Photography by Burgess
Two Aussie-built superyachts, a brand new Feadship, the largest luxury sailing catamaran in the world and a stylish Benetti make-up Burgess’ charter fleet in the Asia-Pacific.
Built by Australia’s Silveryachts in 2015, Silver Fast is an exciting new entry in the region’s charter market. Her metallic silver livery and sleek profile stamp her as one of the most striking superyachts on the water today. Her shallow draft and average cruising speed of 25 knots give her with unique advantages for exploring the atolls of the Maldives and the islands of the Andaman Sea. Embodying stylish contemporary luxury, Silver Fast provides an expansive owner’s apartment on a private deck and her amenities include a comprehensive water toy chest and a beach club with full spa amenities.
At 77-metres, she can host 12 guests in eight cabins and carry a crew of 19. Charter rate: from US$650,000 per week.
Joy presents a rare opportunity to charter a brand new Feadship in the waters of the Maldives or the Andaman Sea. Studio Indigo’s elegant interior design is executed with over 250 different finishes, textures and materials. The uninterrupted flow between interior and exterior areas offers tremendous appeal for indoor-outdoor living. The sea level beach club transforms into a party zone and the sun deck features a large Jacuzzi with bar, barbecue and sun lounges.
Full massage and beauty treatments are offered by the trained therapist on board, and a spa area is located on the lower deck. The very impressive and professionally-equipped gym displays a striking skylight feature into the Jacuzzi above. Charter rate: from US$700,000 per week.
This Lurrssen-Werft 2006 yacht is returning to the Indian Ocean and South East Asia for her second winter season and is available for charters in the Maldives, Malaysia, Thailand and Myanmar. Guests can indulge in a massage and treatments from the on board therapist, cool off in the huge pool with swim-up bar and work out with the fitness instructor in the fully equipped glass paneled gym on the sun deck. Titania also has a beach club with sauna, bar and easy access to the extensive water park and array of water toys. The yacht offers two large master suites. At 73-metres, she accommodates 12 guests in seven cabins and 20 crew. Charter rate: from US$420,000 per week.
This Australian-built beauty with her display of colour. Her shallow draft allows her to masterfully cruise into small coves and anchorages in remote regions. On board, there’s a spa with on board masseuse, two deck Jacuzzis, an open-air cinema and well-equipped gym. Licensed to charter legally in Palau (a top-rated dive destination) and Indonesia. This is a special opportunity to discover some of the world’s most untouched cruising grounds.
At 69-metres, Saluzi can host 32 guests in 16 cabins, with 32 crew. Charter rate: from US$480,000 per week.
With her sophisticated interior by Studio Massari, Meamina (59.3 metres) exemplifies Italian style and elegance, accommodating 12 guests in six luxurious cabins. The split-level master suite includes a lounge and relaxation area, with steps up to a forward-facing semi-circular study offering spectacular views and direct access to a private foredeck area. For relaxation, the large sun deck comes complete with Jacuzzi, sunpads and loungers, while the comprehensive inventory of water toys will keep all the family entertained. Wel-lbeing services include an on board massage therapist and a personal trainer for workouts in the gym. Meamina is available for charters in the Maldives, Seychelles and Thailand over the northern hemisphere winter. Charter rate: from US$371,000 per week.
Based year-round in Phuket, the midnight blue hull of 50.9-metres Northern Sun is instantly recognisable as she cuts through her home waters of Thailand. Built in Japan in 1976, she underwent a re-fit in 2007. The result is a refreshing of the Asian influence in her interior décor which provides expansive comfort for parties of 12. An entertainment saloon with games table and piano as well as an arsenal of water toys are popular with guests of all ages. The yacht is available for charter throughout the Andaman Sea and is licensed to legally charter in Myanmar. Charter rate: from US$133,000 per week.
The largest luxury sailing catamaran in the world, Hemisphere is close to completing a multi-year circumnavigation and is the perfect platform for off-the-beaten-track cruising. She boasts a sophisticated interior designed by Michael Leach, vast deck spaces for alfresco dining and relaxation, and offers exceptional facilities for diving and fishing. Full scuba gear for 12 guests is provided and the yacht is a certified PADI dive training centre with two dive masters as crew members, enabling guests to attain PADI certification while on board. She comes accompanied by a 16-metre sports fisher which is ideal for game fishing, diving and guest excursions. The yacht is starting the northern winter season in Thailand before moving onto the Maldives. Charter rate: from US$260,000 per week.