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Patouche Charters

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Address: Hodges Creek Marina | East End, Tortola
Phone Number: 284 494 6300
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Description: The BEST DaySail provider in the BVI! Come as Guests, Leave as Friends is...
The BEST DaySail provider in the BVI! Come as Guests, Leave as Friends is our motto and we know you will feel the same after a day at sea with our crew:)
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Super fun day trip!!

We went with Joe in his day trip to the Baths while on our honeymoon and had a blast! Joe is helpful, friendly, and knowledgable. We loved snorkeling at Cooper Island and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Anne W
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Mountain Brook, Alabama
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Mountain Brook, Alabama
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We went with Joe in his day trip to the Baths while on our honeymoon and had a blast! Joe is helpful, friendly, and knowledgable. We loved snorkeling at Cooper Island and the Baths. Lunch at Cooper Island was also delicious. We would highly recommend Joe and Patouche! -Anne and Will

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Went with my wife, little sister and her boyfriend and it was a great trip. Captain Joe picked us up right in the Peter Island marina and helped us aboard. Boat was not at all crowded and Captain Joe made everyone feel like they were the only ones aboard. The boat was a 50+ ft catamaran and was in great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a wonderful day on Patouche. We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to the Baths. The rock formations are amazing. We loved Cooper Island as well and had a fantastic lunch there. We would love to visit there again. Had a great time snorkeling and were lucky to have perfect weather for our trip.

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Castle Pines, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

First it is hard to complain when you are lucky enough to take Catamaran on a snorkeling trip to 2 unbelievably gorgeous islands as Virgin Gorda and Cooper Islands. They are truly breathtaking. Joe, his brother and Zoey were all very friendly and nice. However, Joe's power boat stopped running supposedly that morning? Or perhaps he did not have anyone... More 

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Patouche C, Owner at Patouche Charters, responded to this review

I do, and did apologize to my guests from this day for having 31 passengers onboard however I refuse to have peoples trips cancelled at last minute through no fault of their own. To address this guests concerns: "However, Joe's power boat stopped running supposedly that morning? Or perhaps he did not have anyone to drive the power boat?" Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My husband and I had a wonderful time on a beautiful catamaran with Captain Joe, his brother Chris,and a sweet girl (I'm ashamed to say I forgot her name). All were super friendly, helpful and accommodating. We had two snorkel stops and got to see turtles,stingray,and lots of colorful and beautiful fish. The Baths was incredible! Stopped for lunch at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Went out on a daytrip on Patouche and couldn't have had a better time if we tried. Our captain was so much fun and incredibly informative about the islands we were seeing. Snorkeling at Norman Island was astounding, we had a lot of help with the equipment (snorkeling newbie!) and was given all the time we wanted. We cruised around... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We did a powerboat day trip to Norman Island and Jost Van Dyke while on our honeymoon. Joe was such a gracious and fun tour guide. He goes above and beyond to make everyone feel comfortable. He was knowledgable about the various islands--so we were able to learn a bit about each island and history/fun facts. Snorkeling was great @... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Captain Joe was fun and informative. We spent one overnight on the boat, snorkeled and hit a few islands. Joe accommodated our needs and made great suggestions. We really appreciated his flexibility. This was a highlight of our vacation to Tortola! We hope to see Captain Joe again soon!

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My husband and I met Joe through the day trip at Peter Island two years ago. This year, my entire family travelled to Virgin Gorda for a week long vacation. We used Joe for three trips that week- pick us up from St. Thomas (where we flew in), a day snorkel trip, and to deliver us back to St. Thomas... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

this trip was arguably the best part of our amazing trip to the BVI. getting off to a prompt start from the peter island marina, Captain Joe was welcoming and entertaining, and completely professional throughout the day. He provided a great deal of interesting information about the BVIs, including details about each island we motored past on the way to... More 

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