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Captain Alan's Boat Charters

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YOUR BEST DAY EVER! That is our mission. Great excursions, excellent crew, public or private. Go to our web site and book for the best rates. Try our famous 3 Islands+Snorkeling and beach adventure, a four hour trip every morning for young and old...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
10 Emerald Merit Road | Saint Martin, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-580-0377
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Reviewed today

Chartered the Awesome for a day trip to unspoiled Tintamarre island. Bring lots of sunscreen. Alan and Colleen were our hosts, and they were the best. We had the best time and seriously lacked for nothing. Colleen even took our kids snorkeling and to see...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank willawat
Reviewed yesterday

This is our second time with Captain Alan. It is the best snorkel trip with such an experienced captain and excellent crew. Best food and service!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank l0rraine2017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing sites and saw nurse sharks, sea turtles, and lobsters! Was very impressed at all of the teamwork and commitment that the guides tried to show to me

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Taylor L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We cannot say enough great things about Captain Alan and his wonderful family run company. We came on the Allure of the Seas and wanted to do a half day snorkeling trip. We took the 4 hour cruise stopping at 3 islands with snorkeling at...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Flavia W
Reviewed 6 days ago

wherever capt alan takes you, its a great experience! we feel like family - this has been our 6th trip with alan and his crews:)

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Marcia C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family took this trip (ages 22-79) and all loved it! While the snorkeling is OK and you don’t really get to swim with the turtles and do spend quite a bit of time just sitting on a beach, the crew is what made this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank robinmorgan87
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I regret not writing this review sooner. It's been half a year since our tour with Captain Alan. Never have we experienced such an amazing tour. It was life changing- Captain Alan's family guided us through our first time snorkeling experience, and because of that,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great snorkeling adventure and boat ride. There was 8 of us and we ended up with our own boat. Jervis and Elisa were amazing and took great care of us. We have diet restrictions and they were very helpful and accommodating with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank padtywagon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of nine was in St. Maarten for a day on a cruise. We were looking for snorkeling and found Captain Alan on TripAdvisor - the reviews are spot on; it may have been the best day of our entire vacation! To begin, my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip with Captain Alan’s crew. Omar and Becky are great guides!! We did the 4 hour tour. Even with a little rough water, they did a great job taking us to 2 snorkeling sites and 2 beaches including Pinel Island. They...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Susan C
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February 11, 2019|
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Response from Marknaud | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Most locations will access the shore from waist deep water or deeper. With that being said, you really don’t need to get out of boat for anything other then enjoyment.
Malinda T
October 16, 2018|
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Response from Marknaud | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the slow response. Irma really change things for the turtles. I believe it was scrub island that they hung out at prior to Irma. We did not see any there the last time. Captain Alan was telling me their are far... More
July 7, 2018|
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Response from captain_paul_sxm | Property representative |
captainalan is in the name of the website.ir is a com site, easy to find/google. TripAdvisor does not allow me to show the complete link. kind regards, Paul