Boketto Description

BOKETTO is a brand new 2022 42´ Fountaine Pajot Astréa sailing catamaran is nothing short of extraordinary. She takes sailing charter yacht luxury to the next level as she boasts three large queen berths each with private ensuite baths including electric heads, vanity and separate showers. Cabins and yacht common areas offer wonderful natural lighting and great ventilation with full custom air-conditioning. The salon will seat all guests in comfort for lounging or dining with the exterior offering an alfresco dining experience to remember. Top deck seating and villa-style aft lounge area make this charter yacht one-of-a-kind. With numerous lounging areas to stretch out, there is plenty of space for gathering as a group or finding a private place for one or two to take all the Caribbean in.

Cruising Area of Boketto

Currently available for USVI only chartersInquire for more information
Pref. Pick-upYHG
Other Pick-upAYH/RH
Summer PortSt. Thomas, USVI
Summer OperationsCaribbean Virgin Islands
Winter PortSt. Thomas, USVI
Winter OperationsCaribbean Virgin Islands

Specification

Length42 Feet
Beam23.6 Feet
Draft4.1 Feet
Built2022
A/CFull
A/C NightYes
DeckshowerYes
Guest Smokeaft scoop steps only
Children AllowedYes
Min Child AgeWater Safe
Water MakerYes
Ice MakerYes
Internet AccessOnboard WIFI
Generator9KW 50 hz genset
Turnaround48 hrs preferred, Inquire for

Accommodations

Guests6
Cabins3
Crew2
Queen3
Showers3
Wash Basins3
Heads3
TP in HeadsYes
Electric Heads3
Accommodation Details
Bimini for helm station
Exterior window blinds for saloon
Foredeck cushions
2 bow seats
Saloon table converts into a bed
Garmin 2 smart cruising Autopilot
Radar
90 liter freezer
Cockpit fridge
Gas oven
Dishwasher coming soon
4 electric head large bowl
4 electric fans
Air conditioning and heating
9KW 50 hz genset
We will do after market fresh water maker. Boat will be fitted with the intake
Automatic Mainsail hook
Windless chain control counter
Electric winch for Genoa sheet
Electric da it winch
MP10. Life raft

Water Sports

Dinghy (Feet)3.4 M
Dinghy Hp15HP engine
Dinghy Pax6
Snorkel GearYes
TubeYes
2-Man Kayak1
Floating MatsYes
Standup Paddle2
Beach GamesYes
Fishing GearYes
Gear TypeTrolling and Casting
Fishing Rods2

Scuba Diving Scuba Diving Symbol

ScubaYacht offers Rendezvous Diving only
Air CompressorNot Onboard

Entertainment

Salon Tv/DvdYes
Salon StereoYes
iPod/Device HookupsYes
CamcorderYes

Cuisine

Din-in6
Special DietsInq
KosherInq

Green Initiatives

Make Purified Drinking WaterYes
Re-Usable Water BottlesYes
Other Green Initiatives
Organic and local produce when available. Bio-friendly cleaning products.

Boketto Crew Profile

Crew Number2
Captain
CaptainLukata Samuel
NationalityUS
Born1996
License100T MASTER
Chef / First Mate
Chef / First MateBenita Marshall
NationalityUS
Born1997
License100T MASTER



Capt. Lukata Samuel
Lukata Samuel is a 100 ton Master Captain born and raised in the beautiful Virgin Islands with endless knowledge of the Virgin Island and surrounding islands. He began sailing at 8 years old at the St.Thomas Yacht Club where he found a love for sailing and continued learning and teaching . With his mind set, Lukata traveled to St. Vincent and Grenadines to teach sailing to the local youth. After this, he then began working on day charters in the Virgin Islands as well as in Puerto Rico.

Aside from sailing, Lukata is a locally known runner and triathlete and has competed in multiple triathlon events in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. In their down time Lukata and Benita can be found competing in sailing races, volunteering in the local community as well as basking in the sun at some of their favorite hidden beaches. You can also catch them at the sailing and wellness program where they provide the fundamentals of sailing as well as the building blocks to a healthy lifestyle to the youth of St. Thomas.

Lukata has a passion for sharing the beautiful island experience with his guest while they indulge in the Caribbean lifestyle. He is determined to push the bounds of the ocean and create a tropical oasis experience for the guests. Lukata brings a diverse package to every charter. He provides farm fresh provisions, special Island tours, local eateries, local artists and much more to bring you deep into the islands food, fun, and culture . He loves it when his guest have a dream like island experience as this has been his pleasure and pride of his . “The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for a newer and richer experience” a quote that he strongly leads his life by. Come be Irie and catch the wind of wonders on Boketto as Captain Lukata sets sail on a lifetime experience in the Virgin Islands.


Chef Benita Marshall
Captain & Chef Benita Marshall is a flare of bright energy and a lover of sunset swimming & fresh pesto. With 2+ years of experience and upwards of 1000 nautical miles on near coastal waters as well as carrying her USCG Master 100 ton, Benita truly feels one with the ocean and is has surrendered to wherever the waves take her. Hailing from all over the Caribbean with family roots in several islands from Cuba to Trinidad, Benita considers herself “your local island explorer” of food, fun, culture and of course waves.

Benita comes alive in the kitchen and has the best time making art in the galley. With over 5 years in the culinary and restaurant industry, Benita is well versed in various diets and allergies, and believes that whatever you put into your body, should always make you feel better. “Making sure the guests dance when they eat” has always been her thrill and something she looks forward to when preparing delicious food. Benita and Lukata also help operate their local family farms of Meder Mogzit and Greenridge Guavaberry and provide a “farm to table” approach to dining so the freshness and love will always be tasted.

Rising to the motion of the ocean and the light of the sun is always something Benita wants to do for the rest of her life. Benita is a certified yoga and pilates instructor and believes that health is truly wealth, so mindful movement, meditation and breathing are some the things she loves to connect with her guests on. Benita is passionate about feeding the spirit within as well as having fun almost every second of her life, so you probably find her in prayer and meditation at 6am to doing flips off the boat 3 hours later.

Benita and Lukata offer a wide range of activities from farm tours, historic hikes to meeting with local musicians and artists as well as memorable experiences off land for all their guests to take as intangible souvenirs. With their Caribbean essence, Lukata and Benita indulge their guests in a behind the scene experience of culture, food, fun and the true “island life”.

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Boketto Reservations & Port Locations

Start DateEnd DateDetails (Holds can be challenged)
Jun 01, 2022Jan 27, 2023Transit: France to St Thomas, USVI*
Jan 28, 2023Feb 04, 2023Booked: St Thomas, USVI* to St Thomas, USVI*
Feb 13, 2023Feb 18, 2023Booked: St Thomas, USVI* to St Thomas, USVI*
Mar 02, 2023Mar 09, 2023Booked: St Thomas, USVI* to St Thomas, USVI*
Apr 01, 2023Apr 08, 2023Booked: St Thomas, USVI* to St Thomas, USVI*
Apr 15, 2023Apr 20, 2023Booked: St Thomas, USVI* to St Thomas, USVI*
May 15, 2023May 19, 2023Hold: Owner Use - St. Thomas to Owner Use - St. Thomas
May 20, 2023Jun 11, 2023Unavailable: Owner Use - St. Thomas to Owner Use - St. Thomas

Boketto Rates / week

The prices shown are for the entire yacht for a week-long (7 nights) charter.
Low price: $15,000
(normal rate)
High price: $17,000
(normal rate)

Boketto Special Offer!
Discount: 10%!
Offer: 10% discount, to take place in the USVI only. Thanksgiving included.
Old price: $15,000 - $17,000 / week
New price: $13,500 - $15,300 / week (Save: $1,500 - $1,700 / week)
Book before: Dec/01/2022
Travel before: Dec/10/2022

Season2 Pax3 Pax4 Pax5 Pax6 Pax
2022/23 Winter$15,000$15,500$16,000$16,500$17,000
2023 Summer$15,000$15,500$16,000$16,500$17,000
2023/24 Winter$15,000$15,500$16,000$16,500$17,000
2024 Summer$15,000$15,500$16,000$16,500$17,000

Yacht terms: All Inclusive*
*Cruising Permits, Fees, and Taxes to be paid by the Charterer upon entry to Cruising Grounds or Ports for all locations. Please inquire about rates and customary fees.

An all-inclusive charter covers all provisioning and running expenses. This includes a captain and crew that is fully trained and committed to your safety and enjoyment of your trip. A chef will provide the kind of exceptional, personalized meal preparation that you would expect of a five-star restaurant. The listed rate may not include all local taxes, cruising permits, premium beverages and scuba activities. Inquire for more information.

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