Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)


Horizon Yacht Charters BVI are delighted to present the Royal Cape 53 luxury crewed catamaran “UltimaLife”, available for BVI luxury-crewed yacht charter.

UltimaLIFE is a very late model 53′ catamaran with amazing headroom and exceedingly spacious. She offers 4 staterooms all with queen size berths and their own private bath and shower. The yacht is fully air-conditioned for your comfort. The cockpit is amazing spacious plus there is a large foredeck for lounging and relaxing.

NOTE: Above photo is UltimaLIFE, salon and cockpit photos are of sistership Majestic Spirit. Cabin photos are of UltimaLife.

So join Horizon Yacht Charters in the British Virgin Islands and enjoy the Caribbean sailing vacation of your dreams!

Food and beverage is all inclusive, but special requests for specific food items or branded beverages are subject to additional charge.

Please note that a 10% supplement applies from Dec 18 to Jan 4 and all rates exclude optional gratuity.

Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)

Hull type
Length (LOA)
53' / 16.15 m
Beam (width)
28' 6" / 8.69 m
Air Conditioning
Draft (depth)
4' / 1.22 m
Water capacity
0 gal / 0 L
Engine size (standard)
75 hp / 55 kW
No. of engines

Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)



4 guest cabins each (4) Queen berths plus – each with private ensuite bath with electric head and beautiful shower. Full A/C for guests comfort.

Extra high headroom throughout the vessel, very large cockpit with two tables (each table will seat 8) plus bar, forward bow has vast seating area with folding sports seats for guests comfort.

Salon has seating at table for 10 guests.


Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)

Your Crew

Captain: Ed Ray

Captain Ed Ray has been boating for 45 years from his early days fishing around the Golden Isles of Georgia, to the turquoise waters of the Bahamas and the wilds of the Amazon River. Ed’s love for sailing has taken us from the coast of Florida, to the islands of the Caribbean and beyond. Ed holds a USCG 100 ton Master License, STCW-95 certificate and several ASA sailing certificates. Ed’s passion for sailing and fishing is rivaled by his art for grilling. He has grilled many delectable specialties such as Lobster, Steak, Fish and Ribs for friends and family outings and now grills these delights aboard Ultamalife. Ed’s love of life and people forged his decision to share his experiences with other people through chartering.


First Mate/Chef: Kathleen

Kathleen has shared 45 years of boating with Ed and has an intense love for the sea. Kathleen has been both an R.N. and Registered Pharmacist but always dreamed of sailing away to tropical climes. She has had a love for cooking and entertaining for friends, family and always spearheaded special events such as executive dinners and Holiday Open Houses. Kathleen also holds a USGC 50 ton Master license and a STCW-95 certificate as well as, several certificates from the American Sailing Association.

Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)

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Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)


ROKS also comes equipped with an array of different water toys for you and the family to enjoy; a kneeboard, snorkel gear or kayaks will be waiting for you on your arrival. The dinghy is a 6 pax, 12 ft. center control. Powered by 30 hp, it is good for watersports and for getting you ashore in the evening.

Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)


Charter Rates

Crewed Weekly Rates for “ROKS” are as follows.

  • High Rate: US$20,000 per week for the entire yacht
  • Low Rate: US$17,000 per week for the entire yacht

All rates are for 7 nights, 8 days.

Royal Cape 53 Catamaran “Ultimalife” (2010)

Terms & Conditions

Crewed Charter Rates

The Horizon Yacht Charters BVI Crewed Charter rates are for 7 nights per vessel and are based on number of guests. Please see individual yacht pages for detailed specifications and charter rates. Horizon Yacht Charters luxury crewed yacht charters come complete with your own personal Captain & Chef (and in the larger yachts, first mate and hostess).  NB some yachts may be skipper only (with the option of a chef) – they are stated as such. Your meals aboard are included in the rate and prepared to your groups’ individual preferences and dietary requirements. Beverages are also included but please note special requests for specific brands may be subject to additional charge.  Watersports equipment (such as paddle boards, kayaks etc) are also included and some yachts offer all inclusive diving.

High season rates typically apply from December to April, low season May to November, but please do check the seasonal rates for your yacht.

Each individual crewed yacht may charge for certain additional expenses (e.g. National Park Permit, Cruising permit, different port collections or departures).  Please ask for a full break-down of costs for your chosen yacht.

All yachts come with tenders with outboards and safety equipment. Please review the individual yacht specification on our website for further details of available equipment and details of inclusions and exclusions.

Yacht photographs and specifications act as a guide and are for information purposes only.  Although we endeavor to ensure that images are accurate reflections of the yachts in our fleet, certain aspects may vary slightly.

Please note that our bareboat repeat client discount does not apply to our crewed charter fleet.


C = Cabins, H = Heads, AC = Air Conditioning

Supplements to the published rates may apply during Christmas and New Year periods. Please contact us for confirmation of rates.

Charter Rates shown above are for 7 nights per vessel (Christmas and New Year supplements on selected yachts). Crewed Charters usually start at noon and finish at noon, but please do check times for your particular yacht. 

The BVI government may soon implement a 7% Accommodation tax on charters. Should this be implemented in the future the relevant additional fees shall be levied on your charter.

An Environmental levy of $10 per head is payable by all visitors to the BVI on arrival (effective 1st Sept 2017).

Bookings and Cancellations – We require a 50% deposit to confirm the reservation and the balance due of 50% no later than 45 days prior to charter start date. A smaller deposit and interim fee may be acceptable for bookings made more than 12 months in advance. Cancellation fees apply, and vary from yacht-to-yacht. Please check the specific terms for your yacht at the time of booking.

Trip Cancellation Insurance: We strongly recommended this as it protects you should anything unforeseen occur before your holiday. Click Here for more details.

Conditions apply to all charters. Crewed Charter Rates are subject to change without notice.

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