Former royal motor yacht Stalca sold
by Malcolm Maclean
She was built by Dutch yard Visch Holland in 1971 for Prince Rainier of Monaco and Stalca is the abbreviated christian names of the three children of Prince Rainier and Princess Grace: STéphanie, ALbert and CAroline.
In 2010/11 she completed a major refit to the highest standards respecting all the magnificent 1970’s decoration made for the Royal Family. She sleeps eight guests in four cabins. The full beam master suite is aft and there is a full beam VIP suite amidships, both with full en suite facilities, while behind them are two twins with shared facilities.
The saloon/dining room is open plan, with a relaxation area aft and formal dining room forward. Twin 315hp Caterpillar engines give her a cruising speed of 9 knots. Stalca was offered in good condition, complete with a Spanish charter license and paid matriculation tax.
Stalca was asking €900,000.