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Catamaran Split Second, 62ft, 8 guests based in Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Weekly Charter Rates

From
$26,300 (2 passengers 7 nights)
To
$32,500 (8 passengers 7 nights)*
*Price range is subject to change. Please Contact Us for pricing for various party sizes, number of nights and seasons. Best price guarantee: We endeavor to offer the lowest prices available and will always match lowest rates. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX, no fees. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX

Specifications

Guests Cabins Length
8 4 62ft
Guest cabin configuration:
1 Master Queen, 3 Queen en-suite cabins (or swap 1 Queen for 1 Twin) with A/C
Designer Lagoon
Built 2014
Children Allowed Yes (Min. age: None)
Home port Nanny Cay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Scuba Rendezvous only

Special Offer

$1,000 discount in the Grenadines, July & August 2018
Details:
Split Second is available for charters in the southern Grenadines, Union Island to Grenada, July and August 2018. Save $1,000 for new reservations these months.
Dates:
Available for charters starting 1 July 2018 through 31 August 2018
Reservations need to be confirmed before 20 July 2018
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Catamaran Split Second Overview

Split Second is a crewed Lagoon 620 launched in 2014 and available for charter in the Caribbean with a professional crew of three. The yacht accommodates 8 guests in one master cabin and three double cabins, each with queen beds and en-suite bathrooms with separate shower stalls. A twin cabin is also an option if you have singles or kids in your group.

The yacht offers excellent linens, cushions and dining experiences along with a sound & home cinema system, PlayStation, games, iPod docks and more. The flybridge is a great place to sunbathe, enjoy the views while under sail and at anchor or sip on cocktails. The yacht has a 15ft tender with 60HP which is great for waterskiing, wake boarding and other tow toys as well as swift comfortable transfer from the yacht to the shore.

Split Second is a great choice for a family or a group of couples looking for an attractive, comfortable and fast catamaran with an excellent level of dining and service.

Ports and Available Cruising Areas

Home port: Nanny Cay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Winter cruising area: Caribbean Virgin Islands, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer cruising area: Caribbean Virgin Islands, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards

Green Initiative: Eco-friendly cleaning products. Local and organic produce when available.

Accommodation

Yacht sleeps up to 8 guests in 4 queen cabins. The master cabin is a full suite with lounge and desk area, spacious bath with glass shower stall and direct access to aft deck. There are 3 queen cabins each with private ensuite electric head, shower and wash basin. Crew have twin bunks forward which they are willing to move into a queen berth cabin if guests require two twins.

Yacht is fully air-conditioned for guests comfort.

Amenities

WiFi Internet: Available onboard
Air Conditioning: Full
Salon Stereo
Salon TV
Deck Shower
BBQ
Hair Dryer
Board Games
Sun Awning
Ice Maker
Other entertainment: Playstation 4 game
Communications: Onboard phone

Water toys

WakeBoard
2-Man Kayak: 2
Adult Water Skis
Kids Water Skis
Floating Mats
Snorkel Gear
Tube
Fishing Gear
Fishing Type: Trolling
Fishing Rods: 2
Dinghy: 15' RIB Cntr Console
Dinghy Outboard HP: 60hp
Other equipment includes:

2 new stand-up paddle boards, 1 inflatable stand-up paddle board, 2 cushions Fat Boys, Water trampoline for kids, Noodles, Hanging hammocks for davits, Giant blow up Swan and Pegasus water toys, Underwater blue lights


Crew photo

Meet the Crew

Jack & Jaimey

Captain Jack and First Mate Jaimey are an energetic and fun loving couple that will make you feel relaxed and at ease. They are passionate about sailing and share a love for the Caribbean. Captain Jack has intriguing historical stories about the Caribbean and Jaimey will guide you on snorkeling tours around the best reefs in the area. Jack is from the United States and Jaimey is from the cold north of Canada. Together, these two are a professional hard working team who are enjoying life to the fullest.

Captain

Captain Jack was born and raised in Annapolis Maryland sailing the waters of the Chesapeake. He started sailing as a young boy with his father. He studied Nuclear Engineering at the University of Maryland and after served in the US Navy as a submariner. After leaving the Navy, Jack worked for as a Nuclear Engineering consultant for 12 years during which time he obtained a Master's in Business Administration from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland. Jack built sea miles doing deliveries and passages throughout his years in the corporate world. Finally, Jack decided to fulfill his lifelong dream of being a Captain, single handed across the Atlantic and has completed many other crossings and long distance deliveries.

Jack has also skippered numerous recreational vessels, including day sails and dive boats. He has spent the past 7 years in the Caribbean working in the private yacht industry, running charters with up to 10 guests. Jack has a contagious joy for life, and with his experience in sailing, determination and hard work ethic it is ensured that all guests will have a safe, relaxing and delightful vacation...read more

First Mate & Chef

Jaimey was born and raised in Canada where she spent summers on the lakes around Ontario with her family. Jaimey has a Civil Engineering degree from McGill University in Quebec and worked in the Environmental Engineering field following university. Jaimey's love for warmth and water brought her to the Caribbean 6 years ago where she learned to sail. Fine dining and good food is a passion for Jaimey. She enjoys experimenting with new recipes and she is happy to meet all dietary needs, she especially enjoys cooking vegetarian. Jaimey's delightful meals, hard work ethic and caring nature guarantees guests feel relaxed and at home on their vacation.

In addition to a few seasons in the Virgin Islands, Jack and Jaimey have spent the past year chartering in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and St Marin and the Leewards. Their joy for life, great service and easy going nature will ensure your group has a unforgettable vacation leaving you relaxed and filled with lasting memories!

Children of all ages are welcome aboard Split Second!

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Weekly charter rates by group size

Passengers: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Summer 2018 $29,500 $30,000 $30,500 $31,000 $31,500 $32,000 $32,500
Winter 2018 to 2019 $29,500 $30,000 $30,500 $31,000 $31,500 $32,000 $32,500
Summer 2019 $29,500 $30,000 $30,500 $31,000 $31,500 $32,000 $32,500
Winter 2019 to 2020 $29,500 $30,000 $30,500 $31,000 $31,500 $32,000 $32,500
*Price range is subject to change. Please Contact Us for pricing for various party sizes, number of nights and seasons. Best price guarantee: We endeavor to offer the lowest prices available and will always match lowest rates. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX, no fees. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX

Availability for Split Second:

Listed below are any confirmed reservations or unavailability, as well as current holds / options. Note: this calendar is not always 100% current. Please contact us for more information about available dates aboard this yacht.

Upcoming 12 Months Reservation Calendar:

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Reservation Calendar with Port Locations:

Booked: Thursday, 12 April 2018 to Friday, 20 April 2018: Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Booked: Wednesday, 25 April 2018 to Wednesday, 2 May 2018: Booked: Beef Island, BVI* to Beef Island, BVI*
Booked: Friday, 11 May 2018 to Saturday, 19 May 2018: Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Booked: Sunday, 20 May 2018 to Thursday, 24 May 2018: Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Booked: Sunday, 27 May 2018 to Sunday, 3 June 2018: Booked: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI*
Booked: Saturday, 9 June 2018 to Saturday, 16 June 2018: Booked: Yacht Haven Grand to Yacht Haven Grand
Transit: Monday, 25 June 2018 to Saturday, 30 June 2018: Transit: Red Hook, St. Thomas, USVI* to Grenadines, West Indies*
Unavailable: Saturday, 1 September 2018 to Wednesday, 31 October 2018: Unavailable: Grenada, St Georges to Grenada, St Georges
Boat Show: Monday, 5 November 2018 to Sunday, 11 November 2018: Boat Show: Tortola, Nanny Cay, BVI to Tortola, Nanny Cay, BVI
Booked: Saturday, 15 December 2018 to Saturday, 22 December 2018: Booked: Tortola - Nanny Cay to Tortola - Nanny Cay
Booked: Thursday, 27 December 2018 to Thursday, 3 January 2019: Booked: Tortola, TBD to Tortola, TBD
Booked: Saturday, 2 February 2019 to Saturday, 9 February 2019: Booked: Tortola, West End, BVI to Tortola, West End, BVI

Hours required between charters: 48 firm

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Contact us for rates and current availability or to book a charter aboard Split Second!

Reviews for Split Second with Jack & Jaimey:

Jack & Jaimey were excellent! They were delightful - looked after our every need and were a joy to be around. Jaimey offered hiking/running suggestions to our son/daughter and Jack amused us with his many tales.

Split Second was very comfortable, clean and the AC was good when required. Fave aspect was the fly bridge.

Food was excellent and always superbly presented. Jaimey satisfied all our needs and always had the hot sauce on the table - as some of us like spicy food! The food was so good, we asked for many of Jaimey’s recipes.

The itinerary was perfect for us and, even though the weather (north swell) wasn’t always kind, we managed to sail to bays we had never visited before.

Always happy with Sailing Directions’ service - can’t think of anything you can improve.

This was our second charter on Split Second and our second visit to the BVIs - we fell in love with the crew and the islands.

Mary W, aboard Catamaran Split Second sailing the Virgin Islands

Additional reviews:

March 2018
It was the best vacation I ever had!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Looking forward to the next one.
Thank you and especially Jamiey (CHEF, BARTENDER, HOUSEKEEPER,1ST MATE) and CAPTAIN Jack (DOES EVERYTHING). You guys are OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-Kurt

I couldn't agree more with Kurt! Best trip I ever had. Jack and Jamiey made me feel like family within the first day of meeting them and really went out of their way to make sure that everyone was happy and comfortable.

Thanks!
Karisa
March 2018
How would you qualify the crew and their service?
Skipper: 5
Star - The BEST
Rest of the crew:
5 Star - The BEST

How would you qualify the yacht (comfort, features, general maintenance, etc)?
5 Star - The heads were a little tight. But it was fine.

How would you qualify the itinerary?
5 Star - Amazing

How would you qualify the sports and leisure activities on board?
4 Star - Paddle Boards too skinny

How would you qualify the food and drinks?
5 Star - Thank you for getting the Miller High Life beer

How would you qualify the entire experience of your trip?
5 Star - The best vacation I've ever had. Looking forward to the next one.

Additional comments?
Love you all.
March 2018
How would you qualify the crew and their service?
Skipper:
5 Star - Jack could not have been a better Captain. I felt safe every day being on the boat. Every morning he would give us history on the places we were going which I really loved. Whenever we wanted to go somewhere he would accompany us so we always felt safe.
Rest of the crew:
5 Star - Jamiey was amazing! I could not complain about one meal she cooked. We had a different meal everyday which I though was great. I have some dietary restrictions and she would always make sure that I liked what I was eating which I so appreciated.

How would you qualify the yacht (comfort, features, general maintenance, etc)?
5 Star - I thought every room was great - you are really only in your room to sleep. The rooms were kept clean by the crew daily. Lots of space to move around.

How would you qualify the itinerary?
5 Star - I loved every day - going to all the different islands daily was perfect. I was afraid I would feel stir crazy being on the boat but never once did.

How would you qualify the sports and leisure activities/ equipment on board?
5 Star - I loved all the equipment! The floats and paddleboards were great.

How would you qualify the food and drinks?
5 Star - AMAZING!

How would you qualify the entire experience of you trip?
5 Star - It was truly the best trip I have ever been on. Never felt so relaxed. I would recommend this crew to anyone!
March 2018
How would you qualify the crew and their service?
Skipper:
5 Star - Highly knowledgeable, skilled, and super friendly. Went above and beyond to make sure we had an extraordinary experience, and we did!
Rest of the crew:
5 Star - Seriously talented Chef. Felt completely at home. Service was top notch in every way. We were served 7 breakfast, 7 lunches, 8 snacks, and 8 dinners and each was uniquely delicious, healthy and beautifully presented!

How would you qualify the yacht (comfort, features, general maintenance, etc)?
5 Star - Very comfortable, luxurious and well-kept by the attentive skipper and crew.

How would you qualify the itinerary?
5 Star - Unbeatable. The skipper gave us choices and shared his extensive knowledge of the area.

How would you qualify the sports and leisure activities/equipment on board?
Had everything we needed to have a great time. Everyone loved the "party float"!

How would you qualify the food and drinks?
5 Star - Each meal was exceptional and never repeated during our entire trip. Impressive to say the least. The Chef should write a cookbook, we requested many of her recipes!

How would you rate the entire experience of you trip?
5 Star - the only downside was having to leave! My heart remains on the Split Second with Captain Jack and Jaimey in the BVI!
Post charter review provided by broker February 2018
Name: CHERYL
Yacht: SPLIT SECOND with Jack & Jamiey
Charter Dates: Feb 10-17, 2018
Area Cruised: US & BRITISH Virgin Islands

1. Was the crew friendly and accommodating? Anything special they did that stood out in your mind to make your trip excellent? How did they go above & beyond?

-Food, custom destinations, sailing!
-Made us feel welcome the minute we stepped onto the boat with introductions, snacks, and champagne. Went out of their way to listen and accommodate food preferences (roti).
-Destinations were planned every morning depending on preferences, weather, and were in context with their deep knowledge of the islands.
-It was a blast to sail and learn about sailing! Can't say enough about this!
-Very friendly and accommodating!
-Surprised us with roti for lunch. After hearing our conversation for our love of roti, Jack and Jaimey were able to have them delivered for lunch. It was a wonderful surprise.
-Let us sail the boat. Captain Jack was a knowledgeable and patient teacher. What a great experience!
-Helped us find and use our windsurfers. Followed along in dingy to make sure we were safe and not in distress.
-Made sure we all were able to enjoy our favorite activities.
-Very friendly and really really really accommodating!!! Love that about them.
-Helped us acquire fresh lobster in Anegada, they continually made sure that if anything extra was wanted that they got it, like Jack and Jaimey sourced fresh Roti from Tortola. Very impressed with Jaimey and Jack’s sailing knowledge.
-The crew were great! Very friendly & accommodating! Jaimey overheard us all saying we liked rotis which wasn’t on our preference sheet or her menu plan but she made arrangements for them to be delivered while in port. She also was great to prepare delicious lobster spur of the moment when we were at Anegada. She also learned they I liked Chai tea and had prepared an adapted recipe for me a few mornings with what she had on hand. Jack was great to arrange for a wind surf boards to be picked up and to include us in beautiful hikes on his time. They also went above & beyond by allowing us to board/spend the night on Friday.
-They let us come aboard Friday evening due to the original charter including a third crew member. Unexpected accommodation and made the trip so much easier.
-Allowed us to participate in the sailing of the boat and answered every question about “what do we do if . . .” “what does this do?”
-Changed the meal plan to include a meal that everyone on the boat loved after we expressed regret we were going to miss having X.
-The answer was always “YES”

2. Was the yacht comfortable and clean?

-Yes!
-Jaimey and Jack took great care of the boat and rooms. Rooms were cleaned and straightened everyday, floors cleaned, surfaces cleaned.
-It was windy, so they rinsed the salt off the boat after every sail.
-They picked up after us and had a lost and found space where it was easy to retrieve our forgotten items.
-The boat owners are lucky to have a crew that takes great care of their investment.
-Beautiful yacht!! They kept it in great shape too.
-Yes, it was well cared for and extremely comfortable.

3. Was the food tasty and well presented? Any specific meals/dishes that you really loved?

-Yes! Meal the last night was my favorite.... From appetizer to desert.
-Wow! I can't say enough about our meals. Jaimey's presentation of the food was beautiful! The variety was nice. Special care was taken to make sure our dining experience was spectacular! Every meal was a hit!
-Ribs!! Lobster!! Fried fish was an absolute top dish!! Her deserts were amazing!!
-Yes the food was great. We liked having the lighter lunches. The flash fried fish, lobster & pasta were our favorites!
-Yes. Roti (acquired mid charter); lightly fried fish; pizza. Banana bread.

4. Did you enjoy the area you sailed? What were your thoughts on the area after the hurricanes? What were some of your favorite anchorages/stops this time around?

-Favorite stops... Anegada, soggy dollar, baths. I didn't feel that the hurricanes dampened our experience. For me, the activities at the stops made the stops stand out.... Hiking, snorkeling, windsurfing, volleyball, walking on the beach, restaurant.
-Loved the areas that we sailed. Was impressed by the tenacity of the people on the islands. It was obvious there was much damage done to the islands, but the people on the islands were able to provide services comfortably. So happy we were able to sail to Anegada. With the winds, we were able to make the sail quickly and had time to enjoy Anegada's beautiful beaches.
Great stops for an area that just got punished by 2 hurricanes. Sun was shining, the water was beautiful and the boat was grand!!
-We liked visiting all the stops but enjoyed Privateer Bay
-Yes they crew did a wonderful job of helping select destinations / activities. It was sad to see the lingering effects of the hurricanes on some of our favorite places, but the crew did a good job of seeking out places that were accessible and enjoyable.


5. Additional comments on your charter?

-First time sailing. A wonderful experience! I will recommend this trip to others. I hope to charter another trip soon!!!
-Highly recommend—would return to this boat and crew if given the opportunity!
February 2018
Jack and Jaimey – Thank you both so much for all you did to make this incredible moving experience so special. I (Debi) will never be the same! I will go to this trip in my head and heart often and think of you both.
Well certainly be sharing our love of this vessel, trip and awesome crew. Loved the teamwork and how you make it all look so easy – we know and appreciate how hard you work and all you do! 100%
XO Debi and Ray (Birthday Deb) GO EAGLES!
June 2017
How did you enjoy your charter and crew? " Fantastic time. They accommodated our active lifestyle very well. Whatever craziness we were up for was fair game. As experienced, active water people, they gave us the appropriate freedom to explore while providing guidance to ensure safety."

Was the yacht clean, well maintained and comfortable?: New boat and the crew keeps it spotless. Very well maintained.

Quality of meals? "You taste the personality and care of Mel in the meals. She aimed to prepare food she thought we would like and hit the mark: fresh, clean and flavorful. We are generally not big dessert eaters but she cured that.... Great job on the food."

Would you take another charter in the future and where?" Absolutely.

Suggestions for the boat or crew? "Not really. They did a great job and the boat was perfect for us. They adapted to our desire for fun/casual interaction with lots of play time."
Spring 2017
Unbelievable trip and experience of a lifetime with 5 star food! Jack & Jaimey are a warm, friendly and fun crew. The service was never forced but always present. We all connected with you in a very genuine way. So, it was only natural that you became part of our trip and daily fun. Thank you Jack, Jaimey and Mel for the best trip our family had the opportunity to experience.

The boat was incredible. Waking every day to a gorgeous port, taking a morning swim, a fabulous breakfast and planning our next adventure with Jack was a great way to start the day.

You truly customized the trip to our interests, desires and however we felt at the moment. You catered to our spontaneous desires - "swim call" and fit in perfectly with our nightly euchre games. You were also terrific with the kids who I know appreciated Jaimey's guided snorkle trips and Captain Jack's water sport time. Then, it was always great returning from an activity to one of Mel's fabulous afternoon snacks.

We had been to the BVI before and in many ways you made us feel like it was our first time! We will be back and can't imagine sailing with anyone other than your crew.

The Wardrops
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February 2017
Wonderful trip, crew, food and the best of time! Great family memories were make this week. Cannot thank all of you enough Beautiful time!
We all appreciated the attention, the food and the vessel. Mel, Jaimey and Jack made it all possible to relax and enjoy our awesome tip to the BVIs. Great experience we will be back!
January 2017
Holly and I have been excited about coming aboard the Eclipse for nearly a year now. When our friends told us about Captain Jack and Jaimey and the catamaran experience we were ready to sign up. As we got closer we were abet concerned that the trip may not live up to expectations. You know when you are excited for something for a long time and have those high expectations, many times the experience does not live up to it. As soon as we took our dinghy ride to meet the Eclipse, we realized our concerns were way off base. Not only were Captain Jack and Jaimey attentive and helpful but, most importantly, they made us feel like family and members of the Eclipse crew.

Waking each day to another fabulous meal followed by "Storytime" and our plan for the day ahead just made the experience that much more incredible. Each day we sailed and explored somewhere new and just when you thought things couldn't be more fun and beautiful, the next day arrived. Each meal was expertly prepared and would have made any world renowned chef envious of their quality and presentation. We actually dared to eat off the yacht one night to have some world famous spiny lobster at Anegada Island. While the lobster was fantastic, our entire group decided we were not going to cheat on Jaimey again as her meals were superior to even that lobster. Our only regret for the entire trip on the Eclipse was that it had to come to an end. Eventually the real world came back to haunt us and as we headed home, we knew we would be back. We were not just leaving a crew behind on the Eclipse, we felt we were leaving behind family. Until next time, we wish you both happy sailing and we're looking forward to our next adventure.

Reviews for Split Second with previous crew:

Ryan, Veronika and Justin were a great team and couldn't do more for us.

Split Second was spotlessly clean. The fly bridge was definitely the favorite aspect, although the younger members of our party loved the seats on the bow.

Veronika's culinary skills were excellent and the food was always well presented. She customized the menu according to our individual tastes and we always left her with clean plates!

The itinerary was perfect for our family - from deserted beaches to lively bars.

Sailing Directions helped make our vacation one we will never forget.

Mary W, aboard Catamaran Split Second sailing the Virgin Islands

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