"Lowest price per hour for a private charter on the SunCoast"

Private Charter Pricing and ExcursionsUSD$120/ hr; 2 hr minimum

  • 2 hours = USD$240 
  • 3 hours = USD$360
  • 4 hours = USD$480
  • Additional hours past 4 hours = $100/ hr
  • We absolutely cannot allow more than 6 guests; USCG regulations
  • We accept only cash and all major credit cards; no checks, money orders or cashier checks accepted.  We utilize chip reader technology.
  • Customary tips are graciously accepted but not required, nor included. 
  • Deposits NEVER required up front to book, but we certainly appreciate open communication should you need to cancel or will be running late; Captain D can be readily texted or found via FB messenger chat. Should weather require cancellation or re booking, Captain D will do this at the earliest time possible.  Click to LIKE us on FB at our logo on this page.
  • We book your excursion simply with your full name, phone contact and email for receipt of confirmation of booking request. If using a local Resort Concierge, an email from them will also work.
  • Enter our booking page to request your booking NOW
  • On the day of departure: Arrive at Island Harbor Marina about 30 min prior to scheduled departure time in order for an on time departure.  Once parked, proceed through the gate nearest the yellow marina office and bathrooms; you will find S/V Three Moons moored in the channel with the flags flying from the mast.  We will have a cold non-alcoholic beverage ready for you at arrival!  Payment is taken at the vessel. A short excursion agreement will be required before setting sail. Parking is FREE at our primary port location.
  • Are you coming from a Clearwater Beach Resort ?  Consider UBERing to us.  We will provide a $15 credit to your bill with proof of UBER.

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PRIVATE EXCURSION OFFERINGS: (priced by the Hour as above) 

We have a range of options from 2, 3 and 4 or 4+ Hr excursions, also listed by category of specialty events we can host. 


Specialized tours by category

  • Pop the Question Excursion - 3-4 hrs recommended
  • Wedding Party Excursion -3-5 hrs recommended
  • Ash Scattering Services - 2-3 hrs recommended
  • Birthday Celebration - 2-4 hrs recommended
  • Anniversary Celebration - 2-5 hours recommended
  • Valentines/ Mothers/ Fathers Day
  • "Water, Wind & Wine" Sunset Excursion - BYOWine - 2+ hours




FOR THE MORE ADVENTUROUS:  And for those that want to experience an overnight stay on Caladesi Island at the State Park... Captain D has got the ultimate package for you and your friends or family.  Caladesi Island is one of the greatest beaches in America (even having won highest accolades over some of the finest Hawaiian beaches)!  To stay the night on this island/ beach, one must posses a boat.  Folks visit all the time by ferry but typically stay only a few hours.  Now you too can have access to the island... think of this package as a vacation home on a deserted isle ! 


What do you get?  What do you need to bring? Is the Captain staying?

  • Pack for an overnighter; be sure to provision accordingly with drinks, groceries and your swim trunks and pajamas .  
  • We leave 11am from port 
  • The captain provides up to 4 hours of sailing / shore excursion anywhere along the area we typically travel (see our maps)
  • By about 4pm we arrive and dock the vessel at Caladesi Island State Park
  • From this moment you are on "island time".  Stay on the boat, sunbathe on the dock next to the boat, walk to Caladesi Beach, stroll the miles of trails in the park, paddle board the mangroves (we provide the SUPs), grill under the pavillions and use the park picnic tables. There is a park ranger onsite 24/7 for emergencies. 
  • Captain D will be departing you shortly after getting you settled (by way of jetski).  The vessel will remain tied up securely to the floating dock .. and the keys to the motor leave with the captain... lol 
  • Captain D will return by 9am the following morning to prepare for a 10am departure and 11am return to port where we started. 
  • Limited to two adult couples or one family of 2 adults and 3 children maximum, due to interior space. Adults must be age 25 or older.
  • Pricing is all inclusive of skippered sailing, use of the yacht overnight on the island, island admission and utilities included along with use of two paddle boards.  Food and personal provisions and any use of services on the island including at the burger hut/ store are not included.
  • Yes... we have air conditioning on board !
  • Cost for this package is USD$1,300.00 .  $500 refundable reservation/ security deposit is also required at time of booking.



up to 6 guests

excursions and pricing