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Sailing Yacht Charters on Meniscus of Gweek

Luxury Yacht Charters, Sailing Holidays, Skippered Yacht Charter,
Crewed Yachting Holidays,
Yacht, Sailboat & Boat Charter Rental or Hire, Bareboat Available
Langkawi, Malaysia - Phuket, Thailand - Asia


Meniscus of Gweek, a Bruce Roberts 45, will be your home on your Luxury Yacht Charters, Sailing Holidays, Skippered Yacht Charter or Sailing Course. She is a very comfortable vessel for sailing vacations and yacht charter. Currently cruising in SE Asia with destiantions in Langkawi Malaysia, Phuket Thailand and Myanmar Burma.

Meniscus means the smallest crescent of the moon and Gweek is a village at the top of the beautiful Helford River in Cornwall where she was fitted out.

Meniscus at Anchor
Layout of Meniscus of Gweek

Her vital statistics are: 

  • Length Overall 45ft
  • Beam: 13ft
  • Draft: 6ft
  • Hull: GRP
  • Rig: Cutter Sloop
  • Design: Bruce Roberts Mauritius 
  • Launched 1990

cockpit

Comfortable accomodation for your Luxury Yacht Charter
Sailing Holiday, Skippered Yacht Charter

Accommodation: 8 berths in 4 cabins outside the saloon, 2 heads, one fitted with shower. (In general, except for occasional race weeks, four or possibly six guest berths will be filled, allowing plenty of space and stowage for each person on board). 

Bruce Roberts yachts are designed and proven to be robust blue water cruisers able to provide a good general level of performance as well as being capable of withstanding heavy conditions should the need arise. She has proved herself to be a good all round boat capable of making good passage times and sailing through several storms.

Foredeck Stbd aft cabin port aft cabin Gally
Main Saloon port fwd Cabin Sbd berth Cabin deck
Aft heads Fwd heads Fwd heads Sallon looking aft

SAFETY EQUIPMENT

Meniscus carries all the safety equipment required by the MCA and other governing bodies for a vessel of her size engaged in sail training, chartering and sailing offshore. She complaues to all structural and other requiremnts for Yachts, Sailboats, Bareboats and Boats which are for Charter Rental or Hire. In addition to this she is fitted with phased array, forward looking sonar, which gives the ability to sail amongst reefs in poor light conditions. She is also fitted with an integratred GPS, auto pilot and radar system, which means that she can be navigated automatically.

  • 1 x 8 person approved life rafts
  • 406MHz EPIRB
  • Approved lifejackets and safety harnesses
  • VHF radio with an additional portable VHF set
  • SSB radio - for long range communications
  • 2 Garmin GPS'
  • Interphase Probe - phased array, forward looking sonar
  • Furuno Radar linked to GPS
  • Aeries wind vane
  • Hydraulic auto pilot linked to the GPS
Meniscus Meniscus Outboard

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