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USA Luxury Golf Yacht Charter Vacations on Motor Yacht Stargazer

December 15, 2011

Written by Chelsea Smith

Starting in 2012, the 180′ motor yacht STARGAZER will be available for luxury golf charter vacations, offering private, unique golf yacht charter itineraries to discerning charter clients in America.

Measuring 180ft (54.9m) in length, M/Y Stargazer otherwise known as the ‘Golf yacht’ is a large expedition yacht with sleek, yet powerful and rugged lines that was built in 1964 and was refitted in 2010. The Golf Charter Yacht Stargazer boasts a golf equipment room with sets of demo equipment, a heli-pad that has been set up for coaching and social competitions. It is also possible to request first class golf coaches onboard who can help to improve your game while cruising to the best golf courses.

USA Luxury Golf Yacht Charter Vacations

USA Luxury Golf Yacht Charter Vacations

A golf charter vacation on the Stargazer yacht will enable you and your guests to travel to some of the best golf courses in the world while enjoying the luxury 5 star amenities. Imagine being able to play at a different golf course every day, with your own private coach to guide you, surrounded by spectacular ocean vistas. Each night you can retire to your private charter yacht to discuss the day’s challenges with your fellow passengers and coaches, while enjoying delicious cuisine and a glass of fine wine.

Imagine superyacht Stargazer as your floating golf clubhouse

Imagine superyacht Stargazer as your floating golf clubhouse

After spending the day at a world class golf course, imagine returning the superyacht Stargazer where you enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the stars, then watch videos of your training sessions and then a good movie or a good tournament in the private screening room. As you turn in, you hear the gentle rumble of the engines as the yacht transports you to the next golf course. You wake up refreshed, your gear has already been taken to the course and your coaches are waiting to have breakfast with you before you are transported to a new course and a new day.

The golf yacht Stargazer is available for week long charters where you can visit up to 6 golf courses in one week or for long weekends, where you could travel to up to 4 golf courses. The yacht is also the perfect venue for corporate charters for client entertainment.

USA Luxury Golf Yacht Charter Vacations on motor yacht STARGAZER

USA Luxury Golf Yacht Charter Vacations on motor yacht STARGAZER

On the Stargazer yacht you will be in the company of world class golfers who have competed at the highest amateur and professional levels and have played some of the finest golf courses around the world, fully equipped to help you in all aspects of the game including Full swing mechanics, Short game, Putting strategy, Mental game, and oncourse instructing.

Perfect your Golf Swing with Robert McKnight, together with PGA Champions Tour player Pat Horgan III

Perfect your Golf Swing with Robert McKnight, together with PGA Champions Tour player Pat Horgan III

Robert McKnight, together with PGA Champions Tour player Pat Horgan III, and the yacht captain – have been developing a program to take groups (of up to 12 players) along with two coaches on golf yacht charter itineraries in Florida, The Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, the mid-Atlantic states, and New England as well as the possibility of Jamaica, Porto Rico and Mexico. Contact CharterWorld for further details on the golf charter itineraries possible. Or see more details on the golf charter yacht Stargazer here

The base rate of the charter yacht Stargazer is $125,000 + expenses. The all-in price for 10 golfers for a week is $190,000 which includes the gold and expenses. For a 3-day weekend you can charter the yacht for $100,000 for 10 players and for a 4-day weekend it is $120,000.

STARGAZER can also be chartered to serve as a floating hospitality clubhouse and 8-suite yacht at any of the following PGA Tour Events in 2012:

Feb. 27-March 4 The Honda Classic
PGA National (Champion Course)
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

March 5-11 World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship
Doral Golf Resort & Spa (TPC Blue Monster Course)
Doral, Fla.

March 5-11 Puerto Rico Open
Trump International Golf Club Puerto Rico
Rio Grande, Puerto Rico

March 12-18 Transitions Championship
Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club (Copperhead Course)
Palm Harbor, Fla.

April 9-15 RBC Heritage
Harbour Town Golf Links
Hilton Head Island, S.C.

April 23-29 Zurich Classic of New Orleans
TPC Louisiana
New Orleans, La.

May 7-13 THE PLAYERS Championship
TPC Sawgrass (THE PLAYERS Stadium Course)
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

June 25-July 1 AT&T National
Congressional Country Club
Bethesda, Md.

Aug. 6-12 PGA Championship#
Kiawah Island Golf Resort (Ocean Course)
Kiawah Island, S.C.

Aug. 27-Sept. 3 Deutsche Bank Championship (Monday Finish)
TPC Boston
Norton, Mass.

Oct. 15-21 The McGladrey Classic
Sea Island Resort (Seaside Course)
St. Simons Island, Ga.

Golf Charter Yacht Stargazer

Year:1964 (Refit 2010)  L.O.A.:180ft (54.9m)  Beam:30ft (9.1m) 
Max Speed:12 knots  Cruise Speed:11 knots  Engines:Caterpillar Engines 
Cabins: Charter Guest:12  Crew:

Go here to find out more about chartering Golf Charter Yacht Stargazer.