Catamaran Namaste Luxury Yacht Charter Vacation
Updated: Sep 9, 2020
Guests: up to 6 | Crew: 4 | Guest Cabins: 3
Namaste offers 3 luxurious double cabins including a Master cabin as below :
On the forward portside, the MASTER CABIN with one bed: 1820 mm (beam) x 2000 mm (length) & leather sofa, Separated heads & steam shower
Aft port side, the first DOUBLE CABIN with bed 1635 mm (beam) x 2000 mm (length) and separated heads & shower
Aft starboard, the second DOUBLE CABIN with bed: 1635 mm (beam) x 2000 mm (length) and separated heads & shower
All of the cabins are equipped with hairdryers, plugs 1 for the shaver + 1 for the vanity (110v & 220), Rj45 & 4 X USB. They also have private A/C controls, TV sets, DVD readers, BOSE mini sound links, Wi-fi, and Bluetooth.
Crew quarters: 1 cabin located on the forward starboard with hull and the cabin mid-portside
Water Toys List:
Semi-rigid tender: CARBON CRAFT, 16.5ft - 10 passengers
Engine: Webber 850 H.O, 150 HP jet turbo
Segway personal transporter:2 x Segway personal transporter, model i2 SE
Mono & Bi water skis for adults & children
2 Inflatable Starboard: Zen WindSUPs
2 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i12s - 1 person kayak & 1 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i14t - 2 person kayak
Fishing equipment: 6 small rod & reel sets
Deep-sea fishing gear: 2 sets deep sea trolling gear
Snorkeling equipment for 8
Diving equipment for 6 people
Rendez-Vous diving on request
Underwater camera and video
Radio CD MP3 /Radio CD MP3 / Bose Lifestyle 535 in Salon has 5 speakers, 2 in the cockpit, 2 at the flybridge, 2 foredeck
LCD TV & DVD in the saloon / TV 1 X Sony 49�, Apple TV, X-Box 1, Sony PS4, Bose LifeStyle 535
Bose sound link mini with Bluetooth for I-pods in the saloon
Parlour games / Book Library / DVD / CD Library
Speakers connected to lounge HI-FI set
I-Pod Docking station in the saloon / USB ports, RJ45 X-box, Playstation & Bose, Master & Salon Apple TV
A shade on the flybridge that will cover the whole flybridge
Large sun awning unfold at anchor for the fly extended from
A shade on the trampoline that will cover the STB side of the trampoline
Carbon Hardtop bimini
Cockpit, roof & deck cushions including 2 Fatboy, cushions plus 4 sunbed cushions and 3 pear poufs
Cockpit featuring a dining table for 8, sofa and 2 sun pads
2 deck showers (hot & cold water)
Swimming ladders / 1 each stern
1 Carbon fiber passerelle in 2 pieces
Cockpit lights and emergency /night navigation red lights
6 Electric Windlass
Nespresso coffee maker and Cuisinart coffee maker
2 Ice makers: 1 flybridge & 1 salon bar
SAT-COM / Tracphone V7 IP KVH Satellite TV & SuperYacht IP Mobile cast 4G WI-FI access 2 VHF with DSC + 4 cordless VHF NAVIGATION INSTRUMENTS Ray Marine G165 (+ back-up autopilot, GP33) Radar: Ray Marine Beacon Sarsat with GPS integrated SOLAS + pocket PLBGPS + radar transponder + AIS SART Navigation station: Ray Marine G165
CAPTAIN: Willem J.M. NIEUWELINK
Diploma: RYA Yachtmaster Offshore, MCA Commercially endorsed. PADI Dive Master Languages: Dutch & English
Captain Willem hails from a small canal town in Holland where his family kept their sailboat tied to the dock at their home and has lived for sailing since he was a young boy. Later as a teenager, Willem taught sailing in Greece, Mallorca, and England as well as competed in dinghy racing on an international level where he collected multiple awards. As a fully qualified RYA Yacht Master Offshore, Captain Willem has an extensive list of credentials as a skipper with a well-rounded career in both the Charter & Private yacht industry.
Willem joins us from his last position which he held with the same owner & yacht for ten years. He oversaw the build of the vessel and eventually completed a circumnavigation while maintaining the owners' request for the yacht to be kept up to 5-star standards. He has
cultivated an extensive list of global networks that ensure exclusive connectivity no matter where Namaste ventures.
Willem is at his happiest when guests are perched happily in one of the many comfortable areas on the deck while the boat sails effortlessly into the sunset. His calm nature and giddy knowledge of almost all types of yachts will elicit a true sense of happiness
An outstanding sportsman on the water Willem looks forward to taking you waterskiing and wakeboarding or exploring the treasures under the sea as he is a certified PADI Dive Master.
With his natural humor and easy-going nature, you are assured an unforgettable time. Willem creates specialized itineraries for each guest and will make you feel at ease afloat as he safely steers you to unique & exciting destinations on Yacht Namaste.
CHEF: Danielle SMITH
Nationality: South African Languages: English
Danielle was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. After spending hours of her childhood watching her grandmother in the kitchen, she decided to complete a 3 year Grande Diploma at Silwood School of Cookery. During her second and third year, a part of her training involved practical work at a number of restaurants around Cape Town, spending one year as a chef at The Test Kitchen.
Danielle’s passion for the culinary industry is creating menus and recipe development. This led her to a position as a food assistant and product developer for Luke Dale-Roberts for 18 months. She then continued to assist with the set-up of two new restaurants in Cape Town which consisted of menu creation, kitchen design, staff training, and sourcing suppliers.
The urge to work and travel set in, which led her to work on the yachts. Working on yachts has created an amazing platform for Danielle to enjoy her love for the ocean, travel, and creating tailored dining experiences for the guests onboard. When Danielle is not in the kitchen she is practicing yoga or spending time outdoors, looking for the perfect beach spot or mountain hikes.
STEWARDESS: Georgia TOSEN
STCW95 - PADI Divemaster - ENG1
Emergency First Responder - RYA Competent Crew & Day Skipper Theory
'Proper Cooking Skills - Intensive - Level 2 intermediate' at The Cookery School, London. - Food Hygiene Level 2
Languages: English and Spanish
Georgia happily joins Namaste after years spent cooking and being a stewardess on private and charter yachts. She hails from the UK and grew up in Southampton, England. As a child, Georgia swam competitively and went on to swim nationally and internationally - sparking her love for the water. This (mixed with a burning desire to travel) led her to start a yachting career.
Beginning as a flotilla hostess, Georgia traveled across Europe and the Caribbean before moving into private yachts – taking her into Central and western America. In 2018 she went on to obtain her PADI Divemaster certificate in the Philippines, specializing in deep diving, oxygen providing enriched air (Nitrox), Thresher shark behavior, and identification as well as peak performance buoyancy.
Georgia’s passion for yachting has been emboldened by her travels, happy demeanor, passion to be in and on the water, eagerness to keep busy, and a love for hosting and meeting new people. She looks forward to everything Namaste and their world cruising itinerary and cannot wait to welcome you onboard and embark on this new adventure.
FIRST MATE: Sean Mac RORY
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
Languages: English, Italian, and French. Conversational Spanish.
Sean was born and raised in Rome, to Irish parents. He attended an International School in Rome where his love for languages was encouraged and thus is fluent in English, Italian, and French. Having grown up in an International environment, Sean can relate to many different cultures and feels at home engaging with all. Upon finishing school, Sean went to university in England at Sussex University, to read International Relations and French, which included spending a year abroad in Bordeaux at one of the top Political Science universities.
Sean is also a very keen sportsman and musician having competed in various competitions for Tennis in both Italy and Ireland at the regional level and has performed in various groups at school and University playing percussion and drums.
Sean’s experience onboard stems from his sailing background as a teenager sailing lasers and catamarans on a lake outside Rome. Sean has worked on some of the most prestigious yachts in the world, from the three-masted Schooner Adix to the record-breaking Windrose of Amsterdam. He has also chartered extensively throughout the Caribbean and Mediterranean.
Sean forms strong working relationships with others, taking initiative when necessary, and does all he can to ensure a job is done well. He has a great deal of positive energy and firmly believes in embracing life to the fullest making the most of every opportunity.
About Us: Captain Randy & Shelly Tucker
We're former Owners & Captain of the Award-winning 72' yacht Three Moons for 18 years. With over 300 charters in our logbook, we currently represent privately crewed Caribbean sailing luxury yacht charters as professional CYBA yacht charter brokers. Recently, we interviewed over 120 catamarans, motor yachts, sailboats, and professional crews. We're happy to promote these yachts offering modern conveniences & unlimited pleasure while sailing the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands.
What should you expect from a luxury crewed yacht charter in the Caribbean? It's "all about you, all the time" on board a privately crewed charter boat! It's surprisingly affordable too! Far away from overcrowded cruise ships, all-inclusive charter yachts allow you to explore some of the Caribbean’s most exclusive areas and delight in the natural, unspoiled beauty of secluded islands, hidden coves, and secret dive sites. Sail to a nearby island every day & snorkel around your own private beaches; enjoy your favorite cocktail while watching the sunset on your own private yacht; indulge yourself with 5-star gourmet cuisine that is prepared with Caribbean flair and served in the most beautiful surroundings you could ever imagine.
We love matching the right crew & yacht with you!