Second-hand is obviously cheaper and is often allows the opportunity to sail aboard a multihull that’s prepared to set off. From 35 to 45 feet, this size seems to be the sweet spot, with some excellent opportunities. Catamarans, after all, are the fastest-growing segment of the sailboat market — so we felt it was necessary to build a list of our favorite catamaran sailboats. You’ll find a variety of catamaran manufacturers that made the list.
Our Favorite Catamarans Sailboats:
1. Hobie 16
Revealed in Southern California in 1970 from the store of an ingenious surfboard shaper called Hobie Alter, the beach-based Hobie 16, using its trapeze fittings and asymmetrical fiberglass decks did nothing less than revolutionizing multihull sailing. Above 100,000 small catamarans later, the … Read the rest