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Nautica Yacht Charter fleet and offers in Malta

30 April 2013

In Malta, you'll find 7000 years of history and wherever you go, the Islands' scenery and architecture provide a spectacular backdrop. The colour's are striking. Honey coloured stone against the deepest of Mediterranean blues.

Malta lies 70 miles below Sicily and can be really be called the Heart of the Mediterranean. Malta is surrounded by clear blue seas and is blessed with excellent weather. the clear blue warm waters are a must for swimming, diving and relaxing.

Temperatures vary through the year with the hottest months being June, July and August. The spring months bring excellent weather, with only a small drop in temperature from the summer months.

The Islands have many bays that are suitable anchorages for overnight stays, with the marinas and harbors centrally located, usually a short walk away from areas serviced by restaurants, bars and shops

Malta offers the perfect location to charter a sailing yacht, and Nautica Limited offers the opportunity to charter their yachts bareboat or skippered allowing you to explore the many bays, anchorages and beaches whilst relaxing onboard and enjoying the clear warm waters of the Maltese Islands. Nautica operate a fleet of new sailing yachts which are fully insured and equipped to ensure your stay onboard is a trouble free and relaxing experience. Why don't you try yacht charter in Malta this season with Nautica?

Having your own Yacht, means that there are you are able to choose your location, your neighbors and the pace of your holiday.

"It's your holiday and you decide the pace, the place and what you would like to do"

Nautica recommends that for a 6 day stay, the Islands of Malta, Comino and Gozo with a trip to Sicily, perhaps to visit the wonderful harbor and city of Syracusa would keep guests with differing needs satisfied.

If you are onboard for any more than 6 days then Sicily and the Volcanic Islands of Stromboli could be visited. The details regarding your trip can be preplanned depending on what you wish to see and do on your holiday and necessary alternative plans put in place incase of weather changes.

When you arrive it is a case of slipping the lines and setting sail towards relaxation, adventure, blue skies and clear seas. The yachts are fully maintained to an extremely high standard and prepared prior to your arrival onboard, this ensures the smooth operation of the vessel whilst you are onboard.

If you would like the ultimate in charter holidays Nautica can offer you their luxury hotel/sail package. This offers the chance to sail during the day, either within Maltese, Sicilian, Greek or Italian waters for example, and stay in the hotels of your choice for the evenings.

This option gives you the freedom to explore and sample different luxury hotels and enjoy the sights, sounds, cities and towns of many different areas during your charter holiday.

This luxury holiday solution is tailored individually for you based on your personal requirements and therefore if you are interested please contact Nautica in order to discuss further your preferences, locations and the options available.

Nautica are pleased to offer their clients bareboat and skippered yacht charter in Malta. These yachts are fully insured for bareboat and skippered charter and carry all required safety equipment. A team of experienced engineers work hard to ensure that the fleet is maintained and kept in immaculate condition.

This offers the opportunity to cruise the Maltese waters, sail to Sicily, Italy, Tunisia or Greece as Malta is ideally situated in the centre of the Mediterranean. Nautica can offer the services of a skipper should it be required, and also offer Sail/Hotel packages where the charterer has the opportunity to sail all day and retire to the hotel of his choice in Malta or any other chosen location.

Malta offers the perfect holiday destination for couples, families or a group of friends, and Nautica can tailor a package to suit your requirements while always doing their utmost to ensure that you have a wonderful stay on the Maltese Islands.

It is very important that anybody planning to charter a vessel in Malta is aware that in the Maltese Islands it is a legal requirement that all vessels, whether sail or power when used for commercial Charter purposes, have been issued a valid Charter license from Transport Malta, the government regulatory body in charge of all Maritime regulations, registrations and licensing as well as port control. In order to receive the charter license a yearly safety check is carried out on the vessel and valid comprehensive bareboat charter insurance with adequate cover is required.

When you are searching for your sailing charter holiday in the Maltese Islands it is important, in order ensure the safety of all onboard, that that you ask the following of any company you are receiving bareboat sailing charter holiday quotes from:

Are your vessels fully insured for charter use?, can I see a copy of the insurance policy?

Is the vessel registered and licensed with Transport Malta as a charter yacht?, can I see a copy of the license?

Now that we have got all the above details out of the way, lets take a good look at some of the yachts being offered for charter by Nautica Limited.

A brand new JEANNEAU S.O. 509 has just been delivered to them. This is a 5 double cabin  version with a LOA of 15.38m and powered by a 75hp Yanmar engine. Speed in normal conditions is 7/8 knots. The yacht also has accommodation for a skipper in a separate cabin so if the boat is taken out skippered the guests will still be segrated from the skipper and enjoy their freedom and privacy. This yacht comes equipped with GPS/Plotter, Autopilot, VHF, Tridata and Wind Instruments, LCD TV/DVD, Airconditioning System, furling mainsail, farling Genoa, Electric windlass, EPIRB, bow thruster, tender, safety equipment, stereo R/CD, cockpit table, bimini top, sprayhood and two fridges.

Another yacht offered for charter is a Beneteau Cyclades 50.5. This is a 16.65m LOA yacht with a beam of 4.95. It is a 2009 model kept in perfect condition. Engine power is through a 110hp Yanmar. Once again it has 5 double cabins and a separate skipper's cabin. It is equipped with three heads and 4 showers. Equipment includes GPS/plotter, Autopilot, VHF, Tridata + wind instrumentd, LCD TV/DVD, Mainsail with lazy bag, furling genoa, electric windlass, EPIRB, bow truster, tender, safety equipment, stereo R/CD, cockpit table, bimini top, sprayhood and two fridges.

A third yacht on offer is a Bavaria 45 Cruiser 2010 model, again in perfect condition. This yacht, with an LOA of 14.27m and a beam of 4.35m, it is powered by a 75hp Volvo and cruises at around 6/7 knots in normal conditions. It accommodates 8 guests in 4 double cabins and is equipped with 3 heads and 4 showers. Equipment includes GPS/Plotter, Autopilot, Tridata + repeaters, VHF & c/spkr, wind instruments, twin wheels/rudders. furling mainsail, furling genoa, electric windlass, bow truster, tender, safety equipment, sterio R/CD, TV/DVD, cockpit table, spray hood and bimini top.

With such a good choice in boats and a fantastic charter area, if you are looking for a charter than give Nautica a call and plan your holiday of the lifetime.

For further details, please contact:
21-23, Msida Road,
Gzira GZR 03
Tel: 2133 8253
Fax: 2134 3821
Mob: 9949 6510