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FantaSea Sailing

2500 Main St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3416
+1 888-582-9046
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Relax and be pampered!

My sisters and daughter and I enjoyed a wonderful morning sail with Captain Paul on his beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Debra B
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Clermont, Florida
Dream trip

My wife and I had the pleasure of joining Captain Paul and Alex on what turned out to be a private... read more

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Reviewed 2 July 2017
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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 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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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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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

Reviewed 31 May 2017

we had a great time on the 3 hour sailing trip to sanibel island for the sunset expectancies. the captain gave s safety speech before we sailed and a tour of the 43 foot sailboat . also answered any question we had . very informative...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Pictures, we love pictures. You can share any of them with us anytime. We do appreciate you sailing with us and we look forward to you joining us aboard again. It's always our pleasure. I'm happy Capt. Alex took good care of you. He is...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

We went on a four hour sail with Captain Alex. It was a nice day and Captain Alex was great, good stories very accommodating but there was no wind so it was a motor/drift and not a sail. We had a great time anyway. Like...More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to put a review up here at TripAdviser. It sure let's people know what we are doing without any corporate filtering. We do look forward to sailing with you again. Yes. Sometimes the winds are light and...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We really enjoyed our 2 and a half hour sail the other day. Captain Alex was friendly and knowledgeable.More

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CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thanks for spending time with us aboard Panacea. Don't be strangers. The next time you are in town, be sure and give us a call and we'll make sure Panacea is clean and ready for your visit. We appreciate your review here on TripAdviser. See...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Sailing with FantaSea Sailing on the Panacea was certainly the highlight of our 3 week vacation to Ft Myers, Florida. We've been visiting there for 15 years and found this to be the best activity we have ever done in the Ft Myers Naples area...More

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Thank Loring W
CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Well now, that's a nice review. We do love what we do and as for being family, that's what we base our business on. As stated on the website, "You call as a client, board as a friend and leave as family." It's the way...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Great time. Capt. Paul and Alex were a lot of fun and knowledgeable. Beautiful sunset and relaxing time. Blowing the conch at sunset brought laughter and smiles. BYOB and food if you want. Dr Tracy and Ann Powell Edina, MNMore

Thank TPow6410
CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

We love our guests from MN. We seem to get a bunch of them year after year. Thanks for sailing with us and your participation in Fort Myers Beach's Original "Conch Off." It's a special time for all of us to Celebrate the Sunset aboard...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Capn Alex took us out for a beautiful sail out of Fort Myers. The weather was perfect and the time flew by. We were curious about sailing and about the area and Capn Alex had all the answers. What a great day!More

Thank Carol B
CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thanks for sailing with us. Capt. Alex is one of the good ones and we are proud to have him aboard. His knowledge even blows me away sometimes. It's good to be with an 'ol Salt when aboard a sailing vessel. See you next time......More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We just wanted something a little different than another night of hanging out at the inn - so we hung out on a lovely sailboat instead. Captain Alex was substituting for Captain Paul. He was professional, thorough, and accommodating. The boat was roomy for the...More

Thank saramankoski
CaptPaulFS, Owner at FantaSea Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thanks Saramankoski... I am so happy that you had a great time aboard s/v Panacea. She is such a special vessel and we make sure she is comfy, clean and ready to go as you board. I wish I could have been there, but things...More

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Joliene T
24 March 2015|
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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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Patricia F
12 January 2015|
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Response from CaptPaulFS | Property representative |
Good Evening Patricia… We have no real set cancelation policy except that you should give us reasonable notice if you plan to cancel. We hold your credit card information for a reservation. You do not pay for your sail... More
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