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Address: | American Yacht Harbor Marina, Red Hook 00802, St. Thomas
Phone Number:
+1 340-690-1659
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Rumbaba Charters offers a very memorable day filled with sailing,...

Rumbaba Charters offers a very memorable day filled with sailing, snorkeling and exceptional food and drinks. While you visit the U.S. Virgin Islands, you have got to go sailing!! We take a maximum of six passengers allowing the day to be customized for you. Great for families, kids, or couples; everybody will love it. Choose your lunch to be grilled right on the boat: Ahi Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Filet Mignon, Chicken, or hot dog (for those younger sailors!). Our delicious tropical beverages (open bar) and quality snorkeling gear are all included! Captain Melissa and her crew are professional and fun. Aboard Rumbaba, there are always plenty of great stories and good company.

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Excellent Day!

We had a wonderful trip with Alexander and Melissa last week. It was one of the highlights of our trip! Service was great all day and we really enjoyed their company. Lunch was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
SkiQueen2007
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Westbrook, Maine
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Westbrook, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful trip with Alexander and Melissa last week. It was one of the highlights of our trip! Service was great all day and we really enjoyed their company. Lunch was delicious and Melissa made sure our drink cups were never empty. The reef they brought us to was great and making a second stop in Christmas cove... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience with Rumbaba. My wife and I were picked up at the American Yacht Harbor and ferried aboard a beautiful Legend 37 foot yacht. After a brief safety seminar, we set sail. Captain Melissa and First Mate Alexander were highly knowledgeable of the surrounding waters and the operations of their vessel. In addition to their expertise... More 

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Howell, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time sailing with owner Melissa and captain Alexander. Although we booked an all day sail that has room for 6, we got very lucky and were the only two on that sailing. The weather was perfect and we went to many beautiful places, including two snorkel stops. We saw lots of colorful fish, a stingray, and... More 

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Evansville,In
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were set for Thursday but rained all day. Thankfully they moved us to Friday. Were late to get started and had no main sail(New one ordered). In spite of that had great trip, good snorkel and Best food of the 8-10 all day sail I have been on. Very service oriented, Drinks all day. We just love being out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This trip was out of this world! Getting to spend the day with Melissa and Alex felt like spending the day with your best friends for the day! They were beyond welcoming and accommodating to all of our needs. The food was incredible and open bar was a great touch. I would highly recommend this tripe to anyone, but those... More 

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Uniontown, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

This was the first time sailing with Rumbaba, and we sail again! Very fun day! Melissa and Alexander were just great! Excellant food prepared by Melissa, and lots of fun stories! Marla G.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Even the rain storm in the afternoon could ruin this day. Great food, wonderful people, beautiful scenery - a day well spent.

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We enjoyed a timely departure out of RedHook. The boat was nice and spacious and we were given clear detailed instructions by our Captains Alexander and Melissa. We had a relaxing sail to a snorkeling spot near Christmas Cove where we saw plenty of colorful fish and coral. We enjoyed a wonderful lunch provided by Melissa. The pictures on this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is my second time sailing with Rumbaba. My husband and I had such a great time last year, that we decided to go again! Like last year, it was the highlight of our trip. It feels like you are sailing with old friends- Melissa and Alex are personable, funny and have the best stories. The food is amazing, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Daysail on the Rumbaba with Capt Melissa and Captain Alexander (5 adult family members) today. Fabulous sail, great snorkeling and very accommodating for the guests and we can't say enough about the appetizers and fresh lunch grilled on board. Small group (max 6 guests) makes a great day for family! Sailed the same boat 11 years ago - won't wait... More 

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