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Charleston Yacht offers a unique downtown waterfront exprience

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 27 m²
Property type yacht
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 bath Yacht / Boat with living room / kitchen and flybridge

La Nina is a 2012 Beneteau 34' Swift Trawler of attractive proportions, with a very sea-worthy hull, and plenty of living space. The Swift Trawler 34 is designed for the ocean and life at anchor. It is another way of experiencing the sea and voyaging.

NOTE: This rental is for overnight accommodation at the dock only; the yacht does not leave the dock unless the guest arranges for a Captained Charter, for additional fees.

Interior

•Master stateroom, 2 bunk beds and pull out couch

•Kitchen with 2-cooktop range, blender, microwave, coffee maker and toaster

•Living room with TV, DVD, radio, sofa, table and 2 Director's chairs

•Toilet and shower

Exterior

•Spacious exterior flybridge and bow sunpads

•Diesel, single Cummins 425 HP engine

•Dual helm

•State of the art electronics

•2 HVAC units

•Diesel generator

•Double station bow and stern thrusters

•Mosquito nets and screened doors

•Teak exterior flooring

More Details

Owner
Dara Liberatore
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Dara Liberatore

I has always had a love of the water and boating. Although I did not grow up on the water, and did not come from a family of boaters, I have been drawn to water sports - swimming, scuba diving, boating - both sailing and motor. Prior to having my own yacht, I did a lot of chartering, and often found the charter experiences to be disappointing - usually because the boat was not in great condition. After spending over a year in Charleston working with a client, the idea of having a yacht and having it in Charleston, as well as filling a need in the market for high end yacht charters all came together. So, I started Atlanta Yacht Charters in December 2012, with my first yacht - La Nina. I recently renamed AYC to Low Country Yacht Charters, to better convey the focus and value proposition that this business offers, especially as I start looking to expand. Outside of boating, my core professional focus is strategy and operations management consulting. After graduating from Georgetown University, I spent several years on Active Duty with the Army, both in the Middle East and Germany. After coming back from Germany, I started my consulting career, taking a two year pause to get my MBA from Duke and then going to work with Accenture. I currently work with Alvarez and Marsal, helping companies improve their performance, across multiple industries and functional areas, with a focus on strategy, supply chain, manufacturing, profitability improvement and M&A.I welcome you aboard my yacht - La Nina - and hope you have a wonderful experience!

Dara Liberatore purchased this yacht in 2012

Why Dara Liberatore chose Historic Old City

NOTE: This rental is for overnight accommodation at the dock only; the yacht does not leave the dock unless the guest arranges for a Captained Charter, for additional fees.

What makes this yacht unique

Unique accommodations on the water in Charleston - 2 bedroom, living room, kitchen and multiple outdoor areas

Beautiful Sunrise/Sunset views

Wonderful City Marina environment

Minutes from historic downtown

Guestbook comments from the owner

I am writing this note to say how much we enjoyed our cruise on La Nina. She is a beautiful boat, and perfect for what we had in mind for a break during our two-day company meeting in Charleston. Our manager gave us a choice for a "team building" activity, and one of them was an afternoon trip on your boat. Our decision was almost unanimous, and what a great choice it was. It was sunny and slightly chilly, so we bundled up a little and spent most of the time on the flybridge enjoying the amazing views of Charleston Harbor and downtown, with our wine and h'ordeuvres. Our thoughtful captain had the heat on in the cabin for whenever anyone wanted to go below and warm up. I must say, I have been to Charleston many times, but have never seen the city from the water on "my own yacht". I hope you don't mind the reference, but that's what it felt like! Thank you for our wonderful time. We will certainly be back.
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation yacht rental in Historic Old City, South Carolina

Property Type:
  • yacht
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 27 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • 6 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We ask that you do not pack carry-on suitcases, but rather travel duffels due to the limited space available aboard.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Charleston Yacht offers a unique downtown waterfront exprience
average rating of 4.8444443 based on 46 reviews
5

Relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect choice for a relaxing getaway from the everyday! The stay was quiet and calm on the Charleston Harbor. It was amazing to wake up to the sunrise & tranquil to sit out with a drink and watch the sunset. Yes, it was cold, but worth every minute.

The Marina was perfect. Parking was available and close to the boat itself. People were kind and friendly. The Bathhouse was close as well and clean. In the evenings the gate closes for a bit of peace of mind.

LaNina was clean & provided all the basics we could need. It was comfortable for 3, just don’t overpack! AND best of all it was convenient to downtown (you can walk, bike or drive); there’s also a shuttle that can drop you off.

Thank you to our hosts for making this trip possible. We WILL be back!

  • Submitted: 20-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, DARA (great name)! We sure do appreciate you staying with us while in CHS...and are thrilled you had a fabulous getaway. Hope to see you back again soon.
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5

Boat is great!

  • 5 of 5

Had a minor electrical issue but was resolved within 12 hours.

  • Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mary! We are so happy you enjoyed your time in CHS, thank you for your stay aboard. Also we appreciate your time and patience while we tried to figure out the issue with the power. You were awesome!
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5

Awesome boat; great marina and perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a super experience.

The boat was very beautiful and well cared for; super clean with everything we needed for a comfortable stay.

The marina is top notch, with nice clean showers (if you don't want to shower aboard), laundry, etc. Wonderful views, esp. of sunset and dolphins swimming by.

And the location - less than 5 minutes uber or free shuttle ride to the heart of downtown with tons to do!

Thanks so much; we are defintely coming back and next time want to do a charter as well! DON'T MISS THE CHARTER OPP. LIKE WE DID!!!

  • Submitted: 17-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very fun way to enjoy Charleston!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed a different way to stay in Charleston. LaNina was very comfortable. Taking a cruise was also a special part of our weekend.

  • Submitted: 19-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Teresa! We are thrilled you had a great weekend aboard LaNina, as well as in CHS. I am so pleased you took advantage of getting out on the water with Capt. Chris; he truly enjoyed meeting y'all! We hope to see you soon...
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5

Beautiful Yacht

  • 5 of 5

Clean comfortable stay. Unique experience. Beautiful view of the harbor. Perfect location. We took Uber to downtown several times. Dara was available by cell phone for any questions or concerns. Met quite a few people at the mega dock that were very friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: 6-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great having you, Tonya! Glad you enjoyed CHS, as well as staying aboard...hope to have you come back soon.
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Unique stay

  • 5 of 5

My husband is very much into boats so we couldn't resist staying on La Nina. It definitely is clean and convenient to downtown Charleston. We walked into town during the day and Ubered in the evening. Most of the time when we got an Uber, it was the minimum charge of $6 and change. The only time it was slightly higher was during surge times. We chose to shower in the private showers in the marina, which are a short walk from our slip. We would sit on the fly bridge with wine to watch the sunsets. It was a very relaxing time.

Dara couldn't have been more attentive to any needs we had. She is an awesome hostess.

  • Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: YOU were amazing guests! Thank you for your patience...I only wish I had been able to have been there for you, and to have met you. Next time; or better yet, in MD when we visit the restaurant! We are thrilled you enjoyed your time in CHS. I hope to work with your friends soon too. You know I'll take good care of them too! Thank you for the pens. I am using them everyday! LOVE & EXCITED to have - I even sent a picture to my siblings;) XO
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Charleston Intl.
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Salty Mikes
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Patriots Point Links
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-26
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Marina Variety Store Restaurant
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Folly Beach
Car: not necessary

Conde Nast has voted Charleston the US # 1 City four years in a row and the world's top tourism town in 2012 - incredible architecture and history, outstanding restaurants, and beautiful harbor and ocean.

Accommodations on the water with a view of downtown and the Harbor.

The City Marina is less than a mile from the center of the downtown area. The marina provides an hourly shuttle during business hours that loops around all of downtown's shops and restaurants.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation yacht rental in Historic Old City, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Presidents' Day
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 19 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$285
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Peak
Feb 20 2018 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$253
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
St. Patrick's Day
Mar 16 2018 - Mar 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Mar 19 2018 - Mar 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
Mar 29 2018 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Apr 2 2018 - Apr 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Bridge Run
Apr 4 2018 - Apr 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Apr 9 2018 - Apr 11 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Sperry Race Week
Apr 12 2018 - Apr 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Apr 16 2018 - May 10 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$316 per night, per additional guest
 
Mother's Day
May 11 2018 - May 13 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
May 14 2018 - May 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
May 29 2018 - Jun 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Father's Day
Jun 15 2018 - Jun 17 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Jun 18 2018 - Jun 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4th
Jul 1 2018 - Jul 7 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Jul 8 2018 - Aug 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Sep 4 2018 - Oct 4 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Columbus Day
Oct 5 2018 - Oct 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Oct 9 2018 - Oct 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$221
From
C$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Peak
Nov 1 2018 - Nov 21 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$253
From
C$285
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2018 - Nov 25 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Peak
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$253
From
C$285
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2018 - Dec 25 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Peak
Dec 26 2018 - Dec 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$253
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
Dec 31 2018 - Jan 1 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$348
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$63 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$285
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$316.25
Cleaning Fee C$125.24

Captained Charters are available for half (3 hour) or full (6 hour) day charters. Price varies by season $125 - $150/hour + fuel + $50 Cleaning Fee + Square Fees (3.5%).
We also offer Multi-day Excursions.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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