The Huey 1 is a 27 metre ex customs patrol vessel customised for surf charters. The Huey has completed 12 seasons in the area making it one of the most experienced vessels in the region, with owner Sooly and his highly skilled staff having over 20 years experience travelling through Indonesia and its waters.
From $3200 pp for 11 nights
The regular Mentawai charter runs for 10 days and 11 nights with most of the travelling being done at night to maximise surf time.
The Huey can accommodate up to 11 guests with all cabins having ducted and split system air-con. The Huey has been fully set up to make your surf trip as comfortable as possible with luxuries like a dedicated TV room with full surround sound, satellite TV and a library of 800 movies for your down time.
On deck there is a huge shaded area decked out with hammocks perfect for chilling after a day of epic surf. The dining area is on deck also providing views of the surf and scenery. Included in the cost are your transfers, 3 awesome meals, 6 pack of Bintangs per day, full use of amenities, camera equipment so bring your hard drive to take all your pics home, unlimited use of the speed boats to access surf breaks, and your Mentawai taxes.
It is also possible to use the satellite phone and for extra beers or wine will come at your own cost.
The Mentawai Islands offer some of the best and most consistent waves in the world. Huey has been operating in these waters since 1999 providing surfers with a variety of waves to suit all levels of ability. The peak season runs from May through to September with the fringe months being March, April, October and November.
The off season is December through to January . Its no secret the Mentawai’s are getting more crowded and with the Huey you are still scoring uncrowded waves through there willingness to burn more fuel and search, making them an epic surf charter option.