We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Best Day of Our Trip Awesome Time”

Moon Dance Day Charters
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: "Moon Dance" is a great way to explore St Maarten, and some of the surrounding beaches and islands.Relax on deck, or enjoy being a part of the crew. Use our fishing poles on board and the noodles.Use the kayak and dinghy to access the shore.
Reviewed July 18, 2011

My husband and I and 2 other newlywed couples rented a sailboat for the day .. We ate, we drank, we snorkeled, etc. It was a great time and very affordable, definetely would rent the boat again when we go down there. The captains are great and will take you wherever you want to go. Also the places they suggested were great

Thank Jillianspano
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review
Reviews (28)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

26 - 28 of 28 reviews

Reviewed June 22, 2011

is with Garth as your Captain. We go to St. Maarten every year. I have been to most of the Caribbean islands, but St. Maarten is my favorite. Now, for the second year in a row, part of that reason is Garth, and the beautiful MoonDance Sailboat.
Last year we chartered the MoonDance with Garth & his first mate Erick, to sail around & explore the waters off St. Maarten.
This year, the first thing we did upon arrival, was to look for Garth so we could charter the MoonDance. Again, this year, Garth did not disappoint. Assisted by Ian this year, we had a relaxing & leisurely half day sail. Garth will suggest spots to visit, or you can outline what you would like to do. We chose to allow Garth to choose the route. We went snorkeling at a beautiful cove (no need to bring anything, Garth provides the equipment)....Garth even provides beverages & snacks. All you need is your bathing suit & camera!
Thanks again Garth, & see you next year!

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 1, 2011

Garth was our captain on Moon Dance for our day-long sail. He's a very affable South African who has lived and sailed on the island for quite a few years. He's extremely knowledgeable about sailing in general and on this part of the Caribbean. Garth is our favorite kind of captain. He doesn't bend your ear if you want to be quiet, but he'll happily join in on the conversation if you want him to.

Garth's boat is big and fast as befits his many wins on the local racing circuit. He'll take you where you want to go so long as it's safe to go there. Snorkeling, scuba, swimming, or just sailing. He'll fix you up.

He'll do half day or full day or will even figure out a way to do longer sails if that's your preference.

This was our second time on his boat. Last time we did a 4 day course and he slept on the boat one night to save our having to drive from Grand Case when there was a lot of traffic due to construction. In short, he's willing to go out of his way to make sure you're happy. How often does that happen in your everyday life? <s>

Thank SusanX
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Moon Dance Day Charters also viewed

Sint Maarten, St Martin / St Maarten
Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten
Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten
Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten

Been to Moon Dance Day Charters? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing