Charter

Big Discounts on Quality Charter Yachts
Two well-regarded motoryachts with experienced charter captains announced big discounts this week, one for Bahamas charters this spring and the other for Mediterranean charters this summer. First is ...
Tonga-Bound Charter Yacht Launches Website
I received an e-mail this morning from Stu and Fran Rattle, the intrepid owner-operators of the 45-foot sailing catamaran Two if by Sea. They sent word from somewhere between ...
Broker: Bookings are Like ‘Mexican Standoff’
Friday's edition of The New York Times included this article about how the world's wealthy are beginning to open their pocketbooks, albeit cautiously, for the ...
Yachts Prep for South Pacific Season
The prime season for South Pacific yacht charter is about to begin, and my in-box is thus filling quickly with news about yachts that are preparing to welcome guests ...
Save $1,500 to $2,000 on New England Charter
Management company Nicholson Yachts has just announced that the 57-foot sailing yacht Saskianna is offering an early-booking discount for summer charters in New England. If you book by ...
New Vidcast: On Charter in Norway
The April edition of Yachting magazine (on newsstands now!) contains this article that I wrote about a charter aboard the 62-foot Swan sailing yacht Early Purple on Norway's west coast. I met the yacht near the city of ...
New Motoryacht in Greek Charter Market
Atalanta Golden Yachts sends word from Greece that the 115-foot Falcon motoryacht Helios has launched from the shipyard and is available for charter bookings this summer. Even better, ...
BVI Sailing Cat’s Calendar Nearly Full
Here's some good news about charter demand this spring and summer in the British Virgin Islands: The 44-foot sailing catamaran Catalyst is down to just two remaining weeks of ...
Ask Your Broker: Can You Hear Me Now?
One of my job perks as a journalist covering the crewed yacht charter industry is that I regularly get to see boats, crew, and brokers in action. The ...
$20,000 Discount on Bahamas Charters
Today is April 1, so I know you're likely to think a discount this steep must be an April Fool's joke. On the contrary: The 108-foot custom-built gulet Quasart ...