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Black Watch Sailing Charters

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Address: 2500 Fairway Dr # 1, Silver Lake Marina, Grapevine, TX 76051-2030
Phone Number: +1 817-296-0130
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Old World romance of the sea in DFW.

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Amazing Night !!!

This was definately an amazing night , My boyfriend and I really Enjoyed ourselves. The view was unbelievable and the food was really good . Captain Dave knows how to treat his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Priscilla D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was definately an amazing night , My boyfriend and I really Enjoyed ourselves. The view was unbelievable and the food was really good . Captain Dave knows how to treat his people on the boat , He's Awesome. We are so planning our second trip..

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Grapevine, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Capt. Dave, Amy and I wanted to tell you what a wonderful time we had aboard the Black Watch last evening. From the moment we arrived all things went smoothly and we could not have asked for a more memorable and beautiful way to celebrate our anniversary. You and your crew were wonderfully hospitable and entertaining. Dinner and drinks were... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Seems cliche to say, but it was a beautiful cruise! My wife and I enjoyed a beautiful afternoon on the Black Watch sailing around Grapevine Lake. Everything you would expect and more. Captain Dave is a great host sailor - will be back again and again.

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Argyle, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had an absolutely lovely and relaxing evening sunset cruise. Captain Dave was both charming and entertaining, the food was exquisite, and the views were incomparable.

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Thank DJArgyle
Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I love the lake and watching the sunset so I Googled "cruise Lake Grapevine" to see what was available for a surprise cruise for my husbands birthday. I called a few places whose prices were ridiculous before finding Black Watch. I called and Captain Dave answered. To my surprise and relief the cruises he mentioned were affordable... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We had the most amazing time for bae's birthday he was super surprised!! Captain Dave provides an excellent ride and really went above and beyond to make us feel as relaxed and happy as possible !! Will def be going back :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have raved about this experience to all of my friends and family! I hired Capt Dave/ Blackwatch for a private dinner to celebrate my boyfriends 40th birthday. It was incredibly classy! Capt Dave educated us about the sailboat and how it ended up right here in Grapevine. My boyfriend was speechless and blown away at the details that were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We knew Grapevine was a great weekend escape for several reasons -- adult beverages and shopping assumed to be at the top of our (prior) list. But, discovering the oh so nearness of the surprisingly large & picturesque Lake Grapevine (on the shores of the wonderful Gaylord Grapevine Resort) and the availability of chartered sailing on a beautiful and historic... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I surprised my wife for our 29th anniversary celebration and it couldn't have been better. Captain Dave was great at communicating and preparing the details right up until the time that we boarded the boat. The meal was wonderful, the atmosphere was relaxed and peaceful, and the sunset sail was beautiful. We had a wonderful time together and Captain Dave... More 

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Waxahachie, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you, Captain Dave for an incredible evening! We had such a nice time relaxing on your boat. It felt like a great adventure! Your food and presentations were beautiful! You made our dinner sunset sail very enjoyable! Your boat is beautiful and the story is so special. Thank you sharing such a great experience with us! I highly recommend... More 

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