+1 813 314 7947
USA: 8am to 8pm EST
Europe: 8am to 8pm CET

Your search results

Elevator Summary

The majestic Sailing Yacht Aurora, spanning 65' with a beam of 16', is a classic example of refined elegance and functionality. Constructed by the esteemed SWAN shipbuilders in 1989 and having undergone a sophisticated refit in 2021, this yacht is customized for optimal guest satisfaction. Aurora flawlessly combines performance sailing with luxury living, accommodating up to 8 guests within its 4 resplendent staterooms. Offering a sailing base in Sag Harbor, NY and available for charter in the Caribbean Virgin Islands and New England, Aurora presents an idyllic choice for discerning seafarers seeking a bespoke yacht experience.


Aurora's interior layout sleeps up to 8 guests in 4 rooms, including a master suite with a queen-sized bed and 3 cabins with bunk beds. Each cabin is furnished with modern amenities and en-suite facilities, ensuring privacy and comfort for all aboard.

Toys and Water Sports

  • 3.1 meter West Marine hard bottom tender for exhilarating excursions.
  • Brand new 3.1 meter Zodiac Inflatable tender, perfect for beach landings.
  • Engage in underwater exploration with Hookah Diving equipment.
  • 2 Stand Up Paddleboards (SUPs) available for serene water surface adventures.
  • Use of Dive Gear for 1for intimate diving sessions.
  • Assorted floats for relaxed drifting on the sea.


Aurora offers a range of amenities that guarantee comfort and entertainment onboard:

  • Salon TV for leisure time during evenings or cool days.
  • Fresh culinary experiences with ice maker to complement beverages and meals.
  • Enhanced outdoor relaxation under a protective bimini.
  • Aurora is children-friendly, ensuring a delightful stay for families.


Aurora is staffed by a proficiently trained crew of 2, captained by Matt Reid (American) who holds an USCG 100T Master license and enriched with a deep knowledge of maritime hospitality. His long-standing experience ensures that every charter aboard Aurora is nothing short of extraordinary. Accompanying him is Mackenzie Needham, an expert in culinary delights, ensuring all dietary needs and preferences are excellently catered to, making every meal onboard a feast to look forward to.


Aurora sleeps 8 in 4 staterooms. The master is a queen sized bed and the other 3 staterooms have bunk beds.

What is the cabin arrangement of AURORA?

  • 1 VIP cabin
  • 3 Twin cabins


  • Weekly price:
    $22,000 - $24,000

    Low Season | High Season

  • Length: 65'
  • # of Guests: 8
  • # of Cabins: 4
  • # of Crew: 2
  • Builder: SWAN
  • Cruising Speed: 8 knots
  • Built Year: 1989
  • Refit: 2021

AURORA Yacht Charter Price

# of charter days Base Price APA (deposit for provisioning, fuel, docking fees, etc) Total Note
14 day charter 44,000$ to 48,000$ 8,800$ to 14,400$ 52,800$ to 62,400$ Discounts outside the main season are common.
7 day charter 22,000$ to 24,000$ 4,400$ to 7,200$ 26,400$ to 31,200$ Standard charter rate, base for all calculations.
3 day charter 11,000$ to 12,000$ 2,200$ to 3,600$ 13,200$ to 15,600$ The usual formula is the 7 day charter rate divided by 6, times the number of days (3).
Boat policy might differ.
22,000$ / 6 * 3 days = 11,000$

All prices are generated by a calculator and serve as a guide for new charterers. Any additional information of the Price Details section has priority over above. Availability is always subject to confirmation. Gratuity not included for it's discretionary character, usually 5%-25% of the Base Price.

Price Details

Price from: $22,000

High season rate: $24,000

$6,000 - 8 hours

Rate includes water, ice and soda
Local cruising at idle speed included

Please inquire for more information. Term charters accepted.

$6,000 - 8 hours

Rate includes water, ice and soda
Local cruising at idle speed included

Please inquire for more information. Term charters accepted.

Price Terms

Plus Expenses

AURORA Yacht Charter Locations

Summer Season

Winter Season


Salon Tv: Yes
Nude: Inq
Crew Pets: No
Ice Maker: Yes
Bimini: Yes
Special Diets: Inq
Kosher: Inq
Gay Charters: Inq
YachtNudeCharters: Inq
Crew Smokes: Inq
Children Ok: Yes


Guests: 8
Draft: 9.1
Cruising Speed: 8 knots
Helipad: No
Ac: Full
Ac Night: No
Built: 1989
Turnaround: 24 hours
Cabins: 4
Queen: 1
Twin: 3
Showers: 4
Basins: 4
Heads: 4
Electric Heads: 4
Jacuzzi: No


BBQ: 0
AC: Full
Cruising Speed: 8 knots

More Specifications

Flag: USA
Homeport: Sag Harbor, NY
Resort Course:
Yacht Permit: 2
Yacht License: 2
Yacht Mca: 0
Yacht Insurance:

Diving Onboard

Air Compressor: Not Onboard
Number Of Divers: 1
Scuba On Board: Onboard


Fishing Gear:
Fishing Gear Type:
Deep Sea Fishing:

Green Initiatives

Green Initiative:
Reusable Bottles:
Other Green Efforts:

Water Sports

Dinghy Size: 9 ft
Kayaks 1 Pax:
Kayaks 2 Pax:
Dinghy Hp:
Floating Mats:
Dinghy Pax:
Swim Platform:
Water Skis Adult:
Boarding Ladder:
Water Skis Kids:
Sailing Dinghy:
Jet Skis:
Beach Games:
Wave Runners:
Snorkel Gear:
Underwater Camera:
Underwater Video:
Wake Board:
Paddleboard: 2
Seabob: No
Sea Scooter: No

Other Entertainment

2 Fridges, 1 Freezer
Matching silverware and flatware
New Linens and towels
New throw pillows throughout


Crew Information

Captain: Matt Reid

Matt Reed - Coming soon

Mackenzie Needham is a third generation Shelter Island local that specializes in both sail and power yacht charter. For nearly 50 years her family has owned and operated Coecles Harbor Marina & Boatyard on Shelter Island. There she worked on the dock from 12-24 years old. From 2015-2017 she was Dock Manager and oversaw several dockhands. With growing up in a family business she has a great sense of service - going above and beyond for her colleagues and clients will always be a priority.

She was captain of her sailing team at University of Rhode Island as a Skipper and led her team to Nationals every year.

Another passion of Mackenzie's is catering to people through her love of cooking food. Her speciality is making sure everyone enjoys what is on the table no matter the dietary restrictions, allergies and preferences. She is beyond grateful to work with clients everyday who become her friends and a strong part of her growing network.


Aurora Charter - Aug 23-28, 2020
"Hi home finally! Happy to be home but miss already the week of calmness I just had. I just wanted to thank you both and Art sorry I didn't get to shake your hand and say thank you as we rushed off at the end. Again just wanted to thank you BOTH from the bottom of my heart you were both AMAZING and I appreciate everything you both did to enhance the experience."

Sag Harbor -Block Island - Nantucket - Sag Harbor
Main image of AURORA yacht
Image of AURORA yacht #2
Image of AURORA yacht #3
Image of AURORA yacht #4
Image of AURORA yacht #5
Image of AURORA yacht #6
Image of AURORA yacht #7
Image of AURORA yacht #8
Image of AURORA yacht #9
Image of AURORA yacht #10
Image of AURORA yacht #11
Image of AURORA yacht #12
Image of AURORA yacht #13
Image of AURORA yacht #14
Image of AURORA yacht #15

    Price Terms: Plus Expenses

    Price from $22,000/week

    High season $24,000/week

    MM slash DD slash YYYY
    MM slash DD slash YYYY

    Yachts are usually 80% booked for the main season. If you are considering a charter in this time period, inquire now!

    Get Started