02 October 2015
2015 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
With the excitement of the 25th Monaco Yacht Show now becoming a fading memory, Fraser Yachts looks forward to the 56th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show and reports on the line-up of superyachts on display. Please click here to see all our information about the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2018.
Held from the 5th to the 9th November in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, FLIBS 2015 invites yachts and their entourage to takeover all the marinas in this famous Florida yachting hub: Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Las Olas Marina, Hall of Fame Marina, the Broward County Convention Center, The Sailfish Pavilion, Fort Lauderdale Hilton Marina, The Sails Marina and the Pier 66 Marina. Fraser Yachts will be displaying an exclusive selection of the best superyachts available for sale and charter. Superyachts confirmed are 52m M/Y FELIX, 51m M/Y HELIOS 2, 47m M/Y COCKTAILS, 47m M/Y SEVEN J’S, 38m M/Y DUMB LUCK, 37m M/Y SUNSHINE, and 30m M/Y KEIKI KAI. M/Y FELIX is based on the Tigre d’Or series by the Amels shipyard. She has been presented by Fraser Yachts at both the 2015 Monaco Yacht Show and now the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2015. Built in 2004 and refit in 2014, she has been fitted with some of the latest superyacht technologies. With a custom exterior designed by Alberto Pinto and a fashionable interior designed by Alberto Pinto and Laura Sessa, this luxury 52.00m yacht is both elegant and sophisticated. M/Y FELIX can comfortably accommodate 10 guests overnight in five cabins, comprising a master suite, two double cabins and two twin cabins. M/Y HELIOS 2 is a highly pedigreed 51.43m motor yacht blending modern and classic styles. Custom built in 2002 by Palmer Johnson and refit in 2015, HELIOS 2 has been maintained and updated with no expense spared. HELIOS 2 offers accommodation for up to 12 guests in five staterooms and features a spacious layout and great outside spaces for relaxing and entertaining. She is an ideal yacht for discerning guests who value privacy and elegance. Must-visit M/Y COCKTAILS is an impressive 47.85m semi-displacement yacht with a sophisticated interior and exterior which was redesigned by the Howard Design Group. She features well-appointed interiors fitted with the finest conveniences, making it the perfect yacht for families, sleeping 12 guests in five staterooms. She is very spacious with the master stateroom on the main deck and a bull beam sky lounge which features a nine foot projection screen for open-air movie nights. 47.55m Delta M/Y SEVEN J'S is a very well-proven world cruiser, designed for extended cruising in all conditions. SEVEN J’S interior was designed by Tom String and can comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests overnight in five staterooms. Designed to be used for diving, fishing and a variety of water sports, she has all the equipment on board for an active owner. An ultra-high quality yacht with magnificent spaces. M/Y DUMB LUCK is an excellent 38.71m tri-deck yacht built in 2001 by Crescent Custom Yachts. She has had continuous upgrades and underwent a recent five year class inspection. M/Y DUMB LUCK offers accommodation for 10 guests in 5 cabins, comprised of an on deck master suite and four well-appointed guest staterooms. Her voluminous interior has the feel of a much larger yacht and boasts a bright saloon and a sky lounge with superb deck spaces. Available for sale and charter with Fraser Yachts, the 37.80m M/Y SUNSHINE was built in 1986 by Loydship and underwent an extensive $2.5 million refit in 2014. M/Y SUNSHINE’s well-appointed five stateroom layout accommodates up to 12 guests in a master suite, two doubles and two twin cabins. The exterior design and engineering work are that of Benetti. M/Y SUNSHINE has an impressive collection of toys on board and modern entertainment facilities. She is an ideal family yacht with amazing charter history. Also available for sale and charter with Fraser Yachts, 30.48m M/Y KEIKI KAI was built by Benetti in 2005 and refitted in 2013. She sleeps eight guests in four staterooms, including an on deck master suite. She boasts beautiful Italian marble and woodwork and features a recent exterior paint job, CAT mains and zero speed stabilizers. Thanks to its long-standing partnership with Bentley Motors, Fraser Yachts is delighted to have two Bentley Flying Spur V8 luxury cars available to transport clients around the Fort Lauderdale area to visit yachts throughout the show period. The Fraser Yachts stand will also feature a Bentley Continental GT Convertible on display, adding to the overall luxury experience for clients and guests. For the first time at the show, Fraser Yachts will host the Yacht Management Captain Awards. The awards will be presented during the exclusive Dockside Soiree, held on Saturday, November 7th at the beautiful Fraser Yachts stand. This VIP event would not be possible without the support of gracious sponsors including: Ulysse Nardin, Bentley Motors, IGY Marinas, MHG Insurance, ManageMyVessel.com and The Charter Store. Anyone attending the 2015 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show and wishing to view any of the superyachts in the show or find out more about the superyachts available in the Fraser Yachts sales and charter fleets, please contact: [email protected]