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Take Home this 29 meter 6.8 Million Euro Dubois Sailing Yacht

Dubois Naval Architecture & Yacht Design have just been appointed Joint Central Agents for the sale of their custom, one-of-a-kind Alcanara yacht. The yacht has been returned to her designers after four years at sea. This is a rare opportunity to purchase a second-hand ship from the company that designed her and commissioned her construction, taking much of the guesswork out of such a significant investment.

About the Alcanara

Completed in 2009, the Alcanara was designed as a fast and elegant cruising ship for international private use, built to precise standards set out by an Olympic yachtsman. She’s nearly 30 meters in length, and was constructed with a high-performance carbon-fibre rigging system grafted onto a light-weight aluminium hull. A combination of the finest quality fittings and ultra-modern Raymarine sailing and navigational technology packages make her ready for any voyage you might have in mind.

Lush interior

The custom interior design by Rhoades Young blends luxurious Italian marble and textiles with custom New Zealand wool carpets. Coffee leather trim accents set off teak, stainless steel and German birchwood. In addition to a full-width owner’s cabin (complete with ensuite bathroom), there are two additional guest cabins with private bathrooms, and accomodations for four crew members. The Alcanara is outfitted with modern high-end household appliances, a variety of audio and video equipment, and a professional galley for gourmet meals.

For the enjoyment of her new owner and guests, a full complement of water sports equipment is installed on board, including a Bauer Junior dive compressor, three sets of scuba gear complete with underwater accessories, a 4.2 meter aluminium boat, and an extensive array of fishing supplies.

A Magnificent Collaboration

The Alcanara is the result of a joint effort between Dubois Naval Architects, and Australian yacht builder Steve Ward. Steve Ward is credited with building the first Dubois ship to achieve international recognition, the 1979 Police Car, winner of the prestigious Admiral’s Cup trophy. He’s also built one of the most historically accurate tall-ship replicas that the modern world has seen take to the high seas, the immaculately researched 44-meter HMB Endeavour.

The Alcanara is for sale through Dubois Naval Architects & Yacht Design, her official Joint Central Agents, for an asking price of 6.8 million euro.

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