FAR NIENTE yacht charter
FAR NIENTE currently registered in the Marshall Islands is actively available for charter in several cruising destinations.
The luxury motor yacht FAR NIENTE was built by Westport and delivered to her owner in 2014, she later underwent a refit in 2017.
The exterior of FAR NIENTE is designed by Westport.
The 130ft / 39.6m FAR NIENTE has been constructed with a grp hull and is powered by 2 x MTU/DDC 12V 4000 (2895 HP each) with a cruising speed of 13 knots and a top speed of 20 knots.
Charter guest accommodation
FAR NIENTE has been designed to comfortably accommodate up to 10 charter guests in 5 suites.
The guest cabins comprise a cabin with a twin bed and en-suite bathroom facilities, a primary suite with a king size bed and en-suite bathroom facilities located on the deck, 2 VIP suites with a king size bed and en-suite bathroom facilities and a cabin with a twin bed and en-suite bathroom facilities.
Your luxury charter crew
Your luxury charter on board motor yacht FAR NIENTE will be managed by the crew of 7 including the captain.
The crew will ensure you have a relaxed and enjoyable charter experience with all of your needs catered for while on board.
The 7 crew have their own separate crew quarters located below forward allowing guests to enjoy increased levels of privacy.
Amenities & Entertainment
Amenities on board for the charter guests include BBQ, Beach umbrella, Coffee machine, Exercise equipment, Big game fishing gear, Light fishing gear, Gym, Ice maker, Jacuzzi on deck, Special diets, Sun loungers, Swim platform and Water maker.
An extensive list of further amenities and water toys can be seen under the features and amenities section.
Yacht charter destinations
FAR NIENTE is Currently cruising in the Caribbean and East Coast United States.
Sample itineraries for the cruising destinations can be supplied by your professional charter broker allowing you to plan your luxury yacht charter vacation in detail.
- Windward Islands
- Leeward Islands
- East Coast United States
- New England
- Beach umbrella
- Coffee machine
- Exercise equipment
- Fishing gear - heavy
- Fishing gear - light
- Ice maker
- Jacuzzi on deck
- Special diets
- Sun loungers
- Swim platform
- Water maker
Previous Yachts: M/Y SMERALDA (253ft) Dubai and Worldwide itinerary, M/Y ONE OFF (201ft), M/Y One More Toy (157ft)
Jason started his life on the water at the age of 5 racing small sailing dinghies. After racing for a number of years he taught these skills at the Olympic sailing school in Wales. At the school, he passed his Master of Yachts unlimited and with such credentials was able to join the Americas Cup Yacht, Stars & Stripes. With a passion for travel working on super yachts seemed a natural progression. Since then he has worked on multiple yachts and has 17 years of experience in the industry. As a captain, he oversees every aspect of the yacht’s operations ensuring safety at all times and a comfortable cruising experience. He is adept at crew relations, continually maintaining a strong team environment to create the most memorable and service-oriented experience for the guests. Hobbies include: Free diving, wake boarding, sailing and kayaking
Previous Yachts: Fountainhead (288’), El Rey (115’), Moon Goddess (115’)
Jordan was born in Tampico, Mexico but now is settled in Cabo San Lucas where he calls home, and he loves to spend time traveling around the Baja California peninsula.
He spent four years in a Merchant Marine School, after he graduated in 2015 he started his internship onboard commercial boats for one year while traveling around the Pacific side of Mexico and South America. After that he got his engineering ticket and moved into the yachting industry in 2017.
Hobbies: working out, chess and reading.
Previous Yachts: Arioso (130’), Lady J (142’), Unforgettable (100’), Mystic (150’)
Born and raised in Johannesburg, Peter spent his vacations on the Cape, where he found his love for the ocean. After finishing high school, Peter decided to try his hand in the service industry and began working in fine-dining restaurants. After spending his early hospitality years overseeing the operations of various restaurants and nightclubs, he decided to venture into ownership with his childhood friend, and they found themselves opening a Portuguese restaurant called ‘Cescos’. After 4 years of growing his business, Pete decided to explore his ever-growing interest in the yachting industry and moved to South Florida. After 3 years working his way up, Peter proceeded to Captain several successful charter boats, such as ‘Arioso’, ‘Unforgettable’, ‘Lady J’ and ‘Mystic’. He holds his MCA Master 3000 and has been running motor yachts for the last 14 years, traveling extensively along the East Coast of the US, Bahamas, Caribbean and Mediterranean. He is extremely competent, enthusiastic, and loves utilizing his hospitality background and hidden talents on charter. When Pete is not onboard, he can be found scratching beats on his DJ decks, cycling through South Florida or facetiming his pet Frenchie, Dave. Pete has a vast knowledge of yachting and chartering and is more than eager to create a safe and memorable vacation for all onboard M/Y FAR NIENTE.
Hobbies: Surfing, fishing and SCUBA diving
Previous Yachts: Fountainhead (288’), El Rey (115’), Moon Goddess (115’)
Marco was Born in Tampico, Mexico. But settled in Mazatlan Mexico. Well known as a quaint fishing town with great seafood, he lives there with his family. After four years spent at Merchant Marine School he graduated in 2015. After a one year internship on large vessels traveling around the Pacific side of Mexico and South America and the Pacific Ocean Marco was given the opportunity to work as engineering Officer on the 930ft Carnival Horizon. After 4 years in the cruise industry it was an easy sidestep into yachting and natural progression.
Hobbies: Working Out, Chess and Reading.
Previous Yachts: M/V Aqua Cat, M/Y Vista Blue.
Lindsey was born and raised in Arizona. She previously worked as a trainer Jockey for a horse track but her love for the water convinced her to make a change into the maritime industry. She has been in the maritime industry ever since, 13 years now and counting. She gained extensive experience as a dockhand at a marina and from working at a boat & jet ski rental company. From there she decided to take her career further and worked onboard a dive boat while obtaining her Captain's license. With her passion of the ocean and determination to ensure every guest has a blast onboard, you are guaranteed to have a trip to remember onboard M/Y Far Niente!
Hobbies: Diving, kite surfing, wakeboarding, horseback riding, and traveling
Previous Yachts: M/Y Eclipse (538ft) Worldwide Itinerary, M/Y Luna (377ft), M/Y Ebony Shine (249ft) M/Y Yalla (252ft)
Paul is originally from the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, South Africa. Being from Cape Town gave him tremendous love and respect for the ocean. He worked in top Restaurants and Hotels in South Africa, Australia and London for 10 years, then joined the Yachting industry in order to fulfil his wanderlust and passion for travel. Paul loves exploring local markets, sourcing the freshest local ingredients to showcase his culinary knowledge. He has 16 year’s experience in the industry and is looking forward to welcoming you onboard Far Niente.
Hobbies: Surfing, Golf, Tennis & Hiking.
Previous Yachts: Mimi la Sardine (34m), Tatii (42m), Elysium I (34m), Tender To (27m), Good Year (30m), Lady Sharon Gale (33m)
Born in South Africa, Rico moved to Switzerland when he was 5 years old, where he lived for 15 years. Shortly after receiving his diploma from the culinary institute Lausanne, he decided it was time to expand and start his career as a qualified chef. Rico followed his passion for food around the world, working in many European countries as well as
Brazil, Tokyo and Australia to name just a few. He was driven by this untameable hunger and constant need to discover new flavours and spices within different cultures. Once Rico discovered the yachting industry, there was no looking back, he eventually found himself working on mega yachts in the Caribbean. He has resided on the Caribbean Island of St-Martin for 12 years, where he is happily married. Rico is happy to share his knowledge and passion for the culinary arts with his guests should they wish to ask for him it not only about being a chef and preparing meals, it’s way more than that. It’s a lifestyle, taking the best of what Mother Earth provides him with, in all its beauty, adding his knowledge, passion heart and soul and creating exceptional cuisine.
Hobbies: Creating Jewellery, Diving, Surfing, Kiteboarding, Wakeboarding, Hiking
Ask Rico “what is your profession?” He will say: “I am a food artist".
Previous Yachts: MY G3, MY Lionshare, MY Nero, MY DynaR, MY Rahil
Marlena was born and raised in Croatia. After finishing nursing highschool she got a degree in Physiotherapy and started working as a Physioterapist in a rehabilitation and thalassotherapy clinic for patients with different physical disabilities. In the meantime she got a degree as a lecturer in physiotherapy and she played guitar and sang in a local band. She enjoyed her jobs a lot, but always felt like something was missing, and then she got into yachting. Now, after 10 years in the yachting industry Marlena is loving the fact she can combine her passion for travel, fine dining and luxury hospitality with her work. Her bartending and barista exerience, the fact she speaks various languages, her outgoing personality and organising skills make her great in her chief stewardess role.
Hobbies: yoga, music, reading, hiking, dancing.
Previous Yachts: G3(44m), LionShare(39m), Nero(90m)
Gorana was born in Sinj, town in Dalmatia. After finishing school to become a Dental tehnician, she went on to study Business Economics where she got her Bachelor degree. Shortly after, she pursued her love for traveling, discovered yachting and has been there for 8 years now. She has a bubbly, friendly personality which makes her a great addition to the Far Niente crew.
Hobbies: traveling, reading, hiking, working out
Previous Yachts: Huntress (112’)
Lauren was born and raised in Durban, South Africa. Living in a coastal city with a father who has a love for all things aquatic, Lauren grew up in the water and was highly involved in Life Saving, surfing, swimming and stand-up paddle boarding. Lauren received a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science and later a Master’s degree in Special Needs education and went on to become a high school biology teacher for 15 years. After 5 years teaching in Abu Dhabi and missing water terribly, Lauren was itching to get back onto a yacht having spent much time on her father’s hand-built 60 ft sailing yacht as a child. Lauren’s greatest love is to be physically active and most of her hobbies are centred around health and wellness. She has a passion for travel, food and people and so her position as Deck/Stew makes her a great fit on Far Niente.
Hobbies: Surfing, cycling, working-out, exploring, music, health & wellness
Frequently Asked Questions
How much to charter FAR NIENTE?
FAR NIENTE has a weekly charter price starting at $135,000 and an estimated daily charter price of $22,500.
How many guests on board FAR NIENTE?
FAR NIENTE can accommodate 10 sleeping guests on board in 5 cabins, with the ability to cruise with up to 12 guests and entertain groups up to 12 guests while at anchor or moored at a marina.
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|Yacht name||FAR NIENTE|
|Speed (cruising)||24.1kph / 13kn|
|Speed (max)||37kph / 20kn|
|Fuel consumption (cruising)||283.9lph / 75gph|
|Range (cruising)||2222.4km / 1200nm|
|Engine||2 x MTU/DDC 12V 4000 (2895 HP each)|
|Stabilizers||At anchor (0 speed)|