Turkish shipyard Mengi-Yay has launched the 40m/131ft sailing yacht EXTREME, designed by Ginton with interior styling from Guido de Groot. ... read full story
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What is a luxury yacht? Luxury Yachts as a term generally mean private boats of more than 22m or 80 feet in length, built with the aim of providing their owners and guests with ultimate luxury and comfort during their entire stay on board. Sailing yachts, motor yachts, catamarans, trimarans, gullets, superyachts, mega yachts, giga yachts, classic yachts or modern yachts with state-of-the-art amenities, technology and design all fall under the category of ‘luxury yachts’. There are numerous luxury yacht builders, designers, naval architects, interior designers, lighting designers, various product suppliers and service supplies in the industry specialising in luxury yachts, offering the highest possible standard of their services and assistance to future owners and managers of these vessels. View more on yacht builders and designers here.
Some owners prefer to keep their privacy and use their yachts for private holidays with family, friends, business partners and colleagues. Others, offer their vessels for luxury yacht charter around various destinations in the world. Two of the most important destinations from yacht rental point of view are the Mediterranean (mainly in the summer) and the Caribbean (during the Northern Hemisphere’s winter months). Other important luxury yacht charter destinations include the South Pacific, Asia, Northern Europe, with remote destinations such as Antarctica and Pacific North West being increasingly sought-after by adventure-seeking yacht charter clients.
Luxury yachts offer deluxe and luxurious accommodation in cabins, with en suite bathrooms, the finest in furnishing and linens, latest in technology, air-conditioning and various other comforts expected of these boats. There is usually one or more saloons available for entertainment, socialising and relaxation, as well as numerous dining options, including al fresco dining possibilities. Exterior deck areas tend to offer plenty of space for sunbathing, with larger yachts fitted with the very popular Jacuzzi spa or even a large swimming pool. All luxury yachts have a selection of various water toys at guests’ disposal for in-water entertainment and fun.
Below you will find the latest news and articles from the world of luxury yachts, and if you are interested in chartering one of these, don’t hesitate to contact our team of brokers here.
Benetti has announced the launch of 29m/95ft superyacht ZEHRA, the third hull in the Delfino 95' series. ... read full story
Princess Yachts has announced the attendance of 30m/100ft motor yacht BANDAZUL, which was launched earlier this year, at the Cannes Yachting Festival and the Monaco Yacht Show in September. ... read full story
The AZIMUT GRANDE METRI 32, due to debut at the Cannes yachting Festival this September, is sure to attract interest with styling from internationally recognised Stefano Righini and Achille Salvagni and high performance using a D2P hull configuration and engines capable of up to 26.5 knots. ... read full story
Yet another luxury superyacht has completed her sea trials and is ready to be delivered to her owner for the Mediterranean yachting season. The imposing 74m Abeking & Rasmussen superyacht ELANDESS was launched in May 2018. She was designed by Harrison Eidsgaard, who created her plumb bow and beautiful exterior lines. Accommodation onboard is for up... ... read full story
Luxury superyacht ANDIAMO built by the Italian shipyard, Benetti is currently offering up to 20% off her charter rates in the beautiful Mediterranean. ... read full story
The 34m Baglietto motor yacht ITHAKI with the launch in 2006 and refitted in 2016 is offering a 10% discount for remaining weeks in July and August, cruising the stunning Greek waters. Francesco Paszkowski is responsible for her interior and exterior design. She offers accommodation for 12 charter guests, across 5 cabins. Her beautiful interiors... ... read full story