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Ventana

Lagoon

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52' | 29' | 5'

Beautiful new Lagoon 520 offering four large double berths each with private ensuite baths including electric heads, vanity and separate showers. Ventana's layout provides wonderful natural lighting and great ventilation plus room-by-room A/C controls.

  • A/C
  • 5 Cabins
  • 10 Max Guests
  • 6 Heads
  • Watermaker
  • Ice Maker
  • Twin 75Hp diesels
  • Description

    About Ventana

    Cabins aboard the Ventana sailing yacht offer wonderful natural lighting and great ventilation. The boat is fully air-conditioned, and each cabin can adjust the air-conditioning individually for optimal guest comfort.

    Ventana features 5 guest queen cabins each with private en-suite electric head, vanity and separate shower. All heads are fresh water flush. Both forward heads have shower stalls, midship starboard head is a wet head, aft port cabin is a shower stall and aft starboard is a half-wet head (vanity is outside shower with toilet in shower area.

    The salon will seat up to 8 guests in comfort for lounging or dining. Ventana’s exterior offers alfresco dining for up to 8 guests, top deck seating and lounge area in front of helm plus forward lower deck lounge area behind trampolines. With numerous lounging areas, there is plenty of space for gathering as a group or finding a private place for one or two to relax.

    Top fly-bridge offers seating and lounge area with 360 degree view. There is also a lounge area forward behind the large trampolines.

    Crew members have a separate twin bunk cabin and private head. 

    Detailed Specs

    • 10
    • 5
    • 5
    • 1
    • 6
    • 6
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    Boat Layouts

  • Recreation

    Toys

    • Tube
    • Sub Wing
    • Wakeboard
    • (2) Paddle boards
    • Surf boards
    • Big floating mat
    • Fishing Gear
    • Snorkle Gear
    • Beach Games

    Entertainment

    • U/W Camera
    • Salon TV
    • Salon Stereo
    • Onboard WIFI limited (no streaming)
    • Wide projection screen for movies
    • Playstation 4 for kids of all ages
    • iPod Device Hookups
  • Crew

    Crew

    Captain Richard Darling

    Captain Richard hails from a small town in upstate New York near the Lake Ontario shoreline where he learned absolutely nothing about sailing! That is until he spent some college years in Daytona, then went back to NY and was fortunate enough to enter the racing scene where he purchased his own sailboat and hasn’t stopped sailing since.

    In 2003, Richard moved to the Virgin Islands and acquired his USCG Master’s License. Since then, he has worked in the charter industry as Captain or Engineer on various sailing and motor yachts up to 160 feet. Calling St. Thomas home for more than 15 years. Richard has sailed thousands of miles through the islands and beyond, and he loves sharing some of the best kept secret anchorages and dive locations along the way along with his knowledge of the stars under the beautiful Caribbean night skies.

     

    Chef Christina Astuto

    A true New Yorker born and raised in Staten Island from two parents who grew up in Brooklyn, Christina prides herself on her personality and respectful family values. She believes this is what has shaped her personality which has been the foundation for her life. As an Italian American, food has always been an important part of her life. She believes there is no better way to spread love than with a home cooked meal, some great wine, and really good company.

    After graduating with a Masters Degree in Special Education, Christina worked as a preschool teacher in the greater New York area for over 5 years. It wasn’t until she took a trip to South Africa to teach English did she realize that her passion for travel, culture, and exploration exceeded her expectations. It was then that she realized she was settling for a comfortable life which she was good at, but ultimately it did not feed her soul.

    Unexpected events, call it serendipitous or not, have brought her to the sea and she could not have been more grateful. She has worked two seasons as a chef in destinations such as Greece, Croatia, and Montenegro. She has worked on a variety of different sailboats which allowed her to really grow her passion for sailing.

    As a chef Christina likes to keep her meals as healthy and tasty as possible. To her, flavor is most important and shouldn’t be compromised. Christina likes to cook with the best ingredients she can find, and believes freshness is key. Her cuisine is very exploratory in that she likes to use a variety of flavors, spices, and herbs rather than stick to one specifically. Christina believes people should have a cultural culinary experience when they are eating. She wants you to remember your sailing experience from that moment you see the breathtaking morning sunrise over the horizon to the smell of roasted chicken coming fresh out of the boat’s oven. She truly believes that sailing is an experience for your senses and she’s fully on board to give the best experience she possibly can.

    ***CREW HAVE BEEN FULLY VACCINATED FOR COVID-19****

Weekly Pricing by Season

Holiday Rate

$42,000

All-inclusive

Seasonal Rate

$33,500

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