Catamaran Black Tortuga

Catamaran Black Tortuga is a 2018, 47’ Fontaine Pajot catamaran offering crewed yacht charters in the BVI and USVI. She features on-board scuba diving and instruction plus accommodations for up to 8 guests in 4 Queen cabins. Catamaran Black Tortuga is a Carefree Yacht Charters affordable pick for families, couples, divers, or special occasions.

Rates from $17,700 to $21,000. View availability and rate details.

Contact Us

To learn more about this crew or for further details about BLACK TORTUGA, call us in our South Florida office at (954) 980-9281, toll free at (888) 670-6884 or fill out our Quick Request Form.



Season Passengers
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Winter 2020 to 2021 $18,000.00 $18,500.00 $19,000.00 $19,500.00 $20,000.00 $20,500.00 $21,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Summer 2021 $18,000.00 $18,500.00 $19,000.00 $19,500.00 $20,000.00 $20,500.00 $21,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Winter 2021 to 2022 $18,000.00 $18,500.00 $19,000.00 $19,500.00 $20,000.00 $20,500.00 $21,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Summer 2022 $18,000.00 $18,500.00 $19,000.00 $19,500.00 $20,000.00 $20,500.00 $21,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

Price Details

***SPECIAL OFFERS *** None at this time.


To find the best dates for your charter, call us in our South Florida office at (954) 980-9281, toll free at (888) 670-6884 or fill out our Quick Request Form.


Highlighted dates are booked, on hold, or unavailable. We may be able to challenge the dates on hold. Please contact us for details. All other dates not highlighted are available. You can use the arrow icons to navigate through the months.


Dates Color Key

If no color is noted on calendar or in the detailed list below, the dates are available for your charter. Dates can change quickly, so please contact us as soon as possible to begin booking your charter. Highlighted colors mean:

  • Booked (Booked by another client group already)
  • Hold (Held by another client group, not yet booked, and can be challenged)
  • Unavailable (Blocked out by the Owner and unavailable to challenge)


  • Summer Base Port: Virgin Islands
  • Summer Operating Area: Caribbean Virgin Islands
  • Winter Base Port: Virgin Islands
  • Winter Operating Area: Caribbean Virgin Islands
  • Preferred Pickups: St. Thomas, USVI
  • Other Pickups: Red Hook or BVI
  • Turnaround: 48 hrs preferred


Captain - Brian Christiansen
Chef - Elena Gandillon

Share in the unique experiences of the Virgin Islands that Elena and Brian craft for you sailing aboard the spacious, wind-powered vessel, Black Tortuga.

With close to a decade of experience taking people “into the wild”, Brian shares his sense of adventure with guests. Raised in Utah and frequently found at sea, Brian is confronted with questions as to how he became an ocean-going captain. Most people forget there is a small ocean, the Great Salt Lake
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Cabins & Amenities


Accomodation Details

4 queen cabins with ensuite bathrooms.
Entire boat is fully air-conditioned.

NOTE: for a six pack charter which takes only three cabins or less or people in the bunks, CREW take the port aft cabin. Forward starboard space is permanently stowage of toys like scuba equipment, tanks, compressor, hookah, snorkels, etc.

Guest Cabins

  • Max Guests: 8
  • Total Cabins: 4
  • King Cabins: 0
  • Queen Cabins: 4
  • Double Cabins: 0
  • Single Cabins: 0
  • Twin Cabins: 0
  • Pullman Cabins: 0
  • Showers: 4
  • Heads: 4
  • Electric Heads: 0


  • AC: Full
  • Voltages: 110 V
  • Hairdryer: No
  • Water Maker: Yes
  • Ice Maker: No
  • Deck Shower: Yes
  • Jacuzzi: No
  • Other Amenities:
    Take home memories of the charter. Captain Brian, is an award winning photographer ready to capture all of the moments to remember forever. He is especially proficient at imaging underwater. Also being a videographer, those fast moving moments won’t be lost. All images taken during your charter can be made available to guests digitally with no copyright so they can do whatever they want with them, print the images huge for their living room or just post on social media. Whatever they decide to do with the imagery, they will never forget the Virgin Islands.”

    Topside Digital Package (All images, photo or video, created during the charter above water): $750
    Undersea Digital Package (All images, photo or video, created during the charter below water): $950
    Complete Digital Package (everything): $1250
    Individual Digital Topside Images: $75
    Individual Digital Undersea Images: $95

    Please arrange this beforehand if interested in any of these packages. Final decision can wait until the guests see what the package looks like.
  • Specifications

    • Size: 47 feet
    • Builder: FOUNTAINE PAJOT
    • Year Built: 2018
    • Beam: 25.4
    • Draft: 4.4


  • Kids okay: Yes
  • Minimum Age of Kids: Water safe
  • Internet Access: Onboard WIFI
  • iPod/Device Hookups: Yes
  • Salon Stereo: Yes
  • Salon TV/DVD: Yes
  • Sat TV: No
  • Board Games: Yes
  • Special Diets: Yes
  • Kosher: Inq
  • # Dine In: 8
  • BBQ: Yes
  • Crew Smokes: No
  • Guest Smoke: Yes, only on sugar scoops
  • On-board Water Sports and Diving


    Diving is offered onboard.

    Hooka diving: no charge

    Guests to rent their own equipment. Crew will help facilitate the rental and will make sure it is onboard in time for the charter.

    Elena is a dive instructor

    Coki Dive Center:

    Contact: Peter

    Cell #: (340) 998-4196

    • License: Instructor
    • Costs: Diving Costs:
      $50 per person per dive
      $75 per person per night dive
      Up to 2 dives per day
      Open Water Certification, client must have completed course work prior to charter. Confined water dives - $150 per person. Open water dives - $299 per person
      Discover Scuba - $125 per person, minimum age 10
      Refresher course -$125
      Open Water Advanced Dive Course- $300
      Hooka diving: no charge

    • Tanks: 4
    • BCs: 0
    • Regulators: 0
    • Resort Course: $125
    • Scuba:Onboard
    • Air Compressor: Onboard
    • Wet Suits: 0
    • Dive Lights: 0
    • Night Dives: 0

    On-board Water Sports

    • Dinghy: 12.6' Center Console
    • Dinghy Horsepower: 30hp
    • Dinghy Pax: 10
    • Water Skis: No (Adult) No (Kids)
    • Wake Board: No
    • Tube: Yes
    • Knee Board: No
    • Snorkel Gear: Yes
    • Underwater Camera: No
    • Kayak: No (1 Man) No (2 Man)
    • Stand Up Paddle Boards: 3
    • Floating Mats: Yes
    • Beach Games: Yes
    • Jetskis: No
    • Other Toys: Subwing
      Snorkel Gear
      Floating Mat
      3 SUP's
      Hookah Dive Equipment
      Fishing Rods
      Beach Games
      Board Games
      Surfboard to be towed behind the dinghy

      Captain has an underwater camera and video.