Enjoy Chicago's Largest Cruising Catamaran! Rent "Latitude Adjustment" a Cruising Catamaran for up to 12 people.* Rates as low as $500 per hour (minimum of 3 hours). Rate: • 2 hours: $1200 (If your group is over 6, you will be renting/bareboating this vessel. If you are not capable or do not want to skipper this vessel, you must hire a qualified operator. Coast Guard prohibits me from getting involved in this process but I am allowed to provide a list of qualified operators. I don’t know specifically what they charge but I would estimate it would run a group of 10 an extra $10 - $15 pp per hour) What You Can Expect: We want to make your time aboard as comfortable and easy as possible. We will have a variety of floats ready for you and your party: swim noodles, tubes and with a little notice we can have a floating island ready that easily seats five complete with cup holders. With four cabins and two bathrooms, there is plenty of room to stow personal bags and items, change in private or take a nap! We also have cushions that can be used around the boat as either backrests or to sit on. What To Expect Onboard: "Latitude Adjustment" is a 38ft long Lagoon 3800 and Chicago's largest rental catamaran. With a spacious cockpit design and roomy interior, she's the perfect choice for any occasion. The double-hull design means a smooth sailing experience for you and your guests. Specification • Make: Lagoon 3800 • Year Built: 2004 • Length: 38ft • Capacity: 12 people* • Cabin: 4 *If you party is over 6, you will rent (Bareboat) this vessel and you must hire an operator if you are not qualified to operate this vessel. We can provide you with a list of qualified operators. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We've had so much fun on our annual Bluewater Magellan trips over the years that we decided to invest in our own catamaran. We offer private sailing charters on Lake Michigan in the summer and in the winter we take the boat somewhere warm to offer multi-day cruises. Throughout all the growth and change, one thing will always remain the same: our commitment to providing the best sailing experience possible. Whether it's local or tropical—we want you to love sailing as much as we do and will do our best to make sure you have a great time!
Beautiful boat, sailing was magical! Plenty of space for our party of 10. Loved relaxing on the trampoline out front. Captain and crew were friendly and so helpful. Can’t wait to go back again!
Such a fun boat and great for a larger party! Had so much fun on Lake Michigan. Definitely choose this boat.
Captain Brian and Russell were A W E S O M E!!! From the beginning, Brian was great ... very responsive to inquiries and follow up questions. During the cruise, that's when our experience went from GREAT to AWESOME! Brian and Russell were great, on-time, professional and courteous. They took good care of us and just let us relax. Thank you for making our UChicago graduation celebration weekend a fun and memorable experience! HIGHLY RECOMMEND cruising the lakefront and swimming in the Play Pen!!
My friends and I rented the catamaran boat from Jim for the 4th of July and had such an amazing time. The boat was even better in person and comfortably fit me and 12 of my friends. Captains Russell and Brian were also amazing. They were so much fun and so accommodating. They set everything up for us (the cooler with all of our drinks, bowls of chips we had brought, etc). We rented the boat for 3 hours but were having such a good time that we asked if we could pay to extend our use for another hour. Luckily they had no other immediate obligations and they were able to make it happen. As a nice bonus, they even had those fun water noodles for us to use. So much fun and my friends and I can't wait for our next boat outing with these guys!
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Any group over 6 will have to bareboat this vessel. Bareboat Charter Agreement (This agreement must be signed before boarding) This Bareboat Charter Agreement, made as of by and between the owner of the Vessel, hereinafter called "Owner" and hereinafter called "Charterer". In Witness Whereof: 1. Owner hereby agrees to let and demise bareboat and the Charterer agrees to hire on a bareboat basis upon the terms and conditions and for the consideration hereinafter set forth, the said Vessel for a period commencing at o'clock on 20 and monthly thereafter. This Agreement may be revoked on 30 days advance written notice by either party hereto to the other. 2. The vessel shall be delivered to charterer at on, 20, at the Port. Owner warrants that Vessel, when delivered to Charterer, shall be in good seaworthy condition and shall comply with all applicable laws and regulations pertaining to the condition of the Vessel." 3. Charterer shall maintain Vessel in good order and condition, reasonable wear and tear excepted. Charterer shall not be responsible for repairs to Vessel except to the extent that the need for such repairs arises from the negligence or willful misconduct of Charterer, its officers, agents, employees, students, invitees or guests. Owner agrees to furnish any necessary maintenance materials needed by Charterer in order for Charterer to fulfill its obligation to maintain Vessel in good order and condition. Owner agrees to make any repairs needed to keep Vessel in good seaworthy condition and in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations to the extent the need for such repairs does not arise from the negligence or willful misconduct of Charterer, its officers, agents, employees, invitees or guests. Vessel shall be subject to inspection at any reasonable time by owner or its agent or employee provided owner has furnished reasonable advance written notice to Charterer of its intent to make such inspection. 4. Charterer warrants that the skipper hired by Charterer will be a qualified and competent person, who shall be the employee of the Charterer, and be responsible for the safe navigation of the Vessel. You may choose from a list of qualified operators. This operator may bring crew to assist in the operation of the vessel. The operator and crew will not count as part of the Charterer’s total number which cannot exceed 12 total. All financial transactions between the Charterer and the operator will not involve our company. 5. Charterer expressly agrees that the operation of said Vessel will be limited to the following areas and waters: 6. Charterer shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless owner, its officers, agents and employees from and against any claims, damages, expenses or liabilities arising out of the performance of this Agreement or the use of said Vessel including without limitation, claims, damages, expenses or liabilities for loss or damage to any property, or from death or injury to any person or persons, in proportion to and to the extent such claims, damages, expenses or liabilities arise from the negligence or willful misconduct of Charterer, its officers, agents, or employees. Owner shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless Charterer, its officers, agents, and employees from and against any claims, damages, expenses or liabilities arising out of the performance of this Agreement or the use of said Vessel including, without limitation, claims, damages, expenses or liabilities for loss or damage to any property, or from death or injury to any person or persons, in proportion to and to the extent such claims, damages, expenses or liabilities arise from the negligence or willful misconduct of OWNER, its officers, agents, or employees. 7. Charterer agrees that the Vessel shall be employed exclusively as a training and pleasure vessel for the sole and proper use of itself, students, and guests, during the term of this Charter. Charterer further agrees not to transport Merchandise for hire or Carry passengers for hire, or engage in any trade, or in any way violate any laws of the United States or of any other government within the jurisdiction of which the Vessel may be at any time during the Charter. 8. Charter shall have no rights, power, or authority to create, incur, or permit to be imposed upon the Vessel any liens or encumbrances of any nature. A fully-executed copy of this Charter Agreement shall be carried aboard the Vessel with the ship's papers at all times during the term of the Charter and shall be exhibited by Charterer to any person having business with the Vessel which might give rise to any lien. Charterer shall redeliver said Vessel free from any liens incurred as a result of the operation of the Vessel under this Charter Agreement, and shall indemnify and hold harmless owner or its agent against any lien not incurred by owner or covered by insurance arising out of the possession, use, or operation of said Vessel or by any persons aboard said Vessel by invitation of Charterer. 9. Charterer shall not sub-charter or assign this Charter without obtaining the consent of owner in writing. If at any time Charterer fails to remedy any default with respect to any of the provisions, covenants or conditions of this Charter to be kept or performed by Charterer within days after notice thereof, or such additional time as is reasonably required to cure such default, owner shall have the right to terminate this Charter by giving written notice of such termination to Charterer. 10. Owner shall not be responsible for failure to deliver the Vessel at commencement of the Charter if such failure is caused by reasons beyond the control of Owner or by reason of said vessel having been lost or disabled. Should such delivery not be made within one day after specified date, this Agreement may be canceled by Charterer and any deposits or amounts theretofore paid on charter hire shall be returned by owner to Charterer.