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Superyachts descend on St Barts for New Year’s Eve festivities
Once again proving the hottest ticket in town, superyachts have been flocking to the picturesque harbor of Gustavia on the Caribbean island of St Barts to ring in 2022. Promising an epic night of New Year’s Eve parties, celebrities from Jeff Bezos to Dua Lipa have already been spotted doing the rounds on the iconic French isle.
French government shuts down St. Barts & other popular winter yacht charter vacation destinations over COVID
The French government has announced that the borders of its overseas territories have been closed indefinitely in an attempt to contain the spread of the coronavirus. This includes those in the Caribbean and French Polynesia.
Sailing Yachts Gather for Les Voiles de Saint Barth 2017
An impressive fleet of sailing yachts will assemble in the beautiful waters of Saint Barth in time for the eighth edition of Les Voiles de Saint Barth, which gets underway next week on Monday 10th April.
Charter Yachts Descend On St Barts For New Year’s Eve
Signalling a strong recovery for the iconic Caribbean island, a number of outstanding superyachts have arrived in St Barts to prepare for some unforgettable New Year’s Eve celebrations.
Charter yacht WINDFALL wins class at Les Voiles de Saint Barth
The 29m/94ft sailing yacht WINDFALL from Southern Wind won the maxi class 2 division at Les Voiles de Saint Barth for the second year in a row on Saturday 14 April, following four challenging days of racing in the beautiful waters of St Barts.
Sailing yachts prepare for Les Voiles de Saint Barth 2018
A magnificent fleet of sailing yachts will gather in the idyllic waters of St Barts over the next week in time for the ninth edition of Les Voiles de Saint Barth, which officially gets underway on Sunday 8 April with an opening ceremony.
Charter yachts triumph at St Barths Bucket 2018
Three charter yachts, the 34m/116ft charter yacht SOJANA, the 32m/104ft charter yacht FARFALLA and 35m/116ft charter yacht WHISPER, all put in impressive performances over the weekend at the 2018 St Barths Bucket to claim overall wins in their respective classes.
Superyacht KATINA announces charter availability in the Caribbean
This winter, enjoy a Caribbean yacht charter vacation exploring sun-drenched hotspots such as Antigua and St Barts on board the 60m/197ft motor yacht KATINA from Brodosplit.
Luxury Yacht ‘Big Change II’ Opens for New Year’s Charter in St Barts
Welcome in 2017 aboard Proteksan Turquoise’s 38m/125ft superyacht ‘Big Change II’, available in the Caribbean hotspot of St Barts this New Year’s Eve.
Sailing Yacht ‘State Of Grace’ Open To Charter For St Barts Bucket 2017
Promising to be a truly unique experience, the 39m/129ft sailing yacht ‘State of Grace’ is currently offering charter guests the opportunity to compete in the St Barth’s Bucket Regatta in March.
Perini Navi Sailing Yacht ‘State of Grace’ Opens for St Barths Bucket Charter
The widely esteemed 40m/129ft luxury yacht ‘State of Grace’ is available for an exhilarating regatta charter at the 2017 St Barths Bucket, taking place in the Caribbean from 16th to 19th March.
Charter Yachts Gather In St Barts For New Year’s Eve Celebrations
With a number of outstanding charter yachts berthed in Gustavia whilst other sit at-anchor a short distance away, it’s clear that Saint Barts remains the place to be on New Year’s Eve.
Feadship Motor Yacht GO Opens for Christmas and New Year’s in St Barts
Spend Christmas and New Year’s Eve aboard the 43m/141ft luxury yacht GO, available for charter over the festive period in the beautiful Caribbean island of St Barths.
Les Voiles de St. Barth Prepares for Exciting Seventh Edition
Les Voiles de St. Barth 2016 is now under two weeks away and, with nearly 70 crews registered, it promises to be one of the highlights of St Barths’ festival and nautical events calendar.
Superyacht UTOPIA Offers Exclusive Caribbean Deal This January
Presenting the perfect opportunity to escape into the sun this winter, the 72m/235ft motor yacht UTOPIA is offering guests 9 days charter for the price of 7 in St Barts from 23rd January.
Superyachts Flock to St Barts For New Year's Eve 2016
As we predicted in a recent article, St Barts proved the place to be this New Year. With some of the world's best yachts bringing 2016 in with style, we take a look at the standout vessels which impressed the elite partygoers.
St Barts Set To Be The Most Popular Yachting Destination for New Year Celebrations
After speaking with many of the captains at the recent Antigua Yacht Show, it would appear that the year's biggest countdown will remain in St Barts
Motor Yacht ‘My Seanna’ Unveils Last Minute Christmas Deal for St Barts Charter
The 56m/185ft superyacht ‘My Seanna’ is offering an exclusive last-minute deal for a Christmas charter in St Barts, with a confirmed secured berth.
Charter Yacht AMARYLLIS Reveals Availability Over Christmas in the Caribbean
The outstanding 78m/257ft motor yacht AMARYLLIS has last minute Christmas availability for Caribbean charters out of St Barts.
Les Voiles de St. Barth 2015 Starts Today
Eighty participating boats, 1,200 sailors, and 5 superyachts over 78ft will battle it out as the 2015 Les Voiles de Saint Barth celebrates its 6th edition this year from April 13-18.
Charter Iconic Yacht HIGHLANDER in St Barts
The 49m superyacht HIGHLANDER has charter availability in St Barts or the Grenadines this winter.
Luxury Sailing Yacht METEOR Available for the St Barth's Bucket Regatta
The impressive 52m superyacht METEOR has charter availability for the St Barth's Bucket, taking place from 19 to 22 March.
Superyacht HIGHLANDER Significantly Lowers Caribbean Charter Rate
The 49m superyacht HIGHLANDER is offering further savings on luxury charters in the Caribbean this season, and is available immediately at the reduced weekly rate of $110,000 with no delivery fees.
Sailing Yacht VISIONE Wins the 2015 St Barths Bucket Regatta
Providing thrilling racing from 19 to 22 March, the 2015 St. Barths Bucket Regatta came to a close earlier this week with 45m sailing yacht VISIONE announced as overall winner of the event.
Charter Motor Yacht TURQUOISE for St Barths Bucket
The 55m superyacht TURQUOISE is available to charter during the upcoming St. Barths Bucket, taking place from 19 to 22 March.
Charter Yacht NERO Reveals Availability Over New Year’s in St Barts
The award-winning 90m/295ft classic motor yacht NERO is now available for a New Year’s charter in St Barthes, following a last minute cancellation.
10 of the Best Options for a Christmas and New Year’s Charter in the Caribbean
Some say you can’t beat a winter charter vacation in the Caribbean, and with peerless service, Michelin-quality cuisine and an average of 8-9 sunshine hours per day, it’s hard to argue otherwise. To ensure you celebrate the close to 2015 in the best way possible, YachtCharterFleet have researched 10 of the best luxury yachts that still have availability this Christmas or New Year’s holiday below.
Superyacht HIGHLANDER Christmas and New Year Charter Offer
The world renowned Feadship 49m/162ft motor yacht HIGHLANDER is offering a special rate of $210,000 for a 10-day charter between 17 December and 3 January in St Barts and the British Virgin Islands.
Charter James Bond ‘Skyfall’ Sailing Yacht REGINA in St Barts
The elegant 56m/184ft luxury sailing yacht REGINA, famously used in the James Bond ‘Skyfall’ film, is available for charter in St Barts and the Caribbean throughout the winter season.
New Year’s in St Bart’s on board Superyacht SIREN
The spectacular 73m/241ft award-winning luxury charter yacht SIREN still has availability over New Year in the beautiful Caribbean cruising grounds of St Bart’s.
The Key To Keeping Kids Entertained on a Caribbean Yacht Charter
The Caribbean is one of the most child-friendly places on the planet, with scores of idyllic islands, soft alabaster sand and warm clear water just waiting to be discovered by little explorers.
St. Barth's Bucket Regatta 2014
The entries are in for the 2014 edition of the St Barth's Bucket Regatta with a fantastic fleet set to head to the beautiful island of St Barthélemy.
Yacht Charter Destinations Away From the Limelight
Yachts are fantastic hiding places for celebrities and the rich and famous from prying paparazzi. So where do they go to avoid the limelight?
St Barts - the Ultimate Winter Yacht Charter Destination Video
With the Mediterranean yachting season now at an end, luxury charter yachts are now moving onto the spectacular cruising grounds and warmer climates of the Caribbean and beyond. Fashion TV’s ‘Luxury Vacation in St Barts’ video shows why the island continues to be one of the world’s top charter destinations, each year attracting an impressive line-up of superyachts and their guests looking to both revel and relax throughout the winter months.
Les Voiles de Saint Barth 2019
14 April 2019
Expected to be bigger than ever before, Les Voiles des Saint Barth will rev up the celebrations for its 10th anniversary edition, which takes place from 14 to 20 April.
St Barts Music Festival 2019
04 January 2019
A performing arts offering like no other, the St Barts Music Festival will be back in January 2019 for its 35th season.
St Barts Music Festival 2018
05 January 2018
A key feature of island life, the long-running St Barts Music Festival will return to the Caribbean island for its 35th anniversary season in January 2018.
Les Voiles de Saint Barth 2017
10 April 2017
A standout feature in the regatta calendar, Les Voiles de St. Barth is sure to entertain crowds as it returns for its eighth edition this April.
St Barts Music Festival 2017
08 January 2017
Jazz and chamber music will once again resound through the churches of Gustavia and Lorient when the St Barts Music Festival returns to the Caribbean island this January.
St. Barth's Bucket Regatta 2017
16 March 2017
Now in its 22nd year, the Bucket in St. Barths will no doubt deliver another mix of outstanding racing with glamorous social events.
St Barts Music Festival 2016
12 January 2016
Now in its 32nd year, the performing arts festival will return to the Caribbean island of St Barts in January for a spectacular fortnight of the finest live music and dance performances.
St. Barth's Bucket Regatta 2016
17 March 2015
The 21st edition of the Bucket in St. Barths is set to be another phenomenal mix of racing and social events, attended by spirited spectators and competitors.
St. Barth's Bucket Regatta 2015
19 March 2015
The 20th edition of St Barths Bucket Regatta promises to be an enthralling event, taking place over 4 days from 19th to 22nd March 2015.
St Barts Music Festival 2015
09 January 2015
The St Barts Music Festival takes place annually in January and runs for two weeks.
St. Barth's Bucket Regatta 2014
27 March 2014
The 19th edition of the St Barths Bucket Regatta will take place over four days from 27th to 30th March 2014.
St Barts Music Festival 2014
14 January 2014
Running throughout January, the 2014 Music Festival will provide a spectacular range of live dance and music from principals and soloists from around the globe.
St Barts Music Festival 2013
04 January 2013
St Barts Music Festival never disappoints, and this year will be no different.
St Barts Music Festival Yacht Charter
01 January 1970
The St Barts Music Festival is a two week affair that takes place in January each year.
Exploring the designer boutiques of St Barts during a luxury yacht charter
Famous for its spotless beaches, decadent restaurants and incredible shopping, Saint Barthélemy is a playground for the rich and famous and makes for a blissful yacht charter during the winter season. Read on to discover the very best boutiques to check out during a St Barts superyacht charter.
10 of the best places to eat in St Barts in 2023
Preparing the superyacht set for some fine Caribbean dining throughout winter and summer, we take a look at the best places to eat in St. Barts in 2023.
Where to Charter a Superyacht this Winter
The time has come to escape for some winter sunshine and book a luxury yacht charter. Whether relaxing under swaying palm trees in the balmy Bahamian breeze or reveling in the celebratory buzz of St Barts is more your scene, we uncover the places to see and be seen this winter charter season – ranging from everybody’s favorite haunts to something new to whet the appetite.
Why St Kitts is the Superyacht Destination of the Moment
The tiny island of St Kitts with its unspoiled natural beauty, secluded Caribbean beaches and fascinating history is on the rise as one of the most desirable destinations to visit on a luxury yacht charter.
How to Spend New Year's Eve in St Barts
Once a year, on the 31st December an abundance of the world’s most magnificent yachts and their owners and charterers descend on the tiny Caribbean island of St Barts for one of the world’s most glamorous New Year’s Eve celebrations.
The Best Places to Eat in St Barts in 2023
As one of the premier yachting destinations in the world, the glittering island of St. Barts offers an abundance of fantastic restaurants suited to the most discerning of diners. Here's our pick of the best on the island.
Beautifully drenched in a profusion of French flavour and Caribbean vibes
A picture perfect utopia
4 Of The Best Destinations For A New Year’s Yacht Charter
From watching world-class fireworks down under to unwinding on a deserted tropical island, there are countless ways to ring in the New Year while on a luxury yachting vacation. Here are five top places to be when the clock strikes midnight for an unforgettable charter experience.
How to spend 24 hours in St Barts on a Caribbean yacht charter
Saint Barthélemy, or St Barts (St Barth to the French) is well known for its moniker “the St Moritz of the Caribbean” due to its unique Swedish-French colonial heritage, and is synonymous with glamour, movie stars and designer shopping. However there is so much more to this idyllic island than the luxury boutique resorts and private villas that peek from behind veils of tropical foliage, it also boasts a laid-back charm with vibrant street cafes and endless stretches of platinum sand beaches fringed by warm turquoise waters, making this tiny slice of paradise the perfect destination for a luxury yacht charter.
Where to find the best shops in St Barts
Awash with designer labels and exquisite boutiques, no St Barts yacht charter vacation is complete without spending a day strolling the two major shopping areas on the island; Gustavia and St-Jean.