The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show opens next week on October 25 and runs until the 29th, making it the world’s largest in-water boat and yacht show in the world. There will be a total of 202 yachts for sale, 15 yachts for charter, and 36 new build yachts to explore. Wondering how to select which yachts to visit while at FLIBS? YATCO shares our top picks for yachts for sale at the show below.
Top Five Yachts for Sale at FLIBS
Top Yachts for Sale
Top Yachts for Charter
The largest yacht confirmed to attend FLIBS this year is ATOMIC. Built by VSY in 2020, this 209′ (63.7m) superyacht features six beautifully appointed staterooms that can sleep 17 guests comfortably. Notable features include her full beam master stateroom that benefits from panoramic views, a glass elevator, a large professional dive center, large pool on the sundeck and a cozy gas fire pit on the sundeck.
Built by Trinity Yachts in 2009, the 191’ (58.22m) motor yacht UNBRIDLED underwent an extensive refit in 2019 including a new paint job and upgrades to all rooms and deck spaces. Accommodation is available for 16 guests across six staterooms and 14 crew members in six crew cabins.
UNBRIDLED is listed for sale through Kevin Merrigan of Northrop & Johnson for $24,950,000. She is also available for charter through the N&J team at a starting rate of $295,000 per week plus all extras.
Completed by Lürssen in 2004, MARGUERITE is a 201′ (61.26m) motor yacht currently listed for sale through Rory Moran of Moran Yacht & Ship for $48,000,000. She was refit recently in 2021 and has space for 12 guests in six cabins and a large crew of 17 to cater to your every need.
MARGUERITE is also available for charter through the Moran team with a starting rate of €450,000 per week plus all expenses.
#4 HELIOS 2
Built here in the USA by Palmer Johnson in 2002, 167′ 9″ (51.13m) HELIOS 2 will be on display at this year’s FLIBS with Dirk Johnson of Edmiston & Company. Her latest refit was completed this year with her naval architecture and exterior yacht designs by Sparkman & Stephens, with yacht interiors completed by Patrick Knowles Designs.
With five guest cabins available for 14 guests, she also comes equipped with 12 professional crew members. She is currently on the market for $15,900,000.
#5 BOOK ENDS
Delivered a little over a year ago in July 2022, BOOK ENDS is a 164′ 1″ (50m) semi-displacement aluminum-built motor yacht by Heesen Yachts. Not only does BOOK ENDS have an impressive range of 4,200 nautical miles, but she is also fitted with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) units to reduce NOx emissions, and built under Tier 3 compliance.
Check out the FLIBS YATCO SHOWBOOK to view all yachts currently listed for sale, yachts for charter, and new builds confirmed for attendance at this year’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show or click on the blue button below to go straight to the YATCO FLIBS SHOWROOM.