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FantaSea Sailing

2500 Main St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3416
+1 888-582-9046
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we went on an afternoon sailing and had a beautiful experience. Capt. paul and his first mate were... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Sunset Sailing with Captain Paul and Captain Al

Captain Paul and Al were very professional! Very very safety conscious! Gave us soft cushions to... read more

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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FantaSea Sailing is your premier sailing experience in Fort Myers Beach Florida offering Half Day Adventures, Sunset Celebration Sail, and The Short Sail. We sail daily from Salty Sam's Marina. You will be sailing with Captain Paul and his crew. Tropical music will greet you as you board. Cool water, ice, mixed nuts. You may bring snacks and other adult and soft beverages to enhance your experience. The sailing vessel Panacea is a 43 foot ketch rig. Two cabins and two clean restrooms, forward and aft sun decks and plenty of shade. She is licensed and insured. Proud members of N.A.C.O - The National Association of Charterboat Operators and Boat US for the past 10 years.
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2500 Main St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3416
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went on an afternoon sailing and had a beautiful experience. Capt. paul and his first mate were very nice and entertaining with their stories and sharing their experiences with us. We will definitely sail again at a future visit and hopefully be able to...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It was a great anniversary party aboard s/v Panacea. We do look forward to sailing with you guys again. Travel safe and thanks for using TripAdviser to find the best things you do no matter where you go. Capt. Paul West s/v Panacea

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Captain Paul and Al were very professional! Very very safety conscious! Gave us soft cushions to sit on, too! The only thing missing for the price would have been light hors d'oeuvres (Fruit and Cheese Plate and drinks) There was only Nuts and Water. We...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the review. It was a surprise and a pleasure to have you join us aboard s/v Panacea. You and all your friends were a joy to play with and we look forward to sailing with you again in the future....More

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Our group was scheduled for a sunset cruise this week. Paul called us mid-afternoon to warn us that the winds would be too calm for a decent sail. Since our schedule wouldn’t fit into a different dates, he allowed us to cancel. Thank you for...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Our policy is based on "Pleasure Sails." I do want you to know the weather conditions, before you sail, so that you can dress accordingly. Also, we are a sailing charter operation. If conditions are not available for us to "Sail" then I feel we...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Capt. Paul is great. 1st mate Alex was also great. Both are very knowledgeable, friendly and professional sailors. The boat is very nice. A solid vessel. My wife and I did the 1/2 day sail about 4 hours. Worth every penny. Winds were not the...More

Thank Nick M
CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the great review. As mentioned in another review response, I'm going to continue working on that perfect weather thing for future. Our sail was good and we did have a great time ourselves. We look forward to having you aboard again in...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017

Four of us, including 7 and 9 year old kids loved the outing. We reserved for 4 hours. We had never been on a boat like this so we enjoyed just hanging out in it. We were pretty laid back and Captain Paul was ok...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Well you guys... That's what sailing is all about. We go places, we change our minds in mid sea and go somewhere else. I have only one little sign on my fridge at home, "We plan, God laughs. Your open agenda was appreciated and encouraged....More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

What a great evening with the Family on Panacea. By the time we returned to port you would have thought Capt Paul was a long lost uncle. We will be back for sureMore

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks from Uncle Paul. I've been sailing for 46 years now and since I started doing charters 12 years ago, my motto has been, "You call as a client, board as a friend and leave as family." I guess it's still working. Come home anytime...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Loved Captain Paul! Great host, great sailor. Loved his warmth, his stories and his companionship for our half-day sailing cruise.

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind words and review. We do appreciate your continued business and I look forward to our next time aboard together. See you on the dock. Capt. Paul s/v Panacea

Reviewed 4 July 2017

My sisters and daughter and I enjoyed a wonderful morning sail with Captain Paul on his beautiful ship the FantaSea. The ship is very spacious and comfortable and Captain Paul and his staff are very accommodating to make sure you are comfortable and relaxed and...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a great group of ladies. Please make sure that you call early next time you are in town so we can get our toes on deck again. Travel safe. See you on the dock. Capt. Paul s/v Panacea

Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife and I had the pleasure of joining Captain Paul and Alex on what turned out to be a private morning sail aboard the Panacea. What a way to start the day. We had a lovely sailboat to ourselves and the crew was very...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was certainly or pleasure having you aboard s/v Panacea. She does live up to her name, "A cure all for everything." You're wife was great on the helm. We are going to put her on night shift next time. Great sailing with you two....More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Captain Pete and first mate were fantastic.They are both very laid back and we had a great relaxing time with both. Captain Pete has been sailing for over 40 years. So his knowledge and character makes you feel at ease. The sailboat Panacea is a...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Yep, I can't control the wind speed. I've tried, but I just don't seem to make it happen. So as sailors, you understand that the vessel is the destination and we get to where we are going at...More

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Rick S
25 September 2017|
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Response from CaptPaulFS | Property representative |
Good Morning Rick, I sail with a six person maximum. Children are always welcome. I will need their ages and weight so that I can have the correct safety equipment ready for them. Yes. You can purchase gift certificates... More
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Rick S
25 September 2017|
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Response from CaptPaulFS | Property representative |
If you go to our website, you will get this information. Half Day Sail: $ 90.00 per person - 4 hours. Quarter Day Sail: $65.00 per person - 2.5 hours. Sunset Sail: $75.00 per person - 2.5 hours. Cheers! Capt. Paul... More
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Joliene T
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Response from patmfs | Reviewed this property |
Go on their website for a total schedule and prices. We did the Sunset Cruise which was 3 hours and the four of us had the whole boat to ourselves for a set price.
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