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CLASSIC YACHTS

Classic Yacht Charters presents some of the finest fully crewed classic yachts available for charter in the Caribbean - schooners, yawls and beautiful gaff rigged yachts. Some are super luxury, others are comfortable cruising yachts offering fun and action packed sailing vacations. They include traditional wooden boats, classics, vintage yachts, luxury spirit of tradition modern classics and classic motor yachts.

Film shoots: Most of these classic yachts are fabulously photographic and perfect for fiim or fashion shoots.

Regattas: There are a growing number of classic yacht regattas around the world and we will be pleased to recommend suitable boats and help tailor the race event charter to suit you.

 

WINDROSE - SPIRIT OF TRADITION SCHOONER

Designed by Gerard Dijkstra & Partners and built at the Holland Jachtbouw yard in 2002. Refit 2010. Windrose has accommodation for up to eight guests in four cabins: master, two doubles which can convert to twin singles and one fixed twin cabin. Seven crew. Based Mediterranean summer 2013.
Length: 152ft/46.3m Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

LONE FOX - CLASSIC KETCH

An Ocean Racing Ketch designed by Robert Clark and built in Scotland in 1957. Accommodation best for four guests in two cabins: master and bunk bed cabin. Two crew. Based in St Barth and available for day charters, term charters and regattas.Read More
Length: 62ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

HERON - CLASSIC SCHOONER

A very pretty and beautifully maintained family built and owned schooner. Built in 2003 of traditional plank to the original 1928 specification of a John Alden schooner. Raised panel mahogany interior. Based - summer: Penobscot Bay, Maine and winter: The Grenadines. Also available for regatta charters.
Length: 65ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

KATE - CLASSIC YAWL

Designed to the original drawings of an Alfred Milne First Rule (1907) International Twelve Metre. She was built by Philip Walwyn and his small team of woodworkers in St. Kitts and launched in December 2006. In 2010 she was modified to a yawl which makes her easier to handle and an excellent regatta charter yacht. 60ft on deck.
Length: 78ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

AURELIUS (EX ANNAGINE) - SPIRIT OF TRADITION SLOOP

Designed by Gerry Dijkstra and built in 2004 by K & M Yachtbuilders. She has a combination of sailing performance and comfort. Accommodation is for up to six guests in three cabins: two double cabins and one fixed twin cabin - perfect for families. Based: Med summer.Read More
Length: 76ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

SINCERITY - VINTAGE KETCH

designed by Vincenzo Baglietto and built at Cantieri Baglietto in Varazze near Genoa, Italy. She was originally named Janua and launched in August 1928. She was built of three inch teak on oak frames and designed as a fast and comfortable cruising yacht. She has accommodation for up to five guests in three cabins sharing one head and shower. An excellent family charter yacht and an exciting entry for any regatta. Read More
Length: 95ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

EROS - CLASSIC SCHOONER

Built in England in 1939 this staysail schooner was designed by William Meek along the lines of a fast traditional "Gloucesterman Schooner". Constructed of Burmese teak over steel frames she was beautifully restored by current owners. She offers accommodation for up to eight guests in four cabins: three doubles (one of which has an upper berth) and a bunk bed cabin. Four crew. Also available for regatta charters.Read More
Length: 103ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

ELENA - CLASSIC SCHOONER

Built in 2009 according to the drawings by Nathaniel G Herreshoff of the magnificent original gaff-rigged schooner Elena built in 1910. She held the trans-Atlantic record in 1928. With the latest navigation and communication equipment, entertainment systems and air conditioning Elena is a true luxury charter yacht. She has five cabins: master, two doubles and two twin cabins. Eight crew. Available summer 2013 - MediterraneanRead More
Length: 180ft (55m) Weekly rate starts at: €70,000 PLUS expenses

SUMURUN - VINTAGE KETCH

Designed by William Fife and built in 1914 as a fast cruiser she raced often in the 1920's and 1930's. She still regularly takes top honours in American, Caribbean and European classic events as one of the best performing and perfectly kept vessels. Accommodation for up to six guests in two doubles and one twin cabin.
Length: 94ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

MARIE - SPIRIT OF TRADITION KETCH

Andre Hoek designed, modern classic ketch built at the Vitters yard in Holland in 2010. A stunning and luxurious modern classic featuring a baby grand piano in the saloon and advanced sound systems. Accommodation for up to eight guests in four cabins: master, two doubles (one of which can be split into twin singles) and a fixed twin cabin. Marie will be available for charter in the Caribbean winter 2013/14.
Length: 180ft (54.8m) Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

THIS IS US - SPIRIT OF TRADITION SCHOONER

Andre Hoek designed modern classic, built by Holland Jachtbouw in 2005 with refit Spring 2010. Accommodation for up to eight guests in four cabins: two doubles and two twins. Six crew. Based: Caribbean winter 2013/14
Length: 141ft (42.98m) Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

W-CLASS - SPIRIT OF TRADITION

Wild Horse and White Wings, the two fast, race-proven W-76 racing yachts. Designed by the late Joel White, the W-76 sloops have the long, low profiles and overhangs of traditional racing vessels while using the latest cold-molded construction techniques. Both yachts are available for day sails: summer in New England and winter St Barth's. And for regattas.
Length: 76ft Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

CORAL OF COWES - VINTAGE SCHOONER

A beautiful Edwardian gaff-rigged schooner, designed by Fred Shepherd and built by White Brothers of Southampton in 1902. She was refitted in 2011 and maintains many of the charming original features now lovingly brought back to life by her new owner. Accommodation for up to six guests in three cabins: double, the "Ladies Cabin" twin and a further twin cabin, all sharing two heads and one shower with an additional shower on deck. Based: Europe summer 2013 and Caribbean winter 2013/14.Read More
Length: 80ft Weekly rate starts at: enquire

SIGNE - CLASSIC KETCH

Bruce King ketch designed along the lines of the vintage classic Ticonderoga. Built 1990 of wood epoxy, refit 2009. Traditional interior with charming features such as glass atrium above saloon and small fireplace. Accommodation for up to six guests in three cabins: master, smaller double and twin. Four or five crew. Summer 2013 - Mediterranean.
Length: 115ft (35m) Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

JAMBALAYA - TRADITIONAL SCHOONER

Traditional wooden Carriacou schooner built in 2002, refit 2010. Light, airy interior with high headroom. Accommodation for up to six guests in three cabins: master; two smaller doubles with shared head/shower. Two crew. Based: Grenadines.Read More
Length: 73ft (22m) Weekly rate starts at: US$6,750 inclusive

GERMANIA NOVA - REPLICA OF GAFF-RIGGED SCHOONER

Germania Nova is a replica of the Dr. Max Oertz designed and Krupp built racing schooner Germania from 1908. Germania Nova will provide guests the opportunity to experience a gentle, relaxing sail or by contrast; an exhilarating experience at sea. Including bowsprit, Germania is an impressive 60m in overall length, and carries 1,200m2 of sail area. Accommodation for up to 10 guests in five cabins: master plus four doubles. 13 crew.
Length: 181ft (55.4m) Weekly rate starts at: (please enquire)

TALOFA

Traditional boat built in the 1920’s/30’s in the USA. Talofa’s hull is of wood and she was designed and built as a cargo vessel to retrieve treasure amongst the coral reefs of the South Pacific Islands. TALOFA has now been completely restored and refitted (2012) as a charter yacht. An attractive feature is the large fantail deck. She is based in St Thomas, USVI and is available for charter in the Virgin Islands and possibly down-island. Her accommodation is for six guests in three double cabins (one with additional Pullman berth) and all sharing two heads and showers. Four crew.Read More
Length: 72ft Weekly rate starts at: US$6,500