1996 Cheoy Lee  145ft / 44.2m


$135,000/ week
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ISLAND HEIRESS yacht charter

ISLAND HEIRESS currently registered in the Marshall Islands is actively available for charter.

The luxury motor yacht ISLAND HEIRESS, previously named SUMMERWIND, was built by Cheoy Lee and delivered to her owner in 1996, she later underwent a refit in 2022.

The exterior of ISLAND HEIRESS is designed by Arthur Barbeito & Associates Inc..

The 145ft / 44.2m ISLAND HEIRESS has been constructed with a grp hull and is powered by with a cruising speed of 12 knots and a top speed of 18 knots.

Charter guest accommodation

ISLAND HEIRESS has been designed to comfortably accommodate up to 12 charter guests in 6 suites.

The guest cabins comprise a primary suite with a king size bed and en-suite bathroom facilities located on the main deck, 2 cabins with a queen size bed and en-suite bathroom facilities, a VIP suite with a queen size bed and en-suite bathroom facilities and 2 cabins with a twin bed and en-suite bathroom facilities.

Your luxury charter crew

Your luxury charter on board motor yacht ISLAND HEIRESS will be managed by the crew of 10 including the captain.

The crew will ensure you have a relaxed and enjoyable charter experience with all of your needs catered for while on board.

The 10 crew have their own separate crew quarters allowing guests to enjoy increased levels of privacy.

Amenities & Entertainment

Amenities on board for the charter guests include Air Conditioning, BBQ, Cinema, Jacuzzi on deck, Outdoor audio system, Stabilizers, Submarine, Sun pads, Sun loungers and Wi-Fi.

An extensive list of further amenities and water toys can be seen under the features and amenities section.

Yacht charter destinations

ISLAND HEIRESS is Currently cruising in the Caribbean.

Sample itineraries for the cruising destinations can be supplied by your professional charter broker allowing you to plan your luxury yacht charter vacation in detail.



  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Movie Theatre
  • Jacuzzi on deck
  • Outdoor audio system
  • Stabilisers
  • Submarine
  • Sun Pads
  • Sun loungers
  • Wi-Fi


  • Inflatable Watertoys
  • Inflatable Trampoline
  • Kayaks
  • Paddleboards
  • Surf board
  • Tube - towable
  • Water slide
  • Waverunners (Sit Down)


  • Diving if accompanied
  • Snorkeling Gear


  • 34ft/10.5m Scout
  • 20ft/6.1m Caribe jet



John Gaffley

John Gaffley

Captain Gaffley has been working in the yachting industry since 2005. With over 13 years experience, he has worked on yachts from 100' to 200'+. Captain Gaffley was extensively involved in the refit of Island Heiress from 2013-2017. Captain Gaffley is a native South African. He enjoys traveling the world, not just by boat but also by motorcycle. He recently drove across the United States on his motorcycle. He has worked as an air traffic controller and also has a private pilots licence. In his off time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends. His first love is of course, yachting!

So when you come on board, make sure you listen to some of the stories Captain Gaffley can tell about his yachting experiences!


Frequently Asked Questions

How much to charter ISLAND HEIRESS?

ISLAND HEIRESS has a weekly charter price starting at $135,000 and an estimated daily charter price of $22,500.

ISLAND HEIRESS can accommodate 12 sleeping guests on board in 6 cabins, with the ability to cruise with up to 12 guests.

ISLAND HEIRESS was last seen in Florida - East Coast.

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Speed (cruising)22.2kph / 12kn
Speed (max)33.3kph / 18kn
FlagMarshall Islands
BuilderCheoy Lee
DesignerArthur Barbeito & Associates Inc.