Catamaran PARADIGM SHIFT is a 50-foot, 2011 St. Francis sailing catamaran available for charter. This truly beautiful catamaran sails New England during the summer, the Caribbean Virgin Islands in the winter. Up to three couples as well as a couple with children will be able to relish the comforts of this catamaran.
Three guest suites (two queens, one double) each include a private ensuite electric toilet. Including a dry shower, and vanity. The Catamaran Paradigm Shift is fully airconditioned for your comfort. Additionally, the main salon is spacious with a roomy, comfortable dining area. Also, a sizeable cockpit will let you enjoy the beautiful azure-blue sea. Or you may also savor one of Bonnie’s delectable meals there. In case of a decline in weather, the crew will enclose it for the comfort of the guests. Likewise, sunbathing on the sizeable forward deck and trampoline is highly desired by guests. And you will particularly enjoy watching movies on satellite TV in the evening. View a sample itinerary of how sailing in the Virgin Islands would benefit you and your family.
Rates for 7 nights, cover all food and beverages. As well as snacks, licenses, and permits. The Paradigm Shift’s bar includes basic bar items such as beer, local rum, red & white wine. Additional Premium or imported bar components and fine wine will be at the client’s expense.
Water Toys on Catamaran Paradigm Shift
There is an abundance of fun water toys onboard this catamaran, for example:
- 14 ft AB Dinghy with a 40 hp Honda motor
- 2 Stand Up Paddle Boards
- Snorkeling Gear
- 2 person Kayak
- Tow Tube and Wake Board
- Float Mats
- Fishing gear for trolling and casting. Catamaran Paradigm Shift is a registered BVI fishing vessel.
Bonnie and Steve will be particularly glad to teach novices how to kayak, paddle board or snorkel.
Additional Amenities on the Catamaran Paradigm Shift
- Underwater camera
- Stereo System
- iPod hookups
- Onboard Wi-Fi
- Satellite TV and DVD player
- As well as a hammock, deck shower, hairdryers
- Solar panels and water maker
The Crew of Catamaran Paradigm Shift. Steven and Bonnie Carroll are the perfect husband and wife team. Guests will instantly enjoy their relaxed and engaging demeanor. They love entertaining guests of all ages aboard their charming catamaran. Ensuring that everybody on board is well-taken care of after a busy day in the water or on land, is consequently of paramount importance to them.
Steven Carroll, the Captain, is a very experienced US Coast Guard licensed Master Mariner. From an early age on, he spent time with his grandfather on Boston Harbor. Steven has been brought up and educated in Africa. Besides Europe, and the Middle East. This has given him a keen understanding of diverse cultures. And for this reason, a wide variety of interests.
Both, Bonnie and Steven, hold Advanced Open Water PADI dive certifications.
First Mate and Chef Bonnie Carroll, enjoys sailing, snorkeling, and watersports as much as her husband. She was born and raised in Western PA. Bonnie’s gourmet style of cooking is renowned. You will savor her scrumptious meals. She has worked under numerous esteemed chefs. In addition, managing several fine dining restaurants gave her the opportunity to establish her own, distinguished style of cooking. Bonnie uses natural, non-processed ingredients. And local, and organic products when available. It is indeed of great importance to her to make healthy food choices. You will therefore savor an extensive meal selection.
Second Mate and Mascot: Sailor is onboard for most charters. She is an adorable small dog that instantly loves people. Above all, guests adore her. This 1-year-old, 10 lb. Bichon Frieze/Toy Poodle mix is indeed extremely friendly. She is, by all means, non-aggressive and hypoallergenic. As a matter of fact, she charms all the guests with her cuddly, engaging, and sweet personality.