Steven Spielberg sells his 282-foot yacht, most recently asking for 131 million euros
Seven Seas, a 282-foot yacht owned by director Steven Spielberg, which recently asked for 131 million euros (US $ 151 million), was sold last week at an undisclosed price, according to the house’s website. brokerage firm Merle Wood & Associates.
The luxury yacht, built in 2010 by Oceanco in the Netherlands and designed by Italian company Nuvolari Lenard, can accommodate up to 20 guests in its nine cabins, as well as 28 crew members, as listed with Merle Wood of Merle Wood. & Associates. Edmi ston & Co., a yacht brokerage company, helped market the vessel, and Thom Conboy of Denison Yachting brought in the buyer, according to its website.
According to the list, Seven Seas, now known as the Man of Steel, was recently sighted cruising near Antigua and Barbuda. Over the past decade, Mr Spielberg, 74, has also been spotted sailing the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of France during the annual Cannes Film Festival.
Mr. Spielberg, now in his sixth decade of directing and who has won two Academy Awards for Best Director (“Schindler’s List“ and “Saving Private Ryan”) – ordered the yacht, and this is the first time it is offered for sale, according to the listing. It has a steel hull and teak decks, and can travel at a top speed of 19.5 knots (22.4 miles per hour) and a cruising speed of 16 knots.
Other facilities on the ship include a helipad, dining and relaxation areas, bar with sink, lift and wellness area with massage rooms, sauna, steam room and swimming pool with terrace, as per the photos. from the list. The owner’s cabin has a seating area and a private terrace with a spa.
No surprise, there is also a cinema on board, as well as several personalized annexes, or smaller boats, to get ashore or for other activities.
Mansion Global could not determine the buyer of the yacht.
Mr. Conboy declined to comment. Mr Wood did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Representatives for Mr Spielberg and Edmi ston & Co. did not immediately respond to requests for comment.