Cruising Area of Namaste
SAT-COM / Tracphone V7 IP
KVH Satellite TV & SuperYacht IP Mobile cast
4G WI-FI access
2 VHF with DSC + 4 cordless VHF
Ray Marine G165 (+ back-up autopilot, GP33)
Radar: Ray Marine Beacon Sarsat with GPS integrated SOLAS + pocket PLBGPS + radar transponder + AIS SART
Navigation station: Ray Marine G165
Namaste is offering 3 double ensuite cabins as below :
1 MASTER CABIN with one bed: 1820 mm (beam) x 2000 mm (length) / & leather sofa / Separated heads & steamshower
1 QUEEN CABIN with bed: 1584 mm x 1952 mm CONVERTED TO TWIN CABIN with 2 beds: 792 (beam) x 1952 (length) / Separated heads & showers
1 QUEEN CABINS with beds: 1635 mm (beam) x 20
00 mm (length) / Separated heads & showers
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, DVD readers, BOSE minisoundlink,Wi-fi and blue tooth
Separate crew quarters / 2 cabins in starboard forward hull, Captains berth ensuite with pullman
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 / DVD / CD 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
Large sun awning unfold at anchor for the fly extended from Carbon Hardtop bimini
Cockpit, roof & deck cushions including 2 Fatboy cushions plus 4 sunbed cushions and 3 pear poufs
Cockpit featuring a dining table for 8, sofa and 2 sun pads
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
Nespresso coffe maker and Cusinart coffee maker
2 Ice makers: 1 flybridge & 1 salon bar
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
Mono & Bi water skis for adults & children
2 Inflatable Starboard: Zen WindSUPs
2 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i12s - 1 person kayak & 1 Inflatable Hobie: Mirage i14t - 2 person kayak
Fishing equipment: 6 small rod & reel sets
Deep sea fishing gear: 2 sets deep sea trolling gear
Snorkeling equipment for 8
Diving equipment for 6 people
Rendez-Vous diving on request
Underwater camera and video
Namaste Crew Profile
CAPTAIN: Willem J.M. NIEUWELINK
Language spoken: Dutch & English
Diploma: RYA Yachtmaster Offshore, MCA Commercially endorsed. PADI Dive Master.
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.
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: Flora WRIGHT
STCW 95 , ENG 1
Food Hygien level 2, Ashburton Advanded cookery course, Food of course 1 month course, UKSA essential marine cookery course, short courses in Thailand and India.
Flora has been working on yachts for 7 years in both the Caribbean and in the Med.
Her food is light and healthy and modern, focusing mainly on fresh salads and fish.
She most enjoys cooking Mediterranean food, especially Italian, but also has expeirence in thai, japanese and Indian.
She also has experience with vegetarian and vegan food after working in a ´veg-centric´ restaurant in oxford.
Flora is an easy going, smiley, get on with everyone kind of a girl and like being part of a friendly team.
MATE: Sean MAc RORY / British
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
Languages: English, Italian and French. Conversational Spanish.
Sean has travelled a lot firstly thanks to his studies (Sciences Po in Bordeaux, New School in Rome), then for his interests (competitive tennis in Italy and Ireland) finally through his passion for sailing
He has 16 Atlantic crossings with extensive racing and cruising throughout East/West Mediterranean and Caribbean.
He has started working as deckhand aboard famous sailing yachts among TIARA, THALIMA 94´, RIPPLE 101´.
Then as first mate aboard: BELLA PRINCIPESSA, WINDROSE OF AMSTERDAM 152´, TWILIGHT 12´ , MAGRATHEA 42 72´ or MIA CARA 127´
Sean has also studied violin, drums and percussion performing in numerous groups ad likes photography.
Namaste CalendarAvailableBookedHold (can be challenged)Unavailable
Namaste Reservations & Port Locations
|Start Date||End Date||Details (Holds can be challenged)|
|Apr 24, 2019||May 31, 2019||Unavailable: Caribbean - Leeward to Palma, Spain*|
|Jun 01, 2019||Jun 15, 2019||Unavailable: Palma, Spain* to Palma, Spain*|
|Jun 22, 2019||Jul 06, 2019||Booked: Trogir, Croatia* to Kotor / TBC|
|Jul 07, 2019||Jul 14, 2019||Booked: Trogir, Croatia* to Tivat, Montenegro|
|Jul 20, 2019||Jul 27, 2019||Booked: Split, Croatia to Dubrovnik, Croatia|
|Aug 17, 2019||Aug 31, 2019||Booked: Venice, Italy* to Split, Croatia|
|Oct 01, 2019||Nov 30, 2019||Transit: Mediterranean Coastline* to Caribbean - Port TBD|
|Dec 05, 2019||Dec 10, 2019||Boat Show: Boat Show, Antigua* to Boat Show, Antigua*|
|Feb 25, 2020||Apr 14, 2020||Hold: TBA to TBA|
|Apr 15, 2020||Jun 01, 2020||Transit: Caribbean - Port TBD to Tahiti|
Namaste Rates / weekLow price: $56,000
High price: $62,500
The high and low prices of this yacht depend on both the number of guests and the traveling season. Inquire for more information.
Yacht terms: All Inclusive
The prices shown are for the entire yacht for a week-long (7 nights) charter. 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 Namaste.
Namaste Guest Reviews
Charter February 2-9, 2019 in the Virgin Islands / American group of 8
To the crew of NAMASTE a beautiful ship and a great group.Willo ´captain´ for always answering my questions and for his knowledge.
Sean for always having a smile and helping hand and also answering my questions.
Flora for her smile an each every wonderful meal!
To all: an experience of a lifetime in the BVI´s onboard the NAMASTE. Our every wish come true due to the crew of Willo, Sean and Flora. We tank you for your patience with there two inexperienced explorers.We are leaving with such wonderful memories of delicious foo (thank you Flora) and disco dancing. Much appreciated.
M & P
Willo, Sean and Flora,
We are so grateful for the spectacular experience you gave us aboard this week. It was an honor to share the journey with you on this first voyage in her latest incarnation. Thank you for the incredible locations you found for us to explore, the thought fulness you put into disgining each of our days, and your impecable attention to all our needs.
We really enjoyed getting to know each of you and seing you in your element. as masterful sailors, gracious hosts, knowledgeable guides and - Flora - one impressively talented accommodating chef!
You gave us the perfect blend of relaxation and diversion, deploying every bell and whistle from Namaste´s hidden compartments to keep us entertained. We loved the sabobs, snorkeling, tubing, waterskiing, paddleboardingand many lazy hours on the trampolines, soaking up sun.
Thnak you for your infinite patience and for being so flexible and attentive, so every member of our group felt considered.
We wish you the best in your voyages to come and hope our paths cross again.
We couldn´t have asked for a finer crew or vessel.
Yours E, B, F, W.
To my NAMASTE crew,
Thank you from the bottom of my heart for making me feel special each and lovely day. This is a week that will forever be in my memories! Captain Willo you are a patient leader, Sean you are a gracious host, and Flora the perfect chef.
You are welcome anytime in California. Fair winds!
P & B