Launched in 2018, she was built by Admiral Yachts and measures an impressive 73m/240ft. More impressive however is her on board amenities, giving guests the option of a cinema, observation lounge and library, a steam room and sauna, gym, beach club and Jacuzzi, while the Helipad ensures that guests are free to come and go as they please.
The military-style exterior styling comes from internationally renowned designer Tim Heywood, and combines sharp angles and square windows to create a robust appearance. Within, the neutral contemporary palette for the interiors are by Fitz Interiorand changes from light and laid-back to warm and cosy for quiet evenings chatting over drinks or curled up with a good book.
The accommodation is designed for up to 12 charter guests over 9 en-suite cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 5 double cabins and 1 convertible cabin.
There is an extensive collection of water toys on board, and amongst the highlights are kite surfers, Scuba diving equipment, and an inflatable jungle gym. As an explorer yacht, she has an extensive cruising range and has a steady top speed of 16 knots, making good time while allowing guests to soak up the sunshine and the beauty of the region.
E/Y PLANET NINE was filmed in the Amalfi Coast, one of the most popular regions for Western Mediterranean luxury yacht charters. The island of Capri is the perfect blend of natural and man-made wonders, with sights including the glowing Blue Grotto, the Gardens of Augustus and the hairpin turns of Via Krupp. Along the mainland coast, the hilltop village of Ravello is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that has inspired poets, writers and artists for centuries. Villa Cimbrone is a must-see attraction, where visitors can stroll through the scenic gardens of this 11th Century villa and watch the sunset from the cliff-top terrace.
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