The Leeward Islands are a diverse and unique chain of islands on the Eastern end of the Caribbean Sea. The experience of chartering in the Leeward Islands is one of a kind, making these islands one of the most popular destinations.
Choosing a charter by luxury yacht, sailing, or catamaran allows guest the optimal advantage of traveling the Leeward Islands. Many of the most beautiful and uninhibited areas with private beaches, can only be accessible by sea due to the volcanic landscape surrounding. All of our chartering vessels have tenders allowing guests the option of experiencing these pieces of paradise.
Mother Nature showed her great ingenuity in outlining Guadeloupe in the form of a beautiful butterfly placed impeccably in the Caribbean Sea. Where the insects two wings come together is where you will find the French department’s economical capital, Pointe-à-Pitre. To the north is the region of Grande-Terre carpeted with sugarcane fields and bordered with white sandy beaches. In the south is Basse-Terre featuring some magnificent forest-covered slopes of la Soufrière, the islands volcano standing 1467 meters above sea level. For those who are not quite tempted by breathtaking landscapes and divine fragrances, Sunreef Yachts Charter meets your needs to spend the luxury vacation of a lifetime aboard one of our luxury charter mega yacht, luxury charter catamarans or luxury charter sailing yachts in order to take full advantage of the nature’s best on this island: the Caribbean Sea tempting with its azure transparent waters.
Antigua, St. Kitts, and Nevis
Sailing further along the Leeward Islands are the islands of Antigua, St. Kitts, and Nevis. These islands offer the true tranquility of the Leeward Islands. They are more tropical in landscape, produce an abundance of brightly colored wild flowers, and glisten with pristine white sand beaches. Anchoring off any of these destinations one can easily unwind, breathing in the fresh Caribbean air and taking in the spectacular view, all in the luxury of your own custom charter getaway.
St. Barts is another French island in the West Indies not to be missed during your luxury charter vacation with Sunreef Yachts Charter. This tropical island is very sophisticated boasting fashionable boutiques located in Gustavia, the island’s largest city. Savor local delicacies in numerous specialty restaurants and cafes. Just outside of Gustavia you will find a pristine shell beach rimmed with crushed seashells easily accessible with your luxury charter mega yacht or luxury charter catamaran. This bustling island prides on a vibrant nightlife with many bars such as Baz Bar and Yacht Club where DJs play fantastic music and bands give live performances. This is a true paradise of the French West Indies, a tropical and naturally elegant island filled with amicable tranquility and joyous ambiance. The small island of St. Barts is an utterly chic retreat not to be missed during your luxury charter vacation. A miniature airfield with a short landing strip demands great skill from pilots who are granted special permission to land in this terrestrial paradise. St. Barts is the ultimate tropical haven with palaces, chic boutiques and magnificent beaches all concentrated on only 21 km2, a land populated by a little less than 9 000 people. This islet is only a short sail away from Saint Martin, another French island, and BVI.
The island of Saba, only a few miles away from St. Martin, is a divers dream. You will be fascinated with the beautiful bright colored reefs and ship wrecks that are home to some of the most interesting and endangered marine life, such as the sea horse. The densely populated island has a variety of trails to choose from ranging in difficulty. There is not much accommodation on the island, so having a luxury charter vessel is the perfect way to relax from your adventurous day in Saba.
The island of St. Martin is the most popular of the Leeward Islands, and without a visit here your holiday is incomplete. St. Martin is divided in 2 sections, the Dutch and the French side. If you have shopping on your list, there is no shortage of duty free designer jewelry and electronics on the Dutch side in Phillipsburg. The famous Sunset Beach Bar is situated on the beachfront just a few feet away from airport landing strip. It is the perfect location to welcome guests joining you for your charter with the bar’s signature drink the Guava Berry Colada. Night life is always happening in St. Martin. There is no shortage of gambling hotspots and clubs. The popular club, Bliss features DJs from around the world, dancing, and premium beverages. The French side of the island is a little more quite, but definitely not lacking in fun, offering more adventurous types of activities such as zip lining through the Loterie Farm’s jungle canopy. There you will also find less populated beach areas. Fryers Bay is an ideal romantic spot to enjoy delicious lunch on this local’s beach, while marveling at the exotic landscape. Grand Case is a gastronome’s heaven, chefs from all over the world fall in love with St. Martin and their passion shows in their cuisine.