Ed Hamilton & Co.

Dream Yacht Charter

Helia 44 Crewed

Tortola (Scrub Island), British Virgin Islands

The rates include: • Private Yacht & Service of the crew (captain, hostess/cook) • Insurance for the yacht and the passengers (civil liability) • Accommodation in 3 private air-conditioned double cabins with ensuite bathroom • Bedding, towels and beach towels • Half board or Full board: Half board includes breakfast each day, four lunches and four dinners with full bar and wine pairing per week. Full board includes all meals served aboard (breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily), full bar, and wine pairing • Consumables for the yacht (diesel, fuel, and water), cruising taxes • Water sports on board: snorkeling gear, stand-up paddleboard, kayak (2seats), floats, towable inflatable, fishing gear, and tackles • BVI Cruising Taxes and National Park Permits • Mooring fees The rates do not include: • Cancellation insurance and private insurance • Extra drinks, fine wines, champagne & spirits, special meals orders • docking fees, clearance and customs fees • Land-based excursions or rendezvous activities • BVI Fishing Licenses • Transfer airport – base – airport • Personal expenses • Tip. It is customary to tip your crew at the end of your charter. The amount you leave is totally at your discretion and should be based on the level of service provided. The suggested gratuity is 15-20% of the total charter fee. One-way / Relocation in the Caribbean: please consult us.

Rates Per Week

Extras

MANDATORY EXTRAS

Nonrefundable Damage Waiver:
Catamarans 50' and over - $72/night
Catamarans 43-49'- $60/night
Catamarans up to 42'- $48/night
Monohulls 48'and over - $48/night
Monohulls 42-47'- $42/night
Monohulls 31-41'- $36/night

Refundable Security Deposit:
$600 to $1,080 (depending on yacht size).

Cleaning Fee:
Monohulls up to 38' - $174
from 39 to 45' - $210
from 46 to 49' - $252
50'and over - $276
Catamarans up to 40' - $276
from 41' to 45' - $300
from 46' to 59' - $324
50' and over - $360

Dream Handling Fee: $36/charter
Fuel and Water are additional.

Starter Pack: $48 per charter - includes:
1 bottle of rum, 2 limes, sugar, 1 6-pack of coke, 1 gallon water, 1 small bottle of washing liquid, 1 dish cloth/sponge, garbage bags, 1 roll of paper towel, 1 box of matches, 1 roll of toilet paper in each head

BVI Cruising Permit: $6/person/day
BVI National Parks Trust Permit: $25-$55 (2-10 pers) plus $5/pers/wk for any additional person)
VISAR: $2 per person

Payable to Customs:

Environmental and Tourism levy $10 pp - collected on arrival at port of entry.
Departure tax $50 per person from airport and $20 per person from ferry.

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

Skipper: $252/day plus meals & gratuity
Hostess Cook: $216/day plus meals & gratuity
Child Safety Net: $264-$360 per charter
15 hp outboard dinghy engine: $42/night (catamarans only)

PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION TERMS

30% of charter fee to confirm. Final payment due 45 days prior.

If Charterer cancels more than 60 days before original charter start, Charterer will lose the 30% deposit. If Charterer has already paid for add-on options, DYC will reimburse Charterer for these expenses.

If Charterer cancels 59 days or less before the original charter start, Charterer will lose the entire charter fee paid to date. If charterer has already paid for add-on options, DYC will reimburse Charterer for these expenses, unless cancellation occurs within 7 days of departure. If within 7 days, payment for add-on options will not be refunded.

Specifications

Additional Rate Information

Location Information

Charters start at 5:00 p.m. and end at 10 a.m.

Located at Scrub Island Marina, Scrub Island.

Dream has partnered with Dolphin Water Taxi for private transportation from St. Thomas airport to Red Hook then ferry to Scrub Is. 75 mins. $149 per person one way. Min. 5 people/$745. To arrange, names and copies of passports are needed.

Pre-arranged/pre-paid transfers must be arranged at least 1 week prior to arrival.

Taxi between Scrub Is Ferry and Road Town Ferry Dock: $18/per person one way.
Taxi between Scrub Is Ferry and Beef Island Airport:
$9/per person one way.

Scrub Island operates a courtesy ferry/shuttle out of Trellis Bay, which is right next to the airport on Tortola. If you are flying into Tortola, this is a walkable distance or a quick taxi ride to help you with bags. If you are taking a ferry from St. Thomas to Road Town, you’ll need to take a taxi from Road Town to Trellis Bay. The Trellis Bay shuttle service is available every 45 minutes past the hour from the Trellis Bay Shuttle dock. Returning from Scrub Island at the end of your charter, the free shuttle to the Trellis Bay dock is available every 30 minutes past the hour. Shuttle service is available from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Taxis are available at the dock to take you into Road Town.

Deck

Bimini yes
Cockpit Cushions yes
Cockpit Speakers yes
Davits for the dinghy yes
Electric Anchor Windlass yes
Electric Winch yes, for mainsail

Electric

110 V Socket yes, in each cabin
12 V Socket yes
Generator yes
Inverter yes

Facilities

Air Conditioning yes, in each cabin

Navigation

Auto Pilot yes
Depth Sounder yes
GPS Plotter yes
Wind Instruments yes

Sails

Main Sail Full - Battened yes

Other Specs

Number of Double Cabins 3
Number of Heads 3
Recommended Passengers 6
Build Year 2016
Length 44 Ft.

MANDATORY EXTRAS

Nonrefundable Damage Waiver:
Catamarans 50' and over - $72/night
Catamarans 43-49'- $60/night
Catamarans up to 42'- $48/night
Monohulls 48'and over - $48/night
Monohulls 42-47'- $42/night
Monohulls 31-41'- $36/night

Refundable Security Deposit:
$600 to $1,080 (depending on yacht size).

Cleaning Fee:
Monohulls up to 38' - $174
from 39 to 45' - $210
from 46 to 49' - $252
50'and over - $276
Catamarans up to 40' - $276
from 41' to 45' - $300
from 46' to 59' - $324
50' and over - $360

Dream Handling Fee: $36/charter
Fuel and Water are additional.

Starter Pack: $48 per charter - includes:
1 bottle of rum, 2 limes, sugar, 1 6-pack of coke, 1 gallon water, 1 small bottle of washing liquid, 1 dish cloth/sponge, garbage bags, 1 roll of paper towel, 1 box of matches, 1 roll of toilet paper in each head

BVI Cruising Permit: $6/person/day
BVI National Parks Trust Permit: $25-$55 (2-10 pers) plus $5/pers/wk for any additional person)
VISAR: $2 per person

Payable to Customs:

Environmental and Tourism levy $10 pp - collected on arrival at port of entry.
Departure tax $50 per person from airport and $20 per person from ferry.

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

Skipper: $252/day plus meals & gratuity
Hostess Cook: $216/day plus meals & gratuity
Child Safety Net: $264-$360 per charter
15 hp outboard dinghy engine: $42/night (catamarans only)

PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION TERMS

30% of charter fee to confirm. Final payment due 45 days prior.

If Charterer cancels more than 60 days before original charter start, Charterer will lose the 30% deposit. If Charterer has already paid for add-on options, DYC will reimburse Charterer for these expenses.

If Charterer cancels 59 days or less before the original charter start, Charterer will lose the entire charter fee paid to date. If charterer has already paid for add-on options, DYC will reimburse Charterer for these expenses, unless cancellation occurs within 7 days of departure. If within 7 days, payment for add-on options will not be refunded.

Charters start at 5:00 p.m. and end at 10 a.m.

Located at Scrub Island Marina, Scrub Island.

Dream has partnered with Dolphin Water Taxi for private transportation from St. Thomas airport to Red Hook then ferry to Scrub Is. 75 mins. $149 per person one way. Min. 5 people/$745. To arrange, names and copies of passports are needed.

Pre-arranged/pre-paid transfers must be arranged at least 1 week prior to arrival.

Taxi between Scrub Is Ferry and Road Town Ferry Dock: $18/per person one way.
Taxi between Scrub Is Ferry and Beef Island Airport:
$9/per person one way.

Scrub Island operates a courtesy ferry/shuttle out of Trellis Bay, which is right next to the airport on Tortola. If you are flying into Tortola, this is a walkable distance or a quick taxi ride to help you with bags. If you are taking a ferry from St. Thomas to Road Town, you’ll need to take a taxi from Road Town to Trellis Bay. The Trellis Bay shuttle service is available every 45 minutes past the hour from the Trellis Bay Shuttle dock. Returning from Scrub Island at the end of your charter, the free shuttle to the Trellis Bay dock is available every 30 minutes past the hour. Shuttle service is available from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Taxis are available at the dock to take you into Road Town.

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