Highlander yacht – available for charter for the first time

Highlander yacht – available for charter for the first time

The iconic Highlander yacht, owned by the Forbes family, is finally available for charter. The yacht was built in 1986 by Feadship and last refitted in 2014 by Derecktor Shipyards. The Highlander hosted among others Ronald Reagan, Baroness Thatcher, Robert de Niro, Sir Mick Jagger, Liz Taylor and Sir Paul McCartney.

Originally the yacht was painted money-green. It’s one of the most recognizable yachts thanks to its sophisticated look and rich history. After a comprehensive refit including a full interior relook, lengthening the hull from 46.5m to 49.5m, major mechanicals and a fresh coat of paint, Highlander is ready for charter.

The yacht can sleeps up to 12 guests in 7 staterooms, including a master suite, 1 VIP stateroom, 2 double cabins, 2 twin cabins and 3 Pullman beds. Also, Highlander can holds a crew of 11 people. A special additions are two tenders; a 6.7m Donzi which seats 12 passengers and 5.8m Cigarette. The interior of the yacht is truly done in a high style of glamorous and luxury.

Highlander features a helicopter landing pad, a Jacuzzi on the deck, a gym, an updated audiovisual system, an eco-friendly sewage system and an upgraded pilothouse.
Highlander has a maximum speed of 14 knots and a range of 4000nm from her 74565litre fuel tanks, with a cruising speed of 12 knots.