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, Caribbean Windwards, Canada - East Coast, Canada - West Coast

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: STCW95 / RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean sail commercially endorsed.

MCA -AEC. /OMT Advanced marine mechanics

RYA Safety boat / SSI Open water diver

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 – Sara ACKERMAN

Nationality: American

STCW (17/1/2025) / PDSP 2020

Food & Hygiene Level 2

Food Safety Manager Certificate

Associates of Arts in Culinary 2017

Bachelor of Arts in Food Service Management and Business

Languages: English

Chef Sara is inspired daily by her lifelong passion for food and the ocean.

With degrees in both culinary arts and business, she delights guests on Namaste by drawing upon her extensive experience preparing farm to table cuisine for private estates, as well as fine dining on luxury yachts and in five-star restaurants.

She has worked as Chef aboard several Motor Yachts like Intuition 40m, Top Five II 200’, AB Normal 98’, Now We Know 100’ or Marybelle 82’ Viking.

Sara enjoys preparing exquisite menus and welcomes special requests from guests.

Having been raised spending every summer in St. Maarten, Sara is also an experienced sailor and certified master diver.

STEWARDESS: Courtney ROUX

Nationality: South African

STCW & PDSD / Powerboat2 / B1B2

Food Hyginee & Safety 2

Languages: English

Courtney grew up in a small coastal town in South Africa, where her love for nature began at an early age. Her diverse professional background includes not only yacht experience, but also hospitality, lodge management, and working on a small organic farm.

Over her five years in the yachting industry, Courtney has cruised Cte dAzur, Italy, the Bahamas, the Caribbean, and the East Coast of the United States. She has worked aboard yachts as M/Y Solaris, S/Y Corto Maltese, M/Y Tommy Belle.

One of Courtney’s greatest joys is meeting people and connecting with individuals from all walks of life. She lives the Kahlil Gibran quote, Work is love made visible.” Hospitality runs in her blood, and her passion for her work is evident to all of Namaste’s guests. Her welcoming and adaptable personality, close attention to detail, creativity, and keen observation skills help everyone aboard feel relaxed and comfortable. She is also a skilled bartender who looks forward to complementing guests’ days with tasty cocktails served with a friendly smile.

In her free time, Courtney enjoys snorkeling, traveling, horseback riding, hiking, reading, cooking, soapmaking, and leatherworking.

FIRST MATE: Glenn WARD

Nationality: English

MCA ENG1, MCA STCW 95

RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance / VHF Operators licence

Dinghy/Keelboat/Multihull Instructor, Windsurf Instructor,

PADI Open Water Diver

Languages: english

Glenn began his career as a multi qualified watersports instructor pursuing his childhood love for windsurfing, kayaking and dinghy sailing.

After teaching at a high wind resort in Egypt he started working on yachts.

After many deliveries and charters on luxury yachts, he has thousands of miles under his belt.

Glenn is also a PADI Rescue Diver and loves exploring the reefs with photography equipment.

With a degree in media and his drone pilot’s license Glenn is always happy to help guests capture special moments during their time onboard Namaste.

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:
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*
Booked: Wednesday, 5 April 2023 to Saturday, 15 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
Summer 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 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 & 2 person steam sauna

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, Caribbean Windwards, Canada - East Coast, Canada - West Coast
Preferred Port ST VINCENT
Other Port ANTIGUA
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 electric assist bicycles

1 Flight board Efoil & 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
2 double and 1 single inflatable Hobie kayaks

1 nautibuoy inflatable platform. extension for watersports landing platform

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

Beach toys
Beach chairs, beach umbrella
Beach BBQ
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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