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Eight Luxury Yachts by PRINCESS on display at forthcoming Cannes Yachting Festival

July 07, 2015

This September will see Princess Yachts return to Cannes Yachting Festival with an amazing line-up of eight luxury yachts on display, including the striking Princess 35M yacht. From September 8 to 13, at Jetée 106, the prestigious UK shipyard will provide visitors with an insight to the unique quality, peerless craftsmanship, as well as timeless style found in every Princess yacht. The festival will also mark the start of the company’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

Luxury yacht Princess 35M underway

Luxury yacht Princess 35M underway

The highlight of the line-up will be the all-new superyacht Princess 35M, an innovative, powerful and graceful yacht, providing the most luxurious and sociable onboard experience. The global launch of this exciting new yacht, with her sophisticated exterior, represents an evolution of the M Class craft. Inspired design can be found in the raised pilot house, accessible from both the flybridge and lobby area, and continues with the ingeniously designed foredeck area, which incorporates an attractive and generous seating, as well as sun lounging area.

Motor Yacht Princess 35M Flybridge - Image courtesy of Princess Yacht International

Motor Yacht Princess 35M Flybridge

Alongside the luxury motor yacht Princess 35M, the Princess 52, 56 and 68 will make their debut at the show. The Princess 82 superyacht, V39 and V48 Open will make up the line-up with a second show appearance from the elegant Princess S72 yacht.

Princess S72 Yacht

Princess S72 Yacht

More charter yachts built by Princess can be found here.

Exclusive Images of New Princess 35M Superyacht Hull #1

June 01, 2015

The exclusive images of the new Princess 35M superyacht Hull #1 have been proudly released by Princess Yachts. Boasting an impressive steel grey hull, the first Princess 35M yacht left her build shed at Princess’ superyacht facility to enter the final stage of fit out. She will make her world debut this autumn.

First Princess 35M Yacht showing her beautiful steel grey hull - Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

First Princess 35M Yacht showing her beautiful steel grey hull – Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

Belonging to the popular M Class range of luxury vessels, the striking Princess 35M motor yacht Hull no. 1 takes design cues from the Princess 40M (example is charter yacht Imperial Princess). Her exterior spaces are vast and versatile, providing the most luxurious and sociable onboard experience. An innovatively designed cockpit and transom area create an informal ‘Beach Club’ arrangement, where a huge seating area hosts aft and forward facing seating. An optional bar can be added to offer an informal leisure space that can easily be transformed into a formal dining area.

First Princess 35M Yacht ready to leave her shed - Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

First Princess 35M Yacht ready to leave her shed – Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

The raised pilot house aboard first Princess 35M superyacht is accessible from both the flybridge as well as lobby area. A port side door also offers access to the huge foredeck, featuring a gorgeous and spacious seating and sun lounging area.

Princess 35M superyacht Hull no. 1 leaving her shed - Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

Princess 35M superyacht Hull no. 1 leaving her shed – Photo by Princess Yachts International plc

The main deck hosts a full-beam owner’s stateroom accessed via an ante-room, which can be utilized as an office. Moreover, the suite boasts large panoramic windows, two walk-in wardrobes and a spacious bathroom with bath, shower and toilet facilities. The additional three or four well appointed en suite staterooms can be found on the lower deck, comfortably sleeping six or eight guests, with the crew quarters positioned forward, including three en suite cabins.

More charter yachts by Princess can be found here.

Beautiful and Elegant Princess 40M Charter Yacht SOLARIS in Monaco

May 28, 2015

Take a glimpse at what it is like enjoying a superyacht charter vacation aboard the beautiful and elegant Princess 40M charter yacht SOLARIS in the fantastic Monaco, as shown in the amazing video below, released by Princess Yachts. Boasting generous relaxing areas and a wonderful selection of fabulous water toys, luxury motor yacht SOLARIS is the perfect vessel for a fun holiday with family or friends.

Launched in 2014, the brand new 40-metre superyacht SOLARIS can comfortably sleep up to 12 charter guests in the stylish and contemporary interiors, superbly designed by Mark Berryman. She offers 6 beautifully appointed and spacious en-suite cabins, including a gorgeous full-beam master stateroom on the bridge deck aft, boasting a king size bed, sofa, study space, Spa Pool, as well as a private deck.

The main deck of luxury yacht SOLARIS offers a shaded entertaining and seating area, followed by an extended swim platform, hosting a large garage full of fantastic water toys. Moreover, an ample and breath-taking sundeck provides guests with sun or shade, thanks to a retractable roof top, alfresco dining, sunpads, chaise lounges, wet bar, as well as an amazing Spa Pool tub.

Luxury charter yacht SOLARIS is available for luxury yacht rent in the Western Mediterranean, including such popular destinations as Naples, Sicily, Sardinia, Corsica, as well as the French Riviera.

Yacht SOLARIS

Year:2014   L.O.A.:40.16m (131' 9")  Beam:8.02m (26' 4") 
Max Speed:19 knots  Cruise Speed:16 knots  Engines:MTU V12 4000 M73L 2x 2895 
Cabins: Charter Guest:12  Crew:

Brand new Princess 40M Motor Yacht ANKA

May 25, 2015

Luxury motor yacht ANKA represents the latest Princess 40M vessel that has successfully splashed at Princess Yachts in the UK. Princess 40M Hull #5 superyacht ANKA was christened during an exclusive naming ceremony, which took place at the Princess M Class superyacht facility in South Yard, Plymouth. She is now available for a superyacht charter in the beautiful Mediterranean

Princess 40M superyacht ANKA in her final stage of fit-out - Image by Princess Yachts International plc

Princess 40M superyacht ANKA in her final stage of fit-out – Image by Princess Yachts International plc

Luxury yacht ANKA boasts an eye catching turquoise coloured hull, which ensures her exterior sets her apart from her predecessors. The prominent UK shipyard has recently delivered the fourth Princess 40M motor yacht X5, and is currently working on hull #6 and #7.

The Princess 40M is the flagship in the yard’s line-up, with the standard layout providing deluxe accommodation in a gorgeous master suite, positioned on the main deck, as well as four or five en-suite guest cabins.

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Princess 23M Motor Yacht ISABEL sold and completed

April 20, 2015

Sunseeker Monaco has proudly announced the sale and completion of the Princess 23M motor yacht ISABEL. Superyacht ISABEL has been recently loaded on to a ship in Italy’s Genoa to be delivered to her new Owner from Australia.

Princess 23M Yacht ISABEL being loaded on to a ship in Genoa, Italy

Princess 23M Yacht ISABEL being loaded on to a ship in Genoa, Italy

Powered by twin powerful Caterpillar C32 diesels, Princess 23M super yacht ISABEL was originally launched by Princess Yachts in 2007. She offers comfortable accommodation to up to 8 guests in 4 generous en-suite cabins.

Luxury motor yacht ISABEL is loaded bound for Australia

Luxury motor yacht ISABEL is loaded bound for Australia

Note: Original article appeared on the official Sunseeker Blog Book.

Latest Princess 40M motor yacht Hull #5 enters final stage of fit-out

April 16, 2015

Following the recent departure of the Princess 40M luxury yacht X5, the prominent British builder, Princess Yachts, is now proud to unveil some amazing images of the latest Princess 40M motor yacht Hull #5. The fifth Princess 40M yacht is currently in her final stage of fit-out. The shipyard is already working on hull #6 and #7.

Princess 40M superyacht Hull no. 5 - Image by Princess Yachts International plc

Princess 40M superyacht Hull no. 5 – Image by Princess Yachts International plc

The photos show Princess 40M superyacht Hull #5 at the Princess M Class superyacht facility in South Yard, Plymouth where she has left the build shed for her final stages of fit-out on the hard standing. A beautiful turquoise coloured hull ensures her exterior sets her apart from her predecessors and she will be undoubtedly look just as gorgeous when on the water.

Princess 40M motor yacht Hull no. 5 - Image by Princess Yachts International plc

Princess 40M motor yacht Hull no. 5 – Image by Princess Yachts International plc

Below is a gallery for luxury charter yachts built by Princess.

Video: Princess 98 Flybridge motor yacht PRINCESS TWO leaving Miami Yacht & Brokerage Show

April 10, 2015

Luxury motor yacht Princess Two is a superb Princess 98 Flybridge vessel, built by the well known British manufacturer, Princess Yachts. Superyacht Princess Two mixes up traditional craftsmanship, the very latest technology, as well as unmistakable Princess styling. Below is a video showing the striking Princess Two, while leaving the Miami Yacht & Brokerage Show, annually hosted by the glamorous Florida yacht charter destination – Miami. The video was made by ‘ZipZapPower’.

Motor yacht Princess S72 to make her Asia debut at Singapore Yacht Show 2015

April 09, 2015

Luxury motor yacht Princess S72 by Princess Yachts will make her Asia debut at this month’s Singapore Yacht Show. The event will be running in the breath-taking Southeast Asia yacht charter location – Singapore from April 23 to 26, 2015.

Princess S72 Yacht by Princess Yachts

Princess S72 Yacht by Princess Yachts

Luxury yacht Princess S72 is a powerful sportbridge vessel and the first model from the all-new S Class range. She boasts contemporary styling mixed up with performance-honed lines, resulting in a deluxe and generous interior, comfortably accommodating up to eight guests in total over four staterooms.

Princess S72 Yacht - Cockpit

Princess S72 Yacht – Cockpit

A generous sportbridge represetns the perfect place to drive Princess S72 yacht or gather around a large teak table when entertaining. The lower helm is complete with a carbon fibre sunroof which provides that sports yacht atmosphere.

Motor yacht S72 - Owners Stateroom

Motor yacht S72 – Owners Stateroom

As with all Princess yachts, glass is put to incredible use on the S72 yacht with beautiful wraparound windows to the deck saloon and angled hull-side windows to the stateroom. In addition, all guest cabins boast exceptional light and spectacular seascape views.

Below is a gallery for the superb charter yachts built by Princess Yachts.

Interior images of new Princess 40M motor yacht X5

April 09, 2015

The all-new Princess 40M motor yacht X5 by Princess Yachts is now available to view through an amazing selection of interior photos, showcasing the vessel’s beautifully appointed five-cabin arrangement and custom interior concept. Superyacht X5 boasts bespoke interior styling in partnership with Fendi Casa, the yard’s in-house design team and Owner. 

Princess 40M Hull 4 motor yacht X5 - Saloon - Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

Princess 40M Hull 4 motor yacht X5 – Saloon – Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

A gloss cherry wood combined with classic cream leathers, fabrics and furniture is accented with bright velvets and satins giving a feeling of timeless luxury.

Across the main deck saloon bespoke furniture, seating, lighting, fabrics and accessories are finished with the Fendi marque. The dining area can accommodate up to 10 guests around a macassar ebony table which is softly lit by a unique backlit Onyx panel to the bulkhead.

40M Hull 4 Yacht X5 - Main Deck Saloon - Photo credit to Princess Yachts International plc

40M Hull 4 Yacht X5 – Main Deck Saloon – Photo credit to Princess Yachts International plc

The main deck master stateroom features stunning red accessories throughout with a private dressing area, his and hers walk-in wardrobes and a full beam bathroom.

Combinations of unique marbles have been pattern matched to individualise each bathroom. In the master en suite a rare nero portoro marble shower contrasts against a neutral marble bath and flooring creating a sophisticated yet striking effect.

Luxury motor yacht X5 - Dining Table - Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

Luxury motor yacht X5 – Dining Table – Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

On the upper deck of super yacht X5 a generous Sky Lounge with expansive windows allows natural light to fill the space. A large ‘L’ shaped seating area, additional Fendi Casa chairs and entertainment system creates the perfect lounge area.

Super yacht X5 - Master Stateroom - Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

Super yacht X5 – Master Stateroom – Image credit to Princess Yachts International plc

Across the lower deck of X5 yacht four beautifully appointed en suite guest cabins feature Fendi fabrics, furniture and accessories across different colour schemes. The aft VIP cabin features vibrant yellow velvets and gold silks. To port and starboard double en suite cabins are finished in blues and greens with a rich red Fendi bed cover, cushions and dressing chair to the forward VIP.

X5 superyacht - Port Double Cabin - Photo credit to Princess Yachts International plc

X5 superyacht – Port Double Cabin – Photo credit to Princess Yachts International plc

The Princess 40M luxury yacht X5 can accommodate 10 guests across five cabins and seven crew across three cabins.

Below is a choice of the stylish charter yachts built by Princess Yachts.

New Princess 40M motor yacht X5 delivered

March 26, 2015

The prestigious British shipyard, Princess Yachts, is believed to have delivered the latest 40-metre motor yacht X5 to her owners. Superyacht X5 represents the fourth vessel in the successful Princess 40M series.

New Princess 40M superyacht X5 - Image credit to Oceanskies Limited

New Princess 40M superyacht X5 arriving in St Peter Port in Guernsey – Image credit to Oceanskies Limited

Princess 40M superyacht provides amazing internal volume. The standard layout includes a generous sky lounge, full-beam main deck master suite with a private owner’s office and additional four or five ensuite guest cabins. At the stern lies the beach club, with a walk-in garage able to accommodate a 6,5m (21’) tender, two jet skis, as well as a dive room.

Below is a choice of the superb charter yachts built by Princess.