NO SHORTCUTS Yacht Charter Price
|# of charter days
|APA (deposit for provisioning, fuel, docking fees, etc)
|14 day charter
|140,000$ to 160,000$
|28,000$ to 48,000$
|168,000$ to 208,000$
|Discounts outside the main season are common.
|7 day charter
|70,000$ to 80,000$
|14,000$ to 24,000$
|84,000$ to 104,000$
|Standard charter rate, base for all calculations.
|3 day charter
|35,000$ to 40,000$
|7,000$ to 12,000$
|42,000$ to 52,000$
|The usual formula is the 7 day charter rate divided by 6, times the number of days (3). Boat policy might differ. 70,000$ / 6 * 3 days = 35,000$
|1 day charter
|11,667$ to 16,000$
|2,333$ to 4,000$
|14,000$ to 20,000$
|Please inquire, the possibility/availability of a 1 day charter needs to be verified.
All prices are generated by a calculator and serve as a guide for new charterers. Any additional information of the Price Details section has priority over above. Availability is always subject to confirmation. Gratuity not included for it's discretionary character, usually 5%-25% of the Base Price.
Price from: $70,000
High season rate: $80,000
Bahamas TERM CHARTERS: Weekly Rate plus 35% APA plus 4% Bahamas Taxes plus 10% Bahamas VAT
NO DAY CHARTERS are offered Bahamas TERM CHARTERS: Weekly Rate plus 35% APA plus 4% Bahamas Taxes plus 10% Bahamas VAT
NO DAY CHARTERS are offered
Price TermsPlus Expenses
Diving Yacht offers Rendezvous Diving only
Complete refit 2021/2022 exterior, interior, toys and mechanical - OVER $2.5 MILLION SPENT
- Exterior: New complete paint job
New exterior cushions
New deck BBQ
- Interior: New carpet
New bed mattresses
New counter tops
New movie system
- Mechanical: Mains rebuild
Running Gear rebuild
New KVH VSAT dome installed
New NAV Equipment
- Toys: 2 x Tenders (15' & 36')
4 x Seabobs
1 x Jetsurf
New fishing rods
New water toys
Captain: Conrad Pool
Conrad Pool - Captain
Captain Conrad is originally from beautiful Cape Town South Africa, known for breathtaking views of Table Mountain and the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. Captain Conrad loves to travel and had always wanted to explore America. In 2000 he traveled to South Dakota and then made his way to the sunshine state, beautiful south Florida. His love of adventure, traveling, and exploring new places led him into yachting. He has obtained his 500 ton captains license and has worked on vessels that range from 280ft to our beautiful 112ft Westport, NO SHORTCUTS. Captain Conrad takes pride in any vessel he captains and loves giving amazing guest experiences with beautiful anchorages and fun excursions. He was previously Captain aboard 112' Westport INDIGO and spent time as a first office on 143' STARSHIP. When Captain Conrad is not traveling around the world by boat, he enjoys fishing and sports. He has a passion for rugby, cricket, and riding his motorcycles. Don’t let Captain Conrad's calm demeanor fool you, he is a adrenal junky at heart, if not on the water you could also find him skydiving, racing motorcycles on the track with friends or cage diving with great white sharks in South Africa.
Taylor Sarni – Chief Stew
Certifications/Education: STCW, CPR/AED Certified, Advanced PADI Open Water Diver, Bachelor's Degree – Mass Communications & Broadcasting
Taylor grew up in sunny West Palm Beach, Florida. During her childhood she played flag football and performed theatre but in between, she always found herself at the beach.
Taylor stepped on the yachting scene in 2017 after graduating from the University of South Florida. Longing for a job where she could travel the world, combined for her love for the ocean, yachting was the perfect fit. Her greatest asset is her ability to adapt easily to new situations and stay calm in moments of hecticness. Taylor always strives to put together successful charters with exciting itineraries that always “wow” guests. She has always enjoyed working with people to help make their lives easier, and this is yet another reason why she decided to join the industry.
In her own time, Taylor loves being with family and friends whenever she can. Her favorite things to do include traveling, diving, hiking, and experiencing new activities and cultures, especially through food! She loves reading, staying active, cooking, and exploring.
Taylor can’t wait to welcome guests on board 112’ NO SHORTCUTS to help make all of their charter dreams come true.
Quintin Pretorius – Chef
Education/Certifications: STCW95, PDSD, RYA Powerboat Level 2, RYA Tender Ops, RYA Personal Watercraft, ENG1 Medical Certificate, MCA Food Safety Level 2, International Culinary School Degree – Prue Leith Culinary Institute, City & Guilds Food Preparation, Wine & Spirits Level 2
Nationality: South African
Languages: English, Afrikaans
Quintin grew up in Pretoria, South Africa where his love for food stemmed from his mother and grandmother's passion for cooking. Quintin likes to consider himself an energetic and easy-going chef. He is professionally- trained with an international culinary degree from Prue Leith Academy. With several years of land-based experience in various formal, and informal dining settings, Quintin has the ability to cater to a wide range of guest preferences. Whether a guest requires 'family-style' dining with a spread of fresh and colorful regional food, or a 5-course plated tasting menu, he can confidently cook to your charter requirements.
Quintin’s goal is to introduce guests to new flavors & cuisines that they wouldn’t likely try again. His greatest asset is his ability to create memorable dining experiences while educating guests on the history behind the food he serves. If there are children onboard, you can also count on him to get them involved in the galley. While Quintin specializes in Asian, Mediterranean & Indian food, he is always happy to accommodate any dietary requests.
When Quintin is not busy in the galley, you can find him working out, doing photography, meditating, fishing, or anything related to motorsports.
Prepare for food to be the topic of discussion onboard 112’ NO SHORTCUTS as chef Quintin believes “Mealtimes make the memories.”
Alexander Bosch – First Mate
Certificates/Education: STCW 95, RYA Days Skipper & RYA Competent Crew, RYA Power Boat Level II & Super Yacht Training, RYA VHF, 100 Ton USCG License, Padi Open Water, Padi Advanced Open Water
Languages: English, Afrikaans
Alexander grew up in Cape Town, South Africa before moving to Namibia at the age of 14. Growing up as an only child by the ocean, he took up kiteboarding during his free time and eventually became the 2nd fastest in his country. After graduating from high school, Alexander leaned into his talent and became a kiteboarding instructor. During this time, he also helped a good friend run catamaran charters in his hometown where they would take large groups of people on half-day cruises that included whale watching and tours of a seal sanctuary.
Alexander started working on yachts in 2014 after hearing about the opportunity from a captain in the industry. He has since been on board a variety of vessels including 185’ MY SEANNA and 143’ STARSHIP. Alexander is known to be easygoing and gets along with everyone. He has extensive knowledge of all aspects of the exterior and prioritizes the safety of everyone aboard the vessel.
The ocean has always been a big part of his life, and he continues to find himself working within its reach. After gaining experience in the past 8 years, Alexander hopes to secure a permanent position as a Captain in the near future.
In his spare time, you can find him playing rugby, soccer, going to the gym, wakeboarding, kiteboarding, off-roading, camping, spearfishing, diving, and exploring.
Olga Louw – Deck/Stew
Certificates/Education: STCW, PWC, Powerboat Level 2, Jetski License, Designated Security Duties, Personal Safety & Responsibilities, Elementary First Aid, Personal Survival Techniques, Fire Prevention & Fighting, Tender Operator, Advanced Deckhand, Certified Lash Technician
Languages: English, Afrikaans
Nationality: South African
Olga grew up in Cape Town, South Africa in a busy city with her mom, brother, and sister. During her childhood she loved horseback riding and performing on stage as a dancer. Olga recently started her boating journey due to her love for the ocean and traveling. Prior to entertaining yachting, Olga worked as a bartender and waitress in a high-class theater scene which gave her the skills to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment while providing extraordinary customer service. She is also the owner of her own lash extension business which she opened back home in South Africa a year ago.
Olga is a young and vibrant individual who always brings a positive, hardworking attitude onboard. She likes to tackle tasks hands on and always keeps guest satisfaction at atop her list. She has a motivated, passionate, energetic, and flexible personality.
Olga is looking forward to welcoming guests on board 112’ NO SHORTCUTS.