For delivery in 2014 by Kingship, "ESSENCE" is of steel construction with aluminum superstructure, designed by Horacio Bozzo and engineered by Axis Group Yacht Design. It is the first yacht design of it's size to feature a 6-Star private "Master Deck" on the upper deck in lieu of the traditional Master Stateroom on the main deck. The Pilothouse is located on the main deck and 4 Guest Staterooms and accommodations for 8 crew are located on the lower deck. Due to the hull design and innovative systems, on board space if fully utilized and maximized to guarantee owners and guests a comfortable cruising experience. Energy efficient and low impact world cruising yacht, built to stringent RINA and MCA regulations.
Kingship and Axis Group Yacht Design have together developed an unprecedented design that brings yachtign to a new level of luxury. This is the first yacht of her size to have a completely private Master Deck.
The full beam Master Suite retains absolute privacy for the Owner although the aft sundeck and the Jacuzzi may still be shared with guests or families at the Owner's discretion. The Master Suite is surrounded by low height windows commanding an unblocked view of the horizon. A whole new experience on board where privacy and social life can both be enjoyed.
To maximize the Owner and Guest areas, innovative solutions such as external ventilation trunks and a split main deck layout keep stairs to the minimum. The bridge is located forward on the raised main deck for easy access to the crew quarters and galley. There is only one salon on the main deck so that every area will be fully utilized and resulting in less maintenance. Extending from the main salon is a spacious open area for Al Fresco dining and entertainment. Indoor and outdoor are brought together with glass doors which may be fully opened to create one large entertainment area.
The design of "ESSENCE" is the first of its kind to feature a 6-Star "Master Deck" in lieu of traditional Master Stateroom.
The full beam Master Suite on the upper deck features a centerline king berth, large bath forward with outdoor tub and sun bathing areas, and a private lounge/dining area on the aft deck, with outdoor TV and AV. A large sliding roof creates a convertible yacht, and a natural skylight illuminates the bath and lobby areas as well.
The Main Deck features a large Salon for dining and relaxing, with open aft deck and dining area aft as well. A midships Foyer and stairs accesses the Lower accommodations and upper Master Deck. The professional galley is forward to port, the Wheelhouse is forward and tender stowage forward.
The Lower Deck includes two double Guest Staterooms midships, two twin Guest Staterooms forward, and Crew accommodations are located all the way forward, crew mess, laundry room, and 4 crew cabins.
"Essence" combines luxurious comfort and environmental responsibility in a low impact world cruiser, with equipment which ensures the most energy efficient and low emission yacht. The vertical plumb bow design extends the waterline and produces very low underwater drag, increasing efficiency.
"Essence" is the first of its kind featuring a 6-Star Master Deck in lieu of the traditional Master Stateroom, including the following features:
- Master Suite with forward facing balcony
- Natural skylight illuminating the master bath and lobby
- Unique panoramic view from the master bath with an outdoor tub
- Large sliding roof creating a convertible yacht
- Low windows in the full beam master suite commanding the best view with total privacy
- Private Al Fresco dining area on the aft sundeck
- Outdoor bar and BBQ
- Large outdoor TV and AV systems in the lounge area
Owing to the hull design and innovative solutions, onboard space is fully utilized and maximized to guarantee a perfect cruising environment.