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Mahiya - Virgin Magic Charters

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Coral Bay 00830, St. John
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Incredible experience!

My husband and I booked a snorkel/sunset sail combo for us and four of our children: 9, 14, 19, and... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
williamsfamilycov
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Troy, Ohio
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Totally Awesome!

You wrote a review for Virgin Magic Charters 2 days ago 5.0 star rating 8/13/2017... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Furph428
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Cortlandt Manor, New York
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Sail the Caribbean in Polynesian style on our custom-designed Tiki 30 catamaran, Mahiya! Captain Karl and First Mate Mary Anne will take you on the adventure of a lifetime exploring the beautiful waters and cays of the US and British Virgin Islands. We specialize in small groups, island history and ecology, and first class service. Join us for a truly unique experience!
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Coral Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a snorkel/sunset sail combo for us and four of our children: 9, 14, 19, and 22. Captain Karl and his beautiful Mahiya gave us an experience we will never forget! Sailing across the Caribbean waters and being taken to an...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

You wrote a review for Virgin Magic Charters 2 days ago 5.0 star rating 8/13/2017 Looking for a charter that was more sail boat & less motor boat, I opted for Virgin Magic Charters. I booked a half day snorkel trip on the Mahiya and...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a wonderful time sailing with Captain Carl. The other reviews have summed it up perfectly. Carl is extremely knowledge and gave us an insightful guided tour of the greater Coral Bay area. We got a chance to experience some of the most amazing...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We took a full day private charter on the Mahiya and it was PERFECT!!! Captain Karl was safe, knowledgeable, friendly, helpful and kind. He took us to three amazing snorkeling spots where there was NO ONE ELSE at the first two and only a handful...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great ship, great host. Carl knows the coast extremely well and was able to take us to perfect spots for what we wanted to see. He's deeply involved in conservation in the islands and was a great source of information for us there. Really can't...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Our family of 5 enjoyed the wonderful cruise with Captain Carl on the Mahiya. The boat is in great condition, Captain Carl is very knowledgeable about snorkeling, birding, & so much more. Captain Carl took us to a great snorkeling sight where we saw an...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We took a sunset sail with Captain Karl and had an amazing time! We had 6 adults and 4 children. Karl has children and "gets it" that a boat isn't always enjoyable for the young ones. He worked hard to keep everyone happy. He played...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had a great half day one stop snorkel trip with Carl with 5 of us. Boat was beautiful, ride smooth. Clark is very knowledgeable and told us lots of fun stories about the area. Snorkeling was out of this world.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Took a sunset snorkel sail with Capt. Karl and my family (wife and 3 college age children). Challenged Capt. Karl to show us something we hadn't seen yet, and he took us to a snorkel site where we could see sea turtles. What magnificent creatures!...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

My Husband and I truly enjoyed our Charter on the Mahiya with Capt. Karl. He is a very skilled captain, knowledgeable about St John and makes a perfect Dark and Stormy! The sunset as we sailed back into Coral Bay was magical. If we are...More

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JBB421
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RAUBSIC
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Response from Mary Anne S | Property representative |
Thank You!!! It's good to know she has fans out there, all the way in Slovenia! She is a very special boat and we love her a lot!!
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