Motor yacht Zen is a stunning motor yacht available in Greece. Built in 2004, Zen has undergone a full refit in 2022 and as a result is modern and welcoming. 9 guests are accommodated in one Master cabin, one VIP cabin and two twin cabins (both cabins can be converted into double beds). One of the twin cabins also has an additional bed in the form of a pullman bed, which is ideal for a child. Luxurious in design, the Master cabin has a walk in wardrobe, seating and en suite bathroom. The Master cabin is situated at the rear of the yacht, perfect for privacy. The VIP cabin has a double sized bed, luxurious sofa and dressing room. Each beautifully furnished cabin has its own en suite bathroom.
The saloon is spacious, comfortable and stylish. The large sofa offers ample seating in the cool of the air conditioning. The outside areas are equally impressive. Sunbathe on the upper sun deck, enjoy an al fresco dinner on the aft deck or enjoy a morning coffee on the bow. Motor yacht Zen offers everything.
Motor yacht Zen is run by a superb crew. Chef Manolis won the 2023 Mediterranean Yacht Show Chef's Competition and in 2022 came 2nd. He is an exceptional chef.
Weekly 2023 charter rate:
High Season (July & August): €43,000+ 13% VAT + 40% APA
Low Season: €38,000 + 13% VAT + 40% APA
Charter rate includes: All running expenses of the yacht, yacht insurance, service of the crew and use of the water toys.
- Private mooring fees are an extra cost. It is not obligatory for the yacht to be in the port each night. The yacht can also anchor in many of the safe anchorages in the area.
- Fuel for motor-operated equipment
- All land tours if requested
- Transfer from/to the airport/hotel can be organised on request.
- Crew Gratuity
APA (Advance Provisioning Allowance): APA is an estimate paid with the balance for covering running costs during the charter (food, drinks, fuel, mooring fees, and anything else that guests might need while on charter). Final accounts will be produced by the Captain at the end of the charter and any unused funds will be refunded in full to the Charterer directly. If the funds are not sufficient, the Captain will advise the Charterer accordingly and bills will be settled upon disembarkation.
Crew Gratuity: Although discretionary, a crew gratuity of 10-15% of the charter fee is customary.
CYBA/MYBA terms will apply.
Payment conditions: 50% of the charter rate within 7 days of signing the charter agreement, remaining 50% plus VAT plus APA, at least 5 weeks before the beginning of the charter.
CAPTAIN: NIKOS BINIERIS
Captain Nikos holds a Captain Diploma and numerous STCW certificates in safety, survival and vessel navigation. He has been working in the yachting industry since 2011 and has sailed at the helm of motor yachts all around the globe ever since. With exceptional knowledge of the Greek Seas and islands, he can visit unique mooring areas and beaches with pristine clear waters that will amaze our guests. He is polite, professional, and always pays attention to the smallest details and safety on board.
Languages: English, French, Russian, Greek.
Interests: Water sports, snowboarding, art and design.
CHEF: MANOLIS PERROS
Manolis holds a Diploma in Culinary Arts from “Le Monde” Institute of Hotel and Tourism Studies in Athens. He also holds certificates in food hygiene and safety, as well as in Italian and Japanese cuisine. Chef Manolis has worked in a kitchen for more than two decades, creating amazing dishes in luxury catering companies, restaurants, hotels and yachts. Over many years he extended his knowledge in Greek, Mediterranean, Italian and Japanese cuisines with an emphasis on seafood. An individual who is very passionate about his job with a very flexible menu as he can create lovely vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian, gluten-free and lactose-free dishes. Moreover, he prefers choosing bio and local products in order to uplift the taste of his dishes. With his enthusiastic personality and exceptional culinary creations, he will create an unforgettable holiday for our guests.
Languages: English, Greek.
STEWARDESS: MELANIE COBALLES CADUNGON
Melanie has more than a decade of professional experience in housekeeping. In 2022 she decided to bring her knowledge and skills to the yachting industry. She has excellent skills in housekeeping, ironing and holds a silver service certificate. Melanie is very organized, polite, and joyful and guarantees that guests will have a relaxed charter.
Languages: English, Filipino Greek
Interests: Travelling, cinema.
ENGINEER: KONSTANTINOS MENIKAS
Konstantinos is a certified Chief Engineer on ships until 4000kw and holds certificates in ship security, personal survival techniques, lifesaving and firefighting, personal safety and medical first aid as well as a speedboat license. He commenced his career at the sea in 2008 working as an engineer on passenger vessels and in 2017 he decided to bring his knowledge and skills to the yachting industry. His enduring experience in engineering will ensure a safe and smooth onboard experience for our guests.
Languages: English, Greek, Russian.
Interests: Hiking, basketball, swimming.
SAILOR: RAMON FLORES
Ramon has been working at sea since 2008, on motor yachts and tanker vessels. Throughout his career, he has become an expert in engine maintenance procedures and can carry out any given assignment. He is a hard worker with great knowledge and skills, and makes the perfect fit for our crew.
Languages: English, Filipino, Greek, Chinese
Interests: Water sports, sailing