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Mahiya - Virgin Magic Charters

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Sail the Caribbean in Polynesian style on our custom-designed Tiki 30 catamaran, Mahiya! Captain Karl and First Mate Mary Anne will take you on the adventure of a lifetime exploring the beautiful waters and cays of the US and British Virgin Islands...more
Coral Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved every moment of boating with Captain Alex and snorkeling with assistant Corrie! They were knowledgable about the fish, the islands, and fun to talk to!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Alex and First Mate Jen provided a memorable and perfect catamaran excursion. They took us to LeDuck island and Pelican Rock for snorkeling. They made sure all of us were comfortable in AND out of the water. They was plenty of shade or sun...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great day. My wife and I spent the day on the Mahiya, which sails out of Coral Bay. We were staying in Coral Bay, which made it convenient for us. The crew went out of their way to make our voyage a spectacular...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to St. John for my 50th birthday, which happened to be on Thanksgiving Day 2018. We booked a sunset sail with another company (we hadn't found virgin charters online when making our reservation w/other company). The other company canceled on us last minute....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got back from St. John and had the most remarkable day on the Mahiya. Alex, our captain, was wonderful. We went to two snorkel spots that were fantastic. The boat itself is very comfortable, plenty of room, and plenty of shade. Home made...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a wonderful day sail with Captain Alex. It may have been the highlight of our trip! We will definitely sail with Mahiya again!

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chelsea H
Reviewed 24 October 2018

My husband and I have lived in the USVI for 17 years. We've enjoyed many different charter boats when we have visiting friends and family. Without question, beautiful Mahiya is the favorite. Comfortable with easy views all the way around. Capt Karl and crew with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 24 October 2018

My wife and I sailed with Captain Karl last year just before the storms devestated the Virgin Islands and PR last year for the first time and fell in love with all that Virgin Magic Charters has to offer. The Mahiya is a beautiful vessel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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FastKarl, Owner at Mahiya - Virgin Magic Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you! Loved having you and your love of the islands!

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We prepaid for this tour one week prior our trip and two days prior our tour day we received an email cancelling the tour. One week later, and we neveer received the money back. We were obligated to call the credit card company and file...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KPVI, Owner at Mahiya - Virgin Magic Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

This review is unfair. We contacted the customers and gave notice that we had to cancel and even recommended another charter. Their payment was refunded within a week. We are sorry we were not able to take them out but this is uncalled for. Yes...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a snorkel/sunset sail combo for us and four of our children: 9, 14, 19, and 22. Captain Karl and his beautiful Mahiya gave us an experience we will never forget! Sailing across the Caribbean waters and being taken to an...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Joni B
2 May 2018|
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28 April 2015|
Response from Mary Anne S | Property representative |
Thank You!!! It's good to know she has fans out there, all the way in Slovenia! She is a very special boat and we love her a lot!!