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Popular Bareboat Marinas Struggle

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marina foreclosures are the reference here. Drawing of a For Sale sign. It is white with red outlines around letters. On the top of the sign is the word, foreclosure.


Bareboat charter enthusiasts understand that two Florida docks are the latest to fall victim to tough economic times.


This is a popular overnight anchorage for bareboat sailors.  It foreclosed in what is one of the largest commercial foreclosure amounts in the city this year.  This report comes from a local report by TCPalm.

The owner, Damien Gilliams,  also owns the Paradise Marina and the No Name Sports Bar.  These enterprises are all located in Indian River County. As of last Friday, Gilliams was trying to sell both Flagship and Paradise marinas.



The Hideaway Marina Limited Partnership at Pompano Beach, Florida, filed for Chapter 11 last Friday, according to a report on

If you are planning an upcoming bareboat charter in the Pompano beach area – don’t panic.  This mooring is operating, and the bankruptcy petition states the business has been in the hands of a receiver since June.



To book your bareboat power or sailing charter, contact 2-800 Yacht Charters at

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What Kind of Island Vacation to Take this Summer?

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You have a few island vacation options for this summer:
Cruise vacation to the British Virgin Islands?
Self-drive sail or motor bareboat charter in the Bahamas?
Hotel stay in the Florida Keys?

Hmm.  Your choice?

Bareboat Bahama yacht charters, of course!

Island fun in the Bahamas. Photograph of two swimming pigs in the Bahamas. They are climbing up on the back of a powerboat. One pig is pink. One pig is black.  The pink pig seems to be smiling. The water behind them is clear and turquoise. the boat is white.  They are hanging on with their front legs.

But what is there to do on a bareboat charter in the tropics?

Sail to Allan’s Cay in the Exumas and feed the friendly iguanas that live there

Visit the famous swimming pigs on Big Major Cay

Relax on the pink sand beach of Harbour Island

Learn to scuba dive in Freeport

Have a romantic, private picnic on Three Sisters Beach

Snorkel among tropical fish on Rainbow Gardens Reef

Go ashore and visit the Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park

Gamble at the casino or see a live concert at the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island

Haggle with vendors of handmade merchandise in Nassau’s famous Straw Market

Rent a scooter and tour Grand Bahama Island

Swim with dolphins with UNEXSO in Freeport

…or if you’d rather, you can simply remain onboard your bareboat yacht and just enjoy the calm waters and smooth sailing of the beautiful Bahamas!

Who do you call to plan that picture perfect vacation?  Contact your professional bareboat yacht charter brokers at 1-800 Bareboat and 1-800 Yacht Charters at, and we will plan your vacation for you right away!  With access to the newest and largest yachts in the best destinations, we’ve got you covered!

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