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“Perfect Daysail to Norman Island ”

Mystique Day Sails BVI
Ranked #3 of 9 things to do in West End
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Owner description: Mystique Charters: Two time annual winners of a prestigious award, voted by BVI businesses and the local community as the "Best BVI Day Sails" for 2012 and 2013 -Virgin Islands Property & Yacht Readers Choice Awards. Offering Luxury Day Sailing Catamarans departing from Sopers Hole Marina in the West End of the island, Tortola. Our fleet of luxury day boats provide safety and comfortable seating for every guest, lots of space and stability. A shaded cockpit provides shelter from the sun whilst large deck areas and trampolines allow for sunbathing and relaxation. Appointed with bathrooms and change rooms, Mystique provides guests total comfort and privacy. There is a swim ladder at each stern for easy access in and out of the water. Snorkel equipment is provided on board and is available for every person over 8 years of age. Our daily trips all include onboard open bar. Enjoy unbeatable rates and an unmatchable product. Experience the most popular and sort after BVI destinations such as Norman Island, Jost Van Dyke, and The Baths. Also offering Private Day Charters and Sunset Cruises as well as Weddings, Special Events and Corporate Group Charters. We invite you to join us aboard MYSTIQUE along with our friendly and professional crews and Live Your day Dream...
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a daysail to Norman Island. After a leisurely sail, we arrived at the caves to snorkel. The fish were plentiful and very colorful, we even saw turtles. Being able to swim into the caves where pirates hid their treasure was a really cool experience. We had lunch at Willy T's which was an experience in itself.
Captain Ryan was awesome and very attentive and saw to our every need. I highly recommend Mystique and would certainly book with them again to explore another island next time I'm in the BVI.

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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Matt, Kenetha, and Marie were the kindest, most hospitable, and fun crew we could have ever hoped for! Our full day JVD trip ended up being just our family of four because the others had canceled for that day...LUCKY, we know. Matt was so eager and happy to make the day unique to us. The snorkeling was INCREDIBLE, we even got to see a Sea Turtle! Matt took us on a hike to see the bubbly pools on Jost Van Dyke, afterward he gave us options and let us choose how we wanted to spend the day. We hot a mini island for a few, opting out of White Bay, and after he let us sail around for an hour or so through the islands while we got to relax and really enjoy the beauty of the water! Kenetha was SO GOOD with the kids, she taught them games and helped them through the ship. She made sure we had drinks in our hand and was SO friendly and made us feel among friends. Marie was a pleasure to talk to, she has an amazing story and was always smiling! This was our second time smiling with Mystique and the last time was great too, which is why we chose them again. But this trip was definitely unforgettable, largely in part to the crew!

Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

My three sisters and I were here at the end of January for our annual trip and decided to take a day trip over to Jost Van Dyke. We contacted Mystique and were helped by Desiree who was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all the questions we had. It ended up being a small group with only one other group of four which was wonderful, it was almost like having a private tour! The boat was spacious and open, very well kept. The crew were professional and engaging. Capt Blade and hostess Claire showed us a great time! Snorkeling at diamond key followed by lunch and beach time at white bay. It was the perfect balance of quiet relaxation and getting in on a piece of the action. Drinks were included in the trip, of which our favorite was the rum punch ;) We will definitely be back next year!

1  Thank sandyson4232
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Reviewed February 17, 2017

We were a party of 5, and did a day sail to Jost van Dyke with another party of 4. A beautiful day, even if the water was choppy enough that snorkeling wasn't possible. The crew was helpful enough, but lacked the level of hospitality that we've experienced on other day sails. Not aware of current beach conditions at Salty Spit, where the previously sandy entrance to the beach had eroded to coral rock, so when we werewere advised that we wouldn't need surf shoes to go in, it was painfully wrong, and the captain was surprised when we came back with bruises and scrapes. No offer of neosporin to treat injuries. In the grand scheme of things, we had an overall good day, but we weren't all that impressed with either the boat or the crew.

2  Thank emmajane7
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Reviewed January 26, 2017

It takes 8 minimum to take the boat out for the day on a snorkel tour. There were 4 in our party and we waited for a email to confirm for the following morning. They said they had 4 more who were waiting for another party to join them to make up the 8 minimum. The response was not timely. Matt was our captain and Andrew was the first mate. They were the best. They could have just drove the catamaran as most do but they put up the sails and we skipped quietly through the sea. We snorkeled 2 of the normal spots( the Indian's and Norman Island caves) and stopped at a free floating boat for lunch.( Willy T's) We each bought our lunch and drinks and since we were a small group and experienced snorkelers we found a third spot with fans 5' tall.

1  Thank Rick O
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