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Choosing The Perfect Private U S V I Boat Charter: Is A Catamaran Boat Rental Or Powerboat Rental Right For You?

As you’re planning your visit to St. Thomas and St. John in the US Virgin Islands and dreaming of a memorable journey on the water, you may be wondering whether a sailing excursion or a powerboat adventure would best suit your group. Let’s explore the different factors to consider when making this exciting decision and find the perfect Seas the Day Charters USVI private boat charter for you. Whichever you choose, we can’t wait to tour the beautiful turquoise water with you as you embark on the best day of your vacation and explore the islands we call home.

Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Aquarius, S/Y Leviathan, M/V Sea Wolf, S/Y Neptune, S/Y Pisces, M/V Hydra and M/V Poseidon on St. John in the US Virgin Islands

Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Aquarius, S/Y Leviathan, M/V Sea Wolf, S/Y Neptune, S/Y Pisces, M/V Hydra and M/V Poseidon on St. John in the US Virgin Islands

USVI & BVI Powerboat Adventures

Speed | If you’re eager to cover more ground and explore more destinations, a powerboat charter is an excellent choice. With powerful engines, our powerboats can swiftly take you to the different islands, cays and bays around St. Thomas, St. John and Water Island on full and half day USVI charters and the British Virgin Islands on full day BVI charters.

Seas the Day Charters USVI Fast Powerboats: M/V Aquarius USVI, M/V Poseidon USVI, M/V Aquarius BVI, M/V Poseidon BVI, M/V Hydra, M/V Island Flyer and M/V Sea Wolf.

Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Hydra leaving St. John with guests relaxing on the bow

Private charter aboard Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Hydra cruising to St. Thomas from Francis Bay, St. John in the US Virgin Islands

USVI Sailing Experiences

Leisure | Sailing on a catamaran is generally a more leisurely experience, cruising at a slower pace than a powerboat. But don’t let that deter you from choosing to sail because your captain will help to customize your itinerary to maximize your group’s time on the water. Choosing a sailboat charter just means you’ll spend more time soaking in the sun, shade and sights between your snorkel and beach stops.

Seas the Day Charters USVI Luxury Sailboats: S/Y Leviathan & S/Y Sirena, S/Y Pisces and S/Y Mazu & S/Y Neptune.

Seas the Day Charters USVI S/Y Leviathan sailing to St. John

Private charter aboard Seas the Day Charters USVI S/Y Leviathan sailing from St. Thomas to St. John in the US Virgin Islands

Amenities

If you still aren’t sure if speed or sails are right for you, other factors to help consider which boat charter to select for your group include which amenities are available on each vessel.

All Seas the Day Charters USVI boat rentals include:

  • Snorkel Gear (snorkel, mask, fins and floats)
  • Water, Soda, Beer

Do you want to visit the BVI?

If everyone in your group has their valid passports, then your group can visit the British Virgin Islands when you book a full day BVI charter aboard M/V Poseidon or M/V Aquarius.

Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Aquarius at Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

Seas the Day Charters USVI M/V Aquarius at Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

Will your group choose to enjoy rum punch?

  • Our signature Seas the Day Rum Punch is available on S/Y Leviathan, S/Y Sirena, S/Y Pisces, S/Y Mazu, S/Y Neptune, M/V Hydra, M/V Sea Wolf and M/V Island Flyer
  • Seas the Day Rum Punch can be added to all private powerboat charters. After you confirm your reservation just send an email to [email protected] to add to your private charter

Will your group want to cruise in both the sun and shade?

S/Y Leviathan, S/Y Sirena, S/Y Pisces, S/Y Mazu, S/Y Neptune, M/V Hydra, M/V Sea Wolf and M/V Island Flyer have more shaded seating than M/V Aquarius and M/V Poseidon

Onboard Restrooms

S/Y Leviathan, S/Y Sirena, S/Y Pisces, S/Y Mazu, S/Y Neptune, M/V Hydra, M/V Sea Wolf and M/V Island Flyer all have restrooms on board

 

If you want to learn more about each of our vessels, browse your options and available charters here. We look forward to SEAing you soon.  

 

 

 

July 31, 2023