Spring has arrived, the start of summer luxury yacht charter season is only a few months away and already 2022 has produced some spectacular superyachts for charter in the Western Mediterranean and farther afield.
Here is our choice of top 10, covering motor yachts, sailing yachts and catamarans to suit special event charters, family getaways and every occasion in between.
The 62m/203ft motor yacht RIO was one of the first launches of the year and is now undergoing sea trials before she is available for Western Mediterranean yacht charters this summer 2022. Her sporty modern appearance and refined interiors of zebrawood and marble create a sophisticated environment for hosting celebrations and special occasions on board.
The accommodation sleeps up to 12 guests in 6 en-suite cabins, which include an Owner’s cabin and 2 VIP staterooms. A dedicated Owner’s deck grants the Owner (or principal charterers) a haven to recover from the previous day’s excesses.
The stunning 48m/157.6ft sailing yacht CLASE AZUL is for guests who want to take life slowly and live in the moment while surrounded by the best of life’s little luxuries: On deck there is a Jacuzzi, firepit and wet bar, and the monochrome interiors feel crisp and cool with minimalist style.
The accommodation sleeps a total of 12 guests over 6 en-suite cabins, and a crew of 9 will provide first-class service throughout the cruise.
From Italian shipyard Benetti comes the 40.8m/134ft superyacht NORTHERN ESCAPE, a Benetti Oasis model boasting a massive beach club with a Jacuzzi pool and bar. The minimalist monochrome styling has a futuristic feel for dining together in the main salon or unwinding in the sky lounge, and there is a tranquil wellness room with a massage table for that added bit of indulgence.
The accommodation sleeps a maximum of 12 guests in 6 en-suite cabins, including a full-beam Master suite on the main deck.
Sanlorenzo superyacht SABBATICAL has status as an Approved RYA Water Sports centre for guests to earn a jet ski license on their holiday. When everyone is done playing with the great selection of water toys, there are plenty of sunbeds on board and the sundeck Jacuzzi is as desirable after dark as it is in the middle of the day.
The interior plays with warm colours in light and dark shades, providing elegant dining and lounging areas and sumptuous beds for a perfect night’s rest: She sleeps a maximum of 12 guests over 5 en-suite cabins: 1 Master suite, and 4 further guest cabins.
Ocean Alexander superyacht ENTREPRENEUR is a modern masterpiece measuring 35m/116ft: Floor-to-ceiling windows and minimal frames break down the barriers between the interior and the natural environment, granting guests sweeping views while cruising and once they reach their desired anchorage.
To while away the time between destinations, M/Y ENTREPRENEUR provides guests with cutting edge entertainment systems concealed within the walls and ceiling when not in use, glamorous dining, a sauna/gym in the beach club, and once guests are settled into the sumptuous seating in the main salon and skylounge, they will need a very tempting reason to rise.
More wet bars and lounging areas can be found outdoors, along with plenty of sunbeds, sun loungers and a raised Jacuzzi to watch the sunset together or spend the days relaxing in style.
The accommodation provides for up to 10 guests in 5 en-suite cabins, and a professional crew of 5 will see to all requests throughout the cruise.
Luxury yacht HAIAMI (ex.URIAMIR) comes from Ferretti Yachts treats its guests to tranquil modern interiors and the best of life’s little luxuries: A sundeck Jacuzzi and lounging area, a broad sunbed on the bow, plenty of water toys and spacious comfortable cabins for a full night’s rest.
The accommodation sleeps 10 guests over 5 en-suite cabins, and a crew of 7 will keep everything running efficiently throughout the cruise.
Luxury yacht ISLA is one of the popular Majesty 100 models from Gulf Craft. The pale, pastel-like colours of the interior are a perfect match to the beaches of the Balearic Islands, and she comes with a large collection of water toys for just such a destination.
The outdoor areas are balanced between sun-drenched sunbathing spots and sheltered dining and lounging areas for making memories with family and friends.
Maiora motor yacht EDEN has a top speed of 25 knots for island hopping and cruising between coastal hot spots in the Western Mediterranean. The warm, neutral-toned interiors are a desirable sanctuary for adult family groups, and outdoors there is plenty of space for hosting social events with a flybridge Jacuzzi, alfresco dining and lounging facilities, and sunbeds to relax in the sunshine or under the stars.
The accommodation sleeps up to 10 guests in 5 en-suite cabins, with a crew of 5 to take care of all the details.
Luxury yacht O from Ocean Alexander is a 30m/98.5ft vessel with interiors from renowned designer Evan K. Marshall. The homely minimalist interiors emphasise the sense of space within, while a large foredeck and flybridge with a Jacuzzi will tempt guests out into the Mediterranean air.
The accommodation sleeps 8 guests over 5 en-suite cabins, and a professional crew of 4 will provide fast and discreet service throughout the cruise.
Motor catamaran MANTA is for those who like plenty of space on board without compromising on stability or the benefit of being able to get up close to the best bays and coves in the cruising grounds.
Designed by renowned catamaran builder Sunreef Yachts, she features top-quality amenities and engineering for a smooth and relaxing cruising experience. Her broad beam of 12.22m/40.1ft makes for a truly spacious interior, and there is no missing the row of sunbeds on the bow.
The accommodation sleeps up to 10 guests in 5 en-suite cabins, and there is an enthusiastic crew of 4 to see to all the details.