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Lunch onboard superyacht Diamond A in Antigua

Thursday, 23 December 2010

At the Antigua Charter Yacht Meeting David Price of Hill Robinson invited me for lunch on the 57 metre Diamond A (formerly Ultima III), as he was convinced that Head Chef Duncan Thomson and Chef Adam Rice would surprise me with some delicious cuisine. We were welcomed onboard with Champagne by Captain Owen Jones. Read More

Lara-Jo Houghting joins Churchill Yacht Partners

Friday, 17 December 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners has announce the expansion of the Charter Management Division with the recent addition of Lara-Jo ‘LJ’ Houghting, formerly of Northrop and Johnson Yachts-Ships Inc. Over the past decade LJ has established a solid foundation in the operations of all aspects of the yachting industry. Read More

Pershing 90 Tiger Lily of London joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Friday, 17 December 2010

Oceanstyle have added Tiger Lily of London to their charter fleet. Stunning exterior lines and impressive performance make this Pershing 90 the ultimate yacht for a stylish charter. Tiger Lily is undoubtedly the finest example available today. High quality of construction and finishing is combined with impressive performance. Read More

Superyacht Harle joins charter fleet of Northrop and Johnson

Thursday, 16 December 2010

Northrop and Johnson has announced the addition of motor yacht Harle to their charter fleet. The award winning Harle is one of the finest 45 metre ocean going yachts in the world. Designed, engineered and built by Feadship, this superyacht has a unique layout and offers unparalleled performance. Read More

Primo Yacht adds superyacht Perla del Mare to charter fleet

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Primo Yacht have been appointed Central Charter Agents for the brand-new S/Y Perla del Mare. Built by Turkish shipyard SABA, she can accommodate 12 guests in 6 ultra-modern, spacious and sophisticated cabins. Designed by Naval Studio and Sabahattin Uçar, Perla del Mare has a sophisticated Mediterranean style. Read More

Paris A joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Friday, 3 December 2010

Oceanstyle have added a brand new yacht to their charter fleet, offering the best of the best, delivered from the world renowned Maiora Shipyard. High quality of construction and finishing is combined with impressive performance and range. Stunning interior design ensures that Paris A is truly a magnificent feat of design and engineering. Read More

Sailing yacht El Aleph joins charter fleet of Ocean Independence

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

The latest addition to the charter fleet of Ocean Independence is a very unusual sailing yacht, the Phinisi designed El Aleph. The 32 metre sailing yacht was built by the Konjo Boat Builders of Tanu Beru, Indonesia in 2009. This winter season El Aleph will cruise in Thailand, Burma and the Andaman Islands and in the Summer. Read More

Superyacht Polar Star joins charter fleet of IYR

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

The latest superyacht to join the growing charter fleet of International Yacht Register is the 62.97 metre Polar Star. She is the third Lürssen motor yacht, the other two being the 67.10 metre Apoise and the 58.55 metre Capri, in the charter fleet of IYR. Polar Star was delivered by the German shipyard in 2005. The yacht’s exterior styling is by Espen Oeino. Read More

Superyacht Cheeky Tiger joins YCO charter fleet

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

YCO has announced the addition of Cheeky Tiger to its charter fleet. Onboard or ashore this sleek and modern Leopard 34 will turn heads. Her open layout, sunroof and bar in the main salon seamlessly bring the outside in and are ideal for entertaining. Cheeky Tiger's charter rate is 60,000 / 75,000 EUR per week. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Feadship Teleost combines technology with tradition

Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Teleost is one of the world's finest motor yachts available for charter, combining the best of modern technology with traditional design and craftsmanship. At 49m (161'), Teleost is large enough to afford her guests every possible luxury - including the sense of intimacy that can be lost in larger vessels. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Isabel joins Churchill Yacht Partners charter fleet

Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners have announced that Isabel, the has joined the charter fleet. Isabel is a superbly elegant new (2010) classic sailing yacht with an immaculate Edwardian-style, glossy varnished teak interior, two equal sized VIP staterooms, a comfortable main salon, pilothouse with panoramic views and a large comfortable cockpit. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Katya joins Burgess charter fleet

Monday, 29 November 2010

Burgess have added the 151 foot Delta Katya to their charter fleet.  Katya's interior is both elegant and comfortable and features dark figured khaya veneers, amboina and maple burls, and crotch mahogany as the feature woods. She will  be attending the Antigua Charter Show next week. Read More

Edmiston adds 79 metre superyacht TV to charter fleet

Monday, 29 November 2010

Edmiston has announced that the 79m Lürssen TV (ex: Madsummer), designed by Espen Oeino, has joined their charter fleet. TV can accommodate 12 guests for charter in 9 staterooms, and features a stunning interior design by Alberto Pinto. TV will be available at $850,000 in the low season, and €850,000 in the high season. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Passion, one of the finest superyachts available for charter

Sunday, 28 November 2010

An invitation to join superyacht Passion on a  short Caribbean cruise, provided the perfect opportunity to experience one of the finest superyachts available for charter, in one of the most popular cruising areas. Passion, a name and a yacht of no modest stature in yachting circles, is a 53m Swedeship, built in 1986. Read More

Memory of Andreas Liveras lives on through charter yacht Andreas L

Friday, 26 November 2010

Two years ago to the day, during the terrorist attacks which took place place in Mumbai, the world lost one of the entrepreneurs of the yachting business; Andreas Liveras, the chairman and founder of Liveras Yachts. Today, Liveras Yachts hopes that the spirit and joie de vivre of its founder Andreas Liveras will live on through Andreas L. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: YPI brings Valquest and Glaze

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Fresh from their recent and much talked about appearances at the Monaco and Fort Lauderdale shows, Valquest and Glaze are now to appear together at this year’s Antigua Charter Show taking place from 6 – 11 December. The 41-metre Dubois-designed Fast Cruising Sloop Valquest, comes from custom yacht builder Bloemsma Van Breemen. Read More

Burgess adds 60 metre new built superyacht Yogi to charter fleet

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Burgess has announced an exciting new addition to their charter fleet, the 60.2m (197.5ft) Yogi, due for delivery in 2011, by the Proteksan Turquoise yard in Turkey. Yogi will be available for her inaugural charter season, in the summer of 2011 in the Mediterranean. She offers accommodation for 12 guests in 6 cabins. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Feadship Illusion looks better than ever

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Following an extensive refit and an extension to 55m, the elegant Feadship Illusion looks better than ever and offers more deck space and a beach club. Illusion is part of the Edmiston charter fleet, and will be attending the Antigua Charter Show in two weeks time. Her interior design is the work of Bannenberg and Rowell. Read More

Superyacht Elisa joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Monday, 22 November 2010

Oceanstyle have added a stunning 105 Akhir, delivered by the world renowned Cantieri di Pisa Shipyard, to their ever growing charter fleet. Elisa combines a high quality of construction and finish with impressive performance and range. Elisa features stunning interior design and a spacious deck layout. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Marie joins Fraser Yachts charter fleet

Thursday, 18 November 2010

The 55 metre Marie has joined the charter fleet of Fraser Yachts. Marie has a classic profile that belies a modern underwater hull – an evolution and lighter version of an award-winning ketch designed and built by the same team five years ago. The contemporary interior is complemented by antique cannon, armour and maritime fine art. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Nordhavn superyacht CaryAli

Monday, 15 November 2010

Nicholson Yachts reports that the 26 metre luxury expedition yacht CaryAli will be chartering in the Caribbean this winter and heading to the East Coast of the United States for the Summer of 2011. Caryali was built by Pacific Asian Enterprise in 2007 as the first hull in Nordhavn’s 86’ series. The yacht’s exterior lines were drawn by Jeff Leishman. Read More

Superyacht Diamond A presented at Antigua Yacht Charter Meeting

Monday, 15 November 2010

For the first time, Diamond A is available for charter, and is now offered to retail charter brokers as part of Hill Robinson’s Commercial Management Service. With accommodation for up to 12 guests in six luxurious double cabins, Diamond A offers a fantastic variety of locations for guests to relax and be pampered by a professional crew of 16. Read More

Superyacht Solaris joins charter fleet of Verpeka Yacht Brokerage

Friday, 12 November 2010

Nataliya Verpeka of Verpeka Yacht Brokerage has announced the addition of the 29.30 metre luxury yacht Solaris to the company's charter fleet. The superyacht was built in the United Kingdom by Princess Yachts in 2009. Solaris can accommodate 8 guests, in 3 double and 1 twin cabin, served by a crew of 4. Read More

Superyacht Apache II joins Edmiston charter fleet

Friday, 12 November 2010

Edmiston has announced their appointment as Charter Central Agent for the fast and modern 44m Apache II. This 2009 Baglietto is dynamic and futuristic on the outside, spacious and comfortable on the inside. She accommodates 12 guests in style in a master stateroom, two VIP cabins with queen beds and a further two twin cabins. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: Clevelander joins Churchill Yacht Partners charter fleet

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners have announced that Clevelander, a beautiful 82’ Nautor Swan sloop, has joined their charter fleet. Clevelander offers an array of unique and customizable itineraries - from the sun-drenched coasts of Greece and Turkey to the tropical beauty of the British Virgin Islands and beyond. Read More

Superyachts Sycara IV and Sycara V join charter fleet of IYC

Wednesday, 10 November 2010

Sycara V was delivered by Nobiskrug in September 2010 and is 223.7' (68.16m) in length with a beam of 41' (12.52m). This magnificent superyacht has 7 staterooms and can sleep 12 - 14 guests with a crew of 16. Her full displacement hull is built from steel, which has ample space allowing for a comfortable yachting experience.

100-foot Cheoy Lee Christine II joins charter fleet of The Sacks Group

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

The 100-foot Cheoy Lee Christine II, a new Central Agency Yacht for The Sacks Group, made a splash at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, where she joined the worldwide luxury charter fleet for the first time. An excellent example of Cheoy Lee’s popular Bravo 100 Series, Christine II offers speeds of up to 20 knots. Read More

Antigua Charter Show preview: The 53 metre supersailor Atmosphere

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Delivered in May 2000, Atmosphere is available for charter through Edmiston. This superb 53m Perini Navi motor sailor is a masterpiece, combining all the advantages of both sail and power - with accommodation comparable to that found on a motor yacht of her size as well as the grace of being propelled by the wind. Read More

Superyacht Northern Light joins the Edmiston charter fleet

Monday, 8 November 2010

Edmiston have added Northern Light to their growing charter fleet. Built by Feadship in 2001, Northern Light was designed by De Voogt Naval Architects with interior design by John Munford. Northern Light, is arguably the finest yacht of her size. She combines state of the art systems with a classically elegant interior. Read More

Leslie Adams joins Feadship charter division

Monday, 8 November 2010

The Feadship charter division has appointed Leslie Adams as its new manager. Leslie has over twenty years of experience in sales within highly competitive markets and a wealth of expertise in the specific requirements of the charter industry. Previous companies include VPM, Palmer Johnson and, most recently, Allied Marine (Ferretti Group) in Fort Lauderdale where she successfully ran the charter department for six years. Read More

Diverse Projects expands their Charter Division

Monday, 8 November 2010

Successful marine company Diverse Projects has now expanded their private yacht charter service. Lars Bjorklund, one of Diverse Projects’ directors, is known for his considerable charter experience. Bjorklund’s skills are now combined with those of Debbie Gribble, who is to head the expanded Diverse Yacht Charters team. Read More

Superyacht Christina G joins charter fleet of Edmiston

Thursday, 4 November 2010

Travel the world in 2011 with Christina G, a luxury motor yacht built by Kingship in 2010. An unusual itinerary taking in the Philippines, Alaska, West Coast USA and Canada means an interesting opportunity for a family charter next year. The space on this 34 metre yacht has been designed to maximise the options for entertaining a small party. Read More

Superyacht Perle Noire joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Oceanstyle have added Perle Noire to their growing fleet of superyachts. Perle Noire stunning example of the popular 3700 series recently delivered from the Heesen Shipyard. With unrivalled quality of construction and finish, she combines high speeds and impressive range with beautiful interior areas and vast decks. Read More

Icon’s latest superyacht Baton Rouge joins charter fleet of Burgess

Friday, 22 October 2010

Project managed by Burgess Technical Consultancy Services for a long-time client of the company, the 62.5m Baton Rouge features exterior styling by Tim Heywood and a Redman Whiteley Dixon designed interior. Delivered in the Netherlands by Icon Yachts in September 2010, the superyacht made her debut at the 20th Monaco Yacht Show. Read More

Sailing yacht Volterra joins the charter fleet of Churchill Yacht Partners

Thursday, 14 October 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners has anounced that Volterra, an 80’ Palmer Johnson sloop, has joined their charter fleet. Volterra is a modern classic sailing yacht designed to circumnavigate the world safely in comfort and style. While she has indeed traced a stern wake around the globe, she has also distinguished herself on the race course. Read More

Superyacht Solemates joins Luxury Yacht Group charter fleet

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Luxury Yacht Group proudly returns from this year’s Monaco Yacht Show with an additional yachting jewel in its stable of luxury yachts. Unveiled in Monaco, Solemates, a brand new 200 foot Lürssen will crown the fleet of yachts available for charter worldwide through Luxury Yacht Group. Solemates accommodates up to 12 charter guests. Read More

Lady Sharon Gale ready for the Caribbean Charter Season through RJC Yachts

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

The charter yacht Lady Sharon Gale has just finished her 2010 refit and is ready for the Caribbean Charter Season. This 111’ Broward yacht was formerly known as Strait Jacket. She is a highly customized Broward cockpit motor yacht with unique features such as her retractable hard top, custom fly bridge bar and cockpit area. Read More

Superyachts Majestic and La Mirage join Burgess charter fleet

Monday, 11 October 2010

Burgess has added two yachts to their ever growing charter fleet, Majestic and La Mirage. The 61.20 metre Majestic (ex: Secret) is built by Feadship’s Royal Van Lent yard in the Netherlands, to a design by De Voogt Naval Architects, and interior designer Jim Harris. Majestic is available in the Caribbean this winter. Read More

AENB Yacht Charter Group continues to offer security to charterers in The Balearics

Monday, 4 October 2010

The Balearic Nautical Business Association (AENB) and its yacht charter section is in place to ensure that all charter holidays via their members can be booked and enjoyed with full confidence by their clients. This provides that all regulatory, safety and fiscal obligations are fully met within the broad range of boats offered by over twenty actively engaged members who charter yachts across the islands. Read More

YPI signs 62 metre superyacht Mary-Jean II for charter

Thursday, 23 September 2010

She has been one of the most eagerly awaited launches of the year, a new-build project managed by YPI Management, built by ISA in Ancona, Italy and successfully delivered to her Owner this summer. Now, YPI Charter has announced the Division’s appointment as Exclusive Central Agent for the charter of Mary-Jean II. Read More

The Sacks Group adds King Baby to its charter fleet

Monday, 20 September 2010

The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals recently added King Baby, the Hargrave 100-foot Raised Pilothouse Motor Yacht that launched with great fanfare in 2009, to its Central Agency Charter Fleet. King Baby showcases a fabulous collection of rock ‘n’ roll photography featuring rock legends such as Paul McCartney, Keith Richards, Madonna, Bruce Springsteen and more in every room. Read More

YPI appoints new Head of Charter

Friday, 10 September 2010

Yachting Partners International (YPI Group) has today announced the appointment of Fiona Maureso as the Group’s new Head of Charter. Born in England and a graduate of the University of Bath, Fiona speaks fluent French, “not-so fluent” Italian and is passionate about all things marine. Read More

Superyacht Blue Attraction joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Monday, 6 September 2010

Oceanstyle have added Blue Attraction to their growing fleet of superyachts. She is an elegant, true little superyacht with 5 spacious cabins. She was lengthened in 1995. Blue Attraction has proven her seaworthiness on numerous Atlantic crossings and cruises in the Pacific, The North Sea, Red Sea and Mediterranean. Read More

Peter Insull’s Yacht Marketing are looking for a Charter Broker

Monday, 30 August 2010

An extraordinary opportunity presents itself for an experienced Charter Broker to join Peter Insull’s in Antibes. The company has a large client data base of individuals and corporates who have chartered through Peter Insull’s over the last 25 years. Suitably-qualified brokers would have access to this list to develop ongoing relationships with these clients. Read More

Superyacht Sirius joins Feadship charter fleet

Monday, 23 August 2010

Feadship Royal Van Lent has launched Sirius, the fourth yacht in its F45 Vantage customseries. The exclusive F45 concept brings together all of Feadship’s expertise in design, construction, engineering, systems and materials to great effect. And Sirius offers all the benefits of the experience built up on three previous projects. Read More 

CNI presents new charter yachts and alternative charter destinations

Thursday, 12 August 2010

CNI’s Charter Marketing Department has announced a selection of new Central Agency appointments to the CNI charter fleet. The 42m Calliope was launched by Holland Jachtbouw earlier this summer and has spent her first few weeks cruising in Norway. Calliope is an excellent combination of engineering and design. Read More

Tamsen superyacht Namaste joins charter fleet of Peter Insull

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

Peter Insull's Yacht Marketing has announced their appointment as Central Agents for the charter of superyacht Namaste. Launched by Tamsen Yachts in 2008, this 40 metre motor yacht features an innovative interior that blurs the edges between indoor and outdoor living. Read More

Churchill Yacht Partners add Achape to charter fleet

Wednesday, 4 August 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners has announced Apache, 105’ N2A Navale Aluminium Atlantique ketch as the latest addition to the charter fleet. Apache is a sleek, fast and fun sailing yacht with an aft steering cockpit and a center cockpit for entertaining and dining. Below decks she offers accommodations for 8 guests in in four staterooms. Read More

Charter Special: Cruising Croatia onboard luxury yacht Orlando L

Wednesday, 4 August 2010

Fraser Yachts and the owner of Orlando L invited me for a cruise onboard the 24 metre charter yacht to explore the Croatian Dalmatian Coast. It was a Sunday afternoon that I landed at Split airport. After collecting my luggage, I was greeted by the yacht’s captain, Ivo Erceg, who had arranged a limousine pick up. Read More

New day charter company emerges in South Florida

Thursday, 29 July 2010

A new day charter company has emerged in the marketplace for clients seeking less than 7 days on a yacht. is filling the void and is capitalizing on a much-needed niche in South Florida. Dhardra Blake manages the fleet of yachts available for day charter. Read More

YCO adds superyachts YII and Sealyon to charter fleet

Monday, 26 July 2010

YCO has announced the addition of YII and Sealyon to its charter fleet this summer. Sealyon is a sleek and stylish Mangusta, perfect for zipping around the Med in style. Launched in 2006, Sealyon welcomes guests in a modern and versatile layout including an additional interior saloon located forward as well as the traditional open saloon aft. Read More

Superyacht Glaze joins YPI charter fleet

Tuesday, 6 July 2010

Fresh from a major Florida refit she is now in the best condition ever since she was launched in 2007, now Glaze (ex Lady Michelle) starts the 2010/11 charter season as the latest CA signing with YPI Charter - the retail and charter marketing division of Yachting Partners International (YPI Group). Read More 

Superyacht charter review: Turkish delights on board Metsuyan IV

Saturday, 3 July 2010

A recent invitation by Edmiston, to join them on a 4 day charter in Turkey, provided the perfect opportunity to explore this beautiful unspoilt area, on board one of the region’s finest superyachts, Metsuyan IV. Our itinerary would take us from Göcek to Fethiye, with stops in beautiful tranquil anchorages along the way. Read More

Mirabella III joins CNI charter fleet

Wednesday, 30 June 2010

CNI’s Charter Department has announced a selection of new Central Agency appointments to the CNI fleet. Mirabella III is coming out of an extensive refit that brings her into a new era of environmentally friendly sailing yachts, using only the greenest and highest-quality fuels for propulsion and generators when she isn’t under sail. Read More 

Superyacht Obsession joins CSO Yachts charter fleet

Tuesday, 29 June 2010

Superyacht Obsession has joined the CSO Yachts charter fleet. Obsession is the result of a fantastic Bannenberg Design and was built in 1991. Her current owner refitted her completely over the winter 2008/2009 which gives her an "as new" condition. The interior of Obsession is a reflection of the owners desires, wishes, and taste. Read More 

Manifiq joins charter fleet of Imperial Yachts

Friday, 11 June 2010

Following her recent delivery, the 41 metre Mondomarine Manifiq has now joined the charter fleet of Imperial Yachts. The exterior lines of Manifiq have designed by Cor D. Rover and she has an interior by Luca Dini Design. Imperial Yachts is a yacht charter, management and brokerage company with offices in Monaco and Moscow.Read More 

Bristolian and Aspiration L join charter fleet of BCR Logemann

Thursday, 10 June 2010

BCR Logemann welcome two sailing yachts to their charter fleet; the 29m Bristolian and the 26.79m Aspiration L. Bristolian was launched by CNB in 1989 as Mari-Cha II, and underwent an extensive refit in 2002 above and below decks, bringing her to a new level. Aspiration L, designed by German Frers, is the ideal performance cruiser. Read More

Churchill Yacht Partners add Tigers Eye to charter fleet

Tuesday, 8 June 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners have welcomed Tigers Eye, 98’ Hargrave 2007 M/Y, as the latest addition to the charter fleet. Tigers Eye is a lovely yacht with a light, understated interior creating a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere for her guests. She offers accommodations for up to 9 in 4 staterooms and is under the command of Captain Rick Harris + 3 crew. Read More

Superyacht Mi Sueno joins charter fleet of International Yacht Collection

Thursday, 3 June 2010

The Monaco office of International Yacht Collection (IYC) has announced their appointment as the central agent for the charter of the recently launched superyacht Mi Sueno. Built by Trinity yachts, she will be available for charter in July, 2010. A beautiful 190' (58m) tri-deck with a spacious 33' (10.13m) beam, she is built from aluminum. Read More

Superyacht Stop The Press joins charter fleet of The Sacks Group

Friday, 28 May 2010

Built by Lazzara Yachts in 2002, Stop The Press boasts speeds of up to 26 knots thanks to her twin MTU DDEC 16V-2000 main engines. Trac Marine stabilizers ensure her guests will have a smooth , stable ride. She is equipped with an up-to-date audio/visual entertainment system, including wireless internet throughout the superyacht. Read More

Superyacht Kathleen Anne joins Edmiston charter fleet

Monday, 24 May 2010

Edmiston have added Kathleen Anne to their charter portfolio. Built by Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw in Aalsmeer, the Netherlands she features a modern exterior from the boards of Guido de Groot and an elegant contemporary interior by Bannenberg & Rowell Design. she can accommodate 10 guests. Read More 

Superyacht Dhaainkan'baa for charter through Buckingham Yachts

Friday, 21 May 2010

New to the charter fleet of Buckingham Yachts is superyacht Dhaainkan'baa. The 44 metre luxury yacht accommodates 14 guests in 6 double staterooms and 1 twin cabin. Dhaainkan'baa was built in the Maldives in 2009 and is owned by a local company, committed to offering a truly authentic Maldivian charter experience. Read More 

Odessa joins Edmiston charter fleet

Friday, 21 May 2010

Odessa is the latest superyacht to join the expanding charter fleet of Edmiston & Company. Odessa represents the utmost in pure and simple elegance and features everything guests could desire; spacious and versatile accommodation, the latest entertainment facilities and a vast array of watersports. Read More

46.5 Metre 2010 Benetti Illusion joins CNI charter fleet

Thursday, 13 May 2010

CNI have announced that the 46.55m (152’7) Illusion, due for delivery this Spring from the Benetti Yard, will be joining the charter fleet. This smooth lined Benetti provides massive interior guest areas and exceptional deck space. Her Galeazzi of Rome and Argent Design of London interior is inviting in its warm blend of colours. Read More

Shawn Laird joins Northrop and Johnson as Charter Marketing Manager

Tuesday, 11 May 2010

Northrop and Johnson Luxury Collection is pleased to announce the addition of Shawn Laird to the Fort Lauderdale office. Prior to joining Northrop and Johnson, Shawn honed her skills in the yachting industry working for Fraser Yachts, Koch, Newton & Partners and Bob Saxon Associates. Read More

Superyacht Big Fish already booked first charter

Tuesday, 4 May 2010

Still more than a month away from completion and delivery, 45M Big Fish, has already booked its first yacht charter. The booking, for a 10-day charter in Tahiti in August, originated with Cindy Brown of Ultra Marine of New York and Allan Jouning of 37S, Big Fish’s listing agent. Big Fish is a five-stateroom vessel and carries a crew of 10. Read More

Golden Horn joins Ocean Independence charter fleet

Monday, 3 May 2010

Ocean Independece have announced that they are the new central agents for the charter of Golden Horn. Golden Horn was built by R.B. Dereli in 2007. Designed by Fryco, Golden Horn was built to Lloyds class and she can accommodate 10 guests. She is available for a weekly rate of €110.000 to €120.000. Read More

Blue Bird of 1938 joins charter fleet of Edmiston

Thursday, 22 April 2010

Sophia Rork of the Edmiston charter team informs that the classic motor yacht Blue Bird of 1938 has just joined their expanding charter fleet. Blue Bird was originally built by Goole Shipyard in 1938 for Sir Malcolm Campbell. Designed by Scottish naval architects G.L. Watson. Read More

ISA superyacht Olah joins charter fleet of Ocean Independence

Wednesday, 21 April 2010

The 47.50 metre Olah has just joined the charter fleet of Ocean Independence. Olah was built by ISA Yachts in 2005 to a design of Walter Franchini Architetto with an interior by Cristiano Gatto Design. The light and elegant interior of Olah accommodates up to 10 guests. The superyacht has a confirmed berth for the Monaco Grand Prix Read More

Superyacht Peftasteri joins charter fleet of Aris Drivas Yachting

Tuesday, 20 April 2010

Aris Drivas Yachting has welcomed Peftasteri to their charter fleet. She is a stunning 37.5 metre superyacht that features an airy, modern interior in warm shades of brown, white and beige. The spacious main saloon is perfect for casual or formal entertaining with her elegant, yet comfortable decor. Read More

Feadship superyacht Time For Us joins charter fleet of Burgess

Monday, 19 April 2010

At the end of March reported that the 52 metre Feadship superyacht Time For Us was listed for sale by Burgess; we have now received news from the charter team that she has also joined their charter fleet. Time For Us was built by Feadship Koninklijke De Vries in 1994 to a design of De Voogt Naval Architects. Read More

Superyacht Illusion joins charter fleet of Edmiston

Friday, 16 April 2010

The 55 metre Feadship Illusion is the latest superyacht to join the expanding charter fleet of Edmiston. Illusion was originally built by Feadship Royal Van Lent in 1983 to a design of De Voogt. Over the last few years Illusion had several major refits, which included a completely new interior to a design of Bannenberg & Rowell Design. Read More

Superyacht Pegasus joins Edmiston charter fleet

Friday, 26 March 2010

Following an extensive ten-month refit at the Feadship Koninklijke De Vries Makkum shipyard, the 52 metre superyacht Pegasus has now joined the charter fleet of Edmiston. The luxury charter yacht accommodates 12 guests in her stunning interior. The sun deck offers a large Jacuzzi, plunge pool and a gym. Read More

CSO Yachts add Mayama to their charter fleet

Thursday, 25 March 2010

CSO's Adrien Camellini has announced to the latest addition to their Charter Fleet. Mayama, built by the reknown Couach Shipyard in 2007, has been undergoing an interior refit during the winter 2009/2010. She accommodates 8 guests in 4 cabins, and features an enormous flybridge. Read More 

Superyacht Ti Voglio Tanto Bene joins charter fleet of OceanStyle

Thursday, 11 March 2010

OceanStyle Yachting has announced their appointment as the central charter agent for morot yacht Ti Voglio Tanto Bene. Built in 2007, Ti Voglio Tanto Bene is an evolution of the ISA 133 series. With her striking exterior lines, the superyacht provides a combination of generous volume and excellent performance. Read More

Superyacht charter news from Camper & Nicholsons International

Thursday, 4 March 2010

Camper & Nicholson International’s charter management division have welcomed the 78.6m (257’8) Princess Mariana to the fleet. Designed by Espen Oeino and with an interior by François Zuretti, she is an exemplary charter vessel packed full of innovative and exhilarating features. She is available this summer in the Mediterranean. Read More 

Leopard superyachts Pure and Pure One join Edmiston’s charter fleet

Thursday, 4 March 2010

The charter team of Edmiston informs of their latest charter listings; the Leopard 32 Pure and the Leopard 46 Pure One. Pure One, the flagship Leopard, is the result of a winning partnership between the Arno Shipyard and Pure Design. Twelve guests are accommodated comfortably on this immense open cruiser. Read More

Amazon charters on superyacht Zenith

Monday, 1 March 2010

The 2008 built Zenith is a 36m superyacht, available for charter in the heart of the Amazon. Zenith is offered by CP Yachts & Expeditions, an exclusive high class company based in the Amazon – Brazil, that owns and operates amazing superyachts, offering unique high end eco private cruises and extraordinary Amazon peacock bass fishing expeditions.  Read More 

Superyacht Mariu joins charter fleet of Masters

Thursday, 18 February 2010

Following her sale by joint central agents Large Yacht Solutions and Masters, the 49.90 metre superyacht Mariu has now joined the charter fleet of Masters. She was built by the Italian shipyard Codecasa in 2003 for Giorgio Armani who also designed her interior. Mariu features the latest in technology. Read More

Superyacht Out joins Edmiston’s charter fleet

Thursday, 18 February 2010

Available for charters from May 2010, the 47 metre superyacht Out has just joined the Edmiston charter fleet. Out was built by Amtec in 2002 to a design of Soyaslan Design. After a radical refit, Out revolves around four alluring concepts: maximum interior and exterior volume, chic minimalism and clean modern design, large square windows. Read More 

Sofia of Tortola joins Ocean Independence charter fleet

Wednesday, 17 February 2010

Ocean Independence has welcomed Sofia of Tortola to their charter fleet. She is a lovely Benetti Legend that features an airy interior, including an ultra-modern saloon, in warm shades of brown and beige. Sofia of Tortola features an interior volume to rival many 30 metre super yachts. She easily accommodates up to 8 guests in 4 cabins. Read More

New 62m Benetti superyacht Bistango joins Burgess’ charter fleet

Monday, 15 February 2010

New to the charter fleet of Burgess is the 62 metre Bistango. Currently in the final stages of construction at the Livorno shipyard of Benetti, Bistango will be available in the Mediterranean this summer for her inaugural charter season. The luxury charter yacht offers accommodation for 12 guests, served by a crew of 14. Read More

Superyacht Let it Be joins Oceanstyle charter fleet

Friday, 12 February 2010

OceanStyle Yachting has just added Let it Be to their central agency charter fleet. This 37 metre superyacht was built by the Italian Tecnomarine shipyard in 1998. According to her broker, comfort and stability are paramount throughout the vessel. The yacht accommodates up to ten guests. Read More

Superyacht Mirage joins Edmiston charter fleet

Friday, 5 February 2010

Edmiston has welcomed Mirage to their charterfleet. Mirage offers the speed of a sportsboat, yet the luxury of a superyacht. She is in fact one of the fastest yachts in the world, reaching top speeds of 50 knots. She is the second yacht in the Baia One Hundred series, built in Campania. Mirage is powered by three top-of-the-line MTU engines. Read More 

Superyacht Onyx joins Ocean Independence charter fleet

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

Onyx, a 38.50m superyacht, built in 2009 and sister ship to the equally jaw-dropping 4H, will be available for charter through her central agent Ocean Independence, in the West Med from June onwards. Lifting gull wings, sea terraces and a grey metallic finish will guarantee you’ll not go unnoticed when entering the hot spots in the South of France. Read More

The Sacks group add Lady Di to charter fleet

Tuesday, 2 February 2010

The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals have announced of Lady Di to their Central Agency Charter Marketing Fleet. Lady Di offers luxurious accommodations and exciting water-sports activities – and is currently available for highly competitive charter rates. Lady Di fills an important niche in The Sacks Group Charter Fleet. Read More

Peter Insull's Yacht Marketing add superyacht Dionea to their charter fleet

Thursday, 28 January 2010

Peter Insull's Yacht Marketing is pleased to announce their appointment as Central Agents of superyacht Dionea for charter. Dionea is a 51.50 metres which was launched in 1962 by Felszegi shipyard of Muggia as a high standard ferry-boat and operated until 1991. In 2003, the current Owner converted her into a luxury yacht. Read More

Superyacht Candyscape II joins Edmiston charter fleet

Wednesday, 27 January 2010

Edmiston are offering the outstanding 61.8m Candyscape II for charter. Candyscape II features a complex design by Espen Oeino, that raises the benchmark within its class for innovative design. She has a beautiful interior designed by UK based designers Candy & Candy, who also designed the interior of the owner's previous superyacht. Read More

At Last joins charter fleet of Churchill Yacht Partners

Monday, 25 January 2010

Churchill Yacht Partners has welcomed At Last, as the latest addition to their charter fleet. At Last was built at Heesen Yachts as l’Aquasition. Since then she’s had several owners and names but best known in the charter world as Artful Dodger. Her current owner completely refitted the engine room and interior over a period of two years. Read More 

Heavenly Daze joins charter fleet of Ocean Independence

Friday, 22 January 2010

The 32 metre classic Feadship Heavenly Daze has joined the charter fleet of Ocean Independence, and will be available in the Western Mediterranean this summer at a rate of EU 45,000 – EU 50,000 per week. Heavenly Daze’s present owner has paid much needed attention to this wonderful classic superyacht. Read More 

Superyacht Ariete Primo for charter through Floating Life

Friday, 22 January 2010

The 44m Ariete Primo offers all the charm and originality of its background as a tugboat that has travelled the oceans of the world. Transformed into an elegant yacht for exclusive cruises, Ariete Primo has preserved all the elegance of Old England. Precious woodwork and furnishings create a warm, cosy interior where nothing is left up to chance.  Read More 

Sofico joins charter fleet of Yachting Partners International

Thursday, 21 January 2010

YPI Charter is pleased to confirm the Division’s appointment as Central Agent for CRN’s 43 metre displacement yacht Sofico. Built in 2009 by CRN Yachts, Sofico is the fourth “maxi-yacht” in the CRN 43 composite series. Styled by CRN with interiors by Studio Zuccon International Project, she has all the space and volume of a 50-metre superyacht. Read More

Fraser Yachts add superyacht Pretty Woman to charterfleet

Tuesday, 12 January 2010

Fraser Yachts announces that they have added the new 39-metre luxury ocean-going Hakvoort Pretty Womanscheduled for delivery in 2010, to their charter fleet. Ideal for chartering, she will provide sumptuous accommodation for up to 12 guests. The interior of Pretty Woman will be in a modern nautical style. Read More

Superyacht Grace joins charter fleet of Peter Insull

Tuesday, 12 January 2010

Fiona Maureso of Peter Insull's Yacht Marketing announces their appointment as the central agents for the 158'/48.35 metre motor yacht Grace, available for charter in the Norwegian fjords. Launched in 2004 and built in the style of the early passenger vessels, Grace is a definitely a “gentleman’s yacht”. Read More

Attimo and Synergy join YPI Charter fleet

Monday, 11 January 2010

YPI Charter, the Charter Retail/Charter Marketing division of Yachting Partners International (a part of the BRS Group) has announced the Division’s latest CA appointments for 2010 – CMN’s beautiful 31m sloop Attimo and the superb Falcon 100 Synergy. Synergy was launched in 2003 and proved to be an immediate success with charterers. Read More 

Superyacht Excellence III joins Moran Yacht & Ship charter fleet

Tuesday, 5 January 2010

Moran Yacht & ship have announced that Excellence III has joined their charter fleet. Excellence III was built by Abeking & Rasmussen and features styling by Donald Starkey Design. Excellence III offers accomodation for a total of 12 guests. She features a large master stateroom on the main deck, and a VIP cabin on the bridge deck. Read More

Westport 112 Silver Moon joins charter fleet of RJC Yachts

Tuesday, 5 January 2010

Just before the Holiday season the team of RJC Yachts closed the sale for the Westport 112 Silver Moon. The repeat client took possession of his new megayacht just days before Christmas. Silver Moon was built in 2004 and immediately joined RJC’s charter fleet after her sale. She will be available for the spring charter season in Florida. Read More

Wednesday, 10 March 2010

Fraser Yachts March charter news

Monday, 22 February 2010

Edmiston launches Charter Directory

Thursday, 11 February 2010

YCO 2010 charter guide launched