Yes Dear Description

58ft catamaran with 5 guest cabins, each with ensuite private head with vanity, electric head and shower). Crew have separate cabin with private head. Large foredeck with plenty of lounge area. Huge cockpit for dining and lounging.

Cruising Area

Pref. Pick-upRed Hook, USVI
Other Pick-upBVI, limit 7 charters
Summer PortVirgin Islands
Summer OperationsCaribbean Virgin Islands
Winter PortVirgin Islands
Winter OperationsCaribbean Virgin Islands

Specification

Length58 Feet
Beam31 Feet
Draft5 Feet
Built2007
Refit2012
A/CFull
A/C NightYes
Sun AwningYes
HammockYes
DeckshowerYes
Bimini TopYes
Sailing InstructionsYes
Nude ChartersYes
HairdryerYes
Num Hatch11
Guest SmokeOutside
Children AllowedYes
InverterYes
Voltages110
Water MakerYes
Water Capacity400 gals
Ice MakerYes
Internet AccessOnboard WIFI
GeneratorYes x2
Max Speed12
Cruising Speed9
Turnaround48hrs pref
Communications
WIFI available
NO PC
Recommend personal cell phones

Accomodations

Guests10
Cabins5
Crew2
King1
Queen4
Showers5
Wash Basins5
Electric Heads5
Accomodation Details
Port Fwd - King/Master - 6´0´W x 6´10´L
Port Aft - 4´10´W x 6´10´L
Stbd Fwd - Queen 5´3´W x 6´10´L
Stbd Mid Ship - 4´10´W x 6´10´L
Std Aft - 4´10´W x 6´10´L

Entertainment

Salon Tv/DvdYes
Salon StereoYes
DVDs20
CDs30
Board GamesYes
Books20
Other Entertainment
Bose surround sound system

Cuisine

Din-inYes
Special DietsYes
BBQYes

Water Sports

Dinghy (Feet)16ft RIB
Dinghy Hp70hp
Dinghy Pax10
Adult WaterskisYes
Kids WaterskisYes
KneeboardYes
Snorkel GearYes
TubeYes
Wake BoardYes
2-Man Kayak2
Floating MatsYes
Standup Paddle2
Swim PlatformsYes
Boarding LadderYes 2
Beach GamesYes
Fishing GearYes
Gear TypeTrolling & spinning
Fishing Rods2
Under Water CamYes
Other Toys
Noodles
Giant 48´ pink flamingo water toys

Scuba Diving Scuba Diving Symbol

ScubaYacht offers Rendezvous Diving only
Air CompressorNot Onboard

Yes Dear Crew Profile

Crew Number2
Crew SmokeNo
Captain
CaptainJonathan Haridin
NationalityUSA
Born1984
SpeaksEnglish
Years Sailing6
Years Chartering2
LicenseUSCG 100T
Crew
CrewKatie Saunders
NationalityUSA
Years Sailing2
Years Chartering2
LicenseSTCW


Jonathan found his love for the water and the outdoors as an Eagle Scout growing up in South Carolina. In college he learned to sail in the Charleston Oceanic Sailing Association regattas. After graduating from the University of South Carolina, Jonathan moved to St. Thomas where he became the head bartender at the famous Duffy’s Love Shack and he fell in love with the Virgin Islands and diving. In 2011 he bought a sailboat and became a US Coast Guard licensed captain, spending the next seven years chartering and exploring the Virgin Islands. Jonathan and Katie are excited to share to magic of the Virgin Islands and create new adventures and memories with you aboard S/Y Yes Dear!


Katie is a small town girl with big world experience and is excited to bring her knowledge of food and fun to your vacation! With a background in catering, resort event planning, cafes and organic eateries, Katie has always had a passion for cooking and hosting. Her career brought her to the sunny island of St. Thomas, where she fell in love with the simple, sweet way of island life and met her future love and partner, Captain Jonathan Hardin. Soon after, the opportunity to cook on the water presented itself and she jumped into the world of yachting. As a luxury yacht chef and chief stewardess Katie was able to take her love of food and entertaining to a higher level. With three years of experience running luxury yacht charters throughout the Caribbean, she will amaze you with her incredible food and warm hospitality.

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Yes Dear Bookings

Start DateEnd DateDetails
Nov 29, 2018Dec 08, 2018Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Dec 27, 2018Jan 03, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Feb 22, 2019Mar 01, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Mar 02, 2019Mar 10, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Mar 17, 2019Mar 24, 2019Hold: Tortola, TBD to Tortola, TBD
Mar 26, 2019Apr 02, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Apr 14, 2019Apr 21, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Jun 14, 2019Jun 21, 2019Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Jun 23, 2019Jun 30, 2019Booked: Tortola, Trellis Bay, BVI to Tortola, Trellis Bay, BVI
Aug 01, 2019Oct 31, 2019Unavailable: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*

Yes Dear Rates / week


Season2 Pax3 Pax4 Pax5 Pax6 Pax
2018/19 Winter$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
2019 Summer$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
2019/20 Winter$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
New Year's$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Christmas$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Season7 Pax8 Pax9 Pax10 Pax
2018/19 Winter$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
2019 Summer$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
2019/20 Winter$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
New Year's$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Christmas$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000

Yacht terms: All Inclusive

Yes Dear Special Offer!
Discount: 20%!
Offer: 20% off all charters to take place between Nov. 1st - Dec. 15th.
Old price: $23,000 - $26,500 / week
New price: $18,400 - $21,200 / week
Save: $4,600 - $5,300 / week
Minimum nights: 6
Book before: Dec/01/2018
Travel before: Dec/15/2018

Yes Dear Rates / week


Season2 Pax3 Pax4 Pax5 Pax6 Pax
2018/19 Winter$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
2019 Summer$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
2019/20 Winter$23,000$23,250$23,500$23,750$24,000
New Year's$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Christmas$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Season7 Pax8 Pax9 Pax10 Pax
2018/19 Winter$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
2019 Summer$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
2019/20 Winter$24,500$25,000$25,750$26,500
New Year's$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000
Christmas$31,000$31,000$31,000$31,000

Yacht terms: All Inclusive

An all-inclusive charter covers all provisioning and running expenses. This includes a captain and crew that is fully trained and committed to your safety and enjoyment of your trip. A chef will provide the kind of exceptional, personalized meal preparation that you would expect of a five-star restaurant. The listed rate may not include all local taxes, premium beverages or scuba activities. Those details will be addressed during the booking process. Inquire for more information.

Get more information about All Inclusive or send us an inquiry to get specific pricing for Yes Dear.

Yes Dear Special Offer!
Discount: 20%!
Offer: 20% off all charters to take place between Nov. 1st - Dec. 15th.
Old price: $23,000 - $26,500 / week
New price: $18,400 - $21,200 / week
Save: $4,600 - $5,300 / week
Minimum nights: 6
Book before: Dec/01/2018
Travel before: Dec/15/2018

Yes Dear Guest Reviews

June 2017 - comments from previous boat

Fancy, Johnathan, and Pedro the pirate are the best ever. Literally the best boat trip I have ever been on! Charismatic and personable all the while they were just spoiling us the whole time. You would be silly to choose anyone else.

May 2017 - Comments from previous boat

First I would like to say THANK YOU to Fancy, Jonathon and Pedro(black dog!!!) for one of the best days ever!!! The day was absolutely perfect! I was traveling with 3 friends and we wanted to be spoiled for the day and boy were we spoiled!!! From the minute we stepped out of the taxi until we step back onto the dock!!! Fancy and Jonathon really know how to treat their guests. They were so infornative about the area, great drinks(Pedro Punches, YUM), avocado appetizer and seafood boil. Everything was so yummy! The snorkeling spots were great and when I just wanted to take a break from snorkeling I floated behind the boat in a water lounger! They made sure my Pedro Punch was always refreshed. :-) Can´t wait to go back to St. Thomas so I can sail again with Happy Island Charters.

May 2017 - Comments from previous boat

We spent a family day yesterday with Jonathan and Fancy on a sailboat , it was memorable!
You are treated like royalty and entertained with humor, food and
historical information about the area. We swam with turtles, snorkeled, sat in inflatable chairs in the water and sailed into sunset grille as a finale! Happy Island Charters is the only charter to use!
Thank you Fancy and Jonathan!!!
Sandi and Family

April 2017 - comments from previous boat

We sailed with Fancy and Jonathon and the amazing pirate dog, Pedro and had such a great day! With two teenagers and two senior citizens the brothers could not have been more fabulous! They were accommodating and made sure we had a most wonderful time on board their sailboat! I would highly recommend chartering them for half-day, a full day or more! The pizza place was delicious and a one-of-a-kind T-shirt since it´s not easy to get to it! A Big Thank you goes out to Christopher, Jonathon and Pedro! Keep catching those fish Pedro!

March 2017 - comments from previous boat

There are no shortage of charter boats in St Thomas. These guys are great! Jonathan, Pedro & Fancy will ensure you have a great day. They know the waters and the best places to stop and enjoy the waters of the islands.

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