Taylor Make a Cruise

We can taylor make your cruise to suit your requirements. Perhaps a cruise to Granger Bay where you can bring your own braai meat and enjoy the stunning views of Table Mountain at sea or a cruise around historic Robben Island.
Atlantic Seaboard
Distance
From 1 hour
Duration
Easy
Physicality
All / 18+ Drinking
Age
Cape Town
Location
IQ Catamaran

IQ is a 45 ft (13.72 m) high performance sailing catamaran built by Voyage Yachts in 2010 with a purposeful design that is both stylish and safe. It offers a large open teak deck, comfortable cushioned seating area with roof covering and side screens as well as sunny spacious trampoline areas in the foredeck. Designed as both a live aboard cruising yacht with 2 x 39 Hp Yanmar engines, as well as the ultimate sailing catamaran for day sail excursions. This luxury catamaran is perfect for any occasion from tying the knot with your special person, to yacht parties and corporate functions. Overnight accommodation … after your cruising / sailing experience there is an unique option for staying overnight in the iconic V&A Waterfront, berthed right outside the Victoria and Alfred Hotel on the North Wharf adjacent to the adjacent La Parada Restaurant

Features

Cash / Card Bar, Gas Braai facility, 2 x Heads (toilets), 1 x Galley (kitchen), Trampoline area & Roof Covering, onboard sound system, Padded Seating, teak decking, Blankets, free WIFI, 2 x Swim ladders & water-toys (for use during private charters) and 2 x Double cabins (NB!! The use of cabins are only for overnight stay and not for daytime charters).

Tour Description

We can taylor make your cruise to suit your requirements. Perhaps a cruise to Granger Bay where you can bring your own braai meat and enjoy the stunning views of Table Mountain at sea or a cruise around historic Robben Island.

Capacity

Maximum 34 passengers.

Duration

From 1 hour - Full Day - Overnight (coming soon)

Route

Cruise from the Cape Town V&A Waterfront. Popular choices include cruising along the Atlantic seaboard taking in the exceptional views of Cape Town and Table Mountain, cruising passed Granger Bay on our port side and Robben Island on our starboard side. Table Bay and surrounding areas and routing is weather dependent.

Weather

Cruise time and cruise course are dependent on weather conditions and at the discretion of the captain. You and your guests’ safety will always be our primary priority.

What To Wear

Sunglasses, hats, a jersey or windbreaker as well as non-deck marking shoes (e.g. trainers/deck shoes), no black soles or high heels. You will be required to remove your shoes or shoe covers will be provided. Bring a bathing suit and towel for those keen on taking a dip.

Onboard bar

There is an onboad cash or card bar available (List available).  If you wanted to provide your own drinks a corkage fee of R2,000 will be charged. You can provide your own wine & sparkling wine for R100 per bottle. Please ensure these drinks are kept in your own containers and chilled with your own ice (no ciders, spirits, soft drinks, beers are allowed as it can be bought at our Bar on board).

Catering

Various menu options are available (attached).  BBQ / Braai facilities available @ R1,000. Otherwise you are more than welcome to bring your own food and snacks.  Catering is to be arranged 2 weeks prior to the charter. Cutlery, crockery & plates are not included so please bring your own.

DJ or Entertainer

Function DJ - Plays your taste in music & happy to take requests! High quality E.V. PA system, DJ booth, Shure/AKG wireless mics, dance floor ligh/ng, smoke machine + technician.
6 consecu/ve hours from 18:00 – 00:00: R9 000
DJ Over8me: Before 6pm: R750/hour (or part thereof), ager 12pm – R1200/hour (or part thereof)

You can also arrange your own DJ, however they will need to bring their own equipment and speakers. The yacht has an onboard sound system with USB connection if you like to bring your own music. Generator usage is R1,500.

Includes

Full crew and Stewardess. Fuel for the trip. Exclusive use of the yacht. Ice. Glasses.  Handheld shower.  Free WIFI. Onboard bar.

Excludes

Catering, alcohol & refreshments and any other add-ons.

Additional activities

Add on some water sport activities:

Jet Ski’s @ R3,000 per hour per jet ski

High speed boat rides on a rubber duck @ R4,950 per hour

Snorkelling with the Cape Fur Seals (Snorkeling only available on 3 hours+ charters) - R1,500 pp.

COVID-19 Aware

The vessel will have strict COVID-19 Protocols in place and require all clients to please follow all regulations when entering the premises in order to reduce transmission. Here are a few simple steps to follow: 1) Please wear masks when entering the premises. 2) Sanitising of hands and temperature checks will be conducted before entering. 3) Client details are required for Track & Trace purposes. 4) Be aware of social distancing.

Terms & Conditions

All charters are subject to our General terms and conditions and signed Charter Agreement and indemnity forms. You will be required to acknowledge T&C's specific for prior to the charter.