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Crewed charter yacht SWALLOWS



Swallows is one of the few yachts of her size that can accommodate 8 guests comfortably in 4 luxurious double cabins each with ensuite facilities.

Guests will enjoy dining on deck or below in the bright and airy salon where the many windows capture the effervescence of the sun glinting off the sea. Plenty of leisure activities, including water skiing and fishing, are available to for guests enjoyment and relaxation.

One of the two CNB 77s in the Merex/BLY fleet, she can be chartered alone or in tandem with her sister ship, AmazonCreek for corporate events or large family groups.



Main features

Builder CNB Bordeaux
Guests 8
Jacuzzi No
Swim platform yes
Length 23.70 Metres
Crew 3
Air conditioning Full
Easy boarding ladder Yes
Cabins Total cabins: 4
Swallows & Amazons accommodates 8 guests in 4 double cabins with ensuite bathroom. The starboard mid-ship cabin is a twin, ideal for children or singles, which can be converted into a double bed if needed.
Water sports and other sports equipment S/Y SWALLOWS & AMAZONS has a great range of tenders and toys including a hard bottom Tender Caribe (4.60 m) with 50 HP Yamaha engine :
-a Kayak,
-snorkelling equipment for 8 guests,
-a wakeboard,
-an inflatable raft,
-swimming floats,
-fishing equipment,
-a folding bike,
-a deck shower and swim platform, bimini and dodger and sun bathing cushions.

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Leisure and entertainment LCD TV flat screen are in all cabins;
A 32" LCD TV and PlayStation game is in the saloon.
A large choice of 500 movies and 1000 CD thru a serveur
wireless speaker
Speakers connected to lounge HIFI set in the saloon and the cockpit.
HF sound system inside and outside

Icemaker & watermaker

Sail equipment:
Carbon fiber mast All Spars and boom canoe, standing rigging Rod nitronic 50, sails in Spectra Hydranet radial.
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Technical details

Built year 2009
Engine(s) and Generator(s) Engine: Cummins 180 HP Generator: Onan 17,5 Kwa
Max speed 12 kn
Dinghy and outboard Hard bottom Caribe 15 ft, 50 (Yamaha)
Last refit
Fuel consumption 20 l/h
Cruising speed 8 kn
Voltages 220 V- 24 V

High season charter rate:
€25,000 per week
Low season charter rate:
€20,000 per week
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Summer sailing area:
Winter sailing area:

Booked charters

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Captain: Franck VILLAIN - Nationality: French

Crew: 3


Captain: Franck Villain
Languages: English (basic) and Portuguese (fluent)
Yacht Master Offshore/Captain 200 STCW95

Franck is 36 years old and has been a professional skipper for over 10 years. He has been sailing for over 20 years in the Mediterranean, the North and South Atlantic (with eight Atlantic crossings) and the Pacific. He was just seventeen years old when he owned his first yacht, a seven meter sail boat on which he crossed the Atlantic twice. He also enjoys instructing, sharing his passion for sailing and navigation in different types of yachts which have included: Queen South (Motor sailor 35m); Annka and Kanana (Garcia 62' and 70' respectively), Spip (CNB 77'); Eugenia V (a beautiful classic San Germani 75') and many more. Franck learned how to care for his guests with great attention and discretion before becoming a professional sailor with five years of experience working in Paris' most elegant Brasseries including: La Coupole, Le Terminus Nord and Chez Fran�oise.

Chef/Hostess: Armanda Coldre
Languages: French - English

Armanda is 40 years old and shares with Franck a love of sailing. She sailed with Franck aboard the sailing yacht Kanana (Garcia 70'). Armanda's first career was as a primary school teacher, she is both cultivated and attentive to detail. She has also managed holiday cottages for over 15 years. She enjoys French cooking and preparing other styles of international cuisine. She strives to find the best quality produce for her guests to savor.

Deckhand: Ronni
Languages:Italian - English - French - Spanish
Ronnie was born in Italy in a region of warm-hearted people, good food and big dreams - but no sea coast.
After years spent traveling and learning several languages, he moved to Corsica to become a sailing instructor, following his innate passion for boats and sailing.
Conveying yachts in the Mediterranean and crossing the Atlantic many times during his time off from sailing school enabled him to discover the fascinating world of yachting, where he has worked ever since.
This work also allows him to continue developing his other passions, like water and winter sports among others. He will enjoy sharing his enthusiasm, while always providing attentive service with a cheerful attitude.

Franck, Armanda are Ronni are looking forward to sharing their passion for sailing with their guests on board "Swallows & Amazons" in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. They will look after you with great care and attention to detail while you experience some of the best cruising in the Mediterranean. Fine wines and cuisine will accompany you on this wonderful sailing yacht.

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