Galati Yacht Sales is proud to announce the sale of superyacht AMARULA SUN, represented by Captain Albert Rodriguez. The 164′ Trinity motor yacht closed on February 4, 2022, in an in-house sale. The asking price at the time of sale was $18,900,000.
The 164’ tri-deck motor yacht is the epitome of pure luxury and entertainment, delivered in 2008 and built-in aluminum by Trinity Yachts. She has undergone many upgrades over the years, ensuring the highest standards of care. A full overhaul of the generators was completed in 2018, along with a complete paint job. After her 2014 mechanical refit and 2015 electronics refit, the 164 Trinity is in top condition offering the most advanced technology for superior performance. Not to mention, aesthetically pleasing with custom interior design by Patrick Knowles Design.
With accommodations for 12 guests, an extensive inventory of tenders and toys, and a spectacular sun deck, FKA “Amarula Sun” is the pinnacle of superyachts. Congratulations to Captain Albert Rodriguez and the sellers, along with the new owners of the 2008 Trinity 164 Motor Yacht.
Step aboard luxury and pleasure on the 164 Trinity Motor Yacht. Her unique exterior design wonderfully complements her custom classic interior. Attributes include raised paneling in American cherry, maple burl, and figured Bubinga woods with a hand-polished finish. Luxuriant accents throughout, such as the hand-forged black iron railings with gold accents, intricate marble medallions, hand-painted murals, and stunning marble flooring, will leave you in awe.
Her accessible extended swim platform allows for easy boarding and also transforms into a tranquil beach area with effortless access to the serene ocean waters. In addition, it provides a launching area for water toys and is capable of carrying a submarine. The extra-wide stairs (port & starboard) lead from the swim platform to the main aft deck, which is the perfect setting for alfresco dining.
Entering into the magnificent main salon, a large sitting area, flat-screen TV, bar area, and grand piano to port, greet you as you walk in. Forward is the dining salon highlighting a large round table, comfortably accommodating up to 12 people for formal dining. Large windows throughout provide plenty of lighting, complementing the warm wood tones in the main salon and dining areas. The well-equipped galley is located forward port from the dining salon and provides generous cooking space, storage, and refrigeration.
The skylounge on the 164 Trinity Motor Yacht offers a more casual lounging option, complete with a fireplace, bar, games table, and unmatched audio/video system that utilizes a Samsung 75” Sat TV for movie nights on board. The covered aft-deck offers formal dining for 12 guests and ample casual seating, as well as a Samsung 75” TV.
The 164 Trinity motor yacht offers nine staterooms throughout with room for a crew of nine. The split-level master suite is forward on the main deck and features 180-degree panoramic views from the bed. On the lower level of the master suite, a lounge with a 55” Samsung 4K TV and his and her bathrooms can be found. On the lower deck, four guest suites occupy the space, three with king beds and the other with twin beds.
Effortlessly spend hours on the remarkable sun deck featuring a hot tub for up to eight guests, a barbeque with a granite surround, and an enormous sun pad for afternoon relaxing. Furthermore, a bar area is located just aft of the hot tub, along with a Sunbrite 55” Outdoor 1080P TV.
The 164 Trinity not only provides pure luxury and adventure on board, but she also includes an array of water toys for endless entertainment. Toys include a new 21’ custom Brig tender, extra-large waterslide, rock climbing wall, and four (4) Yamaha personal watercraft. Her power is thanks to twin Caterpillar 3516B-HD diesel engines delivering a comfortable cruising speed of 14 knots.
Captain Albert, as he is known in the yachting industry, brings 22 successful years of experience in management, operation, refits, and charters, plus personal relationships within all aspects of the industry. When Albert obtained his Master 50 Ton license in 1998, he ran sport fishing and sailing catamaran charters by day, and at night he captained 200-passenger ferries. Once he obtained his Master 200 Ton license, he began work as a delivery captain, delivering new yachts from U.S shipyards to their owners in the Caribbean and Central America, as well as a part-time sales broker for local dealers. This experience allowed Albert to expand his cruising repertoire to include the Eastern Seaboard, Florida’s West Coast, The Bahamas, Mexico, Panama, and Costa Rica.
After acquiring his Master 3000 Ton license, Albert made his home in the yachting industry. He has spent the subsequent years running charter and private yachts, including the 120′ custom Hargrave, LA VIDA, 141′ Trinity BIG CITY, and the 164′ Trinity AMARULA SUN. Albert’s best attribute is the ability to provide a prospective buyer with first-hand knowledge on best fit, quality, operation, and maintenance costs to match the client with the yacht that best fits their needs. Contact Captain Albert to start your yachting journey.