Power Yacht Sweet Escape

130ft · 12 guests · St Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Sweet Escape Crewed Power Yacht Charter
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7-Night Rates

From $99,000 + expenses (2 passengers 7 nights)
To $125,000 + expenses (12 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 12
Guest Cabins 5
Length 130ft
Guest Cabin Configuration 3 King, 2 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Designer Christensen
Launched 1993 (Refit 2017)
Children Allowed Yes
Home Port Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Scuba Rendezvous only
Winter Cruising Area Bahamas
Summer Cruising Area Bahamas

Power Yacht Sweet Escape Overview

Sweet Escape is a luxurious 130ft Christensen crewed yacht available for charter cruising the Bahamas and Caribbean.

Sweet Escape offers the ideal blend of luxury mega yacht amenities with superb service along with a sense of fun and loads of outdoor water toys. Five elegantly appointed staterooms accommodate up to ten charter guests.

Main Salon Formal Dining Skylounge with Blu-ray Master Stateroom Master Bath with Jacuzzi for Her VIP King Stateroom on deck Guest Bathroom Bow Dining with Shade Tenders and Toys! Convertible Twin-King Stateroom *New Addition* 6th Stateroom Aft Deck dining, covered Sun Deck with Jacuzzi and optional sun shades Bridge Deck Dining with sunshades Unwind with Yoga! Learn to Paddle Board! Sweet Escape Layout

Why you should book Sweet Escape!

Extensive multi million dollar refit completed in 2017.
A selection of 3 tender’s: 39’ Nortech towed tender, 19’ Yahama Jetboat, 19’ inflatable tender.
An array of water toys including 4 jet skis, 4 sea bobs, a giant water slide and scuba gear.
Suitable for families, couples or groups of friends.

Sweet Escape Video

Meet the Crew

CAPTAIN – STEVEN FRENCH

Certificates/Education: Marketing Degree, Master 500, Chief Mate 3000

Languages: English

Steven aka Frenchie” grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa. He spent most of his late teenage years playing professional rugby for the Natal Sharks in Durban and enjoying water sports with family and friends. Steven has a deep passion for hospitality and turned his focus to the yachting industry in 2007 where he started his career as a junior deckhand on large Superyacht, 235’ KOGO in the Mediterranean. Steven spent eight years on this vessel and traveled the world while systemically working his way up to Chief Officer. Steven has also worked onboard 269’ ALPHA NERO, 153’ DAYBREAK, 126’ T-ZERO, and more. Steven is now focused on running his own program as Captain. He has a wealth of Maritime experience in building a strong foundation and guiding daily activities of the vessel to ensure the ultimate enjoyment and safety onboard. Steven has a relaxed but firm attitude and is confident with guests so they have the best experience while upholding the vision and goals set forth by the owner and charter guests, forging transparent and honest relationships with the crew, owners, clients, and management. Steven has a passion for fitness and healthy lifestyles...read more

CHIEF STEWARDESS – FRANCESCA BUCKLEY

Certificates: Diploma in English Writing & English literature, Wset Level 2 Award in Wines, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training 200hour and Advanced Vinyasa 500hr Yoga teacher Training

Languages: English, Spanish

Francesca grew up by the ocean on the south east of England in a small fishing town. Francesca first stepped into the yachting scene eight years ago after working in hospitality since the age of 13. Between her love for the service industry and being by the water, yachting seemed like the perfect fit. Francesca’s strong passion for her job means she aIways carries a smile on her face completing service with such detail and care. Francesca has also worked on 220’ VERTIGO, 214’ DOUBLE DOWN, 170’ LIGHTNING, 124’ MONACO, and more. Additionally, she worked onboard a world traveling charter yacht where she did two years around the world cruising destinations such as Europe, Asia, America, South Pacific, South America, Central America, Caribbean, Africa, Bahamas, Seychelles and many more. Her favorite charter destination has always been the Bahamas due to its diversity and ability to meet every guest’s needs.

Francesca enjoys yoga, hiking, running and anything to do with the ocean. She can’t wait to give guests an unforgettable experience onboard 130’ SWEET ESCAPE.

SECOND STEWARDESS – BRITTANY WILLIAMSON

Languages: English, Conversational American Sign Language

Brittany was born in Fort Brag, North Carolina but grew up in Southern Ohio with her two younger sisters. Her passion for the ocean started from taking frequent trips to Sanibel Island, FL while growing up. Brittany started boating four years ago due to the curiosity that arose after talking to a friend in the industry. Prior to entering yachting, she worked as a scribe in the Emergency Department in different hospitals throughout Ohio and Florida. For many years, Brittany also worked as a server and bartender and has also done administrative assistant work. Brittany carries with her an uncanny ability to see the bigger picture and execute calmly and professionally. She assures a smooth and enjoyable trip every time she’s aboard a vessel. Aside from 130’ SWEET ESCAPE, Brittany has also worked onboard 105’ OUTTA TOUCH, 82’ WINKY ONE, 72’ ALMOST DONE and others.

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, exploring the outdoors, fishing, snorkeling and spending time at the beach. Brittany would like the charter guests to get out of their experience everything they had hoped, expected, and envisioned. As she likes to say, It is not my intention to satisfy or please my guests, it is my intention to amaze them.”

THIRD STEW / Dive Master: HAILEY ALBURY

BAHAMAS

Hailey was born and raised in the Bahamas and has a passion for the sea. She is a qualified marine engineer as well as a highly experienced PADI Dive Instructor. Her passion for diving and all things underwater is coupled with a love of fishing and traveling. Having lived in and worked in the yachting industry all her life she is an adept yachtie with a can-do attitude. With Hailey active both on-deck and in the interior, her charming smile quickly becomes a welcome familiarity with our guests. Her long-term goal is to become a yacht captain.

CHEF- WARREN CARNEY

COMING SOON!

FIRST MATE - LEE COUVE

Education/Certificates: 3 Year International Marketing Management, Yacht Master 200 ton

Languages: English, Zulu

Lee grew up on a farm near the coast in Durban, South Africa. He used to bass fish and hunt on the windy days, and on better days spent his time surfing and fishing on the warm Indian Ocean. Before joining the yachting industry in 2013, he studied full time and worked a few small side jobs doing promotions and barmen. Onboard Lee ensures the safety of guests and crew, maintenance of decks and safety gear, watersports, and navigation. He has sailed the whole east coast of the States from Canada to Belize as well as the Mediterranean. Lee has mainly worked on busy charter/private motor yachts including 190’ SEAWOLF, 164’ OCEAN CLUB, 149’ AMORAZUR 2 130’ PLAN A, and others.

In his spare time Lee enjoys surfing, fishing, working out, and working on modules to get his Marshall Island 350 license. Lee can’t wait to welcome you aboard 130’ SWEET ESCAPE for a life changing experience.

ENGINEER – KYLE

Education/Certificates: Skippers Ticket, Divemaster, AEC1&2, Class B Captains License

Languages: English, Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans

Kyle grew up in a small town called Margate on the east coast of South Africa. He lived on a farm with a beach that was just three short minutes away. He has a twin sister and four other siblings. Growing up so close to the beach he learned to surf and dive at a young age, which is where his love for the ocean began. At 18, Kyle acquired his Skippers ticket. From there he worked on Disney's private island in the Bahamas. He first worked as a life guard and soon after as a boat captain for a little over three years. After this, he moved into yachting where his interest in the engineering department blossomed. Kyle has an unmatched work ethic which compliments the fantastic crew onboard that is committed to doing whatever it takes to make memories and dreams come true. He is able to teach snorkeling, jet skiing, and many other water activities to guests who are trying for the first time. Aside from 130’ SWEET ESCAPE, Kyle has also worked onboard 262’ EXCELLENCE, 208’ MOCA, 182’ AXIS, 144’ MIM, and more.

In his spare time Kyle enjoys watersports such as shark diving, surfing, and spear fishing. He is ready to provide an experience of a lifetime that keeps guests coming right back for more.

DECKHAND – GUSTAV VON MANSBERG

Education: Tender Opps, Deckhand Course, PWC, Radar, Radio and Powerboat level 2

Languages: English, Afrikaans

Gustav aka Goose,” grew up in a town called Vanderbjilpark in Gauteng, South Africa with his three siblings. Prior to joining the yachting industry, he was doing draughtsman work for his uncles' company starting at the early age of 16. He has since been in yachting for just over two years after taking his cousins advice that it wasn’t worth studying something that he would never enjoy. Gustav is responsible for making sure all charter guests are safe while enjoying every moment outside. If there is a water toy requested, Gustav will have it in working order. He has also worked on 164’ CHASING DAYLIGHT and 108’ BAD ROMANCE and hopes to become an Officer on a motor yacht one day.

When you can’t find Gustav on the exterior of the boat, you can find him working out, skating, longboarding, exploring new places, doing videography and photography or watersports. Gustav wants guests to fully enjoy the whole experience of the exterior, providing an adventure like no other.

Availability for Sweet Escape:

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: 48 hours

Upcoming 12 Months Reservation Calendar:
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Reservation Calendar with Port Locations:
Unavailable: Thursday, 9 September 2021 to Monday, 15 November 2021: Unavailable: Fort Lauderdale, Florida* to Fort Lauderdale, Florida*
Booked: Sunday, 28 November 2021 to Sunday, 5 December 2021: Booked: Nassau, Bahamas* to Nassau, Bahamas*
Unavailable: Tuesday, 28 December 2021 to Wednesday, 5 January 2022: Unavailable: Nassau, Bahamas* to Nassau, Bahamas*

7-night Charter Rates

From $99,000 + expenses
To $125,000 + expenses
*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 Sweet Escape!

Full Specifications for Sweet Escape

Sweet Escape Layout
Length 130ft
Beam 26.7
Draft 6.11
Designer Christensen
Launched 1993 (Refit 2017)
Guests Up to 12
Children Allowed Yes
Air Conditioning Full
Flag Jamaica
Dinghy/Tender 39� Nortech towed tender
Guest Cabins 5
Guest Cabin Configuration 3 King, 2 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Accommodation Description:

SWEET ESCAPE can accommodate 10-12 guests in 5-6 staterooms (3 King, 2 Convertible Twin/King, 1 single plus 1 bunk), with 5 ensuite bathrooms.

MASTER STATEROOM: Lower Deck, amidships. Full beam Stateroom with walk-around Sleep Number King bed,mini-refrigerator, desk, and settee. Separate His-and Hers en-suite amenities featuring: Jacuzzi tub with overhead shower, sink, head, walk-in closet, and vanity dresser for Her; Steam shower with bench seat, head, sink, and walk-in closet for Him. Entertainment system featuring Bose surround sound, 60HDTV with individual satellite receiver, and iPod docking station. Port holes in the master stateroom as well as his-and-her en-suite create abundant natural light if desired. Complete blackout option also available.

ON-DECK VIP KING STATEROOM: On-Deck, forward: Sleep Number King bed with exquisite views; en-suite with stall shower. Entertainment system featuring Bose surround sound, 55HDTV with individual satellite receiver, and iPod

Home Port Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Winter Cruising Area Bahamas
Summer Cruising Area Bahamas
Preferred Port Bay Street
Other Port Bay Street
Hours Between Charters 48 hours
WiFi Internet Onboard WIFI
Sun Awning Yes
Deck Shower Yes
Hair Dryer Yes
Ice Maker Yes
BBQ Yes
Adult Waterskis Yes
Kids Waterskis Yes
Jet Ski 3
Stand Up Paddle Board Yes
Snorkeling Gear Yes
Wake Board Yes
Knee Board Yes
1-Person Kayak Yes
2-Person Kayak Yes
Beach Games Yes
Fishing Gear Yes
Underwater Camera 0
Other Water Toys 39’ Nortech towed tender Trip 300hp Mercury Verado's
19’ inflatable tender, AB inflatable with 150hp Yamaha outboard
3 Jet Skis (one designated for flyboarding)
1 x 6 man 19’ Banana
2 x flat doughnuts
Flyboard
4 Seabobs (underwater scooters) F5 models
Giant Water Slide
2 Stand Up Paddleboards
2 Inflatable Kayaks
Waterskis
Wakeboard
Drone, go pro and for underwater photography enthusiasts we just got a Nauticam housing for our canon mark IV. ($10,000 package)
Knee board
SCUBA for Certified Divers Only
All New Scuba Gear
8 BCDs / 4 brand new and all jacket style, we do offer back inflate for more advanced divers
8 regulators
Dozens of booties, fins and masks
Extensive Fishing gear
Snorkel gear (New)
Water golf with tee-off pad and bio degradable golf balls
Game Console, Board Games, Books, Movie Server,
Sundeck Jacuzzi and BBQ
Beach set up ( chairs tables and toys, games)
Inflatable aft platform for easy toy parking and near the toy action sun bathing.
Submersible aft platform for very easy boarding from the sea, also great for toddler paddling.
Stereo System Yes
iPod Hookup Yes
Satellite TV Yes
DVD Player Yes
Board Games Yes
Captain Nationality South African
Crew Smokes No
Crew Pets No
Caters to Special Diets Yes
Kosher Available Inq
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