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“captain ocean”(133 reviews)
“his life”(18 reviews)
“day sail”(35 reviews)
Built in Essex, England in 1938, of select Burmese teak, English oak and bronze, Catania was designed in the nautical style of the day... long and lean. Exceptional English shipwrights constructed her with awesome attention to detail. Details such...more
6501 Red Hook Plz | Suite 201, 00802-1373, St. Thomas
+1 340-514-1231
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Ocean is awesome! Young guy with an old soul who will have you on the edge of your seat with salty tales of the sea. We enjoyed hearing the history of the islands and learned all sorts of fun facts. The boat was a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our second sail with Captain Ocean Christmas week. It was another wonderful day. We even got a picture on the boat with a rainbow behind us. My husband, our 22 year old daughter, 25 year old daughter and myself had a great day....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highway recommend Cap. Ocean and his beautiful boat. He told us stories and knew all background info about the islands/sea/local (he is a local himself). We never lifted a finger on his boat and he served us food and drinks. He knew exactly what we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 938kelseyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far the most amazing day we had while in the USVI for 7 days! Ocean is so knowledgeable and his stories are so incredibly interesting. From the open bar to the meal (also phenomenal), the beaches, snorkeling, views, the boat and all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Krosd124
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I really enjoyed our sailing expedition with Captian Ocean. We saw all sorts of sea life, from turtles, to sharks, to stingrays. We always felt very safe and comfortable, and Ocean was very knowledgeable on the area and the marine life. Would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

Dec. 4, 2018. My wife and I originally had book for Dec 3rd . Ocean call us the day before and was watching the current weather patterns and said it would be better for the 4th and was he right nothing but blue sky. He...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Best day ever! Our family of six booked the Catania for a half day sail and cannot rate the experience highly enough. Captain Ocean tailored or trip perfectly for all of us— the 2 parents, the 2 teenagers, and the 2 younger children. We sailed,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JameyE826
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Sailing with Ocean was a fun, exciting, interesting and adventurous time. He had 6 cousins ages 11-15 on his boat and they got to see turtles, pufferfish, octopus, and other fish. Ocean was welcoming and patient with the kids and regaled them with tales of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank moirak177
Reviewed November 26, 2018

There are so many reviews here I'm not going to waste your time. The whole thing - from Captain Ocean, the boat, the snorkeling.... 10 out of 10 - perfect.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

When I knew we were heading to St. Thomas a few months ago, I began to search for things to do. One of our favorite vacations was sailing the BVIs. So I searched sailing. I knew I wanted a sailboat and to explore. I came...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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April 8, 2017|
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Response from Ocean P | Property representative |
Would love to have you folks .. I am available for a half day sail on April 10th-13th 2017 Our typical half day sail is from 9:00am till 12:00 or 1:00pm - 4:00pm You will need to taxi to Red Hook where we will depart for... More