Discover why the Antigua Charter Show is a must-attend event for superyacht enthusiasts. From December 4-9, brokers, owners, and iconic superyachts like the Maltese Falcon and Whisper gather for a memorable showcase. But it’s not just about business; the Caribbean setting offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the island’s wonders.
Why Antigua Superyacht Charter Show is a Must attend for every Broker?
This exclusive event draws the world’s top yachting professionals to the picturesque coastlines of Antigua Island.
Celebrating its 62nd anniversary, the industry-only show takes place at the prestigious Nelson’s Dockyard UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as the Falmouth Harbour Marina and Antigua Yacht Club Marina. Showcasing luxury yachts available for charter, this is a unique opportunity for yacht brokers to experience the Caribbean fleet up close.
Every broker as a chance to step aboard these magnificent yachts for exclusive tours, engaging networking activities, and memorable social events. Meet with superyacht consultants, captains, and crews who will provide invaluable insights into the fleet’s capabilities. Gain in-depth knowledge about the amenities and facilities on board, allowing you to perfectly match your customers with their dream superyacht.
And here’s a bonus: December is the ideal time to visit the Caribbean islands, making this event the perfect excuse for a memorable trip. This is an extraordinary opportunity to be a part of the world’s favorite destination and to meet our colleague professionals in the superyacht and brokerage industries.
What are the Most Spectacular Yachts at Antigua Yacht Show 2023
Gunboat 72V Wonderful available for charter from $59,000
Everyone is waiting to admire the first ever Gunboat with a flybridge. Wonderful will be cruising in the Caribbean during winter season 2023. With a yacht matching the wind speed from 7knots, you can enjoy performance while being comfortable. It’s a must!
Maltese Falcon available for charter from $490,000
The iconic MALTESE FALCON, a stunning 88-meter (288.6 feet) sailing yacht that has been awarded numerous accolades, including the title of Finest Superyacht Ever. Renowned for its innovation, this extraordinary yacht has recently undergone a major double refit. We are all prepare to be amazed by the improved MALTESE FALCON.
56m Perini Navi Zen for charter from 240,000€
S/Y Zenji, formerly known as ‘Santa Maria is a stunning Perini Navi. This 56-meter beauty, designed by Ron Holland, is built from sleek aluminum. Perini Navi’s renowned aesthetic style is evident in Zenji’s hull design. She boasts striking sheer lines, distinctive overhangs, and a flying bridge that sets her apart. Utilizing space and materials in innovative ways, Zenji offers the ultimate in comfort and luxury. She sure will lighten Falmouth Harbor during the show!
238ft Quantum of Solace for charter showcased in Antigua Yacht Show
Quantum of Solace is a custom-built yacht that exudes world-class luxury. With spacious living areas and incredible amenities, you’re in for a treat from the moment you set foot on this magnificent vessel.
Accommodating up to 12 guests, Quantum of Solace boasts 7 suites, including a master suite, VIP cabin, and five twin cabins. The master suite is exceptionally spacious, full beam, featuring its own study and with private balcony. With 18 crew members onboard, your luxury yacht charter experience will be nothing short of relaxed and hassle-free.
She is also a must see during this year’s show.
What to do in Antigua Outside of the Show?
Firstly, if you are looking for a relaxing and peaceful start to your day, head down to Pigeon Beach. This charming beach is a favorite spot among the locals who often visit in the evenings to watch the sunset. You can also enjoy a dinner at the nearby Catherine’s Cafe, which offers delicious French-inspired cuisine that will tantalize your taste buds and help you unwind after a long day.
On the other hand, if you are more adventurous, head down to Turtle Beach and explore the beautiful underwater world with the sea turtles. The clear blue waters offer a unique opportunity to witness these creatures in their natural habitat and create memories that you will cherish for a lifetime.
If you are feeling bold, try out the Antigua Zipline tour, which will take you through the lush tropical rainforest. You will fly over the treetops and soar through the sky, feeling the wind rush through your hair. This adventure is an excellent way to pump up the adrenaline and experience something different.
Furthermore, Antigua is famous for its beautiful beaches, and it would be remiss not to visit them. Half Moon Bay is a popular spot and has been voted as one of the best beaches in the world. The breathtaking views and crystal-clear waters are a sight to behold and will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Finally, no trip to Antigua is complete without dining at Sheer Rocks, a breathtaking restaurant located on a cliffside over the sea. The food, ambiance, and atmosphere are unparalleled, and it is an experience you must not miss out on. We recommend trying the Wahoo Carpaccio, a local delicacy that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you wanting more.