January 2014

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    10-Percent Discount on BVI Yacht Charter

    Thinking about a romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day? The 65-foot sailing catamaran Shangri-La is giving a 10-percent discount during that week of February in the Virgin Islands. Shangri-La is a 1999 build that accommodates eight guests in four cabins. Two have king-size beds and two have queen-size beds, making Shangri-La an ideal option for adult […]

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    Save 40 Percent on Caribbean Yacht Charter

    Here’s a big one from Oceanstyle by Burgess: The 118-foot Amels motoryacht Blue Attraction is giving a 40-percent discount on Caribbean charters of seven days or more throughout the month of February. Regularly, the weekly base rate to charter Blue Attraction is $60,000. It is being slashed to $35,000. The only stipulation to receive the […]

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  • Yacht Charter, Super Yacht, Luxury Yachting

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    Yacht Charter Experiences: Family Fun on a Crewed Yacht Charter

    The Caribbean There is nothing better than enjoying Family Fun on a crewed yacht charter.  With a multitude of worldwide yacht charter locations, a Family Fun crewed yacht charter itinerary can be created around whatever your family loves to do; whether enjoying water sports and fun in the sun in warm Caribbean waters, or hitting […]

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  • Lloyd's charter yacht Robusto

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    Save 30 Percent on Charter Yacht Robusto

    Ocean Independence sends word that the 140-foot Lloyd’s motoryacht Robusto is offering a 30-percent discount for a charter during MIPIM, which is scheduled to be held this year from March 10-14 in Cannes, France. The regular weekly base rate to charter Robusto is €85,000. For MIPIM, the rate is being reduced to €60,700. Robusto is […]

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  • charter yacht broker Bruce Schattenberg

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    Bruce Schattenberg to Lead Allied Marine Charter Division

    Allied Marine, a division of the Ferretti Group, has named industry veteran Bruce Schattenberg its new director of luxury yacht charters. He will work out of a new Allied Marine office at Bahia Mar in Fort Lauderdale, leading the charter division as well as re-establishing the superyacht division for sales of new and brokerage yachts […]

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  • charter yacht broker Barbara Stork Landeweer

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    Barbara Stork Landeweer is IYC Charter Agent of the Year

    For the third consecutive year, International Yacht Collection has named Barbara Stork Landeweer its charter agent of the year. The award for 2013 follows Landeweer’s bookings for charter clients aboard a number of large motoryachts. They include the 237-foot WEM Lines RM Elegant, the 230-foot Benetti Reverie, the 201-foot Amels Solemar, the 164-foot Delta Arianna, […]

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    2 Boys In A Boat reaching finish!

    2 Boys In A Boat – Only hours until the end of their Atlantic Crossing! Boatbookings are avidly watching Jamie and Luke, the team 2 Boys In A Boat, who are on the final leg of the Talisker Whiksky Challenge!   They are now just 55 nautical miles from Antigua and are only a few hours from finishing! […]

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    Well This Sure Looks Like Heart-Pounding Fun

    The 146-foot Astilleros de Mallorca motoryacht Berzinc has added a heart-pounding new toy to her water-sports arsenal. It’s called a Flyboard. That’s the Flyboard in the photograph at right, which is courtesy of Zapata Racing. The toy uses power from a Jet Ski to engage its water jets, which riders can then use to propel […]

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    New for Yacht Charter in Spain

    Ocean Independence has just welcomed the 98-foot Sanlorenzo motoryacht Carom to the charter fleet. She will be available this summer in Spain’s Balearic Isles, as well as in the broader West Mediterranean. Carom is a 1999 build that was most recently refit in 2005. She accommodates eight to 10 guests in four staterooms, including two […]

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