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Abaca Croisieres

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“new caledonia”(4 reviews)
Come and visit New Caledonia from the sea! Yves will guide you through the reefs to discover the most beautiful sites of the New Caledonian lagoon, the Isle of Pines or the Loyalty Islands. Abaca is a Helia 44 offering the best in terms of confort.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Bp 18883, Noumea, Grand Terre 98857, New Caledonia
+687 78.35.60
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful 4 days sailing around stunning islands. Skipper Yves is fun and full of anecdotes & knowledge from his travels around the world. Abaca is stable, comfortable, spacious... and New Caledonia is one of the most beautiful places on earth. VERY SPECIAL

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Céline B
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you so much, we had a great fun together

Reviewed October 5, 2017

We have traveled the canals of Europe previously however this was our first open water experience. A few in the party where a little concerned however New Caledonia is surrounded by an outer reef that protects the area from large seas. That coupled with and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Doug H
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

I am happy you appreciated and you enjoyed this trip

Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We had the most delightful week with Captain Yves and his assistant Nathalie. They were professional, friendly hosts. Every day We sailed to a different place in the waters of Nouvelle Caledonie. We snorkelled, swam, walked in the rainforests, saw a range of wildlife, had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lesley R
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2017

Thank you for these kind words and looking forqard to seeing you again

Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

I have never sailed but had always wanted to try a sailing holiday and this experience far exceeded mine and the groups expectations. Abaca is a beautiful new catamaran which has 3 ensuite cabins for guests and one for the Yves (the Captain). Yves owns...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Needyelephants
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2017

Thank you for these kind words and looking forward to see you again

Reviewed May 2, 2017

We shall keep great memories of this cruise. We felt safe and relaxed at all times thanks to Captain Yves's smooth maneuvers! The feeling is friendly while luxurious. To top it up, our palates and tummies were in heaven thanks to Nathalie's homemade cooking!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank slach007
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Nice to have you onboard

Reviewed March 29, 2017

Abaca Catamaran - what can I say, this was one of the best days of my life! The catamaran is absolutely stunning, Yves made everything wonderful from the moment we stepped on his beautiful catamaran. Yves found us our own private island! Absolutely gorgeous, we...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Jasamine H
YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

It was a real pleasure for me too, you looked so happy

Reviewed February 19, 2017

We had the pelasure to book a 5 day crusade to l'isle des pins. We captain and his wife were very friendly (always a funny history to tell) and the food was really great. The boat has 4 large cabins each with private bathroom and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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YvesDucreux, Propriétaire at Abaca Croisieres, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Happy you enjoyed so much

Reviewed October 29, 2016

We went on this boat for 4.5 hours with friends while on a P&O cruise to Noumea and had the most amazing time! The crew/owners were lovely and professional, the catamaran was in pristine condition and so much fun! The views and sunset were amazing,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank LisaR4465
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

We spent half a day with Yves and his wife. We were very comfortable and relaxed with them. The yacht is beautiful and spacious. I would highly recommend this experience. We cruised to a secluded island and spotted turtles and fish. The water is clear...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank NickM397
Reviewed May 29, 2016

My wife and I spent 5 marvellous days aboard the Abaca catamaran. This new boat is equipped with any facility and furnishing one could wish or expect on such multiday excursion at sea. The skipper knows the region and any of its (numerous) wonderful places...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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May 7, 2017|
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Response from YvesDucreux | Property representative |
Hello there is a cabin left for a cruise to Isle of Pines from 24 to 29 October, is it good for you?
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Melody M
November 19, 2016|
Response from YvesDucreux | Property representative |
The price is according to what you want to do and how many you are. have a look on web site abaca-croisieres to see the range of possibilities. Looking forward to reading you Yves
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October 16, 2016|
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Response from YvesDucreux | Property representative |
So sorry we would have been pleased to embark your group for a day trip but Abaca is already booked for the 11 November Regards Yves
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