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Address: Kaya Gobernador N. Debrot No. 67, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Phone Number: +599 786 7615
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The Bowalie is a luxurious and comfortable cabin sail boat. It's a 12,40m...

The Bowalie is a luxurious and comfortable cabin sail boat. It's a 12,40m Gibsea 402 Master. This gorgeous sail boat was built by Gibert Marine. The boat's fast, very well equipped and fitted with many conveniences.

There's a swimming deck with stairs at the back of the boat so you can easily get back on board again after a refreshing dive. Use the freshwater shower at the back to have a nice shower down. Of course there is a toilet on board and a place for you to change behind locked doors and to store your belongings.

A true sailing boat for you to enjoy

The Bowalie is well known for top class sailing. It's not without reason that the Bowalie has a track record of two years as winner of the International Bonaire Sailing Regatta in 2010 & 2011, third place in 2012 and second place in Racing Class in 2013.

In 2013, the boat has been out of the water for a great overhaul and we are proud to present Bowalie back in the water as a state of the art sailing vessel. Brand new copper based anti fowling, new sails, new paint job, freshly polished deck and many new features. Bowalie is reborn and as new again.

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Intimate & Fun Snorkeling Trip

We booked this excursion through the Princess Cruise line well in advance before departure from Ft. Lauderdale. Bonaire was one of our Caribbean island stops. There was a small... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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South Florida, Florida
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South Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked this excursion through the Princess Cruise line well in advance before departure from Ft. Lauderdale. Bonaire was one of our Caribbean island stops. There was a small group of 8 on board which was perfect for this size boat. It allowed some room to move about the boat and enjoy the gorgeous pristine turquoise blue coastal waters without... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone wants "The Best" Sailing adventure... well Bowalie is the Best ! This 42' yacht is meant to take you to the best snorkeling on the island... in luxury. The beauty is the owners & crew have great knowledge, along with engaging personalities that allow you to relax and take in the best of Bonaire. I would highly recommend this... More 

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We took this sailing cruise with 2 other couples. We had a great time. The owners were so nice. It was wonderful listening to their story of how they became a sailing company. If your visiting Bonaire take this cruise it's worth the money and very enjoyable.

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Bermuda Dunes
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very intimate excursion with only 8 people. Boat ride was fun and snorkeling was excellent. Very friendly people and would suggest this trip for anyone.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This past trip marks our 3rd excursion with Bowalie and, as always, did not disappoint! We did the sunset cruise this time and the scenery coupled with the amazing hospitality made for the most romantic and idyllic evening on the island. I cannot recommend Bowalie enough!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the Bowalie after reading reviews from TripAdvisor. Best excursion ever! We enjoyed the boat and the water. Lisette even took pictures for us! Thank you all for the memorable day!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went on a sunset sailboat cruise on our last day in Bonaire. This was my first time on a sailboat and it was a lot of fun. The crew was very friendly and served drinks and Hors d'oeuvre. The sunset was beautiful. While we were out we got to see large numbers of flying fish shooting above the waves.

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Our ship advertise Luxury cruise, Its was just a regular sail boat. Not LUXURY! Would not recommend.

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Lexington, KY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We did this excursion two years ago and loved it so much that we did it again this year. Sailing on a private yacht, great snorkeling and wonderful hospitality. Will do it again when we are in the area.

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Abington, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

One of our most favorite evenings in Bonaire is the Sunset Sail on the Bowalie. Captain Walter and his lovely First Mate Liezeth welcome you aboard with such gracious hospitality. The sail is smooth and beautiful, complemented with beverages and hordeurves that are delicious! They are quite knowledgeable about the island, where to go, places to dine. This is an... More 

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