Premieres that Command Attention at Cannes Yachting Festival 2023
In less than a month, the azure shores of Cannes will play host to an event that sets the hearts of maritime enthusiasts aflutter - the Cannes Yachting Festival 2023. From September 12th to 17th, this iconic gathering will transform the Vieux Port & Port Canto into a playground of opulence and innovation, showcasing a stunning lineup of premier yachts that redefine luxury on the water. As anticipation builds, here's a sneak peek into what awaits at this year's festival.
The Cannes Yachting Festival has long been synonymous with debuting some of the most extraordinary yachts the world has ever seen. Smart Yachts team have meticulously curated a list of 10 yacht debuts that are not only impressive in size and design but also offer a glimpse into the future of yachting.
▫️ 44.3m UV II by ISA Yachts
For sale: €24,900,000
M/Y UV II showcases iconic design traits like side arches, round dining room, and luxurious external lines. Designed by Enrico Gobbi - Team for Design and Luca Dini Design & Architecture, she features harmonious interiors with large openable windows, a full-beam owner cabin on the main deck, and 4 VIP cabins. Powered by 2 CAT C32 ACERT engines, top speed is 16 knots.
▫️ 35.2m GTX 116 by Pershing
GTX116 combines luxury automotive design cues with a Sports Utility Yacht concept. Her slender profile and ample glazing infuse natural light into the interior, featuring a spacious main deck lounge with warm furnishings and taupe oak parquet flooring. With four guest cabins, a 39 sqm beach club, and a 40 sqm sundeck, she seamlessly merges indoor and outdoor spaces. Triple MAN V12 2,000hp engines deliver a top speed of 35.5 knots.
▫️ 35m Stellamar by Cantiere delle Marche
The yacht boasts large glass features and a distinctive "invisible crane." The interior layout caters to owners' needs, providing accommodations for 8 guests and a crew of 7. With a steel hull and aluminum superstructure, the RJ115 features twin 715-horsepower Caterpillar engines for a 5,500 nautical mile range.
▫️ 31m Sanlorenzo SX100
Joining the SX crossover line, she is a stunning collaboration of Zuccon International Project's sleek exterior lines and Sanlorenzo's naval architecture. This 30.5-meter yacht boasts panoramic views through expansive windows, an ingenious transom design for water toys, and accommodates up to 8 guests in a luxurious layout. With Volvo IPS3 1050 D13B 800hp engines, she achieves a comfortable 20-knot cruising speed and 23-knot max speed.
▫️ 29.3m A96 by Arcadia Yachts
With a stunning exterior styling by Arcadia Yachts, and interior design by Igor Lobanov, A96 boasts a flexible layout with five cabins and crew quarters sleeping five. Powered by four Volvo Penta IPS 1200 (or 1350), A96 ensures tranquil navigation with CMC Marine's electric fin stabilizers.
▫️ 29m Mazu 92 DS
Pairing a steel keel with carbon superstructure expertise, Mazu 92 DS offers agility and stability. Triple Volvo Penta IPS 1050 drives enable 22-knot top speed. Red Yacht Design's innovative exterior with vertical bow and fold-down bulwarks creates a striking profile. Interior treasures include an owner's suite, twin guest cabins, VIP suite, beach club, and crew quarters, emphasizing both luxury and functionality.
▫️ 25m 82 Diva by Riva
82 Diva has 40-sqm. flybridge, one of the largest for this size of yacht. 4 lavish cabins sleep up to 8 guests, with complete privacy for the owner and crew. The owner can install a pair of MAN V12 1800 (Top Speed: 29 knots, Cruising Speed: 26 knots) or two MAN V12 1900 (Top Speed: 31 knots, Cruising Speed: 27 knots).
▫️ 25.5m Princess Y80
Customizable interiors of Princess Y80 with three cockpit designs offer elegance and flexibility. Guests can enjoy panoramic views from the main deck and a full-beam master stateroom with a private stairway. Powered by twin MAN V12 1900 hp, the Y80 reaches a top speed of 30 knots.
▫️ 24m Wallywhy150
With its 24-meter length and 150 GT, she offers an open upper deck, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a master cabin located forward on the main deck which showcases 270-degree panoramic views. Wallywhy150 can be powered by three IPS1350 engines giving her a maximum speed of 23 knots.
▫️ 18.5m Magellano 60 by Azimut
Designed by the renowned Ken Freivokh, Magellano 60 has an unmistakable signature - the aft teak louvres on both sides. Step onto the 'infinity terrace' in the aft cockpit and indulge in breathtaking views. The aft galley and forward saloon area, complete with starboard dining and large windows, provide a perfect sea view. Magellano 60 is now part of the Low Emission Yacht family, offering a remarkable 20% reduction in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
Cannes Yachting Festival
Date: 12 -17 September 2023
Tuesday 12 - Saturday 16 September: 10 am - 7 pm
Friday 15 September: 10 am - 10 pm
Sunday 17 september: 10 am - 6 pm
Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this prestigious event. The Smart Yachts team stands ready to organize your visit and show the yachts you are interested in. Our expertise in yacht brokerage and insider knowledge of the industry ensures that your visit will be both insightful and enjoyable: firstname.lastname@example.org