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Independence Sailboat Charter

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Address: Redhook Marina, St. Thomas
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Great day on The Independence with Captain Pat and Travis!

Our party of 5 had a fantastic day on the water. Captain Pat has many talents, friendly, boat captain and master chef - great hot meal and rum punch far exceeding what we were... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Crowemike
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Mendham, New Jersey
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Mendham, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our party of 5 had a fantastic day on the water. Captain Pat has many talents, friendly, boat captain and master chef - great hot meal and rum punch far exceeding what we were expecting. Travis is Pat's friendly, humble and highly competent first mate. While snorkeling with us, Travis was great at finding the turtles and rays. He was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our recent day aboard the Independence was a highlight of our vacation. We arrived in St. Thomas via cruise ship. Grabbing a cab was convenient, and the 35 minute ride over to the Red Hook area was scenic. Captain Pat met us at the yacht club promptly upon our arrival and shuttled us to the Independence via a sturdy dinghy.... More 

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Yosemite National Park, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family went on the half-day trip, and it could not have been more relaxing and enjoyable. Captain Pat and Travis effortlessly sailed us between St. Thomas and St. John and took us to a secluded bay in which we snorkeled. In the water, Travis showed us where we could see sea turtles and brought up shells for us to... More 

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Fairmont, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful day of firsts. First time sailing and first time snorkeling. It was a beautiful day!! Pat and Travis were very professional and informative. We were a party of six. Lunch was served. Was hot and delicious pasta and salad. Also served a chocolate dessert with coconut rum that was to die for. Were served adult drinks, sodas, and water... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Captain Pat and Travis showed us the wonderful Islands of St Thomas and St John's aboard The Independence on a beautiful February day. From the initial contacts to our final farewell they showed the utmost professionalism. Anyone traveling in this area should definitely sail with Captain Pat and Travis. The ship was very comfortable for the six of us and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This will be the highlight of your stay! The sailboat we took had a max of 6 passengers and 2 crew members. The day was perfect from the start. The food was elegantly prepared and more than enough. The open bar was top shelf as well as the itinerary. Sailed from Red Hook to Caneel Bay beach then to Honeymoon... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

As an experienced traveler I have been on hundreds on excursions. I can say without a doubt that this was far and above the best excursion we have ever taken. Captain Pat is warm and welcoming from the moment you book your day with her until you are back on the dock. She will tell you the Independence is part... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were a party of two couples in our mid-60's and booked a private all-day charter for the four of us with Captain Pat Stoeken and her first mate Travis aboard the 44 ft. ketch Independence on Monday, January 23. This lovely sailboat charter is limited to a maximum of six passengers and Pat offers a private sail as long... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Spent Jan 24, 2017 on board the 44' Independence sailboat captained by Pat Stoeken with first mate, Travis. We took a taxi ($10pp) from the cruise ship terminal as we were on the Norwegian Escape. Instructions were flawless and we found our way with no problem. What a great day. With 6 guests and 2 crew we had an amazing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

My sister and I enjoyed the most beautiful day on board the Independence with Pat and her first mate, Travis. Pat has such great knowledge on sailing and the weather that she knew the exact spot to take us off the south end of St John to avoid squalls. So we missed a great deal of rain and had a... More 

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