Step aboard Bahama, a 28m (90ft) luxury motor vessel and enjoy luxury, where every care has been taken with incredible attention to detail to make sure your journey is perfect. Bahama is a classic Jack Hargraves design built by Lloyds Ship in Brisbane in 1981 and is maintained with intricate care. Bahama travels comfortably at a speed of 10 knots, with a range of 3500 nautical miles.
MV Bahama’s master suite features a queen bed with spacious marble ensuite, while two further guest cabins with ensuites provide comfortable and luxurious accommodation for an additional four guests.
The deck is comfortably appointed for outdoor lounging and dining, and drops down to an aft deck which facilitates easy access to the water and to water sports. Ascending to the fly bridge, guest enjoy incredible 360 degree panoramic views of the ocean, with a sun lounge and al fresco barbeque area to cater to your needs.
The welcoming saloon features refined lounging areas, an entertainment system and a bar to create a wonderful indoor experience. Forward of the main saloon is the chef’s galley, control centre, captain’s bridge and crew areas, with a casual sun lounging area on the foredeck accessed via wide port and starboard decks, while below deck are the stylishly appointed guest staterooms, each with their own ensuite bathrooms.
Bahama can host larger groups for special events at The Reef Marina, and six guests in luxury for overnight charters.
MV Bahama offers luxury cruising in the most spectacular reef areas of Australia’s northern Great Barrier Reef and is part of the Crystalbrook Collection.
Based out of Port Douglas, closest port to the magnificent outer reefs at the southern end of the Ribbon Reefs, Bahama’s crew pamper you with 5 star, unobtrusive service as you visit superb reefs to explore by snorkeling, fishing or just relaxing in privacy.
With a maximum of six guests in the three ensuite cabins, Bahama offers prestige service aboard this classic Jack Hargraves designed motor yacht.
Bahama is ideal for a private luxury retreat afloat with close family or friends.
Beyond the stylish comfort aboard, a few days or a week cruising is ideal for keen fishermen, as well as those wanting to explore below water snorkeling, or just taking in the amazing views of the reefs, rainforest covered coastline and tropical ocean around you while sipping a cocktail.
Your onboard experiences:
- Snorkeling – all gear provided and generally a guide will accompany you.
- Scuba Diving (by prior arrangement)
- Fishing – “Popper”, trolling, bottom fishing with a range of quality tackle.
- Island hopping and Sand Cay picnics
- Cruising to beautiful and exclusive locations such as the Lizard Island atoll.
- Whale watching (seasonal)
- There is also an extensive library, as well as DVD’s and complete entertainment system.
Menu and Dining
Elegant dining that makes the most of the ocean views on the aft deck is the norm aboard Bahama.
Your chef creates elegant dishes using only the best seasonal produce sourced from local suppliers, with an emphasis on fresh reef seafood and top quality meats.
All meals (with complimentary bar), as well as all day snacks, are included in your tariff.
Specialising in luxury experiences, we can put together a cruising itinerary that will show you the best the reef has to offer, in the time you have available. Explore the pristine beauty of this tropical paradise over a few days or an extended cruising package that provides the opportunity to experience the scale and diversity of our World Heritage listed region in absolute luxury. Below is one of our more popular itineraries:
Port Douglas to Lizard Island
5 day 4 night Cruise – This is perfect for guests to experience tropical cruising at its best. Cruise highlights include the opportunity to snorkel Dynamite Pass. An exhilarating drift snorkel over 1km of shallow reef, during an incoming tide that takes you for a one hour effortless ride over amazing corals and fish life before arriving back on board for lunch.