Thursday, 09 October 2014 00:00

2004 Manta 42 Catamaran

The Manta 42 MkII is a development of the Manta Catamarans. Made for the same target group of private owners, most of whom are long-term cruisers or liveaboards, the MkII incorporates features developed from owner feedback with thousands of ocean miles sailed over the years. L-shaped settee with storage under. Large adjustable dining table. U-shaped galley with large counter space; integral trash bin, large sink, three burner propane stove/oven with storage locker below, top-loading, 10 cubic ft. ice box with 6' foam insulation and divider. Navigational area with chart storage.

Manta 42 Catamaran Based in the BVI
  Low  Season
July 25 to Nov 5
Mid Season
Nov 6 - Dec 19 and Apr 1- July 24
High Season
Dec 20 to Mar 31
1 week  $3899 $5096 $6496
4 weeks (26 Days) $8834  $11,546 $14,718

Please click the blow links to see the boat specs of this charter yacht! Also note the online forms listed under the Booking Procedure.


Model: Manta Mkii 42 Cruising Speed:  10 Knots
Length Overall: 42 Beam: 22'
Draft: 3'8" Displacement  8.2T
Water Capacity:  100 gals    




Autopilot  Y Wind Speed/Direction  Y
Depthsounder  Y Knotmeter  Y
GPS Chartplotter  Y Handheld GPS  y
VHF  Y Handheld VHF  y
Radar  y
Satphone  y    

On Deck

On Deck:

Whats On Deck

Windlass  Maxwell VWC 1500  Primary Anchor  Rocna 55#
Second Anchor  Fortress FX 23 Length of Anchor Chain  200ft
Cockpit Shower  Y Cooler  N
Fishing Gear N Snorkel Fins  TBD
Snorkel Masks  TBD Kayak  N
Life Raft  Y Life Jackets  PLENTY
Offshore Harness  TBD MOB Lanyard  N




Dingy Davits  Y Dinghy Type  West Marine 310
Number of People  6 Outboard Make  Yamaha
Outboard HP  15hp 4 stroke electric start Dingy Cable and Lock  Y




Engine Make  vOLVO Engine HP  2x30hp
Fuel Type  Deisel Alternators  14.4V 60Amp
Cruising RPM  2500 Fuel Capacity  120 gal
Fuel Consumption at Cruising RPM  TBD Generator  Y
House Bank  6 x 24 6V AGM + 2 starter batts Solar Panels  6 x 75W
Inverter  Y




Number of Cabins  3 Queen Berths  2
Head Room  6'4" Towels for Each Cabin PLENTY
Linens for each cabin 2 Air Conditioning  Y
Bathrooms 2 Sible berths 1




Refrigerator  Y Freezer Y
Microwave  Y Hot and Cold Pressure Water Y
Oven  Y Number of Stove Burners  3
Stove Fuel  Propane Blender  Y
Number of Sink Basins  2 BBQ Type  PROPANE

Booking Procedure

Booking Procedure:
  • Here is how your booking process will go:

    1. Put Your Boat On Hold: Just click on the Get Prices button with the yacht you want and the dates that you want. Then you can click the hold button to put it on hold for 5 days while you check on flights and get commitments from friends. 

    2. Fill out your captain's resume: 2. Fill out your captain's resume and email it back Printable PDF Captains Resume Printable word Captains Resume or fill it from our online form.

    3. Complete the contract:  Complete the contract Just let us know when you are ready and we can email you the contract. Or you can print off the contract here but you will have to fill in your dates, price and finally your contact information. Just email the signed contract back. It is that simple. If you don’t have a scanner just send us back a good picture or try one of the free scanning apps for your smart phone. We will require 50% down 50% two months prior. The refundable security deposit is $5000 for the cats and $3000 for the monohulls. It can be reduced to $1000 for an additional payment of $50 per day to a max of $500 for the cats or $30 per day to a max of $300 for the monohulls. Payment can be by wire transfer or check to Seabbatical modern ocean voyaging and mailed to the address on the contract or even on line through Here is a Credit Card Authorisation Form PDF for the security deposit. 

    4. Let us know the details: Like when we might expect to meet you at the dock. What you would like for cruising permits and park passes. If you think a captain might be a help for the first day let us know so we can try to organize someone that you might enjoy. Details page

    5. Read Operating Manual for your Yacht
    When you get a chance read the operators manual for the boat you are chartering.

    7Pre- trip inventory and maintenance
    Please go to the link below when you arrive at the boat or you can down load the PDF and take a copy with you.

    8. Maintenance log will need to be filled out when ever there is a service call to the boat and one week before your departure from the boat

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