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Scubadu

Americian Yacht Harbor | Red Hook, 00802, St. Thomas
340-643-5155
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Ranked #79 of 182 Activities in St. Thomas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports, Boat Tours
Owner description: Scubadu is a luxurious 40 foot sailing catamaran available for private day, sunset, and dinner cruises with a maximum of 12 guests. Experience the... more » Owner description: Scubadu is a luxurious 40 foot sailing catamaran available for private day, sunset, and dinner cruises with a maximum of 12 guests. Experience the beautiful waters and beaches of St John and St Thomas while enjoying our large, shaded cockpit and over-sized trampolines. Captain Joe is a gourmet chef with 30 years of restaurant experience and is a 100 ton Masters Coast Guard Liscenced captain with 15 years of sailing experience in the Virgin Islands. « less
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Ventura, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We had a group of 9 from California spending a week on St John, and we were very much looking forward to our day on the water with Joe. I must say this was by far the best day of our week!! Joe and Mary were awesome!! They could not have made us feel more comfortable and welcomed. They basically... More

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Glen Ridge, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We decided to do one snorkel boat trip this vacation but wanted to spend the entire day on our own boat. Great trip with Joe and Mary..Food was awesome! We got to snorkel in a few secluded spots and overall the day was the best of the week!! We would book Scubadu again in a minute!! Thanks Joe and Mary... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Joe picked us up after our wedding ceremony at Caneel Bay. We had a beautiful sunset dinner cruise. Joe is an amazing chef! Food and drinks were excellent. Perfect evening. Following day we did a full day trip with sailing, snorkeling and wonderful fresh food. Joe, Mary and Allison were fun to spend time with and made our family of... More

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Wichita, Kansas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had 4 adults aboard and things were fun right from the start. Captain Joe picked us up right on the beach in front of our hotel and we set sail for St John at our leisure. The first mate was a sweet and competent sailor, Joe gave us the full rundown and was very helpful answering questions about the... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

When we met captain Joe he immediately seemed to be annoyed we were there. We are an easy going fun couple so we started making conversation with him hoping he would break out of his shell and relax, but it only got worse. He had a negative, sarcastic response to everything we said. One example is that we mentioned we... More

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Joe M, Owner at Scubadu, responded to this review

We found this couples forward nature and use of foul language immediately to be offensive. Their pushy nature seemed inappropriate from the start. In an effort to provide a welcome start to the day, we always brief our guests on safety features, housekeeping suggestions, and trip details. This couple was simply not attentive and would not listen. Finally, out of... More

Murrells Inlet, SC
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

everything was great except the grumpy captain who seems to have grown tired of people being on his boat. The mate was great, the food was really good, snorkeling was lame other than seeing tarpon.... In dry clothes i got freaking yelled at for reaching in the cooler to get a beer just inside the boat. "who do think you... More

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Woodbridge, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was our second trip out with Joe. I can say without any reservation that the day we spent on Scubadu was the best day of each of our vacations! Joe is a wonderful captain, obviously a very knowledgeable and experienced sailor. He has great stories and a wonderful sense of humor! And the man is an expert chef on... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This was our third time sailing with Scubadu so it is obvious we love the boat, the captain and the whole experience. In addition to a beautiful sail the food prepared by Joe is excellent. Hope to enjoy our 4th sail and dinner next year!

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Pleasantville, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Captain Joe and mates Mary and Allison made our experience on this spit and polished, spankin clean lovely cat a dream sail of a lifetime. Our family of five got to share this amazing time on beautiful turquoise water, seeing a myriad of colors of fish on coral reefs when snorkeling, eating gourmet food prepared by Joe,( as good a... More

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Ithaca, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Captain Joe and First Mate Mary were skilled and entertaining. The cat was excellent.Joe took us to a very tranquil bay where we enjoyed an exquisite dinner.

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