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CharterWorld is about yacht charter. It’s what we do – organise custom luxury yacht charter holidays around the world. Below you can read the latest worldwide news and information relating to yacht charter and to luxury yachts for charter, both motor yachts and sailing yachts.

The main yacht charter areas include the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, America, Florida & the Bahamas, Europe, or if you want to try something different, there is the South Pacific, Australia, New Zealand and Asia/Indian Ocean. Below is a collection of the articles and news stories that concern luxury superyacht charters. Some of these charter boats are newly launched or newly available for charter and others are newsworthy because they are available to charter in interesting and exotic charter destinations.

If you want to peek at some of the available yachts for charter around the world, you can search here or browse here by length. There is also information about the yacht builders. There is also the charter tag here for general charter related news info.

Please contact the friendly CharterWorld team if you have any questions about any of the charter yachts below or about organising the trip of a lifetime on a luxury yacht charter.

Charter M/Y Mistress for a Mediterranean party to remember

April 28, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Pamper your party guests: 46m/151ft luxury yacht MISTRESS (ex.SHAMWARI, DOLCE FAR NIENTE IV and KALEIDO BEAU) is ready for charter to make your Mediterranean holiday a memorable one.

Built by Benetti in 1990 and last refitted in 2013, Stefano Natucci completed her exterior appearance while her interior was styled by Zuretti for a cohesive classical look.

Motor yacht MISTRESS - Built by Benetti

Motor yacht MISTRESS – Built by Benetti

Luxury yacht MISTRESS offers more than most luxury yachts of her price range and guests can enjoy singing the night away with the karaoke machine or soaking in the splendid heat of the sauna after a day of shopping and sightseeing on land.

Luxury yacht MISTRESS - Main salon

Luxury yacht MISTRESS – Main salon

The main salon uses rich wooden surroundings and vibrant yellow shades to create an extravagant environment ideal for making an impression and celebrating in style with your guests.

Superyacht MISTRESS - Formal dining

Superyacht MISTRESS – Formal dining

Mark your special occasion in the formal dining room, and enjoy every enticing meal prepared by your expert chef.

The main aft deck offers guests a relaxing outdoor lounging area for absorbing the beauty of your Sardinian paradise all day long. After a dip in the water, the main salon is the perfect place to dry off out of the sun and the nearby bar will refresh and hydrate after hours spend in the sea.

“Motor yacht MISTRESS is available for charter in the Mediterranean throughout summer from €85,000-€99,000 per week plus expenses. Find out more today and contact CharterWorld to reserve your dates.

Motor yacht MISTRESS - Alfresco dining

Motor yacht MISTRESS – Alfresco dining

Make the best of the summer weather and dine alfresco at the 12-seater table on the upper deck aft before retreating to the skylounge for an evening of cosy entertaining: With the on board karaoke machine, state-of-the-art audio visual systems and a fully stocked wet bar, the party is sure to run long into the night.

Motor yacht MISTRESS - Sundeck seating and Jacuzzi

Motor yacht MISTRESS – Sundeck seating and Jacuzzi

There’ll be no mistaking M/Y MISTRESS from the docks when her bright yellow sundeck sun umbrellas are out on display: their generous size covers the curving bar-side seating section that will seat all 10 guests plus any visitors that stop by to enjoy your raised Jacuzzi.

Superyacht MISTRESS has a choice selection of equipment for exploration on land an in the water, and her items include:

  • 2 x bikes
  • 2 x kayaks
  • 2 x jet skis
  • 2 x scuba diving equipment, and
  • snorkelling equipment
Motor yacht MISTRESS - Master suite

Motor yacht MISTRESS – Master suite

The accommodation layout is designed to sleep up to 11 guests over 6 cabins: 3 double cabins, 2 twin cabins and 1 single cabin. A crew of 9 will provide everything your guests need for an exceptional experience throughout the charter.

Motor yacht MISTRESS is available for charter in the Mediterranean throughout summer from €85,000-€99,000 per week plus expenses. Find out more today and contact CharterWorld to reserve your dates.

Take your Mediterranean adventure of a lifetime aboard charter yacht Mr. T

April 27, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Bedazzling Baglietto superyacht MR. T is ready for charter in the Western Mediterranean, showcasing elegant exteriors and interiors from designer Francesco Paszkowski.

Superyacht MR. T - Built by Baglietto

Superyacht MR. T – Built by Baglietto

Built in 2014, this 46m/152ft luxury yacht was a finalist in four categories in the Showboats Design Awards and the World Superyacht Awards in 2015:

  • Naval Architecture Award – Displacement Motor Yacht (SDA 2015)
  • Exterior Design and Styling Award – Motor Yacht below 500GT (SDA 2015)
  • Interior Design Award – Motor Yacht below 500GT (SDA 2015)
  • Displacement Motor Yachts of below 500GT – 43m and above (WSA 2015)
Luxury yacht MR. T - Main salon

Luxury yacht MR. T – Main salon

Designed for contemporary comfort and efficient space usage, the main salon uses pale wooden panelling against brilliant white ceilings and furnishings for a bright living space for any time of the day. Whether gathering together in the morning for a day packed full of landmarks, galleries and boutique stores, or a quiet day cruising to your next destination, the main salon has is designed for socialisation and entertainment, with a flatscreen TV seamlessly integrated into the environment.

Motor yacht MR. T - Formal dining

Motor yacht MR. T – Formal dining

The formal dining area applies a minimalist aesthetic to place the focus firmly upon the diners and the mouthwatering cuisine prepared by your professional chef.

Motor yacht MR. T - Alfresco dining and formal dining

Motor yacht MR. T – Alfresco dining and formal dining

The exterior living spaces receive just as much detail and care, creating desirable lounging areas on the main deck aft and shaded alfresco dining on the upper deck aft.

“Motor yacht MR. T is available for charter in the Western Mediterranean this summer from €200,000-€225,000 per week plus expenses. Secure your booking and contact CharterWorld today.”

Luxury yacht MR. T - Flybridge

Luxury yacht MR. T – Flybridge

The flybridge is the heart of exterior living, providing guests with lavish lounging spaces, a wet bar and alfresco dining – all of which benefits from uninterrupted views of your picturesque Amalfi Coast or Balearic Islands destination.

Superyacht MR. T comes with a great selection of water toys, including water skis and diving equipment. As a PADI Certified Training Centre, every guest has the opportunity to earn their PADI diving license among the Mediterranean‘s most spectacular dive sites.

Motor yacht MR. T - Gym

Motor yacht MR. T – Gym

While in transit, guests can wear off excess energy in the lower deck gym that has a range of equipment and opens out onto the stern for fresh air and amazing views of the Mediterranean coastline as you exercise.

Superyacht MR. T - Master suite

Superyacht MR. T – Master suite

The accommodation layout is designed for up to 10 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 double cabins and 2 twin cabins each with a Pullman berth. A professional crew of 9 will provide everything you and your guests need for a stellar charter experience in the Mediterranean.

Motor yacht MR. T is available for charter in the Western Mediterranean this summer from €200,000-€225,000 per week plus expenses. Secure your booking and contact CharterWorld today.

Charter 60m/197ft sailing yacht Seahawk in the South Pacific from June

April 27, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK will be available for charter in the South Pacific this summer, cruising through destinations including Fiji, Tahiti, Vanuatu and New Caledonia.

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK - Built by Perini Navi

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK – Built by Perini Navi

Built in 2013 by Perini Navi with an interior design by Christian Liaigre, superyacht SEAHAWK won the Holistic Design Award category at the 2014 Showboats Design Awards and made it into the finalists at a number of different events:

  • Best Sail 40m+ (International Superyacht Society Awards 2014)
  • Best Sailing Yacht in 40m+ size range (Superyacht Awards 2014)
  • Interior Design Award: Sailing Yachts (Showboats Design Awards 2014)
  • Exterior Design & Styling Award: Sailing Yachts (Showboats Design Awards 2014)

At 60m/197ft, she creates an impressive figure on the water and her interior and exterior spaces are perfectly balanced to make the most of outdoor living in some of the most beautiful locations in the world.

Luxury yacht SEAHAWK - Salon

Luxury yacht SEAHAWK – Salon

The large salon is a contemporary and masculine environments using dark colours, glass and burnished metal for an atmospheric environment that creatively divides the space for formal dining and socialising. Forward of the salon is the media room for entertainment while in transit and evenings curled up with a film.

“Discover your piece of paradise this summer on a high performance yacht fresh from maintenance in New Zealand and contact CharterWorld now to secure your favoured dates.”

Superyacht SEAHAWK - Formal dining area

Superyacht SEAHAWK – Formal dining area

On the foredeck guests can take morning coffee at the forward seating or have a cocktail under the stars. The aft deck offers an impressive dining experience with shaded cockpit dining, additional seating and a wet bar. Towards the stern the spacious deck are can be used for sunbathing or exercise using the on board gym equipment.

Sunpads on the flybridge add an additional place for guests to unwind under the tropical sun and in the evenings, the upper flybridge becomes an outdoor cinema for entertainment under the stars.

Superyacht SEAHAWK has a great selection of water toys, which include:

  • 4 x Seabobs
  • 2 x jet skis
  • wake boards
  • water skis
  • scuba diving equipment, and
  • inflatable toys

As an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, every guest has the opportunity to learn how to use the water toys for the first time for skills that last a lifetime.

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK - Master suite with private salon

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK – Master suite with private salon

The on board accommodation sleeps up to 12 guests across 5/6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 VIP staterooms, 2 double cabins and 1 double cabin convertible into 2 cabins. An expert crew of 11 will ensure that everything runs smoothly and your guests receive and exceptional level of service throughout the charter.

Sailing yacht SEAHAWK is available in South Pacific destinations including Fiji, Tonga and Tahiti from €250,000 per week plus expenses. Discover your piece of paradise this summer on a high performance yacht fresh from maintenance in New Zealand and contact CharterWorld now to secure your favoured dates.

M/Y Castellina available for charter in the Western Mediterranean

April 27, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Following a refit, 37m/121ft luxury yacht CASTELLINA (ex.VICTORIA DEL MAR, VIRGINIA DEL MAR and BODACIOUS) is ready for charter in the Western Mediterranean.

Superyacht CASTELLINA - Built by Moonen

Superyacht CASTELLINA – Built by Moonen

Built by Moonen Yachts in 2001 and last refitted in 2017, motor yacht CASTELLINA offers guests an excellent opportunity to charter a tried and tested yacht and crew as some of the first guests within her brand new Claudette Bonville interiors, free from years of wear and tear.

Motor yacht CASTELLINA - Main salon

Motor yacht CASTELLINA – Main salon

The main salon is ready for any occasion with a contemporary facelift on a timeless style. Pale furnishings in cream contrast against dark wooden panelling and brown leather fixtures. Ceiling lighting and lampshades positioned throughout the room give alternative lighting sources once the daylight hours are over to create a laid-back atmosphere while you and your guests plan for the following day as you enjoy a drink from the bar. The formal dining area uses classic elements for a stately touch to mark any important event in style and guests will dine in comfort while savouring mouthwatering meals from the professional chef.

Formal dining aboard luxury yacht CASTELLINA

Formal dining aboard luxury yacht CASTELLINA

Guests looking for an outdoor living space have the option of the lounging area complete with table and bar service on the main deck aft, while on the foredeck there are additional sunpads for an alternative retreat where guests and lie out fully in peace and quiet and soak in the sun.

“Superyacht CASTELLINA is available in the Western Mediterranean this summer from €80,000-€90,000 per week plus expenses. Find out more and reserve your dates today by contacting CharterWorld.”

Seating and bar in the skylounge - Motor yacht CASTELLINA

Seating and bar in the skylounge – Motor yacht CASTELLINA

Entertain your guests on the upper deck in the skylounge, which is equipped with a bar and seating designed for group socialisation and relaxation. As the evening progresses, take a meal out on the upper deck aft at the beautifully laid out circular dining table and wear off your sumptuous dinner while watching the sunset from the seating along the stern.

Superyacht CASTELLINA - Sundeck

Superyacht CASTELLINA – Sundeck

The sundeck promises to be the hub of activity throughout the bright days and long into the starry nights: the wet bar is close at hand to serve guests dining alfresco or sitting in the spa pool taking in the spectacular Mediterranean views.

Luxury yacht CASTELLINA comes with a great selection of water toys, which include:

  • 2 x jet skis
  • 1 x Seabob
  • 1 x kayak
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • 1 x paddleboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment
  • fishing gear, and
  • inflatable and towable toys
Superyacht CASTELLINA - Master suite

Superyacht CASTELLINA – Master suite

The on board accommodation sleeps up to 10 guests in 5 cabins: 1 Master suite and 4 double cabins. A professional crew of 7 will provide your guests with excellent service and ensure that every guest is taken care of.

Superyacht CASTELLINA is available in the Western Mediterranean this summer from €80,000-€90,000 per week plus expenses. Find out more and reserve your dates today by contacting CharterWorld.

Island hop on a Mediterranean charter aboard open yacht Twenty Eight

April 26, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

28m/92ft motor yacht TWENTY EIGHT (ex. ALL FAIRNESS) is ready for Mediterranean charters. Built by Sunseeker in 2012 and refitted in 2016, her walnut interiors create understated elegance for an inviting atmosphere suited to any time of the day.

Sunseeker superyacht TWENTY EIGHT

Sunseeker superyacht TWENTY EIGHT

Luxury yacht TWENTY EIGHT is capable of a maximum of 28 knots, so you and your guests can spend more time at your destination than in transit.

The tonal interiors impress with contemporary charm and an immaculate appearance throughout: the main salon and dining area uses metallic surfaces and highly polished wood against cream carpeting and sofas to great effect.

Motor yacht TWENTY EIGHT - Salon and formal dining area view aft

Motor yacht TWENTY EIGHT – Salon and formal dining area view aft

Sizeable windows allow guests spectacular views as they dine, and guests can socialise out on the aft deck for panoramic views any time of the day. A swim platform provides guests with ease of access when entering and leaving the water, especially with the choice selection of water toys.

For sunbathing, there are sunpads on the foredeck that take in uninterrupted views of your Mediterranean destination, while up on the flybridge a retractable canopy provides open or shaded alfresco dining cooked on the nearby grill. After your meal, sip on a cocktail from the wetbar and watch the stars emerge in the sky.

Open yacht TWENTY EIGHT - Master suite

Open yacht TWENTY EIGHT – Master suite

The accommodation is designed for a maximum of 8 guests over 4 cabins: An experienced crew of 4 will ensure that guests have everything they need for a relaxed and memorable cruise in the world’s favourite charter destination.

Open yacht TWENTY EIGHT is available for charter across the Mediterranean from €55,000 per week plus expenses. To find out more about her summer availability, contact CharterWorld now.

Summer 2017: 10 brand new superyachts for charter in the Mediterranean

April 26, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

At the end of the first quarter of 2017, there have been plenty of new names added to the Mediterranean charter world – and a lot of them brand new builds. The Western Mediterranean is enjoying a surge in popularity and with the summer season well on its way, time is running out to reserve your preferred cruising dates in the Mediterranean.

Whether you are a seasoned Cote d’Azur cruiser or as new to the world of yacht charters as these stunning superyachts, you and your charter guests can select a type of yacht perfectly suited to your holiday destination and activities.

There is still time to book any one of these 10 fantastic new builds – or perhaps you will spot them on your travels.

Here Comes the Sun – Plenty of space, plenty to do

At 83m/272ft, luxury yacht HERE COMES THE SUN from Amels is a presence on the water and is sure to draw looks.

Superyacht HERE COMES THE SUN - Built by Amels

Superyacht HERE COMES THE SUN – Built by Amels

Two designers with a world class reputation worked on her exterior and interior, and they are Tim Heywood and Winch Design respectively. The main salon features pale wooden panelling throughout similar in colour to the rosy paint used on the limited edition hull. Vibrant orange accents draw the eye while matt and sheen textures playfully manipulate light in the environment.

The colour scheme is continued up onto the Owner’s deck where there is over 300m² of interior and exterior space dedicated to lifestyle living with choice lounging areas.

Motor yacht HERE COMES THE SUN - Sundeck concept

Motor yacht HERE COMES THE SUN – Sundeck concept

The spa pool on the sundeck receives pride-of place and will easily seat up to 8 guests for a soak in the sun or under the stars, while the large bar and lounging area enhance any celebration.

The impressive variety of water toys and tenders will allow guests to explore every inch of their Mediterranean idyll, from the bays of the Balearic Islands to the shipwrecks of Dubrovnik and Rovinj.

From her glorious 26m² sundeck down to her beach club with bar, luxury yacht HERE COMES THE SUN represents the best of contemporary innovation and design from the first quarter of 2017.

Accommodation: 12 guests, 10 cabins: 1 Master suite, 3 VIP staterooms, 2 double cabins and 4 convertible twin cabins.

Crew: 25

Facilities: PADI Certified Training Centre, swimming pool, spa room, sauna, cinema, beach club, lift (elevator), wi-fi

Price per week: €1,200,000-€1,300,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Cloud 9 – Heavenly holidays aboard a glamorous superyacht

CRN Yachts was one of the first shipyards to launch a yacht in 2017 and they set the bar high with 74m/242ft superyacht CLOUD 9. Zuccon worked in conjunction with the CRN engineering team to ensure top of the range performance on board, while Winch Design created five fabulous decks of seamless interior and exterior spaces perfect for a tranquil Mediterranean charter with family and friends.

 

Superyacht CLOUD 9 - Built by CRN Yachts

Superyacht CLOUD 9 – Built by CRN Yachts

The bespoke interior is bright and airy, maximising the light from the vast windows by using pale wooden panelling and matching furnishings throughout. The neutral tone is broken by a splash of teal blue in amongst the furnishings and artwork to create a welcoming and relaxing environment suitable for any time of the day. On the main deck the 12 metre pool will bring everyone together for lazy sunny afternoons as a family.

Accommodation: 12 guests, 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 4 double cabins and 2 convertible twin cabins.

Crew: 22

Facilities: PADI Certified Training Centre, swimming pool, spa room, sauna, beach club, helipdad, lift (elevator), wi-fi

Price per week: €875,000-€896,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Sarastar – Brooding beauty

Mondo Marine launched striking black 60m/198ft motor yacht SARASTAR in the third quarter of 2016 and she has since become available for charter in the Mediterranean. Designed with entertainment in mind, guests will find masculine exteriors and interiors filled with bold contrasts, sharp angles and clear-cut lines with a minimalist aesthetic.

Luxury yacht SARASTAR - Built by Mondo Marine

Luxury yacht SARASTAR – Built by Mondo Marine

The main salon and dining area form the family hub, where a massive white sofa faces a flatscreen TV for entertainment while in transit. The single large space is filled with light throughout the day from the expansive floor to ceiling windows lining both the both port and starboard sides as well as opening out onto the main deck aft.

Above the formal dining table a shard-like chandelier creates an eye-catching and artistic addition to the dining experience. Up to 12 guests can dine in modern splendour, where the focus is firmly on the guests and the exquisite cuisine.

The bedrooms add some classic charm with delicate tree-top scenes that match the vibrant accent colour of the cabin. In the ensuite bathrooms, marble is used to great effect for invigorating and opulent surroundings that fit in flawlessly with the cabin and deck decor.

Motor yacht SARASTAR - Beach club

Motor yacht SARASTAR – Beach club

Ready for entertaining additional visitors while quayside, the sun deck has a large wetbar able to seat up to 8 guests while additional chairs and sofas areas placed in the sunlight and shade allow guests to spread out for smaller conversations without leaving the main group.

Accommodation: 12 guests, 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 3 double cabins and 1 twin cabin.

Crew: 11

Facilities: Beach club, helipdad, dancefloor, wi-fi

Price per week: €364,000-€392,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Rhea – Cloud-like poise from a custom ketch

If you are looking to reduce the amount of modern distractions in your life and revel in the romance of sails, then 55m/179ft luxury yacht RHEA (ex.CHRONOS) from ARK Yachts will be your holiday dream.

Luxury schooner RHEA - Built by Ark Yachts

Luxury schooner RHEA – Built by Ark Yachts

Sailing from one fantastic Mediterranean idyll to the next, the outdoor deck space makes a great sunbathing area and the cockpit can seat all guests under a canvas shade for fine dining throughout the day and evening.

Diving equipment, a windsurfer and kayaks are available as part of the water toys selection on board and guests will be able to spend hours of fun in the water before returning to beautifully fitted teak and mahogany cabins to prepare for the next day of adventure.

Sailing yacht RHEA - Cockpit dining

Sailing yacht RHEA – Cockpit dining

Able to accommodate twice as many guests than most motor yachts, sailing yacht RHEA is an ideal choice for corporate event charters and large parties looking to celebrate a special occasion.

Accommodation: 26 guests, 13 cabins: 1 Master suite, 10 double cabins and 2 twin cabins.

Crew: 10

Facilities: Wi-fi

Price per week: €52,000-€60,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Seven Sins – Boundless temptation in the Mediterranean

52m/125ft motor yacht SEVEN SINS from Sanlorenzo is one of the newest yachts for charter in the Mediterranean. Mauro Micheli of Oficina Italiana Design created her fluid exterior and interior appearance using contemporary styling for effortless and understated beauty.

Motor yacht SEVEN SINS - Photo credit Sanlorenzo

Motor yacht SEVEN SINS – Photo credit Sanlorenzo

Floor-to-ceiling windows provide panoramic views of your Mediterranean location, whether it be the white-washed homes of Mykonos in Greece or the glittering cityscape of Cannes along the French Riviera.

As functional as she is glamorous, luxury yacht SEVEN SINS is built with a glass-sided pool on the main deck, as well as on board beauty facilities including a spa room with massage facilities, a sauna and a steam room.

The exterior is a perfect balance of shaded and exposed living areas and guests will be spoiled for choice between sun loungers, sunpads and sofas throughout a week-long charter.

Luxury yacht SEVEN SINS - Alfresco dining

Luxury yacht SEVEN SINS – Alfresco dining

Whether in motion or at anchor, the beach club receives natural light without the need of an open side due to the broad skylight to make another lounge area that is just as desirable as the other salons.

Accommodation: 12 guests, 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 VIP staterooms and 3 guest cabins.

Crew: 9

Facilities: Swimming pool, spa room, sauna, steam room, beach club, gym, wi-fi

Price per week: €260,000-€275,000

Charter grounds: Mediterranean

“To find out more information about the facilities and Mediterranean availability of any of these magnificent cutting-edge superyachts, contact CharterWorld today.”

Da Vinci – Speed through the sultry summer days

Island hoppers and those with ambitious itineraries will need a superyacht that can keep up the pace and Mangusta‘s 50m/164 open yacht DA VINCI can do exactly that: Cruising at 25 knots and capable of up to 38 knots, your party could be visiting the villas of Capri one day and shopping in the ancient city of Naples or Salerno the next.

Open yacht DA VINCI - Built by Mangusta, part of the Overmarine Group

Open yacht DA VINCI – Built by Mangusta, part of the Overmarine Group

Immaculately presented and ready to receive guests, luxury yacht DA VINCI has the added benefit of a bar to complement the beautiful contemporary lounging area and dining table.

A toy chest containing Waverunners, paddleboards and kayaks add to the entertainment wherever your party chooses to cruise.

Accommodation: 10 guests, 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 1 double cabin and 2 twin cabins.

Crew: —

Facilities: Wi-fi

Price per week: €225,000-€250,000

Charter grounds: Mediterranean

 

Satori – Mark your special occasion while you sail

Launched in Turkey by the Big Blue Yachting Company, 2017-built sailing yacht SATORI is a stunning 42m/136ft schooner with timeless interiors in a neutral palette suitable for any occasion.

Sailing yacht SATORI - Built by Big Blue Yachting Company

Sailing yacht SATORI – Built by Big Blue Yachting Company

Inside, the combined main salon and dining area are divided into smaller seating areas and take advantage of the broad windows for bright interiors ideal for reading and hobbies. In the evenings, a widescreen TV has plenty of entertainment and a fireplace will dry and warm guests who have spent the day snorkelling in the Mediterranean Sea.

On the deck there are a number of places for guests to rest and relax: Sun loungers face the port and starboard sides and there are shaded sunpads to the aft of the outdoor lounging area so that everyone has the opportunity to take in the summer sunshine and watch the changing landscape as you sail on by.

Accommodation: 10 guests, 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 3 double cabins and 1 convertible twin cabin.

Crew: 7

Facilities: Gym, wifi

Price per week: €77,000-€84,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Soprano – The star of the show

Dutch shipbuilder Hakvoort also has an offering for the Mediterranean charter market of 2017 in 38m/125ft luxury yacht SOPRANO, a yacht designed for global bluewater cruising featuring naval architecture and exterior design by Diana Yacht Design and an interior by Felix Buytendijk.

2017-built motor yacht Soprano at the Hakvoort Netherlands shipyard. Photo credit: Hakvoort

2017-built motor yacht Soprano at the Hakvoort Netherlands shipyard. Photo credit: Hakvoort

Superyacht SOPRANO is prepared to take advantage of the best Mediterranean weather: her spacious sundeck is covered with sun loungers and the bar has a great selection of drinks on offer for guests to sip while soaking in the Jacuzzi.

Accommodation: 9 guests, 4 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 double cabin and 2 twin cabins.

Crew: 7

Facilities: PADI Certified Training Centre, gym, wi-fi

Price per week: €100,000-€110,000

 

Sabbatical – Adventure awaits

29m/96ft open yacht SABBATICAL from Sanlorenzo is the yacht of choice for island-hoppers who want to see as much of the Mediterranean diversity as possible. Whether visiting Sardinia and Corsica, the Balearic Islands or the Dalmatian Coast, charter guests can see it all in style aboard this contemporary yacht that maximises natural illumination through skylights and reflective contemporary surfaces.

Luxury yacht SABBATICAL - Built by Sanlorenzo

Luxury yacht SABBATICAL – Built by Sanlorenzo

The highly polished flybridge is ready for receiving guests, seating up to 10 for alfresco dining and sunny afternoons spent napping on the sun loungers.

Accommodation: 10 guests, 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 3 double cabins and 1 convertible twin cabin.

Crew: 4

Facilities: Wi-fi.

Price per week: €70,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Mowana – Contemporary comfort and style

23m/76ft MOWANA from Sunseeker is a brand new 2017 build heading to the glimmering waters of the Dalmatian Coast this summer. Capable of sleeping 8 guests and cruising with 12 in addition to her maximum speed of 34 knots, she is an ideal choice for smaller charter parties wanting an open yacht to dart from one awe-inspiring dive spot to the next.

2017 build MOWANA - A Sunseeker 75 open yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

2017 build MOWANA – A Sunseeker 75 open yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

The refined salon contrasts dark wood against pale furnishings that use subdued detailing from textures and patterns to create a lavish and welcoming environment for the whole family.

Luxury yacht MOWANA - Salon inside a Sunseeker 75 yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

Luxury yacht MOWANA – Salon inside a Sunseeker 75 yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

On the main deck aft guests can dine alfresco or finish off the latest novel in the invigorating Croatian air, while on the foredeck the seating area is perfectly situated for morning coffee while plush sunpads provide a comfortable and convenient place to while away the hours and socialise.

MOWANA - A Sunseeker 75 open yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

MOWANA – A Sunseeker 75 open yacht. Photo credit: Sunseeker

When guests want an outdoor retreat after mornings spent exploring quaint seaside villages and dazzling underwater caves, the expansive flybridge has enough room for all guests to gather together in outdoor opulence. Absorb the best views on board from the sunpads, or enjoy a delicious meal at the large dining table with a retractable canopy to create the best exterior environment for any time of the day.

Accommodation: 8 guests, 4 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 double cabin and 2 twin cabins.

Crew: 2

Facilities: Wi-fi

Price per week: €37,500

Charter grounds: Croatia

To find out more information about the facilities and Mediterranean availability of any of these magnificent cutting-edge superyachts, contact CharterWorld today.

Drone Video of the Luxury Expedition Yacht LEGEND

April 26, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Brought back to life in 2016, luxury expedition charter yacht Legend returned to the Netherlands. She was rebuilt by Icon Yachts last year and since then travelled to some incredible places, including Norway and Antarctica. Watch her drone video below showcasing the head-turning exterior of this icebreaker.

LEGEND superyacht - photo courtesy of Diana Yacht Design

LEGEND superyacht – photo courtesy of Diana Yacht Design

Legend is a 77.4m fully classified Class I icebreaker, which can cruise anywhere in the world. Diana Yacht Design was responsible for the exterior profile, while Jan Verkerk teamed up with Thom Beerens to create the interior.

The luxury explorer yacht Legend carries a lot of water toys and various tenders. She also hosts a helipad for easy access to the most remote locations and can store a submarine and two snowmobiles.

Some fantastic luxury amenities are found onboard Legend. There is a fully equipped gymnasium, a Balinese Spa with sauna, Jacuzzi, and a beauty salon. Total relaxation at the end of adventure and exploration is guaranteed when chartering motor yacht Legend. Snuggle up in a lounge with a book or watch a movie at the Movie theatre, or take a dip in the swimming pool – the entertainment and leisure options are endless.

You can view photos of Legend cruising the icy waters of Antartica here.

MY LEGEND is offering a special weekly rate of EUR 475,000 (including the rental of the onboard submarine) for a charter between the 1st and 8th of June from Illulissat to Nuuk, Greenland. If you would like to charter motor yacht Legend please contact your preferred charter broker now.

Charter locations:
May to 19th of June 2017: Greenland/ Northern Europe
July / August / September 2017: Mediterranean
December 2017 to February 2018: Antarctica/ Patagonia

 

New Build 39.5m Expedition Yacht for Charter due 2018

April 25, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The New Zealand shipbuilder Profab Engineering is building a new superyacht for charter – The Beast. Designed as a charter superyachts, the 39.5m catamaran The Beast is scheduled for delivery in 2018 and will be a fantastic new addition to the New Zealand and South Pacific charter market.

Catamaran The Beast

Catamaran The Beast

With a beam of 12m, The Beast has a total gross tonnage of 495GT. Accommodation will be provided for a total of 12 guests in 5 cabins. Luxurious feel onboard The Beast is also provided by airy open spaces, as well as plenty of options for outdoor entertainment.

Catamaran The Beast Profab Engineering

Catamaran The Beast Profab Engineering

One of the great features of this catamaran includes the ability carry a 13m Sportfisher, a 9m Amphibious tender, kayaks, paddle boards, dive equipment and a full range of heavy and light fishing equipment. The Beast hosts a Teppanyaki restaurant style BBQ on the fly bridge. The Beast is capable of carrying 76,000 litres of fuel for an extensive range.

The Beast - Profab Engineering

The Beast – Profab Engineering

Catamaran The Beast was designed by LOMOcean, the New Zealand design company, who has designed shadow vessel Charley, recently launched in Australia.

Motor yacht Seanna: Confirmed Zone 1 berth for Monaco Grand Prix charter

April 21, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

56m/185ft superyacht SEANNA (ex.NEWVIDE, GALLANT LADY) is ready for charter in the Mediterranean ans has a confirmed berth in Zone 1 for the Monaco Grand Prix, and can host up to 150 guests when dockside.

Luxury yacht SEANNA - Built by Delta Marine

Luxury yacht SEANNA – Built by Delta Marine

Built by Delta Marine in 2001 and last refitted in 2014, she underwent extensive lengthening by Rybovich Shipyard and her revamped rebuild now includes a beach club and swim platform for better access and even more sunbathing opportunities in the picturesque Mediterranean.

The main salon is ready to receive and entertain extra guests, offering spacious window bay seating as well as a central lounge complete with coffee table. A widescreen TV will showcase all of the action live and for evening entertainment there is a great film selection available as well as a Gran Tour piano for live entertainment. A formal dining table located within the main salon will seat up to 10 guests for a memorable meal in classically styled surroundings.

The main salon can also be converted into a dance floor, with specialist AV equipment available for your event.

The outdoor lounge on the main deck aft aboard motor yacht SEANNA

The outdoor lounge on the main deck aft aboard motor yacht SEANNA

Two more comfortable and stylish seating areas are located on the main deck aft, where guests can gather together for outdoor socialisation surrounded by the beautiful architecture of French Rivera destinations such as Cannes or Monaco. The beach club on the lower deck provides another stunning setting for guests to gather beside the water and the area has another widescreen TV so that no one misses a moment of the action.

A second salon on the bridge deck adds another space for guests to spread out and enjoy more private conversation while sipping on a drink from the bar. Alfresco dining on the bridge deck aft offers an alternative to the formal dining area and is just as suitable for marking special occasions and events under the sunset and stars.

“Luxury yacht SEANNA from Delta Marine is ready for charter in the Mediterranean this summer from €287,000-€336,000 per week plus expenses. Make your booking now and contact CharterWorld to secure your dates for the Monaco Grand Prix.”2

Motor yacht SEANNA - Sundeck Jacuzzi and sun loungers

Motor yacht SEANNA – Sundeck Jacuzzi and sun loungers

On the top deck, the interior has been turned into a VIP stateroom with 360° views of your Mediterranean location. Out on the sundeck there is a lounging area consisting of armchairs and sun loungers, but it is the spacious spa pool with surrounding bar seating that takes pride of place.

Superyacht SEANNA has an excellent selection of equipment and water toys, including:

  • 1 x Drone with camera
  • 2 x Waverunners
  • 2 x kayaks
  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 2 x wakeboards
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable and towable toys

While in transit, there is an outdoor gym for guests to wear off excess energy and afterwards rest tired muscles in the naturally lit and spacious sauna.

Motor yacht SEANNA - Master suite

Motor yacht SEANNA – Master suite

The accommodation sleeps a maximum of 12 guests over 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 3 VIP staterooms and 2 twin cabins. A professional crew of 12 will provide everything you and your guests require for an amazing charter experience.

Luxury yacht SEANNA from Delta Marine is ready for charter in the Mediterranean this summer from €287,000-€336,000 per week plus expenses. Make your booking now and contact CharterWorld to secure your dates for the Monaco Grand Prix.

Charter superyacht Rockstar in the Caribbean

April 21, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

49m/161ft charter yacht ROCKSTAR (ex.BLIND DATE) from Trinity Yachts is ready to live up to her name in the Caribbean this summer: sumptuous meals in lavish interiors and a host of water toys await her charter guests.

Luxury yacht ROCKSTAR - Built by Trinity Yachts

Luxury yacht ROCKSTAR – Built by Trinity Yachts

Built in 2009, motor yacht ROCKSTAR features the interior design work of Patrick Knowles, who uses silver and creams and delicate lighting within warm wooden surroundings for classic Hollywood era glamour combined with modern style.

Motor yacht ROCKSTAR - Main salon

Motor yacht ROCKSTAR – Main salon

In the main salon plush furnishings create a welcome space for guests to relax after a long day on tired feet and the seating arrangement is dieally positioned for socialising as a large group or watching a film together in the evenings.

Superyacht ROCKSTAR - Formal dining area

Superyacht ROCKSTAR – Formal dining area

Forward of the main salon the formal dining area shares the same open room and seats 8 guests under the intricate lighting.

“Superyacht ROCKSTAR is available in the Caribbean this summer from $199,000-$230,000 USD per week plus expenses. Contact CharterWorld for more information, or discover other luxury yachts available in the Caribbean.”

Luxury yacht ROCKSTAR - Skylounge

Luxury yacht ROCKSTAR – Skylounge

The glamorous skylounge will impress with its immaculate silvery furnishings and bright airy environment. The skylounge bar offers guests an array of cocktails and choice labels and is ideally situated to serve a group dining alfresco on the upper deck aft. Forward of the skylounge there is a Portuguese deck for guests to absorb panoramic views of Caribbean destinations such as Anguilla and the Grenadines while relaxing under the tropical sun.

Motor yacht ROCKSTAR - Sundeck spa pool and sunpads

Motor yacht ROCKSTAR – Sundeck spa pool and sunpads

The spectacular sundeck has everything for a day and evening of relaxation: the integrated seating area to the aft is more than large enough to accommodate visitors, and the sunpads and Jacuzzi are both excellent places for guests to relax and unwind with a drink from the bar after long days of land-based exploration and shopping.

Luxury yacht ROCKSTAR comes with a fantastic selection of water toys, and the selection includes:

  • 2 x Waverunners
  • 2 x kayaks
  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment
  • fishing equipment, and
  • inflatable and towable toys

As an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, every guest has the opportunity to learn how to use the water toys for the first time. While in transit, guests can maintain their fitness routine in the on board gym.

Superyacht ROCKSTAR - Split level Master suite

Superyacht ROCKSTAR – Split level Master suite

The on board accommodation layout sleeps up to 12 guests over 5 cabins: 1 split-level Master suite, 3 double cabins and 1 twin cabin with 2 Pullman berths. A crew of 10 will provide everything you and your guests need for a spectacular charter experience in one of the world’s most popular charter grounds.

Superyacht ROCKSTAR is available in the Caribbean this summer from $199,000-$230,000 USD per week plus expenses. Contact CharterWorld for more information, or discover other luxury yachts available in the Caribbean.