46m Lloyds Ships Cloud Atlas sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 46 metre motor yacht Cloud Atlas, listed for sale by Mortola Yacht & Ship, has been sold in an in-house deal.
Cloud Atlas was built in aluminium by Australian yard Lloyd’s Ships to RINA class to a design by Phil Curran and launched in 1990. Accommodation is for 10 guests in five cabins. The master suite is located on the main deck and three VIP guest cabins are on the lower deck including one double and two twin cabins. The two twin cabins can be converted into double cabins if necessary. There is another VIP guest cabin located in the library/saloon on the upper deck, and all cabins have full en suite bathroom facilities.
Cloud Atlas has an interior decorated to a high standard featuring highly polished Australian rosewood and Brazilian mahogany panelling. A huge main saloon boasts extensive seating, dining area and a full entertainment system while a notable feature is a six-seat bar inlaid with Australian crocodile skin.
A 2015/2016 refit supervised by Nauta Design involved the lengthening of the hull by four metres, a new garage for the tenders and toys and a new beach club cleverly designed to enable guests to fully enjoy the sports activities while not disturbing those who just want to lie back and soak up the sun. The engines were completely rebuilt and new generators installed.
Twin 1,750hp Caterpillar diesel engines allow a cruising speed of 15 knots topping out at 19 knots and she is fitted with zero speed stabilisers.
Cloud Atlas was asking €6,900,000.