90′ catamaran Orion is based in the Caribbean for Winter and accommodates up to 8 guests! Snorkel in the calm and clear turquoise water, relax in the sun with a cocktail or enjoy the water toys. Get ready to have the adventure of a life time! I visited Orion at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show and was treated to some fabulous holistic cuisine

S/Y Orion, 90′ Catamaran

90 foot Orion at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show! Orion 90 at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show!

90 foot Orion at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show! Orion 90 at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show!

ORION 87 feet long with a beam of 39’ this sailing catamaran is perfect for families!

A floating luxury waterfront condo where the location and scenery change daily to suit your whim! 4 cabin family friendly layout has an en suite king master and the en suite VIP that converts from one king to two single beds.

In the separate family apartment, kids will stake claim to the “Pirates Den” with two double beds plus a smaller child’s bed. It shared a private head and shower with the adjoining king cabin.

The beautiful interior for Orion 90The beautiful interior for Orion 90

With 25 years of charter experience and 200,000 sea miles Captain Scott Fratcher and Chef Allison Thompson’s goal is still to make each guests time aboard Orion memorable and to make each day an exciting adventure.

Scott and Allison were instrumental team members in the record breaking biodiesel powered Earthrace’s 60 day circumnavigation.

Scott is a noted author with eight books in the marine field and over 50 published articles. Scott’s work has been printed in over a dozen countries and his stories have been translated into multiple languages including Chinese.

Looking for a HOLISTIC EXPERIENCE AND a YOGA Instructor?

Chef Allison Thompson created some wonderful holistic cuisine at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show! Chef Allison Thompson created some wonderful holistic cuisine at the 2015 Antigua Yacht Show!

Chef Allison Thompson is happy to cook any time of cuisine you like, but particularly specializes in holistic and gourment raw food!

Want to come back from vacation without gaining 7 lbs? Here it is, great food that you will give you energy not put you down for a nap…Allison is happy to lead yoga classes to YOUR level on the front deck of the yacht.

Allison’s culinary style is inspired by her world travel she likes to use fresh produce, option for local spray free, organic and free range when available.

I had the opportunity to enjoy Allison’s cuisine during the Antigua Yacht Show, where she showcased a sample raw gourmet menu…

Raw zucchini pasta with olives, pine nuts, capers, fresh basil and garlic Raw zucchini pasta with olives, pine nuts, capers, fresh basil and garlic

Raw version of an Waldorf salad. With apples, orange, poppy seed dressing.

Raw chipotle red pepper cold soup with cashew base with cashew mayo

Raw zucchini pasta with olives, pine nuts, capers, fresh basil and garlic

Macadam pecan date crust Key lime with coconut meat and lecithin to bind, whipped cream and Irish moss

Yes, it was as good as the pictures looked 🙂 Allison aptly and quickly made accommodations for allergies I had additionally!

Rates

Dining table on Orion 90 Dining table on Orion 90

Orion’s normal winter rates for 7 nights fully crewed and inclusive range from $39,000 for 4 guests to $44,000 for 8 guests.

We will be happy to book your family on board this beautiful yacht which I viewed in Antigua. Check out our page on Orion here

Or call 734-716-0678