Saba explorer yacht B-Nice sold
by Malcolm MacLean
The 34.9 metre motor yacht B-Nice, listed for sale by Rosie Davies at Nicolle Associates, has been sold with the buyer introduced by Francis Holbourne at Banus Yachts in Spain.
Built in steel by Turkish yard Saba Yacht to an in-house design and RINA classed, B-Nice was delivered in 2011 as a world-girdling explorer yacht. Accommodation is for eight guests in four cabins consisting of a full beam master suite on the main deck and three VIP suites below deck. All guest cabins have entertainment centres and en suite bathroom facilities while the crew quarters sleep five staff.
The main deck saloon provides plentiful space for entertaining with comfortable seating, an entertainment centre including a large screen television and a unique solid wood and granite bar hand crafted in the Far East, and a large formal dining room with a table and seating for 10 guests.
The aft deck features built in seating and a fire pit, making it the ideal place to relax on those chilly nights, while up on the flybridge there are multiple sun beds, sofas, a wet bar and an outdoor kitchen with a fridge and barbecue grill. Her top speed is 13 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 4,000 nautical miles at 10 knots with power coming from two 740hp MTU diesel engines.
B-Nice was asking €1,695,000.