Standout Superyachts Spotted in the Caribbean



Image courtesy of Kelly Sullivan

The 80 metre hybrid Nobiskrug superyacht Artefact has been spotted anchored in Pitons Bay, St Lucia. Delivered earlier this year, Artefact was designed by Gregory C Marshall and, with a 2,990GT, is the biggest-volume 80 metre superyacht in the world.


Maltese Falcon and Aquijo

The 85.9 metre sailing ketch Aquijo has been spotted alongside the 88 metre Perini Navi sailing superyacht Maltese Falcon anchored off Christophe Harbour in St Kitts.

Delivered in 2015 by Oceanco and Vitters, Aquijo was designed by Bill Tripp and can accommodate a total of 14 guests and 16 crew members. The 88 metre Maltese Falcon was delivered in 2006 and was built by Perini Navi. Available for charter, Maltese Falcon can accommodate a total of 12 guests and 19 crew.


Drumbeat, 10 and King Baby

Marigot Bay in St Lucia was when three superyachts were spotted moored up shoulder to shoulder. The IAG Yachts 42.67 metre King Baby, the Alloy Yachts 53 metre sailing yacht Drumbeat and the Delta Marine 46.24 metre 10 were photographed together.

Drumbeat had just arrived from Mustique, having been spotted in Rodney Bay and Grenada, while King Baby had previously visited Guadeloupe and the US Virgin Islands. 10 had cruised over from St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Pictures courtesy of / @JoanMacKinnon



The stunning 83.5 metre Feadship Savannah had been cruising in the Caribbean, where she departed from St. Maarten (pictured bottom left) on March 31 and anchored off Gustavia in St Barths (right).

Delivered in 2015 and winner of last year's World Superyacht Awards, she features an interior by CG Design and boasts a semi-submerged observation lounge. Additionally, she has a nine metre swimming pool on deck as well as a vast Jacuzzi.

Pictures courtesy of / @vi_matt / @derox1 @beatricejoyceuk


Mayan Queen IV

Mayan Queen IV left St Vincent and the Grenadines and was photographed cruising off Tobago Cays. She had been in the Caribbean since late 2016 when she moored at St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Delivered by Blohm + Voss in 2008, 93.25 metre Mayan Queen IV is not available for charter. She can sleep up to 16 guests and boasts interiors designed by Terence Disdale.

Pictures courtesy of Boat International Travel Editor Sophia Wilson (left) & / @superyachts_gibraltar (right)


Gene Machine

Gene Machine had been cruising in the Caribbean for the majority of the winter season when she was spotted in the Bahamas, St. Maarten, St Thomas and Guadeloupe.

The55 metre Amels superyacht was photographed frolicking with a pod of humpback whales in the Dominican Republic, having left the Ocean World Adventure Park. Gene Machine was delivered in 2013.

Pictures courtesy of / @king_ of_ never_land



Axioma was spotted off the coast of Gustavia in St Barths.

Sleeping up to 12 guests in six cabins, her interior offers plenty of reasons why celebs love to charter Axioma. Her double height atrium and mezzanine level boasts a luxurious lounge area and cocktail bar. Additionally, she has a spa area complete with sauna and steam room, an indoor cinema room and an elegant dining room.

At 72.5 metres, her expansive deck space has a swimming pool and Jacuzzi, as well as multiple al fresco dining spots and lounge areas.

Delivered by Dunya Yachts in 2013, Axioma is available for charter and is also currently listed for sale.

Pictures courtesy of / @sg8584 / @epicmarina



The stunning 85 metre Lürssen superyacht Solandge was photographed in Nassau, Bahamas (pictured right).

Delivered in 2013, she is famous for her extraordinary swimming pool, which leads in via the gymnasium to a beautiful spa, complete with sauna, steam room, massage room and beauty salon. Additionally, she has an outdoor cinema, DJ decks, two Jacuzzis, a bar and plentiful sunbathing and al fresco dining spots.

Solandge can sleep up to 12 guests in six luxurious cabins and boast a private office, cinema, dining room, cocktail lounge and an elegant main saloon. She is also currently listed for sale, asking €155,000,000.

Pictures courtesy of / @shannon_penguin / @faisalwrf



One of the most divisive superyachtsAdastra, was spotted in Pointe-à-Pitre in Guadeloupe, having arrived from St Maarten on February 21.

The 42.5 metre trimaran superyacht was built in China and delivered by McConaghy Boats in 2012 and has a range of 10,000 nautical miles. She was designed in Great Britain for the purpose of cruising in Indonesia and other remote destinations.

Picture (left) courtesy of / @lesvoyagesimmobiles



Popular charter yacht Rhino was spotted cruising past Shell Beach in St Barths, with the beautiful explorer yacht Elsa hot on her heels.

Delivered by Admiral Marine in 1998, she's known for being one of the best charter party yachts thanks to her vast box of toys, which includes an Xbox, karaoke machine, an eight-person floating party island, a waterslide and a water trampoline.

Pictures courtesy of / @lylastbarth / @chrysteleescure / @thevbchic