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Classic Shannon Sailboat wProfessional Captain for Charter in Chicago

Cruising Monohull
1981
28 ft
6 Guests

About This Boat

s/v DRUID

Enjoy a private sailing experience for up to six people along Chicago’s beautiful lakefront.  Kick back, relax, and let our US Coast Guard licensed captain treat you to stunning views of Chicago’s spectacular skyline.  Make the experience your own.  The flexibility of a private charter allows customization of virtually any aspect of the sailing adventure from guest list to music selection to sailing route.  All charters are NON-SMOKING experiences.

Druid, a 1981 Shannon 28, is a classic heavy displacement, blue water cruiser with a cutter rig. She was designed and built to handle any weather condition or sea state. The Shannon Sailboat Company is world-renowned for the quality and beauty of their sailboats and Druid is no exception. Her bright work and interior are warm and inviting.

With an ice box for keeping food and beverages cold and speakers in the cockpit for enjoying your favorite music, Druid is equipped to cater to your needs.

Druid is in the only Shannon sailboat available for charter on Lake Michigan as far as we are aware.

Pricing

  • Monday thru Friday Noon - $195/hr (Minimum two hours)
  • Friday Noon thru Sunday - $222/hr (Minimum two Hours)

Charter prices include the following:

  • Private sailing charter for up to six passengers
  • Captain services
  • 1 bag of ice
  • Local taxes

Details

  • Type: Cruising Monohull
  • Capacity: 6 People
  • Make Model: Shannon 28
  • Year: 1981
  • Rental Minimum: 2 hours
  • Length: 28 ft
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 3 Days Prior

Rental Requirements

NO SMOKING

All charter are NON-SMOKING. Use of any tobacco products, cigars, pipes, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, vapor devices, etc. are strictly prohibited. Use of any of these products may result in a non-refundable, early termination of your charter and the assessment of a cleaning fee.

ALCOHOL

Customers and guests are allowed to bring and consume reasonable amounts of alcoholic beverages within the bounds of Illinois State law.

NO GLASS ON BOARD

Glass containers are prohibited. Please do not bring them.

SWIMMING

Swimming is NOT permitted from this vessel.

CUSTOMER/GUEST BEHAVIOR

Customers and guests are expected to conduct themselves in an appropriate manner. Inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated. Any behavior determined by the captain to be inappropriate (lewd, offensive, unsafe, etc.) may result in a non-refundable, early termination of your charter.

WEAPONS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED

No guns, knives, or weapons of any kind are allowed on board our vessels at any time. Bringing any of these prohibited items aboard may result in a non-refundable, early termination of your charter.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE

Food and beverages may be consumed on deck. Please clean up any spilled food or beverage and take your garbage with you. A cleaning fee may be assessed for excessive spillage.

SEASICKNESS/MOTION SICKNESS

Any person that experiences seasickness must remain on deck. The cabin area below deck is NOT an appropriate place for any person to deal with seasickness. A cleaning fee will be assessed for any person vomiting anywhere in the below deck cabin area of the sailboat, including the “head”/bathroom.

CLEANING FEES

Cleaning fees, if applicable, will be equivalent to the standard, full price of your charter.

TERMINATION OF CHARTER

The captain reserves the right to cancel a charter at any time for reasons of weather, mechanical failure, or safety. Charters will be rescheduled at the customer’s convenience. A refund will be offered if rescheduling cannot be agreed upon.

LATE ARRIVALS

The late arrival of customers and guests may result in a shortened charter sail without refund or adjustment to price.

CONSENT TO BE FILMED/PHOTOGRAPHED

Boarding any sailboats operated by Come Sailing, Inc. is your implied consent to be filmed, photographed, and recorded. Furthermore, by boarding any of our sailboats you are granting Come Sailing, Inc., their agents, successors, assignees and affiliates, and their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders, and representatives the right and permission to use such film, photographs and recordings and to use your name, voice, image, and likeness for the purpose of promoting Come Sailing, Inc. and its related services. You further agree that you will not receive any financial compensation or cash payment for the rights or permissions granted by you.

In such case that you are the parent or guardian of any minor child that has accompanied you aboard our sailboat, you further consent to the foregoing on behalf of such minor child.

Specs

  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Wheel steering
  • Bluetooth
  • Single Engine
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Furling Headsail
  • Head

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Meet Michael

Michael

From Northbrook

Member Since Aug 2018

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