September 2017

Monthly Archives

  • Sunseeker charter yacht Hooligan

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    Late-Season Yacht Charter in Spain's Balearic Isles

    Ocean Independence sends word that the 82-foot Sunseeker motoryacht Hooligan is offering a deal for charters during October in Spain’s Balearic Isles. For charters during October, Hooligan‘s weekly base rate is dropping to €30,000. That’s down from €34,500, with the yacht accommodating eight guests in four staterooms. Hooligan is a 2007 build that has undergone a number of […]

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  • charter yacht Xenia 74

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    Some Good News from the Virgin Islands, Caribbean

    This year’s hurricane season has been punishing in the Virgin Islands and northern Caribbean, which together comprise the prime destination for winter yacht charter each year. And even as cleanup begins from Hurricane Irma, the islands now have another serious hurricane, Maria, bearing down. For many people who live in the islands, the suffering has […]

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  • Codecasa charter yacht Mariu

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    Greece Yacht Charter: Save 20 Percent

    Greece is the kind of summer yacht-charter destination where the weather can be outstanding well into October—and with all the kids back in school, the prime harbors for swimming and relaxing are a lot quieter. That’s why it’s exciting to see an announcement from Edmiston about the 164-foot Codecasa motoryacht Mariu, which has returned to […]

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  • Delta charter yacht Avalon

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    New to the OCI Charter Fleet: Avalon and Dee Dee Lee

    Ocean Independence has just welcomed two yachts to the charter fleet. First is the 150-foot Delta motoryacht Avalon, which accommodates as many as 12 guests in five staterooms. Previously known for charter as Katya and now under new ownership, Avalon is expected to be available in Florida, the Bahamas and the Caribbean this winter. Her lowest weekly […]

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    Visit Ischia, Italy on Crewed Yacht Charter

    Ischia Countryside Ischia is a unique volcanic island with many different thermal springs along with a newly burgeoning boutique wine industry producing excellent wines from grapes grown in the island volcanic soil. There are many local highlights tucked away on this island that should be added to every crewed yacht charter itinerary.

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  • Alloy charter yacht Q

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    Video: Sailing Yacht Q for Charter

    Camper and Nicholsons International just released this video of the sailing yacht Q, a 169-foot Alloy that previously was known as Mondango 2 on the charter market. Q is a 2008 build that accommodates as many as 12 guests in five staterooms. She most recently was refitted in 2014 and 2016. The interior is by […]

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  • Vitters charter yacht Bella Ragazza

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    Thailand Yacht Charter for Christmas and New Year's

    McMaster Yachts says the 141-foot Vitters sailing yacht Bella Regazza is now accepting inquiries for Thailand yacht charters during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. Bella Ragazza is a 2004 build that previously was known as Drumbeg. She accommodates 10 guests in five staterooms, including a master with a private sauna. Rhoades Young did the interior decor, […]

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  • Feadship charter yacht Joy

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    Late-Season Deals on Mediterranean Yacht Charter

    A number of charter yachts are offering late-season incentives for bookings across the Mediterranean. Burgess Yachts says the 194-foot Benetti motoryacht Meamina is giving 25 percent off charters of at least a week from September 18-30 in the East Mediterranean. With the discount, Meamina‘s lowest weekly base rate drops to €236,250 for 12 guests. Also […]

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  • Hurricane Irma

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    Hurricane Irma Pounds Caribbean Yacht Charter Grounds

    Reports are only now starting trickle in from across the Caribbean and South Florida after Hurricane Irma, one of the strongest Atlantic hurricanes on record, barreled into some of the most popular winter yacht charter destinations. Suffice it to say, the impact appears to be greater than we’ve seen from any storm in a long, […]

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  • Rossinavi charter yacht Endeavour 2 salon

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    New Video: Rossinavi Charter Yacht Endeavour 2

    Ocean Independence just released this new video of the 163-foot Rossinavi motoryacht Endeavour 2: Endeavour 2 is a trideck explorer yacht that launched this year and joined the Ocean Independence charter fleet this past spring. She has a diesel-electric (meaning hybrid) propulsion system and a range of 5,000 nautical miles at 12 knots. That outfitting means Endeavour II is […]

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