Benetti Delfino motor yacht Sunrise sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 28.5 metre motor yacht Sunrise has been sold with Altinel Shipyard introducing the buyer.
Designed by Stefano Righini, Sunrise was built in GRP by Italian yard Benetti to RINA class and MCA coded with delivery in 2011 as a Delfino 93 model. A neutral interior by Carlo Galeazzi employs natural oak joinery, steel and glass to create a pleasant ambience accommodating up to ten guests in five cabins consisting of a master suite, two VIP suites and two twins, all with en suite bathroom facilities. In addition, there are quarters for four crew.
The main saloon has comfortable settees to port and starboard, two occasional chairs, coffee and end tables. Forward is a formal dining area with seating for up to ten guests and storage lockers for glassware, china and silver. Aft and to starboard is a walk-up bar with ice maker and a mini fridge. The saloon flooring is in a beautiful light grey stained oak.
The bridge deck is set up with a helm to port, seating for three and forward facing seating to starboard for up to four guests. Forward on a raised deck are sunpads for three to starboard and for two to port. Aft is a large bar with two bar stools, while to port aft of the helm is an L-shaped settee that is perfect for lounging or dining at a table for up to ten guests. Continuing aft is a Jacuzzi for six and additional loose furniture seating to port and starboard, and a large sun pad. To starboard there is a custom stainless steel barbecue grill and the bridge deck is equipped with a hard top over the forward helm and seating area. The hard top has a powered opening top allowing shade or sun as desired.
Twin 557hp MTU diesel engines give her a range of 1,500 nautical miles at her cruising speed of 12 knots and she is fitted with zero-speed stabilisers.
Sunrise was asking €3,850,000.