Barcelona Yacht Charter

Easily one of the most important yachting destinations in Spain with it large port, luxury yacht charter holidaymakers consider Barcelona as main stop for their Spain yacht charter holiday. There is a large port and marina (Puerto de Barcelona) and areas to moor your yacht so that you can go ashore and experience this magnificent city. This bustling Spanish city port has the enviable distinction of having the oldest history in all of Europe, with historical marvels that include priceless art pieces, old churches with Romanesque theme, and masterpiece creations by popular artists like Picasso, Miro, Gaudi and Dali.

Sardanes a la plaça de la Catedral - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Sardanes a la plaça de la Catedral - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Aside from this historical landmarks and important archaeological pieces, Barcelona is also popular for its pristine beaches and the more popular ones include those found in La Costa Brava. This popular yacht charter destination is known for its appeal that is distinctively avant-garde and contemporary. 

Yacht Charter Barcelona

The Port Vell area of Barcelona includes two main marinas or yacht harbours, a fishing port, and a dock for ferries travelling to the Balearic Islands and other destinations in the Mediterranean. This is the place that luxury charter yachts and superyachts berth so that charter guest and yacht owners can visit the city’s highlights. Barcelona, a Spanish city known for its unique diversity, is a microcosm of rich culture and history and considered as a teeming social milieu in tourist circles. It boasts of impressive and important landmarks, and yacht charter holidaymakers will have to spend at least a week to cover the more important and popular historical attractions.

Torre Agbar - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona  

Photo 1: Torre Agbar, Photo 2: Basílica de la Sagrada Família, Photo 3: Fonts de Montjuïc - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Barcelona appeals to varied interests and preferences as it is able to seamlessly blend a diverse set of attractions in its political, cultural and commercial centres. In addition to this, seasoned sailors and yachting aficionados use Barcelona as the jump-off point for their Spanish jaunt.

There are several ways by which Barcelona can be accessed, and majority travel by air through one of the several international airlines from various points of origin, including those coming from major international airports in several European cities. The airport facility serving Barcelona is a short 10-kilometre drive from the city’s main district. Transfers to specific locations within the city can be done through shuttle service, taxi or car rental.

Because of its important and indispensable contribution to the country’s economy, Barcelona boasts of a modern and comprehensive infrastructure support system that links it to other cities and important destinations within the region. There are various road networks leading to other important yacht charter destinations and these include C32, which traverses the coast area; and E90, C33 and C58, which are the road links that connect the city with the various cities and important destinations on the northern, south western and eastern sections of the peninsula.

Port Vell  Palau Sant Jordi - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Photo 1: Port Vell, Rambla de Mar, Photo 2:  Palau Sant Jordi - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Popular Places and Things to See in Barcelona

Because of its sheer size and the number of important attractions in Barcelona, it would be physically impossible to explore and discover all the marvels and treasures of this city in just a single visit. The best way to enjoy your yacht charter holiday in Barcelona is to focus on a few important attractions and popular destinations that you can possibly cover in a week.

Park Güell - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona Photo 1: Park Güell; Photo 2: Jardins Costa Llobera - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

Photo 1: Park Güell; Photo 2: Jardins Costa Llobera - Photo by Espai d'Imatge - Copyright Turisme de Barcelona

A good way to start your holiday in Barcelona is by visiting La Rambas, a popular pedestrian avenue that hosts several restaurants, cafes, boutiques, shops and galleries. A leisurely walk through this avenue will already allow you to experience some of the best attractions in Barcelona.

Other notable attractions that can be visited from your luxury charter yacht include the Picasso Museum, the Guell Park, which was the creation of Antonio Gaudi, the church of La Sagrada Familia, the Joan Miro Museum and Museum of Contemporary Arts.

Below you will find the latest news related to the superyacht industry in Barcelona as well as a selection of Barcelona charter yachts. For more information, please email our dedicated and proffesional team of brokers here

Barcelona Superyacht News

Take to Cannes and the Mediterranean in style this summer and charter luxury yacht G3
M/Y G3 - Main salon
44m/144ft superyacht G3 (ex.SIBELLE) is back on the charter market after an extensive refit and is ready for the summer season in the Mediterranean. Sporting a brand new forward deck Jacuzzi, an outdoor cinema and a beach club as well as beautifully appointed modern interiors, she will impress both visitors and guests alike.
New Paint Job: M/Y LADY MICHELLE ready to impress on Amalfi and Western Mediterranean charters
Superyacht LADY MICHELLE - Sundeck and Jacuzzi
Fresh from an extensive refit and hull repainting, 55m/181ft superyacht LADY MICHELLE is returning to the Mediterranean charter market. A fusion of classic and modern design elements create elegant modern interiors and alfresco living spaces to give 13 guests an exceptional treat.
Mega Yachts Dilbar and Madame Gu in Barcelona
The stunning tourist hub of Spain has recently got two more incredible attarctions, as mega yachts Madame Gu and Dilbar entered Port Vell a few days ago. The mega yachts' fans made their way to the port to take some great shots. Here are the best ones.
Luxury Superyacht Charter in Spain: The Future Of Yacht Chartering Conference
An exciting one-day conference will take place in Barcelona this autumn, discussing the changes and development of the Spanish yacht charter market and its future.
Vilanova Crew Ski Weekend 2016 attended by 25 crew from Superyachts moored in Barcelona area
Vilanova Crew Ski Weekend 2016
Vilanova Grand Marina – Barcelona once again hosted its annual crew ski weekend for captains and crew. This year's event was attended by 25 crew from Superyachts moored in Barcelona area.
Two Largest FEADSHIP Mega Yachts to date spotted together in Barcelona
Two Feadship jewels - SYMPHONY and MADAME GU in Barcelona, Spain - Photo by Feadship Fanclub and sr_brown5
The two largest superyachts ever built by Feadship, the 101,50m SYMPHONY and the 99m MADAME GU, have been recently spotted while anchored together in Barcelona, Spain.
New investment and plans for expansion announced by Marina Barcelona 92
Aerial view of Marina Barcelona 92
Marina Barcelona 92 (MB'92) announced new investment and plans for expansion, including the construction and installation of a new shiplift.

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Charter Boats are Booking Up Early this Year: Don’t miss out!
Brand-new CLOUD 9 available for charter vacations
The smart way to charter this year? Get in early! If you don't want to miss out on your favourite boat or the best dates, then get in touch to help us to organise your next dream holiday in one of the many breathtaking summer destinations.
Special offer: 8 days for the price of 7 in Mallorca aboard Mediterranean charter yacht Cento
Motor yacht CENTO - Sundeck sunpads and alfresco dining area
26m/83ft charter yacht CENTO has a special offer on in Mallorca to fill a booking gap between the 3rd-11th July, offering guests 8 days for the price of 7. For up to 8 guests, she could be the perfect way to travel around the Balearic Islands and her cruising speed of 18 knots and top speed of 27 knots means you can spend more time at your destination than getting there.
Luxury yacht Cheetah Moon available for charter across the Mediterranean this summer
Luxury yacht CHEETAH MOON - Skylounge
39m/126ft superyacht CHEETAH MOON is available for charter in the Mediterranean. Her vibrant and contemporary interiors create a joyful atmosphere that make her a great choice for parties and friend and family charters. Her wide selection of water toys will keep the while group entertained wherever you cruise in the Mediterranean.
Motor yacht Cloud Atlas is ready for charter now in the Mediterranean
CLOUD ATLAS built by Lloyds Ships
46m/151ft luxury yacht CLOUD ATLAS is available for charter this summer in the Mediterranean. Refitted in 2015 and ready to impress your guests, the interior is classic and sophisticated, with plenty of space both inside and out for dockside parties.
Special offer: M/Y Takara ready for Mediterranean charter with Mallorca berth included
Foredeck with seating and Jacuzzi aboard luxury yacht TAKARA
If you were thinking of heading to Mallorca this summer, here's a deal you can't afford to miss: 38m/125ft superyacht TAKARA is available for charter in the Mediterranean with a berth in Mallorca included in her price. Capable of accommodating up to 12 guests in her exquisite modern interior, this 2016 luxury yacht from Sanlorenzo is an exceptional work of engineering sure to impress every guest throughout her charter.
Watch: Close-up video of Mega Sailing Yacht A in Spain
Sailing yacht A. Photo by @kristian_cph
A new fantastic video of sailing yacht A has been released. She was spotted entering Cartagena port and docking at Navatia Shipyard in Spain.
Motor Yacht IDOL: Charter Vacation with a WOW factor
Yacht IDOL - Main
This summer 2017 MOTOR YACHT IDOL heads to a very special charter destination in the Mediterranean. ¡Bienvenido a España! – the country of love, passion,  swirling Flamenco skirts, the flash of the Matador’s cloak, the sangria, the tapas, and the rich and flaming personalities of the Spanish. On a charter holiday in Spain you will come across continuous sunshine, pristine clear...
8 days Charter For The Price of 7 Aboard Superyacht TATIANA
Motor Yacht Tatiana - a Bilgin Superyacht
Luxury yacht TATIANA offers 1 extra day free during June charters in the Western Mediterranean. Plan your summer vacation now and contact your preferred charter broker to secure this stunning superyacht. Tatiana is a perfect charter yacht, see for yourself. Tatiana was launched in 2011 by Bilgin Yachts and was nominated for the best exterior...
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