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A fantastic, family holiday.

From the initial, helpful and friendly communications with Alex to the course, expertly skippered... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chris S
Fantastic week sailing!!

So I'm going to break this down into 3 sections: 1) The company as a whole. 2) Equipment and agenda... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Paul S
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Sail the Canaries is a recognised RYA Training Centre based out of Corralejo, Fuerteventura. We are a small training centre run by myself, Alex and my husband Clive Moreham. Our focus is on our customers and the quality of our tuition. We aim to...more
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Puerto de Corralejo, 35660 Corralejo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

From the initial, helpful and friendly communications with Alex to the course, expertly skippered by Clive, and Veronica (the yacht), we had an excellent week. As a group of relative novices, Clive tailored our course/experiences to our needs; not so easy given that my wife...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your review Chris and for choosing us for your family holiday! It really was lovely to meet you all and we are so pleased that you all had a great holiday - thanks so much for the photos too!! The...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018

So I'm going to break this down into 3 sections: 1) The company as a whole. 2) Equipment and agenda 3) Staff and instruction. I attended a week sailing to take my competent crew certificate with a bit of dinghy sailing experience and a lot...More

Thank Paul S
Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Paul for taking so much time out to give us such a fantastic review, we really appreciate it - thank you. It was wonderful to meet you and we really did have a lot of fun meeting up with you in the evenings!...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

A fantastic week sailing in the Canaries. From booking the holiday to leaving for the airport at the end of the week, Alex ensured we were looked after. Our skipper Johnny kept us entertained throughout the week, his unique style made the week unforgettable. Highly...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your review Lynne - it was so lovely to meet you and what a wonderful week!!! :o) Thank you again for joining us and I really do hope that we get to see you again one day. Take huge care...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Having left the booking of our holiday to Fuerteventura, including a weeks sailing with Sail the canaries, to my partner. I hadn't dealt wiith Alex until meeting her and Clive in a bar, she recommended to us before joining the boat. Her willingness to accommodate...More

Thank RobSimmonds
Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Rob so much for your wonderful review and for taking the time out to do this for us - hugely appreciated. It was great to meet you both and we really enjoyed having you both - thank you. I do hope that we...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing week with Sail the Canaries and skipper Johnny, a very well organised company. From the first communications with Alex to being dropped off at our hotel at the end of the week, nothing was too much trouble. Johnny is a true...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much Jen for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you both had a lovely time with us and we really do hope to see you both again one day! Take huge care of yourselves and very best wishes, Alex, Clive,...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

There were 3 friends on the week course . 2 doing competent crew and 1 day skipper. Everything from start to finish was well thought through and all communication was prompt and addressed our many questions! Correlejo is a great base - a working town...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you Adrian so much for your wonderful review and we are so pleased that you all had a great week with us - it was wonderful to meet you all and Johnny really did have a great time on board with you all -...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic time we had with Jonny & team. We had excellent facilities on board & Alex made sure everything ran smoothly & the wonderful Nicky made sure we got on & off the boat safely & were made welcome. Jonny was the perfect...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review Paul. We are so pleased that you had a great week with us and you really did all make us giggle so much! Thank you! I think you all needed that Spa day on Saturday! So pleased that...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

The initial communications with Alex were excellent, you couldn’t ask for more. We arrived knowing exactly what was what. The course itself more than covers the RYA Competent Crew syllabus. Johnny is a superb instructor and brings to the yacht a wealth of experience and...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review Craig and for taking the time out to do this for us. It was wonderful to meet you all and we are so pleased that you had a good time with us. Johnny had a fantastic week too...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

Fantastic week with Johnny as our instructor. As a complete novice to sailing, I have come away with a real insight into the role of ‘crew’ on a sailing boat. The course learning objectives were delivered well and tailored to the mixed needs of the...More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are so pleased that you had a great time with Johnny. It was so great to meet you all and I love the pictures from your week! Thank you. I really do hope that we get...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Alex was extremely helpful both before and after our arrival in Corralejo. The boat was very comfortable and generously victualled, enabling us to concentrate on the sailing guided by Johnny, who was not only extremely competent, but also made the course a lot of fun....More

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Alex M, Owner at Sail the Canaries, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are so pleased that you all had a lovely family holiday. It was great to be part of your family Get together, thank you! We do hope to welcome you all back again one day and...More

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Hi Keith, not sure which fitness centre you mean! Sorry!! Normally, any of the fitness centres attached to hotels allow non-guests to go in - I think you just have to pay an entrance fee. Do pop me an email and I will... More
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