Recently imported from Italy, Marlin (ex. Sirena) offers her charter guests a taste of the Italian riviera right here in Auckland. Located just outside the Sofitel in the Viaduct Basin, step on board in one of Auckland's most prestigious waterfront locations. Marlin is best suited to 6 guests for formal seated dining, 8 guests for canapes and casual meals and a maximum of 10 guests for Waiheke Island Transfers.


17.15m / 56'3"






NZD 4,600 /4 hrs

Rate: NZD 4,600 /4 hrs
Length: 17.15m / 56'3"
Beam: 4.78m / 15'8"
Draft: TBC
Built: / Refit: 2017
Builder: Franchini Yachts
Speeds: 25 knots, Max 30 knots
Crew: 2

MARLIN is a primarily a day charter yacht - Overnight charters considered upon request.
Best suited to 6 guests for seated dining, 8 guests for casual dining or drinks and 10 guests maximum on board.

  • Minimum 4 hours booking rate: NZD $4,600
  • 8 hour rate: NZD $8,000
  • Additional Hourly Rate: NZD $1,025
  • Waiheke Transfer Rate (one way, includes 2 x crew): NZD $3,500
  • Standby hourly rate (waiting for guests at Waiheke or elsewhere): NZD $600
  • Dockside Rate - Minimum x3 Hours (1 x crew): NZD $3,000
  • Additional Hourly Dockside Rate: NZD $750
  • Rate includes: Crew of two including Captain and Service crew, hire of the yacht, yacht’s tender, equipment, water toys and fuel at 15 knot fuel efficient speed limit.

    Rate Excludes: GST = 15%, Food and beverage at cost via outside caterers. Suggested caterers and menus available upon request.

    • Swim platform with easy swim ladder
    • Spacious main saloon with Air-conditioning or heating for balmy days and cozy nights
    • High spec audio system inside and out
    • Aft deck dining for 8 guests


    • 3.8m Takacat Inflatable tender


    • Paddle Boards x2
    • Adult sized snorkelling gear x8


    Marlin is a one of a kind in Auckland's Viaduct harbour, offering full yacht charter to suit the most discerning of guests. Designed by famed Italian yacht builder Massimo Franchini, Marlin communicates the pinnacle of classic Italian design featuring; teak decks, a freshly painted dark hull with sleek aluminium and polished timber finishings. Built in 2007 by Franchini yachts in Italy to the exemplary design lines of the Emozione range. Marlin has been lovingly maintained and cared for throughout her life with a full refit here in New Zealand to ensure she complies with all New Zealand maritime safety laws.


    Marlin features a spacious saloon and fully air-conditioned or heated interior for balmy summer days and cozy evenings. x3 guest cabins down below offer ample space for day napping or overnight guests upon request.


    Your captain will deliver you and your friends to Waiheke in style, or spend a day on the water visiting the hidden gems of the Hauraki while your crew serve drinks and a long Italian lunch. Take a romantic sunset cruise with your loved one under the harbour bridge... the options are endless. Contact 37South to design your tailored experience.

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