OCEANIS 485 - MEURSAULT
About Beneteau Oceanis 485 ''Meursault'' bareboat charter yacht in Martinique:
A sailboat that combines cutting-edge design elements of its more prestigious sister ship, Beneteau Sense 50, is always going to be a recommendable yacht charter option. With a great accommodation arrangement suitable for up to 10 guests (2 salon berths are available, but permission in Caribbean is granted for 10 guests only) and with an exceedingly open, bright and airy below deck area, as it was always the case with Oceanis range, it is no surprise this boat has one many accolades by now. With a quality sailing set up allowing easy sailing even when shorthanded, the 485 is a highly recommendable sailboat indeed.
Even though only a couple of years old, Beneteau Oceanis 48 models are already available for bareboat yacht charters and family sailing holidays in all main sailing destinations worldwide. This particular model is based on Island of Martinique in Windward Islands of the East Caribbean with a typical one week yacht charter itinerary covering most of the Southern and Western coast of Martinique and West part of neighbouring island St Lucia. The clients would normally visit Anse d'Arlet, Fort de France, Fort Louis, Anse Mitan, Rodney Bay in St Lucia and Marigot Bay, La Soufriere and Les Deux Pitons. Longer term yacht charters could also take you further South towards St Vincent's Blue Lagoon and the Grenadines islands of Becquia, Tobago Cays and the Union Island or on the other side towards Guadeloupe and Dominaca. In case you are interested in boat hire in Martinique and wish to sail on the Oceanis 485, please fill out the Yacht Charter Request on the top right corner of this page or contact us by e-mail or telephone for your own personalised and discounted quote.
More about Beneteau Oceanis 485 ''Meursault'' bareboat charter yacht in Martinique:
The largest in the range of latest Oceanis range from Beneteau, the 48' carries the same design philosophy as its smaller brothers the Oceanis 45 and 41. The immensely large cockpit, twin helms and most notable the distinctive cockpit arch which mainly serves as the anchor point for the mainsheet, as well as the framework for the dodger and the bimini. One of the other innovative features is the motorised fold-down transom which when lowered, acts as a great teak covered swimming platform allowing easy access to the water. Add to this a very respectable sailing performance and high quality finnish which provides luxury feel as if on a much larger boat, and you have a winning formula. Oceanis 48 is therefore a highly recommendable sailboat perfect suitable for bareboat yacht charters and family sailing holidays in all of the East Caribbean and in particular here on Martinique, an island full of all aspects of French culture including excellent cuisine, chic sophistication of local resorts, high quality shops, art galleries and sidewalk cafees. With an added West Indies friendly attitude and warm welcome, great music and dancing venues, and stunning nature with white sandy beaches in the South and black sandy ones in the North of the Island, numerous unspoiled fishing villages, hot springs, lush rainforests, rugged peaks, exotic flora and fauna and numerous locations for divning and snorkelling and you have a great package for your sailing vacation.
This particular boat is very well equipped and this includes a bowthruster, air conditioning, electric toilet pumps, water maker, Radio/D Player, fully equipped galley, a generator, inverter and otherwise full navigational (GPS chart plotter, autopilot, etc.), safety and deck equipment. With fully battened mainsail and furling genoa as well as sizeable dinghy with 5hp outboard engine included, the boat is also a great value boat rental option in Martinique. If you are interested in chartering this yacht, please do contact us by email or on the phone or fill out a relevant Yacht Charter Request provided on the top right hand corner of this page.