Chartered boat rides, Cape Town
Visitors staying at one of the many types of luxury Waterfront accommodation, which range from stylish self catering apartments to some of the finest 5 star hotels in Cape Town, should really experience the extravagance of a chartered boat ride. Many of these various types of boats and yachts depart from the working harbor and guests staying at the many Cape Town Waterfront apartments would surely have seen these vessels from their balconies.
One of the better known chartered boat rides is the Tigger 2, which has been operating for 14 years and offers an exclusive cruising experience. The Tigger 2 takes guests around the Cape Peninsula, ensuring that absolute comfort and style is achieved. The Tigger 2 Royale is the company’s second boat, is the deluxe version of the first vessel and is intended to cater for VIP’s and up market function requests.
The Tigger catamaran cruisers, measuring 53 meters and 55 meters respectively, are licensed to carry 50 passengers, including crew and are able to cater to individuals as well as groups. Both Tiggers include a spacious lounge area, which also doubles as a dining area, it is equipped with a 42inch plasma screen and a DVD player, this may prove useful for corporate presentations.
A bar lounge is also available on board the catamaran, there are also ladies and gents facilities and two large open sundecks allowing guests to enjoy the fresh sea air while soaking up some sun and enjoying the spectacular views.
They offer a range of catering styles to suit the event, such as simple snacks, plated and buffet dinners for day charters, corporate functions and even weddings and have a selection of menus available on request.
Their standard cruises begin at R200 per person, depending on the guest’s choice of charter, at such a reasonable rate, any visitor staying at any Cape Town Waterfront accommodation would be silly not to take advantage of such a novel experience at their doorstep.