Charters

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Cruising Facts

  • Main Deck features our picture window lounge (forward) suitable for buffet service, snack bar offering premium bar & beverage service (midship) and common area (aft) suitable for music with dancing or fundraising activities such as a silent and live auctions.
  • Sun Deck and Mid Deck both offer comfortable rowed seating with outstanding, ever-changing views of Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard
  • Clean and well-maintained restrooms
  • Public Address System for background music & general announcements
  • U. S. Coast Guard Certified

Bar & Beverage Service

Our cash bar & beverage service includes a variety of premium spirits, wine, beer, juices and soft drinks. A hosted (open) bar is also available. Beverages may not be served until the M/V Island Queen has departed from the dock.  Massachusetts licensing requires that the Island Commuter Corp. provide all beverages on board the M/V Island Queen underway. No alcoholic beverages may be brought on board.

Catering & Entertainment

The charterer of MV Island Queen is responsible for the procurement of all catering and entertainment services. The vessel does not have a galley on board, but the use of Sterno gel heating cans is permissible. U. S. Coast Guard regulations prevent the use of glass, china or unfixed seating.

Fees & Schedule

$1,400.00 for a 2-hour sailing for up to 200 guests. This fee includes your Captain, crew and a cash bar is available.

Private Charters are available during our Spring & Fall Schedules.  Charters during our Summer Schedule are not available.
Charter times are scheduled as follows:

  • Monday through Thursday: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
  • Saturday: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Charters are not available on Fridays and Sundays
  • The selection of a secondary date is recommended in case weather conditions do not permit us to sail on the primary date.

Please contact Todd Bidwell, General Manager, for further information or to schedule your private charter at:
Phone: 508-548-4800
Email: tbidwell@islandqueen.com