Private Caribbean Leeward Yacht Charter Q&A
How much does it cost to charter a yacht?
Private boat charters vary in their cost based on several factors, including
- Mode of power
- Crew compliment
- Luxury of fittings and features
Costs vary quite a bit based on these factors. You can see the exact costs on this page by scrolling up or using the search feature from anywhere on this website.
What does the cost of a Caribbean Leeward yacht charter include?
The cost of Caribbean Leeward yacht charters through Private Yacht Charter typically includes a Captain, Chef, expenses associated with running the vessel, 3 meals a day, beverages, standard bar, and any equipment your specific charter has on board. Essentially the only thing your rental charge doesn’t include are costs for doing things on land and gratuities (typically 15-20%). Any additional activities off of the boat will likely cost you extra. Please note that every boat will be different. Be sure to read your paperwork thoroughly to avoid any surprises.
How long is the private yacht charter season in Caribbean Leeward?
Ideal seasons for yacht charter vacations vary by location. Many vessels are not available during the summer due to the hurricane season. The most popular time is during the winter, as people are looking to escape the cold.
How long can you rent a private Caribbean Leeward yacht for?
The fees listed on our website are per week, but that doesn’t mean you’re limited to time spans of a week. Along with your own schedule, check out the schedule of availability for your selected yacht.
Do you tip the crew on a chartered yacht?
It is customary to tip your crew at the end of your charter and the standard is 15-20% of the charter rate. Be mindful of this additional expense when booking your trip to stay within your budget.
What is a megayacht or superyacht?
The terms megayacht and superyacht are used interchangeably to describe luxury yachts, whether sailing, powered, or a combination, that are over 80 feet in length. Being just that bit bigger puts them in a class of their own. Take a look at some of our offerings above
Will I need to wear a lifejacket?
Only when and where required by law. Your crew will let you know when those times are.