American superyacht builder, Trinity Yachts has launched their first yacht of 2012, the 49.90 meter motor yacht TSUMAT. The yacht features an interior by Dutch designer René van der Velden.
OTHER TRINITY YACHTS
Similar in looks to Trinity yacht charter stalwart, motor yacht WHEELS, M/Y TSUMAT offers accommodations for 10 to 12 guests. The master stateroom is positioned on the main deck, with 4 guests cabins located on the lower deck, and a convertible sixth cabin on the bridge deck.
The yacht has twin 2250 hp Caterpillar 3512B engines. She features a signature oversized Trinity swim platform. It is large enough to store two waverunners. In addition, on the Sun Deck, ten or twelve guests fit into the large Jacuzzi tub. Comfortable sun pads surround the tub. It has an adjoining bar. Aft of the hot tub is space for additional furniture.
Below on the bridge deck, there is a sky lounge with bar and plenty of seating for entertainment. Down on the main deck, there is symmetrically-styled seating in the main saloon. Forward of this area is the formal dining room providing seating for up to twelve.
Are you a Trinity, Benetti, or Feadship enthusiast? Other builders, maybe? For instance, Abeking & Rasmussen, Amels, or Heesen? FLIBS 2009 cites a record number of luxury yacht charter superyachts attending. FLIBS stands for Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Andrew Doole of Show Management reports that this year’s FLIBS Golden Anniversary attracts an amazing 149 superyachts over 30m to be displayed. Thousands of people attend the show, and the internet buzzes with uploaded photos of one gorgeous yacht after another.
WHAT IS A SUPERYACHT?
The standard definition of a superyacht is a luxury yacht over 24 meters long. The FLIBS show attendance increases from 149 to 209 yachts to celebrate the anniversary.
WHICH SPECIFIC YACHTS WILL ATTEND THE SHOW?
Among many others, the list is headed by Feadship’s mighty 65m TRIDENT. Another is the 62m FORTUNATO. Finally, Trinity’s 54m KATHERINE and Heesen’s 50m MAN OF STEEL are also in attendance.
There is a Prime Time preview on Thursday, October 29th from 10 am EST to 7 pm EST, and the show is open to the general public at the same times from Friday, October 30th to Sunday, November 1st. The show closes at 5 pm EST on Monday, November 2nd, with all superyachts bidding farewell with the blowing of their horns. It reverberates in the air!
There are over 25 annual shows for superyacht vessels around the world. One show is the biggest and best. It is the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS).
EXHIBITORS AT THE BOAT SHOW
The list of exhibitors at the boat show is typically VIP’s of the superyacht industry. Trinity, Feadship, Lurssen, and Benetti yacht charter enthusiasts are in awe at the sheer number of yachts gathered in one location.
Lady Michelle, one of the largest Trinity yachts in the international yacht charter fleet, is now available for an unforgettable vacationing experience.
The yacht reaches a blazing speed of 19 knots. She accommodates up to ten yacht charter guests in her five luxurious staterooms. The Lady has a professional crew of nine. Thus, you are guaranteed first class service throughout your cruise aboard Lady Michelle.
She has many hightlights. For instance, a panoramic sky lounge and a covered exterior deck aft on the pilothouse level. In addition, al fresco dining for twelve.
Everything about Lady Michelle speaks of elegance and is sure to make your cruising vacation truly unforgettable.
Whoo-hoo! The yacht’s representative contacted us to announce newly reduced rates. These are for the popular 191-foot motor yacht CARPE DIEM. The rates are for the remainder of the spring in the Bahamas. Her weekly rate reduction is from $395,000 per week to now $375,000 per week.
Additionally, the yacht is now accepting advanced reservations for the summer in the Med.
The 191′ (58.23 meter) Trinity yacht CARPE DIEM is well known. People recognize her in the Bahamas. Additionally, Captain Ryan Butterwick has a crew of 11. The past three seasons enjoy affluent travelers onboard. Most yachts of this size are further south in the Caribbean during the winter. For instance, St. Martin and St Barts. Captain Butterwick and the yacht’s owner saw an opportunity. In specific, to be one of the very few large private yacht charter vessels. Further, to choose the Bahamas as their home port for the winter and spring.
SPECIAL FEATURES & AMENITIES
The representative describes the yacht as,
“…an objet d’art all her own. Her signature interior by Carol Williamson and Associates simultaneously creates a sense of both drama and balance. There is a marvelous display of juxtaposition of design elements. Whereas, joining opposing materials of Madagascar ebony wood with white onyx stone. Furthermore, varying textures of velvet, satin, and embossed Paltrona Frau leather. Showcased throughout the yacht are vintage fashion photographs, art deco antiques, and lavish furnishings.”
She accommodates 12 guests. This acclaimed charter yacht was a finalist for the 2012 World Superyacht Awards for Best Tri-Deck Semi-Displacement Yacht. In addition, she finalized for the 2012 Showboats Design Awards for Best Interior Design.
Sundeck Jacuzzi with huge sunbed
Alfresco dining on main and skylounge aft decks
6 staterooms including 3 full-width king suites
Interior by Carol Williamson & Associates
Exercise equipment (sundeck aft)
4 wet bars
Kaleidescape movie/music server, Xbox, iPod
Surround sound / 70″ HD TV in Skylounge
TENDERS & TOYS
The yacht has multiple toys and tenders. For instance, a 32 foot (9.75-meter) Boston Whaler with 2 x 275 hp engines (Bahamas/Caribbean only). Also, a 23 foot (7-meter) Novurania Chase tender with 220 horsepower diesel engine and a 19-foot (5.79-meter) Zodiac Proluxe tender with 170 hp jet drive engine. Additionally, 4 Waverunners, 2 SeaBobs, a Jet Surfski, and a Flyboard. Further, waterskis, a wakeboard, and snorkel gear. Lastly, 6 sets of SCUBA gear, a SCUBA compressor, and a custom freestyle pool with jellyfish net.
Carpe Diem includes exercise equipment for active guests. For example, an elliptical machine fold-up treadmill, spin bike, pulley system, and weight bench. Finally, free weights and yoga mats.
If there is one name that is echoed time and time again by our charter clients, it is Trinity Yachts.
Perini Navi, Benetti, and Feadship enthusiasts appear at the show, and above all, the record number of Trinity luxury yacht charter superyachts attend the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is amazing.
SHOW MANAGEMENT COMMENTS
Trinity fans smile.
Andrew Doole of Show Management reports this years Golden Anniversary of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) attracted an amazing 149 superyachts over 30 meter on display.
YACHTS IN ATTENDANCE
The Trinity list is headed by the 196′ BACARELLA and closely followed by the 177′ KATHERINE.
Not to be missed are ANGILIS, WHEELS, BLIND DATE, BIG CITY, LADY LINDA, VITA, and MY IRIS.
The aforementioned Trinity superyachts are only a sampling at the show. However, there are megayachts on display for all desires. As a result, all yacht charter fans rejoice.
WHAT TIME IS THE SHOW?
Prime Time Trinity preview is on Thursday, October 29th from 10am to 7pm. The show is open to the general public at the same times. FLIBS is held from Friday, October 30th to Sunday, November 1st. Finally, the show ends at 5pm on Monday, November 2nd.
North American and international clients are looking for different summer charter destinations (St. Tropez is sooo last season). At this time, one charter yacht owner thinks he has the perfect option.
MOTORYACHT AMARULA SUN
The owner of the South Florida-based motor yacht AMARULA SUN has plans. Specifically, he will relocate his 164 foot luxury yacht charter vessel. She heads to Alaska for summer 2020!
YACHT MANAGER COMMENTS
The vessel’s charter manager wrote an email to our charter department this morning. She wrote:
“Awe-inspiring and breathtaking, the northernmost state of the U.S. is home to a landscape that is beyond your wildest dreams. Quickly becoming an ‘it’ destination for the elite yachting set, the tranquility and pristine nature of the Alaskan wilderness are an incredible backdrop and there’s no better yacht than AMARULA SUN!”
BAHAMAS YACHT CHARTER
You might recall we profiled this yacht back in May. It was noted as an excellent Bahamas yacht charter option. Additionally, with room for 12 guests, and the boat is loaded with watertoys.
KEEN TO RENT YACHT
The owner is keen to charter his yacht. Above all, he often announces generous super-saver fares to encourage bookings. Therefore, we are certain he will announce special rates for the upcoming summer season in Alaska!
MOTORYACHT SPECIFICATIONS AND TOYS
Further detail about superyacht Amarula Sun for your review follows.
Amarula Sun is an unquestionably spectacular yacht. Her length is 164 feet, or 50 meters. With build by Trinity Yachts in 2008 and 2018 refit, she accommodates 12 guests in 5 staterooms. Her crew of 9 gives first class service. Stability and comfort is the name of the game in her 28 foot beam (8.5 meters) and 7 foot 8 inch (2.34 meter) draft.
COST TO RENT YACHT
Location: Bahamas, Leeward Islands, British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos
Price from: $195,000 per week (December -May)
Price from: $230,000 per week (Year end Holidays)
Date: Summer 2020
Price from: $195,000 per week (June through September)
The final nominees for the 2011 ShowBoats Design Awards are announced. A group of charter vessels lead the way.
59 finalists culled from a record 250 nominations. In specific, for the second annual competition. It is sponsored by Boat International Media. At stake is a coveted “Golden Neptune” trophy. It presents at a gala awards evening. The evening occurs in Palm Beach, Florida, on October 25, 2011.
The list of nominees are excellent charterboats. They are some of the newest yachts available for hire.
Dubois Naval Architects is in the spotlight again. They run away with a number of honors at the recent World Superyacht Awards. Their yachts are early favorites to win again. For instance, KOKOMO(finalist – naval architecture; interior layout; interior design). In addition, TWIZZLE(finalist – naval architecture; exterior design and styling; interior design; recreational area for guest use).
The finalists will be scrutinized by an independent panel of judges. This includes superyacht owners and renowned designers from outside the yachting industry.
The award gala will take place at Mar a Lago Club, Donald Trump’s exclusive private club in Palm Beach. It is held on the final day of the Superyacht Design Symposium. The ceremony concludes two days of design-focused events in Florida. These are prior to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS).
Purchase tickets to the ShowBoats Design Awards Gala before August 19, 2011, and receive a special discount off the regular price
Table of 12 – Early Bird Price: $5670 (savings of $630).
Table of 10 – Early Bird Price: $4725 (savings of $525).
Individual Ticket – Early Bird Price: $535 (savings of $60)
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