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Motor Yacht SOLIS Open For Virgin Islands Yacht Charter – Christmas

Photograph of motoryacht SOLIS at quarter profile. Hull is beige. Superstructure is white. Yacht is at anchor.

BAD NEWS / GOOD NEWS The bad news: The popular Mulder yacht SOLIS is now booked for a New Year’s charter. The good news: She is still open for Christmas and her owner has waived the 10-night minimum rental requirement, and will accept a 7-night reservation! This 111 foot award-winning yacht has been extremely popular […]

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Fab Four The Inspiration For Amels Yacht Here Comes The Sun Owner

Photograph of motoryacht underway. Hull of yacht is beige. Superstructure is white. Waves are lapping at the bottom of the yacht.

When it comes to naming a superyacht, the sources of inspiration seem limitless. Many owners select the name of their spouse, or their children.  Others opt for themes, such as romance and affection.  Of course, movie-themed names remain popular as well (e.g.  John and Jeanette Staluppi and their James Bond yacht selection including DIAMONDS ARE […]

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Too Many Passengers Can Make Your Luxury Yacht Charter Illegal

Photo of US Coast Guard boat on Biscayne Bay with Miami Florida skyline in background. Sunny day.

On August 19, US Coast Guard officers in Miami boarded 147 foot M/Y Golden Touch II, and terminated the luxury yacht day charter for multiple safety violations. The owner and captain of the yacht face civil penalties up to $41,456 for the violations. Upon boarding, the officers counted 47 passengers, and cited the captain for carrying more […]

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Livin’ Large With Queen B On Yacht Kismet in Italy

Photograph of Beyonce and Jay-Z waiting for person to tie ropes to the boat from the dock. Captain of boat is pictured behind the couple.

A couple weeks ago, we shared some guest comments and a vid for motor yacht ‘H.  We mentioned that our clients were enjoying a luxury yacht charter after catching  Bey and Jay-Z’s “On The Run II” concert in Paris.  A day after the show, Beyonce and family also grabbed a superyacht and headed to sea […]

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“Having the Best Time…” on Motor Yacht ‘H – [Video]

motoryacht H benetti aerial view showing jacuzzi on top deck of yacht

  When your clients are accustomed to +70 meter superyachts for their private luxury yacht charter vacations, you should probably think twice about recommending a 40 meter yacht for their next getaway… Unless that 40 meter vessel is motor yacht ‘H with Captain Phil Frost at the helm. About three weeks ago, good friends of […]

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Award-Winning Interior Design Captured In Yacht SEALYON Video

Aerial photo of motoryacht SEALYON underway

Award-Winning Style Back in 2009, when motor yacht SEALYON was first launched (her name at the time was yacht CANDYSCAPE II), we remember saying, “This yacht has, ‘it’“ – that exceptional fusion of glamour, design, and quality. As it turned out, we were not alone in our praise of the Espen Øino-designed superyacht, built by Italy’s […]

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Unique Name/Look Helps Benetti Yacht 11-11 [Video] Stand Out  

GO AHEAD AND ASK… Hardly a week goes by that someone doesn’t ask us one of two common questions about charter yacht 11-11:   What does the name mean?   or…   Why is the bow flat?     WHAT’S IN A NAME? As to the first question, the name has a dual meaning.  Primarily, […]

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Video Of Charter Yacht SuRi In Raja Ampat Islands

Helicopter landing on motoryacht SuRi's deck

OK, we’ll admit it – when Dee Kraley, manager of motor yacht SuRi, first invited us onboard the former oil rig supply boat, we were skeptical. Was it really possible to take an old ship built in 1978 by Halter Marine, cut her in half to extend her overall length from the middle, and transform her […]

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Is a Private Luxury Yacht Charter Vacation Right for You?

Aerial photo of yacht at anchor with an inflatable slide coming down from the top deck. Multiple jetskis and tenders are racing around in the water around the boat. The water is clear and turquoise.

We’ve all seen the images – a silhouette of a sailing yacht, lying at anchor near a secluded beach, the sun setting in the background; or the massive superyachts docked side-by-side in a marina along the Côte d’Azur.  It’s not hard to imagine you and your family inserted in those yachting images, enjoying la belle […]

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Experience Rugged Greenland & Beyond Onboard Yacht LEGEND

Woman in white bikini and arms raised in air standing on snow in front of motoryacht LEGEND

ADVENTURE & LUXURY – HAND IN HAND The hottest trend in yachting will continue this summer, as motor yacht LEGEND joins a growing  fleet of luxury yacht charter vessels forgoing the Mediterranean for extreme Arctic and Northern Europe adventures.     On the heels of a winter expedition to Antarctica, the 77 meter Icon yacht LEGEND […]

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