Delta Marine motor yacht Beija Flor sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 37.8 metre motor yacht Beija Flor, listed for sale by John Cohen at Merle Wood & Associates, has been sold with the buyer introduced by Michael Mahan and Leonce Richard at Worth Avenue Yachts.
Built in GRP by US yard Delta Marine with delivery in 1998, she was also previously known as Scott Free and Mimi. In 2011 an interior refit saw her receive new carpets, flatscreen televisions, DVD players and iPod docking stations while her systems and soft furnishings were most recently update in 2015/16.
With 2.13 metre headroom throughout, she features an interior by the Pavlik Design Team in honey coloured steamed beech woodwork with maple wood burl inlays. She accommodates up to eight guests in a master suite, VIP suite and two identical double cabins. All cabins have entertainment systems and full en-suite bathroom facilities.
Entering the main saloon from the aft deck, there are panoramic windows, an L-shaped bar with six chairs to starboard and an L-shaped seating area situated just forward and opposite. The bar has an ice maker, wine cooler and refrigerator. The dining area is next forward and provides ample seating for eight. Further forward again is a fully equipped galley with a dinette for casual breakfasts and snacks.
Guests will also welcome the opportunity to dine al fresco on the aft deck or enjoy a casual barbecue on the sundeck after a relaxing soak in the spa pool. In addition, the foredeck area has a seating spot with sun pads.
Twin 1,450hp Detroit Diesel engines give her a cruising speed of 15 knots and have served her through six transatlantic crossings to date.
Beija Flor was asking $4,500,000.