Unwind on a Bermuda and Bahamas charter aboard luxury yacht H

April 10, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

43m/140ft superyacht H from Benetti is available for charter in Bermuda and the Bahamas this summer, with availability for the America’s Cup.

Superyacht H - Built by Benetti

Superyacht H – Built by Benetti

Built in 2015, M/Y H has naval architecture, interiors and exteriors designed by Stefano Righini.

Motor yacht H - Main salon

Motor yacht H – Main salon

The salon and dining area comprises one large space in silvery tones and each area is clearly marked by function: Two large armchairs with cup holders face the widescreen TV, while behind there is a sitting area with the sofas and arm chairs arranged around a central coffee table for reading and conversation under the bright natural light pouring in from the vast windows.

Guests will find dining for two in the salon interior perfectly located to enjoy port-side views of the beautiful Bermuda landscape, from pink beaches to towering lighthouses alternatively, there are a number of options for dining on board and the main deck aft has a removable canopy to shade guests eating outside on the comfortable sofa. The area is an excellent space for restful moments outdoors and when anchored at your remote Bahamas beach, the extendable beach club becomes the perfect space to sun lounge beside the lapping water.

Superyacht H - Main deck aft

Superyacht H – Main deck aft

When you and your guests need refreshments, the skylounge has a bar with a great selection on offer to accompany your evening meal at the formal dining table, or while watching a film on the impressive TV. The upper deck aft seats 8 guests in for a meal with friends and family under the colours of a tropical sunset. A seating area beside the aft balustrades will give guests the enviable opportunity to take in the picturesque islands of Bermuda and the Bahamas surrounded by transparent reef-filled waters.

Luxury yacht H - Skylounge

Luxury yacht H – Skylounge

Whether partying day or night or taking life at your own pace, the sundeck is fully equipped for entertainment and rest: a bar will serve drinks to friends and family relaxing on the sofas and armchairs while watching sports on the TV above the bar.

Superyacht H - Sundeck bar and lounging area
Superyacht H – Sundeck bar and lounging area

Forward of the lounging area are two enormous sunpads that are generously deep for a comfortable rest. The Jacuzzi is inlaid into the deck at the very front for easy access entering and leaving its powerful jets. Here, guests can enjoy 180 views of one of the world’s most popular charter grounds.

“Luxury yacht H is available in Bermuda and the Bahamas from $150,000-$175,000 USD per week plus expenses. For more information and to reserve your dates, contact CharterWorld today.”

M/Y H - Sundeck sunpads and Jacuzzi

M/Y H – Sundeck sunpads and Jacuzzi

The on board accommodation is designed for up to 10 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite and 4 guest cabins. A crew of 7 will ensure that every guest has a fantastic holiday throughout their charter.

Superyacht H - Main deck cabin

Superyacht H – main deck cabin

 

Luxury yacht H is available in Bermuda and the Bahamas from $150,000-$175,000 USD per week plus expenses. For more information and to reserve your dates, contact CharterWorld today.

20 of the Best America’s Cup Luxury Yachts for Charter

April 07, 2017

Written by Eva Belanyiova

The 35th America’s Cup is almost around the corner and in no time we will be holding our breaths following the most important and one of the most exhilarating of sailing events on this year’s calendar. Those of you that want nothing less than the top service, top view and the top accommodation over this period, we have chosen no less than 20 of the best charter yachts that are available for the event. This year’s race will take place from 26th May through to 27th June 2017 in the beautiful setting of Bermuda, off the East Coast of North America, giving you the opportunity to not only follow the action on the water but also discover Bermuda’s pink-sand beaches and relaxed atmosphere. This is only a selection of the vessels and there might be others that could suit your requirements better, so don’t hesitate too much and contact our brokers for additional information and advice, as well as the full list of yachts that correspond to your budget and style.

EMIRATES TEAM NEW ZEALAND - Photo credit RALI New Zealand

EMIRATES TEAM NEW ZEALAND – Photo credit RALI New Zealand

“Yachting enthusiasts from around the world will turn their attention to the Great Sound, where the best sailors on the fastest boats will race to achieve the oldest trophy in international sport.” America’s Cup 2017

Spanish Point Bermuda - Photo credit Bermuda Tourism Authority

Spanish Point Bermuda – Photo credit Bermuda Tourism Authority

THE YACHTS

MARIE

Yet another perfect and sophisticated yacht to view the race in style, envied by the rest of the spectators. Marie was designed by Andre Hoek and constructed by Vitters. The 2010-launched vessel can sleep four guests in two twin cabins, two guests in the VIP suite and two in the elegant master suite. The master stateroom also boasts a private deckhouse and cockpit.

Sailing Ketch Marie - Image credit Tom Nitsch Image

Sailing Ketch Marie – Image credit Tom Nitsch Image

Interiors are modern, with styling and decoration by David Easton. Anigre-crafted panels and traditional art pieces are the main features, adding to her warm and homely ambience. There is a lovely outdoor seating and dining area to accommodate all guests either for a nice meal or to socialise and relax. Marie also has an impressive sail area, well-balanced with the hull in order to be easily steered manually in all wind conditions.

The cockpit offers a fabulous possibility for outdoor dining and relaxation aboard SY MARIE

The cockpit offers a fabulous possibility for outdoor dining and relaxation aboard SY MARIE

H

The exquisite luxury yacht H is a fantastic 42.6m vessel that can accommodate up to ten people in five cabins. This yacht was delivered by Benetti in 2015 and usually cruises around Bermuda during the summer months. With her very modern and artistic interior, H has a stunning cocktail bar found near the glass dining table in the open plan main saloon. There’s also a cinema screen and lots of seating for guests to relax on.

Luxury yacht H cruising - Photo courtesy of Benetti

Luxury yacht H cruising – Photo courtesy of Benetti

Talk about the race with fellow passengers at a shaded dining table on the deck while enjoying a tasty meal. Chill out in the lounge bar that also has comfortable seats and a TV to watch highlights of this ever-popular yacht race. The deck is also spacious enough to feature a Jacuzzi, a beach club with sun loungers and many sun pads.

Great Beach Club on motor yacht H - Photo courtesy of Benetti

Great Beach Club on motor yacht H – Photo courtesy of Benetti

SYCARA V

Charter the Sycara V for an out of this world experience. The 68.15m superyacht has a dark blue hull and sleeps up to 12 in six cabins. Delivered in 2010 by Nobiskrug this yacht has plenty of water toys, a Jacuzzi, sun pads and a cocktail bar. How about a workout session in the well-equipped gym? Then afterwards have a relaxing massage or an hour, if you can stand it, in the steam room.

SYCARA V from above - photo credit Nobiskrug shipyard

SYCARA V from above – photo credit Nobiskrug shipyard

There’s also a TV lounge and a home office if you need to keep in touch with colleagues back at the office. The stunning beach club has an elegant reception area where you can dry off after a swim. Dine at one of the four al fresco dining spots to enjoy a delicious meal while waiting for the sun to set. With a weekly charter rate of 585,000 Euros, Sycara V is certainly a superyacht that will give you a great vantage point for the Cup.

Amazing al fresco dining possibilities on SYCARA V - Photo credit Nobiskrug

Amazing al fresco dining possibilities on SYCARA V – Photo credit Nobiskrug

DRUMBEAT

Drumbeat is a magnificent vessel and one that wouldn’t look out of place to charter at the America’s Cup. Accommodating up to 11 people in five cabins, Drumbeat is ideal for families who can’t get enough of this heart-stopping race. At 53m in length, this superyacht has roomy lower decks where spectators can gather in the large saloon. The beautifully decorated dining room plays host to intimate suppers by candlelight.

Sailing yacht DRUMBEAT

Sailing yacht DRUMBEAT

The bridge deck and aft deck are where you can enjoy a scrumptious breakfast before finding the perfect spot to settle and watch the world’s fastest sailing yachts battle for the glory. Relax on the comfortable sun pads while the children are kept entertained in the beach club. They can choose from a huge selection of water toys, too.

“We were most pleased. I cannot commend enough our Captain and crew. We loved DRUMBEAT and would highly recommend it’s charter to all. ” Charters in Vanuatu, South Pacific

Brakfast aboard Sailing Yacht DRUMBEAT by Dubois Naval Architects

Breakfast aboard Sailing Yacht DRUMBEAT by Dubois Naval Architects

LADY KATHRYN V

This sleek, stylish 62m motor yacht was delivered in 2011 by Lürssen and holds up to 12 guests in six beautifully furnished cabins. The interior of the vessel was designed by Adam Lay Studio. Feeling like a stately home, Lady Kathryn V has a large saloon complete with grand piano. Relax in a conservatory-like room, just right for afternoon tea or in the lounge with a champagne bar.

Lady Kathryn V by Lurssen Yachts

Lady Kathryn V by Lurssen Yachts

There’s sufficient deck space to seat guests for a dinner party. In between the races, you can take an hour or so to sunbathe on the owner’s private terrace lying on a sun pad or chill out in the Jacuzzi. With a good choice of water toys from jet skis to diving gear, a gym and a golfing equipment, their plenty to do while on holiday in Bermuda.

Inside the superyacht LADY KATHRYN V by Lurssen Yachts

Inside the superyacht LADY KATHRYN V by Lurssen Yachts

MALTESE FALCON

This beautiful and iconic 88m yacht underwent massive refurbishment in the winter of 2015-2016 and is now the ideal vessel to charter alongside the America’s Cup race. Sleeping up to 12 passengers in six cabins the yacht has three enormous masts and magnificent sails. It incorporates an on-deck Jacuzzi, an al fresco cinema screen as well as outdoor dining tables for you to enjoy an evening meal under the stars.

The one and only Maltese Falcon

The one and only Maltese Falcon

With a state-of-the-art gymnasium, a reading room, formal dining room and bar this exquisite sailing yacht also boasts a beautiful spa treatment area with a masseuse. The spacious saloon is perfect to meet up with other guests to talk about the current events. For something a little different, take advantage of the water toys which include four tenders, scuba diving equipment, jet skis, water skis and an inflatable water slide.

Great dining aboard Maltese Falcon

Great dining aboard Maltese Falcon

MONDANGO 3

Sleek, stylish and great to look at. Mondango 3 can accommodate up to 11 guests in five superb cabins. This spectacular yacht can also host about 25 spectators to join you on board to watch the race at close quarters while at anchor.

56m MONDANGO 3 by Alloy Yachts - Image credit to Chris Lewis

56m MONDANGO 3 by Alloy Yachts – Image credit to Chris Lewis

This 56.4m sailing beauty has a Jacuzzi, sun pads, an al fresco dining table and plenty of sun loungers on deck. There’s also a good-sized swim platform as well as a side boarding platform. With a huge cinema screen in the main saloon, a gorgeous dining room and a contemporary interior, designed by Reymond Langton Design, this vessel is one of the many ideal choices for your next ‘holiday with a difference’.

Sit back and relax aboard Mondango 3

Sit back and relax aboard Mondango 3

ELEONORA

The classically designed sailing yacht Eleonora represents a luxurious vessel that was delivered in 2000 by GraafShip, designed similarly to Westward, a well-known racing schooner.

 Luxury Schooner Eleonora - Photo by Franco Pace

Luxury Schooner Eleonora – Photo by Franco Pace

Having a huge deck with sun pads and al fresco dining facilities, Eleonora is ideal for relaxing. If you prefer being more energetic try one of the three tenders, water skis and snorkelling gear on board. With a wood panelling interior and 19th-century style furnishings, the open plan dining area and lounge are ornate, yet very homely and inviting. The four guest cabins have plenty of storage space and writing desks, useful if you want to keep in touch with family or friends and tell them just how exciting your holiday in Bermuda has been.

Complete relaxation aboard ELEONORA after a day of great sailing

Complete relaxation aboard ELEONORA after a day of great sailing

SAFIRA

What can you say about this beautiful vessel that hasn’t already been said? This custom-built, eco-friendly superyacht is 39.2 metres long and won the Naval Architecture Award in 2014 at the Showboats Design Awards. Delivered in 2013 by Newcastle Marine she was refitted in 2015 and can sleep 12 guests in five spacious cabins.

Motor Yacht SAFIRA cruising

Motor Yacht SAFIRA cruising

Safira is one of the best luxury yachts to sail on. Picture the scene: sitting on the top deck or in the Jacuzzi sipping a cocktail from the nearby bar. What could be better than watching some of the world’s fastest sailing vessels racing against each other? Dine al fresco then catch up with fellow passengers to talk about the day’s action in the main saloon. Watch a movie later in the TV lounge or work out in the gym. After an interesting day, it’s time to return to your cabin. The master suite has his and hers walk-in wardrobe along with luxurious en suite bathroom in marble and stonework and a large, super comfortable bed to regain your energy for the next day of excitement ahead.

MARAE

Charter the fabulous Marae to coincide with the AC events. This sleek and streamlined yacht was delivered in 2004 by Alloy Yachts in New Zealand and received a refit in 2014. Expect only the very best onboard of this vessel, which is perfect for relaxing, private holidays or for accommodating a group of friends to join you for a cocktail or two.

The beautiful sailing yacht MARAE from above

The beautiful sailing yacht MARAE from above

Six guests are accommodated in three luxury cabins. There’s plenty of room to sunbathe on the comfortable sun pads or dine al fresco so you don’t miss out on any of the yacht races. On the lower deck, there’s a beautiful saloon with dining area, all in wood panelling along with nautical themed upholstery. Have some nibbles in the upper saloon in the evening to talk about the day’s yachting activities before moving onto the formal dinner served by a highly-experienced on board crew.

Classically styled, marine-themed interiors of sailing yacht Marae

Classically styled, marine-themed interiors of sailing yacht Marae

PIONEER

When you first step on board, you know you’re in good hands. Custom-built by Palmer Johnson, delivered in 1996, this 46m explorer yacht is big enough to accommodate 10 guests in five cabins. Having received a refit in 2015, Pioneer offers fresh interiors with a modern touch and classic comfort.

Motor Yacht PIONEER

Motor Yacht PIONEER

This magnificent yacht has a traditional dining room with a dark wooden table and amazing sea views. It’s a great place to get together with other guests and enjoy a fantastic meal prepared by your personal chef; while the adjoining saloon is ideal for socialising, play a game of cards or simply chat about the day’s events. If you like a book to keep you company, then the onboard library will be your refuge; if sport and fitness are your passion then look no further, as Pioneer also offers an on-board gymnasium to keep you healthy and strong. With its’s split-level sundeck there are always secluded places to sunbathe and unwind. Hop into the Jacuzzi to cool off or sit on one of the comfortable sofas and just relax. You’ll also find a small breakfast bar as well as al fresco dining possibilities on board.

Lower sundeck on PIONEER with Jacuzzi and sunloungers

Lower sundeck on PIONEER with Jacuzzi and sunloungers

MARTHA ANN

At 70 metres built by Lurssen and designed by Espen Oeino with interiors by Francois Zuretti, this yacht is simply a head turner, offering everything you might need to impress your guests. With a professional crew of 21, you can rest assured that your needs will be met and expectations exceeded.

Lurssen Yacht MARTHA ANNA

Lurssen Yacht MARTHA ANNA

Accommodation includes seven lovely cabins with en suite bathrooms, divided into six doubles and one twin cabin. The dramatic guest lobby boasts a spectacular glass elevator and a beautiful staircase. There are numerous conversation areas as well as dining possibilities, both indoor and outside. Sunloungers, Jacuzzi and plenty of water toys complete the picture when planning for that perfect vacation in America.

Classically styled main saloon with grand piano aboard MARTHA ANN

Classically styled main saloon with grand piano aboard MARTHA ANN

MINE GAMES

Yet another beauty to add to the list to choose from. Mine Games spreads 62 metres in length and over 10 metres in width, offering great space both inside and out. There are no issues when it comes to entertainment and fun aboard Mine Games, with a large spa pool, a Turkish bath, a gymnasium and even a grand piano for those funky summer nights to set the mood.

MINE GAMES (ex Bistango) superyacht under way

MINE GAMES (ex Bistango) superyacht under way

Twelve guests can be accommodated overnight in six luxurious cabins with luxury amenities and en suite bathrooms. The master suite is located on the main deck forward and includes a dressing room, a studio and a lounge area, as well as his and hers bathrooms. The bedroom is raised and opens up onto the foredeck area offering magnificent views.

Inviting sun deck with a Jacuzzi to watch amazing horizons from aboard MINE GAMES

Inviting sun deck with a Jacuzzi to watch amazing horizons from aboard MINE GAMES

RHINO

Rhino has it all! Waterslide, jacuzzi, wakeboard, water skis, trampoline and a list goes on and on. No need to worry when you charter this vessel, as everyone, from the youngest to the young at heart will find something to their taste. The yacht is almost 47 metres long with accommodation in five cabins to up to ten guests on board.

Endless fun aboard RHINO including all exciting water slide

Endless fun aboard RHINO including exciting water slide

A professional crew of 10 is ideal to cater for you and your guests, ensuring everything is top-notch and all your requirements are met. Invite additional guests to join you on board during the races and enjoy this spectacle in great company aboard a great vessel. And for that special touch: for the AC charter, the 74’ Rhino Fish will also be available, able to cruise onto the race course!!

Enjoying the lovely sunshine and summer breeze around the Jacuzzi aboard RHINO

Enjoying the lovely sunshine and summer breeze around the Jacuzzi aboard RHINO

GREY MATTERS

Measuring just about 46 metres and spreading about 8 metres in width, Grey Matters was built by Palmer Johnson with interiors by renowned Nuvolari Lenard studio of Italy. The accommodation offers five cabins for up to ten guests in total. There is a crew of seven on board ensuring great comfort and memorable stay on board.

Palmer Johnson 150 Sportsyacht Grey Matters

Palmer Johnson 150 Sportyacht Grey Matters

The yacht offers a VIP package with confirmed dockage at the AC Race Village/Royal Naval Dockyard on the outside of the Breakwater Wall. The America’s cup charter rate includes a 37-foot Axopar St tender with additional two crew members to watch the race.

“We had a great time on Grey Matters. The yacht and crew were just right – and we enjoyed every kind of watersport equipment onboard. The yacht was equipped with the best stabilisation system that we have tried so far. In short – the best charter so far with a very interacting and great crew. Happy Days.” Charter in France

ROSEHEARTY

Rosehearty has a prime birth secured at the 2017 America’s Cup village as well as a VIP spectator Flag. She is a 50-metre Perini Navi-built sailing yacht launched in 2006 and refitted in 2016. The yacht has contemporary and inviting interiors by the renowned designer Christian Liaigre and accommodates up to 12 guests in seven stylish cabins with en suite bathrooms.

2006 Ron Holland sailing yacht Rosehearty

2006 Ron Holland sailing yacht Rosehearty

Appreciated for her stability and windward sailing performance enhanced by a deep swing keep set within a shoal ballasted fixed keel, Rosehearty is a popular charter yacht amongst the guests looking for a true sailing experience and action on the water. While she is fabulous for hands-on sailing and an active holiday, she has also plenty of areas to relax and enjoy the race or engage with your friends and family. Her crew of ten members will ensure you are well looked after and return home with a luggage full of fabulous memories.

Dining on board of charter yacht Rosehearty by Perini Navi

Dining on board of charter yacht Rosehearty by Perini Navi

EROS

The 31-metre classic schooner Eros is also available in Bermuda as well as New England during the rest of the summer season. She was built in 1938 with the last refit in 2016. The yacht is a fabulous choice for rent during the cup, bringing the grace and elegance of this classic beauty into the world of speedy and contemporary vessels racing for the oldest Trophy in the sporting world.

Yacht EROS under sail

Yacht EROS under sail

Four cabins accommodate up to eight charter guests who are serviced by a professional crew of 5. There is a tremendous amount of deck space to entertain and be entertained. Your guests will enjoy the feel of the bygone era while indulging in the modern facilities that are expected aboard luxury yachts these days. Furnished and decorated with style in keeping with her traditional look and maritime feel, Eros is a fabulous option for those in love with sailing and all that goes hand in hand with it.

Unwind on the spacious deck of the lovely sailing yacht EROS

Unwind on the spacious deck of the lovely sailing yacht EROS

JUPITER

30-metre sailing yacht JUPITER is an option for those looking for something reasonably small. She was built by Cantiere Ferri and designed by Giorgetti & Magrini in 1989 with the last refit in 2014. She has a crew of four and accommodation in four cabins to a maximum of eight guests. The large master suite has large double berths, plenty of storage and a bathroom with double sinks. All cabins feature natural ventilation through deck hatches and unique port lights.

Sailing yacht JUPITER udnerway

Sailing yacht JUPITER underway

The yacht has an open, clean look with spacious decks and bright interiors. Al cabins have plenty of natural light and en suite bathrooms. The crew on board is very professional ensuring an endless fun and fantastic holiday for all.

Enjoy the true sailing experience with JUPITER

Enjoy the true sailing experience with JUPITER

The list above might be subject to change and availability, and there might be other suitable yachts for you to charter during the race. For more information we recommend you speak to one our experienced brokers who are able to choose the best suitable vessel for you needs, thanks to their knowledge and expertise in the area. Our possibility to offer unbiased and gratuitous service is unique to this industry and is very much appreciated by our clients and repeat customers. Send us an email or give us a call, to find out why we are the best and the only specialist charter broker you will need for a perfect holiday in Bermuda and during the America’s Cup.

ATHENA

The 90-metre sailing yacht ATHENA is a true spectacle wherever she appears, with her classic lines and imposing naval architecture by Pieter Beeldsnijder and Dykstra & Partners. She was built in 2004 by the Dutch shipyard Royal Huisman and refitted in 2011. Although she features all that a classic sailing beauty should in terms of style, her commodities are anything but classic. She is fitted with all modern amenities and state of the art technology.

The 90 m charter yacht Athena

The 90 m charter yacht Athena

The accommodation comprises five lovely cabins for up ten guests for an overnight stay in luxury with immaculate service by her crew of twenty-one. There is plenty to do on board this vessel, with no shortage of space, given her imposing length overall. Her main saloon offers plenty of seating and is divided into two separate areas one with a game table and the other boasting a piano.

NEVER ENOUGH

48-metre motor yacht NEVER ENOUGH provides a cosy atmosphere in her sumptuous interiors featuring plush furniture and beautiful wood works. She was built by Trinity Yachts and launched in 2006, with the latest refit in 2014. This tri-deck superyacht offers spacious interior and exterior living areas, with accommodation for up to eleven charter guests in five stunningly appointed staterooms with en suite bathrooms and other deluxe amenities. Her elegant decor was created by the renowned designer Evan K Marshall.

Endless fun with water toys aboard motor yacht NEVER ENOUGH

Endless fun with water toys aboard motor yacht NEVER ENOUGH

The upper deck offers the sky lounge, pictured below, with comfortable seating a coffee table, wet bat and full entertainment system. Thanks to the panoramic windows, guests can indulge in the beautiful views of Bermuda and the yacht’s surroundings. Other areas to socialise include her main saloon or exterior deck areas, with possibilities for al fresco dining. NEVER ENOUGH also has a great selection of water toys and a fab beach club.

Relax with your friends and family in the skylounge of MY NEVER ENOUGH

Relax with your friends and family in the skylounge of MY NEVER ENOUGH

ABOUT BERMUDA

Situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda is a group of 181 islands offering crystal clear water, endless amount of pink-sand beaches and plenty of breath-taking cruising grounds to discover. Often surrounded by a cloud of mystery, Bermuda offers its visitors great amount of possibilities to choose from, from on-water activities including your own superyacht toys selection, natural wonders through to recreational and adventure sports activities. So, when you are not cheering for your favourite team, you can rest assured you will find plenty to excite you as well as help you to unwind.

Grape Bay Beach - Photo credit Bermuda Tourism Authority copy

Grape Bay Beach – Photo credit Bermuda Tourism Authority

Make M/Y Red Anchor your Mediterranean charter this summer

April 07, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

37m/120ft motor yacht RED ANCHOR (ex.CLAUDIA) is ready for charter in the Mediterranean this summer, offering guests four decks of stately interiors aboard an RYA Approved Water Sports Centre.

Superyacht RED ANCHOR - Built by Benetti

Superyacht RED ANCHOR – Built by Benetti

Built by Benetti in 2009 and refitted in 2014, Francois Zuretti and Adam Lay completed her interior styling while Stefano Righini is responsible for her external appearance.

Main salon and dining area aboard superyacht RED ANCHOR

Main salon and dining area aboard superyacht RED ANCHOR

The main salon features bold contrasts between the dark wooden panelling and pale white upholstery for an effortlessly grand appearance that never compromises on efficient space usage. The sofas and armchairs form the focal point of the main salon, where guests can enjoy a morning coffee before heading out to discover the ruins of Greece or the boutique shopping of Capri and Monaco.

Luxury yacht RED ANCHOR - Main aft deck

Luxury yacht RED ANCHOR – Main aft deck

The formal dining area can be found farther forward and central of the main deck. Seating up to 10 guests, the pristine white upholstery and bright artwork contrasts starkly with the dark wooden surrounds for an ambient dining experience for everyday meals and celebrating special occasions. Alternatively, guests can dine alfresco on the main deck aft, where the sofa seating is ideal for breakfasts and light snacks in the afternoon and evening.

“Motor yacht Red Anchor is available for Mediterranean charter from €98,000-€115,000 per week plus expenses. To reserve your dates, contact CharterWorld today, or find other superyachts available in the Mediterranean.”

Elegance abounds in the skylounge, where the seating is arranged for optimal socialisation between guests while waiting for a drink from the forward wet bar. Watch the skies change colour as you dine alfresco on the upper deck aft: the dining table provides for up to 10 guests and sun loungers and extra outdoor seating will ensure guests can enjoy the fresh air from early morning until long after the stars speckle the sky.

M/Y RED ANCHOR - Sundeck

M/Y RED ANCHOR – Sundeck

The sun deck remains the choicest spot for lazy afternoons with a book in one hand and a cocktail from the bar in the other, or for admiring the mesmerising views of the Mediterranean while soaking in the Jacuzzi or resting on the sunpads.

Superyacht RED ANCHOR has a great selection of water toys in her tender garage, including:

  • 2 x Waverunners
  • 1 x laser sail boat
  • 1 x windsurfer
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • 1 x kneeboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable and towable toys
Luxury yacht RED ANCHOR - Master suite

Luxury yacht RED ANCHOR – Master suite

The accommodation is designed to sleep a maximum of 10 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 double cabins and 2 double cabins that convert into twins. A crew of 7 will ensure that all guests have a relaxing and enjoyable time throughout the charter.

Motor yacht Red Anchor is available for Mediterranean charter from €98,000-€115,000 per week plus expenses. To reserve your dates, contact CharterWorld today, or find other superyachts available in the Mediterranean.

Savour a classic Mediterranean charter aboard motor yacht MALAHNE

April 07, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Classic yacht MALAHNE is ready for Mediterranean charters this summer, providing her guests with an award-winning refit from the World Superyacht Awards 2016. Built in 1937, 50m/165ft M/Y MALAHNE survived the dangers of World War II and hosted many prominent historical figures before she entered the charter market.

Classic motor yacht MALAHNE

Classic motor yacht MALAHNE

A refit in the 1980s modernised her interiors but also stripped her of her heritage, until a 30 month refit at the Pendennis shipyard that ran until 2015 and saw a complete overhaul to return luxury yacht MALAHNE to her former glory. G. L. Watson & Co reinstated her exterior and crew areas, while Oliver Laws Ltd restored her interiors to their former 1930s glory.

Main salon aboard superyacht MALAHNE

Main salon aboard superyacht MALAHNE

In the main salon guests will find a bright environment filled with Art Deco furnishings, from the pattern of the carpet to the light bulb covers on the ceiling. A grand piano will entertain guests with live music while they lounge on the sofas and drink in the ambiance.

Formal dining aboard luxury yacht MALAHNE

Formal dining aboard luxury yacht MALAHNE

The formal dining room turns meals into a grand affair in its own dedicated dark-panelled space. Up to 10 guests will enjoy a comfortable meal surrounded by unique artwork and period decor.

“Motor yacht MALAHNE is available across the Mediterranean this summer from €135,00-€154,000 per week plus expenses. To find out more about her location throughout the summer charter season, contact CharterWorld today.”

M/Y MALAHNE - Skylounge

M/Y MALAHNE – Skylounge

An upper deck salon offers an alternative area for guests to gather and converse, allowing less active members of the group to find a peaceful retreat.

Classic superyacht MALAHNE has a comprehensive collection of water toys, including:

  • 2 x sail boats
  • 2 x water skis
  • 2 x wakeboards
  • 2 x kayaks
  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 1 x kneeboard
  • snorkelling equipment
  • fishing gear
  • inflatable and towable toys, plus a Go Pro to capture all of the action
Master suite aboard superyacht MALAHNE

Master suite aboard superyacht MALAHNE

The on board accommodation sleeps a maximum of 10 guests over 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 2 double cabins and 2 twin cabins with one Pullman berth.

Motor yacht MALAHNE is available across the Mediterranean this summer from €135,00-€154,000 per week plus expenses. To find out more about her location throughout the summer charter season, contact CharterWorld today.

Reichel/Pugh SW90 superyacht on course for delivery to owner

April 07, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

The Reichel/Pugh SW90 superyacht has completed her sea trials and is now being delivered to her owner. Built by Southern Wind and launched in Cape Town, South Africa, ‘Design No. 251′ was created to be an ultralight fast performance cruiser equally capable of competing in regattas as completing extended ocean transits.

The RP-SW90 from Reighel/Pugh and Southern Wind. Photo credit: Peter Schreiber

The RP-SW90 from Reighel/Pugh and Southern Wind. Photo credit: Peter Schreiber

Described as a ‘new generation project’ by yacht builders Southern Wind, she represents thousands of hours of attention from boat-building experts combined with the owner’s unique vision to create a performance focused sailing yacht.

Southern Wind founder and CEO commented on the design brief, stating that the owner wanted a swift and agile sailing yacht “…with the comfort and safety standards typical of a cruising yacht… and excellent performance in the most renowned offshore and inshore superyacht regattas.”

Flexible sailing setups, cutting edge technology and prime quality accommodation are only a few of the virtues of 27.5m/90.2ft RP-SW90, and during her sea trials she was recorded achieving speeds in excess of 18 knots.

Reichel/Pugh SW90 cockpit Photo credit: Peter Schreiber

Reichel/Pugh SW90 cockpit Photo credit: Peter Schreiber

Specifications:

Main Dimensions (m/ft)
Length Overall: 27.5m (90.22ft)
Length Overall: 26.5m (86.94ft)
Beam: 6.96m (22.83ft)
Draft Max: 5.8m (19.03ft)
Draft Min: 3.8m (12.47ft)
Target Displacement: 47.75 Lightship
Construction
Builder: Southern Wind Shipyard – South Africa
Date of Completion: 2016
Design
Naval Architecture: Reichel / Pugh Yacht Design
Engineering: Reichel / Pugh Yacht Design
Exterior Design: Reichel / Pugh Yacht Design
Interior Arrangement: Reichel / Pugh Yacht Design
Interior Design: Nauta Yachts S.r.l.

Second Motor Yacht Numarine 105 HT Delivered in Hong Kong

April 07, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Turkish shipbuilder Numarine has announced the delivery of the second motor yacht in the Numarine 105 HT yacht series.  This 32m superyacht features impressive, innovative exterior, fuel efficiency, seaworthiness and reduced noise and vibration. Exterior living areas functional and spacious, while yacht’s contemporary interior design is brightly lit with natural light providing welcoming ambience.

Motor yacht Numarine 105HT Hull #2

Motor yacht Numarine 105HT Hull #2

Initially, Numarine 105 HT yacht concept was developed by Can Yalman. Umberto Tagliavini worked on the naval architecture of both units. Numarine 105 HT has a 4-cabin accommodation layout: a full-beam master suite with a dressing table, sofa, large bathroom, walk-in shower and twin basins, and three beautiful ensuite guest cabins. Designed to navigate in various sea conditions, Numarine 105 HT has a pair of CAT C32 engines and can reach a top speed of 30 knots. Her comfortable cruising speed is 26 knots.

Motor Yacht Dolce Vita - main shot

Motor Yacht Dolce Vita – main shot

Numarine 105 HT Hull #1  and #2 were sold in September 2015. The first unit was named Dolce Vita and delivered to a European client a few months ago. Numarine 105 HT hull #2 was delivered in Hong Kong and spotted cruising around Phuket, Thailand.

 

10 Luxury Superyachts Owned by Famous People

April 07, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Have you ever wondered who owned the most impressive superyachts in the world? Very popular in the world of celebrities and famous people, superyachts are seen as a “must-do” and “must-have”. Here are the 10 impressive luxury mega and super yachts owned by well-known people around the globe.

Musashi – Larry Ellison

The list starts with mega yacht MUSASHI and her owner Larry Ellison. Ellison is the owner of American software company Oracle and is one of the richest people in the world, as well as a real yacht enthusiast. His yacht Musashi is a breathtaking megayacht launched in 2011 by Feadship. This 88m opulent vessel was designed by De Voogt Naval Architects. Sinot Yacht design took care of the stunning interior decor of Musashi. Her name was taken from a famous Japanese Samurai, which stands for “warrior”.

Musashi. Photo credit @christo303

Musashi. Photo credit @christo303

Lary Ellison is the previous owner of another military style mega yacht – the 138m mega yacht RISING SUN, which was built in 2004 by Lurssen.

Symphony – Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault is the lucky owner of the 101m mega yacht SYMPHONY. A well-known person in the world of luxury goods, Arnault has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LVMH and the Chairman of Christian Dior S.A. for a long time. With an excellent pedigree, Symphony is a breathtaking vessel built by Feadship in 2015. Her striking exterior is by renowned Tim Heywood, while naval architecture is by Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects.

Superyacht Symphony. Photo credit Feadship

Superyacht Symphony. Photo credit Feadship

He previously owned 70m superyacht AMADEUS, which was commissioned in 2016 but her asking price has not been disclosed until now.

Octopus – Paul Allen

Paul Allen is the co-founder of Microsoft and is another bespoke yacht owner. His motor yachts OCTOPUS, TATOOSH and MEDUSE are some of the largest and most recognisable luxury yachts in the world. Famous for taking parts in many rescue operations, Octopus is equipped with two helipads, a submarine and tenders. This huge Lurssen explorer superyacht also provides a wide range of lavish facilities and amenities, including a basketball court, swimming pool, Jacuzzis and a movie theatre. Octopus accommodates 26 guests, assisted by a crew of 57.

Octopus. Photo credit Mark O'Connell

Octopus. Photo credit Mark O’Connell

Venus – Steve Jobs’s Family

Motor yacht VENUS was built by Feadship for Steve Jobs, the founder of Apple Inc. Steve Jobs played a very important role in designing this stylish 78m vessel in collaboration with bespoke yacht designer Philippe Starck. This all-aluminium custom yacht was named after the Roman goddess. Venus now belongs to Steve Job’s family.

Superyacht Venus. photo via @rocabella_yachts

Superyacht Venus. photo via @rocabella_yachts

Seven Seas – Steve Spielberg

Superyacht SEVEN SEAS represents a showpiece of Oceanco excellence. She is owned by legendary Hollywood director Steven Spielberg. Bespoke Italian designers Nuvolari Lenard worked on the design of the yacht. At 86m Seven Seas features large interior living spaces. Her outstanding feature is the infinity swimming pool on the aft deck, which can be transformed into a helipad or an entertaining area – amazing! Who wouldn’t want to go on a luxury holiday aboard Steven Spielberg’s luxury yacht?

Seven Seas. Photo credit Julien Hubert

Seven Seas. Photo credit Julien Hubert

Eclipse – Roman Abramovich

The second largest superyacht in the world is owned by Roman Abramovich, Russian billionaire businessman, investor and the owner of Chelsea Football Club. The 162.5m ECLIPSE was launched in 2009 as the world’s largest superyachts. However, in 2013 AZZAM had taken the title of the largest yacht in the world with her imposing 180m LOA. Eclipse’s exterior design is a work of Terence Disdale. Eclipse is believed to have a value of $400 million. Apart from her incredible luxury features onboard, such as two helipads, two large swimming pools and a cinema, Eclipse also has an “anti-paparazzi” photo-protection system.

M:Y Eclipse anchored in the waters of the Caribbean, Photo credit Chip Methvin

M/Y Eclipse anchored in the waters of the Caribbean, Photo credit Chip Methvin

A list of Abramovich’formerrs yachts includes 115m PELORUS, 112m LE GRAND BLEU, 85m ECSTASEA and 115m LUNA.

Amphitrite – JK Rowling

In 2016, Harry Potter author JK Rowling bought the breathtaking 47.6-metre superyacht AMPHITRITE (ex. Vajoliroja). The legendary luxury vessel was previously owned by another famous person, Johny Depp. Amphitrite was designed by Taka Yachts and built by Turquoise Yachts (formerly Proteksan Turquoise) in Anatolia, Turkey. Amphitrite boasts stunning interior design by Redman Whiteley Dixon. It has been reported that JK Rowling put the yacht for sale again at an asking price of €17,800,000.

Amphitrite Vajoliroja. Photo credit @stamp2k1

Amphitrite (ex. Vajoliroja). Photo credit @stamp2k1

Main – Giorgio Armani

Imposing motor yacht MAIN is owned by the fashion guru Giorgio Armani. His magnificent 65m luxury vessel was designed by Codecasa, who took into account all the requirements of Giorgio Armani. Main features a notable dark green painted hull made os steel and aluminium superstructure. Armani trusted Ortelli Architetti on designing the interior styling. At 65m, Main boasts large interior spaces and can accommodate 14 guests.

Main. Photo credit @mueckenpeter

Main. Photo credit @mueckenpeter

Dubai – Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Mega yacht DUBAI is currently the third largest superyacht in the world. Her owner is not a celebrity, nor an actor: Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the ruler of the Emirate of Dubai. The magnificent 163-metre Dubai can carry a party of 115, including her crew of 88. Dubai was designed by Andrew Winch and built by the Emirati shipbuilder Platinum Yachts. This mega yacht features a huge amount of luxury amenities, including a swimming pool, a helicopter pad, cinema and a large gymnasium.

Mega Yacht Dubai. Photo credit Ade Owens

Mega Yacht Dubai. Photo credit Ade Owens

Privacy – Tiger Woods

The golf elite and thousands of fans of Tiger Woods surely know the meaning behind his superyacht’s name. If you were one of the most popular men in the universe, stalked by paparazzi and fans, you would love privacy too. Motor yacht PRIVACY was commissioned to Tiger Woods in 2004 for $20 million. She was designed and built by Christensen Shipyards, while his bride at that time, Elin Nordegren, arrange the interior styling. Privacy can cruise at a speed of 12 knots with a range of 4,000 nm. At 47.24m, this yacht boasts living spaces with a total of 6,500 square metres.

Motor yacht Privacy

Motor yacht Privacy

Feadship Released New Video of Superyacht Savannah

April 06, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

SAVANNAH is a truly unique superyacht launched in 2015 by prominent shipbuilder Feadship. This 83.50m/273’11” hybrid propulsion vessel was launched as the world’s first hybrid superyacht. De Voogt Naval Architects were responsible for her superb naval architecture, while her exterior design is a work of CG Design in collaboration with Feadship De Voogt NA.

Superyacht Savannah from above. Photo credit Feadship

Superyacht Savannah from above. Photo credit Feadship

Savannah accommodates 12 guests in total comfort and luxury, providing them with six well-appointed cabins. Savannah’s accommodation layout comprises of a spacious owner’s suite, a VIP stateroom and four spacious guests suites.  This luxury superyacht is operated by a crew of 26.

Outstanding features of Savannah include an enormous swimming pool, open aft deck areas and an underwater lounge.

Savannah is available for rent in various locations in the world. She will be sure to deliver the best of super yachting when you go on a luxury yacht charter vacation.

The new video of Savannah recently released by Feadship shows her striking superstructure and spectacular interior. This superyacht project involved over a thousand people who worked on creating a floating masterpiece. Watch now:

Visit Exotic Asia aboard Luxury Charter Yacht Indigo

April 06, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Luxury motor yacht Indigo is taking bookings for charters in Asia. With stunning exterior spaces spanned over 2 decks, this yacht has everything for your perfect getaway. Indigo sleeps eight people overnight in 4 well-appointed cabins.

SL104-luxury-motor-yacht-Indigo

SL104-luxury-motor-yacht-Indigo

Yacht charter vacations in Asia are becoming extremely popular. It’s beautiful landscape, exotic culture and culinary delights will take your breath away. There is nothing better than cruising on a luxury yacht around the islands of Thailand, Malaysia and Cambodia.

Motor Yacht INDIGO - Salon and dining

Motor Yacht INDIGO – Salon and dining

Launched in 2012, this stunning 31m motor yacht was designed by bespoke Francesco Paszkowski. Her interior styling is elegant, with some soft beige tones and soft furnishing. The main salon is an open plan, with a lounge and a formal dining area. Side windows generate plenty of bright light in the interior living spaces.

Motor Yacht INDIGO - Salon

Motor Yacht INDIGO – Salon

Eight charter guests are accommodated in 4 cabins, with the following layout: a master cabin, VIP room and two twin cabins. All rooms feature ensuite facilities.

Motor Yacht INDIGO - Master cabin

Motor Yacht INDIGO – Master Cabin

“Chartering motor yacht Indigo is a fantastic idea if you wish to explore exciting destinations of Asia with your nearest and dearest in complete comfort and luxury.”

The main salon provides direct access to the shaded aft deck, which offers an alfresco dining area and comfortable seating. Foredeck offers more seating and sun pads – perfect for enjoying a tropical ambience of vibrant islands Thailand or Malaysia. Another alfresco dining area is on the sundeck, where the guests can enjoy casual lunches and wonderful romantic dinners watching the stunning sunsets in the South East Asia. For further relaxation and sunbathing, there are sun loungers and Jacuzzi tub on the aft of the sundeck.

Motor Yacht INDIGO - Yacht

Motor Yacht INDIGO – Yacht

Water lovers will surely love the selection of water toys. The extended swim platform provides easy access to the water.

Chartering motor yacht Indigo is a fantastic idea if you wish to explore exciting destinations in Asia with your nearest and dearest in complete luxury and comfort. Indigo is available at €80,000.00 per week plus expenses. Contact our friendly charter brokers now to find out more.

For Mediterranean days and nights to remember, charter luxury yacht Midnight Sun

April 05, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Join in with the events in the Mediterranean this summer and charter 36m/120ft motor yacht MIDNIGHT SUN (ex.MIDNIGHT SUN II FOR MILOU). Whether you are looking to spend your days in bustling ancient cities or in the tranquility of a secluded beach, MIDNIGHT SUN is capable of speeds up to 34 knots to satisfy the most varied itineraries.

Motor yacht MIDNIGHT SUN - Built by ISA

Motor yacht MIDNIGHT SUN – Built by ISA

Built by ISA in 2006 and refitted in 2015, the interior was designed by Andrea Vallicelli and the exterior done by Cristiano Gatto Design for handsome and practical living spaces: The salon and dining area is a bright and light environment benefiting from pale wooden panelling, ivory furnishings and large windows running the length of the room.

Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN - Salon and dining area

Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN – Salon and dining area

The widescreen TV will keep guests entertained while waiting for the late risers and stragglers, and the formal dining area offers an social experience for up to 8 guests.

“Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN is available in the Mediterranean from €88,000-€98,000 per week plus expenses. For more information, contact CharterWorld now.”

Luxury yacht MIDNIGHT SUN - Jacuzzi, sunpads and alfresco dining

Luxury yacht MIDNIGHT SUN – Jacuzzi, sunpads and alfresco dining

Up on the flybridge guests will find the perfect spot to dine alfresco, shaded from the midday sun while still benefiting from amazing views of the Mediterranean horizon. Large sunpads towards the aft make an ideal place to unwind and when not in use, the Jacuzzi forward of the flybridge also converts into an additional sunning spot.

As well as electric bikes for land exploration, luxury yacht MIDNIGHT SUN has an excellent selection of water toys, which include:

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

As an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, every guest can learn to use all of the water toys.

Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN - Master suite

Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN – Master suite

The on board accommodation sleeps 10 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 double cabins and 2 double cabins convertible to twins. A crew of 6 will ensure that every guest is taken care of while on board.

Superyacht MIDNIGHT SUN is available in the Mediterranean from €88,000-€98,000 per week plus expenses. For more information, contact CharterWorld now.