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Ocean Sailing Academy

24 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
+1 843-971-0700
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Wonderful Experience on the Water!

Captain Toby and the crew at OSA had us out and sailing within 15 minutes of arrival. Clean, well... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Andy T
Amazing Adventure

From the moment we arrived the experience was wonderful! Captain Andrew went over everything... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Terry1865
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Sailing Charters & Instruction. Half-day Intro to Sail is $95/person. Also, private sailboat charters for 2 to 6 people for half-day, full day or sunset cruises on Charleston Harbor. Yachts range from 26 to 47 feet. Actively participate in sail handling and steering, or relax and let the captain handle the duties. OSA teaches 1,000 adults, families and teens a year in U.S. Sailing Courses from Basic Keelboat through Ocean Passage. Quality OSA curriculum, instructors and methodology recognized nationwide as exceptional.
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24 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Captain Toby and the crew at OSA had us out and sailing within 15 minutes of arrival. Clean, well maintained safe vessel with plenty of room for everyone. Toby shared his wealth of knowledge on sailing and Charleston history. My daughter took the tiller and...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived the experience was wonderful! Captain Andrew went over everything before we sailed and I was able to do a lot of actual learning! The trip was incredible and an experience my wife and I will never forget! I would highly...More

Thank Terry1865
Reviewed 11 September 2016

My husband and I greatly enjoyed our PRIVATE 3 Hr Intro to Sailing Class. Our captain was very knowledgable about the boat we were on and evenly gave us opportunities to assist with sailing the boat and time to relax and enjoy sailing on the...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Toby was a great teacher. Would definitely go back. He was very knowledgeable but also knew not too overwhelm the students on their first trip.

Thank emeena
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I took my wife on the intro to sailing course for our 4 year anniversary. It was great! Very relaxing and fun. Andrew was our captain and we all had good conversation and learned a lot. It definitely had me wanting to come back for...More

Thank drehner
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Booked online and was charged only to be told later that the reservation was not actually available. Now have to wait until after the holiday to get my money back. Terrible.More

Thank Jon D
USOBEboating, Owner at Ocean Sailing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Jon, We are a very hardworking proud family here at Ocean Sailing Academy. We have tried to contact you numerous times and have been unable to reach you. Please be assured we would love the opportunity to talk to you and have regretfully disappointed you....More

Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I sailed with skipper Andrew who was patient and informative, ensuring everybody had a great time. He took time to address questions and elaborate on the sailing topics that were posed. I sailed with 4 different individuals, all with differing agendas and skill levels. Andrew...More

Thank lori r
USOBEboating, Owner at Ocean Sailing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

So glad to hear you have a great time with Captain Andrew. His passion for sailing is contagious! Come see us again!

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Great for the 1st timer(s) to experience if you would want to pursue sailing in a more advanced setting.

Thank Chris S
Vickie W, Owner at Ocean Sailing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Thanks for the review! We have instructors that can certify you up through Ocean Passage making! Come sail with us again! We love sharing our passion! Vickie W

Reviewed 13 June 2016

My mom and I did the Intro to Sailing class with Toby during our trip to Charleston. The lesson lasted a little over three hours. It was really and truly a blast - we learned a lot, and it was a great way to check...More

Thank rebeccatc
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Capt. Toby Sheen was our instructor. He was great! Our family of five, a mom and dad, children age eight years to 13 with no sailing experience was welcomed by the fine staff and then trained to sail one of the 26' sloops. On a...More

Thank Exchange1771
Vickie W, Owner at Ocean Sailing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

I am so glad your family had a good time! Creating memories is what life is about. It seems like you have one to remember! So glad we could be a part of it! Thank you!

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cjfoud
31 March 2015|
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Response from Vickie W | Property representative |
Hi, I am a partner at Ocean Sailing Academy. All classes are taught on the boats except for Coastal Navigation which is a mapping class. We teach the beginning classes on a 26' Colgates. It is easier to learn docking on a... More
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