Based at Nanny Cay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
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Nanny Cay, Tortola British Virgin Islands
+1 (284) 441-7739

The Seahorse Yacht Charters Fleet is a hand-picked and extensive collection sporting of only the finest, most trustworthy BVI charter yachts, such as LagoonJeanneau, or Bavaria. These are brands and manufacturers that have come to prove themselves time and time again to be reliable and robust sea goers, capable of supplying relaxation, luxury, and adventure as you demand it. We believe the Yacht is one of the most central aspects of any charter experience, acting as a base of action, a source of fun and importantly, your home for the trip. We can help you find not only a great yacht but one that suits you and your needs specifically.

Check out the Seahorse Yacht Charters Fleet of BVI charter yachts today and see what we currently have available. No matter you’re after a power yacht, monohull, catamaran or something more specific, you’ll be sure to find something fitting in our line up. There’s something for everyone here at Seahorse, it doesn’t matter if you’ve never sent a day off land or if you’re a grizzled sailing veteran, we can help find the yacht that’s right for you. Our yachts are also perfect for couples or families, offering a prime opportunity to craft memorable and meaningful experiences you’ll cherish for years to come.

If you have any questions regarding any BVI charter yachts that aren’t answered here, please feel free to contact Seahorse Yacht Charters directly, and we’ll be happy to help you out with any possible inquiries you may have. Our team is made up of experienced sailors and charter veterans, with Liz & her husband having spent over 30 years sailing and adventuring in the BVI. Seahorse Yacht Charter members have spent lives crafting stunning sailing memories and now want to bring those joys to you too. Sailing is an experience everyone should have at least once and it’s never been easier than with the help of Seahorse Yacht Charters.

BVI Charter Yachts
BELUGA Yacht Charters
Seahorse Yacht Charters
P.O. 4278, Road Town, Tortola, n/a, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
284-441-7739
BELUGA
BELUGA
34.70 Metres
Power
# Pax
Length
Beam
Draft
Built
Make
10
34.70 Metres
7.90 Metres
2.40 Metres
2006
Moonen
Refit
2011 
# Cabins
Cabin Configuration
Showers
Tubs
5
3 Double(s), 2 Twin(s)
0
0
Wash Basins
Heads
Elec. Heads
TP in Heads
Helipad
Jacuzzi A/C
0
0
0
No
Yes Full
Pref. Pick-up
Other Pick-up
Turn-around
C. Permit License
Papua New Guinea
Port Douglas, Australia
Not Included Not Included
Engines/Generators
Range
Fuel Consumption
Cruising Speed
Max Speed
3,600 - 4,50
140 Litres/Hr
10
11.5
Accommodations MAIN DECK
Forward on the main deck is the master suite with private office. The suite spreads full beam to ensure privacy. There is plentiful wardrobe space and a large bathroom with bathtub, double shower and underfloor heating.

LOWER DECK
2 x Double cabins. Consisting of a double bed (A mid-bed divider can separate into two singles), private ensuite and plentiful storage space.
2 x Twin cabins. Consisting of twin single beds and a pullman, private ensuite and plentiful storage space.
Pullmans can sleep adults.

Maximum 10 guests sleeping on board.

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Molton Brown products on board.
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CREW ACCOMMODATION
6 berths for 6 Crew.
A 7th Crew member is now part of the complement for long-term charters, accommodated on the chaseboat.

MINKE (Chaseboat)
Maximum 2 crew members (Skipper + Deckhand) at all times.

ZULU / LEVANTE (other Chaseboat options)
Can be arranged on a case-by-case basis - please enquire !
These are great when guests require a Dive Master for example.
Locations
Summer Ports
Winter Ports
Papua New Guinea Port Douglas, Australia
Summer Operations Winter Operations
Australia, South Pacific Australia, South Pacific
Location Details MCA Compliance
Location details: Based in Port Douglas, North Queensland, Australia.
The perfect getaway to the Great Barrier Reef.
55minutes drive from Cairns International Airport (via a stunning Heritage-listed road).
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2020
• February > April = Papua New Guinea (one-way relocation fees. Negotiable.)
• May onwards (flexible) = the Great Barrier Reef, East Coast Australia, or Papua New Guinea depending on interest.

BELUGA is always available to relocate to Papua New Guinea or the Solomon Islands. The Owners are passionate about all regions, whether it be for fishing, diving, or amazing cultural experiences.
Please enquire and put forward all interest!
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2021
• March: America's Cup, New Zealand. All charters considered.
2-week charters preferred.
One-way relocation fees (2,400nm, approx AUD $58,000).
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Watch the amazing (BF) video of BELUGA on the Great Barrier Reef: https://youtu.be/Z3LVZGocRT0
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Relocation fees may apply depending on locations
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PLEASE BRING ALL ENQUIRIES:
September to November is mother-shipping season - but Owner will consider week charters as priority around dates already booked.
Winter 2019/2020 High Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Winter 2019/2020 Low Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Summer 2020 High Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Summer 2020 Low Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Winter 2020/2021 High Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Winter 2020/2021 Low Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Summer 2021 High Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Summer 2021 Low Rate: 88,000 USD per week (Terms: MYBA)
Rate Details:
USD 88,000 per week year-round (MYBA terms)

Short-term charters are considered: USD $18,000 (24hours) or USD $36,000 (48hours), MYBA terms.
Over Christmas and NYE, no minimum duration.

Fully weekly charter rates include full use of a custom-built 40ft chaseboat (MINKE).
Note: this drops the cruising speed to 7.5 knots if BELUGA needs to tow MINKE.
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RELOCATION FEES
** Whitsundays **
• 4 - 6 nights > One-way relocation fees from Port Douglas (Homeport) To Hamilton Island (approx. AUD $9,500).
• 7 nights + > No relocation fees

** Port Douglas, Great Barrier Reef **
• 1 - 4 nights > Return relocation fees from Port Douglas to Lizard Island (approx. AUD $5,000).
• 4 nights + > no relocation fees.

DISTANCES
• Port Douglas (homeport) to Hamilton Island (Whitsundays) = approx. 320nm
• Port Douglas (homeport) to Cairns = approx. 35nm
• Port Douglas (homeport) to Lizard Island = approx. 120nm
• Cairns to Alotau (PNG) = 530nm
• Cairns to Nadi (Fiji) = 1,800nm

Note: when towing her chaseboat, MINKE, BELUGA's speed drops down to 7.5knots.
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Watch the amazing video of BELUGA on the Great Barrier Reef: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3LVZGocRT0
Watch the interview of Captain Bob and their adventures: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHNQ8tDhFDE
Tax Status:
+ applicable local tax:

• Australia: 10%
• Papua New Guinea: 10%
• Solomon Islands: no tax
Special Conditions:
1. The use of personal watercraft is at the operator’s sole risk and is only permitted subject to the operator having the applicable license, if required, and meeting local regulations. Any liability arising from non-compliance regarding the use of personal watercraft is entirely at the operator’s risk.
2. The charter fee includes full use of BELUGA’s chaseboat [MINKE, custom-built 40ft Assegai], and her dedicated Crew (skipper).
3. A crew gratuity is customary but is given at the Charterer’s discretion.
4. Night sailing only permitted with prior approval and planning from the Captain.

5. Satellite VoIP Voice, via a handset on the Bridge is charged on per minute consumption. Costs are approximately US $1/minute.
6. Satellite Broadband via onboard WiFi is supplied at a minimum of (256/128 : 64/32) on an unlimited download basis free of charge. For charters of 7-nights or more, the service is complimentarily upgraded to (1024/512 : 256/128). Faster speed on request (additional charges apply, 1 month minimum notice).

7. When chartering in the South Pacific (Fiji, Solomons, Papua New Guinea), the APA funds will be requested to reach the Stakeholder’s account 8 weeks prior to boarding in order to allow for logistical planning in remote locations.

8. (where applicable) In this Agreement VAT is the equivalent of 10% Australian GST and means Goods and Services Tax levied by the Australian Tax Office.
9. Charters between December and February in Australia, require the use of a cyclone addendum.
Contracts:
MYBA 2017 e-contracts.
N/A
Amenities
Salon Tv
Yes
Salon Stereo
Yes
Sat Tv
Yes
iPod/Device Hookups
Yes
Sun Awning 0 Hammock Windscoops Deck Shower 0 Bimini 0
Special Diets Inq Kosher Inq BBQ 0 # Dine In    
Nude
Inq
Hairdryers
Yes
# Port Hatches
Crew Smokes Inq
Guests Smokes
Pets Aboard
No
Pet Type
Guest Pets
0
Children Ok
Yes
Minimum Age
Gym/Exercise
Yes
Elevators
No
Wheel Chair Access
No
Generator
Inverter
Voltages Water Maker
Water Cap.
Ice Maker
0
Stabilizers
AU
Sailing Instructions
Internet Access
Onboard WIFI
Green Initiatives
Make purified drinking water? Yes Re-usable water bottles Yes
Other Green Initiatives ZIP system on board for sparkling and still water !
Water Sports
Dinghy size Dinghy hp Dinghy # pax Water Skis Adult 1 Water Skis Kids 0
Jet Skis
No
Wave Runners
No
Kneeboard
0
Windsurfer
0
Snorkel Gear
Yes
Tube
0
Scurfer
0
Wake Board
Yes
Kayaks 1 Pax
0
Kayaks (2 Pax)
0
Floating Mats 0 Swim Platform Boarding Ladder (Loc/Type) Sailing Dinghy Beach Games Yes
SU Paddle Boards
2
Fishing Gear
Yes
Gear Type
Rods
Deep Sea Fish
Yes
U/Water Camera Yes U/Water Video 0 Fishing Permit Sea Bobs Yes Sea Scooters No
Kite Boarding - Kite Boading Details It is possible for the yacht to carry kiteboarding gear on board.
Onboard
Resort Course
Full Course
License
-
Air Compressor
Onboard
Tanks
0
BCs
8
Regulators
10
Wet Suits
10
Weight Sets 6 # of Divers 0 Dives/wk Night Dives 0 Dive Lights 0
Diving Info
Diving Costs
 
Other Toys BELUGA operates with her own 40ft Assegai-built chaseboat fully equipped for all types of fishing, scuba, snorkelling which is included in the standard charter fee (MV MINKE) *Subject to full weekly charter fee or as otherwise agreed
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2 x Tenders 4.3m Swift Mirage RIB 60hp
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2 x brand new F5 Seabobs (4 power levels)

Scuba equipment including 14 x shorties wetsuits (adults and children), 14 x masks and snorkels, 12 x pairs of fins
Stinger suits with boots and hoods (full cover)

DIVING
The Owner's wife is a very avid diver (up to 4 dives a day)
Diving gear including dive compressor with unlimited tank fills (additional equipment can be hired)
12 x BCDs (buoyancy control device)
16 x Bottles
10 x Octopus Rigs
* Diving Certifications can be delivered during the charter, at no additional cost. 10yo minimum age.*

All fishing gear

1x Waterskis, 1x wakeboard, donut, banana
2 x inflattable SUP
Jacuzzi (6 pax)

Gopro and drone
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1 x Chaseboat included in full weekly charter, with her dedicated crew (Captain and Deckhand). Fuel comes out of the APA.

Delivered in October 2017, the brand new chaseboat is a 40ft Assegai, custom built express-style sports cruiser. MINKE is exclusively dedicated to BELUGA.
She boasts a Seakeeper stabilization gyro which limits sea sickness and wave motion!
She also employs the Twindisc express joystick system which smoothly and simultaneously actuates and controls engines, transmissions, propellers and thrusters, which can hold the vessel in any fixed position, crab the boat diagonally or straight sideways and rotate it 360° on its axis.
Divers’ platform with built in stern thruster, removable diver’s ladder with teak treads and duckboard with laid teak on top of platform.
The new MINKE accommodates 1 skipper and 1 Dive Master/Deckhand.
Sleeping Configuration: 3 berths within the saloon area (inside with A/C ) plus two further berths in the open bridge area (if required, under cover with clears).
MINKE can be towed behind BELUGA.

Optionally offered alongside BELUGA, ZULU is a 54ft Assegai, custom built game fishing vessel launched late 2014.
ZULU is the most technologically advanced game boat to hit the waters of Australia thus far.
Fishing configuration: She boasts a Seakeeper gyro, Furuno omni-directional sonar, three wetfaced keel mounted transducers connected to the new Furuno chirp sounder system as well a Furuno 1150 sounder with a widebeam transducer. Zulu also features the Twindisc Express Joystick system which smoothly and simultaneously actuates and controls engines, transmissions, propellers and thrusters, which can hold the vessel in any fixed position, crab the boat diagonally or straight sideways and rotate it 360° on its axis.
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Dive instructor required for diving charters: approx. $350 AUD per day. Accommodated in a guest cabin OR on the chaseboat.
Watch the amazing video of BELUGA on the Great Barrier Reef: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3LVZGocRT0
Other AmenitiesFoxtel satellite TV service (main areas and Master Cabin).
TV and DVD players in Lower Deck Cabins.

Flatscreen TVs throughout
SONOS Entertainment system with movie selection and music: Main Salon, Bridge Deck and Sundeck
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Guests areas and seating (nowhere seating for 12 around one table):

• MAIN DECK: Spacious aft deck for dining/ cocktails; main salon leads off the aft deck; powder room on the main deck foyer; Forward on the main deck is the master’s suite with private office. The suite spreads full beam to ensure privacy. There is plentiful wardrobe space and a large bathroom with bathtub, double shower and underfloor heating.
8 guests formal dining.

• LOWER DECK: Four guest staterooms, 2 double and 2 twins each with pullman. All cabins have plentiful storage space and bathrooms with underfloor heating.

• BRIDGE DECK: The sky lounge connects through a sliding glass door to the glass-enclosed upperdeck with overhead heaters. The wheelhouse includes a settee for viewing the great outdoors.
Seating aft: 10 guests maximum (a little tight)
Sunloungers - 1 double lounge on the bridge aft deck (moveable)

• SUNDECK: Jacuzzi, wet bar, exercise equipment, dining table, sun lounging pads
Double bed on Starboard and Port side (fixed, part of the superstructure)
Seating: 8 guests comfortably

• MONKEY ISLAND or “grand crow’s nest”: Ideal place for whale watching, reef spotting, or enjoying a champagne sunset.
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Swimming Platform is accessed via the main deck (starboard side of the dining table), through to the garage then down.
Guests can also have access to the water via a side ladder, with flexible height, small standing platform for two.


Gym equipment:
* Yoga mats
* Bench press chair with dumbbells
CommunicationsBroadband VSAT internet in any location (unlimited data and supports Skype voice calls), up-gradable to higher speeds on request (see below). VSAT is used 99% of the time around the islands. Satellite Broadband via onboard WiFi is supplied at a minimum of (256/128 : 64/32) on an unlimited download basis free of charge. For charters of 7-nights or more, the service is complimentarily upgraded to (1024/512 : 256/128). Faster speed on request (additional charges apply, 1 month minimum notice). To upgrade to (2048/1024: 512/256) is approx US$ 4,470 per month (deducted from APA). Global KU plan. The service can only be activated for the month, not pro-rata. NOTE: The first two numbers 256/128 are referred to as the MIR (Maximum Information Rate) in kbits/sec, with 256 being the download speed and 128 the upload speed. This is the speed that the service will work at. The second set of numbers (64/32) are the CIR (Committed Information Rate) which is the minimum guaranteed speed (download and upload respectively). _______________ EU plugs - all adaptors provided.

Seahorse Yacht Charters
Phone: +1 (284) 441-7739
British Virgin Islands
Nanny Cay, Tortola