Classic Yacht Charter
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Classic yacht charter is a great way to experience some of the most exquisite classic sailing or motor yachts in the world. Chartering a classic yacht will provide you with all the ambiance, grace and style of the classic by-gone era of boating. The types of classic yachts available for charter include schooners, gaffed rigged boats, yawls, magnificent ketches, sloops and even tall ships. On a classic yacht charter guests can enjoy the style, sumptuous luxury, impeccable craftsmanship, traditions, service and world class cuisine to be expected of a gracious yacht.
For those seeking a memorable vacation classic yachts charter is the perfect way to have an experience of a lifetime. These beautiful classic yachts, feature acres of sail, graceful lines, gleaming brass, rich woodwork and fine craftsmanship. Despite being vintage yachts, many also offer luxury yacht charter featuring all the modern features expected in a luxury yacht such as air-conditioning, refrigeration and roomy accommodation.
Classic yacht’s interiors are hand crafted in wood and beautifully finished in an authentic style. You can revel in the magnificent craftsmanship in so many different woods, such as rich French walnut, golden Danish elm, rare rosewoods, or mahogany paneling.
No sailing experience needed to charter a classic yacht as they are fully crewed. Not only enthusiasts of sailing can enjoy such luxurious surroundings, as luxury classic motor yacht charter offers all the amenities and standards of service possible.
There are also many modern reproduction yachts available. These boats have luxury accommodation and the type first rate crews to be expected on a superyacht. They have all the appearance of a classic sailing yacht or classic motor yacht, but the performance and comfort of a modern superyacht. In every other respect they are modern luxury yachts down to the finest detail. The yachts offer all the amenities and standards of service expected of any fully crewed luxury yacht charter such as air-conditioning, refrigeration and lavish accommodation and ensuite facilities.
Take part in famous classic sailing events.
For those who would enjoy seeing a number of classic yacht sailing together there are events around the world that provide ample opportunity. It is possible to charter a classic yacht for the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta. The Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta is major Caribbean yachting event draws some of the most beautiful and graceful sailing vessels ever built. These classics include schooners, gaffed rigged boats, yawls and magnificent ketches and sloops. Chartering an original classic or spirit of tradition yacht will be one of the most amazing and unique sailing experiences available. You could either take part in the sailing and racing or just relax and enjoy the view as the yachts go by. The Antigua Regatta is one of the rare occasions where you can witness many famous traditional, vintage and classic yachts powered up under full sail. This event really is a once in a life-time opportunity to participate in an incredible boating spectacle. The 2005 regatta is to take place in Antigua from 14th to 19th April 2005. Other classic regattas include the VELA D'EPOCA D'IMPERIA regatta in North Italy, the “REGATES ROYALES” in Cannes and “LES VOILES DE ST. TROPEZ” (former Nioulargue). At these Mediterranean events around 80 - 120 of the most beautiful classic yachts in the world gather to race.
Corporate yacht charters and corporate hospitality is also well suited to classic yacht charter. Classic yacht charter is a superb way to offer exclusive client hospitality, imaginative product launches or full team development programs. Luxury classic yachts can also be chartered for short cruises, dinner or party venues, and even wedding venues and honeymoons.
There is a vast amount of different classic yachts available for charter around the world. Please use the link below to view some of the boats from our online database. If you can not find the type of classic yacht you are looking for please contact us for further assistance in finding your yacht and organizing your charter.
Below is a partial selection of some of the classic sailing yachts currently available for charter:
56.39m (185' ) | 2010
The 2010 Sailing yacht Atlantic is magnificent replica of the 1903 William Gardner designed three-masted sailing schooner Atlantic, owned by Ed Kastelein. The 1903 sailing ...
89'/27m | 1999
‘Lady Anita’ is Phuket’s newest deluxe charter yacht and she is now available for charters this winter. ‘Lady Anita’ is a beautiful classic ketch built from mahogany. Her ...
55m | 2009
Classic Sailing Yacht ELENA is a traditional sailing schooner and she was built and launched in 2009 from Factoria Naval de Marin. ELENA has been conscientiously recreated from ...
46.32m (151' 11") | 2002
Sailing yacht WINDROSE is a classic schooner measuring 46.32m (151' 11") built by Holland Jachtbouw in 2002. S/Y WINDROSE features naval architecture and interior design by ...
36.58m (120' ) | 1930
SHAMROCK V is a living sailing legend being the only wooden J Class classic sailing yacht ever built (by Camper & Nicholsons with naval architecture by Charles E Nicholson). ...
41.55m (136' 4") | 2004
Sailing yacht RANGER is a 41.55m (136' 4") classic yacht built by Danish Yachts in 2004. Her interior desing is by Glade Johnson Design, Inc.
The quality of craftsmanship ...
41.5m / 135ft | 2002
Classic yacht Eleonora E is an impressive ‘modern classic' auxiliary gaff schooner built in 2002 as a replica of the mythic Nathaniel Herreshoff schooner Westward. Sailing yacht ...
123.03ft (37.50m) | 1992
Built in 1992 Alexa's lines were inspired by the beauty and elegance of the original Royal Yacht Britannia.
With a complete refit throughout in 2001/2002, she now benefits from ...
40.50m (132' 10") | 1899 / 200
Sailing classic yacht BLACK SWAN (ex S/Y Brynhild) is a truly beautiful 40,50m (132' 10") Camper & Nicholsons yacht launched in 1899 and designed by Charles E. Nicholson. ...
107'7" | 1959
The beautiful classic sailing yacht SINTRA was launched in 1959, at the legendary German shipyard of Abeking & Rasmussen. At 33m, she remains as one of the most impressive ...
Effortlessly combining style & grace with modern technology Classic Sailing yacht Raja Laut is a gaff topsail schooner designed by French designer, Georges Carraz and built in ...
24.90m (81' 8") | 2005
Sailing yacht ATAO is a 24,90m (81' 8") sailboat built by JFA Chantier Naval in 2005. The yacht is based in the Caribbean during the winter months and in the Western ...
70ft | 1968
Auckland based Classic Sailing Yacht HAPARANDA is a 70ft classic schooner, an original Lundmark build; famous in history over 40 years. After an extensive and loving refit she is ...
106'/77'LWL | 2003
The classic sailing yacht Carl Linne, was originally launched as Christofell’s Lighthouse by Holland Jachtbouw. Inspired by the J-classic Endeavour, she makes a daring statement, ...
25.6m (83ft) | 1976
The ketch rigged classic sailing yacht LADY SAIL was built by Cantieri Sangermani and designed by Sparkman & Stephens in 1976. The 25,6m (83,11ft) sailing yacht LADY SAIL was ...
27.00m (88' 6") | 2008
Luxury sailing yacht VINTAGE is a 27,00m (88' 6") charter yacht built by Nereids in 2008. The yacht can accommodate 7 guests and charters throughout the Western ...
Classic Yachting News:
Claasen Shipyard, Marina Port Vell as well as Rondal will be once again sponsoring the Superyacht Cup Palma. So far, 19 luxury yachts have confirmed their presence in this popular Mediterranean race, hosted by the beautiful Spanish yacht charter location - Palma.
This is a beautiful video of the magnificent J Class yachts, participating in the 2013 St Barths Bucket Regatta, released by Onne van der Wal.
Three British Marine Federation (BMF) and Superyacht UK (SYUK) members, including Pendennis, Green Marine, as well as Princess Yachts, have been recognized at this year's World Superyacht Awards, held in Istanbul on May 4.
Two World Superyacht Awards 2013 went to the Royal Huisman superyacht Pumula in the categories: 'Sailing Yacht of Year' as well as 'Best Sailing Yacht 30m - 39m'. She boasts beautiful interior designed by Rhoades Young Design.
Holland Jachtbouw's J Class superyacht Rainbow was honoured with the World Superyacht Award 2013 in the 'Sailing Yachts 39M+' category, handed over during the Awards ceremony on May 4.
Built in 1967 by the well known Burger Boat Company, Zerlina yacht is a recently restored beautiful motor yacht that has taken on an incredible journey from Florida to Denmark.
4 World Superyacht Awards 2013 went to Dykstra Naval Architects for the 37m classic yacht Pumula, J Class yacht Rainbow, the J Class charter yacht Endeavour, as well as the Legacy Award, received by Tom Perkins.
It was a double victory for the prominent NZ manufacturer, Yachting Developments, at the 2013 World Superyacht Awards. The company has won in both the Refitted category for their refit of the J Class charter yacht Endeavour JK4, as well as Judges Special Award for Catamarans, for the 100-foot sailing catamaran yacht Quintessential (Q5).