Our Training Yachts

Dufour 385 “Saleana”

With a large cockpit, twin wheels and central access over the transom this is a great sailing school yacht. At no stage will you feel confined or cramped. All reefing lines and halyards are led aft to the cockpit for easy handling.

She has a spacious interior sleeping 8 people in 3 double cabins and the saloon. The bunks in the front and aft cabins are a minimum of 2m long. There are 2 heads (forward and aft) both with showers.

In the saloon there is a large U shaped settee to starboard with central fixed settee so that you can comfortably sit everyone around the saloon table. Throughout the saloon there is a minimum headroom of 1.94m.

There is a linear central galley with double sinks, fridge, 2 burner cooker and good storage. There is also a traditional chart table from which to navigate.

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  • Easy to handle
  • Well equipped
  • Modern
  • Spacious interior
  • Responsive
  • Based at Mercury Marina
  • 2005
  • Licensed for 8 people MCA Cat 2 > 24hrs
  • 3 Cabin
  • 2 Head
  • Classic mainsail with slab reefing and stack pack
  • Furling genoa
  • Twin Wheel steering
  • Hot water
  • Fridge
  • Electric windlass
  • TV / DVD player
  • DAB/Radio CD player with I Pod connections
  • Raymarine C90 W Chart plotter on pedestal in cockpit
  • Speed, Depth & Wind Instruments
  • Autopilot
Length overall 11.72 m
Hull beam 3.93 m
Displacement 6980 kg
Draft 1.95 m
Berths 8 persons