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Address: | Simpson Bay, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Experience some of the finest sailing in the turquoise waters of St....

Experience some of the finest sailing in the turquoise waters of St. Maarten/St. Martin. Your choice sail or power. Our 45 foot catamaran offers scheduled and customized private charters. The open plan configuration, large deck and trampoline areas provide expansive space and seating for a number of guests. All of our full day sailing charters include scrumptious hot lunch with salads, drinks, fishing rods, snorkel equipment and great music. We can alter our trips to meet your needs, that is what we are all about - flexibility and personalized service.

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Ian is an awesome skipper. Not only is he a world class skipper (both racing and cruising) but he is also a great host. His catamaran sails well and is very spacious. The BBQs are... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ian is an awesome skipper. Not only is he a world class skipper (both racing and cruising) but he is also a great host. His catamaran sails well and is very spacious. The BBQs are legendary. Great holiday

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've now been sailing with Ian and team for over ten years, and cannot recommend a better crew. We sail regattas and chill out too. We've just won our class at Antigua Race Week (winning overall four bullets out of five days), and that's down to his skill skippering. But not just that, BBQ off the back of the boat,... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I have charted 'Spellbound' catamaran skipped by Ian Martin for 50th Anniversary Antigua Regatta. Not only did we win the Regatta on Ian's boat, but we had an absolutely unforgettable 12 days on his boat. Ian is an extremely experienced skipper, who drives his boat to perfection. You can learn a lot from him, and you could... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent yesterday with Capt. Ian and Catherine and couldn't have had a better time. They were both professional and fun to be around. Great snorkeling, amazing lunch, drinks stayed full, and a relaxing sail to end the day. Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Ian and the crew were fantastic. Great communication and planned a perfect trip. Helped pick us up at a destination closer to us because we were a group of 15 including 8 kids. They were very attentive and Ginger, the first mate, was a big hit with the kids and adults. They were well stocked with bottomless drinks for adults... More 

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic day with Captain Ian and the crew. We had 8 kids that asked a lot of questions and explored the boat. We saw dolphins, sea turtles, and barracuda (under the boat). Lunch was expertly grilled chicken and ribs with plenty of drinks and snacks. It was a beautiful day and we were well taken care of.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a wonderful day in St. Maarten!! We chartered the Spellbound for a day sail while in port on a cruise. We had 4 families (8 adults/9 kids). It was the perfect day! Captain Ian, Sandy, and Cindy were all great. The meal was delicious! The cooler stayed well stocked. We enjoyed the sailing, snorkeling, swimming, and hanging out on... More 

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely - hands down -the best day of the vacation!!! To say that Ian and his crew are the best would be an understatement. We did a whole day with family and friends and sailed to Anguilla. Started the day with drinks and great music to get the party tolling!! Snacks and lunch were delicious. Swimming in the crystal blue... More 

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is the only time I have ever reviewed something. Captain Ian and his crew were absolutely great. They were accommodating and friendly the whole time. I can't wait till next year to do it again. Thx Ian...and Ginger too

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Last week we took our second magical sail on the sea with Captain Ian and his crew, Sandy and Sven, in addition to Captain Ian's sweet dog Ginger! Everyone makes you feel at home and is very entertaining. The day of our trip we were fortunate to have calm sea conditions, this prompted Captain Ian to sugguest taking his boat... More 

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