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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
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3 N Franklin St, Seneca Harbor Park Pier, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1251
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+1 607-535-5253
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful 2 hour sail aboard the True Love. Captain and mates truly first class. Allowed us to uncork out own bottle of Finger Lakes wine from Wagner Vineyard and set off for the sunset trip. Very special day, worth every penny. Highly recommended...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank eshaffer2009
Reviewed 25 October 2018

The skipper and the hostess (owner) on this sail were both interesting and over the top friendly. Wine and beer service available, the boat is a real beauty, when you go sit in the cockpit with the captain (Terry) he in most interesting. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BYRONLEONOUDAKIS
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Booking this trip online was very easy. I booked the day of, they only ask that you book two hrs before. We did not have a full boat and there was plenty of room. The captain and crew were extremely personable. Initially sailboat rides were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Global753282
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We had a beautiful day to sail. Terry, the Captain and Lisa, the owner, were so nice and made sure everyone was having fun. We had actually called on the last day of the season and they extended one more day! I would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank blake1013
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Awesome sunset cruise on True Love schooner. Crew friendly, great info about boat. We had ideal night for raising the sails and gliding over Seneca Lake. Great snacks, wine/beer, cheese, etc. Reservations were easy; many couples on this trip which made it fun. Would absolutely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank obxbucketlist
Reviewed 13 October 2018

My boyfriend and I took the Sunset Sail on the schooner "True Love" on Lake Seneca. It's a beautifully restored racing schooner from 1926. The captain and his crew were very friendly and informative. The crew served up cheese and crackers and fruit, and there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Amy-n-Nate
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We did the sunset cruise for our anniversary. The boat was beautiful, the staff was fantastic, and the the conditions were perfect. We got to see a beautiful view of the lake that is not visible by car. This was my first experience on a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FrankandJenn
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Took a cruise aboard True Love at the end of September.....it was fantastic! We called one morning to see if the schooner would be sailing that afternoon. Lisa was not sure because there were not enough signed up. She called me back later to tell...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 107nan2010
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We are from this area and had never taken the time to do this sail. We planned a trip to The islands but the weather didn’t look good so last minute we decided to take a sail on the True Love. The weather proved beautiful,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nmclaurin727
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old ship, wonderfully maintained with friendly and knowledgeable crew. Time well spent on a sunny day and nice perspective from which to view the surrounding farms and vineyards.

Date of experience: October 2018
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gab327
16 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.
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Juliet G
6 July 2018|
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Response from KT0615 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Only requirement is rubber soles on footwear.
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18 September 2016|
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Response from Mark712Home | Reviewed this property |
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