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Spirit of Victoria

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront | Quay 5, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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On Saturday 06/01/2018 me, my wife and two children aged 5 and 13 went for a cruise on Spirit of... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Gene C
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Nice sailing trip on a beautiful afternoon

Made a spur of the moment decision to get out on the water on a beautiful sunny afternoon when we... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
JP-in-MD
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58 foot Gaff Rigged Schooner operating from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront , Cape Town.Daily Sunset Champagne Cruises and Charters
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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Victoria & Alfred Waterfront | Quay 5, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

On Saturday 06/01/2018 me, my wife and two children aged 5 and 13 went for a cruise on Spirit of Victoria at around 13:30. It started out real good until they switched off the engine and the sails were raised. We were sailing nicely when...More

Thank Gene C
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Made a spur of the moment decision to get out on the water on a beautiful sunny afternoon when we were on our way to lunch at the waterfront. Had previously done a sunset catamaran tour which was nice, but rather cool. We chose a...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

I've been on the Spirit many times since it began operating out of the V&A waterfront in 1991 - the year I arrived in CT. Its by far the best of the many excursion boat trips as (unlike the catamarans, or the "pirate galleon") -...More

Thank spesbona
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Did the Sunset Champagne Cruise on the Spirit of Victoria a few weeks ago. Firstly I will start by complimenting the staff, they were all very helpful and thorough and friendly. Beautiful views of the city and Table Mountain when out in the bay, they...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

My husband, young nephew and I went on this excursion in December. What a great experience. Great crew, who made it all so much fun and even better that we were able to properly sail. Great views to be seen, with fantastic photo opportunities. Great...More

Thank Clarelveldon
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Great sail with fantastic views of table mountain. Windy so just perfect! Crew are excellent and informative.

Thank hbrWoking
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This was real sailing not just bobbing around in the ocean. Once out of the harbour, sails were out and with 1-2 metre waves we were sailing. Champagne supplied, great atmosphere, good party and excellent crew, this was sailing! Excellent views of Cape Town from...More

Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Don't go with this company!! When buying the 240 Rand ticket for the champagne sunset cruise we asked the sales person whether there would be a non alcoholic option available. I am pregnant but still wanted to join our group on the trip. The guy...More

1  Thank Emmajohansson1
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

The three crew members were great company, even Captain 'Jolly' Roger. We left the Quay in lovely sunshine but within minutes the sea fog had come in, which meant no great sunset pictures, but the sparkling wine and views of Table Mountain were still a...More

Thank practicepacker
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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Had tried several times to go book the ship but always full. So went in morning to book for first sailing at 11. So pleased we went then as it was quieter. We were in Cape Town for three weeks and this was one of...More

Thank jandlhixxy
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