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. 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. There is more information about chartering these types of traditional yachts here.

Below is a partial selection of  some of the classic sailing yachts currently available for charter:

Classic Yachting News:

Charter restored superyacht classic Menorca in the Balearic Islands this September
Superyacht MENORCA - Outdoor lounging on the sundeck. Photo credit Mare e Terra
Built in 1961 and restored in 2017, classic superyacht MENORCA will appeal to charter guests looking for a minimalist environment that combines cutting edge contemporary technology with carefully preserved original features. Her expansive sundeck is ideal for a film in the moonlight, or for a party that lives up to the reputation of this fun-loving and energetic destination.
Historic luxury yacht Malahne ready for Mediterranean charters
Superyacht MALAHNE - Hand-painted cabins. Photo credit: Jeff Brown
Classic luxury yacht MALAHNE is still available in the Mediterranean for September charters. Her exquisite 1930s appearance was meticulously restored by Pendennis Shipyard, G. L. Watson & Co and Oliver Laws.
Charter superyacht Highlander in the Mediterranean at her new low season rate
Classic superyacht HIGHLANDER - Built by Feadship
1986 superyacht classic HIGHLANDER is available for charter in the Mediterranean and she has a great new low-season rate. Take advantage of this amazing bargain and cruise aboard a yacht with character and sophistication while pampering yourself with her spa and massage facilities. Party the night away on her dedicated dance floor, get a bird's eye view from the helicopter or simply spend a quiet evening together in her on board cinema. However many destinations you wish to see, luxury yacht HIGHLANDER has plenty of entertainment while you get there.
Charter classic M/Y Seagull II in the Eastern Mediterranean
Classic luxury yacht SEAGULL II
54m/177ft 1952 superyacht SEAGULL II is available for charter in the Eastern Mediterranean, providing guests with classic public and private interiors, a number of private lounges on the main deck and large outdoor lounging areas to make the most of every magnificent location.
Charter classic 1937 superyacht Malahne in the Adriatic and South of France
Classic luxury yacht MALAHNE - Salon
There's still the chance to charter the 1937 classic superyacht MALAHNE in the South of France and the Adriatic: This beautiful Art Deco yacht is an atmospheric treat filled with authentic furnishings while still catering to guests with impressive variety of water toys for 21st Century entertainment.
Charter classic superyacht Menorca in the Balearic Islands
Luxury yacht MENORCA - Saloon with grand piano. Photo credit Mare e Terra
Charter classic 1961 motor yacht MENORCA in the Balearic Islands this summer: After an extensive 2017 refit, she blends her original features with cutting edge technology for the best of modern and traditional cruising. Already a popular choice after such a short time on the charter market, be sure to reserve your dates quickly so that you don't miss out.
M/Y Menorca: An interview with Mare e Terra CEO Laurent Morel-Ruymen
MENORCA - bathroom - Photo credit Mare e Terra
49m/159ft motor yacht MENORCA is a classic 1960 build from Botje Ensing that has undergone an impressive refit and restoration to return her to the charter market in the Balearic Islands. Find out about her transformation by Menorca-based design house Mare e Terra, whom have from contemporary flair to her interiors while remaining true to her original design.
Hakvoort deliver 38m motor yacht SOPRANO available for charter in the Mediterranean
Hakvoort My Soprano bridge deck salon table and sofa
Hakvoort Shipyard has announced the delivery of the 38,25-metre motor yacht SOPRANO to her first-time owners, boasting exterior design by Diana Yacht Design and interiors by Felix Buytendijk. SOPRANO has been constructed with a classical feel in mind and a lovely canoe stern, as requested by her owners, as admired on previously built Hakvoort yachts...

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