Benetti Motor Yacht Moka Sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 45 metre motor yacht Moka, listed for sale by Gaston Lees-Buckley at Camper & Nicholsons International, has been sold in-house with the buyer introduced by Andrew Lebuhn.
Designed by Stefano Righini,Moka was built in GRP by Italian yard Benetti to ABS class and delivered in 2011. A contemporary interior in limed oak by Molori Design accommodates 10 guests in five cabins. These consist of a master suite, two VIP suites and a double and twin cabin, both with Pullman berths. All cabins have entertainment centres, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities.
She has an elegant saloon featuring a selection of sofas, armchairs, gold curtains and mirror inserts. The dining area forward is intimate with a large table able to seat 10 guests for gourmet meals while between the lounge and dining area is a full wet bar and entertainment system.
One of her most attractive features is her large sundeck, where an oversized Jacuzzi spa tub surrounded by cushioned sun pads, takes pride of place. Her top speed is 15 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 4,000 nautical miles at 12 knots with power coming from two 1,300hp Caterpillar 3508-B diesel engines. For added comfort and safety, she is fitted with zero speed stabilisers.
Moka was asking €11,900,000 and will be renamed Hom.