2009

Yearly Archives

  • Posted in:

    105-foot Sail Catamaran for Charter

    On December 18, MegayachtNews.org posted this article about the new-to-charter Necker Belle, a 105-foot sailing catamaran first launched in 2003 and now owned and recently refit by Sir Richard Branson

    Read more

  • charter yacht Pacific Yellowfin

    Posted in:

    Dockage Confirmed for 2010 Olympics

    You might remember this item that I posted back in June, about the classic 114-foot motoryacht Pacific Yellowfin becoming available for charters during the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. Now comes word from management company Infinity Yacht Charters (one of our sponsors) that the yacht’s owner has confirmed dockage from February 11 through March […]

    Read more

  • Posted in:

    120-foot Impetuous Drops Rate

    On December 18, International Yacht Charter Group (one of our sponsors) posted this item about the 120-foot Crescent motoryacht Impetuous, which has dropped its weekly base rate from $65,000 to $57,500.

    Read more

  • charter yacht Surprise

    Posted in:

    Post-Refit Pics of Surprise

    I’ve been on pins and needles awaiting the first photographs from Auckland, New Zealand-based 37 South following the refit of the 115-foot McMullen & Wing motoryacht Surprise. I spent a week aboard this yacht in Fiji back in 2004, and the charter remains one of my favorites to date. When Surprise passed to a new […]

    Read more

  • CharterWave reader feedback

    Posted in:

    More on Discounts and Deals

    I received an interesting e-mail from a reader about yesterday’s blog post. I reported that I had heard some interesting talk on the docks at last week’s industry-only Antigua charter yacht show about discounts of more than 15 percent being a possible sign that something is wrong with a charter yacht or its owner’s finances. […]

    Read more

  • Posted in:

    Pacific Wave Chef’s Winning Recipe

    On December 15, Caribbean Yacht Charters posted this item about Mark Miles of the 72-foot sailing yacht Pacific Wave (this month’s CharterWave Chef of the Month). Miles took second place last week in his yacht’s category during the Antigua charter yacht show cooking contest. His winning recipe is detailed in the new posting.

    Read more

  • Posted in:

    Editor’s Review of Sunreef 70

    On December 15, Power & Motoryacht Editor-in-Chief Richard Thiel uploaded this blog post about the design of the 70-foot powercatamarans that are now available for charter through Sunreef Yachts.

    Read more

  • 2009 Antigua charter yacht show

    Posted in:

    On Discounts and Deals

    One of the things I heard a lot of talk about at last week’s Antigua charter yacht show was discounts. And not in the way I’ve been hearing about them during the past few months. As you know if you follow my blog, deals and discounted rates have been flooding the crewed charter market for […]

    Read more