loader image

You may have missed this Winter Holiday Season, but it ‘s never too late to plan for next year!  

Santa-SoLoVuShKaWhere will you be this coming year? 

HOLIDAY: “hol-i-day” according to Webster’s dictionary

1: a day on which one is exempt from work. 2: chiefly British ~ VACATION often used in the phrase on holiday.  

Here is list of HOLIDAY DATES to help you plan your next getaway. Sail and Motor Yachts are located in exotic ports around the world.  Where would you like to go?

February 14th – Valentines Day – a romantic week away somewhere special.

February School Vacation Week – nothing is better than NOT going to  Disney land.  How about snorkeling, swimming, diving, water skiing, jet skiing, relaxing, shopping, hiking somewhere that the family will always remember?

April 20th – Spring – Easter Week – in the Sea of Cortez, Tahiti, Bahamas, Florida or Belize.  Choose your destination and we will provide the yacht selection.

May 11th – Mother’s Day

May 26th – Memorial Day

June 15th – Father’s Day

4th of July – did you know that St. Thomas, USVI has an incredible celebration week of Carnival activities?   And, the Northern Summer is a great time to cruise New England, Alaska or British Columbia.

September 1st – Labor Day

September 25th – Rosh Hashana

October 4th – Yom Kippur

October 13th – Columbus Day

October 31st – Halloween – have you been to Florida and cruised the Keys to Key West?  Perfect for celebrating this holiday!

November 27th – Thanksgiving Day – week of cruising in the Caribbean for a real break from tradition.  Turkey (or lobster) dinner at sea!

December 17th – 24th – Hanukkah

December 25 – Christmas Day

December 31st – New Year’s Eve – St. Bart’s, Jost Van Dyke, Bitter End Yacht Club – so many choices.

Here is a sample list of yachts for your consideration.  Contact our complimentary planning service for assistance.

New Zealand –  156′ BELLE AIMEE follow her cruising schedule

Tahiti | South Pacific174′ NOBLE HOUSE  is one of the largest motor yachts constructed in New Zealand built from steel with an aluminum superstructure, adding stability and strength.  NOBLE HOUSE interiors have been designed by the renowned Francois Zurettia.  She accommodates up to 12 guests and staffed with Captain and 10 crew.

107′ M/Y ASKARI is a well proportioned steel super yacht built in the United States – launched in 1972 in Florida.  Ideal for families and dive enthusiasts, she accommodates up to 10 guests in 5 Cabins.  Her amazing 28′ beam offers spacious decks and internal space.  Refitted to charter quality with comfort in mind, she was refitted in 2011.

Sea of Cortez  – MEXICO    

Sea of Cortez Mexico

110′ Motor Yacht PANACHE  Conveniently based in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico for the winter.  Accommodations for up to 6 guests (small child option for 7 guests total).  1 King , 1 Queen, 1 Twin , 1 Pullman

80′ Sail Yacht CLEVELANDER This beautiful Nautor’s  Swan (refit in 2010)  can accommodate up to 8 guests in 4 cabins.  It is a great family yacht.  Her aft swim platform is designed for easy access for all ages.   Captain Jeremy Quince has a strong sailing background having sailed in the famous Whitbread race.  Join him and his Chef Claudia and mate for a week discovering La Paz, Mexico .  **3rd place Winner-Chef Claudia Salmon of Yachts up to 100ft-ANTIGUA Charter Show 2012

Caribbean, Florida and the Bahamas    BVI Flora and Fauna



Starting with the sublime in luxury yacht vacations to the more modest in budget:

228′ Motor Yacht SHERAKHAN is an ideal “family reunion” or “destination honeymoon” charter yacht for up to 26 guests and 26 crew!  Traveling the ocean globe beginning in the Caribbean this coming winter…onward to Antarctica, South Africa, the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, the South Pacific and Central America.  Call for more details and now booking by the CABIN in 2014!

172′ BIG EAGLE (12 guests/10  crew) is now open for Christmas week at a reduced price.  The 6 cabin layout is ideal for families with the Master on Deck, VIP King, 1 Queen and 6 twin beds (3 twin stateroom) all below deck.  Brochure details at your request.

157′ Motor Yacht TOP FIVE   built by Christensen is currently open in the Bahamas or Caribbean – no minimum days apply.   Top of her line in elegance and style – she can accommodate 12 guests in 6 staterooms.  Master suite is on the main deck offering privacy and space.  10 Crew for exceptional service.

147′ Motor Yacht TUSCAN SUN will wow (12 guests and 9 crew) family and or colleagues lucky enough to be invited.  Based in the Bahamas she boasts a modern interior, full of toys and ready for fishing on board their 28′ Intrepid.

120′ Motor Yacht FREEDOM  (9 guests and 5 crew)  Excellent award winning Chef Joseph trained at the Western Culinary Institute, a Le Courdon Blue accredited school in Portland, Oregon and Captain Matt (hails from Camden, Maine) and a Dive Master.  **All Inclusive charter rate – a definite “family yacht” with extensive list of toys and dive included (5 dives per week).

123′ Motor Yacht BB3 Captain Mike Travers and his 5 eager crew await your arrival.   She accommodates 8 guests with 2 Kings and2 Queens.  Board in Nassau and explore the pristine waters of the Exumas. She is fast and stylish.  The warm interior showcases walnut and sycamore paneling creates a relaxing and elegant atmosphere.

116′ Sail Yacht WHISPER is a modern classic design comfortable for up to 6 guests in 3 Staterooms.  Sail out of St. Maarten under the skilled and knowledgeable Captain Clive Youlten, Chef Chris Deighan and 3 crew.

92′ Motor Yacht YOLY  is based in the British Virgin Islands accommodating up to 8 guests.  Captain Michael Clayton and his 3 crew are ready to make your holiday special.  She is equipped with a 24′ Center Console tender with 250 HP with fishing equipment, towing ring, Wakeboard, Jetski, inflatable Banana and water skis’.   Family fun!

82′ Sail Yacht PTARMIGAN is a performance cruiser specially designed for true sailors in mind!  Launched in 2012, this Swan is built for comfort and delightful sailing.  Join Captain Bob Cooper and 3 able crew – while you sit back and enjoy.

63′ Motor Yacht VICTORIAN ROSE is a traditional Burger yacht design accommodating 4 guests in pampered comfort.  Based in Ft. Lauderdale, FL she easily tours the Florida Keys.

Search for your yacht:  YACHT SEARCH


Sir Francis Drake Channel









Charter Yacht Disclaimer

This document is not contractual. The yacht charters and their particulars displayed in the results above are displayed in good faith and while believed to be correct are not guaranteed. Carol Kent Yacht Charters, a division of Boston Marine Services, Inc. (CKYC) does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information and/or images displayed. All information is subject to change without notice and is without warranty.

A CKYC yacht charter professional will discuss each charter during your charter selection process. Starting prices are shown in a range of currencies for a one-week charter, unless otherwise marked. Exact pricing and other details will be confirmed on the particular charter contract.