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Sail to Rose Island Beach

Nassau, Bahamas

Experience hosted by James

4 hours
Includes drinks, equipment
Up to 8 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

If you're tired of being around large crowds and want to get away on an intimate experience this one is for you.

First, we will meet you at the Poop Deck restaurant on East Bay St. (the restaurant shares a parking lot with the marina). We will meet you in the parking lot and take you to the boat.

Once we are all on the boat, it is smooth sailing from there. We will pass beautiful Paradise Island. After less than an hour of sailing past million dollar homes and hearing from your local captain about the Bahams we will arrive at Rose Island. The crew will provide you with all of the equipment you will need. You'll see crystal clear water, a very vibrant and lively reef full of colorful coral and beautiful fish in every direction. We will hang out on the beach and snorkel for about two and a half hours and then it will be time to make the way back to the start. Refreshing fruit punch will be provided as you relax, sipping your drink, and talking.

The entire experience is expected to last 4 hours.

Other things to note
We will provide life jackets, water, snorkeling equipment, fruit punch, instruction on snorkeling and sailing. No sailing experience needed. You just come relax and take in the beautiful water, scenery, and enjoy your time on an intimate sailboat experience.
If you're tired of being around large crowds and want to get away on an intimate experience this one is for you.

First, we will meet you at the Poop Deck restaurant on East Bay St. (the restaurant shares a parking lot with the marina). We will meet you in the parking lot and take you to the boat.

Once we are all on the boat, it is smooth sailing from there. We will pass beautiful Paradise Island. After less than an hour of…

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What's included

  • Drinks
    Refreshing Fruit Punch and Filtered Water
  • Equipment
    Snorkeling gear and safety equipment
From $98
/ person
Sat, Apr 17
$98 per person
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Join 2 other guests
$98 per person

Meet your host, James

Host on Airbnb since 2020
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I started sailing on a tiny sailboat when I was only 14. I am passionate about sailing and want to share why I love sailing with others. I fell in love with Nassau when I visited on a cruise ship. The crystal clear waters, the friendly people make it a place unrivaled in the world. Combining my love for Nassau and my love for sailing couldn't get much better.
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Where you'll be

First, we will sail past beautiful Paradise Island and million dollar homes as your local captain tells you about the Bahamas. Then we will arrive at Rose Island where we will relax on the beach and snorkel at the vibrant reefs that are only accessible by boat. There you will see vivid coral and colorful fish as you calmly snorkel around.

Rated 4.79 out of 5 from 14 reviews.

Beatrice
February 2021
This is exactly what I needed, ab escape!! the Captain was the best!! He made me feel super comfortable, very friendpy and rich with bahamain culture.. I learnt alot and was greatly entertained. Will definately book it when I come back!!
Stephen
February 2021
we went with Wellington as our Captain that day. It ended up being just my wife and I, so it was like our own personal tour. Wellington was nice,courteous and professional. I would definitely recommend this day trip.
Christine
February 2021
Captain Welly was awesome! He was so sweet and thoughtful and made sure we had a great time. We felt very safe with him even though the weather conditions were a bit rough when we went. He knew what he was doing. We had the whole island to ourselves and he even took pictures and videos for us. We had a blast.
Captain Welly was awesome! He was so sweet and thoughtful and made sure we had a great time. We felt very safe with him even though the weather conditions were a bit rough when we…
Debbie
January 2021
Welly was an awesome captain! The sail to Rose Island was relatively calm and beautiful. Had plenty of time to swim and snorkel and explore the island a bit. So much fun! Will do it again next time we are here!!
Tim
January 2021
Captain Wellington was a great skipper. This is one of the few activities our small group was able to do due to many tours being cancelled for not having enough parties to fill seats (low tourism due to COVID). The boat was nothing fancy but We felt safe the entire time and he kept us entertained with plenty of knowledge and stories about local Bahamian life. Im glad we were able to do this excursion and it ended up being the highlight of our short trip!
Captain Wellington was a great skipper. This is one of the few activities our small group was able to do due to many tours being cancelled for not having enough parties to fill sea…
Braden
December 2020
We loved the excursion with Caption Welly! The meeting time and location needed to be adjusted, but the communication was perfect and there were no hiccups there. It was just our party of two on the trip, and Welly was so nice and charismatic, and made us feel very comfortable and welcomed. We chatted the entire ride to and from the island and there was never a dull moment. The trip was well worth what we paid and we highly recommend it to anyone able!
We loved the excursion with Caption Welly! The meeting time and location needed to be adjusted, but the communication was perfect and there were no hiccups there. It was just our p…

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  • Sat, Apr 17
    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Join 2 other guests
    $98 per person

Activity advisory

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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests of all ages can attend.

What to bring

Swim suits

Sunscreen