- North American Premiere of the all-new S72 and F65
- US Premiere of the Princess X80
- Eight Yacht line-up including the Princess S72, F65, X80, flagship X95, Y85, Y72, V55 and F45
Princess Yachts, the UK’s leading luxury yacht manufacturer, is delighted to be returning to this year’s Palm Beach International Boat Show from the 23r d – 26t h March 2023. With a stunning line-up of eight yachts, this year’s event will showcase the US Premiere of the Princess X80, plus the North American Premiere of the all-new S72 and F65. Completing the display will be the Princess F45, V55, Y72, Y85, and the flagship of the X Class, the X95. This spectacular display will allow visitors to experience the iconic design and unrivalled craftsmanship across all of the Princess Classes, ranging from 45 to 95 feet.
The all-new Princess S72
Recently launched at the start of 2023, the all-new Princess S72 is designed by the Princess Design Studio in collaboration with naval architects Olesinski and Italian design house Pininfarina. The S72’s sweeping profile features sleek styling lines and beautiful full-length hull windows. Equipped with twin MAN V12 engines at 1650 or 1800 horsepower and a resin-infused deep-V hull, she delivers dynamic performance and smooth handling at speeds of up to 36 knots. The S72 is characterised by sociable living, featuring large outdoor living spaces and saloon area with a large L-shaped dining area opposite the fully equipped galley, leading to a cavernous main deck saloon with U-shaped sofa, offering an ideal set up to both relax or entertain guests. Each element of the S72 interior is designed with meticulous attention to detail with clean lines, neutral tones, natural materials and luxurious but simple finishes in perfect harmony.
Visitors to the Palm Beach International Boat Show will find Princess Yachts on display along S Flagler Drive in downtown West Palm Beach.
Yachts on display:
The Princess F65 becomes the flagship of the F Class range, which has become a leading force in the luxury yacht market. Running from the bow, the Princess F65’s exterior features unique extended knife-edge hull windows that create a coherent design language for the F Class family. Sculpted surfaces, additional styling lines, and an accented colour styling blade run from the canopy to the foredeck to create a distinct exterior look that is sure to stand out at any marina. Her interior living space is characterised by a light and airy atmosphere, establishing a contemporary feel to this classic Princess range. Interior styling focuses on quality through form and shape, each interacting with one another to feel like a single entity. A light and airy atmosphere is present across her interior styling, establishing a contemporary feel to this classic Princess range
The F45 flybridge yacht, which achieved the award for ‘Best Flybridge under 60ft” at the Motorboat and Yachting Awards 2022, includes many technical innovations that ensure this compact yacht feels as spacious above deck as it does below. With the voluptuous rear wings and essential forms that compose a sweeping, low profile flybridge, the F45 has the feel of a Sportsbridge with all the practicality and space of a Flybridge yacht. The F45 features efficient twin Volvo IPS 600 engines combined with Princess’s unique resin-infused deep V hull for speeds up to 31 knots and optimised sea-keeping.
The V55 is at the heart of the iconic V class range, delivering a striking exterior and refined interior living space, she is stylish without compromising practicality or usability. Characterised by long sweeping lines, her dynamic profile houses a spacious interior that creates the perfect space for relaxing or voyaging further afield in ultimate comfort. The deep-V resin infused hull provides the foundation for exceptional sea-keeping and voluminous space, translating power into assured, taut handling. All the traditional Princess qualities of craftsmanship and refinement are displayed in this boat through the use of the finest materials and timbers available.
With an open-living approach in mind, the Princess X80 features large distinctive spaces which flow into one another to provide a flexible and versatile experience. Offering state-of-the art twin MAN V12 engines, further afield cruising is achieved with the option of a long range 8,800 litre tank. Offering a true Princess experience, comfortable, quiet cruising is achieved with a sound-insulated engine room and optimised engine mounts to reduce vibration. The X80 offers further exciting performance, fitted with state-of-the art twin MAN V12 engines. The X80’s layout is defined by exceptional interior living spaces, with flowing forms crafted throughout all three decks accompanied by advanced scene lighting selections and elegant furniture which demonstrate the unique capabilities of Princess’s craftmanship.
Developed in collaboration with Princess Yachts’ long-standing naval architect, Olesinski and Italian design house, Pininfarina, the Y72 takes influence from her larger sister the Y85. The Y72 features beautifully sculpted exterior forms, and expansive full-length hull windows. The spacious main deck saloon is designed around sociable living, with seamless connection to the cockpit through a sliding patio door opening to starboard with a hinge up window above the aft galley bar top, seamlessly integrating the two areas and allowing the outside, in.
The Y85’s dominant profile and signature hull glazing provides a breath-taking exterior that is unmistakably Princess. Over 85 feet (26 metres) in length and an over 20 feet (6 metre) beam, the Y85 offers guests ample living space to enjoy life on-board in comfort and style. With a key emphasis on alfresco living, her flybridge is designed for both relaxing and socialising with a large dining area opposite a fully-equipped wet bar with barbecue and fridge, further complemented by a large aft sun-pad and forward-facing seating either side of the helm position. The cockpit offers owners the option of a configurable layout with either a central cockpit table with free standing furniture to seat eight guests or a new ‘infinity cockpit’ layout, proving the perfect area for outdoor entertaining.
The flagship of the X-class, the Princess X95, is characterised by large, adaptable spaces that can be used and formatted in numerous ways to offer owners and guests a uniquely flexible boating lifestyle. Her exceptional layout sees the flybridge and main deck interior space covering almost the full length of the yacht, creating the Super Flybridge. This unique concept provides 10% more outdoor space and 40% more indoor space than a traditional motor yacht. The X95 is built for owners who want a life at sea and wish to spend significant time aboard to explore cruising grounds further afield.