Gulf Craft is organizing its own yacht exhibition at Port Rashid, Dubai, on November 29 and 30, to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary, coinciding with the UAE’s celebration of its National Day, which will see the launch of three new yachts.
With this exhibition, the company concludes a round of participation in a number of international yacht shows this year, including the Dubai International Yacht Show, the Sydney International Yacht Show, the Cannes Yachting Festival, the Monaco Yacht Show, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show , and the Abu Dhabi International Boat Show. The company plays an important role in the UAE manufacturing sector as it has significantly contributed to enhancing Dubai’s reputation as an important center for yachting tourism, and in this context Gulf Craft is showcasing its portfolio of unique innovative products in Port Rashid, where it is based.
The exhibition will witness the official launch of the new Majesty 72, Silvercraft 32 ‘WalkAround’ and the modern Silver Cat 46 Luxe; In addition to a wide range of luxury “Gulf Craft” yachts, exploration yachts and boats. Visitors will have a unique opportunity to experience this by taking a tour on board.
On this occasion, Mohammed Hussein Al Shaali, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gulf Craft, said: “It is with great pride that we celebrate the fortieth anniversary of the establishment of our company in our country in conjunction with the celebration of the UAE National Day , after a year full of success representing the United Arab Emirates in a number of the most prominent activities in the sector.” Yachts around the world, which witnessed the unveiling of modern models of yachts such as the Majesty 160 and Majesty 111. . Over the years we have transformed from a leading regional boat builder into a trusted global brand and a proud contributor to the regional yachting industry’s global reputation. Our yacht show is a testament to the impressive growth our company has achieved internationally, and will also serve as a platform to unveil three new models and showcase our diversified portfolio to marine adventure enthusiasts.”
The Majesty 72 (21.99 meters) is the latest model in the iconic luxury yachts, with its beautiful design and distinctive engineering, halfway between the Majesty 62 and the best-selling Majesty 100 superyacht.
The Gulf Craft interior design team succeeded in refining the exterior features and unique touches of the yacht, drawing inspiration from the current award-winning superyachts in the Majesty Yachts range. As the outdoor entertainment spaces in the Majesty 72 are relatively the largest in their class, offering ample space on the upper deck (Flybridge). With an optional hydraulic platform and comfortable accommodation for the crew, the Majesty 72 is one of the most elegant motor and deck yachts with unique advantages for spending the best times and embarking on real sailing trips.
In the latest collaboration between Majesty Yachts and Dutch-based studio Phathom, the interior design has a seamless style that fuses an inherently luxurious aesthetic with Gulf Craft’s design philosophy of luxury, comfort, practicality and modernity all at once.
The Majesty 72 maintains the design of the original classic yachts and boats with the upper lounge (Flybridge), offering an ultra-luxury experience for up to 8 guests. The yacht has four staterooms with sumptuous interiors, including a spacious master cabin for the owner, all with private en-suite bathrooms, in addition to two sleeping quarters for the crew. Contemporary interiors and bespoke furnishings reflect a high level of craftsmanship, and the high quality and precision of craftsmanship is evident in the open-plan main lounge, C or U-shaped seating areas, galley, dining room and captain’s chair.
Thanks to its Twin MAN V8-1200 engine, the Majesty 72 can reach a maximum speed of 30 knots* and can sail comfortably in shallow water with a draft of just 1.23 meters. And because of its uniquely designed surfaces and composite structure, which enable a smooth and dry ride, the Majesty 72, with its luxurious design, will be the starting point for the design of other models in this category.
Silvercraft 32 WA (WalkAround)
True to Gulf Craft’s values, the Silvercraft range continues to innovate and strive to meet the dynamic demands of the marine recreational market.
In addition to its length of 9.85 meters, the beautiful aesthetics and elegant appearance of the “Silvercraft 32 WA” boat reflects a modern appeal and luxury that increases the splendor of this group, which has always been the title of success. Inspired by the region’s passion for family days at sea and fishing, the Silvercraft 32 WA offers unmatched engineering and sophisticated design to enhance the overall boating experience. Perfect for a day in the sun or a weekend away, the cabin features an open foredeck that converts into a king-size bed, a fully equipped galley and a spacious interior.
The deck design reveals a sundeck, a streamlined windshield, bench seats or bar seats in the rear. The swimming ladder makes the Silvercraft 32 WA the perfect boat for fishing enthusiasts in the region and those who love family outings. Along with optional cork floors that give a sustainable feel, stainless grills are placed on the side of the deck so as not to obstruct access to the front, and the cabin is integrated into the deck with seating and a table. The ample storage units have an intricate design that enhances the boat’s exterior space.
With an outboard motor ranging from 300 to 400 horsepower, the Silvercraft 32 WA delivers a smooth ride with a top speed of 42 knots and excellent fuel economy. And a draft of just 0.59 m ensures a very stable ride and easy maneuverability in all seasons and weather conditions.
Silver cat 46 lux
The Silver Cat 46 Lux is the largest boat in the Silver Cat range at 14.3 metres, making it the perfect choice for relaxed fishing trips with family or friends. The boat includes all modern amenities, such as a spacious air-conditioned salon, two comfortable cabins on the lower deck, in addition to an outdoor platform for braai. The boat is also equipped with all the amenities needed to enjoy an unparalleled fishing trip with your loved ones.
The boat is available in two versions; With external or internal drives. Its composite structure is manufactured using a vacuum casting process to ensure longer life and easier maintenance.
The outboard motor version of the boat is characterized by high horsepower, as it is powered by four 400-horsepower engines, and it also has the classic look and aesthetic characteristics that distinguish the “Silver Cat” model. The inboard version comes with two 440 horsepower motors to allow the whole family to access the water safely and without any obstacles.