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Tranquilo Sailboat Cruise

Renaissance Marina, Oranjestad, Aruba
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beautiful day on the water

We wanted a nice sail that wasn't a party boat and the Tranquilo was perfect. Captain Anthony took... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cat326
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staten island, ny
Relaxing

We really enjoyed this tour. A little skeptical having never been on a sailboat before but we all... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
linemanvi
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  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
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“pea soup” (24 reviews)
“captain anthony” (25 reviews)
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Renaissance Marina, Oranjestad, Aruba
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"drift snorkeling"
in 10 reviews
"pea soup"
in 24 reviews
"captain anthony"
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"spanish lagoon"
in 11 reviews
"jack russell terrier"
in 6 reviews
"deeper water"
in 7 reviews
"rum punch"
in 12 reviews
"drinks flowing"
in 4 reviews
"right hand man"
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"sun or shade"
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"desalination plant"
in 2 reviews
"snorkel spot"
in 4 reviews
"renaissance marina"
in 3 reviews
"great trip"
in 7 reviews
"private sunset"
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"fish"
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"experienced snorkelers"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted a nice sail that wasn't a party boat and the Tranquilo was perfect. Captain Anthony took us on a beautiful sail for a little snorkeling. His crew of two (Rose and Dwayne) kept us happy with food and drink. There were only four...More

Thank Cat326
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We really enjoyed this tour. A little skeptical having never been on a sailboat before but we all enjoyed this trip. Nice and relaxing. The food was awesome as were the drinks. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Lots of nice scenery on the...More

Thank linemanvi
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Went on their snorkel trip in early March when our cruise ship stopped in Curacao for the day. This was the most expensive tour on our 2-week cruise. The snorkling was not that great, but then I don’t think Aruba is particularly known for fantastic...More

Thank Thon
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful day of sailing and snorkeling. We loved the crew, especially their new addition Ros. The boat is beautiful and the crew is fun. Our teenage kids had a great time! The food and drinks were insanely delicious. Thanks for an awesome...More

Thank Jana B
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This was a great day. Anthony, Rose and the mascot Buster all made us feel right at home. We wanted a shallow snorkel spot and the Spanish Lagoon was perfect. Lunch was great as well as the rum punch. I don't find the snorkeling great...More

Thank Tropiclady
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We took a private sunset sail with Captain Anthony. It was a lovely experience. The crew was attentive and snacks and drinks were good. A very pleasant 2 hour trip with.a beautiful sunset.

Thank Judy C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A very nice day spent Snorkeling and sailing with good lunch and great service. Anthony knows the Spanish Lagoon.

Thank TinaM1956
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

It's become an annual tradition of ours to visit Anthony, Buster and the crew of the red boat and it was a great time. There's nothing fancy or pretentious about the day. It's a chance to see more of Aruba with a friendly bunch who...More

Thank Denise U
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Spent a day with the crew of the Tranquilo, on their lunch snorkeling adventure. Day started out motoring south to the snorkel location. Crew was very attentive, Capt'n Anthony was great about answering questions. Snorkel location was a great, we stuck around for the drift...More

Thank BC_Traveler2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Booked this outing based on previous reviews. Would not do again, or recommend to others. Trip began by motoring south down the west side of the island. Pretty unappealing, going by the industrial area, desalination plant and the smoldering, odiferous garbage dump. Baffled as to...More

2  Thank scottymon
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