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Dolphin Splash Catamaran for Family Sailing Vacations

Catamaran Dolphin Splash for Family Sailing Vacations

Consider chartering the brand new catamaran Dolphin Splash for your next vacation in the British Virgin Islands. Book your trip on luxurious private yacht and cruise to a never ending wonderland of delights.

Click on the video below to see what you will be enjoying while you are on the catamaran Dolphin Splash.

Call (954) 720-0475 or visit our website and let us create custom-tailored all inclusive crewed yacht charters for you that will come complete with captain, chef and crew on a power boat or catamaran sailing vacations.

You can’t go wrong when you charter a catamaran or motor yacht in the BVIs. Bareboats are good if you have experience sailing and don’t mind doing driving your own boat, your own cooking, fueling, cleaning, laundry and food shopping.

If you prefer to let your captain and crew do all the work while you, your friends and family sit back and be waited on hand and foot including every meal prepared by your own private chef! Consider a fully crewed yacht charter and take advantage of the experience of the crew to take you to the best anchorages. No cooking, no cleaning, no laundry, no provisioning – just fun.

Whether you are a first time charterer or an experience sailor you will have a great time in the BVIs! Enjoy.

Explore our all-inclusive private yacht vacations on catamaran sailboats and motor yachts. Free yacht charter planning assistance! Call us on 800-478-2029.

 

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Sailing Vacations: Search for Your Perfect Catamaran

Search for the Perfect Sailing Vacations

CLICK HERE to begin the search for your luxury sailing vacation charter yacht.

A private sailing vacation on board a luxury catamaran or fully crewed sailing yacht offers you the ultimate opportunity to explore the most beautiful beaches and crystal clear blue tropical waters in the Caribbean.

All sailing vacations are all-inclusive with a captain and crew.

To speak with a yacht charter specialist call 800-478-2029 or +1-954-720-0475 or send us an email using the our convenient contact form: Click Here and we’ll get back to you with some great suggestions ASAP!

A few questions for you to consider:

Type of Yacht: (catamaran or mono-hull)

Number of Guests:

Where Would You Like to Go?

When would you like to go?

 

 

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So You Want to Own a Yacht Charter Business

Owning a Yacht Charter Business:

BVI Catamaran Charters

Let The Good Times Roll!

Thinking of buying a luxury yacht and chartering it when you aren’t using it for your own pleasure?

Ah, the good life.  You’ve just come off a fabulous yacht charter in the British Virgins Islands. Great food, great drinks and overall fun in the sun.

Questions? Call Andrew on 800-478-2029 or +1 954-720-0475.

Maybe you were so enthralled with the experience that now you might be thinking what a great business it might be to own. Living in paradise, where your home is your business, getting paid to sail your catamaran through out the Caribbean entertaining your guests, fishing and generally having fun.

Sounds great doesn’t it?

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Sailing Yacht ‘Quest’

Let me start by stating that we did just that. Sold the cars and house, closed my business and bought a catamaran sailboat. At first, it was a great escape, literally. In our native South Africa political and economic instability created a dangerous environment in which to raise our daughters and to continue running a successful architectural business.

It was only after sailing 6,000 miles across the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean and living the vagabond life for two years, did we decide to turn our home into a yacht charter business. I tell you this so you know that I understand the urge to escape away from it all!

If you want to buy a fantastic boat – buy a luxury sailing catamaran. They are stable, large and cruise through the water like its dancing on its toes and easier to maintain.

If you don’t want to own a luxury catamaran but would still like to live the dream on a fully crewed yacht charter, call us about your taking a private yacht charter vacation on a catamaran sailboat.  Call us today and reserve your full moon today on 800-478-2029 or visit on the web.

Here are a few thoughts that you might consider as you begin your journey in deciding whether or not this is a business you really want to proceed in pursuing this type of business.

When setting up a yacht charter business, you’ll first want to decide what type of yacht you’d like to operate. There are 3 types of vessels to consider:  catamaran sailboats,  power boats and the traditional mono-hull sailing yachts.

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Easy Living on a Catamaran Sailboat.

Let’s start with the catamaran sailboat as it usually has less maintenance and also can generate higher gross revenues during a season.  Keep in mind that various sized catamarans can gross different amounts of revenue.

As an example, 45 foot catamarans normally have 3 cabins and will  accommodate up to six (6) guests. Rates will run the clients about $12,000 for all-inclusive 7 day charter.  Booking 18-20 charters a year means you could expect grossing $200,000 – $224,000 during each year’s yacht charter season. Remember, you can have this many charters as long as you are based in the right location. Don’t forget the three rules – location, location, location!

Caribbean Catamaran Charters

The 70′ Beauty ‘Aletheia’ Catamaran

The 58 foot to 60 foot catamarans normally sleep 8 guests and as such you might expect  to gross around $320,000 or more each season.  The bigger catamarans can sleep 10 guests will gross as much as $430,000 per season.  These 67′ + private yachts need to be based in the thick of islands to catch the maximum number of ‘high end’ clients.

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178′ Super Yacht ‘Starfire’

Looking at power yachts, they do have higher maintenance costs and size also impacts the profit margins.  There are many variables when it comes to chartering power boats, both old and new.  Rates for old and new power yachts differ greatly as do the needs of the size of crew needed to operate these motor yachts will impact the selling price of a charter.  It’s not uncommon that the owners of the larger yachts are wealthier gentlemen and ladies. Many of the owners are not looking at chartering their private yachts as a profit generator but rather to offset some of the operating expenses and maintenance costs.

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Parlak M Luxury Sailing Yacht

Now lets take a quick look at the traditional sailboats for a yacht charter business. I feel that the day of the sailing yacht is gone and would not suggest operating them when just starting a yacht charter business. Why? Because they are narrow, can be a rough ride and the interior space is limited.  Sailing yachts appeal to the more adventurous of our sport as they are fast and exciting.

Unfortunately, a small minority of the clients looking at yacht charter vacations today are expressing interest in these boats. A word of caution, unless a sailing yacht is sleek, new and at least 100 feet in length, it’s not going to be a good candidate for a yacht charter business.

Fly Bridge Catamarans

Today more than ever, guests are asking for a fly bridge catamaran for a few good reasons. In the past, catamarans only had shades for cover the cockpits.  Over time those developed into solid fiberglass roofs and when the 76′ Akasha was launched, she was the first catamaran to arrive with a fly bridge over the cockpit.

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The Akasha 76′ of Luxury

These days every catamaran 58 feet and over are manufactured with a fly bridge.  Guests love to hangout on the roof and a top the fly bridge as it gives height and a lovely perspective relative to your position over the water.  The fly bridge catamaran today adds sleek lines, has more volume and larger daytime space for your guests to enjoy.

While you are considering whether or not the yacht charter business is right for you, let me remind you that it is indeed, a business. In order for most businesses to succeed they often require effort, sometimes long hours, persistence and a love of what you do. If it were easy, anybody could do it, right?

If you’d like to know more about the luxury yacht charter business, feel free to contact me and I’ll regale you stories, both good and bad about my 5 years as an owner/operator/captain of my own Caribbean catamaran charter business. I can be reached on 1 800-478-2029 or international callers use +1 954-478-2029 or Email us.

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LAZY Z Yacht Charter Price – Oceanco Luxury Yacht Charter

Luxury Motor Yacht ‘Lazy Z’ for Charters

Motor Yacht Lazy Z Yacht ChartersRefitted in 2015, This Water Sports named ‘Yacht of the Year’ 2011

Launched in 1997 by Oceanco Shipyard, the superyacht Lazy Z has been retro-fitted numerous times including her most recent update completed in 2015.

The motor yacht Lazy Z has a reputation for extravagance and stands out among its peers in the superyacht world.  This is an incredible motor yacht an is all inclusive with a captain and crew who are dedicated to excellence and an unparalleled level of service.

If you’d like to take a video tour of the luxury motor yacht Lazy Z. Click on the image below and it will begin to play the YouTube video for you.

Private yacht charter clients can choose between sophisticated settings or casual atmosphere. In the main salon is formal and perfect for gatherings while  the ever-spacious sky lounge instills relaxed and tranquil environs.

Lazy Z Power YachtThe  Master Stateroom is situated on the main deck and is decorated with a California king sized bed, twin bathrooms, a private lounge providing 180 degree views. This lounge can easily be transformed into a business office, breakfast nook or a quiet and secluded study.

There are five guest staterooms, each with en suite baths are on the lower deck. There are three king staterooms, one double suite with a Pullman berth, and one with twin beds.

Lazy Z Yacht Charters

For those who are interested in keeping a continuity in their workout regime there is a fully equipped gym with Pecor treadmill, assorted hand weights and a stair stepper. There is also an elliptical trainer up on the sun deck.

Power Boat Lazy ZThe Sun Deck provides expansive views from high above it all with a soothing Jacuzzi, lounging area and umbrellas.

Of the many reasons Motor Yacht Lazy Z was voted the 2011 Water Sports Charter Yacht of the Year are evidenced by the large list of water attractions listed below:

  • (2) VX Deluxe Yamaha 3-person Jet-Skis
  • Complete water skiing gear including children’s training skis and trick-skis
  • Wake-boards, knee-boards, wake-skates, wake-surfers, slalom
  • Underwater scooters
  • Beach tents, tow-ables, picnic supplies
  • Snorkeling and scuba diving gear
  • 19ft Prestige tender
  • 18ft Nautica RIB with Yamaha outboard

After a full day of sun and fun, you can take advantage of Lazy Z’s inside play world where you will have full access to over 3,000 movies & CDs.

Lazy Z Motor Yacht Charter in the BVIThere are iPad compatible docking stations, satellite service with DirecTV, large flat screen TVs, DVD players in all cabins, 5.1 surround sound systems in the salon and Master’s Suite, music piped in on demand in the master, upper & lower salon and sun decks.

Barrington Hall Yachts‘s luxury charter vacation specialists have over 50 years of combined yacht charter experience and are ready to guide you in undertaking an extraordinary and luxurious vacation.

How much does it cost to charter a yachtNot sure where you want to go or you are not familiar with the best charter locations? You can charter private luxury yachts in the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mediterranean, Greece and other exotic destinations around the globe.

Kindly contact us on 800-478-2029 / +1 954 720-0475 or email us with any questions.

Motor Yacht LAZY Z Charters – Oceanco Luxury Yacht Charter

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Lady Sharon Gale Luxury Motor Yacht Charter

‘Lady Sharon Gale’ by Broward Marine

112′ Power Yacht Lady Sharon Gale for 8 passenger charters

Lady Sharon Gale Yacht Charter pricesThis luxurious private yacht was originally christened the Varsity Jacket and became Strait Jacket before becoming Lady Sharon Gale.

Some power boats stand out from the crowd more than others.

Here is such a Caribbean charter yacht. Lady Sharon Gale is a wonderful value for your dollar as she is a large boat with good mix of indoor and outdoor areas.

BVI Yacht ChartersAs you tour the spectacular yacht for the first time you will discover that the entire interior’s designs are tastefully accented with rich maple woods. Lady Sharon Gale‘s hand made wood work and fabrics are made with a craftsman attention to detail and quality.

You’ll enjoy the designer’s choices of soft creams, tans and a colorful palette of browns.

The 112’ Lady Sharon Gale accommodates 8 guests in understated luxury and one lucky couple will get the master stateroom and its walk around king-sized bed, its cedar-lined closet and private en-suite facilities for 2 people.

Charters BVI on Lady Sharon GailWith 2 queen and a double cabin with en-suite bathrooms every guest with be living in comfort and style on board.

Questions? Call Andrew on 800-478-2019.

All our guests seem to flock to the warm and inviting kitchen with its country charm. It’s the source of  all your delicious meals and you are always welcome to come see the chef at work as she prepares all your favorite foods.

A few weeks before your departure you are invited to fill out a bar and food preference sheet where each guests choose the foods, wine and liquors they want to dine and drink on while on this fully crewed yacht charter vacation.

Charters BVI on Lady Sharon GailYou can spend as much time as you would like up on the magnificent fly bridge taking in great views from its spacious lounge. This is also where you’ll find the spa and a Jacuzzi with plenty of room for all 8 guests.

Your captain, Mike is an enthusiastic fisherman who’ll be glad to take you to his ‘sweet spots’ where you can try your skills at catching your dinner. Fish that you’ve caught that afternoon will make for the freshest seafood dinner you may ever have.

Freedom Yacht VacationsPlus, Captain Mike is a certified scuba diver and will gladly guide you though a underwater world with its Caribbean fish, reefs and sea creatures.

For anyone one who’d like to play water games will enjoy Lady Sharon Gale‘s variety of water toys including a powerful 38′ Jupiter speed boat with 2 – 350 Yamaha engines.

Lady Sharon Gale like to feel we have every water toy you can imagine and if there is something you feel you would like to do water sports wise just ask it may well be easy to purchase and have on board for you.

Here’s a partial listing of the water accessories available for use by all guests: snorkels masks, fins, fishing gear, kayaks, paddle boards, Bladefish underwater scooters, water skis, wake board, tubes, wave runners, scuba tanks and compressor.

BVI Yacht ChartersOur fully crewed yacht charters include captain, gourmet chef, additional crew as needed, all food, bar wines and liquor, fuel, taxes, surcharges, use of yacht and all the on board accessories.

You’re going to love the time you spend on board the majestic Lady Sharon Gale.

Read what recent charter guests had to say about their charter:

Dear Andrew,

We are home from the BVIs and it is snowing up here in Wisconsin. We just and got into our outside hot water pool and Jenny and I are savoring a glass of wine and are already reminiscing our wonderful days on board Lady Sharon Gale with Captain Mike. 

Jenny and I both agree it was the best vacation of our lives. So thank you once again. As past charter guests on board some wonderful yachts, we agree again Lady Sharon Gale was our most enjoyable trip yet. The cuisine on board is beyond delicious and wonder why we didn’t bring the chef home with us?

Chartering is special because we get to spend quality with each other, relax with our friends and bond with our children.  When on board we can finally unwind and everything is perfect on board. Captain Mike and his staff are charming and professional, we feel very honored indeed, let’s look at Easter 2016.

Hector and Jenny Pollard
WI

Call Andrew Buys at Barrington Hall Yacht Brokers today on 800-478-2029 or outside the US on +1 954-720-0475 and he’ll assist you in choosing the right yacht, for right time of the year, with the right crew for your next yacht charter vacation.

Luxury YachtBVI Yacht Charters are not the only region we assist our clients in chartering motor yachts and catamaran sailboats.

Want to know other yacht charter prices for luxury vacations in the Mediterranean, Greece, Seychelles, U.S. Virgin Islands or French Riviera? Call 800-478-2029 Today!

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Motor Yacht Esmeralda Crewed Yacht Charters

M/Y Esmeralda Crewed Yacht Charter

Motor Yacht Esmeralda Charters

Esmeralda Crewed Yacht Charters

The 62m Motor Yacht ESMERALDA – Codecasa – Charters 

The super yacht Esmeralda is an unbelievable travel experience that immerses you in unbridled luxury and style.

The private motor yacht Esmeralda is one of the most accommodating charter yachts available worldwide and is perfect for large group dining for up to 22 people. All 11 staterooms are on the main deck with each having large windows filling the cabins with beautiful natural lighting.

Built by Codecasa and fully refitted in 2000, this 201′ custom motor yacht ESMERALDA, previously named Taoey is a stunning power boat for charters.

A professionally trained crew of 19 will be there to attend to every need and you can spend your days being attended to in luxury. Click on the image below and take an tour.

Questions? Call us for personal assistance on (800) 478-2029.

The motor yacht Esmeralda’s main salon has a plethora of seating areas to share a quiet moment, read a book or share a cocktail or two available from the fully stocked bar containing fine wines and liquors.

Yacht Taoey CharterAnother lounge is conveniently located on the upper deck  that has a lovely dining area, which is perfect for lunchtime meals. The formal dining room is on the main deck providing silver service and seating for all 22 guests.

Last refitted in 2000 by the renowned Studio de Jorio in Genoa, Italy was responsible for her beautiful re-design.

The super yacht Esmeralda is fully fitted with the latest leisure and entertainment equipment make her a perfect charter yacht for socializing and sharing good food and fun with family and friends.

The motor yacht Esmeralda sleeps up to 12 guests in 11 staterooms with a stunning master suite, 3 double  and 7 twin cabins. Timeless designs, hand crafted furnishings and posh seating throughout creating elegant and enticing atmosphere.

Charter M/Y Esmeralda

Esmerald Yacht formerly named Taoey YachtAll-inclusive fully crewed yacht charters include captain, crew, gourmet chef, meals, snacks, water sports and alcohol.

Motor Yacht Esmeralda is available for charter and to find out more about this super yacht contact us on 800-478-2029 or international callers dial +1 954-720-0475.

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