The Astréa 42: Debuting in America at Atlantic Cruising Yachts

This September, the Astréa 42 will make its North American debut at Atlantic Cruising Yachts headquarters in Annapolis, MD.

Since the Astréa 42 was revealed at the La Grande Motte International Boat Show in April 2018, Fountaine Pajot has released intricate renderings and a 360-degree tour of the sailing catamaran. You can experience the tour and explore the vessel’s dimensions here. As of May 2018, she received her first award: the Best Multihull of the Year juried by French magazines Le Monde de Multicoque and Voile Magazine.

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The Latest from Fountaine Pajot: ACY President’s Take on the Dufour Acquisition and the New Astréa 42

I traveled to La Rochelle, France the first week of May to visit the Fountaine Pajot factory. I met with Fountaine Pajot executives Romain Motteau and Steven Guedeu and previewed the new Astréa 42. There have been so many exciting developments with this company over the last year, it’s sometimes hard to keep up with them. Spending quality time together to plan for the future was a welcomed opportunity.  

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Meet the Leader Line: Jeanneau Power

As one of the world’s leading Jeanneau sailing dealers, Atlantic Cruising Yachts is excited to be offering the Leader line of Jeanneau Inboard Powerboats. We now offer the Leader 30, 33, 36, 40, and 46 models. This high-performance, innovate inboard powerboat line is ideal for anyone seeking to embrace luxury and adventure at sea.

The Leader’s distinguished design with a sporty finesse blends together perfectly to offer the exhilaration of high-performance hulls and the comforts of impeccably-crafted layouts. The contemporary style invites relaxation in a luxurious fashion. Each model provides unique features and opportunities:

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Fountaine Pajot MY 37 – The Ideal Mid-Size Motor Yacht with Big Boat Space

Atlantic Cruising Yachts will be delivering four new Fountaine Pajot MY 37s in early 2019. The MY 37 is an elegant, yet powerful motor yacht designed to optimize both interior and exterior entertaining space. It possesses features to please everyone from comfort-lovers to adventure-seekers. From the bow to the teak swim platform, you’ll have trouble deciding where to spend your downtime with so many wonderful options.

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Jeanneau Inboard Powerboats Now Represented by Atlantic Cruising Yachts

Atlantic Cruising Yachts, which is headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, with offices in St. Petersburg and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida will now work with customers in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Northern Virginia for the Jeanneau inboard line.

Already among the top Jeanneau dealers in North America, this positions Atlantic Cruising Yachts to expand their reach throughout the mid-Atlantic.

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MY 37 Special Purchase Opportunity – Only 2 Slots Left

We are pleased to announce a special opportunity for a new Fountaine Pajot MY 37 for delivery in early 2019  Here are the details:
  • We have two MY 37 production slots for delivery in spring 2019, which ACY has committed to purchase from Fountaine Pajot.
  • As a result of this commitment, we are able to negotiate special pricing which we are able to pass through to our clients in the form of a 3% discount on the base price and factory options.
  • Because these production slots are close together, we can coordinate shipping and obtain further savings of $8,600 per boat to pass along to our clients.

The total discount for our ACY sample package is over $24,000 with this program, bringing the total price down from over $611,000 to under $587,000 for a very well equipped boat, landed in Annapolis or Fort Lauderdale with U.S. Duty paid.

Please contact us for complete details and a sample quote

The Newest Waypoints Destination – Belize!

Atlantic Cruising Yachts and Waypoints™ are excited to announce a new and exciting partnership with Belize Sailing Vacations. Belize Sailing Vacations specializes in the ultimate all-inclusive vacation, taking you along the world’s second largest barrier reef for underwater exploration to the quietest of anchorages to watch for shooting stars. A unique draw to this destination is they have easy access to an exhilarating jungle terrain, underground caves and the grand Mayan Temples making this tropical destination that much more exciting to visit.Continue Reading…

Did You Miss Us In Miami? Here’s A Recap of What Went Down!

The Miami International Boat Show was a huge success for the Atlantic Cruising Yachts team! It took place February 15-19 at the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin, with eager guests touring the 11 models that were on display, including both Fountaine Pajot catamarans and Jeanneau monohulls. The weather was wonderful, and the show had a great turnout, seeing crowds well into the thousands. We were even lucky enough to deliver yachts to some of our incredible customers during the show!

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