The luxurious 2011 40 Meter Westport Tri-Deck Motor Yacht (NINA LU), listed for sale by Michael C. Galati, has sold. Michael had the honor of representing the selling party in this transaction, with the buyer introduced by Kent Harrington of Ballast Point Yachts. The asking price at the time of sale was $14,950,000.
The incomparable “Nina Lu” Westport 40 Meter Motor Yacht was constructed by Westport in 2010 and delivered in 2011 as a multi-level motor yacht built for entertainment and the lavish lifestyle. Her GRP hull and superstructure support her 7.92-meter beam and 2-meter draft, while her twin 2,735hp MTU engines power her at a maximum speed of 24 knots. Nina Lu exemplifies yachting luxury and grandeur with comfortable accommodations for ten guests in five well-appointed staterooms.
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Stepping aboard the 40 meter Westport, attention focuses on her aft deck, an area perfect for gatherings with family and guests. The aft deck encompasses a full bar with bar stool seating and a 42” Sunview HDTV overhead, plus a spacious U-shaped settee for ultimate relaxation with a drink in hand. The swim platform is easily accessible and convenient from the aft deck for watersport activities and swimming while aboard.
Back up on the main deck, automatic stainless-steel framed glass doors offer a warm welcome to the elegant main salon that presents all the essentials for entertainment and relaxation. Designer flooring and wall coverings accentuate the space, while a sofa, cocktail table, three occasional chairs, three end tables, and a game table with four chairs are on display. A day head resides off the starboard entry foyer for added convenience for you and your guests. Spread out and relax as you press play on your favorite movie on the 50″ rise-out TV with a surround sound system that will make you feel like you are at the movies.
When dinner time calls, a dining area appointed for the finest soiree accommodates ten guests. A door located between the dining area and galley allows for fluid and effortless dining services. In addition, buffet storage to port, starboard, and aft offers storage for sixteen 5-piece place settings of china, adware, stemware, and A/V units.
They say the secret to happiness is good food and great people, with this 40 meter Westport superyacht, the preparation of good food is guaranteed. “Nina Lu” highlights a full-size galley capable of cooking a delightful five-course meal for all your social gatherings. Notable highlights include Northland 30” reach-in refrigerator, Northland 18” reach-in freezer, built-in standard oven by Gaggeneau, built-in convection/steamer oven by Gaggeneau, Five-burner Cook Tek Induction cooktop, and much more.
The exquisite on-deck master suite features an owner study, the perfect layout for the individual who combines work and play. The master cabin is further enhanced with a plush king bed, an ensuite head with sleek double sinks, gorgeous flooring and countertops, and a spacious shower. The master was designed for long journeys, offering ample dresser storage and a walk-in closet and vanity. Retreat to this lush space to enjoy a 50″ HDTV with complete entertainment and surround sound.
Down below deck, guests can enjoy four staterooms, two of which are VIP staterooms; each offering a king bed, two nightstands, a dresser, a closet, and a private bathroom with a shower. In addition to the two VIP staterooms, “Nina Lu” boasts two twin cabins as well. Each twin guest cabin offers a dresser, closet, private bathroom, and an entertainment center.
In addition, crewmembers can also experience the high life aboard the Westport 40 Meter Tri-Deck Motor Yacht with a spacious captain’s cabin and crew quarters. The captain’s cabin includes a private head and accommodates two people. Furthermore, the crew quarters accommodate four crew members in two cabins with two heads. Immediate crew access to the galley is accessible via the direct galley/crew quarters stairway. The fourth crew cabin (engineer’s cabin) is aft of the engine room with a private bath. Each room has a TV and Crestron iPad control.
The magnificent skylounge located aft of the pilothouse provides another space to kick back and relax, featuring generous seating, a full bar, and a game table. Cozy up next to the fireplace with a Samsung 50” 4K just above, accompanied by a complete entertainment center. If you prefer the fresh ocean breeze, utilize the sliding glass doors to access the aft deck, which provides an area for lounging in the sun, BBQ grill, and drop-down TV. Alternatively, head forward to the bridge deck for sun lounging enjoyment. Or, head upstairs to the sundeck, the ultimate escape if you want to bask in the fresh air on a sunny day.
The elegant sun deck highlights a large hardtop with misters to keep you cool while you soak in the Jacuzzi. Or instead, opt to catch a few rays on one of the many sun pads or find the shade under the hardtop on a comfortable sofa while taking in the breeze. Marvel at the setting sun as you dine alfresco and relish in all that the yachting lifestyle has to offer.
Michael C. Galati grew up in the family business and has always been passionate about boating. Mike holds a current brokerage license, has completed Viking Masters factory authorized sales training, and is the second graduate to complete the comprehensive sales course through the Yacht Brokerage Institute. For the last several years, he has continued his passion for assisting clients in the purchase or sale of new and pre-owned vessels. Contact Michael to get started on your yachting journey.
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