Ocean Independence - Take Three Yachts...
No matter where you want to go this year, travel is back on the agenda. Yacht charter consistently delivers one of the safest ways to enjoy a luxury vacation, avoiding the crowds and allowing adventurers to explore. The charter fleet at Ocean Independence offers superb quality, variety and countless opportunities to experience exceptional global cruising destinations. Read on for three fabulous yachts that are just a small representation of the ultimate yachting lifestyle simply waiting to be discovered.
Space, Service and Serenity
With proven success in the year-round haven of the Bahamas, LOVEBUG is an exceptional luxury charter yacht, packed with amenities.
37m (122’) LOVEBUG boasts Italian style in abundance. Designed by Francesco Paszkowski, her full displacement hull and superstructure in composite deliver excellent seakeeping ability. Powered by twin Caterpillar engines, LOVEBUG cruises at 12 knots, with a maximum of 17 knots, while Zero Speed stabilizers reduce roll motion for comfort both at anchor and underway.
In immaculate condition after a comprehensive refit, LOVEBUG’s crisp and contemporary interior by Lauren Sachs Design features warm woods and stylish linens accentuating the open layout while the abundance of large windows showcases the relaxed ambience. Four spacious decks deliver areas to entertain, socialize and relax, notably the main salon with seating and bar is a fabulous place to enjoy an evening. Her vast sundeck with lounging zones, bar and Jacuzzi plus the upper deck aft dining and sofas are popular spaces. Accommodation is in five well-appointed staterooms for up to eleven guests, including a full-beam main deck master suite with a study plus his and hers bathrooms. Her versatile lower deck layout provides four further en suite staterooms, including a king-size VIP.
Impressive features abound, particularly the underwater lights, adding true spectacle and style after dark. A selection of water toys ensures entertainment galore, including a 32’ Worldcat tender, two SeaDoo Spark waverunners and four paddleboards. Incredible service is provided by her professional crew, led by experienced Captain Rob Saunders who enthuses about the yacht. “LOVEBUG stands out for expansive deck spaces, plus the high level of care from her owner, she really delivers the wow factor. The other highlight is our amazing crew. We’ve spent lots of time together and all have a true passion for what we do. Showing people what we love is what makes this yacht one of the best!”.
Off the Beaten Track in Style
Impeccably maintained, with an impressive pedigree, 50m (163’1”) KNIGHT oozes character. She offers the opportunity for exciting charter adventures in some more off the beaten path destinations within Central America and the Sea of Cortez.
An award-winning build simply oozing pedigree, KNIGHT boasts a semi-displacement aluminum hull and superstructure, powered by twin MTU engines. Her top speed is an impressive 24 knots whilst economical cruising is 12 knots delivering a range of 3,200 nautical miles.
French designer Rémi Tessier created KNIGHT’s warm and stylish interior, delivering an elegant feel interspersed by refined stand-out elements. The main deck salon and dining area are a superb combination of style and sophistication in an open space, delivering a relaxed atmosphere ideal to take make the most of time together. Deck spaces abound with the 20-metre long, split level sun deck featuring a large custom Jacuzzi and sunbathing terrace, while the forward cockpit offers a wonderfully private area. The upper deck is a social hub, equipped with comfortable saloon and alfresco dining aft, perfect for warm nights under the stars.
Guest accommodation for ten comprises an impressive full-beam master suite on the main deck including study area, plus two full-beam VIP suites and two twin staterooms on the lower deck. The water toys inventory is exceptional and the 42’ custom Hydrasport chase tender with cabin and day head is ideal for excursions. Explore on the jet skis, laugh on the tows, take a paddleboard trip and try the Jet Surf Pros. Additionally, fishing, Scuba, snorkeling and gym equipment are available for guests seeking active pursuits. For those wanting to experience the ultimate in adventure, relaxation and luxury, KNIGHT certainly fits the bill.
The Ultimate in Mediterranean Luxury
Designed to navigate long distances whilst offering open spaces and well-appointed accommodation, LEL is a triumph. Her sporty exterior blends seamlessly with custom-made interiors, delivering enviable appeal. It is no wonder that LEL has become a most sought-after charter yacht in the Western Mediterranean.
An outstanding custom 50m (163’1”) Rossinavi, LEL cruises at 17 knots, reaching a top speed of 22 knots. Powered by MTU engines island-hopping is a breeze, together with an excellent 4,000 nm range for adventuring. Her stylish exterior and interior design are from Luca Dini Design & Architecture, a dynamic blend of Italian style at its very best. Virtually brand new, having been launched in 2020, LEL is maintained in sparkling condition by her professional crew of nine.
Accommodating up to 12 guests in 6 staterooms, she has a vast master suite on the main deck with folding balcony to starboard. The spacious VIP suite is adjacent and four additional guest staterooms found on the lower deck, comprising two VIP doubles (that can be merged together), one double and one twin with additional Pullman. The main salon delivers a refined ambience with contemporary custom-made pieces and stylish textiles while the large main deck aft is equipped for complete relaxation. Spacious and flexible, the upper deck dining veranda can be transformed into an enclosed all-season area, with heating and air-conditioning. LEL’s foredeck offers a plunge pool with sunbathing, with the sundeck featuring a central shaded zone with dining alfresco plus wet bar, and a large pool with sunbeds forward
LEL’s award-winning beach club is a work of art where fold-down transom and doors form a vast swim platform area, creating one large entertainment zone with bar. Fun is on the cards with an endless array of water sports equipment. Whether wakeboarding, water-skiing or paddleboarding, whizzing on inflatables or the Flite Board efoil, there is something for everyone.
No-one knows LEL better than Captain Michael Gräff, “LEL’s theme is an opportunity to connect with the sea” he enthuses. “Her beach club is a design gem and the most popular guest space. We look forward to cruising the Mediterranean this summer, providing fabulous itineraries, excellent service and superb cuisine, so guests leave with amazing memories of special times on LEL”.
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