The Monaco Yacht Show, held between the 28th September -1st October, is one of the most anticipated events of the yachting calendar. A time when leading manufacturers, yacht brokers and billionaires meet to celebrate the super-yacht lifestyle and the pioneering yacht designs unveiled at the show. Here are the 5 superyachts our team of brokers are looking forward to seeing this year…
Our 5 Favourite Superyachts Fresh Out The Shipyard
1. M/Y FAST
FAST is a beautiful 37m Baglietto, which was first unveiled at the Cannes Yachting Festival and is the latest launch from the Italian shipyard. Designer Francesco Paszkowski has utilised her exterior areas to give guests a sense of being ‘closer to the sea’. Whilst the upper deck, designed in an open-terrace style, includes the sky lounge, the main deck features a swimming pool. Majestic in every way, FAST is the ideal yacht for large family holidays sleeping up to 12 guests. Despite her dark and masculine exterior attributes, her interior is designed to be light and spacious which provides an overall harmonious finish.
2. M/Y ELIXIR
ELIXIR is the latest yacht from the Amels 180 range, combining unfeigned elegance with stability. Built in Holland, designer Laura Sesser has complemented her spacious interiors and exteriors with a contemporary finish. Accommodating up to 12, guests can relax on the lower deck beach club, in the sauna, or even make the most out of her unique diving platform complete with the latest equipment.
3. FAST AND FURIOUS
This yacht truly lives up to its name, being an incredibly standout 2016 vessel focused on unrivalled sophistication and functionalism. Carefully crafted, this shadow vessel is built for long-distance voyages (with an impressive range of 5000 nautical miles) and serviceability without sacrificing elegance– her solidity and stability combined the overall aesthetic design makes this yacht a veritably pioneering conceptualisation.
4. S/Y SHAMANNA
The latest Swan 115 is bound to be a welcome change from the motor yachts scattered around Port Hercule in Monaco. With uninterrupted views across the water, expansive decks and a wide selection of water toys it is hard not to fall in love at first sight with this contemporary sailing yacht. Step inside and the ‘Scandi-chic’ interior that provides excellent socialising areas and comfortable staterooms. Her dedicated crew is not only inimitably experienced, but also incredibly friendly and helpful.
5. M/Y GALACTICA SuperNova
Space, luxury, speed and comfort are all words that could be used to describe this 70 metre Heesen Superyacht. Boasting a a Rolls Royce central booster jet that helps achieve her top speed of 30 knots, a touch-and-go helipad, an outdoor cinema, a swimming jet-pool with a waterfall and even a spa. M/Y GALACTICA is truly out of this world, having won several awards at the Monaco Yacht Show already for her exterior design.