Luxury Yacht Charter in the Leeward Islands

Yacht Charter in the Leeward Islands
Pool with a view!

The Leeward Islands are to the east of Puerto Rico in the Lesser Antilles of the Caribbean. They are some of the most beautiful yachting destinations in the world… offering something for everyone…from pristine, private beaches to chic shops and restaurants. The most notable islands in the Leeward Chain are Anguilla and St Barts - winter favourites for the Jet Set worldwide.

If you are looking for quiet and relaxation, we know where to find it. If you are looking for Caribbean versions of St Tropez packed with activities and other people, the Leewards offer that as well! Everybody wins and everybody is happy here, it is hard not to be when you are surrounded with cheerful vibes, swaying palm trees and a cool summer breeze!

More information on the Leeward Islands

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Motor Yachts:   Crewed
Monohull Sailing Yachts:   Bareboat (inc. Bareboat with Skipper)  |  Crewed
Catamarans:   Bareboat (inc. Bareboat with Skipper)  |  Crewed
Yachts for Special Events:   Motor Yachts  |  Sailing Yachts
User Ratings:   Top-rated yachts

THALIMA - Southern Wind Shipyard SW110 - 4 Cabins - Caribbean Leeward - Windward - Cannes - Sardinia - Monaco VIEW 2 REVIEWS 
THALIMA
    Southern Wind Shipyard SW110 - 4 Cabins - Caribbean Leeward - Windward - Cannes - Sardinia - Monaco
  • Southern Wind Shipyard SW110 Luxury Crewed Sailing Yacht
  • Length: 33.7 m
  • Year: 2010
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From €58000 to €64000 per week
VIEW 2 REVIEWS  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Sail
  • Length: 33.7 m (114' 10")
  • Year: 2010
VIEW 2 REVIEWS
From €58000 to €64000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"A superb sailing yacht with an outstanding crew. Do not avoid this winter in the Caribbean or next summer in Sardinia!"

CALLISTA - Lagoon 620 - 4 Cabins - Tortola - BVI - Grenadines VIEW 1 REVIEW 
CALLISTA
    Lagoon 620 - 4 Cabins - Tortola - BVI - Grenadines
  • Lagoon 620 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m
  • Year: 2016
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $30000 to $35000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m (64' 5")
  • Year: 2016
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $30000 to $35000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"If youre looking for a full spec, diving, state-of-the-art Lagoon 620 with an expert crew, look no further."

FLO - Nautitech 46 - 3 Cabins - Grenadines - Leeward Islands - Windward Islands VIEW 1 REVIEW 
FLO
    Nautitech 46 - 3 Cabins - Grenadines - Leeward Islands - Windward Islands
  • Nautitech 46 Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 13.79 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 3
  • Berths: 6
  • From $12090 to $17500 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 6
  • Cabins: 3
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 13.79 m (46' 11")
  • Year: 2017
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $12090 to $17500
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"One of the newest Grenadines catamaran designs with an expert local skipper to show you the magical islands of Bequia and Mustique in 2021."

ORION - Sunreef 74 - 4 Cabins - Bora Bora - Tahiti - Raiatea - French Polynesia - New Zealand VIEW 1 REVIEW 
ORION
    Sunreef 74 - 4 Cabins - Bora Bora - Tahiti - Raiatea - French Polynesia - New Zealand
  • Sunreef 74 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 22.5 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $50000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 22.5 m (76' 6")
  • Year: 2017
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $50000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Not to be missed as she moves to French Polynesia for 2020 and 2021 during the summer and winter months."

ALIVE! - Fountaine Pajot Sanya 57 - 5 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Jost Van Dyke - Peter Island - Anegada VIEW 1 REVIEW 
ALIVE!
    Fountaine Pajot Sanya 57 - 5 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Jost Van Dyke - Peter Island - Anegada
  • Fountaine Pajot Sanya 57 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 17.98 m
  • Year: 2015
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From $28290 to $31900 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 17.98 m (61' 10")
  • Year: 2015
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $28290 to $31900
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Come to life on board ALIVE in the spectacular British Virgin Islands!"

LE REVE - Lagoon 620 Owners Version - 3 Cabins - Tortola - St Thomas - Leeward Islands - Virgin Islands VIEW 1 REVIEW 
LE REVE
    Lagoon 620 Owners Version - 3 Cabins - Tortola - St Thomas - Leeward Islands - Virgin Islands
  • Lagoon 620 Owners Version Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 3
  • Berths: 6
  • From $34000 to $38000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 6
  • Cabins: 3
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m (64' 5")
  • Year: 2017
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $34000 to $38000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"LE REVE is the leading 3 cabin crewed catamaran in the BVI with an amazing crew. You will not be disappointed!"

MARE BLU
    Lagoon 630 - 4 Cabins - Grenadines - Tortola - St Marten - BVI
  • Lagoon 630 Luxury Crewed Power Catamaran
  • Length: 64 m
  • Year: 2018
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $33000 to $36000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 64 m (217' 4")
  • Year: 2018
From $33000 to $36000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"MARE BLU is a luxurious alternative to a sailing catamaran, offering a superb charter around the Caribbean islands."

NEVERLAND
    Fountaine Pajot Saba 50 - Virgin Islands - BVI - Tortola
  • Fountaine Pajot Saba 50 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 15.24 m
  • Year: 2016
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 8
  • From $18000 to $22500 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 15.24 m (51' )
  • Year: 2016
From $18000 to $22500
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"NEVERLAND is the perfect yacht for exploring the Virigin Islands!"

BLUE PEPPER - Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 - 5 Cabins - Leeward Islands - Virgin Islands - BVI VIEW 2 REVIEWS 
BLUE PEPPER
    Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 - 5 Cabins - Leeward Islands - Virgin Islands - BVI
  • Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.28 m
  • Year: 2018
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From $31220 to $36070 per week
VIEW 2 REVIEWS  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.28 m (62' 4")
  • Year: 2018
VIEW 2 REVIEWS
From $31220 to $36070
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Outstanding is the word for this crewed catamaran - just have a look at the reviews from clients!"

ZINGARA - Matrix Silhouette 76 - 5 Cabins - Tortola - Peter Island - Virgin Gorda - Jost Van Dyke - Anegada VIEW 2 REVIEWS 
ZINGARA
    Matrix Silhouette 76 - 5 Cabins - Tortola - Peter Island - Virgin Gorda - Jost Van Dyke - Anegada
  • Matrix Silhouette 76 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 22.34 m
  • Year: 2006 (2017 Refit)
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From $42800 to $49100 per week
VIEW 2 REVIEWS  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 22.34 m (75' 2")
  • Year: 2006 (2017 Refit)
VIEW 2 REVIEWS
From $42800 to $49100
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Zingara never ceases to please those looking for quality sailing and deluxe comfort!"

CHERISH II
    Christensen 120 - 4 Cabins - Nassau - Paradise Island - Virgin Islands - Tortola
  • Christensen 120 Luxury Crewed Motor Yacht
  • Length: 36.58 m
  • Year: 1995 (2013 Refit)
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $60000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Motor
  • Length: 36.58 m (124' 10")
  • Year: 1995 (2013 Refit)
From $60000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Brilliant destination, array of water toys and a crew with a great reputation. CHERISH is fabulous and the only yacht I want to be on for my summer charter adventure!"

ABOVE
    Sunreef 80 - 4 Cabins - Amalfi Coast - Olbia - Sardinia - BVI
  • Sunreef 80 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 24.4 m
  • Year: 2020
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From €63000 to €72000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 24.4 m (82' 4")
  • Year: 2020
From €63000 to €72000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Brand new SUNREEF 80, available for charters round the stunning Italian Coastlines."

GREAT ADVENTURE
    Lagoon 450 - 3 Cabins - Caribbean - US Virgin Islands - Windward Islands - Leewards Islands - BVI
  • Lagoon 450 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 13.7 m
  • Year: 2014
  • Cabins: 3
  • Berths: 6
  • From $13500 to $16500 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 6
  • Cabins: 3
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 13.7 m (46' 2")
  • Year: 2014
From $13500 to $16500
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"GREAT ADVENTURE is an immaculate catamaran that is perfect for people who love water sports and scuba diving!"

EXODUS
    Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 - BVI - Leeward Islands - Windward Islands
  • Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18 m
  • Year: 2015
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $26000 to $30000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18 m (61' )
  • Year: 2015
From $26000 to $30000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"This stunning crewed catamaran is ideal for a luxurious charter holiday around the Caribbean with a fantastic Chef!"

SOVEREIGN
    Newcastle 180 - 6 Cabins - Caribbean - Bahamas - Naples - Sicily - Croatia
  • Newcastle 180 Luxury Crewed Motor Yacht
  • Length: 36.6 m
  • Year: 2011 (Refit 2017)
  • Cabins: 6
  • Berths: 12
  • From €275000 to €295000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 12
  • Cabins: 6
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Motor
  • Length: 36.6 m (124' )
  • Year: 2011 (Refit 2017)
From €275000 to €295000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"The ultimate luxury escape, with fabulous entertainment areas and a stunning infinity pool."

SAIL AWAY - Lagoon 620 - 5 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Beef Island - Virgin Gorda VIEW 1 REVIEW 
SAIL AWAY
    Lagoon 620 - 5 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Beef Island - Virgin Gorda
  • Lagoon 620 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.9 m
  • Year: 2014
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From $29000 to $36000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.9 m (64' 5")
  • Year: 2014
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $29000 to $36000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"She has sophisticated touches throughout with a dedicated crew, perfect for your next family yacht charter."

CROCODILE DADDY - Lagoon 620 - 4 Cabins - Western Mediteranean - Caribbean - Virgin Islands VIEW 1 REVIEW 
CROCODILE DADDY
    Lagoon 620 - 4 Cabins - Western Mediteranean - Caribbean - Virgin Islands
  • Lagoon 620 Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.9 m
  • Year: 2010
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From €23000 to €25000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.9 m (64' 5")
  • Year: 2010
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From €23000 to €25000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"One of the best crewed Catamarans on the French Riviera!"

MUSE
    Sunreef 70 - 6 Cabins - BVI - St Martin - St Barths - Tortola - Palma - Monaco - Naples
  • Sunreef 70 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 21.34 m
  • Year: 2011
  • Cabins: 6
  • Berths: 12
  • From €32000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 12
  • Cabins: 6
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 21.34 m (72' 10")
  • Year: 2011
From €32000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Fun and relaxed atmosphere, absolutely delicious food, ideal family charter; Muse comes highly recommended by the Managing Director who had lunch aboard in Antigua."

M/Y W
    Westport 130 - 5 Staterooms - Bahamas - Nassau - Paradise Island - Georgetown - St Thomas - St Barths
  • Westport 130 Luxury Crewed Motor Yacht
  • Length: 39.62 m
  • Year: 2014
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From $125000 to $140000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Motor
  • Length: 39.62 m (134' 1")
  • Year: 2014
From $125000 to $140000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"The leading 130 Westport cruising the Bahamas and Caribbean,offering unrivalled amenities, accommodation and entertainment areas. She provides the whole package!"

SCORPION
    San Lorenzo 46m - 5 Cabins - Monaco - Cannes - St Tropez - Naples - Capri
  • San Lorenzo 46m Luxury Crewed Motor Yacht
  • Length: 46 m
  • Year: 2015
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 12
  • From €245000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 12
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Motor
  • Length: 46 m (156' 4")
  • Year: 2015
From €245000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"This exceptional superyacht radiates magnificence, stunning inside and out."

BAGHEERA
    Lagoon 620 - 4 Cabins - Tortola - Virgin Gorda - BVI
  • Lagoon 620 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m
  • Year: 2018
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $30500 to $35000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 18.89 m (64' 5")
  • Year: 2018
From $30500 to $35000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"A standout charter yacht with a vastly experienced crew; Alex, Carla and Beatrix will not disappoint!"

Lagoon 57
    Day Charter and Week Long Charter - 2017 - 4 Cabins (4 cabins) - Tortola - BVI
  • Day Charter and Week Long Charter Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 57 m
  • Year: 1995
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 4
  • From $3500 to $12990 per day
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 4
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 57 m (193' )
  • Year: 1995
From $3500 to $12990
per day

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Fantastic day charter, with the option of chartering for a week in the unrivalled BVI!"

CALMAO - Sunreef 74 - 4 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Palma - Ibiza - Formentera VIEW 1 REVIEW 
CALMAO
    Sunreef 74 - 4 Cabins - BVI - Tortola - Palma - Ibiza - Formentera
  • Sunreef 74 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 22.56 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 9
  • From $50000 to $55000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 9
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 22.56 m (76' )
  • Year: 2017
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From $50000 to $55000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Striking, suave and beautifully eye-catching, CALMAO is ready and raring to explore the Caribbean and Mediterranean. Book now or you will miss out!"

ARAOK - Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 - 3 Cabins - Cannes - Monaco - St Tropez - Bonifacio - Porto Cervo - Tortola: VIEW 1 REVIEW 
ARAOK
    Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 - 3 Cabins - Cannes - Monaco - St Tropez - Bonifacio - Porto Cervo - Tortola:
  • Fountaine Pajot Ipanema 58 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 17.8 m
  • Year: 2018
  • Cabins: 3
  • Berths: 6
  • From €24000 to €26000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 6
  • Cabins: 3
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 17.8 m (60' 4")
  • Year: 2018
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From €24000 to €26000
per week

PTARMIGAN
    Swan 82 - 3 Cabins - Virgin Gorda - Tortola - St. Marteen - Grenada - Cannes - Monaco
  • Swan 82 Luxury Crewed Sailing Yacht
  • Length: 24.9 m
  • Year: 2012
  • Cabins: 3
  • Berths: 6
  • From $42500 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 6
  • Cabins: 3
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Sail
  • Length: 24.9 m (84' 6")
  • Year: 2012
From $42500
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Built for high performance sailing, whilst offering elegance and opulence both above and below deck!"

KARMA
    Lagoon 50 - 4 Cabins - Tortola - St Thomas - Virgin Gorda
  • Lagoon 50 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 14.75 m
  • Year: 2020
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From $19500 to $24000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 14.75 m (50' 11")
  • Year: 2020
From $19500 to $24000
per week

MAYRILOU
    Sunreef Supreme 68 - 5 Cabins - Cannes - Naples - Sicily - Dubrovnik
  • Sunreef Supreme 68 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 20.73 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From €43000 to €45000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 20.73 m (70' 9")
  • Year: 2017
From €43000 to €45000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"This state-of-the-art Catamaran is an indisputable game changer. MAYRILOU space and beautiful decor will offer guests uninterrupted peace of mind and comfort."

BELLA RAGAZZA - Vitters 43m - 5 Cabins - Caribbean - Leeward islands - Virgin Island - Spain/Balearics - Corsica - Sardinia VIEW 1 REVIEW 
BELLA RAGAZZA
    Vitters 43m - 5 Cabins - Caribbean - Leeward islands - Virgin Island - Spain/Balearics - Corsica - Sardinia
  • Vitters 43m Luxury Crewed Sailing Yacht
  • Length: 43 m
  • Year: 2004 (2012 Refit)
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 10
  • From €98000 to €112000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 10
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Sail
  • Length: 43 m (146' 4")
  • Year: 2004 (2012 Refit)
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From €98000 to €112000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Large array of water toys and impressive number of guests with up to 7 crew - she comes highly recommended."

VIGILANT 1 - Lagoon 630 - 4 Cabins - Antibes - Corsica - Sardinia - St Martin - Grenada VIEW 1 REVIEW 
VIGILANT 1
    Lagoon 630 - 4 Cabins - Antibes - Corsica - Sardinia - St Martin - Grenada
  • Lagoon 630 Crewed Power Catamaran
  • Length: 19.2 m
  • Year: 2017
  • Cabins: 4
  • Berths: 8
  • From €24000 to €30000 per week
VIEW 1 REVIEW  Details Enquire
  • Berths: 8
  • Cabins: 4
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 19.2 m (65' )
  • Year: 2017
VIEW 1 REVIEW
From €24000 to €30000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"If food is your passion - the award winning chef aboard VIGILANT 1 is sure to blow you away with his culinary skills!"

BLUE GRYPHON
    Prout 83 - 5 Cabins - Leeward Islands - Windward Islands - Virgin Islands
  • Prout 83 Luxury Crewed Catamaran
  • Length: 25.3 m
  • Year: 2013 (2017 Refit)
  • Cabins: 5
  • Berths: 12
  • From $55000 to $60000 per week
Details Enquire
  • Berths: 12
  • Cabins: 5
  • Crew: Crewed
  • Type: Catamaran
  • Length: 25.3 m (86' 10")
  • Year: 2013 (2017 Refit)
From $55000 to $60000
per week

BOATBOOKINGS SAYS:
"Impressive sailing catamaran with vast exterior space!"

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