M.Y. Sea Raes has returned to Sydney Harbour for a luxurious second season

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M.Y. Sea Raes has returned to Sydney Harbour for a luxurious second season

Words by Staff Writer

Australia’s Iconic Superyacht, a floating extension of Raes on Wategos, offers unmatched charters and culinary delights.

The epitome of luxury, M.Y. Sea Raes, has embarked on its second season in the iconic Sydney Harbour. Arriving in early November, the superyacht promises an unrivaled experience, blending the opulence of Australia’s renowned boutique hotel, Raes on Wategos, with the sparkling charm of Sydney’s waterways.

With day, overnight, and private charters on the menu, Sea Raes is gearing up to provide a summer to remember.

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This 101ft tri-deck marvel, crafted for up to eight guests for overnight stays and 30 guests for day charters, is the epitome of elegance. From elevated long lunches to private events against the backdrop of the Sydney skyline, Sea Raes offers a unique opportunity to experience the harbour like never before. Culinary aficionados are in for a treat, with menus curated by Raes’ award-winning executive chef, Jason Saxby, featuring locally-sourced sustainable produce.


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Guests can indulge in a feast featuring delights like salt-baked snapper with seaweed and lemon myrtle crust, Bay lobster alla Catalana, bistecca fiorentina with salsa verde, and sgroppino with seasonal sorbet. The menus, tailored to individual preferences, can be enjoyed in various settings – be it breakfast al fresco, lunch on the top deck, aperitivo at sunset, or dessert with a movie in the main saloon. Sea Raes accommodates up to 14 guests for a seated dining experience or provides canapés and grazing for larger groups.

Designed by Tamsin Johnson, Sea Raes’ interiors reflect a seamless extension of the Raes on Wategos seaside lifestyle. With chic teak paneling, intricate marquetry, and monochromatic natural fabrics, the superyacht exudes an elegant and considered aesthetic. Equipped with stand-up paddleboards, skis, wakeboards, inflatable towables, snorkeling gear, and an inflatable pool & trampoline, Sea Raes ensures guests make the most of their nautical adventure.

The superyacht boasts a master cabin, VIP cabin, and two twin cabins, each with ensuites. Designer minimalism is the theme, with Sea Raes embodying a chic allure that echoes the sophistication of the Raes brand.

Part of the illustrious Raes portfolio, Sea Raes sets the gold standard for luxury charters on Australia’s East Coast. Whether it’s an overnight escape or a memorable event, Sea Raes promises an unforgettable experience from the moment guests step aboard.

Bookings for the Sydney season are now open. For more information on day packages and luxury charters aboard M.Y. Sea Raes, visit searaes.com.au