Striking superyacht Gladius available for immediate Caribbean charter

January 20, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

39m/126ft luxury yacht GLADIUS from Cantieri di Pisa is currently available for charter at Caribbean destinations including the Grenadines and Windward Islands.

Motor yacht GLADIUS

Motor yacht GLADIUS

Built in 2007 and refitted only last year, the silhouette of this motor yacht will be recognisable against any Caribbean sunset. Her angled bow was engineered by Cantieri di Pisa who were also responsible for her exterior styling which is beautifully fresh and modern.

MY GLADIUS - Alfresco dining

MY GLADIUS - Alfresco dining

Guests will feel right at home in the main salon by Carlo Paladini, which creates and inviting atmosphere with soft carpets, reclining armchairs and muted lighting strategically placed to maximise illumination over the sofas and dining area.

MY GLADIUS - Salon

MY GLADIUS - Salon

The formal dining table will prove an excellent place for guests to get together and share their experiences of the islands and wildlife they encounter on their journey, and the fully stocked wet bar will have something new and different for intrepid guests to sample.

MY GLADIUS - Dining

MY GLADIUS - Dining

The aft deck dining offers a quiet space to start the day, while the cosy sundeck is fully prepared for evening entertainment with another dining area, a bar, a Jacuzzi and shaded seating under the canvas awnings.

MY GLADIUS - Sundeck

MY GLADIUS - Sundeck

MY GLADIUS - Sundeck view

MY GLADIUS - Sundeck view

Guests will be impressed with her expansive toy chest, which includes:

  • 2 x waverunners
  • 2 x kayaks
  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 4 x sea scooters
  • 1 x Seabob
  • 1 x kneeboard
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Fishing equipment, and
  • Inflatable and towable toys

Her layout is designed to accommodate 10 guests over 5 cabins, which include 1 Master suite, 2 double cabins and 2 twin cabins with Pullman bunks. A crew of 7 will entertain and ensure that no charter guest is left wanting for anything during the journey.

MY GLADIUS - Master cabin

MY GLADIUS - Master cabin

Superyacht GLADIUS is currently available in the Caribbean from $85,000 USD per week plus expenses. For more information on her on board amenities and future destinations, contact CharterWorld.

25th Dubai International Boat Show: 28th Feb – 4th March

January 19, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

The 25th Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS) is due to take place on the 28th of February at the Dubai International Marine Club in Dubai Harbour. One of the largest luxury yacht and marine product exhibitions in the world, DIBS has grown in scale year on year and this anniversary edition will no doubt be a marked occasion not to be missed amongst luxury lifestyle enthusiasts.

Dubai International Boat Show

Dubai International Boat Show

As a top tier luxury yachting event, yacht builders and designers worldwide will be present to showcase the latest design innovations and fashion trends. The five-day event will cover all aspects of yachting lifestyle products, including:

  • 24m+ yachts
  • Leisure boats, motor boats and tenders
  • Luxury and marine-related services
  • On board equipment and supplies
  • Fishing equipment and supplies
  • Sailing and water sports
  • Diving equipment and supplies, and
  • Retail outlets for supercars and food will also be available on-site.

A new wave of local luxury yacht owners is expected to spring from this event, which coincides with news of large-scale developments along the Dubai waterfront, amongst which are plans to create the largest marina in the Middle East and build a waterway through the city.

Dubai Harbour

Dubai Harbour

Other developments in the 20 million square foot Dubai Harbour Project include the 135 metre high ‘Dubai Lighthouse’ tower that will contain a luxury hotel and observation deck, a 150,000 sq ft cruise liner terminal that can manage 6,000 passengers at a time, a yacht club, shopping centre, hotels and residences. The current Dubai International Marine Club will receive a new monorail and road networks to link it to Skydive Dubai and Logo Island as well. This ambitious project is expected to take four years to complete from its commencement and will cement Dubai’s reputation as a global tourist destination and further boost its regional popularity.

Trixie LohMirmand, Senior Vice President, Events Management, Dubai World Trade Centre said: “The Dubai International Boat Show has always catered to the needs of the boating community and has grown over the past 25 years to accommodate the expanding marine industry. Developments such as the Dubai Canal Extension and the recent announcement of the Dubai Harbour project, featuring exclusive berthing facilities for super yachts up to 85m long, will continue to have a tremendous impact on both the show and the emirate’s reputation as a globally recognised marine hub.”

Special Deal: Explore the Caribbean on board the 46m expedition yacht Pioneer

January 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The 46m/151ft expedition yacht PIONEER is offering a fantastic deal on all cruises in the Caribbean this winter. Private charter vacations for 9 days are currently offered for the price of 7 days – amazing! If you cannot wait for Spring and warm sunny days to come, escape the cold now and go on a holiday in one of the most stunning destinations – the Caribbean. There is no better opportunity than exploring the vibrant life of the islands on board this exception charter yacht. Launched in 1996 by a prestigious yacht builder Palmer Johnson, this superyacht is one of Vripacks most famous designs.

M/Y Pioneer

M/Y Pioneer

Luxury motor yacht Pioneer was refitted twice, in 2007 and 2015. She is in fabulous condition, features air-conditioning throughout, speed stabilisers, and offers some great luxury amenities.

MY PIONEER - Salon

MY PIONEER - Salon

Her sundeck incorporates a large sunbathing area, a Spa pool and a bar with grill.

MY PIONEER - Upper aft deck dining

MY PIONEER - Upper aft deck dining

Comfortable accommodation overnight is provided for a total of 10 guests. The owner’s suite features a king-size bed, two wardrobes and two shower rooms, plus a private library. The owner’s suite has an access to a private sun deck with a beautiful deck table, seating and a bar.

MY PIONEER - Lower sundeck and jacuzzi

MY PIONEER - Lower sundeck and jacuzzi

There are two VIP staterooms with queens-size beds, and two twin size cabins. Audio and video equipment, voluminous bookshelves, cedar lined hanging closets and a safe compliment each stateroom.

MY PIONEER - Master stateroom

MY PIONEER - Master stateroom

There is a selection of water toys available to ensure the guests will have a blast while on a yacht charter. 

MY PIONEER - Water fun

MY PIONEER - Water fun

To find out more regarding motor yacht Pioneer, please contact your preferred charter broker. You can view other special deals for charters this winter here.

 

Bering Presents 40m Transoceanic Yacht

January 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

BERING 130 - is a 40 metre newest Expedition Series superyacht model and a flagship of Bering Yachts. This transoceanic yacht was designed by Sabdes Design to cruise in various types of weather conditions.

Bering 130 - Steel expedition yacht

Bering 130 – Steel expedition yacht

Bering 130 features a functional layout over three decks. Not only she is an extremely functional expedition yacht, but she is also a truly luxurious vessel. The main salon provides a great dining area with lot of natural light and panoramic view through large full-height windows. Her spacious sundeck on the flybridge has a wet bar, a large Jacuzzi and lounging areas with sunpads. On the lower deck the guests will find a full equipped gym and massage therapy rooms.

Bering 130 - Steel expedition yacht (2)

Bering 130 -2

The upper deck sky lounge offers a great flow to the external living spaces. There is also a library, captain’s quarters and pilothouse. Alfresco dining area is on the aft of the upper deck, as well as large sun loungers. Main deck exterior also provides a sunbathing area, seating and a coffee table.

Bering 130 (6)

Bering 130 -3

Luxury accommodation comprises of a master stateroom and four voluminous staterooms.

Bering 130 - Steel expedition yacht (3)

Bering 130 -3

With a fuel capacity of 17,000 gallons, this ocean-goer can travel well over 6,000 nautical miles.

Turquoise Yachts Present the New 56m Explorer Superyacht Project

January 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Turquoise Yachts announced the construction of the 56-metres Explorer Superyacht. What make this yacht really different from the other explorer yacht concepts recently unveiled, is her impressive exterior. Designed by Andre Hoek, she resembles a classic steam ship. Her navy blue colour hull would always make her standout, both in the icy waters or in tropical climates.

TY 56m Explorer Yacht

TY 56m Explorer Yacht

This motor yacht is designed according to the latest technological innovations. She has optimal sea keeping capabilities and diesel electric propulsion. She is also capable of storing tenders and all the necessary equipment for prolonged cruising. A large boarding platform is integrated in her structure with retractable stairs for easy boarding.

Her interior design has contemporary stylish with teak detailing. The interior decor was developed by Hoek Design and Vickers Studio in the UK.

The delivery is scheduled for February 2019.

You find out form information about other projects by Turquoise Yachts here. Alternatively, view a selection of luxury charter yachts available for charter right now. For further information on private charters please contact your preferred charter broker.

 

Magical Charter Vacation in the South of France on board Firecracker

January 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

With its picturesque beaches, mild summer days, and rustic countryside, it’s no surprise the South of France is certainly one of our most favourite yacht charter destinations. Indulge in luxury and charter the beautiful motor yacht FIRECRACKER. Visit incredible vineyards for an superb experience of wine tasting, shop in the best boutiques of the French Riviera, admire some stunning views of Nice, St. Tropez and Cannes, and this can be your perfect Summer charter vacation.

Motor Yacht FIRECRACKER. photo credit Sunseeker

Motor Yacht FIRECRACKER. photo credit Sunseeker

As summer season in the Mediterranean is fast approaching, the 26.5-metre yacht Firecracker is taking bookings. She was launched in 2011 by Sunseeker, and features a very elegant exterior design with her stunning black hull.

MY FIRECRACKER - 012

MY FIRECRACKER - 012

The interior design of the yacht features warm and beige colours, light colour woods and cream leather furnishing, which creates an incredible airy atmosphere. What is more, the interior is in immaculate condition. There is an alfresco dining area on the aft deck so the guests can enjoy the beautiful warm weather and get together for delicious meals and refreshing cocktails.

MY FIRECRACKER - 005

MY FIRECRACKER - 005

There are also sunpads and a swim platform to more relaxation and entertainment on board. The other alfresco dining area and a large sunpad are on the fore deck. There is also sumptuous seating on at the bow for those who love catching some sun rays.

MY FIRECRACKER - 014

MY FIRECRACKER - 014

The flybridge provides 2 seats side by side with the captain, where the guests can admire the picturesque views.

MY FIRECRACKER - 003

MY FIRECRACKER - 003

8 guests can be accommodated in 4 cabins, which comprise of a full-beam master suite, a full-beam VIP cabin and 2 twin cabins. The yacht is air-conditioned throughout and each cabin has en-suite facilities, HD Sky TV and DVD.

Firecracker reach a top speed of 35 kn and cruises at a speed of 24 kn.

To secure this yacht for charter please contact you preferred charter broker. Alternatively, you can view a selection of luxury charter yachts available in the Mediterranean.

In Build: First Amer 110 Superyacht to be launched in Spring 2017

January 18, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The Italian shipyard, Amer Yachts, part of the Permare Group, is thrilled to announce that the first Amer 110 superyacht is soon to be completed. Her launched is scheduled for Spring 2017.

2016 Dicembre - 110 in costruzione (2)

In build: Amer 110

This yacht order is by a repeat client of Amer, who also owns an Amer 92′ and Amercento yachts. The interior design of Amer 110 is believed to be in the same art-deco styling as his other two yachts.

2016 Dicembre - 110 in costruzione (5)

Amer 110

The superyacht will be presented during the Cannes and Genoa yacht shows.

Amer 110 Nearing completion

Amer 110 Nearing completion

While this project is still under construction, and it is still unknown whether Amer 100 will become a charter yacht, there is a selection of beautiful yachts by Amer than can be chartered by groups of 8. If you would like to know more please contact your preferred charter broker.

 

Relaunched: Superyacht AIR Looks More Beautiful Than Ever

January 18, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

MOTOR YACHT AIR, admired by superyacht photographers and enthusiasts, appeared with a new striking look. After spending 9 weeks at Monaco Marine, she has now been re-launched and is looking more beautiful than ever. Air’s new matt black hull created an even more sophisticated look, which makes her standout in the line of other large yachts.

MY Air on water after repaint @MonacoMarine

MY Air on water after repaint @MonacoMarine

Originally launched in 2011 by one of the leading yacht builder Feadship, superyacht Air was moved to a refit facility under a thorough management of a highly professional team at Monaco Marine in October 2016, where a large group of experienced painters did a fabulous work. To achieve a desired result covering a thousand square metres, Monaco Marine in collaboration with Rolling Stock carried out the project in a climate-controlled environment, which provided great conditions for work. The project was completed a week ahead of schedule for the stunningly looking Air to head out for charter.

Repaint detail MY Air @MonacoMarine

Repaint detail MY Air @MonacoMarine

Scaffoldings around MY Air @MonacoMarine

Scaffoldings around MY Air @MonacoMarine

Air’s interior design is spacious, with brightly lit with natural light common areas, which flow outside through large windows and open doorway to similarly voluminous outdoor living areas. Measuring 81 metres and with a beam of 11.6 metres, Air features plenty of luxury facilities on board making her guests’ experience on board absolutely fantastic. She can accommodate 12 guests in 6 luxury cabins.

 

Charter classic yacht Sultana in the Mediterranean

January 18, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Charter the Mediterranean any time of the year with motor yacht SULTANA (ex.PEER GYNT) from €33,000 per week plus expenses. Built by Feadship in 1969, this classic 26m/85ft yacht was last refitted in 2012 to modernise her interior and updated her facilities and entertainment (including a cutting-edge sound system) to meet modern demands.

Luxury yacht SULTANA

Luxury yacht SULTANA

The main salon is decorated in muted greys and walnut panelling that tastefully updates her interior while retaining much of her old charm. An added feature unique to motor yacht SULTANA is the glass floor panel that allows guests to see down into the engine room below.

Classic Yacht SULTANA -  Main Salon

Classic Yacht SULTANA - Main Salon

The pilot house can be converted into a second salon by joining the seating and the helm dashboard lowers out of sight.

Classic Yacht SULTANA -  Wheelhouse

Classic Yacht SULTANA - Wheelhouse

The alfresco dining table is to the aft of the main deck, and guests will find the comfortable U-shaped seating an excellent place to relax and take in the views of Naples and Capri, Ajaccio or the Balearic Islands.

Classic Yacht SULTANA -  Aft Deck At Night

Classic Yacht SULTANA - Aft Deck At Night

Further seating on the sundeck provides the perfect space for entertaining, with a barbeque, drinks fridge and shower to cool down after tanning on the sunpads.

Classic Yacht SULTANA -  Sundeck Seating

Classic Yacht SULTANA - Sundeck Seating

For fun in the water, there is a Waverunner, water-skis and fishing equipment. The side of luxury yacht SULTANA opens up to create a swim platform for easy access to the water. Underwater camera will give guests the spectacular chance to

The on board accommodation consists of 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom and 2 twin cabins for 8 guests. The Master suite has a sofa, walk in wardrobe, his and hers facilities and a rain shower and hot tub. Each room has a TV disguised as a mirror and as well as films, each set is connected to the deck area and underwater cameras.

Classic Yacht SULTANA -  Master Cabin

Classic Yacht SULTANA - Master Cabin

Luxury yacht SULTANA is available at Cannes or Monaco at €6,000 per day and can host up to 30 guests when in port. She is also available throughout the Mediterranean from €33,000 per week plus expenses. For more information, contact CharterWorld.

Charter special: 10 days for the price of 8 aboard superyacht Narvalo

January 18, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Until the beginning of summer, 33.4m/109.5ft luxury yacht NARVALO is offering 10 day charters for the price of 8 in the Caribbean. Built in 2016 by Cantiere Delle Marche and winner of the Best Interior category at the 2016 International Superyacht Society Awards, she is a superb example of a Nauta Air 108 and an absolute steal at off-peak rates of €115,000 per week plus expenses.

S/Y Narvalo

S/Y Narvalo

In the 2017 Showboats Design Awards, motor yacht NARVALO became a finalist in the Best Naval Architecture – Displacement Motor Yacht category – and it isn’t hard to see why: Her glossy white exterior features the rounded, solid edges that look set to become the future architectural design trend. Coupled with pale decking, hidden lighting and generous deck spaces, superyacht NARVALO will impress your charter guests effortlessly.

Superyacht NARVALO - Main salon

Superyacht NARVALO – Main salon

Some interiors struggle to create a sense of spaciousness and efficiency without appearing austere, but this is not the case aboard this superyacht. The natural light streams in from the vast windows and glass screen doors, creating a clean, bright and uplifting atmosphere in conjunction with the pale oak flooring and furnishings. Artwork along the walls cheerfully breaks the unostentatious furnishings of burnished metal and light-coloured leather, turning the main salon and open dining area into the heart of the social scene.

Luxury yacht NARVALO - Dining area

Luxury yacht NARVALO – Dining area

Out on the aft main deck, a sheltered seating area makes an excellent spot to take in the passing islands and watch the world go by. For alfresco dining, the upper deck has comfortable seating for 12 guests. The bar has plenty to offer guests throughout long, lazy afternoons while making use of the gorgeous large Jacuzzi or the double sunlounger that converts into a sunpad.

Luxury yacht NARVALO - Aft exterior deck

Luxury yacht NARVALO – Aft exterior deck

The select toy chest contains equipment designed for you and your guests to travel and see the most of the Caribbean’s wonders, from the Turks and Caicos Islands all the way down to Trinidad and Tobago. As such, the contents include bicycles, Seabobs, kayaks, waveriders, paddleboards and jet-skis so that family and friends can change the pace of their adventure to suit them.

Notable design features built into this modern luxury yacht include a submersible swim platform for ease getting in and out of the water and a reduced draft makes her ideal for chartering in shallow waters – a benefit usually associated with sailing yachts.

Motor yacht NARVALO - Master suite

Motor yacht NARVALO – Master suite

There are 5 beautifully appointed cabins for 12 charter guests: 1 full-beam Master suite on the main deck with an attached office, and double and twin cabins. A crew of 5 will ensure that every guest is well taken care of while maintaining the serenity.

Charter motor yacht NARVALO in the Caribbean from now until the start of the summer season from €115,000 per week plus expenses and take advantage of 10 nights for the price of 8. Her availability is expected to disappear quickly, therefore contact CharterWorld and make your reservation soon.