With so many options available, how did you decide upon the Seawind 1160? We shopped every catamaran in the 35 – 40’ range; new and old; and nothing met our needs like the Seawind 1160 Lite. First and foremost, she is a sailboat, but one we can comfortably live on and that has features we Read more about Choosing the perfect cruising catamaran[…]
Through the new Seawind 1160 Resort, some exciting new businesses have opened – delivering their owners a great return on investment, but also the opportunity to work doing what they love. Here we wanted to feature 2 businesses that receive rave reviews from guests, and deliver a sustainable and growing business model – indeed some of these businesses already have another boat on order!
City of Darwin Cruises, and their 1160 Resort KURU has been an instant success. One of the first new 1160 Resorts ordered, KURU is featured in our 1160 Resort video and comes perfectly equipped to explore Darwin Harbour and the region. City of Darwin Cruises offer “a unique eco-sailing and history experience of Darwin” but they also run corporate events, weddings, and kids parties.
Eco-tourism is a buzzword in today’s charter market, but with a new Seawind 1160 RESORT that’s not just hype – the boat can come equipped with a revolutionary electric drive system that eliminates emissions and helps your business show the natural environment, without contributing to harming it. Electric propulsion isn’t just an environmental issue – it’s an economic one as well. Day charter catamarans see a lot of use in an active, busy business. Fuel consumption is an important consideration. And, when financing a catamaran for business purposes, it could be important to shift those costs away from ongoing running costs in the form of fuel.
You may already be up to speed on the recent trend of vlogging, or like many the term may be new to you. In short a Vlog is a video-blog, a compilation of homemade (or in some cases – semi professional) video’s following the stories or adventures of it’s host. This trend has recently seen Read more about What the Vlog?[…]
As I start this posting we are sitting in Elizabeth Harbour, George Town, Great Exuma Island, Bahamas. It is nearly time for departure and to say farewell to the Bahamas. I think what will stand out about the cruising in this area, are the colours. Beautiful cobalt blue and turquoise waters which never get too Read more about Sail away to Cuba with Adventures of Shamal[…]
Thanks to everyone who visited us at the Annapolis Boat Show – and especially to the 7 soon-to-be new boat owners who chose to buy their boat from us! Seawind Catamarans, and our sister company Corsair Marine have had a stunning week at the Annapolis Show. Orders for 7 boats makes this one of the best Read more about Thanks for a stunning Annapolis Boat Show 2016[…]
The US Sailboat Show at Annapolis is now underway and we are glad to be back – with a Seawind 1160 Lite and an all-new Seawind 1190 Sport on display. Here are some pics from this classic event. Many keen sailors visited our stand on day 1. So of course we are very happy, and Read more about LIVE: Seawind at Annapolis Boat Show[…]