When looking for the perfect getaway, there are a few things to consider. Is it going to be family-friendly? What type of cuisine do I enjoy eating at home or on vacation? Our FAQ for Crewed Yacht Charters is available for your use.
Will our choices match this particular yacht’s amenities and style? Do we want privacy? What activities can my kids enjoy? Will they get bored?
This is not a complete list, but these tips should help you in your research for a yacht charter adventure.
More to learn if you’ve never been on a crewed yacht charter. We are available to assist you. It’s important for us to learn more about you.
However, Even if you have been on a yacht charter, there are probably still some questions about crewed yacht charters. What’s the difference between an inclusive crewed charter and a plus-expenses charter? How much should I budget for my trip? What should I pack?
So, our FAQ section is here to help. This section will answer the most commonly asked questions about booking and enjoying your time on a crewed yacht charter. Whether this is your first time or your fiftieth, our FAQs can help you.
Thinking about booking your first or next crewed yacht charter? Well, we’re here to help with this list of Frequently asked questions. Don’t see your question here? Then please feel free to contact one of our charter brokers for some no-pressure and professional answers.
Yes, there are, depending on the time of the year and the yacht charter destination.
Mediterranean seasons are:
Caribbean seasons for most motor yachts with the plus-expenses rates:
Caribbean seasons for inclusive charters:
North American Seasons:
Yes, you can. Prices for a yachting vacation vary based on factors such as the type of crewed yacht. Is it a small monohull, sailing catamaran, motor yacht, or motor sailer? The number of guests. The time of the year that the charter will take place. The location of the yacht charter. And the size of the yacht.
It’s a good idea to speak with one of our charter brokers about your dream. Then we can explore the different options. There’s something for everyone.
You may purchase Charterer’s Liability insurance which provides third-party liability coverage for the charterers during the charter. We recommend you consult with your Property Insurance Company or one of the companies offering Charterer’s Liability insurance.
For Travel Insurance, we recommend Travel Guard. MEDJETASSIST® provides its members with hospital-to-hospital medical transport if injury or illness occurs during domestic or international travel (more than 150 miles from home). A Medjet Member is transferred to their home hospital of choice, regardless of medical necessity, for the cost of the membership and nothing more. Even for COVID-19.
Contact us at CKIM Group to discuss your plans, so we can tailor your vacation. The main factors to consider are:
Your charter broker will prepare and email you quotes for your review. After you accept one of the quotes, we will prepare a charter agreement and send it to you to carefully review and complete. Detail your group’s preferences for food and drinks on the Preference Forms, which we will send. Purchase travel insurance.
Based on your yacht and destination, there is a myriad of activities and water sports are available to do, such as:
You will have many opportunities to visit ashore and take part in land-based activities as well.
Would you like to experience sunny beaches and crystal-clear waters in the Bahamas or the Caribbean? Or perhaps you would like to visit the Eastern or Western Mediterranean steeped in history and culture. However, you may want to see the Pacific Northwest or New England with its scenery and culture. Or an exotic destination in the Pacific or the Indian Ocean, the world is your playground for yacht chartering. Where you cruise will depend on when you charter, the experience you wish to have, the type of boat, and its availability.
The Bahamas – A destination for the group seeking quieter anchorages, water sports, fishing, and beautiful warm water away from the crowds.
The Caribbean – Year-round good weather with three popular yacht charter destinations:
St. Martin – Enjoy the blend of international cuisines ashore in St. Martin, St. Barths, and Anguilla. There are more excellent dining restaurants on these three islands than anywhere else in the Caribbean, as well as beautiful white sand beaches, water sports, and shopping.
St. Vincent and The Grenadines – Longer sails for the sailing yachts, constant winds for the kiters during the winter, colorful locally made boats, beautiful beaches, the Tobago Cays, and the vibrant Caribbean culture.
A private yacht charter is like combining the best features of a cruise ship and a luxury resort. Travel to a different destination each day with a high degree of pampering and personal attention. Say goodbye to crowds, waiting in lines, and fixed itineraries. Your private yacht has a dedicated crew, a variety of amenities, water toys for you to enjoy at will, and a tender to take you ashore whenever you please.
There are several reasons for selecting to enjoy a crewed yacht charter vacation. You work diligently all year and you deserve to relax and unwind. Your crew takes care of the navigation, and setting up the water toys for your use. The chef plans the menus and cuisine based on your preferences. You are also reconnecting with people you love and you get to spend quality time together in destinations designed for you. There is a great opportunity to spend a lot of calories on water sports and activities. Or just relax taking your daily vitamin D, while others are snorkeling, diving or swimming. Seawater has a beneficial effect on your respiratory system and skin. You get to see beautiful islands and historical spots and most of all you are pampered by the wonderful crew in a beautiful environment.
Who wouldn’t want an experience like that?
Whether you’re an experienced yacht owner or looking to experience the thrill of your life, we have just what will make it one unforgettable trip. Our database of motor yachts, sailing catamarans, power catamarans, and sailboats is for you to preview.
So come aboard today before they are gone forever. Explore our FAQ for Crewed Yacht Charters.