French Riviera Yacht Charter

Your Guide to Yacht Charter in the French Riviera

The Cote d’ Azur (known in English as the French Riviera) is an area within the South of France, running from Monaco in the north-east down to Toulon to the south-west, which is an exceptionally popular destination for large private luxury yachts during the summer season and so there is potentially also an abundance of boats to choose from which are available to charter. What can you expect on a yacht charter in the Cote d’ Azur? The Area:

The Cote d’ Azur (French Riviera) is a stretch of coastline along the southeast of France which comprises Monaco, Nice and Cannes down to Toulon or even Cassis, as there is no official definition of the territory. The towns along the Cote d’ Azur have developed a reputation since the 19th Century as a summering spot for the rich and famous, creating a well-established tourism industry for boutiques and high-end luxury goods. This is where to see glitz and glamour; its where to ‘be seen’ alongside the wealthy and famous. The Yachts:

On a yacht charter holiday on the French Riviera, in the South of France, you can experience all the razzle-dazzle you need. This is the part of the Mediterranean where you can find the glitz and glamour; the Versace; the Dior; and the Cartier. You can experience famous towns where the rich and famous hang out, like Nice, Antibes, Cannes, St Tropez and Marseilles. Or you can just relax and enjoy the naturally beautiful coastline and quiet restaurants - it's all up to you on your luxury yacht. This article covers the must know places to go in the luxury yachting hotspot of France.

Yachting Destinations In and Around the French Riviera

Explore Location Guides for great destinations near the French Riviera .

THE MEDITERRANEANTHE MEDITERRANEAN
The sunny Mediterranean is unequaled in its natural beauty, cultural heritage, passion, glamour and style. Often conveniently split into two main ...
BormesBormes
The wind is normally barely very strong during the charter season and the sea is generally quite quiet. The French Riviera tides and currents are ...
Saint RaphaelSaint Raphael
Detailed information regarding luxury yacht charters in Saint Raphael.
CorsicaCorsica
Wild and untamed with corners barely touched by man; Corsica is an exceptional place for a yacht charter vacation. Corsica is an island of France ...
BonifacioBonifacio
The port at Bonifacio has an imposing landscape and is an ideal port of call for those charter yachts looking for a picturesque setting. Bonifacio is ...
FranceFrance
Detailed information regarding luxury yacht charters in France.
Iles d'hyeresIles d'hyeres
Important travel details, key attractions and the latest yachting news when planning a luxury yacht charter in Iles d'hyeres.
NiceNice
On your French Riviera yacht charter you should visit the lovely old port of Nice, at the eastern end of the Promenade des Anglais. Nice is one of ...

Yachts for Charter in the French Riviera

Luxury Motor Yachts Available for Charter in French Riviera

Motor yacht ANCORABELLISSIMA-CMotor Yacht MY TRUST FUND (ex My Trust)

Explore the variety of Luxury Motor Yachts available in the French Riviera, including ANCORA, BELLISSIMA-C and MY TRUST FUND. ANCORA is a 34.11m (111' 10") good sized yacht launched in 2007. Motor yacht ANCORA, crafted by Leopard (arno) and Baccigalupo, accommodates nine charter guests in four cabins. At 41.00m (134' 6"), BELLISSIMA-C is larger than ANCORA and was launched in 2007. BELLISSIMA-C, crafted by Codecasa, sleeps eight charter guests in four cabins. Launched more recently than BELLISSIMA-C, MY TRUST FUND is a 45.00m (147' 7") large luxury yacht launched in 2008. Motor Yacht MY TRUST FUND, produced by Hakvoort and Felix Buytendijk Design and Diana Yacht Design, sleeps ten guests in five cabins. This is simply a selection of luxury motor yachts available for charter in the French Riviera. Please see this link for more:

Luxury Sailing Yachts Available for Charter in French Riviera

Sailing Yacht IPHARRASailing yacht VICTORIA (ex OHANA)Sailing Yacht Mystery

IPHARRA, VICTORIA and Mystery are Luxury Sailing Yachts available in the French Riviera. IPHARRA is a 31.09m (102' ) well sized yacht launched in 2009. Sailing Yacht IPHARRA, created by Sunreef Yachts, accommodates twelve guests in five cabins. At 43.40m (142' 4"), VICTORIA is larger than IPHARRA and was launched in 2004. Sailing yacht VICTORIA, created by Ron Holland and Perini Navi and Cristiano Gatto, sleeps ten guests in five cabins. Mystery is a 34.30m (112' 6") good sized yacht launched in 2000. Sailing Yacht Mystery, produced by Nautor Swan and German Frers and Dick Young And Nautor Design Group, accommodates eight passengers in four cabins. By clicking the link below you can see a full list of the luxury sailing yachts available in the French Riviera.

Luxury Catamarans Available for Charter in French Riviera

S/Y ETOILE MAGIQUEImagine HeavenS/Y Catsy

Luxury Catamarans available in the French Riviera include S/Y ETOILE MAGIQUE, Imagine Heaven and S/Y Catsy. S/Y ETOILE MAGIQUE is a 24.60m (80' 8") good sized yacht launched in 2005. S/Y ETOILE MAGIQUE sleeps sixteen charter guests in eight cabins. Launched more recently than S/Y ETOILE MAGIQUE, Imagine Heaven is a 64'5" well sized luxury yacht launched in 2007. Imagine Heaven, produced by Yapluka , sleeps six passengers in 2 Queen and 1 Twin cabins. S/Y Catsy is a 18.90m (62' ) well sized luxury yacht launched in 2008. S/Y Catsy, by Sunreef Yachts, sleeps eight charter passengers in four cabins. To see other luxury catamarans that are now available for yacht charter in the French Riviera use the following link.

Browse More Yachts Available for Charter in French Riviera

Luxury Yacht Calypso ( Ex Solemar)Luxury yacht LAYSH LALuxury sailing yacht Attimo

Explore the variety of Yachts available in the French Riviera, including Calypso (, LAYSH LA and Attimo. Calypso ( is a 201.78ft / 61.50m important luxury yacht launched in 2003. Luxury Yacht Calypso (, crafted by Amels, accommodates twelve charter guests in six cabins. LAYSH LA is a 25.00m (82' ) well proportioned yacht launched in 2001. Luxury yacht LAYSH LA, developed by Studio Torrigini and Amer, sleeps eight charter passengers in four cabins. At 31.45m (105'), Attimo is larger than LAYSH LA and was launched in 2004. Luxury sailing yacht Attimo, developed by CMN, accommodates eleven charter guests in four cabins. There are plenty of great yachts available in the French Riviera. Please click on the link below to see more yachts in this vacation destination.


Latest French Riviera Yachting News

Interested in news about the French Riviera? Follow the links below for Luxury Yacht Charter and Superyacht News related to French Riviera and other locations.

13 Fantastic Superyacht Charters for the Cannes and the French Riviera
Heading for Cannes this summer? It's never a bad time to charter a luxury yacht. In fact, it's now the perfect timing to go on a luxury yacht charter vacation, as the Cannes Film Festival has just begun marking the start of summer yachting season.
Special offer: 10% June discount on M/Y Kanaloa charters in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean
Motor yacht KANALOA - Master suite
Superyacht KANALOA (ex.PEGASO and CAYMAN ISLANDS) is ready for charter in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean, with 10% off charters booked for June. She won an award for her beautifully refitted interiors and provides guests with an excellent range of water toys and a fantastic sundeck to take advantage of any destination.
Special offer: Attend Cannes and Monaco events at a reduced rate aboard Mediterranean charter yacht Titania
Motor yacht TITANIA - Skylounge
73m/240ft luxury yacht TITANIA (ex.APOISE) is offering a rate reduction for the Cannes Film Festival and the Monaco Grand Prix. This Approved RYA Water Sports Centre comes with a fantastic range of equipment for exploring on land and in the water, as well as an impressive spa pool on the upper deck and great exterior seating areas for catching all of the action. Contact CharterWorld now to find out more and book your dates before it's too late.
Special offer: 20% off Seanna for Mediterranean charters
M/Y SEANNA - Built by Delta Marine
56m/185ft luxury yacht SEANNA from Delta Marine is now offering up to 20% off her usual Mediterranean charter rate, and with a confirmed zone 1 berth for the Monaco Grand Prix, you won't want to miss this amazing opportunity.
Mediterranean Summer: 12 Of the Best Luxury Events to Attend
Monaco Grand Prix. Photo credit: Larry Koester
The 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival began only hours ago, marking with its opening ceremony the unofficial start to the luxury yacht charter season in the Mediterranean. Although the film festival may be Cannes's most globally recognised event, it's not the only star-studded attraction for the city or even the Mediterranean. Discover 12 celebrations this summer running from May to September that will add even more glamour and entertainment to your luxury charter holiday.
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