Questions/Answers

Question: Getting to the boatyard ?

There are several possibilities:

From Port Canto, our regular shuttle (the Bacoulou) leaves the quay in front of the harbour master's office Monday to Friday at 7:30 a.m. The crossing takes 10 minutes.

Trans Côte d'Azur proposes a regular shuttle service from the old port of Cannes (see "Access" for further information). The crossing takes around 15 minutes.

Or on request. Contact us on +33 (0)4 93 43 33 50) and we can pick you up at Port Canto or at the Palm Beach with one of our fast tenders.

Question: Is there space for tenders in the port ?

We will organise things with the port if you need a berth for your tender while your yacht is ashore.

Question: Is there a car park at Port Canto ?

Port Canto offers subscriptions or packages according to the length of your stay within the port enclosure, which is guarded.

Question: Can we rent containers ?

During your work in the yard, we rent containers to store the equipment and facilities that have been removed from your yacht.

Question: Is accommodation available on the islands ?

Only within the boatyard enclosure: crews of vessels undergoing work can sleep aboard, provided they respect the environment (waste, noise, etc.). Sanitary facilities are available at the boatyard.

It is also possible to stay at Fort Royal (information on: www.cannes-jeunesse.fr heading: "centre international de séjours").

Question: Black-water facilities ?

On the arrival of your yacht at the boatyard, we can connect your black-water outlets to the collective network so that the crews remaining aboard can use the vessel's heads.

Question: Electrical connection, voltage ?

On the arrival of your yacht at the boatyard you can connect to 220V shore power.

Question: What are the conditions of access for subcontractors ?

The boatyard manager must be notified in advance of the presence of any outside operator mandated by the owner of the vessel or their representative. Once on site, the subcontractor must complete an arrival form to be authorised to work in the boatyard.

Question: What is your maximum hoisting capacity ?

Our equipment allows us to haul out vessels up to 350 tonnes. In terms of length, we can go up to 45 m in length and 11 m in beam.

Question: Is there internet access ?

Chantier Naval de l’Estérel will supply you with Wi-Fi internet access.