The picture of contemporary European design, ORION’s interiors incorporate streamlined furnishings, high-end materials, elegant colour touches and stylish accents that emphasize a feeling of timeless elegance. The yacht’s interior main deck area combines a fully equipped galley, designed in white, with a spacious saloon featuring a comfortable seating area with dark turquois velvet upholstery and a coffee table convertible into a large dining table for 9 guests.
Displaying an exemplary use of space, generously-sized living areas on board ORION are truly impressive. The yacht features 4 double staterooms with sophisticated interiors dominated by a palette of white and dark blue colours in the starboard hull and a combination of white and turquois in the portside hull. With natural accents of dark oak wood, the cabins reflect a soothing ambiance, perfect for relaxation after a day filled with charter excitement. Additionally, ORION offers 1 single port forepeak cabin with direct access to the front guest cabin, which is a perfect solution for parents with a child.
Moments spent out on the deck areas of charter yacht ORION are ones that are sure to be relished. Guests may enjoy refreshing saltwater ocean sprays while soaking up sun-kissed bliss lounging on her forward trampolines or relax in the shade while taking in spectacular vistas on her impressive flybridge, richly equipped with a jacuzzi, a convertible dining table. The aft deck, equipped with starry sky lights forming a constellation of ORION, also beckons pure delight whether watching the sun set with an aperitif in hand or while being spoilt with gourmet delicacies expertly-prepared by the yacht’s passionate chef.
All enthusiasts of active outdoor activities, regardless of their age, will find ORION’s rich selection of water toys and sports equipment highly satisfying. Ranging from kayaking, water skiing, paddle and surf boarding to snorkelling (rendezvous-vous diving only), there is a suitable fun water activity for every taste.
Enticing guests to savour special moments with friends and family and enjoy life to its fullest, while being attended by a professional crew of 4, a private yacht charter vacation on board the incomparable luxury catamaran ORION is guaranteed to exceed expectations from the very first welcome aboard to the final farewell.
Number of guests: 8 + 1
Cabins configuration: 4 double cabins
Bed configuration: 1 King, 3 Queen
1 port forepeak cabin for a child
BBQ in cockpit area
Starry sky lights in cockpit
DAN Dive Safety Oxygen Unit
Adult Water Skis
Children’s Water Skis
Stand Up Paddle Boards
Fishing Gear Trolling
Fishing Gear Casting
Scuba Gear BCs and Tanks
Under water Dive Scooters
On Board Dive Compressor
Fitness Equipment TRX
rendezvous-vous diving only
Languages: English (fluent), French & Spanish (basic)
Gareth was born in a small coastal village near Cape Town where he spent his early years fishing, surfing and learning to sail. Having graduated from the University of Leeds in England, he moved back to his home in South Africa and after few years, decided to go sailing. Ten years later, he is still at it.
Gareth has skippered yachts all around the world, mainly in Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Mexico, the Mediterranean, and the Caribbean. His charter experience features over 10 years of captaining on charter yachts ranging from 56 to 74 feet. Together with his fiance Kristine, they have created a reputable charter team with excellent guest feedback and a number of repeat clients who highly value their professional dedication and the highest level of service provided throughout the charter.
Gareth will be happy to share his passion of sailing and water sports, especially diving (Padi Dive Master), with guests of ORION to ensure that every minute of their charter is pure enjoyment.
First Mate: Kristine Andreassen
Kristine was born in Chicago, however, spent most of her young life between Tampa and the US Virgin Islands. Having grown up around her father's charter company in St Thomas and sailing yachts of all sizes, she has learned how to run successful charters, as part of a team, for all different types of guests.
Over the years, she has acquired rich experience as First Mate and Chef on yachts ranging from 58 to 74 feet, masterfully combining her outstanding sailing skills with a natural talent for cooking and a passion for water sports, especially diving. After 6 years of charter experience, Kristine has earned high appreciation of a number of repeat charter clients, delighted with her utmost attention to detail and full commitment to provide the top-notch level of service.
Kristine will be thrilled to welcome guests on board ORION and will make every effort at making their sailing experience a memorable one.