April 2017

Monthly Archives

  • Classic charter yacht Menorca

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    Classic Yacht Charter Style: Motoryacht Menorca

    Chartering a classic motoryacht is like stepping back in time to the Golden Age of Yachting. Motoryachts built prior to the 1970s have an almost otherworldly feel to them, a type of elegance that is simply unmatched by today’s builds. Some classic yachts have been restored or rebuilt to modern standards while retaining their original charm—meaning […]

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  • Fitzroy charter yacht Ohana

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    Monaco and Cannes Event Charters: Save €25,000

    Fraser says the 163-foot Fitzroy sailing yacht Ohana is dropping her weekly base rate by €25,000 through May in the Mediterranean. With the discount, the weekly base rate goes from €150,000 to €125,000—and the deal is good for the Monaco Grand Prix and Cannes Film Festival. Ohana is is a 2012 build that accommodates 10 to 12 guests […]

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  • Alloy charter yacht Genevieve

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    Genevieve Joins McMaster Charter Fleet

    McMaster Yachts has welcomed the 121-foot Alloy sailing yacht Genevieve to the charter fleet. Genevieve is a 1996 build designed by the renowned naval architects at Dubois. She accommodates as many as nine guests in four staterooms, including a full-beam master. Availability starts in late July in the Mediterranean, with inquiries also being accepted for […]

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  • Horizon charter yacht Wheels

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    Sicily and Malta: Yacht Charter Deal Available

    Ocean Independence says the 116-foot Horizon motoryacht Wheels is dropping her weekly base rate by 10 percent during May in Sicily and Malta. The only catch is that you have to book at least three days on board. With that condition met, the weekly base rate drops from €70,000 to €63,000. Wheels is a 2002 build that […]

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  • RMK charter yacht Cornelia

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    New to Y.CO Charter Fleet: Cornelia

    Y.CO has welcomed the 111-foot RMK Marine motoryacht Cornelia to the charter fleet. She’ll base in the Mediterranean year-round, accommodating as many as nine guests in four staterooms. Cornelia is a 2006 build that just completed a refit for 2017. The recent work included a hull repaint, new interior carpeting and an overhaul of the […]

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  • charter yacht Eros

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    America's Cup Yacht Charter: Eros is Available

    Nicholson Yachts sends word that the classic 115-foot schooner Eros is still available for charter at many America’s Cup events from late May through the end of June in Bermuda. Eros is already booked June 14-19, but is open for spectator charters during the America’s Cup qualifying races, playoffs, regattas and finals. (That includes the J-Class […]

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  • 2017 MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona

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    Editor's Report: MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona

    The MYBA Charter Show—long held in Genoa, Italy, and moved for the first time this year to Barcelona, Spain—is an invitation- and industry-only event for charter yachts, brokers and press. It’s a great chance for insiders to get the scoop on what’s happening in the crewed yacht charter market. Here are a few of my top insights […]

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  • Alloy charter yacht Akiko

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    Akiko, Formerly VvS1, Returns to Charter

    Ocean Alliance has welcomed the 112-foot Alloy motoryacht Akiko to the charter fleet in Australia and the South Pacific. Formerly known as VvS1, a charter yacht that I was aboard (and loved) in Fiji, Akiko is a 2007 build that recently got new owners. They took the yacht to the McMullen and Wing shipyard in […]

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  • Jeanneau charter yacht Thea

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    New to Ocean Independence Charter Fleet: Thea

    Ocean Independence has just welcomed the 64-foot Jeanneau sailing yacht Thea to the charter fleet. Thea is in the process of getting her Spanish charter license and is expected to offer itineraries this summer in the Balearic Isles. Launched in 2015, Thea is making her charter debut this summer. She was designed by Philippe Briand […]

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  • Cantieri di Pisa charter yacht Gladius sundeck

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    Mediterranean Yacht Charter: Motoryacht Gladius Refit

    Edmiston has just sent some fantastic new photos of the 127-foot Cantieri di Pisa motoryacht Gladius, which has completed a refit ahead of the summer yacht charter season in the Mediterranean. Gladius is a 2007 build that accommodates 10 guests in five staterooms. The refit completed in 2016 included new audiovisual equipment, outdoor furniture and […]

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