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Annapolis, MD
+1 800-342-9295
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Biggest rip off. Paid them upfront. Bought all clothing and gear, Flew to Nantucket, And THEY... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Palm Beach Shores, Florida
Learn to sail elsewhere! Buyer beware! Fraudulent business practice!

Registered my partner for their Sail Yourself Home Safely 3 day beginners course in early May, to... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2013
Ed M
Annapolis, Maryland
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A Transforming Experience. Womanship, the renowned sailing school for and by women is celebrating its 25th year. More than 67,000 women, around the world, have joined us to become the sailors they want to be - the Womanship Way - enjoying hands-on, student centered and interactive learning on board an actual sailing cruise. Teaching in 16 locations in the US and off foreign shores, Womanship customizes courses for individual couples, families, mothers and daughters, teens, social and corporate groups.
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7 Sep 2016
1 Aug 2013
“Learn to sail elsewhere! Buyer beware! Fraudulent business practice!”
Annapolis, MD
+1 800-342-9295
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Biggest rip off. Paid them upfront. Bought all clothing and gear, Flew to Nantucket, And THEY cancelled and never returned any money!!! HIDEOUS!!!

4  Thank SophiaBella578
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Registered my partner for their Sail Yourself Home Safely 3 day beginners course in early May, to give her a different ("no yelling...") instruction perspective...contracted in writing and paid in full 22May for a late June weekend class. Less than 48 hours prior to the...More

14  Thank Ed M
Reviewed 17 June 2013

In addition to being totally disorganized, this company canceled my reservations then KEPT my money. They lied to the credit card company and left court as the only alternative. There are a lot of good teachers out there. Skip this one.

17  Thank r w
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Best place to learn to sail -- supportive, clear and patient instructors -- women teaching women. No Captain Bly's in the mix...

1  Thank catecomm
Reviewed 27 February 2013

I feel very sad for all the ladies, that had a bad experience. I can honestly say, that I a wonderful time. Jennifer our instructor was wonderful. I learned so much and had a great experience all around. As a bonus Jennifer is a first...More

3  Thank sissijanku
Reviewed 28 September 2012

As a Pastor I need to warn you to beware of Womanship. One of the troops from our church schedules and paid for a trip with Womanship only to have this company refuse to take responsibility is filling out the proper insurance forms. Because the...More

24  Thank Adam C
Reviewed 20 September 2012

We had excellent instructors (Bob and Brian) who taught us what we wanted to learn and had infinite patience. Ours was not a usual class. We went out for dinner and drinks in Annapolis each night. Our instructors were actually not scheduled to teach our...More

1  Thank Karen A
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We want to let all in the sailing community know that you have a shark in your midst. Womanship.com, a worldwide sailing company that professes it can lead anyone on a learning adventure contracted with our group of 11 and 12 year old Girl Scouts...More

24  Thank moorephun
Caribbean84, Course Coordinator at Womanship, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2013

The Womanship Sailing School has taught Girl Scouts for more than 20 years. We deeply admire and respect the Girl Scouts program. Most of us were scouts ourselves. Not unexpectedly, the statement that “Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the...More

Reviewed 7 February 2012

The instructors, when we had them, were excellent and not a part of the problem. The administration of this company don't return phone calls or contact their patrons in a timely or helpful manner. If we hadn't contacted them to be sure before the first...More

21  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 1 February 2012

On May 19, 2011 myself and four other women drove approximately 700 miles from Michigan to Annapolis, Maryland for a sailing class with Womanship. For this course we each paid $785.00 for what was promised and contracted for a three day course. Upon our arrival...More

20  Thank Marcy A
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