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A great time on the lake

The crew was great. My grandchildren had a fantastic time. The boat is incredible.Thank you for... read more

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Lots of fun

Great attraction but expensive drinks. Would do it again. The crew was very friendly. Highly... read more

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Sail back in time aboard the schooner Spirit of Buffalo. Rediscover old world sailing on a classic 73 foot coastal sailing vessel.Join the crew and hoist the sails, or just sit back, relax and take in the experience. Revel in the moment as our...more
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1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
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Reviewed yesterday

The crew was great. My grandchildren had a fantastic time. The boat is incredible.Thank you for making it a special day for my grandchildren.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Adults and children are welcomed aboard a red sailed schooner-like boat for a sailing adventure with a pirate theme. The enactors were a tad overdone and lengthy. We were surprised many more adults were not encouraged in costume, pirate activities (sword fighting etc) were limited,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great attraction but expensive drinks. Would do it again. The crew was very friendly. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a perfect way to get on a beautiful sailboat with younger children. The staff is happy to entertain the kids while the adults relax. The kids are pulled into a pirate adventure and it’s very interactive. Best for 3-9 year olds.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Awesome sunset cruise, crew was wonderful and we had an incredible evening with a spectacular sunset ~ would HIGHLY recommend, very relaxing and lots of fun!! Thank you Spirit of Buffalo!!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Spirit of Buffalo sail was relaxing and fun, even when the weather kept us behind the break wall, The crew was knowledgeable and friendly and the wine & generous cheese platter very enjoyable. It's so wonderful to join so many people downtown midweek enjoying...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely wonderful day! The crew were friendly and informative and made the trip fun and relaxing.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The boat is beautiful and clean. The crew is exceptionally kind - just the right amount of attentiveness without being the least bit annoying. They are great! This is the perfect activity for entertaining out-of-town guests, parents, kids, or just taking a break from your...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved our sail with Spirit of Buffalo. The crew was knowledgeable and fun. I would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is something I do every summer with my daughter—the Wine Sail. We tasted local wines—they are generally very good. They give each person their own individual cheese, fruit and cracker plate. It’s huge!! The crew is very efficient and it’s a great way to...More

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Bob M
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Kay P | Reviewed this property |
I was not on the craft beer cruise.
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trudiebarrett1958
August 21, 2017|
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Response from ppijacki | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the Cruise. The Brew Cruise includes beer samples and a snacks. I wouldn't call it a meal. The Brew Cruise is $89 per couple. You are paying for the experience. Not dinner and drinks. The Captain encourages you... More
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llesanti
May 19, 2016|
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Response from Ric H | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for contacting Spirit of Buffalo, on Saturday July 23 the sun will set in Buffalo at 8:45 your best chance to see the sun set is on our 8:30 to 10:31 cruise. Please keep in mind that we have no control over... More
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