Operating in the Caribbean
Spacious Salon and Galley
Chilling out on Deck
Dining Al Fresco
Guest Cabin Starboard
Guest Cabin Port
Aerial View of Nirvana with water toys
This is the Life - on Nirvana
On Foredeck of Nirvana
Flybridge with Helm Station and Seating
Time for Wine & Cheese on Nirvana
Side View of Nirvana
Snorkeling from Nirvana Power Cat
Nirvana at Anchor in Caribbean Sea
Speed and comfort on Nirvana
Sunset on Nirvana
Shoreline with Nirvana
CAPTAIN RENAUD NICOT
Renaud is a highly qualified yacht captain with a passion for sharing his knowledge and love of the sea with charter guests. He was born in France and spent three years in university studying for a Degree in Yacht Maintenance, so he has an in-depth knowledge of the workings of all yachts. Further studies led him to obtain a Degree in Negotiations and Relations which he has also found useful in his business career.
Renaud has competed as skipper and crew on a variety of racing yachts, displaying skills that have landed him Champion of France on the Open 570 in 2008, and on the Rafoly 92 in 2011.
Renaud has an International French Yacht Master License and worked as a charter captain in Corsica for two years. He’s done two transatlantic crossings and several yacht deliveries around the Mediterranean and Caribbean, so has lots of sea time and experience. He also captained a 65’ Privilege Catamaran, receiving great feedback from his charter clients.
Renaud is regarded as a true professional when it comes to sailing skills, plus the bonus of having technical knowledge. He portrays a calm manner, yet has lots of energy. He speaks French and English fluently and looks forward to welcoming you on board for your vacation, so you can go and explore the Caribbean together.
CHEF/STEW LUCIE GALLET
Lucie hails from the Burgundy Region of France where her passion for fabulous food and wine originated. She moved to the South of France with her family 14 years ago where she learned to sail. Since then she has been
working on a private yacht in the Mediterranean and Yacht Agent for megayachts on the French Riviera.
Lucie says, “I have always worked in customer services, private yacht, private aviation because I like providing the best services to my clients.”
Her hobbies include all water sports, cooking, reading, and boating.
NIRVANA can accommodate 8 guests in 4 cabins. The Master cabin has a double bed, shower and toilet. 3 Guest cabins have a double bed, shower and toilet. NIRVANA is fully air conditioned through out. Crew has a separate heads and shower.
Ceiling heights throughout Nirvana:
Saloon 7 feet 9 inches
Cabin 7 feet 9 inches
Shower 8 feet 1 inch
Bathroom 7 feet 6 inches
Cockpit 7 feet 9 inches