Benetti Motor Yacht Dia’s Sold
by Malcolm MacLean
The 44 metre motor yacht Dia’s, listed for sale by Delphine Yachts & Invest, has been sold with Thrasyvoulos Kanaris at All4YachtCharter introducing the buyer.
Designed by Stefano Righini, Dia's was built by Italian superyacht yard Benetti in GRP to ABS class and delivered in 2006 as the seventh hull in the yard's Vision series. She enjoyed an extensive refit in 2013. A large aft deck features an al fresco entertainment and dining area, complemented by a spacious sun deck which comes complete with a Jacuzzi, bar, barbecue, dining area, new sound system and a Bimini top offering protection from the sun.
Dia's is wheelchair friendly, with an elevator servicing all decks. Her François Zuretti-designed interior is light and spacious with accommodation for 12 guests spread over three decks. The master suite, situated forward on the main deck, boasts a 360-degree rotating bed and has direct access out onto a private deck. The flexible accommodation layout is completed by a VIP suite on the bridge deck facing aft, two double and two twin cabins on the lower deck, and there are additional Pullman berths in each twin cabin. All cabins have entertainment centres, Samsung television LED screens and en-suite bathroom facilities while 11 crew are accommodated in five cabins.
Twin 1,300hp Caterpillar engines give her a cruising speed of 14 knots, a range of 4,000 nautical miles at 12 knots and she is fitted with Naiad zero speed stabilisers.
Dia's was asking €7,000,000 and will be renamed Grande Amore.