Power multihulls have grown in popularity for the last decades. From the original power catamarans to the most recent innovative hybrid trimarans, the multihull market is constantly evolving and has a lot to offer for the years to come. A motor multihull is the opportunity to sail a comfortable boat, easy to handle, easy to maintain with optimised outdoor living...
The cost to charter a luxury yacht is not always clear, especially if you are renting a vessel for the first time.Freedom, privacy, intimacy, service, comfort, exclusive experiences... No doubt, holidays during a cruise sounds like THE ultimate luxury vacation. So, how much does it really cost to charter a luxury yacht? What is included in a luxury yacht rental price? The...
The French shipyard Lagoon has officially presented its new catamaran, in September 2021 during the Cannes Yachting Festival! : the Lagoon 55. This novelty is actually a wink to the first Lagoon 55, built by the brand in 1987. After more than 30 years, we can't miss the evolution of the design, construction and the architecture of the shipyard. Lagoon worked...
The yacht charter cost
The Advance Provisioning Allowance (APA) is an important factor to consider when you are chartering a yacht. Yet, the abbreviation can be confusing when you are not familiar with yacht charters. So what is the APA? Which expenses does the APA calculation include? How can you know how much your APA is going to be?This guide provides you all the...
Wave Runner yacht charter
Do you want to stand-up or sit-down? Are you looking for speed and acceleration or seat and storage capacity? In this article, we explain all  differences between Jet Ski, WaveRunner and Sea-Doo. I’m pretty sure that many among you refer to all types as "jet ski". However, their exact technical name is Personal Water Craft (PWC) or water scooter. In...
Definitions of words such as “yacht”, “boat”, or even “ship” are not always clear. Most of us make our own (unspoken) rules up, while others simply go with the flow and call their vessel whatever comes up at the moment. So when does a boat become a yacht? Are all boats yachts? Are all yachts boats? What about ships? Here is...
Adventure awaits you aboard the world's finest boats, all carefully selected by your dedicated Windward Islands yachting broker. Sail with peace of mind, and experience true freedom. Discover why you should choose a WI yachts broker. The experience : We have been yacht brokers in sale and charter for more than 20 years. The adventure started in a single agency in Martinique...
Whether you are planning to buy, sell or charter a yacht, you need a yacht broker. As yachting has grown in popularity, the number of such brokers has exploded and finding one is almost a feat. So what do you need to do, to charter THE right boat, sell your yacht or buy one? Well, you can either do some...
Every year, thousands of you sail the seas of the globe aboard a sailing or motor multihulls.  The cruising catamarans are pretty convincing, but if you try a trimaran you could be seduced and adopt it! If trimarans are often associated with racing and speed, such as the Edmond de Rothschild maxi trimaran, there is now a wide range available...
The trimaran LEEN 72' is the latest hybrid multihull from the innovative French shipyard NEEL. With its hybrid engine, its unique design and its ergonomics, it is part of this new futuristic yachting trend which aims to make sailing more ecological and sustainable. In 10 years, NEEL has designed trimarans that stand out for their quality of design and unique...
TSR
The SAILING RESORT, a company specialized in the management of eco-responsible yachts, wishes to revolutionize the world of pleasure yachting by offering an innovative rental management program on a fleet of multihulls with hybrid propulsion financed in co-ownership. The company selected Windward Islands Yachting & Travel, a global specialist in the management and chartering of yachts around the world, to...