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“Trip Cancelled due to Weather”

Soualiga Destinations Boat Tours
Ranked #1 of 57 Tours in Philipsburg
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: If you click on any to the excursions at the bottom of my listing, you are not booking with Soualiga Destinations. You must contact me personally at my email address here to reserve. We are the first company to offer our "most popular tour" the excursion around St. Martin from the Dutch side to the French side, stopping at Tintermarre Island to swim with sea turtles in the French Natural Reserve , stopping for a break at Pinel Island with a beautiful beach and unique boutique, a fantastic hot lunch in Grand Case, the culinary capital of the Caribbean, snorkeling again with lot's of colorful tropical fish at Creole Rock, the best snorkeling spot in St. Martin and then cruising back around the island stopping for a swim along the way and the last stop in Maho Bay under the approach to Princess Juliana International Airport, #3 in the list of the world's most dangerous airports. From the boat the planes pass right over your head. In keeping with our high standards, that have earned us the highest ratings on TripAdvisor we continue to offer the newest, fastest, most comfortable boats of all the companies offering this type of tour. We have shade and plenty of room to actually move around on board. Capt. Bob and Soualiga Destinations offers PERSONAL SERVICE for activities including water sports, scuba diving, snorkel/beach tours, private charters, inter island excursions to St. Barts and Anguilla, and all land and water based activities. We offer activities to ship passengers on a private level and to hotel, villa/condo and timeshare visitors. Please contact me , Capt. Bob for excursion details and we look forward to making your day or vacation in St. Martin the best day of your vacation.
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conifer, colorado
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Trip Cancelled due to Weather”
Reviewed September 30, 2013

My husband and I were on the Allure over Labor Day Week, while docked in St Marten the weather was not good due to Tropical Storm Gabriel. When my husband and I went to meet up with Capt Bob, Capt Bob was at the dock waiting for us. He informed us that he felt it wasn't safe to do the speedboat tour but would credit our deposit ASAP. We really appreciated his concern and he credited our deposit immediately. We look forward to the next time that we sail into St Martin. We will definitely be contacting Capt Bob to tour with him. Thank you Capt Bob!

Visited September 2013
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Island tour with Captain Tyrel”
Reviewed September 27, 2013

The speedboat tour with Captain Tyrel of Pirate Tours/ Soualiga Destinations was the best day of my entire holiday. The boat was fast and spectacular, the views and sites we visited were amazing, the service perfect (special thanks to Captain Bob for arranging transport and very good communication!). Snorkling made everybody excited as many different fish could be seen.
Captain Tyrel is a very nice guy and a very good guide. Informative, funny, enthousiastic, full of stories, and paid attention to everybody on his boat. Cold drinks were available the entire trip, the lunch was also very good. I would definitely recommend this tour! Price vs quality is better than good!

Visited August 2013
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“Great day on the water”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

We had a terrific time with Capt Chris. Beautiful weather, fun group of people, calm clear water made for good snorkeling & swimming, great lunch, & just a lot of fun.
Capt Chris was very knowledgeable & informative & just a perfect host.
Highly recommend this trip for a fantastic day trip.

Visited August 2013
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Jamestown, Ohio, United States
1 review
“We had the time of our lives!!”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

We took the Soualiga Excursion last year with Capt. Bob Cass and enjoyed it so much that we took a second one before we left St. Martin! It was once again at the top of the list of things we wanted to do this year when we returned to St. Martin. We had a different Captain this year, Chris, who was so nice and very informative. We love snorkeling, the beautiful water and the places that the trip takes you to. The lunch is delicious and all the people on our boat became new friends. You absolutely will not be dissapointed!

Visited September 2013
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Long Island, NY
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“This day excursion had it all..”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

All the excellent reviews were valid. The company was meticulous about making sure you have a fabulous time, see everything on the itinerary, and make sure you were safe. And, if you are on cruise ship and are worried about getting back on ship on time, don't, they are very on top of the timing as many of the folks on board are on cruise ships...

There's great food, the other folks on the tour are great and you feel like you are on friends ship.!. Also, the captain that day, Chris, was fantastic--- My hat blew off in like 20 seconds of taking off , and he made sure to go back, and retrieve it, .!.

Visited September 2013
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