The size of the global yacht fleet is growing at a rapid pace. Luckily for the yacht charter market, this means the number of options available above or around 100m is also on the rise.
Such enormous vessels can be categorized as superyachts (over 30m), megayachts (60m), and gigayachts (90m). All of the above are becoming increasingly popular options for anyone looking to host an elite event, go on a luxury vacation, or celebrate an extra special occasion.
To shed some light on some of the best superyacht options out there, we’ve put together a list of the top ten largest motor yachts to charter. Starting from the smallest at a whopping 91.5m, all the way up to one of largest ever built at 136m.
A huge ocean exploration vessel, the 91.5m Tranquility is equipped for intrepid adventures in world-class style. The result of a collaboration between Oceanco and Winch Design has an ice-classed hull and an elegant interior inspired by voyages to Asia.
The vast size of Tranquility affords the superyacht enormous outside areas and incredibly comfortable indoor living spaces. Indulgent furnishings and textures include Wenge, gold leaf, bamboo, bleached oak, and Travertino Velluto marble, while its luxury amenities include a helipad, 20m deck pool, spa, gym, and a full-beam VIP suite.
Tranquility is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twenty-two guests in eleven suites. She has a cruising speed of fifteen knots, a top speed of 18.5 knots, and a range of 5,000 nautical miles at fourteen knots.
The highly refined 93m superyacht Lady S is the vision of multi-award-winning UK-based Superyacht Designer Michael Leach Design. From her contemporary crystal chandeliers to her 180-degree window views, she offers a regal and high-class yacht charter experience.
Delivered in 2019, rare materials were sourced from around the globe to furnish the interior of LADY S. Inspired by the finesse of jewelry, the vessel boasts a diverse sports court, 2 fire pits, and the first floating IMAX Dolby cinema in the world that comes complete with 2 viewing platforms.
Lady S is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twelve guests in 7 cabins and can sleep up to thirty-three crew.
Designed and built specifically for the charter market, the brand new 95m O'Pari superyacht is the flagship vessel of the shipyard Golden Yachts. The feat of engineering offers a highly spacious vessel with large decks and a multi-faceted beach club.
A testament to its Greek roots, O'Pari is finished with luxurious furnishings such as Greek marble and other exotic materials. Its impressive amenities include a touch-and-go helipad, Turkish hammam, a sundeck with pool and jacuzzi, a bar, DJ booth, and vast lounge areas.
O'Pari is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twelve guests in fourteen suites, with an expertly-trained and attentive crew of thirty on board.
With a playful and contemporary, colorful interior styling by Laura Sessa and resort-worthy amenities, the 95m Madsummer offers the complete yacht entertainment experience.
Madsummer was built by Lurssen and comes equipped with every extra, luxury, and water toy you could imagine. To name a few, she features a cinema, foldout balcony for boarding tenders, an eleven-meter limo tender and Husky seaplane, fire pit and Teppanyaki grill, twelve-meter pool with jacuzzi, and ten color-themed cabins.
Madsummer is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twelve guests in ten suites and a crew of up to twenty-eight. Her cruising speed is sixteen knots and her maximum speed is eighteen and a half knots.
Another superyacht by Lurssen, the 95.2m superyacht Kismet was envisioned by multi-award-winning designers and the pioneering mind of acclaimed Espen Oeino. Her style and specs are the outcomes of a brief to make the most desirable motor yacht charter in the world.
The timeless yet strikingly modern hull is home to an incredible array of features and amenities, including a spacious sundeck with a swimming pool, a full-service spa, video walls in the main salon, bespoke furnishings, and a one-of-a-kind retractable outdoor fireplace.
Kismet is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twelve guests in 7 opulent staterooms, with a master stateroom with a private deck. Her cruising speed is twelve knots and her max speed is seventeen knots.
With origins going back to World War Two and life as a Canadian frigate, Christina O has a rich history and has hosted many esteemed guests such as Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, John F Kennedy, and Winston Churchill.
The superyacht underwent a complete restoration that was finished in 2001, in which notable artifacts were salvaged and sensitively restored. Today, the historic vessel exhibits the peak of luxury, featuring a mosaic swimming pool that turns into a dancefloor, a grand dining hall, an English country manor house style, a bar, atrium, jacuzzi, and spiral staircase.
Christina O is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to thirty-four guests in seventeen cabins and up to thirty-eight crew. Her cruising speed is fourteen knots and her max speed is nineteen knots.
A true one-of-a-kind project of monumental proportions, the 106m Dream is a passenger vessel that has been transformed into a 6-deck luxury superyacht. The vessel boasts immense indoor and outdoor spaces for dining and lounging that simply cannot be found elsewhere on the sea.
Dream was fully rebuilt in 2018, with stunning exteriors by Studio Vafiadis and interiors by Simone Ciarmoli & Miguel Queda of Milanese firm Ciarmoli Queda Studio. Among its endless list of amenities, she features easy access to the sea, an expansive sundeck with a huge pool, 2 bars, 3 formal dining rooms, a grand central lobby, business center, cinema room, and a custom limousine tender.
Dream is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to thirty-six guests in twenty-three cabins, and up to forty crew in nineteen cabins. Her cruising speed is fifteen knots and her max speed is seventeen knots.
The brand new 107m Lana superyacht is one of the most luxurious vessels ever made. Delivered in 2020 by Benetti SpA, Lana has been making headlines for hosting the likes of Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos.
Taking quality and attention to detail to another level, this superyacht is the epitome of Italian shipbuilding. Packed with state-of-the-art amenities, she features a cinema, beach club, gym, hammam, outdoor salons, pool, a vast array of water toys, and 7 VIP staterooms.
Lana is a motor yacht to charter that accommodates up to twelve guests in 8 en-suite staterooms, with quarters for up to thirty-three crew. Her cruising speed is seventeen knots, her maximum speed is nineteen knots, and her range is up to 12,500 nautical miles.
A megayacht built for Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the 126.2m Lürssen explorer superyacht Octopus is an icon of the seas. Often pinned as the first superyacht of her kind, the vessel is custom built to “go anywhere” and features two helipads and a 12,500 nautical miles range.
Octopus is made for adventure, exploration, and entertainment in the most remote places on Earth. She cruises at 17 knots (max 19 knots) and is equipped with a dancefloor, helipad, underwater lights, elevator, beach club, gym, hyperbaric chamber, submarine, and a luxury spa.
Octopus is a motor yacht to charter for up to twelve guests in thirteen cabins, with room for up to forty-two crew members.
Among the top 20 largest yachts in the entire world, the 136m Flying Fox superyacht by builder Lürssen from Germany is a behemoth that seems big enough to part seas. With a spectacular range of 6,500, it is also capable of reaching every corner of the globe in unrivaled style and luxury.
Flying Fox’s bold and curvy design by award-winning Espen Øino presented a difficult challenge for her welders. But equally astonishing is the power she boasts for her size: a maximum speed of 20 knots and a cruising speed of 17 knots.
A first for a superyacht of this size, Flying Fox features a never-previously-seen 400 SqMt 2-floor Spa including the finest assets and treatments that only a palace could offer.
This unbelievably grand motor yacht to charter accommodates up to twenty-five guests on board in eleven cabins, all with private sea-view terraces.
Your yacht charter vacation should be about relaxation, quality time with loved ones, and making memories — not being stressed by paperwork and technical problems. With many years of experience as a specialist yacht broker, we can help you with everything from pre-trip itineraries and APA to choosing the right yacht, so you can make the most out of every moment of your trip.