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Explore The Balearics
Highly sought after throughout the year, the Balearic Islands offer a multitude of golden, sandy beaches, stunning views and vacations to be remembered for years to come. Cruising through the islands on your chosen luxury charter yacht you can get up close and personal to some of the best sights in the area from the privacy of your own piece of luxury. Starting off from Palma, this 7 day itinerary covers every aspect of Spanish life and ensures that you experience the very best of the culture.
Cotton Beach Club
The epitome of White Island style
Ibiza’s magnetic mystery
Hacienda Na Xamena
Ibiza’s original five-star haven
The place to rest, feast and play
The Superyacht Show 2019
08 May 2019
Following the success of last year’s inaugural edition, The Superyacht Show will be back in May 2019 with another world-class fleet of luxury yachts available for both sale and charter.
MYBA Charter Show 2019
30 April 2019
The MYBA Charter Show will welcome the world’s leading luxury charter professionals back to Barcelona’s OneOcean Port Vell when it returns for its 31st edition in April 2019.
The Superyacht Show 2018
02 May 2018
A brand new yachting event known as The Superyacht Show will launch in May this year in Barcelona’s OneOcean Port Vell.
Mobile World Congress 2017
27 February 2017
A celebration of its 11th anniversary, the Mobile World Congress 2017 is set to inspire the mobile industry with a series of new product launches and keynote speeches.
MYBA Charter Show 2017
24 April 2017
View full list of Superyachts attending the 2017 MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona, Spain. This trade show is open to Charter Brokers only.
Spanish Grand Prix 2014
11 May 2014
Taking place just outside Barcelona, the Spanish Grand Prix is one of the most vibrant and lively events on the F1 calendar.
Palma Superyacht Show
01 January 1970
Established in 2013, the annual Palma Superyacht Show is organised by the Balearic Yacht Brokers Association, with the sole aim of providing an effective business platform for the industry to promote yachting and its services.
Infinitely enticing experiences spun out in the warmth of the Mediterranean sun
A thriving hub where Spanish tradition meets cutting-edge innovation.
A city that inspires artists, chef’s and discerning travellers the world over
A land devoted to living the good life
THE CRADLE OF WESTERN CIVILISATION
Where to catch the last of the summer sun in Europe...
If you are looking for a last minute yachting vacation, there is still time to make the most of the sunshine. We have created a list of the best places to go to catch those final rays of summer…
8 Restaurants You Will Love In The Balearics
From traditional Spanish fare and local seafood dishes to Michelin-starred fine dining and international fare, the Balearics’ vibrant foodie scene is not to be missed.
5 of the Best Secluded Beaches in the Balearic Islands
The most renowned island of the Balearic Islands may be Ibiza due its famous party atmosphere, but the archipelago has considerably more to offer than its bustling nightlife.
New Legislation To Make Superyacht Charters In Spain Easier Than Ever Before
15 May 2017
Thanks to new legislation passed by the Balearic Government last week, it is now more straightforward to acquire the licence necessary to access the fantastic cruising grounds of Spain.
Brand New Barcelona Marina To Revolutionise Spain Charter Vacations
14 February 2017
The largest fixed superyacht berth in the world, the OneOcean Port Vell in Barcelona recently confirmed the sale of a 160m berth. Sure to raise the profile of Spain in the Mediterranean, the marina has reportedly enjoyed a phenomenally busy year.
Superyacht HARMONYA Now Available For Charter
07 February 2017
Originally built by the Benetti Sail Division in 2005 and refit to an incredibly high standard in 2010, the 29m/94ft motor yacht HARMONYA is now open for charter vacations in Greece and Spain.
The Balearics Enjoy 15% Boost in Summer Charter Bookings
21 October 2015
Local superyacht companies in the Balearics are reporting a 15% increase in charter bookings during the islands’ most successful summer charter season yet, in the wake of new tax legislation.
Marina Mataró Barcelona Opens for Business
28 April 2016
The brand new Mataró Marina Barcelona in Spain, which accommodates luxury yachts between 20 and 50 metres, is now open for business.
Sailing Yacht Ohana Acquires Licence For Spain Charter Vacations
13 April 2016
Acquiring the necessary licence for chartering the waters surrounding Spain, the 50m/163ft sailing yacht OHANA offers guests the chance to discover the charms of a highly prized Mediterranean destination in unparalleled style.
Sailing Yacht ‘Cinderella IV’ Available In Spain This Summer
18 March 2016
An unmissable opportunity to visit the Balearics in style, the 39m/128ft sailing yacht ‘Cinderella IV’ has the necessary license for visiting destinations such as Ibiza as well as other spots around Spain this summer.
Sailing Yacht Alexa Open In Spain For Summer Charter Vacations
05 February 2016
Expected to be in the Balearics for the summer charter season, the timeless 38m/123ft sailing yacht ALEXA is ideal for visiting the stunning waters surrounding Ibiza.
Superyacht MISCHIEF Licensed For Charters In Spain
04 February 2016
As well as being open in other parts of the West Mediterranean, the 54m/177ft motor yacht MISCHIEF has recently acquired a license which will allow her to offer charter vacations in Spain from May.
Superyacht 'APACHE II' has Late Availability in Palma
13 August 2014
The 44m superyacht 'APACHE II' is offering cruising in Palma from the 23 August onwards with no VAT on her charter rate.
Options for Superyacht Charters in Spain Increasing
24 July 2014
Following the announcement last year to remove the matriculation tax on charter yachts in Spain and an easier process now in place for Charter Licences, there is now an increasing number of high quality superyachts available for vacations in the region.
Superyacht 'BLUE VISION' Available in Spain
14 August 2014
The 44m superyacht 'BLUE VISION' is available for luxury cruising from 26 August in Spain.
Motor Yacht ‘Level 8’ Reduces Weekly Rate For Late Summer Charters
21 July 2016
Reducing her weekly base rate for charters taking place from now until September, the 24m/79ft luxury yacht ‘Level 8’ provides an exceptional opportunity to experience the islands of Spain whilst enjoying savings of over 10%.
Sailing Yacht 'Si Vis Pacem' Cruising throughout the Mediterranean this Summer
18 March 2015
The 24m sailing yacht 'Si Vis Pacem' is available in East Mediterranean charter hotspots such as Greece and Turkey this summer season.
The Falling Euro Offers the Perfect Opportunity for U.S & UK Clients to Plan a Mediterranean Yacht Charter
12 March 2015
As the Euro falls to an unprecedented amount, never has it been a more ideal time for U.S. and British clientele to enjoy the glamour of a luxury yacht charter in St Tropez, or cruise the beautiful waters of the Aegean surrounding Greek islands like Mykonos.
Superyacht ‘Ocean Glass’ Open For Charter Following Refit
05 September 2016
Following a recent and extensive refit, the 38m/125ft motor yacht ‘Ocean Glass’ is now available for private charter vacations in stunning destinations such as Ibiza and Spain.
Superyacht 'Cyrus One' to Offer Charters in Spain
28 January 2015
The 34m superyacht 'Cyrus One' is to obtain a Spanish charter license and offer Barcelona yacht charters starting from mid-May.
New Legislation Increases Luxury Yacht Charters in the Balearics
25 February 2015
New legislation is bringing significant increase in Balearics superyacht charters; over a year after non EU-flagged superyachts were permitted to charter in popular destinations such as Ibiza.
Spanish Matriculation Tax Update
07 October 2013
Confirmation finally came late last week that the Treasury Commission of the Spanish Congress has approved the bill regulating the Matriculation Tax exemption for charter yachts.
Who's Who on Luxury Charter Yachts This Summer
20 August 2013
From Rihanna and Cara Delevingne to Kate Moss and Simon Cowell, the A-list are all at sea this summer.
Charter Yacht POWDERMONKEY Legal to Charter in The Balearic Isles
07 January 2014
The 29 metre motor yacht POWDERMONKEY will soon be legal for charter in Spain's Balearic Isles.
Superyacht ‘Blue Vision’ Late Availability
30 June 2014
The 44m/145’ Benetti-built superyacht ‘Blue Vision’ has last minute availability in Spain between the 16th and 22nd July.
Summer Discount on Sailing Yacht THIS IS US
24 June 2014
The 42m sailing yacht THIS IS US is available to charter in Spain’s Balearic Isles at a reduced weekly rate of almost 30% between June 26 and July 14.
Choice of Yacht Marinas in the Med Increases for 2014
24 February 2014
The number of marinas and berths for superyachts in the Mediterranean has increased, allowing more choice for charter destinations in 2014.
M/Y LISA IV Chartering in Spain this Summer
10 February 2014
The 46m/151’ Leopard motor yacht LISA IV has applied for her Spanish charter permit and will be available in the region throughout the summer 2014 season.
S/Y THIS IS US Set to Receive Her Spanish Charter Licence
27 May 2014
The 42m Holland Jachtbouw charter yacht THIS IS US is due to receive her Spanish charter licence any day now.
Marina Port Vell to Open for the Winter Charter Season
27 May 2014
Already up and running, Marina Port Vell in Barcelona is on schedule for its grand re-opening in October in time for the winter season.
Superyacht AURELIA Acquires Spanish Charter Licence
25 May 2016
The 37m/122ft motor yacht AURELIA is now the proud owner of a Spanish Charter Licence and ready to take bookings in Spain and The Balearics.
Motor Yacht Alcor Available For Charter
19 February 2013
Alcor is one of the largest luxury yachts legal to charter in Spain.
Sailing Yacht Philanderer For Charter
19 February 2013
The 40 metre yacht Philanderer was built in 1992 and has joined the charter fleet.
Superyacht ‘La Dea II’ Open For Charter In Spain This July
12 June 2017
Perfect for discovering Ibiza and Formentera, the 49m/161ft motor yacht ‘La Dea II’ is open for charter in Spain next month.
Southern Cross Charter Yacht - Last Minute Availability & Reduced Rates
02 July 2013
Charter yacht Southern Cross is available in July and August in Spain at a reduced price.
Spanish Matriculación Tax on Charter Yachts to Disappear
01 July 2013
Just as France are set to enforce VAT charges on yacht charters in the region, the charter market in Spain is looking up.
Feadship superyacht GO offers special rates on September charters around the Balearics
21 August 2018
Soak up the Spanish sun in the Balearics at a discounted weekly base rate aboard 43m/141ft motor yacht GO this September.
Brand new event The Superyacht Show gets underway
02 May 2018
The Superyacht Show opened its doors for the very first time this morning, welcoming yacht buyers and charterers to the OneOcean Port Vell in Barcelona, Spain, for four days of viewings aboard some of the world’s finest luxury yachts.
Superyacht ‘Alfa Nero’ steals the limelight at the MYBA Charter Show 2018
26 April 2018
The MYBA Charter Show 2018 drew to a close in Barcelona, Spain, yesterday evening, following four successful days of crew competitions, glitzy networking events and yacht viewings, during which Oceanco’s 81m/267ft motor yacht ‘Alfa Nero’ proved to be the star of the show.
First ever edition of The Superyacht Show draws closer
24 April 2018
Brand new event The Superyacht Show will open its doors to potential superyacht buyers and charterers, as well as industry professionals, next week on Wednesday 2 May, marking the start of four days of luxury yacht viewings in the OneOcean Port Vell, Barcelona.
MYBA Charter Show 2018 gets underway
23 April 2018
The MYBA Charter Show opened its doors to industry professionals at the OneOcean Port Vell in Barcelona earlier today, marking the start of four days of yacht viewings, crew competitions and glamorous social events.
Barcelona to host next three editions of The Superyacht Show
26 October 2018
The next three editions of LYBRA-organised The Superyacht Show will be held in the OneOcean Port Vell in Barcelona, with the upcoming event taking place from 8 to 11 May 2019.
Debut edition of The Superyacht Show closes its doors
08 May 2018
Brand new, consumer-facing yachting event The Superyacht Show 2018 came to an end at the weekend after four days of luxury yacht viewings at the OneOcean Port Vell in Barcelona, Spain.
Superyacht ‘Benita Blue’ opens for Ibiza yacht charters
25 February 2019
Enjoy a yacht charter vacation in Ibiza and other Balearic hotspots on board the 34m/110ft motor yacht ‘Benita Blue’.
55m superyacht PAPA joins the charter fleet
13 March 2019
The 55m/ 180ft motor yacht PAPA has entered the charter market, and will be available to charter across Mediterranean hotspots including Spain and the Balearic Islands this summer.