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Busy Bee Charters

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Busy Bee is a 26' power catamaran based in Coral bay doing snorkel and dive charters throughout the US Virgin Islands.
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Coral Bay, 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just got back from two glorious weeks on St John. We wanted an all day private charter to explore snorkeling spots not accessible by land, as we have enjoyed all the great spots we could get to by foot over the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Bryan B, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

So glad you guys enjoyed your day on the water with Captain Matt and First Mate Asya.... we will plan on keeping them around for little bit longer. Thanks so much for the review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did lap of St John with owner Bryan. The people we booked with canceled the husband was sick. We offered to go another day. Bryan took us on private tour. The weather was picture perfect. First stop Beehive cove favorite snorkel of trip. Next...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Bryan B, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

So glad we still were able to do that day on the water. Thanks for coming out and writing a review!

Reviewed January 11, 2019

Bryan (Busy Bee himself) was a fantastic trainer, coach, owner, and ambassador for scuba and PADI. My two boys and myself enjoyed every interaction with Bryan, Margaret, and Matt while getting certified. Right in Coral Bay, professional and personable, friendly, and thorough - Busy Bee...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Bryan B, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

It was great meeting you all and getting you out for some diving. Welcome to the world of certified divers! I’m keeping my ears open for some original 80s new wave. Thanks for the review.

Reviewed January 7, 2019

We just returned from a holiday trip to St. John. We snorkeled every day - but only dedicated one full day to diving while on St. John, so I wanted to make certain we had a great time on and under the water. We chose...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Bryan B, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Thanks for the great review. We had a fun day, too. Next time we will find some big mammals of the sea!

Reviewed December 13, 2018

This was our tenth trip to STJ but the first time we did a charter with Bryan and Margaret. It certainly won’t be the last. Bryan took our son for his first DSD and he had a blast. We then spent the rest of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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BryanB1062, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

It was great having you guys out for the day. I do hope we see you, again. Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

What fun we had!!! Brian was an excellent guide, taking us to some great holes to see beautiful fish and coral. I highly recommend Busy Bee for a day of fun & adventure!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
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BryanB1062, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Happy to hear you enjoyed it! Thanks for the great review.

Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

I would recommend diving with Bryan and Matt every day of the week and twice on a Sunday. Our dive went to spots in the Virgin Islands that you don’t get to with a larger group. They were safe, fun and very knowledgeable. We had...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Bryan B, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Thanks for the great review. So glad you got to experience Eagle Shoals and looking forward to seeing you and Steve again this winter!

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

I've been in the scuba diving business for 15 years and when my wife and I were coming down to St John with my parents and brother we knew we wanted a charter that would let us dive a little but and then explore the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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BryanB1062, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Chris - it has been a pleasure having you and your family out on the boat these last few days. Really hope to see you all again soon. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Just spent an amazing 3 days diving with Bryan on the Busy Bee. This is my second time diving with Bryan in the last two years and there will hopefully be many more to come. The area is beautiful, the boat is great and Bryan...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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BryanB1062, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Always good to have you down for a few dives. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Had an awesome experience on the Busy Bee! The reefs were stunning and full of sea creatures and coral, and Bryan is extremely knowledgeable about all best diving locations in the area. We saw all kinds of creatures, and had a great experience on board...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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BryanB1062, Owner at Busy Bee Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Hey Emily T - So glad you enjoyed your trip! It was great to meet you. Thanks for the nice review!

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