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CALISTO - Classic Motor Yacht

Yacht Description

M/Y CALISTO is a magnificent 1944 classic motor yacht of 41m (136' 1"). This lovely lady is able to accommodate up to 12 guests in complete luxury with her 6 cabins - 2 Single, 3 Double, 1 Twin. CALISTO is a stately yacht.


CALISTO’s History:

“Built in 1944 for the US Navy Calisto was originally an IMS 1 class minesweeper who was transferred upon completion to serve the Royal Navy of Great Britain. After World War II and the decade of service her voyage soon began to take on a new course.

In 1954, she was bought over Mr. Thomas Loel Guinness the Irish tycoon and former MP, who was owned the famed La Calipso Jacques Cousteau. Under Mr. Guinness the decade of involvement the designer layout, Calisto was brilliantly transformed into this personal luxury yacht. Just like La Calipso her sister vessel, Calisto was and still is about old world charm and height sea exploration. She catered to the boating pleasure and well-heeled. She sailed the waters of Greece and Britain, roamed the seas of Antibes and Sicily and all over Europe in style. Often in the company of celebrities and politicians, several years after, the sought-after was purchased by a prestigious French family who then kept and maintained the vessel for the next 40 over years.”

CALISTO has now had her entire interior refitted – bow to stern, wall to floor as well as her external hull repainted.

Yacht Accommodation

Classic yacht CALISTO can accommodate up to 12 guests and has 9 crew members. The Master stateroom with king sized bed and private ensuite features rich mahogany and contrasting tasteful colours providing grace and sophistication. The yacht also has 2 double staterooms, 2 twin cabins with ensuite showers/bathrooms and 2 single cabins with own bathroom. One of the single cabins is slightly smaller. All of the cabins have top of the range 100% Egyptian cotton bed linens and all bathrooms are accessorized with Molton Brown toiletries.

Yacht Specifications

Type/Year:Classic Motor Yacht/1944 
Refit:2007  Beam:7.40m (24' 3") 
L.O.A.:41.50m (136' 1")  Crew:
Guests:12  Max Speed:14 knots 
Cabins: Engines:2 X 500 BHP DEUTZ 
Cruise Speed:12 knots  More Yacht Info:Traditional motor yachts
Builder/Designer:Astoria Marine Construction Co. 

Amenities and Extras

Thailand based CALISTO is fully equipped with tenders and a large range of water toys. There are entertainment facilities through out guests areas and communication facilities on board.

CALISTO Disclaimer:

The luxury yacht CALISTO displayed on this page is merely informational and she is not necessarily available for yacht charter or for sale, nor is she represented or marketed in anyway by CharterWorld. This web page and the superyacht information contained herein is not contractual. All yacht specifications and informations are displayed in good faith but CharterWorld does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the current accuracy, completeness, validity, or usefulness of any superyacht information and/or images displayed. All boat information is subject to change without prior notice and may not be current.

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