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Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 sailing yacht

The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 is small family cruising yacht suited to a couple, a young family; two adults or 2 adults and up to 2 younger children.

The ‘SO29.2’ can be comfortably sailed by a crew of two and is available for flotilla & bareboat sailing charters from Poros.

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Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 sailing yacht

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Our Sun Odyssey 29.2 yachts are not currently available for charter but are available for purchase.

If you are looking for a well maintained smaller yacht, suitable for a couple of young family, then the Sun Odyssey 29.2 may well suit your requirements.

The Sun Odyssey 29.2 is small family cruising yacht suited to a couple or young family and can be comfortably sailed by a crew of two. She provides two cabins and so suits ‘Mum & Dad up front’ with one or two children in the stern cabin.


At 29’ the Sun Odyssey 29.2 benefits from being smaller and lighter than larger yachts meaning she can be comfortably managed by a crew of two. This makes her ideal for a couple or a family with young children. Like all Jeanneau yachts she handles well providing safe and stable sailing.


The Greek Sails Sun Odyssey 29.2 yachts are equipped with wheel steering, roller furling genoa and slab-reefed mainsail with lazy jacks and sail bag. The mainsail uses single-line reefing with reefs 1 & 2 rigged.

Instrumentation includes a binnacle compass and Raymarine ST60 tridata in the cockpit and a GPS, DSC VHF radio & EPIRB by the chart table. Charts and pilot guides are provided.

The yacht is equipped CD/radio player with speakers in the main cabin and external speakers in the cockpit, allowing you to listen to music as you sail.


The Sun Odyssey 29.2 offers a main saloon, two cabins and a single toilet/shower room (‘heads’ in sailing talk) with hot water. Each cabin has a double berth giving four berths plus the saloon seats are convertible to berths if children don’t want (or can’t!) share a cabin together. The aft cabin has a hanging wardrobe.

Please note that the maximum capacity of the 29.2 is four persons including children and that the forward berths are only suitable for people up to 5’ 7” (1.70m) tall.

The galley includes a sink, top-entry fridge, twin-burner stove and plenty of storage both behind the worktop & cooker and below the sink.

Outside the cockpit has a bimini to provide shade from the sun.

Internal layout

The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 internal layout. Image courtesey & with permission of Chantiers Jeanneau S.A.

The Sun Odyssey 29.2 provides a single heads to starboard, a forepeak cabin with hatch onto the foredeck and one rear cabin. There is a chart table to starboard in front of the heads with control panel, GPS, DSC VHF radio, EPIRB and CD/radio player.

Key information

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 (2001)
Overall length8.80 m / 28’ 11”   Water line length7.70 m / 25’ 3”
Beam2.98 m / 9’ 9”   Draught1.40 m / 4’ 7”
Sail area40 m² / 431 sq ft   EngineYanmar 18 HP
Cabins / berths2¹ / 4²   Shower/toilets1 (+ 1 deck shower)
Ideal forCouples & young families   Sailors2 or 3
Fuel capacity45 ltr / 10 gal   Water capacity100 ltr / 22 gal


¹ The number of cabins refers to compartments separate to the main saloon laid out as permanent bedrooms

² The 29.2 is limited to four persons on-board irrespective of convertible berths in the main saloon

³ Refers to UK ‘Imperial’ gallons, not US ‘Short’ gallons

Wheel steeringYes   BiminiYes
MainsailSlab reefing with lazy jacks & sail bag   ReefingSingle line from cockpit
GenoaRoller furling   WindlassElectric
DingyInflatable   OutboardAvailable at extra cost
InstrumentationRaymarine ST60 tridata, GPS   MusicRadio/CD player
Hot waterYes   Holding tankYes

Please note that photographs used on this page may not necessarily be of Greek Sails flotilla & charter yachts and actual fittings and specification may differ. The Greek Sails Sun Odyssey 29.2 sailing yachts are equipped with biminis which are not shown in the photographs.

Information downloads

For more detailed information about our Sun Odyssey 29.2 yachts you can download the following supplementary documents:

Download the Greek Sails yacht inventory and packing list for the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 29.2 sailing yacht Yacht inventory & suggested packing list

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