Aerial view of the leopard 53 powercat
Catamaran yacht charter at night
Outdoor dinner table view of the leopard 53 powercat
Interior of the leopard 53 powercat yacht charter in the Bahamas
Sunset in the bahamas with a lighthouse
Sunset in the bahamas with a lighthouse

Elopement Yacht Charter In The Bahamas

Charter Bahamas invites you to exchange vows in the most enchanting setting imaginable with our Elopement Yacht Charter. Tailored for couples who dream of a unique and intimate wedding ceremony, this package offers the ultimate blend of romance, exclusivity, and natural beauty. Say "I do" against the stunning backdrop of the Bahamas' crystal-clear waters and sun-drenched skies, creating an unforgettable moment that belongs solely to you and your beloved.

Our Elopement Yacht Charter is designed to cater exclusively to your desires, whether you envision a serene Day Trip with close friends and family or a more private, Multi-Day escape just for the two of you. Choose from our Captain Only service for up to 8 guests or opt for the Fully Crewed experience for an intimate gathering of up to 6 guests, ensuring your celebration is as grand or as cozy as you wish. Each option promises a personalized journey, complete with romantic touches and bespoke itineraries that can include secluded cove visits, champagne toasts at sunset, and gourmet meals prepared by your own personal chef.

At Charter Bahamas, we understand the importance of your special day. Our dedicated team is devoted to orchestrating every detail of your elopement charter aboard the Bru Sea, from floral arrangements to exquisite dining experiences, ensuring that your wedding day is seamless, stress-free, and beyond beautiful. We work closely with you to customize every element of your charter, turning your dream elopement into a beautiful reality.

Celebrate the start of your forever with Charter Bahamas' Elopement Yacht Charter, where each moment is crafted with love, care, and the breathtaking beauty of the Bahamas as your witness.

For your safety and security, Charter Bahamas is a USA based company with US ownership. All customer service and support are proudly from our Head Office in North Carolina. We’re here to help.
Elopement Yacht Charters

At Charter Bahamas we offer a variety of elopement yacht charter packages to cater to your preferences and needs. Below are the detailed rate inclusions and exclusions for our Fully Crewed Rates, Captain Only Rates, and Day Trip options.

Day Trip


  • Yacht and passenger insurance
  • Boat, fuel, select menu, beverages, and all taxes
  • Captain accompanied by a steward for entertainment, food, and drinks

Not Included:

  • Cancellation and private insurance
  • Docking or mooring fees (excluding first and last night)
  • Airport transfers
  • Personal expenses
  • Any re-positioning fee (on request)
  • Crew gratuities (recommended 15% of charter fee)


  • Food and Drink Package with select meal preparation by Captain
  • Guests may opt to purchase and prepare their own food and drinks for maximum flexibility and budget control

Booking Policy:

  • Payment in full is required at the time of booking confirmation to guarantee the reservation.

These comprehensive details aim to provide clear and transparent information to help you plan your perfect yacht charter experience with Bru Sea Charter. Whether you're looking for a luxurious fully crewed voyage, a personalized adventure with a captain only, or a memorable day trip, we have the options to make your journey unforgettable.

Fully Crewed Multi-Day Rates


  • Services of Private Yacht, Captain Althario, and Chef Diann
  • Yacht and passenger insurance (civil liability)
  • Accommodation in 3 private air-conditioned cabins for 6 guests, each with an en suite bathroom
  • Bedding, towels, and beach towels
  • Use of dinghy and water toys
  • Docking fees for the first and last night at Hurricane Hole Marina in Nassau

Not Included:

  • Cancellation and private insurance
  • Docking or mooring fees during the charter (excluding first and last night)
  • Airport transfers
  • Personal expenses
  • Any re-positioning fee (on request)
  • Crew gratuities (recommended 15% of charter fee)

Advance Provisioning Allowance:

  • Food and beverages
  • Fuel (Special Offer: Free fuel for charters booked and completed by end of April 2024)
  • Park fees

Captain Only Multi-Day Rates


  • Private Yacht with Captain Only Service
  • Yacht and passenger insurance (civil liability)
  • Accommodation in 4 private air-conditioned cabins for 8 guests, each with an en suite bathroom
  • Bedding, towels, and beach towels
  • Use of dinghy and water toys
  • Docking fees for the first and last night at Hurricane Hole Marina in Nassau

Not Included:

  • Cancellation and private insurance
  • Docking or mooring fees during the charter (excluding first and last night)
  • Airport transfers
  • Personal expenses
  • Any re-positioning fee (on request)
  • Crew gratuities (recommended 15% of charter fee)

Additional Costs:

  • Fuel – $1,950 (Special Offer: Free fuel for charters booked and completed by end of April 2024)

* Booking Policy: Full payment required at time of booking to guarantee reservation. Please review our full booking policies before making a reservation:

* Taxes: Applicable sales taxes: 4% Bahamas Cruising Tax and 10% VAT

Sample 7 Day Itinerary

Explore the beauty of the Exumas with Charter Bahamas' sample seven-day itinerary, designed to inspire and fully customizable to suit your individual preferences. This is just a taste of the personalized adventure that awaits you on the clear Bahamian waters.

Day 1:

Depart from Hurricane Hole Marina in Nassau, Bahamas, and set sail for the beautiful Allen's Cay, also known as Iguana Island. Here, you'll find the famous rock iguanas that are eager to be fed a diet of fruits and vegetables.

Day 2:

Sail to Norman's Cay, where you can snorkel around the famous sunken drug plane that crashed in the late 70s.

Day 3:

Cruise to Warderick Wells, the headquarters of the Exuma Land and Sea Park, which boasts sandbanks and pristine beaches. Take the opportunity to hike up Bobo Hill for a panoramic view of the entire island.

Day 4:

Make your way to Staniel Cay to swim with the world-famous swimming pigs, snorkel in Thunderball Grotto, and stroll through a quaint island town.

Day 5:

Journey to Compass Cay to feed and swim with the friendly nurse sharks at Compass Cay landing. Afterwards, enjoy a short hike to Rachel's Bubble Bath, a natural ocean pool renowned for its beauty.

Day 6:

Cruise to Shroud Cay to relish the tranquility of Sanctuary Creek, teeming with turtles and other marine life.

Day 7:

Return to Hurricane Hole Marina in Nassau.

Leopard 53' Power Catamaranan - The 'Bru Sea'
Leopard 53 Powercat Multihull of the year award
Year Built
25.2 Feet
3.2 Feet
Maximum Guests
6 - 8 (overnight)
1 - 2
Ensuite Cabins
4 Queens
Showers/Elec Heads

Hop aboard the magnificent Bru Sea, a sleek 53' Leopard power catamaran that epitomizes luxury from bow to stern.

A dazzling 2023 model featuring four cabins and four bathrooms spread across three luxurious levels. This cutting-edge vessel is specifically chosen to provide guests with an un-matched experience of the Exumas, boasting a shallow draft of just 4 feet, enabling our captain to navigate into secluded, uninhabited bays that larger yachts can only dream of reaching.

This floating paradise effortlessly marries high speed with pure indulgence, promising a cruising escapade like no other. Inside, four lavish queen berths await, each boasting private ensuite bathrooms, drenched in sunlight and ocean breezes, and cooled to perfection with custom air-con.

The salon invites guests to sink into sumptuous seating for relaxation, while outside, an alfresco dining spot beckons for unforgettable feasts. Take the stairs to the top deck or kick back in the villa-style aft lounge for some serious unwinding and mingling.

Whether you crave group fun or tranquil moments, Bru Sea is your ticket to exploring the Bahamas in style, combining speed, grace, and total bliss.

Location: Year Round Home Port: Bahamas (Hurricane Hole Marina, Paradise Island, Nassau)

  • Bow Thrusters
  • Ice Maker
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Full size refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Convection Oven
  • Duel Coffee (Drip or Keurig)
  • Refrigerator on the flybridge
  • Wetbar on the flybridge
  • Bow seating with cushions/lounge areas
Water Toys
  • (2) Sea Bobs
  • (2) Stand Up Paddle Boards
  • Pull Behind Tube
  • Beach Games
  • Fishing Rods
  • Snorkel Gear
  • Floating Mat
  • Noodles

Please note that our menu options aboard the Bru Sea will vary depending on the type of charter experience you choose with Charter Bahamas. Each trip type offers a unique selection of culinary delights, tailored to enhance your journey on the sea.

We aim to cater to your specific tastes and preferences, ensuring a memorable dining experience that complements your selected package. Whether you embark on a fully crewed multi-day trip, a captain-only adventure, or a bespoke day trip, the menu will be thoughtfully curated to align with the essence of your charter.

How to Charter a Yacht?

Start your adventure by filling out our reservation form. After that, expect a call from us to finalize details and complete some paperwork. We'll ensure your vacation is perfectly arranged. For a more comprehensive guide, check out our article "How to Charter a Yacht in the Bahamas".

Will I Get Seasick On Your Yacht?

A catamaran is designed to be large and stable, offering a smooth sailing experience. However, it's important to note that complete prevention of seasickness can't be guaranteed. We recommend preparing with seasickness remedies if you're prone to it. Check out our article "10 Tips To Avoid Seasickness"

What Is the Best Time of Year to Charter a Yacht in the Bahamas?

The Bahamas offers distinct experiences each season.

- Winter (December to February) is cooler and popular for its calm seas;
- Spring (March to May) brings moderate weather, ideal for all activities;
- Summer (June to August) is warm and perfect for water sports, though it's also the start of the hurricane season;
- Fall (September to November) is less crowded and offers lower prices.

What Should I Pack for a Yacht Charter?

For your yacht charter, pack light and practical. Essentials include swimwear, light clothing, sun protection, a hat, and comfortable footwear. Don’t forget personal items like medications and your camera to capture the moments.

Do I need a passport to visit the Bahamas?

Yes. An international passport is required for individuals of all ages.

How do I request certain meal options?

Our team has worked on some of our favorite staples for meal options including allergen sensitive options if needed. Groceries and special food items aren't as accessible in the Bahamas as in the States so we have customized the most readily available delicious menu options for you and your guests to enjoy. Our team will work with you to ensure you have your meals planned in advance should you choose to add our chef package.

All Inclusive Price
Per Day
Per Night
Up to 15 Guests
Min Duration
5 Days
Up to 2
Food Included
On Request
At Charter Bahamas we make extraordinary yachting experiences come to life with our brand new multi million dollar yacht(s) and never before seen pricing. Don’t let this moment pass you by, reach out and see how we can help make a dream vacation come to life.

Just a 2 hour flight from the Eastern US Coast

Embark on a seamless escape to paradise, as we're located just a two-hour flight away from the Eastern US Coast. Your luxury yachting adventure in the Bahamas awaits, closer than you think.

20 min cab ride from airport to marina

Begin your luxurious yachting experience swiftly with a convenient 20-minute cab ride from the airport to our marina. Your gateway to the sea is closer and more accessible than ever.

Better Boat. Better Toys. Best in Class AND Affordable.

Dive into unmatched yachting excellence with our fleet of brand new, multi-million dollar yachts equipped with the latest marine toys. Experience best-in-class luxury that surprisingly, won’t break the bank.

Chef Services Included in Half and Full Day Excursions

Savor Bahamian-flavored meals included in all half and full-day excursions. On multi-day journeys, opt for a personal chef to tailor your dining experience.

Creating Unforgettable Memories.

Creating unforgettable memories with Charter Bahamas is more accessible than you might think. Our catamaran features four spacious cabins, allowing for up to eight guests to stay overnight. This setup makes the cost per person surprisingly affordable, offering everyone the chance to indulge in a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Imagine waking up to the serene, azure waters of the Bahamas, surrounded by your closest friends or family. It's not just a vacation; it's an opportunity to create lasting bonds and stories that you'll share for years to come. With Charter Bahamas, extraordinary experiences await, and they're within your reach.


Our Guests' Experiences

We love sharing our guests unforgettable moments and adventures aboard "Bru Sea", our stunning power catamaran.

"Charter Bahamas was the best! When looking for a catamaran charter in the Bahamas, we were overwhelmed with the choices and range of prices. When we got on the phone with Charter Bahamas, they helped us plan everything and we had the trip of a lifetime."

Peter Olsacher

"My family and I had the privilege of embarking on a journey aboard "Bru Sea" with Charter Bahamas, and it was nothing short of magical. From the moment we stepped on board, Captain Althario Rolle made us feel not just welcomed, but truly part of the sea itself. His expertise and passion for the ocean transformed our voyage into an adventure we will cherish forever."

Brittany Jack & Matthew

"Amazing Experience! My wife and I probably rank this as one of the best trips of our lives. The crew was caring and handled every detail perfectly. Everything from beginning to end was a pure delight. Bahamas. Exumas. Pure bliss!"

Brent & Sandra Hohlweg