47m Italian-built motor yacht Balista on the market

Written by Elodie Behravan

The 46.57-metre yacht Balista (ex: Project 12) completed by Pisa Superyachts in 2012 is back on the market and on the lookout for a new owner. The Akhir 153 yacht for sale sports naval architecture designs by Italian duo Cantieri di Pisa and Arrabito Naval Architects. Balista yachtPhoto: M/Y BalistaHer exterior lines were designed by the Rome-based studio Galeazzi Design and the vessel showcases a versatile three-deck layout with a host of amenities for onboard entertainment. Balista yachtPhoto: M/Y BalistaThe sundeck, which is divided into three sections, features shaded and sunlit lounging areas forward and aft, a bar and a centrally located Jacuzzi. The main deck aft area on board Balista also features lounging areas, and alfresco dining can be enjoyed on the skylounge. Balista yacht sun deckPhoto: M/Y BalistaBalista yacht main deckPhoto: M/Y BalistaThis Italian-built yacht for sale can sleep up to 14 guests in seven staterooms. The main-deck master suite is equipped with a king-sized bed, a private office and a โ€˜his-and-hersโ€™ bathroom. Balista yacht stateroomPhoto: M/Y BalistaBalista yacht owner's officePhoto: M/Y BalistaGuest accommodation is comprised of a versatile VIP cabin that serves as either a full-beam stateroom with a lounge or two separate staterooms; two double-bed staterooms and two twin cabins. Balista yacht stateroomPhoto: M/Y BalistaThe elegant interior on board this motor yacht for sale has been designed by the UK designer Mark Berryman who has created a welcoming ambience with a touch of luxury by incorporating Italian woodwork with dark marble, plush furnishings and leather accents. Balista yacht saloonPhoto: M/Y BalistaBalista yacht barPhoto: M/Y BalistaBoth the main saloon and skylounge provide the ideal space for relaxing and fold-out balconies off the skylounge with sliding Asian-inspired doors seamlessly blur the boundaries between the indoors and outdoors. Balista yacht saloonPhoto: M/Y BalistaMotor yacht Balista, for sale following her most recent refit in 2019 at Rybovich Shipyards in Palm Beach that saw her generators rebuilt, has low original engine hours. Twin MTU 16V 4000 M93L diesel engines with 4669 hp each allow Balista to cruise at 22.5 knots and reach a top speed of 24.5 knots. With a fuel capacity of 46,000 litres, cruising at an economical speed gives her a transatlantic range of 3,360 nautical miles. Balista yachtPhoto: M/Y Balista

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