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Photos: C2 Superyacht Visits St. George’s

Photos: C2 Superyacht Visits St. George’s

The 282-foot long super-yacht C2 recently paid a visit to Bermuda, with the luxury vessel seen in St George’s. The SuperYacht Times website said, “The 86m C2 yacht was built in 2008 by Abeking & Rasmussen. She features an exterior design by Reymond Langton and an interior by Reymond Langton. “She cruises at 14 knots and reaches a... Read more of this article

BTA Welcome Superyacht Tourism Plan

BTA Welcome Superyacht Tourism Plan

Allowing superyachts into local waters could help to “stimulate significant spending in our tourism economy and create job opportunities for Bermudians,” the BTA said. This follows after the Government announced a “superyacht tourism economic recovery plan to attract superyachts to our shores this summer,” which would see the... Read more of this article

Minister DeSilva: Superyacht Pandemic Policy

Minister DeSilva: Superyacht Pandemic Policy

[Ministerial statement by Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva] Today, Mr. Speaker, the Ministry of Tourism and Transport is implementing a “superyacht tourism economic recovery plan” to attract superyachts to our shores this summer. This plan introduces superyacht “Isolation Charters” and owner trips, with specific superyacht... Read more of this article

Minister DeSilva Attends Monaco Yacht Show

Minister DeSilva Attends Monaco Yacht Show

Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva and other members of the Bermuda delegation recently travelled to Monaco to attend the Monaco Yacht Show, with the Government saying the purpose of this trip was introduce the new superyacht legislation – in particular, its chartering provisions – to the superyacht fraternity. A Government spokesperson... Read more of this article

BTA Welcomes Superyacht Incentives Boost

BTA Welcomes Superyacht Incentives Boost

A new framework of incentives born of hosting the 35th America’s Cup that will allow visiting superyachts to cruise and charter in Bermuda waters is welcomed by the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA]. A spokesperson said, “The legislation, tabled Friday in Bermuda’s House of Assembly, defines superyachts as leisure vessels measuring 24 metres... Read more of this article

Photos: Two Super-Yachts Visit St. George’s

Photos: Two Super-Yachts Visit St. George’s

Two super-yachts were seen in St. George’s this afternoon [June 25], including the 55-metre ‘Vida’ and the 40-metre ‘Next Chapter.’ According to yachtcharterfleet.com, “The 180.45ft steel motor yacht ‘Vida’ was built by Heesen in Netherlands, she was delivered to her owner in 2019. The yacht’s interior has been designed... Read more of this article

Photos: Superyacht ‘Elysian’ Visits Bermuda

Photos: Superyacht ‘Elysian’ Visits Bermuda

The superyacht Elysian recently visited the island, with the 253-foot long luxury vessel seen berthed in St George’s yesterday. According to Yachtcharterfleet.com, the Elysian has charter rates from $392,000 -$448,000 per week, and sleeps up to 12 guests in 6 rooms, including a master suite, 1 VIP stateroom and 2 twin cabins, and is capable of carrying... Read more of this article

Photos: Ships Visiting St. George’s Harbour

Photos: Ships Visiting St. George’s Harbour

St. George’s Harbour has been playing host to a number of different vessels in recent days with Friday seeing the Seven Seas Navigator docked at Penno’s Wharf, the superyacht Sealyon berthed at Bermuda Yacht Services at Ordnance Island and the RCGS Resolute ship anchored in the harbour. The cruise ship Seven Seas Navigator is 565 foot long... Read more of this article

Photos: Three Superyachts Visit St. George’s

Photos: Three Superyachts Visit St. George’s

Three superyachts are paying a visit to St. George’s, including the vessels Georgia, Time For Us, and Vixit Georgia is a 159-foot long sail yacht that can accommodate up to twelve guests and up to eight crew, and is listed at a sale price of $15,950,000. The superyacht Time For Us is a 122-foot long luxury vessel that can accommodate... Read more of this article

Photos: Sealyon Superyacht Visits St George’s

Photos: Sealyon Superyacht Visits St George’s

The Sealyon superyacht is visiting the island, with the 202-foot long luxury vessel seen berthed in St George’s. The vessel can accommodate up to 12 guests and 16 crew, and is listed at a sale price of €29,500,000 [$34.7 million] and at a weekly charter rate of $383,000. Related StoriesCaroline Bay Marina &... Read more of this article

BTA: Officials Explore Superyacht Opportunities

BTA: Officials Explore Superyacht Opportunities

Officials who put on superyacht racing during the 35th America’s Cup last year are back in Bermuda this week to explore new superyacht opportunities on the island. “The people who put on the Superyacht Regatta and the J Class Regatta during the America’s Cup have been looking for the right opportunity to come back to Bermuda almost since the moment... Read more of this article

Bermuda Called A Superyacht “Playground”

Bermuda Called A Superyacht “Playground”

Bermuda has been featured as a “playground” for the superyachting community by JamaqueParadis Magazine, a publication known for its placement in hotels and VIP lounges in the Caribbean, with the article noting that the luxury boat owners were “particularly appreciative of the privacy that Bermuda offers” and the “lifestyle... Read more of this article

Photos: Superyacht D’Natalin IV Visits Island

Photos: Superyacht D’Natalin IV Visits Island

The 164-foot superyacht D’Natalin IV recently paid a visit to St. George’s, giving locals a look at the custom-built vessel, owned by businessman Dennis M. Jones. Mr. Jones reportedly paid $34 million for the superyacht, representing a small fraction of his multi-billion dollar fortune; according to a story in the New York Times, Mr. Jones... Read more of this article