June 2016

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  • Delta charter yacht Katya

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    $20,000 Price Drop on East Coast USA Charters

    Northrop and Johnson sends word that the 150-foot Delta motoryacht Katya is moving from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, up to Newport, Rhode Island. In order to secure some en-route charters, the owner is dropping Katya‘s weekly base rate from $150,000 to $130,000. Katya is a 2009 build that accommodates 10 to 12 guests. I got aboard […]

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  • classic charter yacht Malahne

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    Classic Motoryacht has August Charter Dates Open

    When the 164-foot, Camper & Nicholsons-built Malahne joined the Edmiston and Company charter fleet in spring 2015, the photos alone had me psyched. Now comes word that she has charter dates open starting August 13 in the Mediterranean. Even more reason to celebrate, right? Malahne is a truly classic stunner, originally launched in 1937. She […]

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  • CRN charter yacht Emotion

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    Prime-Time Charter Dates Open on CRN Emotion

    Fraser Yachts sends word that the 139-foot CRN motoryacht Emotion has some prime-time openings in the Adriatic. Charter bookings are still being accepted for July 11-23, and for September 5-21. Emotion is a 2007 build that most recently was refit in 2012. I got on board Emotion just after the refit, when she was displayed […]

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    Save €9,000 on Prime-Time Mediterranean Yacht Charter

    Here’s a good way to start the week: Ocean Independence tells me the 93-foot Peri motoryacht Quantum is dropping her weekly base rate from €44,000 to €35,000 for a charter July 27 through August 3, round-trip from France’s Baie des Anges. That’s an even better deal than the owner was willing to give on high season dates […]

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    10 Best Yachts Open for Charter in New England

    Nicholson Yachts is offering the 91-foot Corey Island Boat Works sailing yacht Tree of Life. She accommodates six guests in three staterooms at a lowest weekly base rate of $15,000. Y.CO is promoting the 150-foot expedition motoryacht Pioneer, built by Palmer Johnson in 1996. She was refit in 2015. You may remember her by her […]

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    Moonen Yacht Beluga for Charter in Australia

    Ocean Alliance has just welcomed the 113-foot Moonen motoryacht Beluga to the charter fleet, with itineraries available on the Great Barrier Reef as well as in the Whitsunday Islands, North Queensland and the South Pacific islands. Beluga is a 2006 build that most recently was refit in 2011. She accommodates 10 to 12 guests in […]

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    New to the Churchill Yachts Charter Fleet: No Buoys

    Churchill Yacht Partners has just welcomed the 139-foot Abeking and Rasmussen motoryacht No Buoys to the charter fleet. No Buoys is a 1985 build that underwent an extensive, 18-month refit and extension at the Delta shipyard, completing work in 2009. Among other things, the yacht’s aft section was extended and her main engines were replaced. […]

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  • charter yacht Bonnie Lynn

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    Bonnie Lynn to Charter at America's Cup in 2017

    A couple of weeks ago, Nicholson Yachts sent word that the 93-foot CNB sailing yacht Savarona and the 108-foot Alloy sailing yacht Marae had both received VIP flags for “front-row” charters during the America’s Cup in Bermuda next year. Now comes word from Nicholson that another yacht, the 72-foot schooner Bonnie Lynn, also will be in […]

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    Prime-Time Charter Gap on Motoryacht Talitha

    Now here’s something I don’t see every day: One of the world’s most iconic motoryachts for charter has a prime-time gap in her charter calendar, with availability August 14-21 in the Mediterranean. Talitha is a 262-foot classic built in 1929 by Krupp Kiel. Her most recent refit was in 2014, ensuring that all systems and […]

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    Interview: Chef Sam Holloway on QM of London

    Sam Holloway, chef aboard the 164-foot Benetti motoryacht QM of London, took first prize in the category for the world’s largest charter yachts at last month’s MYBA Charter Show in Genoa, Italy. I caught up with him last week while QM of London was cruising in the Mediterranean. Here’s a look at how he became […]

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