Bill And Me

  • Bill And Me
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Saloon 2
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Saloon
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Master Cabin
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 sailing yacht
  • Bill And Me
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Saloon 2
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Saloon
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 | Master Cabin
  • BILL AND ME | Oyster 72 sailing yacht

The Yacht

Bill and Me is a new Oyster 72 designed with a flare of style with a dynamic orange mast. Below the yacht has a warm cherry wood joinery and cream leather upholstery. There are three guest cabins aft of the saloon comprised of a master cabin aft with an ensuite head, a double cabin port aft with access to a head and shower and a starboard bunk cabin which shares the port head. The crew are forward of the saloon.

The yacht has been fitted to a high standard for charter. Each cabin has a TV with access to a 250 DVD server and a stereo system with iPod docks. The main saloon has a large flat screen TV and Play Station for entertainment.

For water sports activities there is a 4.2meter RIB with a 40hp engine and very complete water toy inventory includes for your enjoyment.

Gareth and Desi both have a life-long passion for sailing and water-sports. Four years ago they met and began working together, sharing their combined love of sailing, entertaining, cooking and enthusiasm for managing Oyster yachts.
Gareth started sailing as a boy of 11 racing dinghies in England. This passion developed into a career. He has been a professional yacht captain for 20 years with more than 200,000 miles around the world, including 12 transatlantic crossings on yachts from 43ft to 130ft. Gareth’s involvement with Oyster yachts is long standing. First working for them as a senior member of their commissioning team based in Ipswich for 12 years, then as Captain on Oyster yachts for private owners operating charters in the Med and the Caribbean. His love of the sea and sailing is combined with vast experience.
Desi grew up in Miami and spent her teenage years sailing Hobicats, snorkeling and swimming. After moving to England she began sailing yachts and soon after completed her Yachtmaster with commercial endorsement. Desi has since sailed throughout the world and has skippered her own yacht around Britain. Her love of sailing is equally matched by her love of cooking. She has trained and attained a diploma from the Ashburton School of Cookery. Great pride is taken in serving her guests delicious food that is sourced locally. Travel has provided her with a varied culinary repertoire. In addition she is a PADI qualified rescue diver who loves to guide her guests on snorkeling trips, as well as holding a water-ski boat driver international operators certificate.
Together Gareth and Desi’s enthusiasm is infectious. They are great team who will make you feel welcome and go that extra mile to ensure your time on board will be a memorable one.


Built by Oyster
Length 22.5m
Beam 5.79m
Draft 2.90m
Year Built 2012
Cruising speed 8 knots
Guests cruising 6
Guests sleeping 6
Crew 2
Flag British
Cabins 3
Double cabins 2
Twin cabins 1

Equipment & Toys

4.2 m RIB 40HP engine
RS Feva Sailing dinghy
Adult water skis
Mono ski
Inflatable kayak
Snorkeling equipment
Fishing gear