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San Francisco Sailing Company

Pier 39 Dock C, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-378-4887
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2-Hour Sunset Sail on the San Francisco Bay
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1.5-hour San Francisco Bay Sailing Tour
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Pier 39 Dock C, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-378-4887
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Genentech group of 10 people did this for a team-building and had an amazing time. Michael (captain) and Caleb (first mate) provided a relaxed, safe, and FUN trip. They accommodated a pickup from Cavallo Point and a strict, 2 hour time schedule. SF Sailing...More

Thank mayoc2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend of mine hired out a boat from SF Sailing Company for his birthday celebration a few weeks ago—for just under 30 people, the boat trip was very well run, on time, and an absolute blast! We went on a weekend during the late...More

Thank kendallw75
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Very much enjoyed experiencing the San Francisco Bay and beyond on a sailboat with a small group rather than on a large boat. Great way to start the day with included mimosa's (also other drink options)! The crew was knowledgeable and fun and more than...More

Thank RhondaTraveler
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Decided that the weather was too good to not get out on the water. Took the 90 minute sail on SF Bay on the 41 footer. Great boat and excellent crew. Lots of info about the sites and history. Excellent service and excellent value. Highly...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Wonderful way to see San Francisco light up for the night and watch the sun set behind the Golden Gate! Captain & 1st Mate were both very friendly. We would definitely do this again!

Thank Amy-Oliver15
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The Islander Freeport was an amazing vessel with character! The captain & crew were very knowledgeable and answered any questions I asked them. I went on the afternoon sail and the weather was chilly but that's San Francisco so be prepared & dress in layers!...More

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Took a sunset tour with the San Francisco Sailing Company and was very pleased. I wanted something different to mark a personal anniversary and sailing on the bay was perfect. The day we went was cold and freezing even on land, so I was prepared...More

Thank mjwtravelfun
Reviewed 13 September 2016

First time I had ever been sailing. It was amazing trip. Captain and 1st Mate answered all my questions and was able to sit back, relax and enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank 2005guest
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We went on a sunset sail on The Privateer. Sailing around the bay is an excellent way to see a panoramic view of the city, the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. It was fun and relaxing. We got to see a whale that was in...More

Thank schellenberg79
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The whole family headed out on their 41 foot ketch for a about 3 hours. Wind was a solid 23 knots and we were moving. Saw seals, a shark, bay porpoise and sailed under the Gate Bridge. Fabulous experience. And THIS is company to go...More

Thank Douglas G
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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