Sunseeker motor yacht Jiva sold
by Malcolm MacLean
The 34 metre motor yacht Jiva, listed for sale at the Monaco office of IYC, has been sold in an in house deal
Built in GRP by British yard Sunseeker International to a design by Don Shead, Jiva is RINA classed and MCA compliant with delivery in 2008. Pampered luxury is offered for up to 12 guests in five cabins including two Pullman berths. The master suite is particularly impressive, situated on the main deck with 360 degree views, a walk-in wardrobe and en suite bathroom facilities. There are a further two VIP suites and two twins with Pullman berths below, all with entertainment centres, plasma television screens and en suite bathroom facilities.
A popular charter yacht, her open plan main saloon features large windows to port and starboard along with wooden floors and plentiful seating on an L-shaped couch to port and another smaller couch to starboard. This area also has a sophisticated music system including a large plasma television screen and Bose surround sound. Forward is a separate formal dining room with seating for 10 guests and a fully equipped galley.
Aft of the saloon is a spacious cockpit with built in upholstered seating, a table and outdoor entertaining and dining including a small bar and fridge.
The flybridge has teak decking and boasts comfortable seating and sunbathing areas, and a full wet bar for al fresco entertaining. Twin 2,436hp MTU engines give her a top speed of 26 knots and a range of 1,250 nautical miles at 11 knots.
Lying in Nice, France, Jiva was asking €4,495,000.