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Gemini Sailing Charters

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Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Terrific trip, good food, ample drink

Two hours is just about perfect for this trip. The food was very good, which surprised us. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chipsellers25
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Dalton, Georgia
Sunset sail

We just loved being out on the water! I had no idea it was a barefoot cruise as I didn’t remember... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JenNestor
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Poway, California
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Gemini is a 64' luxury catamaran designed to carry 75 passengers, but limit her to carry only 49, making Gemini Ka'anapali's most spacious catamaran. Gemini is also the only catamaran on Maui to have viewports in each hull to experience the whales, dolphins and amazing marine life without getting wet! We offer year round Snorkeling Adventures, seasonal Whale Watches and Sunset Sails. Discover Aloha on the Ocean!
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  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“honolua bay” (44 reviews)
“whale watching” (70 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two hours is just about perfect for this trip. The food was very good, which surprised us. The drinks are easily accessed and unlimited. The catamaran is an excellent method for such a trip and even though it was full (48 people) it was not...More

Thank chipsellers25
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Chip- Thank you so much for joining us here at Gemini Charters and for letting us know how much you enjoyed our Sunset Sail! Hope to see you again soon. Aloha!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just loved being out on the water! I had no idea it was a barefoot cruise as I didn’t remember reading that in the information. Glad I wore shorts as suggested. You probably will get a little wet, not bad. Felt good! Crew seemed...More

Thank JenNestor
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Jen and thank you for your great review for Trip Advisor readers to consider. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you on the water again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the overal experience! The food is great, we were offered drinks, chips, buns, chicken, vegetables, veggie rolls, everyone loved the food. The sunset was beautiful! We got the best weather. Staffs were very helpful and nice. We will come back

Thank Siyuan L
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Siyuan- Thank you so much for joining us aboard Gemini and for letting us know how much you enjoyed our Sunset Sail! Hope to see you again soon. Aloha!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our original sunset cruise (different cruise company) was cancelled the day before due to poor weather, our concierge booked this one for us as a plan B as it was the only one that had availability with such short notice. You board the ship...More

Thank John M
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha John- Thank you for joining us and for taking the time to write a review. We are disappointed to hear that we didn't meet your expectations and appreciate your honesty as it gives us the opportunity to improve our guest's experience. We hope you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

#1 tip... you walk through water up to your knees to get on the boat! Wear shorts. Super important if you are on the Sunset Sail. Pants get wet loading and skirts, well they kind of blow around in the wind. The boat is beautiful,...More

Thank 808style
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha- Mahalo for choosing Gemini Charters and for your great review! We hope you to see you on our snorkel sail soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the sunset cruise for my birthday last Friday. Fantastic cruise, we thoroughly enjoyed the time. We sat up front on the mesh and got soaked but laughed and cheered as the boat went over the waves. The crew was always there to ask if...More

Thank Matthew K
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Matthew and mahalo for your 5 star review for Trip Advisor readers to consider! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you on the water again soon!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the afternoon whale watching cruise and had a great time, it was very late in the season so I didn't anticipate seeing much but low and behold we saw a whale. Mama and Baby hung out long enough for us to get a...More

Thank Rene W
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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Aloha Rene and mahalo for joining us aboard Gemini! We are happy to hear you had a great time with us. Hope to see you again soon! Aloha!

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This was our our 3rd visit to the Kaanapali Beach area and our 2nd time on a whale watching tour with Gemini. We actually took 2 tours with Gemini and 1 other tour on a smaller boat. We wanted see if there was something that...More

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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Aloha and mahalo for taking the time to write a great review for TripAdvisor readers to consider! Thanks again for choosing Gemini Sailing Charters. Aloha!!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went on an evening whale watch cruise with Gemini. A marine biologist was onboard who was very informative and personable. Within a short time we had spotted a baby whale with mom and male companion. Later a large group of whales...More

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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Aloha Fred- Mahalo for joining us aboard Gemini and for your 5 Star review! We are happy to hear you had a great time with us. Hope to see you again soon!!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We did a half-day snorkeling trip. The crew were very nice and friendly. The reef we snorkeled on was full of fish. The lunch was tasty and plentiful. We sailed for a little while before we headed back. I thought the cost was a little...More

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GeminiSailing, Guest Relations Manager at Gemini Sailing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you so much for joining us and for sharing your great review! We will be sure to let the crew know how you felt about your time on the water with them, and hope to see you again soon! Mahalo and Aloha

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staceydoetzel
28 February 2018|
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Response from michael w | Reviewed this property |
Not a problem and crew has a number of remedies to avoid or minimize sea sickness
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sazzle102
3 May 2017|
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Response from ming2013Lahaina | Property representative |
Yes, Gemini plays Pandora and can play anything you request.
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KLK203
31 March 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
There is a fresh water hose on board to rinse off the salt water after a swim or snorkelling. There are very small marine heads (toilets) on board. There are public washrooms in the pool area of the Westin but I don't know... More
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