Be amongst the first to experience the future by chartering one of the best new superyachts in 2018.
As one year draws to a close, it’s time begin planning a private yacht charter vacation for the one that comes after.
Whilst there are numerous beautiful motor yachts and sailing yachts which are currently open for charter, there’s something particularly special about escaping on board one which was just recently delivered.
Boasting the most modern of designs, and fitted with the latest technology, a fresh new superyacht offers guests the opportunity to get ahead of the curve and experience something totally unique.
In this feature we take a look at 10 of the best brand new superyachts which have joined the charter fleet and are available for getaways in 2018.
1. HERE COMES THE SUN
A superyacht of considerable distinction, the 83m/272ft luxury yacht 'Here Comes The Sun' is the largest superyacht ever built by Dutch shipyard Amels.
Featuring an enormous beach club, state of the art sauna and steam room facilities, and over 900 meters of exterior space, there’s no question that those on board will be fully entertained as they cruise her charter grounds.
Besides a private owner’s deck which has its own lounge and office space, Here Comes The Sun also includes 3 VIP suites, and 6 doubles, 2 of which can be converted into twins. Altogether, she is able to sleep up to 12 guests.
To find out even more, and take a virtual tour of the superyacht, be sure to read our full review.
2. CLOUD 9
Recently delivered from CRN, the 74m/243ft motor yacht ‘Cloud 9’ is a total revolution in superyacht design, featuring a range of standout factors sure to impress guests.
Particularly noteworthy is the 12 meter pool which is situated on the main deck aft. The perfect way to cool off around her Mediterranean and Caribbean cruising grounds, the feature is conveniently close to the beach club directly below.
The product of sheer innovation, superyacht Cloud 9 offers an unforgettable experience at sea
The interior of luxury yacht Cloud 9 is every bit as remarkable as her exterior, with bright woods and comfortable furnishings producing a totally inviting atmosphere.
Complete with a bespoke limousine tender for stylish boarding and disembarkation, the superyacht sleeps up to 12 guests across 8 well-appointed cabins.
3. SEVEN SINS
Storming onto the charter scene in style, the 57m/171ft motor yacht ‘Seven Sins’ won the award for best interior at the World Yacht Trophies just months after her delivery. Whilst her contemporary main saloon and sky lounge are perfect for unwinding and socialising around, it is her pioneering beach club which is sure to steal the attention of those on board.
An incredible feat of engineering, the beach club has balconies which open up on all sides, and the ceiling is made up of the glass bottom swimming pool. In this way, the space is highly light and airy, with a bar on hand to serve up refreshments throughout the day. As if this wasn’t outstanding enough, the section can be flooded in order for tenders to be boarded with greater ease.
Along with a generously proportioned master cabin, Seven Sins also includes a VIP suite, 2 doubles, and a convertible cabin. This flexible arrangement allows her to sleep up to 12 guests whilst away on charter.
See and learn even more by reading our full on-board review.
4. SILVER LINING
Glowing in opulence, the 50m/164ft motor yacht ‘Silver Lining’ fuses classic styling with modern performance.
Indeed, with high-gloss finishes on the exterior, and a number of traditional furnishings around the interior, the motor yacht generates an inviting warmth for guests to immerse themselves in.
Boasting a lengthy sundeck bar as well as a Jacuzzi to enjoy in the sun, superyacht Silver Lining also features a multi-functional skylounge which serves as a communal hub for charter guests to enjoy.
Winning the prestigious award for ‘Best Exterior 38m-50m’ at the World Yacht Trophies 2017, the 50m/164ft luxury yacht VERTIGE is unquestionably one of the most exciting deliveries of 2017.
Finely fusing traditional elements with more modern features, the superyacht boasts a home cinema, a wine cellar, and a sundeck complete with a built-in surround sound system.
A breathtaking vessel, superyacht VERTIGE exceeds expectations around each and every corner
Comfortably accommodating up to 12 guests, M/Y VERTIGE also comes with a flexible beach club which can be converted into a gymnasium- for the more relaxed guests on board, the sundeck is home to a Jacuzzi and bar.
To discover even more of this modern beauty, be sure to read our full review.
A welcome addition to the charter fleet, the 60m/198ft motor yacht SARASTAR from Mondo Marine brings together the very best of Italian design and craftsmanship.
Indeed, as well as being built in Italy, her contemporary interior was penned by the award-winning designer Luca Dini.
Impressively flexible, her foredeck can take on the function of helideck, sunbathing area, or even a dancefloor.
Sure to satisfy those after some relaxation as well as those after some fun, M/Y SARASTAR sleeps up to 12 guests across 6 cabins and comes with an abundance of water toys.
Combining all of the most desirable features, the 55m/180ft motor yacht LILI from Amels marks another exceptional delivery from the Dutch masters.
Crowned by a four meter long pool with counter current jets, her exterior is truly something to behold, and her interior is just as breathtaking.
Specifically, the airy main salon can be enlarged thanks to folding balconies on either side- a thoughtful addition which is also found in the VIP suite.
Up above on the bridge deck, the master cabin enjoys its own private terrace looking out across the ocean as well as a dedicated interior lounge area.
Capable of sleeping up to 12 guests, M/Y LILI is certain to please with her large beach club and oversized sundeck providing exceptional communal spaces to make use of whilst on charter.
Another breakout delivery of 2017, the 32m/105ft motor yacht ‘Serenitas II’ hints at her futuristic qualities through a playful and head-turning exterior.
Making the most of her interior volume, the design concept is nicely minimal and guests are sure to feel refreshed as soon as they step on board.
Wholly captivating, superyacht SERENITAS II is a thoroughly exciting new delivery
Finished with a flybridge Jacuzzi and wealth of alfresco dining areas, the outdoor living spaces are sure to go down a storm around cruising grounds in the new year.
With state of the art entertainment systems found throughout her interior and exterior, up to 10 guests can enjoy this brand new superyacht as part of a charter vacation.
Delivered from the iconic Italian shipyard Benetti, the 42m/138ft motor yacht WILLOW is something of a modern masterpiece, with a colourful interior fused with an open exterior.
Ideal for fun-loving friends and family, the motor yacht comes with plenty of water toys and tenders, promising endless hours of fun out on the water.
With accommodation for up to 10 guests whilst on charter, the 5 guest cabins are each finished with crisp white fixtures and furnishings.
10. DA VINCI
One of the highest performing superyachts delivered in 2017, the 50m/164ft motor yacht ‘Da Vinci’ from Overmarine is undoubtedly a fantastic choice for a charter vacation.
Indeed, her capabilities allow those on board to quickly reach their next destination in style, enjoying an altogether incredible cruising experience.
Perfectly anticipating the social nature of a charter vacation, her open-plan layout is perfect for getting together with company over a few drinks in an attractive environment.
What’s more, with a spa pool and large collection of water toys, up to 12 guests can enjoy her at their leisure.