Solitaire is a modern graceful yacht designed for performance as well as offering complete luxury. Below deck you will find exquisite teak joinery complemented with rich tan leather cushions. The spacious saloon, with a large table allows dining below deck in comfortable air conditioned surroundings, or you may choose to dine on deck at the ample cockpit table.
Solitaire is able to accommodate up to six guests. The master cabin, aft, offers a sumptuous double berth with an en-suite shower. The port cabin has a comfortable double berth with an ensuite shower and head. On the starboard side there is a further bunk cabin which shares the head with the port cabin. Entertainment systems are located in the main saloon and aft cabin, allowing guests to view their own films from the main DVD system or listen to music from their iPod.
A charter on-board Solitaire will be tailored to suit your requirements. There is an extensive range of watersport equipment onboard to enjoy – water skiing, wake boarding, a Quba RS sailing dinghy, diving, snorkelling, fishing, and kayaking.
Ben and Alison have been working together in the yachting industry for the past 6 years. Both hailing from the UK, they have worked on a variety of sailing and motor yachts including working with Oyster onboard an Oyster 61 Sea Eagle for 3 years and an Oyster 82 for two years prior to joining Solitaire. As a team they have sailed and provided the highest level charters across the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Asia.
Ben is a commercially endorsed MCA/RYA Yachtmaster with over 30,000 miles logged on vessels between 40 - 120ft. Ben is passionate about sailing and is committed to making sure you get the most out of sailing Solitaire. He is always on hand to provide guidance to those new to sailing, help tweak the skills of the more advanced sailor or to take the helm and let you soak up the sun and stunning scenery. Ben’s interests including snorkelling and diving (he is PADI qualified), kayaking, waterskiing and anything that see’s him on the water. In the winter months when not in warmer climates you can usually find him on a snowboard.
After completing her Business and Management degree, Alison decided to pursue a career in the travel and tourism industry. She developed a passion for sailing and shortly after joined Ben and settled into a life at sea. Alison has gained over 15,000 sea miles, as well as achieving her RYA Day skipper, Powerboat Level 2, STCW 95 and PADI Qualifications. Alison is also a very passionate chef, she enjoys cooking Mediterranean and Asian dishes, taking inspiration and influence from the various places she has visited across the globe. She enjoys cooking locally, in season and from sustainable sources. When not sailing, Alison enjoys horse riding, skiing, photography and walking.