With constantly changing COVID regulations both at home and abroad, Americans contemplating a luxury yacht charter may like to consider staying closer to home. You can still have an amazing vacation while remaining in US Territories, making both getting to your charter yacht and returning home easier. Do you know about these popular American charter destinations, US Virgin Islands, Florida and the Keys, New England and Alaska? Ask us now
Ask us also about the charter yachts available in these destinations. We have motor yachts, sailing yachts and catamarans offering luxury charters on your doorstep.
A private crewed yacht charter is one of the best vacations allowing you to maintain a safe distance away from the crowds. You have the opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones in immaculately clean and luxurious surroundings with stunning scenery all around.
Here are some of the charming US Territories for you to consider for your next charter vacation
United States Virgin Islands
If you are looking for a restful, revitalizing tropical time away, with warm turquoise waters and palm-lined soft sand beaches, then look no further than a private luxury yacht charter in the US Virgin Islands. The islands lie in turquoise waters considered to be among the most sheltered waters in the Caribbean Sea.
There are three main islands – St Thomas, St Croix and St John – and beyond these there are hundreds of tempting small islands and cays, many uninhabited, waiting to be discovered by you and your friends. This region provides the complete spectrum of opportunities – from the vibrant entertainment and nightlife to be found on St Thomas, through to the other extreme of peaceful serenity in a secluded bay amid the unspoiled beauty of St John.
Revered internationally as “The Sunshine State”, Florida is blessed with 3,000 hours of sunshine and boundless waterways to explore. It is home to two of the world’s most vibrant yachting hubs: Miami and Fort Lauderdale, earning its south-eastern tip the enviable title of “Yachting Capital of the World”.
Whatever you are seeking – deserted beaches, sophisticated socializing, nautical miles of prime fishing grounds, plentiful marine life and tropical sunsets – Key West, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach dish it up in generous scoops.
South Florida is the epicenter of sun, sand, surf and sport fishing, with yachts of all sizes, styles and variously equipped for charters of a few days to weeks at a time.
With a rich yachting heritage captivating New England boasts chic towns and first-class restaurants not unlike the glamorous French Riviera. This area also offers pristine sandy beaches and colourful, coastal villages steeped in character and charm. The names conjure pictures of beauty and history from Newport to Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket to Cape Cod, Maine to the Hamptons; it is all here in a surprisingly small area.
The wildlife in New England is also superb with whale-watching from May to October where you have the chance to get up close and personal with these magnificent creatures.
Sapphire seas, lush green fields, broad golden beaches, granite coastlines, postcard-perfect lighthouses, and deep harbors bristling with boats all combine to create a scenery unparalleled. Its food is also spectacular, and you should not leave here without trying their ubiquitous but delicious fresh lobster rolls and clam chowder.
Alaska is the ideal luxury yacht destination for those wishing to connect with an amazing diversity of wildlife in an area that is breathtakingly beautiful. It is a land of epic proportions with gigantic glaciers, nation-sized national parks and enormous wildlife. Bears, wolves, moose and caribou all roam ashore in this pure, untouched wilderness while humpback whales, seals, sea lions and orcas all make Alaska’s oceans home.
Few other places in the world offer you the opportunity to experience the full glory of nature with little or no human interaction. Alaska is a vast space offering majestic meandering channels, fjords, passages, bays and straits mostly inaccessible by road and therefore virtually untouched.
Often described as The Last Frontier, Alaska is a raw, awe-inspiring wilderness… no place for the timid! Onboard your private charter yacht, however, you can enjoy all that this area has to offer in luxury and comfort.
Luxury Yachts Available for Charter in the US and Territories
This remarkable 92ft (28m) Sunseeker superyacht is a superb choice for her amazing amenities, array of lifestyle features and excellent crew, for luxury charter vacations in the US Virgin Islands.
As her name implies, ELITE is a lavish luxury charter yacht with expansive deck space and opulent guest cabins. The large flybridge is the place for entertaining and relaxing while on charter, with its dining setting for 10 people, bar, grill, lounges and retractable sunroof. The aft deck of the flybridge has a jacuzzi and sun lounges.
Open and airy, with wrap-around windows and a drop down side balcony off the saloon, ELITE has the laid-back ambience of a beach house. She is able to accommodate 10 guests in four cabins, comprising a full-beam master suite with king size bed and ensuite, VIP cabin with a king size bed and ensuite, and two cabins with twins that convert to queens, and also have Pullman berths.
Launched in 2016 the luxury charter motor yacht LADY CARMEN is a superlative example of a Hatteras-built 102ft (31.09m) superyacht, available for charter in Florida for the winter and new England for the summer.
LADY CARMEN's spacious and welcoming main saloon has comfortable lounge area and separate dining seating for eight guests. For meals alfresco and relaxing in the sun, the aft lounge area seats up to 10 guests, while the massive flybridge deck provides undercover seating, tables and bar, plus a Jacuzzi and alfresco section with deck chairs. On the bow, guests will enjoy the cosy seating space for sunbathing or breakfast with views to the horizon.
LADY CARMEN accommodates 10 charter guests in five staterooms, including a large full-beam master stateroom complete with king size bed, ensuite bath with shower, and a walk-in robe. In addition, there are one VIP queen stateroom and two queen staterooms all with their own ensuite. The twin stateroom converts to a double bed with the use of Pullman, ideal for kids.
This elegant 101ft (30.78m) luxury charter yacht is family-friendly and provides all the amenities and lifestyle features for guests during charter in the US Virigin Islands, Florida or New England. CYNDERELLA offers ample space for entertaining on the aft deck, flybridge or main saloon.
The flybridge features a huge semi-circle seating area and bar with additional seating for four, barbecue and TV, as well as plenty of open space for alfresco dining and relaxing. There is a jacuzzi and sun pads for making the most of sunny days and warm nights.
Her interior styling is the work of Yacht Interiors By Shelly, who created a laid-back, cosy marine-themed décor using classic cherry gloss timber and sea-inspired soft furnishings. The saloon is spacious and inviting, with large lounge and separate dining area, wraparound windows and blinds for privacy and UV protection. Mirrored ceilings and intricate joinery are among the unique attributes of this exceptional charter vessel.
For her eight charter guests, CYNDERELLA features two master staterooms, one on deck and one below, along with two twin-to-queen convertible staterooms, which offers guests flexibility to cater to family and friends.
With her stunning black hull and silver superstructure, ODESSA is a 160ft (48.77m) luxury charter yacht from Christensen, offering guests the complete package and available for charter in New England this summer.
ODESSA boasts large decks, complete with jacuzzi on the sun deck, generous sunbathing areas, shaded seating and bar, as well as a four-person elevator servicing all four decks, able to fit a travel wheelchair. On the upper deck, there’s a large shaded dining area with custom-crafted oval dining table and seating for 12, plus additional lounge seating and tables. The inviting foredeck comprises large couch with four ottomans and dining table for alfresco meals or cocktails at sunset.
ODESSA is sublimely decorated with contemporary Armani Casa interiors. The ambience is warm and sophisticated, created by walnut flooring, custom stonework and silk carpets, complemented by subtle lighting throughout.
ODESSA provides charter guests with six beautifully appointed modern staterooms. The master suite has a separate office and daybed, two generously sized walk-in robes, seafoam green onyx ensuite with jacuzzi bathtub, dual sinks and separate toilet and bidet, and underfloor heating, while the luxurious VIP cabin with has onyx ensuite with bath large rainfall shower. There are also three double staterooms, and a twin guest stateroom with double, single and pullman beds, each with an ensuite.
NEVER ENOUGH is a 157ft (47.85m) navy-blue hulled, luxury charter yacht by Trinity Yachts that offers up to 11 guests truly palatial appointments and multiple leisure areas, available for charter in the Bahamas and Caribbean.
There are three alfresco dining areas: undercover on the flybridge with commanding views, on the aft deck, and on the upper aft deck, which also offers seating for socialising and pre-dinner drinks. On the flybridge, NEVER ENOUGH has a fantastic jacuzzi, barbecue, sun lounges and sunpads for making the most of the warm weather during your charter.
The décor of NEVER ENOUGH is opulent and European-inspired, with rich mahogany joinery and high quality marble and granite throughout. On the main deck, the saloon features a large lounge area ideal for entertaining and relaxing. There is also separate formal dining area with a custom dining table and seating for 10 guests. Huge panel windows allow in light and views from every angle.
NEVER ENOUGH accommodates 11 guests in five luxurious staterooms fitted out in dark cherry wood with classic furnishings and fittings. The four guest staterooms are located below deck, three with king size beds and one with twin beds and a Pullman berth. All have ensuite baths that have beautiful inlaid marble.
The situation regarding the COVID regulations within the US Territories is constantly changing so for updated information about these destinations, plus the yachts available there please contact Sharon, our specialist in luxury charters within US Territories. If you have any questions or concerns, Sharon can assist, and can be contacted by email: [email protected] or by phone: +1 954 448 9222.
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