Xclusive Yachts

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Xclusive Yachts
TypePrivate company
Founded2006; 17 years ago (2006)
FounderAmit Patel
HeadquartersDubai, United Arab Emirates
Revenue100 million USD
Number of employees

Xclusive Yachts is an operator of luxury yachts based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.[1][2]


Xclusive Yachts was launched in 2006 by entrepreneur Amit Patel.[3][4] Amit Patel is the company's founder and managing director.[5] In 2017, company had launched "High Tea at Sea" concept to provide daytime activities in the middle of sea.[6]

Xclusive Yachts owns 70-plus boats and yachts,[7] most of which were built by German shipyard company Lürssen.[8]

In October 2022, the company saw an increase in bookings as some football fans booked Xclusive Yachts boats to watch the 2022 FIFA World Cup.[9][10]

On 6 August 2022, company has started their partnership with Zaatar w Zeit.[11]

Xclusive Yachts has opened "Xclusive Sea School" which is a marine training institute recognized by Royal Yachting Association (RYA).[12][13]

Xclusive yachts and other most beautiful spots was featured in Dubai Monopoly board.[14][15][16]

Yallacompare, a Dubai based insurance company has collaborated with Xclusive Yachts in 2022.[17]

Awards and Honors[edit]

  • On November 8, 2014, Xclusive Yachts awarded with Tatweej Academy Tourism Leaders Award For the UAE's best Luxury Yacht Charter.[18]
  • Winner Best Charter Company Middle East 2010, Arabian Gulf Yachting Award.[19]
  • The company received the 2010 Arabian Gulf Yachting Award for "Charter Company of the Year".[20]


  1. ^ K. Vinayak Raj (28 April 2021). "Luxury yachts brands of Dubai". The Hindu. New Delhi, India. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 26 February 2022.
  2. ^ "Gulf Craft" (PDF). Dubai-deluxe.com. Retrieved 20 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Amit Patel leading Xclusive Yachts' decade long journey". The New Indian Express.
  4. ^ "Xclusive Yachts launches unique boat club membership concept". Gulf News.
  5. ^ "It's plain sailing between". Khaleej Times.
  6. ^ Nasir, Sarwat. "High tea on yacht to fill daytime void in Dubai". Khaleej Times.
  7. ^ KR, Srivatsa (18 August 2022). "How This Entrepreneur Is Disrupting the Yacht Rental Industry". Entrepreneur India.
  8. ^ "Peter Lürssen joins list of speakers for Gulf Superyacht Summit". www.superyachttimes.com.
  9. ^ Ibrahim, Menatalla (5 October 2022). "Football by the sea: Fans rent $20,000-a-night Dubai superyachts to watch World Cup". Doha News.
  10. ^ "Xclusive Yachts Witnesses a Surge in Demand Amid the World Cup". northernnews.
  11. ^ "Zaatar w Zeit special offer for Xclusive Boat Club members". Khaleej Times.
  12. ^ "How Amit Patel's Xclusive Yachts has grown exponentially to dominate its niche". International Business Times. 13 September 2022.
  13. ^ "Xclusive Yachts' Xclusive Sea School: Your Path To Enthralling Activities". Outlook (Indian magazine). 26 September 2022.
  14. ^ "Monopoly Dubai: All the spots featured on the new board". Gulf News.
  15. ^ "World of Monopoly". www.worldofmonopoly.com.
  16. ^ "The Dubai Monopoly board is here and some of the spots could surprise you". Arab News.
  17. ^ "Xclusive Yachts teams up with Yallacompare". Khaleej Times.
  18. ^ "'Xclusive Yachts' is Honored with the 2014 Tourism Leaders Award". Business Wire. 18 November 2014.
  19. ^ "Majesty 125 superyacht wins Arabian Gulf Yachting Award - DesignCurial". www.designcurial.com.
  20. ^ World, SuperYacht (1 December 2010). "Gulf Craft wins Gulf Yachting Award". SuperYacht World.