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Wayward Sailor

#7 Boulon Center | c/o Viva Villas-PO box 1711, 00831, St. John
+1 340-473-9705
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We sailed will Phil for the first time seven years ago. Phil is the best sailor and teacher we have... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rowan813
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Windermere, Florida
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A wealth of marine/St. John knowledge!

We had a wonderful 1/2 day sail with Capt. Phil and his First Mate, Tarn. They keep you safe and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulahayes2018
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Coral Bay, St. John
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St. John, VI Day sail charters, voted Best Day Sail Charter boat on St. John for the past five years, specialize in guided snorkeling, eco-tour with marine naturalist, personal service, family oriented; full day sails,half day, sunset sails, Jost van Dyke, BVI; snorkel reefs accessible only by boat, all inclusive, discounted price, fresh Caribbean lunches, homemade brownies, maximum of six guests, safe, comfortable classic 30' sloop, Coast Guard approved, beginner snorkelers welcome.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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#7 Boulon Center | c/o Viva Villas-PO box 1711, 00831, St. John
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+1 340-473-9705
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We sailed will Phil for the first time seven years ago. Phil is the best sailor and teacher we have ever sailed with. Phil truly loves the Marine life and environment. My only regret is not having a child for him to teach. We spent...More

Thank Rowan813
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful 1/2 day sail with Capt. Phil and his First Mate, Tarn. They keep you safe and informed, and Phil's descriptions and photos of octopuses will blow your mind! We snorkeled off of a beautiful reef and just enjoyed Phil's knowledge about...More

Thank paulahayes2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took our honeymoon on St. John VI. Our last day we spent the afternoon with Captain Phil & his 1st mate Tarn sailing and snorkeling. The attention capt. Phil & Tarn gave was above and beyond. They made sure we were...More

Thank Stephen P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a long time resident and boater on St John I can tell you that sailing with Captain Phil is an experience not to be missed. He is truly an "old salt", who, at 80 years of age is absolutely tireless. He will share stories...More

Thank az93
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We highly recommend the full-day sail/snorkel trip on Wayward Sailor. My husband and I have snorkeled in St. John many times, but our daughters (ages 12 and 14) had not. Captain Phil and his mate, Trista, were incredibly knowledgeable, kind, and patient. Phil took the...More

Thank KeefeCommunications
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

My husband and I sailed with wayward sailor while on a vacation this June. We happened to see Capt Phil's flyer while in downtown and we were so glad we went. We did the full day 10-4 pm it was $140 per person, Capt Phil...More

Thank erin h
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Saint John, USVI, is open for business, and Capt Phil is ready to take you out on the water.... and below the surface for some great views. Join him for an educational and entertaining outing... three thumbs up!

Thank Doug F
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

Captain Phil is quite an interesting character! He took my wife and I on a fun 6 hour sail where we were able to snorkel twice. Visiting St. John for the first time after IRMARIA left the beach snorkeling a notch below the expected pre-hurricane...More

1  Thank Michael L
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Our day with Captain Phil has been the highlight of our Caribbean vacation! Great food, great stories, great snorkeling ... who could ask for more!! Captain Phil will give you an appreciation of the preciousness and sensitivity of this unique island ecosystem and offers a...More

1  Thank Sunquest2002
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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We just spent a week on St John and took a day to go sailing with Captain Phil. We had a great day. We were with one other family and while the boat is small it was plenty big enough for us and enjoyed the...More

Thank Penny E
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