ABUELO, the Sunreef 70 power catamaran is a top charter choice for luxury, sail and speed. The piercing red hull grabs your attention the minute you spot her. The fascination continues as you step onboard.
The modern sleek design of ABUELO allows ample space for comfort and enjoyment on your charter.
The white and light colored walls and ceilings are accentuated with a mix of grey, black, and red bursts of color. Dining, entertaining, and relaxing venues are provided in luxury on ABUELO. The wide sofas of the interior are perfect for any occasion.
The galley on ABUELO is fully equipped with state of the art appliances guaranteed to provide top quality cuisine to guests. The wet bar area is conveniently located next to the dining area creating the perfect location for cocktail parties.
ABUELO is equipped with top notch technical features such as the Satellite TV and Phone, Wifi, Home Cinema entertainment system, 42' TV in the main salon, and 2 touch screen navigation systems (one in the main salon and the other on the flybridge).
Accommodations for up to 8 are available onboard this stunning power catamaran with a selection of 4 custom designed staterooms. The Master Cabin is truly luxurious stretching the width of ABUELO's beam including a king size bed, 32' TV and spacious ensuite facilities. The other 3 cabins are generous in their size as well, including 1 king and 2 queens. All staterooms feature 22'TVs, ample wardrobe space, and private ensuite facilities.
The views inside ABUELO are incredible with several windows throughout this super catamaran, yet the optimal scenic and adventurous experience awaits you on her exterior. Immaculately designed teak decks give an elegant touch to the high speed power catamaran. On the flybridge you are guaranteed the best view. With your choice of sun or shade, the custom awning can be opened or closed at your discretion. The electric grill and corian bar is ideal for a BBQ while anchored off the shores of your paradise destination. Below on the aft deck, relax and enjoy the fresh island breeze. Dine in luxury in the evenings under the magical glow from the lights above.
ABUELO offers a selection of water toys and sports for charter guests to enjoy. Including 3 seabobs, water skis, snorkeling gear, and an assortment of inflatable toys are amongst your options.
The complete crewed charter experience on ABUELO is run by 4 professional crew members. The crew are all highly trained and qualified, ensuring your charter needs are exceeded onboard ABUELO.
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ABUELO Crew Profile
Captain Arnaud de Battisti
Captain Arnaud de Battisti lives by the rule that everything is possible. He is an extraordinarily talented and experienced captain who can really make things happen. ?Arnaud has been sailing for more than fifteen years. His love of the sea has taken him on a journey from piloting small boats to acquiring the technical skills needed to win regattas on class yachts, to ultimately working on cruising yachts as skipper and instructor. ?
In 2007 Arnaud accepted his first position as Captain onboard the luxury 62’ Sunreef sailing yacht GOOD MORNING. He quickly became adept and popular as a skipper in the Sunreef fleet, had a superb trans-Atlantic crossing in command of GOOD MORNING, then launched into a remarkably successful charter season.
Arnaud enjoys getting to know people from all over the world. As a certified sailing and cruising instructor he is always available to answer questions, give navigating instruction, pour over the charts, and discuss detailed itineraries with his esteemed charter guests. Arnaud is highly recommended by a loyal charter clientele who appreciate his extraordinary capabilities, his efforts and the ease with which he customizes and delivers the superior level of charter vacation that discriminating clients expect.?
Captain’s note: ? ?“I started work onboard ABUELO last March in the Canaries. I immediately felt at home onboard, and definitely describe her as a warm and friendly yacht! ABUELO is a very welcoming yacht, in part due to the generous interior and deck spaces that make everyone at ease while aboard their floating home away from home. ?
In addition, the advanced technical attributes of the yacht, including layout, equipment and engineering systems, make operating the yacht with maximum performance and efficiency clear and simple. ABUELO is the final product of long deliberation between the Owner, his engineering team and the Sunreef yard, and proves that meticulous attention to every detail results in a truly magnificent yacht.
ABUELO’s expert crew and I look forward to greeting you and your guests on board. Our team is devoted to our work and we strive to always provide exceptional service. Our goal is to produce the perfect charter experience for every member of your charter party and to create the memories of a lifetime. ? ?Bon vent à tous!” ?
Chef Morgane Dalido
Just arriving in the yachting industry, Morgan grew up in her familial restaurant on the sides of her parents. Her previous French chef experiences working in internationally renowned five star hotels & Michelin restaurants allow her to provide the best of her cooking for the guest on board. She will simply make you feel at home. Morgan mixes easily with guests who appreciate her cheerful self-confidence and colorful character. Having traveled all around the world, the influences of this excellent chef are inspirited of different colors and flavors.
Morgan works with responsibility and harmony to create a menu that best takes advantage of the designs and whims of nature and seasons. In her creations, organics and local food items are a must. She also enjoy makes lovely French patisserie. Organized, adaptable and creative, she is very intelligent and well informed and is great to be around. Always fitting in with palates of all sorts, this very capable young lady promises enticing culinary sensations during each retreat onboard.
Notes from the Abuelo’s guest:
“You are an amazing chef and made every meal increasingly impressive and delicious. Michael was very surprised by the tuna that you made, as was everybody else. We had an amazing photographer and made the most fantastic cakes, tarts and desserts in general“
“Thank you so much for a wonderful vacation. The food was great and so was the service”
The Bajenovs and Gurevichs family, 07.01.13
Whereas Geraldne is starting in the yachting industry, her experience on boats makes her be an indispensable crew member on Abuelo.
Geraldine is living on a sailing boat based in Martinique, the same she had been living on during her childhood. She had logged more than 11000 milles sailing between the United States and her journeys in the Caribbean since 7 years. She has also been involved in local regattas for several years.
As a new yachtie, Geraldine uses her personal experience and knows how to adapt her knowledge to the yachting's high standards.
Since the beginning of the season in the Caibbean, he works on Abuelo with a remarquable precision for detail in the interior maintenance, service and also on deck.
She is a very pleasant and open-minded crew member who knows how to manage with the different parts of the boat in order to offer to the guests the most efficient ad personalized service.
In addition, Geraldine is a plus to Abuelo's team as she is familiar with the Caribbean area, and have some good tips on the islands.
|LENGTH||70ft (21.3m)||BEAM||30ft (9.1m)||DRAFT||6ft 7in (2.0m)|
|YEAR BUILT||2009||BUILDER||Sunreef Yachts||DESIGNER||Sunreef Yachts|
|GUESTS||8||CREW||Captain Arnaud de Battisti & Chef Morgane Dalido + 1||REFIT||2011|
|ENGINES||2x Caterpillar 865hp|
ABUELO can accommodate 8 guests in 4 cabins. The Master cabin has a king size bed, shower and toilet. 2 Guest cabins have a queen size bed, shower and toilet. A Guest cabin has a double bed, shower and toilet. ABUELO is fully air conditioned through out. Crew has a separate heads and shower.
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