Privacy Policy

Who we are

Bahamas Cat Charters is a dba of Adam Dreffin, a longtime sole proprietor and owner-operator of sailing catamarans in the Bahamas, and owner of S/Y Rubicon. is the product of a collaborative marketing effort between Adam Dreffin and Aroha Enterprises LLC dba Ocean Adventure Cat, a Florida-based entity. Aroha Enterprises LLC owns S/Y Tahina. This website is collectively managed by both parties.

Who we share your data with

If you submit a contact request or post a comment to the site, the information you provide will be shared with Adam Dreffin and the managing members of Ocean Adventure Cat, Lara Ortiz & Jason Decker, so that they may review your request or comment and respond approppriately.

Your IP address and browser user agent string will be checked through an automated spam detection service to help us reduce the amount of spam we receive through our forms.

We will not at any time share or resell your data to other parties not mentioned earlier in this section.


If you post a comment, an anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Other cookies may include those necessary for measuring statistics including but not limited to like volume, sources and geographic profile of traffic to this site. These analytics cookies do not store personally identifiable information (PII) and simply provide aggregate information to help us better tailor our messaging and marketing to the markets most likely to book our trips.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you post a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that send us an email, the contents of that email are stored in our email inboxes indefinitely, until such time as that message is deleted or you request removal of that email message from our records.

What rights you have over your data

If you have sent an email through this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

To request data removal, please use the contact us form provided.