Kayu Manis was built in Sulawesi (The home of the indigenous commercial fleet plying the Indonesian archipelago) & combines traditional feeling with modern comfort. Our professional & enthusiastic crew will ensure that your trip on S.Y. Kayu Manis will be a memorable event.
For overnight trips, S.Y. Kayu Manis can accommodate up to 8 guests in 4 double cabins. The cabins are all with en-suite bathrooms and sufficient storage. With a deck length of 24 meters one has plenty of space to move around. Don't forget your golf clubs.
Kayu Manis is fitted with an elegant dining room & a main lounge opened to the stern deck with flat screen TV & a surround stereo entertainment. The large sun deck has loungers for sun lovers, lazing away those sunny afternoons or just to sit in the evenings to watch the stars. The open deck area is perfect for outdoor functions sunset cocktails & romantic candlelight dinners.
We are more than confident that you will enjoy your cruising experience on S.Y. Kayu Manis. The waters of the Andaman sea are idyllic. Sailing from cove to island one can see some of the world's most beautiful beaches while enjoying the warm sun of the tropics. Even the rain is warm.
A mix of Asian & European cuisine is prepared on board. Fresh sea food is abundant and is either fished or bought from fishermen before they reach harbour.
Kayu Manis is using Langkawi Island (Thai-Malaysian border) as one of her home ports. Telaga Harbour Park or Kuah harbour are a mere 15-minutes drive from Langkawi International Airport. From Langkawi International Airport you can reach Kuala Lumpur under an hour. To Singapore it takes a little more than one hour.
When not in Langkawi or cruising, Kayu Manis can be found in Ao Chalong Phuket. Phuket is equaly equiped with an international airport. Direct flights to Phuket are available from many European and Japanese cities, Singapore, Hong Kong, Kula Lumpur and Bangkok.
The Langkawi to Phuket route offers havenly cruising potentials. Stopping to enjoy the fine sands and crystal clear waters of the Butang Archipelago (Koh Lipeh), Koh Rock Nok, Koh Petra, Lanta, Phi Phi and many others for lunch, diving, snorkling or star gazing next to a beach fire is always an enjoyable experience.