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At Dana Wharf, we have a fully crewed sailing yacht, available for charter and suitable for many types of occasions. Please call us at (949) 496-5794 x. 11 to learn more about private charters and arrange a special event for your group.

82 ft. Historic Sailing Schooner
See SailCurlew for more information.

Whatever the occasion, a day on Curlew is sure to be an unforgettable experience. Curlew Charters offers a unique venue for corporate retreats, client entertainment, employee appreciation, romantic outings, weddings, and any kind of party you can dream up (birthday, anniversary, retirement, Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, rehearsal, bachelor & bachelorette, etc). Open Sailing for the public is available every Friday and Saturday during the summer. For mor information, please call (949) 496-5794.

Private Charter Rates – 34 Passengers

Hours Rates
90 Minute Corp Sail $960 + crew gratuity
2 Hours $1,280 + crew gratuity
2.5 Hours $1,600 + crew gratuity
3 Hours $1,880 + crew gratuity
4 Hours $2,460 + crew gratuity
5 Hours $3,010 + crew gratuity
6 Hours $3,540 + crew gratuity
8 Hours $4,630 + crew gratuity
10 Hours $5,670 + crew gratuity
12 Hours $6,670 + crew gratuity

*A 15% crew gratuity is standard on all group charters.

*Sunset Sails are available Saturday during select summer evenings and depart at 6:00 pm. Champagne, soft drinks and hors d’oeuvres are served.

$80-Adults; $75-Seniors (62+); $75-Military; $40-Kids (3-12); Children 1 and under free.


About Dana Wharf

Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching is dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of Dana Point Harbor and the Orange County coastline. The warm waters right out of Dana Point Harbor are flourishing with sea life including whales, dolphins, harbor seals, and California sea lions. Our thriving coastal waters provide bountiful fishing of sand bass, calico bass, halibut, bonito, yellowtail, yellowfin tuna, bluefin tuna, and dorado. Whether you’re looking for boat rentals in Dana Point to enjoy a private boat charter, sailboat or catamaran, coming for an awe-inspiring whale watching cruise or wanting to create memories onboard our sportfishing charters, one thing is for certain: your trip through the beautiful and scenic Orange County coast will be unforgettable. Dana Wharf is conveniently located in Dana Point, Orange County, just south of Newport Beach, Huntington Beach and Laguna Beach – about 30 minutes south of Disneyland, an hour south of Los Angeles and an hour north of San Diego.

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The World Cetacean Alliance (WCA) is the world’s largest Partnership working to protect whales, dolphins and porpoises (cetaceans). Partners of the WCA aim to conserve and protect cetaceans and their habitats in the world’s oceans, seas and rivers, to ensure their continued survival.