It’s fair to say that this time of year can bring all kinds of deep, dark and depressing thoughts. And it’s no surprise; we arrive at start and finish work in the pitch black, the weather has reached sub temperatures and summer is looking painfully faraway. But fear not, gentlemen: the option for a bit of winter sun is beyond appealing, so we’ve compiled a list of some of the best yachts you can charter right now, in none other than the Caribbean sea.
At Last, Camper & Nicholsons, $135,000 per week
Repeatedly named one of the world’s best family yachts, At Last epitomises everything that a luxury holiday should. Having just undergone a total interior refit, luxury is at the heart of everything this incredible yacht does and you’re guaranteed to feel right at home. The entire interior and exterior is built to perfection and as pristine as they come and the decor is going to make it impossible for any gentleman to ever want to leave. If you think you’ve seen yachts with boys toys before, think again: At Last prides itself on having some of the best on and off-board entertainment in the game and promises never a dull moment.
Sleeps: 11 Cabins: 6 Crew: 8 Cruising speed: 12 knots Built by: Heesen For more information, visit Camper & Nicolsons here.
Sierra Romeo, Burgess, £POA
When the performance of a yacht is as impressive as its styling, you know you’re in for a good thing. There’s nothing that screams style and luxury quite like a yacht of this stature, and we can think of no matter way to spend a week than on this kind of boat. The yacht is modern and contemporary in the best way possible and both the interiors and exterior are slick, sleek and built with the modern gentleman in mind. Whether you’re looking to get some much needed rest or are just in the market for a holiday spent on boys toys in the sun, we promise you that this is time – and money – well spent.
Sleeps: 12 Cabins: 6 Crew: 7 Cruising speed: 19 knots Length: 41.6m Built by: Mondomarine, 2007 For more information, visit Burgess here.
Aquila, Burgess, $945,000 per week
If you’re looking to spend your money in serious style, this is how to do it. Living the life of a 21st century gentleman is only complete when his holiday is as luxurious as his home, and we can guarantee that Aquila is just that. Built to perfection and complete with some of the best on and off board facilities any gentleman could hope for, this unique yacht is the very definition of luxury personified. Look no further, gentlemen.
Sleeps: 12 Cabins: 7 Crew: 28 Cruising speed: 15 knots Length: 85.6m Built by: 2010, Derecktor Shipyards For more information, visit Burgess here.
Nero, Yacht Masters, £475,000 per week
This vast 90m vessel is as exceptional in design as it is in quality, and no detail – no matter how small – has been left untouched. Truly unique in every sense of the word, this stunning yacht is perfect for family holidays, boys trips or the perfect place to host the event of the year. Complete with modern construction and fittings, this is the ultimate is gentlemanly structure and a yacht guaranteed to make you the envy of the sea.
Sleeps: 14 Cabins: 6 Crew: 20 Cruising speed: 15 knots Length: 80.8m Built by: 2007, Corsair Yachts For more information, visit Yacht Masters here.
Huntress, Yacht Masters, $450,000
If pure decadence is what you’re after, look no further than Huntress. This is a true work of art, a yacht like nothing else out there: from incredible 360 degree views in the gym, to a huge range of amenities within the six guess rooms and panoramic views on the upper deck, this is a beautiful and widely spacious yacht that’s guaranteed to impress – no matter who you’re holidaying with. What’s more, the two custom Vikal tenders of Huntress provide guests with the perfect way to explore quiet and remote areas of the Caribbean.
Sleeps: 12 Cabins: 6 Crew: 15 Cruising speed: 12.5 knots Length: 60m Built by: 2010, Lurssen For more information, visit Yacht Masters here.