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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Crown Bay Marina yacht description

Welcome to the sailing yacht Stargazer! We are looking forward to helping you experience the vacation of a lifetime here in the beautiful U.S. and British Virgin Islands!

From the moment you step aboard Stargazer you will feel at home. She is comfortable and airy with many surprises, including, but not limited to three spacious guest cabins with sleeping for up to six guests. Two double bed cabins and one master king cabin each feature a private en suite bathroom and separate shower stall. The main salon is open and bright with a large dining area, wet bar and entertainment center for you to enjoy your favorite music or relax and watch a movie. On the outside, Stargazer boasts a large, shaded walk-in cockpit and spacious deck. We also have a fold down swim platform at the transom to make swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, paddle boarding or any of our many other water sports more convenient and enjoyable.

So come aboard, sail away, and experience the magic of the Caribbean and the Virgin Islands in comfort and style!

Property Type

      • Yacht

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

          • Catering Available
          • Breakfast - Included In Price
          • Lunch - Included In Price
          • Dinner - Included In Price

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Private Chef
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Smoking Allowed:

            Smoking is allowed outside on the aft deck only. Cigarette butts should not be thrown in the water....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Young children must be able to swim and must be supervised by their parents at all times....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Port Cabin Head: toilet, shower

            Sit-down shower stall...moreless

          • Aft Cabin Head: toilet, shower

            Stand-up shower stall...moreless

          • Starboard Cabin Head: toilet, shower

            sit-down shower stall...moreless

          • Each bathroom (head) has an electric toilet, sink, and separate shower stall. Bath linens, shampoo, conditioner, and body wash are provided....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Dining is either outside in the cockpit or inside in the main salon. Typically all breakfasts and lunches are served in the cockpit. Dinners are served in the cockpit if there are 5 guests or less. ...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Our galley is not for guest use: we provide a chef to take care of you! We will work with you ahead of time to determine your preferences and will have everything provided for you upon your arrival....moreless

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            Air conditioning is available, if requested, at no extra charge....moreless

          • Heating:

            You won't need to worry about heating here! :)...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            All bath linens and beach towels are provided....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All bedding and sheets are provided....moreless

          • Hair Dryer

          Entertainment

          • Television:

            32' flat screen with Blu-ray/DVD player in main salon and 13' combination TV/DVD players in each cabin. Note: no television signal...movies only....moreless

          • Toys:

            Indoor board and card games. Outdoor water and beach toys: (2) Stand up paddle boards, water skis, boogie board, floaty mats, noodles, etc....moreless

          • Stereo:

            Feel free to bring your own iPod or music player or listen to ours....moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Video Library
          • Music Library
          • Books

          Communications

          • Telephone:

            Phone provided for emergency contact only. Your U.S.-based cell phone should work fine in U.S. coverage areas (Check with your provider for details). AT&T is the predominate provider here....moreless

          • Internet:

            Free wi-fi provided in both the U.S. and British Virgin Islands...moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Water Sports Gear:

            Scuba diving is available for certified divers at no extra charge. SUP's, tubing behind the dinghy, floaty mats, noodles, water skis, etc....moreless

          • Boat:

            Our tender is a Caribe 15ft rigid inflatable with a 60hp Yamaha engine. Great for water skiing, tubing, and getting to/from the beach! ...moreless

          • Kayak / Canoe:

            We have two inflatable stand-up paddle boards with seats available for conversion to kayaks....moreless

          • Outdoor Grill

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities

          Location & View

          • Beachfront
          • Beach View
          • Oceanfront
          • Ocean View
          • Waterfront
          • Water View
           

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas & New Years
          Dec 19 - Jan 5, 2015
          7 night min stay

          $17,500
          My Standard Rate
          5 night min stay
          $2,071
          $14,500

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Taxes Not included

          Notes:

          ALL-INCLUSIVE* WEEKLY RATES are based on 6 guests, 7 nights/8 days:

          6 Guests $14,500 ($2417 per person, per week / $345 pp, per night)

          5 Guests: $13,500 ($2700 per person, per week / $386 pp, per night)

          4 Guests: $12,500 ($3125 per person, per week / $446 pp, per night)

          2-3 Guests: $11,500 ($3833-$5750 per person, per week / $547-$821 pp, per night)

          *Customary crew gratuity NOT included.

          50% due with signed contract to confirm dates. Balance due 30 days prior to charter date.

          We accept Mastercard, Visa, money orders, certified or cashier's checks.

          Rates are inclusive of all meals on board, beverages including alcohol, fuel, all cruising taxes and permits, toys on the yacht, and scuba diving for certified divers.

          Customary crew gratuity is NOT included and is typically 15-20%.


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          Location

          Car: Not Necessary

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2012

          About the owner: Captain Richard Darling grew up in upstate New York and fell in love with sailing on the Great Lakes where he spent as much time as possible sailing and racing on Lake Erie. He has extensive sailing, cruising, and chartering experience along the entire US East Coast down through the Caribbean. Since 2003 he has lived aboard sailboats in New England, Chesapeake Bay, Florida, and the Caribbean. Richard has logged thousands of offshore miles, having completed numerous offshore sailboat deliveries, and has worked professionally as a Marine Surveyor and Shipwright’s Apprentice. He has worked aboard several yachts including recent positions as Captain aboard a 60ft trimaran and Engineer aboard a 160ft three-masted schooner, both in the charter trade. He is the holder of a U.S. Coast Guard 150-ton Masters License, M.C.A. 200-ton Yachtmaster License, and a British Virgin Islands 100-ton Boatmaster License. Richard is an avid scuba diver and holds a PADI Divemaster certification. He loves to lead guests on underwater and shore-side excursions, to share the beauty and lore of the Caribbean, and enjoys stargazing at night – sharing his knowledge of the night sky and its awesome beauty. Chef/First Mate Melissa DiFilippo grew up in Rhode Island and spent her summers on Cape Cod where she learned to sail. She lived and worked in the Narragansett Bay area for many years, and has a deep-rooted passion for sailing and the sea. She moved from Rhode Island to the Virgin Islands to pursue a dream of working on a charter sailing yacht. While working for the Conanicut Yacht Club in Jamestown, RI for over eleven years as the Director of Member Services, she continued to develop her knowledge of the sailing community. Interning in the Club’s restaurant, Melissa gained valuable experience which complimented her intuitive cooking talents. A versatile cook, Melissa is happy to accommodate the special requests and dietary needs of her guests and has received rave reviews.

          Why the Owner Chose Crown Bay Marina:
          Mission Statement: Stargazer is crew owned. It is not our job to operate charters, it is our passion! We have a vested interest in making your vacation the safest and most enjoyable experience you could wish for. Working as a compatible team with a remarkable track record, we look forward to sharing our knowledge and love of the Virgin Islands with each and every one of our guests.

          The Unique Benefits at this Yacht:
          Stargazer is one of the most comfortable sailboats you will sail on. Her walk-thru cockpit makes access a breeze! She has ample and spacious decks, so moving about or lounging around couldn't be easier. Below decks she is bright, airy, and comfortable with full, standing head room throughout. The yacht is fully air conditioned. However, most of the time the AC is not even necessary owing to the constant breezes of the trade winds (which are responsible for making this area the best sailing waters in the world)! Crew quarters are separate from the guest accommodations, giving you full privacy.


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          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • Stargazer under sail

            Stargazer under sail

          • Stargazer at anchor (swim platform down)

            Stargazer at anchor (swim platform down)

          • Cockpit

            Cockpit

          • Main salon

            Main salon

          • Main salon, dining

            Main salon, dining

          • Aft cabin bathroom

            Aft cabin bathroom

          • Starboard cabin, double bed

            Starboard cabin, double bed

          • Hanging out with guests on the beach

            Hanging out with guests on the beach

          • Stargazer's transom

            Stargazer's transom

          • Swim platform down for easy water access

            Swim platform down for easy water access

          • Walk thru cockpit (no climbing over to get in!)

            Walk thru cockpit (no climbing over to get in!)

          • Sun deck

            Sun deck

          • Aft deck

            Aft deck

          • Aft deck

            Aft deck

          • Main salon, dining and bar

            Main salon, dining and bar

          • Main salon, looking down from companionway

            Main salon, looking down from companionway

          • Aft Cabin, king-sized bed

            Aft Cabin, king-sized bed

          • Port side cabin, double bed

            Port side cabin, double bed

          • Our guests swimming with a wild dolphin

            Our guests swimming with a wild dolphin

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          This listing was first published here in 2014.

          Date last modified - Friday, March 28, 2014

          $2,071 - $2,500 per night (USD)
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          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

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