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Poet's Lounge Sailing Charter - Day Tours

Pearl Street, Maxwell's Boat Yard, Mystic, CT 06340
+1 860-287-7956
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Awesome fun!

What is it about the water that makes you just want to fall in love again? Sea and sky, and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Sunset Sail

My daughter and I took a sunset sail to celebrate her! We highly recommend Captain Darren! They... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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POET'S LOUNGE SAILING CHARTER / Mystic, CT. Your own private sailing charter with Captain Darin Keech. 2hr daysails / full daysails / sunset cruisesup to 6 passengers / byob / food / There are many options. We sail in protected waters with in Fisher's Island sound away from the Atlantic Ocean seas (seasickness is very rare). There are many beaches and scenic islands to sail along or explore. Poet's Lounge is a classic 39' sailing sloop built in 1972. Flush deck is great for sunning and the cockpit is roomy and comfortable.
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Pearl Street, Maxwell's Boat Yard, Mystic, CT 06340
+1 860-287-7956
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What is it about the water that makes you just want to fall in love again? Sea and sky, and a smaller charter made the experience fun and even thrilling. My husband and I just kept on smiling at each other. We had a great...More

1  Thank ArielL7
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My daughter and I took a sunset sail to celebrate her! We highly recommend Captain Darren! They were amazing, they made a memorable experience for us! We highly recommend him to anyone looking for a great experience on the water! He took us places that...More

1  Thank terigrochowski
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I booked the sunset sailing charter, and it was the highlight of our entire vacation! Darin and Dawn were very kind hosts. It is evident that their priority is for you to have a great time. Darin gave us an excellent tour...More

2  Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Dawn and Darin are unbelievable. If you are looking for a romantic or family friendly sail, book them ASAP! Come as you are, no judgments whatsoever. LGBT friendly and we felt right at home on the water with these two. Do not hesitate, i would...More

2  Thank noel4390
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Captain Darin & first-mate Dawn took great care of our family; it was our first time sailing. My youngest loved the opportunity to steer. Such a beatiful & tranquil way to explore Fishers Island Sound. Darin & Dawn knowledgeable about the sites & history. After...More

2  Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Today was the first time my husband and I went on the sailboat, Poet's Lounge with friends and family. The boat took us to Fishers Island for a little walk and to hang out. We had such a great time with Captain Darin and first...More

3  Thank cmoroch
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We took a sunset cruise with Captain Darin Keech on board Poet's Lounge and although we were only gone a couple of hours, we felt rejuvenated as if we had just come back from vacation. Fisher's Island Sound is incredibly beautiful and peaceful even when...More

2  Thank desiretojourney
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Third time on a boat charter and by far best experience with Darin! Great combination of friendly service without overwhelming the family dynamic. Knowledgeable, professional, and direct. Darin did a great job of feeling us out for what we might like best and tailored the...More

3  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Took my girlfriend and her family out for her 21st birthday. The captain and mate were very kind and accomadating, and it will not be an easily forgotten experience. Darin even played guitar when we sang happy birthday.

2  Thank Reid B
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Last night after an early dinner in Mystic, we had a sudden urge to get out on the water. After calling multiple boating companies in the surrounding area, (most were closed for business), we happened upon Poet's Lounge. Dawn and Darin could not have been...More

3  Thank grantferguson10
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Dawn O
13 October 2017|
Response from ArielL7 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. What I do know is that they are expert sailors. We were in good hands, and had a marvelous time.
Pam M
9 September 2015|
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Response from Darin K | Property representative |
We do private charters. The price is for the boat. There is a 2 hour minimum for $250.00 and go up to 6 hours. 6 hours is $650.00 and is considered a full day. Bring a picnic and your own beer, wine etc.. We sail. Swim... More