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45' Leopard Cat

An affectionate nickname for 
South Africa President Nelson Mandela

Voted "Charter Boat of the Year" when launched by the influential Cruising World Magazine... .

And rightly so! the aesthetics of Madiba's lines make her distinctive and easy on the eye. She literally stands out in a crowd

Madiba #0506-2128  ©DdV@1cyc.com 2007

Welcome to life aboard Madiba. Our yacht, a Leopard 45 catamaran, 
is a design that has been an unqualified success with discerning charterers worldwide.

Madiba's salon
 #1106-10190  ©DdV@1cyc.com 2007

Madiba's cabin #1106-10189  ©DdV@1cyc.com 2007

Madiba's master cabin
 #01106-10187  ©DdV@1cyc.com 2007

The comfortable double ensuite cabins are design masterpieces. 
Each is fitted with crisp percale cotton bed linens and extra large bath sheets.

Head #1106-10188  ©DdV@1cyc.com 2007

The layout of the deck hatches and port lights was developed to ensure the cabins are always well ventilated to ensure maximum comfort.

Madiba sailing

Madiba's Crew

Peter and Colleen Leube  of Madiba
 #1106-10204 ©DdV@1cyc.com 2009

Peter and Colleen Leube
captain and chef

Peter has followed varied and exciting professions ranging from salvage diving on the African Coast to cattle and game farming in Zimbabwe. For the past 4 years he has been involved with the BVI Charter industry where he has earned the reputation of being a very popular and friendly Charter Captain. He has extensive sailing experience together with 6 Ocean crossings and more than 100,000 sea miles and holds a RYA Yacht Master Ocean Certificate. Your safety will be in good hands. Peter is also a Scuba PADI diving Instructor and takes pleasure in showing his guests the fabulous dive sites that he has found in the Caribbean. He is the perfect charter Captain to take you on your next unique and unforgettable vacation!

Colleen was born in Rhodesia and has traveled and lived throughout Africa, Europe and even Las Vegas! Before marrying Peter, she worked in the travel, airline, hotel, restaurant, tourism and car hire industries. Her motto that "strangers are just friends we have not met" demonstrates her likable and outgoing personality. From an early age, she took a keen interest in cooking and her experience in restaurants and on succesful charter yachts has refined her inventive gourmet talents. She has also trained at the Chez Gourmet School of Cooking and loves to adapt to the personal preferences of her guests which makes her a warm and welcoming host.

Look Here for Madiba's Typical Menu 

Equipment & Toys

13' Dinghy w/ 40 HP with bimini
Tube - Sea Biscuit
Knee board - Wakeboard
Water Skis
Stand up Paddle Board

Snorkel Equipment
Fishing Gear
1 Two-man Kayak

Stand Up Paddleboard
Floating Sun Mats
Stereo CD system

Color TV/ DVD and Library
onboard WIFI
Watermaker - Icemaker
Fully Air Conditioned

diveinfo Scuba InstructorDive Instructor, Compressor, 11 tanks, & 6 sets gear onboard
Unlimited Diving @ $35 p/p/ dive Gear is included
-- Resort Course $150 Open Water Refferal $300.

Madiba's Layout

the layout of Madiba

Summer 2016
1  Couple - $ 12,400
2 Couples - $ 13,900
3 Couples - $ 14,900
Winter 2017
1  Couple - $ 12,400
2 Couples - $ 13,900
3 Couples - $ 14,900
Summer 2017
1  Couple - $ 12,400
2 Couples - $ 13,900
3 Couples - $ 14,900
Charter Rates

SPECIAL: $1000 off the listed rates & 5 free dives per certified diver
14 and under less $250 per kid (valid for charters ending by 30 November, 2016

This comfortable  Catamaran cruises the Virgin Islands

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