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Honolulu Sailing Co.

Kewalo Basin Marina, 1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96881
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STAY AWAY FOR HONOLULU SAILING AND MIKE MICKELWAIT AT ALL COSTS! ! ! !

Rather than tell you, here is the email that I sent Mike... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
CoolGrace
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Denver, Colorado
Awful experience

Mike and Honolulu Sailing is very disorganised, got our start date wrong, and the quality of the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
poc999
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Honolulu Sailing co. Offers the following sailing excursions for small private parties: Sailing and snorkeling to see turtles, coral and tropical fish. Sail to captains favorite surfspots, boards supplied. Sail and sightsee offshore of Waikiki,and Honolulu. Sunset sail, Memorial sail, WEdding sail.2 to 6 hour cruises. Also overnight Bed and Brkfst with morning sail and snorkel cruise. Terrific whale watch cruises in season,dolphins seen from the boat close up year round. Yachts are latemodel luxury sailboats int eh 40'+ range can accommodate up to 12
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3 Nov 2017
“STAY AWAY FOR HONOLULU SAILING AND MIKE MICKELWAIT AT ALL COSTS! ! ! !”
19 Jul 2017
“Awful experience”
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Kewalo Basin Marina, 1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96881
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Rather than tell you, here is the email that I sent Mike: Hi Kim and Mike -- Kim has asked me to provide a list of issues with our cruise -- This is my list, if our guests have anything to add to it, I...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Mike and Honolulu Sailing is very disorganised, got our start date wrong, and the quality of the yacht and information he provided was poor e.g. the engine raw water pump was leaking the whole trip, ports and hatches would not stay open and hence the...More

7  Thank poc999
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mike m, Owner at Honolulu Sailing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

As entered in another response as this person has sent not just one but 3 negative reviews the starting date was correct after reviewing all emails. The few opening ports can easily be made to stay open when at anchor with just about anything avaialble...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

This was my first sail of the deep blue seas in Hawaii and I thoroughly enjoyed it with my fiancé Aaron. Almost 4 hours sailing from Kewalo Basin Harbour was an absolute dream. Captain Paul was entertaining and very obliging. We both can't wait to...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2015

Really enjoyed our sail, the waters off Honolulu are beautiful and the Beneteau rides nicely through the waves. Had a ton of fun and I really appreciate you letting Linda sail (steer) the boat to Diamond Head and back. Everything was super, we will follow...More

2  Thank Sims A
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Reviewed 9 May 2014

I am not commenting on crewed trip, which I am sure is satisfactory. I rented a sailboat from this establishment to crew on my own. By far, it was the dirtiest boat i have ever rented. It wasn't trashed, per se, but it wasn't cleaned...More

11  Thank aprilgirl415
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mike m, Owner at Honolulu Sailing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Difficult time for me and my business then as I had a wife who was dying of cancer.

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Rosa V
24 January 2018|
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Response from Molly O |
Hi there Rosa, yes they have two complaints with the BBB both regarding problem with the product / service. In our particular complaint Mike Mickelwait failed to make a good faith effort to resolve our issue. We are now... More
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