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Jeanneau 45 (46.5') "Esprit de Mer"

Esprit de Mer

Summer Special: Moving up? Or would you simply appreciate a refresher? Charter "Esprit de Mer" for 7 days or more and receive up to 1 day of optional free training on the systems, operation and sailing/handling characteristics of this special vessel. Instruction will be provided on the first day of your charter.

Vessel Specifications

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Cabin Layout
Esprit de Mer layout
Hull Specifications
  • LOA: 46' 6"
  • LWL: 38' 5"
  • Beam: 14' 8"
  • Draft: 6' 7"
  • Displacement: 20570 lbs
  • Year: 1999 (regularly upgraded since)
Engine & Electrical
  • 75HP Yanmar Diesel Engine with 3-blade Max Prop
  • 7.5HP Maxpower bowthruster with joystick at starboard helm
  • Cruising speed 7.5 knots @ 2600 RPM, 1.3 gph
  • 630 AH deep cycle 12V AGM house batteries
  • Link 2000R battery monitoring system with high output alternator
  • Freedom 2000 charger/inverter
  • 3 staterooms: Spacious owners cabin forward with queen sized island bed (with memory foam topper) and two spacious guest cabins aft. 4-season down duvets for all berths.
  • 2 electric fresh water heads
  • Separate circular shower stall in forward head
  • Webasto AirTop forced air heating on thermostat
  • Deluxe salon table (teak w/holly inlay) with fold-out leaves
  • Large teak cockpit table
  • Custom teak folding companionway doors plus flip-down canvas companionway cover for convenience.
  • 6 Sport-a-Seat full back cockpit cushions
  • Double bar chest in salon
  • Flat screen 26" HDTV w/ DVD player
  • Bose Lifestyle 3 with MP3 input and multiple adaptors. Bose salon and cockpit speaker systems with remotes.
  • XM-Sirius satellite radio
  • 8 auto-inflating suspender style PFDs
  • Collapsible boarding step for dockside use
  • Force 10 4-burner propane stove w/oven & broiler
  • Glacier Bay refrigerator with top-load & front-load SS door and top-loading freezer (super-insulated)
  • Water maker: Spectra 380 producing 20 gph. Normally pickled; available at no charge upon advance request for long term (3 week+) charters to remote areas; available for less than 3 week charters for $100 commissioning/decommissioning.
  • Propane BBQ on stern rail
  • Microwave
  • In line carbon water filter in galley for bottled water quality and taste
  • Chartplotter: Raymarine C127 12" Color Chartplotter/Radar at starboard helm w/ single display, dual display, or radar overlay (new 2014)
  • New (2017): AIS (send and receive)
  • Raytheon Depth (new 2014) at starboard helm
  • Raytheon Boat Speed & Wind Angle/Speed (new 2014) aft end of cockpit table
  • Raytheon repeaters at the port helm, nav station, and in the owner's cabin.
  • Garmin color fishfinder at port helm
  • Icom VHF at Nav Station with RAM VHF at starboard helm. (both new 2014)
  • Comnav 1420 Autopilot at starboard helm (new 2014)
Mast, sails, rigging & deck
  • 2 speed electric primary winches (Harken 53)
  • North Sails Spectra mainsail (2013) with full battens; custom "stack pack" style boom cover and lazy jacks
  • North Sails Spectra 130% genoa (2013) with Harken roller furling, adjustable fairlead control lines
  • North symmetrical spinnaker w/sock and pole (available by advance request, with qualified spinnaker resume)
  • Navtech hydraulic backstay
  • Custom tall rig (extra 5') GMT Carbon mast, boom, spreaders, spinnaker pole
  • Primary anchor: 66# Bruce anchor with 210' 5/8" chain
  • Secondary anchor: 25# Fortress with 30' 3/8" chain and 150' rode
  • Electric Lofrans Tigres windlass
  • Deck washdown pump in anchor locker
  • Hot/cold cockpit shower
  • Dodger and bimini with zipped-in connector for full overhead cover
  • New (2016): 10' Apex 310 aluminum bottom RIB inflatable dinghy
  • 15HP Yamaha dinghy outboard (no extra charge) on easy-to-use davit
  • Fuel: 45 gallons
  • Water: 120 gallons
  • Holding: Two 13 gallon SS tanks, gravity drain

Nothing is spared on this 3 stateroom, 2 head yacht. Fast and luxurious.

For the sailor, she really scoots in light air (tall rig, carbon fiber mast and boom, backstay adjuster, three-blade feathering Max-Prop, North Spectra sails, cruising spinnaker, electric primaries and very fast bottom paint). Unmatched for cruising comfort (4 burner stove, spacious front load/top load refrigerator, Sport-a-seat full back portable cockpit cushions, 26" HDTV/DVD, bimini, Bose stereo systems, electric heads, spectacular decor) Most often heard comment: "This is the finest boat we have ever sailed!"

  • Weekly Charter Rate
  • Summer: $4825
  • Spring/Fall: $4225
  • Early Spring/Late Fall: $3625
Caribbean Learn-n-Cruise: Catamaran or Monohull Spring Guided Flotilla: 10-day Sunshine Coast Spring Guided Flotilla: 21-day Desolation Sound & Princess Louisa Summer Guided Flotilla: 7-day San Juan Islands & Gulf Islands Summer Guided Flotilla: 7-day San Juan Islands & Victoria Late Summer Guided Flotilla: 14-day Victoria, Vancouver, San Juans & Gulf Islands Fall Guided Flotilla: 14-day Desolation Sound
February 2018 May 2 - 11, 2018 May 12 - June 1, 2018 June 23 - 29, 2018 June 30 - July 6, 2018 Aug 25 - Sept 7, 2018 Sept 22 - Oct 5, 2018