Welcome to this magnificent vessel, now restored to her former glory with state of the art equipment and technology. Steeped in history through the Onassis dynasty CHRISTINA O has been host to more celebrities than can be mentioned here: Maria Callas, Eva Peron, the Kennedy´s: the list is a who´s who of the 50´s and 60´s.
Perhaps the most written about ship available to charter, CHRISTINA O offers something very special indeed. Splendour, elegance are immediately obvious as you step aboard this luxury motor yacht. The superlatives are as numerous as the stars that have sailed on her. Enjoy cruising the waters of the Caribbean and Mediterranean in pure style. This luxury super yacht defines a new level of exclusive private charter.
Up to 34 guests can step on board at any one time, with the run of five decks and 16 staterooms plus the Onassis suite, along with the diligent attentions of 39 crew members. Among ways to spend your days you may choose to indulge in the Six Senses Spa, dine on Michelin-starred cuisine in the vast and elaborate dining room, luxuriate in the Onassis Suite, sip a cocktail in the famous Ari’s bar or follow in the fingerprints of Maria Callas as you play the piano in the lounge that takes her name. Her magnificent interior boasts a design that epitomises timeless elegance and style, with sumptuous fabrics, soft lighting and beautiful furnishings ensuring complete luxury and comfort when you return to the haven of your yacht during action-packed charter itineraries.
SPECIFICATIONS Length: 99.06 metres (325′) Beam: 11.12 metres (36′ 6″) Draft: 4.27 metres (14′) Number of crew: 39 Built: 1943 Refit: 2001 Builder: Canadian Vickers Naval architect: Costas Carabelas Flag: Panama Hull construction: Steel Hull configuration: Displacement Air conditioning, Deck Jacuzzi, Gym/exercise equipment, WiFi connection on board EQUIPMENT Engines: 2 x 2775 MAN bhp 3 x 476 kw MAN generators 1 X 176 kw MAN emergency generator Cruising speed: 14 Fuel consumption: 650 Litres/Hr
ACCOMMODATION Number of cabins: 17 Cabin configuration: 17 Double Bed configuration: 14 Convertible Number of guests: 34
WATER SPORTS Tenders + toys: Helicopter pad emergency use only Jacuzzi/pool on deck / lift – atrium 2 massage rooms, 1 beauty room, fitness Six Senses Spa inflatable swim platform 2 x passenger Hacker Craft Prestige varnished launches carrying 8 guests. 2 x 60-man watercraft lifeboats 1 x Zodiac Medline 3, 12 guests 1 x Zodiac Medline 2 , 6-8 guests 2 x 3-men waverunners (110 hp) 2 x windsurfers Various snorkelling equipment 2 x Ringos 1 x 6-man banana The vessel has the following gym equipment: 2 Cybex semi-recumbant bicycles – programmable 1 Power Plate 1 Life Fitness 9500 HR ellipitical bike cross trainer 1 LifeFitness Treadmill 9500 HR Various free weights + bench CHRISTINA O – excudes nostalgia, excellence, spaciousness; totally refurbished and now fully classified as a SOLAS passenger vessel.
CHRISTINA O offers a unique opportunity for those wishing to cruise in absolute style and comfort. With huge deck spaces, an original mosaic tiled swimming pool and jacuzzi. Three public lounges. Gym. Games room. And the famous bar where Sir Winston Churchill first met Jackie Kennedy. The vessel has been totally refurbished but still retains a fantastic sense of comfort and opulence with many photographs and original items from her early days when her guests and cruising were regularly reported in the international news. Despite the above, she is totally up to date. CHRISTINA O has guest facilities which one would expect in any five star hotel today. Moreover, following her refit she is one of the very few ex-private yachts that is now legally capable of international cruising with up to 34 guests. Corporate incentives, wedding anniversaries, special birthdays, or just to cruise and relax – all are within her capabilities.
ACCOMMODATION Seventeen ensuite cabins, 14 of which can be either double or twin bedded configuration, make up the two sleeping areas. These are connected by the most glamorous marble-railed spiral atrium staircase covering three decks off which are the dining room and public room areas. The aft swimming pool deck has awning covered dining areas, as does the boat deck bar area. Her huge interior dining area is most impressive and ideal for more formal occasions.