Boats and Yachts

This was the first motor yacht to feature a new, retractable, top-deck awning system that Feadship designed to help limit guest exposure to the sun. Inside Information: This yacht’s original name in...
This yacht is an update of the 44-foot Midnight Lace from the late 1970s, a creation that helped designer Tom Fexas become a household name in the marine industry. Inside Information: Sadly, Fexas...
Ice was created to have as little environmental impact as possible on its cruising grounds, with minimal exhaust emissions, hull vibrations, and sound projections that would otherwise bother guests...
This is one of two yachts the American owners built simultaneously, with Linda Lou in Germany and the 157-foot Lady Linda in the United States.
With a cruising speed of 40 knots and a top speed of 45 knots, this motor yacht was built as much for speed as it was for looks. It’ll get you from the secluded beach to the waterfront restaurant in...
The owners of this yacht are wine lovers, so there is a chilled display case that holds hundreds of bottles in between the main dining and living room areas.
This yacht has zero-speed stabilizers, which prevent her from rolling with the waves while you’re trying to enjoy dinner on the aft deck at anchor. Inside Information: There are three jet tenders...
Four of the guest cabins on this yacht can be converted into two suites, so if you’re cruising with a small party of friends or family, everyone can enjoy more luxurious accommodations. Inside...
Even the tenders are customized on this custom motor yacht. They include a 28-foot Vaudrey Miller and a 28-foot Chris-Craft Corsair, both exceptional boats in their own right.
This is the only luxury charter motor yacht in the world that was specifically built to be handicap-accessible, including extra-wide decks for wheelchair use. Inside Information: The interior onboard...
The Alshaya family of Kuwait—one of the biggest retail franchisers in the Middle East—commissioned this yacht from Burger. It became the first of several large motor yacht projects that transformed...
This yacht was built with charter in mind, including a spectacular master suite with its own private terrace for the principal charter guest. Inside Information: The on-deck hot tub is designed to...
One of the few luxury sailing catamarans available for charter today, this yacht is less than an inch short of being 100 feet long. Inside Information: Two of the guest cabins have twin beds that...
This composite yacht was the first from Cyrus Yachts, a brand formed under the management of Dutch company Vitters Shipyard to launch a new line of 33- to 38-meter, semicustom motor yachts from a...
When Laurel launched in 2006 in the state of Washington, it was the largest to be built on American soil since the 1930s. In its first year, Laurel cruised to western Mexico, western Europe, the U.S...
This yacht is the first to have a 24-hour push-button room service feature designed by entertainment systems guru Crestron. Inside Information: This yacht was originally built in 2000 with a...
This upscale day sailer is fitted out with so many hydraulic features that it can be handled easily solo or by a couple. Inside Information: Ease of use was a main factor in this yacht’s design, as...
Cambria II , launched in May 2006, was styled to look like it just cruised in from the 1940s. The owner—who is Palm Beach Marine director John David—previously rebuilt a 1928 yacht and has a soft...
Eos is one of the most elusive yachts in the world, subject to a publicity blackout since the day it launched from the Lürssen yard in July 2006. It’s reported that Eos the largest sailing yacht in...
The crew-to-guest ratio on this yacht is intentionally 2:1 to ensure the highest-possible quality of service. Inside Information: This is one of the few charter yachts in the world with a doctor’s...
This yacht has a light, contemporary, and almost Zen-like interior decor. Inside Information: Movable decorative panels can enclose the dining room for a truly private eating experience.
This is a sexy, aluminum, semicustom speedster with a top speed of 35 knots. The spectacular glass sunroof allows light, but not heat, into the yacht’s main deck. Inside Information: The master suite...
Pink Gin , as of her launch in July 2006, was the largest custom design ever built by Baltic Yachts. It features leather panels throughout the interior to complement the two-toned wood decor. Inside...
If you’re a high roller, then you’ll love the way this yacht’s formal dining table converts to a roulette table. The renowned firm Candy & Candy of London did the interior design.
Introduced in the 1950s, the Favorite line of cruisers from Dutch builder Mulder Shipyard still enjoys a cult following. Enthusiasts around the world gather on a regular basis to take to the water in...
Unveiled at the Miami International Boat Show in February, Cigarette Racing Team’s 46' Rider, inspired by AMG edition ( www.cigaretteracing.com ), takes its design cues from the 2011 Mercedes-Benz...
Richmond Yachts launched the second Status Quo, a new tri-deck yacht that logs in at 150 feet, with a 28-foot beam and seven-foot, four-inch draft (max). Made in its British Columbia yard, this is a...
Italian yacht builder Sanlorenzo has launched two 89-foot navettas, Lady Jane and Genie 2, the SD92 line’s 10th and 11th hulls. Splashing within a week of each other in April, both yachts are built...
Style meets performance. See more about the Riva 86 Domino
In what seems to aficionados of speed like an act of divine providence, one of the world’s swiftest super cars—the 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG—has inspired one of the world’s swiftest boats. At this...

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