Classic motor yacht Menorca now for sale with Edmiston and Ocean Independence
by Malcolm Maclean
Built by in steel by the Dutch shipyard Botje Ensing, Menorca was delivered in 1961. Rebuilt in 2004, and last refitted in 2017, she now boasts a completely new interior in a Hamptons beach club theme and deck layout by French company Mare e Terra.
A popular charter yacht, she has voluminous accommodation for up to 14 guests in seven cabins consisting of a master suite, VIP suite and five convertible double cabins, all with full entertainment centres, television screens and en-suite shower facilities. A further five cabins sleep 11 crewmembers aboard this yacht for sale.
The main deck saloon boasts floor to ceiling windows, comfortable settees, a piano and an entertainment centre including a large television screen, while forward is a formal dining area. The aft deck seats 12 guests for al fresco dining, while the sundeck offers an outdoor cinema with a Dolby stereo surround sound system and there is also a sunbathing area next to a Jacuzzi.
Twin 1,020hp MAN diesel engines give her a range of more than 2,750 nautical miles at her cruising speed of ten knots and she is fitted with zero speed stabilisers.
Menorca is asking €5,900,000.