Bahamas, USA - New England, USA - Great Lakes
This is the third charter yacht REFLECTIONS for her proud owners. They began yachting with an 85' Pacific Mariner, then a 107' Christensen and are now happy to be offering the five stateroom, 124' Christensen for charter. They love Bahamas cruising and are currently outfitting REFLECTIONS with a new updated interior, full list of water toys, towed tender and of course a proven, experienced charter crew. The space on board this 124’ yacht is immediately felt in her width and her layout. REFLECTIONS aft deck dining and lowered bar area offer space for the entire group. Entering the main salon, you are greeted by a cheerful fish aquarium, spacious, comfortable salon with bar and formal dining. Moving forward on deck, enter the master stateroom with king bed and his and hers open master bathroom including a shower and Jacuzzi tub with plenty of natural light. Below are four additional staterooms, all with en-suite bathrooms and comfortable amenities for guests. There are three queens for couples and a room with twin beds as well. Upstairs on the fly bridge, be treated to a highly customized deck area and the most popular spot on board. REFLECTIONS expansive fly bridge offers three captain’s chairs, a full dining area, bar, BBQ grill, huge Jacuzzi and sun pads, a hammock for the ultimate relaxation, sun lounges aft when the toys are in the water and all with the choice of shade or sun. Come enjoy all the Bahamas and REFLECTIONS have to offer!
REFLECTIONS accommodates 10 guests in 5 spacious staterooms. The on-deck master stateroom as a king bed, full width His and Hers bath with marble shower and Jacuzzi tub. Below deck there four guest staterooms to include two VIP Queen staterooms aft to port and starboard. Forward, is an additional Queen stateroom and to starboard is the twin stateroom to port. All guest staterooms have an en-suite bath.
Christmas/ New Years - 10 night minimum OR for one week over either holiday please add 15%
** EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2022 - 10% VAT will need to be quoted for all Bahamas charters in addition to the 4% Charter Tax **
CAPTAIN DARREN SHEPHERD
Darren grew up on the south coast of England in a small seaside town where he spent his youth sailing. At the age of 18 he became a sailing instructor and went on to work for 6 years at vacation resorts teaching various watersports working his way up manager of the training school. Finding a natural progression into yachting Darren has spent the last 7 years cruising all over the Mediterranean and Caribbean onboard yachts ranging from 70ft-165ft. As a certified Dive Master Darren loves exploring the oceans both above and below the water line. Having completed many charters and extensive long passages through his career, including remote places, working with and catering to different nationalities and client preferences Darren is able to adapt quickly to any client’s needs to ensure the ultimate experience is delivered by his crew, whether it be action packed watersports you are looking for or a relaxing week of cruising and fine dining. Darren will see it done!
CHIEF STEWARDESS ALIX SLIWINSKI
Alix is from Cornwall in the southwest of England, where she worked in high-end restaurants & hotels in exquisite beachfront locations. Since 2013 she has worked on both private & charter yachts cruising throughout the Mediterranean, Caribbean & Bahamas. During this time Alix has catered to numerous UHNWI and celebrity charter clients on 100- 230ft yachts. In 2018 Alix joined M/Y Trending a 164ft Westport as chief stew, onboard she captivated guests with her elaborate theme nights, displaying true empathy for guest experience. On Trending she met Darren Shepherd and since then they have been working side-by-side for the past 3 years bringing strong leadership and enthusiasm to their team to ensure guest satisfaction and safety is always met. In her down time Alix is passionate about diving and is skilled in Vinyasa yoga. Alix is dedicated to creating unforgettable memories and an exceptional standard of service for her guests onboard REFLECTIONS, so do not hesitate to ask!
STEWARDESS SYDNEY PITVOREC
Sydney is a 25 year-old from South Carolina, where she attended the University of South Carolina. After University, she joined Teach for America and spent the last three years teaching middle school English
in Nashville, Tennessee. While teaching, she found happiness by the ocean, spending the summers waitressing and bartending in a small town on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, where she first heard about the yachting industry. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, photography, skiing and being on the water. Sydney is looking forward to giving guests onboard Reflections the best experience possible!
MATE/ENGINEER MIGUEL DIAZ
Miguel joins us from Mazatlan Sinaloa Mexico, where he started his career on the water in commercial Tuna fishing along the pacific coast in 2016. In 2019 Miguel joined offshore supply ships as second mate on vessels up to 3000gt. It did not take long for Miguel to crave a taste of luxury and join the super yachting industry cursing through panama, Columbia, Bahamas and Florida on M/Y Nana 1 and M/Y C. Miguel is very excited to join us on Reflections and return to cruising around Panama where he would like to base himself one day in the future. Outside of work Miguel is a keen surfer, long distance swimmer and fisherman.
DECKHAND CARMEL MANGUILIMOTAN
Carmel is originally from The Philippines, a seafaring nation, and was exposed early to life at sea. Carmel started his maritime career in commercial shipping in 2011 and made the transition to yachting in 2013. Carmel has extensive experience cruising to locations worldwide including most of Asia, the US and the Pacific coast of Mexico, the US East Coast, Canada, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean. He loves to stay active shooting hoops and doing all sorts of watersports. Carmel is looking forward to helping the REFLECTIONS team provide top level service while creating amazing experiences for all guests that come aboard! When Carmel smiles, you will too!!!
CHEF AMY WIFFEN
South African born but worldly raised, Amy’s love of traveling led her into the galley with insatiable curiousness and immersing herself into different cultures and cuisines. She dreams of owning a farm to table restaurant on the beach in Mallorca, Spain. In her spare time, she’s brewing her own IPA’s, hiking, wine tasting and mushroom foraging. Amy Joined Reflections in November 2022 and is ready to get stuck into the season whipping up some culinary creations for all her guests.
Start date: Feb 13, 2023, End date: Feb 19, 2023 - Booked: Nassau, Bahamas* to Nassau, Bahamas*
Start date: May 25, 2023, End date: Jun 15, 2023 - Transit: Fort Lauderdale, Florida* to canada
Start date: Jun 16, 2023, End date: Aug 15, 2023 - Unavailable: canada to Maine*