Expedition Yacht Sanssouci Star now for Sale with E&V and Gallay
by Malcolm Maclean
The 53.52 metre motor yacht Sanssouci Star has had a central agency change and is now jointly listed for sale by Engel & Volkers with Bernard Gallay.
Built in steel and aluminium at the German Husumer Schiffswerft yard to a design by Gebr Kroger & Co, she was initially delivered in 1982 at a length of 37 meters and has been extended twice, first in 1984 and then in 2001, to her current length.
Sanssouci Star can accommodate 12 guests in seven cabins. The master suite, situated on the upper deck has a king size bed, a living room area and a well-appointed en suite bathroom. There are two VIP double cabins on the main deck, then two doubles and two twins situated on the lower deck. All cabins on this yacht for sale have en suite bathroom facilities.
The interior has a traditional and classic style. On the main deck there is a spacious saloon which includes an English style bar and a dining room with two large tables seating up to 18 guests.
There is ample exterior space for entertaining and relaxing. Towards the aft of the upper bridge deck there is a covered gym area, then further aft an open seating area, storage for the main tender and a hydraulic crane. On the main deck aft there is a private and enclosed seating area with a large circular teak table which can accommodate 10 guests. Her top speed is 15 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 7,000 nautical miles at 12 knots with power coming from two 1,285.0hp MTU 12V396TC62 diesel engines.
Lying in Toulon, France, Sanssouci Star is asking €2,900,000.