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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.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Berth I/30, Nelson Marina | End of Duncan Street, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
+64 3-546 9700
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Milo and the crew could not do enough for us and made us feel like royalty. The staff were so friendly and helpful but never in your face. The Food...OMG the Food was just Incredible; the use of local ingredients and the variety just amazing....More

Date of experience: April 2013
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Milo C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

We're so glad we were able to make you feel special. Our crew takes this very seriously, and your comments will help in our pursuit of delivering unparalleled service. Chef Angela is spoiled for choice with local ingredients from the Nelson region, but she sure...More

Reviewed 24 March 2013

We were very fortunate winners of a trip for four to NZ, as part of the prize we had two days sailing and one night on a yacht supplied by Gourmet Sailing. We had the best time, Milo and Kim went out of their way...More

Date of experience: March 2013
7  Thank Margaret-kim P
Reviewed 19 February 2013

We had a fabulous, personalised experience for my partners 30th Birthday, with Gourmet Sailing. It was only the two of us on holidays and Milo and Kimberly went above and beyond in making sure it was a very special day for my partner and I....More

Date of experience: January 2013
10  Thank Nadia C
Milo C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

Nadia, thank you for taking the time to write your review. We really enjoyed meeting you two, and it is inspiring to see that romance is still such a valued treasure in today's fast paced world. Angela appreciated your feedback on the food, especially the...More

Reviewed 18 February 2013

When I decided it was time to get engaged, the yacht Simply Wild was the only choice to take us to the Abel Tasman National Park, fine food and company made the adventure even more special. So much love & fun shared made this an...More

Date of experience: February 2013
9  Thank Ross W
Milo C, Owner at Gourmet Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

Congratulations you two! Thank you for choosing us to play a part in such a magnificent event. You had it all planned out perfectly, and the weekend could not have been better. Now, what's in store for your honeymoon?

Reviewed 30 December 2012

Sailing with Milo and Kimberley on the beautiful 'Simply Wild' Beneteau in Nelsons' lovely waters is an experience not to forget. They are the most lovely of hosts who just enjoy sharing themselves with guests. The Abel Tasman and Tasman Bay are certainly on of...More

Date of experience: December 2012
11  Thank NickFerrier
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Friday week ago, I arranged a surprise 50th birthday party for my partner on board Gourmet Salings 65ft Ketch. What a fantastic night, we had a 3 course gourmet meal for the 24 guests that was simply outstanding, Duck Confite, the best I have ever...More

Date of experience: October 2012
13  Thank Milcrest
Reviewed 23 May 2012

Our trip aboard Gourmet Sailing was a thank you gift to volunteers for Purple Cake Day. This gift came from Milo and Kimberley - the company's owners. They didn't have to do this but they wanted to which really just goes to show what kind...More

Date of experience: May 2012
19  Thank Tami M
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Thanks so much to Kimberley & Milo for a fabulous afternoon cruising the Nelson Haven, we were pampered with wine & delicious canapes (loved the mini pork belly quiches!), the weather was stunning & the ambience on your beautiful yacht was very relaxing. Just the...More

Date of experience: May 2012
20  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 21 May 2012

This was such a beautiful way to spend a glorious Nelson afternoon - Milo, Kim and staff were so lovely and attentive. The food was delicious too - thanks so much. Ali

Date of experience: May 2012
18  Thank Ali M
Reviewed 21 May 2012

A tremendous day out on the Harbour around Nelson with fabulous hosts Milo and Kimberly. The food and service was sublime and the ship is a beauty.

Date of experience: May 2012
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