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The Real Deal Boat Tours

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Address: Gros Islet, St. Lucia (Formerly Exodus Adventure)
Phone Number:
+1 758-484-6462
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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The Real Deal Boat Tours is a fun and interactive tour which highlights...

The Real Deal Boat Tours is a fun and interactive tour which highlights many of the island’s historic sites, natural attractions, local delights, lush scenery, shopping. We also provide tours to on-island guests who would prefer to experience St. Lucia in a more comprehensive manner. We offer customized excursions to satisfy all our clients’ needs.

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The best part of our vacation!

If you do one thing in St. Lucia, make sure this is it! :) This is truly the "real deal" when it comes to boat tours and it does not disappoint. We were blown away! We boarded the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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De Pere, Wisconsin

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De Pere, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you do one thing in St. Lucia, make sure this is it! :) This is truly the "real deal" when it comes to boat tours and it does not disappoint. We were blown away! We boarded the speedboat in the morning and Benji, Skinny Jimmy, and Alvin were very entertaining and informative about the sites were were passing. Benji... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went out with Skinny and wasn't disappointed. We were skeptical at first because we hadn't booked through sandles, but it was the best decision we made. I will highly recommend this company to any couples visiting St Lucia and any couples at the resort that haven't gone. Captain Alvin showed incredible professionalism and skinny was the best tour guide you... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic crew thanks Jimmy amazing day. Don't miss out people would highly recommend just se Jimmy on the beach for a great time and a safe trip

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Thank Helen D
Haubstadt, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome trip! Great boat ride and get to see so much in one day. It is an absolute must when in St. Lucia!

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Thank talmon13
St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jimmy the skipper and his brother Benny were great fun. We felt very safe and were looked after throughout the whole trip. The boat trip to Soufriere took in some lovely places and the commentary was very informative - a beautiful coastline. We pulled in to the beach and were taken by taxi to visit the sulphur springs/mud bath, then... More 

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Thank Sandra S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Alvin and tour guide RestaBenjamin are the nicest guys on the island. Spent the entire day with them and my family and they were a true pleasure to be with Resta knows everything you want to know about the island. Highly recommend!

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Thank Mike M
Oxfordshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Lyle booked us onto their great trip to see the Pitons, Mud Bath, Waterfall, lunch and snorkelling. The best part was the return journey at full speed with great music, great company and a few beers and rum punches - so much fun. The trip packed in a lot in a short space of time and is just perfect for... More 

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dalkeith
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Met lovely Lyle on the beach at Sandals Grande. Booked the power boat tour including the mud baths, waterfall, lunch, snorkelling etc,. We had a fantastic trip - really enjoyable! Thanks to Benji, Captain Alvin, Skinny Jimmy - you all made it a superb day!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Skinny Jimmy, Lyle, Benji and Captain Alvin are the best! These guys truly are the "Real Deal." We booked this trip with Lyle (Ly-Lee), on the beach during our first day at Sandals. The guys at the resort tried to scare us into cancelling, but we believed the testimonials from several other couples on the beach. Good call! The tour... More 

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1 Thank chazzmannn
Realdeal9412, Manager at The Real Deal Boat Tours, responded to this review

Dear Chazzmannn: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on your recent tour with The Real Deal Boat Tour. From time to time we recieve feedback about the resort trying to cancel, however rest assured that we are a legitimate tour company, fully licence by the government of the island, by you booking a tour... More 

Oakdale, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We stayed at the Sandals Grande and met Skinny Jimmy on the beach. We were skeptical at first however we looked them up on trip advisor and saw such great reviews so we called the real deal and booked our boat tour. I cannot say enough about these guys! They were so much fun and put together such a smooth... More 

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Realdeal9412, Manager at The Real Deal Boat Tours, responded to this review

Dear Kbanks1226 Many thanks for taking the opportunity to post such a lovely review on our tour. We take pride is showing guests some of the lovely sights and scenes of our beautiful island. No visit to St. Lucia is complete without visiting this unspoilt side of the island and we are happy that you chose to do it with... More 

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