Yacht Charter ASHA By Maiora
Accommodation is for up to nine guests in four cabins consisting of a master suite, VIP suite, a double and a twin with a Pullman berth, and all cabins have entertainment centers, television screens and en-suite bathroom facilities. In addition, there are quarters for four crew in two cabins. An open-plan saloon has cream sofas to port and starboard with coffee tables and an entertainment center, including a large flat screen television, while forward is a formal dining area seating eight guests. The large flybridge offers an excellent area for al fresco entertainment featuring sun pads, a Jacuzzi, a wet bar and fridge, a dining table for up to 8 guests and a Bimini top providing shade.The bow of the yacht also offers a excellent space for sun bathing and privacy. The 2011 refit also saw the swim platform extended to create a small beach club with beach chairs and umbrella. The interior refit included new carpets throughout, new soft furnishings in the main salon and in all guest cabins, and new artwork and other decorations. The aft deck features a new table with a sofa and chairs offering comfortable exterior dining for 8 guests.
The master stateroom situated below aft features a queen size bed, a sofa and a walk in closet leading to the ensuite, which has double sinks, a bath tub and a heated towel rack.
The VIP stateroom below forward has a queen size bed, a wardrobe and a en ensuite with a shower and a heated towel rack.
The Twin stateroom below (port side) has two single beds, a pullman bed, a wardrobe and an ensuite with a shower and a heated towel rack.
The Double stateroom below (starboard side) features a double bed, a wardrobe and an ensuite with a shower and a heated towel rack.
Double 190x 140
Twin 190x 75 ( x2)
Audio Visual Equipment and Deck Facilities:
Decoders: British Sky
Salon: Flat Screen SHARP 32" TV with the latest Bose sound system (including the aft deck and the fly bridge)
Flatscreen TV and DVD in all cabins (26" in the Master and VIP, 15" in the double and the twin cabin) with Bose sound system and remote controls.
I-Pod connections in all cabins, salon and fly bridge.
Internet for guests (3G Card),
GSM Telephone and Fax
Zeljko was born and raised in the beautiful historic town of Split, Croatia. Growing up he was always involved in various sports and outdoor activities in particular sailing. Zeljko participated in numerous sailing regattas and represented his yacht club locally and internationally. Having been raised on the Dalmatian coast his family has always been involved with boating and the sea. They own a vintage wooden boat that has been in the family for over 60 years and ran a multigenerational sail manufacturing company.
After graduating nautical school, Zeljko obtained maritime certificates and hands on experience. He started working on commercial vessels in the off shore oil and gas industry. After settling down and starting a family Zeljko transitioned to private and charter yachts. Most of his professional career was spent on yachts from 35 to 130 feet.
Zeljko has a true passion for yachting which he loves to share with the crew and charter guests. His hobbies include: sailing, biking, skiing, tennis and vintage boat restoration. Zeljko currently resides in Split with his wife Anamaria and daughter Karmen.
As the Captain Zeljko is responsible for the safety, overall running and financial management of the vessel, crew and guests. He ensures the safe and efficient operation of the yacht at all times, including compliance with all safety procedures and regulations, as well as adherence to International Flag, Port State and local laws and regulations. The Captain has a close relationship with his crew and provides leadership, guidance and support, while encouraging both teamwork and individual accountability.
Licenses & Certificates: Master of a ship up to 500 GT (STCW II/3), Officer in charge of the navigation watch on a ship of 500 GT or more (STCW II/1), GMDSS general radio operator`s certificate (STCW IV/2), ARPA (operational level), Application of leadership and team working skills (STCW A-II/1, A-III/1,A-III/6), Bridge resource management (STCW A-II/1,A-II/2), Basic training (STCW VI/1), Passenger ship safety (STCW V/2), Proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats operations (STCW VI/2-1), Medical first aid (STCW VI/4-1), Advanced fire-fighting (STCW VI/3), Security awareness (STCW VI/6-1), Seafarer with designated security duties (STCW VI/6-2), Rating forming a part of the navigational watch (STCW II/4)
Previous Yachts: Vita Mal, Susan II, Dora, Ronda, Anadora, Barba Branko, Nada, Luna
Tomo was born and raised in Croatia, province of Dalmatia. After completing high school in cooking, he started working as an apprentice in a Croatian eminent five star hotel. But the calling of the sea was greater so Tomo set sail following his dream, becoming a Chef. Step by step, he advanced to Chief Cook position first on merchant ships. Then on offshore installations, where he met a variety of nationalities through sailing all corners of the world such as Europe, South Africa, Australia, Far and middle East, North and South America even remote ports of Amazon river.
After ten years of sailing he came back to school to obtain his diploma of Master Chef in Dalmatian cuisine with highest standard of quality and hygiene HACCP/ISO 2200:2005. He then obtained his life goal to work as Chef in eminent Croatian restaurants and luxury hotels. Eager to better himself he accepted the challenge of testing himself on several international competitions with success where he was recognized as Master in Mediterranean cuisine. The calling of the sea was greater as he discovered yachting a perfect place to combine his knowledge of worldwide cuisine. He is interested in football, hiking & discovering rustic dishes. Tomo recently worked on chartered yachts in Mediterranean. Bringing his highest standards of good seamanship, safety and security to the industry. His fusion of rustic and modern cuisine is expecting you on board M/Y Asha.