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Unforgettable BVI charter trip with Captain Joe!

We recently returned from our "best vacation ever" sailing through the BVI. Patouche Charters and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
San Antonio, Texas
Best Snorkeling Charter in The VI

I have taken it’s of charts in USVI and BVI. Joe is the best hands down. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Barry F
Palatine, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently returned from our "best vacation ever" sailing through the BVI. Patouche Charters and Captain Joe made our experience one we will never forget. Having been in the BVI for many years, he knows all about the history and interesting details about all of...More

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Joe S, Owner at Patouche Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much, you guys were great absolutely my pleasure taking y'all out and helping "continue" Jimmys 50th bday!

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I have taken it’s of charts in USVI and BVI. Joe is the best hands down. Friendly. Knowledgeable. Flexible. He is simply the best. If he is available, use him

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I'm so thankful the shore excursion for The Baths at Virgin Gorda was sold out on my Disney Cruise, because if it hadn't been, then I never would have found Capt. Joe at Patouche Charters. After reading the reviews from cruise passengers pertaining to their...More

1  Thank Tina P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We booked the Baths charter for our day in Tortola during our Disney Cruise. Captain Joe took us snorkeling in the morning, to the Loose Mongoose for lunch (def get the chicken roti it was amazing) and then on to the Baths. Captain Joe gives...More

1  Thank Michele D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We booked Joe's charter tour off a Disney cruise on Aug. 1 for my family of 5 (wife and three boys (11, 7, 5). Throughout the ride, Joe offered up interesting facts/stories and was always aware of his passengers and showed genuine caring that everyone...More

2  Thank cdmtom
Reviewed 15 August 2017

On the recommendation from the owners of the villa, we chartered Patouche for our party of 4 adults and 4 teenagers. They were spot on. We have chartered multiple times in the BVI and we have had good experiences and not so good experiences; however,...More

1  Thank TJinMD
Reviewed 25 July 2017

As I have an aversion to cruise ship excursions (and the throngs of people who partake), I decided to book a day sail for my family and two other families we were cruising with. While I was a little nervous about this, once we boarded...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had a fantastic time on the trip to the Baths and snorkeling. We got there and snorkeled to shore and walked through the baths with ease - so fun. Our captain told us to go the perfect way - no crowd or traffic. There...More

1  Thank Scott U
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My family and I met Captain Joe when our cruise ship was in port and he took us out for a day charter. Joe was fun, personal, and passionate about the islands making it the BEST day we had the whole vacation. A year later...More

1  Thank dspiper2017
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Our family was lucky enough to hang out with Captain Joe last week in the BVI's. My husband and I met him 13 years ago when we were here last...he was still just as fantastic. Our youngest, 7, was nervous to go snorkeling our first...More

1  Thank Darci B
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Response from dunnhorn1 | Reviewed this property |
We also took a day trip but I am aware that Joe does overnight charters. If I was wanting to do an overnight, he would be the first person I would call, as it was clear he was savvy to the area, was an expert sailor and was... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from joemurph555 | Reviewed this property |
Picked us up at terminal or actually just outside it