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56m Benetti motor yacht Galaxy sold

8 January 2021• Written by Malcolm MacLean

The 56 metre Benetti motor yacht Galaxy has been sold with both buyer and seller represented by Burgess.

Built in steel and aluminium by Italian yard Benetti to a design by Stefano Natucci with delivery in 2005, Galaxy is Lloyd's classed and MCA compliant, while an extensive refit in 2017 included a full repaint, interior upgrades and new tenders.

Galaxy was asking €25,000,000

A highly versatile yacht that is equally suited to intimate, private cruising or family/group charters, Galaxy has a range of superb features. These include a bright skylounge with 180-degree views with a home cinema, gaming tables and bar; and a spacious sun deck featuring an air-conditioned gym, a spa sheltered by glass windscreens, bar, dining and snack table along with large sun lounging area, which can be converted for helicopter capability. Other highlights are an elevator that serves all decks and an extensive inventory of watersports.

Galaxy can accommodate up to 14 guests in six staterooms over three decks. The high volume, full-beam owner’s suite on the main deck is split over two levels with private office, his and hers bathrooms and dressing areas and a raised panoramic saloon lying forward. The VIP suite on the upper deck boasts a separate dressing area in addition to the en suite bathroom, while two double staterooms, and two twin cabins, each with Pullman berth, complete the accommodation on the lower deck of this yacht for sale.

Her top speed is 16 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 5,000 nautical miles at 12 knots with power coming from two 1,850hp Caterpillar 3512-B diesel engines.

Galaxy was asking €25,000,000.

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More about this yacht


Benetti   56 m •  2005

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