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The Moorings

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| Wickhams Cay II, Road Town, Tortola
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Great Breakfast Buffet at Ginny's (@ The Moorings)

This open-air, pleasant restaurant had good service and unlimited, hot food at the buffet. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DayTriper20165
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Potomac Falls, Virginia
Horrible experience - stranded at sea - Both engines failed - no response from Moorings

Chartered a "New" Exclusive level 433 Power Cat in Nassau. Upon arrival, boat not ready and had 3... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
steviegronow
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Howell, Michigan
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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 unforgettable. We offer a collection of getaways including hands-on sailing and power yacht charters, all-inclusive crewed yacht vacations and more.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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| Wickhams Cay II, Road Town, Tortola
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This open-air, pleasant restaurant had good service and unlimited, hot food at the buffet. There are two competing restaurants at "The Moorings" sailing marina. Go to Ginny's whenever both "Charlies" and "Ginny's" are open. Service and staff at both restaurants were superior, as it was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chartered a "New" Exclusive level 433 Power Cat in Nassau. Upon arrival, boat not ready and had 3 rusty 55 gallon drums lashed to the deck - just run from BVI's. Finally got off next day only to have catastrophic engine failure in 25 knot...More

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TheMoorings1969, Guest Relations Manager at The Moorings, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear you experienced these issues at our Nassau base, this is certainly not indicative of our superior service. Please contact our Customer Care Department to discuss and address your concerns. You can reach us at customer.care@thlmarine.com. We will review each issue...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best time on a Moorings 48 foot Catamaran in late February with two other couples we knew and the best crew, Grant and Charity! Because we had a morning business meeting, we spent the first and last night on board in port...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

A week we will never forget! The service and equipment was excellent. Our 45.3 Benateau monohull “Windfall” had survived hurricane Irma and was in pristine condition. Even though the BVI isn’t back 100%, we found all our anchorages to be outstanding. Some of the restaurants...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018

We took our chances and stuck to our guns for a warm sun-soaked vacation in the British Virgin Islands just one week after the marina and operations resumed after the horrific hurricane disasters of 2017... and we couldn't have been happier with our decision! The...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

We stayed here for the first and last day of our Sunsail flotilla. The shower facilities were great however there could do to be better lighting in the showers. Wifi was ok but temperamental, as sometimes it would not work during peak times. One big...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Just returned from a 10 day bare boat charter (Moorings 4800) in Road Town, Tortola...all six of us had a fantastic time...met by smiling, energetic staff...taken to already cleaned boat...got assistance in shopping at an exceedingly clean and economic Riteway grocery store for provisions...all staff...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are on our last day of a seven day cruise through the Moorings with our crew Richard and Shannon Hallet on a 48 foot Catamaran Out of the Box. It has been an absolutely wonderful trip in every way. Physically the...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We rented a 39 foot power cat from Moorings in June, 2016. The staff does an excellent job cleaning and preparing their yachts for their guests. Everyone we encountered at Moorings was extremely friendly and helpful. We are renting a 51 foot power cat from...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017

I was in the British Virgin Islands for work. We had hired a boat from The Moorings to use for our work. The boat was great for our purposes and the skipper, whilst more used to holiday makers was excellent.We began to get news of...More

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dan v
April 3, 2018|
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Response from RRV1 | Reviewed this property |
We sailed with the Halletts the end of January and had a thoroughly enjoyable time. Their boat, Outside the Box, was just what we had expected (they had lost their previous boat during the hurricane). I wouldn't hesitate... More
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Kolt S
December 19, 2017|
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Response from Mapperdotcom | Reviewed this property |
The rooms are not big by any means and sleep barely two adults/‘beds’ are barely a full size. There are 4 of those rooms- so your adult couples would be in 3 of them. The indoor kitchen table folds down to a bed which... More
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BigDTennessee
November 14, 2017|
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Response from Vicki D | Reviewed this property |
The Leopard 5800 is a marvelous boat, and you will have a fabulous time on board. The two upper deck cabins have advantages - you can go directly outside and have a private coffee in the morning under the protected overhang... More
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