Vacation Sailing Time Charter on your own private sailing vessel for a specific period of time with a customized sailing itinerary. Sunset sailing for two nights and 4 hour snorkeling 3-5 or more nights. Bird watching during migration month of November makes the charter that is included more exciting. Turtles, dolphins and reef fish will make the possibility to encounter life at sea a great adventure.
Last Minute openings for fall weekend charters during the mild October - December weather.
Now Moon Dance will feature a full boat fishing license for your charter. Have peace of mind with smoke detectors and carbon dioxide detectors through out the boat with 3 mounted visible fire extinguishers in the vessel.
Book now off season rates 2 night minimum. NOTE: should you want to book holidays or our festival please plan 3 nights minimum . NOTE: please let us know if more than two people are with you, so that we can prepare your extra bedding and towels. This boat can accommodate a family, or two couples with two more singles, but we must know number of people. Up to six maximum depending on the group. $45 per person per night over two.
Beautiful State Park Fort Zachary Taylor is perfect to take a taxi or bicycle and spend the entire day as a fully functioning all day away with showers, bathroom/changing rooms, all day picnic areas, all day small food vendor. Rent umbrellas or a lounge chair.
Your Time Charter is on your schedule. Your captain will take direction from you for your family or friends.
Start with this popular Basic Time Charter, 2 nights with a sunset 2-hour sail. Three nights for special festivals and holidays. Customize your charter to add another two hours for 250 dollars more to schedule a 4-hour sail to the reefs with snorkeling gear included. This is one of the many options you may add later at a discount rate.
Upgrade to as many nights or more sailing at a special low rate, as you like. Design a Sailing Time Charter that suits your personal requirements. Depending on the length of time you choose, add more nights or more sailing at a discount. Plan to upgrade to a half day 4-hour sail or a full day 8-hour sail for time to go snorkeling the reefs, learning sailing techniques, fishing, beachcombing, exploring or bird watching near uninhabited islands. Want more adventure? Ask about an at sea on the anchor under the stars excursion with provisions included with crew. Go sailing with a USCG licensed captain and knowledgeable helpful first mate.
Our Docks are in The Historic Seaport, in downtown Key West. Sailing departure is up to your family, corporate team or friends.
If you have a family that wants something fun and explores outdoors, this is it. If your corporate group wants to schedule a sailing team building exercise, Time Charters can match your needs. Meals are on your own unless arranged with your crew in advance for your Time Charters.
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Charter Boat has electricity, running water, 2 bathrooms with holding tanks, air conditioning at the dock, propane stove, coffee pot, electricity, 6’3” headroom and everything you will need for your chartering experience. Owners/Guests Personal Marina Based Showers, Laundry mat and Toilets. Restaurants, also enjoy outdoor music, a pool and a small pocket style beach close by.
(Maximum preferred is, 2 couples or 4 adults or parents with 2 children couches make for a maximum of si passengers; talk to us about your number of guests).
PLEASE ADVISE US HOW MANY PASSENGERS WE DO SET UP LINENS AND TOWELS ACCORDING TO NUMBER OF PEOPLE. NOTE: ONLY $45 PER PERSON PER PERSON PER NIGHT FOR CHARTER TOWELS AND LINENS. RATES ARE BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY - (TWO PEOPLE). Tell us if you are a couple or two individual traveling on vacation.
Moon Dance is a 42 foot large roomy Irwin. Stable and family friendly, Moon Dance has a comfortable salon for family and friends to kick back and enjoy their Time Charter. Families love the private cabins for them with their own space to relax with mom and dad in a large v birth and personal bathroom plus the kids are able to have their own cabin with a single bunk and a small snug double and bathroom to change clothes after a fun time at the reefs.
If Key West is calling your name with mild subtropical temperatures average most every day, a Time Charter with this sailing adventure and fun could be what you want. Charter Moon Dance and sail aboard a sailboat like a local!
This is a working sailboat with diesel engine and sail ready. Similar to what might be called glamping, camping or recreational vehicle life style for the adventurous vacation. What this is not is a glass and chrome lifestyle of the rich and famous and is designed for comfort but in a kicked back relaxed fashion. This is more of a locals life, limit your luggage as soft sailor style or think of it as camping on the water with your time charter trip included for sailing.
Enjoy a sailing Time Charter for your next visit to Key West. Live the life of an old town sailor aboard this 42 ft. Irwin Sailboat- heavy and reliable, less movement with teak and fiber glass construction. Families feel safe and comfortable.
There is a constant breeze from the Gulf Stream to the Gulf of Mexico. Cooler temperatures in summer than you would expect. October through December can be some of the best weather with immediate access from your dock to all that is fun about downtown Key West.
Key West is an island, 130 miles “at sea”.
Located in famous Key West Historic Seaport two blocks from downtown.
Sub tropical environment, laid back living like a local, it’s flip flops, or walking shoes, bring two sets of swim wear or shorts and t-shirts, tropical long cotton dresses, basic casual wear everywhere, no need to fuss over your hair. Ladies find the relaxed styles clip up or tie back hair, or let hair dry natural. Flip flops or sandals are normal in any place you wish to dine or shop.
This Sailboat is set up for both local Time Charters and long-distance Time Charters, with fully operating kitchenette and boat style bathrooms. The land based marina bathroom has a private entrance and is best for long hot showers and morning after coffee to freshen up. Boat showers and toilets for quick visits are easy to operate. Use your hair dryer only at the land-based marina due to limits on electric cord to boat.
Romantic getaway charters, or family Time Charters are available. Bring your bucket list buddies, friends or the office. Let’s go sailing! We have USCG licensed captains who know the secret spots and qualified first mates that will swim with your children to make sure that they are having fun while being safe on a USCG Federally documented vessel.
Just a short walk to all the sites and sounds that Key West, the island and what the CITY is known for. All about a ten-minute stroll away to the downtown nightly Sunset Festival on Mallory Square, all the museums, and all the festivals. A beautiful State Park on the ocean is near by. Air Conditioning, water and electricity in port. Direct Current batteries are for charters off docks. Please let us know if any medical issues requiring more power. Swimming pools nearby when you make a food and beverage purchase as their guests.
Our Company is licensed by the City of Key West as a Time Charter operation. Also, being properly insured including for snorkeling means that this is a trusted professional Company for Time Charters since 1995.
Weddings, Anniversaries, mile marker Birthdays, Honeymoons, Key West Adventures overnight at anchor or extended sailing are just a few choices you may upgrade to as a customized Time Charter. We do all types of sailboat Time Charters. Ask for specific rates for what you wish to add to your Basic Charter. Tell us what your special occasion is and what you wish to do.
Always alert us as to any medical concerns of your family. Often our guests tell us we are their bucket list trip. We want to insure your trip is safe, fun and we are properly prepared for any personal needs. Connections for your cell phones and laptops welcome. If you have any questions- Just ask. Our charter boats leave the docks often and the boats are low-tech for that reason.
Pack light, two bathing suits, two shorts, flip flops, a couple of t-shirts, a pair of exercise long pants, light jacket and walking shoes all that is needed to enjoy a Time Charter with us in the Key West downtown area and the historic marina where you are close to walking to museums, sunset celebration, all the famous sites are steps away.
Look us up on GOOGLE MAPS behind Waterfront Brewery, The Historic Seaport, Key West, FL 33040. Stock Island is 3 miles away.
Key West - the City and the island is only two by four miles wide. If this is where you want to stay, know that there are several islands that share the same zip code as far away as ten miles from Key West the actual town and island. Know before you go.
Our central location at the end of the chain of the Florida Keys makes it easy to make charter sailing choices into the Gulf of Mexico or the Atlantic as to the weather and tides or your whim.
Often imitated seldom duplicated located on the island in the City of Key West! Charter the whole boat. One of the best kept secrets in downtown Old Key West, in the famous Key West Historic Seaport Marina. Live in the dream and see the sea. Capt. Albert - owner since 1995