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 Virgin Islands, 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.

CHEF: Howard FOSS

Nationality: American

STCW 2010 and Eng1

Advanced Patisserie – Mixologist/Barrister – Silver Service

Cordon Bleu Grande Diploma

Languages: English

Foss is an adventurous, out-of-the-box thinking, natural-minded chef who loves to incorporate his surroundings, culture, and atmosphere into his dishes. He was brought up in the hospitality industry and he was always surrounded by a variety of people and cultures. His pursuit of culinary excellence led him to start his own private cheffing company, which he successfully sold to pursue his dreams on a global scale, through yachting. Using his classical French training as his base, he strives to achieve an immersive culinary experience that is educational, emotional, and mindful of guests’ health requirements.

The key is in the detail,” says Chef Foss. Foss prides himself on staying two steps ahead and providing a flawless performance. Creating culinary experiences that are personal and thoughtful is just one way he makes luxury travel even more delightful for the elite traveler.

Above all else, Foss is an outdoorsman through and through. He grew up fishing, water-skiing, and so much more, which gave him a love for what the world offers if you take a chance. His yachting career has taken him on incredible adventures and all he wishes is to share our incredible world with guests on Namaste.

STEWARDESS: Alexis VERRUTO (Lexi)

Nationality: American

STCW95 - NG1

GE Major nursing – Certified SkyAngel Academy

Languages: English

Alexis is an intelligent, poised, and discreet yacht stewardess. She started her yachting career by sailing to Bermuda, and she knew immediately that this was the industry for her. Previously, she was the lead flight attendant with a corporate jet firm, and she has extensive VIP hospitality and exclusive customer service experience. She has a friendly, welcoming, and kind demeanor. Paying strict attention to guest needs, she takes pride in ensuring guests not only have an enjoyable trip but also have an entire experience of luxury at sea.

From sky to sea, she has traveled all over the world and most recently spent a season in Costa Rica. She takes delight in going the extra mile for her guests, spending most of her free time in destinations sourcing local produce, flowers, activities, and any extra items that may pertain to guests’ profiles. Alexis loves living an active and healthy lifestyle and will gladly help incorporate that into your Namaste experience.

Just like Namaste, Alexis is an explorer of the world. She is warm, friendly, and eager to explore the open ocean with you while ensuring that every experience is one to remember.

FIRST MATE: Joey COMPTON

Nationality: British

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore

Languages: English,

Joey got his start in yachting over 10 years ago, tempted into sailing off the docks of a popular Caribbean destination, Antigua, where he was born and still calls home.

With dual-citizenship and having spent most of his adolescence in his other home, New Zealand, Joey has that Kiwi-charm that always keeps those around him in good spirits.

Since his first Atlantic crossing many years ago, he has logged over 65,000 sea miles and sailed in many of the most scenic ports of the Mediterranean, Caribbean and East Coast USA.

Joey holds a RYA Yachtmaster Ocean ticket as well as a host of other yachting certificates.

Between perfecting sail trim, ensuring a fun and safe water sports experience, and keeping things running smoothly in the engine room, Joey always maintains a very hand on approach.

He is a true team player and takes pride in great service and seeing that guests are always happy when onboard.

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:
Unavailable: Monday, 1 March 2021 to Sunday, 31 October 2021: Unavailable: Antigua, Leeward Island* to Boston, MA*
Booked: Saturday, 27 November 2021 to Tuesday, 7 December 2021: Booked: St Vincent, Young Island* to St Vincent, Young Island*
Booked: Wednesday, 23 February 2022 to Wednesday, 2 March 2022: Booked: St Martin to St Martin

7-night Charter Rates by Group Size

Guests: 2 guests 3 guests 4 guests 5 guests 6 guests
Winter 2020 to 2021 € 56 000 + exp € 57 000 + exp € 58 000 + exp € 59 000 + exp € 60 000 + exp
Summer 2021 € 56 000 + exp NA € 58 000 + exp NA € 60 000 + exp
Winter 2021 to 2022 € 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 20
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 Virgin Islands, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Cruising Area Caribbean Leewards, USA - New England
Preferred Port ANTIGUA or ST MARTIN - TBC
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 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 transportor, model i2 SE

14 foot bottom inflatable tender with a 25 HP outboard

Mono & Bi water skis for adults & children
2 Wakeboard - 1 kids and 1 adults, 1 wake skate
2 Inflatable Starboard: Zen WindSUPs
2 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i12s - 1 person kayak & 1 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i14t - 2 person kayak
2 double seat tubes, 2 tubes, 1 banana ride
3 seabobs with harness
1 knewboard


Noodles
Beach toys
Deep sea fishing gear: 2 sets deep sea trolling gear 3
Snorkeling equipment for 8
Diving equipment for 6 people
Rendez-Vous diving on request
Underwater camera and video

Extended inflatable swim platform
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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