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Octopus Sailing Charters

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J.E. Irausquin Blvd 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 560 6565
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Capt Jethro and crew were very accomodating,friendly & offered great service; They made sure... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
padgett333
Great experience

Had a great snorkeling trip with Octopus. The ship is very familiar, with a maximum of 6 persons... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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. Enjoy the underwater world, while snorkeling and tasting our great food and drinks. Or enjoy music and watch the mind-blowing sunset. The 40 foot trimaran sailboat accommodates 24 people and will make it feel like a private trip. All equipment included. We as your crew will give you the personal service and attention you deserve.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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J.E. Irausquin Blvd 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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+297 560 6565

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Capt Jethro and crew were very accomodating,friendly & offered great service; They made sure everyone was equipped properly & gave detailed instruction on how to snorkel to the newbies.They offered soda,water, & for those who needed little stronger refreshment Aruba Arriba Rum.(smile) also offered Turkey...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your comprehensive review. Thank you for your many compliments. Your review makes us very happy, then we know that we have achieved our goals! It's been a pleasure having you with us. Hopefully we will see you soon again. Greetings Team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great snorkeling trip with Octopus. The ship is very familiar, with a maximum of 6 persons. The captain was very friendly to us and got a lot of humor. :) After starting the trip you get some Mimosa. The first stop was at...More

Thank sERi O
OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your comprehensive review. Thank you for your compliments. You have described very well how the sailing trip is expired. The octopus team will be very happy with your review, so we know we have achieved our goals! Hopefully we will see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a good value. We had a nice sunset and did some sailing. Unfortunately, our guide was asking for our email addresses right when the sun was going down. We were back in within minutes of the sun going down. I like a sunset...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. I'm sorry to hear that you feel this way about what happens. Very annoying that our guide did that at the sunset moment, that will definitely not happen anymore. We have discussed your criticism in the meeting. Fortunately, this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner's were kind enough to accommodate us the day of the snorkeling trip, literally 30 minutes before departure for the excursion. We were treated with mimosas, pastries, and fruit on the ride to the first stop. The captain was very welcoming. He went around...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your comprehensive review. We are very glad that you have told your experience for the other people. Nice that everything has been desirable and thanks for recommending it. Hopefully we will see you soon again. It's been a pleasure having you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took two sailing trips while in Aruba and watched several more board, this was head and shoulders above the rest. There were only 8 passengers (compared to around 100 boarding some other boats), the crew was laid back, personable and entertaining. When we're back...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Josh, Thank you for your comprehensive review. Thank you for your compliments. We're glad we can make a difference with the other busy boats. It's been a pleasure having you with us. Hopefully we will see you soon again. Greetings Team Octopus

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted to say that the crew did a great job on our snorkel trip and my kids who had never gone before had a great time. Everything was done first class and we also had an excellent meal

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. Very nice to hear that you have had a great time with us. Hopefully we will see you soon again. It's been a pleasure having you with us. Greetings Team Octopus

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an awsome trip, the crew was professional and fun! Every aspect was explained in detail. We would definetly do this again

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. Thank you for the compliments. Hopefully we will see you soon again. It's been a pleasure having you with us. Greetings Team Octopus

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family of five rented small inflatable boats for snorkeling and sight seeing. While I will admit it is pricey it is something the family will love. Our guide Sergio was very patient with us as we learned how to use the boats. Overall, it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I did an amazing snorkeling trip with Octopus, everything was great, since the booking (what we did in the last minute) to the end back to Palm beach. Perfect! Staff so friendly and motivated, they keep you in the mood to enjoy...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your comprehensive review. We are glad that you have experienced a great sailing trip with us. Thank you for your compliments to the staff. The crew has had a nice time with you on board. Hopefully we will see you soon...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We truly enjoyed our recent sunset sail aboard the Octopus trimaran. The relatively new ownership and crew, recently arrived from The Netherlands, have quickly mastered their skills. This is a smaller boat, 24 passengers maximum (there were about half that in our sail), so the...More

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OctopusAruba, Owner at Octopus Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Andy & Jane Slade, Thank you for your comprehensive review. Thank you for your great compliments to us about the skills. Nice that you are more than satisfied with the service, that makes us happy. Green, eco-friendly, it's very important point for our business....More

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VaDanagirltraveler
21 April 2016|
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Response from OctopusAruba | Property representative |
You can book at our website or call 297 560 65 65. You can now reach us 24/7. Hopefully we will see you soon. Greetings Team Octopus
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Edward F
3 June 2015|
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Response from Marielle S | Reviewed this property |
Correct they do not provide transportation.
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19 February 2015|
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Response from OctopusAruba | Property representative |
You can book at our website or call 297 560 65 65 Hopefully we will see you soon. Greetings Team Octopus
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