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

Top 10 Superyachts you HAVE TO SEE at MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona
MY GO - Main
MYBA Charter Show is coming to Barcelona this year. OneOcean Port Vell will come alive with over 60 superyachts visiting the city. Do not miss out - here are the top 10 charter superyacht you should see in Barcelona from the 24th until the 27th of April.
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
Menorca
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.

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2017 Mediterranean Superyacht Charter Specials
Summer yacht charter season is fast approaching. With a huge amount of charter yachts out there CharterWorld wants you to make the best decision on where to go for your next holiday and which yacht to charter. Here are the 2017 Mediterranean superyacht charter specials. Get inspired and contact our friendly brokers for specialist advice and expert opinion.
Top 10 Superyachts you HAVE TO SEE at MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona
MY GO - Main
MYBA Charter Show is coming to Barcelona this year. OneOcean Port Vell will come alive with over 60 superyachts visiting the city. Do not miss out - here are the top 10 charter superyacht you should see in Barcelona from the 24th until the 27th of April.
Sailing yacht OHANA Has a Special Weekly Rate of €125,000 until May
Charter sailing yacht Ohana in the Mediterranean and begin your summer yachting season early! Ohana is available at a special rate of €125,000 per week until May.
Charter sailing yacht Ree from Spain to the Amalfi Coast
Sailing yacht REE - Built by Valdettaro
34m/112ft sailing yacht REE (ex.PARSIFAL II) is ready to take you on an unforgettable Mediterranean charter, offering up to 10 guests contemporary interiors, luxury accommodation and a fantastic array of water toys all for an amazing price.
Visit breathtaking Amalfi Coast, Naples, Capri and Corsica Aboard Luxury Charter Yacht Apogee
Plan a luxury superyacht vacation abroad motor yacht Apogee and visit stunning Cote d'Azure, Corsica, Amalfi Coast, Portofino, Sardinia and Naples.
Be the First One to Charter Brand New Sailing Yacht SATORI in France, Italy, Monaco and Spain
Sailing yacht SATORI
Charte brand new sailing superyacht Satori, which was launched earlier this year. This stunning 41.5m yacht will be available for charters in West Mediterranean this summer season.
Explore West Med and Adriatic aboard luxury superyacht Pride
Explore the vibrant and diverse life of the Mediterranean this summer. Cruise to West Med and Adriatic aboard luxury superyacht Pride.
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.