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“Married in Paradise” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours

Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours
Ranked #2 of 18 Tours in Jolly Harbour
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Tropical Catamaran Sailing. We are a Private Day Charter Company based in Antigua. We offer day tours on board our 40ft Catamaran Sailing Yacht "Cat Tales". Captain James & your Host Sherrill will ensure your day is comfortable & enjoyable, including a BBQ lunch & Drinks. We sail the scenic coastline to many sandy beaches or reefs for snorkeling, swimming or relaxing Sunbath. We can guarantee a great day with us on Cat Tales.
London, United Kingdom
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“Married in Paradise”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014

It was everything I imagined a Caribbean wedding to be plus more. Jim and Sherrill made the whole experience truly special from decorating the boat to pouring the chilled champagne and serving canapes. It was the most perfect day. If you are thinking of a wedding on a catamaran in the Caribbean then look no further.

Visited April 2014
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James-Sherrill, Owner at Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours, responded to this review, 7 August 2014
CONGRATULATIONS ! .......To the Newly Weds.....Helen & Bill

The occasion was just so good....... to have a Full Wedding service on Cat Tales

Minister..........The Service......Wedding Rings.....Canapés.........& of course "Champagne"

We pulled it out the bag yet again !....The moment we were asked to entertain a Wedding on board we knew it was going to be another great time !..................

and it was.........we sailed a little before anchoring in a most perfect isolated sandy beach.....the only sound was the sea lapping at the shore......the service was breath taking....just so Romantic !

We got a BIG THUMBS up this this charter...........All the best to you..............James & Sherrill
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Chesterfield, Virginia
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“The highlight of our vacation”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

I was trying to book a snorkeling tour from the cruise ship and they were sold out, and thank god because it caused me to search for other options which lead me to James and Sherrill. They had their own version of rum punch and their own recipe for grilled chicken, both the best we ever had. I highly recommend this over the cruise ship option. James and Sherrill were awesome!!!

Visited July 2014
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James-Sherrill, Owner at Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours, responded to this review, 2 August 2014
Hi there Brad, family & friends...........Thanks for this review........many of our guests have now commented on trip adviser on our Home Made Rum Punch & our special ingredients with the freshly on board grilled Chicken !................ We must be doing something right !

Our Pick-Up service at the Cruise Ship dock in St Johns made your day easy with NO taxi journey to endure first thing in the morning ! James met you.......short walk to Cat Tales II waiting on the dock .......cannot be simpler !

Your company was well received by Sherrill & myself......especially the athletic back flip diving performance displayed from your family ! ..... Great day you all had out at "Cades Reef" where the snorkelling is always just brilliant !

Tropical Catamaran Sailing here in Jolly Harbour welcomes the Bradley family any time !

Thanks again....James & Sherrill
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“Fabulous day”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

I booked a 6 hour trip for our family of 8 (kids 17 - 25) and we had a fabulous day. James and Sherrill gave us the perfect day out. Very friendly and extremely professional we absolutely loved it all. Fantastic lunch too!

Visited July 2014
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James-Sherrill, Owner at Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours, responded to this review, 2 August 2014
Hi Gang ! ..........Really great having your combined families (6 kids) on board Cat Tales II......
we were glad of the youthfulness of you all to enjoy the stronger winds we had that sailing day........you guys made the most of the spacious trampoline with the slightly bigger seas splashing up all over you.....great pictures we took !

Calmer location for BBQ Lunch in Deep Bay with it's fantastic sandy beach & a walk up to Fort Barrington..... made your Sailing Cruise "Varied" in what was offered by us ...........we know Mike was in his own world "Driving" Cat Tales on the Caribbean Sea !.....just nice to know we at Tropical catamaran Sailing are fore filling the dreams of our guests !


Nice Review guys........come back soon !........James & Sherrill

and thank you for your TA review !
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Savannah, Georgia
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“Fantastic sail. James and Sherrill are the consummate hosts!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014

The hotel recommended Cat Tales II and we were not disappointed. We went for a lovely sunset sail. James and Sherrill could not have been nicer or more welcoming. Our only regret is that we didn't book a longer trip!

Visited July 2014
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James-Sherrill, Owner at Tropical Catamaran Sailing Day Tours, responded to this review, 2 August 2014
Simply Romanic all the Way !......thanks N&A for TA review

Our Sun Set Cruise takes a truly relaxing feel........& our 20th Anniversary guests certainly showed it !....you were smiling for the whole 3 hour Catamaran Sailing Cruise.....it was a dream come true on the Caribbean Sea..............and what about the unusual "Silver" Sun Set.......just beautiful !

Our delicious Wines & Canapés just add the perfect "Finishing Touch" for our Guests !

You say you're only regret was not having a longer sailing cruise..........we'll hold a six hour Sailing Cruise open for your next trip to Antigua Guys !......Cat Tales II is waiting !

All the best for the next 20 years !........Nice meeting you N&A...........James & Sherrill
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“Truly Amazing!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

Four of us booked Cat Tales with James and Sherrill and it was one of the best days of our holiday in Antigua. From the moment we booked, the communication between us and James was great, we were collected from our resort bang on time and arrived at Jolly Harbour to be greeted by a very friendly James! After a safety brief we set sail. Sherrill was on hand providing us with her wonderful rum punch - it really is great! We stopped for a snorkel and a delicious BBQ chicken lunch with delicious wine on Cades Reef (we were so lucky as only we were there!), the food was fantastic and along with the warmth and friendliness of James and Sherrill it was fabulous!

We then sailed back to the harbour wishing we had booked a sunset sail with them so we could carry on our fantastic day!

Nothing was too much trouble and they are two fantastic people who love what they do!

Cat Tales is a gorgeous catamaran and is a fantastic boat to go snorkelling off!

All in all if we return to Antigua it will be the first thing I'll be booking! It was my partners birthday and he said it was possibly his best birthday (and he's had a few!).

I can not recommend this day enough! Plus with the lovely touches of James being on hand with his camera and capturing some great memories! Thank you again!

Thank you again James and Sherrill!

Visited June 2014
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