The Respite

The Respite is a 27′ Cape Horn center console offshore charter fishing boat.  She is powered by twin 200hp four stroke Yamaha outboard engines, offering the most reliable power on the market.   She has 22 fishing rod holders, 4 outlets for electric reels, a 45 gallon live well, wash down pump, 700 qt built in ice box, built in drink cooler, tuna door with dive ladder, dual automatic bilge pumps, private area with toilet and comfortable bow seating.

She also has state of the art electronics, including a Rhodan GPS position locking trolling motor to keep you on the fish (no dragging lines), Autopilot which allows the captain hands free operation while trolling and other activities,  12 inch touch Screen GPS chart plotter loaded with 25 years of secret fishing spots,  9 inch touch screen GPS chart plotter loaded with more spots,  satellite weather antenna to keep informed of incoming weather and storms,  high definition radar to further track thunder storms and allow safe navigation in low visibility situations , 1000 watt Sonar bottom machine to see fish on the deepest spots, twin VHF radios to ensure communications available with other vessels and the Coast Guard, the ability to send an text message via satellite while fishing out of range of cell phones,  GPS enabled emergency locator beacon in the event of an emergency, and a Fusion AM/FM/satellite radio to keep the tunes going.  Safety equipment includes, well stocked first aid kit, Type I commercial life vests with lights and reflective material, and emergency signal flares.    The Respite is built and equipped to get you to your site safely and quickly.  Once on location she has everything needed to bring success to the day.  If you are concerned about the quality of the fishing vessel you will be fishing on then look no further.

“Trust in the Lord with all of your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him and he will make your paths straight”

Proverbs 3:5


I have been on a lot of charter trips in Destin and Blue Water Escape is by far the best trip I have ever had. Thanks for a great day!!!

John David Hill
John David Hill