Venue Details

The Privateer
boarding at Pier 39, Dock F at Fisherman's Wharf The Embarcadero at Beach Street San Francisco, CA 94133
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 142 members
Review from Grant Thomas
Red Velvet 77 events 28 reviews

Depending on what time of day you go on the sailboat, you will have a very different experience. If you want a very calm sailboat ride, go on the morning/noon. If you want an exciting, full gusts of wind experience, go at 2-3pm, but if you want...continued

reviewed Apr 08 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from Roberto Moz
Red Velvet 29 events 25 reviews

The sailing is very relaxing and fun. It can get very cold when out in the water, but they had jackets available for anyone who needed one. There is no commentary on the vistas and places we saw which I think would have enhanced the experience.

reviewed Apr 10 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Nanette
Red Velvet 58 events 19 reviews

Terrific crew, magical San Francisco Bay, but bring a warm jacket!

reviewed Feb 15 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from Jane
Red Velvet 24 events 10 reviews

I'm not a big sailor so my friends, who are enjoyed it more than I did. We went on the 2-hr Sunset Cruise in late August. Recommend you dress warm as it was cold! The crew had wind breakers and blankets to loan, if needed for extra warmth.

reviewed Aug 23 2016 report as inappropriate
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Cruise recommendations:

  • Toddlers and babies should be in carrier backpacks. Strollers will not work on deck.
  • Bring/wear multiple layers.
  • Wear flat-soled shoes.

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