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Ally Cat Sailing Adventures

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Address: | Marina in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Sayulita 63734, Mexico
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Come experience an unforgettable adventure aboard our Catamaran "Ally...

Come experience an unforgettable adventure aboard our Catamaran "Ally Cat" a 56 ft, Luxury Yacht. We are a family run business, Sailing, Snorkeling, Fishing & Whale Watching, in Banderas Bay since 1985. The trips have been TONS of FUN for the whole family!!!! We are lucky to have a fantastic crew that has worked together for the past 25 years (except Noah the Captain, (Pancho's son), who is only 25 yrs old), but has been with this crew since he was born :-) With our new boat ...... "Ally Cat".... our family has created a genuine sailing adventure that is great for all ages & occasions....... A True Adventure To Remember! From the moment you step aboard you will be greeted by the Captain & crew. Sit back & relax on one of our many comfortable deck seats, sink into one of our marine bean bags, or sun bathe on our two front large trampolines, as we whisk you off to paradise. "Ally Cat" provides top of the line snorkeling equipment, 4 kayaks, 2 paddle boards, "Boom Netting," fishing gear, and a refreshing outdoor fresh water shower. There is a beautiful cabin with 2 sofas for lounging, and a full bar area. With built-in stereo speakers all throughout the boat, Day Trips include: Light Breakfast, Snacks, Mexican Lunch prepared on the boat, Open Bar, & all the boat toys for the day. Our Main trip is from the La Cruz Marina to Las Marietas Islands, where it is home to the Blue Footed Boobie birds & beautiful reefs full of colorful tropical fish. We also will sail anywhere in the bay that you would like to go. Trips are from 9:30 am - returning around 4-5 pm. There is no substitute for quality and experience. Fun...Smiles...Exiting...Memorable... that's what we're all about... TO LIVE THE DREAM!

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Sister Reunion

Crew was amazing! Spontaneous and contagious! Food was plentiful and superior. We got to spend time on the island as well as getting up close to the Blue Footed Boobie!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Lauralee P

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Crew was amazing! Spontaneous and contagious! Food was plentiful and superior. We got to spend time on the island as well as getting up close to the Blue Footed Boobie!

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After several trips aboard the Ally Cat I decided to take my friends on a private charter for my birthday. This is the best catamaran in Banderas Bay! The crew is amazing and the food was delicious. My friends are still raving about the Ally Cat and will definitely use again.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was difficult for me to rate this experience, as there were parts of the day that I thoroughly enjoyed and others that were disappointing: Pros: -Energetic and informative crew -Great music on the catamaran -Constant flow of beverages -Saw some whales and blue-footed boobies Cons: -Boat was really late returning to the beach so we had less than 15... More 

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Debi G, Owner at Ally Cat Sailing Adventures, responded to this review

Michelle, Thank you for writing a review expressing the Pros & Cons. ​I ​would like to ​address​ the 3 cons​: ~ Boat was late returning to the beach: ​ This is not clear; ​returning from where? We leave the marina and go straight out to the Islands. We are told by the "Park Ranger" ​at the Island when we can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Was one of the best trips I've been on! The crew is so kind and energetic. The food is amazing and they have many options to fit customers needs. Very family friendly, I went for my 16th birthday with 11 other family members! They threw a birthday celebration and even a ceremony for a couple soon to be married ❤... More 

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Belchertown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were picked up in a very nice bus outside the Ally Cat office in Sayulita for the short drive to the boat. The atmosphere was festival as the crew welcomed us off the bus and onto the boat. The crew was amazing throughout the entire cruise, which really did last all day. They were very friendly, helpful and eager... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here in March for a wedding trip with about 30 people aboard the 54 yacht and had an amazing time! The crew was very experienced and was also fun and easy going. Was a beautiful boat ride in the beginning through the bay outside Puerta Vallarta and then transitioned to a sail boat ride. Lots of activities such as... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a group of 12 women -- ages 16 to 69 -- and all had a blast! The boat itself was wonderful, with comfy cushioned seating for older family members, bean bags and lounge space for others, and even a high railing at the back of the boat where you can feel like "king of the world" while you're... More 

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Debi G, Owner at Ally Cat Sailing Adventures, responded to this review

Greetings Kellye, Thank you for choosing the Ally Cat for your special family reunion day. Our crew's energy on the boat is contagious, and they really enjoy what they do which shows with our happy, satisfied guests as they leave the boat at the end of the day. We love having young and old aboard, and take care in our... More 

Las Cruces, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were six adventurers covering three generations. We had heard good things about the tour from others. On a sunny Wednesday morning, we were greeted by the Team Leader of the tour. We boarded and explored the vessel, immediately offered early morning sweets and fruits. Once we cast out, we were lost in the adventure, seeing whales, dolphins, manta rays,... More 

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Debi G, Owner at Ally Cat Sailing Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Jack, Our crew, indeed, celebrates with our guests on EVERY trip we take, whether it be to the Islands, or Yelapa. We love having young and old alike aboard, and the crew does their best to showcase all of the marine and sanctuary life there is to see. Glad you were able to see the Blue Footed Boobie birds... More 

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

AMAZING: - boat - crew - food - safety - experience - music Overall one of the best tours in the area! Great Company overall!!

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Debi G, Owner at Ally Cat Sailing Adventures, responded to this review

Hello Cait, We are happy to hear that you ladies had an A m A z I n G day on the water with us. As a family-owned business, we take safety seriously, and our crew are serious about helping everyone to have an absolutely fantastic time with us. We look forward to your next visit. Pancho, Noah, and the... More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 12 sisters and daughters spent the day on the Alley Cat catamaran. It was one of our daughter's 16th birthday and the crew made her feel so special by singing happy birthday and each one dancing with her. Crew was exceptionally friendly and helpful. Made sure everyone on the boat had a great day. Would recommend it... More 

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Debi G, Owner at Ally Cat Sailing Adventures, responded to this review

Hello from Sayulita! Thank you for spending your daughter's special day with us. Our crew loves birthday parties and helping the birthday person to feel pampered on that day. We hope to see you again, maybe on another "special" day. Pancho, Noah, and the Ally Cat Crew More 

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