Knysna 500SE (Special Edition) is the ultimate in comfort, luxury, and performance. Fully-equipped as a liveaboard, the 500SE is an international benchmark in catamaran standards. Ideal for adventurous blue water cruising yachtsman the world over.
Built by Knysna Yacht Company, a boutique yacht builder out of South Africa they have combined a sleek silhouette with a stylish interior and equipped the vessel with all the liveaboard comforts to take a couple anywhere in the world. The key features in the design of the Knysna 500 SE allow her to be easily managed short-handed.
The wide transom steps at the stern and dive platform offer easy access for swimming and boarding the tender for trips ashore. Relax on the bows, on the trampoline or in the covered cockpit where the oval teak table seats up to 8 comfortably. The cockpit area is a nice venue relaxing and entertaining.
All cabins are bright and light with double beds, air conditioning and fans. The open-plan saloon offers a multimedia system with flat screen, surround sound and 360-degree views of the surroundings. Aft the sliding door open, the saloon and cockpit merge to create one large living, dining and relaxation area at anchor, mooring or under sail.
Invictus is the four-cabin version and has only been sailed by her current owner and her permanent skipper. Invictus has comfortably completed two transatlantic voyages. It is obvious that care and attention are lavished on her and she is very well maintained.
Knysna 500SE boasts amazing features including (SOLARA) solar panels. The Northern Llights generator powers Invictus along with 3 x 500 AH Mastervolt Lithium-ion batteries. The system is a full Mastervolt integrated system Batteries, charger and invertor
RIG AND SAILS
All sails are Quantum from 2014 and are in very good condition