NEXT CHAPTER is designed to carry an owner’s party of up to 10 guests in five luxurious owner and guest staterooms. Her accommodations consist of a full-beam master stateroom on the main deck, including a starboard side study with built-in desk, as well as his and hers walk-in closets and bathroom finished in a gorgeous Onyx. Below deck there are four guest staterooms, consisting of two VIP suites with king berths and two additional twin staterooms, all with en-suite baths. The crew accommodations support up to eight crewmembers in four cabins.
Stepping on board NEXT CHAPTER’s main deck aft via the hydraulic passarel, you will find a spacious, covered dining area for up to 10 guests. The main deck aft also has a fully equipped wet bar with guest seating and large flat screen TV. This area is perfect for cocktails and dining, whether at anchor or tied up at the dock. The space can also comfortably accommodate 18 to 20 guests during parties. A few steps down from the aft deck, the swim platform allows easy access to the water and the yacht's tender and toys.
Upon entering the yacht’s main deck aft (through automated double glass doors), you will find a large seating area with sophisticated sofas, ottomans, and occasional chairs. Oversized windows flood the area with natural light, enhancing spectacular views. A formal dining area for up to 10 guests is further forward and includes a raised-panel mahogany buffet with twin wine coolers for easy guest service.
Forward of the main salon and dining area is the starboard side main entrance foyer, with the spacious galley to port and day head just forward.
The professional stainless steel, fully equipped galley features a large walk-around island, with a bar top and stools for guests or crew to relax. State of the art appliances, excellent storage, and plenty of light makes this galley a dream for any professional chef.
The next deck up is home to the beautiful sky lounge and massive boat deck, which many guests describe as their favorite space while underway. Large windows, electric fireplace, and comfortable sofas and chairs make the space an extraordinary spot to take in the surroundings, socialize, or play a board game. A large flat screen TV, small desk, service bar, and day head add to the convenience and enjoyment of the space, allowing guests the ultimate in comfort and relaxation.
Just forward of the sky lounge is the Pilothouse, with a raised settee, allowing guests to observe the vessel operation and scenery while underway. The space is also a popular place to enjoy fresh coffee in the morning while taking in panoramic views of the surroundings. For the captain and crew, a modern, state of the art navigation and communication package makes navigating around the world a pleasure. The fact that the Owner and Captain have already passed more than 30,000 nautical miles underway is a testament to quality of the system.
Forward of the Pilothouse is an outdoor, teak-covered guest terrace with loose chaise furniture and a spectacular view. There are stairs from here down to the main deck and lower observation settee and table on the bow. These two private outdoor spaces provide an excellent spot to read a book, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres before dinner, and an wonderful space to watch the sunrise or sunset.
The boat deck aft is accessed through another set of double glass automated doors via the skylounge and is home to the yacht’s 18’ BRIGS tender and various water toys. A large, flat screen TV is also concealed in the overhead, and a service bar with BBQ is located on the port side. There is plenty of room for other toys as desired by the Owner, including the possibility to add jetskis.
The large and open flybridge is one of the main attractions on the yacht. A six to eight person Jacuzzi tub is located furthest forward and provides an excellent spot to soak up the view, sun, and enjoy a cold beverage. A spacious sunpad surrounds the Jacuzzi providing even more space to sunbath or curl up for a nap. At the center of the flybridge you will find a spacious, covered, dining area for up to ten guests, and includes a pop-up TV from the side storage cabinets. A grill and wet bar add to the versatility of the space, providing all the amenities a guest could ask for. The dining table and chairs can be moved around the deck, providing space to dance under the stars in a completely open space. Aft of the dining area is an uncovered area that includes three comfortable chaise loungers, which can be shielded from the sun by portable umbrellas. Overhead misters provide a refreshing cool-down on warm days.
NEXT CHAPTER is ABS classed and MCA certified, establishing high levels of safety and construction. With zero-speed stabilizers to ensure a comfortable time for everyone on board at anchor and underway, and with a top cruising speed of 24 knots, she will easily get you where you want to go. This Owner has proved it by logging well over 30,000 nautical miles already.
She is a beautiful 2016 model, meticulously maintained by a superb crew, with only one owner, one captain, and zero charters. Thanks to her newer construction and high-quality equipment, including an extended MTU engine warranty, she offers a proven platform to explore the world.