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Octopus Sailing Charters: Tours & Tickets

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“sunset cruise”(106 reviews)
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Welcome on the OCTOPUS! Our highly experienced captain Jethro and crew would love to welcome you on board of the Octopus. Enjoy one of our arrangements together with your friends and family, while we sail along the most beautiful places of Aruba...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

What a way to see the sunset! Professional crew, great food, good drinks. Definitely your money's worth. Crew had time for a conversation and are able to tell you all about Aruba! Food was served with perfect timing and they have a real nice Aruba...More

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Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Last week, my husband, two daughters (12, 7) and I sailed this cruise and we had a wonderful time. Our guides were very friendly and engaging with us and the other guests. It was really nice to be part of a smaller group for our...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great trip we left the dock and had Mimosas and blueberry muffins. We snorkeled close to shore about 10 ft and saw a lot of fish. They then served tuna wraps and drinks. We snorkeled at a wreck but the wind was high and the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 168JohnR168
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I took the sunset cruise with the excellent crew of Martin and Roger. What a wonderful way to spend our last night in Aruba. This company does not overbook its cruises, so we had plenty of space to move around. It also...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank MMCELT
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our group of 4 included two seniors. To get to the Ship you need to ride on a small dingy. There is no dock and you need to walk in the surf to get into the dingy. The surf was rough the day we scheduled...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank FQ164831
Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, we would like to respond to your complaint. First of all we are really sorry to hear you didn't do the trip. Normally we have another boat (26 ft Bayliner) which we use to shuttle the guests the the catamaran. The boat was out...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The guys in charge were extremely helpful and friendly. They kept track of where we were and told us to come in when we were to far out .Helped us get to snorkeling site. Only problem was motor was hard to start after snorkeling.More

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Date of experience: November 2019
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Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on the Aqua Donut ! All of our crew members are determined to help you and show you the best spots on the island. We will pass on your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly professional crew and lots of fun!!! Highly recommended on your next trip to Aruba’s Palm Beach area.More

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Date of experience: October 2019
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Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us on the sunset cruise :) Our crew loves what they do! and more importantly we all care about getting to know our guests, where they are joining us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sunset sail with the Octopus is a must. The crew is absolutely wonderful and the food was great. Very happy i booked this one.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Jman7188
Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us on the sunset cruise :) Looking forward to seeing you on the Octopus again in the near future!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went at the end of October and it was such a beautiful ride. We had my 2 young kids with us and felt completely safe the whole time. The crew was very attentive and it was a fun and safe ride with a beautiful...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
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Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. Safety first and great to hear you even could enjoy some cocktails. We hope to onboard you in the future again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently booked a private catamaran for our group of 16 people and it was the highlight of our trip! They picked us up right from the beach of our hotel which was very convenient. The crew was amazing and provided us with great drinks...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank apagan4182
Discover784765, Guest Relations Manager at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review and great to hear you have enjoyed the private catamaran trip. And WoW, the highlight of your trip to Aruba, thanks for that! Look forward to meet again!

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Edistowildcat
September 9, 2019|
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Response from Arubabobo | Reviewed this property |
You have to go to the Holiday Inn area by the water and they sail out from there. You will have to take a cab to get to that location.
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Lisa R
July 30, 2019|
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Response from Casey B | Reviewed this property |
It can fold down but cannot be totally removed.
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yanksbucs
February 20, 2019|
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Response from marx3 | Reviewed this property |
Keep in mind the 5 or 6 person donut is pretty small and not powerful. I would plan at least an hour to arashi. and then plan an hour back
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