At the time of design and construction in 1998, she was the largest, most high-tech sloop ever built with her 59m carbon-fibre mast among the tallest ever erected.
A highly innovative yacht, HYPERION and her crew have competed in some of the world's most prestigious superyacht races, winning the New Zealand's Superyacht Millennium Cup, the St. Barth's Bucket 2009 and the Superyacht Cup in Palma 2008.
Today's charter guests have the opportunity to enjoy the fusion of modern luxuries and high performance sailing which create a truly unique and unforgettable experience.
Interiors were designed by Pieter Beeldsnijder Design and are characterised by classic yacht styling, with their polished timbers, sailing art work and crisp navy and neutrals palette in the furnishings.
Luxury Charter Group team were on board HYPERION during the Antigua Charter Show and were impressed with her impeccable blend of traditional and cutting edge, which was also recognised by her prestigious Showboats International Award for 'Best Sailing Yacht Over 38 Meters'.
HYPERION accommodates six charter guests in three luxurious suites, one full-beam king, complete with study and ensuite, one queen with ensuite, and one twin with ensuite. Social areas include a two-level main saloon, a spacious pilothouse and generous deck spaces.
Along with fully-upgraded AV system, including 42' Plasma Screens in saloon and owner's cabin and 20' screen in guest cabins, HYPERION comprises Seascape stereo music system throughout the yacht – boasting nine independent zones with access to 2,000 CD albums in MP3 format from a central hard disc, plus there are 800 movies to choose from via computer touch system.
HYPERION offers a wide range of activities on board and onshore. Charter guests can enjoy diving, snorkelling, wake boarding, water skiing, kite surfing and fishing, and HYPERION is equipped with fast tenders for popping ashore for a beach picnic, or a shopping expedition.
Depending on your mood and interests, excursions onshore can include rainforest hikes, horseback riding, world-class golf, or pampering spa visits, depending on your charter destination.
Her crew of eight, led by Captain Daniel Rawlins and professional Chef, Shantala Tengblad, are motivated to show charter guests the time of their lives in the crystalline waters of the Caribbean, a place they know and love.
Ask your charter expert at Luxury Charter Group for more information about your next charter vacation.