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Friendship Rose Sailing Schooner

| Admirality Bay, Bequia
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Mustique

We had a lovely day out in Mustique; the captain and crew were all friendly and helpful with lots... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Rikkimca
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Melbourne, Australia
Beware - Kids get to Sail Free

The ship is a beauty, we had a lovely sail, the winds were high & the waves big. But that was no... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
sandysnowMichigan
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Michigan
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EXPLORE The Grenadines from Bequia with the Classic Island Schooner. SAIL in island style to the beautiful & uninhabited islands of the Grenadines… glide through sparkling seas… snorkel in crystal waters… Join the crew of the historic trading Schooner, hoist the sails… RELAX, let the chef and crew look after you… Watch for Flying Fish, Turtles, Dolphins, Whales… Stay for a day… or longer in traditional island hotels, classic island houses or relaxed beach hideaways.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tobago cays” (62 reviews)
“day trip” (16 reviews)
“banana bread” (6 reviews)
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| Admirality Bay, Bequia
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We had a lovely day out in Mustique; the captain and crew were all friendly and helpful with lots of info and answering any questions. Lovely food and drinks too and plenty of it too. Great day out; I would love to do Tobago Cays...More

Thank Rikkimca
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

The ship is a beauty, we had a lovely sail, the winds were high & the waves big. But that was no problem to any of us, as it was exciting & we definitely sailed. My only suggestion, if you are travelling as a couple...More

Thank sandysnowMichigan
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We did the sail to Mustique. Very friendly staff and beautiful sail. Lots to eat and drink. The vessel is very well set up. The food was very good. Very nice and relaxing. Did a walk around of a portion of Mustique, which is very...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Started with a light breakfast, very nice. Had expectation that it would be more luxurios, not just a bench to sit on. There was more confy seet down stares but who wants to sit in a small, dark room when sailing? The crew was friendly...More

Thank amanda86able
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

The 100-foot schooner Friendship Rose was built on Bequia's south side Friendship Beach using only hand tools, first serving as a passenger and freight ferry between the islands. The crew were fantastic and really made the experience. They were super attentive and friendly. The trip...More

1  Thank heynavysailor
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

The crew was friendly, informative, helpful and generally engaging. Beautiful trip, and some of the best snorkeling we have seen in the Carribean. The trip is bit long, three hours motor/sailing there and then three hours back left little time to snorkel. The only other...More

Thank brownk57
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a day trip to Tobago Cays on the Friendship Rose. It was an absolutely stunning day out. The crew were fantastic and really made the experience. Being able to snorkel with turtles was an absolute highlight. The food was excellent, lunch...More

Thank InnonBathCreek
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our extended family of 15 people, aged 11-80, recently spent a half-day tour with the Friendship Rose. It's an absolutely beautiful boat. There are plenty of cushions, benches, and seats, and we could relax wherever on the boat we liked as we sailed to a...More

Thank MikeWash
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

The 100 foot schooner Friendship Rose was built on Bequia's south side Friendship Beach, first serving as a passenger and freight ferry sailing between Saint Vincent and Bequia islands. Now it has been refitted and provides the best day trips to the Tobago Cays Marine...More

1  Thank frqentravlr
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

While visiting Bequia we booked a day tour with the Friendship Rose. We had an amazing day at full sail to Tobago Cays. The crew on the schooner were more than accommodating the entire day serving us breakfast, lunch and beverages. A special thanks to...More

1  Thank happydays22017
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reese6260
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Thanks for your enquiry - we would advise booking in advance to be guaranteed availability. You can either book online directly on our website, send us an email or pop into our waterfront office on the Belmont Walkway once... More
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