BABALU

55 ft / 16.8 m Catana - Sleeps 10 guests

From: €16,000 To: €23,500

Chartering in the East Mediterranean

About BABALU

Operating in the East Mediterranean

Babalu is characterized by the enormous outdoor and indoor spaces! Guests can enjoy sitting comfortably in the forward deck saloon which is accessed directly from inside, open to the water. Babalu is ideal for guests that are looking for entertaining with family and friends.

Saloon

Guest cabin

Aft deck area

Nav desk

Guest cabin

Guest cabin

Guest cabin

Kitchen

Fly bridge

Deck area

Side profile

Al fresco dining

Deck space

Underway

Aft deck area

Swim platform and toys

Al fresco dining

Aft shot

Underway

Guest cabin

Stern and toys

Al fresco dining

Guest cabin

Underway

Nav desk

Anchored with toys

Guest cabin

Sailing

Guest cabin

Specification

Length

55 ft / 16.8 m

Year Built

2019

Sleeping Guests

10

Cruising Speeds

10 kts / 18.5 km/h

Engines

2x 80hp

Beam

29 ft / 8.7 m

Builder

Catana

Crew

Captain: Lefteris Fanioudakis + 2

Stabilisers

None

VAT Registered

Yes

Draft

4 ft 11 in / 1.5 m

Designer

Refit

Flag

Greece

US Duty Paid

No

Amenities

General

  • Fishing gear - light
  • Ice maker
  • Water maker

Electrical

  • Wi-Fi

Toys

  • Beach games
  • Canoe
  • Kayak
  • Paddleboard
  • Tube - towable
  • Water skis - adult

Tenders

  • 13ft/4m RIB 40hp

Diving

  • Snorkelling gear

Crew Profile

Chef: George Dimopoulos (30)

Chef George Dimopoulos

George was born in Athens in 1992 and he is a highly skilled Chef who is passionate about discovering new tastes and creating delicious food. He always looks for top quality products that Mediterranean climate can offer and combines his knowledge of modern cooking techniques in order to present the best of the Greek cuisine to his guests. Apart from his degree as a Chef from a Culinary Institute he also has studied accounting. His enthusiasm for culinary has led him to explore various cuisines by working in restaurants in Austria and then in Greece. He speaks English and Greek. George believes that food is a key part of a good charter and loves working to conceive and present a bespoke menu for charter guests to enjoy!

Hostess: Maria Plamantoura (31)

Hostess Maria Plamantoura

Maria was born in 1991 and holds a linguistic degree from the University of Athens. She has worked with children as an animator and as a team leader in kids’ campus, but her genuine interest in the Tourism industry has made her to seek for a career in hospitality. Maria has worked as a waitress, as a barista and as a cook’s assistant in various restaurants in Greece and abroad (USA, Australia), which has given her a valuable experience with people from different cultures. In 2017 she joined the yachting industry as a Hostess and in 2022 she became a team member of BABALU. In her free time she enjoys playing the guitar, listening to music and dancing. Apart from Greek which is her mother tongue she speaks English and French. What makes her to stand out is her positive spirit and her “can do” attitude

Captain: Lefteris Fanioudakis (33)

Captain Lefteris Fanioudakis

Lefteris was born in 1989 in Crete island. Among other certificates he holds the MCA/RYA certificate of Competence Yacht master Ocean for Power & Sailing vessels, Captain’s Medical Care and PADI Dive Master certificate. Lefteris could not think of a life away from the sea, so he was always seeking to combine his job with it. When he was younger he started working as a windsurfing instructor in Crete, then he continued as a skipper on various commercial sailing vessels and since then he has worked both on sailing yachts/catamarans and motor yachts in Greece. During his spare time, if he is not sailing, she likes cycling, travelling, windsurfing, taking photographs and paragliding. Also, he is a volunteer fireman. Apart from Greek he also speaks English. He is always ready to welcome his guests on board to ensure an unforgettable experience and show the most beautiful hotspots of Greek islands!

Layout

Luxury charter yacht layout diagram for BABALU
BABALU running shot
BABALU
Available in 1 area
55 ft / 16.8 m
Guests 10
From €16,000

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