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 YachtMystery

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 YachtMystery, 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/YETOILE MAGIQUEImagine HeavenS/YCatsy

Luxury Catamarans available in the French Riviera include S/YETOILE MAGIQUE, Imagine Heaven and S/YCatsy. S/YETOILE MAGIQUE is a 24.60m (80' 8") good sized yacht launched in 2005. S/YETOILE MAGIQUE sleeps sixteen charter guests in eight cabins. Launched more recently than S/YETOILE 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/YCatsy is a 18.90m (62' ) well sized luxury yacht launched in 2008. S/YCatsy, 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 yachtLAYSH 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 yachtLAYSH 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.

Motor yacht Seanna: Confirmed Zone 1 berth for Monaco Grand Prix charter
The outdoor lounge on the main deck aft aboard motor yacht SEANNA
56m/185ft superyahct SEANNA from Delta Marine is available for charter in the Mediterranean and has a confirmed zone 1 berth for the Monaco Grand Prix. Capable of hosting up to 150 guests when dockside, her salons and aft decks are designed for accommodating large groups and the main salon can convert into a dance floor. There are plenty of facilities for after the party as well: a sauna, spa pool and beach club enhance guests' choice for relaxation after a busy day exploring the land and sea or attending the Monaco Grand Prix.
Special offer: Reduced charter rate for M/Y Costa Magna during Monaco Grand Prix
Luxury yacht COSTA MAGNA - Main salon
45m/146ft motor yacht COSTA MAGNA has a special deal during the Monaco Grand Prix, offering the reduced charter rate of 80,000 per week plus expenses. Learn more about her luscious interiors and beautiful decks, and reserve your dates today.
Cruise St Tropez and the Western Mediterranean with charter yacht Fleur
The aft sundeck Jacuzzi and sun loungers aboard superyacht FLEUR
36m/118ft superyacht FLEUR, built by Sunseeker in 2016, is ready for charter in the Mediterranean and provides guests with a brand new environment without any of the signs of long-standing wear and tear. Perfect for special occasions, celebrations, or for Zipping from one Mediterranean beauty spot to the next, luxury yacht FLEUR has excellent indoor and outdoor spaces, including 2 sundeck Jacuzzis, for entertaining visitors and relaxing with family and friends.
Brand new M/Y Da Vinci ready for French and Italian Riviera charters
Motor yacht DA VINCI - Built by Mangusta (Overmarine)
Brand new 2017 launched superyacht DA VINCI from Mangusta is on the charter market in the Mediterranean, cruising along the French and Italian Riviera. With a cruising speed of 25 knots and a maximum speed of 38 knots, she is a perfect choice for completing packed itineraries in different locations.
Last minute Offer: 50% off Caribbean and Bahamas charters aboard M/Y Coral Ocean
Superyacht CORAL OCEAN. Photo credit: Jeff Brown
One of Jon Bannenberg's most renowned designs, 73m/238ft luxury yacht CORAL OCEAN is offering a special discount on Bahamas and Caribbean charters this April before moving on to the Mediterranean for the start of the summer charter season. Discover why these tropical charter grounds enjoy such popularity aboard this beautiful contemporary yacht last refitted in 2016.
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