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Above expectation!

When we decided to charter a bareboat in the Koh Samui area, we were a bit doubtful with regards to... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
LaurentCalonne
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Brussels, Belgium
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Bareboat skipper course

My son and myself just finished the Bareboat skipper course at Gulf Charter, and as with the Crew... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Withouck
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Ostend, Belgium
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Established in the 2001, Gulf Charters is the most experienced yachting company in the Gulf of Thailand, weather you’re looking to learn to sail, charter a yacht, buy or sell a yacht or just looking for in on cruising here in the Gulf, we’re happy...more
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167/5 Moo 4, Sukhumvit Hwy | Na Jomthien, Sattahip 20250, Thailand
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

When we decided to charter a bareboat in the Koh Samui area, we were a bit doubtful with regards to the sailing grounds, the boat and the weather, since this is not an established cruising area. Fortunately, all our prejudices were swept away. The Koh...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

My son and myself just finished the Bareboat skipper course at Gulf Charter, and as with the Crew course, it was a fantastic experience. Mike Smith was again our instructor and as before a joy to have as an teacher/coach/skipper. He has a very practical...More

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Brett G, Manager at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thanks Kris and Jorik for such kind words :) .... Good luck on your new Sailing Adventures !!! Many an island and many a new breeze now awaits you all ... We hope to see you back again for a Mile Builder or two or...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

 My family bare-boat chartered a Catalina 375 with Gulf Charters a few weeks ago at their Ko Samui base and the whole process was 100% smooth sailing (apart from the weather on a couple of days!). From booking, deposits, and taking over boat the staff...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Great charter company. Friendly staff and well maintained boats. Fascinating cruising area. Recommended.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We have just finished a fantastic week on the water with Gulf Charter sailing school obtaining our bare boat skipper certificate and marine radio certificate while enjoying the sailing and site seeing. A very professional well organized organization that made our trip completely trouble free...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Had a fantastic 2 weeks away with Gulf Yacht Charters, fantastic team who made the whole thing easy. We are a huge fan of the area, hardly any other yachts around and brilliant islands to explore. Everything from unbelievable snorkelling to outstanding bar tender Mr...More

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KimGCT, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much for your review No Stress. We love the empty anchorages and we're happy you enjoyed the area. All of us at Gulf Charters hope to see you back here in Koh Chang. Maybe we'll see you in Greece to go sailing...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Having been exclusively a power boat user I decided to get a taste of the sailing experience. As an introduction to the basics of sailing the zero to hero course was right on the nail. I have now completed a number of courses with Gulf...More

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Brett G, Manager at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thanks Chris, It was a real pleasure having you onboard and we wish you all the best in your nautical adventures and hope to see you again soon. Fairwinds and Sail On !! :)

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Just back from fortnight in Koh Chang in south east Thailand. We has a 36 monohull for first week through Gulf Charters and a week based ashore with scuba / cooking lessons etc. End of October is the transition between seasons and the weather reflected...More

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PhilGCT, Owner at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you Jonathan for your kind and informative feedback; hopefully those line squalls will make a nice addition to your chest of sailor's stories! We'd love to see you back again, keep in mind Koh Samui May through August, different again to Koh Chang but...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Had a great experience doing the zero to Hero course. I came to gain confidence in my sailing and to sort out what I thought I knew and what I needed to know. I feel this has been accomplished. Thanks to Captain Mike who is...More

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Brett G, Manager at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Ahoy there Captain ! Thank you for those kind words ! It was a pleasure to have you and all the newly certified International Bareboat Skippers on the course . It is now time to spread your sails and live the dream ! We hope...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had a wonderful ecperience doing the Zero to Hero Course(oct17). The team at gulf charters is excellent. With the preparation, Brett responded to all my email in the weeks before in a flash and offered great advice and encouragement. The Course was conducted by Mike...More

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Brett G, Manager at Gulf Charters Sailing Thailand, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Ahoy Captain ! It was a total pleasure having you onboard and thank you for the kind words !! :) It's now time to put your well earned skills into practice and spread those sails ! We all here at Team Gulf Charters wish you...More

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Shirish
31 January 2017|
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Response from PhilGCT | Property representative |
Hi Shirish, I am afraid we do not. This someone that does do shorter skippered charter from Koh Chang, you can check out the Facebook page by searching for Mandala Sailing charters, I think his website is not responsive at... More
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PeerGynt1
17 January 2015|
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Response from BritabroadAsia |
Gulf Charters do offer skippered day charters on either a 44ft sloop or a 38ft catamaran. Best way to find out details is to email them direct from their website
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