Have you ever dreamed of chartering a superyacht? If so, you’re not alone. Every year, thousands of people embark on luxury charter yacht cruises for private getaways, corporate events, and other special occasions. Whether you’re looking to explore breathtaking coastlines, host the ultimate party, or simply enjoy a relaxing cruise at sea, superyacht charters can provide everything you need for a unique and unforgettable escape.

Of course, travelling in such style comes at a price, so how much does a luxury yacht charter cost? There are a range of factors that will affect the yacht charter price, including the size of the yacht, the on-board amenities, the length of the trip, and your charter destination. If you want a larger vessel with more extravagant features then the total yacht charter expenses will be much higher.

One of the world’s largest superyachts, Octopus, is available for private charter at a whopping $3 million per week. This 414-foot vessel offers the utmost extravagance, with a basketball court, recording studio, and two helicopter pads, but you don’t need millions of dollars to enjoy sailing yachts. In fact, the yacht charter fees for our luxury superyachts may be much more affordable than you think.


The cost to charter yachts from Crystal Blue Yacht Charters starts at $590/hour for our intimate adventurer YOT Xpress, which has room for up to 20 guests. If you’re looking for a flashier experience, the charter fee for our ultimate event venue YOT Club starts at $3750/hour for up to 400 guests. Whether you want to relax, impress, surprise or party, we own and manage a fleet of luxury motor yachts that cater to all budgets and group sizes.

Let’s take a look at the charter rate for each of our yachts.

Explore spectacular beaches with the intimate YOT Xpress private yacht.

From $590 / Hour

YOT Xpress is a unique 12m Riviera super safe rigid inflatable with 500 horsepower to explore as fast or slow as you wish. This intimate adventurer allows you to make beach landings with someone special or up to 20 guests. Charter costs for YOT Xpress start from $590 per hour.
YOT Blue is the perfect luxury private boat for entertaining.

From $1250 / Hour

YOT Blue is the perfect entertainer with a truly versatile layout for any special event or occasion. This is pure super yacht luxury, with four deluxe bedrooms all with private ensuite, three entertaining areas and fully retractable sunroof. You can enjoy a Gold Coast charter aboard YOT Blue from $1250 per hour, with options for overnight and full day cruises.
YOT 75 is the ultimate event space for luxury yacht charters.

YOT 75
From $1250 / Hour

YOT 75 is the pinnacle of yacht entertainment, licensed for up to 68 guests across two luxurious levels with two full service bars located in the main saloon and upper deck. The cost to charter YOT 75 starts at $1250 per hour for the Gold Coast. Brisbane cruises require a minimum 4 hour charter along with an additional relocation fee.
Experience a private charter cruise in true luxury with Patriot 1.

From $2375 / Hour

Patriot 1 is the gold class lounge of super yachts on the Gold Coast, offering formal dining, Versace interior and a Skydeck second level with 360 degree elevated views. Make the ultimate statement in status for your special events with this luxury yacht charter. Patriot 1 is available from $2375 per hour with a minimum charter of 2 hours.
YOT Club is the flagship of our large luxury yachts and the ultimate event venue.

From $3750 / Hour

YOT Club is designed from the “water up" to create a luxury floating oasis that takes the true meaning of “hospitality” to another level. Celebrate in style with space for up to 400 guests over two levels, including two cocktail bars, commercial kitchen and state of the art AV with production support. YOT Club is the ultimate entertainment venue and can be chartered from $3750 per hour.


For the ultimate luxury experience on the water, there's nothing quite like chartering a superyacht. Our vessels come complete with everything you could possibly need for the perfect day of sailing. Our yacht charter pricing includes an onboard crew providing full service throughout your cruise. You can kick back, relax and enjoy the comforts of your chosen yacht while our dedicated crew takes care of the rest. Our fleet of luxury superyachts are fully licensed and have an onboard catering service. Food is a highlight, with our gourmet catering menu covering options for every style of event. Beverages are available on consumption or via one of our drink packages. We are happy to work with you to create a food and beverage package that suits your budget and preferences. We offer custom itineraries, activities and support for our superyacht range. We operate 24/7 so there is complete flexibility around your departure and return time. We can also accommodate different pick up and drop off locations, but vessel travel charges from the Marina to the pickup location will apply. Whatever your special event or occasion, we have the perfect yacht charter for your needs.


Special events are all about creating unique and memorable experiences. When you hire a yacht, we can help you plan something a little different that your family, friends, colleagues will rave about. Some of our popular custom activities are listed below. Contact our events team to discuss the extras for your luxury yacht charter.

Optional Extras
  • Fireworks: from $5950
  • Jetpack pyrotechnic show: from $3500
  • Jet Boarding: from $129 / person 10 people minimum
  • Helicopter Transfer: Ask for prices on the ultimate rockstar upgrade
  • Jetski: $350 / hour
  • Jetboat: $990 / hour multiple rides from YOT Blue base
  • Parasailing: from $95 / person
  • Fishing: from $100 / hour
  • DJ & LIve Music: from $150 / hour
  • Photo & Video: POA for custom needs
  • Cocktail on Arrival: from $17 / cocktail
  • Styling: from $399


Chat to us via contact form or call 0756 381 265. We are here to understand your plans and deliver the best value and most memorable event. We’ll help you find a suitable yacht charter for your birthday party, corporate event, hen’s party, bucks party, wedding or any celebration on the Gold Coast and Brisbane. Whatever your special event or occasion, our professional team will manage every detail from start to finish. Contact our team to receive a tailored quote for your specific needs.