This week saw the organizers of the eagerly awaited Dubai International Boat Show 2014 unveil a list of yachts that will be showcased at Dubai‘s leading, largest and most prestigious marine & leisure event. The list includes such breath-taking vessels as the striking 85,5m mega yacht NIRVANA – one of the largest superyachts on display.
Built under the code name Y707, the 88,5m (290’35”) motor yacht Nirvana represents the largest yacht of her generation delivered by Oceanco to date. Nirvana is a stellar achievement of her Owner, Oceanco and Sam Sorgiovanni, who has created her exterior styling and lovely interior design. She offers elegant and comfortable accommodation in 6 luxurious cabins, including a generous master suite, featuring an office and a private exterior deck area with a whirlpool. Further accommodation is offered in one VIP suite with a lounge and his & hers bathroom, as well as four double VIP cabins.
The superb 2013 DeBirs 85 RPH motor yacht SAFWA 1 will be also displayed at the event. This truly unique vessel has demonstrated to be a worldwide success and was recognised as one of the top five best designed Super Yachts in the world. The main salon’s open plan and generous layout provides a full bar/owner’s galley, a dining table that also converts into a coffee & game table arrangement, plus a spacious sitting area that permits the owner to entertain a large number of guests. In addition, SAFWA 1 features the popular forward salon that offers several functional areas, which comprise a private sitting area/family room, a home theatre and the owner’s office – all in one!
The Admiral Tecnomar Group will be also present at the event, showcasing the beautiful Nadara 30 superyacht ZAHRAA, launched in 2013. Boasting a striking bronze coloured hull, with red waterline and design metal grids at aft, ZAHRAA has been beautifully penned by Tecnomar Centro Stile. She features luxurious and elegant accommodation for 8 guests in 4 deluxe cabins, including the Owner’s suite aft on the lower deck, as well as one VIP cabin and two double guest cabins.
The gorgeous 2013 superyacht Sunseeker 80 Sport by Sunseeker Yachts is another jewel to be exhibited at the Dubai Boat Show 2014. This sporty 25-metre performance craft can comfortably sleep up to 8 guests and a crew of 2/3. Equipped with twin MTU 12V 2000 M94 diesels, Sunseeker 80 Sport can reach an amazing top speed of up to 44 knots.
The premier Middle Eastern shipyard, Gulf Craft, will also attend, displaying some of their finest yachts, including the all-new GULF 75 EXP yacht. This super vessel is a result of exceptional craftsmanship, brilliant engineering, and the passion for building. Accommodation is offered in a gorgeous owner’s suite, featuring a full-width bathroom with rich black and gold mosaic detailing, a shower, sink, toilet and bidet, as well as a dressing area. Moreover, there are two spacious guest staterooms with en suite bathrooms, instead of the conventional four guest-rooms.
Majesty Yachts will be also well presented at the show. Gulf Craft will be exhibiting luxury yacht Majesty 105 and superyacht Majesty 135. To create a spacious superyacht and to maximize the flow of natural light into the interior, Gulf Craft has engineered the Majesty 105 in an effort to encompass the needs of its clients as efficiently as possible. Majesty 135 yacht is a result of years of research, development and experience. Luxury and exclusive elegance are at the essence of her design, with exterior styling and naval architecture by the Gulf Craft design studio and interior design by Cyrille Bieri Designs.
Permare will be showcasing a special edition of superyacht Amer 92′, able to well display the capability in customisation of the Italian shipyard. The vessel boasts beautiful interior decoration, characterised by Art Déco elements. Madron burl, stained glass, green onyx, golden tapwares and valuable silk are just some of the elements that have been used. Amer 92′ is also fitted with two gyro stabilisers to enhance the comfort on board.
Dubai International Boat Show 2014 will be once again hosted by Dubai International Marine Club, Mina Seyahi, located on the Dubai waterfront and will run from March 4 to 8. The exhibition represents the most anticipated event in the Middle Eastern maritime calendar. This year, it is expected to welcome over 840 leading international, regional and local exhibitors from 50 countries. The event provides exhibitors with a unique opportunity to showcase boats and products to the Middle East’s marine investors and enthusiasts.