Frequently asked questions
Are there any costs associated with cancellations?
Cancellation is free of charge no later than 2 weeks before departure. After that we do charge costs. Call 06 – 44 87 07 34 or mail firstname.lastname@example.org
What if the weather is bad?
From wind force 6 Bft or a weather forecast where thunder is expected, the tour will not continue. You can then choose a new moment free of charge within two months.
The tour continues as usual in the rain; you can sit dry and enjoy!
What does it cost to sail with CAT?
The ‘starting prices’ are stated in the description of the activities.
Call or email us for additional information about the rates. Call 06 – 44 87 07 34 or mail email@example.com
How many people are there on board?
It can be on the CAT for at least 4 and a maximum of 12 people. The 2nd was identical to CAT’s so that is a total of 24 people to get involved. This CAT, however, may not always be available; be sure.d.p. contact us for advice.
Which places can we visit with CAT?
We sail on the Markermeer. You can make day trips to Pampus, Muiden, Uitdam, Volendam, Marken, Monnickendam, Edam, Hoorn and Enkhuizen.
A day trip to the Marker Wadden is recommended; a unique nature reserve in development; a natural paradise for fish and birds and a wonderful recreational island.
With multi-day trips we can also visit locations on the IJsselmeer. Think of Medemblik, Urk, Hindeloopen, Makkum and the Wadden Islands.
How do you deal with the Corona measures?
We follow the guidelines of the RIVM and the regulations of the government (among others the Protocol Reopening Horeca):
- the catamaran is cleaned before passengers come on board
- the number of passengers is limited to a maximum of 6 to 12; depending on the composition (family unit/couple/individual)
- passengers and crew keep 1.5 m away from everyone; except within a family or between couples
- on board, there is sufficient space to keep this distance
- on board we focus on hygiene
- there are latex gloves and disinfectant on board (not mandatory)
- people sitting / moving outdoors, in the cockpit under the roof or elsewhere on deck
- only people without health problems (cough, sore throat, cold, fever, etc.) and people who have not been in contact with people who have corona can register (this is requested on the registration form)
We expect you to:
- observe the RIVM guidelines
- always keep a distance of 1.5 m; when boarding, during the trip and when disembarking
Is there Wifi on board while sailing?
Yes, there is Wifi on board while sailing; it can even connect up to 24 devices.
Is there a toilet on board?
Yes, there is a toilet on board and even a shower to rinse yourself after a swim in the Markermeer.
How about the catering?
CAT ensures excellent catering during your trip!
There are many options; ao:
arrangement of coffee / tea / water / soft drinks / refreshments: including
lunch: from € 15 pp
wine, beer, cocktails: from € 4 ps
snacks: from € 5 pp
We take special wishes into account.
Call or email for more information. Call 06 – 44 87 07 34 or mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Which locations do we get on and off?
You can choose from the following boarding places:
Marina De Zeilhoek Katwoude
The advantages of these marinas:
Easily accessible by public transport
Direct sailing connection to the Markermeer (no locks or bridges)
Other boarding locations are also possible ; we are happy to consult with you!
How about liability?
Participation in CAT activities is at your own risk.
CAT is all risk insured against damage and also has company liability insurance.
Sailthecat is not liable for loss of or damage to customers’ luggage or belongings
(including cash, jewelry, electronic equipment, clothing, or other valuables).
The customer is liable for damage caused by him / her, unless the damage is attributable to the actions or omissions of the entrepreneur and / or crew.
Do we have to bring something ourselves?
It can be a bit cooler on the water than on shore; therefore bring an extra sweater or jacket.
You stay dry in the rain; in the cockpit or saloon you are nice and dry and warm; there is even heating on board.
You can burn faster on the water; so bring sunscreen and protect your head with a cap. Fortunately, on CAT you can also sit in the shade on the comfortable benches in the cockpit.
A life jacket is available for everyone on board.
Boarding place Marina De Zeilhoek Katwoude
Hoogedijk 7, 1145 PM Katwoude, Nederland
Boarding place Marina Uitdam
Zeedijk 2, 1154PP uitdam
Sail The Cat
Phone : +31(0)644870734
Address : Hogedijk 6, 1145 PM Katwoude, berth 142
Reg.no. : 56217919 (Sail The Cat is a trade name under V.O.F. De Coachhaven)
VAT : NL852025853B01
IBAN : NL90RABO0343423928
BIC : RABONL2U