Bareboat Charter Companies Archives - Page 4 of 4 - Ed Hamilton

Speaking of summer destinations, Sunsail announced quite an incredible special offer for Tahiti today: Charters that are booked by March 31, 2008 and sail by July 31, 2008 are 30% off. Returning Sunsailors save 5% on top of this offer. What makes this such a notable offer, aside from simply the rather large discount itself, is that July is the high season for ...

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If my previous post on the Caribbean sailing seasons didn’t sufficiently allay your fears of tropical storm systems interrupting your sailing vacation; or if you can only get away from August to October when the statistical risk of storms in the Eastern Caribbean is higher, then you may want to consider sailing the Grenadines. The Grenadines is a magical cruising destination, and when ...

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Here we are in late February, with spring a mere 3 weeks away, and as the days grow longer thoughts inevitably start turning to warm weather plans, it reminds me of a common misconception about sailing the Caribbean: the best time to sail is the winter. The truth is that it’s not that the Caribbean sailing weather is particularly perfect in winter, it’s ...

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The Catamaran Company has joined ranks with Sunsail and The Moorings in offering discounts instead of free days this summer in the British Virgin Islands. When sailing from June 7 – October 31, charters of 7 – 13 days are 10% off and 14 days or more get 20% off. Footloose Charters, on the other hand, has broken ranks with its bigger sisters ...

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One of the most common requests I get from customers regarding their yacht charters is help deciding their itinerary. Of course it’s human nature for all of us to want to know where we’re going; however, my first line of advice to this request is to specifically avoid having an itinerary. Not that you shouldn’t have an idea where you’ll be sailing, but ...

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We’re well into the season, and we have already had many guests starting their charter at the new Moorings, Sunsail and Footloose, marina in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. These three major bareboat charter companies moved in together last Fall, so we were particularly interested to hear how everything was running. This was an enormous undertaking, made harder by the merger of the companies’ ...

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Welcome to The Charter Connection. This Blog will address every aspect of Bareboat Charters and Crewed Yacht charters. It will include news of the various Bareboat Charter Companies such as The Moorings, Sunsail, Footloose, TMM and Horizon. If you don’t have sufficient sailing experience, we will discuss Private Yacht Charters with a crew, including a honeymoon yacht charter, crewed sailing charters or luxury ...

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