20 of the most expensive yacht sales in 2016

The 61.5 metre motor yacht Solemar was sold in a joint deal between Curtis Stokes & Associates and Yachting Partners International. Built in steel and aluminium by Dutch yard Amels to a design by Michael Leach, she was delivered in 2003 and refitted in 2011. Accommodation is for 12 guests in six cabins including a split level master suite on the main deck and a VIP suite on the bridge deck.

Name: Solemar
Price: POA
Listing Broker: Yachting Partners International
Selling Broker: Curtis Stokes & Associates


The 50 metre motor yacht Harmony, listed for sale by Ocean Independence, was sold in 2016. Harmony was built in GRP by US yard Westport to a design by Donald Starkey and delivered in 2010. A classic interior by Glade Johnson accommodates up to twelve guests in six cabins including an on deck master suite.

Name: Harmony
Price: $29,995,000
Selling Broker: Ocean Independence


A spec build 49.8 metre Benetti motor yacht was sold with Fraser Yachts introducing the buyer and has the project name Breeze. Built to ABS class, accommodation is for 12 guests in five cabins including a large main deck master suite and there are quarters for 11 crew in seven cabins.

Name: Breeze
Price: POA
Selling Broker: Fraser Yachts

Leander G

The 74.98 metre motor yacht Leander G was sold with Peter Insull’s Yacht Marketing representing the owner. Delivered in 1993, she was built in steel and aluminium by the German yard Peene Werft. An English country home style interior by Pauline Nunns accommodates as many as 20 guests in 10 cabins.

Name: Leander G
Price: POA
Selling Broker: Peter Insull’s Yacht Marketing

Lady Lara

The 59.3 metre motor yacht Lady Lara was sold in 2016. Built in steel and aluminium as a displacement yacht by Italian superyacht yard Benetti Lady Lara was delivered in 2009. She accommodates up to 12 guests in six cabins and is an MCA compliant vessel built to Lloyd’s classification, with renovations in 2014.

Name: Lady Lara
Price: €35,000,000
Selling Broker: Y.CO


The 55 metre motor yacht Serenity was sold with IYC and Moran Yacht & Ship completing the deal. Built in aluminium by Dutch yard Heesen to Lloyds and MCA classification and designed by Omega Architects, she was launched in 2011. Luxurious accommodation is for 12 guests in six cabins including a main deck master suite.

Name: Serenity
Price: €36,000,000
Listing Broker: IYC
Selling Broker: Moran Yacht & Ship

Golden Odyssey II

The 80.2 metre motor yacht Golden Odyssey II was sold by Burgess. Built in steel and aluminium by German yard Blohm + Voss, she was delivered in 1990 and in 2015 completed her 25 year Lloyd's class survey including a total rebuild of both main engines. A voluminous interior with luxurious decor by Alberto Pinto accommodates 14 guests in seven cabins.

Name: Golden Odyssey II
Price: $39,950,000
Selling Broker: Burgess


The 57.5 metre sailing yacht Twizzle was sold in a three-pronged effort, with Camper & Nicholsons, Burgess and Y.CO coming together to sell her. Built in aluminium by Dutch yard Royal Huisman to a design by Dubois Naval Architects, Twizzle was launched in 2010 as the yard’s first flybridge yacht. Three guest cabins in addition to the master suite offer understated luxury for eight to nine guests.

Name: Twizzle
Price: €39,750,000
Listing Brokers: Burgess and Y.CO
Selling Broker: Camper & Nicholsons


The 60 metre motor yacht Mim was sold by Burgess with the help of Lee Marine in Thailand. Built in steel and aluminium by Italian yard CRN Ancona to a design by Zuccon International Project, Mim was delivered in 2011 and is Lloyd's classed. Accommodation is for 12 guests in six spacious cabins including a master suite located on the main deck with an office, his and hers walk-in wardrobes, sofa area and balcony.

Name: Mim
Price: POA
Listing Broker: Burgess
Selling Broker: Lee Marine


The 63.84 metre motor yacht Turmoil, was sold with Camper & Nicholsons, Chamberlain Yachts and Luke Brown Yachts joining forces to find a buyer. Turmoil was built in steel and aluminium by Royal Denship to Lloyd's class and MCA coded with delivery in 2006. She accommodates as many as 16 guests in eight well-appointed cabins including a master suite on its own private deck.

Name: Turmoil
Price: $48,500,000
Listing Broker: Camper & Nicholsons
Selling Brokers: Chamberlain Yachts and Luke Brown Yachts