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Team building trip

Lovely afternoon on the ‘True Love’. Highly recommended. Great staff. Lovely vessel. Enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roshene M
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Great Sailing on Seneca Lake

The wind was up and the sailing was fantastic on Seneca Lake. This is a true sailing excursion and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
John F
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“sunset cruise”(56 reviews)
Sail on the vintage 1926 John Alden Malabar VII Schooner "True Love" that was featured in the 1956 movie "High Society". Docked at the Watkins Glen Seneca Harbor Park Pier, Schooner "True Love" charters daily on the deep blue waters of beautiful...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
3 N Franklin St, Seneca Harbor Park Pier, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1251
+1 607-535-5253
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon on the ‘True Love’. Highly recommended. Great staff. Lovely vessel. Enjoyable experience.

Thank Roshene M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The wind was up and the sailing was fantastic on Seneca Lake. This is a true sailing excursion and the windier the better. Fortunately for us, the wind was blowing hard today. What a great experience to sail on a nearly 100 year old schooner....More

Thank John F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We found this boat and went on a sunset cruise on our anniversary. It was very romantic even though there were 20 other people. The staff was nice. They offered fruit and cheese. Th day we went there was no wind, so we spent 3...More

Thank Stee E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't catch a day with a lot of wind, but it was a totally fun experience regardless. The crew was very attentive to the passengers. Water and soda was free and they had wine as well. The captain took advantage of the quiet conditions...More

Thank camO6688MA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently sailed on the "True Love" for an afternoon sailing as a work event and it was gorgeous. From our initial call about a month prior to our sailing to our return to the dock, the crew was very accommodating and friendly. We brought...More

Thank DisneyGirl073
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the sunset sail the last night of our visit to Watkins Glen. What a great way to end the visit and the day. Captain Bill and his crew went above and beyond to make our time enjoyable and informative. The added surprise of...More

Thank Steven V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Saturday/ 10;00 AM cruise on the 'True Love' over Labor Day weekend 2018..What a great experience from beginning to end..The boat is beautiful and perfectly maintained, captain and crew really 'have it all together'..Wind conditions were perfect for an amazing ride...We try...More

Thank daveandpatty2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Left the dock at 5PM, had a leasurely sail up the lake with a light breeze out of the NNW. Motored for a bit till we got some wind then put up all the sails. Passengers were even part of the action helping to raise...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a weekend at Watkins glen visiting the state park (a must!), sampling wine at various vineyards, and visiting the watkins glen motor research center, my family and I went aboard the schooner True Love for a Sunday morning trip around the lake. The schooner...More

Thank ThierryRenault
venona, Owner at Schooner Excursions, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for visiting Watkins Glen and taking a ride on the True Love!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sailing on the True Love Schooner is a must when visiting Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake! The experienced crew were attentive and engaging. The schooner is beautifully restored, yummy local Finger Lakes beer and wine for purchase add to the experience! Wonderful!

Thank CSchenone
venona, Owner at Schooner Excursions, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and also for sailing with us on the Schooner True Love!

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15 July 2018|
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Response from AshleyL3136 | Reviewed this property |
They have morning, afternoon, and evening sails. The evening sail costs extra, but includes appetizers and drinks. Highly recommend the sunset sail. Believe it's $55/ person for the evening sail.
Juliet G
6 July 2018|
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Response from KT0615 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Only requirement is rubber soles on footwear.
17 September 2016|
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Response from Mark712Home | Reviewed this property |
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