Award winning crewed charter yachts available in the Caribbean

The following yachts won awards at crewed charter yacht shows in the Caribbean. Winners were chosen by attending charter brokers and culinary experts. For the "Best Yacht" categories judges considered the whole spectrum of qualities that make a yacht and crew a winning combination for you as charter guests. These awards can help you choose the best charter yachts for your vacation within categories that you care most about.

Best Catamaran in show over 52ft, St Thomas 2018

Voted best overall crew and yacht in show.

Le Reve, 62ft Lagoon Catamaran

Le Reve Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (3): 1 Master Queen, 2 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $34,000 for 2 passengers to $38,000 6 passengers

Best Yacht Under 52ft, St Thomas 2018

Voted best overall crew and yacht in show 52ft and under.

Island Hoppin, 52ft Lagoon Catamaran

Island Hoppin Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 4 Queen (1 can be twin) en-suite guest cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 3 dives per week included for certified divers, Discover Scuba course $150pp, Referral Open Water Dives $350pp.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $21,500 for 2 passengers to $26,000 8 passengers

Best Yacht Runner Up Over 52ft, St Thomas 2018

Shangri La, 52ft Lagoon Catamaran

Shangri La Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 3 Queen, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $18,900 for 2 passengers to $25,625 8 passengers

Best in Show, Tortola 2017

Voted best yacht and crew overall

Foxy Lady, 62ft Lagoon Catamaran

Foxy Lady Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 4 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: Up to 3 dives included per week including all equipment.
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $30,000 for 2 passengers to $34,500 8 passengers

Best in show over 51ft, St Thomas 2017

Anastasia won Best Crew and Best Yacht Over 51ft at the St Thomas Show

Anastasia, 62ft Privilege Catamaran

Anastasia Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 3 King, 1 Single en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 5 dives per week available for certified divers
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $26,000 for 2 passengers to $31,000 7 passengers

Best in show under 51ft, St Thomas 2017

Free Ingwe won Best Crew Under 51ft, and runner up for Best Yacht Under 51ft

Free Ingwe, 45ft Leopard Catamaran

Free Ingwe Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (3): 3 Double en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: Charter rate includes 7 dives for 7-night charters for certified divers. Charters less than 7 nights we will include 3 dives. No diving on first day or last day of charter. As always, the number of dives completed is dependent on weather conditions and desired itinerary/guests activity preferences. Discover Scuba and Open Water Referral available with additional cost.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $12,000 for 2 passengers to $14,000 6 passengers

Top Chef, St Thomas 2017

Chef Rebecca from Anastasia won Best Entrée and Best Dessert at the St Thomas Show, and runner-up for Best Entrée and Best Dessert at the Tortola Show.

Anastasia, 62ft Privilege Catamaran

Anastasia Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 3 King, 1 Single en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 5 dives per week available for certified divers
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $26,000 for 2 passengers to $31,000 7 passengers

Runner Up for Best Yacht over 51ft, St Thomas 2017

We'd like to congratulate Jamie and Susannah for taking home 2 prestigious awards at the inaugural VIPCA Fall Show in St. Thomas. Island Hoppin's crew were awarded #1 THEMED YACHT for the "Roaring Twenties" yacht-hop and Runner-Up for BEST YACHT over 51'.

Island Hoppin, 52ft Lagoon Catamaran

Island Hoppin Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 4 Queen (1 can be twin) en-suite guest cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 3 dives per week included for certified divers, Discover Scuba course $150pp, Referral Open Water Dives $350pp.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $21,500 for 2 passengers to $26,000 8 passengers

Culinary Competition, Antigua 2017

1st Prize in the Culinary Contest for yachts under 125ft at the Antigua Yacht Show

Vigilant 1, 63ft Lagoon Power Yacht

Vigilant 1 Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 1 King, 3 Queen guest cabins with A/C
Home Port: Marina Fort Louis, St Martin in the Caribbean Leeward Islands
Nearest airport: Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM).
Weekly Charter Rates from $29,000 for 2 passengers to $33,000 8 passengers

1st Place appetizer, St Thomas 2017

Missy won the USVI Charter Yacht Culinary Competition with her delicious shrimp and grits with red-eye gravy appetizer plate. Missy is not the only chef onboard, Travis is known for being quite the expert in the galley as well. Your palate will be pleased with this duo onboard Pisces!

Pisces, 47ft Leopard Catamaran

Pisces
Guest cabins (3): 3 double en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $12,000 for 2 passengers to $14,000 6 passengers

Best Yacht & Crew in Show Overall, Tortola 2016

Overall winner of best yacht and crew in show.

Lir, 67ft Fountaine Pajot Catamaran

Lir Yacht Crew
Lir and her excellent crew of three are ready to show your group a great time exploring, dining and relaxing in the Caribbean.
Guest cabins (4): 1 Master King, 3 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: Up to 5 dives per week included for 4 certified divers
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $30,700 for 2 passengers to $34,300 8 passengers

Infused Water Competition Winner, St Thomas 2016

The purpose of the contest is to highlight the great taste of water produced on board, to show the creativity of the yacht chefs, and to demonstrate easy ways to eliminate the plastic.

Nemo, 47ft Nautitech Catamaran

Nemo Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 4 Double en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $13,100 for 2 passengers to $18,800 8 passengers

2nd Place Culinary Competition for yachts up to 126ft, Antigua 2016

Unbridled, 116ft Power Yacht

Unbridled
Guest cabins (4): 1 King, 2 Queen, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Rate excludes: All expenses which are on average 20 to 35% on top of the charter rate
Scuba available on board Scuba: Scuba gear available on board, Dive Instructor on staff
Home Port: Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $60,000 for 2 passengers to $70,000 + expenses 8 passengers

1st Place Culinary Competition for yachts 126ft to 164ft, Antigua 2016

Excellence, 150ft Richmond Yachts Power Yacht

Excellence
Guest cabins (6): 1 King, 3 Queen, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Rate excludes: All expenses which are on average 20 to 35% on top of the charter rate
Weekly Charter Rates from $145,000 for 2 passengers to $160,000 + expenses 12 passengers

2nd Place Culinary Competition for yachts 126ft to 164ft, Antigua 2016

Remember When, 162ft Power Yacht

Remember When Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (6): 4 King, 2 Triple en-suite cabins with A/C
Rate excludes: All expenses which are on average 20 to 35% on top of the charter rate
Home Port: Yacht Haven Grande, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $230,000 for 2 passengers to $250,000 + expenses 12 passengers

Runner up Best Catamaran in Show over 57ft, Tortola 2016

Luar, 61ft Privilege Catamaran

Luar Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (3): 1 Master King, 2 King en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $23,750 for 2 passengers to $25,950 6 passengers

Best in show under 57ft, Tortola 2016

Judged best yacht and crew combination from all attending catamarans under 57ft in length.

Playtime, 56ft Lagoon Catamaran

Playtime Yacht Crew
Winner two years in a row. Playtime has every upgrade the Lagoon factory offers and a crew that are fun, friendly and focused on providing a next- level service.
Guest cabins (4): 1 Master Queen, 2 Queen, 1 Twin en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 3 dives per week included for certified divers. Scuba instruction also available.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $22,500 for 2 passengers to $27,000 8 passengers

Runner Up Best Catamaran under 57ft, Tortola 2016

Altesse, 56ft Lagoon Catamaran

Altesse Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 4 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 2 dives per week for up to 5 certified divers and gear are included for divers.
Home Port: Village Cay Marina, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $23,000 for 2 passengers to $27,000 8 passengers

Best Appetizer Under 60ft Runner Up, Tortola 2016

Xenia 50, 50ft Privilege Catamaran

Xenia 50 Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (3): 3 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 1 dive per day, maximum 3 per week, included for certified divers in the Virgin Islands only.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $17,100 for 2 passengers to $21,000 6 passengers

Best Dessert Under 60ft, Tortola 2016

Xenia 50, 50ft Privilege Catamaran

Xenia 50 Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (3): 3 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 1 dive per day, maximum 3 per week, included for certified divers in the Virgin Islands only.
Home Port: Red Hook, St Thomas in the Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: St Thomas (STT).
Weekly Charter Rates from $17,100 for 2 passengers to $21,000 6 passengers

Best Appetizer Over 60ft, Tortola 2016

Xenia, 62ft Privilege Catamaran

Xenia Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 2 King, 2 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $22,950 for 2 passengers to $30,000 8 passengers

Best Appetizer Over 60ft Runner Up, Tortola 2016

Tiger Lily Lagoon, 62ft Lagoon Catamaran

Tiger Lily Lagoon Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (4): 1 Master Queen, 3 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $30,000 for 2 passengers to $34,000 8 passengers

Best Catamaran over 57ft, Tortola 2015

Judged best yacht and crew combination from all attending catamarans OVER 57ft in length.

Xenia 74, 74ft Privilege Catamaran

Xenia 74 Yacht Crew
Beautiful 74ft Privilege catamaran is ready to impress along with her super crew team of four.
Guest cabins (4): 1 Master King, 3 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: 3 dives a week for certified divers, up to four divers per dive, includes equipment.
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $36,900 for 2 passengers to $50,000 8 passengers

Best Chef overall, Tortola 2015

Judged the overall Best Chef when considering the appetizer, entrée, dessert and cocktail entries.

Lady Katlo, 62ft Lagoon Catamaran

Lady Katlo Yacht Crew
Chef Rich is the third crew member and dedicated professional chef aboard Lady Katlo. For seven years Rich past trained with and worked with Michelin Star winning chef Andreas Antona. Recent guest feedback about his skills in the gallery: "Chef Rich was incredible. Best food in our lives. Really! We all agreed that Rich was the best chef ever!"
Guest cabins (3): 1 Master Queen, 2 Queen en-suite cabins with A/C
Scuba available on board Scuba: Up to 3 dives during the week and gear are included for certified divers. Additional dives are $150/diver, per dive.
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $26,000 for 2 passengers to $32,500 6 passengers

Best Lunch Entree, Tortola 2015

Winner of chef competition for the Lunch Entree category.

Sail Away, 62ft Lagoon Catamaran

Sail Away Yacht Crew
Guest cabins (5): 5 Queen (can be converted to Twin) en-suite guest cabins with A/C
Home Port: Nanny Cay, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands
Nearest airport: Beef Island (EIS- connected to Tortola by road) or St Thomas (STT - 50 minute ferry to Tortola).
Weekly Charter Rates from $30,000 for 2 passengers to $38,000 10 passengers

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