When it comes to luxury we are of course not only talking about real estates or cars but also about yachts. Yachts were always put in context with a luxury lifestyle. In the past yachts were used as a symbol for wealthiness and for showing off. Nowadays, chartering a yacht gets more and more popular. The following story will show you the perks of both, owning and chartering a yacht for the most awaited season of the year.

There is nothing better than owning your own yacht. At least that is what some people think. From performance boats, via sailing yachts up to huge vessels spread over more levels. There is a fir for every needs. If you are a fan of fast and smaller vessels, the first one could be a perfect fit.

Chris Craft Launch 36

This Chris Craft Launch 36 provides endless amounts of fun. With a full walk around deck to access the forward seating and the full sized bow sunbed, this boat leaves no wishes to be desired. Comfort and style are perfectly aligned and below there are berths for five people, a full sized head, and a separate shower. The price tag of this beauty is set at $428,000. The boat is listed by Boat Business S.L. To read more about this Chris Craft, please click here.

When you are more of a cruiser type of person, we have another boat which might suit your needs better than the first one.

Tamsen Yachts

This 40-meter yacht built by Tamsen could be a perfect match. The “Namaste” enjoys many unique attributes that make her stand out from the crowd. The deck areas and the interior spaces give the feeling of a much larger vessel which was achieved by a generous headroom on the man and lower decks. “Namaste is one of only two yachts. Therefore, she is not a “production” with a lot of sister ships. “Namaste” is special and will always be regarded as such. The vessel comes at a price of $7,900,000 and is offered by Denison Yacht Sales. Click here to read more.

If this yacht is still not what you are looking for to own, maybe the next ship will be.


“Diane” offers an unprecedented space for her size, to keep it short, “Diane” is the perfect family vessel. The main saloon and the sky lounge of this ship have a warm, inviting ambiance. You can either enjoy the warm breeze and the sun by lying on the sunbeds or cool yourself a little bit off by sitting in the jacuzzi for a certain time. “Diane” offers 43 meters of pure luxury and is listed by Burgess for €13,950,000 (Read more about the ship here).

Sure owning, a yacht has a lot of perks, you can use it whenever desired, it’s your second home. But there are also responsibilities knot to a vessel, who doenÄT want to feel dependent, chartering a yacht feels more convenient, we of course also offer yacht rentals. But have you also thought about co-owning a yacht?

Benetti Classic Supreme 132

SeaNet offers to co-own a yacht. This means you can own 25% of this beautiful Benetti Classic Supreme 132`. Within total 4 owners, this ship would be yours, and whenever you are on the boat, all your belongings are put, where you wanted them, feels like this magnificent vessel would only belong to you. Means, you would never have the feeling that this vessel, also belongs to 3 other people/families.
The extensive full-height windows guarantee light-flooded interiors and also an evocative view of the ocean. The two separate sunbathing and jacuzzi areas, provide twice the livability.
The Benetti is offered for sale for €5,050,000 and is listed by SeaNet. For more information, click here.

Who still thinks, co-owning a yacht is not the right model, than yacht charter is the best option for you to enjoy beautiful weeks at the sea.


Charters are an easy way to spend time on the ocean, but not having the responsibility to own and therefore, taking care of a yacht. This Westport is a 6-stateroom yacht and had a total transformation of her interior back in 2014. The vessel offers two exterior balconies on the bridge deck for private relaxation. The owner provided every conceivable amenity to ensure the highest standard of luxury. Including a jacuzzi for up to 10 people and 4 dining areas, whereas, three are exterior that can accommodate up to 12 guests.
The price per week is set at $295,000. The vessel is listed by Worth Avenue Yachts. More can be read here.


If you would like to spend a little less for the week, this Burger vessel could be the one for your dream holidays. With a deck jacuzzi and jet skis, you can enjoy the ocean life to the fullest. The boat is located for the summer season at the Mediterranean and for the winter season at the Bahamas/ Caribbean. The price per week is set at $160,000 and is offered for charter by Worth Avenue Yachts. Click here to read more. 

So whether you prefer owning or chartering a yacht, there are plenty of options and ships which will meet your needs. See all Yachts, which are listed on JamesEdition for sale here. 

By Frederike Müller-Elsner

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