August 2010

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  • charter yacht Jana

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    €40,000 Discount on a West Med Feadship

    I think it’s safe to say that we have reached the apex of what can accurately be called “discount season” in the West Med, what with all the offers flooding in for the remainder of August. The latest neck-snapping head-turner is a nearly 35-percent price reduction aboard a Feadship motoryacht, with the management company practically […]

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    10 Best Charter Yachts that were Recently Refit

    Edmiston and Company has a whopping six recommendations this week. First is for the 168-foot Schweers motoryacht Legend, which just emerged from an extensive systems and “behind-the-scenes” refit, having gotten a new owner since the days when she was known to the charter industry as Jamaica Bay. Also refit in the past year and part […]

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    Sailing Yacht Offers $1,500 Discount on 2008 Rates

    The custom-built, 72-foot sailing yacht Pacific Wave is offering a $1,500 discount on charters taken between November 1 and May 31, with the pre-discount base rates for those dates being the same as they were back in 2008. So, for two guests, the weekly rate with the discount is $14,500. For four guests, it’s $15,500, […]

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    Sail into Bar Harbor Maine on a Crewed Yacht Charter in New England

    Visit the Northrop and Johnson Yacht Charters Website  Bar Harbor, ME Bar Harbor, Maine, a quinsentential Maine coastal village perched on the eastern shore of Mt. Desert, is a must stop visit by crewed yacht charter on a yacht charter of New England when cruising along the Maine Coast.  Facing a large harbor and surrounded […]

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  • charter yacht Kapalua

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    Christmas Discount: 8 Nights for Price of 7

    It’s been about a month since I received the first major discount announcement for a holiday charter during the winter 2010-11 season. That was a 15-percent rate break aboard the 252-foot motoryacht Samar, which is part of the Edmiston and Company fleet. As I told you at the time, it was the first public announcement […]

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    South Pacific Discount, Suggested Itineraries

    On August 10, Ed Hamilton & Co. uploaded this blog post about the 80-foot sailing yacht Matelot, which is offering 10 days for the price of seven during the month of September in the South Pacific. The blog post also offers suggestions for charter itineraries.

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  • the Maldives

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    Premier CNI Yachts to Charter in Indian Ocean

    It’s always tough to pinpoint the moment when something becomes a trend, but during the past few years, there has been an increasingly steady trickle of motoryachts skipping the winter season in the Caribbean to instead offer charters in the Indian Ocean, and in particular in the lovely island nations of the Maldives and the […]

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  • charter yacht Paraffin, 197-foot Feadship motoryacht

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    Fraser Touts New Discounts, Including Free Week of Charter

    Fraser Yachts Worldwide has just issued a slew of discount announcements for late-summer yacht charters in the Western Mediterranean, Eastern Mediterranean, Florida, and Bahamas–including one that gives you an entire week of charter for free. Most noteworthy is the 111-foot Inace motoryacht Sudami, which takes 10 guests in Florida and the Bahamas. Since the end […]

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    10 Best Charter Yachts with 2010 Christmas Availability

    Northrop and Johnson says the 115-foot Crescent motoryacht Kapalua is still available for a Christmas charter in the Virgin Islands—and is willing to give eight days for the price of seven during the Christmas holiday dates. Charter broker Beverly Parsons at Interpac Yachts says the 98-foot Poole Chaffee motoryacht Marazul and the 77-foot Italversal motoryacht […]

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