Westport motor yacht Far Niente sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 34.14 metre motor yacht Far Niente, listed for sale by Kristen Englemann-Klein at Northrop & Johnson, has been sold with Joe Dougherty of MacGregor Yachts introducing the buyer,
Built in GRP by US yard Westport to a design by Taylor Olson,Far Niente was delivered in 2000 as one of the yard’s 112’ models and had her generators and engines rebuilt in 2014. Accommodation is for eight guests in four cabins consisting of a master suite, a VIP suite forward of the galley with its own private entrance, a double and a twin. All cabins have entertainment centres and full en-suite facilities.
The aft deck allows for al fresco entertainment and dining, with a high-gloss teak table surrounded by six matching teak chairs and a full wet bar. Sliding glass doors lead from the aft deck into a spacious saloon boasting rich satin cherry wood cabinetry and refined styling. A drop-down television screen in the centre of the main saloon separates the lounge area from the formal dining space, which comfortably seats eight guests.
Further amenities include a sundeck showcasing a Jacuzzi spa tub and sun pads and there is a wide swim platform that provides outstanding access for water sports activities. Twin 2,735hp MTU diesel engines power her to a cruising speed of 16 knots, topping out at 23 knots.
Far Niente was asking $4,390,000.