Island Heiress Description

Offering an amazing platform for family charters, ISLAND HEIRESS accommodates 12 guests in 6 staterooms. Her 29´ beam provides ample interior space with an open layout, a spacious full beam master (King) on the main deck and 5 well-appointed guest staterooms below- (3 Queens and 2 x Twins). All cabins are en suite and complete with state of the art Audio / Visual entertainment. Guests will enjoy the abundant deck space onboard from her full cockpit aft leading to the covered aft deck with dining for 12. Up top the bridge deck offers cozy seating and a large round table aft for more intimate dining or casual groups. The flybridge deck is complete with multiple seating and reading nooks, a full wetbar and large Jacuzzi tub. Based in the Bahamas year round with a full Scuba program, including certification courses, ISLAND HEIRESS is fully loaded with toys including a 30´+ plus towed tender, a giant water slide, SCUBA, massage and a large array of water toys in addition to her stellar charter crew under the lead of well-known charter Captain Herb Magney. ISLAND HEIRESS welcomes the active family to the serious divers and everyone in between looking for a relaxed environment with a professional, experienced and above all, fun charter crew! Main Deck: Large cockpit and swim platform for easy water access lead up to the aft deck and dining for 12. Upon entering the main salon to port is a full service wet bar adjacent to the large, wrap around setee seating. Welcoming and open, the main salon is fully equipped with a large flat screen TV. Just forward is the dining area for formal dinners. Just forward is the starboard foyer with day head and access to the cabins below. Master cabin: Full beam with KING bed and his and hers en suite. Below Deck: 5 spacious guests cabins, 3 Queens and 2 Twin cabins, accessed along a wide hallway. All en suite. Bridge Deck: Large skylounge with game table and seating. Flat screen TV, X-Box. With access to the bridge deck this is a great family space for games, movie nights and karaoke. Flybridge: Large open space with a variety of seating nooks. Jacuzzi with swim up bar. Full wet bar and BBQ area with bar seating.

Cruising Area of Island Heiress

Summer PortFort Lauderdale, FL
Summer OperationsBahamas
Winter PortFt. Lauderdale, FL

Specification

Length145 Feet
Beam29´ Feet
Draft6´10 Feet
Built1996
Refit2016
A/CFull
A/C NightYes
StabilizersAU
JacuzziYes
Internet AccessOnboard WIFI
Max Speed18k
Cruising Speed12k
Fuel Consumption200 US Gall/Hr
Range10,000 Miles
EnginesEngines: 2 New Caterpillar C32 ACERT 1800 HP Generators: 2 New 75KVA Caterpillar Sets Upgraded Stabilizers System Upgraded Bow thruster
Communications
6 Apple TV´s
8 Samsung LED TV´s
DVD and CD Library
DSS satellite TV - Europe/USA/Bahamas/Caribbean
Surround sound throughout

Accommodations

Guests12
Cabins6
Crew7
King1
Queen3
Twin2
Pullman4
Showers7
TP in Heads-

Water Sports

Wave Runners4
Sea BobsYes
Snorkel GearYes
1-Man KayakYes
Standup PaddleYes
Swim PlatformsYes
Other Toys
• 34´ Center Console Towed Tender
• 20´ RIB
• 4 x Wave runners
• 4 X paddle Boards
• 4 X Kayaks
• Scuba (rendezvous diving) and snorkel gear
• Giant water slide
• Climbing Wall
• Fishing gear
• Airhead Bigshot - 2 person open top tube
• Airhead Force Three - 3 person deck tube
• Banana - 5 person
• Wakeboard

Scuba Diving Scuba Diving Symbol

ScubaYacht offers Rendezvous Diving only
Air CompressorNot Onboard

Entertainment

Sat TvYes
Salon Tv/DvdYes
Salon StereoYes
iPod/Device HookupsYes
Other Entertainment
New 6 person Jacuzzi.

Cuisine

Special DietsInq
KosherInq

Island Heiress Crew Profile

Crew Number7
Captain
CaptainJohn Gaffley
NationalitySouth Africa
SpeaksEnglish


John Gaffley
Captain

Captain Gaffley has been working in the yachting industry since
2005. With over 16 years experience, he has worked on yachts from
100´ to 200´+. Captain Gaffley is a native South African. He enjoys
traveling the world, not just by boat but also by motorcycle. He
recently drove across the United States on his motorcycle. He has
worked as an air traffic controller and also has a private pilots
license. In his off time, he enjoys spending time with family and
friends. His first love is of course, yachting!
John was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa where he spent eight years as an air traffic
controller until a visit to Ft Lauderdale introduced him to the world of yachting. He has worked
extensively on various mega yachts throughout the Bahamas, Exuma Islands, Caribbean and
South Florida. His favorite cruising area is the Exuma´s due to its tranquil and untouched nature.
In addition to water sports, rugby and tennis he has a love for aviation and holds his FAA Private
Pilots License.

Shashake Nabbie
First Mate

Shashake was born and raised in Nassau, Bahamas. Before yachting he
worked on domestic interisland ferry ships and tankers where he
traveled all over the Caribbean seas
He joined yachting for a change in scenery and new experiences. His
goal is to obtain his captain´s license.
In his free time Shashake enjoys listening to audiobooks and spending
time with friends and family.

Erik Eisenbarth
Deckhand

Erik comes from the great plains of Kansas. He grew up ranching with
his family and always dreamed of finding his way to the ocean. His
favorite activities include scuba diving and jumping out of perfectly
good airplanes.


Martin De Jager
Deckhand

Martin grew up on a farmland in South Africa. He discovered his love
for sailing and yachting later in life but is very passionate about it. His
favourite activities include any fun sports activities.


Gabriella Halcovich
Deckhand

Gabriella is from Palm Springs, CA where she grew up playing
volleyball. She discovered a passion for the ocean while traveling in
the Bahamas. While her university was online, she took up working
on the water. Her favorite pastimes include snorkeling, fishing, and
of course, beach volleyball.


Luis Lopez
Chief Engineer

Luis is from a town Veracruz, Mexico, where he grew up knowing
about ships and the maritime industry. He has traveled around the
world onboard commercial vessels before transitioning over to the
luxury yachting industry.
In his free time he enjoy running, traveling, dancing and meet
wonderful people.

LoQuisha Beasley
Chef

Chef LoQuisha is from Michigan. She came to Florida in March on
vacation and decided to pursue her dreams as a private chef. She fell
in love with the Yachting industry which fulfills her desire to travel as
well as her passion for cooking. In her free time she enjoys trips to the
beach, kayaking, and spending time with Family.

Elisa Correa
Chief Stewardess

Elisa grew up in the coastal city of La Paz, Mexico where she found a
passion for the sea from a young age in kayaking competitions. She
has a bachelor´s degree in Tourism and in her spare time she
volunteers at the SF Wildlife Center. She enjoys paddle boarding,
diving, fishing and hiking. She has been in the yachting industry for 5
years.

Ashlyn Roberts
Stewardess

Ashlyn is from Houston, Texas. She graduated from the University of
Texas. She found out about yachting from her dad who used to sail
when he was younger. She loves travel photography, cooking, and free
diving.

Natasha Johnson
Stewardess

Natasha, although born in the USA, grew up in the UK. After going to
university to study music and live events management, when Covid hit,
it put a stop to the future of large events and she decided to pursue
yachting. She loves all things sporty and has competed competitively
in cheerleading, trampolining, and netball.

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Island Heiress Reservations & Port Locations

Start DateEnd DateDetails (Holds can be challenged)
Dec 28, 2022Jan 04, 2023Booked: Bahamas - Nassau to Bahamas - Nassau
Feb 03, 2023Feb 12, 2023Booked: Bahamas - Nassau to Bahamas - Nassau
Apr 24, 2023Apr 29, 2023Booked: Bahamas - Nassau to Bahamas - Nassau

Island Heiress Rates / week

The prices shown are for the entire yacht for a week-long (7 nights) charter.
Low price: $125,000

High price: $135,000

The high and low prices of this yacht depend on both the number of guests and the traveling season. Send us an inquiry for exact pricing.

Yacht terms: Plus Expenses

The price includes a professional crew operating your chartered yacht, but all running expenses such as fuel, tax, provisions and any other costs are extra. Calculate between 15-25% for a sailing yacht and 25-35% for a motor yacht on top of the given rate with an APA cash payment made to the ships agent or captain, who will keep an open tap and produce full accounts of all expenditures. Inquire for more information.

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