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Schooner Eastwind

20 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1821
+1 207-633-6598
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Peace on Earth....Water!

From the hoisting of the sails to the peaceful sunset, Captain Paul and Mr. Waters sailed us... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nashua, New Hampshire
Great sailing experience on Boothbay Harbor

We went with the Eastwind for a 2 hour sail out of Boothbay Harbor. The crew were great explaining... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Orleans, Massachusetts
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Sail the waters of delightful Boothbay Harbor on our 65-foot schooner. See lighthouses, the outer islands, and sea wildlife on a two hour cruise. The Smith family has 30 years of boat building and sea adventures to share with you.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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20 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1821
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Reviewed yesterday

From the hoisting of the sails to the peaceful sunset, Captain Paul and Mr. Waters sailed us competently and entertainingly within the picturesque sites of the harbor, as a seal greeted us nearby, and a dolphin hailed from afar. This is Boothbay Harbor at it's...More

Thank life2megr8
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went with the Eastwind for a 2 hour sail out of Boothbay Harbor. The crew were great explaining the boat and all the maneuvers and activities on the boat. Several guests got to help out hoisting and setting the sails. Unfortunately the day was...More

Thank capec0dtraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved the schooner cruise. Dave and John were fantastic. Fun to hoist the sails. The crew answered all of the passengers questions. Informed us of the surroundings and animals around.

Thank kad757
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were first timer sailors. Great experience with Capt John and 1st mate Dave. The weather cooperated with beautiful sunshine and enough wind to raise the sails. A must do in Booth Bay Harbor. Thank you.

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our evening sail on the Schooner Eastwind was so peaceful and relaxing and one of the highlights of our vacation in the area. The crew was friendly and informative and their interaction with the guests made it feel like we were out for a good...More

Thank Thom O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took a sunset cruise- captain Lorne and his crew were very knowledgeable about the area, we had a great time!

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect day to sail and our captain was excellent! Small group of 12 which was nice so comfortable. Not crowded.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third time sailing on the Schooner Eastwind and once again it was thoroughly enjoyable. The Captain and mate are informative and friendly. It is a relaxing experience with gorgeous scenery sailing around multiple islands in the harbor. Two hours of fun!

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting 4 reviews of 300 didn't like it. Their Loss. It's a great 2 hour sail aboard the schooner with great crews and a fine view of most of the inner and outer harbor. Comfortable sailing for new comers and a fine experience for all....More

Thank Fran M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time sailing with Schooner Eastwind. My husband has a peripheral vision deficiency. The crew provided assist in boarding and disembarking. The crew also provides good commentary during the cruise. This sailing experience is a must do when in Boothbay Harbor.

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Janet G
8 September 2017|
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Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for visiting us. We are open this year through Monday, October 9. This time of year our sailing schedule changes so it's best to check in with the ticketing booth for each day's trips. We hope to see... More
2 May 2017|
Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us regarding sailing on Schooner Eastwind. Yes, reservations are necessary especially during the time you are here. Windjammer Week begins on June 26 with many activities going on in the town... More
Jeanine M
19 April 2017|
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Response from eastwindbb | Property representative |
We will be happy to see you back on Eastwind! And yes, your granddaughter will safely enjoy the sail The trip you were on last year was certainly an unusual situation with the kayakers needing our assistance. The captain... More