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Sovereign Sailing

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Trident Marina, Kinsale, Ireland
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Highly knowledgeable instructors

I've completed a few sailing courses with Sovereign Sailing and every instructor has been highly... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
sailanywhere
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Cork, Ireland
Highlight of our trip

We had a wonderful experience with Sovereign Sailing. James was responsive and helpful, giving us... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Steve M
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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If you're looking for an adventurous & healthy holiday activity sailing may have the answer.There's no need to don a wetsuit, all cruises are run aboard our cruising yachts based at the Trident Marina Kinsale. You can choose from a day or half day sail. Sailing TimesMorning: 10:30 to 13:00 Afternoon: 14:00 to 16:30 Sunset cruise: 18:00 to 20:30. Price Half Day: 45 euro per person Full Day 10:00 to 16:30: 90 euro per person excluding lunch.
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I've completed a few sailing courses with Sovereign Sailing and every instructor has been highly knowledgeable, professional, friendly, and an absolute pleasure to be around. Every sailing trip has highly enjoyable and the course curriculum is always carefully taught according to each student's experience/level of...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a wonderful experience with Sovereign Sailing. James was responsive and helpful, giving us good advice about which trip we should take. And he was kind, encouraging and informative during the sail! We had a wonderful time and would definitely recommend it to anyone...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Kinsale is a beautiful Irish coastal town and great for walking, shopping, etc. But you get an evening more amazing perspective on Kinsale when you see it from the water. We enjoyed a great afternoon sail with Niall on their 40' Hanse and got a...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely sail today on one of their boats. Unfortunately the wind failed us but One can never count on wind. Still a overly adventure from a very friendly outfit. Great day!

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thanks Paul for taking the time to review our sailing trips, much appreciated.

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Kinsale can't just be about great food and drink, although that's enough to keep most people busy. As a family we decided to head out onto the water and we looked around for a boat rental company. We settled on Sovereign Sailing, and came close...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a fab afternoon out with Niall on a little sailing boat - he was a super instructor, making sure we all had ample time with the various duties. We were lucky with the weather as it was a very windy - we managed...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2016

I booked a 1/2 day sailing on a 27' keelboat with James from Sovereign Sailing in Kinsale as a Christmas gift. James was great to deal with, responding to my emails and questions quickly, and being flexible with dates, etc. Last week (May 2016) we...More

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Thanks Debbie for taking the time to write this great review of your sailing experience, we really do appreciate it and I'm delighted you both enjoyed your time with us...James

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Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were looking for some sea activity during our stay in Kinsale last week and found Sovereign Sailing. We hadn't thought of taking anything other than a self-drive boat out but James was so helpful and explained the half-day sail tuition on the yacht that...More

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write this review, I'm delighted you enjoyed your sailing experience despite the poor weather, we'll work on the sun shine for your next sail!!

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Reviewed 26 November 2015

We rented a boat in august 2015. The service was great: free wifi is available, free shower and WC. Much information was given to us. The Boat "Paragon" was brilliant! Thank a lot to James and Julian!

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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Thank you for your great feedback, we are delighted you enjoyed you time sailing the Irish coast. We appreciate you taking the time to write this review...James

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

James and Sovereign Sailing provided an unparalleled half day sailing experience for 6 of us staying in Kinsale. I can't recommend this highly enough. James is highly professional, filled with good information and a perfect gentleman. The experience itself provides a wonderful vantage point of...More

Thank Dan M
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SovereignSail, Owner at Sovereign Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Thanks Dan, your great feedback is much appreciated...James

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Mary R
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Hello Mary. Thank you for your inquiry. We would need a little more information regarding your husbands mobility. Would he be able to step onto the boat and up a couple of steps to sit in the cockpit or is he confined to a... More
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