Cruising Area of Plan A
Plan A Description
PLAN A is a fantastic example of the popular 130´ luxury charter yachts built by Westport. She offers accommodations for 10 in five luxurious staterooms as well as a stylish, spacious and comfortable interior, complimented by exterior areas that provide panoramic views from the sun deck bar. You can relax on the Portuguese deck, which leads down to a magnificent seating area on her bow. Equipped with cutting-edge electronics and communications, including V-Sat, Wi-Fi, zero speed stabilizers and many additional upgrades, she´s a perfect choice for charters in the stunning waters of Bahamas and Cuba. PLAN A not only offers a comfortable platform to soak up the sun, entertain or simply be pampered, but also provides a wide variety of water sports and toys for entertaining guests while underway. Book her today and experience a luxury vacation on the water only she can deliver.
Cell Phone VHF
Single Side band
1 Master Stateroom en suite with King bed (on Main Deck)
Below Main deck:
2 X Guest Staterooms en suite with King Beds
1 Guest Stateroom en suite with Queen bed
1 Guest Stateroom en suite with Twin beds (one of which can be folded away like a pullman to make space for exercise equipment or cot)
35´ Scout Center Console Tender
2 x Waverunners
2 x (2) Man Kayaks
Adult Water Skis, Kneeboard, Wakeboard
2 x Towing Tubes
Snorkel Gear - Adults & Kids
6 x Fishing Rods, Deep Sea Fishing
Swim Platform & Boarding Ladder
Missing a toy? Just ask and we will make sure it is on board for your charter.
Rendezvous / Charterers Responsible for their own Diving Liability
Plan A Crew Profile
Captain - JD Ducanes
JD obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Biology from Florida Atlantic University. While attending FAU he became a dive instructor and went on to become a licensed United States Coast Guard Captain on a dive charter vessel out of Boca Raton. His natural progression into yachts began in the Caribbean in the early 1990’s. In 1993, he became the project manager and Captain for a 105ft motor yacht built at Broward Marine in Ft Lauderdale, FL and remained Captain over the following four years. JD has been a project manager on four new yacht build projects and continues to manage vessels for clients. He has traveled extensively covering the Caribbean, Bahamas, East and West Coast of the US, Central America, British Columbia, Alaska and the Mediterranean. He is always excited to share his passion for the sea and warmly welcomes you aboard “Plan A”.
Chief Stewardess – Nikola Cowie
With roots that stretch from Cape Town, South Africa to Sunny San Diego, California, Nikola has grown up amidst two vibrant cultures. An early love and fascination of people, diversity and travel prompted her to study a BA degree, majoring in Psychology and Sociology. Surrounded by the beautiful and internationally renowned vineyards of Stellenbosch University, Nikola developed a passion for food, wine and the hospitality industry. An avid streak for adventure saw her set sail for the seas where she found her course in yachting. Here, she tackles obstacles with little fear and eagerly embraces every experience as one in which to strengthen and grow. Nikola loves to keep fit and endure everything that life has to offer. Her ultimate goal is to deliver the highest quality of service and to ensure that your stay on board is not only excellent but unforgettable.
Chef – Nicholas Hedemann – Freelance
Nicholas is well versed in global flavors acquired from extensive travel throughout over 30 countries. With 25 years of professional cooking, Nick has run the gamut of positions within the industry, as a hotel chef, executive chef for various restaurants, yacht chef and catering company owner. He has working privately as a freelance private chef throughout the entirety of his career. He began as a specialist in health supportive cuisine working directly with clients to best accommodate their dietary specific needs. He is well-versed in most all popular diets from macrobiotic, herbal enhanced cuisine, vegan, keto, Paleo, gluten-free, celiac etc. as a caterer in wine country of California Nicholas has worked in hundreds of wineries spearheading farm to table events, large weddings, wine pairing dinners and otherwise general events throughout the nation on yachts or abroad. Nicholas enjoys a diverse spectrum of clientele, including celebrities, prominent families, wineries, and health practitioners.
2nd Stewardess – Amber Petroelje
Amber was born and raised on a farm in Holland Michigan where she developed a love for nature and an incredible work ethic. At the age of eighteen she moved to Hawaii to be a nanny and although she only planned on living there for a year, the island life sucked her in and she ended up staying for almost a decade. The ocean became a huge passion of hers and she spent many years working for a nonprofit organization where she was heavily involved in the education department, as well as with the research and conservation of humpback whales, sea turtles, dolphins and the Hawaiian marine life in general. During her time in Hawaii she attained a bachelor’s degree in education and in her spare time she could often be found scuba diving, hiking, camping, or participating in a local triathlon. Over the years Amber has jumped at every opportunity to travel or move to new destinations, some of which include, New Zealand, Uganda, Alaska, Iceland, Europe and South East Asia. Throughout these adventures Amber spent time working at a winery where she was thrilled to gain knowledge and experience in the world of wine. She also spent time working as a barista where she was able to learn the skill of latte art and gain a knowledge of coffee that matched her enthusiasm for it. Yachting has provided her the opportunity to combine her love of high-end hospitality with the adventurous and traveling nature that the industry provides.
First Officer - Luke Redman
Luke grew up on the east coast of South Africa in Durban. He always had an affinity with water sports and in particular surfing. He entered the yachting industry at the age of twenty and found himself eager to learn and advance. Luke has worked on yachts ranging from 42 meters to over 100 meters. During this time, he was in charge of the water-sports programs. His travels have taken him along the east coast of the United States, through the Bahamas and over to the Mediterranean. He has thoroughly enjoyed the experiences that the yachting lifestyle has provided him over the past five years and looks forward to making your time on board as memorable.
Engineer – More info coming soon.
Deckhand – Johannes Schutte
Johannes grew up on the southern coast of South Africa, where he was introduced at a young age to a variety of water sports including spearfishing, free diving, and surfing. With his love of the ocean, he became a surf instructor. He began his career in yachting several years ago on a sailboat. He has crossed the Atlantic and sailed up the east coast of the United States to Canada. Along his route he was able to gain valuable charter experience.
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Plan A Reservations & Port Locations
|Start Date||End Date||Details (Holds can be challenged)|
|Aug 06, 2019||Aug 11, 2019||Booked: Nassau, Bahamas* to Nassau, Bahamas*|
Plan A Rates / weekThe prices shown are for the entire yacht for a week-long (7 nights) charter.
Low price: $100,000(normal rate)
High price: $105,000(normal rate)
The high and low prices of this yacht depend on both the number of guests and the traveling season. Send us an inquiry for exact pricing.
Plan A Special Offer!
Offer: Plan A is offering a weekly rate of $95,000 ++ on all week charters booked prior to August 31st, 2019. Heading to New England for the Summer.
Old price: $100,000 - $105,000 / week
New price: $95,000 / week
Minimum nights: 7
Book before: Aug/31/2019
Yacht terms: Plus Expenses
The price includes a professional crew operating your chartered yacht, but all running expenses such as fuel, tax, provisions and any other costs are extra. Calculate between 15-25% for a sailing yacht and 25-35% for a motor yacht on top of the given rate with an APA cash payment made to the ships agent or captain, who will keep an open tap and produce full accounts of all expenditures. Inquire for more information.
Send us an inquiry to get specific pricing for Plan A.