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Ricochet Yachting

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532 Front Street, 4803, Australia
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Outstanding day cruising the whitsundays. I'd highly recommend Ricochet to anyone. Thanks Frank and... read more

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Michael M
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Sydney, Australia
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Highlight of our holiday

WOW! an amazing experience, loved every moment of this trip. Everything was perfect, exceptional... read more

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Vivienne T
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Join Ricochet, the most luxurious catamaran sailing the tropical blue waters of the Whitsunday Islands for an experience no other yacht can offer. Departing Hamilton Island your private captain and crew will spoil you with 5 star service, cruising the numerous islands and visiting the best the Whitsundays has to offer-including the pure white sands of Whitehaven Beach,as well as snorkelling the reef.
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532 Front Street, 4803, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Outstanding day cruising the whitsundays. I'd highly recommend Ricochet to anyone. Thanks Frank and Paul for an awesome day

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

WOW! an amazing experience, loved every moment of this trip. Everything was perfect, exceptional service and attention to detail. Happy the wind picked up so we could sail into the sunset. Great food, wine, champagne., great company. Thank you Issac and Jimmy for an wonderful...More

Thank Vivienne T
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a sunset cruise and were the only ones on the boat. Many could have cancelled but Frank made sure the trip went ahead. We were looked after by Jimmy and Isaac like we were royalty. The drinks and food provided were first rate...More

Thank cjury
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff (Frank specifically) wasn't kind at all. They ruined my entire trip. Overall the boat and food were good. I would definitely not recommend this trip, jut because of the crew and management.More

Thank Charliee999
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frank h, Owner at Ricochet Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am very disappointed that you have put a review like this on trip advisor and that you haven’t been honest in your review. There was no problem with the yacht, the day or the crew on the day you travelled. The reason you were...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a bit of a complicated start to our journey where we had accidentally booked on the wrong cruise. Frank from Ricochet was awesome in sorting out the confusion and getting us on the boat. The experience is stunning with beautiful champagne, cheese and...More

Thank Georgia M
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

This modern catamaran has luxury and style that shines through and through. The crew was spectacular and thorough. Not a single detail missed. Would recommend to all who would like a more private sailing adventure day.

Thank Enelio O
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

A day to remember and one to tick off th bucket list. Sailing the Whitsunday island and going to Whitehaven beach, magical. Had so much fun sitting on the front channelling our 8 year old selves, getting drenched by waves as we ploughed thru the...More

Thank Terri J
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did a private charter of their 47 foot catamaran called ricochet. The boat is a one-of-a-kind custom built catamaran. It is absolutely beautiful. The captain and first mate could not have been more accommodating or helpful. They planned the itinerary with...More

Thank drl_smit-may
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

This boat and the crew were the highlight of our trip! The boat is in excellent condition, the staff is extremely knowledgable and friendly. The food and drinks are perfect. We did a sunset cruise and all day cruise on this boat and had the...More

Thank Claire B
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Wow !!!!......skipper Dave and more than capable lunch chef, crewman Jimmi are the Hosts with the most. Being responsible for getting 10 people, who dont know each other that well....who may not have ever being on a boat before ......to deliver 8 hrs of non...More

Thank Vaniskool
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Ellen1492
February 19, 2018|
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Response from Ricochet Y | Property representative |
Hi there, Our tours from Hamilton Island, generally (depending on weather conditions and tides) take in Whitehaven beach on Whitsunday Island and a snorkeling stop at fringing reef at a nearby island. The actual “GBR” is... More
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mistySouthWalesUk
February 3, 2018|
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Response from Ricochet Y | Property representative |
Hello Mr Spreadbury, As I emailed you the account has not been hacked but was just a standard payment authorization form. If you’re uncomfortable sending your details over a secure email you can call me directly or just pay... More
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Meagan B
October 6, 2015|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Meagan tks or your enquiry. Our website has the Ricochet brochure which can be downloaded or the details are within. My apologies but I don't seem to be able to put a direct link but please visit exploregroup. As you... More
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