Fountaine Pajot Isla 40 Oceanic (Mexico Pacific)

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Asking: $160,000 (USD) Location: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Mexico Pacific)
S/V Palmera Bay is a Puerto Vallarta, Mexico based 2023 Fountaine Pajot Isla 40 (Co-Ownership) Catamaran For Sale By Owner
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S/V Palmera Bay is a 2023 Fountaine Pajot Isla 40 catamaran, available for co-ownership in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. 

The Catamaran:

With its sleek design, spacious interior, and top-of-the-line amenities, this catamaran redefines yachting excellence. Whether you’re cruising with family or exploring secluded beaches, the Isla 40 promises unforgettable experiences on the water.

This catamaran is built for your dream sail up the Sea of Cortez. With 4 cabins and two heads, it is the perfect layout for an adventure to explore the many exquisite beaches on the Mexican West Coast! This catamaran is fully equipped and appointed and ready for charter. 


This is a great opportunity for those who want to own a brand new catamaran but won’t use it as often as full-time owners. 

Palmera Bay Yachts manages and administers the yacht on behalf of the co-owners. We take care of everything so you can just come and enjoy the bliss!

Your 1/5th (20%) share includes 10 weeks of ownership, equally divided between high season and low season among all owners. Not able to come and use your yacht? We can administer a charter during your ownership time, and we pay you 90% of the base price charter income to help offset your ownership costs. Price per 1/5th (20%) share: $160,000 USD. Two or three shares can be bought at the same time (ask for a multi-share discount!).

The price is all inclusive and includes all taxes, legal set-up, flagging, importation, transportation, and all permits for chartering. It also includes all water toys and equipment.  It is a turn key investment and ready for owner usage and chartering!

Reach out to us today to learn more about this opportunity! With only 3 shares remaining, you do not want to miss out on this rare opportunity to own a catamaran in beautiful Puerto Vallarta, Mexico!

We work with Yacht Brokers so feel free to reach out if you are a broker and looking for more information for your buyers.

Yachting Puerto Vallarta, Mexico:

Puerto Vallarta, nestled along Mexico’s Pacific coast, entices yachting and sailing aficionados with its array of offerings. The city features well-equipped marinas like Marina Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta Marina, replete with amenities ranging from fuel stations to repair services. Its picturesque coastline, adorned with pristine beaches and rugged cliffs, beckons sailors to explore hidden coves and indulge in water sports amid warm, crystal-clear waters.

Renowned for its rich marine biodiversity, Puerto Vallarta lures sport fishing enthusiasts with opportunities for deep-sea expeditions targeting prized species like marlin and sailfish. The city also hosts a vibrant calendar of yachting events and regattas, drawing participants and spectators worldwide, while nearby islands like Marietas Islands National Park offer secluded paradises for day trips and snorkeling adventures. Additionally, Puerto Vallarta’s yacht clubs and sailing associations foster a sense of camaraderie among maritime enthusiasts, organizing races, social gatherings, and educational initiatives.

Your yacht includes:

  • Licensed Local Captain
  • Starlink Wifi
  • Water Maker
  • Solar Panels
  • Air Conditioning
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Safety Equipment
  • 10' Dinghy
  • Towels, kitchen utensils etc. (fully equipped and turn key!)
Catamaran Name:S/V Palmera Bay
Model:Isla 40 (Co-Ownership)
Year Built:2023
Builder:Berret-Racoupeau Yacht Design
Construction:Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic FRP
Loa:11.93 m
Beam:6.63 m
Draft:1.21 m
Displacement:9.525 T
Galley Location:Up
Engines:2 x Volvo 30 HP D1 engines 2 X 2 fixed blades propellers
Engine Hours:2023 Volvo 30 HP D1 (Engine 1) - 175 hours, 2023 Volvo 30 HP D1 (Engine 2) - 187 hours
Sails:CST Full Battened Main Sail
Main Sail hook
Double clutch for reefs 2 and 3
Main Sail halyard electric winch Profurl Genoa furler
Lazy Jack/Lazy bag

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Layout & Accommodations

  • 4 cabins /2 heads version
  • Fully air conditioned
  • The salon table is convertible into bed Salon curtains
  • Nature PVC upholstery
  • Fusion audio pack Bluetooth 4 speakers Interior courtesy lighting
  • Fans in the cabins and the salon Curtains in the cabins
  • Fresh water electric heads (large bowl)


  • Galley has 2 stainless sinks
  • 3 burner gas stove
  • 150 L refrigerator Electric
  • Freshwater pump
  • Pressurized seawater system
  • Aquabase watermaker 12 Volts/ 105 LPH/ 27 GPH Autoflush, remote panel US gas installation

Deck & Equipment

  • Cockpit with large opening to the salon Cockpit table
  • Seat cushions
  • Cockpit courtesy lighting
  • 12 V. waterproof exterior outlet
  • Hot/cold water deck shower
  • Electric Davit winch
  • Helm station 3 steps up on starboard
  • Complete enclosure for the bimini at the helm station Dralon protective for the wheel
  • Outdoor foredeck cushions
  • 2 bow seats
  • Large anchor locker with halyard storage
  • Upgraded anchor package Mantus 85 200ft 3/8 HT chain 3/8
  • Gypsey and 150 ft rode Electric windlass 1000 watts
  • Mooring kit + 4 Fenders and docking lines
  • Safety equipment including Life raft Plastimo Transocean ISO 9650 canister (8Pax) Hull rubrails

Electronics & Navigation

  • Garmin 1 smart cruising
  • Autopilot, VHF, AIS, GPS 8410
  • 2 x multi GMI20 VHF US channels Second VHF and AIS at the helmstation

Electrical, Power & Plumbing

  • 110 volt maingrid 60 HZ
  • 2000 W inverter/charger/110V.
  • Northern Lights 6KW Generator/with soundshield ( 910 hours) 3 x Solar panels x 165W mounted on hard top
  • 110 V outlets - USB /110 v outlets
  • AGM batteries 110 v
  • Water heater
  • Auto switch for bilge pumps

Engine & Mechanical

  • 2 x Volvo 30 HP D1 engines
  • 2 X 2 fixed blades propellers

Sails & Rigging

  • CST Full Battened Main Sail
  • Main Sail hook
  • Double clutch for reefs 2 and 3
  • Main Sail halyard electric winch Profurl
  • Genoa furler
  • Lazy Jack/Lazy bag


  • 10ft Dinghy
  • 2023 Yamaha 15 FMHS
  • 15 Horsepower
  • Fuel Tank & Hose
  • Oars
  • Dinghy Pump
  • Dinghy killswitch
  • Dinghy Anchor & Line
  • Lifting equipment
  • Padlock
  • Locking cable
  • Dinghy painter


  • Model: Northern Lights
  • Operating Hours: 910
  • Horsepower: 6Kw

Navigation Equipment

  • Dividers
  • Flash light
  • Pencils and eraser
  • Parallel ruler
  • Handheld compass
  • Chart of the BVIs (Imray double sided A231-232)
  • Flag set Q, D, US, BVI + Home Port
  • Binoculars
  • Tool box with the following incl.
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Allen Key Set
  • Screwdriver (Flat)
  • Screwdriver (Philips)
  • Pliers
  • Electrical Tape
  • Spare Interior light bulbs (halogen)
  • Light line

Safety Equipment

  • Wooden plug
  • Flares (handheld-3)
  • Fire Extinguishers reg. (3)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Life Vest Solas Adult over 43kg (1/person)
  • Whistle
  • Fog Horn

Additional Safety Equipment

  • Distress Signal Kit
  • Additional Fire extinguisher 5A, 34B or similar
  • Fire Blanket
  • Ring Life Buoy w/bracket and 60ft line
  • Floating light with bracket
  • Handheld 12V Search Light
  • Harness (1 per person)
  • Large Wire Cutters (capable of cutting rigging cable)
  • Emergency stickers
  • Barometer
  • Vessel stability and safety information booklet
  • Gas detectors
  • Radar reflector
  • Handheld VHF

BBQ & Deck Gear

  • Boat hook
  • Deck brush
  • Yeti Cooler (1)
  • Magma propane BBQ
  • Plastic bucket and rope
  • Bridle


  • Ashtray
  • Bath towel (per person 4)
  • Hand Towels (per person 4)
  • Set of Sheets (flat and fitted) (per berth 4)
  • Standard size Pillows (per berth 3)
  • Coat hangers (per berth 10)
  • Cotton Blankets or comforters (per berth 1)
  • Toilet Brush (1 per head)
  • Waste Basket (1 per head)
  • Mop & Broom Set
  • Dinner plates
  • Salad/Dessert Plate
  • Cereal Bowls
  • Coffee cups
  • Plastic Non-Scratch Tumblers
  • Wine Glasses (Resistant Glass - Restaurant Quality - No Plastic)
  • Cutlery Set
  • Steak knives
  • Knives
  • Forks
  • Table Spoons
  • Tea Spoons
  • Place mats (Plastic) (per person 1)
  • Cutting board
  • Salad Bowl
  • Mixing bowls
  • Measuring cup
  • Colander
  • Thermos Flask
  • Kettle
  • Coffee Percolator
  • Juice Pitcher
  • Storage Containers
  • Oven Baking dish
  • Frying pans
  • Pot/Saucepan/lid (one big enough for the max # pax on bd)
  • BBQ Set
  • Kitchen Knives
  • Spatula
  • Whisk
  • Plastic Spoon
  • Spaghetti Spoon
  • Laddle
  • Corkscrew
  • Bottle Opener
  • Can Opener
  • Vegetable Peeler
  • Grater
  • Dish Drainer
  • Brush & Pan Set
  • Kitchen Towels
  • Oven Mitt
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender

Water Toys

  • 2 Paddle Boards
  • 10 Snorkel Gear
  • Lily Pad
  • 10' Dinghy

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