Captain Jacks also offers amazing pleasure cruises. Vida Loca is a brand new 36ft luxury power Catamaran that boasts top of the range equipment, a blue tooth Rockford sound system, teak decks, fly bridge and a fully functional toilet. The vessel is propelled by two new Yamaha V8 motors. Our vessel is commercially surveyed with the South African Maritime Safety Authority and has all necessary safety equipment on board. We are happy to tailor cruises for birthdays, engagements, VIP transits and family excursions.

Bay Cruise

Bay cruises are available out of Hout Bay Harbour every day. The cruise is a one-hour trip to Duiker Island to view the seals in their natural habitat. The vessel will then cruise back to Hout Bay Harbour. Terms and conditions: This cruise is for a maximum of four guests. Should you require more seats this will be at an additional charge of R700 per person. We encourage you to wear a cap and sunscreen.

Sunset Cruise

Sunset Cruises depart from Hout Bay Harbour and return once the sun has set. Generally this trip is three hours long and will include a cruise along side Chapman’s Peak, then the vessel will head across to Duiker Island to view seals. We return to the base of Chapman’s to settle down and enjoy the evenings sunset before our final cruise back to Hout Bay Harbour. Terms and conditions: Our sunset cruise can accommodate up to ten guests. Bring along a warm jacket, possibly a towel and sunscreen. The trip is self catering, you are welcome to bring your own drinks and snacks. We can arrange catering for you with prior notice and at extra cost.

Half Day Cruise

Half Day Cruises depart from Hout Bay Harbour. The vessel will cruise to Duiker Island to view the seal colony that is unique to this area. We will then cruise past Llundudno and head off to Camps Bay. Here we will anchor for an hour to enjoy incredible views and scenery this famous area offers. We will then depart towards Sea Point lighthouse where we will turn around for our return trip to Hout Bay.

Terms and conditions: Our half-day cruise can accommodate up to ten guests. Bring along a warm jacket, towel and sunscreen. The trip is self catering, you are welcome to bring your own drinks and snacks. We can arrange catering for you with prior notice and at extra cost.

Please note: All cruises are strictly weather dependent. Weather information will be sent to you prior to your trip. Arrangements can be made for this on request at an additional charge. 20% deposit is required on all bookings. Weather related cancellations will receive a full refund. We can tailor any cruise to your needs.

"Our 'Valentines Day' sunset Cruise was astonishing. The sea was crystal clear, the atmosphere electric and the location to die for!!"

Nigel & Di