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Emerald Isle Sailing Charters

Eastsound, WA, USA
About Emerald Isle Sailing Charters
Discover the hidden side of the Pacific Northwest coast while sailing the San Juans, or Inside Passage with your naturalist captain as he guides your small group in an intimate exploration of wildlife and natural splendor. Enjoy feasting on gourmet northwest cuisine and relaxing aboard our warm and comfortable 54' sailing yacht. Luxuriate in an effortless letting go of stress and worry as our attentive service, in an enchanting environment join to bring you a deep relaxation of the soul. Come let us show you why every one of our Tripadvisor reviews is 5 stars!
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our 5-day tour with Capt. Dave and chef Christina. Great sailing, gourmet food, interesting hiking and hump back whale sightings.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gary C
Reviewed August 8, 2019

We had the best time with Captain David on a day sail around the San Juan Islands. He was very patience with us, as our crew can be a little hectic getting started. He took us around to different islands and gave us interesting facts...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sterstick
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We had a fantastic day of sailing in a magnificently beautiful area. The day was particularly special because of the good fortune of coming across the orcas in an intimate setting all to ourselves. The trip was made all the better with a captain who's...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank RTBaron
Reviewed June 22, 2019

We had a weekend booked on Orcas Island in the San Juan's islands of Washington and decided to do a day sail. Emerald isle was right at our location in Deer Harbor, it was a perfect day (except little wind). Captain Dave and his first...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Z4481OKjohnl
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Captain David was amazing! He took time to answer any questions we had about anything related to the islands, sailing, marine life, etc etc. He let us raise the main sail and trim the jib! Yah we didn't know what that was either ; )...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jim E
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Perfect day despite minimal winds. Loved hearing the history and information about the islands and animals. Saw seals, lots of bald eagles, and 2 humpback whales. Dave is experienced, knowledgeable, friendly and funny (appropriately funny :-) ). Just very relaxing and enjoyable.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Linda P
Reviewed May 25, 2017

We took a 6-hour sail with Dave Lutz and Emerald Isle Charters this past Monday, May 22. We sailed gently around much of the San Juan Islands on a gorgeous sunny, calm day. Dave knows much about the history, geology, and wildlife of the Pacific...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank davidgeri2017
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

In middle of April be made a family trip to Washington State. The first 5 days of the trip where in the San Juan Islands. We took a 3 day sailing tour with Dave. We basically opened the sailing season of the Emerald boat. As...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 22nyc
Reviewed November 2, 2016

We had reservations for a day sail out of Eastsound. Started out in the rain and ended up being a verrrrrry windy rough day. Captain Dave's years of experience were put to the test but we felt safe in his hands. He has a wealth...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank montony
Reviewed November 2, 2016

A 3-day charter in the San Juans......oh so lovely. Just the two of us and Dave and Katie. So beautiful. We really appreciated the perfect mix of "tour" -- Dave taught us so much about the area, and sailing, local plants etc -- and "down...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank chaabpai
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Hi there, Sorry, we didn't see this question! We have done lovely weddings in the past, and I can even officiate.