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56 meter Yacht Panthalassa Nominated for Award

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PANTHALASSA GETS NOMINATED

The buzz continues to build around the nominees for the 2011 World Superyacht Awards.   It is an annual ceremony that fêtes many of the Newest and Largest Yachts.  It is hosted by the editors of Boat International Media.  The awards finally honor the finest new vessels delivered to their owners in the past twelve months.
 

WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS

Above all, it is considered the “Oscars” of the megayacht industry.   The ceremony scheduled for May 7, 2011 will be attended by an elite guest list of  owners from around the globe and the most influential players in the business of boats.

 

Aerial photograph of sailboat Panthalassa under sail
PANTHALASSA

It sometimes seems sail boat charters take a back seat to their motor yacht rivals.  Consequently, a privileged few will be fortunate enough to experience sail yacht PANTHALASSA under sail.

 

HER NOMINATION

The 56 meter megayacht is nominated for Best Sailing Yacht in 45 meter and up category.

 

ABOUT PANTHALASSA

The vessel presents a fusion of contemporary living and the finest nautical heritage. Her interior is luxurious and features a rich contemporary decor.  She is delightful to the eye and soothing to the soul. Sail mega yacht PANTHALASSA reflects an outstanding creative synthesis between Perini Navi and Foster & Partners. 


INTERIOR DETAILS

Natural daylight suffuses the interior of the superyacht.  She has unique skylights that channel light from the sundeck and oversized portholes. The clean lines and uncluttered style of her interior offer contemporary living. Central to the luxury yacht charter vessel is a flowing stairwell.  It is wrapped in a translucent acrylic enclosure that alloows light into the main saloon.

 

AMBIANCE

A tactile and warm ambiance is created through the use of warm, natural organic tones and the combination of teak flooring with saddle leather wall paneling and granite surfaces.  Flexible multifunctional spaces offer a host of well conceived opportunities for social interaction or intimate gatherings. the dining table can become a coffee table. Nearby, the library is positioned with views over open water for a feeling of deep relaxation and enhancing contemplation. The boardroom with its video conferencing facilities is also a perfect dining area and the sweeping sofa in the saloon becomes a bar.

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

The ability to conduct business while onboard makes this superyacht the perfect special event charter vessel, and an ideal candidate for MIPIM, the Cannes Film Festival, and finally, the Monaco Grand Prix.  Electric glazed screens allow the entire main saloon , dining area, and wheelhouse to be divided or unified into a one large living space.

 

HOW TO BOOK A SAILBOAT YACHT CHARTER

Contact our vacation specialists at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/ to reserve sail yacht PANTHALASSA or any other in our inventory.

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EXUMA Yacht Named Yacht of Year

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Exuma motoryacht. Aerial view from the front. Solid silver yacht.

MOTORYACHT EXUMA

Motor yacht EXUMA profile from mid-March.  Above all, the Perini Navi Group, famous for sailboats, built an award-winning 50 meter motoryacht. 

 

AWARD-WINNING

EXUMA received World Superyacht Award Motoryacht of the Year.  Additionally, she was named Best Displacement Motoryacht under 500 gross tons.

PERINI NAVI

Yacht EXUMA was co-designated the winner at the sixth international ceremony in London.  Specifically, awarded with 162.5 meter yacht ECLIPSE.  The latter was built by Blohm and Voss.  In addition to styling by Terence Disdale Design.  Similarly, the yacht is owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich.
 

 

ARCHITECT

Furthermore, EXUMA was designed by naval architect Philippe Briand.  The vessel is,
unparalleled in terms of interior space design and deck organization. There are large spaces dedicated to ensuring privacy among guests, and plenty of room to store the yacht’s sizable watertoy equipment inventory.
 

EXUMA TOYS

Unique onboard toys are numerous.  For instance, a Hovercraft, underwater SeaBob scooter, an electric moped, and an Amphibious Jeep.
 

HOW TO BOOK A YACHT CHARTER

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Global Superyacht Charter Maven Closes 2011 with 40 New Luxury Yachts

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Jana Sheeder, President of 1-800 Yacht Charters, stands on superyacht deck at yacht show

Jana Sheeder

As the year draws to a close, luxury yacht charter maven Jana Sheeder, President of SailAway Yacht Charter Consultants and 1-800 Yacht Charters, is beaming. 

MAVEN COMMENTS

“We’ve closed our year with the addition of 40 brand new 2011 models to our global network of yacht charter vessels.  The largest of our new offerings is the 81 meter Feadship motor yacht AIR, followed by Proteksan Turquoise yacht TALISMAN MAITON (ex-Talisman C) and Rossi Navi motor yacht HIGH POWER III (ex-Numptia), both 70 meters in overall length.”

 

NEWEST AND LARGEST YACHTS

Sheeder’s companies have a reputation of offering the newest and largest yachts in the world’s best destinations.  She and her teams spend countless hours identifying potential charter yachts.

“Rarely do we add any yacht to our fleet that is more than two to three years old, “ says Sheeder.  “Even when we consider classic-styled yachts, we prefer to promote modern reproductions of famous yachts.  Clients know they can turn to us for yachts that are on the cutting edge of new technology and styling.”

 

CLASSIC SAILBOAT

Profile photograph of classic sailboat, Germania Nova, underway

Germania Nova classic saiilboat replica

An example of Sheeder’s pursuit of modern yachts is the newly launched 47 meter sail yacht GERMANIA NOVA, a replica of a classic racing schooner first launched in 1908. Says Sheeder,

“Turn of the century guests onboard the original yacht would marvel at the technological comforts onboard this modern vessel. From satellite televisions to 5.1 Dolby surround sound, the only thing ‘old’ on this yacht is the classic design.”

 

 

AWARD-WINNING YACHTS

Important to realize, many of the new yachts are award winners in global design competitions. Competitions, for instance, the annual ShowBoats Design Awards. 

“We pay close attention to these competitions,” reports Sheeder.  “The best designers and naval architects in the world judge these yachts.  Odds are great that if the best minds in the industry like a boat, our clients will, too.”

 

SUPERYACHT EXUMA

superyacht of the week Exuma eco-friendly green motoryacht

Superyacht EXUMA

 

Recent award winners promoted by SailAway to their clients include late 2010 launch Perini Navi motor yacht EXUMA (Best Exterior Design & Styling Award: Displacement Motor Yachts 100-199).  Also, the 42 meter Holland Jachtbouw motor yacht CALLIOPE (Best Exterior Design & Styling Award: Semi-displacement Motor Yachts).

 

WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE NEW YEAR

In conclusion, as to the new year, Sheeder is even more optimistic. 

Our research indicates that 72 new megayachts were ordered in 2011, the largest at 100 meters, and an average length of almost 43 meters. Eighty per cent of these newly-built yachts will be launched in 2012 or 2013, and we’ll surely have an entirely new inventory of yachts-for-hire to present to our discriminating clientele!”

HOW TO BOOK A YACHT CHARTER VACATION


To charter a newly launched yacht, contact SailAway’s charter department at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/

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Is a Perini Navi Yacht Charter in Your Future?

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Perini Navi sailboat aerial photograph. Yacht is coming toward the lower left side of the photo. She has 3 sails deployed and full. Her white sails have both vertical and horizontal lines through them, which are reflections from the masts of the yacht.

We share information with readers in our blog the key reasons to consider a sailing yacht for their next yachting holiday.  Several customers agree.  They love that sailboats offer a tranquil, more relaxing experience than a cruise on a motoryacht.

Just as there are “brand” aficionados with powerboats, it turns out the sail yacht enthusiasts have a favorite manufacturer as well:  Perini Navi.

The Perini Navi Group builds superyachts under two specific brand names: Perini Navi for the sail boat division, and Picchiotti for the motor yacht division. Founded in 1983, Perini Navi Group has operations in five market sectors:

  • Large sailing yachts that range from 40 to 60 meters
  • Large sailing yachts over 60 meters and custom projects
  • A racing line of sailing yachts
  • A fast cruising line of sailing yachts
  • Picchiotti motor yachts from the Vitruvius® series

It is in Viareggio, Italy, where the world’s premier brand of sail yacht projects are draw, developed and constructed.

From master Italian craftsmen, to the use of the finest materials and amenities, these sailing vessels have garnered critical acclaim, and a dedicated following of repeat charter customers.
 
Over a dozen yachts by this storied manufacture are available in the luxury sailing charter marketplace.  Among the standout vessels are sail yacht MALTESE FALCON, sail yacht MELEK, sail yacht SALUTE, and sail yacht PANTHALASSA.  

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Do you have a favorite brand of sailing yacht?  Contact us at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/ and tell us which manufacturer you like and why their yachts are the best for charter.

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Les Voiles de Saint Barth to Attract Perini Navi Yacht Charter Sailboats

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For hundreds of years, sailors have been drawn to the Caribbean.  For the Perini Navi yacht charter aficionado, that lure continues to this day.  Superyacht builder Perini Navi can proudly boast that a large number of Caribbean yacht charter megayacht vessels were launched from their acclaimed Italian shipyard.

Now, with the advent of a new sail event in 2010, the Perini Navi yacht charter experience will be enhanced by the opportunity to participate in a superyacht race event.

A new regatta, “Les Voiles de Saint Barth,” will be held between April 6 and April 11th, 2010. The event is organized by the Saint Barth Yacht Club and Comité Territorial du Tourisme, with the support of Saint Barthélémy’s Collectivité.

Maltese Falcon stern

While classic boats and multihulls will race in this new event, the undoubted stars of the show will be in the superyacht category.  The megayacht Caribbean yacht charter vessels, will be led by a flotilla of Perini Navi sailboats.

Expected to participate are MALTESE FALCON, SALUTE, and SELENE.

Up to 10 more Perini Navi sailboats are considering participation.

The inspiration for “Les Voiles de Saint Barth” is to create a regatta for beautiful sailboats to navigate in the local waters in a festive spirit. In the idyllic setting of Saint Barth Island, residents, storekeepers, and water sport professionals are getting ready to welcome these mega yachts and their crews (and the fortunate Caribbean yacht charter customers who participate) to help them discover or rediscover this unique island. There is no better time to plan sail boat charters in the Caribbean than late spring.  From sail boat charters to crewed catamaran charters, a St Barts yacht charter during “Les Voiles de Saint Barth” will bring memories to last a lifetime.

Book your luxury sailing charter by contacting 1-800-Yacht Charters or by emailing info@1800yachtcharters.com

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Luxury Sailing Yacht Builder In A Class Of Its Own

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Was it really ten months ago that nearly two dozen of the largest luxury sailing charter vessels gathered in Porto Cervo, Sardinia for one of the most popular yachting events in the Mediterranean, the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta?

This past week, 28 superyacht vessels converged at the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda base in Virgin Gorda for the third “Caribbean” edition of the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, sponsored by luxury Italian brand Loro Piana.

If there is one yacht builder that stands out among all others at these events, it has to be Perini Navi.  Since the early eighties, Perini Navi has built luxury sailing charter vessels in a class of their own. To date, the company has built 52 yachts, measuring up to 88 meters in length.

Maltese Falcon Perini Navi sailboat racing seen from back of yacht - sails up - boat leaning left

Flagship of the fleet is the Perini Navi yacht MALTESE FALCON, delivered in 2006. A masterpiece of technology and design, the 88 meter yacht MALTESE FALCON is without equal.  At the 2013 Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta, Perini Navi will be represented by 38m cruiser/racer sail yacht P2, as well as the sleek and stylish 54m yacht PARSIFAL III

Other Perini Navi yacht charter vessels often available in the Caribbean include 56 meter yacht SALUTE, and the 50 meter yacht BARACUDA.

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To charter a luxury sailing yacht in the Caribbean this spring, please contact 1-800 Yacht Charters at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/

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Perini Navi Charteryacht RIELA

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Riela sailboat. Aerial photo of sailboat underway.  Large sails. Blue hull.  White superstructure. Yacht is sailing toward the left said of the screen. She is leaning over toward the front of the screen.

RIELA SAILBOAT CHARTER

Riela is a Perini Navi sailboat yacht.  She is available for your next Mediterranean Yacht Charter vacation.  Who is ready to charter?

 

WHO IS RIELA?

At 56 meters, this super yacht has an elegant interior, for instance, it is designed in natural and contemporary décor.  She has a wide variety of precious and refined materials onboard like ebony and teak woods. Riela also has a sophisticated leather finish.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Riela comfortably accommodates up to twelve yacht charter guests.  She featuers three double and three twin, ensuite cabins. Ready to be treated like royalty?  As a result, a king sized bed in the master suite and queens in her two VIP cabins welcome you onboard.

 

HOW TO BOOK A SAILBOAT CHARTER

In conclusion, ready to plan your sailing holiday?  To book your private luxury yacht charter vacation, contact 1-800-YACHTCHARTERS or use our online form at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/

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Perini Navi Rates for Caribbean Winter

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Photograph of yacht charter guests dining on the swim platform of a huge dark blue-hulled Perini Navi sailing yacht. Photo taken from the waterline of the yacht.

Parsifal III – dining on swim platform

GREAT NEWS!

The 54 meter Perini Navi sail yacht PARSIFAL III has committed to relocate.  She heads to the Caribbean for the upcoming winter season.  She introduces lower, competitive rates to entice charter clients.

Yacht managers announce today about dates.  The Mediterranean-based luxury sailing charter vessel should arrive in the islands by December 1st and remain through April, 2012.

Aerial photograph of yachts in an anchorage. At the bottom right side of photo is HUGE sailboat at anchor. Her sails are down. She is surrounded by multiple smaller yachts, powerboats, and watertoys. There is an island behind the boats, and another in the distance.

Superyacht Parsifal III on charter

RATE STRUCTURE

Parcifal’s rate is normally priced in Euros.  Lower rates are available in US Dollars for the winter season.  This is to encourage American travelers.  They have been stung by the low currency exchange value between Dollars and Euros. 

ACTUAL RATES

Rates for charters in the Caribbean are $250,000 per week for Christmas or New Years.  All other dates are $200,000 per week.  Running expenses, for instance, food, bar, fuel and dockage, are additional.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS AND INTERIOR

Perini Navi SpA  sail yacht PARSIFAL III accommodates 12 guests in 6 staterooms.  She sets new standards in performance and has levels of comfort rarely found on a sailing yacht.

 

EXTERIOR

Her sleek lines of her jet-black hull contrast against her brilliant-white superstructure.

 

INTERIOR DESIGN

Parsifal’s interior is a design by Remi Tessier. It blends dark ebony, wenge, and light sycamore with stainless steel and fine leather.  Her craftsmanship is exquisite.  Detail is complemented by natural textures and textiles.  This ultra modern yacht has a warm, inviting, and relaxing feeling.

 

OUTDOORS 

Sailboat Parsifal’s vast outside space includes an on-deck Jacuzzi and barbecue area.  This is ideal for entertaining.

 

SIMILAR YACHTS TO RENT

Other yachts similar to PARSIFAL III and available this winter in the Caribbean include sail yacht PANTHALASSA and charter sailboat charter FIDELIS

 

YACHT HOLIDAY RENTALS BY 1-800 YACHT CHARTERS

To arrange your Caribbean yacht charter, contact the SailAway and 1-800 Yacht Charters team at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/

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Picchiotti Motor Yacht EXUMA is YOTD

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Exuma superyacht photo. Yacht is heading toward center of right side of photo. Silver yacht.

PICCHIOTTI PROJECT

Perini Navi Group shocked the world.  They tackled a project to build a 50 meter motor yacht. The Picchiotti built yacht EXUMA, is the first motor yacht of the Vitruvius series.  What is shocking is that they are better known for sailing yachts, for instance, MELEK, and PANTHALASSA.

PRESENTING EXUMA

The project is complete.  Motor yacht EXUMA is fully operational and available for hire.  She is amazing.  #yotd  #yotw


ARCHITECTURE

Naval architect Philippe Briand optimized this yacht’s lines of design. In addition, weight and volume distribution optimized, as well.  Adding two zero speed roll stabilizers gave the hull exceptional cruising stability.  He combined this with the installed power system.  This made the yacht capable of long range cruising.  Cruises are done in total safety and comfort.
 

ORGANIZATION

Exuma is unparalleled in terms of interior space design and deck organization. There are large spaces dedicated to ensuring privacy among guests.


UNIQUE WATERTOYS

In addition, plenty of room exists for storage of watertoys.  She has unique onboard toys. For instance, a Hovercraft, underwater Seabob scooter, and an electric moped.  She also features an amphibious jeep, below.

INTERIOR

The bridge deck offers a full view of the surrounding scenery. This area has a spacious saloon with L-shaped sofa.  It also features armchairs and an entertainment area. The outdoor living area includes two comfortable chaise lounges for relaxing. There is also a large Jacuzzi tub.
 Amphibious jeep photograph. It is motoring in the water, and there is a rocky mountain behind it.  There are 2 people in the car. One man is in a white t-shirt, and the other is in a black t-shirt.

Inside, the open main saloon features large glass windows for visibility and light. The living area is equipped with a state-of-the-art audio visual entertainment system. In addition, it has three C-shaped sofas.  The adjacent dining area seats up to 10 people.

EXTERIOR

At the back, the aft cockpit offers two C-shaped sofas with two connectable tables for al fresco meals. The aft area of the cockpit offers two comfortable sun pads for sunbathing.

ACCOMMODATIONS

There are five guest cabins, including the master stateroom on the main deck.  This offers accommodations for nine guests. 

RATES AND AVAILABILITY

Exuma is available for summer 2011 charter in the South Pacific.  Weekly rates begin at €175,000 plus expenses. 

BOOK MY YACHT CHARTER

Click https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/ book your own island escape.

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Porto Cervo Hosts Perini Navi Yacht Charter Race & Regatta

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The 6th edition of the Perini Navi Cup has concluded, and once again several Perini Navi yacht charter vessels have participated and made a strong showing…

Competing in this year’s event were Perini Navi yacht PERSEUS 3 along with yacht MALTESE FALCON and Perini yacht SEAHAWK, and this year’s winner, sail yacht ROSEHEARTY – all currently available for rental through 1-800 Yacht Charters Private Yacht Charter Brokers.

Also in attendance as spectator yachts were motor yacht EXUMA and  sailing yacht FIDELIS and sail yacht MELEK.

Private yacht Maltese Falcon sailboat racing Perini Navi

Held September 2 through 5 in Porto Cervo at the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda, the 2015 Perini Navi Cup featured three days of spirited racing along challenging courses through the islands of the La Maddalena archipelago.  The intense sailing competition was punctuated by social gatherings and nightly soirees, all leading up to the gala dinner with entertainment by Andrea Bocelli.

View of marina at night

 

Italy’s Perini Navi shipyard is renowned for the massive dimensions of the yachts they produce, as well as their commitment to cutting edge technology and luxurious finishes.  In terms of deck space and interior amenities, they are unrivaled as charter yachts, and can be rented in the Caribbean in the winter and throughout the Mediterranean in the summer.

A sampling of beautiful Perini Navi yachts for hire from 1-800 Yacht Charters, your superyacht charter specialists since 1976

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