Adventurous mega yacht owners have created an entirely new opportunity for charterers to visit areas far from the beaten path. Several yacht owners have sent their luxury sailing and motor yachts to literally circle the globe and, since the owners aren't aboard for every destination, the opportunity is ripe for charterers to get aboard for segments of the adventure.
Traveling on board a private crewed charter yacht, you have the luxury of a one-of-a-kind hotel that can take you anywhere. Here are some of the special superyachts currently available in these distant places that we recommend.
Created to break the mould in every way, from engineering to interior design, luxury charter yacht 83.5m (274ft) SAVANNAH is considered one of the first true hybrid superyachts, with green principles and peerless design, now available for a one-of-a-kind charter.
Accommodation comprises the palatial Master suite, a VIP stateroom with balcony, and four large guest staterooms for up to 12 guests. There are spacious crew quarters for as many as 26 crew to ensure every request and requirement during your charter experience aboard SAVANNAH is totally fulfilled.
Currently in the Mediterranean she is planning on heading to the Central America and the South Pacific in 2020 ... why not plan a tropical getaway next year in Fiji. Guests to this splendid tropical island paradise can spend their time island hopping, stepping ashore to meet villagers, partaking in their joyous festivities and feasts, diving to discover the vibrant subaquatic world, marvelling at volcanic mountains and caves, and breathing in the unspoilt wilderness that abounds in Fiji.
DREAM in FRENCH POLYNESIA
DREAM is a spectacular 60m (197') Abeking & Rasmussen charter yacht. Her Owners have just completed a two-year refit which included 100% interior re-design by the legendary design team at Bannenberg & Rowell.
Onboard, charter guests have more than 9,000 square feet to savour life afloat. DREAM boasts seven staterooms (four kings and three doubles) for 12 charter guests and her professional crew of 15 will accommodate the needs of the most discerning client.
Adventure awaits you on DREAM as she explores the magical South Pacific paradise of French Polynesia. With an area the size of Europe and a myriad of islands in the warm turquoise sea, chartering a mega yacht is the ideal way to explore this stunning destination. There are five main island groups from the Marquesas in the north; to the Tuamotu atolls, Society and the Leeward Islands and the more remote Australes in the south. These areas offer you an incredible range of choices from sophistication to remote isolation; from majestic volcanoes to deep sheltered lagoons.
ENDLESS SUMMER, brand new to charter in 2017, is a magnificent luxury 49.9m (164ft) charter yacht superbly designed for adventure charters in complete 5-star comfort. An immaculate four-deck charter vessel with an elevator linking each level, ENDLESS SUMMER boasts exceptional facilities for up to 12 charter guests in six suites, with flexible arrangement to suit groups and extended families.
Soon to be available for charter in the pristine cruising grounds of New Zealand book ENDLESS SUMMER now for your vacation down-under and experience the remarkable diversity of this incredible region. New Zealand is a truly unique yacht charter destination with sparkling island studded bays, cobalt blue seas edged with long silvery beaches, pockets of subtropical forest, and towns immersed in history and charm.
The 239.50ft (73m) luxury charter yacht TITANIA was built in 2006 by Lurssen and refitted in 2012, designed by Espen Oeino and with interiors by Zuretti. Feature-filled and fun, TITANIA is available for charter in the Mediterranean.
She boasts accommodation for 12 guests in seven staterooms, full spa facilities and gym with fitness instructor, large Jacuzzi with bar, Beach Club with sauna that converts into a night club, and an inflatable fun park. The water-level swim platform offers easy access to the vast inventory of tenders and water toys, and the yacht is an accredited RYA training centre, with two qualified jetski instructors who can help charter guests achieve their licenses.
Currently en-route to the Caribbean her owner will consider charters in the more remote area of Belize. Located on the north-eastern coast of Central America Belize is an unspoilt, laid-back paradise known for internationally renowned snorkelling and scuba diving, protected turquoise waters, hundreds of white sandy cays and unequalled natural beauty. Belize is a well-kept luxury yacht charter secret offering a vacation that is diverse and unique, and very special.
O'NEIRO in THE RED SEA
Meaning "Dream" in Greek, 52.7m (173ft) O'NEIRO accommodates 12 charter guests in seven staterooms and comes complete with a highly professional crew of eleven. One of the most popular features for guests aboard the luxury charter yacht O'NEIRO is her 130-square metre sun deck, with large jacuzzi, bar, sunpads, lounges and BBQ, and her full complement of water toys. Inside, O'NEIRO is also the epitome of comfort and luxury.
A popular luxury motor yacht, O'NEIRO is normally based in Athens and available for charter in the Greek Islands. However for those wanting a more adventurous luxury charter she can take guests into the Red Sea, a burgeoning area for an exotic yacht charter. Extending north to south, from the Suez Canal to the Gulf of Aden, the Red Sea is a impressive stretch of turquoise waters, complete with technicolour dive sites with stunning snorkelling opportunities. It's a place of secluded anchorages, unspoilt beaches and sun-baked desert with cultural explorations and even a cosmopolitan nightlife on offer.
LILI in THAILAND
An Amels 180 motor yacht from the design board of Tim Heywood with interiors by Laura Sessa Romboli, the 180.45ft (55m) LILI was launched in 2017 with three spacious decks with several entertaining spaces, and deck areas for dining and reclining. Offering accommodation for up to 12 charter guests in 6 well-appointed cabins, décor is characterized by crème, beige and striking stainless steel and black accents.
With all the hallmarks of Amels innovation, LILI boasts an oversized sundeck, 4m pool with counter-current jets, bridge deck master suite with private terrace, VIP suite with foldout balcony and foldout balconies in main saloon, plus a large Beach Club with steam room and gym.
LILI is the ideal mega yacht to explore exotic Thailand this winter. Over 3,000km of coastline are mixed with gorgeous beaches, amazing rock formations, world class diving and snorkelling and the warm hospitality of the Thai people. Lush jungle laps translucent aqua waters that are alive with tropical marine life. Ashore superb dining and pampering spas offer a sophisticated contrast to all the natural beauty.
SURI in PATAGONIA
SURI (63m) provides the ultimate adventure with uncompromising luxury accommodation for up to 12 guests. Excitement, adventure and luxurious comfort all rolled into one amazing yacht that has just completed a major refit and extension. There is plenty to do onboard, in the water, and also on land with a diverse range of toys and features including a Jacuzzi, helicopter, sea plane, speedboat, dune buggy and hovercraft.
The steel hull and superstructure with the added benefit of extended range, made possible through a vast amount of fuel reserve onboard, makes SURI the perfect choice for exploring magical Patagonia. Located at the southern end of South America straddling Chile and Argentina Patagonia is further afield than most people ever get the chance to travel. Offering a dramatic landscape of mountainous peaks and glacier-laden coastlines this a beautiful, remote part of the world where you will see more penguins, whales and dolphins than people.
HERE COMES THE SUN in ALASKA
Launched in 2017 to much acclaim, the six-deck 272.31ft (83m) Amels 272 motor yacht HERE COMES THE SUN is a superlative superyacht designed by Tim Heywood with interiors by Andrew Winch. Boasting 10 large staterooms including 300-square-metre private Owner's deck, HERE COMES THE SUN can accommodate up to 12 guests in complete luxury. This incredible charter yacht's features include state-of-the-art entertainment system, 1,00-square-metres of exterior deck space, enormous beach club, a large infinity pool, an elevator linking decks, a large array of water toys and two 11m tenders.
Currently in the Caribbean and planning to cruise Alaska in the summer of 2018 HERE COMES THE SUN is the ideal luxury yacht for those wishing to connect with an amazing diversity of wildlife in an area that is breathtakingly beautiful. Alaska is a vast space offering majestic meandering channels, fjords, passages, bays and straits mostly inaccessible by road and therefore virtually untouched.
238ft (72.25m) CLOUDBREAK built by Abeking & Rasmussen, is a "high-tech floating chalet", a serious go-anywhere, explorer superyacht with all the features that make her ideal for charter worldwide. Born out of the desire to traverse the globe in unparalleled comfort and style, CLOUDBREAK accommodates 12 guests in 6 staterooms.
The owner's passions are surfing and heli-skiing and CLOUDBREAK has exceptional facilities including an enviable array of sports and water toys and a helideck, as well as a sauna, massage room and chilled plunge pool for total relaxation after a day of hectic activity. Lights and speakers mean CLOUDBREAK can convert to a party palace at the flick of a switch!
And what better place to charter her than in the Seychelles. Comprising of 115 coral and granite islands rising from the most pristine waters of the Indian Ocean, the Seychelles offers an unequalled chance to enjoy unspoilt cruising grounds, peaceful anchorages and secluded bays, and mostly on uninhabited islands for the ultimate in privacy. Diving and snorkelling are sublime here with healthy reefs and spectacular coral gardens teeming with life. Ashore also is a nature lovers paradise with the Seychelles being home to vital populations of rare plants, birds and animals.
Wherever your "bucket-list" takes you on this beautiful globe a luxury yacht charter allows you to explore it all in comfort and style. Let us help you choose the perfect luxury motor or sailing yacht along with a destination and itinerary to match for that exciting vacation of a lifetime. Contact the specialists at the Luxury Charter Group today for further details of these and other mega yachts available for charter.