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Newport Sailing School and Tours

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Goat Island/Hyatt Hotel, Dock A5, Newport, RI 02840
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The best way to experience Newport

Huge fun in 18 knots of wind with our family of four. Both children had a turn on the tiller. Mike... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
RichardNicPippaTom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Private sail

Made a reservation for our 19yr old son for a private sail. He has sailed before, but does not get... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2017
Susan T
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Newport Sailing School and Tours, Inc. Goat Island Marina, Dock A5 is(ASA certified)located in the heart of Newport Harbor close to the entrance of the one of the best locations, the Hyatt Hotel. We welcome you to join us for a morning, noon or sunset narrated tour of Narragansett Bay and Newport's waterfront. Join in on one of our mini lessons or refreshen your sailing skills. We offer introductory lessons from 5 to 13 hour instruction or intermediate lessons as well. Newport Sailing is proud to announce its 45th year in operation. Known as one of the first and finest. We are the first to begin green and the only one tour in Newport who maintains the true art of pure sailing! Visit us at newportsailing.com We look forward to sailing with you.
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Aug 22, 2017
“The best way to experience Newport”
Aug 19, 2017
“Private sail”
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Goat Island/Hyatt Hotel, Dock A5, Newport, RI 02840
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Huge fun in 18 knots of wind with our family of four. Both children had a turn on the tiller. Mike was an excellent guide, an amazing sailor, and a constant source of fascinating information on the yachts on the water and Newport as a...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Made a reservation for our 19yr old son for a private sail. He has sailed before, but does not get many opportunities to get out. He did not want to do a formal lesson or group harbor tour and this was the perfect answer. He...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

My wife and I had an awesome experience taking the introductory sailing class. Sailing has been on our bucket list for a long time, and after this class we definitely want to learn more and spend more time on the water. Very knowledgeable and patient...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

We just took a sunset sail today and it was not only the highlight of our trip, but definitely rates way up there as a very cool bucket list experience. We're only in Newport for a few days and we wanted to experience something truly...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This afternoon sail trip had a sign up sheet at the Hyatt. We arrived on a beautiful Sunday afternoon and since our room was not ready we went with Captain Mike on a 75 minute sail trip in the harbor and the bay. The conditions...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2016

I just completed the 3 day basic sailing course over a long weekend, beginning on Friday, and ending on Sunday. The course exceeded my expectations... I felt like I learned a lot, and enjoyed every moment of it... My instructor was Mike, who is a...More

Thank David K
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Reviewed August 28, 2015

We went on a 4pm sail with Mike, best decision we made that day! Mike is a great guy, very knowledgeable and nice. We were able to sail around the harbor area and Mike pointed out the sights and shared interesting facts about Newport. Call...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2015

We went and in the end had a private tour for the price of a group tour. The captain was very nice and we had a fabulous time. Bring a camera because you will want to take pictures!

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Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very interesting place to walk through and around the various projects going on, especially the restoration projects. Amazing craftsmanship!

Thank CobraCop1
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

Yesterday my husband and I decided at the last minute to extend lunch in Newport to overnight in Newport. Being in Newport, we then decided if we could find a sailboat tour we would take it. My husband looked online and found Newport Sailing School...More

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