Highlights of the 2019 Cannes Yachting Festival
Since 1977, the Cannes Yachting Festival has filled the waters of Cannes each September. As the first show in the boating season, the Yachting Festival is Europe’s leading in-water boating event with a significant charter yacht presence alongside the impressive new yachts making their debut. Here's our pick of the charter yachts that Radek Gendek from Luxury Charter Group will be inspecting there.
This year’s Cannes Yachting Festival will take place from 10 to 15 September, extending from one end of the Croisette to the other and throughout Vieux Port and Port Canto. So far, 529 in-water boats of over 10 metres are confirmed, including 119 sailing boats and 410 motor yachts, representing French and international boat brands of all sizes and styles.
The larger yachts and superyachts will occupy the end of the quay known as The Super Yachts Extension for vessels from 25 to 55 metres, both motor and sailing yachts. The Luxury Gallery, situated at the heart of the Palais, will be even larger this year and will remain the space dedicated to craftsmanship and coveted elegance of the world’s most exclusive brands.
Luxury Charter Group will attend this incredible showcase of the yachting lifestyle, and plan to inspect the following charter vessels, among many others. We welcome your enquiries and contact to meet up and visit the charter yachts that interest you for your next vacation.
An impressive example of an Arcadia motor yacht, SEA CORAL II is a true floating villa and brand new to charter. She is an extremely spacious 105ft (32m) charter yacht with accommodation for up to 10 guests in complete comfort. Built with innovations that set it apart from other vessels in its class, SEA CORAL II incorporates patented solar panels as well as a carbon neutral construction footprint to reduce its impact on the environment.
In contrast to her intriguing grey exterior, SEA CORAL II boasts interiors that are light and bright, and her décor comprises lustrous marine tones. The saloon features full height windows and hydraulic balconies/terraces in the main dining area. There are five cabins, decorated with 5-star elegance, each with ensuite, ample storage and AV. The fifth convertible cabin can be available in the family room located on the main deck (sofa/double bed + bathroom).
For watersports and jaunts to shore, SEA CORAL II comes with a high speed Castoldi tender, SUPS, two Seabobs, kayak, wakeboard and skis and snorkelling gear.
The six skilled crew aboard SEA CORAL II are dedicated to making your charter memorable.
From her shimmering white grey and black hull and sleek lines to her lavish interiors, ELYSIUM I will spoil guests in every way. On deck, there are several spaces for relaxation and socialising, including the expansive foredeck with two levels of seating, massive aft deck with lounges and table, and the sundeck with undercover lounge and dining, barbecue and sunlounges.
This Italian-designed and built Riva Dolcevita, is 110ft (33.53m) of sheer indulgence, with superb facilities and accommodation for up to 11 guests, available for charter in the Mediterranean.
Inside, the décor is cutting-edge chic. The main saloon boats a baby grand piano, lounge, separate dining room and large windows and glass doors that open for the views and sea breezes. Guests will enjoy the magnificent staterooms that comprise the master on main deck, two VIPs and two double/twin convertible one with extra pullman berth. All cabins have state of the art AV package controlled by ipads, ensuite shower rooms finished with Italian marble (Sinks, floors and shower floors).
For on-water fun, ELYSIUM I offers guests a Williams 505 DieselJet Tender, one Yamaha VX jetski, two supercharged Seabobs, Radin G2X Motorised Surfboard, SUPS, inflatables, skis, wakeboard, floating pool and snorkelling gear.
The five dynamic crew onboard ELYSIUM I are committed to guests’ comfort and pleasure, working in synergy to deliver the charter of a lifetime.
The 109.10ft (33.48m) Mangusta 108 open VEYRON was designed by Stefano Righini and is an excellent choice for charter for up to eight guests, available for charter in the Mediterranean. Sleek and fast, VEYRON can hit top speeds of 30 knots, cruising from anchorage to island for a full and satisfying charter itinerary.
VEYRON has fantastic deck spaces for relaxing and socialising, including a massive aft deck with dining table and seating for meals alfresco, plus a large array of sunpads covering the generously sized jacuzzi. There is also another sunbathing space on the foredeck, with a shade shelter as required.
VEYRON’S décor can only be described as 5-star beach house, with styling in an elegant palette of neutrals, offset by taupe marble benchtops, mosaic tiles and leather walls. The saloon is a spacious and inviting retreat, with a bar, AV, wi-fi and shaded windows for complete privacy.
Below decks, there is accommodation for eight charter guests in four cabins: three double and one twin, all decorated in fresh, contemporary style and with ensuites, ample storage and high-tech AV.
VEYRON has a complete chest of watertoys, including 15ft Castoldi diesel Jet Tender, two Yamaha Waverunners, one Sea Bob, SUP, waterskis and wakeboard. Her four energetic crew are renowned for their local knowledge and skills, including an amazing Chef onboard whose culinary creations will tantalise guests during their memorable Mediterranean charter.
A highly contemporary, unique style of charter yacht, ONLY NOW is an award-winning Tansu superyacht with a rugged exterior and sumptuous interior, with accommodation for up to eight guests and available for charter in Croatia, Greece and Turkey.
On deck, ONLY NOW has several leisure spaces, including the aft deck with lounge and separate dining area with a beautiful elliptical dining table and Vitra armchairs for eight, and the impressive flybridge with another social space comprising lounge chairs, bar and sun pads.
ONLY NOW interiors are mellow with an inviting laid-back elegance with a nod to the 1950s, created by quality materials, masterful lighting and original artworks. The main saloon boasts oak panels, complemented by the Knoll and Carl Hansen freestanding furniture, abstract paintings and a vintage monochrome photograph. High-tech AV completes the picture, offering guests evenings of great music, film nights and games.
For accommodation, there are four spacious staterooms on the lower deck: a full-beam master suite with a spacious walk-in wardrobe, his and hers bathrooms with big central shower and an office. There is a large VIP suite, a double stateroom and a twin stateroom, each with private ensuite. The décor is characterised by high-gloss panelling, warm oak flooring and modern finishes.
For tenders and toys, ONLY NOW has a 4.3m Novurania tender and a 4.6m Capelli tender, plus Seabob, wakeboards, waterskis, SUPS and snorkelling equipment. Her professional crew have impressive charter experience and the local knowledge to deliver incredible charter experiences to each and every guest.
An impressive 111.7ft (34m) Fittipaldi superyacht, SEA SHELL offers her guests incredible deck space, generous accommodation for up to 10 charter guests, a capable and skilled crew and large selection of watertoys. Available for charter in the South of France and Mediterranean, SEA SHELL boasts a large aft deck which is perfect for evening cocktails or relaxed meals, and a pleasant foredeck space for great views and sea breezes.
On the upper aft deck, there’s a large lounge area and dining table, as well as access to the flybridge with its jacuzzi and sunpads for total indulgence during your charter vacation.
Inside, the main saloon is warm and spacious, with elegant Italian furnishing and a ‘club style’ ambience. Adjacent to the large lounge, the dining area can seat up to 10 guests. The beach style skylounge on the upper deck offers a large screen TV with karaoke system, a bar and a game table.
On the main deck, the full beam master cabin boasts walk-in robe and office area. On the lower deck are the two VIP cabins and two twin cabins. The soothing timber panelling and chic styling continues in the staterooms, with jewel coloured soft furnishings and elliptical windows for breathtaking views.
For family fun during your charter aboard SEA SHELL, there is a cool collection of watertoys: a Castoldi Jet Tender, two Seabobs, wakeboards, 3-person inflatable donut and banana, as well as snorkelling gear.
SEA SHELL’S crew of six are known for their warm welcome and considerable local knowledge which enhances the charter experience.
Italian-built AVANT GARDE 2 is a 140ft (42.6m) luxury charter yacht with brilliant amenities, perfect for family charters and summer fun for up to 11 guests, available for charter in the Mediterranean. AVANT GARDE 2 was built for alfresco living and has a spacious sun deck with bar, jacuzzi and circular lounging areas, fully equipped gym at sea level with access to swim platform and new watertoys.
The upper deck is equally inviting and offers indoor/outdoor living with full width glass doors from the sky lounge opening to the upper aft deck and a large outdoor dining and seating area.
Styled by Laura Pomponi (Luxury Projects Italy), the interiors are light, contemporary, resort-style with a superb layout for charter. For formal occasions, there is an elegant dining area with chandelier on the main deck adjacent to the saloon.
AVANT GARDE 2 provides five luxurious suites which comfortably accommodate 11 guests. The full-beam master cabin is located on the main deck and comprises a walk-in dressing room, sofa area and his and hers marble ensuite, as well as 55-inch LCD. On the lower deck there are two VIP cabins each with ensuite, one double cabin with ensuite and one twin cabin with pullman and ensuite.
In all cabins, the décor is serene and soothing, perfect for respite during the heat of the day.
AVANT GARDE 2 comes complete with a 6.4m Castoldi jet tender, 3-person Sea-Doo jetski and two F5S SeaBobs, waterskis, wakeboards, wakesurfs and tow toys, as well as three SUPS and snorkelling gear. The nine professional, highly skilled crew onboard AVANT GARDE 2 go to great lengths to ensure guests’ expectations are met and exceeded.
For further details about these luxury crewed charter yachts and other sensational superyachts that will be available for viewing at the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival please contact Radek Gendek at Luxury Charter Group.
Disclaimer: The information about luxury yachts displayed on this page is merely informational and these yachts are not necessarily available for yacht charter or for sale, nor are they represented or marketed in anyway by Luxury Charter Group. This web page and the superyacht information contained herein is not contractual. All yacht specifications and information is displayed in good faith but Luxury Charter Group does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the current accuracy, completeness, validity, or usefulness of any superyacht information and/or images displayed. All boat information is subject to change without prior notice and may not be current.
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