Royal Denship motor yacht Triple 8 sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 43.4 metre motor yacht Triple 8, listed for sale by Burgess, has been sold with the buyer introduced by JK3 Yacht Sales.
Built in steel and aluminium by Danish yard Royal Denship to a design by Diana Yacht Design, Triple 8 was delivered in 2009 and is Lloyd's classed. MCA compliant, she accommodates up to 11 guests in five cabins consisting of a master suite, two VIP suites, a double and a twin with a Pullman berth, all with flatscreen plasma televisions, surround sound, on-demand access to the central Kaleidescape server and full en-suite bathroom facilities.
Her restful, capacious interior by Michela Reverberi includes a large saloon with U-shaped seating on comfortable settees, a bar, entertainment system and a formal dining area.
Outside, ample deck areas include the aft deck with seating for 11 guests dining al fresco. Casual dining and relaxation is also available in the bridge deck skylounge, offering a home cinema with a 63-inch screen, a three piece suite and a mini bar. The large sun deck has a Jacuzzi aft with a barbecue, fridge and ice maker, and there are sun loungers forward facing an outdoor television screen.
Triple 8 came with a complete range of water toys including no fewer than three tenders, fishing tackle, snorkelling gear and three sets of scuba diving equipment plus a dive compressor. Twin 957hp Caterpillar engines give her a range of 5,000 nautical miles at 9.5 knots and she is fitted with Quantum zero speed stabilisers.
Triple 8 was asking $12,950,000.