Approaching “Manana” the exceptional care this Catalina 380 has received is obvious.
This Catalina 380 has many miles under her hull and is equipped to go. “Manana” is in sail away condition.
The open side decks, hand grabs and double level lifelines makes movement on deck unencumbered and safe. The sails are in fine condition and with the furling head sail and main sail’s Dutchman Flaking System raising, setting and dousing the sails is an easy task. The halyards and sheets are prevent from cluttering the cockpit due to the set of line bags permanently attached to the cabin bulkhead.
The Raymarine E7Chartplotter, Raytheon radar scanner and cockpit instrumentation delivers the intelligent required to plan and direct you to your desire destinations.
The ground tackle will hold you steady and with the Maxwell windlass; retrieval of the anchor is simple.
The “canvas”: Dodger, bimini, side and back drapes are in pristine condition and the isenglas is clear.
There is a walk-thru to the sugar scoop transom, A swim ladder, outside shower and power connections are located on the transom. The aluminum welded davits extend above and off the transom providing free access to any tender that you might hang.
The cockpit, with its high coamings and long wide cushioned lazarettes’ and winged table- which stands in front of the binnacle, delivers a comfortable and relaxing place to sail and dine.
Heading down below through the wide companionway you’ll encounter a bright spacious mid- cabin with 6’6” headroom large port lights and multiple hatches. The galley, to port, is equipped with: 2016 upgraded side opening refrigeration unit with top access, a propane 3 burner stove and oven, microwave, a double deep stainless-steel sink with cutting board that covers the access to the garbage bin.
Heading towards the bow on the port side is the Settee with its stylist white cushions and large table. Above the settee is a row of nicely appointed wood storage cabinets. Across from the Settee is a long lounge with matching cushions of the settee. Pass the lounge, heading aft, is the chart table with a swing under table stool. The vessel’s electrical panel and VHF radio are located above the chart table.
The door next to the chart table leads to the large head/shower. There is a second door that leads to the Aft stateroom.
Across from the head are the removable stairs; that leads up to the companionway. Accessing the front of the engine is easy, unlatch and pull back the stair. “Manana” offers additional access to the engine and drive train via a back compartment located in the aft stateroom.
The aft stateroom entrance is located between the stairs and the galley. Upon entering you will appreciate the wonderfully laid out cabin. In the center is a large queen center-line berth. A built-in lounge chair is located on both sides of the bed along with drawers and closets storage.
The forward cabin contains a sizable V berth with storage and a 6” inch mattress