Live your dream on-board Gipsea surfing some world class breaks. A private charter with Gipsea offers the opportunity to tackle some of Fiji's best waves in comfort and style. After a day of surfing, relax on board with fine foo, and modern amenities. The Gipsea's crew can provide everything you'll need to have a successful surfing holiday, meaning all you need to bring is your skills. On request, they can also organize photographers to catch those once in a lifetime moments, instructors to get you up to speed, and equipment for hire.
The Gipsea is a 46 foot yacht at home in Fiji. For the freedom to choose where and when you surf look no further than this amazing boat.
Built in Tahiti during the late 70’s, Gipsea sailed extensively around the South Pacific before settling down in Fiji. Having undergone an extensive refurbishment in 2012 and 2013, the Gipsea is fully fitted to ensure maximum comfort during your private cruise.
Your surf charter with Gipsea will depart from Wailoaloa Beach or Denarau Marina early morning. Three hours later, you will be surfing some of the best waves in Fiji such as Cloud Break, Restaurants, Swimming Pools etc...
For a few days be the first and the last one in the water. Optimize your surfing time and relax between sessions on a very comfortable yacht. The dedicated crew will make sure that your needs are fulfilled at all times providing delicious meals, soft drinks, seasonal fruits, snacks, towels and bedding on the boat. Just bring your boards, best tricks and alcoholic beverages.
The Gipsea normally sails back on the last day with the sunset. This will allow you to surf every day of the trip. It can accommodate groups up to 8 surfers. If needed, it can also organize surf boards and instructor, photographer and cameraman are available on request for a reasonable surcharge.
The Gipsea can sleep up to 7 or 8 people (3 double and 4 single bunks). It is fitted with an on-board toilet and two outdoor showers. Good meals and soft drinks are normally included and prepared by the crew. If you are on a tighter budget, you can supply for your own during your stay. Special BBQ’s can be arranged at the famous Musket Island Bar, if the surfing conditions are not as good as expected, they can take you sailing around amazing spots. Bedding are provided on-board so all you have to worry about is your surf skills and maybe some alcoholic beverages to chill with at the end of an exciting day.
Gipsea is geared with:
- 12 foot tender with 8HP or 17 footer with 25HP (4men to 8 men).
- 3 x double birth and 4 x single birth. You can also sleep on deck outside with our LiLos (really comfy close-cell mattresses X 12).
- One Indoor toilet and 2 outdoor showers.
- Inboard Engine Ford Lehman 120 HP.
- One 80 liters fridge/Freezer and 2 ice chest
- 2 x deep sea fishing rods, 3 x spear-gun, 3 x trolling lines and lots of lures.
- 400 watts sound system on deck with I phone connection
- Navigation system
- Good sailing capabilities
The Gipsea crew can arrange a variety of meals and drinks or just have the yacht crewed and ready for you if you wish to bring your own. They happily cater for allergies when they are aware a few days before departure.
Surf & Other Activities
The Gipsea aims to optimize surfing time. As often as possible the boat departs early morning on the first day from Wailoaloa Beach or Denarau beach front hotels. This will allow you two good long days of surf on the first and the last day on-board. If needed, instructors and boards can be provided as well as photographers and a cameraman to capture those once in a life time moments. With some of the best surfing to be had in Fiji such as Cloud Break, Restaurants, Swimming Pools or Wilkes you are sure to love every minute. And, if surfing isn’t enough you can also make full use of the fishing gear, Li-Los, snorkeling sets and tender provided on-board.
Boat pick up can be arranged from Wailoaloa Beach resorts and Denarau Beach front hotels.
In case the surf is not as good as expected they offer a wide range of activities and various destinations in the Mamanuca island group. You will be able to use the boat’s fishing and spear fishing gear, floating Li-Los, Hammock, snorkeling sets and tender. The boat is comfortable and offers wide shaded areas, cushioned seating all around, toilets, outdoor showers, a nice galley and a good sound system. It is the perfect platform for a good time on the water.
- Meal plan, snacks, soft drinks and bottled water
- Fishing, spear fishing and snorkeling gear