We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

White Squall II - CLOSED

Village Cay Marina | Road Town, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
+1 284-541-2222
Review Highlights
Our first time snorkeling!

A group of 8 people from my family had the opportunity to go on a day sail while we were staying in... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2007
Charlotte, Michigan
The best sailing experience-ever!

Surrounded by sailboats on the beautiful island of Tortola, I knew I had to get on the water and... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2007
Miami, Fl.
Read all 92 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Day sails tours and attractions
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good7%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
9 Oct 2014
“Great Experience”
27 May 2014
“Very knowledgeable and friendly crew”
Village Cay Marina | Road Town, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
+1 284-541-2222
Reviews (92)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

81 - 90 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2007

A group of 8 people from my family had the opportunity to go on a day sail while we were staying in Cane Garden Bay. It rained all morning and by the time we got to Road Town in our open-air Safari taxi, (driven by...More

7  Thank moranfam05
Reviewed 21 June 2007

Surrounded by sailboats on the beautiful island of Tortola, I knew I had to get on the water and experience the famous surrounding islands nearby. The 80 foot schooner "White Squall" was docked in the Marina of our hotel. Everyone said it is the best...More

12  Thank MiamiTravelGal
Reviewed 5 June 2007

I've been out on the Whitesquall II for day sails twice now, once this year and once last year. Both times it was the best part of my trip to the BVI. The Whitesquall II is a beautiful historic schooner, with room for everyone to...More

7  Thank charmcityLJ
Reviewed 16 April 2007

We had been referred to White Squall II by friends and it was a great recommendation. We had arrived in Tortola on a cruise ship and were able to walk from the port to the dock where the White Squall ship was located. We had...More

9  Thank Michelle38
Reviewed 27 February 2007

It was difficult to find a day sail that would accomodate a group of 28 ~ but the White Squall 2 - did just that! We set sail on a gorgeous day from Virgin Gorda and headed to Cooper Island. The crew was absolutely fantastic,...More

9  Thank off2ozWaterloo
Reviewed 13 February 2007

My wife and I sailed with the White Squall II in October. There are many companies/boats offering day sails in BVI. We chose the White Squall II for one reason. Its an 80 ft. schooner. The boat is beautiful. It offers plenty of room to...More

11  Thank marew
Reviewed 28 December 2006

12/28/06 We highly recommend spending a day sailing aboard the White Squall II. The wooden schooner is eighty feet long and very well maintained. It was commissioned as a mine sweeper in WW II and has sailed across the ocean several times. The captain and...More

13  Thank BradCincinnati
Reviewed 21 March 2006

We were married in Tortola last summer and other than our wedding day, this was probably our favorite day there. Our captain, Chris, was a skilled sailor and took his job very seriously. We were supposed to go to the Baths that day but apparently...More

12  Thank married_n_Tortola
A TripAdvisor Member
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 20 February 2006

If you are ever fortunate enough to get to the British Virgin Islands you absolutely MUST spend at least one day out on the White Squall II. The ship was built in the late 1930's in Australia and has been kept in immaculate condition. A...More

10  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 February 2006

Online booking of this 9 to 4 day sail that included a delicious lunch, beverages, and all necessary snorkel gear was easy via emails to the very personable Maggie. Having been on many disappointing cruise line shore excursions in the past, I knew I wanted...More

14  Thank One4travel
Nearby Restaurants
Sharky's Cantina
207 reviews
1.38 km away
The Cabernet Bar and Grill
115 reviews
.42 km away
French Deli & Gourmet Shop
155 reviews
.61 km away
Dove Restaurant
310 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sunny Caribbee Spice Shop & Art Gallery
100 reviews
.62 km away
J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens
72 reviews
.51 km away
Tortola Pier Park
22 reviews
.33 km away
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum
14 reviews
.51 km away