Having departed the Netherlands earlier this morning, the new 58-metre Feadship superyacht Najiba has embarked on her maiden voyage after being delivered to her owner. Her first port of call will be Bergen in Norway.
Built under the project name 699 for an experienced owner, Najiba’s full-aluminium design comes from the drawing boards of Philippe Briand under the London studio’s Vitruvius brand of yachts. Studio Liaigre's Guillaume Roland worked on the project as interior designers while MCM acted as owner’s representatives during the build to help execute the desired ‘lifestyle’ theme of the designs.Photo: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht Times
Described as ‘whitewashed villa on the beach’, Najiba’s interior is light and airy with glass playing an important role in the lighting of guest areas inside to set a relaxing mood throughout the yacht. The layout onboard features two master staterooms for both the owners and four staterooms for an additional eight guests. Najiba can operate with up to 14 permanent crew members on board. Photo: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht Times
She is the first yacht to be delivered by the Dutch builder this year and will be followed by the 93-metre motor yacht Lady S, expected to be handed over to her owner in the coming weeks ahead of the summer season. Photo: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht Times
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