Moonen motor yacht Etoile d’Azur for sale
by Malcolm Maclean
Built in steel and aluminium by Dutch yard Moonen to a design by Rene van der Velden, she was delivered in 2007 as the seventh yacht in the Moonen 84 series. The interior décor, by Art-Line, employs silk sprayed cherry wood paneling with leather detailing and cream coloured furniture to dramatic effect, accommodating eight guests in four cabins. These consist of a full beam master suite, a VIP suite and two twins, all with Samsung television screens and marble en suite bathroom facilities.
The main deck saloon lounge area has large windows allowing the light to stream in and there is a U-shaped settee to port along with a full wet bar and three bar stools while to starboard is an entertainment centre including a drop down television screen from the ceiling. Further forward is a dining area with seating for eight guests.
The sheltered aft deck of this yacht for sale has a built in settee, a table, five chairs and a television screen suspended from the ceiling.
A major refit in 2013 saw her sundeck extended to create a massive 22 square metres of space. This deck hosts the second helm station and built in seating to starboard while to port is a U-shaped seating area, wet bar, barbecue grill, ice maker and fridge.
Twin 357hp Caterpillar diesel engines give her a cruising speed of 12 knots and she has a transatlantic range of 3,500 nautical miles. Electric zero speed stabilisers enable her to cruise in silence.
Lying in Palm Beach, Florida, Etoile d’Azur is asking $3,700,000.