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  • Andiamo: Refit and Ready for Charter January 17 2018

    Andiamo: Refit and Ready for Charter

    Fresh and renewed following a recent refit, Andiamo’s charter
    credentials have gone from good to great. With Patrick Knowles
    Designs responsible for the update of the Benetti-build; the..

  • Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann December 13 2017

    Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann

    The 70,10-metre charter powerhouse Martha Ann is a blank page for
    guests stepping on board, with a world of diverse experiences on
    offer and a busy schedule across one of the greatest cruising..

  • Iconic Explorer Sherakhan Returns to the Water in Style December 13 2017

    Iconic Explorer Sherakhan Returns to the Water in Style

    Reintroduced to the water with a new a lease on life, the refit
    of Sherakhan has brought the iconic explorer back to the water to
    start her charter career anew. We take a look at the updates..

  • On the Market: The Best of American Build November 23 2017

    On the Market: The Best of American Build

    As our focus shifts to the growth and activity of the modern
    American market, we take a look at the best of U.S. build
    available for both sale and charter this Thanksgiving.

  • On the Market: Nerissa, A Timeless Turkish Build November 03 2017

    On the Market: Nerissa, A Timeless Turkish Build

    From a distance, Bilgin Yacht’s recent launch, Nerissa could be
    mistaken for a classic summer sanctuary. But touching the water
    just months ago, on the inside, she tells a very different story...

  • IYC Builds on U.S. Growth with New Palm Beach Office November 02 2017

    IYC Builds on U.S. Growth with New Palm Beach Office

    Global brokerage house IYC has this week extended its reach by in
    Florida by opening a new office in Palm Beach, bringing more
    yachting experts to the fold ahead of the Fort Lauderdale Boat..

  • An Evening On Board I NOVA at the Monaco Yacht Show October 05 2017

    An Evening On Board I NOVA at the Monaco Yacht Show

    As the late-summer sun sets over Port Hercule on the third day of
    the Monaco Yacht Show, the hustle of the day’s events turn to
    night. With the finest superyachts opening their decks to..

  • Latest Sale: The Evident Attraction of Chiqui September 04 2017

    Latest Sale: The Evident Attraction of Chiqui

    The 40-metre Sunseeker superyacht Chiqui is the latest successful
    sales announcement from the global brokerage house, IYC. An
    impressively styled yacht, Chiqui was launched in 2011 and has..

  • MYS Fleet in Focus: The Effortless Cool of I NOVA August 23 2017

    MYS Fleet in Focus: The Effortless Cool of I NOVA

    Remarkably drawn, expertly constructed and effortlessly cool, I
    NOVA is one of the latest fleet announcements to come from the
    Monaco Yacht Show. We take a look at what makes this global..

  • IYC Sails into Success with Sailing Yacht Pink Gin July 17 2017

    IYC Sails into Success with Sailing Yacht Pink Gin

    S/Y Pink Gin; a name and vision that evokes a sailors wanderlust
    and a taste for adventure, has been sold by IYC of Fort
    Lauderdale. Greeting its new owners to her 46.23-metre..

  • On the Market: M/Y IRA Re-Fit and Ready to Fly July 12 2017

    On the Market: M/Y IRA Re-Fit and Ready to Fly

    In the midst of the summer season, what better listing to add to
    a sales fleet than the recently refitted 34m (111ft) Sunseeker,
    M/Y IRA. A prolific flybridge model, unrivalled in her..

  • A Charter on the Bridge of Bliss June 27 2017

    A Charter on the Bridge of Bliss

    Welcoming a new yacht into any charter fleet is a development
    that diversifies a brokerage’s ability to cater to the needs of
    the most discerning guests. Welcoming a Heesen superyacht,..

  • Mediterranean Magnificence on M/Y Insignia June 22 2017

    Mediterranean Magnificence on M/Y Insignia

    The captivating M/Y Insignia a 55.60-metre spectacle built by
    German shipyard Elsflether Werft in 2004, has benefitted from a
    welcome refit this year, transcending up to 12 Guests into..

  • Superyacht Sherakhan: Exploring True Sophistication May 24 2017

    Superyacht Sherakhan: Exploring True Sophistication

    Sherakhan the 69.65m (228'6"ft) motoryacht giant built in 1966
    and totally refit in 2005 by Verkerk Yachting Projects is an
    interior spectacle, offering all the splendid outfitting to match..

  • Postcards from La Dea II: Exploring French Polynesia May 10 2017

    Postcards from La Dea II: Exploring French Polynesia

    During her global circumnavigation, La Dea II ventured to the
    finest destinations off the beaten track; including Tahiti, Fiji,
    Cook Islands, Vanuatu before charting course to Australia, Asia..

  • Top Superyachts to Charter at The Monaco Grand Prix April 28 2017

    Top Superyachts to Charter at The Monaco Grand Prix

    Since 1929, the Circuit de Monaco has played home to one of the
    most prestigious races in the world. This year from the 25th to
    28th of May the principality will come alive, as it does each..

  • Yacht Charter Focus: Explore the World on Sherakhan April 03 2017

    Yacht Charter Focus: Explore the World on Sherakhan

    Sherakhan is one of those timeless yachts which embodies the very
    image of sophisticated exploration. Measuring 69.65-metres
    (228’6”ft), the classically styled expedition superyacht is on..

  • The Palm Beach Boat Show 2017 Round Up March 30 2017

    The Palm Beach Boat Show 2017 Round Up

    The 32nd Palm Beach Boat Show has closed, marking the end of an
    era for the show as a new phase dawns with the acquisition by
    Monaco Yacht Show organisers Informa. Superyachts.com were on the..

  • Superyacht Polly Sold by IYC: New Deck Included March 29 2017

    Superyacht Polly Sold by IYC: New Deck Included

    Originally built for the owner of the Alloy Yachts shipyard
    itself, 41.15-metre (135'ft) Motor Yacht Polly has been sold by
    IYC following an extensive re-fit in 2013 and complete re-design..

  • Palm Beach 2017: The Biggest Edition to Date Now Open March 23 2017

    Palm Beach 2017: The Biggest Edition to Date Now Open

    Following the acquisition of mainline American showcases by
    Informa, all eyes fall to the 32nd Palm Beach Boat Show this week
    where more than $1.2 billion worth of boats, yachts and marine..

  • Palm Beach 2017: The Unbridled Lifestyle of Skyfall March 22 2017

    Palm Beach 2017: The Unbridled Lifestyle of Skyfall

    Set to take the Palm Beach Boat Show by storm is the
    Trinity-built superyacht Skyfall, a luxury yacht ideal for
    relaxed Bahamian cruising or entertaining off the coast of Miami...

  • The Largest Superyachts at the Palm Beach Boat Show March 16 2017

    The Largest Superyachts at the Palm Beach Boat Show

    After the acquisition of the Palm Beach Boat Show by Informa
    earlier this month, all eyes are on the next instalment of
    America’s superyacht showcase. With some of the latest and..

  • Richard Gray Leaves Superyachts.com to Join IYC March 07 2017

    Richard Gray Leaves Superyachts.com to Join IYC

    Superyachts.com is this week bidding farewell to Richard Gray as
    he leaves the company to embark on a new challenge as Sales &
    Charter Consultant at IYC.

  • IYC Latest Sale Success: 26.52m M/Y Mirabilis February 15 2017

    IYC Latest Sale Success: 26.52m M/Y Mirabilis

    IYC has announced the sale of the 26.52m (87’) Mirabilis by Frank
    Grzeszczak Jr of the IYC, adding another success to their ever
    expanding portfolio of succesful sales.

  • Benetti Superyacht Lady Luck Sold by IYC January 09 2017

    Benetti Superyacht Lady Luck Sold by IYC

    The 59.31m (196ft) superyacht Lady Luck was introduced to the
    water by Benetti in 2009. Since then, she has enjoyed a long
    career on the water before being announced as sold by IYC earlier..