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Vessel Details - Vela

About the Vela
Vela is a stately three-masted, gaff-rigged, square topsail schooner, with 8,500 square feet of canvas pulling when her 14 sails all are set. She fills a sailor's heart with joy.

Launched in 1988 in Whidbey Island, Washington, she served as a sail training and marine science education vessel (ex-Tole Mour) sailing in the Channel Islands of Southern California for many years. She is steel-hulled, stoutly built, and equipped with modern safety, navigation and communications equipment. Newly refitted for Caribbean service Vela boasts comfortable, well-appointed cabins and public spaces. She has two cozy solo cabins for single passengers.

In her new career Vela will sail the British Virgin Islands, the French West Indies, and further south in the Windward Islands, on six and twelve-night voyages. Sail Vela, and experience the kind of adventure that fills your soul, in 21st century comfort!

The Vela at a Glance

Berths: 30 in 16 cabins
Crew: 12
Length: 156 Ft
Beam: 30 Ft
Draft: 14 Ft

St. Lucia, Round Trip- (FWI): 6 Nights    
St. Lucia to Grenada: 6 Nights    
Grenada, Round Trip: 6 Nights    
Grenada to St. Lucia: 6 Nights    
St Lucia Round Trip: 12 Night Explorer    
St Lucia Round Trip - (Windward) 6 Nights    

Cabin Pricing Information

  Type Description
Cadet Cabin Standard Cozy upper & lower berth cabins with ensuite bathrooms in the forward section of the ship.
Inside Solo Cabins Standard Cozy inside single occupancy cabin sharing a bathroom with another solo cabin.
Outside Solo Cabin Standard Cozy outside single occupancy cabin sharing a bathroom with another solo cabin.
Standard Cabin Standard Upper & lower berth outside cabin with private ensuite bathroom.
Deluxe Cabin Standard Larger outside cabin with double lower bed and private ensuite bathroom.
Owner's Suite Luxury Large outside queen bed cabin with private ensuite bathroom.
**Pricing shown is subject to change and final prices will be confirmed upon booking.
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