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Special offer: Reduced South of France charters with Sunseeker M/Y Firecracker

September 20, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

26m/87ft superyacht FIRECRACKER from British shipyard Sunseeker is ready for charter in the South of France and has a special offer for the remainder of September.

Sunseeker superyacht FIRECRACKER

Sunseeker superyacht FIRECRACKER

Built in 2011 and capable of a top speed of 35 knots and a cruising speed of 25 knots, she is an excellent choice for families looking to visit multiple destinations and island-hop on a yacht with plenty of outdoor sunning space.

Luxury yacht FIRECRACKER - Salon

Luxury yacht FIRECRACKER – Salon

The salon is designed for effortless family living, with extended port and starboard windows allowing plenty of natural light into the naturally toned interiors. There is a dining area for breakfast together to begin your day, and the widescreen HDTV has plenty of offerings with Sky channels and DVD available for film nights as a family.

M/Y FIRECRACKER - Main deck aft alfresco dining and sunpads

M/Y FIRECRACKER – Main deck aft alfresco dining and sunpads

The main deck aft is designed for outdoor living and the generous alfresco dining table can be used for spreading out with hobbies or electronic devices. Along the stern, the plush sunpads make an inviting space for resting after hours spent on the water toys and playing on the soft sand beaches of the Cote d’Azur.

“Superyacht FIRECRACKER is ready for charter in the South of France from €31,500 per week plus expenses for the remainder of September, and at her usual rate of €43,000-€48,000 p/w plus expenses thereafter. Contact CharterWorld for more information and to make a booking today.”

Bow sun loungers and Portuguese deck aboard luxury yacht FIRECRACKER

Bow sun loungers and Portuguese deck aboard luxury yacht FIRECRACKER

The bow is also put to guests use and the supads located here convert into sun loungers and there is an additional table for guests to admire the forward views while conversing in comfort.

Superyacht FIRECRACKER - Flybridge

Superyacht FIRECRACKER – Flybridge

Catch the last of the summer sun on the fantastic sunpads located on the flybridge stern, or sit back with the latest bestseller while taking in the fresh air and the ambient, relaxing noises of the French Riviera seascape.

Luxury yacht FIRECRACKER has a great selection of water toys for use among the secluded beaches of the Western Mediterranean, and the collection includes:

  • 2 x Seabobs
  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable toys
Master suite aboard M/Y FIRECRACKER

Master suite aboard M/Y FIRECRACKER

The accommodation is designed to sleep up to 8 guests over 4 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom and 2 twin cabins. A professional crew of 3 will ensure that everyone on board has a relaxing cruise in the captivating charter grounds of the Mediterranean.

Superyacht FIRECRACKER is ready for charter in the South of France from €31,500 per week plus expenses for the remainder of September, and at her usual rate of €43,000-€48,000 p/w plus expenses thereafter. Contact CharterWorld for more information and to make a booking today.

Special offer: 15% off South of France charters aboard Sunseeker M/Y Emoji

September 18, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

34m/112ft Sunseeker superyacht EMOJI (ex.LADY GREY) is ready for charter in the Western Mediterranean with a 15% discount in the South of France from now until the start of November.

Luxury yacht EMOJI - Built by Sunseeker

Luxury yacht EMOJI – Built by Sunseeker

Built in 2010 and capable of a top speed of 26 knots, she is a great choice for friends and family looking to visit multiple destinations within a short time-frame and her highly maintained interiors will also impress on a corporate event charter.

The main salon is a comfortable contemporary space in neutral colours and pale oak. Splashes of vibrant blue and red add lively points of interest that draw the eye to the main seating area, where guests have a choice of plush sofas. Forward of the main salon, the formal dining area is an immaculate space in which to mark any special occasion together in style.

“Superyacht EMOJI is ready for charter in the South of France at the discounted rate of €85,000 per week plus expenses from now until the end of October… Don’t delay booking your preferred dates – contact CharterWorld today.”

Baie de Juan in Antibes. Photo credit: C. Polack coutesy of Antibes Tourist Office

Baie de Juan in Antibes. Photo credit: C. Polack coutesy of Antibes Tourist Office

The shaded main deck aft is the perfect place to start the day with morning coffee, or for alfresco dining at any time of the day. Rest on the sofa near the stern after hours playing in the water, which is easily accessed via the stairs.

On the bow, a seating area can be used as a sunny and restful retreat, or as a shaded observation spot while guests watch each other play on the water toys.

Up on the flybridge, guests can control the amount of light they receive while sunbathing via the retractable bimini roof. There is also another alfresco dining option located centre of the flybridge, and to the aft a large set of sunpads takes in the best weather the Mediterranean has to offer.

There is a great selection of water toys available; contact the expert brokers at CharterWorld to find out about her current selection.

Iles de Lerins, Cannes. Photo credit: Semec - Dervaux courtesy of the Cannes Tourist Board

Iles de Lerins, Cannes. Photo credit: Semec – Dervaux courtesy of the Cannes Tourist Board

The on board accommodation is designed to sleep a maximum of 10 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 2 double cabins and 2 twin cabins. A professional crew of 5 will ensure that every guest is well taken care of throughout the charter.

Superyacht EMOJI is ready for charter in the South of France at the discounted rate of €85,000 per week plus expenses from now until the end of October. At other times, she is available in the Mediterranean from €100,000-€110,000 per week plus expenses. Don’t delay booking your preferred dates – contact CharterWorld today.

5 amazing luxury charter yachts spotted in August

August 30, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

The summer of 2017 has been a great time for new yacht launches and for the Mediterranean charter season, resulting in plenty of great photo opportunities to the backdrop of amazing locations such as Monaco and Cannes.

These five superyachts snapped in action are all available on the charter market and represent a range of prices and sizes to suit corporate events, special occasions and quick getaways with family and friends. Find out more about their on board facilities and take a look at what’s inside.

Giraud

Motor yacht GIRAUD - Built by Admiral Tecnomar. Photo credit Didier Didairbus

Motor yacht GIRAUD – Built by Admiral Tecnomar. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

The award-winning superyacht GIRAUD (ex.CACOS V) was spotted cruising along the French Riviera mid-August, showing off her military lines from Italian shipyard Tecnomar, with exterior styling from Luca Dini Design.

Luxury yacht GIRAUD - Formal dining area

Luxury yacht GIRAUD – Formal dining area

While wood remains an accent within the interiors, most of the panelling creates a silvery setting that complements the mirror-like surfaces, modern fixtures and art for an opulent dining environment.

On the sundeck, guests have a choice between a sun-drenched or shaded aft sun bathing and exercising area thanks to a removable bimini cover. Steps lead up to the forward Jacuzzi for easy entry and exit while also creating a flat platform to rest drinks on while conversing and watching family and friends speed by on the jet ski and other water toys.

Superyacht GIRAUD - Alfresco dining and Jacuzzi

Superyacht GIRAUD – Alfresco dining and Jacuzzi

Price: €180,000 per week plus expenses

Charter grounds: South of France

 

Pure One

Luxury yacht PURE ONE - Built by Leopard. Photo credit Didier Didairbus

Luxury yacht PURE ONE – Built by Leopard. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Currently cruising around Cannes, motor yacht PURE ONE is in the perfect location to make use of her impressive selection of water toys, among which is Scuba diving equipment, water skis, paddle boards and a waterslide.

Fresh from a 2017 refit, superyacht PURE ONE has an immaculate contemporary interior with timeless detailing for a place that feels like home throughout the charter.

Superyacht PURE ONE - Saloon

Superyacht PURE ONE – Saloon

Even with her sophisticated alfresco lounges and tempting sundeck spa pool, there is another reason to charter M/Y PURE ONE: She cruises at 26 knots and is capable of a top speed of 40 knots – perfect for getting from one destination to the next in no time flat.

Motor yacht PURE ONE - Sundeck

Motor yacht PURE ONE – Sundeck

Price: €150,000-€170,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Moonlight II

Superyacht MOONLIGHT II - Built by Neorion Shipyard. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Superyacht MOONLIGHT II – Built by Neorion Shipyard. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Designed for large group charters, motor yacht MOONLIGHT II sleeps 36 guests over 18 cabins and is packed with facilities: A spa, sauna, cinema, gym and helipad ensures that there are plenty of activities, while additional guests can come and go as they please.

Superyacht MOONLIGHT II - Spa

Superyacht MOONLIGHT II – Spa

Ideal for special occasions and for corporate event charters, every guest will feel pampered while on board. Offering 25% her charter price for September, motor yacht MOONLIGHT II is an opportunity not to be missed.

Combining pristine white interiors with vibrant splashes of colour, the main salon and skylounge are both great places to party day or night. Outside, the expansive decks have plenty of seating for large gatherings, and the upper deck hosts two lavish alfresco dining tables for memorable meals out in the open air.

Luxury yacht MOONLIGHT II - Sundeck Jacuzzi and sunpads

Luxury yacht MOONLIGHT II – Sundeck Jacuzzi and sunpads

Price: €595,000-€644,000 with 25% off September charters

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean, Eastern Mediterranean

 

Black & White

Sunseeker motor yacht BLACK & WHITE. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Sunseeker motor yacht BLACK & WHITE. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Speedy and sporting a sophisticated monochrome interior, the aptly named luxury yacht BLACK AND WHITE features Art Deco detailing and is an excellent choice for charters with family of all ages and friends: On board space is efficiently used to include a sunpad on the bow plus alfresco dining on the main deck and the flybridge, while inside there is a lavish formal dining area and a bar.

The salon and formal dining area aboard open yacht BLACK AND WHITE

The salon and formal dining area aboard open yacht BLACK AND WHITE

Her selection of water toys will provide hours of fun and her flybridge has a spa pool – an uncommon addition on an open yacht. M/Y BLACK AND WHITE can achieve a top speed of 26 knots and a cruising speed of 20 knots, making her a decisive choice for island hoppers and those looking for diversity in a week-long charter.

Sunskeeker superyacht BLACK AND WHITE - Jacuzzi

Sunskeeker superyacht BLACK AND WHITE – Jacuzzi

Price: €95,000-€105,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Hokulani

Luxury yachts HOKULANI and SARAH. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Luxury yachts HOKULANI and SARAH. Photo credit: Didier Didairbus

Spotted in Monaco, open yacht HOKULANI from Palmer Johnson displays a sleek, eye-catching champagne hull with a flowing interior-exterior design from Nuvolari Lenard. At 46m/151ft with a beam of 8m/28ft her warm interiors offer guests plenty of room for moving around, from the sophisticated formal dining area to the bar and any one of the seating areas, inside or out on the ambient deck.

Motor yacht HOKULANI - Main salon

Motor yacht HOKULANI – Main salon

The bow and stern are fitted with sunpads while the bridge deck holds a number of sun loungers that enjoy sweeping views from the aft. Combined with shaded alfresco dining areas superyacht HOKULANI represents outdoor living at its best.

M/Y HOKULANI comes with a great collection of water toys and also has a top speed of 28 knots and a cruising speed of 22 knots for quick travel to the amazing beaches and culture hotspots of the Western Mediterranean.

Motor yacht HOKULANI - Main deck aft lounge

Motor yacht HOKULANI – Main deck aft lounge

Price: €140,000-€160,000

Charter grounds: Western Mediterranean

 

Contact CharterWorld to find out about the availability of any of the above luxury yachts and for tailored offers.

Luxury motor yacht Blush available for charter in the Western Mediterranean

August 09, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Charter the spectacular 45m/177ft superyacht BLUSH in the Western Mediterranean this summer and discover a beautiful Sunseeker yacht you’ll want to return to year after year.

Luxury yacht BLUSH - Built by Sunseeker

Luxury yacht BLUSH – Built by Sunseeker

Built in 2014, she was a finalist in both the World Superyacht Awards 2015 and the Showboats Design Awards 2015 for Semi-displacement or Planing Three Deck Motor Yacht – above 40m and Exterior Design & Styling Award – Motor Yacht below 500GT respectively.

The main salon is well designed for receiving extra visitors and for family and friends charters where the group can gather together to plan the day ahead or spread out to pursue individual hobbies and interests.

The main deck aft provides a shaded area for guests to unwind throughout the day, or dry off after playing in the water at such destinations as St Tropez or the beaches of Capri and the Amalfi Coast.

Motor yacht BLUSH - Formal dining area in the skylounge

Motor yacht BLUSH – Formal dining area in the skylounge

Spend your evening in the striking dark panelled skylounge and relax in the comfortable surroundings with a film after a sumptuous meal in the formal dining area. As the evening progresses, head out to the upper deck aft where the lounging area has excellent visibility, and bright lighting to ensure that nothing dampens your evening event.

There’s no better place on board to view the amazing landscapes of the Western Mediterranean than on the sun deck: Numerous seating spots, sun loungers, a fantastic forward Jacuzzi and a large wet bar make for a wonderful lazy summer afternoon.

Motor yacht BLUSH is an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre and among her water toys are 2 x jet skis, snorkelling equipment, fishing gear and towable toys. Contact CharterWorld for the latest on board selection.

Superyacht BLUSH - Master suite

Superyacht BLUSH – Master suite

Up to 12 guests can sleep aboard in 6 cabins during charters: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 2 double cabins and 2 twin cabins. A professional crew of 11 will ensure that everyone on board has a relaxing charter experience in the world’s favourite charter grounds.

Superyacht BLUSH is ready for charter in the Mediterranean from €200,000-€220,000 per week plus expenses. To find out more, contact CharterWorld and make your booking today.

Charter luxury yacht Double D in the Western Mediterranean

July 14, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Open yacht DOUBLE D (ex.STRAIGHT TO VOICEMAIL) is ready for charter in the Western Mediterranean, and with her top speed of 42 knots, she is the perfect choice for family and friends groups looking to island hop this summer and spend as little time in transit as possible.

Sunseeker superyacht DOUBLE D

Sunseeker superyacht DOUBLE D

Built in 2007 and refitted in 2015, her sophisticated interiors are balanced by equally large exteriors, which include sunpads and seating on the foredeck, a large aft deck for daytime lounging and alfresco dining, plus a large swim platform where guests can lounge beside the water’s edge.

Luxury yacht DOUBLE D - Salon and formal dining area

Luxury yacht DOUBLE D – Salon and formal dining area

Within the warm wooden interior, the open-plan living space places the formal dining area forward of the salon and seats up to 6 guests in style. Adjacent, the bar has a great selection of drinks to complement any meal, and to quench guests and visitors watching a film together in the elegant monochrome salon.

Motor yacht DOUBLE D - Foredeck seating and sunpads

Motor yacht DOUBLE D – Foredeck seating and sunpads

Motor yacht DOUBLE D comes with a great range of water toys, which include:

  • 2 x paddleboards
  • 1 x jet ski
  • 1 x wakeboard
  • 1 x kneeboard
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable toys
Open yacht DOUBLE D - Master suite

Open yacht DOUBLE D – Master suite

The on board accommodation sleeps up to 8 guests over 4 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom and 2 twin cabins. A crew of 4 will provide your guests with everything the require to unwind in the beautiful Mediterranean weather.

Charter superyacht DOUBLE D in the Western Mediterranean from €45,000-€55,000 per week plus expenses. Find out more and contact CharterWorld, or compare her to other luxury yachts available for charter in the Mediterranean.

Special offer: Reduced rate for open yacht Casino Royale on Mediterranean charters

July 06, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

If you’re looking to see as much of the Mediterranean as possible on your summer holiday, 33m/108ft luxury charter yacht CASINO ROYALE (ex.M3) could be exactly what your looking for: Built by Sunseeker in 2004 and last refitted in 2016, she is named after the James Bond film in which she appeared. She is capable of a top speed of 45 knots to ensure that as little time as possible is spent in transit.

Motor yacht CASINO ROYALE - Built by Sunseeker

Motor yacht CASINO ROYALE – Built by Sunseeker

The open plan main salon and formal dining area is a rich environment using strong earthy tones and angular furnishings for a contemporary and masculine atmosphere. The wet bar is conveniently located to serve drinks to guests enjoying a film together on the sofa, or dining alfresco on the main deck aft.

On the forward deck, guests can stretch out and sunbathe on the sunpads or dip into the fabulous Jacuzzi to ease tired muscles after sightseeing and exploring on land.

Sunseeker Predator 108 ‘Casino Royale’ from Sunseeker London on Vimeo.

Along with 2 foldable bikes, there is a great selection of water toys for guests to choose from, and the collection includes:

  • 1 x jetski (adult)
  • 1 x electric jetski (children up to 7 years of age)
  • 1 x surf ski
  • 1 x paddleboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable and towable toys

The accommodation layout is designed to sleep up to 8 guests over 4 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP stateroom and 2 twin cabins. Her professional crew of 4 will ensure that you and your guests have everything you require for a stellar charter experience in Italy and the South of France.

Superyacht CASINO ROYALE is available in the Mediterranean this July with a special reduced rate of €70,000 per week plus expenses. Contact CharterWorld or more information and book ahead to avoid disappointment.

Make your dream Western Mediterranean charter reality with M/Y Biancino

June 09, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

Zip through the Western Mediterranean aboard charter yacht BIANCINO, a 28m/92ft superyacht from Sunseeker perfect for visiting multiple destinations within a short amount of time. Built in 2007, she was last refitted in 2016.

Open yacht BIANCINO - Built by Sunseeker

Open yacht BIANCINO – Built by Sunseeker

The spacious interior consists of a plush aft lounging area and forward formal dining area, seating up to 8 guests in comfortable contemporary elegance.

Luxury yacht BIANCINO - Salon

Luxury yacht BIANCINO – Salon

Warm wooden panelling against ice white furnishings with metallic silver accents. After a busy day enjoying the summer events of the French Riviera, return to the main salon and settle in for a film together on the HD widescreen TV.

Superyacht BIANCINO - Formal dining

Superyacht BIANCINO – Formal dining

On the main deck aft a shaded, informal alfresco dining area seats up to 8 guests for delicious meals savoured in the fresh air of the Italian Riviera or the Amalfi Coast. Steps lead down to a large swim platform where guests can easily enter and leave the water at each fantastic beach destination.

Motor yacht BIANCINO - Alfresco dining on the aft deck

Motor yacht BIANCINO – Alfresco dining on the aft deck

The bridge deck balances space and facilities to create a Jacuzzi area with seating around the aft and a large sunpads layout towards the bow. A shaded lounge area with bar allows for informal alfresco dining and refreshments while you and your guests tan in the sun.

  • 1 x wakeboard
  • water skis
  • snorkelling equipment, and
  • inflatable toys
Open yacht BIANCINO - Master suite

Open yacht BIANCINO – Master suite

The accommodation sleeps up to 8 guests over 5 cabins: 1 Master suite, 1 VIP cabin and 2 twin cabins. A crew of 4 will provide you and your guests with everything you need for a fantastic charter experience.

Open yacht BIANCINO is available for charter in the Western Mediterranean from €47,000-€52,000 per week plus expenses. Contact CharterWorld to reserve your preferred summer dates now.

Celebrate the Queen’s birthday with the ‘Best of British’ superyachts for charter

June 05, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

The 5th of June is Queen Elizabeth’s official birthday (her real birthday is the 21st of April) and countries across the Commonwealth receive an extended weekend to mark the occasion. With the fantastic weather already in the Mediterranean this year, those with holiday time stored up might consider extending their break for a week-long getaway together on a luxury yacht charter.

Sunseeker, Oyster and Pendennis are three highly successful British luxury yachts builders, creating charter yachts which have been awards winners and regatta participants. Take a look at some of their superyachts now available for charter, where opulent interiors are equally matched by impeccable facilities and high performance to represent the best of British design.

Sunseeker Yachts

Based in Poole, Dorset, Sunseeker Yachts has evolved since the late 1960s from designing and building power boats to open yachts. Ever evolving to meet modern demands, Sunseeker celebrated the sale of its 100th superyacht over 100ft in 2015 and has won numerous awards – including the Queen’s Award for Export Achievement – on multiple occasions.

Today, over 2,000 staff produce and distribute over 140 yachts to more than 45 countries and the company is known for producing polished interiors capable of high-speed performance and a plethora of water toys, Approved RYA Water Sports Centre status and that all-important sundeck Jacuzzi more often associated with larger, slower motor yachts.

 

Blush – Bright and bold

Luxury yacht BLUSH - Built by Sunseeker

Luxury yacht BLUSH – Built by Sunseeker

Awards finalist BLUSH nearly went home from the World Superyacht Awards 2015 with 2 categories to her name: Exterior Design & Styling Award – Motor Yacht below 500GT and Semi-displacement or Planing Three Deck Motor Yacht – above 40m.

Luxury yacht BLUSH - Formal dining area and main salon

Luxury yacht BLUSH – Formal dining area and main salon

Strong contrasts of dark macassar wood against plush cream-coloured furnishings create a powerful environment for a lavish and modern environment equally suited for celebrations as a family holiday.

An Approved Watrer Sports Centre, motor yacht BLUSH comes with 2 jetskis, snorkelling equipment, fishing gear and towable toys.

Motor yacht BLUSH - Comfortable and spacious guest cabin

Motor yacht BLUSH – Comfortable and spacious guest cabin

Length: 47m/154ft

Beam: 9.3m/30.6ft

Year: 2015

Accommodation: 12 guests

Rate: €210,000 per week plus expenses

Thumper – Sparkling days and sensuous nights

Superyacht THUMPER - Built by Sunseeker

Superyacht THUMPER – Built by Sunseeker

Another finalist at the World Superyacht Awards 2015, luxury yacht THUMPER came close to securing the Semi-displacement or Planing Three Deck Motor Yacht – 30m to 40m category.

Motor yacht THUMPER - Main salon. Photo credit Sunseeker

Motor yacht THUMPER – Main salon. Photo credit Sunseeker

Her fine details fill her spectacular azure and ivory interiors, which in turn give way to refined exteriors designed for entertaining and making the most of the glorious Mediterranean summers.

An Approved RYA WAter Sports Centre, superyacht THUMPER comes with a great array of water toys: jetskis, Seabobs, Paddleboards, wakeboards, waterskis and towable toys.

Luxury yacht THUMPER - sundeck Jacuzzi. Photo credit Sunseeker

Luxury yacht THUMPER – sundeck Jacuzzi. Photo credit Sunseeker

Length: 40m/131ft

Beam: 8.1m/26.5ft

Year: 2014

Accommodation: 10 guests

Rate: €155,000-€165,000 per week plus expenses

Princess AVK – Beauty and ability

Luxury yacht PRINCESS AVK is a Sunseeker 155 Yacht, as is her sister M/Y BLUSH

Luxury yacht PRINCESS AVK is a Sunseeker 155 Yacht, as is her sister M/Y BLUSH

Motor yacht PRINCESS AVK takes an uncluttered approach to her interiors, combining classic elegance and contemporary sensibilities to create simple, stylish and practical interiors. A bar in the salon is conveniently close to the formal dining area for ease of service during a delicious meal and the exterior deck lounging areas and alfresco dining options are just as beautifully presented.

This Approved RYA Water Sports Centre comes whith a fantastic selection of water toys, including a flyboard, Waverunners and Seabobs. After a tiring time playing in the water, guests can relax in the Jacuzzi and admire the Mediterranean views, or unwind tired muscles in the steam room.

Length: 47m/154ft

Beam: 9.4m/30.8ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 12 guests

Rate: €210,000 per week plus expenses

Barracuda Red Sea – Delve deep with this dive centre

Motor yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA - Built by Sunseeker

Motor yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA – Built by Sunseeker

As rich as the interiors are – offering guests room after room of comfortable and stylish lounging areas – it’s the exterior of M/Y BARRACUDA RED SEA that truly shines on an Eastern Mediterranean charter. While heading to the sights of Greece or the dive sites of Croatia, there are plenty of areas for guests to enjoy private conversation and sunbathing, from the Portuguese deck in front of the bridge to the sundeck fully equipped with bar, alfresco dining, a Jacuzzi and spacious sunpads.

Motor yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA - Main salon with bar

Motor yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA – Main salon with bar

Offering up kayaks, canoes and Waverunners among her water toys, this PADI Certified Dive Centre will keep everyone entertained for hours on end at every unique destination.

Luxury yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA - Sundeck lounging area and bar

Luxury yacht BARRACUDA RED SEA – Sundeck lounging area and bar

Length: 37m/122ft

Beam: 8m/26.2ft

Year: 2010

Accommodation: 12 guests

Rate: €115,000-€125,000 per week plus expenses

Black and White – Never monotonous in the Mediterranean

Luxury yacht BLACK AND WHITE - Built by Sunseeker

Luxury yacht BLACK AND WHITE – Built by Sunseeker

The furnishings might be black and white, but your holiday experience in the Western Mediterranean will remain a vivid memory for years to come. Minimalist interiors add to the voluminous atmosphere in the main salon and dining area to make a clutter-free living environment ideal for special events and young family groups alike.

Motor yacht BLACK AND WHITE - The ambient salon

Motor yacht BLACK AND WHITE – The ambient salon

Capable of reaching up to 16 knots and cruising at 20, motor yacht BLACK AND WHITE combines island-hopping speeds, glamorous interiors and exterior facilities for an experience unique to yachts of her size and price tag.

Sunskeeker open yacht BLACK AND WHITE - Jacuzzi

Sunskeeker open yacht BLACK AND WHITE – Jacuzzi

Length: 34m/112ft

Beam: 9.4m/30.8ft

Year: 2010

Accommodation: 10 guests

Rate: €95,000-€105,000 per week plus expenses

“Each of the above British shipyards have a comprehensive range of luxury yachts available for charter: To reserve any of these exceptional superyachts or to find a specific charter yacht or on board amenity, contact CharterWorld today.”

Oyster Marine

Based at Fox Marina, Ipswich, Suffolk, Oyster Marine produces a range of motor and sailing yachts for the international market. Twice the winner of the Queen’s Award, Oyster Marine has over 40 years of expertise and has produced over 1,000 luxury yachts which have been sold worldwide.

Twilight – A shining example of performance and comfort

Superyacht TWILIGHT by Oyster Yachts - Last refitted in 2017

Superyacht TWILIGHT by Oyster Yachts – Last refitted in 2017

‘Make it fast and make it comfortable’ were the two key design requests from TWILIGHT’s experienced owner – and the result is a bright and efficiently laid out interior from Rhoades Young combined with racing performance. The upper salon offers 360 views and excellent illumination while eating together at the formal dining table or resting on the sofas. Similar to the upper salon, the lower salon has a widescreen TV and a cinema set-up for relaxing evenings together watching a film.

Luxury yacht TWILIGHT - Main salon and formal dining area

Luxury yacht TWILIGHT – Main salon and formal dining area

On deck the cockpit provides alfresco dining for 10 and an outdoor lounging area on the aft deck creates an ideal environment for sunbathing. Sailing yacht TWILIGHT has a spacious flybridge where guests can relax at the 10-seat lounging area or dine alfresco complemented by a cocktail mixed from the drinks fridge.

Sailing yacht TWILIGHT - Alfresco dining in the cockpit

Sailing yacht TWILIGHT – Alfresco dining in the cockpit

Length: 38m/125ft

Beam: 9m/29.4ft

Year: 2013 (last refitted 2017)

Accommodation: 8 guests

Rate: €70,000-€80,000 per week plus expenses

Penelope – Spacious salons and sleeping quarters

Sailing yacht PENELOPE - An Oyster superyacht

Sailing yacht PENELOPE – An Oyster superyacht

Bright and airy with plenty of natural light streaming into the upper and lower salons, superyacht PENELOPE ‘achieves outstanding performance even in the lightest of winds’. PENELOPE was a participant in the Palma Superyacht Regatta in 2013 and her comfortable and spacious cabins will amaze every guest.

Luxury yacht PENELOPE - Lower salon

Luxury yacht PENELOPE – Lower salon

Sailing yacht PENELOPE has a great selection of water toys, including water skis, inflatable kayaks, a paddleboard, wakeboard and snorkelling equipment for fun in the Western Mediterranean from the Balearic Islands to the Amalfi Coast.

Superyacht PENELOPE - Lower salon office

Superyacht PENELOPE – Lower salon office

Length: 34m/112ft

Beam: 9.4m/30.8ft

Year: 2013

Accommodation: 6 guests

Rate: €95,000-€105,000 per week plus expenses

Firebird – A regatta racer that flies through the waves

Participant in the Palma Superyacht Regatta 2016, luxury yacht FIREBIRD features the naval architecture of the acclaimed Rob Humphreys and has a proven performance record competing with well-established regatta names such as Win Win and Unfurled.

Although FIREBIRD is the smallest in this selection of Oyster yachts, she has plenty to recommend her: The cockpit will seat up to 8 guests for alfresco dining along the shores of Portofino or Elba. There in an impressive collection of water toys on board, and the equipment includes scuba diving gear, paddleboards, wakeboards and water skis.

Length: 27m/88ft

Beam: 6.3m/20.1ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 6-8 guests

Rate: €45,000 per week plus expenses

Pendennis Yachts

Creating bespoke yachts and completing refits for classic hulls and newer models, Pendennis Yachts has earned a stellar reputation for motor yachts and sailing yachts alike.

Hemisphere – See another side to your world

Luxury catamaran HEMISPHERE - Built by Pendennis

Luxury catamaran HEMISPHERE – Built by Pendennis

Luxury catamaran HEMISPHERE is the winner of two awards for her interior design and layout in 2012, as well as a finalist in four other other categories. Her exceptional interiors begin in the main salon, where the area has separate lounging areas so that the group can engage in close conversation while enjoying the atmosphere and the benefit of the well-stocked bar.

Luxury catamaran HEMISPHERE - Main salon

Luxury catamaran HEMISPHERE – Main salon

Shaded sunpads on the main deck aft offer guests a place to stretch out and relax, however the bridge deck will command attention with the grand alfresco dining table and the arresting spa pool covered in glimmering mosaic-like tiles.

Superyacht HEMISPHERE is a PADI Certified Dive Centre and comes with an impressive selection of equipment which includes bikes, kayaks, windsurfers and scuba diving equipment for exploration over land and sea.

Sailing yacht HEMISPHERE - Dining, sunbathing and relaxation in the Jacuzzi

Sailing yacht HEMISPHERE – Dining, sunbathing and relaxation in the Jacuzzi

Length: 44m/145ft

Beam: 16.6m/54.5ft

Year: 2011

Accommodation: 12 guests

Rate: €189,000-€217,000 per week plus expenses

Nostromo – Elegant easy living

Pendennis sailing yacht NOSTROMO

Pendennis sailing yacht NOSTROMO

Sail through the majestic Mediterranean aboard a luxury yacht that brings together the classic sailing experience with modern entertainment. World-famous Redman Whiteley Dixon designed the contemporary interior for effortless comfort and luxury, to ensure that the sunny main salon will be the hub for morning gatherings before the group goes explore the transparent seas of the Cote d’Azure.

Luxury yacht NOSTROMO - Salon dining area

Luxury yacht NOSTROMO – Salon dining area

Sailing yacht NOSTROMO has a beautifully presented cockpit ready for alfresco dining and lazy summer days out in the Mediterranean sun – perfect for family holidays together or some peace and quiet on your own.

Sailing yacht NOSTROMO - Alfresco dining in the cockpit

Sailing yacht NOSTROMO – Alfresco dining in the cockpit

Length: 30m/99ft

Beam: 7.3m/24ft

Year: 2014

Accommodation: 9 guests

Rate: €43,000-€39,000 per week plus expenses

 

Each of the above British shipyards have a comprehensive range of luxury yachts available for charter: To reserve any of these exceptional superyachts or to find a specific charter yacht or on board amenity, contact CharterWorld today.

10 lavish luxury yachts under 35m for the perfect holiday charter

May 13, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

The summer holidays are almost upon us and the weeks are whizzing by – so, are your plans for adventure, rest and relaxation sorted? If not, then there’s still time to secure your dream holiday on a brand new luxury charter yacht before the rush happens.

Whether you are looking to lay back somewhere in the Mediterranean with a cocktail standing by or to attend the America’s Cup in Bermuda this summer, here are 10 fantastic yachts under 35m that have everything from the atmosphere for marking that special occasion in style to bursting tender garages filled with water toys. Don’t hesitate to speak to one of our fantastic brokers about your holiday plans – contact CharterWorld and have everything sorted, stress-free now.

Firebird

Sailing Yacht FIREBIRD - Built by Oyster Marine

Sailing Yacht FIREBIRD – Built by Oyster Marine

Sailing yacht FIREBIRD is relatively new to the charter market but has already participated in the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta in 2016. Built by renowned sailing yacht makers Oyster Yachts with naval architecture by Rob Humphreys, her interiors are an evolution in modern design and functionality, maximising space and light for unwinding below deck as well as above.

The spacious cockpit is set up for dining alfresco in the warm Mediterranean afternoons or relaxing together with reading material or other hobbies.

Luxury yacht FIREBIRD comes with a surprising collection of tenders for her size, and along with a RIB tender her equipment includes water skis, a wakeboard, stand-up paddleboards, Scuba diving equipment, snorkelling equipment and fishing gear.

Luxury yacht FIREBIRD - Salon

Luxury yacht FIREBIRD – Salon

Length: 26m/85.4ft

Beam: 6.3m/20.1ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 6-8 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – Sicily, Naples, Croatia and Greece

Rate: €45,000 per week plus expenses

 

Freddy

SL 106 Yacht by Sanlorenzo

SL 106 Yacht by Sanlorenzo

Built by Sanlorenzo with interior design by Francesco Pazkowski and Marty Lowe, open yacht FREDDY reaches a top speed of 31 knots for quick travel from Bahamas boutiques and bars to deserted pink sand beaches far from civilisation.

Prepare for the day ahead in the bright and contemporary salon, or take life as it comes and unwind on the sunpads on the bow or go fishing in the clear waters and see what you can catch for an alfresco dinner under a blazing sunset.

The swim platform provides easy access in and out of the water and as an added feature, a hatch in the hull swings down to form an additional veranda for relaxation while listening to the gently lapping waves.

Length: 32m/106ft

Beam: 7.1m/23.2ft

Year: 2012 (last refitted: 2017)

Accommodation: 6 guests

Charter grounds: Bahamas and AmericaFlorida and New England

Rate: $55,000-$65,000 USD per week plus expenses

 

Fleur

Motor yacht FLEUR - Built by Sunseeker

Motor yacht FLEUR – Built by Sunseeker

Sunseeker are known for building high-speed open yachts with luxurious interiors, and M/Y Fleur is no exception to this rule: capable of a top speed of 26 knots with stately surroundings that will add to the significance of any special occasion, she is an ideal choice for weddings, honeymoons or just a week-long escape.

Her exterior spaces are efficiently arranged to include sunpads and a Jacuzzi on the bow as well as barbeque facilities on the bridge deck. Guests looking for a wide variety of water toys will enjoy the impressive collection aboard luxury yacht FLEUR, which includes 4 Seabobs, a windsurfer and a kayak among the collection.

Open yacht FLEUR - Formal dining area and salon

Open yacht FLEUR – Formal dining area and salon

Length: 35.6m/116ft

Beam: 7.3m/24.1ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 12 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – Naples, Sicily, Corsica, Sardinia

Rate: €125,000 per week plus expenses

J Six

Sailing yacht J SIX - Built by CNB

Sailing yacht J SIX – Built by CNB

A contemporary sailing yacht from CNB, the interiors are enhanced by the skylights found throughout the sleeping quarters and the salon and dining area add vibrant accents to her flawless interiors for a charming and homely environment for charter guests and visitors alike.

S/Y J Six has a multi-functional cockpit that transforms from alfresco dining area to a sunbathing spot with large sunpads, and the canopy can be removed to receive the summer rays in full. At the stern, a swim platform drops down to grant easy access to the water and add another space to sit back and relax while you dip your feet into the water.

CNB sailing yacht J SIX - Salon

CNB sailing yacht J SIX – Salon

Length: 23.1m/76ft

Beam: 6.1m/20ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 6 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – Naples, Sicily and the Balearic Islands

Rate: €23,000-€26,000 per week plus expenses

Kohuba

Open yacht KOHUBA - Built by Princess Yachts

Open yacht KOHUBA – Built by Princess Yachts

An island hoppers’ delight, open yacht KOHUBA from Princess Yachts can reach speeds of up to 27 knots and her striking minimalist interiors are ideal for entertaining and marking special events.

The bridge deck is beautifully laid out with shaded seating and sun loungers and a spacious six-person Jacuzzi enjoy uninterrupted views of Mediterranean destinations such as Nice and Antibes along the French Riviera.

Motor yacht KOHUBA is an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre and has excellent diversity in her water toys, which include paddleboards, Seabobs and a jet ski.

M/Y KOHUBA - Main salon Image credit: Princess Yachts

M/Y KOHUBA – Main salon Image credit: Princess Yachts

Length: 30m/98ft

Beam: 7.1m/23ft

Year: 2015

Accommodation: 10 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – French Riviera, Italian Riviera, Naples, Sicily and the Balearic Islands

Rate: €80,000-€85,000 per week plus expenses

 

Mowana

Open yacht MOWANA. Photo credit: Sunseeker

Open yacht MOWANA. Photo credit: Sunseeker

One of Sunseeker’s latest launches, open yacht MOWANA will be available for charter in the Dalmatian Islands. Lavish interiors bring the outdoors in with large windows, natural wooden panelling and a neutral colour palette.

Sunpads on the bow add a great place to wind down after exploring the many dive sites and seaside towns of the Dalmatian Islands, and the skybridge has sweeping views while lounging out in the sun.

Open yacht MOWANA comes with an excellent selection of water toys, including a stand-up paddleboard, a wakeboard and inflatable and towable toys.

Motor yacht MOWANA - Salon. Photo credit: Sunseeker

Motor yacht MOWANA – Salon. Photo credit: Sunseeker

Length: 23m/76ft

Beam: 5.7m/18ft

Year: 2017

Accommodation: 8-12 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – Croatia

Rate: €37,500 per week plus expenses

 

Namaste

Sailing Catamaran NAMASTE - Photo credit Privilege Marine

Sailing Catamaran NAMASTE – Photo credit Privilege Marine

Sail away this summer to the beautiful Bermudan islands, or find your piece of paradise in the Caribbean aboard luxury yacht NAMASTE from Privilege Marine.

Whichever charter ground you choose to make yours this summer, her fantastic selection of water toys (including stand-up paddleboards, beach toys and scuba diving equipment) will fill your days with amazing sights and plenty of entertainment.

Length: 24m/78ft

Beam: 10.7m/35ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 8 guests

Charter grounds: Bermuda and the Caribbean

Rate: $59,000-$65,000 USD per week plus expenses

 

Narvalo

 

Luxury yacht NARVALO

Luxury yacht NARVALO

Award-winning superyacht NARVALO was commended for her naval architecture and interiors at two different awards ceremonies since her launch in 2016 and her excellent selection of water toys and gym equipment make her a perfect match for high-octane fun and entertainment in the Caribbean.

Oak-panelled interiors add warm tones to the light-flooded interior that provides effortless access from the main lounge to the formal dining area and the outer decks.

There are a variety of options for dining alfresco, from the sparkling setup situated just outside the skylounge or the cosy and personal sofa seating on the Portuguese deck to the immaculate sundeck complete with a bar and spa pool for cooling off and unwinding after your meal. Wherever you choose to spend your time, the verdant islands and white sand beaches of the Caribbean will never be out of sight.

M/Y NARVALO - Salon

M/Y NARVALO – Salon

Length: 33m/110ft

Beam: 7.5m/25ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 12 guests

Charter grounds: Caribbean

Rate: $115,000-$135,000 USD per week plus expenses

 

SabBaTiCal

Superyacht SABBATICAL - Built by Sanlorenzo

Superyacht SABBATICAL – Built by Sanlorenzo

This luxury yacht from Sanlorenzo offers fantastic interior spaces, a spacious sun deck and a great price. With this powerful new open yacht, you could be shopping in Salerno one day and visiting Pompeii or Positano the next: Discover the wonders of Naples’s past and swim in the seas under the daunting Mt. Vesuvius – an unmistakable and infamous sight along the Amalfi Coast.

Whether you spend your days exploring on land or tanning on a distant and deserted beach, motor yacht SABBATICAL has mouthwatering cuisine and sumptuous, soft beds to prepare you for your next adventure.

Length: 29m/96ft

Beam: 6.8m/22ft

Year: 2017

Accommodation: 10-11 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – French Riviera, Italian Riviera, Naples and Sicily

Rate: €70,000 per week plus expenses

 

Shamanna

S/Y SHAMANNA - Salon and formal dining area

S/Y SHAMANNA – Salon and formal dining area

A finalist in the ‘Best Naval Architecture – Sailing Yacht’ and ‘Best Exterior Design & Styling – Sailing Yacht’ categories at the Showboats Design Awards 2017, sailing yacht SHAMANNA is sure to be a desirable pick on the charter market this summer.

Nautor Swan built S/Y SHAMANNA for efficient space usage and responsive performance, both of which guests will notice from the moment they step on board. Skylights in all living areas add to the harmonious interiors while up on deck the cockpit provides alfresco dining for up to 12 guests. When not in use, the tables can be removed entirely for guests to stretch out on the sofas and take in the glorious summer sun.

Luxury yacht SHAMANNA - Lower salon

Luxury yacht SHAMANNA – Lower salon

Length: 35m/116ft

Beam: 8.1m/27ft

Year: 2016

Accommodation: 6-12 guests

Charter grounds: Mediterranean – French Riviera, Italian Riviera, Naples and Sicily

Rate: €80,000 per week plus expenses

Special offer: 20% off M/Y Thumper for June charter gap in Mediterranean

May 12, 2017

Written by Rachael Steele

40m/131ft luxury yacht THUMPER has a gap in her Mediterranean charter schedule for June – and she is offering a 20% discount on her usual rate to the lucky holiday-makers who fill it.

Motor yacht THUMPER - Built by Sunseeker

Motor yacht THUMPER – Built by Sunseeker

Built in 2014 by renowned British builders Sunseeker, her immaculate interiors will impress you and your guests from the very start. As an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, she has plenty of activities to offer guests on board and whether you intend to host large dock-side parties or mark an anniversary together as a couple, her balanced interior and exterior spaces will provide you with the best of the Mediterranean atmosphere as well as the best luxury charter experience.

Find out more here, or contact CharterWorld today.

Superyacht THUMPER - Main salon with formal dining area adjacent

Superyacht THUMPER – Main salon with formal dining area adjacent