Turkish shipyard, Bilgin Yachts announced today that it will be showcasing the Bilgin 163, ETERNAL SPARK at the Monaco Yacht Show in September. With exterior design and naval architecture by Unique Yacht Design and yacht interior by Hot Lab, the team completed design following the “guidebook of onboard memorable experiences” shares the Bilgin Yachts team.
Image Source: Bilgin Yachts – Bilgin 163 ETERNAL SPARK Master Cabin
Blending timeless features with comfortable living areas, Bilgin Yachts’ CEO, İsmail Şengün, shares his enthusiasm for the new series, “We foresee a further enhancement in the distinctive signature of Bilgin Yachts. The new 163 series is one of our most ambitious projects and a perfect example of what we can offer to our clients.”
Built for Entertainment
Room for 12 guests in six luxury ensuite cabins spread over an impressive four decks, with five separate bars, and seven distinct socializing areas, there are endless possibilities for entertainment whilst onboard. Also included in her impressive 499 GT is storage space for water toys, gymnasium equipment, a full indoor cinema, an outdoor cinema, custom-built chase boat, and sunken-level beach club.
Emrecan Özgün of Unique Yacht Design comments that, “the exterior spaces of this model surpass those of its predecessors, lending a sportive appearance to Bilgin 163 and is an ideal combination of elegant exterior lines with proven engineering purposes; powered by twin 1,450 CAT engines, ETERNAL SPARK boasts a top speed of approximately 16.5 knots with low operational costs.”
Providing Warmth, Comfort and Well-Being
Berkay Yılmaz, the Commercial Director of Bilgin Yachts emphasizes the “yacht’s spacious living areas, large windows, and low bulwark lines that enhance visibility in the main deck saloon,” with an “abundance of natural light, contributing to warmth, comfort, and well-being.”
Architecture for Voyagers
Enrico Lumini, Partner and Head of Design at Hot Lab, further shares, “Bilgin 163 follows the studio’s new philosophy ‘Architecture for Voyagers’ and focuses on the cleanliness of architectural volumes, and a renewed sense for a softness of lines.” Allowances for plenty of natural light abound, with interior furnishings in natural wood and leather complete the modern, yet warm feeling the team wanted to convey.
ETERNAL SPARK will make her first appearance to the public at the Monaco Yacht Show, being held September 27 – 30 in the Port Hercule of Monaco.