Overview

Description

Taipan Taipan mega yacht is a showpiece of Italian design and construction. Beautifully outfitted with custom furnishings and antiques, Taipan provides royal treatment for all who take part in its mega yacht charters.
Taipan presents four decks of luxurious living in an elegant, state-of-the-art mega yacht. A unique bridge deck boat house stores Taipan’s 25-foot center console fishing tender out of view, preserving the sun deck for lounging in the heated Jacuzzi, relaxing at the tended bar or on the built-in chaise longue.

The main deck is the center of social life aboard this luxury mega yacht. In addition to the spacious salon this deck encompasses the casual and inviting AFT deck lounge and the dining salon.

The accommodation deck features an exotic master suite. Glowing, hand-crafted teak joinery is carved with the Mandarin characters signifying long life, luck, good health and and the yacht’s name. Beautifully embroidered silk fabrics, plush overstuffed furniture, an entertainment center and exquisite Asian antiques complement this spacious, quite retreat.

Taipan’s comfortable guest accommodations include an exceptional VIP stateroom and five beautiful twin berth cabins. Strong, jewel-tone fabric colors are used throughout the yacht to personalize and enrich the spaces. Each guest stateroom has its own private bathroom appointed with rare Onyx, Marble or Granite.

Taipan III presents four decks of luxurious living in an elegant, state-of-the-art motor yacht. A unique bridge deck boat house stores Taipan’s 25-foot center console fishing tender out of view, preserving the sun deck for lounging in the heated Jacuzzi, relaxing at the tended bar or on the built-in chaise lounge.

Taipan III is a showpiece of Italian and American design and construction. Originally built as the Royal Yacht for the Emir of Bahrain, this Italian-built yacht was transformed by American craftsmen and skilled Shipwrights into a fabulous yacht for the millennium and beyond. Beautifully outfitted with custom furnishings and antiques, Taipan III provides royal treatment for all who cruise aboard her.

MAIN DECK & SYSTEMS
The main deck is the center of social life aboard Taipan III. In addition to the other spacious salons, this deck encompasses the casual and inviting Aft deck lounge and the dining salon.

Cozy seating groups surround the spectacular Octagonal bar. In pleasant weather the windows are removed, creating the atmosphere of a tropical verandah. The spiral staircase leads to a unique Sky lounge.

A pair of antique, hand carved, gold-leafed statues of Buddha cast watchful eyes over the dining salon. This elegant room accommodates 14 guests for silver service dining, and many more for elegant buffets.

The dining salon can also be used for business meetings. To facilitate presentations, a full array of audio visual equipment is hidden behind the beautiful teak and marble burl consoles and cabinets.

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Air-conditioned: Fully

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Jacuzzi in master cabin

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Voltage: 110/220

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Cell phone

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Deck Shower

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SATCOM

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Swim platform

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Internet and e-mail

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Jacuzzi on deck

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Fax machine

ACCOMMODATIONS
Taipan III can accommodate 12 guests in 7 cabins.
The master cabin has a king size bed, bath/tub, shower and head.
Another 4 cabins have twin beds, shower and head.
One cabin has twin beds, bath/tub, shower and head.
One cabin has a queen size bed, bath/tub, shower and head.
Crew has a separate companionway, heads and shower.

The accommodation deck features an exotic Master suite. Glowing, hand-crafted Teak joinery is carved with the Mandarin characters signifying long life, luck, good health and the Yacht’s name.

Beautifully embroidered silk fabrics, plush overstuffed furniture, an entertainment center and exquisite Asian antiques complement this spacious quiet retreat.

Taipan’s comfortable guest accommodations include an exceptional VIP stateroom and five beautiful twin berth cabins. Strong, jewel-tone fabric colors are used throughout the yacht to personalize and enrich the spaces. Each guest stateroom has its own private bathroom appointed with rare Onyx, Marble or Granite.

RECREATION
The most fanciful and lighthearted space aboard Taipan is the futuristic, galactic Skylounge. Shooting stars glitter across the twinkling fiber optic ceiling while galaxies glide underfoot. A disappearing television and a hidden chair massage add to the room’s mystique. The state-of-the-art pilothouse is the yacht’s command center. Curved seating provides comfort for guests to observe the yacht’s operation.

No major yacht is complete without a gymnasium and an office. Located just Aft of the Bridge, the Gym has a treadmill, two stationary bikes, a multi-function weight machine and free weights. Besides a panoramic Vista, this room is equipped with a TV/VCR for viewing exercise tapes as well as a stereo for entertainment. A separate hydrotherapy room gives it all the features of a fitness club.

For captains of industry who must keep abreast of the world’s economic developments even when away from the office, Taipan features a private command station. Satellite links provide instantaneous voice, fax and data communication to any place on the globe.

Recreational equipment

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Cinema

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Fishing equipment

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CD/DVD/VCR Library & Player

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Knee & wake boards

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Stereo system

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Adult water-skis

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Local & Satellite television

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Towing ring

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Dinghy: Power / 17ft (5m) / 120 HP

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2 Adult windsurfers

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Dinghy: Laser

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Snorkeling gear

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2 Wave runners

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Diving by arrangement

SPECIFICATIONS

Length

172 ft (52.4m)

Beam

27 ft (8.4m)

Draft

9 ft (2.7m)

Type

Power yacht

Year built

1981

Refit

1998

Designer

CRN

Builder

CRN

Engines

2 Mirlees Blacksone Diesels
1220 HP each

Flag

Honduras

Speed (Cruise/Max)

(12 / 13) Knots

Crew

11

DECK PLANS – M/y Taipan III
M/y Taipan III Deck Layouts

Project Name: Yacht type: Motor Yacht
Based concept: Sub type:
Imo: MMSI:
Call sign: SYT#: Y01079
Flag: Port of Registry:

Length Overall (m): 52.43 Length Overall (ft): 172.01
Length On Deck (m): Length On Deck (ft):
Length Waterline (m): 47.24 Length Waterline (ft): 154.99
Beam (m): 8.11 Beam (ft): 26.61
Draught Max (m): 2.93 Draught Max (ft): 9.61
Draught Min (m): Draught Min (ft):

Shipyard: CRN Spa Year: 1980
Hull: Status: Completed
Port: Ancona Country: Italy
Comment:

Naval Architect: CRN Spa
Exterior Designer: CRN Spa, Kevin Calhoun
Interior Designer: Merritt Knowles Design Group

Hull Material: Steel Superstructure: Aluminium
Gross Tonnage: 477 Displacement: 410
Class:
Class Comments: Lloyd’s Register MCA: No

Guest Cabins: 1 Master cabin, 1 VIP Cabin, 5 Twin cabins
Guests: 14 Max Charter Guests:
Crew Cabins: 1 Captain’s cabin, 4 Twin crew cabins, 2 Single cabins Crew: 11

Total HP: Total KW:

Engines: 2 x 1220 HP Mirlees Blackstone 8ESL Diesels
Max Speed: 14.5 Cruise Speed: 12.5
Range: 5,000 Propulsion: Twin Screw

Fuel Capacity (Liters): 114,000 Fuel Capacity (Gallons): 30,119
Water Capacity (Liters): 45,600 Water Capacity (Gallons): 12,048

Description

Photo credit: Wim Somers / Yacht-Images.com
Refit details
Year Shipyard Work done Status
1997-1998 Rybovich New interior and complete refit. Finished
History Sales Information
Year Sale Price Asking Price Broker Status
2008 11,000,000 USD Offered

Name: Taipan
Year: 1980
Exterior: 0
Interior 0
Country: USA
Top speed: 15
Cruise speed: 12
Listing ID: 936

Details

Updated on December 25, 2013 at 12:00 am
  • Price: €11

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