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Octopus Sailing Charters

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“sunset cruise”(78 reviews)
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Welcome on the OCTOPUS Our highly experienced captain Jethro and crew would love to welcome you on board of the Octopus. Enjoy one of our arrangements together with your friends and family, while we sail along the most beautiful places of Aruba...more
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J.E. Irausquin Blvd 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome hosts! Very impressive on so many levels. From prompt online booking communications with Ricardo, to the efficient check-in with Sylvia and fun sailing Jethro the Captain - every detail of the day executed very well! Glad we chose them to snorkel with!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

These guys are absolutely the best. Very accommodating to all our requests. Great drinks, great snacks, great hosts. We did a private charter with 25 people and I can tell you, everyone was very pleased. If you are thinking about this trip, look no further,...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Graham H
OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hallo Graham, Thank you for your review and compliments to our crew. Nice to read that you have made a great private trip with us. We love everyone to give a unique and unforgettable memory and we certainly succeeded. Nice that you enjoyed the snacks,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a pleasant time aboard the sunset sail! It was one of the highlights of our week in Aruba!! The crew was friendly and helpful ... and funny too. There were 28 guests on our boat (I think they said they can take 40). Plenty...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Thank you for your review and compliments to the crew. It is fantastic to read that you have had a great time with the Octopus. How nice that we were one of the highlights of your week in Aruba! It also a wonderful way...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for a party boat, versus a professional snorkeling operation, then the Octopus is a great choice. The crew were a friendly group of guys who did their utmost to make the sail enjoyable, primarily by offering the guests unlimited alcoholic drinks from...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rented the donut boat (after doing the sunset cruise last year) twice during our last Aruba visits. Plus we also booked parasailing through Octopus too. We loved the donut boat. The first time we did it for two hours with our son, his wife and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 109cindyd
OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review and compliments to the crew. How wonderful that you have enjoyed it so many times with the Aquadonuts. Our crew does everything to make guests feel comfortable. The Aquadonuts is the ultimate way to enjoy the beautiful waters of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic evening with the crew for a sunset cruise. The drinks flowed and many laughs were had. This was the highlight of our visit to Aruba.More

Thank sandinmysoul
OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review and the compliments to the crew. This is great to read that the Octopus trip was the highlight of your vacation. The team is very happy to read this, here we do it for! Hopefully we can welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The snorkeling trip with Octopus tours was great. Captain Jethro is a true pirate who will explain you all about the ocean and will take care of the Catamaran. Roche and Sylvia provided the service which was great, open bar means open bar and they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the review and the compliments to the crew. Great that you enjoyed the drinks and the beautiful azure water of Aruba on our boat the Octopus. Together with the team we do our utmost to create a beautiful memory. And as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the crew members were very friendly and helpful! Made sure everyone got help if they needed it before sending you off snorkeling. Drinks and sandwich included were delicious

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Date of experience: January 2019
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OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the review and the compliments to the crew. Great to read that you enjoyed so much the sailing trip on the Octopus. Hopefully we can welcome you again on your next visit to Aruba. Greetings team Octopus.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did my research prior to arriving in Aruba and decided to take my family of 4 (son 13, daughter 16) on the Octopus and so glad I did. The crew was welcoming upon our arrival at check in. They had our account history with our...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JenniferM1616
OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jennifer, Thank you for your review and the compliments to the crew. Great that we gave you a beautiful memory together with your children during a beautiful sailing trip on the Octopus. It is also very important that our guests have a wonderful relaxing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well managed group activity for our group. We did a private 1/2 day charter with several adults and two children. The crew was enthusiastic, the facilities are clean and well maintained. A wonderful day on the water. They picked us up from our beach...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NANCANVA
OctopusAruba, Eigenaar at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the review and the compliments to the crew. How nice to read that you together had a fantastic private sailing trip .Great that we have been able to contribute to a beautiful day in Aruba. Thank you for recommending us to...More

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yanksbucs
February 20, 2019|
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Response from marx3 | Reviewed this property |
Keep in mind the 5 or 6 person donut is pretty small and not powerful. I would plan at least an hour to arashi. and then plan an hour back
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julienphil
November 3, 2018|
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Response from OctopusAruba | Property representative |
Hi, We offer the best recreational boats with manageable dimensions that are easy to handle and give you the freedom to sail within a 3 miles radius from the pier and during a maximum of 1 day. If you rent the Aqua Donut... More
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C_coombes42
September 18, 2018|
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Response from nodream44116 | Reviewed this property |
well, I would say that is a good question, when I booked them it was through a excursion group when I was on my cruise, if your already there the possibility of getting a better rate for both is high, it is family owned so... More
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