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Corsica and Sardinia: The Deluxe Island Duo
This pair of Mediterranean islands are replete with natural beauty, upscale restaurants, and must-see attractions. Get the best out of both of them with our 7-day yacht charter itinerary around Corsica and Sardinia.
Cannes to Naples
This 11-day itinerary cherry-picks a selection of the most sought-after destinations on the Cote d’Azur and Amalfi coast. It’s a perfect vacation of history and culture mixed with a splash of hedonism in some of the most iconic yachting destinations in the world.
Le Restaurant des Rois
Classic, small town French charm with a dash of Monte Carlo luxury
South of France
The home of the world’s most romantic and charming yacht charter destinations
St Tropez’s Garden of Eden
Antibes Yacht Show
01 January 1970
The Antibes Yacht Show is the first International Brokerage & Charter show of the Mediterranean season.
Les Voiles de Saint Tropez
01 January 1970
Starting out in 1981 as La Nioulargue, Les Voiles de St Tropez is a spectacular yachting rendezvous held annually at the end of the Mediterranean's regatta season.
A beautiful spectacle dripping in superyacht allure
Infinitely enticing experiences spun out in the warmth of the Mediterranean sun
British Polo Day St Tropez
09 June 2015
Attracting some of the best polo players in the world since its inception in 2009, the Polo Club St. Tropez will once again host British Polo Day this year as Britain take on France.
Brimming with romance, beauty and no end of cultural treasures
The cosmopolitan capital of the Côte d’Azur
South of France bounces back as leading yacht charter destination
11 April 2018
With tourist figures reaching a ten year high, it seems that the South of France has enjoyed a resurgence as one of the world’s hottest destinations- so what does this mean for superyachts?
Porquerolles: The most enchanting island in the South of France
Beyond the razzmatazz of the French Riviera is the dreamy little island of Porquerolles. If you’re looking for some solitude on your South of France yacht charter, this is where to come.
Re-discover St Tropez: the original JetSet hangout just got better
Ever since Brigitte Bardot put St Tropez on the map back in 1956, it has been an in-demand destination among the world’s most glamorous travellers. The original JetSet, who followed in the actress's wake, may be no more, but the town’s incredible ability to continually add to its A-list allure ensures there’s always a reason for today's SuperyachtSet to return.
6 French delicacies you should try while visiting the South of France by superyacht
From snails to sea urchins, France is renowned for its delicacies which, although adored by the French, may seem disgusting to foreigners. Be brave on your yachting vacation to the South of France and try out one of the following dishes - you may be pleasantly surprised.
9 of the best white sand beaches to visit in Corsica by luxury yacht
Nowhere in the Mediterranean has beaches finer than Corsica. But, with close to 200, choosing which ones to visit on a luxury yacht charter can be tricky. So, to make it easier, we've picked nine of the best white sand beaches the island has to offer.
Brigitte Bardot: The rebellious French starlet who put St Tropez on the map
Brigitte Bardot arrived in St Tropez in 1956 to shoot And God Created Women, the film which would catapult her into international superstardom and transform the rustic fishing village into the sizzling Superyachtset favourite it remains today.
France Expected To Attract More Superyachts As New Law Is Overturned
13 September 2017
A new law which was beginning to have a damaging effect on superyachts in France was officially overturned last Friday.
Best Photos LIVE: Cannes Yachting Festival 2017
12 September 2017
Get straight to the heart of the latest yachting action in Cannes with our live and hand-selected images from the Cannes Yachting Festival 2017.
Superyacht ‘Take 5’ Available For Charter In France This September
09 August 2017
The perfect way to round off the summer, the superbly modern 40m/131ft motor yacht ‘Take 5’ is available for charter in France this September.
Video: Superyacht ‘Da Vinci’ Available For Charter In France
09 August 2017
As a brand new video reveals, the 50m/164ft superyacht ‘Da Vinci’ is perfectly designed for memorable charter vacations in France.
Superyacht ODESSA Open For Late-Summer Charters In France
17 August 2017
With availability from 24th August to 9th September, the 50m/164ft motor yacht ODESSA presents the perfect opportunity to escape to France this summer.
Local Businesses Suffer From Fewer Superyachts In Popular French Ports
08 August 2017
With notable politicians penning an urgent letter to President Emmanuel Macron, the situation in France has reached the point that local businesses are feeling the effects of fewer superyachts in the surrounding waters.
Sailing Yacht PTARMIGAN Now Taking Enquiries For Summer Charters In West Mediterranean
28 January 2016
After spending winter in the Caribbean, the refreshingly modern 25m/82ft sailing yacht PTARMIGAN will be open for summer charters in the West Mediterranean.
Republic of the Marshall Islands Launches New Initiative for French Charters
04 January 2016
The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has begun rolling out a new initiative for the dual use of superyachts cruising the waters of France and Monaco.
Superyacht SALU Reduces Rate By 50% For France Charter Vacation
01 June 2017
Offering something truly unmissable in France this summer, the 30m/98ft motor yacht SALU is available for half her usual rate between June 4th and 18th.
Superyacht ASHA Offers Reduced Rate For France Yacht Charters
31 May 2017
Reducing her weekly base rate by €10,000, the 28m/92ft motor yacht ASHA is available for outstanding charter vacations in France this June.
Superyacht IPANEMAS Offers 15% Reduction On France Charter Vacations
19 May 2017
Reducing her weekly base rate by 15% in the stunning cruising grounds of France and Italy, the 45m/148ft motor yacht IPANEMAS is the perfect choice for a summertime charter this year.
Superyacht 'Light Holic' Open For Charter In France This June
17 May 2017
A seriously tempting proposal for a summertime yacht charter vacation, the 60m/197ft motor yacht ‘Light Holic’ will be available in the fine cruising grounds of France from next month.
Superyacht 'Big Sky' Open For Charter In France This Summer
04 July 2017
Perfectly equipped for on-the-water fun, the 48m/157ft motor yacht ‘Big Sky’ is available for charter in the Mediterranean this summer.
Feadship Superyacht ILLUSION Open For Charter Following Refit
29 June 2017
After completing a €30m refit, the 55m/182ft motor yacht ILLUSION is available for charter vacations in France and Italy this August.
Are the French Authorites Shooting Themselves in the Foot?
27 June 2017
Coming into effect on 1st July, a new piece of legislation will mean that any member of yacht crew residing in France for more than three months in a year will have to enroll in the French social security regime. Such a drastic move leads us to ask if the French authorities are shooting themselves in the foot.
‘Cacos V’ Heads to France Renamed as Superyacht GIRAUD
21 June 2017
The award-winning 40m/131ft Tecnomar yacht ‘Cacos V’ has been renamed as superyacht GIRAUD, and is now available for charter in Mediterranean hotspots such as France and Italy.
New French Law Could Have Major Impact on Superyacht Charter Industry
14 June 2017
A new law dictating that all crew members living in France for more than three months a year must contribute to the French social security system may soon be coming into force and, if it does, there are expected to be major repercussions for the superyacht industry.
VOLADOR Charter Yacht Offers Last Minute Deal
24 July 2013
Sailing yacht VOLADOR is now available for charter during July with a fantastic 25% discount.
ICARUS Charter Yacht Reduces Rates
18 July 2013
The 27 metre sailing yacht ICARUS is dropping her weekly base rate by 10% for all charters until 10th September in the Mediterranean.
Beat the French VAT Rise on Yacht Charters
01 July 2013
Book your yacht charter vacation now to benefit from VAT-free charter rates in France.
French Anticipate Amendments to VAT Rules
26 June 2013
The European Committee for Professional Yachting (ECPY) has received confirmation from Direction de la Législation Fiscale (DLF) of changes to VAT rules, which will come into effect from July 15th 2013.
9 Days for Price of 7 on Superyacht Inevitable
10 May 2013
The 49.8m motor yacht Inevitable has had a charter cancellation, making her available for charter in the South of France once more.
Charter Yacht Sea Shell Has Last Minute Availability
16 May 2013
The owner of Sea Shell has reduced her rates until 31st May in order to secure a booking.
2013 Cannes Film Festival Underway
16 May 2013
The 66th Cannes Film festival kicked off on Wednesday with red carpet glamour. Few events can compete with the sheer spectacle, star power and the quality of luxury super & mega yachts in attendance.
Superyacht Tatiana Offers Special Summer Charter Rates
07 May 2013
The 45m Bilgin motor yacht Tatiana is now available for charter at a reduced rate of €120,000 per week in May and June.
Winter Charter Market In The Caribbean Looking Stronger
30 December 2012
Demand is back to what it was in 2009, making the charter market stronger than it has been for the past three years.
35 Metre Motor Yacht Aladina Available For Charter
02 August 2012
The 35m motor yacht Aladina offers extensive exterior deck space over three floors, including a sundeck with a spa pool. She has extensive audio visual equipment and an immaculate interior by Zuretti.
Popular Charter Yacht Wheels Available in 2013
04 December 2012
Wheels is available to charter in the Mediterranean next season.
Best Photos LIVE: Cannes Yachting Festival 2018
11 September 2018
Discover the latest yachting action in Cannes with our hand-picked stream of images coming straight from the heart of the Cannes Yachting Festival 2018.
Superyacht HEMILEA now open for Mediterranean charters
11 March 2019
The 41m/135ft motor yacht HEMILEA is now open to charter around Mediterranean hotspots such as Corsica and Sardinia.
New pictures: 55m charter yacht SEVERIN'S shows off ultra-chic look
06 October 2020
New pictures have revealed the levels of luxury you can expect on a private yacht charter with 55m (180.5”) superyacht SEVERIN’S in 2021.