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  • Lurssen charter yacht Solandge

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    10 Best Charter Yachts at the 2016 Palm Beach Boat Show

    The 279-foot Lurssen motoryacht Solandge (the largest yacht scheduled to appear at 2016 Palm Beach International Boat Show) will be on display with Moran Yacht & Ship. She charters through Fraser Yachts Worldwide. The 203-foot VSY motoryacht Sealyon will be on display for sale with IYC. The yacht charters through Y.CO. The 183-foot Benetti motoryacht […]

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  • Christensen charter yacht Match Point

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    Longtime Charter Capt. Roy Hodges Joins Match Point

    I just heard some news that makes me smile. One of my all-time favorite charter couples, Capt. Roy and Stephanie Hodges, are now running the 161-foot Christensen motoryacht Match Point. She’s for charter through IYC in the Bahamas, with plans to move to New England for the summer 2016 charter season. I first met Capt. […]

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    $35,000 Rate Reduction for Winter Yacht Charter

    Here’s a good one at the start of the new year: Northrop and Johnson tells me the 171-foot Feadship motoryacht Gravitas has dropped her weekly base rate for January and February. Previously, the lowest weekly base rate was $230,000. For this month and February, it’s now $195,000. Gravitas, which previously was known as Battered Bull, […]

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    Interview: Charter Yacht Chef Jean-Paul Barcena

    Date interviewed: November 2015   I understand you have one of the most interesting ideas for keeping guests happy during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this month. Yes, the crew has rigged a makeshift keg-o-rator in the engine room. So you can check out the boat, have a beer and relax.   Now that’s […]

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    10 Best Charter Yachts on Display at the 2015 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

    Robert J. Cury and Associates will have the 135-foot Christensen motoryacht Atlantica available for tours.   The 171-foot Feadship Gravitas will be on display with Northrop and Johnson, which just welcomed the yacht to its charter fleet.   Also expected to be part of the Northrop and Johnson display is the 153-foot Feadship motoryacht Charisma. […]

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  • Azimut charter yacht Vivere

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    10 Best Charter Yachts in New England

    Sea Bear, a 126-foot Christensen motoryacht known for top-notch cuisine, has a new chef this summer in New England. Ask him about his experience on the Food Network television show “Cutthroat Kitchen.” New to the RJC Yachts fleet in New England this summer is Sixty-Six, an 87-foot Johnson whose captain and crew made a great […]

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  • charter yacht Maita'i

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    10 Best Charter Yachts Offering Summer Incentive Deals

    Churchill Yacht Partners says the 154-foot Admiral motoryacht Rhino is offering eight days of charter for the price of seven in either New England or the Bahamas during July and August. The 123-foot Gdansk sailing yacht Alexa is giving a 10-percent discount on last-minute bookings in Spain’s Balearic Isles, through Ocean Independence. Also from Ocean Independence […]

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    Motoryacht Gravitas Arrives in New England

    Ocean Independence tells me the 171-foot Feadship motoryacht Gravitas has just made her way to New England for a July Fourth celebration off the coast of Boston. Following that event, Gravitas will be available from New England on up to Maine for the rest of the summer, at a special weekly base rate of $195,000 […]

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    Save 15 Percent on Bahamas Yacht Charter

    Ocean Independence tells me the 171-foot Feadship motoryacht Gravitas is dropping her weekly base rate to $195,000 for charters this summer in Florida and the Bahamas. That’s a 15-percent savings compared with the usual weekly base rate of $230,000 to charter Gravitas. Gravitas, which previously was known as Battered Bull, is a 1995 build that completed […]

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