What sets Nicholson brokers above other brokers?
Nicholson Yachts Worldwide has been matching charter yachts with appropriate guests for decades. With a broad network of professional and personal relationships with charter yacht owners, captains and crews worldwide, Nicholson charter specialists have been onboard the yachts they recommend and can match a yacht, captain and crew to your desires and personality. Our in-depth knowledge, coupled with close attention to your wishes, ensures you an exemplary holiday at sea.
How much does a crewed yacht charter cost?
Yacht charters can accommodate any budget and any group. It’s important to understand all the related costs.
All-inclusive charter rate under Caribbean terms defined:
Rate includes services of captain & chef/hostess; three meals and snacks each day on board the yacht; all drinks, including standard brand wine, beer, liquor and mixes; onboard watersports equipment (scuba diving is additional); all on and below deck amenities
Rate excludes cruising and clearance fees; dockage and mooring; fuel; premium alcohol and particular gourmet foods; SATPHONE if available; delivery fees can apply; crew gratuity, usually between %15-%20 of charter rate
Definition of charter rate with plus-all expenses:
Rate includes vessel and its amenities, services of captain and crew
Rate excludes provisions and alcohol; cruising and clearance fees; mooring and dockage; VAT if applicable; SATPHONE if available; fuel; crew gratuity, usually between %15-%20 of charter rate
Advanced Provisioning Allowance (APA) of from %15 – %40 of charter rate is added to account for these costs. Yacht captain is responsible for tracking receipts and refunds and overages. Clients may put leftover APA toward crew gratuity.