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Black Watch Sailing Charters

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Address: 2500 Fairway Dr # 1, Silver Lake Marina, Grapevine, TX 76051-2030
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Old World romance of the sea in DFW.

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Husband's Bday

Thank you, Captain Dave for an incredible evening! We had such a nice time relaxing on your boat. It felt like a great adventure! Your food and presentations were beautiful! You... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 July 2016
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Waxahachie, Texas
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Waxahachie, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you, Captain Dave for an incredible evening! We had such a nice time relaxing on your boat. It felt like a great adventure! Your food and presentations were beautiful! You made our dinner sunset sail very enjoyable! Your boat is beautiful and the story is so special. Thank you sharing such a great experience with us! I highly recommend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

We sailed with Capt Dave and Weston for an early morning family reunion that was the most peaceful, relaxing time we have spent together in years! Thanks for the wonderful trip and the gracious Texas hospitality!

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Jasper, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I surprised my husband for Father's Day and he loved this trip! We brought some wine, cheese, meat and crackers and Captain Dave served us as we sailed over the lake. We were lucky and the winds were perfect! We highly recommend it to everyone and will be back next time we were in the area!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Captain Dave was absolutely amazing! My husband has always dreamed about going out on a sailboat, but though that dream was dead after moving to Texas. Captain Dave provided the perfect way to celebrate our 20 year anniversary. He made us feel like celebrities for 2 hours. It was worth every penny and will remain in our hearts for years... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

I took my boyfriend here for his birthday a couple of weeks ago. My expectations were exceeded by FAR! Our captain was very knowledgeable and accommodating to us. The food was awesome, drinks were awesome... Everything was fantastic! I would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful evening with family! I wanted to surprise my hubby and captain save was exceptional. He was able to sneak aboard our children and my husbands parents down below before I arrived with my husband. The evening was amazing and I would highly recommend this experience for everyone. It's top on my list!!

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Thank ssansbury
Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I took my girlfriend, now fiance, onto the Black Watch for an amazing Saturday afternoon on the lake. Captain Dave worked with me over the phone and email to make sure the day was absolutely spectacular. Captain Dave's situational awareness is perfect and he is an incredible host/entertainer/captain all-in-one and knows how to make the day special. I would recommend... More 

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Grapevine, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Capt Dave is awesome. He always finds away to make the trip special. Love it always thanks for the special nights.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

The price you pay for the quality of service you're getting is a steal! Captn Dave and his crew mate Mike were attentive at all the right times, also knowing when to give my husband and I time together alone. We did a sunset sail from 6-8 and it was perfect, absolutely perfect. The boat is unlike any sailboat you... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

We took my mom on a Sunset dinner cruise aboard the Black Watch for her 60th birthday. Capt Dave really made our experience special, from the historical overview of the boat...to the 4-course Italian dinner...to the lovely sail on the lake while the sun set as our backdrop. He truly does make you feel like royalty during your event. You... More 

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