Stepping aboard the 52m Matahari you are met with an amazingly elegant and spacious interior. Owners and guests are spoilt for choice with multiple formal & informal entertaining and living areas including a private dining room that comfortably seats 14. The main saloon is described as’ timeless’ and moving aft there is a casual lounge and bar which overlooks the aft deck. Located middeck there’s a gym, office and a wonderful sky lounge. The sundeck boasts a Jacuzzi with a shaded bar, alfresco dining and a full complement of tender and toys.
Matahari accommodates 14 in seven ensuite staterooms including an exceptional master suite, a spacious VIP suite and five twin cabins. The layout also provides the perfect charter combination for two large families to enjoy time on board in total privacy. She has just completed considerable engineering works and is now immediately ready to go for her new owner.
At USD$6,500,000 we believe Matahari is the best value 50m range superyacht on the market today. She is perfect for the discerning owner requiring a spacious and seaworthy yacht for worldwide cruising and/or successful charter.
BUILDER: CRN, Italy
LOA: 51.6 m / 172 ft
BEAM: 8.5 m / 28.6 ft
DRAFT: 2.85 m / 9.6ft
HULL: Steel Hull
Tonnage: 477 gross
YEAR: 1981/Refit 2012
RANGE: 4,000 NM
SPEED: 12.5 knots Max
ACCOM: 7 cabins + crew
ENGINES: 2 x 1220HP Mirlees Blackstone
Classification: Lloyds Maltese Cross 100A1+ Machinery LMC
From the main aft deck there are port and starboard stairways leading down to the aft cockpit with lounge benches on port and starboard side. Leading forward from the main aft deck you enter the enclosed aft deck area with a built in 12 person octagonal bar. The windows in this area can be removed or kept in place with full air conditioning available. Forward from the aft deck area is the main salon with Steinway Baby Grand Piano and two separate lounging areas highlighted by a full wall freshwater live fish aquarium on the forward bulkhead that is highlighted via rheostat. Moving forward from the main salon are two powder rooms and a hallway leading to the 14 person dining salon. Forward of the salon is the on deck galley and pantry for ease of serving.
Below on the accommodation deck starting all the way aft is the queen size, full width VIP stateroom with full bath (enclosed shower and marble tub) with gold plated fixtures. Forward from the VIP stateroom are two twin berth staterooms each with full bath. The engine room separates this stateroom grouping from the forward area. Located forward are the master full width king size stateroom with his and her baths also equipped with gold covered fixtures. Aft of the owner's stateroom are three double staterooms all with full bath, one having both a tub and shower.
On the bridge deck (first deck above the main deck) is the pilot house with portable wing controls that can also be set up aft for Mediterranean mooring. Moving aft from the pilot house on the starboard side is the captain's apartment followed by the hydrotherapy exercise room and the owner's private office. Aft of the owner’s office is the full width sky lounge.
Going forward from the sky lounge on the port side is the boathouse for the 25’
Sportfisherman followed by accommodations. On the sun deck aft there is an L shaped lounge, storage for small boats, plus a bar and Jacuzzi. Further forward amidships there is spacious room for alfresco dining.
The main saloon has several conversation areas available plus the feature antique player piano for group participation enjoyment. The freshwater aquarium is a feature of serenity. The presentation of spaciousness is further enhanced when the doors are opened onto the well appointed aft deck. Whether serving a buffet dinner for 40 or a family gathering this salon caters for all.
The dining salon comfortably accommodates 14 with full silver services to match and has ample room for serving large buffet dinners. It is also located on the same level as the butler pantry for ease of service. There is adjustable mood lighting plus large windows offering extensive day or night time views.
Aft Deck Lounge
The aft deck lounge and round table bar provide relaxed enjoyment any time, day or night. Equally enjoyable after a round of golf, snorkeling, jet skiing or having just completed a good book. Optionally fully air-conditioned or all side windows removed for superb ventilation. There is direct access to the walk down aft cockpit with outdoor lounging, and further access to small boats and all water sports.
A ‘luxurious location’ are the key words for this spacious stateroom. It includes a king size bed, his and her ensuites and lounge area. Additionally it has/ DVD Audio/ Video and large storage cabinets.
The aft full beam VIP Stateroom has a queen size bed, complete with a bath and an Italian marble tub with separate enclosed shower. Also included are large storage areas and Audio Video Systems.
The five additional guest staterooms all have sumptuous twin beds and full baths, including enclosed showers. One of these also has a full size tub in addition to the enclosed shower. Due to the internal volume of Matahari, these cabins are very spacious.
Sun Deck Lounge
The sun deck offers three separate entertainment areas. There is the heated Jacuzzi and its sitting area, the fully tended bar with its own seating and the built in heavily upholstered lie down lounging chaises further aft for enjoying the sun. As a conversation piece, there is a boat house built in under the sun deck. It houses a 25ft sportfisherman. For launching this boat it is hydraulically lifted from its berth, through the opening deck of the sun lounge.
The Sky Lounge/ Massage Room
The sky lounge is an intimate room in subtle tones that almost relaxes one immediately upon entering it. The entire aft end of the room looks out over the sea. A notable feature is the overhead ceiling which subtly reflects a starlit evening complete with small meteors traversing the sky. The leather bound seating is deep, luxurious and the encased TV appears upon demand for added entertainment.
The Gymnasium is fully equipped with a full range of exercise equipment including a mirrored wall with bars for stretching workouts. Immediately adjacent is the hydrotherapy room, where one can ease the strain on any overworked muscle in circulating warm water.
The owner's office is a totally private enclave which is fully equipped for worldwide communications, or just a secure room to be quietly at ease.
• Heated Jacuzzi
• 1840 Steinway baby Grand Piano with AutoPlay features
• 25’ Center Console Sportsfisherman with twin 175 Yamaha’s
• 17' Novurania RIB with 120 HP Yamaha
• 2 new jet skis
Completed three years of fully booked seasons in the Mediterranean, Hong Kong, Maldives Islands and Phuket Thailand areas.
PAST PRESS COVERAGE
Featured in Volume 12 (1999) and Volume 15 (2002) of Boat International's hard cover The Superyachts. Exclusive 7 page coverage in the Oct 2001 Russian Salon magazine, illustrated articles in every boating magazine in the US after her 1998 refit.
ELECTRONIC MEDIA EXPOSURE
While in Hong Kong starred in the recent Jackie Chan movie, Rush Hour II.
In 2003 she completed her Lloyds 20 year survey for Maltese Cross 100 A1 and Machinery LMC Certification.
Rybovich Spencer 1997 - 1998 (Short listed by Show Boat magazine as the best refit of the year.)
ENGINE ROOM REBUILD 2000
Twin Mirlees Blackstones in as new condition, installed new – 3 x custom designed 180,000 BTU compressors for air-conditioning, rebuilt two 85 kW and one 65KW Caterpillar generators.
FULL ENGINE TOP OVERHAUL 2010/ 2011 & CLASSIFICATION
Matahari was lifted in 2010 in Singapore and had her main engines checked and overhauled by Lloyds Surveyors. All safety equipment was checked by Lloyds and as a result her classification was renewed again for Lloyds A1 + Machinery LMC. Full interior furnishing were reconditioned in 2011.
2012 REFIT BANGKOK THAILAND
In 2012, Matahari was refitted in Bangkok, Thailand with extensive works done. Some of the work completed includes:
• Drydocking, Antifouling and Underwater Gear serviced
• New Thruster Hydraulics Reservoir
• New Fan Coils for Cabin and Salon
• Reconditioned Engine Room
• Service of Anchor and Capstan
• Rebuilt of AFT Section area
Note: - Full detailed picture report of the works done in Bangkok available
PRIMARY FEATURES OF THE VESSEL
- Seven double staterooms all with full bath en suite.
- Voluminous entertainment areas including a fourteen person dining salon, main salon with separate aft bar deck, sun deck and Jacuzzi area with built in permanent wet bar.
- Aft deck area can be air conditioned, or completely opened up on three sides for those who prefer fresh air.
- Aft cockpit for easy access to the water. Descend on stairways to the water, not via a ladder.
- Very popular large family or charter clientele vessel due to its sleeping accommodations and the versatility thereof plus the unusually large public rooms.
- Proven economical passage maker with six Trans-Atlantic passages, Caribbean and Bahamas cruising plus a winter cruise from Europe to Taiwan and return.
- Separate gymnasium with hydrotherapy tub.(Further details available upon request)
- Separate owner's office equipped with worldwide communications.
- Separate totally enclosed boat house for a 25’ centre console sportfisherman (Further details available upon request)
- Two separated staterooms area for maximum group or group separation potential.
- Particularly spacious captain's apartment ideal for a couple or a very well accommodated single captain.