Silolona delivers Luxury Yacht Charter in Indonesia since 2004. Designing crafted voyage in remote Indonesian islands, they offer the most exclusive private travel experience in south East Asia. This elegant traditionnal wooden sailing Pinisi was built from the finest tropical wood of Sulawesi, by following the German Lloyds specifications. She has been equipped with the best amenities and safety features. With spacious decks, and tastefully appointed interiors, Silolona is a benchmark for luxury Voyage in Indonesia.
Silolona history starts as early as the 1980’s through the passion of an early times explorer of the Indonesian archipelago. Patti Seery was an American entrepreneur, who was passionate by the spices trade history, and the rich culture of the remote Indonesian islands. But there was no operators in Indonesia by this time. The only way to explore the eastern archipelago was to embark on some special expeditions, leaded by anthropologists and naturalist, or by private sailing vessel. After a while, some early explorers started to occasionally chartered traditionnal wooden Pinisi, but comfort and safety onboard were really limited. That’s how Patti decided to built her own Pinisi, and provide Luxury Yacht Charter in Indonesia. She hired some of the best carpinters of Sulawesi. After few years of sweat and tears, the ultimate Pinisi was ready to sail.
Silolona runs successful operations since nearly two decades, and has become distinguished throughout the world for. Focusing on cultural expeditions, they are building bridges between guests and local communities, and are excelling in delivering talyor-made voyage experiences. Her crew members are know for an in-depth knowledge of Indonesian cultures and custom. The family owned and managed business was taken over by Tresno, the Patti’s son. Maintaining the operating standards, he brought the company to the next level and helped his mother to design their second Pinisi: Si Datu Bua. Starting out in Indonesia, they now propose bespoke itinerary in Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
The main deck has been fitted with a comfortable diner table, to enjoy the finest under the star dining. Both bow deck and upper deck are equipped by sun loungers. The bowsprit has been fitted with daybeds and cushions, and gives another view point of the vessel while sailing. Ones would rather comfortably lean back against the indoor space dividing wall. An additional shaded aft lounge, offer a great place to relax while watching the beauty of the landscape.
Silolona has five rooms and can host up to 10 people. The three largest suites are equipped with king-size beds and a sofa. The two other suites are fitted with double beds. All are air-conditioned with ensuite bathroom and warm water. Silolona onboard design is made of tribal arts from local ethnies. From every aspects, Silolona embodies the heritage of Indonesia’s remote islands. The spirit of their exclusive voyage remains onboard with all the antics they collected along the way. Brighten by luxurious neutral cream linen and woven textiles, Silolona releases a unique ambiance.
Silolona Luxury Yacht Charter delivers the level of services you can expect from a vessel like her. Being very responsive to their guests expectations, the 17 professional crew members are fully dedicated to their guests. They have been trained following the highest standards of hospitality, and have this passion to deliver beyond exceptional service levels. The captain and deck members have all an expert sailing knowledge, and know Indonesia at its best. Scuba diving, water skis, wakeboards, kayaks and fishing gear are available onboard to experience the best voyage at sea.
|Overall Lenght||50 meters/165 feet|
|Deck Lenght||37 meters/121 feet|
|Beam||10 meters/33 feet|
|Naval Architect||Kasten Marine Design|
|Cruising Speed||8 knots|
|Scuba diving gears||2 kayaks|
|3 tenders||Snorkelling gears|