There is nothing more exciting in yachting than challenging the wind on an incredible superyacht. Whether you are looking for a thrill of superyacht regattas or simply a breezy cruising – these yachts will make your dreams come true. Opulent style, great performance and luxury accommodation – these top 5 sensational new sailing yachts deserve your attention when planning a charter vacation.
RHEA by ARK Yachts
Previously known as Chronos, sailing superyacht RHEA is an ideal charter yacht for a large group. She is able to accommodate up to 26 guests in 1 master suite, 10 double cabins and 2 twin convertible into double cabins. All cabins are en-suite, with air conditioning and beautiful styling. Rhea was built in 2013 and has an overall length of 54.6 metres with a beam of 9.7m. Exterior living spaces are spacious and feature luxury amenities. Her interior design is minimalistic with a stunning colour palette of teak and mahogany woods. Rhea reaches a top speed of 8-10 kn, and is powered by a single 600hp Volvo engine. She is available for charter in the Caribbean this winter and in the Mediterranean in summer.
AQUIJO by Oceanco/Vitters
The two bespoke superyacht builders Oceanco and Vitters teamed up to create the incredible sailing yacht AQUIJO. She measures 85m with a beam of 14.48m. Being the finalist in 4 different categories at the Showboats Design Awards 2017 adds to her popularity as a luxury charter yacht. This brand new superyacht is able to accommodate 12 guests. Her stunning dining area with a table set for 20 guests provides a great opportunity to invite more guests for a special occasion celebrated aboard Aquijo. She is available for charter in the Caribbean from €450,000 per week plus expenses.
SHAMANNA by Nautor’s Swan
Developed for both blue water a long distance cruising, sailing superyacht SHAMANNA is a perfect charter yacht for those who are driven by travelling and willingness to discover more. The combination of excellent performance, along with racing capabilities and exceptional living spaces make this 35.20-metre sporty looking vessels one of the most outstanding yachts of 2016. Brightly lit interior spaces during the day transfer into soothing evening ambiance at night, which creates an amazing and welcoming atmosphere. There are plenty of spaces for relaxation, sunbathing and formal dining for a total of 8 guests.
FIREBIRD by Oyster Yachts
The luxury cruising yacht FIREBIRD was launched in early 2016 and won the hearts of some round the world travellers. Designed by Rob Humphreys, she boats a performance deck and rig package, which enable her to compete in superyacht regattas. At full speed or at relaxing cruising she offers comfortable luxury accommodation for 7 guests. Guests on board will enjoy stunning panoramic views from her raised saloon. Highly professional crew of 3 will ensure that everyone will have an incredible vacation.
J SIX by CNB France
Designed by naval architect Philippe Briand, the 23-metre sailing superyacht J SIX was launched by CNB France. 6 charter guests on board this luxury vessel will enjoy opulent interior design by Jean-Marc Piaton, which features light woods, white lining and soft furnishings. Main salon is a prefect area for any dining occasions. Entertainment systems, an alfresco dining area, sunning area and a fold out swim platform provide plenty of things to do making J Six an ideal charter yacht for a whole family and friends.
If you would like to charter any of these superyachts or require any further information please contact your preferred charter broker. Alternatively, you can view a selection of luxury sailing yachts available for charter in various locations. Contact CharterWorld now for the best advice and unbiased service.