Commissioned by a demanding owner in Monaco, this exceptionally seaworthy vessel with a transatlantic and transpacific range offers space and luxury for comfortable cruising or exploring remote places in the world. DEVIL’S ADVOCATE is built to high commercial shipping standards. No compromises are made in design, fabrication or quality and modern technology and tested design concepts are applied to this one of kind vessel. A doubled, hard chine and fireproof steel hull is the proven platform on which she is built.
DEVIL’S ADVOCATE is built in Canada by the famous Cape Horn Trawler Corp at the Pictou Boatyard to the highest standards of ABS/CE classification rules. She features a full displacement double bottom steel hull with duct keels and all the extremely well engineered mechanical systems are designed with built-in redundancy. A flared, bulbous bow enhances her performance, while active and passive bilge keel stabilizers provide excellent heavy weather capability and sea-kindly motion.
She is fully self-righting in 5 seconds and CE A class certified, making her near unique in the world and a very safe ship for family travel.
Offering a very high degree of genuine comfort, luxury and security, DEVIL’S ADVOCATE is one of the most spacious yachts in her class, with Master Stateroom, and entertainment areas worthy of much larger craft.
Designed by famous Chuck Neville, her design is fashioned upon a North Atlantic Expedition Trawler that provides optimum security and comfort whilst offering a spacious luxury cruising vessel in which to enjoy unforgettable world cruising.
No cost is spared to build her luxurious interior out of the finest, solid cherry wood with elegant intarsias. Connolly leather and fine cloths are used for the furniture and she is equipped with a state of the art Bose video surround systems in all cabins. Her galley is equipped with all modern MIELE appliances including trash compactor, macerator in the sink and 4 freezers. Finest English Wedgwood bone chinaware as well as Villeroy & Boch, the best cutlery and every imaginable kitchen accessory is on board for fine dining experience. Her very luxurious cabins with high quality mattresses, exquisite Egyptian cotton bedding guarantees the rest her passengers deserve.
Commercially registered and compliant, DEVIL’S ADVOCATE has been maintained in an as new condition and is VAT paid and very fuel economical. Whether you are looking for a private yacht or a yacht capable of accommodating charter clients, DEVIL’S ADVOCATE is the perfect choice.
When you enter the yacht via the hydraulic passerelle, you will pass the lovely enclosed aft deck, which offers the perfect setting for al fresco dining or a leisurely breakfast. When opening the watertight aft door that leads to the main saloon, you will be pleasantly impressed by the light, open and comfortable space it has to offer.
A large dining table that accommodates eight people is situated on the port side alongside the large windows that offer an excellent view while enjoying your meals.
On the starboard side, an L shaped sofa is the perfect spot for pre dinner drinks or for enjoying the lounge home entertainment and surround sound stereo system. Should you prefer to have a snack at the bar, a touch of a button opens up the four seated bar for you.
A very well equipped galley that can be closed off to the main saloon, features Miele and Sub Zero appliances and caters all your culinary needs.
Further forward and conveniently located amidships, the luxurious library offers the peace and quiet you might seek or the thrill of the latest blockbuster in front of the large plasma screen with top of the range surround sound system. This inviting and comfortable area, in which the cherry carpentry perfectly blends with the fine red leather sitting area and parquet floor, is just the place to enjoy either one of them and she offers an atmospheric fire place as well!
Going down to the lower deck via the beautiful staircase, you will find the master suite and three guest staterooms.
The Master Suite is a full beam suite located in the already stable center of the yacht. She leaves you the impression of being on a much larger yacht and invites you to relax in a homely atmosphere. The Master Suite is also fitted out with an atmospheric fireplace, a surround sound system and flat screen TV for your entertainment. She has an en suite bathroom with a Jacuzzi an indirect ambient lighting.
The Guest staterooms can be found further forward to the master suite and comprise of a split-level double bedded stateroom on portside with a private head and direct access to an oversized walk-in shower, a twin bedded stateroom to starboard with a private head and access to the walk-in shower and a large, Queen bedded stateroom with an independent home entertainment system and a large en-suite bathroom with shower.
The comfortable staterooms are fitted and furnished to the highest quality standards.
Going up, the wheelhouse offers full view all around and is equipped with all the latest necessary navigational equipment ensuring a safe passage. A large bespoke leather sofa can be extended to form a double bed while the captain is on watch and a bathroom and shower can be used without interfering with your guests. A small pantry completes this light and airy space.
The captain’s bridge complete with seating area for guests is fully equipped including both 21” and 17” screens, 3D radar and worldwide maps, LW/SSB/VHF and 2 Satcom communication systems.
The sundeck offers ample space to enjoy the surroundings or the evening dinners made on her large stainless steel Barbeque.
The captain and guests can walk all around the wheelhouse to the Portuguese bridge where two side wing control stations are concealed in two of the lockers (port and starboard) to ensure perfect docking maneuvers. A third remote control station is situated on the lower stern deck.
On starboard side, via a watertight sliding door leading to stairs, the large engine room is accessed. Ceiling height allows you to stand while operating all equipment.
The engine room has a second watertight access point, via the fully equipped laundry and tool-room, which leads off the master cabin suite.
The reliable, low hour, twin Cummings engines have just undergone a full service by Cummings. Both Onan generators have been serviced as well.
All bilges on board have been maintained to the highest standard and are as new.
The yacht is equipped with flat screen TVs in all the cabins as well as the saloon and the library. Satellite TV, DVD / Video and Audio and WIFI system offers you and your guests the latest in entertainment and communication.
During a comprehensive refit in 2010 and 201,1 the following works were done to bring the boat in an even better shape than she ever was before, enabling her to use her already outstanding capabilities to the full extent.