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Pau Hana Flying Circus Catamarans

#23 of 72 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Hilton Head Features Animals
86 Helmsman Way, Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-686-2582
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Great cruise on Flying Circus

Our family spent 3 hours on the water with Captain Bob during spring break. Not only did we have a... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Relaxing and Beautiful

The Paul Hana is rare in that it doesn't overbook. There's plenty of room to move about for... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
Greenville, South Carolina
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86 Helmsman Way, Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-686-2582

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

Our family spent 3 hours on the water with Captain Bob during spring break. Not only did we have a perfect day on the water, we enjoyed engaging conversation with Bob. Our family of 5 had plenty of room to roam on the boat. Would...More

1  Thank rtsaekdb
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The Paul Hana is rare in that it doesn't overbook. There's plenty of room to move about for different views or conversations with other passengers. You can sit, stand or walk about the generous deck. Great views and a little bit of insight into Hilton...More

Thank Travlr929
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We spent a beautiful evening with Jeanne and her very special captain/husband. This couple is top-rate in making your sail a memorable and one-of-kind experience. Of course the sunset, dolphins, and pelicans certainly do their part! But all-in-all there's no substitute for such gracious hosts...More

2  Thank Cherr63
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We booked a sunset cruise for our party of 8 before going to Hilton Head. We were told to call after 3:00 that afternoon to make sure the weather was good to go. When we called, we were told that since we were the only...More

4  Thank JBwalsh
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband, 13 month old baby and I went on the sunset sail where we had a wonderful time. The customer service was fantastic. Jeanne was patient over the phone while answering our many questions about traveling on board with a baby. The sail was...More

1  Thank HardWorkingRN
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We booked this sunset cruise located in the Palmetto Bay Marina. Jeanne,the owner was very helpful in getting us booked for a perfect evening. Captain Rick and First Mate Nick were very informative about the waters around Hilton Head Island. Both gentlemen were professional and...More

1  Thank Ann G
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I went through multiple sunset cruise options, but stumbled upon Pau Hana when having breakfast at Palmetto Bay Sunrise Cafe. The price was exactly the same as the competition, but the perks is what won us over. BYOE (bring your own everything),...More

3  Thank hannah_luther
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

I loved this tour. It was beautiful and Jeanne was the most informative guide! I will definitely do this again!

1  Thank Cee Cee C
Reviewed August 31, 2016

I know that the owners can't control the clientele but this is billed as a sunset cruise and what we got was a booze cruise. A large group brought enough alcohol for a 3 week charter cruise - and they had already been drinking. They...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We recently visited Hilton head with our family and friends (teenagers and younger kids). We were looking for something that offered an ocean view of the island, something the adults and the kids would enjoy..... We decided on the Pau Hana. I have to say...More

1  Thank Starrlight25
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We are visiting for a week in February. What are the rates for rental?
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Is this a group sail where families sail with other families or is it a private sail?
March 29, 2015|
Response from NYCFlo | Reviewed this property |
Both are options. Guests are grouped together in the multi-passenger Pau Hana, max 43, so there is plenty of room for all. Flying Circus sails as a private trip for just your party, max 6pp, plus the captain. Both boats are... More