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Sail In Asia

6/37 Ao Yon Bay, Moo 8, Boeray Khao Khad Road | Tambon Vichit, Amphur Muang, Cape Panwa, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Best sailing school in Asia!

The zero to hero course will guide you smoothly to everything what is necessary to become a good... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Äneas M
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Sailing school that’s an experience for life

Spending 4 days on the Sandy Ann, under the expert and charming tutelage of Mike, the boss of Sail... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fiona N
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Sail In Asia Water Sports Activity Centre / IYT Sea School is located in the beautiful, unspoilt , Ao Yon Bay at Cape Panwa.We specialise in Learn to Sail, one or two day courses, for tourists. Our Sea School offers five day, recreational courses.Groups can take day trips to the islands on our 40ft luxury yacht or on our 26ft yachts. We offer small group full day sail sail trips, half day, and sunset cruises, Private charter and much more.The Water Sports Centre has full facilities, and offers Wake Boarding, Donut Rides, Stand up Paddle and Canoeing.We are an IMO recognised Safety Training Centre so you can be sure of quality instruction and equipment.Check out our website.
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6/37 Ao Yon Bay, Moo 8, Boeray Khao Khad Road | Tambon Vichit, Amphur Muang, Cape Panwa, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The zero to hero course will guide you smoothly to everything what is necessary to become a good sailor. You will learn how to sail your boat safety and competent including all the knowledge you will need on sea. Thank you SiA Team to learn...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spending 4 days on the Sandy Ann, under the expert and charming tutelage of Mike, the boss of Sail in Asia was an exhilarating experience. His under stated but powerful way of helping us learn the ways of the wind and the seas - and...More

2  Thank Fiona N
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Very well organised sail school with a lot of expertise. The course was very well structured and had a good mixture between the class room and practice on the water. If you want to learn sailing or if you want to take and advanced course...More

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SailinAsia, General Manager at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a lot! Goodluck with all your sailing to come. You are welcome to come back anytime to go for a sail, was great having you here!

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I did the Zero to hero course at sail in asia past june and learned a lot. Ash my instructor was very knowledgeable and I learned loads during the times with him on the boat and in the classroom. Now I still sail with sail...More

2  Thank Carlo D
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SailinAsia, General Manager at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cheers Carlo! Been a pleasure having you here, always welcome to come back for a sail! It has been good fun having you here! Goodluck with everything!

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

The team at Sail in Asia is amazing! I spent 14 days learning to sail with these guys and feel ready to take on the world! I went from basically knowing nothing to being able to set up and command a boat on my own....More

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SailinAsia, Manager at Sail In Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thanks Chris! It was a pleasure having you on our Zero to Hero course! Wish you good luck with your next journey! You are always welcome to come back! Thanks, from the SIA Team.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I've been wanting to learn to sail well for years and am interested in buying my own boat. This December I decided to take 2 weeks to learn how to sail from professional instructors. Mike Downard is the owner of Sail in Asia. He's an...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a private snorkelling tour with Sail in Asia but unfortunately the weather turned and it was too rough to do any snorkelling so we headed back. Mike the owner was apologetic about the conditions and offered us to take us out the next...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I just completed the Zero to Hero course in November 2017. I arrived with no experience whatsoever, not even being able to tie a knot. I can sail with confidence and have an understanding on how to navigate a passage or find my bearings without...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Just completed the Zero to Hero course and throughly enjoyed it I have not been in a class room environment for many years, but Ash our instructor was very clear and patience with me. As the class size was 4 students total, this allowed me...More

1  Thank Nando F
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Sail in Asia was truly fantastic. I took a 14-day Bareboat course, best combination from my point of view. Everyone at SIA was incredibly nice, friendly, and helpful, beginning with the office manager Jum to owner Mike, to Ash as sailing teacher and instructors coming...More

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