Portland Schooner Company

40 Commercial Street, Suite 1001 Portland, ME
Experience the stunning beauty of Casco Bay’s islands and coastline on the schooner yachts Wendameen and Bagheera. Help sail for the afternoon or simply relax and enjoy the wind at your back, the water beneath your feet and the sky above. Many couples have found that Bagheera is the ultimate way to celebrate the vows of marriage. Whether the vessel cruises within sight of the majestic Portland Head Light or between the many islands that dot the bay, the rugged, natural setting is an unforgettable backdrop to every wedding ceremony and reception. Portland Schooner Co. works closely with each wedding party -- and caterers -- to ensure a personalized experience. Some guests have chosen to have Bagheera's captain officiate the ceremony. There is no extra charge for this service. Bagheera is an ideal platform for engaging young people in active learning. The vessel can be chartered by schools and camps for two hours, all day, or several days. Portland Schooner Co. significantly discounts standard charter rates to accommodate the tight budgets of all non-profit groups. Please contact us for scheduling and rate details. Private charters - Bagheera is the perfect platform to serve as a company retreat – one that the staff will never forget. This vintage vessel has served numerous companies who appreciate the elegance of this Maine icon. The vessel's broad decks are ideal for casual conversation, and the setting--the islands of Casco Bay--are unrivalled for natural beauty. The professional crew work closely with each charter to determine the exact experience expected to ensure a personalized cruise. Please contact us for charter rates and scheduling information.
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Amenities
  • Full Service Galley/Catering
  • Historic Landmark/Registry
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Function Area
Features
  • Coast Guard Certified Passenger Capacity: 97
  • Coast Guard Certified Sleeping Capacity: 14
  • Credit Cards Accepted: VISA, MasterCard
  • Facility Location Setting: The sailboats set sail from Maine State Pier in Portland’s historic Old Port and sails to other points around Maine.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 49
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 14
  • Special Features: Portland Schooner Co. offers a variety of summer camp programs for young people. Charters available for schools and camps for two hours, all day, or several days. Please contact Michelle Thresher for details.
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