Sail & Discover

The yacht – S/Y Chronos

Chronos - Bavaria 50 - 5 cabin - 1999 model

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This Bavaria 50 model was the first 50 feet launched by Bavaria in 1998 and the flag ship of the yard at this time. 
It is a solid built vessel and a seaworthy sailboat with a warm exotic wooden interior and spacious 3 double cabins and two bunk cabins.

Designed for offshore cruising, the Bavaria has a functional U-shaped galley and good storage space.

Its spacious cockpit can easily accommodate 8 people around its large table.

The sailboat has proven its value and most of the units built at the time still sail to the greatest satisfaction of their owners, whether for private or professional use.

Maintenance and improvements since acquisition

We have acquired Belle-Monde from a conscientious previous german owner, who bought it new in 1999 We renamed the yacht Chronos to put the emphasis on time as time is so well spend on a sailboat.

Since she was acquired , the following maintenance, upgrade and improvement has been done:

Winter 2019 – Time of purchase 

4 month on land:

  • New through hulls
  • Complete engine check and repair
  • Complete hull and keel check with preventive primer coating and two anti-fouling coating
  • New 60 meter 10 m/mm anchor chain
  • Salt water pump and galley outlet
  • All live equipment checked and renewed if necessary
  • All sails controlled and repaired


Winter 2020

  • All Cabins linen replaced with exotic Iroko wooden panels
  • Hull , deck joints and hatches sealed
  • New 2x 190Amp/hour consumption batteries
  • New starter battery 80Amp/hour
  • New electric panel
  • New water gauge, amp and voltmeter
  • New Victron battery controler
  • New Victron 12V/220V charger
  • New transmission chains for the steering weels


Winter 2021

  • Hull insulation
  • Hot air diesel heating system

In the coming years, we will continue to invest in Chronos: Solar panels, watermaker, radar, in order to prepare it for long range offshore sailing (Atlantic crossing, Caribbean, Pacific…). 

Model Bavaria 50 LOA15,43 meters
Nom of yachtS/Y Chronos Beam4,55 meters
Yacht DesignJ&J DesignDraft1,80 meters
Build / Renovations1999 / 2016 / 2019Sail area119 square meters
3 doubles + 2 bank
Shower – WC2 showers (1 inside + 1 outside)
3 bathrooms – WC
FlagFrenchEnginePenta/Volvo TMD 22 – 54HP
Registration N° ST F89615HPax Max 10
Port of registry SÈTE – FRANCEMMSI227 953 110


(Categorie A offshore, without any limitation to the distance of the shore)

Life raft for 10 persons, horseshoe buoy, flashlight, mast chair, emergency rockets and smoke, emergency bar, first aid kit, 10 self-inflating life jackets, safety harnesses, torches, VHF with AIS receiver, Fire extinguisher 


Raymarine Autopilot, Plotter, built-in compass, binoculars, paper charts, clock, barometer, electric panel , GPS, bearing compass, ruler, log, speedo, anemometer, 2 compasses, chart table


  • Suzuki 6HP outboard engine (new 2019)
  • Fusion bluetooth stereo system, interior and exterior speakers
  • 2.60 M Bombard Dinghy (2020) 
  • Hot water boiler
  • Two burner gas stove and oven,
  • 12V USB sockets in all cabins
  • 220 Volt plugs
  • Inverter
  • Fridge
  • Electric windlass (new 2021),  
  • Fully equipped galley
  • 2 x 3 kg gas bottles,
  • Bathing ladder
  • Service batteries 2 x 190AH (2020),
  • Engine battery 80AH (2019)
  • Exotic wood cabin linings (2019)
  • Snorkeling equipment for 6
  • Fishing gear
  • Paddle board 2020
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