PASSION is a 48.40-metre megayacht launched by Anastassiades & Tsortanides in 1989 and last refitted in 2015. Privately owned before, this luxury yacht has undergone a complete yet sympathetic refit, retaining most of her original fittings. A vessel of great character, she now offers her guests a sense of refinement and exclusivity while providing all of the modern passenger comforts.
Completely refurbished and adapted to cruise in Galapagos all year round, PASSION is the largest charter yacht in the Galapagos Islands. PASSION is the ultimate ship for an incredible Galapagos expedition.
ACCOMMODATION & FACILITIES
PASSION can comfortably accommodate up to 14 guests in 7 ample and elegant staterooms, including a Master Suite, a Vip Suite, two Double staterooms and three Twin. All staterooms are located on the lower deck, they are fully air-conditioned and feature TVs and en suite bathrooms. The Master and the VIP suite also offer a separate lounge area. PASSION features lavish indoor and outdoor areas distributed over 4 decks that offer the maximum privacy and comfort to her guests. Timeless styling, beautiful furnishings and sumptuous seating feature throughout to create an elegant and comfortable atmosphere. The ample salon offers a cosy sofa area equipped with a flat-screen TV and great entertainment system, continued by a beautifully decorated formal dining area with seating for 14 guests. From the salon area, the guests have access to a bright and modern lounge area equipped with sofas, wet bar and surrounded by floor to ceiling windows that offer panoramic views upon the surroundings. Passion megayacht emanates luxury from every angle, although still retaining many of her original features such as teak wood decks and rose-coloured marble bathrooms. Regarding the outdoor areas, PASSION offers ample interior and exterior social areas, a panoramic sky lounge with bar and sliding glass doors, separate dining room and wonderfully spacious decks with a further secluded sun deck with lounge chairs and Jacuzzi; all beautifully set off by the more than 200 m2 of fine teak decking. With a service ratio of one crew member per guest, service is second to none, whilst the first-class galley produces gourmet cuisine of international standards. Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be served al fresco in the outdoor dining area, allowing guests to enjoy the amazing views of the Galapagos Islands where sunsets and moonrises are stunning. Special occasions are taken to an entirely new level. The crew members are experts in hospitality and party planning, being able to make a birthday, anniversary, or family reunion the most memorable of a lifetime.
PASSION offers extensive entertainment and leisure facilities on board, making her ideal for entertaining friends and family on your charter vacation. There’s ample space for enjoying an alfresco lunch or dinner on deck, or simply lounging in the sunshine and working on your tan next to the jacuzzi. As well, her stabilizers will minimize the motion at sea, allowing you to enjoy your charter to the fullest.
Built with steel hull and aluminium superstructure, PASSION has a cruising speed of 12 knots, a maximum speed of 15 knots and a range of 4,606nm from her 50,000litre fuel tanks. She easily combines performance and style.
There’s a portfolio of toys available onboard including Wake Boards, kayaks and snorkelling equipment, perfect for keeping guests entertained as you discover the beauty of Galapagos.