The top 17 luxury yachts available to charter in the East Mediterranean

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Reve d'Or

Aquamarine waters, pristine beaches, crisp wines and more calamari than you know what to do with. Bask in the glorious sunshine of the Eastern Mediterranean and cruise into culture-rich oceanside destinations such as Turkey, Croatia, Montenegro, Cyprus, Greece and its islands.

1. Reve d'Or

The basics: Permanently located in the Adriatic Sea, 46 metre Sanlorenzo superyacht Reve d'Or can sleep up to 12 guests in six cabins with a crew of nine.

The highlights: This family friendly luxury yacht boasts a master suite – with a lavish stone bathroom – that leads out to an expansive owners' deck. Communal areas are opulent and plentiful, and include a vast main saloon with soft gold sofas and armchairs adjacent to a dining area, as well as a sauna.

Her seemingly endless outdoor spaces offer the perfect spots for play and relaxation. Her large sundeck is a social hub, boasting loungers, a dining table, sunpads and a Jacuzzi, while the main aft deck offers a comfy sunset lounge and an additional al fresco dining area. Further seating over the bow and within the fold out beach club ensure everyone on board can find their ideal suntrap.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by IYC, Reve d'Or has a weekly charter rate starting from €190,000.

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Sovereign

The basics: Sovereign was delivered in 2011 by Newcastle Marine and underwent a refit in 2014. The 54.9 metre luxury yacht can sleep up to 12 guests in six cabins.

The highlights: Her vast deck offers plenty of space to entertain guests, as well as a superyacht pool with an infinity effect, loungers and plenty of seating. Tuck into a Greek mezze feast at the al fresco dining table and enjoy the incredible views of your Eastern Mediterranean cruising grounds.

Head inside for a glass of Ouzo at the cocktail bar in the sky lounge, which has panoramic views, masses of comfy seating and plenty of games to keep everybody amused.

Charter rate: Sovereign has a weekly charter rate starting from $250,000 and is managed by Worth Avenue Yachts.

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SOVEREIGN

Newcastle Marine |  54.86 m |  14 guests |  $23,950,000

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SOVEREIGN

Newcastle Marine |  54.86 m |   12 guests  Price from $250,000 p/w

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SOVEREIGN

Newcastle Marine |   54.86 m |   2011
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Rima II

The basics: Delivered in 1987 by Benetti and refitted in 2014, the 49.5 metre superyacht Rima II can accommodate up to 12 guests in seven cabins.

The highlights: Guests can relax on a roomy sundeck either atop loungers or in the Jacuzzi with a cocktail from the bar, which is situated further aft, while more loungers can be found on the upper deck aft. Enjoy al fresco dining on the main deck or dangle your toes into clear waters from the swimming platform.

Below deck, she boasts a decadent main saloon designed in light wood and a neutral palette, with floor to ceiling windows, a large seating area centred around a glass coffee table, a TV area and a formal dining area separated by a wooden partition. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy each other's company after an exciting day of exploring the Eastern Mediterranean.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by Fraser, Rima II has a weekly rate starting from €149,000.

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O'Neiro

The basics: Delivered in 2008 by Golden Yachts, 52.7 metre O'Neiro can sleep up to 12 guests in seven cabins, with accommodation for a crew of 11.

The highlights: A traditionally-styled interior by Giorgio Vafiadis boasts an opulent open plan main saloon with an intimate lounge area and a dining table for 12. An additional lounge features plenty of comfy sofas, making it the perfect spot for catching up with friends.

Up to 18 guests can enjoy an al fresco feast on the sundeck while being plied with their favourite tipples from the nearby bar. In the morning, relax in the Jacuzzi or on a lounger with a Bloody Mary while soaking up the sunshine. Heading forward there's a U-shaped observation area and on the lower decks guests can find further dining and lounge areas to choose from. Those bored with sunbathing can make use of a range of goodies in her water toy box, which includes a range of inflatables.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by Atalanta Golden Yachts, O'Neiro has a weekly summer charter rate starting from €155,000 in the low season and €215,000 in the high season.

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O'NEIRO

Golden Yachts |   52.7 m |   2008
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Liberty

The basics: The 50 metre superyacht Liberty was delivered in 2011 by ISA and can sleep up to 12 guests in six luxurious cabins, with accommodation for a crew of 10.

The highlights: Liberty's ocean-inspired interior features a contemporary main saloon decorated with plants and ornamental pieces, which frame vast grey sofas and armchairs. For more overcast evenings, guests can dine inside at the more formal dining table, which has a stunning ocean life feature wall, a theme that continues throughout the cabins.

Her foredecks feature a comfortable lounge area that is perfect for viewing the surrounding landscapes with a glass of Champagne in hand, while her sundeck boasts a forward-facing cocktail bar, in addition to an al fresco dining table and sunpads.

Charter rate: Available in both the East and the West Mediterranean, Liberty is managed for charter by Northrop & Johnson and has a weekly charter rate starting from €235,000.

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Ionian Princess

The basics: Delivered in 2005 by Christensen and refitted last year, 45.73 metre Ionian Princess can sleep up to 12 guests in six cabins with space for a crew of 10.

The highlights: Her spacious sundeck boasts a large Jacuzzi forward of an al fresco dining table for up to 10 people, sun loungers, gym equipment and a cocktail bar, where you can watch the sunset with a sundowner. An additional dining table for up to 12 guests can be found on the upper deck and guests can easily access the water from the main deck swimming platform.

A classically designed interior features an elegant main saloon with dark wood panelled walls and large windows, as well as plentiful seating and a TV/library area at one end. She also has a stunning dedicated cinema lounge with a C-shaped sofa, a small bar and a table — perfect for enjoying a game of cards with drinks. Additionally, guests can enjoy sumptuous feasts in the sophisticated dining room and can make the most of the private office for those last minute emails.

Charter rate: Ionian Princess is managed for charter by Fraser and has a weekly summer charter rate starting from €145,000.

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Ladyship

The basics: Delivered in 1994 by Heesen Yachts and last refitted in 2015, 41 metre Ladyship can accommodate 12 guests in four luxurious double cabins and two twin cabins.

The highlights: This summer, Ladyship will be cruising around Croatia, making her the perfect option for history buffs in search of ancient UNESCO World Heritage Sites, medieval towns, rich goulash and plenty of sunshine.

Ladyship's large fly bridge boasts a Jacuzzi and lounge area, perfect for watching grapefruit-coloured sunsets with a glass of traditional Croatian brandy. Descend to the lower decks for an al fresco feast of stuffed peppers, fiery stews and sumptuous seafood plates at one of two outdoor dining areas. She also has a vast collection of water toys so those who pass on the historical side of the vacation can find some thrills atop the water.

Below deck, Ladyship's vast main saloon and dining area, which comes complete with a seated cocktail bar, wine cellar and huge U-shaped sofa, is the perfect spot for catching up with your nearest and dearest. Alternatively, send off some final emails in the cosy study, which also has a comfy sofa and a breakfast/drinks bar.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by Ocean IndependenceLadyship has a weekly summer charter rate starting from €80,000 in the low season and €90,000 in the high season.

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LADYSHIP

Heesen Yachts |  41.06 m |   10 guests  Price from €80,000 p/w

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LADYSHIP

Heesen Yachts |   41.06 m |   1994
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Okto

The basics: ISA delivered 66.4 metre Okto in 2014 – she can sleep up to 11 guests in five cabins.

The highlights:  Her interior, designed by Alberto Pinto, has an owner's suite complete with a private balcony that folds down at the press of a button. Additionally, there is a large circular dining room, a comfy TV lounge and a gym for those who are keen to stay in shape while still enjoying the culinary delights of the Eastern Mediterranean.

She boasts an aft deck infinity pool with a nearby lounge area, while her sundeck has a large raised Jacuzzi surrounded by sunpads, with an additional lounge and al fresco dining area aft. Her decks are made from a special eco-friendly plastic, meaning that guests can don their favourite stilettos while hosting a party.

Charter rate:  Managed for charter by Y.CO, Okto currently has a 15% pricfe reduction on the standard rate for the month of June. She has a usual summer weekly charter rate starting from €400,000.

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Lady Britt

The basics: Feadship-built 63 metre superyacht Lady Britt was delivered in 2011 and can sleep up to 12 guests in seven cabins.

The highlights: Lady Britt is the perfect yacht for those wanting to tie in wellness to their superyacht vacation. She boasts a panoramic sundeck gym as well as a Finnish sauna with a door opening straight out to the sea and a spa complete with qualified Elemis beautician.

Enjoy a deliciously healthy summer meal in her vibrant dining room before heading to the cocktail lounge for a well-deserved glass of Champagne. Guests who want to watch a movie with their nearest and dearest can opt for the inside cinema lounge or settle down on the sundeck to watch a film under the stars on Lady Britt’s projector screen.

Her sundeck also boasts plentiful sunpads and sofas for relaxing in the sun, an enormous Jacuzzi and two al fresco dining tables. A more formal dining area is situated on the upper deck with a nearby drinks bar and lounge area, perfect for a sunset aperitif.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by Edmiston, her summer weekly rate starts from €445,000 in the low season and €470,000 in the high season.

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LADY BRITT

Feadship |  63 m |   14 guests  Price from €445,000 p/w

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LADY BRITT

Feadship |   63 m |   2011
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Capri I

The basics: Capri I was delivered in 2003 by Lürssen. She measures 58.6 metres and can sleep up to 12 guests in six cabins.

The highlights: Her classically designed interior features a gym, an opulent dining room and a cosy library. She also has a vast main saloon perfect for entertaining friends and a more intimate cocktail lounge complete with a semi-circular bar.

On deck, guests can unwind with a cocktail in a raised Jacuzzi, which is surrounded by sun loungers for those hoping to soak up the Mediterranean rays. Capri I has two al fresco dining options so you can enjoy the view and a warm evening breeze while dining with your nearest and dearest.

Charter rate: Managed for charter by Burgess, Capri I has a weekly summer charter rate starting from €280,000 in the low season and €336,000 in the high season.

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CAPRI I

Lurssen |  58.6 m |  12 guests |  POA

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CAPRI I

Lurssen |   58.55 m |   2003

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