Power Yacht Far Niente

130ft · 10 guests · Nassau, Bahamas
Far Niente Crewed Power Yacht Charter
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7-Night Rates

From $115,000 + expenses (2 passengers 7 nights)
To $130,000 + expenses (10 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

Yacht Details

Guests Up to 10
Guest Cabins 5
Length 130ft
Guest Cabin Configuration 1 Master King, 2 VIP King, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Designer Westport
Launched 2014 (Refit 2017)
Children Allowed Yes
Home Port Nassau Harbour, Nassau, Bahamas
Scuba Rendezvous only
Winter Cruising Area Caribbean Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Cruising Area Bahamas

Power Yacht Far Niente Overview

Feel the Magic is a Voyage 500 sailing yacht offering 3 Ensuite Queen Cabins and a 4th Forward Queen Cabin (ideal for children), a spacious Salon and Cockpit for dining and entertainment, and two large trampolines forward for lounging in the sun and enjoying the fresh ocean breeze and sea spray. Extensive list of Water Toys and upgraded 70hp dinghy. State of the Art Stereo & Speaker System with vast music and movie library.

Main Salon Formal Dining Aft deck, dining Master Stateroom Master Bath VIP King Guest Stateroom VIP King Guest Stateroom Twin Guest Stateroom Twins (convert to a King) Guest Stateroom Guest Bath Guest Bath Sun Deck Dining Jacuzzi Far Niente Layout

Meet the Crew

Captain: Jason Bacon

British

Previous Yachts: M/Y SMERALDA (253ft) Dubai and Worldwide itinerary, M/Y ONE OFF (201ft), M/Y One More Toy (157ft)

Jason started his life on the water at the age of 5 racing small sailing dinghies. After racing for a number of years he taught these skills at the Olympic sailing school in Wales. At the school, he passed his Master of Yachts unlimited and with such credentials was able to join the Americas Cup Yacht, Stars & Stripes. With a passion for travel working on super yachts seemed a natural progression. Since then he has worked on multiple yachts and has 17 years of experience in the industry.

As a captain, he oversees every aspect of the yacht’s operations ensuring safety at all times and a comfortable cruising experience. He is adept at crew relations, continually maintaining a strong team environment to create the most memorable and service oriented experience for the guests.

Jason would like to take this opportunity to welcome you aboard M/Y Far Niente and introduce you to the rest of the crew:..read more

Hobbies include: Free diving, wake boarding, sailing and kayaking

1st Mate: Jessica Rowe

British

Previous Yachts: M/Y Megan, S/Y Irelanda

Jessica was brought up in the English countryside in Hampshire and was schooled at a Naval College in Berkshire, Pangbourne, before studying Hospitality at Oxford Brookes University. From a young age Jessica has had a passion for outdoor adventure and has travelled to various countries to explore adrenaline-fueled activities. Before yachting Jessica has worked in a broad range of professions, some of which include; gymnastics coaching, sports photography and chalet cook/hostess. Jessica’s enthusiasm will ensure you have a vacation to remember on M/Y Far Niente!

Hobbies: Sailing, windsurfing, rowing, rock climbing, mountain biking, gliding, camping, cooking and photography

Chef: Simon Brown

Australia

Previous Yachts: S/Y Irelanda, M/Y Rahil

Simon is from Melbourne, Australia. He has been working as a chef for over 20 years in some of Australia’s premiere restaurant’s and his cooking covers a broad range of cuisines, with a strong focus on client satisfaction. While not from a yachting background he has worked in the industry for a number of years on both sail and motor yachts and has developed a real passion for the sea.

Hobbies: Diving, Mountain Biking, Reading

Chief Stewardess: Tracy Chandler

American

Previous Yachts: M/Y Dreams, M/Y Lady Bee, M/Y BW

Tracy was born and raised in sunny Miami, FL on a 42` sailboat. She spent most of her childhood in the crystal blue waters of the Bahamas. The sea is where she feels most at home so naturally a career in yachting called her name. Since she joined her first vessel in 2013, she has been cruising the waters of the Bahamas, Caribbean, and New England; giving her guests great memories and the best experience along the way! She strives to make guests happy by providing the best quality service and is eager to assist in every way to ensure the best vacation possible on board M/Y Far Niente!

Whenever possible you’ll catch her looking through the lens of her camera, capturing the beauty in the surrounding that yachting provides.

Hobbies: Photography, hiking, yoga, snorkeling and exploring new places

2nd Stewardess: Tessa Haggard

South African

Previous Yachts: M/Y Martha-Ann, M/Y Rarity

Tessa was born and raised in a small agricultural town of Skerkstroom, in the heart of the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Tessa’s desire to explore the world and experience different cultures lead her to pursue a yachting career in 2015, joining M/Y Martha Ann and has never looked back! Tessa’s journey continues around the globe on M/Y Far Niente, where she continues to follow her dreams and travel. Tessa has a great sense of adventure and loves to explore the great outdoors, whether it be going for a walk around town or diving in the ocean. Tessa has a desire to continually strive for the highest standards of guest care. She takes great pride in working to ensure your vacation aboard M/Y Far Niente is an experience of a lifetime!

Hobbies: Horseback Riding, hiking, painting, and watersports

Deck/Stew: Lindsey Semino

American

Previous Yachts: M/V Aqua Cat, M/Y Vista Blue

Lindsey was born and raised in Arizona. She previously worked as a trainer Jockey for a horse track but her love for the water convinced her to make a change into the maritime industry. She has been in the maritime industry ever since, 13 years now and counting. She gained much experience as a dockhand at a marina and from working at a boat & jet ski rental company. From there she decided to take her career further and worked onboard a dive boat while obtaining her captains license. With her passion of the ocean and determination to make every guest have a blast onboard, you are guaranteed to have a trip to remember onboard M/Y Far Niente!

Hobbies: Diving, kite surfing, wakeboarding, horseback riding, and traveling

Chief Engineer: Troy Shumaker

American

Previous Vessels: M/Y Dreams. M/Y Lady Bee, M/Y BW

Troy was born in Richmond, Virginia, but spent most of his childhood in San Francisco, California “The Golden City”. Living by the San Francisco Bay, Troy has always been interested in boats, especially fixing them. At a very young age he started to purchase, refit, and flip small boats for a profit. Ever since then he knew he wanted to pursue a career in the marine industry. After high school he went to a Marine Technician School and shortly after graduating he secured his first position onboard a yacht. Since then he has sailed extensively in the Bahamas, Caribbean, and New England and went on to obtain his US Coast Guard Designated Duty Engineer 1000 Unlimited license. As Chief Engineer onboard M/Y Far Niente, Troy performs daily operations and maintenance for the safety of the vessel and smooth operations.

Hobbies: Drone filming and photography, refitting vehicles, hiking, and exploring new places

Availability for Far Niente:

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, 17 January 2019 to Thursday, 24 January 2019: Booked: Saint Maarten, West Indies* to Saint Maarten, West Indies*
Booked: Saturday, 9 February 2019 to Saturday, 16 February 2019: Booked: Saint Marten, West Indies to Saint Marten, West Indies
Booked: Wednesday, 22 May 2019 to Wednesday, 29 May 2019: Booked: Nassau, Bahamas* to Nassau, Bahamas*

7-night Charter Rates

From $115,000 + expenses
To $130,000 + expenses
*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

Contact us for rates and current availability or to book a charter aboard Far Niente!

Full Specifications for Far Niente

Far Niente Layout
Length 130ft
Beam 26.2
Draft 6.6
Designer Westport
Launched 2014 (Refit 2017)
Guests Up to 10
Children Allowed Yes
Air Conditioning Full
Flag Marshall Islands
Max. Speed 20
Dinghy/Tender 2017 35' Boston Whaler (350HP)
Guest Cabins 5
Guest Cabin Configuration 1 Master King, 2 VIP King, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Accommodation Description:
Master Stateroom: Main Deck, forward: Centerline king bed facing aft with two nightstands, dresser, vanity with mirror, safe, and his-and her-walk-in closets. The ensuite features a private head and bidet locker, a spacious shower, and twin sinks. Entertainment center with 42” Blu-ray TV, DVD/CD, iPod dock, and surround sound. There is a study adjacent to the Master Stateroom.
VIP Stateroom (1): Midships, lower deck to port: Centerline king bed with two night stands, dresser, safe, and closet. The en-suite features a head and bidet, twin sinks and a shower. The entertainment center has a 32” Blu-ray TV, DVD/CD, iPod dock, and surround sound.
VIP Stateroom (2): Midships, lower deck to starboard: Centerline king bed with two night stands, dresser, safe, and closet. The en-suite features a head and bidet, twin sinks and a shower. The entertainment center has a 32” Blu-ray TV, DVD/CD, iPod dock, and surround sound.
Twin Guest Stateroom (1): Midships, lower deck to port: Two single beds with night stand, dresser, and closet. The ensuite features a head, sink and a shower. The entertainment center has a 26” Blu-ray TV, DVD/CD, iPod dock, and surround sound.
Twin Guest Stateroom (2): Midships, lower deck to starboard: two single beds with night stand, dresser, and closet. The ensuite features a head, sink and a shower. The entertainment center has a 26” Blu-ray TV, DVD/CD, iPod dock, and surround sound.

One of the twin guest staterooms can convert to a 4th King if so desired.
Home Port Nassau Harbour, Nassau, Bahamas
Winter Cruising Area Caribbean Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Cruising Area Bahamas
Preferred Port St. Maarten
Other Port
Deck Shower Yes
Hair Dryer Yes
Ice Maker Yes
BBQ Yes
Other Kaleidescope entertainment system with 200+ movie server
Other Water Toys *Water slide coming soon!
2017 35’ Boston Whaler Outrage w/triple 350hp Mercury engines, Seakeeper gyro stabilization, outriggers, side door with ladder, rigged for offshore fishing/trolling and lighter poles for casting. Onboard private head. Live well, sun pad, bench seating and adjustable back rests, night vision camera and state-of-the-art dual fish finders.
2016 17’ AB Nautilus DLX inflatable tender with hard bottom deep V hull and 115hp Yamaha engine, with ski pole. Seats 10.
2 x Seadoo Spark 2-seater 900cc
1 x Stand Up Paddleboard
2 x Elliptical Stand Up Paddleboards
1 x Wake Board
1 x Towable Tube
Water Ski’s for adults and children, and slalom
Knee Board
Snorkel Gear
Beach Setup (bbq, cabana, chairs, tables, beach toys like football, Frisbees, bocci)
Extensive Fishing gear
Board Games
1 x floating Maui Mat Raft
3 x Hobi Mirage drive kayaks (two double, one single)
8 x yoga mats, BowFlex select free weights
Elliptical trainer
Satellite TV Yes
DVD Player Yes
Board Games Yes
Captain Nationality British
Crew Smokes Inq
Crew Pets No
Caters to Special Diets Yes
Kosher Available Inq
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