"SUN ARK" comfortably sleeps eight owners and guests in four luxurious suites, each with private en-suite baths. Crew accommodations are for up to six in three cabin areas and completely separated from the owner and guest suites.
The owner's suite is the full width of the vessel, amidships and forward of the engine room and all of the other guest suites. The owners suite features a centerline king size "island" bed, with two drawers underneath, a built in mirrored glass vanity, four oversized port lights, "his" and "hers," built in side tables, built in settee sofa, built in key safe, four large side by side closets and, direct and indirect lighting. Two completely separate air conditioning controls.
There is also a private adjoining bath en-suite featuring a large Jacuzzi hot tub with shower all in gold plating, a separate stall shower with built in seat, two sinks with gold fixtures and fittings, as well as a toilet and bidet in a separate room. The bath features magnificent blue onyx, rare Myrtle Burle wood from Asia, all in a high gloss lacquer finish. The comfortable soft goods are in earth tones. A 42" plasma Television with Hughes satellite television system and Pioneer XV-DV55 DVD player, a Kenwood AM/FM CD player and a built in refrigerator round out the owner's luxurious amenities.
Moving aft through a semi circular companionway are three guest suites all finished to a high standard of finish and magnificently appointed. Two of the guest suites feature queen sized "island" walk around beds. One has two, twin sized, lower berths and each has a full size adjoining bath "ensuite" with a full size shower, toilet, lighted vanity and sink. Each stateroom also has two large port lights (plus one in each bath), large wardrobe closets, lighted vanities, storage cabinets and separate entertainment systems including flat screen TV'S, AM/ FM/CD Stereos, DVD/ VCR players and direct and indirect lighting. All of the guest accommodations are finished with the very rare Myrtle Burle wood, custom wool carpet and beautiful fabrics throughout.
Up from the owner & guest accommodations via a gradual built in, spiral stair case is a huge, full width, main salon and this same stairway also continues to the vessels Sky Lounge on the third level.
The main salon of "SUN ARK" has an open spacious feeling. There are over-sized picture windows, a large full-sized built-in granite bar with four custom bar stools, a writing desk with book shelves and file cabinets, a large, super stuffed, sofa with custom glass cocktail table. The wool wall-to-wall carpet compliments the highly finished Asian burle wood (all the same tree), glove beige leather bar stools and bar trim, fabric curtains and black out shades in soft earth tones.
Forward of the main salon is a semi-private dining salon with a custom circular dining table with seating for 8.
The galley is conveniently located forward of the dining salon which has buffet counters and built in china and crystal storage cabinets. Forward is a full size on deck powder room with marble floors, imported from Italy. In the aft of the main salon by the writing desk is a solid marble compass floor design and a double wide Stainless Steel and glass door side opening to the huge open aft deck area.
The aft salon is fully covered and features new teak decks (2003), a large solid teak dining table with seating for eight. The wet bar is equipped with a large refrigerator and ample storage. The aft deck is has a large euro-transom that allows easy access to water sports.
Up the custom circular stairways (inside the yacht or outside from the aft deck) one can visit the third deck, SKYLOUNGE, and the upper aft deck bridge.
The forward area of the bridge deck has a state of the art high-speed helm control station. The helm is all black with wrap around visibility and controls. There is a high TEC command helm, a matching co-pilot pedestal seat, (both with electric controls and the Captain's having a built-in electronic tiller). For the owner and guests there is a U shaped built-in settee with a matching built-in table all in burlewood and leather.
Aft of the bridge, in the same room, is a SKYLOUNGE also with built-in seating high/low table, a writing/computer desk, two swiveling occasional chairs, a complete entertainment system including a pop up (electric) 42" plasma TV and a full size private bathroom.
Outside the glass doors is the entertainment area. First there is a large built-in wet bar with three custom built swivel chairs. Across is a "U" shaped settee which seats eight and features a dining table is a new built-in barbeque. To round out the area is a huge built-in sun pad with built-in Jacuzzi hot tub and new teak decks. Unlike all other Norship/Heesen yachts "SUN ARK" has an extended bridge deck making this area over 35% larger than all other luxury high-speed yachts of its size.