Luxury Yacht

Ever thought about what it will be love to take a cruise over a luxury yacht? Maybe you've even contemplated owning one yourself. Over the last couple decades, luxury yachts have risen both in number and then in popularity.


A Bit History about Puerto Rico Luxury Yacht Charters

The term luxury yacht usually means a yacht which is privately operated using a professional crew. During the early 20th century wealthy people started to have luxury yachts developed for their private use. Christina O and Savarona are instances of early luxury motor yachts. Some early luxury sailing yachts were the Endeavor and Shamrock. Luxury sailing yacht events were kept in Newport, Rhode Island via the New York City Yacht Club.

Luxury Yachts Today

Today luxury yachts are particularly plentiful within the Mediterranean and Caribbean Seas. Custom boat building companies have increased and a new field of business has opened - yacht charter brokers. Luxury yacht building and charter companies are mostly based in america and Western Europe.

While a few luxury yachts are only made use of by their private owners, some are strictly operated for business purposes all through the year as charters. Also, quite a few privately owned luxury yachts are chartered when their owners are usually not using them.

If you decide to charter an extravagance yacht for just one week, you may expect to pay anywhere from about $30,000 to just under one million dollars. Often another 30% is charged for food, fuel and lodging. And don't forget about the 20% gratuity to the crew!


So, what exactly can you be in a high end yacht for any that money? Here's a list of a handful of the more prevalent amenities on the list of top luxury lines.

1) Space. The tiniest luxury yachts are 84 feet in length, plus the larger ones are often as long as 328 feet.

2) Luxury cabins to support nearly twelve guests.

3) An exquisitely designed dining-room along with a galley with all the cooking amenities you can ask for.

4) A backyard dining area to take in the most vivid of sunsets.

5) A bar having a bartender. Some luxury yachts have both an outdoor and indoor bar.

6) A sun deck on the roof, that can often have a jacuzzi.

7) A hair salon and massage parlor.

8) A dance floor.

9) A cinema which has a full library of movies.

10) A play room for kids.

11) Toys for example a flat screen TV, jet skis, a lesser motor or sail boat, as well as diving equipment.

And these are a number of the amenities and luxuries you can expect to find on board. The bigger the yacht, the greater amenities and toys you can find.
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