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Private Yacht Charter

Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
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Amazing day on the Nirvana

We had such a great time on the Nirvana, Captain Pierre and his first mate Virginie made the trip... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DMchs57
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Charleston, South Carolina
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The Nirvana and crew are 5-Stars!!!

My group of 13 chartered the Nirvana while on a cruise. We arranged everything prior to the arrival... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
JohnGlover481
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Coppell, Texas
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Since 2006, Private Yacht Charter offers private day and term charters with our fleet of sail and power catamarans. We are located in BOBBY's marina, Philipsburg, Sint Maarten. On a day charter, you receive the boat of your choice with a skipper...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great time on the Nirvana, Captain Pierre and his first mate Virginie made the trip really enjoyable, the boat is really spacious, clean and comfortable. Virginie and Pierre have the personalities who make you instantly feel welcome, they did it with...More

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Pierre A, Manager at Private Yacht Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much for these nice words, the pleasure to have you onboard was great as well we can'y wait to see you again. Thanks again! Pierre

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

My group of 13 chartered the Nirvana while on a cruise. We arranged everything prior to the arrival date and their details and instructions were impeccable. They made sure they had the cruise ships itinerary, arrival and departure time, and dock location. Payment and expectations...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Private Yacht Charters A group of friends made plans to spend a week in January on St Maarten last August. My husband and I had seen the marina where PYC operated when we were on the island two years ago and knew we wanted to...More

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Pierre A, Manager at Private Yacht Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Thank you for this great review and thank you for being amazing guests!!! Hope to see you back soon!

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

My friends and I took a one day trip from St Martin to St Bart's. The captain and crew were spectacular. The boat was impressive. We had a great time!

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We booked a sailing trip with Private Yacht Charters prior to the destruction of Hurricane Irma...but thankfully one of their boats survived and were still able to fulfill our charter. Capt. Emanuelle and hostess Caroline did an amazing job of taking care of our group...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I and our 19 year old triplets spent two weeks on Sint Maarten. At the end of the trip, we decided to charter a yacht for a night and two days. Once we calculated the cost of a ferry ride for five...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had a bucket list item and that was sailing for a couple of days to St. Barth. Booked the Seaduction with PYC. It was even more beautiful and wonderful than we expected! Thanks to captain Sebastian who is a perfect sailer and great company,...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were really well taken care of by PYC, their Captain and the cook. Friendly and great service. The accommodation on board is fine for the trip we made.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We enjoyed not only the Yachts but the 1st class crew on Private Charter SXM. Captain "Manny" and Alex were a lot of fun, and made the whole thing so easy. They were great with kids, even during meltdowns. Manny gave the kids rides in...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

My wife and I were in St Maarten to celebrate our twentieth wedding anniversary. We booked a private charter aboard the Piana while we were on the island. The morning of our initial reservation I received an email from Chantal saying the weather was not...More

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cuao34
22 December 2016|
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Response from Theadams1246 | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion would be to reach out to the company directly with those questions. They were so nice to deal with and super responsive. The turtles were so beautiful! They even took us to a spot where we could feed them. We... More
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susie360
22 December 2016|
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Response from Pierre A | Property representative |
Hi Susie, We do keep a list with people who would like to share and group them together if we have enough people. We do not often get these request but are happy to help you look. We also hear quite a few people that use... More
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Bill G
19 March 2016|
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Response from Pierre A | Property representative |
Hi Bill, Yes we accept all major credit cards such as mastercard, visa and amex. Please note that we do charge a 3.5% bank charge for all card payments. The cost for a private rental differs per boat, duration of trip... More
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