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Gourmet Sailing

Berth I/30, Nelson Marina, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
+64 3-546 9700
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Milo & Kimberley are an incredibly professional and caring couple!

We had booked a yacht with Gourmet Sailing early on in 2017 for our wedding in early 2018. From the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lindsay P
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British Columbia, Canada
Incredible experience with exceptional service

Milo and the crew at Gourmet Sailing delivered a phenomenal experience for our family. They go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rbennett02
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Birmingham, Alabama
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We offer private yacht charters around the stunning Abel Tasman National Park in the South Island of New Zealand, with comfortable on-board accommodation for overnight trips. Experience unparalleled service and exceptional cuisine.
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Berth I/30, Nelson Marina, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Berth I/30, Nelson Marina, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
+64 3-546 9700
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had booked a yacht with Gourmet Sailing early on in 2017 for our wedding in early 2018. From the very beginning, they were extremely helpful in sorting out all of the details and specifics of our day. Unfortunately, two days before the wedding, we...More

Thank Lindsay P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Milo and the crew at Gourmet Sailing delivered a phenomenal experience for our family. They go above and beyond to ensure you have a wonderful experience. I hope we are fortunate enough to sail with Milo again sometime in the future.

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Gourmet Sailing was a 5 star hotel at sea. Milo and his staff personalized our sailing adventure to meet our needs. We had lunch on the beach, shared hot chocolate with the locals at our overnight stay, a personal tour of a glow worm cave,...More

Thank Pamela C
Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, thanks so much for your review. Our crew really takes pride in making people feel comfortable, special and at home. We really enjoyed getting to know you a bit, and will treasure the memories.

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted to surprise my staff with a special thank you for thier effort during the year. Milo and his crew excelled and the experience was better than we could have imagined. From the meet and greet, to safety brief, food, beverage and service we could...More

Thank Ange K
Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review. We really enjoyed hosting your staff and appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 10 January 2017

We used Gourmet Sailing as venue for our Christmas party and we couldn't have asked for a better experience. Everything was worldclass, from my first point of contact with Milo, through the planning stages and the actual event. I was in charge of organising this...More

Thank Dan P
Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dan, thanks for all your feedback. Our crew loves making people feel special, so it's important to hear how we did. Please keep in touch, and happy sailing :)

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing time!! Felt great to unplug and explore one of the most stunningly beautiful areas I've ever seen. The food was incredible, the boat felt like home, and Milo was the best guide we could possibly ask for. The trip felt personalized and...More

Thank Lucy E
Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

We're so glad you felt the yacht was like home! Thank you for your feedback and recommendation. The Abel Tasman National Park truly is one of the most beautiful areas on earth, and it's an honour to share it with people like you.

Reviewed 27 December 2016

This was one of the most magical experiences I have ever had. From waking up to dolphins every morning, to walking through caves with glowworms, to eating the most amazing food, there is no better place that I would have liked to spend Christmas. Milo...More

Thank Jane S
Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We really enjoyed meeting you all, and we are so glad you enjoyed it so much. That it was one of your most magical experiences really confirms we are on the right course. All the best for 2017, and we...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I and 5 adult children had an absolutely perfect 3 day and 3 night trip in and around Abel Tasman with Milo and his chef Tatiana. We sailed, motored, hiked, swam, kayaked, paddled, frolicked with dolphins and relaxed with the most perfect...More

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Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

We are so glad and your family enjoyed themselves. We love creating a space for families and friends to relax and really connect. Your review is humbling, and will help us focus on what to keep doing as we strive to grow. Thank you

Reviewed 20 December 2016

Had an amazing experience with Gourmet Sailing! Milo and Grace made us feel like we own the boat. Everything was perfect on that day, weather, food, the team and we even saw an Orca which was so cool! We had such a good time that...More

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Milo Coldren C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback. We are so glad you and your guests enjoyed yourselves and that we were successful in making you feel the yacht was yours for the day. Orca only visit Nelson occasionally, so it was particularly...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

The staff on this Yatch are amazing, they will do anything for you "Our yatch is your yatch, make yourself at home" I highly recommend this activity as it is so special, unique and everyone had a fantastic time. I was the Hen and I...More

Thank Sean P
Milo C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

We're so glad you felt like a princess! Thank you for taking the time to review. We really enjoyed meeting you and your friends, and helping make your day memorable. We look forward to seeing you on an anniversary cruise in a few years ;)

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