August 2015

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    A Captain's Take on Yacht Charter in the Swedish Archipelago

    Late last week, I had a chance to chat with Capt. Laurance Ottley of the 112-foot Valdettaro sailing yacht Ree, which is part of the Nicholson Yachts charter fleet. The yacht is currently in the Swedish archipelago, an unusual locale for crewed yacht charter. Ottley and his crew have spent the past couple of months […]

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    10 Best Late-Season Yacht Charter Options

    Perini Navi USA tells us the 196-foot Perini Navi sailing yacht Seahawk still has charter availability after September 20 in the Mediterranean.   Also from Perini Navi USA, the iconic 288-foot Perini Navi sailing yacht Maltese Falcon is open for bookings in the Mediterranean beginning this October.   CU Yacht Charters tells us the 100-foot Hargrave […]

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    Superb Sailing Charter Options from Perini Navi

    Perini Navi tells me that a number of the top sailing yachts in its fleet have late-season charter availability across the Mediterranean. At the top of the list is the iconic, 288-foot Perini Navi sailing yacht Maltese Falcon (shown at right), which is not only taking bookings for this October in the Mediterranean, but also […]

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    Seas the Day on these Wicked Water Toys!

    Time to make a splash! Super yacht toys are an unbeatable way to bring more excitement to your boat charter, whether you have energetic kids or are feeling adventurous as adults we know a great selection to please everyone, from challenging equipment to relaxing lounge gear. There is no better way to get your adrenaline pumping than […]

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    Another Late-Season Charter Option in New England

    We have a second announcement this week about late-season yacht charter options in New England: the 100-foot Hargrave motoryacht Limitless. CU Yacht Charters tells me yacht (which previously chartered as Da Bubba) will be based in Newport, Rhode Island, through the end of December. Inquiries are being taken at a weekly base rate of $45,000. […]

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    Camper and Nicholsons Appoints New CEO

    On August 26, Superyachts.com uploaded this article about the new CEO at Camper and Nicholsons International, who says one priority will be a division called Yachtster that features luxury day charters.

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    Ibiza and Formentera Gastronomic Extravaganza

    Ibiza is enjoying one of the most successful summers to date, showcasing that it really can match the quality of the French Riviera and Amalfi Coast. Whether you’re looking for family friendly hangouts, lavish beach clubs or fine dining restaurants, Ibiza can offer it all. Most importantly, the white island is still humble to its origins and recognises the importance of […]

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    Late-Season Availability on New England Yacht Charter

    Northrop and Johnson sends word that the 120-foot Crescent motoryacht Impetuous still has availability in New England, where she can be booked with no delivery fees for itineraries that are round-trip from Newport. Impetuous is a 2004 build that underwent a substantial interior refit in February 2013. She is, in the words of the management […]

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    Save 10 Percent on Mediterranean Yacht Charter

    Fraser Yachts Worldwide tells me the 162-foot Benetti motoryacht Rima II has dropped her weekly base rate by 10 percent for Mediterranean yacht charter in the South of France or Balearic Isles. The regular weekly base rate to charter Rima II during September is €149,000. That is dropping to €135,000 starting August 26. Rima II is […]

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