Discover the Oostende two-mast smack

Pamper you relations, personnel, relatives or friends.

The Nele is a gaffed two-master that measures 28m long, weighs 90 tonnes, features 185 sq m of sails and is equipped with a 235hp "auxiliary motor", two auxiliary generators and a bow screw. As for the exterior, the ship is a replica of the Oostende two-mast smack, the type of vessel used by the fishermen of Oostende in the 19th century to fish the coastal waters. This replica was built in the traditional manner but nevertheless features all modern conveniences. The permanent crew comprises a master, an engineer and a sailor

Capacity 8 persons for one-day trips, 12 persons for trips of several days 
Sailing area To be agreed upon


An exceptional experience for: 

  • Companies
    • Team building / Incentives / Coaching
    • Pamper your relations
  • Media
    • Perfectly suited for photo shoots, film and TV productions
  • Associations and Clubs
    • Liven up the atmosphere
    • Theme trips (painting, yoga.)
  • Dreamers
    • Fiery Mondays
    • Fulfil your ultimate dream
  • Kids and Schools
    • Acquire practical knowledge (position finding, reading maps, sailing.)
    • Learn to work in a team
    • Educational trips
  • Relatives and Friends
    • Parties
    • Reunions at sea
  • Sailors
    • How does a 19th century vessel sail and move?
  • Seniors
    • Sailing comfortably and stopping at picturesque sites

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