Escapade Motor Yacht

Year Launched: 1999   Naval Architect: Sean Booth   Builder: Northport Engineering & Burch and Mason LOA: 22.87 LWL: 20.37 Beam: 5.97 Draft: 1.9m Displacement: 90 tonne Engine: Caterpillar 3406E 450hp Top Speed: 12 knots Cruise Speed: 10 knots Construction

Escapade is available for charters in New Zealand during the summer months of November through to April every year. Then she relocates to the South Pacific islands for the tropical winter months of May to October each year.

 

Destinations include Tonga, Fiji, and New Caledonia.We can package Escapade for you, including airfares, the private boat charter, and pre/post charter hotel accommodation. We offer low wholesale airfares with flights from Australia to Tonga, Fiji, New Caledonia, and New Zealand. We also offer flights from the US to any of Escapade's destinations.

 

 

Year Launched: 1999   Naval Architect: Sean Booth   Builder: Northport Engineering & Burch and Mason LOA: 22.87 LWL: 20.37 Beam: 5.97 Draft: 1.9m Displacement: 90 tonne Engine: Caterpillar 3406E 450hp Top Speed: 12 knots Cruise Speed: 10 knots Construction Material: Steel Hull ­ Composite Superstructure Fuel Capacity: 14,000 litres Water Capacity: 3,000 litres Generators: Northern Lights   Watermaker: Sea Recovery   Stabilisers: Naiad Air Conditioning: Cruisair Liferaft: 2 x 6 man Range: 4000 nautical miles Class: Bureau Veritas   Electronics:   Autopilot Comnav GPS JRC Depth Sounder JRC Radar JRC Weatherfax P.C. Computer Software Maxsea   Communications: Direct dial satellite telephone, cell phone, facsimile, Email, VHF, and SSB radios   LEISURE: 3.8m tender (40 hp), 2.8m tender (5hp), 4 kayaks, 2 windsurfers, dive/snorkelling equipment, dive compressor, fishing tackle, television, video, stereo, electronic piano, waterskis and kneeboard.     There are four sea kayaks for coastal adventures and exploration, two windsurfers, diving and snorkelling equipment, a dive compressor, water skis and plenty of fishing tackle. If guests want to have a go at scuba diving, the crew can make all the necessary arrangements for a dive master to come on board.   Between islands you can reel out a couple of lines on game rods and catch wahoo or mahi mahi, two large Pacific game fish- great for eating! Other gifts from the sea include coral trout caught from a small lure, lobster and, in Fiji, the delicious mud crab. At the end of a long, hot day there's nothing better than cooking your catch on the barbecue.   You can take the tender to shore along with a picnic, take a walk on many of the islands that dot the Pacific and enjoy some of the best sleep you will have had for years.   The staterooms provide a high level of comfort beyond air-conditioning and stabilisers. They feature a large master stateroom and a further two guest staterooms all with beautifully detailed ensuite facilities. A further forward triple-berth cabin is available should additional accommodation be required. Escapade is perfectly suited to three couples travelling together, or a family group of two adults and three children.   Meals on board are generous and wholesome with an emphasis on fresh local ingredients and flavours. Escapade has plenty of modern entertainment amenities ­ television, stereo, electronic piano and video.   The crew are friendly, extremely experienced and capable. Trained to provide a high level of hands-on service you will find them only too willing to help ensure your Escapade charter is a wonderful experience.

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