More and more mega yachts in charter are equipped with facilities dedicated to health and wellbeing, catering to the rising demand from charter guests wishing to enhance their vacation relaxation with nurturing their mind, body and spirit.
Charter yachts such as GRACE E, SAVANNAH, SERENE, CLOUDBREAK and KISMET put guests' health at the forefront, with spaces onboard and expert professionals as crew for spa treatments tailored for therapeutic and aesthetic benefits, yoga, personal training and gym sessions, gourmet meals and an arsenal of gear for recreation, pleasure and exercise, as well as sojourns on water and onshore.
On this magnificent charter yacht it's all about wellbeing and low impact on the environment. GRACE E has been hailed a trailblazer in this realm, winning Motor Yacht of the Year at the World Superyacht Awards in 2015, as well as a host of awards for her exterior design, interior design and eco-technology.
Offering the complete range of spa facilities on her dedicated wellness deck, GRACE E boasts a massage room with steam sauna, full gym, a treatment room with hydrotherapy bath, a cold dip bath and dry sauna.
Also on the wellness deck, a peaceful retreat room for meditation, or simply chilling out, has 180 degree views out to sea. The aft sunbathing area provides an ideal yoga floor and there's a Jacuzzi, sun pads, lounges and a circular bar. On the main deck, there's a 3.5m exercise pool with currents for resistance workouts, while a beauty salon on the upper deck will have guests looking their best.
As for watertoys and recreational equipment, GRACE E has an assortment of great gear for guests' enjoyment, including Seadoos, Jetsurfs, kayaks, waterskis, wakeboards and tow toys, snorkeling gear and bikes for onshore exploration.
Designed as a hybrid superyacht, the 273.95ft (83.5m) Feadship charter yacht SAVANNAH possesses an innovative eco-friendly design, boasting highly fuel-efficiency and low vibration for guest comfort. Voted Motor Yacht of the Year at the 2016 World Superyacht Awards, SAVANNAH is admired for her thoroughly therapeutic range of health amenities, including a 30ft (9m) swimming pool, Beach Club with gym, spa and Hamman, masseuse and beautician and much more.
Guests enjoy the serene interiors and breathtaking vistas from all vantage points thanks to Savannah's peerless use of glass, as well as the awe-inspiring underwater observation lounge and Master suite, with its wall of glass and vast oval skylight.
From Dutch yard, Amels, the six-deck 272.31ft (83m) HERE COMES THE SUN is beautiful inside and out, thanks to her sleek profile from designed Tim Heywood and Winch Designs for interiors. Designed as a majestic, luxurious floating island, HERE COMES THE SUN treats guests to a massive Owner's deck (300 square metres) and several deck areas dedicated to leisure and relaxation.
There are plenty of options for unwinding, sunbathing and entertainment including a sundeck Jacuzzi, a luxurious theatre and a large infinity pool, as well as an assortment of watertoys for aquatic fun in the sun.
The large Beach Club has fold down terraces featuring a wellness and spa centre with sauna and steam room, plus a bar. Guests needn't lift a finger, literally, with a self-playing grand piano, and professional crew of 24 to take care of every whim.
The vision of a young, active, adventurer, luxury expedition charter yacht CLOUBREAK is a one-of-a-kind 73m Abeking & Rasmussen mega yacht, designed by legendary Espen Oeino with an interior by Christian Liaigre.
Destined to carry charter guests looking for epic adventures anywhere in the world, this high-tech floating "chalet" boasts a helideck for its custom Bell 429 Global Ranger, a ski room, a spacious fitness and spa area, full gym, a fireplace and a massive toy chest to house a vast collection of tenders and watertoys. After a busy day on the water or ski slopes, guests can unwind with a soothing sauna, soothe sore muscles in the massage room or plunge pool. CLOUBREAK also switches into party mode quickly with an array of lights and speakers.
The sundeck features a large open-air pool and there are vast spaces for sunbathing and al fresco dining on every deck. Accommodation onboard CLOUDBREAK is for 12 guests in 7 sumptuous suites, some with balconies and terraces to bring guests even closer to nature and the water.
For on-water diversion, CLOUDBREAK has jetskis, kayaks, a flyboard, windsurfers, wakeboards and scuba diving equipment, along with ski gear and two ultra-fast tenders.
KISMET is a breathtaking 95m Espen Oeino and Reymond Lengton designed luxury charter yacht built by German yard Lurssen.
Winning a slew of awards when she launched in 2014, KISMET was well ahead of her time when it came to her engineering, entertainment capacities and ultra-luxurious amenities for guests.
KISMET offers amazing spaces for entertainment and relaxation, inside and on deck. The various deck facilities include an open fire place, several lounging and dining areas on three different decks, comprising one with a barbeque area, and a private observation deck with a 'star bed', overlooking the sundeck.
This deck has a mosaic swimming pool with integrated Jacuzzi forward whose aft-end forms the skylight of the lift shaft, all tied together in a waterfall arrangement.
Following a great work-out session in the fully-equipped gymnasium, guests can relax and indulge in the private wellness spa, with an ice fountain, a sauna, massage facilities and hair salon. There is also a helipad on the bridge deck, which transforms into a massive guest area for lounging or socialising. It can also be transformed into an amazing outdoor cinema under the starry skyline. For fun all day, KISMET has a vast collection of water toys and tenders. The highly-skilled crew of 28 includes a masseuse, a beautician, hair stylist and a yoga teacher.
At 439ft (133m), SERENE is one of the world's largest yachts and has incredible onboard facilities such as an indoor saltwater swimming pool, outdoor swimming pool with current and hot and cold Jacuzzis. In addition to an immense gym, there is a fully equipped health spa and Beach Club as well as an underwater viewing room. SERENE'S onboard Chef is well versed in balanced and wholesome menus and can whip up delectable creations from the teppanyaki grill on the sundeck.
This iconic, multi-award winning 269ft (82m) ultra-luxurious charter yacht is the product of designers and built by the Dutch yard, Oceanco. The stunning Alberto Pinto interior design features an innovative pool that transforms into a helipad, ample deck areas dedicated to leisure and well-being and a superlative spa, complete with sun terrace.
The huge Master suite has a private deck and Jacuzzi, while on the Top Deck, with views through 180-degree windows, ALFA NERO'S gym is equipped with state of the art equipment and Jacuzzi. Guests can choose to train inside or out, and the fully qualified crew are on hand to assist with any health and fitness support.
On the Lower Deck, the Health and Beauty Spa is a sanctuary of well-being with a fully qualified therapist available for a range of massages, treatments and beauty services including hair using the finest luxury products.
An array of tenders, toys and sports equipment is stored in side-opening garages with gull-wing doors, leaving huge expanses of open deck space. The entire aft section is dedicated to guests' enjoyment of seascape with gently descending teak steps and platforms.
Designed to be the ultimate charter yacht and a haven of wellness, 279.20ft (85.1m) SOLANDGE is among the largest and most luxurious available. Over her six levels connected by elevator, she boasts an expansive private owners' deck, jetstream swimming pool, chromatheraphy spa with hamman, beauty salon and massage room.
The onboard gym is incredibly spacious and of course there is a huge spa pool on deck for all charter guests to enjoy. To really burn some calories, guests on SOLANDGE can dance the night away on the sundeck dance floor with its own DJ setup.
For further details about these stunning superyachts and other magnificent motor yachts please contact the specialists at Luxury Charter Group.