Bahamas General Information

Below we’ve outlined the Bahamas General Information you might find helpful when traveling in the Bahamas on a luxury yacht charter. The Bahamas provide an outstanding luxury yacht charter experience, as the area is best explored by private yacht.

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Bahamas Facts | Bahamas General Information

  • Capital: Nassau on the island of New Providence.
  • Population: 300,000+
  • Area: 700 islands of 5,380 square miles
  • Currency: Bahamian $; US$1=Ba$1
  • Language: English. Tourist center employees, however, often speak other European languages.
  • Political status: Independent nation; and a member of the Commonwealth.
  • Religion: Traditional Christian churches
  • Electricity: 120 volts AC, 60 cycles
  • Phone: the dialing code for the Bahamas is +1 242, followed by seven digits. On the island, use the seven digits alone.
  • Driving: When driving in the Bahamas, keep left. Additionally, be sure to have your driver’s license and insurance card.

Business Hours in the Bahamas

  • Business: In Nassau, Paradise Island, and Freeport, banks are open 9.30 am-3 pm, Monday to Thursday. On Friday, they are open 9.30 am-5 pm. Hours vary on the other islands.
  • The leading banks include the Central Bank of The Bahamas, Bank of Nova Scotia, Barclays, Chase Manhattan, Citibank, and Royal Bank of Canada. Shops are open 9 am-5 pm or later. In addition, they close early on one weekday afternoon.
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Bahamas Yacht Charter Cruising Areas

Nassau is the central departure city for the Exumas, and Marsh Harbour or Treasure Cay are options for the Abacos.

Public Holidays 2023 | Bahamas General Information

For an up-to-date list of the public holidays in the Bahamas, click here.

Bahamas Yachts For Charter

CHAKRA
CHAKRA
19 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1998 Refit:
Built: 1998
€495,000 /wk 282.00 Ft Power
Amaryllis
Amaryllis
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2011 Refit:
Built: 2011
$770,000 - $875,000 /wk 257.00 Ft Power
ETERNITY
ETERNITY
7 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$390,000 /wk 213.00 Ft Power
TOP FIVE II
TOP FIVE II
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2021 Refit:
Built: 2021
$550,000 - $600,000 /wk 200.00 Ft Power
STARSHIP 185'
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STARSHIP 185'
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2001 Refit:
Built: 2001
$275,000 - $315,000 /wk 185.00 Ft Power
LIMITLESS
LIMITLESS
13 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2011 Refit:
Built: 2011
€73,500 - €93,500 /wk 183.00 Ft Power
STARFIRE
STARFIRE
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1997 Refit:
Built: 1997
$248,000 - $288,000 /wk 178.00 Ft Power
DB9
DB9
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$250,000 - $275,000 /wk 171.00 Ft Power
ASPEN ALTERNATIVE
ASPEN ALTERNATIVE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$199,000 - $220,000 /wk 164.00 Ft Power
REMEMBER WHEN
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REMEMBER WHEN
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2011 Refit:
Built: 2011
$230,000 /wk 162.00 Ft Power
OCEANOS
OCEANOS
7 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2006 Refit:
Built: 2006
$250,000 - $275,000 /wk 161.00 Ft Power
HIGHLANDER
HIGHLANDER
7 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1986 Refit:
Built: 1986
$155,000 - $175,000 /wk 162.00 Ft Power
LADY ELAINE
LADY ELAINE
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2008 Refit:
Built: 2008
$225,000 /wk 163.00 Ft Power
LISA MI AMORE
LISA MI AMORE
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2005 Refit:
Built: 2005
$199,000 - $219,000 /wk 157.00 Ft Power
MISS CHRISTINE
MISS CHRISTINE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2006 Refit:
Built: 2006
$160,000 /wk 157.00 Ft Power
Lady Joy
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Lady Joy
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2007 Refit:
Built: 2007
$199,000 - $225,000 /wk 157.00 Ft Power
AMICA MEA
AMICA MEA
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2004 Refit:
Built: 2004
$200,000 - $215,000 /wk 152.00 Ft Power
LADY S
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LADY S
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1989 Refit:
Built: 1989
$130,000 - $140,000 /wk 151.00 Ft Power
BAD COMPANY SUPPORT
BAD COMPANY SUPPORT
3 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2019 Refit:
Built: 2019
$75,000 /wk 150.00 Ft Power
ARTEMIS
ARTEMIS
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2003 Refit:
Built: 2003
$175,000 - $195,000 /wk 150.00 Ft Power
RENA
RENA
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1989 Refit:
Built: 1989
$105,000 - $110,000 /wk 145.00 Ft Power
ISLAND HEIRESS
ISLAND HEIRESS
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1996 Refit:
Built: 1996
$125,000 - $135,000 /wk 145.00 Ft Power
RELENTLESS
RELENTLESS
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2001 Refit:
Built: 2001
$150,000 /wk 145.00 Ft Power
AT LAST
AT LAST
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1990 Refit:
Built: 1990
$125,000 - $150,000 /wk 145.00 Ft Power
Princess Anna
Princess Anna
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2002 Refit:
Built: 2002
$129,500 - $144,500 /wk 147.00 Ft Power
AUDACES
AUDACES
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2014 Refit:
Built: 2014
$175,000 - $190,000 /wk 147.00 Ft Power
LADY J
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LADY J
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1997 Refit:
Built: 1997
$119,000 - $129,000 /wk 142.00 Ft Power
STARSHIP
STARSHIP
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1988 Refit:
Built: 1988
$120,000 - $150,000 /wk 143.00 Ft Power
AQUASITION
AQUASITION
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$150,000 /wk 142.00 Ft Power
JUST ENOUGH
JUST ENOUGH
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2012 Refit:
Built: 2012
$139,000 - $149,000 /wk 141.00 Ft Power
ALEGRIA
ALEGRIA
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$159,000 - $169,000 /wk 143.00 Ft Power
RISING DAWN
RISING DAWN
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2022 Refit:
Built: 2022
$200,000 - $220,000 /wk 141.00 Ft Power
MISS STEPHANIE
MISS STEPHANIE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2004 Refit:
Built: 2004
$115,000 - $135,000 /wk 138.00 Ft Power
FORTITUDE
FORTITUDE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1999 Refit:
Built: 1999
$115,000 - $125,000 /wk 136.00 Ft Power
KASHMIR
KASHMIR
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2008 Refit:
Built: 2008
$110,000 - $130,000 /wk 133.00 Ft Power
CUPCAKE
CUPCAKE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2000 Refit:
Built: 2000
$125,000 - $144,000 /wk 132.00 Ft Power
SERENITY
SERENITY
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2016 Refit:
Built: 2016
$145,000 - $160,000 /wk 133.00 Ft Power
SWEET ESCAPE
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SWEET ESCAPE
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1993 Refit:
Built: 1993
$115,000 - $135,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
DONA LOLA
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DONA LOLA
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2003 Refit:
Built: 2003
$100,000 - $115,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
PLAN A
PLAN A
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2007 Refit:
Built: 2007
$125,000 - $143,750 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
FAR NIENTE
FAR NIENTE
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2014 Refit:
Built: 2014
$135,000 - $150,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
PIPE DREAM
PIPE DREAM
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2014 Refit:
Built: 2014
$140,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
OCULUS
OCULUS
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1996 Refit:
Built: 1996
$99,000 - $130,000 /wk 128.00 Ft Power
NO BAD IDEAS
NO BAD IDEAS
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2005 Refit:
Built: 2005
$120,000 - $130,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
LONE STAR
LONE STAR
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1995 Refit:
Built: 1995
$99,000 - $110,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
Too Shallow
Too Shallow
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 1995 Refit:
Built: 1995
$110,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
ACACIA
ACACIA
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2012 Refit:
Built: 2012
$140,000 - $155,000 /wk 131.00 Ft Power
BEACHOUSE
BEACHOUSE
4 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2009 Refit:
Built: 2009
$110,000 - $130,000 /wk 130.00 Ft Power
ABOUT TIME
ABOUT TIME
6 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2010 Refit:
Built: 2010
$155,000 - $165,000 /wk 131.00 Ft Power
MILK & HONEY
MILK & HONEY
5 Cabins Year/Rebuilt: 2003 Refit:
Built: 2003
$98,000 - $115,000 /wk 125.00 Ft Power

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