A VeryWorthwhile Yacht
Sitting on the shores of Lake Ijsselmeer, the Hakvoort boatyard presents the Flamingo Daze, designed exclusively so that its owner may sail the world intensively but with low maintenance and great technical accessibility.
The general layout of the yacht from below to above decks consists of five levels, the lower deck with storage cabinets, a freezer and a direct access refrigerator. The cabin deck is divided into two sections: one forward and one aft. The forward section houses for double cabins with bathrooms for the crew, a lounge and an area with twin was her dryers. The aft section con- sists of four double guest cabins with bath- rooms with showers or bathtubs. One of the cabins can be converted into a gymnasium.
The past cabin deck also houses the integrated engine room and bridge, as well as storage area for the watertoys and the swimming platform. The owner’s suite with dressing room, bathroom with Jacuzzi, dressing room and other spaces including a dining area, the main bar and the stem platform was large seats can be found on the main deck. The stern platform has a telescope crane to launch and recover to wet bikes and a launch.
The bridge deck is the navigation center of the yacht with space for the bridge, radio, Captain’s cabin the sky lounge and a sky lounge with full bar service and an entertainment center. A dining table is located in the stern and the deck above is the sun deck, equipped with a full bar, a BBQ, a jacuzzi and sun loungers.
The interior decoration is laden with high technology, with a computerized lighting system, curtain screens, a spectacular sound system and much more. The large doors and Windows make the Flamingo Daze the well ventilated vessel with very good illumination.
Designed to be the family and social yacht, there is a bar on every deck, except the lowest, and all are equipped with a refrigerator and pantry. There is enough accommodation for 11 guests in total, including the main suite. Its beautiful interiors are designed by Glade Johnson, who together with the owner has chosen the contemporary interior style, with mahogany, cherry and maple woods.
A yacht of the stature offers many open air entertainment options. Swimmers can enjoy the fixed diving platform on the stand, while the spacious storage area contains fishing and diving equipment, and four scooters, two Segway transporters, wet bikes and a 7 meter long launch.
Text: Rafael Luna Grajeda ± Photo: Cortesía de Hakvoort