The 88.5 metre Olivia O, one of the largest explorer yachts in the world, has been spotted in Port Hercule in Monaco following her delivery in May. Built by Ulstein Verft, Olivia O is characterised by a striking reverse bow and explorer profile. While details of her interiors remain highly secretive, Olivia O can sleep up to 20 in eight cabins, including Pullman bunks, with further accommodation for a crew of 30 .
Spot the Yacht: Standout Superyachts Spotted in the Mediterranean
Olivia O in Monaco
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Sailing Yacht A on the French Riviera
Lady Moura in Monaco
The 105 metre motor yacht Lady Moura, currently listed for sale by Camper and Nicholsons International, was spotted in Monaco earlier this month following a refit. Built in steel by Blohm + Voss, Lady Moura was delivered to a Saudi Arabian client in 1990 and has had the same owner ever since.
Neninka in Monaco
IJE spotted in Antibes
The 108 metre Benetti superyacht IJE was spotted on her debut season off Antibes in the Mediterranean. Previously known as FB275, the yacht was the third and final 100 metre+ yacht to be launched at the Italian yard last year, following the launches of FB277 and FB272. Built from a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, IJE is the largest yacht ever to be built by the Italian yard. Naval architecture came from Pierluigi Ausonio while the exterior was penned by RWD.
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Bold and Tis off the coast of Antibes
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Syzygy 818 in the bay of Juan Les Pins
The newly delivered 77.25 metre Feadship Syzygy 818 has recently been spotted off the coast of Cap d'Antibes. Syzygy 818 was delivered in September before making her international debut at the Monaco Yacht Show the same month. Syzygy 818 was built to a custom design created by the owner with designer Jarkko Jämsén. The interior meanwhile was penned by Sinot Exclusive Yacht Design.
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Madsummer in the French Riviera
In August, the 95 metre Lürssen superyacht Madsummer was spotted on her maiden voyage in the French Riviera after undertaking sea trials in the Baltic Sea. Sold in September 2016 by Moran Yacht & Ship, this steel and aluminium yacht features exterior design by Harrison Eidsgaard and interiors by Laura Sessa Design.
DreAMBoat underway for Gibraltar
DreAMBoat was spotted this summer underway on her maiden voyage to Gibraltar. The yard previously revealed that the owner would spend the summer cruising with his children and grandchildren on board. Delivered in July, the 90 metre Oceanco superyacht features an exterior designed by Espen Øino International and opulent interior by Terence Disdale Design.
Sailing Yacht A in Sardinia
Andrey Melnichenko’s 142.81 metre superyacht Sailing Yacht A was spotted cruising Sardinia in October 2019.
Built by Nobiskrug and designed by Philippe Starck, she was delivered in February 2017 and is one of the largest superyachts in the world. After completing sea trials in the Med in 2017 she has remained in her favourite cruising ground, making appearances in La Spezia, Formentera, Cyprus and other superyacht hotspots.
She is one of the most talked about yachts in the world, famed for her distinctive design and extraordinary sails, with an interior that remains shrouded in secrecy. She recently won the award for Best Sail-Assisted Motor Yacht at the World Superyacht Awards 2018.
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