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About Sail with Captain Max
Capt Max will take you on a sail that you will remember forever. Sail, swim, snorkel and laugh. A perfect day
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St. Thomas, Caribbean
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Captain Max - the “BIG fish” sailing out of Red Hook - St Thomas Virgin Islands. With first mate Amber, the Captain showed me and my wife what sailing was all about. Guide Lou thru a pretty good rain squall and “running the rail” on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kev P
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for such kind words. I love it when my guests are as enthusiastic as you are. We love the life here, the sailing and the marine life. Showing to guests is what makes a great day. I hope to see you again, Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had, quite possibly, the perfect sailing day! Beautiful boat, incredible water, fabulous food, new friends - what more could we ask for?! From our first email to Captain Max to being dropped off after sailing, everything was top notch. Communication with Captain Max was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JillMarquis
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I have to agree it was such a great day. All the stars lined up to give us good wind, great guests and all the fish showed up. Not to mention we are in shorts and it's February. It was a perfect day. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Max and her first mate Amber make a great team. We opted for the full day and I’m glad we did. The experience was awesome and we were fortunate enough to have shared the boat with some other really nice passengers. If you have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Charles K
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The day you sailed was such fun. Having people meet and get along always makes for special memories for everyone. Great conversation, and lots of laughs makes me smile inside, Thanks for sailing with us. Max

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently joined Captain Max for a day of sailing and were so pleased with the experience. The small group size (6) made for a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere, great sailing, a nice lunch and some snorkeling with the rays and turtles near ST, John....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brianbollwage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to St. Thomas for more than 12 years, every winter. We have chartered many types and sizes of boats for a day sail. I have to say that Max and Amber more than exceeded our expectations! It was one of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Annemarie d
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was wonderful to meet you. I do miss New York and talking with you was a treat. Great conversation and enthusiasm for the islands makes for the perfect day. Thanks so much for sailing with us. Max

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most amazing adventure with Captain Max aboard her sloop! There are many options to choose from if you want to charter a private vessel, but I highly recommend getting onboard with Captain Max who was was very warm and accommodating. There was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MadelineRose
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Having you and your family aboard was a delight for us. It's such a rewarding job when we have guests who enjoy our world both above and below the water as much as we do. My hope is that I see you all again. Thanks...More

Reviewed January 12, 2019

Our family of six had a wonderful day sailing with Capt Max and Amber. Enjoying the sailing experience was a special treat - such silence with no motor running. It was beautiful. We also had a great experience with snorkeling. The equipment provided by Captain...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2019

Thank you so much for the review. I've always believed that if you are only doing one thing you must do it well, so I got the best snorkeling masks I could find. In the beginning it helped that my husband had a dive business....More

Reviewed January 10, 2019

My husband and I have been to St. Thomas many times and have always enjoyed a day sail during our stay. We have tried different ones over the years all with good experiences. It was our first return since the hurricanes and we were going...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. I love going to the "office" everyday. Especially when I have such wonderful guests who enjoy the beauty of the islands and the underwater world as much as we do. Thank you for...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Our day-long sail (9-3:30) with Captain Max and her first mate was the absolute highlight of our week-long trip to the Virgin Islands. Max is a total pro - an expert sailor with decades of experience in the islands. Her boat, Lou, is a beauty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MWH1964
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

We loved having you and your wonderful family on board for the day. With kids like yours I have hope for our future . It was such a pleasure to have you aboard my boat. Sometimes it all falls into place, the weather, the fish,...More

Reviewed January 3, 2019

The first thing I did after booking our December cruise was book our day with Capt. Max. Wow. We got aboard the beautiful sailboat, the Lou, and set sail for St. John and two snorkel stops. At one we saw many varieties of fish, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LaTrivs
seamax, Owner at Sail with Captain Max, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thank you so much for the review. It's days like the one we had with you that makes this business so rewarding. We love the marine world and getting to show it off to enthusiastic guests is a highlight. thank you for sailing with us....More

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theFAITHONISTA
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Kathleen D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think a three year old would have much fun on board. The activities are definitely more adult oriented. We didn't spend any time on the beach. I wouldn't recommend it
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Roxanne P
January 18, 2017|
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Captain Max is not equipped for overnights.
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