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Blue Melody & Black Pearl Sailing

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A Sunset View You Can't Beat!

This was our second time doing the Black Pearl sunset sail, and we enjoyed it just as much as the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Megan K
Another amazing trip!

We have probably joined Albert and Joanne 6 times over the years we have been coming to Aruba. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Afternoon delight Sailing and Snorkeling Sunset Cruse. There is only a small group of people on board, very calm waters.First..We turn off the motor and there is no loud music, relaxing in the sun or shade, sailing along the beautiful coastline of...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our second time doing the Black Pearl sunset sail, and we enjoyed it just as much as the first! Joanne seriously impressed us: she makes note of everyone's name and even correctly guessed flipper sizes just by looking at our feet (I guess...More

Thank Megan K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have probably joined Albert and Joanne 6 times over the years we have been coming to Aruba. We make it a point to take a cruise with them anytime we are here as the large, overfilled 'party boats' are just not our style! Unfortunately,...More

Thank Asolare95
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want a relaxing, friendly and enjoyable trip - this is a “MUST DO” trip to do while in Aruba! Joanne makes fantastic sandwiches (especially the grilled cheese 🧀) and is a great hostess, she knows your name from the start and makes you...More

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our second year on the Black Pearl and this year, we brought our parents along for the trip. The crew remembered us from when we were there last year, which is surprising given how many people they must meet in a year. The...More

Thank Tyler D
Reviewed 4 days ago

When planning our recent trip to Aruba, our friends told us that even though everyone books the Jolly Pirate, they LOVED the Black Pearl. I watched a video to see what it was all about and decided that I really liked that only 20 people...More

Thank stephaniep97
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Joann, Gregory and Matt are awesome hosts and sailors. The boat is perfect for small groups. Everyone had a comfortable seat. Snorkeling equipment and life belts are included as are the delicious fruit, yummy sandwiches and drinks. We stopped at 2 places to snorkel and...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Joanne, Matt And Gregory make you feel at home on the dock before the trip even starts. You get your own private lounge (no standing and cramped in feeling on this vessel!!) they make two stops for snorkeling and the house special fruit punch is...More

Thank Bobbi R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book from US to get discount rate Great boat that only takes about 20 People Comfortable and personalised service including drinks and snorkeling Also famous grilled cheese sandwiches Great staff who take care of you Do not miss this

Thank debipharmon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this based on other reviews and were not disappointed. The crew was incredibly friendly & everything about the outing was relaxing & fun. Had fun snorkeling with our kids 13 & 10. Great rum punch & kids said it was the best grilled...More

Thank marge6238
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Day 2 of our week-long stay in Aruba we boarded the Black Pearl. Joann, Matt, and Greg were awesome hosts! Our kids (5&7) tried snorkeling for the first time, thanks to the crew’s instruction, patience, and sense of humor. Joann served awesome (and endless)...More

Thank Michael B
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Stanley S
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Hi You can find Aruba-Sailing Or Google; Black Pearl Aruba
25 June 2018|
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Response from Dee J | Reviewed this property |
It was my experience that we did not choose our seat beforehand. They kind of seated us at order of arrival on the pier. There are some accommodations juggled around for people with Orthopedic needs or for elderly or kids... More
25 June 2018|
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Response from kathvs | Reviewed this property |
Believe it's both! You can't go wrong on this cruise - the sunset cruise is especially nice. Have fun!