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Are you looking for a luxury yacht for your next Bahamas break? Our advice is called Amaryllis, a fine yacht! If the idea appeals to you, follow us in this short article, where we describe all her unique characteristics and the countless services she offers to her guests.
Bahamas Islands is one of the best places in the world to organize a charter boat trip. Endless islands and atolls are surrounded by fine sand and clear turquoise waters teeming with marine life.
Between coral reefs and isolated bays, the Bahamas know how to attract the attention of boaters. Here are the reasons why Amaryllis is the best choice to spend your vacation in this paradise:
The elegant Amaryllis motor yacht falls into the category of a superyacht. She boasted a length of 78 meters (257 feet) and was built and launched in 2011 by the German shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen. She has recently undergone a light refit that has further enhanced her qualities, such as the elegant white superstructure, wholly repainted, which offers a splendid contrast with the intense blue color of her hull.
Amaryllis yacht in the Bahamas: Her precious interiors
The ample interior spaces of the Amaryllis yacht were designed and finely crafted by the Reymond Langton Design studio. The furnishings reflect the Art-deco style, characterized by magnificent shades of white and soft cream colors, expertly accompanied by several types of precious wood.
Inside her, Amaryllis offers her guests numerous extra luxury amenities such as the Asian-inspired spa, which includes a sauna, separate Turkish bath, plunge pool, and shower, as well as an adjacent massage area.
The main deck houses the main saloon, equipped with a plasma TV and soft seating.
The upper deck houses a lounge with a piano and an audiovisual entertainment system. There is also a formal dining room with a table for 12 people. All are expertly connected thanks to sliding doors that also guarantee easy access to the outside/inside.
A glass elevator, housed in the central core of the spiral staircase, connects all levels and allows guests to move quickly from the Lower Deck to the Bridge Deck.
Guest accommodations aboard MY Amaryllis
The space dedicated to guest accommodation has been studied in detail and allows a maximum capacity of 12 guests divided into six sumptuously furnished cabins.
The full-beam Master Suite is located on the Upper Deck level and includes a master bedroom with a 2.70-meter-wide bed and panoramic windows on both sides that allow breathtaking views. The suite also features an office space with a skylight above, beautiful marble-clad bathrooms for him and her (he with shower, she with shower and tub), and dressing rooms. Finally, the suite guarantees direct access to a private sunbathing area on the Upper Deck, forward of the Master Suite.
The remaining suites are divided as follows: a VIP suite located on the main deck and composed of a bedroom, bathroom, dressing room, and large hall; four guest cabins on the lower deck level, three of them equipped with double beds and one with two single beds, all with private bathroom and walk-in closet.
Finally, Amaryllis offers space for up to 23 well-trained crew members capable of guaranteeing excellent quality service for your stay on board.
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Exterior and motorization
From top to bottom, the Amaryllis superyacht exteriors leave you speechless thanks to a wide radius of over 12 meters that guarantees ample space for relaxation.
The forward Sky Lounge features an informal seating area and overlooks the Pilot Chairs. Here guests can enjoy relaxing moments while at the stern; there is an outdoor dining table with seating for 12 people.
Its aft solarium terrace houses a large Jacuzzi pool (approximately 6m x 2m x 0.8m deep) and sumptuous sun loungers. The hot tub has several jets and lighting variations and can be heated up to 39 ° C if required.
A fully equipped gym mixes with the infinity-edge Beach Club over the water on the lower aft deck level. The Beach Club is formed by opening the main aft and port doors, which lower to form large sunbathing areas and bathing platforms with direct access to the water to facilitate swimming and other marine activities.
The Amaryllis luxury yacht, available for charter in the Bahamas features a steel hull and aluminum superstructure built to Lloyd’s Register requirements. She is powered by two 3516B CAT diesel engines and can reach a top speed of 16.50 knots and a cruising speed of 14 knots.