LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Oct 5, 2012) - The autumn boat show season is in full swing and with the Monaco Yacht Show now behind us, we are turning our attention to the most important in-the-water exhibition in the Americas - the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (25 to 29 October 2012). Burgess will be exhibiting 9 superyachts, including the much admired BATON ROUGE from Icon Yachts, the impeccable Feadship APRIL FOOL as well as interesting array of yachts in the 40m to 53m (130ft to 173ft) size category. A team of experienced brokers will be attendance to fast-track clients around the show and onto the yachts. Hospitality is assured on the Burgess stand and a courtesy Rolls-Royce transfer service is also available. Clients are invited to contact Burgess for private viewings of the following yachts in the show.
62.5m (205.1ft) - 2010, Icon Yachts, The Netherlands
This imposing full displacement motor yacht offers incredible volume over six decks - more volume than any other 62m yacht currently in commission. Constructed to the highest levels of engineering and technology, and project managed by Burgess, the yacht is an impressive example of customised Northern European luxury craftsmanship and outfitting at its very best. Exterior styling is by Tim Heywood and the yacht has been much lauded for her stunning Redman Whiteley Dixon designed interior. Optimised for luxury living afloat, BATON ROUGE''s extensive interior guest areas comprise multiple lounges and a choice of dining options, which cohesively encompass both townhouse elegance and beach house. Accommodation for up to 14 guests in 7 generous cabins is configured as a superb 100m² master suite apartment on the main deck, two VIP cabins on the upper deck, plus two doubles and two convertible doubles/twins on the lower deck. Full of wonderful textures, ranging from beautiful woods, leathers, marbles, nickel and bronze details, to hand-crafted furniture and original artwork, BATON ROUGE''s eclectic contemporary interior is both serene and stylish. The theme of space continues through to the deck areas which are just as expansive with a tremendous variety of outdoor spaces for lounging and dining. Notable features include a pool with jet stream, an 80m² sundeck (convertible to a party deck) with an enormous circular sunpad and an inviting beach club lounge at sea level. An air-conditioned gym and a comprehensive inventory of water toys and tenders along with state-of-the-art entertainment and communications systems complete the picture of a high specification superyacht conceived by a team of acclaimed experts for very discerning owners.
BATON ROUGE is offered for sale for the first time and is represented for both sale and charter by Burgess as Worldwide Central Agents. Price on application.
BATON ROUGE is not offered for sale or charter to US residents while in US waters.
61m (200ft) - 2006, Feadship, Royal Van Lent, The Netherlands
One of the best 60m pedigree yachts for sale on the market today at USD 59,950,000, APRIL FOOL has recently seen a full repaint from stem to stern. Having also completed her Lloyds Class 5 year survey in 2011, this yacht is the perfect turnkey purchase. Maintained by her one original owner to the highest standards with no expense spared, the yacht has seen low levels of private usage and has never chartered. Pedigree build and design combine with exceptional engineering in this world-class yacht which is fully equipped for extended cruising. Spacious interiors panelled in oak and cherrywood with a restful colour palette create a sophisticated environment for entertaining and family enjoyment, supplemented by well planned deck areas. Accommodation for 10 guests is arranged in a master suite and four spacious guest cabins. A host of other features on board include a sauna and a gymnasium while practical design ensures guests can relax at leisure with minimal crew intrusion. APRIL FOOL is also one of very few Feadships in this size range with a guest elevator running from the lower deck guest accommodation up to the sun deck.
APRIL FOOL is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 59,950,000.
APRIL FOOL is not offered for sale to US residents while in US waters.
52.8m (173.2ft) - 2000, Oceanco, The Netherlands
Still under her original ownership and never chartered, SUNRISE has been maintained in pristine condition by the same captain and chief engineer since build, with no investment spared. The yacht underwent a substantial refit in 2010, which included a full repaint of hull and superstructure and interior upgrades. A shipyard period earlier this year saw her fitted with Quantum Zero Speed Stabilisers and the reupholstering of the guest cabin areas. Her bright and elegantly styled contemporary interior features limed oak panelling and accommodation for up to 14 guests is arranged in 6/7 cabins. The split-level owner''s suite offers a spectacular marble bathroom, a private study and a forward facing sleeping area with 180° aspect through one-way glass, leading out to a private owner''s deck with jacuzzi. Five well-appointed cabins provide further accommodation for ten guests while an additional cinema / games room could easily be converted into an additional guest cabin. The yacht''s exterior provides spacious decks with two jacuzzi pools and plenty of provision for lounging and dining. Well proven as an ideal private family yacht, with her Lloyds 10 year special survey completed in 2010, SUNRISE is MCA compliant and equally qualifies as a superb charter yacht.
SUNRISE is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 21,950,000.
SUNRISE is not offered for sale to US residents while in US waters.
52.8m (173ft) - 1986(refit 2003, 2008/2009) Swedeship, Sweden
An extremely extensive refit was carried out on PASSION in 2008/2009, including the installation of zero speed stabilisers, a full paint job and a host of interior upgrades, reinforcing the yacht''s credentials as a first-class charter operation. Her interior by Dvorine Associates is casually sophisticated with rich mahogany panelling complemented by inviting areas for relaxing and entertaining. Generous accommodation for 12 guests is arranged in 6 cabins configured as a master suite, two VIP suites, a double cabin and two twin cabins. A grand circular staircase connects the main saloon to the upper deck saloon which boasts a card table, full bar area, video arcade games, an air hockey table, karaoke machine, and a state-of-the-art home theatre. Abundant deck areas include a large jacuzzi on the sundeck surrounded by a vast sunbed and a set of curved settees.
PASSION is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 19,500,000.
45.7m (150ft) - 1991, Feadship Van Lent, The Netherlands
Maintained to exemplary conditions by experienced owners and used solely as a private yacht during their ownership years, this delightful Feadship combines traditional charm and elegance with a beautiful wood panelled interior, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Five well-appointed cabins accommodate up to 12 guests on the lower deck while the spacious owner''s suite is located on the main deck and boasts an ensuite bathroom and private study. This perfect family yacht has a superb mix of indoor and outdoor areas with spaces for dining, lounging in the sun, entertaining and enjoying evening cocktails. A true pedigree yacht with immense appeal.
LADY ALLISON is under management with Burgess and is offered for sale by Burgess as Worldwide Central Agents with an asking price of USD 9,900,000.
LADY ALLISON is not offered for sale to US residents while in US waters.
46m (151ft) - 2009, Delta Marine Inc., USA
Launched in 2009 and a Finalist in the World Superyacht Awards 2010, KATYA is the fifth yacht built out of Delta''s full displacement design and is Lloyds Classed as well as MCA Compliant. The owners and their interior designer, Jean-Claude Canastrelli, collaborated with the Delta Design Group to create an atmosphere of refined, yet relaxed living at sea. The result is a warm and inviting interior with a combination of special wood finishes that contrast with textures of marble, leather and rich fabrics. KATYA comfortably accommodates 12 guests in 5 cabins with the full beam master suite located forward on the main deck. A further four cabins are positioned on the lower deck, including the ''KATYA cabin'', which accommodates up to four children with a double bed, single bed and additional pullman. Beautifully designed deck spaces include a well equipped sun deck with jacuzzi, ample sun lounging space, stow away gym equipment and a full wet bar with grill. This impressive vessel is a highly regarded charter yacht and has recently been placed on the market for sale for the first time.
KATYA is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 34,995,000 and is also offered for charter by Burgess as Worldwide Central Agents.
KATYA is not offered for sale or charter to US residents while in US waters.
43m (141ft) - 2006, Hike Metal Products & Ship Building Ltd, Canada
This high endurance world cruiser successfully combines the character of a commercial research vessel with the luxury of a private yacht spread over 5 spacious levels. A global range of 8,000 nautical miles makes her the perfect expedition yacht to explore remote and exotic locations. The deluxe interior is provides an array of dining spaces and cosy lounging areas for both formal and informal entertaining. COPASETIC accommodates up to 12 guests in 5 spacious cabins. The owner''s suite has its own separate level directly above the main deck with an ensuite bathroom, voluminous dayroom, home office, and its very own private outdoor deck with full walk-around side decks. The four guest suites on the lower deck include two double cabins and two twin cabins with a pullman. All guest cabins have easy access to the fully equipped gym. The outdoor decks beckon guests to enjoy the open-air with al fresco dining on the main aft deck and sweeping 360° views from the hard top covered fly bridge deck which also boasts a large bar, sun loungers and a hot tub. This is a unique opportunity to acquire a one-of-a-kind explorer yacht.
COPASETIC is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 19,900,000.
43.2m (142ft) - 2010, Trinity Yachts Inc, USA
No expense was sparred in the creation of BIG ZIP which boasts classic exterior lines from the in-house design team at Trinity and an opulent interior designed by Evan K Marshall. BIG ZIP provides expansive and luxurious accommodation for 10 guests in 5 cabins. Resplendent with rich cherrywood panelling and fine silk fabrics, the substantial master suite on the main deck comes fully equipped with a private study, his and hers bathrooms and a jacuzzi tub. The lower deck houses three well appointed guest cabins with king-size beds and a twin guest cabin. A spacious sundeck features a jacuzzi and ample sun lounging area. This elegant yacht is MCA compliant and would make the ideal charter platform.
BIG ZIP is offered for sale by Burgess as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 24,000,000.
40.0m (131.2ft) - 1987, Abeking & Rasmussen, Lemwerder, Germany
This custom-built yacht has remained under the same ownership since her launch and represents an excellent opportunity to acquire a classic, high pedigree yacht that has been meticulously maintained over the years and never chartered. The first time on the sales market, SILVER SHALIS boasts timeless exterior lines and water-jet propulsion delivering speeds of up to 31 knots with excellent stability due to a performance-type deep V hull. Her shallow draft of 6ft makes her particularly ideal for cruising the Bahamas. Designed by Diana Yacht Design and built at Abeking & Rasmussen, SILVER SHALIS combines pedigree Northern European construction with both performance and comfort.
SILVER SHALIS is offered for sale by Burges as Joint Central Agents with an asking price of USD 3,950,000.