2004 Amels 162'
49.38' m
$21,900,000 USD

2004 Amels 162'

Custom built by Amels with interior and exterior design by Donald Starkey. Interior build by Metrica. The spacious master stateroom has its own private interior lounge and exterior seating via private entrance. Her full displacement hull is extremely comfortable and quiet underway.


Custom built by Amels with a gorgeous interior and stunning exterior design by Donald Starkey, 49.3M/162' VIBRANCE exudes unique and timeless elegance. VIBRANCE remains a very livable, high interior volume and modern yacht thanks to the continuous investments in maintenance and refits of her owners over the years.

The spacious master cabin has its own private interior lounge and exterior seating via private entrance. Tenders are stowed on bridge deck mid-ship out of the way from guest spaces. With a full displacement hull and a large gross tonnage of 659 tonnes, she extremely comfortable and quiet underway.

Motor yacht VIBRANCE sleeps up to 12 guests in five luxurious staterooms, with accommodations for up to 11 crew. 

The large sundeck is equipped with a roomy spa, dining table for 12, and various seating and lounging areas. Additional amenities include an alfresco well-equipped gym and brand new custom hot tub.

She has been extremely well maintained and constantly upgraded with new main engines installed in 2018, and complete repaint, generators rebuilt, new bridge electronics and interior furnishings replaced in 2019.


161'9" (49.30 Meters)










14.8 Knots

12.5 Knots




Zero Speed


24620 Gallons (93196.79 Liters)

5600 Gallons (21198.3 Liters)


Loyd’s Registered

Donald Starkey



Extremely large volume for a 49m yacht
Dutch pedigree full-displacement, world cruising capable
Complete repaint, generators rebuilt, new bridge electronics and interior furnishings replaced in 2019
New main engines installed in 2018
Interior and exterior design by Donald Starkey, Interior built by Metrica


Engine 1

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 2000M70
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 1057.00
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 5312.00
  • Hours Date: 05-06-2024
  • Engine Location: Port

Engine 2

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 2000M70
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 1057.00
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 5270.00
  • Hours Date: 05-06-2024
  • Engine Location: Starboard


Generator 1

  • Generator Make: Caterpillar
  • Generator Model: 3306B
  • Generator KW: 160.00
  • Generator Hours: 7641.00
  • Generator Date Hours Recorded: 05/06/2024

Generator 2

  • Generator Make: Caterpillar
  • Generator Model: 3306B
  • Generator KW: 160.00
  • Generator Hours: 8215.00
  • Generator Date Hours Recorded: 05/06/2024



Full Details







Type: Full Displacement Motor Yacht

Builder: Amels

Year: 2004/2019

Hull No: 445

LOA: 49.30M/161’09”

LWL: 43.50M/142’09”’’

Beam : 9.25M/30’04”

Draft : 3.30M/10’10”

Hull Material: Steel

Superstructure: Aluminum

Decks: Teak (4 decks, 3 outside)

Flag: Cayman Islands

Classification: Loyd’s registered (LR)


Exterior Designer/Stylist: Amels / D.Starkey

Interior Designer: Donald Starkey

Main Engines: 2 x MTU 12 V 2000M70 (788 Kw 2100 rpm) New 2018

Max Speed: 14.8Kts

Cruising Speed: 12Kts

Range: 4,000Nm

Displacement : Full displacement

Gross Tonnage: 659

Guest Accommodations: 12

Crew Accommodation: 11




¨    Extremely large volume for a 49m yacht

¨    Dutch pedigree full-displacement, world cruising capable

¨    Interior and exterior design by Donald Starkey

¨    Interior built by Metrica

¨    Extremely comfortable and quiet underway

¨    Spacious master cabin with its own private interior lounge

¨    High headroom throughout

¨    New main engines 2018

¨    Generators rebuilt 2019




Owner: the owners suite is located on the main deck with direct access to a private exterior deck area forward with seating. It consists of a private salon with TV, stateroom with king size bed, dressing table and sofa, his & hers walk in dressing rooms and a large en suite bathroom with shower and bathtub.


Guests: on the lower deck two large VIP guest suites aft with queen size island berths and en suite bathroom. Two twin staterooms forward, each with en suite bathroom and additional Pullman berth.


Crew: accommodations for captain and 10/11 crew in six cabins.



¨    New spa area on sundeck with custom built large hot tub

¨    Large new sail awning on sundeck and bridge deck seating area, new windbreakers bridge deck, port and starboard

¨    Complete new custom designated seating area across sundeck and sundeck dining with cushions

¨    Sundeck bar area with varnished table and new bar stools

¨    Sundeck and bridge deck aft dining tables for 12 people

¨    Dumb waiter from galley



¨    Exterior dining area with awnings and seating in the aft and forward of the bridge

¨    Skylounge salon with floor to ceiling windows, large TV and sofa, chairs, and table

¨    Port side mid-ship exterior gym, with custom TV

¨    Exterior dining table aft of skylounge

¨    Day head

¨    Full service pantry with dumbwaiter

¨    Captain’s cabin

¨    Portuguese bridge with forward seating



¨    Master stateroom on main deck, King berth, his/her walk-in closets, large bathroom with shower and bidet

¨    Private owners’ veranda accessed from the master stateroom

¨    Private library/lounge in owner’s stateroom with TV and sofa

¨    Dining salon for 12 people

¨    Spacious main salon with large windows for expansive views, sofa and chairs and large TV screen

¨    Dayhead midship.

¨    Large full service party on port side

¨    Jet skis on foredeck with dedicated crane



¨    All guest staterooms have en suite shower and bidet

¨    Two queen staterooms and showers and double sinks

¨    Port side forward queen stateroom with sofa and Pullman with shower

¨    One twin stateroom with Pullman and shower

¨    Froward crew area has berths for 8 crew, Captain’s cabin on bridge dec

¨    From crew mess is access to tank deck with walk in size freezer, refrigeration, and garbage freezer

¨    Adjacent to crew lounge is large laundry with industrial machines



¨    Engineer dedicated control room with electrical switch panels

¨    Air cooled main engine room space

¨    Dedicated generator room aft of main engine room



¨    Fitted for jet ski storage




Hull: Steel

Superstructure: Aluminum

Decks: Teak (4 decks, 3 outside)

Paint: Crystal silver, Vibrance gray, Anthracite gray, Dark shark gray, Stone gray metallic




Tonnage: Gross tons: 659 GT

Net tons: 197 GT

Displacement tons: 566

Fuel Capacity: 24,620USG/93,200L

Water Capacity: 5,600USG/21,200L

Watermakers x 2:2.6USG/H:10L/H

Lube Oil: 1,056USG/4,000L

Dirty Lube Oil: 1,902USG/7,200L

Black Water: 3,170USG/12,000L

Fuel Consumption: 110L/H @ 9.4 knots

250L/H @ 12 knots

431L/H @ 14.4 knots

Cruise Range and Speed: 4,182 nm @ 12.5 kts

Economical Range and speed:7,690 nm @ 9.4 kts





Main Engines: 2 x MTU 12V 2000M70

s/n 535110777 & s/n535110773

Engine Hours May 2024: Port: 5,312

Starboard: 5,270

Engine Controls: MTU

Engine Mounts: MTU

Gear Boxes: 2 x Rentjes WAF 464 SL

Shafting: Rubber design seal, oil bath shafts

Shaft seals were replaced with new

Propellers: 5 blade Nubral – refurbished and balanced


Generators & Electricity:

Output: 400v 50 Hz 3 phases

Generators: 2 x CAT 3306 B (160KW)

s/n 85Z15414 & s/n85Z15413

Generator Hours May 2024: Generator 1: 7,641

Generator 2: 8,215

Emergency Generator: 85.5

Generator Fuel Consumption: 35 L/H

Shore Power: Magnus Marine 175 KVA Converter

Batteries: 24V

Generator Start: Electric



Air Conditioning: Heinen Hopman Salor 180

Air Compressor: Kaeser SX 6

Bow Thruster: HRP 2001 TT 100 KW electric

Fresh Water Filters: HEM

Fresh Water Heaters: ACV Etech

Fresh Water Maker:HEM series 30

Fresh Water Pressure System: Azcue

Fuel Separator: Alfa Laval PU 100

Fuel Filters: Alfa Laval Purifier 100 (purifier fills the day tank)

Each engine has a primary Separ unit

Oily Water Separator: FACET OMD 21

Oil Pumps: Steimer

Shore Power Transformer: Magnus 175 KVA

Sewage Treatment System: Hamman HL Cont

Toilet System: Jets Vacuum

Stabilizers: Naiad Dynamics at rest

Steering System: Rolls Roys

Under Water Lights: Stern of the boat

Helm/Control Stations: C Plath



Anchors: 2 x 430kg Pool anchor, N type

Anchor Chains: 2 x 8 chackles, 220m x 20.5mm U3

Anchor Windlass System: 2 x Steen

Aft Warping Capstans: 2 x Steen

Boat Crane: 1 x Sanguenti jetski crane (on bow)

Davits: 1 x Van Driel sliding davit beam crane

Passarelle: Portable Marquipt

Accommodation Ladders: Cramm 

Stern Boarding Gangway: Cramm (on the stern) remotely operated, stored main deck aft

Jacuzzi: 1

Paint Exterior: 2019 - Crystal silver, Vibrance gray, Anthracite gray, Dark shark gray, stone gray metallic

Paint Underwater: December 2020, Micron Extra Black, 5693 a TBT-Free Antifouling coating



Security Equipment:

CCTV: Avycon

Cameras: Panasonic, FLIR on mast

Monitors: Furuno

Ship’s Safe: Captain’s cabin

Guest staterooms

Fire Fighting Equipment: 2 x fire suits

Fresh water fire hydrants inside

Salt water fire hydrants outside

Fire Control System: Consilium control board, Fixed FF Hi-Fog Marioff, CO2 Galley

Portable CO2: 4 x portable CO2 fire extinguishers

Fire Extinguishers: 3 x foam, 29 x Powder

Alarms: Fire alarm, General alarm, call points


Safety Equipment:

Life Rafts: 6 total (4 x 16 people, 2 x 6 people)

Life Rings: 8


Flares: Yes

Medical Equipment: Main bags, Resus bag, Grab bag, Oxygen generator



Central Ship’s Audio: Control 4

Custom AV/Video Plex system on demand in all staterooms

3 x iPad mini’s control A/V system

Seatel TV at sea antenna (MED/USA/CARIB) with satellite TV to all guest areas

Sound system with 18 new external speakers


Main Salon:

TV: Sony 62”

Stereo: Pioneer

iPad Docking Station: Yes


Master Stateroom:

TV: Sony 55”

Stereo: Pioneer

iPad: Yes


Master Stateroom Office/Sitting Room:

TV: Sony 37”

Stereo: Pioneer Stereo

iPad Station: Yes


Guest Staterooms:

TV: Sony 37”

Stereo: Pioneer


Sky Lounge:

TV: Sony 62”

Stereo: Denon


Gym :

TV: Sunbrite 54”

iPad Docking Station: Yes


Captain’s Cabin:

TV: Sony 37”

Stereo: Control 4


Crew Mess:

TV: Samsung 32”

Stereo: CONTROL 4




Custom designed complete alfresco fitness area with custom TV & sound system



Yoga mats




Med balls




Communication Systems:

SATcom: VSAT antenna is Sailor 900 Ku installed 2013

TVRO Seatel ST 100 is TV

Telephone System: Panasonic

VHF Fixed: Thrane & Thrane VHF Sailor 6248, VHF DSC Sailor 6222

VHF Handheld: Icom IC-M36, IC-GM 1600E

Cellular Phone System: Samsung Note 8 cellular phone

Intercom: Phontech CIS 3101

Internal Ship’s Communication: Panasonic KX-T7533, 17 X UHF Motorola SL 300/ 2 X DP 3661e


Navigation Systems:

Radar: 2 x Furuno 2 FAR- 3000 series X -band

Gyrocompass: CPLATH repeater / Anschuetz DigitalGyro STD 22

Magnetic Compass: Northopp Gruman - Sperry Marine Type 4863-1000

Auto Pilot: Sperry Marine NAVIPILOT 4000+

Depth Sounder: Skipper GDS 102

GPS: Furuno X 2 GP-170

Ships Computer: Furuno ECDIS, - CM93 TIMEZERO Professional +

Wind Indicator Station: B&G H5000

Speed Indicator: Sperry marine GDS 102

Navtex: Furuno NX700

AIS: Furuno FA-170



Main Galley Equipment:

Cooking Equipment: MKN 4 burner stove, Convention oven, Deep fried frier, Gridle

Refrigeration/Freezer: Foster

Dishwasher: Miele pro


Crew Galley/Mess Equipment: Dishwasher Miele pro

Panasonic COMBI NE-C1453 Microwave

Refrigeration/Freezer: Foster


Main Pantry Equipment:

Wine Cooler: Gaggenau RW262270

Refrigerator: Foster HR 150A

Ice Maker: Foster FS50A

Dishwasher: Miele PG8056UAE

Blender: Hamilton Beach

Coffee Maker: Krups

Ice Crusher: Santos


Upper Pantry:

Refrigerator: Miele K621UI

Microwave:Proline GS200S

Coffee Maker:Nespresso Professional


Additional Galley Equipment:

Refrigeration/Freezer: Walk in refrigerator

Walk in freezer

Garbage storage refrigerator

Laundry Equipment:

Washing Machine: 1 x Miele 14kg. WS5426

1 x Miele 6kg. PW 6065

Dryers: 1 x Miele 14kg. T 6351

1 x Miele 6kg. PT7136    

Roller: 1 x Miele D B995



Tenders: Castoldi Jet Tender 19RB

Jet Skis: 2 x Yamaha Jetski 2019

Dive Gear: 4 sets of dive gear

Dive compressor

Seabob: 2 x F5

Kayaks: 4

Paddle boards: 4

Fishing gear: 2

Wakeboard: 1

Other: Various towables



¨    W4 (4,000 hour service) on main engines

¨    Complete annual Lloyd’s & Cayman Island Shipping Registry annual surveys -completed 26 April, 2023

¨    Overhaul electrical board relating to generator load sharing and generator synchronization

¨    Complete overhaul of Hamman blackwater treatment system inclusive of relining interior of tank and all associated pumps & rewiring.

¨    Install ozone treatment system in black water tank

¨    Install charcoal filter on grey tank vent on sundeck stack

¨    Service fuel purifier

¨    Service hydrophore system

¨    Service compressed ar system

¨    Service Alpha Laval fuel purifier

¨    Replace multiple fuel tank sensors

¨    Service AC cooling pumps and replace pressure gauges

¨    Replace sensors on Fresh air make up units

¨    Service multiple air handlers onboard

¨    Overhaul bilge pump valves

¨    Clean and paint areas in bilges in engine room

¨    Clean and paint misc areas in engine room

¨    Paint areas of pump room

¨    Service capstans on foredeck

¨    Service capstans on aft deck

¨    Modify water bunkering line and water softener

¨    Replace jet box valve in pump room for EVAC system

¨    Service evaporator for refrigerated garbage room

¨    Install (2) new inline heaters for Jacuzzi & new electronic controls installed

¨    Install new ice maker on sun deck

¨    Service hydraulics for crane on foredeck

¨    Replace gym TV

¨    Install (2) Starlink antennas

¨    AV/IT: update all connectivity with Pepwave, VSAT systems, Control 4 remotes

¨    Service hydraulic side boarding gangway

¨    Rescue tender: service engine & align

¨    Service stern passarelle

¨    Replace insulation on piping in pump room and piping tunnel

¨    Complete 5 year service on shore power.

¨    Service cooling systems in generator room

¨    Service emergency steering system

¨    Chlorinate water tanks

¨    Replace end caps on heat exchangers for gearboxes

¨    Replace all batteries onboard

¨    Replace frequency drive for engine room bilge pump

¨    Replace frequency drive for fire pump in engine room

¨    Paint grey water tank

¨    Install new tank top sensors for grey water tank

¨    AC system extensively worked on and rebuilt with a number of frequency drives and blowers replaced

¨    AC chillers serviced

¨    Rebuild sea water pump motors for AC system

¨    Rebuild cool water circulating pump

¨    New printer for control room in engine room



¨    Annual service all life saving equipment

¨    Complete annual Radio Survey April 2023

¨    Annual load test for overload safety tracks

¨    Annual load test and survey for Vandriel davit for rescue tender

¨    Replace crane cable on foredeck

¨    Crane on foredeck-annual inspection

¨    Service Palfinger quick release hook for Vandriel davit for rescue boat

¨    Annual service for all firefighting equipment & systems onboard

¨    Annual service for HiFog system

¨    Install new UPS batteries on bridge for ECDIS system

¨    Implement “Type approved ECDIS system on bridge

¨    Replace magnetrons on both radars

¨    Update all electronic publications

¨    Replenish grab bags

¨    Update medical kits onboard

¨    Install new window tinting in bridge

¨    Service (2) Seabobs

¨    Replace jet ski covers

¨    Fabricate sun shade for gym

¨    Varnish tables on port and stud side of sun deck

¨    Service gym equipment (StarTrac elliptical exercise machine and treadmill)

¨    Install fuel pump flow meter in lazarette for diesel tender fueling system

¨    Purchase new mooring lines with leather eyes

¨    Replace misc covers on cushions

¨    Purchase new fender post system for swim platform

¨    Purchase new carbon fibre spreader bar and lifting strops & lifting eyes for rescue tender

¨    Recalk and sand teak on sundeck

¨    Replace teak section fwd of bridge and recall and sand deck in this area

¨    Recalk swim platform

¨    Recalk 110 mètres of calking around margin boards by scuppers on main deck & bridge deck

¨    Replace misc margin boards on main deck and bridge deck

¨    Replace teak section and steps by jacuzzi

¨    Re-stain lazarette cupboards

¨    Paint areas emergency steering room

¨    Install new dive compressor

¨    Purchase new Sperry "Trick Wheel” for wing control steering

¨    Replace fire hoses where needed and fire hose fittings

¨    Purchase 6 new fender hooks

¨    Purchase new fenders

¨    Purchase new fender socks

¨    Replace (2) motors on bridge windscreen wipers

¨    Remove all items from all lockers and forepeak and clean and detail

¨    Fabricate padded canvas storage bag for Marquipt side boarding ladder

¨    Install new mixer and cover plate for swim platform shower


Novurania Tender

¨    Install new batteries

¨    Service engines

¨    Install new fuel pump on Port engine 

¨    Install solar powered battery charger

¨    Install new Garmin chart plotter

¨    Install new stereo & amplifier

¨    Paint hull

¨    Antifoul bottom

¨    Misc fiberglass repairs

¨    Polish fiberglass interior 

¨    Install new swim ladder system

¨    Install new UHF radio August 2022

¨    Install new VHF radio August 2022

¨    Install (2) new PCU’s for engines August 2022

¨    Install new throttle controls August 2022

¨    Install new GPS antenna August 2022

¨    Sand all teak onboard 

¨    Reinforce teak panels with aluminum for fwd Bimini 


Castoldi Rescue Tender

¨    Service engines

¨    Install new ignition lock on rescue tender

¨    Annual service for Rescue boat & associated equipment


Wave Runners

¨    Service both Yamaha Wave Runners




¨     Install new ice maker in upper deck pantry

¨     Replace misc toilet jet valves

¨     Replace sensors on misc toilets for EVAC system

¨     Replace regulators on misc showers in guest cabins

¨     Service all Miele washing machine and dryers

¨     Service multiple air handlers onboard

¨     Install new blower in guest foyer on main deck

¨     Replace TV in port fwd guest cabin

¨     Clean ducting in galley 

¨     Clean ducting in laundry

¨     New flooring in crew mess, upper pantry and crew companion ways

¨     New MKN oven installed in October 2021

¨     New griddle top & hot plates for galley installed in October 2021

¨     New stainless countertop for galley installed in October 2021

¨     New printer for captains cabin

¨     New Mac desktop for captains cabin

¨     Organize and inventory drystore

¨     Repaint floor of walk-in refrigerator 

¨     Repaint floor of walk-in refrigerated garbage locker





All speeds, measurements, capacities, consumptions, etc. may be approximate or estimated. Specifications provided for information only. Data was obtained from sources believed to be reliable and is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Buyer assumes the responsibility to ascertain the correctness of all data contained herein and otherwise provided and must instruct his agent and surveyors to confirm all details for accuracy prior to purchase. Subject to prior sale price and inventory change or withdrawal from market without notice.



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Josh Gulbranson - Sales Broker
Josh Gulbranson
Sales Broker

1800 Southeast 10th Avenue Suite 400

Fort Lauderdale FL 33316 USA

+1 954 463 0600

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