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Tropical Day Sails

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Charter and snorkel the marvel-worthy islands of the BVI on board our comfortable 40 foot sailing catamaran "Tropical Spirit". Whether you are visiting any of our BVI ports on a cruise ship or staying in an idyllic villa or relaxing resort on...more
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Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbour, Spanish Town VG1110, Virgin Gorda
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Our family of four (two teens) had a wonderful day sailing with Captain Jacques and Tyler! We had a join in sail with two wonderfuly ladies from New Jersey. We did the day sail to Jost Van Dyke stopping at Monkey Point to snorkel. Tyler...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

My family just enjoyed a day sail from Virgin Gorda to Anegada with Tropical day Sails. Captain Jacques was a real pro--he sailed this catamaran 40-plus days from his native South Africa--and we felt in great hands. Sunet made everything seamless, from booking our trip...More

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Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Hi DawsonF and lovely family! This is a very special and tremendous compliment which we hold dear to our hearts! Thank you! I have a feeling the BVI, and us, will welcome you all back soon. You were fantastic guests and loved our sail with...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I do not even know where to begin this review because every expectation was met and every aspect of our experience with Captain Jacques and his wife Sunet was wonderful. Sunet was so knowledgeable as we discussed and planned a full day private charter for...More

Thank JoInTexas
sunetg, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi JoInTexas, Stunning stunning words and recount of a highlight sail for us as well! Thank you! We appreciate the time you took to not only choosing us to give Terry (a.k.a. Youngblooood :-) ) a special birthday, but also for this well-written detailed review....More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We had 2 families (4 parents and 6 kids ages 8-19). We were lucky to sail with Captain Jacques and his lovely wife Sunet. As with most excursions, traveling with the owners makes it even better. From the original booking through the day, TDS was...More

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sunetg, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi SteveWilliams62, What a delight to read this review! This day spent with your two families felt like a day spent with friends. We loved every minute. Sometimes you can just tell in the first ten minutes of a charter that it will be a...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great day with Jacques and his crew. We were so fortunate that the NCL excursion was booked; we found Tropical on our own and could not believe our good fortune. It is a smaller cat so there were 20 of us, not...More

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Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi DocNichols, This is simply one of those reviews which makes us beam with pride. Thank you so very much for taking the time to give us great feedback. We love what we do with our whole hearts and to hear you'll be back for...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

I booked a day trip for myself and 8 other friends. There is no question that our time sailing with Tropical Day Sails was the highlight of our trip. There were several people in my group who were not strong swimmers and the TDS team...More

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Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Hi Marah T, Your review made our day! Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your experience! We hoped that our charter out with us would be the most memorable activity and we are so happy to hear we lived...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

My husband and I were thrilled with our day trip adventure from Virgin Gorda to Norman Island. The snorkeling was fantastic as Cpt Jacque sailed right into a lovely spot while Erika did a great job guiding the group in the water. We docked for...More

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Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

We are thrilled to read such a delightful review. Thank you! We are so happy to hear you both had a great time with us. Captain Jacques sure takes great care of guests' safety and comfort...so that the experience feels like 'home'. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

My Husband booked a day trip for my Birthday. We had travel issues - but no worries, Sunet rescheduled our trip and offered assistance all weekend with accommodations for local lodging and transport. The private sale day trip was all we hoped for-Jacques and Erica...More

Thank Candeman28
Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Dear Candeman28, We love to give you more than you expected and really just care deeply that you have the best experience from the moment you book and for years to come further. We are honored that you chose us to help you plan your...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This is our second time sailing with Jacques. His attention to detail and commitment to his customers is beyond reproach. For this trip our flight in was significantly delayed making it impossible for us to make our charter - we called Sunet and she was...More

Thank CandysMan28
Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi CandysMan28, We appreciate this kind review immensely! We are so honored that you chose us to take you out sailing! We believe the experience with Tropical Day Sails starts at the very first day of contact, but more importantly, we also believe that lasting...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

On our stop to Tortola for the day we went on an excursion through Tropical Day Sails and we did not regret it. It was one of the best excursions we've been on. He truly cares about his customers and was always there to help...More

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Tropicaldaysails, Owner at Tropical Day Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Dear lexijake, You have just hit the nail on the head why we often walk away from a day on the water with our guests and think...man, we love what we do! Captain Jacques is awesome, agreed, and that's why he was the Virgin Islands...More

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13 February 2017|
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Response from bjp893 | Reviewed this property |
One day was around Jost van dyke; off Sandy Cay and Diamond Cay. Second trip was when we were at Virgin Gorda and they took us to two locations in the area. Sorry can't be more specific
Macallan W
19 May 2016|
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Response from Tropicaldaysails | Property representative |
Hi Macallan W! The biggest apology for not seeing your question here on TripAdvisor. I don't think you have emailed us directly yet, so I'll answer here... We have a variety of packages available for private hire of our... More
4 April 2016|
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Response from Tropicaldaysails | Property representative |
Hi Sue, I have just replied via private message. I hope we have answered all your questions. Thanks very much to gary b and Catherine for your recommendations! Hope to see you back here soon :-)