketch sunset cruise was very relaxing, fun and extremely informative for us on our first trip to the Kennebunkport area. Captain John was so fun and we were even lucky...More

Thank annemmons
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

My six year old son, my father in law, and I went for a sunset cruise with John on the Pineapple Ketch. Everything about the ride was lovely. John was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. While we were on our outing we saw a Minke whale...More

1  Thank ericrrichard
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

In our recent two-week vacation to Kennebunkport, Maine (a regular destination for many years between 1980 and 2005, and we'll not wait another 12 years before we return again!), I went on a terrific whale watch, but my wife wasn't up for the four-and-a-half hours...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Cool Ketch... Great two hours. Captain Dan is very knowledgeable, and great fun. Mae, the First mate is on top of her job, and a most delightful hostess. HIGHLY recommend the sail.

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RandiW
June 18, 2016|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
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August 20, 2015|
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Response from c a | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't recall but if you call/email The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport where they are docked; they could tell you exactly as they also book reservations for them
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