The Caribbean is one of the most interesting areas in the world for yacht chartering and the British Virgin islands represent the pinnacle of the Caribbean chartering experience. It is hard not to like the BVI: sandy beaches, excellent snorkeling, beach party bars, upscale moorings at internationally famous hotels, places of interest, and, of course, beautiful sailing and captivating sunsets. Most importantly, the geography of the BVI, with the elongated island of Tortola acting as a wave breaker against the Atlantic ocean swells, presents a calm and protected cruising area that is ideal for family charters! Read our BVI charter itinerary so you can start planning your memorable trip!
Last week I was invited onboard the recently refit, 150′ Trinity, CARPE DIEM II, for an amazing lunch to introduce the new chef onboard, Chef Robert Ginsberg. Captain Alan Tookey and his professional crew of eight were on point the entire time and everything was perfect except for the rainy weather that day. Chef Robert has been in the yachting industry for over 10 years including a world cruise on a previous yacht. His passion for cooking has lead him to work with legends such as James Beard, Julia Child and Anthony Bourdain. If you are looking for an amazing motor yacht charter Virgin Islands, the Bahamas, or in New England this summer then look no further than CARPE DIEM II! Continue reading
A top of the range towed tender, an outdoor cinema and an oversized exterior jacuzzi with sauna are just three reasons why MY SEANNA is our Super Yacht of the Week! This 185′ Delta motor yacht offers luxurious living throughout, making her an attractive candidate for your next yacht charter through the Virgin Islands.
We’re thinking ahead to the Caribbean charter season and have selected JUST ENOUGH as our Super Yacht of the Week. This fully custom built 140′ crewed motor yacht is ideal for discovering the Bahamas for the summer months before moving down to the Virgin Islands. When dreaming of your luxury yacht charter St Thomas offers the perfect platform to discover the northern Caribbean and JUST ENOUGH is our recommended option to explore the area in style!
ARIANNA is a firm Boatbookings favourite and a fine choice for July’s first Super Yacht of the Week. This 2012 Delta Marine 50m motor yacht offers generous interior and exterior volumes, elegant styling and lavish accommodation spaces, making her the obvious choice for your next vacation through the Bahamas and Virgin Islands.
The Caribbean is the ultimate crewed catamaran destination, offering unrivalled itineraries, sailing conditions, anchorages, scenery and luxury yachts! But just why should you charter a crewed catamaran, over a monohull or motor yacht? We know just what makes the catamaran so special in the Caribbean!
M/Y FREEDOM is a based in St. Croix, USVI year round and available for the perfect yacht charter BVI. She is superbly equipped with 4 beautiful staterooms to comfortably accommodate up to 9 guests. It is richly decorated and perfectly designed. But best of all, it is absolutely fun-filled. From bow to stern, motor yacht FREEDOM has been extensively redesigned and refitted. No expense has been spared in making her the ultimate in luxury, entertainment, dining and all-out yachting adventure.
One of the brokers, Allison, was fortunate enough to be invited for lunch during the Antigua Charter Yacht Show and she states that it was absolutely delicious. Chef Joseph Stiles is an award-winning chef who brings international experience in kitchens from Italy to the Virgin Islands to FREEDOM. Chef Joseph brings his passion for food and wine to the intimate yacht setting where he uses the spectacular Caribbean as his backdrop for his award-winning cuisine.
Tagliarini with clams, smoked bacon, scallions and nectar
Would you think that you’d go to the Caribbean and eat pizza? No? Well think again! Ben, one of our Brokers, is in the British Virgin Islands this week checking out all of the crewed catamarans or your Caribbean yacht charter at the BVI Yacht Show, and was extremely impressed by one of the yachts which wasn’t actually part of the show! But we do know that food plays an important part in your charter!
Do you want a yacht fit for 007 himself? Following a highly successful East Med summer season, REGINA is moving to the Caribbean. It is the second consecutive year that REGINA will be cruising the likes of St Maarten and St Barths, and her crew is looking forward to pampering their guests just like in a James Bond movie! REGINA “starred” alongside Daniel Craig in Skyfall, the latest 007 James Bond film, and since then she has built an impressive and extremely loyal clientèle amongst the world jetset.