The Monaco Yacht Show (MYS) - 23th-26th September 2015

The 25rd Monaco Yacht Show is to be held from Wednesday the 23th to Saturday the 26th of September 2015 and the event is promising to be bigger and better with more luxury superyachts (for charter and sale), designers and yacht builders exhibiting than ever.  You can see the video here.  Also, here is more on Monaco as a location to visit for chartering.

MYS 2015

What is the Monaco Yacht Show?

The Monaco Yacht Show is held annually in September at Port Hercules, Monaco and brings together professionals from the international luxury yachting sector. Companies and individuals include luxury yacht builders, brokers, designers, equipment suppliers, and service providers and they gather to show off the latest and greatest luxury yachts for sale in Monaco.

The Monaco Yacht Show is the only yacht show worldwide which is exclusively devoted to superyachts for sale of at least 25 meters in length. It is the largest floating luxury yacht display in Europe of super and megayachts. This makes the Monaco Yacht Show premiere showcase for Super Yachts.

Some Recent History: The 2007 Edition took place Wednesday 19 to Saturday 22 September 2007 and was an amazing success. The 2008 show took place on Wednesday 24th til Saturday 27th of September. The 2009 one was on Wednesday the 23rd to Saturday 26th of September and the 2010 event was Wednesday 22nd - Saturday 25th September 2010. The 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 shows were also extremely successful. Indeed, every year the show gets bigger and the display slots are sold out earlier.

The Monaco Yacht Show started off as a superyacht broker oriented show in 1991. Since then over the last 15 years it has evolved considerably, benefiting from tremendous growth in the international yachting industry. Monaco is also perfectly placed in the heart of the Mediterranean and now with one of the largest luxury yacht harbours worldwide. The Monaco Yacht Show also has the great privilege of having H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco as its patron who provides a great deal of ongoing support.

Exhibitors at the previous MYS included around 80-90 shipyards, more than 20 yacht brokers, more than 45 naval architects & interior designers, around 200 equipment manufacturers, around 70 luxury yacht service providers, numerous luxury brands as well as yacht tender companies, a number of federations and many international luxury magazines. For the peripheral luxury sector: private jets and helicopters, luxury goods and accessories… Also the world's top 15 customised super yacht builders were at the show.

The official website for the event is here.

The Monaco Show includes:

- The Quayside exhibition where over 500 exhibiting companies exhibit in a 15000sqm area – The leading international yachting industry companies.

- The Floating Exhibition where more than 100 of the world's finest 82 to 262 feet luxury yachts congregate. Each year around 40 motor and sailing yachts premier at the Monaco Yacht Show.

- The Participants (over 26 000 people) featuring private individuals who are interested in new yacht models and yacht purchase, international yachting professionals and the actual participants - representing over 40 nationalities (Exhibitors & visitors).

As far as the exhibitors are concerned, ship builders, naval architects and interior designers earmark the show to advance their latest creations and work. Important advancements in super yachts are showcased an there often seems to be one or two pioneering yachts or yacht designs which are the talk of the show. The unique three masted clipper S/Y Maltese Falcon was a hit in 2006 and the 2007 event brought M/Y ALPHA NERO by OceAnco. The 2012 event saw such wonderful yachts as the 50.50m Wally BETTER PLACE60.95 m DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER60m superyacht LYANA or the 73.51m mega yacht MOGAMBO by Nobiskrug. 

The 2013 show exhibited such impressive mega yachts as the 75,40m Lurssen yacht NORTHERN STAR, the 80m CHOPI CHOPI superyacht by CRN, the 73m Dunya Yachts RED SQUARE, the Oceanco mega yacht ANASTASIA, the 72m VSY STELLA MARIS yacht or the Lurssen superyacht QUATTROELLE

MALTESE FALCON YACHTAs with other important shows, CharterWorld visits the Monaco Yacht Show in order to keep up to date with the industry movements and individual yachts. As with the broker only shows, like the Genoa Yacht Charter Show and the St Maarten and Antigua ones, we study the various abilities of the various yachts, new or old. We look at their condition if the yacht is already known to us and we consider their build quality and crew personality if they are new. What features does the yacht have? What about her layout, deck space, decor and amenities? These are all important aspects when it comes to matching our charter clients to their ideal charter yacht or yacht for sale.

Yacht Designers, Naval Architects and luxury Yacht Builders in Attendance at Monaco

Key Super Yacht Manufacturers at the show include: OceAnco, Lurssen, Feadship, Azimut, Benetti, Dubois, Alloy Yachts, Canados, Couach, ISA, Jongert, Perini Navi, Pershing, Riva, Rodriquez, Royal Denship, Sunreef, Sunseeker, Ferretti, Heesen, Holland Jachtbouw, Trinity,  Abeking & Rasmussen and Wally, to name a few.

Some of the luxury charter yachts on display during previous  Monaco Yacht Shows included Sensation (Sensation Yachts), Lady Michelle (Trinity), Noble House (Sensation Yachts), Magna Grecia (Elsfletherwerft), Starship (Van Mill Holland), Snapper (Sunseeker), Ocean Victory (ISA).

Luxury Super Yachts that have attended the 2014 Monaco Yacht Show (the list of the yachts attending the show in 2015 will be published in July, 2015)

49m Rossinavi Motor Yacht POLARIS

61M CRN motor yacht SARAMOUR

73M CRN motor yacht YALLA 

37.30m ADMIRAL motor yacht NONO (2014)

44.80m AMIRAL motor yacht FLYING DRAGON (2014)

47m ADMIRAL motor yacht ENTOURAGE (2014)

24m ADMIRAL sailing yacht GIGRECA (2013)

65.70m AMELS  (2014) (name TBC)

55m AMELS  (2014) (name TBC)

46m BAGLIETTO (2014) (name TBC)

33.04m BALTIC YACHTS sailing yacht WINWIN (2014)

57.50m ROYAL HUISMAN sailing yacht TWIZZLE (2010)

60m BENETTI superyacht (2008) (name TBC)

54.50m AMELS motor yacht FARIBANA V (1998)

85.60m DERECKTOR motor yacht CAKEWALK (2010)

68.16m NOBISKRUG motor yacht (name TBC) (2010)

57.30m ABEKING & RASMUSSEN motor yacht (name TBC) (2003)

42.60m CRN motor yacht KATE (2010)

41.50m PALUMBO motor yacht 40S HYBRID (2013)

43m JFA motor yacht (name TBC) (2011)

47.55m FEADSHIP motor yacht (name TBC) (1999)

58m PROTEKSAN TURQUOISE motor yacht (name TBC) (2010)

63.40m LURSSEN motor yacht POLAR STAR (2005)

65m FEADSHIP motor yacht PESTIFER (2010)

75.75m FEADSHIP motor yacht (name TBC) (2009)

46.60m CANTIERI DI PISA motor yacht PROJECT 12 (2013)

43.30m WARREN YACHTS motor yacht (name TBC) (2001)

34m DL YACHTS motor yacht (name TBC) (2014)

27.90m  JADE YACHTS motor yacht 2B (2009)

43.80m CMN motor yacht (name TBC) (2002)

43.90m BLOEMSMA VAN BREMEN motoryacht (name TBC) (2013)

51.60m ROYAL HUISMAN sailing yacht (name TBC) (2007)

64.50m AMELS motor yacht (name TBC) (2007)

32m JEMISON MARINE expedition motoryacht PINK SHRIMP (2000)

42.28m HOLLAND JACHTBOUW motoryacht CALLIOPE (2010)

46.70m HEESEN YACHTS motoryacht LADY PETRA (2012)

45m HAKVOORT motoryacht MY TRUST FUND (2008)

58.90m AUSTAL motoryacht IDOL (2007)

23.98m LYNX motor yacht YXT ONE (2014)

49.80m HEESEN YACHTS motoryacht MONACO WOLF (2014)

46.70m HEESEN YACHTS motoryacht ELENA (2014)

60m AMELS motor yacht EVENT (2013)

43.63m ISA YACHTS motor yacht SILVER WIND (2014)

85.10m LURSSEN motor yacht SOLANDGE (2013)

49.90 m OVERMARINE motor yacht MANGUSTA 165 E (2014)

74m NOBISKRUG motor yacht ODESSA II (2013)

43.20m VITTERS SHIPYARD sailing yacht MYSTERE (2006)

60m BROOKE MARINE motor yacht TITAN (2004)

25m OYSTER MARINE sailing yacht REINA (2014)

60m PERINI NAVI  sailing yacht PERSEUS 3 (2014)

73m PICCHIOTTI - PERINI NAVI motor yacht GRACE E (2014)

40.16m PRINCESS motor yacht SOLARIS (2014)

37.50m RIVA motor yacht SOL (2014)

47.65m ROYAL HUISMAN sailing yacht WISP (2014)

40.80m SANLORENZO motor yacht 40ALLOY (2014)

46m SANLORENZO motor yacht TRIDENT (2014)

24.72m SOUTHERN WIND sailing yacht GRANDE ORAZIO (2014)

31.78m SOUTHERN WIND sailing yacht FARFALLA (2014)

44.80m SUNRISE YACHTS motor yacht Project 182 (2013)

40.05m SUNSEEKER motor yacht (name TBC) (2014)

47.25m SUNSEEKER motor yacht (name TBC) (2014)

29.80m SUNSEEKER motor yacht (name TBC) (2014)

36.30m GULF CRAFT motor yacht MELANYA (2007)

37m ISA YACHTS motor yacht PETRA (2009)

26m WALLY motor yacht WallyKokoNut (WallyAce) (2014)

24m WALLY motor yacht WALLY 75 (2014)

38.75m TANSU YACHTS motor yacht ALYSSA (2014)


Please contact a friendly CharterWorld yacht consultant if you would like more information about the show or would like to view a yacht.


Monaco Yacht Show News

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Beautiful 63m Motor Yacht 11/11 (FB265) by BENETTI spotted in Italy
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Striking 60m Luxury Mega Yacht MADAME KATE Cruising
Video shows the beautiful mega yacht MADAME KATE sailing the Mediterranean Sea, before her much-awaited debut at the 2015 Monaco Yacht Show.
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New images and videos of 80m DART Yacht Concept by Royal Huisman and Andrew Winch
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