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Anna Maria Sailing Adventures

Bridge Street, Bredenton Beach, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Enjoyed first trip so much... Gotta do it again!

We sailed with Octavio a little while back. It was an amazing Sunset cruise. He is very pleasant... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2016
Jody S
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St. Petersburg, Florida
Anna Maria Sailing with Captain Octavio

Had a great cruise with Captain Octavio at 11:00 am on Feb 21/16. Only 2 couples - enjoyed our time... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2016
Bob R
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Dartmouth, Canada
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Bridge Street, Bredenton Beach, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

We sailed with Octavio a little while back. It was an amazing Sunset cruise. He is very pleasant and goes out of his way to make you comfortable. We said we'd be back and now we plan on taking family members visiting from up north...More

1  Thank Jody S
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Had a great cruise with Captain Octavio at 11:00 am on Feb 21/16. Only 2 couples - enjoyed our time with Bill and Trish, who we met on the cruise. Cruised the bay and the gulf. Very relaxed trip, great tunes and very reasonably priced....More

1  Thank Bob R
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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Great sunset cruise! Octavio is funny, knowledgeable, and cares about his customers. The cruise lasted three hours and was well worth the cost. You'll see us again!

1  Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

Capt. Octavio is a wonderful boat Capt. He really knows the waters and is also great fun and entertainment. The evening we went out the water was calm and the sunset was so beautiful. He is also a great photographer and can give you tips...More

1  Thank Sharon C
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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Captain Octavio and his boat ride with free beers and oldies music was perfect for us. My husband and I enjoy having some drinks, listening to music, and listening to good stories, so this was perfect. We got to see Dolphins, and Captain Octavio was...More

1  Thank Sydney A
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Reviewed 30 December 2015

3 hour adventure reduced to 2 hours in the bay only. Boring and when the sail was hoisted, we still needed the engine. The captain enjoys his rum and cigarettes. If you do too, I bet this would be fun for you. Coast guard escorted...More

1  Thank DianeShWhitePost_VA
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Our family had the most wonderful time with Octavio on our Christmas sunset cruise. We brought champagne, cheese and pate. Octavio set up a little table for our picnic. He offered cold beverages of his own. Octavio's boat is classic and was perfect for our...More

2  Thank susannamacomb
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Reviewed 27 December 2015

Our experience with Octavio on the Zefiro made our Christmas Day out sailing !!! We went from 11-2 and laughed until we cried ... His personality was so much fun !! The boat was the perfect size for our party of four !!! We would...More

1  Thank Tom C
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Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Best time ever enjoyed by me and my husband and his 84 yr old mother who doesn't like boats and water ! Octavio warmed up to her instantly and kept us laughing with his outlook on life and amazed us with his wisdom !! Great...More

1  Thank dougsrus
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

We had a wonderful time sailing with Octavio. He is so welcoming and friendly - we felt right at home as soon as we boarded. He took us for a delightful sunset sail and was kind enough to allow my son to pilot the boat....More

1  Thank Suzanne C
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msvid2007
8 March 2017|
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Response from STEPHEN W | Reviewed this property |
Hi- I doubt that Octavio's boat would handle more than 6 at a time, but there are many other cruises in the area. Octavio was great for two couples.
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ronkomama5
21 September 2016|
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Response from ReviewMom4 | Reviewed this property |
You need to visit the website for Anna Maria Sailing Adventures - you can find it here on Trip Advisor.
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denegate
21 August 2016|
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Response from ReviewMom4 | Reviewed this property |
It's a max of 6.
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