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Crewed charter yacht TAKAPUNA


Powerful and luxurious, at 112' TAKAPUNA offers high adventure and excitement plus an amazing amount of interior and deck space to lounge, dine, sunbathe and dance under the stars.

The full width Master Stateroom has a queen size bed, sitting area and separate his and hers baths with stall showers. DirecTV plus server with 2,000 movies, DVD & radio. iPod hookup.

Each of the 3 Guest Staterooms converts from twin lower singles to one queen size bed and has a private ensuite bath with stall shower. TV, DVD, Stereo, iPod hookup.

Staffed with a world class crew of 5, no details are overlooked and service is truly five star. She is equipped with numerous water toys and a fabulous walk down stern for easy access to the water or the tender.

The crew will customize your vacation to include any combination of activities or relaxation to satisfy your desires and exceed your expectations. The crew is fun-loving, with diverse backgrounds to help create singularly enjoyable memories that will keep you coming back time and again. This yacht was once owned by Pamela Stephenson and husband Billy Connolly and they took her on a grand adventure in the Pacific chasing the history of Pamela's great-great-grandfather's mysterious disappearance in 1891, the adventure turned into a TV mini-series and is a fun read at:

Deck Salon

Deck Salon Dining

Main features

Builder Valdettaro Shipyards, Italy
Guests 8
Jacuzzi No
Swim platform Yes
Length 112 Feet
Crew 5
Air conditioning Full
Easy boarding ladder Stern Scoop
Cabins Total cabins: 4
1 Master Queen suite with his and her baths, DirecTV, DVD & radio
3 Queens suites which can also convert to Twins all with ensuite baths, TV, DVD & radio

Built to Lloyds A1 Maltese Cross Specifications and maintained to
Marshall Islands Category 2, Private Commercial, safety standards
Water sports and other sports equipment (2) Diving Scooters
(2) Deep sea rod/reel sets
(2) Stand-up paddle boards

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Leisure and entertainment <UL>
<LI>Main Salon: 42" TV, DirecTV plus server with 2,000 movies-avail throughout boat via WiFi for guests to watch on laptops
<LI>Master cabin: DirecTV, DVD & Radio
<LI>Guest cabins: TV, DVD, Stereo
<LI>Deck: Hi-FI sound system with iPod hookup, wetbar, refrigeration, icemaker and 2 deck chairs
<li>Sun deck cushions on forward deck
<li>Large amounts of deck seating for lounging and dining
<li>Plenty of room for dancing if the mood should strike
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Technical details

Built year 1994
Engine(s) and Generator(s) ENGINE: 348 HP Mercedes-Benz MTU, 12 cyl. diesel-8 GPH, 1,000 mile range under power alone, much more under sail. GENERATOR: Two 50 KW Kilo Pak - 50 GPD
Max speed 11 kn
Dinghy and outboard 17' RIB 2013, 115HP
Last refit 2013
Fuel consumption 8 l/h
Cruising speed 8 kn
Voltages 220v 50hz w/converters
TAKAPUNA's layout
TAKAPUNA's layout

High season charter rate:
€42,500 per week
Low season charter rate:
€42,500 per week
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Summer sailing area:
Winter sailing area:

Booked charters

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Captain: Alan Kelly - Nationality: Irish

Crew: 5

Captain Alan Kelly


Date of Birth: 13 Nov 1981
Nationality: Irish
Languages: English/ Spanish
Health: Very Good/ Non Smoker


Oceana 23m Nov 14 to Dec 2015

Running this private vessel for a respectable family for over a year. During my time I took full
responsibility of managing this yacht and a team of two deckhands. All maintenance, repairs,
accounts, documentation, contractors & all aspects of navigation and security handled by me.
Regatta Crew July 15 to Jan 2016
Participated in local regattas on a monthly basis helping out local yacht owners to race

Sea Breeze 29m Aug 2013 to Oct 2014
Navigating and managing this very busy charter & private yacht in the Balearic Islands. Maintaining
all systems on board also the safe manning of the yacht, 4 crew members and 8 guests at all times.

Nega 25m Oct 2012 to Aug 2013
Delivered this yacht from Italy to Palma de Mallorca December 2012 for a refit that included a full hull
and superstructure respray. I oversaw modification of her engineering to a manageable condition. I
took on major works, changing the exhaust to a more suitable position creating the space lost during
her build, generator services, all salt water toilets s w i t c h e d to fresh water, all sea cocks, painting
and varnish works. Above works carried out by my team and me. Delivered yacht from Palma to
Ukraine (Black Sea) for winter.

Anemo 34m Sail Yacht Jan 12- Oct 2012
I took up this position as a seasonal Captain to manage and navigate this yacht privately for its
owner. A busy programmed yacht with 5crew and 6 guests at all times. I delivered this yacht to
the destinations planned by myself and the owner successfully during her 7 month cruising
schedule. .

HD 33m Sail Yacht Dec 2009 Dec 2011
Full management of this semi large motor yacht for private use and charters. Full responsibility of
yacht and charter sales from planning and execution of cruising grounds to charter knowledge of
contracts, advertisement and publication for sales. Crew of 7 in total

Allison, 30m M Yacht Jan 08/Nov 2009
Undertaking all duties, including safety & navigational duties, engineer duties, tender
Driving, security, guest runs, Preparation of toys & fishing equipment etc. occasional basic
Engineering duties

Private Yacht DELIVERIES Jan 2007/Dec 2007
Delivering private yachts for my clients to all over the world. Yacht brands delivered ranged
From Swans, Oysters, Beneteaus, Jeanneau, Grande Soleil, Sunseeker, Fairline, Pershing, Riva
Trips included the Caribbean, UK waters & All Mediterranean and Trans-Atlantic crossings.
Classic 25m Racing Gaff Rig Feb 2006/ Nov 06

Maintaining this racing yacht to a very high standard, Preparation, Varnishing, painting,
Accounting & coordinating a crew of 12
Other Work Experience
Dock Master for a local Marine: preparing and selling charters of 22 sail yachts for the
season and managing a team of 15 crew. When short of Skippers I would take clients
for their chartered week.

Project managing, Human Management & Leadership Skills, Communication, Yacht construction,
Technical knowledge of motor and sail yachts, Organization skills, Maneuvering yacht with great skill,
Accounting, Computer literacy. Systems repair & Upkeep knowledge, painting, varnishing, gelcoat
& fiberglass repairs. Diesel engine knowledge and maintenance

MCA OOW course completed ( GMDSS, EDH)
MCA/RYA Yacht Master (Commercially endorsed)
MCA (STCW 95) Basic Crew Training
Powerboat Level 2

Chef TBD

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