We offer 1-8 day private, crewed charters aboard a 47 ft sailboat on the midcoast of Maine and Bahamas. Summers in Maine, Winters in the Bahamas. Find out about our OVERNIGHT SPECIAL! Scroll down for more info.
Civil Twilight is a 2004 Passport 470CC. Three private cabins, main salon with u-shaped settee and separate nav station, 2 heads, and galley. Galley is equipped with propane stove/oven, microwave, 12 volt refrigeration/freezer. All Coast Guard required safety equipment as well as navigational electronics and paper charts. Large cockpit with dining table, and ample aft-deck.
Maine destinations vary depending on length of charter. A day charter might have no destination...just follow the wind. A one-night charter may find us in Boothbay Harbor, or Casco Bay. Longer charters can take us up to Penobscot Bay or Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island.
During the winter months, charters in the Exumas begin and end at Staniel Cay, midway along the 100-mile chain of Exuma islands. Abacos charters begin and end in Marsh Harbour.
Charters in the Abacos are based out of Marsh Harbour, on Great Abaco Island.
In Maine, the day begins at 10AM. Set sail and head out the Sheepscot River, passing 3 lighthouses in the first 5 miles. Looking out for seals, porppoise and whales, we might have lunch underway, or drop the anchor in a quiet cove. A Day charter returns to the Marina about 4PM. If you're out for an overnight, we'll drop the hook or pick up a mooring about 5PM. You can explore ashore while dinner is being prepared. After dinner, enjoy the stars, or curl up with a good book.
In the Bahamas, a typical day might start with a quick dip in the sparkling clear waters. After breakfast, a sail up island to that special snorking spot, or maybe a paddle in the kayaks through the mangroves. A walk on a secluded sandy beach is always a possibility.
Age range, type of group
We can accomodate up to 6 persons on a Day charter. Have a birthday party, or reward a small group of employees with a day on the water.
Overnight charters can accomodate 3 people, Children 5 years or older are welcome.
Sleeping and meals
Sleep accomodations include a private cabin forward with queen berth and ensuite head/shower, and a private cabin portside with a single berth. This cabin shares a head/shower with the captains quarters.
Alll meals are included on the overnight charters with the exception of one dinner ashore.
Lunch is included on the day charter.
Policies & Restrictions
No Pets, No Smoking, and No children under 5 years old.
We are NOT handicap accessible.
Rates & Availability
Rates vary depending on length of charter.
MAINE SUMMER RATES-
Day charter - $100/person Minimum $400
Our overnight charters are priced at $500/day:
One night/2 days - $1000 double occupancy
Two nights/3 days - $1500 double occupancy
3 Nights/4 days - $2000 double occupancy
For longer charters, add $500 per additional night
BAHAMAS WINTER RATES:
7 days/6 nights $3750
Contact us for prices on longer or shorter charters
Ask about our Overnight Special! $675 double occupancy
10% discount for June charters
10% discount for repeat customers (cannot be combined)Email Owner For More Information »
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