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Sailing Excursions Adirondack II

Bowen's Wharf, Newport, RI 02848
+1 401-847-0000
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Nice to go Sailing, but could have been more exciting

Went on the smaller boat, the Eleanor. Boat is beautiful and kept immaculately. Captains are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dina M
Hoboken, New Jersey
Great fo three generations!

My wife and I hosted our daughter, son-in-law, 2year old grandson and 87 year old mother-in-law... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Our spacious 80' pilot schooner can take as many as 57 guests sailing on Narragansett Bay. During the summer months we go out 5 times daily, starting at 11 AM, for 1.5 hour sails. Our boat is Coast Guard certified and equipped with 2 rest rooms. Sit back, relax and enjoy the quiet beauty of the coastal scenery while the wind fills the sails.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Bowen's Wharf, Newport, RI 02848
+1 401-847-0000

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Reviewed yesterday

Went on the smaller boat, the Eleanor. Boat is beautiful and kept immaculately. Captains are welcoming, fun, and spirited. The sail is very relaxing and the captains are very attentive to provide you a drink or anything you need. Perhaps it was the crowd on...More

Thank Dina M
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I hosted our daughter, son-in-law, 2year old grandson and 87 year old mother-in-law. Perfect day as we tacked across Narraganset Bay between Newport and Jamestown. The crew was great and the scenery was spectacular. We were also lucky to see a couple...More

Thank gilliman67
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If I must be honest, the sunset sail was a bit disappointing. The crew was nice and friendly, the boat fine, but the actual cruise was limited - never even neared "open water" or a great view of mansions or the cliffs. Really was more...More

Thank ecseps
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went out on the mimosa morning sail and loved every minute. The crew were friendly, fun and knowledgeable, the boat was beautiful, and I took away a great experience. I would absolutely do it again (and ask more questions! ☺️).

Thank Kendra S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the 1:30 p.m. cruise with our two 10-yo daughters. It was well worth the time and money! The crew was fun and engaging, and the scenery was gorgeous! It was the perfect break between touring mansions.

Thank mlrydings
Reviewed 6 days ago

While entertaining visiting guests with a day trip to Newport, we decided to take the 10:30 'Mimosa' sail. The beautiful day with a steady breeze made for a perfect experience on the water. The captain and crew (Dillon was great) were friendly, helpful and full...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the Dark and Stormy Sail for a perfect Newport Sailing Cocktail cruise on the Schooner before dinner. The day was warm and beautiful and wind was warm, however we did bring jackets, you never know what to expect on the bay! The water...More

Thank Leslie N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I found the Adirondack II and did the sunset sail. This was my first time on a sailboat and the boat was beautiful. The Crew was great. We sailed with Dylan, Danielle and Captain Dan. They were all very informational and Dylan...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my sister's 70th birthday and she wanted to go on a sail in Newport. 10 of us went and had a wonderful time. The crew was awesome! Alittle history made the ride interesting. Drinks were very reasonably priced and you get to keep...More

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Thank rosehyland76
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a pleasant and beautiful day and the sail was super. I only wish it was a little longer:(. We had a great time, your crew knew all about the surroundings and were very helpful to explain many things to all of us. Your...More

Thank Lee P
Helev1, Manager at Sailing Excursions Adirondack II, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your feedback. Captain Kayla is new to us this season but not new to skippering schooners. She is extremely competent and I think her love of sailing is evident as she sails the Adirondack II down the bay, with a big smile on...More

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Charlene M
15 June 2017|
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Response from charlenemead | Reviewed this property |
$32 per person and the drinks were very inexpensive. $4 wine and beer! Very inexpensive entertainment!
30 May 2017|
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Response from Helev1 | Property representative |
We do have a coupon in the Newport Maps for $3 off a sail.
2 October 2016|
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Response from Joshua R | Reviewed this property |
The sail is about 1 hour 30 mins give or take a few minutes.