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Address: Billy Folly Rd, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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599 5805806
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"Moon Dance" is a great way to explore St Maarten, and some of...

"Moon Dance" is a great way to explore St Maarten, and some of the surrounding beaches and islands.Relax on deck, or enjoy being a part of the crew. Use our fishing poles on board and the noodles.Use the kayak and dinghy to access the shore.

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1/2 day charter

Had a great time on Sail la Vie with Garth the captain and an American from St. Louis as the mate, Sorry can't remember his name. the "Christmas Winds" were upon us so Garth gave... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Had a great time on Sail la Vie with Garth the captain and an American from St. Louis as the mate, Sorry can't remember his name. the "Christmas Winds" were upon us so Garth gave us two options..we chose the smoother course and it was great We went up the coast to the french side. Garth explaining places all along... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! Dan and I truly enjoyed having you aboard Sail La Vie. The winds were a bit strong that day, but you guys didn't mind at all! It was my pleasure telling you about the island, showing you some landmarks and stopping at a nice little bay for some... More 

Amarillo, TX, USA
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were in St. Maarten on a cruise and booked a full day sail on Moon Dance for eight of us on November 7. Garth was great to work with. He was very responsive to e-mails leading up to our charter and clearly wanted us to have a good time. Unfortunately there was practically no wind the day we were... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving this fabulous review! It was such fun having you aboard MoonDance, even though the weather gods prevented us to actually sail properly.. At least the swimming and snorkeling was great because of these conditions! We would love to see you back one day! Best regards, Garth More 

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

What a wonderful Thanksgiving day sailing (who could ask for more).!! Garth is an excellent captain . My husband and I ,took sailing lessons with Garth several years ago, and were very eager to return -this time we brought our son ,so he could enjoy Garth's experience and great stories. You must look up Garth the next time your in... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Hi Connie, It was great to have you and your husband back on the boat and how wonderful you brought your son as well! You were one of our first students so it was fantastic to see you came back to St Maarten and booked a day charter with us. I hope your son did enjoy the stories and the... More 

Halifax, Canada
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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I just did four days of sailing lessons with Garth (the skipper) for my US Sailing certification -- it was excellent! Garth is an extremely experienced, lifelong sailor (and captain). The boat is in excellent shape and there were no problems with the sails, rigging, mechanics, nor head. The quarters (beds) are also clean and in good shape if you... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Owner at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Hi Luke, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an incredible review! It was a pleasure working with you on another certification. It is great you keep coming back and develop more sailing skills. We hope you have a great trip in February to the Bahamas! Hope to see you back soon. Best regards, Garth More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We have been on Moondance with Garth several times over the years. Not only is he a great captain, showing us many special areas around St Maarten/St Martin, he is also an amazing sailing instructor. He introduced us to the joy of sailing, which has changed our life goals. We recommend Garth and Moondance to anyone wanting to experience sailing... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Hi Ken and Dale, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a fabulous review! It is always a pleasure having you aboard! It was lovely spending time with you, not only on the MoonDance Charter but also in Saba when you decided to join us for a hike and a wonderful lunch. Looking forward to your next visit!... More 

jamaicanlovers
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were grateful for a very relaxing and fun adventure to Tintemarre. Garth was an excellent boat captain, so very knowledgable about the island and surrounding islands. I had struggled in the past with snorkeling and he gave excellent lessons! We saw turtles, sea urchins, and beautiful tropical fish off the reef of Tintemarre. We enjoyed a peaceful lunch and... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Hi Amy + Jim, It was a pleasure having you on the boat the other day! Thank you for taking the time to leave this fabulous review. It is great to hear you had such a good time and you really got that snorkeling down to a T! Hopefully we can welcome you back on a next visit to St... More 

Zachary, Louisiana
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Just returned from another unforgettable sailing on Moondance. Put this charter on your "must do list" when you are planning your visit to St Maarten. Two fantastic days of beautiful weather, great sailing and great company!!! Captain Garth makes sailing seem so easy and relaxing. Garth started sailing at a very young age, he knows the waters and is very... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Hi Elaine, Thank you so much for this fabulous review! It is always great to welcome you and Rick back aboard! You make for very easy guests that keep enjoying everything that our beautiful island has to offer. Let us know when you will be back next and we will put the Pepsi on ice and Kenny Chesny on the... More 

Red Bank, New Jersey
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

We had 7 guests and we chartered the Sail la Vie. We took the day trip to Anguilla and couldn't have been happier with our choice. We loved stopping to swim/snorkle and take in the beautiful ocean. Captain Garth and Jamali made the trip really enjoyable and provided us with a lot of information about the island and the boats... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this fabulous review about your day on Sail La Vie! We love showing people the beauty of our island and Anguilla, there is just something magical about these wonderful islands. Sail La Vie offers great comfort and is spacious enough to sunbath, relax in the bean bags on the back and enjoy those rum punches... More 

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Reviewed 31 December 2015

Captain Ian made our day a wonderful experience. I can't say enough about the professional and caring attitude shown to my 82 year old Mother on our trip. Good job guys and God Bless you and your families

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Moon Dance Day Charters, responded to this review

Dear Tim, Thank you for this great review! We loved having you and your family on board of MoonDance. Hopefully we can welcome you back during a future visit to St. Maarten. Best regards, Michele More 

Hazlet, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 28 July 2015

What a wonderful day on Sail La Vie, a 49 foot South African made sloop. Captain Ian with his crew Chief Mate Jamahli and first Mate Christie made this a perfect day sailing out of Simpson Bay around Terres Basses and up to Grand Case for snorkling and lunch. Under Captain Ian's watchful eye we assisted with crewing the boat... More 

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