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Established in 1969, The Moorings is the world's premier yacht charter company. With over 500 yachts in destinations from the warm white shores of the Caribbean to the timeless Mediterranean and beyond, we’re here to make your time at sea simply...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Wickhams Cay II, Road Town, Tortola
+1 284-393-2436
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is awful. Boat wasn't close to ready at shove off time. No radio, one motor didn't work. Bunch of safety equipment missing. Not provisioned by start time. Some random fittings missing. No paper charts. Entertainment system inoperative. This is one of their "Exclusive" line...More

2  Thank BillG183
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent ten nights in April on a Moorings 4000 (Leopard 40) catamaran meandering about the BVIs. It was a lovely bareboat charter on a fairly new model vessel. The weather could have been better (brisk winds and rolling swells from the...More

Thank Yagelski
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Date of sail: Aug 23 – August 27th Charter Company: The Moorings Charter Yacht: HIGH STANDARD / 433PC Moorings (Exclusive Category) Crew: Hired a Captain only Let me first say, The Moorings was a great group of people. Many THANKS to the young lady(Precious) at...More

1  Thank wandawoman80
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

In June/July 2018 we returned with 3 other couples to Tonga Moorings 30 years after our first visit to this beautiful Kingdom. We were very disappointed in the condition of the 43 ft catamaran Off Peak. The quality of Moorings boats in Tonga did not...More

2  Thank Jean V
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The moorings is it for a at sea vacations. They've been doing this so long, they've gotten everything right. If you don't know...or aren't sure...ask, cause they have all the answers on how to make your floating vacation the best it can be.

Thank samncam
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great sport to get a lovely meal of just sip on a drink at the bar. Also, have a hotel room with a serviceable staff and an excellent view.

Thank Sherpa797193
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is our tenth year chartering vessels with the Moorings including St. Martin, Belize and Tahiti. The BVIs in general and Moorings are working very hard to get back to "normal." The boat, a Beneteau 45' monohull, was in excellent condition and sailed beautifully. Minor...More

Thank andrewtduane
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The primary place to dock your boat and/or get a first class meal in Tortola. The resteraurant is exceptional and the staff thought the facility are very customer centric.

2  Thank MarkJeremy
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Our experience with the Moorings Tortola Base staff was poor at best. We have chartered with the Moorings and other charter groups and have never had so many WRONG things happen. The "evening start" staff person did not go over important details on the boat....More

1  Thank ReneW1951
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We have chartered many times with Moorings. This time however has started out awful. Just got to the BVI base. Boat wasn’t ready. Waited 3 hours only to have a boat that is filthy with no provisions. When I ask to talk to a manager...More

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10 September 2018|
Response from wandawoman80 | Reviewed this property |
I only hired a captain. No cook...I chartered the 433PC Moorings ..My captain name was Winston
29 June 2018|
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Response from TheMoorings1969 | Property representative |
I am sorry to hear you are having difficulty in organizing your charter. We generally do not assign a particular vacation planner to each charter, as any Vacation Planner should be able to assist in planning and this helps... More
29 June 2018|
Response from Hobie58 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to hear that, our booking process was fairly smooth, with a few changes at the end when they contacted us to let us know we couldn't stay in the rooms at the marina the last night - but had to stay aboard. Hmm - I... More