Motor Yacht Highlander  – Feadship 162′, 1986/2014, 7 Cabins, 12 Guests; 11 crew.  

M/Y HIGHLANDER – Incredible deal of €45,000 for one week in May 2018!  The iconic superyacht HIGHLANDER has a gap to be filled from 16 to 23 May and the Owner is offering the unprecedented reduced weekly rate of €45,000 plus VAT to get it booked. A one time opportunity not to be missed.

M/Y HIGHLANDER boasts an incredible history, having been built for Malcolm Forbes, she regularly hosted Hollywood’s finest through the 1980s.

Extensively refitted in 2014, she offers a spectacular array of contemporary design and styling for the discerning traveller.  M/Y HIGHLANDER was in the shipyard over the winter for a hull repaint and an extensive refresh including new carpets.  Now in fantastic condition, she is ready for the summer season and her exceptional crew is looking forward to welcoming your guests onboard.

World renowned as the ‘Forbes yacht,’ every inch of HIGHLANDER exudes unrivalled Feadship quality fit for hosting the world’s elite and most glamorous.  M/Y HIGHLANDER boasts an incredible history, having been built for Malcolm Forbes, she regularly hosted Hollywood’s finest through the 1980s. Extensively refitted in 2014, she offers a spectacular array of contemporary design and styling for the discerning traveller.

 Host to the world’s elite since her delivery in 1986, HIGLANDER is one of the most recognised Feadship builds, masterfully designed by the esteemed Jon Bannenberg.  Originally built for Malcolm Forbes by De Vries in 1986, the Bannenberg designed Feadship was long seen as one of the best-known symbols of big business, cruising the east coast of the USA as a corporate yacht for Forbes magazine. 

Key features:

• Fantastic original pop art works

• Disco lounge with bar

• Media Room for Movie Nights; extensive AV equipment

• Exterior layout offering intimate gatherings

• Huge selection of Watertoys

• Heated Jacuzzi

• Large Swimming platform

  • Stunning living areas
  • Perfect for parties and receptions – She have up to 70 guests at quay
  • 7 cabins including a convertible massage room , Yoga Master, and equipment on board
  • Bathtubs in all cabins
  • Zero Speed Stabilizers
  • Well-appointed sundeck
  • Master cabin with 180-degree views
  • Exterior layout ideal for intimate gatherings
  • Excellent charter references

Highlander launched in 1986 as The Highlander and became known around the world as the entertaining platform for original owner Malcolm Forbes. The Jon Bannenberg design got a new owner in 2013 and completed an extensive refit and extension at the Derecktor shipyard this past January. She then entered the charter market with a more contemporary transom design, an expanded sundeck, a contemporary interior décor, zero-speed stabilizers and an updated audiovisual system. Accommodations are for 12 guests in seven staterooms, and a crew of 11 are on board. Originally built for Malcolm Forbes by De Vries in 1986, the Bannenberg design Feadship was long seen as one of the best-known symbols of big business, cruising the east coast of the USA as a corporate yacht for Forbes magazine. Recently purchased by her new owners, HIGHLANDER (ex The Highlander) underwent a comprehensive refit at Derecktor Florida including a full interior relook, lengthening the hull, major mechanicals and full paint. From Liz Taylor, Robert De Niro and Harrison Ford to Margaret Thatcher, Ronald Reagan and HRH Prince Charles, the guest lists for The Highlander read like a who’s who of the world’s glamorous movie stars and heads of state. Today, HIGHLANDER offers well-appointed accommodation for 12 guests in 7 staterooms. Timeless styling, original pop art works, beautiful furnishings and sumptuous interior features throughout her living areas to create an elegant and comfortable atmosphere. HIGHLANDER’S impressive leisure and entertainment facilities make her the ideal charter yacht for socializing and entertaining with family and friends.

Normal CHARTER RATES:  SUMMER:  Low $150,000 p/w High $195,000 p/w   WINTER: Low $150,000 p/w High $195,000 p/w

CRUISING AREAS:  Western Mediterranean

BOOKINGS 2018:

02 – 12 May Unavailable: Barcelona to Ibiza

16 – 23 May Gap to fill: in Cannes area, offering €45,000 per week + VAT

25 May – 01 June Booked: Cannes to Olbia

02 – 08 June Booked: Olbia to Cannes

19 – 25 June Gap to fill: South of Italy/Adriatic, offering €125,000 per week +VAT

27 June – 04 July Booked : Kotor to Split

06 – 25 July Gap to fill: Croatia/Adriatic

27 July – 03 August Booked: Venice to Dubrovnik

26 December 2018 – 05 January 2019 Option: Belize City to Tulum

Taylor’d Yacht Charters will assist you in chartering the perfect yacht and developing the itinerary that meets your desires within the limitations of the yacht you select and the duration of the charter. mailto:info@taylordyachtcharters.com