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The VI Cat

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54' long Catamaran that is US Coast Guard Certified to carry 80 passengers and 4 crew. Wide-open decks with ample seating areas to enjoy the sunshine or shade below the spacious canopy. This catamaran boasts a stand-up bar, two marine-style...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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5 Estate Bakkeroe, 00801, St. Thomas
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All reviews captain joe dinner cruise turtle cove buck island sea turtles fish rum punch snorkeling trip staying at the marriott great trip sunset sail crew members great afternoon highly recommend this trip drinks and snacks awesome crew boat ride
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Reviewed yesterday

Our three-generation 7 person family went out on the VI Cat catamaran trip for a 3 hour tour to Buck Island/Turtle Cove. We got a cab to take us to the Marriott about 10 minutes away from the cruise terminal, and once we reached the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 2travelbuffs
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Review of: Sunset Sail

We signed up for this catamaran cruise on the Castaway Girl 1 with Jolene, Marshall and Patrick last week. While the weather didn’t cooperate- no wind for sailing- the sunset did! Was wonderful to get off the big boat and get closer to the water...More

1  Thank pax1065
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My girlfriend, my brother and I all had the great pleasure of spending our last day in St. Thomas with Mike and Joe on the VI Cat! The Turtle Cove snorkeling did not disappoint. We saw plenty of sea turtles up close and other marine...More

1  Thank mcenerykevin
Reviewed 3 days ago

Captain Joe and Brian were great hosts!!! We had a blast on the boat and in the water snorkeling with sea turtles and many tropical fish. They are very good at letting people know that this is the animals world and we are here to...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 486shannons
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Joe the captain and Bryan and Marshall were amazing! Made sure we were having a great time and our drinks always stayed full! The food was also great! BBQ. Highly recommend this trip

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Janette J
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We at The VI Cat are glad you enjoyed your dinner sail with us. Thank you for letting The VI Cat be a part of your St. Thomas experience. We appreciate the review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only in St. Thomas for three days and in that time took TWO trips on the VI Cat: the Friday night dinner cruise and the snorkeling trip to Turtle Cove. Both trips were amazing and we would highly recommend booking!! My favorite was...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Deanne G
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Deanne, great to hear that you enjoyed both our Dinner Sail and Turtle Cove Snorkel and Sail. We couldn't agree with you more, the weather is beautiful here in St. Thomas. We appreciate your understanding as our reefs recover from the 2017 hurricanes. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fabulous time on this excursion. The staff was great, saw sea turtles, stingrays & other colorful fish. Had plenty of time in the water & had a nice relaxing trip back to the dock with complimentary drinks. Would definitely do this again! Thank...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Resort255457
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So happy you enjoyed your experience with The VI Cat! Please visit us again the next time you are in St. Thomas.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very accommodating and friendly. It was a great experience and we highly recommend the cruise. The views were amazing, food was good, boat is Beautiful, and the drinks kept coming. Very romantic evening for my fiance and I.

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Explore45683646129
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The crew of The VI Cat are happy to hear you and your fiance' enjoyed your romantic sail! Congratulations!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a rewarding experience seeing large tortoises and an interesting shipwreck. Serena, our guide, made a big difference in leading snorkelers, some beginners and some experienced, to the sites worth seeing. Before the snorkeling began she distributed safety vests and showed everyone how to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tina H
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We at The VI Cat are appreciative of your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed yourself, we hope to have you back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this tour on the Castaway III from our cruise ship and we had a great time. We have been snorkeling for over 20 years and some of the sites can be very disappointing, which is not always the fault of the tour operators....More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank scottr
friendofthevicat, Public Relations Manager at The VI Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your understanding. The coral reefs have not returned to their former glory but are still a sight to behold! We at The VI Cat are happy to hear you enjoyed yourself.

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53family
12 July 2018|
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Response from Jim C | Property representative |
You can make it. Give us a cal at 340 690 2287
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Kate B
3 July 2018|
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Response from VIPERUSVI | Property representative |
Give us a call at 340 690 2287. We have a BBQ Dinner sail to St. John too view the fireworks. We are family friendly
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KELBailey
19 August 2017|
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Response from Jim C | Property representative |
Greetings! The Harbor Lights Dinner Sail can be as casual as you make it. We have no dress code other than no shoes! Shorts, sun dresses, Hawaiian shirts, and tank tops are all acceptable attire. We want you to be... More
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