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Address: Pierhead, Cavan's Lane, Bridgetown BB11102, Barbados
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+1 246-252-1534
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Come join us for an award winning, relaxed fun day of sailing a 43 foot...

Come join us for an award winning, relaxed fun day of sailing a 43 foot catamaran boat that cruises along the coast of Barbados! We sail with limited numbers to ensure a more personal and intimate experience.

Our 5 hour tour includes pick up from your hotel/resort/ship, snorkeling with the turtles, ship wreck or reef and a leisurely lunch stop. We provide snorkeling gear, hors d' houerves while we sail, a full 'Bajan buffet lunch [this includes local fish, baked chicken, macaroni pie, pasta salad, potato salad, tossed salad and dinner rolls/garlic bread & delicious deserts] and an open bar to keep you hydrated and relaxed. We serve wine, rum punch, coffee, tea, juices and soft drinks throughout the day!

We have cruises during the day and evening cruises.

Warning: don't save this for your last day, you will want to do it again during your stay in Barbados!

You can also book a private cruise!

Our boat is available for private charter for those of you that want the boat for a birthday party, wedding party, or just an intimate getaway.

For this we charge by the hour, with a minimum of 3 hour or for as long as you would like the experience to last. We usually take a maximum of 14 guests but we allow up to 20 people for these cruises.

Calypso Girl is a 2003 43ft fontaine pajot sailing catamaran that is very comfortable and stable, perfect for just about every one. She has a custom ladder making it easy to get in and out of the water. A huge head (bath room) , indoor and out door seating so you can get just the right amount of sun, and a big front net for you to relax on.

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Amazing day on board Calypso Girl

Have just spent a day on board Calypso Girl. From the moment we were picked up at our villa, to be dropped off the day was without exception one of the best experiences I have... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Julian A
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Ipswich, United Kingdom

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have just spent a day on board Calypso Girl. From the moment we were picked up at our villa, to be dropped off the day was without exception one of the best experiences I have ever had. With friends, family from grandparents to 4 grand children we all had the best day ever .As other reviews have said the drinks,... More 

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Little Silver, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day from 9am to 3pm. Small group with plenty of service, booze and food. If they could only attach a diving board off the boat! Great guys! Will def do again the next time we visit

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Debert, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Group of 8 spend the day aboard Calypso Girl, wasn't crowded as there were only 4 other guest on board besides the wonderful crew Capt Nick, Val and Mike. This was my first time snokeling, water was clear seen turtles, plenty of fish and 2 shipwrecks, couldn't have asked for a better excusion at our last stop while cruising with... More 

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Thank Wendy T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first ever catamaran trip and it was nothing short of perfect! Our group of 8 were picked up near our cruise ship and taken for a fun filled day of snorkeling with turtles and diving to shipwrecks. Nick, Mike and Val were great hosts serving delicious food and drinks. We cruised along the coast and swam as... More 

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Thank Debbie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eight of us took the day excursion and we considered it the highlight of our cruise. We enjoyed the best hospitality and service aboard the calypso girl. Crew was superior, serving a wide variety of premiem beverages, hors d'oeuvres, and a wonderful meal. Capt Nick assisted beginners in the water and ensured everyone enjoyed their trip. Visit to turtles and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Barbados and we had such a fantastic experience with Nick the first time that we booked with him again. The trip, again, was the highlight of our holiday. We were picked up promptly outside of our condo and brought to the marina where the crew was waiting for us. My two daughters, 8 and... More 

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Basingstoke, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been out with Nick on Calypso on several previous visits to Barbados. This time was as good as all the others, with the added bonus that nobody else had booked, (the catamaran takes up to 14 guests), so it was like a private tour! Nick, ably assisted by Xavier, took us out into Carlisle Bay, where we snorkelled with... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really nice way to spend the day. We walked out of the cruise port and they had a nice taxi/van ready to pick up the guests. A short drive to downtown where we boarded the catamaran. The nice thing about this trip is that they only take 14 people. I think we had 12 the day we... More 

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Surrey UK
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were looking for a sunset cruise and originally phoned another company but they were fully booked and kindly referred us to Calypso Cruises. I'm very glad they did. We took this cruise on February 23. We had a great time. Driver was very patient when he collected us from our accommodation. Staff very welcoming and competent. Other guests were... More 

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Captain Nick, and the crew were amazing. We had such a blast snorkeling with the Sea Turtles and then the 2 ship wrecks. We then went on a cruise were we were fed appetizers and drinks. Nick then anchored the catamaran in a nice bay and we were fed a very tasty lunch. We were given plenty of time after... More 

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