Explore the Baa Atoll Biosphere reserve, which is home to one of the largest groups of coral reefs in the Indian ocean and marvel at the diverse range of marine species. Visit the capital, Malé, and take in the sights and sounds of the busy markets and the rich local culture.
The Maldives are renowned for romantic sunsets, luxurious island hideaways, world-class dive sites, fabulous fishing, surfing and its unique blend of cultures, customs and cuisine.
Set out into the dazzling aquamarine waters for a fishing expedition, then back on board, savour the delectable tastes of seafood and regional specialties your onboard Chef will serve up in tantalising menus. Or dine surrounded by shoals of fish at the underwater restaurant on Kihavah Island.
There are so many options and itineraries in the Maldives. Let the experts at Luxury Charter Group create the ideal charter vacation for you in this island paradise. Here are just a few of the luxury charter yachts available.
Multi-award winning SOLANDGE is a 279.20ft (85.1m) Lürssen superyacht with a significant reputation as one of the leading superyachts available for charter.
SOLANDGE's exterior design is the work of the celebrated Espen Oeino who created a luxury charter vessel with a vast selection of versatile outdoor living, dining, and entertainment areas. SOLANDGE'S panoramic upper deck plays host to a chic socialising area with a customised dance floor, Jacuzzi, and wet bar, while the bridge deck is ideal for relaxation and casual alfresco dining with a spacious seating area.
The stunning interior of SOLANDGE is the result of a collaboration between Rodriguez Interiors and Dolker&Voges, between them using more than 49 different marble and granite surfaces and 33 alternative timbers.
There's a large indoor movie theatre, massive main saloon with bar, games room, and seating areas and original artwork throughout, including Murano glassworks which, Schonbeck chandeliers and the 50-foot illuminated sculpture in the atrium lobby which is the crowning achievement. Dubbed the 'tree of life', the column extends from the tank deck up to the upper deck and is composed of precisely 1,423 points of light.
SOLANDGE sleeps up to 12 guests in seven exceptional staterooms, including a panoramic master deck featuring 180-degree windows, private dressing room, his and hers bathrooms and a private deck with spa pool.
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Five-deck 240ft (73.2m) ice-class explorer mega yacht PLANET NINE, features accommodation for 12 across six spacious guest staterooms, including a 300-square-metre master suite which covers an entire deck and comprises two cabins and a central lounge.
The entire upper deck is dedicated to guests with four further cabins, a panoramic observatory lounge and an on board cinema room with a 112-inch screen.
Other attributes include on deck jacuzzi and elevators connecting all five decks and providing discreet crew access, while the large Beach Club boasts an indulgent spa area for guests' total relaxation.
PLANET NINE comes with an MD 902 Explorer helicopter, hangar and landing, allowing her guests to take full advantage of the chopper for fun & speedy explorations.
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This impressive 211ft (64.5m) ocean-going motor yacht was designed specifically for extensive world cruising and ideal for charter, offering the highest levels of comfort for up to 12 guests.
Set over five decks, SILVER ANGEL has incredible leisure and social spaces for her guests to enjoy.
On deck, outdoor spaces display the Art Deco theme which continues into the interior. The sundeck boasts an oval jacuzzi, surrounded by sunpads and glass windbreakers which protect from the wind without impeding spectacular views. The main deck and bridge deck comprise generous dining and lounge spaces ideal for formal dining and socialising.
A magnificent central staircase unites all decks, of which amenities include a state-of-the-art galley, fully-equipped gym, massage room, steam room and a variety of generous saloon and formal dining areas.
Inside, her chic monochrome interior design features high gloss dark oak panelling complemented by white Onyx, silver leaf and carved mirrored units. Custom built Lalique inserts with subtle back lighting have been used throughout guest areas, creating an inviting atmosphere.
SILVER ANGEL provides accommodation for 12 guests in seven staterooms.
Onboard, SILVER ANGEL is equipped with a host of watertoys including an inflatable slide, jetskis and scuba diving equipment. Her crew of 19 are highly trained and respected for their enthusiasm and local knowledge.
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Multi-award winning, 197ft (60m) SLIPSTREAM is one of the most stylish charter yachts available, with her black hull and silver superstructure and luxurious accommodation for up to 12 guests in seven staterooms.
SLIPSTREAM’S vast sun deck provides charter guests with every indulgence, from her giant sun pads and jacuzzi to the open-air shower and glass-topped bar. Guests can enjoy dining alfresco on each of the three decks, including the main deck and bridge deck, which boasts a circular dining area shielded by sliding glass doors.
The striking interior of SLIPSTREAM features an exotic palette of red, black and ochre, combined with native Australian and Canadian art. Linking these decks, a hand-carved trio of totem poles stand guard over the glistening black fossil marble stairwell.
In the skylounge, guests will enjoy the complete cinema experience at the touch of a button which activates black-out blinds and a retractable big screen. There’s also an air-conditioned gym with high-tech machines and weights.
The sumptuous accommodation comprises a master suite with office, his and her bathrooms, walk-in wardrobe and a beautiful raised observation lounge that allows direct access to the foredeck. The VIP cabin on the bridge deck has some of the best views on board, with a sliding glass door leading onto the private balcony. Four stylish double cabins are located on the lower deck, two of which can be converted into twin cabins. The gym also converts to a seventh cabin if required, with two pullman berths and ensuite.
SLIPSTREAM comes equipped with an impressive arsenal of watertoys and tenders, including a 7m Novurania tender and 6.7m Nautica tender, plus Seadoos, wakesurf boards, Seabobs, kayaks, SUPS, snorkelling and fishing gear and an array of amazing inflatables, such as a jungle gym and waterslide.
Her 15 professional crew are dedicated to creating the ideal charter vacation.
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MEAMINA is an elegant 194ft (59.3m) Bennetti superyacht, with a family-friendly design for up to 12 charter guests.
The sensational sundeck boasts a large jacuzzi, sunpads, lounges, umbrellas and a dining setting for meals alfresco, plus an air-conditioned gym for working out, yoga and massage therapy.
Inside, the décor is sophisticated and tranquil, blending classic timber panelling with contemporary furnishings and fittings. The main saloon features a large lounge area which can be configured as a cinema room with 60-inch screen, as well as a separate formal dining room with a large wine cellar.
For guests’ entertainment, there’s a Karaoke machine with 1,000 songs, Xbox, Nintendo Wii and Mac for guest use. The four decks are connected by an internal lift.
Accommodation is provided for 12 guests in six cabins. The open plan master cabin on the main deck is both elegant and spacious, with a king size bed, drop-down TV and a walk-in dressing room. Wide stairs lead up to a private semi-circular office offering an expansive view of the bow and a door providing direct access onto the foredeck. The VIP cabin is located on the bridge deck and two cabins with queen sized beds are to be found on the lower deck alongside two twin bedded cabins, with each of the twin cabins additionally providing a pullman berth.
Meamina has two Pascoe jet-drive tenders to take you to and from shore as well as for adrenaline-fueled watersports. There is an array of high-tech watertoys as well and an inflatable waterslide for hours of fun!
The yacht's welcoming and expert crew, including an acclaimed onboard Chef, will ensure that guests feel completely at home on one-of-a-kind charter yacht.
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This impressive 167ft (51m) luxury charter yacht, MYSKY is custom-designed superyacht built by Heesen, replete with features that make her the ideal choice for charter for up to 12 guests.
Over four decks, MYSKY has ample leisure and entertaining spaces. The aft deck has dining table and seating, plus brilliant banquette lounge, which is perfect for the outdoor cinema screen that can be set up for film night under the stars. The large sun deck has a gym and jacuzzi along with the option of having an open or enclosed dining area, while the foredeck area has plenty of sunpads and seating for sunbathing while at anchor or underway.
Inside, MYSKY’S interior design is by world-renowned architect Erick van Egeraat, who designed the ultra-contemporary, sharp and sophisticated interior. A combination of crisp white leather with dark high-gloss Makassar wood and spectacularly patterned backlit white onyx inlaid within a black marble base contribute to the strongly contrasting monochrome theme.
The massive saloon features a unique circular lounge, and separate dining room which carries on the circle motif. The skylounge too has a circular lounge, large screen for movie nights and LED lighting to create the ideal ambience.
Guests are accommodated in five luxurious cabins, including a full beam master suite on the main deck and two double cabins, two twin cabins and two Pullman, as required.
Along with a marvellous array of tenders and watersports equipment, MYSKY has an exceptional crew of 11 who are renowned for their impeccable service.
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The sleek and spacious 165ft (50.5m), Heeson-built superyacht SKY offers charter guests four decks of leisure space and superbly comfortable accommodation for up to 12 guests.
SKY’S huge sundeck provides a flexible layout for sunbathing or a dip in the jacuzzi, dining, a fully enclosed gymnasium or all three at once. On the foredeck, there’s a large expanse for sunbathing, while on the bridge deck aft is a space for sunbathing and socialising, with a retractable awning, that becomes an outdoor cinema for movie nights after dark, open air dining and an intimate circular lounge tucked in at the bow.
Inside, the sky lounge offers spectacular views by day and full height sliding glass doors to open the space onto the social hub of the bridge deck aft. Inside there is semi-circular seating and a large TV for home cinema. The saloon on the main deck comprises a large formal dining table adjacent to a separate lounge area which also acts as a home cinema with surround sound, and a fully equipped sit up bar that adjoins the lounge on the main deck aft.
SKY’S accommodation is 5-star and includes a main deck full beam master with a private office and a his and hers bathroom with a glass bathtub as a unique feature. On the lower deck are two double cabins and two twin cabins, both with an additional berth to for adaptable family-friendly accommodation.
For guests’ enjoyment, the tender garage is crammed with the latest watertoys and three tenders for towing and arriving onshore in style. Her professional crew includes a highly experienced Captain, a talented Chef and a crew that prides itself on attention to detail.
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SILVER DREAM is a 144ft (43.8m) luxury charter yacht designed by Ed Dubois and built by Warren Yachts in Australia, equipped to the highest standards and ideal for charter in the Maldives for up to 10 guests.
Sleek and streamlined, her black hull and silver superstructure turn heads wherever she cruises. There are several deck spaces for socialising and relaxing, including an expansive foredeck with sunpads, large sundeck which comprises lounge seating and jacuzzi, bridge aft deck with two dining tables and seating, and the main aft deck with a circular dining table. A projector screen in the sky lounge provides on board cinema experience.
The interiors were designed by Sam Sorgiovanni and feature leather wall coverings and printed hides combined with metallic lacquers and clear satin on exotic veneers.
SILVER DREAM provides comfortable accommodation for 10 persons. The full-beam master suite is located on the main deck and boasts a study, lounge, dressing room and his and hers ensuite with bath and shower. There are four guest staterooms (two twins and two doubles) all located on the lower deck, each with ensuite.
For watertoys, SILVER DREAM is equipped with a 5.5m Castoldi jet tender, two SeaDoo Sparks, Seabob, tow toys and inflatables, SUPS, two inflatable kayaks, wakeboards, waterskis, snorkelling and fishing gear. SILVER DREAM is an approved RYA training centre for personal watercraft.
There’s a well-equipped as well as onboard spa/massage treatments for pampering guests. The 10 professional crew onboard SILVER DREAM are renowned for their world-class service.
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For more information about these and other luxury charter yachts available in the Maldives please contact the specialists at Luxury Charter Group.