MY Beluga

Beluga is a 34.7M custom built Moonen explorer-style motor yacht built in 2006 and last refitted 2011. She was built as a go-anywhere yacht with a robust elegant style, a wide beam, and therefore unusually large volume for her length.

Beluga is built to comply to MCA and Lloyds Register standards. She has a cruising speed of 10 knots, max speed of 13.50 knots and a range of 4500.00nm from her 45,000.00l supply.

Beluga’s interior layout sleeps up to 10 guests in 5 staterooms, including a master suite, 2 double cabins, 2 twin cabins and 2 pullman beds. She normally typically carries up to 6 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience. Timeless styling, beautiful furnishings and sumptuous seating feature throughout her living areas to create an elegant and comfortable atmosphere. Beluga’s four impressive decks, providing privacy and numerous dining and lounging options.

Engaged in exploration and philanthropy, BELUGA has been an award-winning superyacht for her performance and the experiences she delivers:

  • Superyacht of the Year sponsored by Arksen – 2021 BOAT INTERNATIONAL Ocean Awards.
  • A finalist at the 2019 BOAT INTERNATIONAL World Superyacht Awards (Category: Voyage Award, Itinerary: The Great Barrier Reef, Australia)
  • Gifted for the production of BLUE – The Film, North East Australia (Northern Pictures, 2017)
  • A supporter of projects such as Take3forthesea
  • Volunteering missions at The Turtle Sanctuary, Conflict Islands (PNG)
  • Participant in the Great Reef Census, Australia – in collaboration with Citizens of the Great Barrier Reef.

Beluga Features

Beluga, being an explorer displacement yacht, is equipped with an ultra-modern stabilisation system which reduces roll motion effect and results in a smoother more enjoyable cruising experience.

Beluga features include:

  • Large yacht stability, further enhanced by Naiad over-sized, zero-speed stabilisers.
  • Various lounge and dining areas, spread over four decks.
  • Chef prepared meals and impeccable service
  • Broadband Vsat internet in any location (unlimited data and supports Skype voice calls).
  • Foxtel satellite TV service.
  • Jacuzzi.

Vessel Layouts & Toys

Main deck:

Spacious aft deck for dining/ cocktails; main salon leads off the aft deck; dining table for 10 guests is midship; powder room on the main deck foyer.

Lower deck:

Four guest staterooms, 2 double and 2 twins each with pullman. All cabins have plentiful storage space and bathrooms with underfloor heating.

Main deck:

Spacious aft deck for dining/ cocktails; main salon leads off the aft deck; dining table for 12 guests is midship; powder room on the main deck foyer; Forward on the main deck is the master’s suite with private office. The suite spreads full beam to ensure privacy. There is plentiful wardrobe space and a large bathroom with bathtub, double shower and underfloor heating.

Lower deck:

Four guest staterooms, 2 double and 2 twins each with pullman. All cabins have plentiful storage space and bathrooms with underfloor heating.

Bridge deck:

The sky lounge connects through a sliding glass door to the glass-enclosable upperdeck with overhead heaters. The wheelhouse includes a settee for viewing the great outdoors.

Sundeck:

Jacuzzi, wet bar, exercise equipment, dining table, sun lounging pads

Monkey Island or “grand crow’s nest”:

Ideal place for whale watching, reef spotting, or enjoying a champagne sunset.

BELUGA operates with her own 40ft Assegai-built chase boat fully equipped for all types of fishing, scuba, snorkelling which is included in the standard charter fee (MV MINKE).

Other Tenders & Toys include:
  • 2 x Tenders 4.3m Swift Mirage RIB 60hp
  • 2 x F5 Seabobs (4 power levels)
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Scuba equipment and unlimited tank fills.
  • Fishing gear and experienced guides
  • Waterskis, wakeboard, doughnut, banana
  • 2 x SUP
Gym equipment:

Yoga mats, bench press chair with dumbbells

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Accommodation Options

Forward on the main deck is the master suite with private office. The suite spreads full beam to ensure privacy. There is plentiful wardrobe space and a large bathroom with bathtub, double shower and underfloor heating.

Bedding arrangements can be adjusted to suit the following;

  • Exclusive use
  • Double guest use

Double cabin 1 is situated on the lower deck. Consisting of a double bed (A mid-bed divider can separate into two singles), private ensuite and plentiful storage space.

Bedding arrangements can be adjusted to suit the following;

  • Exclusive use
  • Double guest use

Double cabin 2 is situated on the lower deck. Consisting of a double bed (A mid-bed divider can separate into two singles), private ensuite and plentiful storage space.

Bedding arrangements can be adjusted to suit the following;

  • Exclusive use
  • Double guest use

Twin cabin 1 is situated on the lower deck. Consisting of twin single beds and a pull man (bunk), private ensuite and plentiful storage space.

Bedding arrangements can be adjusted to suit the following;

  • Exclusive use
  • Double guest use
  • Triple guest use (children)

Twin cabin 2 is situated on the lower deck. Consisting of twin single beds and a pull man (bunk), private ensuite and plentiful storage space.

Bedding arrangements can be adjusted to suit the following;

  • Exclusive use
  • Double guest use
  • Triple guest use (children)

Specifications

Overview

Name: Beluga
Type: Motor Yacht
Model: Moonen 114 Explorer
Sub Type: Explorer
Builder: Moonen Shipyards
Naval Architect: Stolk Marimecs BV
Exterior Designers: Rene van der Velden Yacht Design
Interior Designer: Rene van der Velden Yacht Design
Year: 2006
Flag: Cayman Islands
MCA: Yes
Class: LR
Hull NB: 182
Hull Colour:

Dimensions

Length Overall: 34.70m  (113’10″ft)
Length at Waterline: 31.40m  (103’0″ft)
Beam: 7.10m  (23’3″ft)
Draft (min): 2.20m  (7’2″ft)
Draft (max): 2.40m  (7’10″ft)
Gross Tonnage: 360 tonnes

Accommodations

Guests: 10
Cabins Total: 5
Cabins: 3 Double / 2 Twin / 2 Pullman /
Crew: 6

Construction

Hull Configuration: Displacement
Hull Material: Steel
Superstructure: Aluminium
Deck Material: Teak
Decks NB: 2

Engine(s)

Quantity: 2
Fuel Type: Diesel
Manufacturer: MTU
Model: 12V 2000 M60
Power: 600hp / 588kW
Total Power: 1200hp / 1176kW
Propulsion: Twin Screw

Performance & Capabilities

Max Speed: 13.50 kts
Cruising Speed: 10.00 kts
Range: 4500.00 miles at 9 kts
Fuel Capacity: 45,000.00 L / 9,898.61 USG
Water Capacity: 10,000.00 L / 2,199.69 USG

Equipment

Generator:
2 x Northern Lights   90 kW
Stabilizers: Naid
Thrusters:
Amenities: