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Stunning Sail Yachts Prepare For Virgin Islands Luxury Yacht Charter Season

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As the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season draws to a close, a number of sleek, stylish, and modern sailing charter vessels are making their way from ports around the world – to take their positions in the islands for the upcoming Caribbean yacht charter season.

Aerial photo of 3-masted sailboat, Maltese Falcon, underway. Center sail has a black flying falcon logo on it. Hull of yacht is dark against waves lapping at side of yacht. Statue of Liberty in the background of the photo.November is the month many yachts make the “Milk Run,” sailing across the Atlantic Ocean from Europe to the Caribbean.As in years past, the Virgin Island yacht charter fleet is expected to dominate the market in terms of the number of available yachts for hire, especially in the category of crewed catamaran charters.  Yachts such as Lagoon 620 catamaran yacht

THE CURE, and Sunreef 62 catamaran, TAHAA II are already in position to accept reservations (how does a Welcome to 2014 yacht charter vacation sound???).While the St. Thomas yacht charter market in the USVI, and the Tortola yacht charter market in the BVI are quite sizeble in terms of small to mid-size yachts, a large contingent of sail superyachts will choose the deeper water of the Leeward Islands for their winter base.  The St Martin yacht charter fleet and the St Barts fleets are expected to include these mega yacht charter stalwarts:

203 foot sail yacht ATHOS

198 foot sail yacht KOKOMO

183 foot Perini Navi yacht PANTHALASSA

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Value on Thanksgiving Yacht Charter

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Photograph of the words, Happy Thanksgiving, written in the sand. The ocean lapping in the background.

Happy Thanksgiving sand design on Caribbean beach

THANKSGIVING VACATION

Another travel holiday is often overlooked as people plan year-end Caribbean yacht charter vacations.  An island escape for the Thanksgiving holidays is a great way to enjoy great weather and uncrowded anchorages.

 

CARIBBEAN YACHT CHARTER

The winter charter season kicks off in December.  Crews return from their own vacations at year-end.  Yachts re-emerge from the shipyards after annual summer maintenance.  Few charterers realize that 80% of the Caribbean fleet is already in place and ready to go by Thanksgiving!

 

AVAILABLE YACHTS

Let’s look at a handful of Caribbean-based yachts available in late November:

First, NAEJ.  Sail catamaran 2006 NAEJ leads the value parade. She is a 49 foot yacht with room for 7 guests.  Her builder is Alliaura Marina.  She has an all-inclusive weekly rate of $13,500 per week.  This rate equates to just $275 per person per night.

 

Photograph of yacht SORANA profile. She is a white fast motoryacht. She is at anchor in a quiet cove in turquoise water. There are trees behind her on a sandy island.

Yacht SORANA for charter


SORANA – the 68′ motor yacht SORANA was built in 2006 and features accommodations for 6 guests.  Her homeport is Saint Martin in the French West Indies, just a short cruise from
St Barts, a favorite winter enclave for celebrities.   Weekly rate is $20,000 plus all running expenses, such as food, bar and dockage.

 

ADDITIONAL YACHTS

MOTU – the 61′ Privilège 615 catamaran MOTU was built in 2006 and features 4 double cabins for 8 passengers.  She returns from a summer of Bahama yacht charters in time to take a Thanksgiving booking from her winter base in Pointe-à-Pitre on the island of Guadeloupe.  Weekly rate is $23,000 – ALL-INCLUSIVE

 

Photograph of a catamaran sailboat at anchor. People are swimming from the back of the boat.
MAEVIE – built in 2009 by CNB Bordeaux,
sail catamaran MAEVIE is one of the stars in the crewed catamaran charters market.  The Lagoon 620  catamaran offers accommodations for 6 guests in 3 double cabins. Her weekly rate is $23,500 including all meals, and she is available in the British Virgin Islands (Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, Jost Van Dyke, and over fifty other smaller islands and cays).

 

CONTACT US TO RENT A YACHT IN THE CARIBBEAN

This winter, spend your holiday vacation onboard a private yacht with your family and friends.   For a list of yachts offering special holiday rates, contact our SailAway and 1-800 Yacht Charter destination experts at https://www.1800yachtcharters.com/book-now-contact-us/

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