Catamaran Namaste

78ft · 6 guests · Antigua, Caribbean Leeward Islands
Namaste Crewed Catamaran Charter
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7-Night Rates

From € 56 000 + expenses (2 passengers 7 nights)
To € 60 000 + expenses (6 passengers 7 nights)*
*Price range is subject to change. Please Contact Us for pricing for various party sizes, number of nights and the premium weeks of Christmas & New Years. Best price guarantee: We endeavor to offer the lowest prices available and will always match lowest rates. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX, no fees. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX

Yacht Details

Guests Up to 6
Guest Cabins 3
Length 78ft
Guest Cabin Configuration 1 King, 2 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Designer Privilege
Launched 2016
Children Allowed Yes
Home Port Antigua Yacht Club Marina, Antigua, Caribbean Leeward Islands
Scuba Rendezvous only
Winter Cruising Area Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Cruising Area Caribbean Leewards, USA - New England

Catamaran Namaste Overview

NAMASTE - Welcome to our bespoke-crafted world of luxury adventure!Namaste is a fully custom 78′ sailing yacht that has been painstakingly designed and carefully crewed to deliver an unparalleled experience. From its teak decks and open-air Jacuzzi to its performance sailing capabilities and jet tender, Namaste is without equal. She is loaded with tools for exploration—three Seabob ocean scooters, high-end snorkeling and scuba equipment including an onboard nitrox-capable compressor, two Segways, e-bikes, and state-of-the-art pedal kayaks. You will run out of days before you run out of new activities to try.Yet, on Namaste, adventure is balanced with rejuvenation. On board, you can choose from several carefully designed experiences. Some, we carried to Namaste from the best spas in the world. Some are uniquely enabled by living aboard an exceptionally equipped and crewed sailing yacht and focus on the areas through which Namaste travels. Others take advantage of the slower pace of life on Namaste, making space to learn or simply be.After a week aboard, how will your life be changed?

The salon The salon other view The master cabin The master cabin other view The master cabin ensuite The master cabin - Sauna VIP cabin 1 - Bathroom view VIP cabin 2 Dinner table On deck at night Namaste Layout

Meet the Crew

Crew photo
Captain Willem

CAPTAIN: Willem J.M. NIEUWELINK

Nationality: Dutch

Age: 39

Diploma: RYA Yachtmaster Offshore, MCA Commercially endorsed. PADI Dive Master

Language spoken: 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 his 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 which ensure exclusive connectivity no matter where Namaste ventures. ..read more

Willem is at his happiest when guests are perched happily in one of the many comfortable areas on 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 while onboard.

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.

Captain Willem is looking forward to this new adventure and 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.

ROTATIONAL RELIEF CAPTAIN: Will MORGAN

Nationality: English

Diploma:

Language spoken: English

While growing up on the southwest coast of England, sailing and adventure sports were Namaste Captain Will Morgan’s primary focus.

As a young adult, Will owned and maintained small sailboats and powerboats, which he used for frequent coastal cruising and racing.

In 2009, Will began his professional sailing career delivering yachts to the Caribbean. Following the trade winds west, he completed a three-year circumnavigation under sail and set his sights on adventure sailing.

Will has spent the past decade exploring remote parts of the world as a captain.

He specializes in adventure cruising and water sports itineraries, and he is always on the lookout for new hidden gems to share with Namaste’s guests.

CHEF - Lola VUILLEMENOT

French

STCW 95 – Medical eng1

Cooking Certificate – Mt St Aignan, France

Languages: French, English

Chef Lola welcomes guests aboard with luxurious menus and adventurous flavors.

She especially enjoys incorporating fresh local ingredients into the dishes she creates.

Lola began her career in fine restaurants and five-star luxury hotels in France and French Polynesia like Intercontinental Thalasso Resort & SPA 5* hotel in Bora Bora and the Intercontinental Tahiti Resort & SPA 4* hotel.

Delighting guests with exquisite cuisine aboard Namaste allows Lola to combine her passions for food and travel.

Lola brings her sense of adventure and discovery to each guest’s culinary experience.

STEWARDESS: Rachael JOHNSON

Nationality: New Zealand

STC 95 – ENG1 - US B1/B2

Languages: English

Rachael grew up sailing with her family and participating in water sports in Auckland, New Zealand’s City of Sails.”

She has been in the yachting industry for over ten years, during which time she has cruised through the Caribbean, the South Pacific, and New England.

In 2020, she provided support to the race crew at the Antigua Superyacht Cup.

Rachael has also spent time gaining bar, barista, chef, and event-planning experience in high-end hospitality establishments.

Her attention to detail and high standards for organization perfectly complement her laid-back Kiwi mentality as she ensures you have the full, relaxing Namaste experience. When she is not sailing the world aboard Namaste, Rachael enjoys traveling, cooking, listening to music, hiking, playing tennis, and practicing yoga.

FIRST MATE: Borja INFANTE

Nationality: Spanish

OOW Unlimited

Languages: English, Spanish, French & Catalan

Born and raised in a coastal town near Barcelona, Namaste’s First Mate Borja began sailing small dinghies at the age of nine. Since starting his professional sailing career more than seventeen years ago, Borja has navigated the Panama Canal over ten times and has completed five Atlantic crossings and two Pacific crossings.

Borja holds an OOW Unlimited and several other yachting certificates, and he has an advanced degree in nautical science and maritime navigation. He is also a PADI Advanced Open Water certified diver, and he enjoys sharing his love of wakeboarding, kitesurfing, hiking, and exploring new destinations with guests.

Whether he is ensuring the engine room is running smoothly or planning a fun and safe water sport excursion for guests, Borja is always paying attention to the details behind the scenes. With a huge smile for everyone he meets, Borja enjoys being a hands-on first mate who does whatever he can to make Namaste’s guests happy.

Availability for Namaste:

Listed below are any confirmed reservations or unavailability, as well as current holds / options. Note: this calendar is not always 100% current. Please contact us for more information about available dates aboard this yacht.

Hours required between charters: 72 hours

Upcoming 12 Months Reservation Calendar:
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Reservation Calendar with Port Locations:
Transit: Tuesday, 1 November 2022 to Friday, 9 December 2022: Transit: Boston, MA* to Caribbean - Port TBD
Booked: Friday, 23 December 2022 to Monday, 2 January 2023: Booked: St. Lucia to St Vincent, Young Island*
Booked: Saturday, 7 January 2023 to Saturday, 14 January 2023: Booked: St Vincent, Young Island* to St Vincent, Young Island*
Booked: Saturday, 21 January 2023 to Saturday, 28 January 2023: Booked: Saint Lucia, West Indies* to Saint Lucia, West Indies*
Booked: Saturday, 4 February 2023 to Saturday, 11 February 2023: Booked: Saint Vincent to Grenada, St Georges
Booked: Monday, 20 February 2023 to Monday, 27 February 2023: Booked: Bequia, Grenadines* to Canouan, Grenadines*
Unavailable: Tuesday, 28 February 2023 to Wednesday, 15 March 2023: Unavailable: Grenadines, West Indies* to Grenadines, West Indies*
Booked: Wednesday, 5 April 2023 to Wednesday, 12 April 2023: Booked: Grenadines, West Indies* to Grenadines, West Indies*
Booked: Thursday, 20 April 2023 to Saturday, 29 April 2023: Booked: St. Lucia to St Vincent, Young Island*

7-night Charter Rates by Group Size

Guests: 2 guests 3 guests 4 guests 5 guests 6 guests
Winter 2021 to 2022 € 56 000 + exp € 57 000 + exp € 58 000 + exp € 59 000 + exp € 60 000 + exp
Summer 2022 € 56 000 + exp € 57 000 + exp € 58 000 + exp € 59 000 + exp € 60 000 + exp
Winter 2022 to 2023 € 56 000 + exp € 57 000 + exp € 58 000 + exp € 59 000 + exp € 60 000 + exp
*Price range is subject to change. Please Contact Us for pricing for various party sizes, number of nights and the premium weeks of Christmas & New Years. Best price guarantee: We endeavor to offer the lowest prices available and will always match lowest rates. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX, no fees. We accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX

Contact us for rates and current availability or to book a charter aboard Namaste!

Full Specifications for Namaste

Namaste Layout
Length 78ft
Beam 35
Draft 9'6
Designer Privilege
Launched 2016
Guests Up to 6
Children Allowed Yes
Air Conditioning Full
Flag Bermuda
Max. Speed 14
Dinghy/Tender semi rigid (150HP)
Dingy Max. Passengers 10
Guest Cabins 3
Guest Cabin Configuration 1 King, 2 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Guest Electric Heads 3
Accommodation Description:

Namaste is offering 3 double cabins including a Master as below :

On the forward portside, the MASTER CABIN with one bed: 1820 mm (beam) x 2000 mm (length) & leather sofa, Separated heads & steamshower

Aft portside, 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 them equipped with hair dryer, plugs 1 for the shaver + 1 for the vanity (110v & 220), Rj45 & 4 X USB

Also with private A/C control, TV sets, BOSE minisoundlink,Wi-fi and blue tooth

Crew quarters: 1 cabin located on the forward starboard with hull and the cabin mid-portside

Home Port Antigua Yacht Club Marina, Antigua, Caribbean Leeward Islands
Winter Cruising Area Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Cruising Area Caribbean Leewards, USA - New England
Preferred Port ST MARTIN
Other Port ST VINCENT
Hours Between Charters 72 hours
WiFi Internet Onboard WIFI
Sun Awning Yes
Hammock Yes
Deck Shower Yes
Hair Dryer Yes
Water Maker Sea Recove
Ice Maker Yes
BBQ Yes
Voltage 110V, 220V, USB & RJ-45 outlet
Other Radio CD MP3 /Radio CD MP3 / Bose Lifestyle 535 in Salon has 5 speakers, 2 in cockpit, 2 at fly, 2 fore deck
LCD TV & DVD in the saloon / TV 1 X Sony 49�, Apple TV, X-Box 1, Sony PS4, Bose LifeStyle 535
Bose soundlink mini with Bluetooth for I-pods in the saloon
Parlour games / Book 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

Fly bridge
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, cushions plus 4 sunbed cushions and 3 pear poufs
1 hammock and sitting chairshammocks

Movie night set up with projectors
Aft platform set up deck chairs and footstools

Cockpit featuring a dining table for 8, sofa and 2 sun pads
Barbecue
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

COMFORT EQUIPMENT
Nespresso coffe maker
2 Ice makers: 1 flybridge & 1 salon bar
Adult Waterskis Yes
Kids Waterskis Yes
Stand Up Paddle Board Yes
Snorkeling Gear Yes
Tow Tube 4
Wake Board 1
Knee Board Yes
1-Person Kayak 1
2-Person Kayak 1
Beach Games Yes
Underwater Camera Yes
Underwater Video Camera Yes
Other Water Toys Novurania 16 foot semi rigged inflatable Rib with 90 hp outboard.

2 x gocycle electric assist bicycles
1 Flight board - electric hydrofoil -
3 seabobs with harness

Mono & Bi water skis for adults & children
2 Wakeboards: 1 kids, 1 adults, 1 wake skate
2 Inflatable Starboard: Zen WindSUPs
2 double seated tubes, 2 tubes, 1 Banana ride
1 kneeboard
Noodles
I nautibuoy inflatable platform. extension for watersports landing platform

Beach toys
Beach chairs, beach umbrella
Beach BBQ

Deep sea fishing gear: 3 sets deep sea trolling gear
Snorkeling equipment for 6 varies sizes.

- RENDEZVOUS DIVING ONLY -
Diving equipment for 6 people - only for certified divers - 10 tanks, diving gear for 6, Bauer junior dive compressor and nitrox system.

Underwater camera and video
Stereo System Yes
iPod Hookup Yes
Satellite TV Yes
DVD Player Yes
Board Games Yes
Books Yes
Captain Nationality Dutch
Captain License STCW95
Captain Years Sailing 20
Crew Smokes No
Crew Pets No
Caters to Special Diets Inq
Kosher Available Inq
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