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The French Riviera in the Southern France represents one of the most glamorous locations in the Mediterranean and is a popular destination for ‘France Yacht Charter‘ holidays aboard luxury motor yachts, sailing yachts, catamarans or the ultra-luxurious mega yachts and superyachts. Visitors and holidaymakers come to this beautiful part of the Western Mediterranean to enjoy the warm weather, stunning coastline, rich history, fantastic culture, quaint restaurants as well as its unique energy and vibrant local lifestyle. Read more about Southern France charter yachts here…

Below are the latest superyacht industry news related to France and the French Riviera:

Sanlorenzo Preparing to Launch the Second Superyacht 52Steel

May 25, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Sanlorenzo has just announced that the second hull in the 52Steel yacht series was entering the final stages of completion. The shipyard will soon start preparing for an official launch of another superb superyacht. Only a few months ago the shipbuilder launched the first hull in the series, motor yacht Seven Sins, which has already gained popularity.

Sanlorenzo 52Steel Hull2 soon to be launched - photo credit Sanlorenzo

Sanlorenzo 52Steel Hull2 soon to be launched – photo credit Sanlorenzo

Motor yachts from the 52Steel series were designed by Officina Italiana Design. Floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows fill the interior with plenty of natural light, creating cosy and airy ambience. One the outstanding features of the design includes a glass bottom pool, located on the main deck. Some luxurious facilities and amenities of 52Steel Hull #2 might include a spa room with a massage area and a steam room and a sauna, as seen onboard her sister ship Seven Sins.

Motor-yacht-SEVEN-SINS-Photo-credit-Sanlorenzo

Motor-yacht-SEVEN-SINS-Photo-credit-Sanlorenzo

We will bring more details on the soon-to-be-launched superyacht once information becomes available.

Meanwhile, you can secure luxury motor yacht Seven Sins for charter this summer. Do not miss out on the opportunity of chartering this brand new superyacht in breathtaking locations Greece, France and Italy. Contact CharterWorld now for more information.

13 Fantastic Superyacht Charters for the Cannes and the French Riviera

May 22, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The Cannes Film Festival is the best event to celebrate the start of summer charter season as the rich and famous arrive in the Mediterranean to enjoy glitz and galmour. It’s not too late to charter a luxury superyacht in Cannes and the French Riviera. Here are 13 fantastic superyachts you can secure right now:

Mischief

The Mischief is the ideal superyacht to charter with its celebrity looks to the Cannes Film Festival. She can accommodate up to 12 guests and a good time for all is guaranteed. Unwind on board this beautiful vessel after a day star spotting watching the event unfold on flat screen televisions while trying one of the many wines available. Mischief has magnificent décor that ranges from crisp white interiors, plush sofas and dark blue furniture. On deck there’s gym equipment, a dining table, sunbeds and a hot tub, so plenty to do when you’re not celeb watching. For water sport enthusiasts, inflatable pontoons connect to the swim platform creating a floating sunbathing area, taking you even closer to the warm waters of the French Riviera. Enjoy glamour, excitement and the opportunity to see A-list film stars at Cannes on the Mischief. Crew make sure everything goes according to plan. So, get dressed up, enjoy a glass of champagne or wine before the fun begins. Should you need to get in touch with work colleagues there’s a sensational marble-clad office where you can send emails from. Arrange to have an evening party on one of the huge decks where’s there’s cosy seating, while delicious food is being served.

Superyacht MISCHIEF

Superyacht MISCHIEF

 

Princess AVK

With a backdrop of Cannes, magnificent buildings, verdant landscape and beautiful weather, live like a star at the Cannes Film Festival. Charter the Princess AVK to this Mediterranean hot spot to see if you can catch film stars and celebrities doing what they do best. The Princess AVK sleeps up to 12 guests in six amazing state rooms. Overlooking the waters the full beam master suite and two VIP double state rooms provide stunning views while balconies unfurl from the main deck. The ethereal lounge has French doors that open to a fold-down terrace for guests to relax on. Take in the sun and have a drink from the bar or enjoy a sumptuous meal on the sun deck. The Jacuzzi is another place to take in the spectacular views while another lounge is situated in the shade, if the weather gets a little too hot. Princess AVK’s main saloon has a cocktail bar, sofas and a dining table close by to a second more casual living space. Her beach club contains a shower and sauna. This is ideal for guests to chill after a day of playing on water toys like wake boards, jet skis or a fly board, in the blue waters of the Med.

Superyacht Blush - a sistership to second Sunseeker 155 Yacht

Superyacht Blush – a sistership to second Sunseeker 155 Yacht

 

Coral Ocean

Take the Coral Ocean on a private yacht charter to Cannes to coincide with the exciting festival which is held in this world-famous resort every year. With a vintage appeal, just like the French Riviera, Coral Ocean is a charming, eye-catching superyacht. She provides the perfect base to relax in the sun when at anchor in Cannes or to hold star-studded parties when night falls. Catch this world-renowned film festival from the decks of this beautiful vessel and see how many stars you can spot while in the harbour. The Coral Ocean has three outside decks and is the perfect superyacht to entertain guests, soak up the sun’s rays or just chill. She presents a unique profile in the water having retractable balconies on starboard and port. Sumptuously furnished and inspired by Polynesian and African art, Coral Ocean has spacious areas throughout for guests to come and go as they please. The six well-appointed cabins sleep up to twelve people while there’s sufficient space for a crew of nineteen. Your days will be filled with activities in the gym, the spa area, the steam room or having a gentle swim in the pool. Take some time out and watch a favourite movie on the huge cinema screen at the end of the main saloon or get lost in your thoughts and look out to sea.

Coral Ocean yacht - Jeff Brown

Coral Ocean yacht – Jeff Brown

 

Okto

For one of the ultimate yacht charter vacations ever, head to Cannes. Arrange your visit to enjoy the Cannes Film Festival by sailing on the imposing Okto superyacht. She is one of the best superyachts to charter to this part of the French Riviera where you might see film stars, celebrities and famous actors/actresses. Once you step on board you will experience life at sea on a 66m silent, fine vessel. Hold an exclusive party on board the Okto to dance the night away under the stars. This sleek, stylish superyacht is well equipped with a Jacuzzi, a swimming pool which is lit up in the evening with backlights as well as two huge outdoor lounges. One is well shaded while the other is a more informal area with comfortable sofas, sun pads and loungers. Accommodating up to 10 guests in five exquisite cabins, Okto also has an owner’s suite with private balcony offering stupendous sea views. The open plan main saloon and dining room, along with a cosy cocktail lounge, are ideal places to relax after a busy day star spotting! For the more energetic guests, have a workout in the well-equipped gym or take to the water on jet skis.

OKTO profile by ISA Yachts

Superyacht OKTO – profile by ISA Yachts

 

Illusion V

This sleek superyacht blends in well with other vessels in Cannes Harbour so when the Film Festival is underway, you too will feel like a star. The epitome of elegance and sophistication, Illusion V has been artfully designed by Green and Mingarelli. Her interior is luxurious, inviting, with a laid-back feel. Materials like wood, parchment, marble, travertine mingle with coconut weave and mother of pearl to create a luminescence all of her own. Ivory leather ceilings finish each part of the vessel off to perfection offering light and lots of space. On her journey to Cannes, you will see LED illumination which is individually controlled making the Illusion V just that – an illusion. Along with a state-of-the-art cinema room Illusion V has a main saloon with bar. There’s a rose motif running right through the yacht along with pretty coloured plants and bouquets of sweet-smelling flowers. Taking 12 guests on board in six cabins, she also has a full beam VIP suite. A beautiful sky lounge is where the main dining room is situated, ideal for social gatherings and parties. This leads out onto the sky deck and a Jacuzzi. On the lower deck, there’s a good size swim platform, extra seating and al fresco dining spots.

Superyacht Illusion V

Superyacht Illusion V

 

Sherakhan

A truly spectacular superyacht, Sherakhan can be chartered to the French Riviera at the same time the Cannes Film Festival is being held. Experience the electric atmosphere sailing along the Riviera when it’s lit up at night with lots of stars and celebrities walking along the promenade. Glamour and glitz is the order of the day so join in and have some fun when on a yacht charter on board the magnificent Sherakhan. She is the perfect vessel to entertain on with her split-level main saloon and dining table large enough for 22 guests. The saloon is 7m high with a skylight right through to the Jacuzzi on deck. While on board work out in the gym or pamper yourself in the beauty salon. Why not have a whisky in the study that is home to a library and electric fireplace? Up to 26 guests can be accommodated in 13 spacious, bright and airy cabins. Moving on deck you will see lots of seating and lounging areas where you can sit, relax and sip a cocktail or two. With al fresco dining options, enough space when at port to host up to 130 guests, Sherakhan is definitely a party yacht and one which looks perfectly at home in Cannes Harbour.

superyacht SHERAKHAN

superyacht SHERAKHAN

 

Majestic

This 61m/20ft motor yacht can be chartered to coincide with the Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera. She was built in 2007 with a timeless appearance and lots of modern, up-to-date amenities on board. Majestic makes an excellent platform to watch the comings and goings at the Cannes Film Festival with front row seats facing the harbour. She is also suitable for hosting event charters and parties. Dine al fresco on the upper deck aft or if preferred, a 14-seat table can be organised on an enclosed deck instead. Sleeping up to 12 guests in seven luxurious cabins Majestic provides an elegant background when night draws in. After spotting A-listers on shore, relax and unwind in a cosy lounge with a drink before it’s time to retire to your cabin. Fresh the next day there’s plenty to do on board from catching the sun’s rays, reading a novel or trying out some of the exciting water toys. Take a dip in the swimming pool or make new acquaintances to discuss which celebrity you have seen and what lies ahead the next day. One thing’s for sure, there’ll be no shortage of celebs or stars to see at the Cannes Film Festival.

Superyacht Majestic (ex.SECRET) - Image Courtesy of Feadship

Superyacht Majestic (ex.SECRET) – Image Courtesy of Feadship

 

Martha Ann

If you want to host a grand event at the Cannes Film Festival with friends or family, this superyacht certainly fits the bill. Martha Ann is a huge, stylish yacht with a white superstructure and blue hull. She has been crafted with opulent interiors and plenty of places to dine, relax or be entertained. With her wet bars, audio/visual and communications systems and large deck pool, Martha Ann is perfect in every way. There’s even an elevator to take you up to the top deck where you can catch a glimpse of the rich and famous! Sleeping up to 12 people in 7 state rooms choose from a master suite, six double cabins, one twin cabin, or a VIP cabin. Twenty crew onboard will make sure you enjoy a yacht charter vacation like no other. The beautiful furniture, comfortable seating areas and ambient atmosphere create a superb, restful feel to the Martha Ann. When you set out to sea again after seeing famous stars and celebrities at the Cannes Film Festival, there’s always lots to do. Dive into the warm sea and take in a more glorious world than you could ever have imagined underwater. Do a little fishing or chill out on the swim platform before getting ready for a delicious barbeque.

Motor Yacht MARTHA ANN - Main

Motor Yacht MARTHA ANN – Main

 

O’Neiro

With her magnetic draw and captivating beauty, O’Neiro is the ideal vessel to charter to the quintessentially Mediterranean region of the French Riviera. Arrange your dates the same at the same time as the Cannes Film Festival to give yourself the opportunity to spot some stars on the quayside. Her hull is bright turquoise which makes a statement as soon as she enters Cannes Harbour. With huge deck spaces to entertain guests, O’Neiro also has a Jacuzzi, an al fresco dining table, a cocktail bar and additional dining space for informal meals. Sleeping up to 12 in seven cabins she is a classy vessel full of opulent features and classical artwork. To relax there are plasma monitors, home theatre systems, a CD and DVD player as well as an MP3 player in all saloons. For the children, a Playstation can be used, books can be read or there’s even a PS3 games and XBOX One library. When it comes to leisure activities, try out one of the many tenders, a wave runner, F5 Seabob or 2-person kayak canoe which can be paddled or pedalled. Try your luck on a stand-up paddle board, water skis, tubes, kneeboard or wake board. For keen anglers, there’s fishing and trawling equipment, the O’Neiro crew has thought of just about everything!

Superyacht ONEIRO

Superyacht ONEIRO

 

Gatsby

Gatsby is a luxury superyacht that knows her way around the French Riviera. She is 30m in length and was built by Filippetti Yachts in 2014. Her soft, round lines, large decks and beautiful interior make her especially appealing at the Cannes Film Festival. Charter this exciting vessel to the French Riviera for an experience of a lifetime. Seeing your favourite stars from the beautiful spacious decks or relaxing on board brings a new dimension to the world of chartering. There’s always time to disembark to join in the activities on shore.
Gatsby’s interior is absolutely stunning. The master cabin is like a huge suite featuring a two-room bathroom, a large office and a dressing room. On the lower deck there are four guest cabins, all with en suite bathrooms. The crew have their quarters independently of these cabins with a galley, laundry and small dinette. Socialise on deck while enjoying the amazing views of Cannes then dine al fresco or relax on one of the many sun pads. Feeling a little energetic? Have some fun on one of the many water toys or tenders. Like her namesake, Gatsby is cool, suave and debonair especially when sailing over the waves of the Med.

Filippetti Navetta 30 superyacht GATSBY

Filippetti Navetta 30 superyacht GATSBY

 

Broadwater

Heading for Cannes this year? Charter Broadwater, a 49.7m (163ft) Feadship that will stand out in the stunning marina. The Cannes Film Festival is one place to see and be seen especially from the decks of such a beautiful vessel as Broadwater. She can sleep up to ten charter guests in comfort and style while at this prestigious event. The master suite on the main deck boasts a king size bed, a his and hers bathroom along with a private office. Four queen size state rooms are just as awesome with all having iPod docking stations, Kaleidoscope AV and a flat screen satellite television. Antiques and original oil paintings bedeck the walls in the formal saloon where guests can also enjoy surround sound music. A sky lounge is the ideal place for entertainment with a games table, plasma TV, library and board games. Take a stroll to the aft deck to have a drink at the bar with friends or fellow guests. Why not go to the upper aft deck to enjoy an al fresco meal and see if you can spot the stars at the Film Festival? After a stunning refit, Broadwater now has an amazing cocktail den which makes for a perfect venue if you’re holding a Cannes Film Festival after-party.

Superyacht Broadwater

Superyacht Broadwater

 

Mistress

Take the Mistress to the French Riviera for the Cannes Film Festival and see how she fits in perfectly. This spectacular motor yacht is 46m, 150.92ft, long and was refitted in 2013. She has a steel hull and aluminium structure as well as featuring a modern stabilisation system to ensure comfort throughout the voyage. Luxury abounds as soon as you step on board. The Mistress sleeps up to 11 guests in six rooms comprising double and twin cabins. Nine crew members make sure everyone is relaxed and has everything they could possibly want. Sumptuous furnishings, comfortable seating and timeless styling create an impressive as well as luxurious look. On deck, there are plenty of seats and sun loungers for guests to chill out on while enjoying a drink or two. Admire the walnut wood panelling and cut glass which has been carefully placed in the main saloon. For total relaxation take a seat in the sauna to recharge your batteries and freshen up for party night. The Cannes Film Festival is always an event worth seeing, whether it’s to spot a celeb or two or just enjoy the exciting atmosphere. One thing’s for sure, you will certainly want to charter the Mistress again with her welcoming captain and crew.

Motor yacht MISTRESS - Main shot

Motor yacht MISTRESS – Main shot

 

Midnight Sun

With her sophisticated interior in soft olive green and rich cream colours, Midnight Sun is truly a romantic vessel, ideal for chartering to the Cannes Film Festival. Accommodating up to 10 guests in five en suite cabins, she also enjoys a large split-level, full-beam master state room on the main deck. On the lower deck, there are two further double cabins and two convertible twin/double guest cabins. Midnight Sun also has lots of dining options available. There’s dining in the main saloon or al fresco on the fly bridge. A welcoming lounge on the aft deck is the ideal place for a morning coffee while another lounge provides front row seats to watch what’s going on ashore. See if you can spot a famous movie star walking on the red carpet at the Film Festival, some of the best names in film can be seen just off shore. The glittering gold hull of Midnight Sun shines during the day in the sun and stands out in the evening while at anchor. Arrange an intimate party in the main saloon with cocktails, gourmet meals and lots of music. After a busy but enjoyable day and evening, make your way to a comfortable cabin, ready to do it all again the next day.

Motor Yacht MIDNIGHT SUN

Motor Yacht MIDNIGHT SUN

To secure a luxury charter yacht in the French Riviera, please contact our charter brokers.

Special offer: 10% June discount on M/Y Kanaloa charters in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean

May 22, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Choose an award-winning superyacht for your Mediterranean charter with 48m/159ft M/Y KANALOA (ex.PEGASO and CAYMAN ISLANDS): Built by CRN in 1996 and last refitted in 2015, she won the Refitted / Rebuilt / Converted Yachts category at the World Superyacht Awards 2016 features the interior design work of Zuretti and the exterior design talents of George Nicholson.

Motor yacht KANALOA - Built by CRN Yachts

Motor yacht KANALOA – Built by CRN Yachts

On the main deck the separate formal dining area seats up to 12 guests in stately splendour perfect for intimate family meals and celebrating special occasions.

Luxury yacht KANALOA - Main salon

Luxury yacht KANALOA – Main salon

The salon on the upper deck is perfectly suited to opulent evenings of entertaining, with plush sofas creating three different seating areas for smaller conversations while still remaining close at hand to mingle with the other guests. A games table towards the aft will provide hours of fun for guests of all ages.

“Motor yacht KANALOA is ready for charter in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean from €140,000-€160,000 per week plus expenses and is offering a 10% discount for bookings made for June. Contact CharterWorld to learn more and take advantage of this great special offer.”

Superyacht KANALOA - Formal dining

Superyacht KANALOA – Formal dining

Out on the upper deck aft there is space for outdoor exercise such as Pilates or yoga as well as room for alfresco dining and two seating areas fitted seamlessly around the edge for a choice of sunny or shaded seating while cruising through the Eastern Mediterranean.

Luxury yacht KANALOA - Sundeck

Luxury yacht KANALOA – Sundeck

Sun worshippers will be impressed with the fantastic range of options available on the sun deck: wide forward sunpads, aft sun loungers and in the centre outdoor gym equipment shaded by a canopy along with a generous Jacuzzi with bar-side seating will make the perfect afternoon in France or Croatia breeze by.

Superyacht KANALOA comes with an excellent selection of water toys and equipment, including:

  • 2 x bikes
  • 2 x Waverunners
  • 2 x sea scooters
  • 2 x kayaks
  • water skis
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • 1 x trampoline
  • snorkelling equipment
  • beach games, and
  • inflatable and towable toys

As an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, guests have an excellent opportunity to learn any of the water toys and retain their skills long after the holiday is over.

Motor yacht KANALOA - Master suite

Motor yacht KANALOA – Master suite

The on board accommodation layout is designed for up to 11 guests over 6 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 1 double cabin, 2 twin cabins and 1 single cabin.

Motor yacht KANALOA is ready for charter in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean from €140,000-€160,000 per week plus expenses and is offering a 10% discount for bookings made for June. Contact CharterWorld to learn more and take advantage of this great special offer.

50m Superyacht Vertige Delivered and Ready for Charter

May 17, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Great news comes from Italy, as Tankoa Yachts deliver their brand new superyacht Vertige and release the first running images of the yacht cruising the waters of Portofino. Motor yacht Vertige was designed by Francesco Paszkowski, with naval architecture by Massimo Visibelli.  More exciting news is that this 50m Italian superyacht has joined the global fleet of charter yachts and will be available this summer in the Western Mediterranean.

TANKOA 501 Luxury superyacht Vertige

TANKOA 501 Luxury superyacht Vertige

Francesco Paszkowski created the elegant and smooth design of the yacht, which makes her stand out from the line of the yachts of the same size. She boasts three large decks and opulent living spaces, designed with the intention of creating close to the sea cruising experience. Vertige offers an ample main deck salon with a lounge and a formal dining. The upper deck has an airy sky lounge and a bridge forward.

Vertige, Tankoa Yachts

Vertige, Tankoa Yachts

The Tankoa S501 Vertige is the result of a coordinated effort between the yard, the owner and our studio”, commented the yacht’s designer Francesco Paszkowski. “We understood each other, perfectly, right from the start of this project which was characterised by in-depth material and design element research and the excellent craftsmanship in the yard. This also included, for the first time on a Tankoa, a plumb bow, giving an indication of the yard’s future direction.”

Lavish accommodation is offered in the following layout: the full-beam master cabin, VIP suite and four guest cabins. A total of 12 charter guests will be taken care of by ten professional crew members.

One of the special features of Vertige is her fold-out balconies in the master cabins and on the aft deck. The interior spaces are bright and lit with plenty of natural light, thanks to the floor-to-ceiling windows. Margherita Casprini, a famous superyacht interior designer, worked on the interior decor, which is best described as contemporary with warm colours.

Motor yacht Vertige

Motor yacht Vertige

Among luxury amenities, there are a gymnasium, home cinema, a 7m tender garage and generous sunbathing spaces. In addition, Vertige carries plenty of water toys to ensure charter guests will enjoy the sunshine and water activities in the finest yachting locations of the Mediterranean.

Motor yacht Vertige is available from $260,000 per week plus expenses. France, Italy, Monaco and Spain are to choose from, where to go on a luxury yacht charter aboard Vertige this summer. Contact our friendly charter brokers now to secure the dates.

Motor Yacht of the Year: Lurssen 156m Dilbar

May 17, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

We applaud the triumph of Lurssen Yachts, as the 156m Mega Yacht Dilbar receives the “Motor Yacht of the Year” award at the 2017 World Superyacht Awards. The authorities of Boat International Media held the event this year in Florence, Italy. Perhaps, the most important event in the industry, WSA attracted the elite of the yachting world anticipated decisions of the judges selecting the best of the best yachts delivered in 2016. You can view the full list of the winners here.

Dilbar. Photo credit Chris Suffeleers

Dilbar. Photo credit Chris Suffeleers

Dilbar also won in her category for “Displacement Motoryacht 3,000 GT and Above”. “One of the most complex and challenging yachts to be built”, as the judges described her, Dilbar is officially largest superyacht in the world in terms of gross tonnage. According to Lurssen, Dilbar’s gross tonnage is 15,917 tonnes, while her owner/guest area is of a very impressive size of 3,800 sqm.

Dilbar. Photo credit Jeff Brown

Dilbar. Photo credit Jeff Brown

The exterior design of the magnificent 156m Dilbar is a courtesy of Espen Oeino, while her interior design is by Winch Design.

Below are some of the best shots of the “Motor Yacht of the Year” – Dilbar:

Dilbar. Photo credit T. Kruse-Heidler

Dilbar. Photo credit T. Kruse-Heidler

dilbar. Photo credit Yvan Grubski

dilbar. Photo credit Yvan Grubski

Dilbar. Photo credit Yvan Grubski

Dilbar. Photo credit Yvan Grubski

World Superyacht Awards. Boat International Media

World Superyacht Awards. Boat International Media

Dilbar is currently in the Mediterranean and will stay there for the summer. Stay tuned, as there will be incredible photos of this mega yacht in Monaco, Italy, France and other destinations.

‘Glamour – Where to find it on your luxury yacht’

May 02, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Chartering a luxury superyacht is not only an unforgettable experience cruising in the hottest yachting spots and indulging in luxury. Luxury superyacht charters also open the doors into the world of glamour, where beautiful people experience the best of luxury travel, from champagne spray parties in Monaco to romantic evenings in the charming ambience of Sardinia. If you need some glitz and glamour in your life, you can find it on your luxury yacht charter.

Aboard luxury charter yacht GATSBY

Aboard luxury charter yacht GATSBY

Destinations

Luxury yachts will take you on a memorable journey to the world’s most iconic and stunning destinations, as well as the most exclusive harbours and marinas. Enjoy alluring French and Italian Rivieras, the tropical Caribbean, Bahamas and vibrant South East Asia. Try mouth-watering gastronomic delights in the most luxurious locations, like St Barths, where the beau monde dine in the top restaurants, relax on exotic beaches and attend thrilling events as part of a yacht charter itinerary.

VICTORIA DEL MAR – Photo by David Churchill

VICTORIA DEL MAR – Photo by David Churchill

New England is becoming popular with elite mega yacht charter travellers, especially during the high season. St Tropez, Cannes and Nice are famous for their onboard parties, while Anguilla, St Maarten and the BVI are very well-known for the best beach parties.

Explore the beautiful coastal regions of Thailand, Croatia, Tonga and Tahiti. If you are in love with sailing, then take the opportunity to sail around Greece, Turkey and the US Virgin Islands. Plan your yacht charter vacation to visit the Seychelles, Puerto Rico, Barbados and St Kitts with its pristine white beaches, crystal clear blue waters and laid back lifestyle.

San Blas beach - Image credit to Visitpanama.com

San Blas beach – Image credit to Visitpanama.com

How do elite holidaymakers get to their luxury superyacht charter? Using a private jet is what glamour travel is about. Travelling by a private jet will ensure you arrive in style and comfort, while you get much closer to your luxury yacht. Why not add a helicopter ride and land right on a helipad of your luxury vessel? In the world of luxury yachts, there are not limits to how glamorous it can be.

Private jet. Photo credit Michael Molloy

Private jet. Photo credit Michael Molloy

Events

Luxury yacht charters whether with family, friends or as a single guest is the best way to see and be seen at prestigious yachting events around the world. There is a large number of significant events in the luxury yachting calendar that are not to be missed. Theses are the events where superyachts are chartered to attend the event, or the boating industry displays luxury yachts for charter and sale. May events have proved to be the most popular in the Mediterranean before the summer yachting season officially begins. Arrive in style at the Monaco Grand Prix, where you can charter a luxury yacht as a base to see the motor racing.  The Cannes Film Festival is another luxury event where yachts serve as accommodation, events venues and entertainment. The Monaco Yacht Show is a must-visit for all yachting enthusiasts, as it is the largest superyachts show in the world. Perhaps, one more event that involves the thrill and glitz is the America’s Cup. Attracting a flotilla of luxury yachts, which are also used as the best viewing spots and fantastic entertainment platforms, the America’s Cup is a month-long celebration of the coolest events in the yacht racing world. There is a special selection of luxury yachts available for charters in the locations of the events:  Cote d’ Azure region of France and Monaco in the Mediterranean, as well as superb sailing and motor yachts available at the America’s Cup.

Monaco. Photo credit Catherine Poh Huay Tan

Monaco. Photo credit Catherine Poh Huay Tan

Superyacht luxury amenities

Live the high life during your time on board a luxury yacht charter while admiring the views of the seductive beauty of magnificent coastlines, majestic mountains and chick seaside and cosmopolitan towns. Make your dreams come true, while a highly professional crew will take care of everything on board. Luxury superyachts provide superb amenities and facilities. Lavish accommodation, truly opulent and tastefully designed interior, incredible indoor-outdoor flow and the sense of being closer to the sea are guaranteed when you book a luxury yacht charter. Spacious cabins with comfortable beds, private en-suite facilities, state-of-the-art video audio system, HD TVs, WiFi connection are available on board. Those who seek total relaxation and serenity will appreciate luxurious wellness and spa centres. Thanks to recent design advances, there are saunas, Turkish hammam, massage rooms and swimming pools available onboard, so that you can enjoy the feeling of utter relaxation.

Jetsetter Jacuzzi lifestyle

Jetsetter Jacuzzi lifestyle

Chill out on the deck’s sunbathing areas, while sipping freshening cocktails and soaking up in the bright sun. For the more energetic charterers, there’s always plenty of snorkelling and scuba diving equipment onboard too, as well some impressive water toys, also great for the kids who want to explore.

Yacht LADY JOY - Fun with water toys on Charter

Yacht LADY JOY – Fun with water toys on Charter

Delta

Invictus – Delta Marine. Photo credit Jeff Brown

CharterWorld can help you to begin planning your vacation of a lifetime. Whether it’s glamour, adventure or relaxation on a lavish yacht charter, we have everything covered. Specialising in luxury yacht charters aboard crewed superyachts, we are the largest specialist retail broker worldwide. Our very knowledgeable charter brokers have a lot to offer in terms of specific experience and advice for charterers or new to yacht charter, before and during their booking and holiday. Contact CharterWorld now for more information.

 

 

 

Top 15 Superyachts with Helicopters

April 28, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

With plenty of various amenities, superyachts offer comfortable and truly opulent travel experience, while yacht helicopters are an essential part of it. Just imagine: you can reach the most remote destinations to explore some hidden gems in the finest yachting locations in the world or land in busy city centres. All that includes total flexibility of point-to-point travelling, getting you to places you need to be at in luxury and style. The magnificent charter yachts nowadays offer the ultimate fun experiences for you and your group, including heli-fishing, heli-skiing and private island dining, due to their capabilities of landing and carrying helipads. Let’s take a look at the top 15 private and charter yachts with helicopters.

1. Amarula Sun (ex. Mine Games)

The incredible 50m charter superyacht Amarula Sun offers everything her guests would wish to have on a charter yacht: a spa pool with a swim-up bar, huge sun pads, BBQ area, gym, Xbox, Playstation, Plasma TV with satellite connection and luxury dining spaces are among her outstanding amenities. Amazing yacht charter experience is guaranteed. The guests have the opportunity of travelling to and from Amarula Sun by helicopter, as her sundeck area can serve as a touch-and-go heli pad. Amarula Sun can sleep 10-12 charter guests and is available for charters in the Bahamas and Florida from US$ 195,000.

Amarula Sun (ex. Mine Games) with helicopter

Amarula Sun (ex. Mine Games) with helicopter

 2. Cloudbreak

Cloudbreak is certainly one of the most popular superyachts of 2016. There is no wonder, as the team of acclaimed engineers and designers worked on the naval architecture, as well as her interior and exterior. She is a 72m expedition yacht, capable of cruising anywhere in the world. This head-turning floating masterpiece has some special features including a Jacuzzi, exercise equipment, an elevator operated on all decks, and a large tender garage.  Charter Cloudbreak this summer from €750,000 per week plus expenses.

Motor Yacht Cloud Break - top view. Photo credit @brandondax

Motor Yacht Cloud Break – top view. Photo credit @brandondax

 3. Lady Christine

Undoubtedly, the list of the top 15 superyachts and their helicopters has to include a Feadship superyacht. The bespoke Dutch shipyard is best known for building exceptional quality superyachts. Motor yacht Lady Christine is one of those. Not only Lady Christine provides absolute comfort to her guests, but she also has an enormous storage space for a rescue boat, a large tender and a small sailing boat. This section of the vessel also serves as a helipad and stores two helicopter fuel tanks.

Lady Christine and helicopter

Lady Christine and helicopter

4. Attessa IV

Upon her re-launch in 2010 Attessa IV became the largest superyacht in North America. She made it to the top 25 largest yachts in the world, and back in 2010 was at the 23rd position. Originally built by Hayashikane Zosen Kk in 1999 and called Evergreen, she was sold to a new owner in 2007. She underwent an extensive rebuilt by Washington Yachting Group, where she was also extended by 30 feet. Attessa IV accommodates 36 guests, assisted by 21 crew members. This massive five-level yacht measures 100.60 metres and features a helipad on the upper aft deck and forepeak.

Attessa IV. Photo credit @rickyracer

Attessa IV. Photo credit @rickyracer

5. Garçon

Although Garcon is not an opulent superyacht but a fast yacht support vessel, she deserves the praise for carrying a huge luxurious helicopter, as this is what support vessels are for. Built specifically to serve Lurssen mega yacht Ace and to carry her water toys and tenders, Garcon measures 67m LOA.  Garcon also features a fully SOLAS certified helipad with 5,000 kg take-off weight for commercial use. Garson was built and launched in 2012 by Damen Shipyards, and in 2013 was honoured with the ISS Awards of Distinction for Innovation.

Garcon. Photo credit Jeff Brown

Garcon. Photo credit Jeff Brown

6. Sunrays

Motor yacht Sunrays was launched in 2010 by Oceanco, and in the same year received an award for the “Best Power Yacht over 65 metres” at the ISS Design and Leadership Award Ceremony. Her striking teal coloured aluminium hull is a work of Bjorn Johansson Design, while the interior styling is by famous Terence Disdale. Sunray’s heavenly interior design is unique, and have an airy and welcoming ambience. Indulge in luxury and add a helicopter ride when booking Sunrays this for charter in the Mediterranean.

Sunrays at Abu Dhabi Yas Marina. Photo @yachthelicopters

Sunrays at Abu Dhabi Yas Marina. Photo @yachthelicopters

7. Luna

If you are into yachts and luxury travelling, you probably know by now that the 155-metre mega yacht Luna is one of the largest yachts with some extraordinary features. She carries a submarine, multipurpose limousines and has not just one, but two helipads. Her 20-metre swimming pool is another wow characteristic. We wish Luna would be available for charter one day, as this expedition yacht could take her charter guests to breathtaking Galapagos, Alaska and the Pacific.

Luna: Helicopter landing. Photo credit Muscapix

Luna: Helicopter landing. Photo credit Muscapix

8. Samar

Motor yacht Samar is a 77m steel-and-aluminum luxury motor yacht designed by Laurent Giles and built by Devonport Yachts of England in 2006.  She is a very large and luxurious charter yacht which boasts everything that can be offered on a private motor yacht. Samar is capable of extended global cruising, where her charter guests will never get bored. Samar has a helipad, a large Spa Pool pool, an open bar, large outdoor living areas, a garage, as well as a movie theatre. Accommodation is offered for 12 guests, assisted by a professional crew of 26. Portofino, NaplesCapri, Amalfi, Monaco, and France are the places she will be available at for charter in summer 2017. She is available from US$ 650,000 per week plus expenses.

Samar. Photo credit @kdewet

Samar. Photo credit @kdewet

9. Skyfall (ex. Mi Sueno)

Skyfall is a symbol of a high-quality motor yacht, which features the latest marine technology and exquisite styling. Launched in 2010 by Trinity Yachts, luxury yacht Skyfall measure 58 metres and offers accommodation for a party of 10. Her cabin configuration consists of a master suite, 2 VIP cabins, one double and one twin. Her name comes from the James Bond famous movie series, which implies that this superyacht surely has an outstanding feature. Aboard Skyfall, the guests will have an opportunity to have delicious breakfast prepared by a private chef and continue the day with taking off in a helicopter to explore the best of Mediterranean. The Ionian Islands, Grenadines, Greece, Turkey, East and West Mediterranean, and Croatia is where motor yacht Skyfall will be available for this summer from $275,000 per week plus expenses.

Skyfall. Photo credit @yachthelicopters

Skyfall. Photo credit @yachthelicopters

10. ICE (ex. AIR)

Motor yacht ICE became the Superyacht of the Year at the 2006 World Superyacht Awards. No doubt that the title of one of one the best yachts in the world implies that ICE is a very special vessel. The two famous designers Terence Disdale and Tim Heywood worked on her interior and exterior respectively. The result is the striking exterior profile and divine interior decor. ICE can sleep 14 guests in 7 well-appointed cabins. She has been spotted in various locations with her massive helicopter.

Superyacht ICE. Photo credit Julien Hubert

Superyacht ICE. Photo credit Julien Hubert

11. Serene

At 134 metres, motor yacht Serene boasts a huge beam of 18.5 metres. Can you image how much luxury living space is offered on board this beauty? Serene provides a full seven decks of exterior and interior space. With an abundance of amenities, this mega yacht stands out among other luxury yachts. The two helicopter landing platforms, an enormous internal sea water pool, several spa pools, plus storage for a large submarine are some of the superb features. Serene has enough space to accommodate 24 guests and 52 crew members.

Superyacht Serene. Photo credit Mark Oconnell

Superyacht Serene. Photo credit Mark O’Connell

12. Madame Gu

Madame Gu is a superyacht that has it all for a luxury vacation in style. A helipad, excellent water toys and tenders, a spa pool and a night club guarantee lots of entertainment to her guests. Although Madame Gu is not available for private luxury charters, we still admire this vessel. She was built by Feadship to the design by De Voogt Naval Architects. Her interior is by Andrew Winch. She has 6 lavish cabins to accommodate 12 guests, and 18 crew cabins to sleep 36 crew members. This floating masterpiece was photographed in Port Vell in Barcelona where is always a very welcomed guest.

Madame Gu. photo credit Jeff Brown

Madame Gu. photo credit Jeff Brown

 13. Triton

Back in 2004 motor yacht Tritone became the largest composite yacht built in the U.S. upon her delivery. Her capabilities include prolonged cruising distances, as well as cruising in the most distant locations. Triton was built for her owner, who is passionate about sports fishing, deep-sea scuba diving, and water games and various activities. Hence, the yacht was built with an advanced hull laminate schedule utilising carbon fibre to ensure strength and durability. Triton’s red-coloured striking helicopter is seen in the photo of her cruising in the icy waters.

Triton and Helicopter

Triton and Helicopter

14. Vibrant Curiosity

Another outstanding superyacht built by Oceanco, Vibrant Curiosity is an 85-metre displacement vessel that turns heads at any port. She was photographers in Auckland, New Zealand with her large helicopter a few weeks ago. This giant luxury vessel can sleep 18 guests in 7 beautifully furnished cabins. A professional crew of 26 professionals take care of everything on board. Vibrant Curiosity reaches a top speed of 20 knots and is powered y a pair of MTU 16V 595 TE70 engines.

Vibrant Curiosity in Auckland. Photo credit CharterWorld

Vibrant Curiosity in Auckland. Photo credit CharterWorld

15. Pegasus VIII (ex PEGASUS V, PRINCESS MARIANA)

At 78.60 metres, luxury motor yacht PEGASUS VIII provides a lot more than you would think. Her amazing interior layout includes a large salon with sophisticated decor, a cinema theatre, formal and casual dining spaces, as well as other great living areas. There are five lavish cabins to accommodate 12 guests. Those who love water activities will love the beach club of Pegasus VIII, which can be “flooded” and therefore provides the easiest access to the water with embarkation and disembarkation inside the yacht. Pegasus VIII is ideal for charter with family and kids. The 12m swimming pool with underwater light, six wave runners, jet-skis and tenders will add extra enjoyment when on a charter vacation. The helipad on board also transforms into golf driving range. Secure motor yacht Pegasus for charter in the Italian and French Rivieras this summer, from US$ 650,000 per week plus expenses.

Pegasus VIII. Photo credit @yachtmasters

Pegasus VIII. Photo credit @yachtmasters

You can view a great selection of luxury yachts available for charter here. To find out more or to make a booking, please contact our friendly charter brokers. They will be able to assist you with all enquiries, as well as provide impartial advice and professional service. With the Mediterranean yachting season being just around the corner, superyachts are booking up very fast. Check out the 2017 Mediterranean charter specials and 10 brand new superyachts for charter.

 

2017 Mediterranean Superyacht Charter Specials

April 23, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Have you been on a luxury yacht charter vacation or still new to yacht charters? This summer season is your chance to go on a vacation of the lifetime. The popularity of yacht charter holidays escalated very quickly in the past few years, and charter boats are booking up early this upcoming summer season. Choose to go on a holiday in some of the most spectacular places, including Greece, France, Italy, Spain, Croatia, Turkey, Malta and Montenegro. To help you make the right choice, CharterWorld provides expert opinion and specialist advice you need. Our charter brokers recommend vessels based on their own experience, knowledge and client’s feedback. Here are 2017 Mediterranean superyacht charter specials that you seriously have to consider and contact CharterWorld to make a booking.

35+ METRES SUPERYACHTS

Andreas L

The beautiful 60m/196ft superyacht Andreas L (ex. Amnesia) was launched by the Italian shipbuilder Benetti in 2003. She underwent a refit in 2015, and her incredible interior originally designed by Redman Whiteley Dixon is looking absolutely brilliant. Andreas L represent immaculate Italian style, quality and attention to details. This yacht is an ideal option for charters in the spectacular places of the Mediterranean. She offers accommodation for 12 guests, and a large number of luxury ‘extras’ which include but are not limited to the latest audio-visual entertainment system, a fully equipped gymnasium, massage room and a large spa pool. Her current special rate is from €250,000 per week plus expenses.

Andreas L Motor Yacht (ex Amnesia)

Andreas L Motor Yacht (ex Amnesia)

 

St David

Another impressive luxury superyacht built by Benetti, St David offers a fantastic special for charter at Monaco Grand Prix. You can make a booking to attend this exciting 4-days event at the rate of €200,000 per week. St David is one of the most elegant superyachts in the global fleet of luxury charter yachts. Equipped with deluxe amenities, St David can take you and your family on a breathtaking charter vacation in Monaco, St Tropez and Nice. Each guest aboard St David will find something to do. There is a gymnasium, spa pool, massage centre, Apple TV, karaoke and a bar. There is a large selection of water toys for kids and those who are fond of water sports. St David accommodates 12 guests, assisted by a crew of 15.

Charter Yacht ST DAVID

Charter Yacht ST DAVID

 

Glorious

For those of you who prefer sailing yachts, there is a great deal on Mediterranean booking aboard the 36m/118ft sailing yacht Glorious. For a limited time only, there is a 10% discount off weekly charters in June and 10% off any two weeks or longer charters in July and August. Sailing yacht Glorious sleeps eight guests overnight and has a highly professional crew of 6 people to take care of everything onboard. Her interior design offers relaxing and welcoming atmosphere. There are four cabins to accommodate charter guests in total comfort, which include a master cabin, two double and one twin cabin. June, July and August are the busiest in the summer yacht charter season, and yachts are booking up early. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to secure Glorious for charter starting from €35,000 per week plus expenses.

Sailing yacht GLORIOUS

Sailing yacht GLORIOUS

 

 Silver Angel

Silver Angel is offering a 20% discount off her weekly rates which makes it €340,000 per week plus expenses for weekly charters in May and June. This offer is subject to availability, as Silver Angel is a highly popular charter yacht. This 64.5m/211’7″  beauty is equipped with a fantastic selection of amenities to keep charter guests entertained, including a large spa pool, a full bar, a large swimming platform, a fully automatic retractable golf machine and stunning dining areas. Some lavish materials complement the sophisticated interior design of Silver Angel: dark oak panels, white Onyx, silver leaf, marble and carved mirrored units. There is an extensive selection of water toys, as well as diving gear to explore the Mediterranean to the fullest.

Luxury Benetti Yacht SILVER ANGEL

Luxury Benetti Yacht SILVER ANGEL

 

Seagull II

Motor yacht Seagull II is a truly classic vessel, which was built in 1952. She was rebuilt in 2006 and is now known as one of the most famous charter yachts. Her welcoming atmosphere is filled with an intriguing history and elegance. The 54m/177ft Seagull II sleeps 12 charter guests in total luxury and comfort. Her crew of 9 will make sure the guest will have a vacation of their lifetime. The spa pool,  audio visual systems, spacious lounges and alfresco dining areas are there for the guests to enjoy Seagull’s favourite charter location – Croatia. On top of that, Seagull II has new rates for bookings in 2017: €85,000 – €90,000 per week plus expenses. Contact our friendly charter brokers to find our more about the history of this yacht and to secure the dates.

SEAGULL II - Jet Ski

SEAGULL II – Jet Ski

 

Mariu

Motor yacht Mariu will be cruising Eastern and Western Mediterranean this summer season. The fantastic news is she offers a special weekly rate of €150,000 plus expenses for charters in June 2017. Secure this yacht now, as she will definitely be fully booked until you know it. Mariu is a 49.90m/163’8″ ft luxury vessel built to the designed by bespoke Giorgio Armani. Her interior features minimalistic styling, while the elegance and sophistication are still present in every detail of the design. One of her outstanding features is the master bedroom, which has a king-size bed, his and hers facilities and Jacuzzi tub. There are 5 luxurious guests cabins, which comprise of a double cabin, two queen-size cabins and two twin cabins. Mariu boasts ample exterior spaces, ideal for enjoying the sun of Portofino, Naples, Capri and Amalfi.

MY MARIU

MY MARIU

 

Victory

The 52m/170ft luxury motor yacht Victory has a special deal for charters in April and May. Start the yachting summer season early and book Victory for a private charter at the incredible rate of €160,000 per week plus expenses. The interior areas of Victory are well-appointed, with the simple yet elegant decor. Outdoor living spaces offer everything needed in terms of entertainment and relaxation. On the sundeck, the guests can enjoy the views of brightly lit coastlines of Croatia, the natural beauty and the light breeze of the Mediterranean sea. There is a Spa pool with oversized sun pads, a BBQ are and an alfresco dining area.

VICTORY

VICTORY

 

Trending

While undergoing her recent refit in 2016, Trending received a completely new interior and now boasts open and airy spaces, modern decor and a feel of luxury in every detail. The decor is something that makes this yacht incredibly luxurious: inspired by sea, granite and marble elements, along with beige and white textures and soft fabrics complete Trending’s contemporary styling. The large floor-to-ceiling windows provide plenty of natural light and a great sense of openness. Opulent accommodation is provided for 12 guests in 6 cabins. The sundeck aft can accommodate a helicopter, while forward on the sundeck there are large sunbeds, sun umbrellas, and a Jacuzzi with bar. For a limited time only, Trending offers 15% off her weekly rates for June 2017 bookings. When booking this 49.9m/164ft luxury motor yacht, you can save up to €31,500 on a weekly charter yacht booking.

TRENDING

TRENDING

 

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Don Michele

Delivered in 2016 by C. Boat, the brand new 27.30m charter yacht Don Michele is about to start her summer cruising season in West Mediterranean. On this spacial occasion, she is offering events special rate of €39,500 per week plus expenses. Spring 2017 is promised to be exciting and filled with thrilling and important events, including the Monaco Grand Prix and the Cannes Film Festival. Get together with your friends and family and charter Don Michele to get the best out of mild spring climate of France. Don Michele has five lavish cabins to accommodate ten charter guests. Her ample exterior spaces are great for socialising, hosting guests at a port or enjoy the sunshine on the upper deck.

Motor Yacht DON MICHELE

Motor Yacht DON MICHELE

 

Ombre Blu

Ombre Blu is a modern Lagoon 500 crewed catamaran. At 15.54m/51ft she offers accommodation for six charter guests. Melissa and Francesco as crew, chefs and hosts, are bilingual in Italian and English and provide the warmest hospitality to their guests. There are three meals served per day, made from fresh local produce accompanied by fine regional wines. The charter itinerary includes on-land activities, visiting the best places in Naples. Sailing yacht Ombre Blu offers a 10% discount on two remaining weeks in May. She is currently available from May 6 until May 21 at a rate of €11,250 per week plus expenses. Inquire now to secure the last two available charter weeks aboard Ombre Blu to indulge in the Italian luxury.

Yacht OMBRE BLU

Yacht OMBRE BLU

 

MOONRAKER II

Motor yacht Moonraker II is a fantastic luxury vessel compared to a small boutique hotel on the water. Take the advantage of her special rate of €26,000 per week plus expenses for bookings in May in the Naples area and October in Croatia. Measuring 30m/97’11” ft the luxury charter yacht Moonraker II beautiful furnishing, with cream leather, wool carpets and soft fabrics. The exterior spaces beckon for relaxation and entertaining: there ara comfortable seating, bar, sun loungers and al fresco dining. Eight charter guests are accommodated in the following cabin layout: one master, one VIP and two double/twin cabins. Various water toys and a tender are also available onboard for some extra fun on the water.

MOONRAKER

MOONRAKER

 

Gigiole

The spacious yacht of her size, Gigiole is gorgeous motor yacht with generous accommodation for eight guests and some incredible luxury amenities. She is offering a discounted rate of €28,000 per week plus expenses for charters between July 1 and July 15. This is a great chance to secure this yacht now, as she is very popular and has last available dates in the busiest month of the summer charter season. Gigiole is modern and elegant, with a light and airy feel of luxury and brightly lit with natural light. Sunbathing and relaxation areas are provided on the aft deck and the foredeck. The hydraulic bathing platform brings you closer to the seas and surrounding ambience, and also provides easy access to the water and use of water toys.

Yacht GIGIOLE

Yacht GIGIOLE

 

Never One

The 24m/78’9″ ft alluring motor yacht Never One is available in Italy this summer and is offering a 10% discount for charters in April and May 2017. She was refitted in 2016, which means that she is fully equipped with the latest technology. High gloss mahogany wood panelling and chic furnishing are some of the beautiful elements of her interior decor. Charter guests can enjoy alfresco dining, get together with their nearest and dearest to unwind after a thrilling day of adventure, and maybe enjoy watching one of the latest movies on the large TVs and Bose sound system in the main salon. Perfect for any occasions, luxury motor yacht Never One sleeps 9 guests overnight in 4 cabins but is also suitable for hosting a casual party white at anchor.

Maiora NEVER ONE - Main

Maiora NEVER ONE – Main

Take a look at MORE MED CHARTER SPECIALS and contact CharterWorld now to make a booking. Hurry, charter boats are booking up early this year.

 

Codecasa Shipyards building the new Superyacht CODECASA 65

April 20, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Codecasa Shipyards announced the construction of their new superyacht – Codecasa 65 Hull F74.The new 65m Hull 74 is a follow up on superyachts Main, Eternity (ex. Family Day) and Double Down (ex. Lady Lau). This superyacht project is being built to the design developed by the shipyard’s in-house team.

 

Codecasa Shipyards is building superyacht Codecasa 65 Hull F74

Codecasa Shipyards is building superyacht Codecasa 65 Hull F74

Hull 74 is the fourth unit from the flagship series of Codecasa. She will be completely custom-built and will feature outstanding technical and quality characteristics. The owner is yet to confirm a team of designers to develop the superyacht’s interior.

Codecasa 65 Hull 75 is scheduled for delivery in summer 2019.

Main specifications:

LOA: 65,00 meters
Maximum beam: 11,20 meters
Maximum draft:  3,70 meters
Hull:  high tensile steel ah 36
Superstructure: aluminium 5083 h111/h321
Classification: Lloyd’s Register EMEA 100 a1, SSC “yacht” MONO g6  LMC+UMS – LY3 full compliance
Full load displacement: 950 tonnes approx.
Main engines: 2 caterpillar 3516c (1825kw / 2448 hp @ 1600 rpm)
Stabilisers: NAIAD DYNAMICS zero speed
Maximum speed at light displacement: 17 knots
Range: 5,000 nautical miles @ 12 knots
Fuel oil capacity: 160,000 litres

While this project is underway, you can charter Codecasa 65 motor yachts Double Down (ex. Lady Lau) and Eternity (ex. Family Day). They are available in the Mediterranean this summer and will be cruising in the water of Italy, France, Croatia and Greece.

Yacht ETERNITY (ex. FAMILY DAY)

Yacht ETERNITY (ex. FAMILY DAY)

DOUBLE DOWN

DOUBLE DOWN (ex. Lady Lau)

 

You can find out more about Codecasa Shipyards and the luxury superyacht available for charter here. If you are interested in chartering a luxury motor yacht, please contact our charter brokers.

Top 10 Superyachts you HAVE TO SEE at MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona

April 19, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

One of the “must-visit” superyacht events, the MYBA Charter Show will be held at Barcelona‘s prominent OneOcean Port Vell for the first time. Last year, the decision on the new venue was announced by the MYBA authorities, confirming that Barcelona would be hosting the event for the next three years. OneOcean Port Vell can berth 68 yachts ranging from 22m – 190m. Here are the top 10 charter superyachts you will see at OneOcean Port Vell from the 24th until the 27th of April 20107. 

1. Satori

Launched earlier this year, the brand new 41.5-metre sailing yacht Satori is waiting for her first Mediterranean charter vacations. This breathtaking luxury vessel accommodates 10 charter guests and has some excellent facilities, including Hammam, massage room, alfresco dining and lavish interior living spaces.

Sailing yacht SATORI

Sailing yacht SATORI

2. Shawlife

Built by prominent shipbuilder Princess Yachts, motor yacht Shawlife boasts 21.25m LOA and offers comfortable accommodation for up to 8 charter guests. She can reach a top speed of 20 knots and has excellent water toys for some extra fun on a private yacht charter vacation.

MY SHAWLIFE

M/Y SHAWLIFE

3. Takara

Another brand new motor yacht in the world of luxury charter yachts is the beautiful 38-metre Takara. Her interior styling is best described as contemporary, with some opulent elements and a total “Zen” atmosphere. Her large panoramic windows will allow the guests to enjoy the picturesque views of the Western Mediterranean, where she will be available for charter this summer from EUR€ 130,000.00 per week plus expenses.

M/Y TAKARA

M/Y TAKARA

MY TAKARA - Upper salon

MY TAKARA – Upper salon

4. Joy

Joy was one of the best additions to the global fleet of charter yachts in 2016. Being available for charter for less than a year, Joy has already won the hearts of many and has been in very high demand. Joy is a 70-metre motor yacht of outstanding quality. She was designed and built by some of the leading designers and bespoke shipbuilder Feadship. Opulent accommodation onboard Joy is for 12 guests, assisted by 17 crew members.

Superyacht Joy. Photo credit: Alina Garazhenko

Superyacht Joy. Photo credit: Alina Garazhenko

5. Lucky Lady

The 62.60-metre impressive motor yacht Lucky Lady (ex Lady Lola) was launched in 2002. Following her refit, completed early in 2017, Lucky Lady is taking bookings for charters in Eastern Mediterranean. She is fully equipped with advanced technology while providing beautiful, luxurious living spaces for her guests to enjoy their charter vacations to the fullest. Her accommodation layout comprises of 5 well-appointed cabins to accommodate a total of 10 guests.

Motor Yacht Lucky Lady

Motor Yacht Lucky Lady

6. GO

Another highly popular charter yacht built by Feadship, GO is a real head turner at every port. She was refitted in 2015 and boasts tasteful interior created by world-renowned Sinot Design. One of her outstanding features is the main salon with unique circular couch, which is the ideal area for all guests to enjoy cocktails, conversation or perhaps even the latest movie on her large high definition flat screen TV. This 43-metre superyacht sleep 10 guests overnights in 5 lovely cabins.

MY GO - Main

MY GO – Main

MY GO - Alfresco dining

MY GO – Alfresco dining

7. Axioma

The six-deck luxury vessel Axioma (ex. Red Square) is one of the finest yachts built by Dunya Yachts. She was launched in 2013 and constructed to the design by Sterling Scott and interior designer Alberto Pinto. She boasts a huge saloon, with open gallery and glass doors leading to the beach club, which is home to the infinity pool and four sets of sofas. The dedicated owner’s deck has a master bedroom with a walk-in dressing room, twin bathrooms, and a cinema/lounge, leading to a dining terrace. Axioma can accommodate 12 guests.

MegaYacht Axioma (ex. Red Square) - Image courtesy of Dunya Yachts

MegaYacht Axioma (ex. Red Square) – Image courtesy of Dunya Yachts

MegaYacht Axioma (ex. Red Square) Upper Deck - Image courtesy of Dunya Yachts

MegaYacht Axioma (ex. Red Square) Upper Deck – Image courtesy of Dunya Yachts

8. Nero

Nero is a classic superyacht with some excellent features. She has a large entertaining area on the main deck, where her charter guests will enjoy amazing meals prepared by the chef on board, will have an aperitif or simply relax after a day of adventure. There is a five-metre pool on the foredeck and a large beach platform for everyone to enjoy the water. For those who are into an active lifestyle, there is a gymnasium, water toys and tenders, and diving equipment. Nero is available for charter from EUR€ 475,000.00 per week.

Superyacht NERO

Superyacht NERO

Motor yacht Nero - foredeck pool

Motor yacht Nero – foredeck pool

9. ICON

Motor yacht ICON is perfect for Mediterranean charters this summer. Built in 2009 and refitted in 2014, ICON was the first superyacht built by Icon Yachts. With an overall length of 68-metres and a beam of 11.4-metres, ICON provides voluminous living spaces. Her accommodation comprises of 7 cabins for a total of 12 guests. ICON’s interior styling is by Redman Whiteley Dixon, with the interior design being a work of the renowned Studio Linse.

68m mega yacht ICON by Icon Yachts

68m mega yacht ICON by Icon Yachts

10. Pride

The prestigious Italian shipyard Mondo Marine launched motor yacht Pride in 2013 to the design drawn by Viudes Yachts. At 45 metres Pride offers exceptional outdoor spaces spanned over three decks. The centre of casual entertainment onboard Pride is the sundeck, which boasts a huge sun pad, ample seating and lavish wet bar. Accommodation is offered for 12 guests in the following cabin configuration: owner’s master suite, full-beam VIP cabin, two double cabins and 2 twin cabins.

Superyacht PRIDE

Superyacht PRIDE

Superyacht PRIDE - Decks From Above

Superyacht PRIDE – Decks From Above

There is a large selection of luxury motor and sailing yachts that you can charter in the finest locations of the Mediterranean this summer. Some of the most popular locations include Monaco, Nice, Cannes, Portofino, Amalfi, Mallorca, Mykonos, Bodrum and many others. For more information on availability and rates, please contact our charter brokers.