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Independence Sailboat Charter

Redhook Marina, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1408
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Amazing day at sea and snorkeling!

If you're looking for a private sail boat charter for 6 people or less this is one for you! Captain... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janelle H
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Our Favorite Day on St. Thomas

We privately chartered a full day sailing the Independence for our family of 5. We had the best day... read more

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Redhook Marina, St. Thomas
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you're looking for a private sail boat charter for 6 people or less this is one for you! Captain Pat and her crewman Travis were fantastic 👌🏽. We had an amazing day out at sea. We sailed over to St John and did some...More

Thank Janelle H
Reviewed yesterday

We privately chartered a full day sailing the Independence for our family of 5. We had the best day with Captain Pat and her mate, Travis. Their hospitality was impeccable. Travis is the "turtle whisperer" and found plenty of turtles for us to see while...More

Thank sandycI1588FA
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an absolutely wonderful experience!! Pat is an inspiring women who could not have been more pleasant and fun to sail with. The first mate Travis created an unbelievable snorkeling experience. Travis was just a down to earth guy he is super knowledgeable and...More

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Captain_Pat_Stoeken, Owner at Independence Sailboat Charter, responded to this review

Thank you so much for that wonderful review. We are glad that you enjoyed your day with us and appreciate your taking the time to spread the word. Travis and I both hope you will come back again next time your travels bring you to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to Pat, our captain, and Travis, her 1st mate, my wife, son and I had a fantastic time cruising around, snorkeling, eating, drinking, relaxing and enjoying our time on the Independence. If you've never been sailing, you're really missing out! It's no wonder that...More

Thank Charles S
Captain_Pat_Stoeken, Owner at Independence Sailboat Charter, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your day with us and thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Have a wonderful summer and we hope you will come sailing with us again next time your travels bring you back to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled with Pat on Spring Break while on a cruise It truly was the best day of any vacation, my family has ever had. A memory we'll have forever. It's my new happy place. The first mate, Travis, is fantastic- his mom should be...More

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Captain_Pat_Stoeken, Owner at Independence Sailboat Charter, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and I will make sure that Travis tells his Mom to read it! We are both glad that you enjoyed your day with us and hope that you will sail with us again the next time you dock up...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this charter! Pat answered all of our questions and was very helpful and responsive via email. We found her with ease and she even scheduled a second boat so we could take all 7 of us for a day out in Christmas Cove....More

Thank Rebecca T
Captain_Pat_Stoeken, Owner at Independence Sailboat Charter, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. I know Travis will be so pleased that you enjoyed his snorkel tours. We hope to have you aboard Independence again when next your travels bring you to St. Thomas!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience! Captain Pat was quick to respond when booking, arriving and getting to the marina on the day of, whether by email or text message. There is a max of 6 guests on the boat, we had 4. There is certainly room...More

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Captain_Pat_Stoeken, Owner at Independence Sailboat Charter, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your day with us on Independence. We are so glad that you enjoyed it, hope I didn't talk your ear off! We do enjoy what we do and love sharing stories of the islands and Travis is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner Kaj and I spent the most wonderful day onboard the Independence. The skipper and her first mate made sure that we had a fantastic experience, the sailing was great, the food delicious and the rum punch just perfect. We also went snorkeling with...More

Thank Jens O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Six of us were cruising together and decided to go away from the cruise-ship excursions for this VIP experience. You don't have to worry about any other passengers. The sailing was pleasant, Pat is very knowledgeable about sailing in general and the Caribbean and St....More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Pat was amazing as well as Travis. They go out of there way to make you feel as if its your boat. Pats knowledge of the area adds up to a wonderful day. We were on a cruise so we were only able to do...More

Thank Jerry M
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elleno
Hello- Where do you sail to? I'm thinking about a half day since our cruiseship docks and 12pm and out at 7pm. I'm looking at difference options but can you tell me where you would take us? I'm hoping for the best coral reef/ tropical fish snorkeling experience!
28 March 2015|
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Response from Captain_Pat_Stoeken | Property representative |
Given your interest in snorkeling I would take you to Christmas Cove on Great Saint James, we have really good luck finding turtles, sometimes a spotted eagle ray and the little island in the middle of the cove has great... More
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ABKtje
Pat, how can I reach you to inform me about a day trip sailing during our cruise stop March 10 Carnival Glory?
28 December 2014|
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Response from Captain_Pat_Stoeken | Property representative |
I am sorry but Independence is already booked for March 10th.
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ABKtje
Can you make me an offer for a day trip March 10 between 10.00am-6.00pm steppingoff the CarnivalGlory please?
28 December 2014|
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Response from Captain_Pat_Stoeken | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in sailing with us on Independence. We are already booked for March 10th so will miss your visit this time. Our rate for the day is $140 per person and we take a max of six guests, please keep... More
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