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Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans

2 Marina Plz, Dock E, Slip 20, Sarasota, FL 34236-8919
+1 941-896-6400
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Perfection, Perfection,Perfection

I could not have asked for a more perfect way to spend my first day in Sarasota. Our captain Jeremy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen M
Awesome way to relax!

Jeremy was our captain and a terrific host. He is respectful, knowledgeable and attentive. Our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark S
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Madison Lake, Minnesota, United States
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Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans are luxurious passenger sailing catamarans, providing "The Perfect Getaway", including Romantic Sunset Sails, Dolphin Watches, Egmont Key Adventures, Combination Kayaking / Nature Sails, Private & Corporate Charters, Ash Scattering Memorials and Special Event / Wedding Sails. Sailing from 4 locations: downtown Sarasota / Siesta Key, Longboat Key & Anna Maria Island, Florida (year round) and Sandy Hook, New Jersey (June-September).
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  • Very good4%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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2 Marina Plz, Dock E, Slip 20, Sarasota, FL 34236-8919
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I could not have asked for a more perfect way to spend my first day in Sarasota. Our captain Jeremy got us off and sailing right away, providing us with some wonderful music to enjoy the scenery with. I have never had a more enjoyable...More

Thank Karen M
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Karen, Thank you so much for the recommendation and glowing review! Captain Jeremy is on a roll with positive reviews the last few weeks- and nothing makes us happier than when our captains share their enthusiasm for sailing AND service. We like to be the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jeremy was our captain and a terrific host. He is respectful, knowledgeable and attentive. Our family had a group of 9 and had sandwiches after our island adventure of kayaking and shelling. If you’re looking for a way to relax and have a couple of...More

Thank Mark S
KathleenD3, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well thank you very much! I will pass along your sentiments to the Captain. We do our best each day to give our guests a memorable sailing and water-sports experience. From our perspective catamarans are the most family friendly boats. We aren't about speed, we're...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful way to spend two hours. Russ was an excellent providing very interesting information about the area. Lots of room to enjoy different views and scenery.

Thank MPRMAB
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the sunset sail with Captain Fred. It was very enjoyable and Fred was a terrific captain, host, and guide. The views were wonderful and the sailing was fun. Captain Fred provided sailing tips, insights, and techniques. Two days later, the trip to Egmont...More

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KathleenD3, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for sailing with us from anna Maria Island Florida with Captain Fred on the Kathleen M! We love what we do and it shows! We offer three locations in Florida at AMI, Longboat Key and Sarasota / Siesta Key- so try them all....More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We went out in the Katherine D in Highlands, NJ. It was a beautiful night...the captain was so nice and full of great information. The boat is so clean and comfortable. We brought some wine and cheese and enjoyed the evening sail to watch the...More

Thank Slurs
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our services from Highlands, NJ. We love our jobs and it shows. Far too few know of what a beautiful area we have to sail in around Sandy Hook and the twin rivers. Particularly at sunset. We...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with the family out on the catamaran this evening. Lovely sailing with Captain Russ to see the sunset. Saw dolphins and got to see a lot of the bay - but the best part was just relaxing on the water as...More

Thank Voorburg133
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Sunset Sail from Marina Jack in Sarasota. Our Sarasota location offers a diverse blend of natural and urban landscapes. A beautiful Gulf sunset witnessed from Big Pass and then we turn around and head home as...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017

We sailed with Captain Russ last week doing the Egmont Key Trip from AMI. The weather was overcast, but we had a wonderful time sailing out and exploring the island. Great shells on the island and the turtles were amazing. Ran into a storm on...More

Thank msebas2017
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for reviewing our Egmont Key Adventure sailing from beautiful Anna Maria Island. Egmont is a special place. I was just out there the other day myself, first time in almost 2 years- and I was once again taken by the natural beauty of...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing afternoon on the catamaran! Capt. Potter was very knowledgeable and a great host! The views were awesome and we had a blast kayaking, shelling, and snorkeling.

Thank thiggins0802
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Sounds like you were on our Big Pass Adventure from our downtown Sarasota location? Our "Adventure" sails are second in popularity only to our nightly sunset sails. They are half day trips including sailing, swimming, kayaking and shelling. Simple pleasures all. See you next trip.

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a last minute Dolphin Watch tour with another couple we were vacationing with not so much to see dolphins as to experience being on the water in a sailing catamaran. We were pleasantly surprised. It was easy to book by...More

Thank Vivian C
KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

As boat owners we might question the notion of owning one? More correctly the sanity of it? (Of course we are in the charter business, so we do have an agenda.) Boat ownership is a commitment to time and money (these days- a lot of...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

My husband and I booked the full moon cruise and it was great!!!! It was beautiful watching the sunset and then catching the full moon. We had dolphins following us for awhile. Captain Steve was also great, it was also nice that it wasn't some...More

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KathleenDSailing, Owner at Kathleen D Sailing Catamarans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Once a month we are treated to the two ring celestial sideshow- the main event of Sunset AND the full Moonrise! A tangible reminder that life is "steady as she goes". You can set your watch by the movement of the heavenly bodies after all!...More

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grlfrommsbg
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Hi - We did not snorkel on our trip, but we did kayak through the mangroves and visit a sandbar you can only get to by boat. You can walk there and collect shells. We also saw dolphins on the way back in. It was awesome... More
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