DOUCE FRANCE Yacht Charter Catamaran
Number of Crew
Winter AreaNew Zealand, South Pacific, French Polynesia, South East Asia
6 equal staterooms. All are convertible and can have either a queen double or twin beds.Read more
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Lola Vuillemenot Chef
Marcel Attencourt Chief Officer / Dive Instructor
Gregory Pannetier Engineer
Timi-Rose Sarreal Bandong Chief Stewardess
Hani (Tahiata) Clero Hihiragi Stewardess
S/Y DOUCE FRANCE - Crew Profile
No. Crew: 7
Year of Birth: 1961
JC has been sailing since a young age and became already a captain on sailboats when he was 18 years old.
His passion for the sea and his remarkable navigation skills, brought him to the rank of professional captain with unlimited restrictions. He managed to exercise this qualification on different type of vessels, such as cargo ships, passenger ships, tugboats and large sailing yachts. JC is a proud father of two handsome boys.
When his boys were small he managed a hotel of 200 beds with a big hotel team under his supervision. He likes organising exclusive holidays for guests, welcoming them and looking after them during their stay.
Being captain on DOUCE FRANCE is for him the perfect combination of his hotel management experience togetherwith his navigation skills and this in the most beautiful locations in the world!
Jean-Christophe will be delighted to share these exceptional moments on DOUCE FRANCE with you. With his experience and his client-focussed character he will make every holiday on board of DOUCE FRANCE to the perfection.
In his free time Jean-Christophe enjoys kite surfing and diving.
Year of Birth: 1996
Lola has a professional attitude, always willing to give her all for the best possible food she can create. Delicious flavours, beautiful colours and exactly the type of food you want to eat on your holiday.
At the moment she’s particularly enjoying the traditional French cuisine, but is constantly evolving as her desire to learn new things pushes her to be versatile. Whilst traveling, one of her biggest ambitions is to learn about different cuisines, discover new flavours from all around the world and expand her knowledge to perfect her cooking techniques. She thoroughly enjoys the challenge of learning new skills and perpetually improving them to achieve the highest of standards.
Lola is friendly, motivated and organised both on and off the water. She has an outgoing personality, loves travelling and trying different food around the world. She loves meeting new people and learning about their culture. In her free time she likes lagoon activities as wel as stand up paddle boarding, swimming and yoga.
Function: Chief officer / Dive instructor
Year of Birth: 1986
Thanks to his hotel and catering training Marcel is capable of delivering service of the highest level. He is a hard worker with good work ethics, always listening to the desires of the passengers on board.
Marcel is also an athletic diving instructor. During his time on cruise liner PAUL GAUGUIN he worked as sport coordinator where he taught and guided several new to very experienced divers in the Society Islands, Cook’s Islands, Tuamotus Islands and Marquesas Islands. He has great experience and can guide you around on the most famous dive sites.
In his free time Marcel enjoys traveling, (free)diving, kite surfing, and photography. He is also an excellent sailor.
Year of Birth: 1982
Gregory started his career on a luxury French sailing cruise ship as bosun 9 years ago. He has been loving the yacht life ever since.
Gregory is great at taking care of the guests and sharing his spontaneity and positive attitude with everybody. He is a passionate sailor who has tested the winds all over the world and enjoys eating the local foods during his travels.
He’s a great professional to have on board and your security on board is one of his priorities. Being in charge of the deck, sails maintenance, water sports and fishing you will see Gregory all over the boat to assist you with anything.
TIMI-ROSE SARREAL BANDONG
Function: Chief Stewardess
Year of Birth: 1984
Timi-Rose has been on board of DOUCE FRANCE since 2018 and has a strong background in hospitality, catering and service. Born and educated in the Phillipines, Timi-Rose is happy to have found her new family on board of DOUCE FRANCE travelling to the most wonderful locations in the South Pacific.
Timi-Rose has good organisation skills. She is always smiling and in a good mood. She will give you a warm welcome on board and is more than happy to serve you on DOUCE FRANCE.
HANI (TAHIATA) CLERO HIHIRAGI
Year of Birth: 1995
Hani is a hard-working, self-motivated leader with a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry. She likes to be busy and understands how to deliver a very high level of service.
Hani has a can-do attitude. Her strong multitasking skills, attention to detail, intuition for guests needs and positive work ethic make her a very valuable crew member.
She enjoys bringing a positive attitude into each day, is easy to get along with, and loves meeting new people.
8 sets scuba diving equipment w/ Divemaster as permanent member of crew
8 sets scuba diving equipment with Divemaster as permanent member of crew
Rendez-vous diving recommandable in some areas
The inclusions and exclusion are not standard across different yachts. In order to get a detailed proposal with pricing, availability and a list of inclusions and exclusions, please contact us.
Usually Includes: Yacht, Onboard Equipment and Crew.
Not included: Fuel, Dockage, Food and Beverages, Gratuity are the biggest categories among other charter related expenses.
We do our best effort to maintain all the information on the website up to date, including the rates and calendar. Please note, in some destinations certain dates may have premium rates than the ones shown on this brochure. For example, Christmas and New Years in the Caribbean or July and August in the Mediterranean. However, to get a final rate and confirmed availability, please contact us.
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