Christensen motor yacht Party Girl sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 44.5 metre motor yacht Party Girl, listed for sale by Jim McConville at Allied Marine, has been sold with Kevin Merrigan and Kristen Klein at Northrop & Johnson introducing the buyer.
Built in GRP by US yard Christensen to ABS class and MCA compliant, Party Girl was delivered in 2008 as one of the most highly specified yachts from the yard. An interior by the Pavlik Design Team in classic maple and sycamore joinery accommodates up to 14 guests in six cabins. These consist of a full-beam master suite, convertible VIP suite, three doubles and a twin convertible to a double. All cabins have entertainment centres, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities, and there are also quarters for 10 crewmembers.
The full-beam skylounge is massive and has custom enlarged windows, a half moon shaped seating and entertainment area with a 50-inch Pioneer LCD television screen and there is a large bar with hidden liquor storage and a backlit onyx screen. The aft deck on this level has been extended and has large settees and a table to encourage al fresco entertainment among all guests.
A popular charter yacht, Party Girl offers a sundeck with a very spacious area for entertaining, a full service bar with stools, large barbecue grill, an oval spa pool and an entertainment centre including a 32-inch plasma television screen.
Twin 2,250hp Caterpillar diesel engines allow a cruising speed of 16 knots, topping out at 18 knots, and she is fitted with Naiad zero speed stabilisers.
Party Girl was asking $15,900,000.