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2008 179' Turquoise Explorer

$ 18,282,600 USD

Viareggio, IT


Turquoise 179' Explorer



  • 2021 Refit
  • New Gens 2021
  • Engine Serviced
  • Ceilings and interior stairs all in soft Italian leather
  • Huge pool on the main deck and Jacuzzi on the sun deck
  • Fully equipped Gym on the Fly Bridge, including a jet‐shower
  • Satellite high speed internet, Wi‐Fi throughout
  • Over 700 Blue‐Ray movies storage


Not for sale or charter to US citizens while in US waters

Engines (2)

  • Make CAT
  • Model 3516B
  • Fuel diesel
  • Type Inboard


SYS Yacht Sales offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

SYS Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by IYC Monaco.


  • Category Power
  • Condition Used
  • Hull Material Steel
  • Make Turquoise
  • Model Explorer
  • Boat Name BELLA II
  • Length Overall 179' 4''
  • Model Year 2008
  • Beam 30'
  • Fuel Tank1 x 96000|liter
  • Heads 8
  • Max Speed 16 kn
  • Cruising Speed 14 kn
  • Length 179'
  • Fresh Water 1 x 22880|liter
  • Drive Up 10' 6''

Full Details


Master Stateroom

The full beam Owner’s suite is located on the main deck forward of the main lobby. It has a centreline double bed, a

private lounge, a study room and oversized walk‐in wardrobes and floor‐to‐ceiling windows. The spectacular ensuite bathroom also offers panoramic views, enhancing the feeling of open space by bringing in plenty of natural light. It has direct access to the forward deck terrace.

Guest Area

The elegantly appointed guest area is strictly separated from the crew quarters and located on the lower deck. The

electro‐hydraulic automatic staircase allows access to the above decks.

VIP Cabin

The elegant full beam VIP suite is situated on the lower deck complete with a lounge area, a walk‐in wardrobe and

ensuite facilities with a Jacuzzi and a separate shower room.

Guest Staterooms

The port side twin cabin is located forward on the lower deck with an ensuite shower room.

The three double guest staterooms (2 starboard cabins and 1 port side cabin) are also situated on the lower deck all

offering ensuite shower facilities.

Main Lobby

Sliding doors give access to the main lobby and the pantry on port side. The elevator and the main staircase

interconnect all decks.

Main Deck Aft

The main aft deck is unusually oversized with its large pool/spa with a glass waterfall wall to aft is flanked by a pair of large stairways with led type night‐lighting steps leading to the bathing platform that becomes a giant terrace and boarding deck. It is fully integrated in the transom and well finished with teak decking details. A hydraulic transom door opens the large lazarette. It stores the main tender lifted by the concealed “passa‐crane” which is used for the tender, the gangway and the swim ladder.

Main Saloon

From the main deck aft automatic sliding doors give access to the main saloon. Its generous size of 100 square

meters, the floor to ceiling windows and modern J.G. Verges interior enhance the feeling of space and comfort.

Upper Deck / Dining

The upper deck can be reached by the elevator or the central staircase. On this walk‐around deck is situated the

Captain’s cabin with an easy access to the wheelhouse with port & starboard side entrances.

The formal dining room and the spacious and elegant lounge area are served by the large adjacent pantry. Depending on weather conditions, a circular sliding door system offers additional exterior dining space.

Sundeck / Upper Deck

The forward area features a large Jacuzzi surrounded by sun pads. Adjacent to the sun bathing area is a large gym and a spa cabin. Retractable awning and teak decking give the final touch for relaxation and outdoor recreation.

Galley / Pantry

The main galley is situated to portside on the main deck. It is fully equipped with professional stainless steel

appliances, oversized food storage units and a large cold room. Wall cabinets provide ample storage. The set of three windows brings natural light.


A private entrance on the lower deck forward portside leads to large and well‐appointed crew quarters with a private dining area, a service galley and an entertainment center. It is laid out for five double cabins with ensuite heads.


Engines: 2 x CAT 3512B, 1.750 hp

Engine hours as per May 2021: 4730

Generators & Electricity:

3 x Caterpillar: 2 x 125 kw c6 (New 2021)

1 x 80kw (Fully serviced in 2021)Electricity 

Electricity: Hakan electric

Propellers: Schaffran

Batteries: Mastervolt

Chargers: Mastervolt

Stabilisers: Quantum zero speed

Water Maker: Idromar

Fuel Centrifuge/Separator:Alfa Laval

Air Compressor: Frigid Air

Gearboxes for main Engines: REINTJES I = 3,048:1

Shore Power: Mastervolt

Generator Output: 86 KVA x 3

Bow Thruster: HRP

Steering System: DATA HIDROLIK

Sewage System: HAMANN

Fresh Water System: WILO

Bilge Water Filtration: RWO


  Electrical Equipment


Magnetic Compass: 1 x C‐Plath

Gyro Compass: 1 x Sperry Navigat X MK2

Automatic Pilot: 1 x Sperry Navipilot 4000

Echo Sounder: 1 x Skipper

Radar: 1 x Sperry Bridge Master

Transponder: 1 x MC Murdo

DGPS: 2 x MX 420 Navigation Systems

Charts: 1 x Sperry Naviecdis

Navtex: 1 x MC Murdo Nav 7

Log: 1 x Sperry Navinot III

Wind Instruments: 1 x Young and Wind Tracker System

Camera: 1 x Panasonic System

Night vision Camera: FLIR


SATCOM: 2 x Sailor Sat C

2 x V‐Sat – 1 Seatel, 1 SMC wired ocean,

Fleet 77

VHF: 2 x Sailor Sat RT 5022

Loudhailer: 1 x Amplidan

Landline/Intercon: 1 x PABX Panasonic System


  Audio & Visual Equipment

The entertainment system is fully centralized with a Kaleidescape platform

Main Saloon

1 x Plasma 85”

1 x Large screen with projector


1 x Plasma 46”

Seating Aft Deck

Speakers served by central entertainment system


1 x Plasma 46”

Owner’s Stateroom

1 x Plasma 46”, Screen and projector

VIP Cabin

1 x Plasma 46”

Guest Cabins

1 x LCD 32” in each cabin

Captain’s Cabin

1 x LCD 32”



Cooking Equipment: GAGGENEAU

Refrigeration/Freezer: ELECTROLUX

Dishwasher: HOBART

Refrigeration/Freezer: 2 x Cold rooms

  Laundry Room

Washing Machine: 3 x MIELE

Drier: 3 x MIELE

Iron Roll: 1 x MIELE


PC/Printer: 1 x PC with internet

1 x PC for CCTV circuit

Fax/Copier: 1 x HP

Monitors: 1 x Touch Screen for CCTV

  Safety & Fire Protection


1 x CCTV System – system under IP w/computer double raid recordable for ISPS

7 x Cameras

3 x Touch Screens monitors


4 x Life Rafts for 25 persons

6 x Life Rings


18 x Fl ares

Medical Equipment

1 x MCA medical kit

Fire Fighting

1 x CONSILIUM Fire Control System

42 x Portable Fire Extinguishers

1 x Hifog MARIOFF System



1 x DATA HIDROLIK Anchor Windlass System

2 x 165 meters Anchor Chains

DATA HIDROLIK Aft Warping Capstans

  Tender & Toys Axopar 28' with a 300hp Mercury Outboard
RIB crew tender

2 x SEADOO GP 230, 2 seaters
Jetsurf Factory GP100 2018 
Jetsurf Race 2018 
Seabobs F5s x 4 
Flyboard 18M X – Armor 
4 x Stand up Paddle boards
Dive Equipment
Water Ski
Wake board


REFIT 2021:

Full class survey

Full Exterior awlgrip paint job by Dutch Superyacht painters

New teak deck on swim platform

Bottom painted

Props balanced

Cutlass bearings

2 x new 125kw c6 Caterpillar generators

Full service of 3rd 80 kw harbor generator

Rebuild or replace all sea water pumps

Rebuild or replaced all grey and black water pumps

5000 hour service on main engines by caterpillar.

Service chiller plants and replace 2 compressors.

Installed new asea converters

Serviced zero speeds

Windlass rebuilt

New passerelle

Crane serviced

New refrigeration system in Galley

Hood exhaust cleaned

New power Mgmt modules for new gens

Clean and paint all bilges.

New main engine exhaust

New engine room intake and discharge fans and dampers serviced.

All sea cocks serviced or replaced 

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