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Gemini Sailing Charters

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Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Parking fees hurt experience

We took the 11 am cruise out of Regency Hyatt beach. The trip was worth the money, but the crew... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Keith T
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Saint Charles, Missouri
Wonderful boat trip, friendly crew, great food and drinks

We were welcomed by a very friendly crew member, Corey and then departed at 11am sharp. The entire... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Mrk303
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Ossining, New York
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Gemini is a 64' luxury catamaran designed to carry 75 passengers, but limit her to carry only 49, making Gemini Ka'anapali's most spacious catamaran. Gemini is also the only catamaran on Maui to have viewports in each hull to experience the whales, dolphins and amazing marine life without getting wet! We offer year round Snorkeling Adventures, seasonal Whale Watches and Sunset Sails. Discover Aloha on the Ocean!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We took the 11 am cruise out of Regency Hyatt beach. The trip was worth the money, but the crew was not as informative or friendly as we have found Trilogy cruises. THE Rengency will valet park your car for $25, but the Valet told...More

Thank Keith T
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Management response:Responded August 29, 2017

Mahalo for choosing Gemini Charters and for sharing your honest review. We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the snorkeling and the sailing with the spinner dolphins. We are sorry to hear of your disappointment regarding the parking fees. The valet attendant was...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We were welcomed by a very friendly crew member, Corey and then departed at 11am sharp. The entire staff was very friendly, the snorkeling spot was pretty nice. A good hour and a half snorkeling. You jump back on the ship where you are welcomed...More

1  Thank Mrk303
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Management response:Responded August 21, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us here at Gemini Charters! We couldn't be happier knowing how much you enjoyed your tour and thank you for your wonderful review. We'll be sure to pass on the great comments to Cory and the rest of the...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Maui for years! We have done many snorkel or sunset sails! We did the Gemini sunset sail this time and Sam one of the crew members made this trip so memorable! She was fun and went out of her way...More

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Management response:Responded August 21, 2017

Mahalo for choosing Gemini Charters and for the great review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the Sunset Sail. We will be sure to pass on the nice comments to Sammi. Hope to see you again soon! Aloha!

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Reviewed August 18, 2017

My son got married August 3rd in Maui and we had our sunset welcome cruise / rehearsal dinner on the Gemini. It was excellent! The crew was very accommodating for our group of 25. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable and the food and...More

Thank bsfrankum
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Management response:Responded August 21, 2017

Congratulations on the wedding! Thank you very much for your great review. We are very glad that you, your friends and family all enjoyed their time aboard Gemini. Mahalo nui loa for allowing us to be a part of such a joyous event! Hope to...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

My daughter and I took the sunset sail off the beach of Kaanapali on the Gemini. It is a catamaran sailboat so it does have the net you can sit in. The crew was wonderful and could not have been more accommodating. We had a...More

Thank Carol S
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Management response:Responded August 18, 2017

Thank you for choosing to join us here at Gemini Charters and for your kind review! We apologize for the seat saving issue and glad to hear you still had a great time. Mahalo and Aloha!

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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

The most fun we've had in Hawaii! I would highly recommend this trip! Snorkeling next to a sea turtle was incredible, saw a school of dolphins and the crew landed a 40lb Ono on the sail back. Great trip, Captain and crew were excellent!

Thank PastoreCFD
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Management response:Responded August 12, 2017

Mahalo for joining us and for sharing your great review! We hope to see you on the water again. Aloha!

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Reviewed August 10, 2017

Just did our snorkel trip today. Westin recommended Gemini . We loved it. We have been on almost all of the different ones. We were so happy today crew was amazing. This was the first time I have been able to get so close to...More

Thank Beverly K
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Management response:Responded August 11, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us and for your fantastic review! Until we meet again... Mahalo and Aloha!

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went on the snorkeling and sailing cruise today. It was wonderful. The crew is friendly and knowledgable, but laid back. The captain took time to go out of the way a little when a pod of dolphins was spotted. We were...More

1  Thank Melissa B
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Management response:Responded August 11, 2017

We are so glad to have had you out on our Snorkel Sail! Thank you for choosing us here at Gemini Charters and for taking the time to share your review. We hope to see you out on the water again! Mahalo and Aloha.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Second time going out on the Gemini, and had just as great of a time as the first! Crew is super friendly and knowledgable, the food is great, and the tours are unbeatable! Will definitely be back again!

Thank saradean11
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Management response:Responded August 11, 2017

Mahalo for joining us again on Gemini and for sharing your great review!

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We had done the sunset sail with Gemini Charters the last time we were on Maui in 2009, and since it was the highlight of our trip, we decided to do it again. In 2009 we experienced being right in the middle of a pod...More

2  Thank SpokaneLori
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Management response:Responded August 11, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us and for taking the time to share your wonderful review! We couldn't be happier knowing how much you enjoyed your time on the water with us and hope to see you again! Mahalo and Aloha!

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staceydoetzel
February 27, 2018|
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Response from michael w | Reviewed this property |
Not a problem and crew has a number of remedies to avoid or minimize sea sickness
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sazzle102
May 2, 2017|
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Response from ming2013Lahaina | Property representative |
Yes, Gemini plays Pandora and can play anything you request.
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KLK203
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
There is a fresh water hose on board to rinse off the salt water after a swim or snorkelling. There are very small marine heads (toilets) on board. There are public washrooms in the pool area of the Westin but I don't know... More
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