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Tradewind Charters

1125 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814 (Mililani - Waipio - Melemanu)
808-227-4956
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Ranked #144 of 289 activities in Honolulu
Type: Boat Tours
Owner description: Tradewind Charters has specialized in private yacht charters for 2 - 100 guests for 25 years. Aboard their vessels you can go sailing, snorkeling,... more » Owner description: Tradewind Charters has specialized in private yacht charters for 2 - 100 guests for 25 years. Aboard their vessels you can go sailing, snorkeling, whale watching, dinner cruising and celebrate birthdays, weddings & receptions at sea. They also offer private memorial services at sea - ash scatterings. Their staff can customize catering and beverage menus for you to suit your tastes and budget. Count on them for friendly and professional service. « less
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

We booked Tradewind Charters for the day for a family of 4 to spend some quiet time doing what we wanted to do on our last day in Oahu. I arranged it with Captain Ken. We told him we'd like to snorkel. fish and sail. He asked if we wanted to bring lunch or he could provide for a fee.... More

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Honolulu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We recently went out on two different occasions on a Tradewind Charter firework evening sail. Both times we were on the Love Boat. We left around 6:15pm, and returned two hours later. It was supposed to be a sailing charter but the captain used the engine for at least half the time. The sunsets were incredible, and the fireworks off... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Had a lovely time! They were very amenable to family cruises, with my daughters truly enjoying it! It was well worth the experience!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We did the evening fireworks boat trip and had a nice time. The food was average, but the boat ride and fireworks were very romantic and a nice touch on our honeymoon. We enjoyed it!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We sailed w capt Paul and every aspect of the trip was perfect. We chartered the boat for put sailing lessons and he was the best instructor we've ever had and we have had lessons with five other captains. He made it fun, relaxing, easy going, interesting and created the perfect learning environment. We had such a great time we... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

We booked the "Love Boat" for our reception with friends after an afternoon wedding on the beach. We were treated great by Captain Crash and Duke. We were able to track down 3 whales while we were out. We had wine, dinner and wedding cake. Remember folks it's a sailboat not a catered kitchen so calibrate your meal expectations accordingly.... More

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Our group of 4 chose the "half day sail and snorkel" tour. As it was just our small group, we were given lots of personal attention. The Cpt. and first mate, though they argued sometimes like a married couple, were very cordial, entertaining, as well as safe and knowledgable. My brother in law was allowed to take the helm under... More

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Danville, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Tradewind Charters on Oahu is a company that I would advise not using for a memorial (release of ashes), outer island service. You are better off charting directly the local island captain- Maui via Scotch Mist 2 or Trilogy catamaran, and buying your leis/bags of flowers from local island vendors. After months of planning-reserving, our charter America 2 was cancelled... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Our Private 2-Hour Cruise on our private sailboat around Waikiki, Honolulu and Diamond Head!!! Captain Ken took care of us when he was not available for our "2 hour cruise" around Waikiki with stunning views of Diamond Head and sea life! They also provided some veggie appetizers followed by some wings and other bites. You can enhance your dinner experience... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

It is my fiances 30th birthday and I wanted to surprise him with something special so I booked a romantic dinner cruise for two. Once I had received my conformation email I realized that there was no price quoting for any of the information. Upon calling the local number to inquire about the payment his response was "I am on... More

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