Built in the west coast of Sweden by traditional craftsmen, the Malö 42 sailing yacht is a design for a cruising couple with extended voyaging in mind. Malö Yachts are renown for their superior design and built quality as well as excellent stability, comfort and performance characteristics.
The west coast of Sweden is home to several of the world’s premier builders of custom, semi-custom and production cruising boats.The names Hallberg-Rassy, Najad and Farr, Sweden Yachts may be familiar to many North American sailors, but Malö Yachts are one of Scandinavia's oldest and experienced yacht builders. They may not have been the biggest yard, but always maintained a team of excellent boat builders who had a fundamental understanding of sailing and quality.
In winter of 2014/2015, Belafonte underwent an extensive retrofit, including new: engine, sails, rigging, electronics, offshore safety equipment, tender and ground tackle, as well as an overhaul of her mechanical and electrical systems, among other upgrades. Her equipment is high quality and current.
Belafonte is currently ashore at Clarke's Court Marina in Grenada, as her owners have returned to land life & work. Grenada is the perfect place to purchase a yacht, offering simple formalities, as well as having a well established yacht service industry and accredited surveyors. In addition to being a viable option for storage during hurricane season, Grenada offers the perfect starting point for exploring the Carribean or an around the world voyage.
Meticulously maintained by her knowledgeable owners and fully equipped for a circumnavigation, she is truly ready to make your dreams come true.
Spacious saloon featuring L-shaped galley and large banquette on the port side; comfortable captains chairs and an excellent navigation station on the starboard side. Ample storage in upper and lower lockers (behind seating), as well as large storage underneath the main banquette and chairs. Dining table lowers for conversion to sea berth.
The Owner’s/Forward cabin has a large full-length double berth and ample stowing space. Yachtiflex System under v-berth mattress provides great sleep comfort. Two hanging lockers, two lockers with shelves, upper lockers, two large drawers, as well as a very large storage locker under the berth. There are seats in front of the hanging lockers as well as a full size mirror.
The Aft Cabin is located on the port side and consists of a double berth and contains ample stowage space. Hanging locker with shelves and upper locker, seat in fron t of hanging locker.
The main head compartment is accessed from the salon, port side. With electric toilet connects to a dedicated holding tank that can be emptied via deck connection or to sea. The shower has a built in seat for safety and comfort at sea. Shower tray empties via electric drain pump.
The workshop is located aft on the starboard side. Featuring a large locker as well as a spacious workbench. An electric toilet is located underneath the workbench which lifts to provide access. Toilet has dedicated holding tank. This custom design optimizes use of space.
Lewmar opening skylights are mounted in the cabin top, with opening portlights in the cabin sides. Dorade vents provide additional ventilation in the roughest conditions. Hella Turbo fans in the salon and berths provide cooling air movement. Eberspacher boat central heating system for cooler climates.
Well placed ceiling and reading lighting fixtures, upgraded to LED bulbs in 2015 provides efficient and ample lighting. Dual color (red/white) bulbs at nav station, galley and cockpit for nighttime. LED bulbs for exterior lighting - anchor, tri-color, steaming, deck light and cockpit.
Nav Station has comfortable seating with large chart table and storage under. Drawers, shelf and pencil shelf. Electric panel and instrumentation to stb.
Dock Office: Herrington Harbour N. Marina
385 Deale Rd.
Tracys Landing, MD 20779