Exploring the British Virgin Islands through a Luxury Yacht Charter

Posted August 4, 2023 in Charter by Ashleigh King

A luxury yacht charter to the British Virgin Islands awaits you. With its breathtaking islands that captivate and leave a lasting impression, your dream Caribbean holiday becomes a reality. Regardless of whether you are a seasoned charterer or embarking on your first voyage, the BVIs offer plenty of protected anchorages and limitless possibilities for excursions. This archipelago boasts coral reefs and expansive beaches, catering to all kinds of watersports and providing the perfect setting for relaxation. If you’re a fan of snorkeling, diving or sportfishing, the rich marine life in these waters will undoubtedly delight you.

Paired with your dream charter yacht, the BVIs create an idyllic backdrop for unforgettable onshore adventures. Nestled in the northern Caribbean, this fragmented jigsaw of islands has long been a haven for yachtsmen. At Northrop & Johnson, we have curated a selection of the finest charter yachts to help you explore the wonders of the British Virgin Islands.


CALEX is a revolutionary 219′ (67m) Benetti superyacht, epitomizing class and opulence. With a completely custom design, she features a magnificent owner’s suite complete with a private exterior lounge space. Designed by Giorgio Cassetta on the outside and brought to life through an award-winning collaboration between Benetti and the owner’s design team on the inside, CALEX boasts a serene interior with a beautiful mix of light and dark shades, adorned with white statuary, gleaming marble and stunning ivory-color furnishings. Accommodating 12 guests in seven warm and modern staterooms, the yacht ensures comfort and versatility, offering a vast master suite with 180-degree views, six elegant guest cabins, and multiple social spaces throughout.


Chartering the 203’ (62m) SEA OWL to the Caribbean offers an unparalleled luxury experience. Crafted by Feadship in 2013, this yacht boasts exceptional design and amenities, capturing the essence of opulence and sophistication. Inspired by literature, the interior features carefully curated bookshelves and a remarkable Tree of Life crafted from Brazilian Mahogany. With seven themed staterooms, a skylounge, gym, classroom and a massage room, guests are treated to ultimate comfort and entertainment. Equipped with cutting-edge amenities and a state-of-the-art security system, SEA OWL guarantees an extraordinary cruising experience in the Caribbean and beyond.


Step aboard SKYFALL, the 190’ (57m) Trinity charter yacht, and immerse yourself in contemporary luxury and endless amenities for the ultimate on-water retreat in the BVIs. With an impressive 3,707 square feet of outdoor living space, including a sundeck boasting a Jacuzzi, plunge pool, sunpads, and alfresco dining, guests can relish alfresco living at its finest. The stylish interior features a blend of opulent materials, and the skylounge beckons with a 60-inch flat-screen TV and panoramic views. Accommodating 12 guests in six exquisite staterooms, including a magnificent split-level master with 270-degree views, SKYFALL ensures unparalleled comfort.


Charter the 164’ (49.99m) superyacht VICTORIA DEL MAR to the Caribbean for a luxurious and unforgettable experience. She underwent an extensive refit in 2014, leaving her in like-new condition with modern amenities. Accommodating up to 12 guests in seven elegant staterooms, she features original artwork by renowned artists like Andy Warhol. The skylounge offers relaxation with a large-screen TV and private balconies, while the sundeck boasts a Jacuzzi and alfresco dining for 18 guests. Let VICTORIA DEL MAR fulfill your dream BVI yacht charter with her impressive features and exceptional service.


The 164’ (49.99m) charter yacht IMPROMPTU is a timeless superyacht built by Trinity in 2011 and designed by Patrick Knowles. With endless exterior spaces and stunning interior designs, she offers the perfect setting for families to create unforgettable memories. After a meticulous 2022 refit, she now boasts high-speed Wi-Fi, new 4G and VSAT antennae, and an impressive array of watersports toys. Accommodating 12 guests in six stunning staterooms, including a split-level master suite and a VIP stateroom, IMPROMPTU is primed for family-friendly voyages. Her sundeck features a raised Jacuzzi, outdoor cinema, and ample space for relaxation. Set sail on IMPROMPTU and experience the epitome of a luxury yacht charter to the BVIs.


At 157’ (47.9m), MIRABELLA invites guests to experience indulgence and relaxation. Ideal for families or couples seeking a remarkable holiday, MIRABELLA offers a five-stateroom layout, including a spacious full-beam master and a convertible full-beam VIP cabin, accommodating up to 11 guests. Enjoy unparalleled comfort with Zero-Speed stabilizers, ensuring a smooth ride both at anchor and while underway. Her sundeck is a paradise in itself, complete with a hot tub for unwinding while taking in the breathtaking views. For the adventurous, MIRABELLA boasts an impressive water toy inventory, featuring an inflatable swim-platform extension and an exhilaratingly huge slide.


Experience adventure and luxury aboard the stunning 150’ (45.79m) Cheoy Lee explorer yacht AVALON. With unique amenities, a chic modern interior and long-range capabilities, AVALON is perfect for cruising the Caribbean and The Bahamas. Accommodating nine guests, the yacht’s five staterooms offer sumptuous comfort. AVALON’s toy chest, including a 40’ inflatable swim platform extension and a floating cabana, promises endless fun on and off the water. Designed by Ron Holland, AVALON features a steel hull, composite superstructure, and Zero-Speed stabilizers, ensuring comfort and efficiency in any conditions.


MILESTONE is an impressive 146’ (44.5m) superyacht that stands out as the most customized Christensen ever built. Inside, she boasts a stunning interior adorned with exquisite maple and sycamore joinery, complemented by fine furnishings and high-quality marble. With plush comfort throughout, guests can unwind in the main salon or enjoy a cinematic experience in the skylounge, which can double as a dance floor for lively entertainment on a yacht charter. Accommodating up to 12 guests in six lavish staterooms, MILESTONE ensures a private oasis for all. The sundeck is exceptional, featuring a Jacuzzi, sunpads and ample space for socializing and alfresco dining across the three decks. MILESTONE offers an array of water toys and tenders, including WaveRunners, Jet Surfs, E-Foil boards, Wake foil boards, kite surfing gear and even Golf Driving.


Charter the 142’ (43.4m) superyacht BACA for an unmatched luxury experience. With a five-star crew of nine, guests will feel instantly relaxed in her tranquil ambiance. Her 2019 rebuild showcases a modern interior by Claudette Bonville, offering comfortable furnishings and an abundance of natural light. Enjoy sunbathing on the sundeck, have a refreshing swim in the beach club, and savor alfresco dining. As night falls, BACA’s underwater lights add to the ambiance. Her five soothing staterooms, including an impressive master suite, provide a peaceful haven for a restful evenings. BACA promises an unforgettable charter with its elegance and top-notch amenities.


WABASH is a luxurious 132’ (40.24m) Benetti charter yacht that epitomizes the alfresco lifestyle. Her dynamic layout and sleek, strong Benetti lines offer vast deck spaces where guests can socialize and relax, whether basking in the sun or seeking shade. Her expansive sundeck, features sun loungers, cozy couches and an on-deck bar for sipping on cocktails while relishing the Caribbean breeze. WABASH boasts a breathtaking foredeck with a Jacuzzi, a settee and sunpads, providing the perfect spot to savor sea views and enjoy sundowners. Floor-to-ceiling windows flood the spaces with natural light. Accommodating up to 10 guests, WABASH’s six staterooms showcase a Zen-like ambiance and luxurious amenities. Chartering WABASH promises an unforgettable experience with her blend of outdoor and indoor luxury living.


Step aboard the 130′ (39.62m) Heesen charter yacht LIONSHARE and you’ll find yourself in a haven of comfort and elegance. Designed with charter guests in mind, LIONSHARE boasts a layout that is perfect for families or couples seeking an unforgettable vacation experience. With accommodations for up to 12 guests in five dynamic cabins, including a main-deck master and a full-beam VIP, there’s ample space for everyone to relax and unwind. Her 2022 refit has breathed new life into the yacht, revealing a contemporary interior adorned with light neutral furnishings and an open-plan layout, creating a welcoming and refreshing ambiance. The versatile and expansive deck spaces, adorned with modern furnishings, offer numerous options for alfresco dining or simply lounging under the Caribbean sun. For those who seek adventure, LIONSHARE comes equipped with an extensive water toy selection including a towed tender, allowing guests to explore the crystal-clear waters of the BVIs. To elevate the charter experience even further, the yacht offers additional indulgences like a masseuse and an outdoor cinema.


The 120′ (36.58m) Benetti charter yacht M2 is a hidden gem. Ideal for cruising the British Virgin Islands, M2 offers an exquisite and seductive interior, ensuring ultimate comfort throughout the journey. The on-deck master suite is simply stunning, featuring a luxurious his-and-hers bathroom. With five well-appointed staterooms, accommodating up to 10 guests, the yacht is perfect for families or couples seeking a memorable vacation. M2’s iconic Benetti-styled exterior highlights a tri-deck, charter-friendly layout. Her expansive deck spaces provide multiple options for lounging or dining and the sundeck, complete with a large Jacuzzi forward, promises unforgettable relaxation moments. M2 offers an impressive selection of water toys including a towed tender, making her an ideal choice for water enthusiasts. Having undergone an extensive refit in 2018, M2 is in prime condition and her Zero-Speed stabilizers ensure smooth and comfortable sailing for all on board.


JUS CHILL’N 3 is a sophisticated 108′ (32.97m) Benetti charter yacht that promises a delightful experience on the open sea. Stepping inside, the main salon welcomes guests with its bright and inviting atmosphere, featuring ample seating and a vibrant eight-person dining area adorned with colorful artwork and light-accented woods. The owner’s stateroom is a sight to behold, boasting a plush bed and large windows on each side, perfect for enjoying serene mornings at sea. Comfort is a priority aboard JUS CHILL’N 3, with four additional staterooms to choose from. Ascending to the skylounge via a sleek and illuminated staircase, guests can enjoy comfortable seating and panoramic ocean views on each side, complemented by a large television for entertainment. The bridge deck is a haven of outdoor bliss, offering plenty of couches, chairs and loungers for unwinding under the sun. An eight-person alfresco dining table on the bridge deck and aft deck invites guests to relish delicious meals amidst the enchanting seascape. With its stunning Italian architecture, JUS CHILL’N 3 captivates from bow to stern.


The 90′ (27.48m) Ocean Alexander CHILLAXIN’ offers an exceptional charter experience for those wishing to explore the waters of the Caribbean. With a beach club featuring a submergible swim platform, lounge area and a well-stocked bar, she is perfect for enjoying the sun and sea. The master suite, located on the main deck, pampers with its spa-like ensuite, heated flooring and abundant storage space. Thanks to the large windows and tall headroom throughout, the yacht feels even more spacious and inviting. The skylounge and aft deck area boasts a Jacuzzi, sunpads and a comfortable lounge, allowing guests to relax in style. Her expansive foredeck area with adjustable seating provides another alfresco space for everyone to enjoy. For the adventurous souls, CHILLAXIN’ offers a 33’ Blackfin towed tender fully equipped with fishing gear, accompanied by a passionate crew keen on fishing. The excitement doesn’t end there; CHILLAXIN’ features an array of water toys and amenities unmatched by others in her size range, ensuring an unforgettable time on the open Caribbean waters.


The 87’10” (26.77m) Azimut SEA OWL is a sleek and speedy 2022 charter yacht designed for a luxurious on-water experience. Her elegant interior, designed by Achille Salvagni Achitetti, features an open-plan layout, expansive windows and modern furnishings, creating a sophisticated atmosphere. Accommodating up to eight guests, she offers a full-beam master suite and four well-appointed staterooms. The exterior is equally impressive with a welcoming aft deck, a sun-soaked flybridge with a retractable sunroof and a spacious foredeck. This head-turner on the water provides a perfect blend of comfort and style, making her an excellent choice for a memorable charter experience across the stunning BVI archipelago.

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