M/Y Stella Maris
The Stella Maris is the finest luxury yacht in the Galapagos.
This is a true charter yacht, designed for exclusive use by an extended family or a group of close friends—up to twelve guests, served by a crew of ten.
Stella Maris began its service in the Galapagos in 2014.
Stella Maris features a steel mono-hull with an aluminum superstructure and two Caterpillar engines, each delivering 625 horsepower.
These large twin engines enable a cruising speed of 11 knots, with a maximum speed of 14 knots.
Stella Maris is also appreciably equipped with stabilizers—a rare feature in the Galapagos.
Stella Maris Cabins
Stella Maris houses six air-conditioned en-suite staterooms:
- (1) Master Cabin—(312 sq. ft, king-bedded, on bridge deck)
- (2) Elegant VIP Cabins—(193 sq. ft each, on main deck)
- (3) Additional Staterooms—(129 sq. ft each, below main deck)
The staterooms below the main deck can be configured with a double or twin-bedded layout.
Wet Bar, Professional Kitchen & More
Stella Maris also features a beautiful Central Staircase, separating the formal dining room from the ample living room.
The living room is equipped with television, DVD library, and Bose audio.
On the main deck, aft doors lead to a large shaded social area, perfect for dining alfresco.
Diverse Onboard Menu
The Stella Maris culinary staff prides themselves on catering to all dining preferences.
Accordingly, this Galapagos charter yacht serves imaginative Ecuadorian cuisine, featuring “the best accents of the Pacific Ocean”.
Wines onboard are carefully selected by the owner from the best vineyards in South America.
Other Stella Maris amenities include:
- Jetted Tub
- Wet Bar
- Professional Kitchen
Wi-Fi, Internet, and satellite communication are also available.
Available Exclusively for Galapagos Charter
The Stella Maris is available exclusively as a Galapagos charter for eight days / seven nights, Monday to Monday.
Stella Maris Galapagos Tour Itineraries
The “A” itinerary concentrates on the eastern and central islands of the archipelago.
The “B” itinerary navigates in the central and western islands.
Each day of your Stella Maris Galapagos voyage, you’ll enjoy a different opportunity to discover the unique landscapes and amazing wildlife of the islands.
Active Galapagos Adventure
Kayak, stand-up paddle board, and snorkeling equipment are provided, as are wetsuits.
Diving tours can also be arranged.
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Galapagos Yacht Charters can be combined with pre- and post-cruise touring in mainland Ecuador, Peru, Panama, Colombia, or Costa Rica. Contact LANDED at 801.582.2100 for full information and availability. We will respond to your request the same day.
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