Amels Yacht Articles
Amels-built superyachts represent the pedigree and exceptional standards of quality associated with Dutch yacht construction, many of which have become some of the most desirable on the global luxury yacht charter market. They are renowned for their custom-built superyachts, having launched a spectacular fleet of vessels each designed to meet the highest levels of luxury while accommodating their Owner’s individual requirements. They have also received worldwide acclaim for their ground-breaking Amels 'Limited Edition' yacht series which has successfully bridged the gap between custom and semi-custom builds.
Each year Amels launch exciting, innovative and luxurious superyachts alongside a line-up of leading designers and engineers, take a look at the entire global Amels yacht charter fleet.
Amels launches first Limited Editions 206 superyacht
19 February 2020
The first hull in the Amels Limited Editions 206 series made an appearance in Vlissingen yesterday, as she was rolled out of the shed in preparation for sea trials.
Charter yacht GALENE launches at Amels
17 March 2020
This weekend saw the 55m / 180ft motor yacht GALENE launch at Amels' facilities in Vlissingen. She marks the 25th hull in the Dutch yard's popular Limited Editions 180 series.
Amels launches 74m Limited Editions 242 superyacht
02 April 2020
The sixth hull in the Amels Limited Editions 242 series, the 74m (243') Amels Project 7406 hit the water for the first time today.
Charter yacht 'Lady E' to undergo intensive refit and six metre extension
25 October 2019
The 68.5m/225ft charter yacht 'Lady E' has arrived at Pendennis shipyard in Cornwall, England to begin an 'intensive' winter refit which will include a six metre extension to her LOA.
Amels superyacht ‘Sixth Sense’ arrives in London
16 July 2019
The 74m/ 243ft motor yacht ‘Sixth Sense’ has been unveiled during a ceremonial launch party in London.
Norway yacht charters available on board 83m superyacht ‘Here Comes the Sun’
07 March 2019
This spring, the 87m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes the Sun’ is heading to the mystical cruising grounds of Norway.
Superyacht APRIL now available for charter
11 March 2019
The 52m/172ft motor yacht APRIL from Amels has now joined the charter fleet in Mediterranean destinations such as Italy and the South of France.
55m superyacht PAPA joins the charter fleet
13 March 2019
The 55m/ 180ft motor yacht PAPA has entered the charter market, and will be available to charter across Mediterranean hotspots including Spain and the Balearic Islands this summer.
South East Asia charter special: superyacht ‘Lady E’ offers unmissable deal
04 January 2019
Charter Amels’ 69m/225ft motor yacht ‘Lady E’ and snap up a 20% saving around destinations including Thailand and Malaysia.
Amels charter yacht LILI undertakes two-year global expedition
07 September 2018
The 55m/180ft superyacht LILI is giving charterers the opportunity to discover some of the most incredible cruising grounds on the planet as part of a two-year worldwide voyage beginning in December.
Mediterranean yacht charter deal: Save 10% on superyacht 4YOU
13 September 2018
The 54m/178ft Amels motor yacht 4YOU is lowering her weekly base rate to €252,000 for last-minute charters taking place in Mediterranean hotspots such as France and Italy this September.
Amels superyacht DRIFTWOOD enters the charter market
27 November 2018
Now available for charterers looking to explore the lush cruising grounds of Central American destinations including Costa Rica and Panama, the 55m/180ft motor yacht DRIFTWOOD is the latest to join the global charter market.
Amels charter yacht BOADICEA signs up to Monaco Yacht Show 2018
07 August 2018
The freshly refitted 76m/248ft superyacht BOADICEA is one of the latest yachts to confirm its attendance at the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show, which takes place in Monaco from 26 to 29 September.
Amels charter yacht ‘Lady S’ changes name to ‘Lady E’
14 August 2018
The popular 69m/225ft motor yacht ‘Lady S’ will be renamed as superyacht ‘Lady E’ from 30 September following a recent change of ownership and will continue her Mediterranean charter season before relocating to Asia for the winter.
Charter yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ to make show debut at Miami Yacht Show 2018
19 January 2018
Currently the largest superyacht confirmed for the hotly anticipated event, the 83m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ will be making her worldwide show debut at the Miami Yacht Show in February.
Amels delivers brand new 58m superyacht ‘Volpini 2’
03 July 2018
The very first Amels 188 to be delivered, the arrival of the 58m/189ft motor yacht ‘Volpini 2’ is sure to cause a sensation out on the water this summer.
Amels superyacht ‘Lady E’ gets new Pop Art collection
28 November 2018
The 69m/225ft motor yacht ‘Lady E’ has been adorned with artworks by Warhol, Lichtenstein and other world-renowned artists ahead of her winter charter season in South East Asia and the Indian Ocean.
Ring in 2019 aboard Amels superyacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’
03 December 2018
Celebrate the New Year in the incredible cruising grounds of the Caribbean aboard the magnificent 83m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’
Escape to Tahiti aboard Amels charter yacht CALYPSO
09 October 2018
The 61m/200ft superyacht CALYPSO is available for charter in Tahiti until mid-November before relocating to South East Asia for the winter season.
Amels superyacht ‘Here Comes the Sun’ reveals charter availability in Mexico this winter
16 October 2018
The 83m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes the Sun’ is now open for bookings on yacht charter vacations taking place in Mexico this winter.
Amels charter yacht DENIKI embarks on two-year global expedition
19 October 2018
Charterers will be able to discover some of the most incredible cruising grounds on the planet when the 52m/172ft superyacht DENIKI begins a two-year world tour this winter.
4You new to the Charter Fleet
31 July 2012
4YOU is now available for charter in the Mediterranean. Designed by Tim Heywood the 55 metre 4You has an interior designed by Laura Sessa.
Reduced Charter Rates on Motor Yacht Reborn
01 February 2013
The 76 metre Amels superyacht Reborn is being offered at reduced rates this season.
Motor Yacht 4You For Charter
06 February 2013
The new 55 metre yacht 4You is being offered for charter in the Bahamas in March and April this year.
Special Charter Rates on Superyacht Reborn
14 March 2013
Special all-inclusive weekend charter rates are being offered on the 76 metre Amels yacht Reborn in low season.
Superyacht Marjorie Morningstar Joins the Charter Fleet
18 March 2013
The 51.8 metre motor yacht Marjorie Morningstar is available for charter from May 2013.
National Lottery Use Luxury Charter Yacht for Latest TV Advert
18 July 2013
The National Lottery’s latest ad campaign features private luxury charter yacht Monte Carlo as the setting for every lottery winner’s dream of travelling the world in the ultimate style.
Charter Yacht 'MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR Eager to Fill Charter Calendar
26 July 2013
The 51.8 metre motor yacht 'MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR' is keen to fill her charter calendar.
Charter Yacht SARAH Has Last Minute Availability
02 August 2013
The owner of motor yacht SARAH wants the gap until 13th August in her charter calendar booked.
Amels Charter Yacht EVENT to Premiere at Monaco Yacht Show
02 August 2013
The 60.6 metre motor yacht EVENT will make her world premier at the Monaco Yacht Show this September.
New Charter Yacht EVENT Available in the West Med
20 August 2013
The striking 60 metre Amels motor yacht EVENT will be available for charter in the West Mediterranean from 2nd September.
'Marjorie Morningstar' in the Caribbean
24 September 2013
Luxury motor yacht MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR will be available for charters in the Caribbean throughout the winter season.
Refitted BELLE AIMEE Yacht Ready for New Zealand Charters
23 October 2013
The 52m/171’ luxury motor yacht BELLE AIMEE will be heading to the cruising grounds of New Zealand this winter and is available for charters in both the North and South Islands.
February Charter Availability on BLUE ATTRACTION
09 January 2014
The 37 metre Amels motor yacht BLUE ATTRACTION is available throughout February for charters around Antigua and St. Barts.
2014 World Superyacht Awards Finalists Announced Including Numerous Charter Yachts
23 January 2014
The finalists for the ninth annual World Superyacht Awards have been announced and include 62 of the finest new builds delivered in 2013, including a large number of luxury superyachts which have joined the Global Charter Fleet.
55m Superyacht ASTRA Joins Charter Fleet
04 March 2014
The 55m/180’ motor yacht ASTRA was launched from Dutch shipyard Amels earlier this year and is due for delivery in May when she will be made available for charter in the West Mediterranean.
Charter Yacht ASTRA Due to be Launched this Month
03 April 2014
The 55m/180’ superyacht ASTRA is due to be launched from Amels later this month and is open for charters in the East and West Mediterranean throughout July and August 2014.
Charter Yacht LADY S Available July 31st-August 21st Due to Cancellation
05 June 2014
Superyacht LADY S has become available to charter between 31st July and 21st August in the South of France due to a cancellation.
Superyacht ELIXIR Joins the Mediterranean Charter Fleet
05 July 2016
The 55m/180ft motor yacht ELIXIR is one of the latest additions to the global charter fleet and is available now in Mediterranean hotspots such as the French Riviera and Sardinia.
M/Y 'BLUE ATTRACTION' has August Availability in the Adriatic
31 July 2014
The 37m motor yacht 'BLUE ATTRACTION' has charter availability for cruising in the Adriatic from 20-30 August.
Superyacht REBORN Available in September in the West Mediterranean
08 August 2014
The 75.5m superyacht REBORN is available for cruising in the West Mediterranean from 5-20 September.
Cannes Yachting Festival 2014 Opens
09 September 2014
Hundreds of the world’s most impressive yachts have gathered in the city's Vieux Port and Port Pierre Canto for this year's Cannes Yachting Festival, taking place from September 9 to 14. As one of the most glamorous events to take place on the French Riviera, the 37th edition of the yachting festival promises to be the best yet - with 580 yachts reported to be in attendance this year. Find the best of the global charter fleet attending the show, including the recent Benetti build 'OCEAN PARADISE,' below.
Superyacht SPIRIT Open for Last-Minute Charters in the Mediterranean
27 July 2016
The 54m/178ft expedition yacht SPIRIT has prime-time dates available for charters in top Mediterranean destinations such as the French Riviera and Ibiza.
Brand New Amels Superyacht ‘Plvs Vltra’ To Attend Monaco Yacht Show 2016?
29 July 2016
Although not officially confirmed by the shipyard, it is believed that the highly innovative 74m/241ft motor yacht ‘Plvs Vltra’ will appear at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show.
Luxury Motor Yacht 'BLUE ATTRACTION' has No Delivery Fees in the Adriatic
16 January 2015
The 36m superyacht 'BLUE ATTRACTION' is offering charters across the Adriatic with no delivery fees this summer.
Superyacht ELIXIR Wins Baccarat SuperYacht World Award 2016 at Monaco Yacht Show
14 October 2016
The brand new 55m/180ft charter yacht ELIXIR from Dutch shipyard Amels scooped the exclusive Baccarat SuperYacht World Award for ‘the most inspiring yacht’ at the recent Monaco Yacht Show.
Superyacht SARAH Offers 30% Discount on Late-Summer Charters in the Mediterranean
13 September 2016
The 62m/203ft motor yacht SARAH delivered by Amels in 2002 is dropping her weekly base rate by 30 percent for the remainder of her summer season in Mediterranean hotspots such as the French Riviera and Corsica.
Amels Motor Yacht BOADICEA Gets Ready for Monaco Yacht Show 2016
22 September 2016
The 76m/249ft superyacht BOADICEA will be among the impressive collection of luxury charter yachts lined up in Port Hercules for the Monaco Yacht Show, which gets underway on September 28th.
Amels Motor Yacht ‘Deja Too’ Opens for Caribbean Charters
31 August 2017
The 52m/171ft luxury yacht ‘Deja Too’ is available for charter this winter in tropical Caribbean hotspots such as St Martin and St Barts.
Brand New Superyacht LILI To Attend The Monaco Yacht Show 2017
01 September 2017
Set to turn many heads at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show, the recently delivered 55m/180ft motor yacht LILI will be on display in Port Hercules between 27th-30th September.
Discover Thailand aboard Amels superyacht LILI
02 February 2018
The newly launched 55m/180ft motor yacht LILI is available for charter this winter in the incredible cruising grounds of Thailand.
Superyacht 'Lady Nag Nag' Joins Global Charter Fleet
26 June 2015
The impressive 52m/171ft superyacht 'Lady Nag Nag' is the latest addition to the global charter fleet, and will be able for bookings in the Mediterranean this summer.
Motor Yacht SEAHORSE Joins Global Charter Fleet
02 July 2015
The award-winning 52m/171ft superyacht SEAHORSE has joined the global charter fleet, and will available to charter in the West Mediterranean in locations including Corsica.
Superyacht AQUARIUS Becomes Available for Charter
28 July 2015
The 67m/220ft Amels motor yacht AQUARIUS has joined the global charter fleet, and will be available in West Mediterranean destinations including the French Riviera this summer. In the winter season she will relocate to the Caribbean.
Superyacht AQUARIUS Available for Christmas and New Year Charter
16 September 2015
The recently-for-charter 67m superyacht AQUARIUS has availability on her charter calendar this Christmas and New Year's holiday in the Caribbean.
Motor Yacht ‘Monte Carlo’ Fresh from Interior Refit and Cruising in Greece
22 March 2016
The 40m/138ft luxury yacht ‘Monte Carlo’ has just completed an interior refit, and is available now for charters in Greece and Turkey.
Superyacht SEAHORSE Undergoes Makeover and is Fresh for Mediterranean Charters
19 April 2016
The 52m/170ft motor yacht SEAHORSE re-launched earlier this week following a five-month refit at Icon Yachts in Harlingen, The Netherlands, and is now preparing for a summer season in the Mediterranean.
YachtCharterFleet Attends The London Yacht, Jet & Prestige Car Show
05 May 2016
Prestige London and The London Yacht, Jet & Prestige Car Show opened its doors at the Thames-side exhibition venue of Old Billingsgate yesterday, and YachtCharterFleet was there to soak up all the action.
Charter Amels Motor Yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ In The Caribbean
08 November 2017
The 83m/272ft superyacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ is available for charter in the tropical cruising grounds of the Caribbean and Cuba this winter.
Charter Amels Superyacht DENIKI in Norway
22 November 2017
The 52m/172ft motor yacht DENIKI is available for charter in the remote and spectacularly beautiful cruising grounds of Norway in June 2018 at a low season base rate of €165,000 per week.
Amels Superyacht SPIRIT Heads to Alaska for Summer Charters
13 March 2017
The 53m/178ft luxury yacht SPIRIT is available this summer for off-the-beaten-track adventures to the wild and wonderful cruising grounds of Alaska.
Amels Motor Yacht 4YOU Cruises in Croatia
17 March 2017
The 55m/180ft superyacht 4YOU is available for primetime charters in the captivating cruising grounds of Croatia and other Adriatic destinations from 10th July 2017.
Brand New Amels Superyacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ Now Available For Charter
28 March 2017
Delivered to great excitement in January, it was announced on social media today that the 83m/272ft Amels motor yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’ is available for private yacht charter vacations in the Mediterranean.
Brand New Amels Motor Yacht LILI Opens for Charter in Norway
08 May 2017
Following her successful launch at the end of April, the 55m/180ft superyacht LILI will be available for charter in Norway from mid-July and in West Mediterranean destinations later on in the summer season.
Amels Superyacht ‘Step One’ Joins Global Charter Fleet
22 May 2017
The 55m/180ft motor yacht ‘Step One’ is one of the latest additions to the global charter fleet, with availability this summer in Mediterranean destinations such as France and Italy.
Virtual Tour of Amels Superyacht 'Here Comes The Sun'
23 May 2017
A virtual tour and previously unseen images have been released of the 83m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes the Sun’, revealing what it’s like inside a superyacht that costs more than a million euros to charter each week.
Video: Life On Board The Largest Amels Superyacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’
07 June 2017
A brand new video released by Amels showcases the levels of luxury to be enjoyed on board their largest superyacht to date, the stunning 83m/272ft motor yacht ‘Here Comes The Sun’.
Entertain, relax and play aboard the multi-functional Amels build, 4YOU
HERE COMES THE SUN
A landmark in design and functionality
Dutch shipyard Amels celebrates centennial
The Kees Amels name lives on at 100 year celebrations.
Amels successfully delivers Volpini 2
Amels deliver a double world first with the first Amels 188 vessel.
Amels deliver 55M Nomad
The Dutch shipyard Amels have announced the successful delivery of the latest model from the Limited Editions 180 series. Measuring up at 55 metres, Nomad is set to spend her first summer in the Mediterranean before heading over to the US and Caribbean for the foreseeable future.
Amels introduce the new Amels 60
Amels have introduced the latest addition to their Limited Edition range, the Amels 60. With the first hull scheduled for a Spring 2022 delivery, the new vessel boasts exquisite exterior designs by Espen Oino.
Amels launch 78m custom build
The biggest AMELS superyacht to date has touched the waters for the very first time.
Amels launch Limited Editions 206
Amels make their first launch of 2020 with the commencement of sea trials for the first hull of the new Limited Editions 206.
Amels launch hull six of Limited Editions 242 series
Dutch shipyard Amels have announced the successful launch of the sixth hull from the Limited Editions 242 series.