POLAR STAR A Lurssen Superyacht
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Motor yacht POLAR STAR is a Lurssen built 208' (63.40 m) superyacht which was launched in 2005 and designed by Espen Oeino. POLAR STAR has an imposing six levels of interior and exterior deck space. The yacht accommodates up to 12 guests in 6 suites. She is a full displacement steel hulled explorer ship which provides her guests with fantastic stability and safety, powerful presence and graceful styling. In her interior, however, the yacht also shows a tranquil ambience of sumptuous decadence and elegant poise as created by interior designer Pauline Nunn. Lurssen Yachts of Germany, one of the most celebrated builders of quality superyachts, has created an impressive yacht in every measure and Polar Star is coveted by many who are lucky enough to have seen her pull into port.
NOTABLE FEATURES: ~ Capable of navigating any ocean ~ Outdoor dining area ~ Spacious outdoor areas ~ Stunning interior decor ~ Gym ~ Cinema ~ Office ~ Massage room ~ Swim platform ~ Vast selection of water toys
POLAR STAR has an imposing presence being a one of a kind expedition motor yacht. This is provided by her ample beam 42' (12.80 m) and huge volume (the real measure of a yacht’s size) which also creates an enormous interior living space. Accordingly, she can accommodate 12 guests in complete spacious comfort with six independent staterooms (4 doubles and two twins), all with ensuite bathrooms. Her full ice class steel hull, with aluminium superstructure, means strength and safety at sea in even trying conditions and the ability to explore the world’s more remote and natural wildernesses.
There are a deck spa pool and Sauna on board. The guest Staterooms are situated up, on her main deck, rather than below decks, affording extra natural light and splendid ocean views. The Owner’s Area has a stateroom, a den and a ‘his and hers’ bathroom. Also, the owner area features a private deck which enables panoramic views forward and on both sides of the yacht and through huge windows. The spa pool is on the owner's deck, to aft, and it holds up to 10 bathers.
Polar Star yacht is about experiencing oceanographic and coastal delights in uncompromising comfort. The superyacht brings capacious outdoor decks aft, forward and also on the Sundeck making for the ideal interaction with the natural environment. These areas provide ample seating for entertaining, open-air dining or lounging and also there are numerous easy access ‘day head’ bathrooms and showers at hand.
Luxury yacht Polar Star's ice class hull allows access to all the world's oceans, including some areas in the Arctic and Antarctic which have been till recently outside the scope of private yachts. A preference for cruising remote and unfashionable cruising regions explains the fact that the Crew Accommodation Area (seven cabins in all, plus crew lounge) is located centrally rather than in the crew's traditional place way up forward, where the ship's motion underway offers no respite from the violence of heavy seas. For ease of access by chef and assistants, the ship's galley is located on the same deck as the crew cabins.
POLAR STAR Specifications
|Type/Year:||A Lurssen Superyacht/2005|
|Beam:||12.80m (42' )|
|L.O.A.:||63.40m (208' )|
|Max Speed:||17 knots|
|Engines:||2 x Caterpillar|
|Cruise Speed:||15 knots|
|More Yacht Info:||Expedition Yachts|
|Builder/Designer:||Pauline Nunns, Lurssen, Espen Oeino|
There is a tank Deck which has a generous storage space, industrial grade freezer and refrigeration rooms and laundry room, chill room and garbage storage compartment – all necessary for long range and remote exploratory cruising. She has a high-quality bi-level engine room with control room and large machinery compartments. Her stern garage holds water toys and marine equipment like jet skis, wave runners, and kayaks as well as adjacent compartments for fishing gear. A custom built dive compressor can charge five tanks simultaneously. The yacht also has a gym, at anchor zero speed stabilizers, a 30' Naiad tender Inflatable and a 30' Centre Console tender with twin outboards.
An extensive refit in 2011 with upgraded AV and IT system, outdoor cinema on the sundeck; new upholstered furniture, new carpets, in addition to new Yamaha Wave runners and toys and increased stabilizer size for 40% better stability at anchor. Boasting magnificent deck spaces and a super friendly and efficient crew, Polar Star is truly an amazing and one-of-a-kind vessel!
Sleeps 12 guests in 6 ensuite Staterooms, including owner suite area. She has Six levels of interior and exterior deck space and a massive interior volume for common rooms.
Amenities and Extras
Polar Star carries a wide range of water toys and additional amenities on board.
POLAR STAR Disclaimer:
The luxury yacht POLAR STAR 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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