The boat: Venus

Venus is a Vagabond 47 a 50 feet Cutter designed by Stefini Shomaken hand and made by Velmare shipyard, an italian made boat! It ‘s a well-built, solid boat designed for blue ocean cruise, it is also very spacious both above and below deck.

nPx-h8haD7sNo0L3TWtAKd7xvpSJ2ngeiHhiQ6V1eE4The interiors are 4 double cabins for guests (2 double bedrooms, one with bunk beds and a triple with the possibility of a double bed or bunk beds) plus one for the crew and two bathrooms with hot water and shower. Both bathrooms are also equipped with electrical sockets. Among the instruments on board there is a fixed VHF, a portable VHF, SSB radio, 3 GPS, fridge (always on), kitchen with oven, a laptop, internet connection, tv, dvd player, stereo (connected with i-pod or other mp3 players) with internal and external speakers and a small inverter for charging mobile phones. On board everything is designed for comfort and maximum independence from the ports: Venus has 1000 liters of water and 1000 liters of diesel, solar panels and wind generator to recharge the batteries.

The kitchen is separated from the dinette, with a stove, oven and comfortable worktops.The lounge is equipped with comfortable sofas and two tables and a lot of moving space.
Venus has a large outside deck with cushions for sunbathing and/or recreation where you can also dine in the moonlight. The dinghy is an inflatable Arimar of 3.2 m with 15 hp engine that will allow easy access to coves, beaches and lands otherwise not reachable by boat. Venus also has a gas stove to provide heating on board during cruises off-season.

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Technic Sheet

Designer Stefini e shomaken
Model Vagabond 47
Lenght 50 feet
beam 13 feet
draft 6 feet
Rig Cutter
Material Fiberglass
engine 2 da 65 HP
Water tank 1000 L
Diesel tank 1000 L
Cabins 5
Bathrooms 2
flag italian


Interior Accommodation
Maximum flow rate 8 persons + skipper and hostess

The inside cabins are 4 double cabins for guests: 2 double, one with bunk beds and a triple with the possibility of double or bunk beds, plus one for the crew.

Bathrooms 2 bathrooms with hot water and shower. Both bathrooms are equipped with electrical outlets.
Dinette large and bright thanks to the generous windows with two sofas and two tables in a truck to increase freedom of movement when not in use.


Swim ladder
Inflatable dinghy Arimar of 3.2  meters with 15 hp outboard engine
Hand shower


Genoa 1 roll
Yankee roll
Staysail furling
Mainsail full batten

Board services and electronics

Fresh water pump
Boiler for hot water
2 burner cooker with oven
220 v electrical outlets (for use in port)
12 V electrical outlets
Inverter 220 v
2x 185 w solar panels for charging services batteries

55 w solar panel for charging engine batteries

2 KW HONDA generator
wind station


3 gps
Weather Station