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Power Catamarans Crewed Charters

Whether you are traveling with your family, a few good friends, or a larger group, power catamarans are a good choice for your yacht charter. Power catamaran crewed charters are growing in popularity in the yacht chartering industry, and for good reason. What’s more, you can find power catamarans in nearly all worldwide yacht charter destinations.

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Why Charter a Power Catamaran?

These yachts are an excellent choice for a private charter and often an alternative to motor yachts. Below we’ve outlined a few key highlights about what makes power catamarans unique.

  • They offer generous space for socializing and added privacy thanks to their two-hull design.
  • In comparison to sailboats, they are more stable vessels that provide supreme comfort when underway.
  • They often have easy access to swim platforms and are packed with water toys.
  • Many have flybridges for added space fantastic views and another level of entertainment space.
  • Operating costs for fuel are lower than most motor yachts.
  • Like a traditional sailing catamaran, a power catamaran’s shallow draft allows it to reach areas that motor yachts cannot, such as quiet, shallow anchorages.

Top Power Catamaran Builders

While several builders are in the industry, here are some of the leading crewed charter power catamaran makers. These yacht manufacturers are known for their high-quality standards and reputations.


Sunreef catamarans provide an amazing sailing experience, thanks to the company’s commitment to excellence and innovation. From the comfortable cabins to the expansive decks, you’ll enjoy a pleasurable journey. The fleet of Sunreef catamarans consists of luxury yachts ranging from 36 ft to over 100ft in length. Sunreef catamarans also have a long list of amenities that make them stand out from the rest. These yachts come with flybridges, stabilizers, crew cabins, generous storage spaces, and plenty of outdoor seating areas. Plus, these boats can easily accommodate large groups of passengers and can be equipped with a variety of water toys for added fun and excitement. ALTEYA is a great choice for those looking to explore Greece on a power catamaran.


Founded in 1984, this French-based company has over 35 years of experience creating luxurious catamarans. The lagoon is well-known for its exceptional quality, attention to detail, and modern designs. The company offers several power models, ranging from 40 feet to 78 feet. Each of these catamarans is designed with high-performance engines, large windows, and modern amenities. Take a look at JUST MARIE 2 to have a glimpse of what Lagoon yachts are made of.

Fountain Pajot

Founded in 1976, Fountaine Pajot has been manufacturing catamarans for over 40 years. They specialize in power catamarans, and their models range from 30 to 80 feet in length. Fountaine Pajot catamarans are known for their innovative design and are also well-known for being highly seaworthy vessels.

Horizon Yachts

Horizon Yachts is a world-class builder of power catamarans. Founded in 2001, the company specializes in creating top-quality motor yachts and catamarans. Horizon’s unique designs for their 52 to 74-foot yachts are innovative and well-thought-out. The use of advanced technology and materials creates a truly luxurious product. The company is known for its custom catamarans with many features such as flybridges, sun pads, and great dining areas. Head to MUCHO GUSTO to discover what you can expect on a Horizon yacht.

Locations | Power Catamarans Crewed Charters

The Virgin Islands

The British and US Virgin Islands are the most popular yacht charter destinations for crewed power catamaran charters. During the winter months, power catamarans from the Mediterranean and the Bahamas re-positioned to the Virgin Islands for the winter season.

The Virgin Islands is ideal for power catamarans with shorter cruises between the islands, access to the beaches, and shorter length than a 100ft motor yacht.

The Bahamas

The Bahamas are a very popular destination and power catamarans are a fantastic way to island hop. During the summer months, the Bahamas is home to La Manguita, SEA GLASS, and OHANA, all Horizon power catamarans with two or more crew members on board.

Rates in the Bahamas are plus expenses (30%) plus the 4% Bahamas tax plus 10% VAT. Similarly, in the Mediterranean, the costs are the charter fee plus 30% APA plus the applicable VAT.


The Greek Islands are a great place to charter a power catamaran. Many yachts are based in Athens and can take you to the Ionian, Cyclades, Saronic Islands, and more. A great yacht to help you explore Greece is none other than ELLY, a brand new 67 ft Fountain Pajot.