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Moon Dance Day Charters

Billy Folly Rd, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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1/2 day sail on Moondance

Words cannot describe the fantastic day we just had on Moondance. We ported in Sint Maarten during... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Kara W
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Moon Dance/Aqua Mania Adventures!

Wonderful Vacation in St Maarten with Aqua Mania Adventures Another sunny St Maarten vacation in... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
esmith12
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Zachary, Louisiana
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"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.
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Words cannot describe the fantastic day we just had on Moondance. We ported in Sint Maarten during a Disney cruise and chartered a half day sail for 6 people (3 adults and 3 boys ages 9, 12, and 13) and enjoyed a memorable day sailing...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Captain at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Hi Kara It was a pleasure to host your family on MoonDance ... what a great group, just the guests we love to welcome on board. Please come back and visit, we have new spots to go and more fun to have. Warm reagrds Garth

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Wonderful Vacation in St Maarten with Aqua Mania Adventures Another sunny St Maarten vacation in the books. Family vacation exceeds all expectations! Tuesday started off with a trip on the Edge Fast Ferry at Simpson Bay/AquaMania Adventures to St Barths. Smooth fast ride over. Did...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Public Relations Manager at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Elaine, So great to have you guys on board again, and again post Irma. Our first charter after all the chaos and a real treat to see you guys and spend some time with you. We so look forward to your next visit with...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Had a great time on Sail la Vie with Garth the captain and an American from St. Louis as the mate, Sorry can't remember his name. the "Christmas Winds" were upon us so Garth gave us two options..we chose the smoother course and it was...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! Dan and I truly enjoyed having you aboard Sail La Vie. The winds were a bit strong that day, but you guys didn't mind at all! It was my pleasure telling you about...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were in St. Maarten on a cruise and booked a full day sail on Moon Dance for eight of us on November 7. Garth was great to work with. He was very responsive to e-mails leading up to our charter and clearly wanted us...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you so much for leaving this fabulous review! It was such fun having you aboard MoonDance, even though the weather gods prevented us to actually sail properly.. At least the swimming and snorkeling was great because of these conditions! We would love to see...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

What a wonderful Thanksgiving day sailing (who could ask for more).!! Garth is an excellent captain . My husband and I ,took sailing lessons with Garth several years ago, and were very eager to return -this time we brought our son ,so he could enjoy...More

Thank Connie R
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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2016

Hi Connie, It was great to have you and your husband back on the boat and how wonderful you brought your son as well! You were one of our first students so it was fantastic to see you came back to St Maarten and booked...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I just did four days of sailing lessons with Garth (the skipper) for my US Sailing certification -- it was excellent! Garth is an extremely experienced, lifelong sailor (and captain). The boat is in excellent shape and there were no problems with the sails, rigging,...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2016

Hi Luke, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an incredible review! It was a pleasure working with you on another certification. It is great you keep coming back and develop more sailing skills. We hope you have a great trip in February...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We have been on Moondance with Garth several times over the years. Not only is he a great captain, showing us many special areas around St Maarten/St Martin, he is also an amazing sailing instructor. He introduced us to the joy of sailing, which has...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Hi Ken and Dale, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a fabulous review! It is always a pleasure having you aboard! It was lovely spending time with you, not only on the MoonDance Charter but also in Saba when you decided to...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were grateful for a very relaxing and fun adventure to Tintemarre. Garth was an excellent boat captain, so very knowledgable about the island and surrounding islands. I had struggled in the past with snorkeling and he gave excellent lessons! We saw turtles, sea urchins,...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Hi Amy + Jim, It was a pleasure having you on the boat the other day! Thank you for taking the time to leave this fabulous review. It is great to hear you had such a good time and you really got that snorkeling down...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Just returned from another unforgettable sailing on Moondance. Put this charter on your "must do list" when you are planning your visit to St Maarten. Two fantastic days of beautiful weather, great sailing and great company!!! Captain Garth makes sailing seem so easy and relaxing....More

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Hi Elaine, Thank you so much for this fabulous review! It is always great to welcome you and Rick back aboard! You make for very easy guests that keep enjoying everything that our beautiful island has to offer. Let us know when you will be...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

We had 7 guests and we chartered the Sail la Vie. We took the day trip to Anguilla and couldn't have been happier with our choice. We loved stopping to swim/snorkle and take in the beautiful ocean. Captain Garth and Jamali made the trip really...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2016

Thank you so much for this fabulous review about your day on Sail La Vie! We love showing people the beauty of our island and Anguilla, there is just something magical about these wonderful islands. Sail La Vie offers great comfort and is spacious enough...More

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It was $500 for 4 hours - we had 3. \If you have 5 it would be $100 a person.
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