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Anna Maria Sailing Adventures

Bridge Street, Bredenton Beach, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
+1 941-580-1502
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Captain Octavio is king of the sea

I went out on the water w/ Captain Octavio and 2 of my girlfriends. He was the coolest and nicest... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
chicago, il
Octavio is quite a character! Crazy ride!

This was an experience! Octavio says he stole a gun boat from Cuba and steered it to America 20... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
via mobile
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“anna maria” (34 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (28 reviews)
“laid back” (18 reviews)
Bridge Street, Bredenton Beach, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
+1 941-580-1502

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I went out on the water w/ Captain Octavio and 2 of my girlfriends. He was the coolest and nicest guy ever. We had so much fun. Lots of drinks and I got waaaay too much sun. It was the best day w/ me and...More

Thank traciib76
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This was an experience! Octavio says he stole a gun boat from Cuba and steered it to America 20 years ago. He brought along his girlfriend, his girlfriend's friend, and an airplane pilot who ultimately ended up steering the boat most of the time and...More

Thank MJH161
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Octavio is one of the easiest going captains one could possibly meet. The trip was more like traveling with friends than a paid charter. The trip was a no frills trip. and the sailboat wasn't spit and polish but the trip was very well priced,...More

Thank 4000f00ter
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Brought our 3 "tweens" on cruise with Octavio- all 3 said it was the highlight of their trip! He is so laid back and had lots of great stories. Overall we highly recommend this activity!

Thank SlingToby
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My husband and I have had some great sailing experiences (as passengers) in the Caribbean and Florida. While staying on Anna Maria, we booked a three-hour daytime sail with Captain Octavio, based on other TripAdvisor reviews. We were able to easily book online and looked...More

Thank Katrina208
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful relaxing evening for the sunset cruise. Octavio is the best. Lots of lively conversation and great sailing.

Thank ArchDesign
Reviewed 21 February 2017

With another couple, experienced sailors, which we aren't, we booked a 3 hour trip into the gulf with Capt. Octavio. The combination of fair weather, light winds, generous refreshments and a story-telling commander made for a most enjoyable cruise. A most memorable trip we'll look...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a great afternoon with Captain Octavio! He clearly loves sailing and spending time with others. Great story teller and delightful host! The views and dolphin sightings made our trip complete.

Thank Mooski99
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went on a sunset sail with Captain Octavio and had the most delightful time!! Octavio was funny, informative and all around charming! Next time we are in the area, we will look him up to take another cruise!

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My husband, daughter and I had a fantastic time sailing with Octavio this afternoon. He was engaging, informed, always helpful and cheerful, and made sure that we had a positive experience, including ensuring that we saw the best views of the sunset. Fabulous time!!! We'll...More

Thank murphmarsh
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Questions & Answers
7 March 2017|
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.
20 September 2016|
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.
20 August 2016|
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Response from ReviewMom4 | Reviewed this property |
It's a max of 6.