New Oceanis 60 – the premiere of waiting in Dusseldorf

In the spring of 2009, the French shipyard rather boldly launched a new line for the high-end segment of the sailing yachts. The proposal was aimed at demanding customers, the concept worked and was well received by the market. To date, the “premium set” Jeanneau includes three models length 51, 54 and 64 ft. Now there is a new boat – Jeanneau Yachts 60 – which would close the gap lengths in this range. Little is known about the new Read more

Premiere of the new Oceanis 323 and Oceanis 373

Thursday 9th October is a day for VIP visitors. This means that you will spend much more money on a ticket than, for example, on Friday or Saturday, and also means that the exhibition on this day will not be crowded and the visitors will be mostly very serious people. It is on this day that companies hold presentations of their new models, presenting them to the media and the general public. This day is my favorite, and it is Read more

On board the stylish Oceanis 42 Center Cockpit

Sailing yacht Beneteau Oceanis 42 CC, designed by the world renowned design bureau Groupe Finot, is an excellent family cruiser with a very reasonable price. The hull and deck lines are in many ways similar to the new Beneteau Oceanis range of yachts, such as the Beneteau Oceanis 393 and Beneteau Oceanis 473. Sailors who prefer classic hull lines will appreciate the shape of the transom. Previously not used on yachts with a central cockpit, the shape of the deckhouse Read more

Oceanis Clipper 393 is a magnificent cruising yacht

The leaves on the trees on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay were already beginning to fall, but a steady 10 knot south wind brought the scent of Indian summer on this wonderful fall day. Of course, it’s easy to be optimistic and even more lazy! The yacht was sailing just perfect! We easily managed the yacht at a speed of 7 knots to Gulfwind from the spacious cockpit. Under a well tuned mainsail and 140% genoa, the wheel is Read more

Tahiti? It would be nice! Oceanis Clipper 473 test

The latest model of the cruising yacht Beneteau is well suited for conquering the wide open spaces of the sea, and for sailing within the bay. Admiration is probably the feeling the owners of this yacht have. Having previously appreciated and loved the distinctive advantages of wood yachts for helmsmen with 18 years of experience, the decision to buy the Oceanis 473 was not an easy one. Certainly, during the test, the owners took great pleasure in the perfection of Read more

Review of sailing yacht Beneteau Oceanis 42 CC

Year of construction: 2002Location: So. Cal.Navigation area: Coastal sea areasYacht Use: Day TripsAverage wind strength: 10-15 knotsCrew: 5-6 peopleLived in a yacht: noThe yacht was bought in 2002 If time could be turned back, would Kevin buy this yacht again ?: Yes. Added devices: Electric winch for mainsail, autopilot. Structural changes: None. The best features of the yacht: Easy handling, spacious cabins, good all-round visibility, spacious center cockpit and aft deck. Gaps in design, material selection and maintenance: None. Sailing Read more

Review of sailing yacht Beneteau Oceanis 331

Model: Oceanis Clipper 331Year of construction: 2001Location: Rock Hall, MDNavigation area: coastal. Rivers, lakes and coastal marine areasUse of the yacht: Weekends and moreNormal wind strength: 10-15 knotsCrew: 4 peopleLived in a yacht: noThe yacht was bought in 2001 If time could be turned back, would Pat Campbell buy this yacht again ?: Yes. After reviewing the good and bad points that I had to deal with over the course of two seasons of sailing, I came to the conclusion Read more

Review of sailing yacht Beneteau Oceanis 393

Model: Oceanis Clipper 393Year of construction: 2002Location: SingaporeUse of the yacht: weekendAverage wind strength: 10-15 knotsCrew: 2-4 peopleLived in a yacht: noYacht purchased: 2002If time could be turned back, would Carlos buy this yacht again ?: Definitely yes. The Oceanis 393 combines excellent quality and value for money. Added devices: Radar / GPS – chart plotter, spinnaker. Structural changes: no. The best features of the yacht: Speed ​​and comfort. Inadequacies in design, material selection and maintenance: The payola at the Read more

Review of sailing yacht Beneteau Oceanis 473

Model: Oceanis Clipper 473Year of construction: 2002.Location: Marco Island, FL.Navigation area: Ocean.Use of the yacht: Day trips. Year of construction: 2002Location: Marco Island, FLNavigation area: OceanYacht Use: Day TripsAverage wind strength: 10-15 knotsCrew: 2-4 peopleLived in a yacht: noYacht purchased in: 2001If time could be set back, would Mike buy this yacht again ?: Yes, but with some changes. Added devices: 220V generator, bow thruster The best features of the yacht: Easy and comfortable sailing. Large, spacious cabins. Gaps in Read more

Sailing boat Beneteau Oceanis Clipper 331

The Oceanis Clipper 331 (Clipper stands for Standard Equipment Package) is a design by Groupe Finot, complete with one or two aft cabins and lifting keel. This yacht is designed to expand the range of Beneteau Oceanis sailing yachts and to compete with the Bavaria 34, Sun Odyssey 34.2 and Elan 331. For cruise yachts of the 1960s and 70s, a stereotyped layout of the saloon and cabins is typical: cramped aft berths, where you have to climb with your Read more