Visit at Palm Beach: superyachts on display from Burgess

Written by Gemma Fottles

With the 32nd edition of the Palm Beach International Boat Show to kick off later this week, here we take a look at some of the best yachts on display this year from Burgess, including the 55-metre Quinta Essentia, 53-metre Kisses, 53-metre Passion, 50-metre Wabi Sabi and the 39-metre Jetsetter.

Quinta Essentia

Completed last year by the Italian shipyard Admiral, Quinta Essentia is an innovative 55-metre all-aluminium hybrid superyacht. Her modern and cutting-edge design was born from the collaboration of naval architect Vripack, Dobroserdov Designand interior designer Michela Reverberi. Performance wise she has a maximum speed of 16.5 knots, in electric propulsion mode it changes to 9.5 knots with a low fuel consumption of only 90 litres per hour, delivering a range of 6,500 nautical miles. The attractive interior layout has been optimised to create spacious and stylish guest areas and can accommodate up to 12 guests in six cabins.

Following a recent currency switch and price reduction of $5,000,000 Quinta Essentia is listed at an asking price of $34,500,000 and is available for sale under a US Boat Show Bond. She will be located atFace Dock C, berth C124, Palm Harbour Marina VIP entrance.


Meticulously maintained since her completion in 2000 by the Dutch Feadship de Vries yard, this 53.4-metre custom built Feadship has only ever been privately used and benefits from a refit carried out in 2014. Kisses boasts sleek, attractive lines with a minimalist Art Deco interior inspired by the late designer and ironsmith Edgar Brandt. Kisses displays stunning application of design materials, ranging from precious woods such as Karelian burl and carbon ebony to stainless steel and glass doors, granite floors and woven natural leather on walls and deck heads. Large windows in her living areas result in spectacular 180º views and accommodation is for 11 guests in five spacious cabins. It also features an impressive split-level sun deck.

Kisses is listed at an asking price of $24,900,000 and is available for sale under a US Boat Show Bond.She will be located at Face Dock C, Palm Harbour Marina VIP Entrance.


Refitted in 2009, the 52.7-metre Passion has been maintained to the highest standards since her 2003 rebuild. Built by Swedeship in 1986, Dvorine Associates designed a sophisticated interior with richly grained mahogany panelling complemented by warm-hued furniture. A grand circular staircase connects the main saloon to the upper deck, which was designed for entertainment with a games table, full service bar, video arcade games and home movie theatre. Passion accommodates 12 guests in six cabins including a full beam owner’s suite with private study on the main deck, adjacent to one of the yacht’s two VIP cabins. The remaining guest cabins can be found on the lower deck and consist of a full beam VIP cabin, a double and two twins. Completing the lower level facilities is a spacious gym and adjoining steam room that converts to a staff cabin with a pullman berth and en suite bathroom.

Passion is listed at an asking price of $11,950,000 with US Duty paid. She will be located atBerth C216, Palm Harbour Marina VIP entrance.

Wabi Sabi

Built on the successful Westport 50m platform, Wabi Sabi was built in 2011 with a refit in April 2016, and was conceived to enable long journeys to remote destinations. With a maximum speed of 24 knots and a range of 4,000 nautical miles, she is well suited for ocean passage making. Wabi Sabi’s interior décor blends the contemporary with the traditional and she comes equipped with an adaptable eight-cabin layout that accommodates up to 18 guests making her ideal for large gatherings. The yacht is in turn-key condition after a shipyard period in 2016 which included a full paint job and completion of her five-year class survey.

Following a recent price reduction of $2,000,000, Wabi Sabi is listed at an asking price of $25,900,000. She will be located at Face Dock C, Palm Harbour Marina VIP Entrance.


Built in 2017 by Dynamiq Yachts in Italy, the new 38.6-metre Jetsetter is the first in the D4 series. Described by the yard as a ‘grand touring yacht’, she has a top speed of 21 knots and a range of 3,000 nautical miles at 10 knots. Jetsetter’s sophisticated interior was designed by Bannenbergand Rowell utilises a neutral colour palette with accents of burnt orange and royal blue. She accommodates eight guests in four well-appointed cabins with superior communal areas ideal for social gatherings with family and friends. Her exterior consists of an impressive 20 metre sundeck, and features a jacuzzi, bar, gym and al fresco dining area. CMC zero speed stabilisers ensure comfort at anchor and her shallow draft makes her the ideal cruiser for accessing the smaller anchorages.

Jetsetter is listed for sale at an asking price of €14,545,000 and is available for sale under a US Boat Show Bond.She will be located at Face Dock C, Palm Harbour Marina VIP Entrance.

The Palm Beach International Boat Show kicks off on Thursday 23rd March and will draw to a close on 26th March.

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