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A 1969 BENETTI MOTOR-YACHT designed & built by Fratelli Benetti of Viareggio, Italy for the British Royal Family

Boat Details

Overall Length: 112ft. (34m)
Waterline: 90ft. (27.25m)
Beam: 20ft. 6ins (6.24m)
Draught: 8ft 10ins. (2.70m)
Displacement: n/a
Engine: Twin 495hp Detroit Diesels
Berths: Ten Guests + Seven Crew
Sail: n/a
Designer: Fratelli Benetti
Builder: Benetti of Viareggio
Year Built: 1969
Location: Med.


‘Le Mirage’ ex. ‘Pearl Anne’ ex. ‘Lady Avalon of Camelot’ was built in 1969 to a design by Fratelli Benetti for a prominent member of the British Royal Family.

The famous Italian bespoke yacht-builders, Benetti need little introduction as on of the worlds finest and probably oldest yacht yards.  The company was established in 1873 by Lorenzo Benetti and remained exclusively in the family until the amalgamation in the 1980’s with Azumit.  The company continues to produce a range of top quality vessels from various locations in the Mediterranean.

‘Le Mirage’ constructed of steel with an aluminium superstructure was totally re-fitted between 2006 to 2007, bring the vessel throughly up to date with modern systems and electonics while retaining the original classic style and elegance of her exterior appearance and stylish accommodation.

Length: 34 m
Beam: 6,24 m
Draft: 2,70 m
Water tank capacity: 12,000 lts
Fuel tank capacity: 24 tons

Decks: Sun deck, main deck and cabin deck

Engines: Detroit Diesel
Type: Twins 16 V-71
Horse Power: 495 hp
Hours: Starboard engine 222 hours and Port engine 216 hours
Generators type and HP: 2xOnon – 24KW each

Accommodation: 10 Guests + 7 crew members
Number of staterooms: 1 VIP, 1 Master, 1 King size and 2 double beds all with ensuite bathrooms and plasma TV with satellite receivers and stereo systems with CD
Heads: 5 + 3
Galley with grill, gas cooker, iron + iron board, 2 fridges, 1 freezer etc. Washer/Dryer:
Formal Deck Saloon and Dining, leisure/ relaxing area plus covered decks.

GPS: 3
Echo sounder: 1
Radar: 2
Fax, printer, scanner,internet access, pager etc.


1 x 4,60 Rib with 1×60 hp (dinghy)
2 x Seadoo GTX 2006 Ski jet 130 hp
water skis, kneeboards, wake boards, inflatable tubes
snorkling equipment


These particulars can in no way do justice to this vessel’s many fine attributes, Le Mirage offers both comfort and elegance afloat with her spacious and stylish accommodation which can only be fully appreciated by personal inspection.  ‘Le Mirage’ has on-going coded charter income or would once again make a superb private yacht for exploring the Mediterranean or beyond.

Contact us for more information and up to 100 photographs or for an appointment to view email or call our UK office.

Viewing: Tel +44 (0) 1905-356482 / 07949-095075 /
Lying: Crotia