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Island Windjammers Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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4.8
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No Smiles Spared!

Review for Diamant to Caribbean - Eastern

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kimmerz281
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Our 10th anniversary was coming up. We didn't want to sit on a beach because we live near one. We didn't want to visit a floating city either, but we wanted to see the Caribbean. I remember the Barefoot Cruise days that I dreamed about doing. A quick internet search took me to Island Windjammers. I was sold and so was my hubby. We've just arrived home yesterday from the excursion of a ...
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Sail Date: April 2018


An adventure I will never forget

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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BAKES1
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We chose the cruise because of the more intimate nature of a smaller ship. The Vela is a beautiful sailing ship and is approximately 156 feet long. We were able to access ports that larger ships could not. Chef Lenny prepared excellent meals and the service on board was outstanding. Chef Lenny took particular pride in going to local markets to provide the freshest fish, fruits and vegetables for ...
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Sail Date: April 2018


Excellent experience from beginning to end.

Review for Sagitta to Caribbean - Eastern

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hcarruth
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was my fourth experience over two years with Island Windjammers, though this was my first trip on Sagitta. My previous trips were on the Vela. I found the overall experience very similar. Common to all my experiences is that the crew is very professional and focused on passenger safety and pleasure. The company encourages a casual atmosphere, with t-shirts, shorts and bare feet ...
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Sail Date: February 2018


Amazing Relaxed Sail with Intimate Setting

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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ryansetssail
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We had an amazing time aboard the Vela! My wife and I traveled down to Saint Lucia the day before and stayed in the quaint town of Marigot Bay, where Vela was located. We met the crew the day of the sail and I knew we were in good hands right away. Our bags were taken to the ship and we followed shortly behind. The first thing you received when you boarded the ship was a rum drink- perfect! ...
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Sail Date: January 2018


Didn't know what to expect

Review for Sagitta to Caribbean - Eastern

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shelly.davis
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

My favorite part of this cruise was the ability to bring my kids along in a safe environment and let them experience travel the way I believe travel was intended. At 7 and 9, we finally felt this was the right time to let them experience a more adult trip. I was able to show them the real world and we explored it. They got to see an active volcano. They got to tour the engine room of the ship and ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

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Our first cruise ever and we loved it

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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ladolcevitabequia
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We bid on the cruise at a charity auction for the Sunshine School for Children with Special Needs in Bequia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, after hearing what a wonderful time others had had on the cruise, and we thoroughly enjoyed the cruise. I was a little leery as I get sea sick easily, but I used the scopalomine patches and they worked great. The crew was fantastic and bent over backwards ...
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Sail Date: November 2017


Island Windjammer Vela - great ship and crew

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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likeboats
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We are just back from our second trip on the Vela this year. We participated in the "Rum Cruise" visiting St. Lucia and Martinique. The ship is in great shape. That captain and crew did a great job the entire time making sure everyone was enjoying themselves and keeping thing interesting. The ports of call and trips to the distilleries (organized by Dave Russell- the rum expert) were great. ...
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Sail Date: October 2017


Island Windjammers: Vela. Amazing bucket list trip!

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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islandjenn
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

I went on this cruise with a group of 21 friends, all there to celebrate our friends 50th birthday. The cruise and the crew was amazing. They went above and beyond to make the trip a bucket list adventure for all of us. Not only was the food amazing, but the crew was amazing and took extra special care of us. Dinners were amazing and Chef Ermon made extra special cakes for our birthday girl as ...
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Sail Date: June 2017


Vela: Island Windjammers - First Class All the Way

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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linda2932
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I planned a cruise on the Vela for my 50th birthday, and we had 21 guests join us for the week. From the minute we met Captain Nervo the night before to the moment we stepped off the ship, this was the most special vacation experience of my life. The crew members were first class, but more than that, they became our friends. From the amazing food to the unique experience of truly sailing on the ...
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Sail Date: June 2017


Best Vacation Ever...

Review for Vela to Caribbean - Eastern

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TimIG
First Time Cruiser

Rarely does an experience meet and exceed every expectation one has going in. That was our experience with the Island WindJammers Vela. Our initial motivation for seeking out Island Windjammers was my wife's long held love of tall ships. Being able to experience of sailing on a tall ship for an extended period was a dream come true for her. That said, many of the other facets of the ...
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Sail Date: March 2017


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