Cruising Area of Karma

Pref. Pick-upAmerican Yacht Harbour, St. Th
Other Pick-upYacht Haven Grande, St. Thomas
Summer PortSt. Thomas, USVI
Winter PortSt. Thomas, USVI

Karma Specification

Length50 Feet
Beam27 Feet
Draft5 Feet
Built2020
A/CFull
A/C NightYes
Sun AwningYes
DeckshowerYes
Bimini TopYes
Sailing InstructionsYes
Nude ChartersYes
HairdryerYes
Num HatchYes
Children AllowedYes
Water MakerYes
Ice MakerYes
Internet AccessOnboard WIFI
Max Speed14 knots
Cruising Speed8 knots
RangeUnlimited
Turnaround48hr preferred/ inquire for 24
Engines2 x 57 CV / 2 x 57 HP
Communications
WIFI is available in both US and International waters. Download speeds in foreign countries are not equal to the speeds of the US.

Accommodations

Guests8
Cabins4
Crew2
Queen4
Heads4
Accommodation Details
Accommodates 8 guests in 4 cabins. Crew takes port aft with head.

Entertainment

Salon Tv/DvdYes
Salon StereoYes
iPod/Device HookupsYes
DVDsYes
CDsStreaming
Board GamesYes
BooksYes

Cuisine

Special DietsYes
KosherYes
BBQYes

Water Sports

Dinghy (Feet)12ft
Dinghy Hp30hp
Dinghy Pax10
Snorkel GearYes
TubeYes
2-Man KayakYes
Standup PaddleYes
Swim PlatformsYes
Boarding LadderYes
Beach GamesYes
Fishing GearYes
Under Water CamYes
Under Water VideoYes
Other Toys
Water Skis available upon request
20´ Aqua Lily Pad
Complementary USVI and BVI map to track your charter

Scuba Diving Scuba Diving Symbol

ScubaOnboard
LicenseMaster
Air CompressorNot Onboard
Tanks8
BCs8
Regulators8
Weight Sets8
Num Divers8
Dives/Week6
Diving Info
3 dives included per certified diver

Diving group number depends on certified divers experience.

Captain Mayon is a PADI Dive Master
Dive Costs
3 dives per week included for certified divers - charters 6 nights or more.

Additional dives $25 per dive per person.

Karma Crew Profile

Crew Number2
Crew SmokeNo
Captain
CaptainTom Fores
NationalityUSA
SpeaksEnglish
Crew
CrewHannah Rubino
NationalityUSA


NEW CREW STARTING NOVEMBER 2020

Captain Tom Fores

Tom was born and raised in Northern California and grew up sailing in the San Francisco Bay. He completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics at UC Santa Barbra. After working in the corporate world for 5 years he decided to change course and follow his passions for sailing and skiing. He completed his RYA Yachtmaster in 2017 in Barcelona and since then has sailed professionally in Croatia, Greece and Montenegro during the summer months. In the winter Tom spent his days skiing the beautiful mountains in Jackson Wyoming. Tom is passionate about creating unforgettable charter experiences for guests, through land exploration, scuba diving, snorkeling and water sports.

Karma Calendar

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Karma Reservations & Port Locations

Start DateEnd DateDetails (Holds can be challenged)
Aug 06, 2020Oct 31, 2020Unavailable: Grenadines, West Indies* to Red Hook
Nov 11, 2020Nov 13, 2020Boat Show: Yacht Haven Grand to Yacht Haven Grand
Nov 14, 2020Nov 21, 2020Booked: Yacht Haven Grand to Yacht Haven Grand
Nov 22, 2020Nov 29, 2020Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Dec 05, 2020Dec 12, 2020Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Dec 16, 2020Dec 26, 2020Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Dec 27, 2020Jan 03, 2021Booked: Yacht Haven Grand to Yacht Haven Grand
Jan 04, 2021Jan 11, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jan 23, 2021Jan 30, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Feb 06, 2021Feb 13, 2021Booked: Owner Use to Owner Use
Feb 27, 2021Mar 06, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Apr 06, 2021Apr 13, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Apr 17, 2021Apr 23, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Apr 26, 2021May 03, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
May 15, 2021May 21, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
May 22, 2021May 28, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
May 29, 2021Jun 05, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jun 06, 2021Jun 13, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jun 14, 2021Jun 21, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jun 22, 2021Jun 29, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jun 30, 2021Jul 07, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jul 13, 2021Jul 20, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook
Jul 23, 2021Jul 30, 2021Booked: Red Hook to Red Hook

Karma Rates / week

The prices shown are for the entire yacht for a week-long (7 nights) charter. Inquire for lowest rate.
Low price: $16,000

High price: $25,000


Season2 Pax3 Pax4 Pax5 Pax6 Pax7 Pax8 Pax
2020 Summer$20,500$21,250$22,000$22,750$23,500$24,250$25,000
2020/21 Winter$20,500$21,250$22,000$22,750$23,500$24,250$25,000

Yacht terms: All Inclusive

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, premium beverages or scuba activities. Inquire for more information.

Send us an inquiry to get specific pricing for Karma.

Karma Guest Reviews

February 2020

We had an awesome time! Words can not express the service given by Mayon and Elizabeth. They were so professional, engaging, knowledgeable and fun. We could go on and on about them. You are extremely lucky to have them represent your company and the owner needs to take care of them…..they made our trip! As for the boat….nothing! It was perfect in every way!! Anyway, thank you very much…it was everything we imagined it would be except for the crew….again Mayon and Elizabeth made our trip. We hope to cross paths again! OH, the food AMAZING!!! Elizabeth out did herself. She took care of every need and request and made sure we were happy. SUPER AMAZING TIME!!

Thank you again,

Brian C., South Carolina

We have all decided this was our best family vacation ever (and we’ve taken a lot).

´We have all decided this was our best family vacation ever (and we’ve taken a lot). It’s really hard to make everyone happy all at once, but Mayon and Elizabeth succeeded. They were able to plan the perfect activities and meals based on one phone call. I was afraid Fred would get stir crazy and want to leave after a few days, but he said he could have stayed for another week. It was a truly spectacular vacation.”

Our first yachting experience has been truly exceptional.

Our first yachting experience has been truly exceptional. Mayon and Elizabeth created the perfect family holiday for everyone. From the first moment we stepped onboard we knew e had chosen the right boat and crew. Mayon planned the perfect amount of activities for each member of our family - dive certification for the kids, numerous hikes, snorkeling, sailing sessions for Alex...the list goes on. And what can be said about the food? Elizabeth nailed it every single time. Everything she made, breakfast, lunch, diner, snacks, was devoured. She knew exactly what each person wanted - truly amazing,
Thank you so much for a spectacular week!
Fred, Sheila, Francesca, Alex

Mayon and Elizabeth, spending the last 6 days at sea with you both has been short of HEAVEN, pure paradise.

Mayon and Elizabeth, spending the last 6 days at sea with you both has been short of HEAVEN, pure paradise. You are two of the warmest, most talented, most hospitable, intuitive, and most thoughtful people we´ve ever met ( and we have traveled to lots of place and met lots of people ;) ) We can´t thank you enough for the EXCEPTIONAL food (i.e. if we could bathe in Elizabeth´s garlic aioli or make an air freshener out of her banana bread - we would!) - not to mention the thoughtfully created days, Hanukkah celebrations, scuba dives, snorkels, hikes, dinghy rides, and sails. We´re so lucky that our paths crossed, and we truly hope they cross again in the future! We are so grateful for all the thought you put into every detail of out experience aboard Karma, and we really feel like our vacation was ´rigger´ for success with you two at the helm. You both have such wonderful generous spirits, and we´re so lucky to have met you and the opportunity to sail with you. We know how much work and thought you out into what you do - and we can´t thank you enough for it. While we only spent a week with you we will miss Mayon´s craft cocktails and Elizabeth´s creative culinary masterpieces for a lone time to come! We hope to stay in touch and hear about all of your existing adventures ahead.

With affection and lots of gratitude,
JoAnne, Eli, Ilana, Sam and Shira

P.S. EXTRA special thank you from Shira for all the research Mayon did to make sure I got scuba certified on this trip!!

You both really made the trip as special as it could be.

Thank you for the greatest trip imaginable. I loved waking up each morning having no clue where I was and no care in my mind. The snorkeling and sights to see were definitely the most memorable parts and I am forever appreciative of Mayon and Elizabeth for making the trip better then it would have been otherwise!
Fischer

The Soggy Dollar, first day of snorkeling, learning to dive, Coco Maya, falling out of the dinghy!!!
Josh

Josh falling out of the boat on the first day then falling again to get up!

Thanks for a trip filled with the whites sand and bluest water. Definitely a week of facing fears and trying new things > snorkeling, amazing food, seeing sea turtles. Such an amazing time
Sami

This has been one of the most pleasurable trips of my life. Having such amazing meals and all our needs attended to way over exceeded me expirations. The snorkeling was so fun and thank you Mayon for helping me feel safe every step of the way. Elizabeth, A+ on the cookery skills and incredible variety of food you served. You both really made the trip as special as it could be.
xoxo Chris

We forged unforgettable family memories this week. Thank you for being a part of that.
Andy

They both made a huge effort to make the week onboard very relaxing and fun for everyone!

I told Elizabeth it was our honeymoon and they left us a bottle of sparkling wine in our cabin which was such a lovely start to the week! They created a super chilled atmosphere on the boat that made us all feel very relaxed the whole time. Elizabeth´s cooking was amazing and it was done with such great attention to detail. We felt so well looked after throughout the whole trip. Mayon was fantastic to us too, he showed us the basics of sailing, and stopped in bays that were really beautiful and peaceful. You could tell that he was passionate about sailing and was eager to share it with other people. They both made a huge effort to make the week onboard very relaxing and fun for everyone!

We left having made two new wonderful friends who we hope to see again soon!

Mayon and Elizabeth were both professional throughout our stay whilst also making our journey a fun experience. Despite it being their first trip in Croatia they still made sure they knew where the best places to visit were as well as giving some great restaurant suggestions. Elizabeth was also more than happy to make reservations for us as well as book us any taxis which made our trip even more relaxing. We had some amazing meals on the boat. Elizabeth did everything from homemade hummus to fresh meat balls with pasta. She catered for my dairy allergy with ease. There was always something for me no matter what the rest of the group were having! My personal favourites were the banana pancakes and the apple and pear strudel we had for breakfast! Mayon also made sure that we had everything we needed throughout our stay. Speaking to him about sailing and his experiences was very interesting. He also made sure we all had a chance to have a go at sailing if we wanted to. Sailing the boat was definitely a highlight of my week. Charlie and I both felt as though we could have a joke with Mayon and Elizabeth which made our stay so much more enjoyable. We feel as though we not only finished the week having seen so many new beautiful places and trying out new things but we also left having made two new wonderful friends who we hope to see again soon! So a big big thank you to them both from Charlie and I.

They really made the trip one to remember.‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬

Mayon & Elizabeth were an absolutely fantastic team. So accommodating in every way, the communication at each point and personal interactions with guests was outstanding. Their enthusiasm throughout was really admirable and overall hospitality was great - they really made the trip one to remember!

Mayon and Elizabeth made a brilliant team, relaxed and friendly and set exactly the right tone for a wonderful holiday!

Mayon and Elizabeth were perfect skipper and host for our week at sea. Mayon was a professional, careful, calm, safe skipper, always putting our safety first and looking for the best sailing experience for us. He had the sails up everyday possible and was happy to explain things to us and let us have a go at the helm or with the ropes etc. Elizabeth was a marvellous host. Her breakfasts were always different and very imaginative (apple strudel) - delicious. Lunches were well designed, not too heavy, very healthy and always seconds if you wanted more. Together Mayon and Elizabeth made a brilliant team, relaxed and friendly and set exactly the right tone for a wonderful holiday.

They are a fantastic team/couple and I would highly recommend them!

Mayon and Elizabeth were amazing they really made the trip! From the very beginning they were so friendly and made us feel so welcome. They taught us some sailing on day 1 which was hard work.They were always so attentive and had everything we needed. The food prepared by Elizabeth every day was delicious! She is such a great cook! They always kept us informed with our schedule and asked for our input on where we wanted to go and what we wanted to see. They gave great tips on where to go and what to do when we stayed in the towns overnight. Everyday was great but the best day was when we went and discovered the blue cave. WOW! It was so amazing! Mayon and Elizabeth even surprised my fiancé and I with a bottle of champagne and a lovely card to congratulate us on our recent engagement. They are a fantastic team/couple and I would highly recommend them!

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