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FREE SKIPPER with Horizon Yacht Charters!

Get your FREE SKIPPER on Horizon Yacht Charters with the first 5 bookings of 2014!

Horizon Lagoon 450 with FREE SKIPPEREnjoy sailing the beautiful British Virgin Islands on this Skippered Lagoon 450With your private Captain at the helm, you can just sit back and relax. We are including the price of the Captain’s fee ($200 per day/$1400 per week) so you ONLY pay the bareboat fee for the first 5 bookings in 2014! This offer is available for minimum 7 day bookings in Horizon’s Low, Low/Mid and Mid Seasons.

Contact us today to schedule your vacation with a FREE SKIPPER. You can find out more about Horizon Yacht Charter’s BVI fleet here.

Please  Click Here to Request Availability

Melody Delgado and Joann Higgins, Bareboat Yacht Charter Brokers

We look forward to hearing from you!

KAREN SCHALER Emmy Award Winning TV Host/Correspondent Lifestyle and Travel Expert

LOOK FOR VIRGIN ISLAND SAILING, LTD. ON TRAVEL THERAPY WITH KAREN SCHALER SOON!

Yacht Zingara will charter her BVI Sailing Vacation, compliments of Virgin Island Sailing, Ltd.

BVI Tourism will host her trip while she’s in the BVI doing a feature on the best way to experience the British Virgin Islands. Karen sails to Virgin Gorda on Yacht Catamaran Zingara  on Feb. 26TH, 2014. She will feature the Baths and the surrounding areas on her show and blog upon returning from her vacation.

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The creator and host of the new  TRAVEL THERAPY  TV segments and the globally syndicated online TRAVEL THERAPY series featuring the top trips to take based on what you’re going through in life, lifestyle and travel expert Karen Schaler is  a three-time Emmy award-winning TV correspondent, author, and multi-media journalist with more than a decade of national and international TV reporting, hosting, anchoring, producing and writing experience.

After hosting ABC’s national travel show for several years Schaler has launched her own inspiring and empowering  TRAVEL THERAPY TV segments that are featured on WPIX-TV, the CW Network flagship in New York City in the morning news and on the nationally syndicated Dr. Steve Show. These unique travel segments  feature the best trips to take, from around the world, inspired by Schaler’s groundbreaking travel book TRAVEL THERAPY- Where Do You Need to Go?

Karen has also appeared as a travel expert on the TODAY SHOW sharing her TRAVEL THERAPY trip ideas and tips to help travelers plan their best trips.

~Travel Therapy with Karen Shaler

February Full Moon Party Trellis Bay is Valentine’s Day 2014

Trellis Bay’s Full Moon Party is on Valentine’s day!

Come celebrate LOVE with the moon this Friday, February 14th.

Trellis Bay Valentine's Day Full Moon Party

Trellis Bay Valentine’s Day Full Moon Party

 Full Moon Party Caribbean Buffet Menu

Grilled Kingfish in Okra Creole Sauce

Passion fruit glazed Baked Chicken

Ginger bbq Baby Back Ribs

Jamaican Jerk Rubbed Pork

Caribbean Curried Goat

Black beans peas and rice

Veggiie Lasagna

Creamy Mac Cheese

Sweet Corn Cob

Scallop potatoes

Fresh garden salad with lettuce, onions, tomatoes, peppers,cucumbers and alfalfa sprouts

Experience catamaran Tranquility

Tranquility Yacht

Experience catamaran Tranquility! Virgin Island Sailing is pleased to announce the successful launch of the newest addition to the charter catamaran fleet.  ‘TRANQUILITY’ is hull # 1 of the newest Matrix 76′ design, the Explorer 760.

Designed by Matrix in consultation with 5 of the top charter captains and the BVI’s top charter engineer, she is a true 12 passenger, 6 cabin yacht:

   ·       She has 6 Guest Cabins, all with en suite:Conch Charters Catamaran Tranquility
              o   1 King (convertible to twins)
              o   3  Queens
              o   2 Twins (4 twin beds in total)
              o   5 of the 6 cabins have glass enclosed showers (1 wet head in one of the twins)
  ·       Galley up, cabins down.
  ·       Home theatre seating for 12+ with big screen.
  ·       Flybridge seating for 20.
  ·       Massive trampoline area.
  ·       And, at 12 tons lighter than the Matrix Silhouette 76′s, she’s faster too!
  ·       Great wine “cellar” chosen by 2 amazing sommaliers
  ·       She also has a fantastic crew of 4:
             o   Arnold and Rica Heins (formerly of Bliss, Kings Ransom and Akasha)
             o   Roelof and Nikita (formerly of Zingara)
So you’ll get the same level of service that you’d expect from a Matrix 76.

CYA TRANQUILITY: 76′ CATAMARAN BROCHURE

Contact:
Emily Mack and Ellen Stewart,
Crewed Yacht Charter Brokers
Email: charters@visailing.com

Our calendar is currently open. Check with Virgin Island Sailing for details and updates.

Thank you for considering TQ for your BVI sailing vacation.  We will do everything we can to make sure that your week aboard will be the best 7 days of your lives!

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Contact:
Emily Mack and Ellen Stewart,
Crewed Yacht Charter Brokers

Email: charters@visailing.com

DayDreaming…

Relax and Daydream of the ocean and it’s beauty!

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Dreaming of a Sizzling Summer in the BVI with flat seas, blue skies & breathtaking beaches

No need to continue just dreaming of a Sizzling Summer in the BVI, you just need to pack

The beauty of the British Virgin Islands cannot be explained with words….If you’ve been dreaming of the flat seas, blue skies & breathtaking beaches, we can help you.  

To tempt you further we are offering 10 days for the cost of 7  OR FREE FUEL on all Bareboat Charters  from Virgin Traders for the Summer Months.  No need to overpack for this trip! Click here for tips on what to pack.

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Contact Melody Delgado and Joann Higgins,
Bareboat Yacht Charter Brokers today for more details!

Phone: 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387

Email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

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Warmer Winters on a Bareboat Yacht AND Free Fuel!

Virgin Traders Warmer WintersAre you dreaming of a warmer winter? How about vacationing in the British Virgin Islands? Let the crew at Virgin Traders help make it a reality with an available fleet of Bareboat Motor Yachts from 40ft – 56ft all ready to make your dream of a warmer winter a a dream come true.  

Limited availability for February – April and for the last few available yachts we are offering FREE FUEL!

Contact Melody Delgado and Joann Higgins,
Bareboat Yacht Charter Brokers today for more details!

Phone: 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387

Email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

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Voyage Charters starts 2014 with a BANG!

The New Year is here and VOYAGE charters is starting off with a BANG by announcing Advantage Weeks!

Voyage Charters is an owner-managed charter company operating in the BVI since 1996.  The fleet of about 25 catamarans ranges in size from 44 feet to 60 feet, which are the  largest bareboat catamarans offered in the BVI. Discover performance sailing with VOYAGE charters exclusive fleet of premier, award winning catamarans in the British Virgin Islands.

VOYAGE charters brings desirable lifestyle to boating enthusiasts and delivers high level service providing an unequalled charter experience to  charter guests.

2014 Advantage Weeks Announced

35% Off
Jan 23 – 30
Feb 6 – 13
Feb 25 – March 4

30% Off
March 8 – 25
April 28 – May 5
May 7 – 14

Voyage Charters

2014 Special Summer Deals

20% Off
June 3 -10
July 2 – 9
Aug 1 -15

10 Days for the Price of 7 Days
We are Casting off this year with a fantastic offer, back by popular demand!
This special offer includes great weeks and great boats.

Call Melody or Joann today for more details! 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387 or email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

Get to know Voyage Yacht Charters from VI Sailing on Vimeo.

Valentine’s Week Special on S/V Feel the Magic!

Love is in the air on S/V Feel the Magic!

We have a Special Offer for clients looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day with their Sweetheart or Loved Ones in the Virgin Islands.

The 60′ Catamaran is  offering 10% off their published rates for a 7 day/6 night charter with a FREE Sleep Aboard booked for dates between February 10 – 27, 2014.

 

S/V Feel the Magic details are as follows:

8 pax rate = $13,500
6 pax rate = $12.750
4 pax rate = $11,950
2 pax rate = $11,000

This also includes a Steak & Lobster Dinner paired with fine wines selected by their on-board Chef & Certified Sommelier AND Chocolate Covered Strawberries with Champagne on Valentine’s Day!

Half Board Rates are also available for this Special at an additional discount of $150 per person. Pick-up Location to be St Thomas.

S/V Feel the Magic

S/V Feel the Magic is winner of the Virgin Islands Charter Yacht League’s 2013 Fall Yacht Show Culinary Contest

The brilliance of the Voyage 500 yacht design is in all the small details. This catamaran yacht sports a wide beam and offers outstanding stability and exceptional space in the staterooms, saloon, cockpit and deck. The beautiful gourmet upper level galley shares its large panoramic view windows with the saloon and bar that form an exceptional entertainment area.

Each of the four double cabins with en suite bathroom and shower offer complete privacy for up to 8 guests. One of the most striking features on these yachts is the clean, modern interior and exterior design. The innovative design of this yacht will impress you from the moment you set foot aboard S/V Feel the Magic.

To take cozy up with your valentine on Feel The Magic,  or find out about any other crewed yacht specials, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Don’t Miss out on Catamaran Nemo’s New Year Offer!

Catamaran Nemo Special – January- February 2014

Andrea & Valentina from Catamaran Nemo want to thank everybody for a great season in 2013!

Catamaran Nemo

For a good start in the New Year, Nemo is running a special offer for
23 Jan – 6 Feb 2014:
on a booking for a 7 nights charter in St Martin,
client only pays for 6 nights
on a booking for a 10 nights charter in St Martin,
client only pays for 8 nights

Catamaran Nemo’s all inclusive cruise has been created to fill your moments up with unforgettable remembrances, including the culinary ones: on the catamaran, tastes and flavours are not at random and every meal becomes a little gastronomical discovery, a journey through refined dishes and very genuine ingredients, from “onboard-made” bread, pizza and yoghurt to sushi or barbecue nights and sunset cocktails.

NEMO is also equipped with two 66 x 130 cm solar panels with 315 W/h energy production and two aeolian generators that satisfy all the energetic needs of common utilities such as light, battery chargers, fridge and freezer, using the solar energy accumulated during day time and the aeolic one gathered in every breezy moment, day and night.

Here’s a few more offers from the 47′ Catamaran:

Catamaran Nemo Aerial

Optional charge of $50 / night if A/C is required to run all night ($350 / week).

SUMMER IN THE MEDITERRANEAN 
HALF BOARD RATES: Includes 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches. All dinners to be taken ashore at guests expense. 2 guests / $11450, 4 guests / $12150, 6 guests / $12650 and 8 guests / $15250.

SPECIAL OFFER: 7 bottles of Berlucchi Prosecco bubbly wine are included on 7 day charters

To take advantage of this special offer from Catamaran Nemo or find out about any other crewed yacht specials, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Virgin Island Sailing Google + Reviews

WE HAVE A WINNER!! CONGRATS DOUG SILVERBERG! Today we’re sending you the 2014 “The British Virgin Islands” Calendar featuring Photography by Dougal D. Thornton.

If you’d also like to receive a calendar from Virgin Island Sailing, Google us and leave us a positive review to enter. We have just 1 calendar left to give away.

Virgin Island Sailing Google + Reviews Calendar

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Please follow us and review Virgin Island Sailing on Google by typing in “Virgin Island Sailing” in Google search or by going to our Google Plus Business Page

Our 2 favorite Virgin Island Sailing Reviews will be randomly selected Virgin Island Sailing Reviews Calendarand sent next day via priority mail, a 2014 “The British Virgin Islands” Calendar featuring Photography by Dougal D. Thornton.

We appreciate all of your positive feedback. Thanks in advance for all of your Virgin Island Sailing Reviews and happy sailing!

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January sale on Monohull Pacific Wave!

It’s a new year and Monohull Pacific Wave wants you to celebrate with them! 

Available on ALL charters taking place during the month of January 2014  Monohull Pacific Wave is offering Summer Rates:

Monohull Pacific Wave

January 2014 Sale

2 persons $14,500 (Jan discount of $1,500) + 25% Comm

4 persons  $15,500 (Jan discount of $1,500) + 25% Comm

6 persons  $16,500 (Jan discount of $1,500) + 25% Comm

This discount is off our Standard Published Winter Rates

PACIFIC WAVE: FREE PICKUPS/DROP-OFFS FROM ST THOMAS USVI, FREE DIVING IN THE BVI (T&C APPLY), SHIPS BAR & LOCAL TAXES INCLUDED IN THE VIs

Monohull PACIFIC WAVE is a successful blend of power and elegance, she is a stylish 72ft Italian custom built Sloop. She is extremely easy to handle and she is idea for both non-sailors & sailors; she is built of Aluminium and is extremely refined, stable and safe with all lines running outside of her huge cockpit. Her on-deck and below-deck layout provides spacious comfortable living ideal for honeymooners and families; her simple but sophisticated decor is an exquisite blend of practicality and elegance that only a designer of the fame of Gae Aulenti could achieve.

Monohull Pacific Wave Moored

Pacific Wave – quality sailing, quality service, award winning food & FREE DIVING -Delivering the Promise

To start the new year out right on Monohull Pacific Wave, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

NEW January 2014 Crewed Yacht Specials!

Start the new year off right with some amazing January 2014 Crewed Yacht Specials!

Catamaran Muse is offering a great special offer to celebrate a new year with a new and exciting sailing adventure!

MUSE: 70' Catamaran: January 2014 Crewed Yacht SpecialsFrom January 6th to February 3rd, take advantage of this special:

Buy 7 days, pay for 6 OR

Buy 10 days, pay for 8 OR

Buy 15 days, pay for 12

MUSE can accommodate 9 adults and 3 children in 6 guest cabins. The parental suite features a double bed plus a double bunk, suitable for 2 children. There is a double guest cabin with a pullman bed, also suitable for a child. Two double convertible cabins can be used as twins or doubles. Each cabin has ensuite facilities with electric heads. MUSE is fully air-conditioned throughout.

The crew of FLYING GINNY  would like to fill the holes in the January calendar so they’re offering $1,000 OFF any charter taking place between January 14th and February 1st, 2014. Celebrate 2014 in style!

FLYING GINNY VII: 55' Catamaran January 2014 Crewed Yacht Specials

This 55′ luxury catamaran was completely refit and upgraded in 2011. Items upgraded include all upholstery, cushions, bedding, linens, woodwork, fixtures, equipment and toys. This fabulous yacht offers spacious accommodations for up to 8 guests in total air conditioned comfort. She has 3 queen berth cabins plus one cabin with upper and lower twins. All cabins have their own ensuite private electric toilet, sink and shower. She offers amenities such as TV in the saloon with DVD player, stereo with iPod capabilities and a 360 degree view of the glorious Caribbean from inside!

To take advantage of these January 2014 Crewed Yacht Specials, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

NEW MarineMax Vacations Specials!

MarineMax Vacations has some great new specials for charter guests! Celebrate the New Year sailing the Caribbean!

MarineMax Vacations in the BVI

Repeat Charter Discount – Save 5% (Also honoring competitor repeat discounts)
Also save on MarineMax boating gear!
Combinable with most other discounts.

Until Feb 7, 2014: Save 10% on 382 Power Cat and 433 Sailing Yacht
7 night minimum. Can expire without notice.

June 1 – October 1, 2014: Save 10% on 382 Power Cat and 433 Sailing Yacht
Combinable with repeat or early booking, 15% max discount. 6 night minimum. Can expire without notice.

Early Booking Discount: All Yachts
Save 5% when booking your charter 6 or months in advance.
6 night minimum. Can expire without notice.

Long Term Discounts: 13+ nights
Save 5% on 13-19 nights
Save 10% on 20+ nights
Combinable with most other discounts.

MarineMax Vacations has been providing customers with a premium, carefree boating experience for almost 40 years, so you can trust that we have the resources and expertise to bring your dream charter to life. MarineMax Vacations offers you the newest, most comfortable collection of boats in the charter industry. The custom fleet of power catamarans and sailing yachts are equipped with the first-class features and amenities you crave: water makers, air conditioning, and more.

For more information, please call Melody or Joann today! 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387 or email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

Last Minute Crewed Yacht Christmas Specials!

Santa has come early this year!

Here’s 3 last minute crewed yacht Christmas specials to help you celebrate in paradise! 

Catamaran Cool Runnings has the Christmas Week OPEN
She is ready to go “At the drop of a Hat!”
Cool Runnings has waived the 10% premium and will also consider
a short-term charter for this period, or any time in December!

Cat Cool Runnings

COOL RUNNINGS is a Leopard 45 catamaran, with a great charter pedigree and is a former Cruising World boat-of-the-year. She features four lavish queen-sized cabins each with ensuite heads and showers, three of which are available for our charter guests.

 

Motor Yacht FREEDOM is open for Christmas week in the Virgin Islands at standard rates, no holiday surcharge. Any Christmas charter must end no later than Dec. 27th. Inquire for less than 7 nights.

RATES:
1-8 guests @ $64,500
9 guests @ $68,500
This rate is all-inclusive for Virgin Islands only.

Motor Yacht Freedom Last Minute Crewed Yacht Christmas Specials

2011 Tortola Charter Yacht Show – Winner of Best Motor Yacht
Monohull LA PALAPA is open for either Christmas and New Year’s at standard charter rates (no surcharge).

LA PALAPA: 45' Monohull

2 person full-board: $5,900

2 person half-board: $5,400

2 person Lovebird special: $5,500 (subject to availability at resort and spa)

Spacious master stateroom with queen berth, private bath with electric toilet and stall shower. LA PALAPA has 14 opening hatches and ports plus full air-conditioning for your comfort.

The options are endless…Relax in the cockpit, dangle off the swim step, snorkel along the reef, paddle into the sunrise, picnic on a secluded beach, swim with the turtles, hang in the double hammock, catch some sun on the bow…LA PALAPA will turn your vacation into an experience of a lifetime.

To book your Christmas vacation, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Catamaran Braveheart Special Offers for the 2013-2014 season!

Catamaran Braveheart Special Offers for the 2013-2014 season!

Catamaran Braveheart has some new specials to ring in 2014!

Catamaran Braveheart

$2000 off any 8 pax or 9 pax, 7 night charter rate
$1500 off any 7 pax, 7 night charter rate
$1000 off any 6 pax, 7 night charter rate
Good for charters finishing before March 31, 2014
In addition to this special offer for the clients Braveheart would like to offer $900 bonus commission for any charter booked to finish before March 31, 2014.

Explore the tropical wonders of the Caribbean aboard BRAVEHEART, an all-inclusive, luxuriously appointed, well equipped, modern 58ft performance catamaran.

Relax whilst sipping a Caribbean cocktail in an idyllic anchorage and enjoy the sunset. Learn to scuba, windsurf, wakeboard, waterski, kayak, or fish, right from the boat. BRAVEHEART has all of the modern conveniences, such as scuba compressors, water maker, ice machines, WiFi, and en-suite a/c with separate controls, to be self sufficient and allow us to cruise without hampering your vacation time.

The four private staterooms, each with en-suite dry head, electric toilet, and separate shower, and in room entertainment systems, accommodate up to eight guests. The 4 staterooms make BRAVEHEART perfect for 4 couples or 2 families with children to enjoy in spacious comfort. There is an additional hot and cold water transom shower on the aft deck.

Relax on the trampoline gazing at the stars and enjoy the vacation of a lifetime.

To book your sailing vacation on Catamaran Braveheart, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Honeymoon Special from Catamaran Swish!

Catamaran Swish is offering a honeymoon special perfect for any couple’s romantic getaway! 

Catamaran Swish

On board luxury Catamaran Swish, a honeymoon to be the envy of others, visiting various Virgin Islands exploring the natural wonders, swimming, snorkeling and diving in their pristine, warm waters and viewing its incredible fish life. Experiencing local cuisine and dancing the night away at world renown beach bars, or just simply relaxing on board soaking up the sun, enjoying the sailing.

Welcoming you onboard will be a bottle of Moet & Chandon champagne on ice in your cabin.

Starting from 5 nights $8950.00

includes: 5 Breakfasts on board
3 Lunches on board
3 Dinners on board
or….

6 nights $9950.00

Includes: 6 Breakfasts on board
3 Lunches on board
3 Dinners on board

or….

7 nights $10950.00

Includes: 7 Breakfasts on board
4 Lunches on board
4 Dinners on board

These rates are exclusive of major public holidays.

SWISH: 47' Catamaran

Enter the realm of peace and tranquility on board luxury catamaran SWISH, where the main objective of the professional crew is to ensure your idyllic vacation. Sail away to adventures untold at a relaxed pace. The stability of the twin hulls offer the highest degree of comfort while underway or at anchor. An exhilarating sailing experience for novices and professionals, especially when enjoyed on the oversized trampolines!

To book your honeymoon on Catamaran Swish,  please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Special Christmas offer from Monohull Paradise!

Monohull Paradise has a December special for you!

Create your own paradise while enjoying a myriad of activities including snorkeling, kayaking, knee-boarding, scuba-diving, night-life, sunbathing, relaxing on a great deck, and of course the pure pleasure of sailing.

Monohull Paradise

Rates for Captain Only charters aboard Monohull Paradise for Dec. 2-Dec. 26th as follows (yes, includes Christmas week!):

Captain Only full-board: 2/$6,850
Captain Only half-board: 2/$6,400 includes all breakfasts, 4 lunches and 3 dinners, ships bar, canapés and snacks.

Above rates offer same great level of service, same great food, same room service, same guided snorkel tours etc.

Details and Specifications:

“Paradise” iwas designed and built by the famous American designer Ted Irwin. His vision was, to build a spacious, comfortable, and fast sailing yacht. And he did! With 60′ of overall length and a width of 16 feet, “Paradise” is the end result of that vision.

Amenities include:

  • On board laundry service (washer and dryer)
  • 15 KW 110 volt on-board generator for powering/cooking/charging electronic devices
  • computer with wireless Internet capability
  • Stereo with multi-CD player, MP3 player and IPod with over 5,000 songs
  • DVD players, lots of movies and music DVD’s
  • Full-service kitchen including: convection oven, electric stove, icemaker, refrigerator and freezer
  • Six-person Caribe dinghy
  • Snorkeling gear, kneeboard, floating mattresses, kayaks and other “water-toys”
  • Vacuflush toilets (No pumping is necessary)
  • Deck shower, and full showers below-deck, 120 gal/day Watermaker
  • GPS and autopilot; Furuno radar and much more

Monohull Paradise Sailing

So if you want to make every moment unforgettable, there’s only one name to remember: PARADISE!!

To book your Christmas Vacation on Catamaran Monohull Paradise, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Christmas Special on Catamaran Extasea!

Here’s an early Christmas present from Catamaran Extasea!

No premium charged + four free dives for any charters booked from 10th to 28th Dec 2013

For an even bigger saving we can offer a Captain Only charter at $7000 for 1 week.

Catamaran Extasea

Catamaran Extasea’s accommodations are luxurious and the volume of the cabins is similar to those found on much larger yachts. The immediate impression upon boarding is one of spaciousness and generous headroom. The comfortable double en-suite cabins have queen beds and are airy and spacious and in addition each one is fitted with two fans. There is ample cupboard space and luxury linens for guests comfort. Each cabin has a large bathroom equipped with shower and basin, two of the guest cabins have full sized one touch electric flush toilets, much to the delight of our guests!

Extasea is an eco-friendly yachting environment. Power in the day is generated from 800 watts of solar power and a wind generator at night. We have 2 energy efficient fans in each cabin, ensuring enough cool ventilation. Extasea has a 20 gallon an hour reverse osmosis water maker operating during the day from solar power. Drinking water is filtered through a carbon filter as well as giving you chlorine free pure drinking water. We incorporate eco friendly detergents and sprays and cooking methods. We leave nothing to chance as we protect this wonderful planet. When we cannot sail, only then will we use the engine.

To book your Christmas Vacation on Catamaran Extasea, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Welcome Aboard Jeanneau ZUMA!

We are welcoming Jeanneau Zuma to the fleet!

This brand new 2013 Jeanneau 53 was the Jeanneau factory yacht at the Annapolis Boat Show. Captain Achilleas will be at the BVI Boat Show with photos of her, then immediately leave for Annapolis to bring ZUMA to the BVI for ch arter. She is being offered as Captain Only half-board with Achilleas preparing all breakfasts, lunches, snacks, canapes and happy hour cocktail. All dinners ashore at client expense. ZUMA will be available in the BVI this winter before transiting to Croatia for the summer (sorry, not available for charter in Croatia). Jeanneau Zuma will return to the BVI for the 2014 charter season.

 Jeanneau Zuma

Her amenities include:

  • (1) Master cabin with king walk-around berth, en-suite head with electric head and stall shower
  • (2) Aft double guest cabins each with private electric head and shower
  • Full air-conditioning
  • Full cockpit enclosure (not shown in photo)
  • Stand-up paddle board, kneeboard, wakeboard, snorkel gear & noodles
  • Underwater lighting
  • Captain’s quarters are forward with separate entrance

Jeanneau ZUMA offers a forward master suite with walk-around king size bed with a private en-suite head with electric toilet and shower. Aft she has two cabins each with a double berth which are twins with the insert removed, each cabin has a private bath with electric head and shower. The yacht is bright and airy and has full air-conditioning for your comfort.

RATES
CAPTAIN ONLY HALF-BOARD: 2/$9,500 3/$10,000 4/$10,500 5/$11,000 6/$11,500
Includes: 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches, snacks, happy hour canapes,
standard ships bar and domestic beer. All dinners ashore at client expense.

SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY OFFER
$500 OFF any charter booked before Dec. 14, 2013
BOOK BY: Dec. 14, 2013
SAIL BY: Mar 31, 2014

To book your yacht charter on Catamaran Twilight Rodeo, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Something to look forward to with Virgin Traders Motor Yachts!

Virgin Traders Motor Yachts has specials for Christmas and the New Year! Hurry before it’s too late!

Post Christmas Blues needs a plan to deal with, here is an idea. Special Price offered in January: 8 days for price of 7! Happy thoughts? There should be!

Leave it all behind, the frost and ice, the fog and snarly weather, grab a bag, swimming suits, and sunblock and come sail the BVI with Virgin Traders!

Virgin Traders Motor Yachts

All remaining slots open in November and December are now subject to 25% Last Minute Discounts on the Slots available.

So if you can react and fly this is a great Pre Christmas deal, limited and only a very few left so you need to get in touch.

Virgin Traders Motor Yachts moored

February is also nearly completely booked out, March and April are filling quickly so just be aware things are happening in the Islands as winter tightens its grip.

MAKING STRIDES: For a longtime now VT has been energetically campaigning for NO DISCHARGE of Heads in the beautiful bays of the BVI. This has now borne fruit and all Virgin Traders yachts are fully adjusted to onboard holding tanks to stop this from happening ever again. This has been going on for too long and we are leading the change on this.

The Captains briefing onboard before you depart Nanny Cay marina will cover everything you need to know about this.

For more information, please call Melody or Joann today! 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387
Email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

Latest Special Offers from Horizon Yacht Charters Caribbean Bases

Horizon Yacht Charters Caribbean bases are offering great special offers to end the year! 

horizon yacht charters BVI

Horizon Yacht Charters Antigua:

Thanksgiving period Special Offer – For charters from November 1 – December 17 2013 we are offering:
10 nights for the price of 7
14 nights for the price of 10
And! For charters taking place in January 2014, we are offering a 15% discount off 7 nights or more!

Horizon Yacht Charters BVI:

The BVI Base is offering 15% discount off charters for 7 nights or more taking place between November 1st and December 15th 2013.

The offer applies to new bookings made after 31st October 2013.

Horizon Yacht Charters Grenada:

The Grenada Base is offering free sailing days. Choose 10 days for the price of 7 or 14 days for the price of 10.
This offer applies to every available yacht in our Grenada fleet for the period 17th November to 17th December 2013. This is a fantastic deal for the Thanksgiving period so make your booking today to secure your Grenada yacht charter vacation.

HYC Grenada

Horizon Yacht Charters St Maarten:

Explore the friendly island of St Maarten! Horizon Yacht Charters St Maarten Base is offering every 4th night free.

For charters of one week or longer we are offering every 4th night free. The offer applies for charters booked and taken in November 2013.

These special offers cannot be combined with any other offers available. They apply to new bookings only.

For more information, please call Melody or Joann today! 800-382-9666 OR 941-966-9387
Email: Bareboats@ViSailing.com

Welcoming Catamaran Twilight Rodeo to the fleet!

Welcome aboard Catamaran Twilight Rodeo, a 50′ catamaran that accommodates 8 guests in 4 queen cabins. 3 guest cabins feature ensuite facilities with electric heads. She is fully air-conditioned throughout.

Catamaran Twilight Rodeo

Captain Jim Kozar is a USCG licensed master captain, PADI certified rescue diver, former fine dining General Manager and a heck of a nice guy. After running Chart House restaurants for years including the St. Croix, St. Thomas and Puerto Rico locations, he settled in St. Thomas as General Manager and bought his first boat, Jester. His Virgin Islands restaurant career also included a stint as the food and beverage director at the famous Bitter End Yacht Club in Virgin Gorda. He parlayed his knack for entertaining and cooking, and 35 plus years of sailing experience into a very successful daysail business that he has run for the last 15 years, currently sailing out of Secret Harbour Beach Resort.

Chef Amanda Terry hails from South Texas, where friendly and generous Southern hospitality is a way of life. Growing up at the tip of the state next to the border and the Gulf of Mexico has given her entertaining and cooking style a definite Tex-Mex flair. Taking delight in making sure her guests are comfortable, well-fed and entertained, she honed her skills in B&Bs, boutique hotels and luxury fishing lodges from Austin to the Bahamas to the Virgin Islands.

Twilight Rodeo with another cat

Catamaran Twilight Rodeo All-Inclusive Rates:
2Pax- $9000
3Pax- $9750
4Pax- $10500
5Pax- $11500
6Pax- $12500
7Pax- $14000
8Pax- $15500

Half Board: Take $150/person OFF all-inclusive rates
Captain Only: $7000

To book your yacht charter on Catamaran Twilight Rodeo, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Yacht Akasha availability and news!

Yacht Akasha’s maintenance team have been busy with projects and exciting new features:

Yacht Akasha

New cockpit cushions – giving a stylish fresh look

All interior leather sofas sent to the UK for re-condition – now looking as good as new

Cabins and Saloon woodwork varnished

Paintwork – interior and exterior

New Hatches & lenses

Soundproofing on all floors

Galley Refit including new stainless steel splash back

New media system featuring wireless Apple TV – guests can watch movies from the extensive library on the cabin ipad or HD TV

Yacht Akasha is available the 5th to 17th December 2013 in the BVI! No rate increase 2013/2014  - 46.800/6, 48,400/8 $49,900/10

Now including cruising fees & permits in the BVI & five complimentary dives per qualified scuba diver are included in the charter fee.

AKASHA: 76' Catamaran

AKASHA, meaning infinite space in the ancient language of Sanskrit, is one of the most spacious luxury sailing catamarans available for charter in the Caribbean today.

To book your yacht charter on Akasha, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com

Yacht Zingara Thanksgiving Special!

Yacht Zingara is ready to pamper guests aboard the 76′ catamaran for the week of Thanksgiving!

Yacht Zingara anchored

ZINGARA accommodates 10 guests in five luxury suites, each with ensuite facilities and plasma TV/DVD/PlayStation 2. The spacious master suite features a King size bed and an amazing view! She is fully air-conditioned throughout and has all new luxury bedding.

For the water enthusiasts, there are many water-sports to enjoy, including the hobie cat, paddle board, water skis, windsurfer and many more! If relaxation is what you desire, enjoying lounging on the spacious deck, trampolines or jacuzzi. The choice is yours!

The talented chefs will prepare a traditional Thanksgiving feast or something unconventional, you choose!

If watching football is part of the family tradition, we have got it
covered with complimentary dockage at the Bitter End Yacht Club on
Thanksgiving Day. There, the guests will be able to catch all the
games at the Quarterdeck Club.

Yacht Zingara Thanksgiving Rate Special:

Valid now through December 14 for 7 nights.
2 Guests $34,900.00
3 Guests $35,900.00
4 Guests $37,900.00
5 Guests $39,900.00
6 Guests $41,900.00
7 Guests $43,900.00
8 Guests $45,900.00
9 Guests $47,900.00
10 Guests $49,900.00

Yacht Zingara

Zingara is uniquely equipped to handle a variety of guests needs
and desires. They have all the water sports aboard. If diving is a priority for the guests, our crew includes three dive masters, which gives us the ability to handle large
dive groups and provide exemplary assistance.

To book your Thanksgiving charter on Yacht Zingara, please call  Emily Mack or Ellen Stewart today! 800-382-9666 or 941-966-9387

email: Charters@ViSailing.com