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Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

We are two retired couples who chartered DSYC's 46' Bayliner "Happy Phantom" for a week in Aug 19. We commend DSYC for their very good services. The pre-charter communications and induction were efficient and friendly, the boat was eminently fit for purpose and gave us...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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MerionMartin, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2019

Many thanks for your review, We look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best

Reviewed August 23, 2019

We chartered a boat new to Desolation Sound Yacht Charters (DSYC); Amajica. She's a 1975 42 foot Grand Banks. We had initially chartered this boat with a different owner who sold it a few months before our trip, and the new owner chartered it through...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2019

Dear Kurt and co. Thank you for your review, we much appreciate your feedback, it was a pleasure working with you. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed August 2, 2019

Boats were not properly prepared (electrical issues, battery issues, not filled with water or fuel). Despite numerous attempts to contact the owners, who had previously promised us to reimburse us for the fuel), there had been no response.More

Date of experience: July 2019
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2019

Dear Stuart We’re very disappointed to read your review. We understand there were some issues with the brand new Bavaria you were the first party to charter her. Unfortunately the vessel was delivered to us late from the factory that meant that some of the...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018

10 days in Desolation Sound with few other boats is beautiful. Open anchorage, empty marinas and Desolation almost to oneself.After 4 days of steady rain, thewaterfalls in Toba were spectacular. The Whales, both Blackfish and Humpies co-operated. Winds were fickle, but enough to make it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you for the feedback, glad that you enjoyed your Charter.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Great service, very professional, safety conscious, efficient. We had a great week sailing up into the sound, boat was in good shape with no issues.

Date of experience: August 2018
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you Richard, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went out on the Meridan 341 "Skyrider" for a trip in Desolation Sound. AMAZING!!!!! This area is billed by many as the mecca of cruising in Canada and after being there it truly is. Like boating in a postcard! Jen and Maz are great at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you Steve for your review, and excellent advice as well I might add. Hope to see you soon

Reviewed September 13, 2017

We chartered a beautiful Jeanneau 42’ this summer. It was our first time to the area and we had a very positive experience. The team at DSYC were fantastic and really took care of us and their location cannot be beat if you are looking...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2019

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to seeing you again. Fair winds and following seas

Reviewed June 27, 2016

We chartered a 45' Sail boat from Desolation Sound Yacht Charters. It was my fifth charter and the largest boat I had taken out. The boat, Sailaway, was beautifully appointed with 3 cabins (berths) with queen beds. Quite suitable for 3 couples. Large inside cabin...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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MERION M, Owner at Desolation Sound Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2019

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to seeing you again. Fair winds and following seas

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