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Explore the many islands and towns around Virginia /Atlantic Coast area during the Summer/Fall and in the British Virgin Islands and the general Caribbean area during the Winter/Spring by yacht. Charter the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 509 sailing yacht for up to 8 people. Rates as low as $760. Rates: For the Chesapeake Bay, Atlantic Coast Charters and Sailing Lessons. Homeported in Virginia: Docked at the Mathews Yacht Club, Hudgins, VA. (must add VA Tax @ 6% to Charter Price). No discounts. These rates are already significantly less than rates of other charter companies for the size of the yacht and the type of accommodations provided Same day out/in: $760 with capt add $250 (trips are 4 to 8 hours long) Daily Rates (Add $300/ Day with captain provided) • 1 Night: $1240 • 2 Nights: $2475 • 3 Nights: $2785 • 4 Nights: $3100 • 5 Nights: $3715 • 6 Nights: $4025 • Weekly (7 nights): $4335 (add $605 per night after 7 nights) • Long Term (21 days): $11.000 Additional Expenses that you should plan for: Refueling at $3.75 per gal (Calculated: (Engine Hrs + Generator Hrs) X 1.1 Gal /Hr x $3.75/gal). Subject to change. Docking fees, Water, Dockside Electricity, Trash Removal, and Holding tank pump out when away from Mathews Yacht Club Insurance deposits: • Non-refundable: $50 per day to a max of $450. • Refundable: $4,500 if Yacht is returned without loss or damage to any part of the yacht or inventoried items. Night before charter Sleep-over at $40 per person per night. Boat B & B, No Sailing, Stay at the dock:$40 per person per night (one person $50/night) Plus a $200 refundable security and cleaning deposit. All towing expenses (Typically in the Chesapeake Bay) at $75/ft ($3,750) and Fines levied by USCG and Marine Police. Remember no dumping of waste or trash into the water. All Fishing licenses required by Governing Jurisdictions. For rates in the Caribbean, please inquire. Your transportation to and from the yacht when ashore. All your food and beverages and ice. Gratuity for the Captain, typically 15% of the total charter fee and 20% for the Mathews Yacht Club for any catered/prepared meals. If you choose me as your Captain, I am USCG licensed: Master 25 ton near coastal, with sailing and towing endorsements. All groundings and collisions, however minor, require a diver to inspect the hull, keel, rudder, and sail drive. In some instances, the yacht may have to be hauled. These costs up to the Insurance deposit amount are borne by the charterer. A signed contract is required. Bareboat Captains must provide a sailing resume with the contract and the Insurance deposit and receive an equipment briefing before departure. What To Expect Onboard: We can help you find the freedom to sail a fast, stable yacht safely and reach your destination in comfort and style. Explore the many islands and towns for their wildlife, natural beauty, warm, friendly people, and shopping bargains. Get-a-way from the crowds and enjoy secluded beaches, picturesque sunsets, national parks, snorkeling, and the many scuba diving sites throughout the Virgin Islands. Food, fuel, and water are but a short sail away from any location in the Virgin Islands, or cook your own gourmet meals onboard. Yes, we have cookbooks onboard for simple "one Pan" to gourmet recipes. And, she is completely Air Conditioned with her own quiet generator. We will help you provide romantic entertaining on board and take you to exciting nightlife ashore in many of the ports which abound in the Virgin Islands. Never let the rain or weather spoil your fun, as the boat can keep you entertained with your music from your iPhone/pad, USB, CD, etc and 3-D, Blu-ray DVDs (US version), TV as well as spaces for relaxing, reading or playing games. You'll want to reserve your charter dates as soon as possible since this is one of the few boats with spacious accommodations, air conditioning at sea, and electric freshwater flushing heads, a two-person galley, microwave oven, two refrigerators, separate freezer, separate showers, and much more, typically found in luxury motor yachts. Even though we can not offer discounts outside of the Caribbean due to our very low rates, all of you who charter the boat on a return basis in the Caribbean will enjoy a 10% discount on the next charter. Small or large, your charter party will be met with expert advice and individual attention. Discover all we have to offer to help your dreams come true. Our staff is looking forward to speaking with you. 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. GetMyBoat will not allow us to have direct communications (phone, email, etc) with you until we have agreed on the charter fee and the charter is booked, sorry, not my rules.
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A Contract is required, Bareboat Captain must submit a sailing resume and receive prior approval. Damage/LossInsurance is required: non-refundable $50 to $450, and Credit Card for the refundable balance of $4,500 (refundable less any damages/losses). Cancellations due to Weather, or mechanical breakdown or our Captain's unavailability will refund all payments. See above for additional costs beyond the charter rate.