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Kekoa Sailing Expeditions

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Address: Kekoa Store is in the Lumberyard Complex., Cruz Bay, St. John
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Another great sailing expedition on Kekoa!

This was our 2nd time on Kekoa and we loved it just as much as the first. Capt Jamison and crew were professional, friendly and extremely knowledgable. The drinks and snacks were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bumblebee211
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Columbus, Ohio
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Columbus, Ohio
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd time on Kekoa and we loved it just as much as the first. Capt Jamison and crew were professional, friendly and extremely knowledgable. The drinks and snacks were great. We loved hearing the amazing story of how the Kekoa came to be in St. John. If you're looking for an excellent sailing experience with a fantastic... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your 5 star review! We are very happy to have had you onboard once again and your experience was as memorable as the first. We look forward to having you back some day soon. Thanks again. Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

5/17 We had a party of 15 people. We boarded the Kekao and had the most wonderful expedition. The girls that worked on the cat were great. Jamison, the captain and owner was awesome. The drinks were free flowing. Best snorkeling stop too!!! Some of us had Been on this trip before. I now know why they wanted to do... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I will be sure to forward your post to the crew, as an owner, it is always nice to hear their level of service is appreciated. Thanks again Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I celebrated our Anniversary aboard the Kekoa last week. This was our second trip aboard the Kekoa and can't say enough about the experience. Capt Kim, Cat and Zoe took great care of us and we had an amazing time. The day started with some snorkeling near Francis Bay. We then headed to Jost under the power... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

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 More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sailed on the Jost Van Dyke trip with Kekoa during our Honeymoon trip to St. John and this was by FAR the highlight of the entire trip!! I spent a long time researching different companies on TripAdvisor and was trying to decide between a small speed boat or Kekoa; I was worried about how crowded the boat would be... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

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 More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kekoa sailing adventure was an amazing experience and we highly recommend it to anyone coming to St. John. First of all, sailing is amazing and while I love powered boats, there's something about sailing that is totally different and must be experienced. But why Kekoa specifically?Everything was designed to create the perfect experience for us. The boat was beautiful... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you Isaiah for taking the time to post your review! We are very happy to hear your time onboard was memorable. As you now know we are one of the last family owned and operated businesses in St John and so reviews like yours help keep our business in a strong standing with the many other boat operations.... More 

University Place, Washington
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one for the books. I'm not going into some long story about our day, I will just say this crew, boat, and the locations they took us were spectacular. I'm not a person that gives many 5's on here but this was a 5. We are taking our wives out later this week because the boys had a... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your 5 star review! We look forward to having you back on board some day soon. Thanks again. Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you were going to take a sail kekoa is the only one to do the crew on the right day looks like Charlie's Angels they are friendly beautiful and know what they're doing. We took the Jost Van Dyke tour. There was plenty of food and tons of booze if so desired. I would definitely do it again.

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

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 More 

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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on this catamaran and had the best time ever!! My husband earned a trip with his work and his company organized a day on island touring and we were the fortunate ones to have this captain and his 2 female crew mates as our guides. There was about 24 of us on the boat which was comfortable; everyone... More 

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Hello Shetty and thank you for taking the time to post your 5 star review! We are very happy to hear your time onboard was memorable. As you now know we are one of the last family owned and operated businesses in St John and we depend very much on people like you to tell the world who we are... More 

Houston, Texas
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect evening! The crew is amazing, all ladies, safe and accommodating. Great views and fun. The story of the boat is like a movie with the photo book to emphasize the storm! Fun trip with friends.

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blacksails, Owner at Kekoa Sailing Expeditions, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your 5 star review! We are very happy to have had you onboard and we look forward to having you back some day soon. Thanks again. Ryan Witbeck - Owner/Builder/Captain More 

Hoboken, New Jersey
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63 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't say enough good things about this boat, crew and overall experience they deliver. Really well done. They run a good business and deeply care about the customer experience.

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