ISLAND VIBES, a pristine Broward, accommodating up to 9 guests. She offers a vast interior with a smart use of glass, bringing the beauty of the outside into the comfort of being indoors. Her extensive flybridge goes all the way aft, increasing the space available, making her ideal to entertain large groups. Get exactly what you’re looking for on ISLAND VIBES, a yacht true to her name. After completing a 2019 refit, she is ready to cruise through some of the best crystal clear waters to the most unique locations the south has to offer. ISLAND VIBES is the perfect boat to take you anywhere - from swimming with the pigs and exploring the Exumas in the Bahamas, to venturing down to Fort Jefferson National State Park just off Key West in the winter. Take an adventure up the Mississippi, try an outing at Crab Island in Destin, Panama Beach, or head over to New Orleans for a night of fun.
Owner's Stateroom features a king bed, bowed maple dressers with marble surfaces, two walk-in cedar closets, and a His & Her marble bath.
One Guest Stateroom, port with queen bed and ensuite bath.
One Guest Stateroom, starboard with two twin berths, a Pullman, and ensuite bath
The VIP Queen stateroom is located forward of the galley for added privacy.
All staterooms feature entertainment centers with TV/DVD's, stereo CD player as well as hidden digital thermostat controls.
|Twin Caterpillar Diesel, 1350 hp each|
|Cruising Speed:||10 knots|
|Max Speed:||14 kntosUS Gall/Hr|
|Engines:||Twin Caterpillar Diesel, 1350 hp each|
|Summer Area:||Bahamas, Florida|
|Pick Up Locations|
|Voltages:||220V, 110V, 24V. 12V|
|Internet Access:||Onboard WIFI|
|Guests Smokes:||On Deck|
|Dinghy size:||28' Boston Whaler|
|Water Skis Adult:||-|
|Water Skis Kids:||-|
|Kayaks 1 Pax:||-|
|Kayaks (2 Pax):||-|
|Boarding Ladder (Loc/Type):||Yes|
|Gear Type:||inshore and offshore|
Born and raised in the Florida panhandle, Joe fell in love with the water at a young age. Throughout his teenage years he learned the beauty of doing what you love as a profession. Working on several party and fishing boats he quickly decided to follow his passion.
At the age of 21, Joe became the captain of the 125’ “Solaris” dinner cruise in Destin, FL. Once his name got out he then progressed into the private world and has since been on several private and charter yachts sizing up to 116’. Spending time in destinations such as: the Florida Keys, The Bahamas, and the Virgin Islands, our captain has gained the knowledge and the love for these popular destinations!
Captain Joe possesses a USCG 200 Ton Master’s license. Having been trained in Advanced Firefighting, safety, and medical to international STCWand USCG standards, Joe is also prepared to make sure your charter is safe and fun!
“If you do what you love, you will never work a day in your life!” That is what Captain Joe lives by and cannot wait to welcome you on board MY “Island Vibe”.
1st Mate - Maxwell McColl
Originally from Atlanta Georgia, Max moved to Destin FL in 2008 with his father while in Middle School. He quickly inherited the watermen lifestyle and began surfing, fishing, free diving and spear fishing in his free time. Once he turned 16 he got his first job as a mate on the charter boat “Destiny”. Since then Max has owned and worked on boats for the past 10 years.
Before joining the Island Vibes crew, Max ran a parasailing boat for a large water sports company in Destin, He possesses a 100 ton Masters captain license. Max is also an advanced open water certified scuba diver, a certification he obtained at a Swedish dive school located on the island of Gili Trawangan, a world renowned diving destination off the coast of Bali, Indonesia.
Max is a friendly, charismatic, Adventurous individual who loves to have fun and meet new people.
“The day you stop learning, is the day you’re dead” Everyone has something they can offer you, so be open and perceptive.