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

Explore Luxury Sailing Yachts available for charter in the French Riviera, including IPHARRA, VICTORIA and Mystery. IPHARRA is a 31.09m (102' ) well sized luxury yacht launched in 2009. Sailing Yacht IPHARRA, produced 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, developed by Ron Holland and Perini Navi and Cristiano Gatto, sleeps ten charter guests in five cabins. Mystery is a 34.30m (112' 6") well proportioned 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. There are plenty of great yachts available in the French Riviera. Please click on the link below to see more luxury sailing yachts in this vacation destination.

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.

Special offer: Reduced South of France charters with Sunseeker M/Y Firecracker
Sunseeker superyacht FIRECRACKER
26m/87ft luxury yacht FIRECRACKER from Sunseeker is available in the South of France with a tempting reduced charter price for the remainder of September. Capable of a top speed of 35 knots and with efficiently used outdoor guest spaces for alfresco living and dining, she is an ideal choice for holidays with family and friends.
Charter motor yacht Odessa in the Western Mediterranean
Motor yacht ODESSA - Built by Turquoise Yachts
Motor yacht ODESSA from Turquoise yachts has charter availability in the Western Mediterranean. A PADI Certified Dive Centre and an Approved RYA Water Sports Centre, she is perfect for exploring above and below the water on an adventurous holiday together with family and friends.
Special offer: Charter M/Y Destiny at a fantastic 25% discount in the Western Mediterranean
Heesen open yacht DESTINY
37m/123ft motor yacht DESTINY is ready for charter in the Western Mediterranean with an impressive 25% discount on her charter rate this September. Her refit in 2016 gave her a fresh new look from interior designer Laura Pomponi, and with of speeds of up to 30 knots, she is perfect for island hopping or visiting multiple destinations along a stretch of coast.
Charter sailing yacht Germania Nova in the South of France
Aft deck alfresco dining aboard superyacht GERMANIA NOVA
55m/180ft sailing yacht GERMANIA NOVA is ready for charter in the South of France this September. Built in 2011, guests are treated to a traditional environment with all the modern technological conveniences.
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.
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