Temptation

At 123-feet (37.49m), luxury superyacht TEMPTATION is well known for luxurious cruising in the waters of Florida and The Bahamas.

A part of the Palmer Johnson 123 Fly Series, TEMPTATION has a sleek interior and exterior designed by Nuvolari & Lenard. She is one of the most stylish yachts of her size. She can accommodate up to eight guests in her main-deck master suite and full-width VIP, among other staterooms.

TEMPTATION has timeless furnishings and seating areas throughout for comfort and elegance.

TEMPTATION’s outdoor spaces are as resplendent as her interior. Relax in TEMPTATION’s beautiful Jacuzzi, which is located on her sundeck and affords you incredible panoramic views. TEMPTATION features a fully stocked onboard toy chest filled with paddleboards, wakeboards and two Yamaha 11000 deluxe WaveRunners for guests to enjoy. She tows a 32’ Edgewater Center Console with w/300hp engines.

TEMPTATION is an ideal luxury charter yacht for families and groups of friends.

  • Length - 37.49m (123’)
  • Beam - 7.62m (25’)
  • Draft - 2.01m (6’ 7”)
  • Built - 2005/2012/2017
  • Builder - Palmer Johnson
  • Guests - 8
  • Crew - 5
  • Cabins - 4
  • Cabin Configuration - 4 Double
  • 32’ Edgewater Center Console w/300hp engines
  • 15’ Novurania Wide Body RIB/90hp 4 stroke
  • 2 x Yamaha 1100 Deluxe Waverunners
  • 2 Paddle Boards
  • Wake Board
  • Skies-Adults & Children
  • Water Toys
  • Towable Tube
  • Snorkels, Fins & Masks
  • Fishing gear

STEPHEN FALLON - CAPTAIN/ENGINEER

PREVIOUS YACHTS:

M/Y Excel 100’ Palmer Johnson, M/Y Missing Link 142’ Christensen, 112’ Westport, M/Y Khaki Blue 100’ Hatteras, M/Y Sovereign 120’ Broward, M/Y Imagine 150’ Trinity, M/Y Camille 114’ Hatteras

ABOUT:

Stephen’s first encounter with yachts was 21 years ago. The opportunity to deliver a 100 foot yacht from Chicago to Antigua, with a family friend who is also a yacht Captain. This trip encompassed the Great Lakes, Welland and Erie Canals, Hudson River and Atlantic Ocean. The every changing scenery and diverse work load, was an immediate attraction. After a few years as Deckhand, Mate, it was clear this could become a career. Stephen has cruised extensively all along the East Coast of the United States, from Halifax Canada to the Florida Keys, including 3 visits to Bermuda. A good portion of Stephen’s experience is doing charter work in the Caribbean, BVI USVI, and the Bahamas. An opportunity to build a 142’ Christensen over 2 years, has afforded Stephen cruising experience from Washington State thru California and beyond into the Baja Peninsula of Mexico.

WATERS CRUISED:

New England, Bermuda, Bahamas, East Coast United States, Caribbean, West Coast United States, Mexico, Nova Scotia, Welland and Erie Canals.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Stephen overseas all aspects of the yacht operation. Your experience while on board will be a safe and enjoyable one. Stephen has assembled a strong, experienced crew who are committed to delivering a high standard of service, and an unforgettable stay on board Temptation.

JOB RELATED LICENSES & CERTIFICATES:

500 Ton USCG Masters, 500 Ton Cayman Islands and Marshall Island endorsements. PADI Open Water

HOBBIES:

Stephen enjoys fishing, snorkeling, and time on the beach. He is an avid self taught cook, who enjoys grilling for friends and family at his home in Connecticut

BRIAN LARROSA - 1ST MATE

PREVIOUS YACHTS:

M/Y Lady C 85’, M/Y Martiano 80’

ABOUT:

Brian grew up in Puerto Rico, which gave him access to amazing places near the ocean. Growing up in an island of the Caribbean made him develop a strong passion for the sea. At the age of 12 he started surfing and a few years later won local surfing contests. After graduating from Art School in Old San Juan, he moved to South Florida where he got his first job in the yachting industry as a deckhand while he was establishing himself as an artist in Miami. Time passed by and he saw the opportunity of making a second career in the yachting industry, where he has been for the past 4 years, and continues developing his yachting skills.

WATERS CRUISED:

Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida Keys.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Brian is responsible for the exterior of the yacht, its toys, and the tenders. He loves driving the tender and taking guests on excursions. Brian keeps a keen eye on the safety of the guests and crew. Brian is passionate about sharing his knowledge in order to create great and memorable experiences for all of the guests.

JOB RELATED LICENSES & CERTIFICATES:

USCG Mate 200 ton, Marine Diesel

HOBBIES:

Brian enjoys surfing, fishing, free diving, fine arts, mural art and travel.

TERRY GATEWOOD - CHEF

PREVIOUS YACHTS:

M/Y Flawless III 116’

ABOUT:

After graduating from Johnson & Wales Charleston, SC., Terry began his cooking career at Four Square Restaurant in Durham, NC. After a stop in Chicago at Charlie Trotters. Terry landed in Miami at the Ritz for 3 years. From there he ran Bistro Bisou specializing in French cuisine, as well as worked as a sous chef for celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse. Terry proudly ran his own catering company for years before joining yachts.

WATERS CRUISED:

Mediterranean, Caribbean, Bahamas, Central America, Florida Keys, and Southeast Coast of USA

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Terry is in charge of all areas of food preparation, meal planning, inventory, purchasing, etc. Since entering the yachting industry, Terry has delighted guests with his ability to create beautiful, healthy meals customized to their own tastes. From “down home” cuisine, to elaborate theme parties, your meals onboard Temptation will be unforgettable.

JOB RELATED LICENSES & CERTIFICATES:

Food Handling & Safety Certification

HOBBIES:

Terry enjoys spending time with his daughter, traveling, and spending time in his Fort Lauderdale home.

JENNIFER FALLON -CHIEF STEWARDESS

PREVIOUS YACHTS:

M/Y Excel 100’ Palmer Johnson, M/Y Missing Link 142’ Christensen, 112’ Westport, M/Y Khaki Blue 100’ Hatteras, M/Y Sovereign 120’ Broward, M/Y Imagine 150’ Trinity, M/Y Camille 114’ Hatteras

ABOUT:

After spending 10 years in the Office of Professional Services at the Yale School of Medicine, Jennifer left the coast of CT for the coast of RI. It was Newport where she began working on the Schooner Adirondack doing day sails around Narragansett Bay and then started free lancing on mega yachts. After the summer season she drove to Florida got her first permanent job and never looked back. Jennifer has traveled and chartered extensively throughout New England, Bahamas, Caribbean, and Mexico. She looks forward to sharing her experience with charter clients aboard M/Y Temptation.

WATERS CRUISED:

New England, Bermuda, Bahamas, East Coast United States, Caribbean, West Coast United States, Mexico

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Jennifer and the Temptation Crew are here to indulge your every whim. From scheduling spa treatments, beach picnics, or just quiet time for you and your family, Jennifer and her interior team are here to ensure your stay aboard is a trip of a lifetime.

JOB RELATED LICENSES & CERTIFICATES:

STCW, CPR

HOBBIES:

Jennifer is a dedicated runner and enjoys hot yoga and barre class. Traveling and spending time with family and friends is also a favorite pastime.

TRISH CASTELLON - 2ND STEWARDESS

PREVIOUS YACHTS:

M/Y Imagine 150ft, M/Y Silver Seas 109ft, S/Y Knickerbocker 118ft

ABOUT:

A New England native with her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Special Education from Salve Regina University. Having always loved the water, Trish decided to reside in Newport, Rhode Island, where she enjoys running the Cliff Walk and practicing Yoga. Trish recently went back to school to receive her associate’s degree in nursing and is a registered nurse. She is enthusiastic, intuitive to everyone’s needs and has a sophisticated eye for style, perfection, and elegance. Guests gravitate toward her quick wit and genuine personality. When not traveling the seas, Trish enjoys spending time with her 3 nieces.

WATERS CRUISED:

Bahamas, US East Coast, Caribbean, and Bermuda

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Trish supports the Chief Stewardess with guest service and interior duties. She is excited to make your vacation memorable.

JOB RELATED LICENSES & CERTIFICATES:

STCW, RN

HOBBIES:

Yoga, running, Golf