Azimut motor yacht Giaola Lu sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 35.5 metre motor yacht Giaola Lu, listed for sale by John Cohen at Merle Wood & Associates, has been sold.
Designed by Stefano Righini, she was built in GRP by Italian yard Azimut to RINA class and delivered in 2006. An immaculate interior by Carlo Galeazzi accommodates up to 11 guests in five cabins consisting of a master suite amidships, a VIP suite forward, two doubles and a twin with a Pullman berth and all cabins have entertainment centres, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities. In addition, there are quarters for five crew in three cabins.
The saloon is suitably impressive with comfortable U-shaped seating, a bar and an entertainment centre including a 47 inch Panasonic television screen and a Bose stereo surround sound system. Forward is a formal dining area with seating for 10 guests.
The large aft deck lends itself to al fresco relaxation, with built in upholstered seating, a table and four director’s chairs plus a Jacuzzi spa tub on the port side. Up on the flybridge there are more opportunities for outdoor dining, offering a lounge area, bar, seating and a further Jacuzzi tub. Shade is provided by a hard top with a retractable central section.
The foredeck is the ideal spot for sunbathing in privacy, with built in sun pads and an all weather sofa, the perfect spot to relax while watching the coast speed by.
Twin 2,000hp MTU diesel engines power her to a cruising speed of 15 knots topping out at 22 knots.
Lying in Florida, Giaola Lu was asking $5,995,000.