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Fishing • Evening Cruise • Guide • Weddings • Events

Private Charters Departing from Bailey's Bay or Grotto Bay Dock


Fishing Charter: Full Day

$1200 - 8 hours - (Includes up to 4 Guests; Max 6)

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Reel in some of the most sought after fish around the globe: Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Black and Yellow Fin Tuna, Snapper, and Barracuda! This trip is designed to give you the full Bermudian fishing experience from deep sea to reef fishing.  Departs between 5:30am and 6:30am. The boat can accommodate 4 people comfortably for a fishing charter, although it is possible to have two additional guests for an extra $100/person. Come prepared with water, food, sunglasses, sunscreen, hats, protective clothing from the sun, your camera, and Early Bird Charters will provide the rest for a full day's adventure! With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.


Fishing Charter: HALF Day

$800 - 5 hours - (Includes up to 4 Guests; Max 6)

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Similar to the Full Day Charter, you can have the opportunity to reel in Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Black and Yellow Fin Tuna, Snapper, and Barracuda!  This charter is designed for either deep sea or reef fishing. Departs between 5:30am and 6:30am. The boat can accommodate 4 people comfortably for a fishing charter, although it is possible to have two additional guests for an extra $100/person.  Come prepared with water, food, sunglasses, sunscreen, hats, protective clothing from the sun, your camera, and Early Bird Charters will provide the rest for a full day's adventure! With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.


Evening BOAT Cruise

$400 - 2.5 Hours - (Price Varies on Group Size; Max 8)

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Hop aboard Troubadour as Early Bird takes you on a unique boating experience full of relaxation and a bit of reef fishing.  The final destination of your cruise will ultimately depend on the weather and wind, but you're guaranteed to see a fabulous sunset!  The boat can accommodate eight people max for an evening cruise.  Cheese, crackers, white wine or beer, water, and music will be provided, although please feel free to bring any additional food or drink.  Don't forget your sunglasses and sunscreen! (1 Person - $400; Group of 2: $200/person; Groups of 3-4: $160/person; Groups of 5-6: $145/person; Groups of 7-8: $130/person. With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.)

 


Vacation photos at sea

$500 - 2.5 hours - (Price Varies on Group Size; Max 8)

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"Evening Boat Cruise" plus Vacation Photos = "Vacation Photos at Sea"! Perfect! This package includes what is offered within the "Evening Boat Cruise" along with photographs of your trip!  Have your "Evening Boat Cruise" captured by professional photographer, Melanie Fiander West of Fiander Foto.  High-Res photos are delivered via a private online gallery that can be used for downloading, print and canvas wrap orders, and social media sharing.  Clients will also have the option to order a photo book designed by Fiander Foto(1 Person - $500; Group of 2: $250/person; Groups of 3-4: $180/person; Groups of 5-6: $160/person; Groups of 7-8: $150/person. With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.)


Your Day, your way: Half Day

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$800 - 4 hours - (Price Varies on Group Size; Max 8)

If you have a special idea for a daytime or evening charter, please let us know! We enjoy hearing about our client's unique ideas! Perhaps you're interested in doing a little bit of sight-seeing on the water, visit an island, go for a swim, catch the sunset, and catch a reef fish? The boat can accommodate up to 8 people. Cheese, crackers, wine, water, and music will be provided, although please feel free to bring any additional food or drink. Don't forget your sunglasses, sunscreen, and cameras!  (1 Person: $800; Group of 2: $400/person; Groups of 3-4: $270/person; Groups of 5-6: $160/person; Groups of 7-8: $115/person. With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.)

 


Your Day, your way: Full Day

$1600 - 8 hours - (Price Varies on Group Size; Max 8)

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If you have a special idea for a daytime or evening charter, please let us know! We enjoy hearing about our client's unique ideas! Perhaps you're interested in doing a little bit of sight-seeing on the water, visit an island, go for a swim, catch the sunset, and catch a reef fish? The boat can accommodate up to 8 people. Cheese, crackers, wine, water, and music will be provided, although please feel free to bring any additional food or drink. Don't forget your sunglasses, sunscreen, and cameras!  (1 Person: $1600; Group of 2: $800/person; Groups of 3-4: $535/person; Groups of 5-6: $320/person; Groups of 7-8: $230/person. With groups of three or more, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for the deckhands.)


WEDDING Charter

$3,000 - 3 Hours - Min. 3; Max 8

Have you ever dreamed of getting married at sea?  If you are interested in small private wedding or elopement on the ocean waters, look no further!  This vintage fishing vessel can accommodate the bride, groom, two witnesses, two additional guests, and an officiant comfortably for a wedding charter.  Bring along your wedding "gear and decor" and Early Bird Charters will provide the rest for an intimate ceremony you will not soon forget!   Package includes professional wedding photographer, Melanie Fiander West of Fiander Foto, to capture your ceremony!  High-res files included; clients may purchase additional time at sea à la carte as well as a wedding album.

  Jim (Captain of Early Bird Charters) & Melanie (Photographer of Fiander Foto) aboard Troubadour for Their Wedding. Photo by: Corbin Gurkin

Jim (Captain of Early Bird Charters) & Melanie (Photographer of Fiander Foto) aboard Troubadour for Their Wedding. Photo by: Corbin Gurkin


Local Fishing GUIDE

$1200 - If you're looking for a local guide to take you fishing aboard your own vessel, look no further!  Book Jim as your local fishing guide!  The rate includes prep work, navigation, bait, any additional gear that may be needed, time spent on the water, and a tip.   Please note: Bermuda law prohibits selling fish that was caught aboard a non-licensed boats.  This may require some fish to be released. (Up to 8 hours; $100/additional hour)


TERMS & AGREEMENT

Charters are scheduled on a first come, first serve basis.  Given the nature of the business, a charter may be cancelled or rescheduled by Early Bird Charters due to poor weather, which is decided only by Early Bird Charters. To officially reserve a date for a charter, a signed waiver and credit card information is required. Waivers can be signed by clicking "here".  Payments are non-refundable unless the captain cancels the charter for poor weather.  For your convenience, a 15% gratuity will be added to the invoice for groups of three or more.