IMAGINATION

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IMAGINATION
Length: 46 Max. Guests: 6 Cabins: 3 Per Week: $7,500 - $12,750
  • Overview
  • Boat Specs
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  • Crew Profile
  • Amenities

Accommodations

IMAGINATION can accommodate 6 guests in 3 cabins.
The forward port cabin is a queen and both aft cabins have full-size berths.
The incredibly spacious saloon includes a bar area that separates the galley.
Each guest cabins has a private ensuite head and shower.
Bimini and awning over deck/trampoline area forward for shade.
The crew quarters and facilities are completely separate.

Price Details

<b><span style="color:#9900CC;">GENERAL RATES NOTE: All rates are for 7 nights, 8 days.

<B><BIG>FULL-BOARD:<b/></BIG>
The above inclusive rates include, beverages, 3 hearty meals per day including a 3 course dinner, fruit, ships bar, unlimited bar snacks (potato chips, peanuts, pretzels, mixed dried fruit, etc...), beach towels, customs & immigration fees, and marine park fees. Full-board rate (7 nights or more) also includes locally provided evening BBQ (lobster when in season, fish, conch or chicken) on the beach in Tobago Cays. <B> These rates require 1 dinner ashore at client expense.</B></span>

Mooring Fees not included in any charter rate.

<B>2 TO 4 NIGHT RATES:<b/>
2 persons $1,650 per night
3 persons $1,750 per night
4 persons $1,850 per night
5 persons $1,950 per night
6 persons $2,050 per night
5 nights are standard rates pro-rated plus 10%

<B>CHARTERS OF 8 NIGHTS OR MORE: For charters of 8-12 days, 2 dinners are required to be taken ashore (at the client's expense) and for 13 - 14 days, 2 dinners and 1 lunch is to be taken ashore(at client expense).
For charters of 10 days or more, a 10% discount will be given if an additional 1 lunch and 1 dinner are taken ashore (at client expense). This may not be combined with a T/A booking. </B>

<b><span style="color:#9900CC;">Due to the minimal variety, large distances between quality shops and stock of the local supermarkets in the Southern Windward islands, we are unable to cater for vegans on a full board basis, but can on a half board rate.</span></b>

<b>HALF-BOARD RATES:<b/>
<I>Excludes 3 dinners and 3 lunches ashore for 7 nights at client expense. Conservative bar and limited snacks included. </I>
[email protected]$8,500 [email protected]$9,250 [email protected]$10,000 [email protected]$10,500 [email protected]$11,000

<b>CHRISTMAS NEW YEARS 2019/20</b>
Christmas: Captain only 14th December to 28th December Plus 15%
New Years : Plus 15% on Fully Crewed, 7 night minimum, 1 meal ashore at client expense.

Christmas charters to start from Grenada, St Vincent / Bequia and return to St Vincent / Bequia
New Year's charter to start from St Vincent / Bequia but can be one way to any St Vincent or Grenada Port. December 29 or later.

<B>RELOCATION FEES: Please add the following</B>
SVG - no charge
Grenada - no charge
St. Lucia - $1000
Fort De France, Martinique - $1200
The rest of Martinique - $1400
Dominica - $1500
Guadeloupe - $1800
Antigua - $2000
St. Marteen - $2000
Tobago - $2,000

<B><BIG>* * * S P E C I A L S * * * </b></big>
For Summer 2019 Optional discount: Choose to eat an additional 2 dinners and 1 more lunch ashore at guest's expense and save 10% off the total rate.
Special above do not include Beach BBQ dinner.

Locations

Winter Operations Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Summer Operations Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
Layout

Specifications - aa

Type Cat Other Pick-up STL, STG, MTI, BVI
Deck Shower Yes Year Built 2001
Length 46 Turn-around 48 hrs
Tube Yes Cabins 3
Guests 6 King
A/C None Queen 1
Beam 23 Double 2
Pref. Pick-up St Vincent Single
Draft 4.5 Twin
Cruising Speed 6 Pullman
Helipad No Showers 3
Max Speed 9 Heads 3
Pref. Pick-up St Vincent Eletric Heads
Draft 4.5 Jacuzzi No

Additional Specs

Resort Course $100 per person Full Course See below.
License Instructor Air Compressor Not Onboard
Tanks 10 BCs 4
Wet Suits Weight Sets 4
# of Dives # of Divers
Night Dives Dive Lights
Dive Info Licenses held by crew members:
PADI MSDT Scuba Instructor � Shawn
PADI Advanced Open Water � Ally
Dive Costs US$60 per dive per person,including equipment. (No discount for bringing own gear)
If there are more divers than the boat has equipment and all guests wish to dive at the same time, then locally rented equipment is available to rent at client expense which is approx. US$30 per diver per day PLUS $30 per dive per person to the boat. (Total cost for certified divers still $60 pp/pd)

Resort course $100 per person
Referrals US$350 per person
Advanced Open Water US$350 per person
Above rates includes all equipment and registration.
Both the above items require a more dive oriented itinerary and are only available in the Grenadines.

Regulators 4 Scuba On Board Onboard
Communication
Other Toys Stand-up paddle board (1)
Noodles
Beach games
Board games
Floating bar
Bimini and awning over part of the deck/trampoline area forward.
Other Entertainment Board games
2 person hammock
Inverter and transformer to convert to 110v power.

More Pictures

Crew Size: 2
Captain Name: Shawn Dear
Captain Nation: British

Crew Profile

Captain Name: Captain Shawn Dear:

If the third times the charm, Shawn Dear has found his true calling as a charter captain.

Career number one, spanning 16 years, put his Honors Degree in Electronics Systems to good use. Now, maintaining IMAGINATIONs communications and navigation equipment keeps Shawns electronics skills up-to-date, while career number two as a UK policeman sharpened his people skills to deal with all situations that arise sailing the seas.

Captain Dears main areas of knowledge are St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and the BVIs. His sailing experience includes crewing on private monohull yachts and skippering a variety of multihulls for Tradewinds Cruise Club out of Bequia, St. Martin and the BVIs. For 18 months he was the First Mate on the Tall Ship Royal Albatross based in Malaysia and Singapore. He has sailed the coast of Southern Africa from NW of Capetown, past the Cape of Good Hope and up to Durban and back - and done an Atlantic crossing from Antigua to Bermuda and on to the Azores.

Shawn is interests include squash, martial arts, fishing, windsurfing, hiking and diving. He enjoys having kids on board who like being on the water and can swim. Describing himself as a very patient PADI MSDT Scuba Instructor, Shawn is fully comfortable taking children as young as 10 years of age diving. In his role of Activities Director he has stocked plenty of fishing gear on board, plus an inflatable kayak, windsurfer, noodles, lots of beach games and scuba gear in an assortment of sizes. There are board games for the rare rainy day and as children first come aboard, they are given a notebook for drawing, painting and writing about their sailing adventures.

Captain Dear does his best to give IMAGINATIONS guests of every age the holiday of a lifetime whether that will be an activity-filled cruise or lazy days to relax, chill out and recharge.


Chef Ally Cochrane

Ally started handling boats as a youngster messing about on sailing dinghies in the estuaries of England. Fast forward a few decades to find her island hopping in the West Indies, confidently handling all the duties of First Mate and Chef aboard IMAGINATION. To ensure her guests enjoy the best provisions and the highest quality local ingredients, Ally prepared, tweaked and re-tweaked dozens of recipes, creating menus to suit a variety of palates and dietary preferences. Her dishes are inspired by the cuisines of the southern United States, Italy and France - with "the occasional Caribbean twist."

With Shawn, Ally has logged thousands of miles on IMAGINATION sailing from St. Lucia to Grenada learning all the best spots to take charter guests. They both love hiking in the rugged beauty of the Windward Islands and discovering the wonders of the Caribbean underwater world. Ally, a PADI Qualified Open Water Diver, is continuing her SCUBA training with the aim of becoming a Divemaster.

Before persuing her career at sea, Ally was a Registered General Nurse at Poole Hospital Trust in England for 23 years.




Amenities

Salon Stereo Yes Salon TV/VCR Yes
Nude Yes Books Lots
Pets Aboard No Pet Type
Guest Pets No Camcorder No
# Dine In Yes Water Maker Yes
Water Cap. 230g Ice Maker No
# of DVDs/Movies 200+ # of CD's 500+
Board Games Yes Sun Awning Yes
Bimini Yes Special Diets Yes
Kosher No BBQ Yes
Gay Charters Yes Hairdryers No
# Port Hatches 21 Guests Smokes stern steps only
Crew Smokes No Children Ok Yes
Minimum Age None Generator No
Inverter 50w Voltages 220v
Hammock Yes Windscoops No

Water Sports

Dinghy Size 13' RIB Kayaks 1 PAX 1
Dinghy hp 30Hp Floating Mats Yes
Dinghy # pax 8 Swim Platform Yes
Water Skis Adult Yes Boarding Ladder (Loc/Type) Walk down stern
Water Skis Kids No Sailing Dinghy No
Jet Skis No Beach Games Yes
Wave Runners No Fishing Gear Yes
Kneeboard No Gear Type Both
Windsurfer No Rods
Snorkel Gear Yes U/Water Camera Yes
Scurfer No U/Water Video No
Wake Board No