Band of Boats


Everyone can find their ideal sailing yacht for the day, for a week or for life on Band of Boats, a user-friendly, comprehensive and experiential platform chartering Beneteau boats.  More than 1,400 Beneteau sailing yacht charters are listed and are certified by Band of Boats.



Dependability and passion are the watchwords of the American Cummins brand. For more than 50 years, they have undertaken to develop cleaner, more efficient and more durable engines.

Cummins engines are offered on boats of the Swift Trawler range and the Monte Carlo 6. Cummins Onan generators also equip the entire BENETEAU sailing yacht and motorboats range.

see CUMMIns website



Elvström Sails is a story of men and innovations.

Created in Copenhagen in 1954, the red crown is now known internationally.

The company has supplied the BENETEAU boatyards since 1978. This partnership led to the boatyard’s first world championship title (First 30 ES), to the first production in-mast furling mainsails and the first Mylar production sails (First 30 ES).

Elvström sails are now offered in standard and performance packs on the Oceanis 31 – 35 – 38 – 41.1 – 45 - 51.1.

see ELVSTROm sails website



Garmin, the world leader of marine electronics, supplies innovative, good-looking, good-quality and incredibly easy-to-use products that improve the lives of boaters everywhere. Since the brand was founded in 1989, it has continued to innovate and design products that fuel passions. The company is built on three core values: honesty, integrity and respect for its partners, customers and commercial partners. The brand has a large network of dealers worldwide and provides an international after-sales service, where each of its partners is fully committed to serving its customers thanks to their outstanding performance.

Garmin equips the Flyerand Antares outboard lines, as well as the Gran Turismo and Monte Carlo inboard lines.


Hall Spars & Rigging


Hall Spars & Rigging produces seamless, carbon-fibre spars for boats from 40 feet LOA to superyachts. Hall is the innovation leader in high-performance spars, pioneering the combination of autoclave curing and seamless carbon construction, with three complete manufacturing centres on three continents: Breskens, NL / Bristol, RI, USA / Auckland, NZ. Hall Spars & Rigging has been a proud rig supplier for BENETEAU yachts for over a decade.

The First 35 and 40 have Hall Spars & Rigging spars.



Harken, the world leader in hardware, providing a comprehensive range for sailing yachts, has been a partner of the BENETEAU group for many years. Since it was created in 1966, the American company has designed and sold blocks, travellers, cleats, winches, and eyestraps of all sorts and sizes. With international distribution channels in 48 countries, the company’s philosophy has remained unchanged since it started out and is based on 4 key values: integrity, quality, service and user-friendliness!
Harken provides gear for many of the BENETEAU sailing yachts, including the current First and Oceanis ranges.




Incidence Sails places very special emphasis on the quality of its products and the services it provides to its customers, and it is now recognised internationally. Created in the 1980s, the sailmaker is now a leader in France, and holds fifth position worldwide. Backed by their experience in ocean racing, Incidence is present in all sectors of the nautical industry: large French and international shipyards, regatta racing, classic yachts, cruising, super yachts, sail powered liners, etc.

Incidence Sails are available in the performance pack of the Oceanis 48 and 55.

see INCIDENCe websitE



Lowrance’s aim is simple, to help fishermen catch more fish - it’s something they’ve been doing for over 60 years, and that’s just one of the reasons Lowrance is the world’s best.

Performance, innovation, design and build quality are a few other reasons, but there’s one thing all of our loyal customers will tell you, that nothing beats Lowrance for making sure you find fish - and that’s why they choose Lowrance.

The Lowrance brand is the partner of the Barracuda Tour, a “no kill” bass fishing competition on boats of the Barracuda range. The whole of the fleet at this event is fitted with Lowrance electronics.

The brand is fitted on all the outboard models of BENETEAU : Flyer, Antares and Barracuda.





Your power – Our beating heart

It all began with Rudolf Diesel’s creation of the diesel engine,
which he developed at MAN between 1893 and 1897.

This brought a new era of mobility and also marked a turning point for what was then known as
Maschine Factory Augsburg Nuremberg AG.

Since then MAN has been at the forefront of engine technology and its state of the art developments
are always a step ahead.

 MAN Marine engines deliver the following:

The most economic fuel consumption in their class

The best power to weight ratio in the market

Full power is developed even in the low speed range

Always low-vibration and quiet in operation

Proven operational power in all weathers

MAN engines fulfill all applicable exhaust-gas standards worldwide

A worldwide service network

MAN Engines are simply the logical choice for the new flagship of the Beneteau Trawler range
- the Grand Trawler 62

MORE ABOUT MAN Marine engines 



Mercury MerCruiser is world-renowned for creating innovations that provide boaters with the best experiences on the water.  Mercury MerCruiser is the undisputed leader in marine power and technology.

A BENETEAU partner for many years, the Gran Turismo 34 is equipped with a MerCruiser petrol engine. 




NeilPryde sails are a combination of craftsmanship, technology, and efficient manufacturing methods. Our extensive experience, traditional handwork, attention to detail, high-tech tools such as computer-aided design and manufacturing, laser cutters, and special purpose sewing platforms unite to produce the finest sails.

First 20 and First 25 have NeilPryde sails.

see NEILPRYDE SAILs website

North Sails


North Sails has become the world’s leading sailmaker through an ongoing commitment to high-quality design, manufacturing and service. The company focuses on innovation and is unique in its position of offering cutting edge sail technology to a wide range of sailors and boats. Born from the America’s Cup, 3Di is now available to Grand Prix around the world ocean racers and family cruisers alike. For racers, this means leading edge, fast sails that hold their shape longer, while cruisers appreciate the durability, high performance and ease our sails offer. With an 80 person, globally coordinated design team, North is the undisputed leader in sail design and continues to drive the industry forward. 

See NORTH SAILS website



Raymarine are global leaders in high performance marine electronics for the recreational boating and light commercial marine markets.

Raymarine products are engineered for the tough marine environment and renowned for ease-of-use, rugged design and reliability. Raymarine have an extensive product range including chartplotters, fishfinders, radars, marine instruments, marine cameras, AIS units and VHF radios. With close to 100 years of technological innovation on the water, Raymarine have offices in 12 countries and partner with over 7,500 dealers and installers in 110 countries.

Raymarine have enjoyed a partnership with the Beneteau Group for more than 20 years and their electronics can be proudly found on the Swift Trawler, Grand Trawler, Oceanis and Oceanis Yacht ranges. 

See Raymarine website



For over sixty yearsthe name SIMRAD has meant one thing: rock solid, high performance marine electronics. It’s a reputation that was earned the hard way, on commercial fishing vessels in the challenging waters of the North Atlantic. Today SIMRAD carries on this legacy, combining advanced technology with intuitive user-friendly designs. So whether the destination takes you around the harbour, or around the world, SIMRAD electronics will give the confidence needed to make the most of time on the water.

Simrad electronics are fitted on the Gran Turismo range. 




In 1965, the first outboard engine bearing the initials of Suzuki Marine saw daylight. Today, Suzuki offers a wide range of outboard engines, from 2.5 HP to the state-of-the-art V6 at 300 HP.

The Beneteau and Suzuki brands collaborate closely and in 2013 they signed an exclusive partnership. Beneteau offers Suzuki engine packages for its outboard ranges.

Outside this sales agreement, Beneteau and Suzuki are committed to focussing their efforts on research and development in new technologies to meet market expectations.

On the event front, Suzuki is the partner of the Barracuda Tour, a “no kill” bass fishing competition on boats of the Barracuda range, fitted with Suzuki engines.

The brand is also a sponsor of the well-known “La Solitaire du Figaro” ocean race, and has signed a sponsorship, in collaboration with Beneteau, with the world static apnea record-holder, Stéphane Mifsud, within the framework of his “L’Odyssée Bleue” project.

Suzuki engines equip the following Beneteau outboard ranges: Antarès outboard, Barracuda and Flyer.

see suzuki website

Volvo Penta


For more than a century, Volvo has based its development on values and strategies similar to those of its partner BENETEAU. With a strong tradition of innovation, Volvo revolutionised sailing on many occasions, with new products and concepts, ranging from the diesel stern drive to IPS transmission, including the duo prop propellers and steering with a joystick. The company has remained a forerunner in the Marine market, continually finding new ways to meet and even surpass their client’s expectations.



Yanmar Co., Ltd. has a global workforce of over 17,000 and a sales network operating in more than 130 countries. Yanmar designs and manufactures diesel engines, accessories and customised equipment for a wide range of applications in pleasure craft and commercial marine vessels, for industrial use, agricultural machinery, construction equipment, and cogeneration power systems.

For over 100 years, they have been inventive pioneers building the world's finest, most reliable and durable diesel engines.  Leveraging the latest technologies, Yanmar Marine International is creating and building tomorrow's most innovative diesel marine engines. Their connected, smart and environmentally responsible products demonstrate there are no limits to the future of marine propulsion.

Yanmar equips the range First.