About Us

Sam Carroll is the owner of Abaco Excursions, a charter booking company based in Abaco, He manages many boats and has been a Bahamian Class A Licensed Captain for over 25 years+.  Sand Dollar is a fully customized Black Pearl owned by On The Water Holdings, LLC. and operating in the Bahamas under their foreign cruising permit. OTW holds all the proper insurance and permits for charter. More information can be provided upon request.


Let us plan your best day in the Abaco Islands

(242) 559-9721



Whether it be island cruising, a visit to a private beach, spending time with the swimming pigs, stargazing after dinner, Sand Dollar is the vessel to make a great day or evening adventure.


She is 50' in length with a 19.5' beam that can accommodate up to 18 on the day's journey. 

Our crew and galley is well equipped to grill and prepare a fabulous meal and cocktails on board while you enjoy fun in the sun or if you prefer we can arrange to stop and eat and enjoy at one of the favorite local establishments.

There are inflatable paddle boards and kayaks along with an 18' lily pad to create a floating beach to enhance your experience. 


The 24' tender can be arranged to get you into those tight, shallow beaches or to run off and possibly troll for a local catch of Mahi, Wahoo or Tuna.

It is all within your reach with a call to Captain Sam:

(242) 559-9721



$3,950 for half day - 4/5 hours

$5,350 for full day - 8 hours

*Includes all VAT and fees 


We can not accept last minute trips for charter. We just can't give you the experience we so eagerly want to provide you. In order to complete a booking it is highly recommended bookings are secured 72 hours prior to departure. 

To hold a charter day, fill out the basic information required and request your date. Once confirmed, you will receive an invoice and a 50% deposit will be required to secure the reservation.

Please submit any catering requests a minimum of two days prior to departure.

Catering Menu

*charters can order off the menu for an additional charge


The day prior to your charter the remaining 50% will be due.


We hope we earn your trust and you have a great day. 


Any tips are greatly appreciated and often made in cash. If you want to tip but require it processed, we can accept that as well on the vessel.

Plan on having a great day!


We certainly understand when you are having fun and may not want it to end. So we allow some leeway on time, but past five hours you will be charged for a full day and any incremental hours past the 8 hour full day are billed at $750 per hour.

No shoes or smoking on the vessel.

Max Capacity of 18 guests

 It is important to understand a reservation is only complete with a 50% deposit, at least 48 hours in advance. 

Please order and pay for any catering 48 hours prior to charter.

In order for us to assure the best day we need to secure crew and catering. Weather cancelation is determined by the captain. If weather is an issue, we will try and reschedule your trip during your stay. If not we will refund your deposit less processing fees and any costs to secure crew and catering incurred.

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