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...
The cost to charter a luxury yacht is not always clear, especially if you are renting a luxury vessel for the first time. Freedom, privacy, intimacy, service, comfort, exclusive experiences. No doubt, holidays onboard a charter yacht sounds like THE ultimate luxury vacation. But how much does it really cost to charter a luxury yacht? Here is what to know and...
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...
When we dream of a Caribbean holiday, the calm blue ocean is often at the front of our minds. Now imagine setting sail around an island on a yacht and exploring your destination by sea. A motor yacht charter can be the ideal way to see an island and enjoy the ocean up close. First of all, you need...
Renting a yacht is an exceptional experience to escape and relax. Life on board must strike the right balance between high-end service and respect for the privacy of all guests. For a successful stay for all, you, your family, and friends, it is important to follow a few basic rules. Here is a list of our recommendations with 10...
Everything you need to know about a luxury crewed boat rental.   Why charter a yacht?Whether you are looking for a family vacation in the Caribbean, whether you are looking for adventure or a safe and secure environment to party with friends, Windward Islands allows you to organize your stay according to the planning, itinerary, and activities of your choice...
Bareboat charter
All you need to know about bareboat yacht charters. What is a "bareboat" rental? A bareboat charter concerns the rental of boats between 10 and 16 m, without crew, supplies, or any other provision included in the contract. What is the difference between a bareboat rental, a crewed charter, and a luxury yacht charter?In a bareboat charter, the charterer is responsible for...