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Hakuna Matata Charters

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“captain kelly”(22 reviews)
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Join us for the ultimate couples getaway aboard a beautiful 44' Irwin Ketch.The Virgin Islands are considered one of the finest sailing grounds in the world. We have sunny skies, beautiful scenery, quiet anchorages and short passages between...more
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6100 Red Hook Qtrs | American Yacht Harbor, Red Hook Bay, 00802-1348, St. Thomas
+1 713-817-3898
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All reviewscaptain kellygreat hostssailing tripvirgin islandsst thomasold friendsfantastic lunchmade us feelpizza boata lot of fundawnmatecoveusvidocksturtlesdinghy
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sail, great snorkeling, and pizza from Pizza Pii, the pizza boat. A great couple to spend the day with!

Thank Britt B
dmwheeler41, Owner at Hakuna Matata Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

So glad you had a good day on the water with us! Thanks so much for coming out and we hope to see you both again.

Reviewed February 13, 2018

My boyfriend and I planned this 3 night and 4 day charter. I believed I paid around $850.00 per day and can not even believe what we got for that. So many issues but will try to summarize the best I can. First is that...More

Thank kathleen6770
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We took a day sail on the Hakuna Matata, Captain Kelly and Dawn were great hosts. Sailed to Buck Island and snorkeled over a ship wreck, then to Turtle Cove. It was a fun day

Thank steve m
Reviewed August 31, 2017

First off we were met on the docks by Dawn, whose warm greeting made us feel completely welcome, boarding via the dinghy was easy even for us land lovers. On board the drinks flowed, music cranked and the laughter started, setting the mood for the...More

Thank TravelSoloLCM
Reviewed June 8, 2017

We had a great time with Captain Kelly and Dawn. This was our first trip to the Virgin Islands. They customized a 3 day tour that allowed us to enjoy various islands throughout the US and British sides. Dawn is an excellent cook and was...More

Thank Sam S
dmwheeler41, Owner at Hakuna Matata Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2017

We are thrilled that you guys had such a good time! Perhaps next time we will do a longer trip into the British Virgin Islands and take you to some new places.

Reviewed May 23, 2017

We had a great experience aboard the Hakuna Matata. We sailed with Captain Kelly and Dawn for 5 days, through the BVI's. Dawn and Kelly are amazing hosts, and made this an unforgettable trip. They made us feel like home and treated us like old...More

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dmwheeler41, Owner at Hakuna Matata Charters, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review, we enjoyed our time with you both as well! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed May 4, 2017

I had the opportunity to head out on Hakuna Matata for a day trip recently in St Thomas. Kelly and Dawn were amazing hosts. While the weather wasn't ideal, we made the most of it. We spent the first part of our trip sailing in...More

Thank dkarly
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Great way to spend the day in St. Thomas. Captain Kelly and his first mate, Dawn, were phenomenal hosts. Yor choice of drinks to start the day followed by a fantastic lunch. Dawn guided us on a snorkel tour of Christmas Cove pointing out turtles,...More

Thank Billyfred62
Reviewed March 28, 2017

If you're in St. Thomas and want to sail, Kelly and Dawn are the people to see. We had an amazing time. We spent a few days with them and saw so many incredible things. We did a lot of snorkeling at these beautiful spots....More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Both Dawn and Kelly are great hosts. The communication between the two, when handling the yacht, made our experience the best possible. They both went out of their way to make this day one of my best on the island. I full heartedly recommend Hakuna...More

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