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Perfect Day!

Just spent the perfect day on Lion in Da Sun with Capt. Rick. I have been visiting St John for 18... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debbie M
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New York City, New York
Best day on Captain Rick’s boat Lion In Da Sun

We spent an awesome day with Captain Rick on his 28 foot motor boat. He took us to several amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nm1717
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Lion In Da Sun is a "Captained Powerboat Day Charter" business in the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas. The days activities are completely up to you and might include island hopping in the British Islands such as Jost van Dyke, Sandy...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Just spent the perfect day on Lion in Da Sun with Capt. Rick. I have been visiting St John for 18 years and completed many trips around the islands. This was truly the best! I took along 3 teenage boys who are not easily impressed....More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent an awesome day with Captain Rick on his 28 foot motor boat. He took us to several amazing snorkel spots where we were dazzled by the underwater structures, coral & fish. Captain Rick is extremely professional, knowledgeable and fun. The boat was in...More

Thank nm1717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lion in Da Sun sounds like the perfect charter for a party of six. Rick was so accommodating while we asked a million questions. He sounded personable and fun. Also, the price is right. Unfortunately, our party grew too large for the boat. Hopefully, we’ll...More

Thank Kristina C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have chartered boats around St. Thomas & St. John before and always have a great experience. Lion & Capt. Rick are no exception! This was one of the best days we've ever had on the water and highly recommend this charter to anyone. Since...More

Thank Jsatterfield13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful trip! Captain Rick took us to several beaches for snorkeling and gave us some wonderful history of the island. He snapped pictures of our family for us while in the water. He was very kind and humorous with the kids. Brought...More

Thank princess1208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent several days chartering with Captain Rick and he exceeded our expectations. His flexibility and local knowledge kept everyone in our large group happy. Highly recommend.

Thank DBAKemah
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Great day on the water with Captain Rick. Visited and snorkeled Sandy Spit, “Kyle’s Reef”, Yost and Smugglers’ Cove. Terrific snorkeling and Rick’s accounts of Caribbean history entertained us the entire day.

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Lion in Da Sun got us a boat and captain with hardly no notice after our other booking fell through. Captain Dylan was the perfect captain and we will recommend him for all of our friends. He was awesome- handled the boat well, listened carefully...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

2nd time using Captain Rick & Lion in DaSun. Again exceeded our expectations. Rick listened to what we wanted to do and set course on what was an excellent trip with great snorkeling and stops at great "watering holes". To add to the experience, Captain...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and another couple spent the day with Captain Rick. Great experience. He told nice historical stories. Very pleasant

Thank Terry R
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cootsro
February 23, 2018|
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Response from lionindasun | Property representative |
No, I’m sorry we do not fish. Please call Doubleheader Sportfishing Charters.
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kmpontes
April 18, 2015|
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Response from lionindasun | Property representative |
Yes, the 28 ft Scout boat is $675 plus fuel. The fuel is usually about $95 and $140 Our 26ft Twin Vee power catamaran is just $575 plus fuel. The Twin Vee also uses less fuel, often it is around $65 and comes with a $100... More
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