Further $1 million price drop on Trinity superyacht Blind Date at International Yacht Collection
by Malcolm MacLean
News in overnight from Mark Elliott at International Yacht Collection of another $1 million price cut on his central listing for sale, Trinity’s 49m motor yacht Blind Date.
Blind Date was built in 2009 to a design by Geoff Van Aller and received a Judges’ Special Commendation at the 2010 World Superyacht Awards for her innovative layout and build quality. A contemporary, comfortable interior by Evan K. Marshall is in shades of grey and cream with splashes of purples and pinks. The saloon and dining room boast unique, spectacular light fittings and are lined with black and white stills of fifties and sixties Hollywood film stars.
Accommodation is for 12 guests in five staterooms, and features a stunning forward-facing, split-level owner’s suite on the main deck with a private lounge, his and her bathrooms and excellent storage facilities. An additional feature in this spacious suite are 280 degree views over the ocean. The stylishly appointed guest accommodation is housed on the lower deck in three double cabins with king size beds and a twin cabin (with Pullman), which can be converted to a double queen cabin. Twin 2,250hp Caterpillar engines give her a cruising speed of 14 knots and a maximum speed of 18 knots.
Lying in Palm Beach, Florida, Blind Date is now asking $21.9 million.