Several yachts in this size range have sweeping spiral staircases, but Katharine’s yields special views. When standing at the top of the stairs, guests can look down the center to the lower foyer and see a compass rose inlay in marble. When at the base of the stairs, they can look up to the skylounge level and see a gold leaf-domed ceiling and crystal globe.
Y: 2001; B: Trinity Yachts, USA; N: Builder; H: Aluminum; E: 2/2,000-hp MTU-DDCs
This article originally appeared in the November 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.