Fountaine Pajot


Performance cruising catamarans for the serious sailor

Fountaine Pajot is the world's largest builder of cruising catamarans. Fountaine Pajot catamarans are built for the serious sailor, offering superior performance and seaworthiness for both coastal cruising and offshore passages. Their beautiful styling continues to the interior, offering comfortable and spacious quarters throughout. Helm stations are all open to the cockpit, unlike with other manufacturers.

With over 35 years experience and over 2200 hulls delivered, Fountaine Pajot's commitment to quality is clear. Hulls are hand-laid and uniquely injection molded to allow for precise control of strength and weight. Only quality components are used throughout, with assurance testing completed and documented at every step. To learn more about Fountaine Pajot's commitment to quality, watch the video "Quality by Fountaine Pajot".

Fountaine Pajot now offers "eco cruising" packages that makes the boat nearly self-sufficient for power needs. First, they have selected only electrical equipment with low power requirements, such as LED lighting. Eco cruising additionally combines solar panels, wind generator, and hydro-generator to produce all power required aboard. This provides for economical cruising, and long-distance cruising without the needs for re-fueling stops.

Fountaine Pajot offers sailing catamarans from 36-65 feet. Advantage Yacht Sales is the Fountaine Pajot dealer for New England, covering RI, MA, NH, VT, and Maine.

Fountaine Pajot Catamarans

MAHE 36 Evolution - The Mahe 36 is a reasonably-priced offshore catamaran of the highest quality. She offers excellent sailing performance along with comfort below. The well-protected cockpit and spacious salon offers space for entertaining. Two versions are available -- two cabin/two head and three cabin/one head. See the video tour of the Mahe 36.

Length: 36.19 ft
Beam: 19.41 ft
Draft: 3.62 ft
Light displacement: 5 T
Main sail area: 505.92 sq ft
Genoa area: 279.87 sq ft
Engines: 2 x 20 hp
LIPARI 41 - The Lipari 41 is a beautifully sleek cruising catamaran. The integrated helm station allows full control of the sails from a single station. The large cockpit is on the same level as the salon allowing easy flow. The bright salon includes comfortable seating and a navigation station. The owner's cabin includes a lounge area. The Lipari is available with 3 cabins/3 heads or 4 cabins/4 heads. See the video tour of the Lipari 41.

Lenght: 39.2 ft
Beam: 22.1 ft
Draft: 3.8 ft
Displacement unloaded: 76 T
Main sail area: 602.77 sq ft
Genoa area: 360 sq ft
Engines: 2 x 20 hp
HELIA 44 - The Helia 44 is the newest boat in the Fountaine-Pajot line, offering incredible volume within majestic lines. In addition to the large, protected cockpit, the Helia 44 includes an upper lounge deck for getting some sun. The U-shaped galley offers incredible storage while the salon gives panoramic views plus skylights. Integrated solar panels add to the efficiency of the boat. See the video tour of the Helia 44
Length : 43.5 ft
Beam : 24.3 ft
Draft : 3.80 ft
Displacement unloaded : 10.8 T
Main sail area : 753.5 sq ft
Genoa area : 484.4 sq ft
Engines: 2 x 40 hp
SALINA 48 Evolution - The Salina 48 is an elegant cruising catamaran offering both a luxurious interior and smooth sailing performance. The interior offers the finest equipment. The owner's suite is exceptional in both space and appointments. A well-equipped and efficient galley is open to the salon. The salon and cockpit are on the same level, making a huge social space. There is even an aft sundeck for lounging. And the helm station comfortably seats three. See the video tour of the Salina 48 Evolution.

Length: 46.9 ft
Beam: 25.26 ft
Draft: 3.6 ft
Unladen displacement: 10.8T
Mainsail area: 839 sq feet
Genoa area: 570 sq feet
Engines: 2 x 40 hp