Turquoise motor yacht Baraka now for sale with Edmiston
by Malcolm MacLean
The 58 metre motor yacht Baraka has changed central agencies and is now listed for sale by Cornelius Gerling at Edmiston & Company.
Designed inside and out by Francesco Paszkowski, Baraka was built in steel and aluminium by Turkish yard Turquoise Yachts to ABS class and MCA coded with delivery in 2010. Each guest cabin is decorated in an individual style and the layout accommodates 12 guests in six cabins consisting of a full beam master suite on the main deck a VIP suite and four doubles, all with entertainment centres, television screens and en suite bathroom facilities. There is also accommodation for 13 crew in six cabins aboard this yacht for sale.
The main saloon has several separate seating areas for intimate conversations, a large lounge with settees and armchairs in cream coloured fabrics, an entertainment centre with a large television screen and a formal dining table forward seating 12 guests.
The aft deck comes with built in upholstered seating, wicker chairs and a round table while more al fresco entertaining and dining is offered on the sun deck, with a large Jacuzzi, sauna, bar, electric grill and a selection of sun pads.
Baraka has been especially designed to allow passage for a wheelchair directly from the quay to the passerelle. On the boat, the wheelchair has full access to the main deck, lower and upper decks with an elevator, and one of the guest cabins is designed for the accessibility of a wheelchair. Twin 1,911hp Caterpillar diesel engines give her a range of 5,000 nautical miles at her cruising speed of 12 knots and she is fitted with zero speed stabilizers.
Lying in Genoa, Italy, Baraka is asking €23,500,000.