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Sagitta Review

4.0 / 5.0
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55 reviews

Excellent experience from beginning to end.

Review for Sagitta to the Eastern Caribbean
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hcarruth
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Feb 2018
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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 expected.

Cabins on Sagitta are a nice size. Though some might think them small, they are almost twice the size of the cabins on Vela. No one I have ever met on one of these cruises spends any significant time in a cabin though; they are for storing your stuff and sleeping at night. Beds are comfortable and the climate control is good.

The food is excellent and served at specific times when all of the passengers, and sometimes the senior crew, sit down together. The menus tend to be similar from one trip to another, but I wish I could sail with them often enough to become tired of them. The chefs have also always been very good about accommodating specific needs. There are always beer, wine, and soft drinks available throughout the day.

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Cabin 9 contains bunk beds. The top is a single, the bottom a full. The beds are comfortable. The ensuite bathroom is a nice size. The rooms are cleaned every day, and linens are changed mid-week, unless more frequent is requested.

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