The company confirmed the expected delivery timeline of the newbuild residential cruise ship to be in 2023-Q4. Engineering has commenced with the vessel's first steel cutting expected later in 2021.
Storylines founders Shannon Lee and Alister Punton said they were thrilled to finally be able to announce the shipyard for the construction of their new LNG-powered residential ship.
MV Narrative boasts fully-furnished residences ranging between 237-2411 sq. ft. (22-224 sq. m.), priced from US$300,000 to over US$8 million for a premium 2-level penthouse suite. Owners and invited guests will have the chance to live a sustainable life of freedom and luxury while at sea. Owners can make their unit available via Storylines' rental program.
Positioned as the greenest vessel in the market, Narrative utilizes LNG fuel together with innovative reusable energy technologies, energy storage, and recovery systems.
The newbuild also boasts a waterfront marina, hydroponic gardens, art studio, microbrewery, Helideck with a helicopter.