Christensen motor yacht Casino Royale sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 50 metre motor yacht Casino Royale, listed for sale by Joe Foggia at Northrop & Johnson, has been sold in-house with Kevin Merrigan and Wes Sanford representing the buyer.
Built in GRP by US yard Christensen to ABS class, she was delivered in 2008 as the largest yacht in the yard’s Millennium Edition series. Her lavish interior by Carol Williamson can accommodate up to 12 guests in six cabins consisting of a main-deck master suite, a full-beam VIP suite, two doubles with queen sized beds and a further two twins, all with entertainment centres, satellite television screens access to the Kaleidescape on-demand video and audio server, and en-suite bathroom facilities.
The main saloon is open-plan and offers seating on high-backed settees and armchairs, an entertainment centre and a credenza providing a divider from the formal dining area with seating for 12 guests.
The aft deck provides every amenity for al fresco entertainment and dining, including built-in upholstered seating, two tables easily seating up to 12 guests and a full wet bar. The full-beam skylounge is geared towards relaxation, with ample seating, an entertainment centre, games table and a bar along with superb views through large windows.
The massive sundeck comes with a Jacuzzi, barbecue, flatscreen television and a full wet bar with seating for up to 10 guests on high backed bar stools. Twin 2,039hp MTU diesel engines give her a cruising speed of 10 knots and she received a full repaint in 2014. Further features include an elevator to all decks, including the sundeck, and she has touch and go helicopter capability.
Casino Royale was asking $20,499,000.