Sail boat charters and Lunenburg boat tours

Mahone Bay and Lunenburg
Sailboat Charters & Packages

Your Private Sailing Tour

Treat yourself to one of our exclusive Sail & Stay packages or Sailboat Charters and enjoy the best of the seas. Our packages include a private sailing tour, giving you an unparalleled sailing experience with views of the coastline and access to the hidden gems that can only be seen from the sea. Feel the wind in your hair as you take in the sights and sounds of the ocean and explore the wonders of our local waters.

Cozy Nights Ashore

After a day of sailing, retreat to the comfort of one of our partner’s luxurious inns or an exclusive glamping tent for a cozy night ashore. Relax and enjoy the amenities of your stay ashore with some of the best views around. Our packages include accommodations and some meals so all you have to focus on is enjoying yourself.  Select from:

Comprehensive Sail & Stay Packages

We’ve got you covered with everything you need for a trip filled with blue skies, salty breezes, and stunning views. Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway or a fun-filled family excursion, we offer a range of Sail & Stay packages to fit your needs. From cozy comfort to luxury suites, to secluded glamping tents, our partner’s accommodations are sure to suit your style. Plus, with the included parking, snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages, and meal options ashore, you don’t have to worry about a thing. And don’t forget to bring your sense of adventure – our Sail & Stay Packages are filled with excitement and wonder. All the safety equipment you need is included, so you can sail away worry-free. Let’s make some waves!


Glamping tent on Gifford Island is a great place to stay after Sail Tours on Mahone Bay in Nova Scotia

Experience the ultimate coastal adventure with Gifford Island Glamping on Mahone Bay! Sail through the crystal clear waters and soak up the stunning sights on a Full Day Sail & See Tour, complete with a delicious picnic lunch.

After a day of navigating the waves, relax in luxury at the Gifford Island Glamping site, where you’ll spend two nights in a beautifully furnished fully equipped glamping tent nestled in the woods surrounded by nature!

Wake up to mouth-watering Austrian breakfasts prepared by your gracious hosts before indulging in beach-side relaxation or soaking up the sun on your private deck. And if you’re feeling adventurous, fire up the BBQ in your outdoor kitchen and cook up your own feast.

Whether it’s a romantic getaway for two or a family fun-filled adventure for up to four, the Gifford Island Glamping experience is the ultimate indulgence. With parking in Mahone Bay and transportation to the island included, get ready to make memories that will last a lifetime.


After Full Day Sail Tours and Packages stay at River Ridge Lodge

Step aboard our Sails & Trails Package with the River Ridge Lodge for an adventure-filled getaway! Enjoy either a Half-Day Sail Tour or a Full-Day Sail Tour. On Full-Day Sail Tours you’re invited to savour a delicious locally sourced picnic lunch packed in and take your pick to anchor at one of many alluring Mahone Island Conservation Association protected islands, visit Big Tancook Island, or cruise past the money pit on Oak Island. But that’s not all, folks! The package also boasts a heavenly two-night stay at the cozy River Ridge Lodge in a Deluxe Queen, King, or Two-bedroom Suite. Rise and shine each morning to a hearty and scrumptious breakfast made by your gracious hosts, who source ingredients and preserves locally.

Grab one of the complimentary bikes and maps and pedal your way along the gorgeous Rum Runners Trail, where you’ll be treated to breathtaking coastal views and the charming communities of Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, and Chester. So put on your explorer’s hat and get ready for a fun and adventurous getaway that will surely be one for the books!


Alicion BnB in Lunenburg on our Lunenburg Boat Tour

Embark on an epic adventure that takes you beyond a Lunenburg boat tour!  Let the Sail & See captain and crew take you on a full-day sailing tour where you can indulge in a locally sourced picnic lunch and where you’ll discover the beauty and wonder of sailing Mahone Bay and Lunenburg Bay and the ocean that joins them. Experience the thrill of sailing into Lunenburg Harbor, the very place where the Bluenose made its maiden voyage a century ago!

After an invigorating day at sea, moor up and dine on delicious, market-fresh fare at Lincoln Street Food. Afterwards, retire to the charming and historic Alicion Bed & Breakfast, the perfect haven for your Lunenburg visit. The fun doesn’t stop there – wake up to a scrumptious breakfast and set out to immerse yourself in the history and exciting energy of the Lunenburg waterfront. Your adventure starts here!


Guests on sailboat charters on Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia

Set sail on a journey of celebration and  excitement with a Sail & See Sail Boat Charter! From birthdays to proposals, anniversaries to elopements, our breathtaking Mahone Bay vistas are the ultimate destination. With the stunning South Shore as your backdrop, you’ll feel like the star of your very own fairytale.

Looking for a unique way to energize your leadership team? Let our relaxing sail boat charters elevate your corporate retreats to unforgettable heights. Forget the boring boardroom, impress your clients or thank your hardworking staff onboard with a personalized experience tailored just for your group. From start to finish, we’ll work closely with you to create a customized experience that’s truly one-of-a-kind.

So set sail with us on a sail boat charter, and let’s make some unforgettable memories together. Ahoy!

SAIL & SEE, a sailing experience
Mahone Bay Civic Marina, 683 Main Street, (Highway 3), Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia Canada B0J 2E0