Give the Ultimate Gift of Luxury This Holiday Season

Posted November 15, 2022 in Brokerage & New Build by Ashleigh King

A yacht promises unforgettable memories, newfound freedom and the opportunity to take your lifestyle to the next level. From classic, seaworthy sailing yachts to high-performance motor yachts with all the bells and whistles, rest assured there is something for everyone. Take a look at our top nine yachts for the person in your life who has it all.


IMPROMPTU: For the one who seeks adventure

IMPROMPTU profile exterior shot

With exemplary Trinity craftsmanship and having recently completed a major refit, the 164’ (49.99m) IMPROMPTU is the ultimate choice for a true yachting aficionado. In 2020 she completed her ten-year ABS survey, leaving her in excellent condition. IMPROMPTU is a highly successful charter yacht with the ability to host 12 guests onboard. The Trinity is chock-full of unique amenities, from the dedicated wine cellar and raised waterfall Jacuzzi to the versatile split-level master suite with an elevated lounge and 180-degree views.


EXPLORA: For the explorer

EXPLORA yacht cruising by green mountain

The classic 152’ (46m) Feadship EXPLORA is of an impeccable pedigree with a stunning Pembrooke & Ives interior that is chic, relaxed and elegant. She showcases endless entertaining areas and an impressive range at an economical cruising speed. EXPLORA is the perfect yacht for embarking on future adventures and explorations with close friends and family, all while engulfed in absolute luxury. The yacht’s interior layout features dedicated spaces for lounging and dining, utilizing clever electrically controlled opaque panels and sliding doors to separate the areas. Twelve guests are welcome onboard EXPLORA and her master stateroom is a sight to behold with dramatic high-gloss mahogany against a white-paneled ceiling.


SKYLER:  For the one who wants something unique

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The 140’ (42.67m) Benetti Crystal SKYLER was built to the highest standards in yachting using only the best materials, surfaces and finishes. She is a true work of art and promises absolute luxury for up to 12 guests that spend nights onboard. Yachting enthusiasts will appreciate the attention to detail, refined interior styling and unique features. SKYLER is unmistakably Benetti and every inch of space is utilized for guest entertainment, relaxation and wellness. She beautifully merges indoor and outdoor areas, with endless windows, sliding glass doors and one-button terraces allowing guests to be even closer to the sea. Her impressive beach club welcomes the waterborne to easily access the water or wind down on the sunloungers under the shade of an umbrella.


JOMAR: For the one with a need for speed

A perfect example of the magnificence of the Mangusta 130 series, the 130’ (39.62m) JOMAR showcases style, high performance and a sleek fiberglass hull allowing her to reach a top speed of 32 knots. In 2019, she underwent an impressive refit leaving her in primed condition. JOMAR is an exceptionally seaworthy yacht with impressive entertainment spaces and accommodations for up to 11 guests. She is designed for alfresco enjoyment while those who wish to spend their time onboard indoors will not be disappointed by her bespoke interior designed by Stefano Righini. Her top deck offers the opportunity for health and wellness with gym equipment and unobstructed views while her aft deck houses a Jacuzzi and massive sunpads.


APHRODITE: For the traditional yacht lover

Side profile of APHRODITE on the water

Boasting old Florida charm and a Palmer Johnson pedigree, the 128’ (39.01m) APHRODITE received a 2021 refit that revolutionized her interior and exterior. Her eye-catching color scheme and stunning woodwork seamlessly blend classic Palmer Johnson styling with modern elegance. APHRODITE’s main salon is uniquely spacious for her length class and the massive surrounding windows flood the space with natural light. The soft royal blue carpeting makes a statement and pays homage to the yacht’s cruising grounds. Eight guests are comfortably accommodated in four equally impressive staterooms. For guests seeking to take advantage of the alfresco lifestyle, APHRODITE’s sundeck is the place to be featuring a massive Jacuzzi, expansive sunpads and chaise loungers with umbrellas.


SUMMER LOVE: For the one seeking a home away from home

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SUMMER LOVE, a classic Trinity built in 1999, offers everything expected of a modern luxury yacht after her extensive refits in 2019 and 2022. No stone was left unturned, leaving her in excellent condition while still maintaining her traditional Trinity charm. The 118’ (35.97m) yacht is warm and welcoming with a cozy interior styled by Claudette Bonville and accommodations for eight guests. Intricate wood detailing is seen throughout, and a clever mixture of fabrics, tones and furnishings creates a homey atmosphere. SUMMER LOVE’s stunning country-style galley is spacious and invites guests to gather around the huge island and socialize while meals are being prepared. The yacht’s flybridge houses a Jacuzzi, plenty of seating and a full wet bar, perfect for unwinding surrounded by unbelievable views.


DORIS: For the fast and furious

Lying on the French Riviera, the 92’ (28.04m) Pershing 92 DORIS was built in 2012 and refitted in 2019. She received new silver Pershing paint, ensuring she is in top-notch condition. The yacht has only been privately owned and is VAT paid. DORIS’ stunning, modern styling is courtesy of famed Italian designer Fulvio De Simoni as well as her top speed of 42 knots. Her discreet sundeck with a hard top is a clever design element that offers visual appeal. DORIS is a high-performance motor yacht with multiple decks for up to 10 guests to enjoy time spent by the water.


AMARELLA F: For those who want to cruise the world

A member of the Inace 83 Expedition Explorer generation, AMARELLA F is a safe, seaworthy and impressive yacht built for transatlantic journeys. At 83’ (25.3m) in length, she comfortably welcomes 10 guests to experience the adventure that lies ahead while cruising onboard. She has received meticulous care and maintenance through the years and benefitted from a major 2019 refit. The true centerpiece of AMARELLA F is her massive flybridge, home to a lava rock barbeque, a large Jacuzzi and a dining table for enjoying meals alfresco. She is primed for on-water living with a tri-deck layout that was built for guest enjoyment. The polished cherry-stained Brazilian mahogany detailing on her interior is traditional and welcoming, allowing her guests to feel completely comfortable.


SHOWTIME: For the sailing enthusiast

The 60’ (18.42m) SHOWTIME is the last Little Harbor 60 ever built and underwent an extensive refit in 2017 that included new hand-laid teak decks. Her striking royal blue hull is hard to miss on the water, while her timeless interior styling has guests engulfed in total luxury. She welcomes six guests onboard and her vast interior and exterior deck spaces ensure optimal entertainment possibilities. SHOWTIME’s spectacular cockpit has ample seating and a teak drop-leaf table, great for lounging alfresco. She is a delight to sail, with up-to-date instrumentation and electronics and excellent visibility from the helm.


A gift that truly keeps on giving, a luxury yacht is the ultimate present the whole family is sure to enjoy.


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