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Kekoa Sailing Expeditions

Kekoa Store is in the Lumberyard Complex., Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-244-7245
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An amazing boat, crew, atmosphere and sunset cruise

Our family took the Kekoa Sunset Cruise one evening and had an incredible experience with them... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jeffellistx
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Mansfield, TX
A Well Handled Boat

We were on board for a private sunset sail. The two most important considerations before boarding... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thraycroft
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Kekoa Store is in the Lumberyard Complex., Cruz Bay, St. John
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+1 340-244-7245
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family took the Kekoa Sunset Cruise one evening and had an incredible experience with them. The organization and crew was impeccable and treated us to a lovely sunset sail through Pillsbury Sound. We first heard about Kekoa through a YouTube show called Ex-Pats. We...More

1  Thank jeffellistx
blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your 5 star review! We hope to share another great day on the water with you some day soon. Thanks again. Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on board for a private sunset sail. The two most important considerations before boarding any boat is, how well is she maintained and how competent is the Captain. On both counts you could not do better. She is owner operated and it shows....More

Thank thraycroft
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't even know where to begin! Our trip on Kekoa was absolutely incredible! The boat is beautiful and has an amazing story. The crew members are super nice and fun to talk to. We went to some awsome snorkeling spots and the sailing experience...More

Thank bellamartin274
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aside from the Kekoa, the other highlight of our St. John vacation was swimming at Maho Bay. We loved the Kekoa half-day sail so much that we tried to get a sunset sail arranged while we were on St. John, but there were not enough...More

Thank Adrienne_of_Oxford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG, we had the best time on Kekoa! Our crew was fantastic, friendly and fun! We have been on many different types of sailing trips, power boat trips, and today, my family said we want to come back to Kekoa! There was plenty of room...More

Thank azmiller
blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your 5 star review! We look forward to another great day on the water with you some day soon. Thanks again. Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have taken a few different boat tours during our stays on St. John but Kekoa Sailing was our favorite by far. Our captain was Jameson and our crew was Kat and Amber. They made our trip wonderful with great drinks and a great, fun...More

Thank Maggie613
blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Maggie and thank you for taking the time to share your experience. As one of the last family owned and operated sailing businesses on St John, we do our best to insure all of our guests have a great experience aboard Kekoa. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This boat is absolutely gorgeous. And, the only thing better is the crew and captain. From the time you board the magnificent KEKOA you are treated like royalty. The girls take care of your every need....and you feel like you've made new friends! If I...More

1  Thank dianeoffet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sailed on Kekoa on June 17, 2017 with Kim, Kat & Zoey. The crew was amazing - polite, fun (and kept the drinks coming!). They took us to some beautiful snorkel spot and told us the history of each place and what to look...More

1  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great day of sailing, swimming, snorkeling, laughing, libations, dancing and more in one of the most gorgeous locations on earth with truly warm, personable and professional people. Captain Jamison, Kat and Amber helped our large group (which ranged 12-70 in age) make memories...More

Thank CreoleWanda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sailed on the Kekoa on June 10 with the all-female crew- Captain Kim, Kat, and Zoe. The crew were fantastic, took care of us, and took pictures. We were on the all day St John snorkel. The boat is beautiful, plenty of room, very...More

Thank Amanda J
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Ashley C
23 May 2017|
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Response from MRV_VT | Reviewed this property |
Waterlemon Cay in Leinster Bay is the snorkel spot with stops at Sandy Cay and then Jost (White Bay)
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kam l
17 February 2017|
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Response from cathi626 | Reviewed this property |
I think 20-30 would be comfortable!
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Paul A
27 August 2016|
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Response from MGCT | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I highly recommend a sail on Kekoa. I was only able to do a half day, no beaches, just snorkeling, so please call to check on beach stops for a full day. Plenty of marine life & coral for snorkeling anywhere on St... More
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