KAORI

1993 Palmer Johnson  125ft / 38.1m

Guests8Guests
Cabins4Cabins
Crew5Crew

From
$105,000/ week
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Wheelhouse SeatingFlybridge hot tub and seating - can be fully heated area or opened up for warmer climatesStudy attached to Master - can be converted to an additional stateroom with own entrance and headTwin room with own headSalon looking aftKaori in AlaskaSalon looking forwardMaster stateroom with his and her heads

KAORI yacht charter

KAORI is actively available for charter.

The luxury sailing yacht KAORI, previously named MANDALAY, was built by Palmer Johnson and delivered to her owner in 1993, she later underwent a refit in 2020.

Charter guest accommodation

KAORI has been designed to comfortably accommodate up to 8 charter guests in 4 suites.

The guest cabins comprise a primary suite with a king size bed , a cabin with a queen size bed , a cabin with a double bed and a cabin with a twin bed .

Your luxury charter crew

Your luxury charter on board sailing yacht KAORI will be managed by the crew of 5 including the captain.

The crew will ensure you have a relaxed and enjoyable charter experience with all of your needs catered for while on board.

The 5 crew have their own separate crew quarters located below forward allowing guests to enjoy increased levels of privacy.

Amenities & Entertainment

Amenities on board for the charter guests include BBQ, Book library, Coffee machine, Deck shower, Exercise equipment, Light fishing gear, Hammocks, Ice maker, Jacuzzi on deck, Special diets, Sun loungers, Swim platform and Water maker.

An extensive list of further amenities and water toys can be seen under the features and amenities section.

Yacht charter destinations

KAORI is Currently cruising in the West Coast United States.

Sample itineraries for the cruising destinations can be supplied by your professional charter broker allowing you to plan your luxury yacht charter vacation in detail.

Locations

  • West Coast United States
  • South Central Alaska
  • Far North Alaska
  • South West Alaska

Features

  • BBQ
  • Book library
  • Coffee machine
  • Deck shower
  • Exercise equipment
  • Fishing gear - light
  • Hammocks
  • Ice maker
  • Jacuzzi on deck
  • Special diets
  • Sun loungers
  • Swim platform
  • Water maker

Plan

Crew

Robert Sengstaken

Captain

Captain Rob's love of sailing started at a young age on the lakes near his home and has since taken him all over the world. From motor yachts to sailing yachts ranging in sizes up to 170' his experience is vast, and his knowledge is all encompassing from the helm to the engine room. He enjoys sharing his love of sailing with others and has many years teaching youth how to sail off the coast of New England, Maine, and Martha’s Vineyard. Captain Robert has had a very diverse career in the marine industry that includes crab fishing, marine and biological research on university vessels and catamarans in Hawaii.

Becca has been racing sailboats for 3 years and knows how to work as part of a team. She has her yacht master offshore and is currently working towards her commercial endorsement. She is an easy-going, dedicated shipmate and works incredibly hard. She is very versatile in her abilities on deck and interior.

Lee first came to Alaska in 1995. She drove from California with her dog and her kayak, exploring Alaska from the Inside Passage to the Top of the World Highway in the Yukon. It was then that the nature of Alaska and her unique communities grabbed a special place in her heart. She has paddled with Killer Whales, Humpback Whales, walked the tundra with Polar Bears, Brown Bears, and shared a beach with Walrus!
Lee has been leading exclusive yacht expeditions in Southeast and Southcentral Alaska for over twenty years. Over that time, she has developed an intimate knowledge of the waters and wildlife of coastal Alaska, and desires to share knowledge of that wilderness with her passengers. Her presentations on wildlife and culture are both educational and enjoyable.
She has a deep connection and respect for the native culture in Southeast Alaska, and many contacts within the communities in the small villages and towns.
Lee has had the opportunity to work with over 25 Yachts: the Owners, Captains, and crews, and has loved every minute of it.

Destinations

Frequently Asked Questions

How much to charter KAORI?

KAORI has a weekly charter price starting at $105,000 and an estimated daily charter price of $17,500.

KAORI can accommodate 8 sleeping guests on board in 4 cabins.

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Specification

Yacht nameKAORI
Prior nameMANDALAY
Speed (cruising)18.5kph / 10kn
Speed (max)24.1kph / 13kn
EngineTwin CAT 3406
HullMonohull
StabilizersAt anchor (0 speed)
Launched1993
Refitted2020
BuilderPalmer Johnson