Some fantastic new yachts were delivered in 2020 and, with many of them joining the charter fleet, 2021 looks like being a great year for luxury yacht charters.
Offering unparalleled levels of privacy, the chance to spend quality time with your closest friends and family, world-class leisure and entertainment facilities and stunning surroundings there really is no better way to enjoy a vacation than on a luxury yacht charter.
So from jaw-dropping beach clubs to water toys begging to explore sun-kissed beaches and isolated bays, we have selected ten of the best new yachts to charter in 2021.
Sporting a vast beach club leading to an expansive five-meter swimming platform, a glorious sundeck and the option to enjoy the latest films on a huge cinema screen under starlight, 95m (312ft) luxury yacht O’PARI has all the ingredients for the yacht charter vacation of a lifetime.
Delivered in May of last year Golden Yacht’s flagship yacht is enjoying her first full year of charter. Stepping inside O’PARI, Greek-based Studio Vafiadis clean modern interiors contrast with dark wood accents and exotic marbles to create a feeling of contemporary elegance. Whilst up to 12 guests can take their pick of 14 gorgeous cabins, including a jaw dropping full-beam Owner’s suite on the upper deck.
On deck the choice of spots to relax and soak up the sun is just as impressive. The sundrenched bridge deck aft pool offers amazing panoramic views, whilst the open space sundeck Jacuzzi is right next to the outdoor lounge, dining area and full wet bar so in a matter of seconds you can go from relaxing in the Jacuzzi to enjoy a delicious, freshly prepared meal.
The pick of many highlights onboard Bilgin’s 80m (262ft) superyacht TATIANA is undoubtedly its 360 square meter beach club, described by designer Jonny Horsefield of H2 Design as the “epicenter of the yacht”.
Spread over two-levels the outstanding beach club encompasses two pools, one above the other, two bars, a hammam and a spa massage room. Fold-down terraces create even more space for sunbathing and lounging.
Strong, sinuous lines dominate the exterior, whilst a light but rich palette gives the stunning interiors a crisp and warm feeling. TATIANA's skylounge is the epitome of opulence with an eye-catching back-lit bar, a pool table and grand piano framed by sumptuous armchairs and two semi-circular sofas.
Dubbed the ultimate expedition yacht, ‘La Datcha’ is an adventure lover’s dream allowing you to explore the most far-flung corners of the globe in complete luxury. With two commercially registered helicopters, a three-person submersible, multiple tenders and a fully-equipped dive centre, nowhere is out of bounds on board ‘La Datcha’.
Luxury exudes from each of her six decks that accommodate up to 12 guests across six stunning cabins. After a busy day of exploring you can unwind in a variety of spa facilities, sip an aperitif in the gorgeous main saloon with its full height windows or relax in the unique observation lounge, moulded into the hull of the yacht.
With incredible exploration capabilities and on-board luxury of the highest calibre, ‘La Datcha’ is undoubtedly a stand out yacht in all respects.
Bearing all the hallmarks of a classic Feadship, 75m (246ft) superyacht ARROW combines a light filled interior, multiple outdoor living spaces and a hugely spacious feel to offer everything you could want on a luxury yacht charter and more.
The centerpoint is her full-beam beach club, which transforms into a sea-level evening entertaining lounge, and makes the most of the broad 12.9m (42.4ft) beam. The beach club seamlessly connects to a lower-deck swim platform, ideal for sunbathing by the water.
A hugely social sundeck comes with a raised Jacuzzi for the best views, pizza oven and barbecue area, and sunpads aplenty. Inside the elaborate interiors are complemented by highly detailed furnishings, whilst extensive glazing means panoramic views are the order of the day no matter where on the yacht you might be.
With a bridge deck skylounge with space for alfresco dining and an expansive foredeck, ARROW accommodates 12 guests across six cabins and offers a chance for a yacht charter full of socialising, entertaining and fun.
Beneath the unique flowing, lofty lines of 68.2m (224ft) superyacht SOARING’s superstructure is a charter yacht that is fully equipped for fun with a bar and spa pool, gym and steam room and a light and bright beach club that is just perfect for relaxing underneath a cloudless sky.
For those who love being close to the water SOARING is a particularly great choice, boasting a 25m (82ft) starboard stowage packed full of water toys, including dive gear, sea bobs, surf boards, kayak, bicycles and electric scooters.
Inside the design literally is out of this world, with star constellations and a genuine piece of meteorite incorporated into a ‘cosmic’ themed interior.
On the Owner’s deck there is a library with 180-degree windows, which provides an ideal space for quiet contemplation, or it can be transformed into a cosy movie theater for convivial nights in.
Admiral Yachts were given a brief to design a yacht that is "super cool, eye-catching and unconventional”, and that they have certainly delivered on in the form of 55.2m (181ft) superyacht GECO.
From her never-ending upper deck bar to a uniquely designed beach club, GECO is a superyacht that is out of the ordinary and a floating social hub on which to explore sparkling azure waters and intoxicating coastlines.
Graced with a foredeck that is primed for stretching out and soaking up some rays, a large pool and a swim platform with space for a dining table for six so you can enjoy meals under a setting sun at the water’s edge, GECO has everything you need for a memorable charter vacation.
Amels’ 55m (180ft) superyacht GALENE is a yacht of contrasts. Her name derives from an Ancient Greek term meaning serenity, tranquility and calmness, and onboard there are plenty of opportunities to relax, disconnect and recharge your batteries.
The ideal spot for this is the spacious sundeck with a large Jacuzzi, sleek bar and numerous lounging opportunities. There is also a cosy upper lounge with sofa, armchairs, piano and a games table and an exterior bridge deck with a huge dining table for alfresco meals.
But she is also equally equipped to fulfill the needs of even the most passionate adrenaline lover as she has an expansive toy chest complete with jet-skis, seabobs, paddleboards and more. Not only that, but each crew member on board GALENE is passionate about watersports and trained to use a variety of water accessories.
So whether you want a vacation that is all about sunbathing and sipping cocktails in the sun, or if you want to get out on the water for a adventure filled yacht charter then GALENE will deliver.
Very much geared to alfresco living, each of her decks offers a different way to enjoy the outdoor life. The sundeck comes complete with Jacuzzi, sun pads, a comfortable conversation area and a bar, whilst lounge chairs offer a chance to take in the views. A fantastic observation area can be found fully forward on the bridge deck, where there is also a space dedicated to dining in the open air. The main deck aft plays host to built-in settees, coffee tables and armchairs for more lounging and convivial conversations.
SOLEMATES also features an upper deck skylounge, well-equipped gym and a wide selection of water toys and is sure to be popular this charter season.
Motor yacht REBECA is the first in the new Oasis 40 line from Benetti to hit the water, and with her unique beach terrace and light-drenched interiors she is an exciting addition to the charter fleet.
The piece-de resistance of this 40m (131ft) superyacht is undoubtedly her aft deck. Her beach terrace has fold-out wings that give you a feeling of space that is difficult to imagine on a 40m yacht, whilst a sparkling glass infinity pool is almost at water level, creating a seamless connection with the ocean.
Other standout features include winter-garden style dining, a sundeck entertainment area with Jacuzzi and wet bar, a large skylounge, full-beam Owner’s suite and a large selection of water toys.
Her interiors have a refined, penthouse style feel and no matter where you are onboard REBECA extensive use of glass means there is always a natural connection with the outdoors not to mention gorgeous sea views.
Benetti’s 40m (131ft) motor yacht ‘Happy Me’ most certainly lives up to her name, with lots to keep any charter guest happy.
The fun starts on the main deck aft, which plays host to a pool table and table football, there is a karaoke system in the skylounge and a disco setup with laser lighting and smoke machine onboard, as well as an Approved RYA Water Sports Center for guests who want to earn a jet ski licence.
The foredeck is the place to catch the sun, and is home to a C-shaped sofa, and two tables, with a broad sunpad and Jacuzzi on the bow. There are a number of al-fresco dining options, state of the art entertainment systems and beautiful interiors that feel spacious and open.
Happy Me is a great choice for families or fun loving groups of friends looking to experience life on the sea in style this summer.
So there we have it, ten incredible new yachts all available for charter this year and you can be amongst the first step on board and experience a wonderful vacation in the utmost luxury.
To find out more about any of the superyachts featured in this list get in touch with your preferred yacht charter broker.
Alternatively, view the entire fleet of superyachts available for luxury yacht charter.