Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Able to accommodate up to 600 guests, the yacht Blue Rhapsody is an elegant event ship. Measuring 85 ft long, it has room for 440 people to dine, theatre facilities and numerous lounges. The architects Marilyn de Vaal and Frank Pieterse have extensive experience of creating sumptuous interiors for super yachts, designing for the Royal Household of Johor Malaysia among others. Pieterse pays particular attention to flow between different spaces. “With Blue Rhapsody, we had the goal of making the ship feel like a whole,” he explains. As a key part of this drive for design coherence GROHE products have been specified throughout. GROHE has supplied a complete bathroom solution, including everything from GROHE ceramic basins and Sensia Arena shower toilets to the smaller details of flush plates, accessories and soap dishes, ensuring that all these element in the restrooms are in visual and functional harmony. As comfort and efficiency are key on board, guests will also find GROHE Essence E infrared basin mixers – effortless to operate, even on the high seas!
Project address: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Date of completion: 2019