Luxury Yachts Luxury Yacht & Superyacht News

What is a luxury yacht? Luxury Yachts as a term generally mean private boats of ...

Luxury Yachts Luxury Yacht & Superyacht News

What is a luxury yacht? Luxury Yachts as a term generally mean private boats of more than 22m or 80 feet in length, built with the aim of providing their owners and guests with ultimate luxury and comfort during their entire stay on board. Sailing yachts, motor yachts, catamarans, trimarans, gullets, superyachts, mega yachts, giga yachts, classic yachts or modern yachts with state-of-the-art amenities, technology and design all fall under the category of ‘luxury yachts’. There are numerous luxury yacht builders, designers, naval architects, interior designers, lighting designers, various product suppliers and service supplies in the industry specialising in luxury yachts, offering the highest possible standard of their services and assistance to future owners and managers of these vessels. View more on yacht builders and designers here.

Some owners prefer to keep their privacy and use their yachts for private holidays with family, friends, business partners and colleagues. Others, offer their vessels for luxury yacht charter around various destinations in the world. Two of the most important destinations from yacht rental point of view are the Mediterranean (mainly in the summer) and the Caribbean (during the Northern Hemisphere’s winter months). Other important luxury yacht charter destinations include the South Pacific, Asia, Northern Europe, with remote destinations such as Antarctica and Pacific North West being increasingly sought-after by adventure-seeking yacht charter clients.

Luxury yachts offer deluxe and luxurious accommodation in cabins, with en suite bathrooms, the finest in furnishing and linens, latest in technology, air-conditioning and various other comforts expected of these boats. There is usually one or more saloons available for entertainment, socialising and relaxation, as well as numerous dining options, including al fresco dining possibilities. Exterior deck areas tend to offer plenty of space for sunbathing, with larger yachts fitted with the very popular Jacuzzi spa or even a large swimming pool. All luxury yachts have a selection of various water toys at guests’ disposal for in-water entertainment and fun.
Below you will find the latest news and articles from the world of luxury yachts, and if you are interested in chartering one of these, don’t hesitate to contact our team of brokers here.

Heesen Sold 50m Superyacht Project Ayla

October 26, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Heesen celebrate another commercial success, as the 50m superyacht Project Ayla finds a new owner. ... read full story

The finalists for the upcoming ISS Awards

October 24, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The finalists have been announced for the ISS Awards, and among the contenders are a large number of charter yachts that have been spotted cruising in the Mediterranean over the summer season. ... read full story

Launched: Feadship 47m superyacht Project 697

October 23, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Feadship announced the launch of Project 697, the 47-metre classic superyacht with incredible exterior design and lavish interiors. ... read full story

Why the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is the perfect event for chartering a luxury yacht

October 21, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is the perfect event to attend on a luxury yacht charter: with tens of billions of dollars developing the area since 2008, the modern facilities are home to luxury brands, fine dining and numerous beaches and family parks to entertain the whole group. ... read full story

Turquoise Yachts sells 47m Razan

October 21, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Turquoise Yachts have sold 47m/154ft superyacht RAZAN following her appearance at the Cannes Yachting Festival and the Monaco Yacht show over the summer. ... read full story

10 outstanding superyachts attending the FLIBS 2017

October 20, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show (FLIBS) showcases the talents of worldwide shipbuilders and the 58th edition this November promises to showcase some of the most exceptional luxury yachts on the market.  ... read full story

Top 11 superyachts to charter this winter in the Caribbean and the Bahamas

October 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

There is an excellent selection of luxury yachts available for a sunny winter season, with options including everything from small family yachts to 72m/236ft superyachts able to sleep up to 30 guests on board. Take a look at this list and plan for your festive season among the white sand beaches and thriving marine environments. ... read full story

Regatta-winning S/Y Meteor returns to Royal Huisman for winter refit

October 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Sailing yacht METEOR has returned to the Royal Huisman shipyard for a general maintenance, a refit and her 10-year Lloyd's survey. ... read full story

Charter opulent superyacht Avalon in the Bahamas

October 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

46m/150ft luxury yacht AVALON (ex.KATYA) is available for charter in the Bahamas with an appealing open-plan layout, classically decorated interiors and extensive outdoor spaces for making the most of the sunshine in the Exumas. ... read full story

Special offer: Reduced charter price on M/Y Turquoise in the Caribbean and Bahamas

October 18, 2017

Written by Eva Belanyiova

55m/182ft superyacht TURQUOISE has an incredible price reduction for charters in the Bahamas and the Caribbean this winter. Last refitted in 2017, the sophisticated contemporary interiors are perfect for a glamorous celebration with an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, M/Y TURQUOISE is sure to make your holiday action-packed and unforgettable. ... read full story

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