Delta Marine superyacht Arianna sold
by Malcolm Maclean
Built in composite by US superyacht yard Delta Marine to Lloyds class, Arianna was launched in 2012. Comfortably accommodating 12 guests in six cabins, her bridge deck has a master suite comprising a bedroom, lounge, private outdoor deck, dining area and a room that can be customised for children or family use. The lower deck has a VIP suite, two doubles with queen sized beds and two twins, one of which can be converted to a king sized double.
The vast main aft deck has a large curved sofa and surrounding tables with chairs, suitable for cocktail parties or family gatherings. Roomy external seating areas on the sun deck are perfect for al fresco dining or relaxing in the sun. There is a large aft seating area on the main deck and the sun deck features a hot tub, sun pads, a large island-style bar, a teak 12 person dining table, and a high-definition television – all shaded by a carbon-fibre Bimini top.
Special features include a full sized elevator to all decks and a float-in tender garage keeping tenders off exterior deck spaces. Arianna is powered by twin 1,650hp Caterpillar 3512B engines giving a top speed of 16 knots, a cruising speed of 14.5 knots and a transoceanic range of 5,000 nautical miles at 13 knots. Notably, she was a finalist in the 2013 World Superyacht Awards.