Currency switch and price drop on Moonen explorer yacht Beluga at Moran
by Malcolm MacLean
Beluga was built by Dutch yard Moonen to Lloyds class as the first explorer yacht in the yard's history and was delivered in 2006. MCA compliant, she has an ice strengthened hull and a series of refits was completed in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Her interior, designed by Rene Van Der Velden, accommodates up to 12 guests in a master, two double and two twin cabins along with two Pullman berths. The master suite is full beam on the main deck and has a large en suite bathroom with bath tub and double shower. The double and twin cabins also have en suite bathrooms and boast under floor heating. An extensive sun deck comes with sunpads, ample al fresco dining, a Jacuzzi, bar and barbecue.
Moonen megayacht Beluga has a cruising speed of 11 knots, a range of 4,500 nautical miles at 10 knots and is fitted with zero speed stabilisers.
Located in the South of France, Beluga is down from €8.9 million to $10.5 million.