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A.C.'s Taxi Service A.C’s Taxi service has been providing friendly reliable Taxi services to visitors to the British Virgin Islands for over 20 years. Whether you will be sailing our beautiful pristine Waters aboard a Bareboat, Crewed Charter or Mega Yacht or staying on island in one of our beautiful vacation villas or hotels A.C’ Captains recommended service can get you there. AC’s Taxi Service is based at the Road Town Waterfront ferry terminal which is located in the Capital of Tortola. Hence due to my network of professional quality drivers, whom I have worked with for years pickups can be prearranged at any point of entry on island. Reservations can also be made in advance for pick up & drop off on Virgin Gorda. You name it; AC can handle your request.
Adagio Villa Cool breezes, clear deep blue skies, crystal clear waters, white sand and spectacular view of some of the other 50 Virgin Islands greet visitors as they arrive at Adagio Villa. Mahoe Bay’s newest luxury villa encompasses an expansive deck and fresh water pool, five master bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms and outdoor showers, designer furnishings, an elegant decor reminiscent of the British Empire in the tropical East Indies and you. Your Adagio Villa vacation escape is perfect for a get together with a few close friends, a family reunion, a honeymoon, a corporate reward for a job well done, or a serious corporate planning session for your executive committee or board.
Agape Cottages We are a small, family-owned business located in one of the most beautiful bays of the Caribbean. Our rental units range from 1-2 bedroom apartments with king and queen size beds (respectively), fully furnished kitchens, spacious living areas, large patios or balconies overlooking Cane Garden Bay (with spectacular nightly sunsets!) and the convenience of being only a two-to-four minute walk to one of the nicest swimming beaches in the Caribbean. All our units are non-smoking and all bedrooms include the comfort of air-conditioning.
Sail Ariadne ARIADNE is a brand new Lagoon 450 arriving in the BVI in June 2016 ready for charter. She can sleep 8 people in 4 ensuite cabins and a futher 2 using the convertible saloon table. Not sure about sailing it yourself? A captain (and cook) are available and can be easily accommodated in the 2 forward single berths. Equipped with everything you could need- 4 luxury ensuite cabins, Ample seating inside & out, Galley with 2 fridge & freezer, coffee maker, blender & microwave. Captain's fly bridge helm station with hardtop bimini, Touchscreen GPS plotter at helm and nav station, VHF, in boat wi-fi and phone. Air-conditioning throughout, Standby generator or solar panels for quieter charging. Gas grill barbeque.
Bareboatbvi - Sea Tiger Sea Tiger, as well as the other 30 plus yachts, is professionally maintained by one of the most respected charter companies in the BVI. Connviently located in Roadtown, Tortola, the staff will get you acquainted with your yacht and answer any questions about your cruising itinerary. Save money by chartering "Sea Tiger" directly from the owner. Savings also available on other yachts, power or sail, traditional monohulls or catarmarans. Although you are "away from it all," you can enjoy the comforts of home such as generator with air-conditioning. While aboard Sea Tiger, you can say "leave a message," but with onboard Wi-Fi, you can also check emails, etc at your leisure.
Best of BVI 'Best of BVI' represents only the best in luxury villa rentals and yacht charter vacations in the British Virgin Islands. Wherever you are in the BVI there is always something wonderful to see and do, whether you wish to relax on a deserted white-sand beach fringed with palm trees, snorkel and dive amongst the wonderful variety of colourful fish and coral or sail the azure blue and turquoise seas in the sailing capital of the Caribbean - the choice is yours!
Best of BVI Boats Best of BVI Boats - We have personally been onboard every yacht we recommend and met and chatted with all the skippers and chefs. When you contact us we won’t just send you a list of available boats, we will take time to match your wishes with the best yacht and crew for you. We also are based here in the BVI, so should you have a last minute request - need the measurements of a bed, organize a birthday cake - we can “pop” down to the boat and fulfill your request. We will go that extra mile to ensure your BVI vacation is exactly what you expect with no hidden surprises - unless of course it’s that surprise birthday cake!
BVI Stand Up Paddle Co. British Virgin Islands Stand Up Paddle Company (BVISUPCO) is the largest, full service supplier of water sport equipment in the BVI. With over 300 SUP’s, Kayaks and many other items in stock we are sure to have what you are looking for. We are constantly updating our stock and new items are added regularly. Our professional and friendly staff will not only ensure you get the right equipment but will also provide tips on how to improve your skills on the water. Please contact us at +1(284)346 1981 or email us with ANY questions or requests you may have.
BVI Watertoys Island Surf & Sail are Tortola’s Watertoy and Watersports experts. Enhance your vacation experience! Whether you ‘re here for a beach vacation or chartering a boat, we offer a variety of water toys, water sports equipment, safety gear and fun stuff for rent that we promise will make this vacation something really special. Imagine the added bonus of being able to go for a quiet paddle in your kayak or walk on water with an SUP (paddleboard) really getting to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Natures Little Secret’s. Experience the thrill of catching your own fish for dinner and then perhaps going out for a sunset Windsurf in a deserted bay or catch a clean wave on one of our glass surfboard rentals at Bomba’s before settling in to his famous punch… Check out our website.
BVI Yacht Charters BVI Yacht Charters offers most any kind of Caribbean yacht charter vacation you can imagine, sailing from British Virgin Islands and St. Vincent/Grenadines. Your adventure begins just minutes after casting off from our docks, as you find yourself cruising towards an abundance of quiet and protected anchorages. You will discover breathtaking islands and pristine private beaches, and perhaps find yourself swaying to the rhythm of steel drums at an open air beach bar.
Custom Sailing Shirts Pricing for custom shirts varies from a basic design on our standard Vapor T to custom artwork and graphics on our high quality wicking shirts. Each customer is unique so please contact Laura at CustomSailingShirts.com to discuss your specific needs. We strive to not only meet your needs, but exceed your expectations. Call today! (716) 574-0540, or send an email. CustomSailingShirts.com offers the following services: Custom designs and layout, No quantity limitations, Personalization, Short and Long Sleeve Shirts, Mugs and Travel Mugs, Beverage Coozies, Stainless Steel Water Bottles, Special Events and Regattas, Family/Crew/ Team events and vacations and items for Private Boat Owners. CustomSailingShirts.com is always open to new challenges and ideas. If you don't see something on the list, call Laura at CustomSailingShirts.com and discuss the possibilities. (716) 574-0540
CYOA Yacht Charters CYOA Yacht Charters has been sailing the U.S. and British Virgin Islands since 1980! We are Virgin Islands Specialists. So whether you're a novice or an experienced sailor, let us plan a charter vacation that is fun and affordable.
Gumption Nature Tours Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to tour Necker Island owned by Sir Richard Branson himself!   Gumption has exclusive rights to bring tours onto the island to visit the lemurs, large tortoises, and much more of nature's gems.   Tour groups may be picked up from various North Sound (Gorda Sound) locations such as Gun Creek, Bitter End Yacht Club, Leverick Bay, Fat Virgin, and Saba Rock.  And he can also pick you up from your boat moored or anchored within North Sound!  
Knot On Call Knot On Call is a new 2018 Fountaine-Pajot Helia 44 Evolution sailing catamaran. Beginning March 2018, she is available for Bareboat or Captained charters in the BVI and USVI. She can sleep 10 comfortably. Her spacious hulls feature 4 cabins, each with queen beds, ensuite head and shower. Both forepeaks are finished with single beds. The cockpit is spacious and there is a large cushioned lounge area built into the bimini next to the helm. Generator, A/C, gas grill, fully equipped galley with microwave, Smart TV, and integrated sound system. To book your awesome sailing vacation, contact us though our website www.knot-on-call-vi.com or via email capnjohnbvi@gmail.com
LateSail Yacht Charters LateSail offers worldwide discounted yacht charters, and is the only one-stop shop you need when it comes to chartering. Whether you are looking for bareboat, skippered, crewed, or a by-the-cabin charter, we’ve got the perfect yacht for you. We often have exclusive deals you won’t find anywhere else, and work with all the major charter fleets worldwide. LateSail guarantees to find you the best price. Call today on 844-676-6445 to speak to one of our experienced sales team, or visit www.LateSail.com
Leverick Bay Resort & Marina Leverick Bay Resort & Marina sits on the Southern Shore of one of the most unique bays within the Caribbean Sea. Encircled by small islands and barrier reefs, these sheltered waters of North Sound, Virgin Gorda, offer a magnificent playground in every shade of aquamarine imaginable. Contact us for your activities, accomodations and marina services while on Virgin Gorda.
The Moorings With over 45 years at sea, The Moorings is the world’s premier yacht charter company. Our exclusive fleet of award-winning yachts spans over 20 destinations across the globe. Alongside exemplary service through every step of the vacation experience—from planning to provisioning and on-call support—we strive to provide our customers with getaways they’ll cherish for life.  The Moorings offers charter options for casual travelers and experienced boaters alike. Those seeking a hands-on sailing experience will best enjoy a bareboat charter aboard one of our traditional monohulls or contemporary sail catamarans. If you want to see the most of a destination, or aren’t quite comfortable with sailing, a charter aboard a high-performance power catamaran is the perfect choice. For the premium charter experience, a crewed yacht complete with captain and gourmet chef will treat you to an all-inclusive vacation that’s simply, and exclusively, about you. We also offer group charters for company incentives and more.
Orions Float Plan "Struggling to finalize your BVI sailing itinerary? ... The team at S/V Orion is here to help!  Visit BVIFloatPlan.com and enter your favorite Anchorages as well as desired Day Stops and we will build a personalized Float Plan for your trip.  Not to be used for navigation (obviously), but used to educate your crew, visualize your journey, provide a historic record of your charter, etc. ... These Float Plans have become a favorite of TTOL'ers. 
Owner Time Charters Owner Time Charters has been providing luxury sailing vacations since 2003. Because we charter through private yacht owners, we are able to offer deeply discounted rates on luxury sailing yachts. Our primary focus has been catamaran charters in the gorgeous and forgiving waters of the British Virgin Islands, but we are able to arrange sailing charters at numerous locations around the globe. Bareboat and Crewed Charters are available. Call Jenny 954-290-1084 or email info@ownertimecharters.com
Sandy Ground Estates Sandy Ground Estates ... for that away from away vacation, come to Sandy Ground Estates and experience real solitude, carefully preserved tropical beauty and excellent snorkeling with a sand white beach to call your own. For more information about our villas and availability please check out our homepage.
Seabbatical Modern Ocean Voyaging If you have been dreaming of going cruising or owning your own yacht, you must check us out. Bring your family and live on a yacht for a month or more at a price everyone can afford. The freedom of world class cruising and exploring on Blue water catamarans can be the highlight of a lifetime. This is Not just another charter. This is real cruising, Modern Ocean Voyaging. You will be surprised to learn What We Offer.
Sunsail Sunsail Vacations are all about seeing the world from a different perspective, discovering unspoilt spots only reachable by water and having an adventure that will leave you with memories which last forever. To celebrate our 40 years of creating these experiences, for 40 days Sunsail is giving discounts of up to 40% off of our Yacht Charters and Flotillas, starting from the December 27, 2013 through February 4, 2014. Save up to 40% for 40 days on Yacht Charters & Flotilla Sailing Vacations. We are celebrating 40 years of exceptional sailing experiences in all of our most popular destinations to provide you with the best deal possible. See the table on our website for where the best discounts apply. You could save up to 40% off the price of your yacht charter when you book during the 40 days from December 27, 2013 to February 4, 2014. Join the celebrations and book your 2014 charter today, simply book online and the discount will apply automatically or Call 855-237-0291
Virgin Gorda Villas BVI Virgin Gorda Villa Rentals have the largest portfolio of private, individually styled villas in Virgin Gorda. Our villas are situated either beachfront, or nestled on the hillsides at both Leverick Bay and Mahoe Bay. All villa guests are welcome to enjoy the resort facilities at Leverick Bay Resort & Marina. A vacation spent in one of our beautiful villas will be an experience you will never forget (especially if like many of our guests you can't help but come back!).

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AAA Car Rental Alain Arnell, Manager of AAA Car Rental in St Martin will provide you the service that you require. Click on the link to email me for a rate quote.
Beachside Villas All accommodations are tasteful, spacious and above all very complete. Each villa is directly on the beach. The master bedroom and living rooms of all the villas open to private decks for lounging and enjoying the magnificent panoramic view of the Caribbean. Luxurious bedrooms feature king size beds and air conditioning. Every bedroom has its own private bathroom. The living rooms are very comfortable, equipped with cable TV, VCR/DVD and COMPLEMENTARY WIRELESS INTERNET. In addition, in the middle of the villas, off the kitchen, is an open air atrium for informal dining and grills for barbequing. The dining area and kitchens are spacious and fully equipped including microwaves. We are not time-shares, therefore attention to your personal needs, cleanliness and friendliness are what guests at our villas have come to know and expect. We invite you to our Vacation Paradise, BEACHSIDE VILLAS!
Caribbean Gems For all your jewelry needs, Philipsburg, St. Maarten. Loose stones to custom jewelry available with the personal attention you deserve.
Hideaway Restaurant Serving Breakfast and Lunch Daily 8am to 2pm, Dinner Tuesday to Saturday 6pm to 10pm. A cozy little restaurant/bar perched beside an overflowing pool that runs over onto a spectacular view. We endeavored to create a cozy nook for cheerful breakfasts, long lazy lunches and romantic, candlelit dinners. Seems that we have succeeded, since it did not take long for people to find us, especially those visiting the Pelican Key area. Our international cuisine is exquisitely presented and reasonably priced with delightful portions and we have always been committed to providing our guests with a high level of quality and service because we are not a "high volume" restaurant, our guests can enjoy the comfort of dining in a relaxed, romantic and elegant atmosphere. Located at LaVista Resort.
Kenny Car Rental Where service is guaranteed. For more information see our homepage and send us an email. # 90 Sea Urchin Road Beacon Hill, St. Maarten. Tel: (599) 545 3201 Cel: (599) 520 4103 Fax: (599) 545 5656
LaVista Resort La Vista is a small, quaint resort nestled at the foot of Pelican Key, on the Dutch side of Sint-Maarten. FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED. Done in an Antillean style, where all the rooms have a fresh European look with spectacular ocean view. Although a restaurant and swimming pool are on property, nearby one can find also water sports, casino, shops and a health spa. Personalized service and friendly ambiance have many people returning year after year. The beach is about a one minute walk from La Vista Resort.
NextLevel Car Rental Senior Citizen Discount: 15% To apply for this discount, you can use the promo code sen60 when making your reservation. After your booking has been made, we will e-mail you for a scan of your drivers license that proves that you are 60 years or older. Failure to do so will result in your reservation being cancelled. Returning Customers: 10% To apply for this discount, please use the promo code reg12 when making your reservation. You must place the new booking using the email address used in a previous booking. Not doing so, or if your e-mail address isn't found, will result in your reservation being cancelled. Call: 1-721-522-8748 or 1-800-488-1427.
Oro Diamanté, Fine Jewelers of Distinction Oro Diamanté IS the Loose Diamond Specialist on St. Maarten. For over 25 years they have consistently provided clients a level of quality and service seldom seen in the Jewelry industry. Owned by a family of second generation jewelers, decades of experience have resulted in a Jewelry store that prides itself on a commitment to first rate quality and service, and an intensely loyal clientele that continues to grow. We carry a treasure chest of loose diamonds in almost every shape, size and quality. While Loose Diamonds and diamond jewelry are our primary field of excellence, we also carry some of the most unusual, rare & exotic gemstones such as Padparascha Sapphire, Paraiba Tourmaline, Alexandrite, Zultanite & many others. With a staff of highly trained gemologists, who have a keen eye for quality, we have amassed a selection of Loose diamonds and one of a kind Diamond Jewelry that is as extensive as it is beautiful. All purchases are backed certified appraisals and an unconditional warranty. 2 Locations – 62-B Front Street & Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort.
Paradise Bungalows and Margot Villa Welcome to Villa Margot and Paradise Bungalows, situated in Orient Bay with views of Tintamarre, Little Cay and Pinel Island! The villa features an expansive deck, cooled by ocean breezes, looking out toward the ocean. One and Two Bedroom Bungalows and Marigot Villa has 5 bedrooms. And NOW a POOL!
Pineapple Pete Pineapple Pete is located across from Paradise Plaza Casino in Simpson Bay. Open everyday for lunch and dinner. Live music Tuesday (House of Blues N' More) Wed-Sun Ronny Santana. We have a menu with a wide variety of itmes that can please the most difficult palate. Come for lunch, come for diner and come for drinks, music, darts or pool. But above all come and enjoy yourself.
Splash Jewelry LOOSE DIAMONDS ~ 14KT GOLD JEWELRY & WATCHES, with three (3) locations to serve you. Authorized Pandora Dealer. Located at Simpson Bay/Pelican Resort with two locations and Royal Palm. Splash Jewelers Provides: Satisfaction Guaranteed, Mail Orders Accepted and US Service Centers.
Shop N Drop Grocery Shop N Drop Grocery SXM is a convenient, personalized grocery shopping and delivery service for vacationers and residents of St Maarten/St Martin. We can provide everything from staples and personal care needs to the freshest fruits, vegetables and quality meats the area has to offer. Use our online shopping isle to browse and order your groceries or for convenience you can select our premade lists.
Travel Car Rental It’s about service. This separates a privately owned car rental company from the big franchises. Personalized attention to each client at best rates. Enjoy your stay on St Maarten now, but come back again, and we will remember you, greet you and know your preferences. Sure, we have a fleet of new vehicles, the models chosen to perform well on the island’s roads. But we take special pride in the maintenance of our cars, because we own them and we like to see them running well and healthy. Free cell phone use with your rental.
Unity Car Rental We have 13 years of car rental service. Free pickup and delivery anywhere on the island and 24 hour service. Our fleet is regularly renewed with brand new cars. Call us toll-free from the US:(800) 836-4529. Located in the French Quarter, St. Martin.
Villa Islandtude Newly renovated luxury villa available for rent as 2, 3, 4 or 5 bedrooms. All 5 bedrooms have new king size beds and new mattresses and ensuite bathrooms which are arranged for maximum privacy. All new furniture throughout. Large pool, 10 chaise lounge chairs, pool floats and spa that will seat 10 with extremely large tile deck (over 1750 square feet of outdoor decking) with exceptional privacy overlooking the Caribbean Sea and at night the lights of Simpson Bay and Princess Juliana runway. Wireless internet and satellite television provided.
Wasabi Charlie Wasabi Charlie is a sophisticated and fun Japanese restaurant located right next to Pineapple Pete and across the movie theater in Simpson Bay. Wasabi Charlie is not about sushi alone, it is about a great ambiance, great service and great food and drinks. You can enjoy an amazing Teppanyaki show from one of our Teppanyaki-chefs. We also have an extensive international menu with the mango duck and grand surf and turf as specialties.
Wilfred Brooks Taxi Service Taxi Service for both the Dutch and French side of St. Maarten/St. Martin. I provide you with personalized and reliable service. I can personalize shopping, dinner and beach trips for you and your group. Dutch side, French side and US phone numbers for easy contact and reservations. For all of your airport and pier pickup, dinner transportation, shopping trips, island tours just give me a call to make your reservations. Email contact from my web page is also available. Now FREE WIFI provided.

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