Superyacht of the Week: The 60 metre CRN Darlings Danama
By Jochem Kaan
With a private launch in Ancona, Italy last may, CRN has made yet another addition to their impressive fleet of fully customized superyachts, this time in the form of the 60 metres superyacht Darlings Danama. This contemporary motoryacht brings the total of 60 metres leisure boats from the Ferretti shipyard up to a total of six since 2005.
Darlings Danama boasts an exterior look that his pleasantly modern, showing a highly recognizable composition of lines that are sporty, curvy and playful, combined with a cream and off-white palette of colours with splashes of coloured lines at water level.
A sense of playfulness shown in this superyacht's exterior look and feel is continued throughout the vessel's interior spaces and outside deck areas. These outside areas are pleasantly spacious and show a modern design that reflect a contemporary and personal style with large, modern furnishings in a signature colour palette of off-white, cream and brown. The main aft deck is composed as a comfortable sitting area, with three large wicker sofas placed around a sizeable square table, which shows a distinct combination of wicker and matte glass.
The upper aft deck is where the yacht's main al fresco dining area can be found, with a large fixed wooden table surrounded by chairs that have a crisp and highly modern look. The sharp lines and facetted shape of these chairs form a nice contrast with the curving of the tabletop. A set of big, curvy fixed sofas aft complete the design of this area as one of ample luxurious and private hours of relaxing, enjoying countless enjoyable meals.
The refreshing style of the upper aft deck furnishings has also been implemented on the sun deck, which is a luxuriously spacious area offering a large collection of sun loungers, a set of sofas and chair set around a centrally placed coffee table and a fully equipped bar aft, perfectly completed with the large Jacuzzi and surrounding sunbeds fore. All furnishings on the sun deck have been designed in a similar modern, clean white and facetted style, giving a unique bright and playful atmosphere to the sun deck. This area, with ample amounts of both sun and shade, is a highly comfortable area to enjoy lots of fun times with a cocktail or two, good company and impressively panoramic views.
Darlings Danama's exterior areas boast a uniquely individual style that gives a first taste of what one can experience once inside. Starting with the main saloon, which is a light area seducing you with a fresh and curvy design, playful and unique. A fully equipped bar area can be found aft, while the main sitting area has been centrally placed, boasting several large and smooth-lined sofas and seats, resulting in an area that has a comfortably intimate atmosphere.
Fore, the main dining area can be found, set in a similar style with a large central circular table surrounded by a black and white collection of the world renowned Panton Chair. Overall, the main saloon is also set in a pleasantly fresh and light colour palette, offering a luxurious variety of different materials and textures.
Darlings Danama offers comfortable accommodation for a company of up to twelve guests, with cabins configured into 4 doubles, one twin and the luxurious Owner's suite. Four guest cabins can be found below decks, one on the upper deck and the Owner's quarters are situated on the fore main deck.
The full beam Owner's cabin offers everything one could hope for, in the form of luxurious materials, ample amounts of light, a balanced colour palette and lots of amenities, all set in a spacious atmosphere.
With a grand bathroom, his and hers walk in closets, a separate office and a marvelous outside private terrace/balcony, this area is composed of everything one could wish, in Darling Danama's signature sense of style.
Each guest cabin is an example the vessel's sense of design, space and light, with en suite bathrooms and every comfort imaginable to assure one's stay is highly satisfactory. With a blend of curves, luxury materials and a unique aesthetic, a sense of style and charm has been created that will undoubtedly will seduce every guest.
Leading to the upper deck through the vessel's dramatic main staircase, the upper deck saloon can be found. Set in a creamy palette, this area is a more informal space where guests can relax, enjoying the atmosphere in any of the available luxuriously sized sofas or chaises. The bar area perfectly completes this area's essence of enjoyment and relaxation.
Darlings Danama is a vision of uniquely personal yet contemporary style, elegantly lined and boasting an atmosphere of soothing luxury. With the interior designs produced by Cristina and Alexandre Negoescu, in collaboration with CRN's in-house Centro Stile, a pleasant dominance of curved and circular lines can be found throughout the vessel, resulting in a unique style.
The yacht is available for charter with Camper & Nicholsons International, at € 365,000 per week in the high season, and € 345,000 per week in the low season.
Cabinet Alexandre & Cristina Negoescu Architectes
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