Catamaran Callista

Catamaran Callista is a 2016, 62’ Lagoon catamaran offering crewed yacht charters in the BVI & USVI. She features a fly-bridge deck and accommodations for up to 8 guests in 1 Master Queen Suite plus 3 Queen cabins. Catamaran Callista is a Carefree Yacht Charters high-end, exclusive selection for families, couples, divers or special occasions.

Here's what Roland & Vanessa told Carefree Yacht Charters about their service style: "We are extremely service orientated, have a natural desire to provide attentive service and to please people. We are capable of all kinds of service delivery from discreet to fully engaged. One of our strengths is to be able to recognize the style of service delivery expected. Our extensive and varied life experiences, our maturity all lends itself to a successful result and repeat guests. Our guest books are a great testament to this...actions speak volumes !"

Noteworthy Details: Ask us about our lunch aboard at the May, 2018 charter yacht show in the BVI!

Rates from $30,000 to $35,000. View availability, rate details and current Special Offer.

Contact Us

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

What Our Carefree Clients Said About Us

A family group that we booked aboard with Roland & Vanessa on one of their previous yachts said: As mentioned, the trip was great. Our adult kids had a great time, and so did everyone else. The quality of (the yacht) and the relationship with Vanessa and Roland were significant contributors, not to mention the beautiful water, islands, and fun! Thanks for helping us too! It helps to have a resource to sort things out and answer the many questions in preparation for a trip like this. Lee E., Illinois



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)


  • Location Details: For Summer 2018 Callista will be available for charter from Antigua to the Grenadines. They will be in the BVI for the Winter 2018/19 season. Relocation fee to Grenadines $1500 each way.
  • Summer Base Port: Antigua/SVG & Grenadines
  • Summer Operating Area: Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
  • Winter Base Port: British Virgin Islands
  • Winter Operating Area: Caribbean Virgin Islands, Caribbean Leewards, Caribbean Windwards
  • Preferred Pickups: Nanny Cay
  • Other Pickups: West End, Tortola
  • Turnaround: 48


Season Passengers
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Summer 2018 $30,000.00 $30,500.00 $31,000.00 $31,500.00 $32,000.00 $32,500.00 $33,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Winter 2018 to 2019 $32,000.00 $32,500.00 $33,000.00 $33,500.00 $34,000.00 $34,500.00 $35,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Summer 2019 $30,000.00 $30,500.00 $31,000.00 $31,500.00 $32,000.00 $32,500.00 $33,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

Special Offer

  • 62 feet
  • Accommodates up to 8 guests in 4 cabins
  • Rates from $30,000 to $35,000
  • Charter Groups of 3 to 8 guests pay just $32,500 and 2 guests pay just $30,000
  • Minimum 7 Nights
  • Must be confirmed by December 31, 2018
  • Charter must end by March 31, 2019

Price Details

GENERAL RATES NOTE: All rates are for 7 nights, 8 days. For short charters please use the 'divide-by-6 rule' for figuring short charter premiums. Charters of less than 6 nights available depending on schedule and season, please inquire. BVI ports preferred. For USVI Ports: $500 for each pick up/drop off for USVI ports. 48 hour min turn. CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR: 1-8 guests $38,500 7 nights minimum. No Specials apply. New Years to start 28 December or later.


Captain Roland and Chef/ First Mate Vanessa, both vibrant and energetic, hail from Cape Town, South Africa. They have known each other for 20 + years and were married in February 2010.

Previously, Captain Roland worked in the corporate environment, ending at the pinnacle of his successful career managing his own business servicing the dental and medical industry. In between, he followed his passion for the sea by obtaining his RYA Yacht Master Offshore – subsequently receiving his RYA Yacht Master Ocean certification. Roland has delivered yachts professionally, doing numerous trans-Atlantic crossings (amongst others) accumulating in
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Cabins & Amenities


Accomodation Details

Callista accommodates up to 8 guests in 4 luxurious queen cabins all ensuite with electric heads and seperate shower stalls and individually controlled AC.

Guest Cabins

  • Max Guests: 8
  • Total Cabins: 4
  • King Cabins: 0
  • Queen Cabins: 4
  • Double Cabins: 0
  • Single Cabins: 0
  • Twin Cabins: 1
  • Pullman Cabins: 0
  • Showers: 5
  • Heads: 0
  • Electric Heads: 5


  • AC: Full
  • Voltages: 220V and 110V
  • Hairdryer: Yes
  • Water Capacity: 1000L
  • Water Maker: 75gph/300L
  • Ice Maker: Yes
  • Deck Shower: Yes
  • Jacuzzi: No
  • Other Amenities:
    •Fly bridge Fridge x3
    •Espresso Coffee machine in the Galley
    •USB sockets in cabins next to the bed
    •Fans in Cabins, Galley and Salon
    •Shared TV in Salon with Electric lift in
  • Specifications

    • Size: 62 feet
    • Builder: Lagoon
    • Year Built: 2016
    • Beam: 32
    • Draft: 5.2


  • Kids okay: Yes
  • Minimum Age of Kids: 6 yrs.
  • Internet Access: Onboard WIFI
  • iPod/Device Hookups: Yes
  • Salon Stereo: Yes
  • Salon TV/DVD: Yes
  • Sat TV: No
  • Board Games: Yes
  • Special Diets: Inq
  • Kosher: Inq
  • # Dine In: 8
  • BBQ: Yes
  • Crew Smokes: No
  • Guest Smoke: Aft transom
  • On-board Water Sports and Diving


    Vanessa is a PADI Dive Master

    Roland is a PADI Open Water Diving instructor with diving insurance including public liability. Roland is also qualified to teach O2 delivery, Nitrox specialty, Deep specialty, Wreck specialty, Navigation specialt

    • License: Instructor
    • Costs: Guests may bring their own gear
      Discover Scuba Diving included (x1)
      $350 Tropical Referral check out dive
      $75 per dive for certified divers


      In locations where the vessel is required by law to m
    • Number of Dives: 4 Dives
    • Tanks: 10
    • BCs: 8
    • Regulators: 8
    • Resort Course: Included
    • Full Course: TBD
    • Scuba:Onboard
    • Air Compressor: Not Onboard
    • Wet Suits: 0
    • Dive Lights: 8
    • Night Dives: 1

    On-board Water Sports

    • Dinghy: 15ft
    • Dinghy Horsepower: 60
    • Dinghy Pax: 8
    • Water Skis: Yes (Adult) No (Kids)
    • Wake Board: Yes
    • Tube: Yes
    • Knee Board: Yes
    • Snorkel Gear: Yes
    • Underwater Camera: Yes
    • Kayak: No (1 Man) 1 (2 Man)
    • Stand Up Paddle Boards: 2
    • Floating Mats: Yes
    • Beach Games: Yes
    • Fishing Gear: Yes
    • Gear Type: various
    • Fishing Rods: 4
    • Jetskis: No
    • Other Toys: •Huge Sun shade covers complete foredeck and trampoline area

      •Flybridge and Foredeck cushions in dark grey and graphite shades

      •4 x Blue Ocean LED under-water spot lights

      Wake Skate
      Adult water skiis
      Adult wake board
      Junior wake-boards (similar to Zup Board)
      2 x Stand Up Paddle-boards
      Tow-able inflatables
      Floating chairs and mats with cup holders

      •Snorkeling sets of various sizes

      • Sea Life camera in waterproof housing with video capabilities

      • Digital guest photos as keepsake upon request

      • Personalized guided shore excursions

      •Vanessa is a certified ASCHTANGA 8 limb YOGA instructor

      •Note there is a shade over the foredeck area on CALLISTA.

      •Extra large Weber propane grill

      •Bespoke storage bags to store masks/fins easily accessible for your convenience

      •Special safety floating line attached to the stern of CALLISTA for swimmers peace of mind

      •YOGA mats

      •FREE Personalized snorkel instruction for first timers

      •FREE Discover Scuba Course (Value about $150)

      •Fish ID presentation with video

      •Fish ID guest involvement with ID slates and books

      •Volunteer Fish Survey Project and upload data to Reef Conservation Agency online
      •Free membership to Reef Environmental Education Foundation

      •FREE Personalized water bottles to take home

      •FREE CALLISTA caps to take home

      •Assorted board games..Dominoes, Monopoly, Pictionary, 5 sec rule, Speak Out, Playing Cards...

      •CALLISTA has a dinghy PLATFORM at the back to make skiing and all water sports much easier AND WORKS WELL AS A SWIM PLATFORM

      •If clients wish to obtain a temporary Fishing Permit they will need to quote the boats permit #
      Equipment - Two trolling rods with a 50 pound test line with high end Shimano reels plus 2 casting rods.