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Hackshaw's Boat Charters

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Castries, St. Lucia
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About Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Hackshaw's Boats is the premier charter boat operation in St. Lucia. We offer the very best in, Private Tours, Speed Boat Tours, Sports Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Whale Watching, Day Cruises, Sunset Cruises and Inter Island charters. We operate a fleet of boats ranging in size from 31' to 64'! Come join us for the boating experience of a lifetime.
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Go fishing in the deep waters off St Lucia during this private 4-hour sport fishing adventure. Angle for Dorado, Wahoo, Yellow Fin Tuna, Sail Fish and majestic Blue Marlin with personalized assistance from your experienced local captain. Boats troll and are equipped with the best Shimano and Penn Reels along with a variety of lures. Munch on light snacks and enjoy complimentary water, beer and soft drinks. This private tour can be customized to accommodate fishermen of any skill level.
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A-1 are these partyers! Sorry, I'm cheating, but I don't know where else to put this comment: I never took a tour with Hackshaw's; but I partied with them, and they know how to party, and how to set things up for a good - & safe - time! I'd rented a room in the house of an old
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Response from Hackshaw Boats S, General Manager at Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Global145156, I'm not sure how to reply to this one, other than to say I think this may be our best review yet! Yes, we are known as a family to give people a good time on land and on the sea.  Auntie Joan was a very big part of our lives and someone we will miss very much, she had a heart of gold and I am glad you got to meet her in person! We hope you are staying safe and are able to visit St. Lucia and have another great experience with us. You can always send us an email to touch base and stay in touch, thanks again, Chris
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We were a family of 13 chartering the amazing Lady Anne for a full day private tour. Although this is a more expensive option than going on a regular "organized" tour, it is a highly recommended option. Hackshaw and the 3 man crew took care of everything, from pickup right next
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Response from Hackshaw Boats S, General Manager at Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Responded Mar 29, 2020
Hi BrianFalk, We hope you and your family are staying safe in this crazy time and thank you very much for this review. We are very glad you enjoyed your self out with us, and thank you for complimenting the Lady Anne and our crew, they appreciate the comments, they are the backbone of our company! We hope you enjoyed your cruise and we look forward to having you out with its sometime in the future. Again you and your family stay safe, and thank you from all of us, Chris
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Our family of five, plus our children's nanny, booked a one-week Caribbean cruise. We had excursions set up for most days, but were looking for a unique experience while we were at port in St. Lucia. My wife found Hackshaw's Boat Charters online, and booked a one-day outing.
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Response from Hackshaw Boats S, General Manager at Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Responded Mar 22, 2020
Hi Cruiser54482075340, Thank you very much for your great review, it is very comforting for us to receiver this positive feedback. We do our best to ensure every tour is a success and our crew does a fantastic job of treating all our guests like VIP. Also thank you for complimenting the Lady Anne, we are very ;proud off her. We do hope you enjoyed your entire vacation, and we hope to have you, on board with us sometime soon again. We hope you and your family stay safe and stay in touch, Chris
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My friends and I got a private charter for us 3 for when we visited St. Lucia. We arrived off of a cruise ship so getting out on the water first thing in morning was out of the question. However, we waited almost 30-45 mins to get on the boat at roughly 900AM. When we left they
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Response from Hackshaw Boats S, General Manager at Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Responded Mar 22, 2020
Hi Jimmy T, Thank you very much for your review, and we hope you are staying safe and well.   We appreciate all the feedback. You were out with us on the private trip onboard our 47ft Buddy Davis on March 11th. We have a GPS tracker for all our boats so that we can keep track of their location for safety reasons and also double-check comments such as yours for verification. On that date the Limited Edition was alongside the dock at 8:23 am, so very much on time. They did come into the dock to pick you up at 8:51 am, this delay could have been either because of the boat traffic at the one dock available and thus there is a long line to berth or you were not on time, either way, we were waiting. Thank you for complimenting our crew and their briefing. As you do more fishing trips around the world you will understand that actually catching fish is never a guarantee, as hard as the crew may try, and sadly this is what happened on this occasion. We are glad you were able to have a nap in Limited Edition's beautiful AC cabin, she really is a comfortable boat. You were on our trolling tour, so I am not sure what you meant by "drive the boat around". As far as the payment, you made a deposit via credit card, as is listed on our refund policy that is posted as you make a reservation, within 24 hours of the trip, there is no refund available. Thus the card on file is run automatically. If you wanted to run a separate card then you could have indicated to us and provided us with a second card. Your tour was 4 hours long and our GPS record shows you receiving your full trip time even though you left late. If you feel there should be such a clause that you stated, I encourage you to ask these questions upfront so that you are clear on everyone's policy. Again we do hope in the face of this world crisis, that you and your family are staying safe, and are making the necessary steps to ensure one's health and finances can weather the storm as best as possible. We are sorry you did not enjoy your trip but are fully ready to have you out with us in the future and this time put you onto a big Marlin hopefully. Tight lines and stay in touch Chris
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Great ride! For those who are seasick, take Gravol as the sea is topsy-turvy going out to locate dolphins and whales. Crew was super polite and knowledgeable and friendly.
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Response from Hackshaw Boats S, General Manager at Hackshaw's Boat Charters
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Hi, brimanny2020, Thank you for your review and thank you for mentioning our crew they are the best! Stay safe and we look forward to having you out with us again, Chris
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