If the colder weather has left you yearning for a much-needed break, there are still a number of charter deals and discounts to be found for a spontaneous, last-minute getaway. Take a look at the best deals available in the final days of 2022...
Stats: 74.5m, Amels, 2006 (refit in 2020), 12 guests, 21 crew
The Deal: A 10 per cent discount for five-day bookings in low season in the Caribbean – five days at $498,750 instead of $554,167
Highlights: Following her all-encompassing overhaul in 2020, Lady E resurfaced on the charter market as an entirely new offering. A bright and breezy interior is complemented by large windows which flood the spaces with natural light throughout.
With a new beach club, hammam spa and climate-controlled gym, Lady E certainly ticks all the boxes when it comes to wellness. For those looking for something less leisurely, she is packed with toys including a climbing wall, Jet Skis, scuba gear, e-foils, Flyboards and sailing dinghies. She also benefits from a crew made up of water sports enthusiasts who know the best spots to drop anchor and can teach you how to get to grips with the toys.
Lady E is managed for charter with Burgess with a weekly charter rate from $665,000.
Stats: 57.9m, Trinity Yachts, 2010 (refit in 2020), 12 guests, 14 crew
The Deal: A 25 per cent discount on charters for seven nights or more now until December 26 2022
Highlights: With 3,707 square feet of outdoor space, it’s all about life out on deck with Skyfall. Her vast sundeck features a Jacuzzi, plunge pool, sun pads and a wet bar forward, while an additional dining area lies on the sundeck aft, which also doubles as a touch-and-go helipad and basketball spot. For those who want to enjoy the sea a little more, Skyfall benefits from an extensive list of toys including two Seadoo waverunners, four Seabobs, two inflatable paddleboards, two E-Bikes and an in-water swimming pool.
The yacht has an elegant interior with panelled walls from a blend of Honduran mahogany, European maple burl, Australian Lacewood and Wenge. She has six large cabins on board, including a split-level owner's suite and an impressive floor-to-ceiling wine cellar.
Skyfall is managed for charter with Northrop & Johnson with a weekly charter rate from $290,000.
Stats: 60m, Brodosplit, 2015 (refit in 2021), 12 guests, 15 crew
The Deal: 30 per cent discount on Christmas and New Year Charters in the UAE, Maldives or Seychelles.
Highlights: Delivered in 2015, Katina is a voluminous yacht at 1,212GT with an array of amenities including six convertible cabins, a fully stocked gym, sauna, massage room and a whisky and cigar room. While she sleeps 12 guests, Katina can accommodate up to 150 guests quayside, making her the ultimate party vessel. But the fun doesn’t need to stop when you disembark the yacht, as Katina has one of the best toy boxes out there - with SeaDoo wave runners, Seabobs, a jet pack, windsurfs and more in her repertoire.
Katina is available to charter with TWW with a weekly charter rate from €260,000.
Shenandoah of Sark
The Deal: Secure a booking for summer 2023 before 31 December 2022 and benefit from the summer 2022 rates.
Stats: 54.4m, Townsend Downey, 1902 (refit in 2010 ), 10 guests, 12 crew
Highlights: With elegant and intrinsically classic interiors, this classic 54 metre sailing yacht is undoubtedly one of the most sophisticated vessels available for charter. With a flexible configuration that allows for additional berths if required, accommodation is for 10 on board, each set within cabins that are packed with books and rich oil paintings. There is even a baby Steinway on board, taking pride of place in the main saloon. The embodiment of the golden age of sailing, Shenandoah of Sark is also a supercharged sailor and happy to lean into the waves for some adrenaline-filled action.
Shenandoah of Sark is available to charter with Burgess with a weekly rate from €110,000.