MI BARCO | MY BOAT | MON BATEAU
Lat 42º 34,2' N
Log 8º 51,5' W
19
MAR
2018

Rear Commodore Ocean Cruising Club Daria Blackwell (The Journal of the Ocean Cruising Club)

The Varadoiro (boatyard) de Xufre, run by Nito – a lovely man who speaks excellent English and offers a car to clients for their occasional use – offers a 10% discount off haulout and storage to OCC members, and an additional 10% for payment up front. The place has an excellent...
27
FEB
2018

Mat743, Retour d’experience – Port a sec et chantier de Xufre (Galice Espagnole). For www.hisse-et-oh.com

Salut les Heossiens, J’ai passe une semaine en novembre 2017 au chantier de “Varadero de Xufre” (www.xufre.es), sur la petite Ile de “Ila de Arousa” en Galice espagnole, et je voulais partager avec vous cette experience, en pensant que certains...
21
FEB
2018

Megan Roberts, S/Y Magnet. On “Varadoiro do Xufre” Facebook.

Many thanks to all the staff at Varadoiro do Xufre. Shortly after launching on a Friday we discovered a leaking prop shaft seal. Twenty minutes later we were in the slings and out of the water. By 17.00 we had identified the seal and thanks to Nito a replacement was ordered from...
08
AGO
2017

Andrew Struthers, Celestine. For the UK Cruising Association.

Lovely stay at Xufre Celestine spent 8 months in Xufre yard winter 16/17. Nito and his son Alex made us very welcome and provided an excellent service at a very fair cost. There are now 2 showers and toilets and a washing machine all available at no extra cost. You are welcome to...
14
JUN
2017

Norman Kean and Geraldine Hennigan. For 2017 Pilotage Notes.

There has for the last six years been a much acclaimed boatyard, Varadoiro do Xufre (the yard’s tall shed and tower crane are conspicuous from seaward). There is 3m at LAT all the way in to the yard’s pontoon (see plan). A family business, the level of service is outstanding –...
30
MAY
2017

Dominique Carbonnier et Didier Masseron, MV BALDER VIII.

Comment organiser le refit total de notre trawler de 18m, et 60 tonnes sans tomber dans le piège de certains chantiers? Après quelques recherches et sur la recommandation d’amis irlandais, nous avons découvert Vdx. Je ne saurai trop recommander ce chantier familial et très...
10
MAY
2017

Captain Laurance Ottley, SY Ree.

But without doubt what really elevates Varadoiro do Xufre from other yards i have used is the pervasive attitude of integrity from the staff, both in the consciously high quality work and the strikingly fair invoicing which i am pleased to say is completely free of the...
05
DIC
2016

Peter and William Cronin, Yucatan 55.

Peter and William just having the time of our lives. This is what makes sailing enjoyable and I never thought I would say this of a boatyard. The highest approval and the reasons. Large 180 ton lift no need to remove forestay or backstay large beam vessels not getting squeezed....
17
NOV
2016

Frederic Le Michel, SY Izgoud. For www.stw.fr and www.hisse-et-oh.com

Notre hivernage ici a été un des meilleurs que nous ayons pratiqués. C’est ici un chantier familial des plus sympathiques et serviables.Dans notre cas, tous les travaux demandés ont été parfaitement exécutés (antifooling, hivernage du moteur et du moteur de...
16
NOV
2016

Hans Rierink, SY Víthaca. The Netherlands. For Reedsalmanac.

a good place for repair and maintenance, lifting in and out (up to 8 meters broad) and overwintering in general. All for very attractive prices (prices for overwintering a catamaran is more than half cheaper compared with the rest of Spain/Portugal). Beside that it is a not to...
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