Bahamas luxury yacht charter – Leave all your stresses behind and escape
When we think of Bahamas luxury yacht charter we dream of a utopia of complete tranquillity and beauty nestled away from the hustle and bustle of modern day life. Sparkling turquoise waters silently lapping pristine sanded beaches. These lush green gems sprinkled across the Western Atlantic Ocean boast a unique fusion of vibrant culture and secluded coves. With historic towns and modern fishing ports offering 5 star restaurants, golf courses and shopping, these exquisite islands have something to meet everyone’s taste. Chartering a yacht gives you freedom! It provides you with a rare opportunity to break away from crowds and explore the areas at your own ease and pace. Many of these spectacular areas and sites are only accessible by sea.
Best time of year to charter a yacht in the Bahamas:
Dec – Jan – Feb are certainly the peak months for charter. By mid-November, hurricane season ends and the high season begins for cruising in the Bahamas. Humidity also drops. A Christmas luxury yacht charter is a real treat in the Bahamas. These are the best months for a yacht charter in the Bahamas. March and April can also very nice months to cruise here.
The Bahamian street parade known as Junkanoo is held on Boxing Day (Dec. 26) as well as New Year’s Day each year. Consider the celebration to be Bahamas’ version of Carnival.
The Bahama Islands also boast ideal sailing conditions all year round. It is renowned for its amiable climate and gentle trade winds and the Gulf Stream. The temperatures rarely falling below 22°C and the temperature of the sea averaging at 26°C. It is easy to imagine yourself spending days chasing waves and the evenings enjoying alfresco dining in the exterior docks or sunbathing on your private deck beneath clear blue skies. This coupled with its close proximity to Miami and other international airports mean that the mesmerising shores of The Bahamas are easily accessible no matter where you are in the world!
Any one of these islands of The Bahamas promises a yacht charter of dreams. However, we have suggested a handful of our favorite adventures and experience to be enjoyed during your once in a lifetime charter exploring these mesmerizing islands.
The Bimini Islands
Explore the sparkling seas surrounding The Bimini Islands
We will have to begin by introducing you to the infamous Bimini Islands. Residing just 500 miles off the coast of Florida this selection of three spectacular islands seem like a world away from the populated shores of Florida. Offering complete peace and tranquility The Bimini Islands is a secluded haven, showcasing a myriad of secluded cays surrounded with mangroves that are teaming with aquatic life. The crystal waters surrounding these islands are famous for their healing and rejuvenating powers rich in unique minerals.
The Western Coast of Bimini is said to be the possible location of Atlantis, dive back in time as you discover the stones believed to be part of the cities walls. After your days exploring the sparkling waters unwind basking in the sunlight on one of our luxury yacht’s decks and fishing in the fish teaming waters.
Freeport and Nassau
Experience the blissful buzz and vibrancy of The Bahamas busiest Ports during your Bahamas luxury yacht charter
A vacation in the Bahamas offers something for every individual. It is especially popular with history enthusiasts and those who enjoy a good time. As you sail into the port of Freeport on your luxury superyacht, you will soon be greeted by the vibrancy and buzz of this town. With beaches, modern shopping malls, golf courses, and nightclubs. This lively spot is a welcome contrast to the tranquility of neighboring islands. Lucayan National Park, is another a hidden wonder, a snorkeler’s paradise with unique tropical fish and an underwater cave system waiting for you to explore.
Nassau is another bustling town located in the greenery of New Providence Island. The island contains 70% of the Bahamas entire population. Stepping ashore you view a city steeped in culture and colours. It is a delight for your senses, unique and vibrant sights and smells around every corner. This island is not only densely populated on land but also in its surrounding waters. Boasting 100,000 square miles if coral reefs, these waters create an underwater city of beauty all peacefully lying below your chartered yacht at your disposal.
Experience the Historic Haven of Abaco Island
The Bahamas are steeped with history and a rich culture. This is woven deeply into every aspect of life on these secluded havens of peace and beauty. Abaco Island is something you will have to ensure to see and experience during your luxury yacht charter in The Bahamas. Abaco Island’s atmosphere is peaceful and you can easily find secluded pristine sanded beaches to be enjoyed in full privacy. You will discover an abundance of historical plantation houses and rum distilleries where one could spend hours tasting and sampling one of The Bahamas infamous exports.
Exumas on a Bahamas luxury yacht charter
Sunbathe and swim with the friendly local piglets on Exumas
As you continue to cruise East you will arrive in one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. Exuma comprises of a strip of 360 islands and cays. These isles boast an exotic strip of deserted beaches and idyllic anchorages. Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park is renowned to be one of the most spectacular sites in the world that is best experienced by yacht. It is easy to explore these azure waters teeming with colourful fish from the comfort of your yacht, all waiting outside your bedroom door.
Sailing through these cays you will eventually arrive to Big Major Spot. This cove boasts a white sanded beach where wild pigs roam freely. These wonderful, friendly creatures spend their days bathing on the warm sands and cooling down in the turquoise shallows with tourists.
The waters surrounding these islands are brimming with aquatic life of every colour, size and shape one could imagine. They provide endless opportunities for adventure and exploration. Whether you chose to discover these cays by jet ski or the colourful coral reefs snorkeling or scuba diving you are ensured to be amazed. These islands embrace the laid back way of life, the shallow waters exclude large cruise ships, therefore your luxury yacht charter will take you to locations completely remote an far from tourist crowds.
Read more on the endless possibilities of exploration and adventure on this magical island here.
The Pink Sanded Paradise of Eleuthra
A luxury yacht charter in the Bahamas would most definitely not be complete without an excursion to Eleuthra, 110 mile long island in Bermuda. The exquisite shores of this island are dotted with immaculate colonial villages and pineapple fields. The sands of Harbour Island on the Atlantic side is famed to be one of the top 10 beaches in the world. Its unique pink sanded beaches contrast beautifully with the clear turquoise of the ocean lapping at its shores. The waters surrounding these pink sanded shores are equally as impressive. They exhibit more wrecks than any other island, making it a scuba diver’s paradise. For example the Devil’s Backbine, which is home to ‘The Train Wreck’ a locomotive that fell off a barge in 1865 and is now home to a myriad of various aquatic life.
The Bahamas is an oasis of peace, tranquillity and unparalleled beauty making it the ideal location for a luxury yacht charter. The crystal clear waters are home to one quarter of the worlds coral reefs. In addition to this, the shores of pristine white beaches offer total privacy and unique, native wildlife. Luxury yacht charter in The Bahamas offers an exclusive experience exploring this island paradise. Waking up to the sound of the ocean, dining alfresco eating fresh fish you caught that day and watching the vibrant sunset over your rum ti-punch. The Bahamas is a utopia of natural beauty and wildlife just waiting to be explored.
Whether you are looking for extreme luxury, a peaceful getaway or an amazing adventure, The Bahamas is the perfect place to explore by sea. We hope that you are excited to visit what is one of the most magical yacht charter destinations in the world. A yacht charter holiday is an exciting adventure to enjoy with your family and friends, and is a sure way to create memories that will be treasured for years to come. We delight in being an integral part of this journey for so many guests, and are driven by the smiles and gleeful stories from our happy clients. With years of expertise and a wealth of strong relationships in the region, we are fully equipped to finding and securing the perfect yacht for charter on the Bahamas’ coast and beyond.