199WHEN & WHEREDifferent countries are 'in season' at different timesof the year, so check our guide to ensure your dates anddestinations coincide. If you have set your heart on aparticular destination, make sure you focus on yachtsthat charter in that area, and decide how long youwould like your charter to last. Bear in mind that themore flexible you can be with your holiday dates, themore options we can offer.MOTOR OR SAILOur charter brokers know all the yachts and theirunique crews and ambiences, and have a special skillin matching them to the particular requirements ofyour charter party. You may favour the style of amodern motor yacht, the history of a classic yacht orthe exhilarating romance of a sailing yacht. Whateveryour choice, you can be assured of the utmost comfortand luxury with air-conditioning on most yachts, alongwith excellent leisure facilities.ACTIVITIES & ATMOSPHEREYour crew will always provide a professional service,but depending on your preference they can eithercreate a subtle and private ambience or a more relaxed,interactive 'family' atmosphere. Also, let us know if youhave a special interest in culture, sport, history,wildlife, or even shopping, and we can tailor yourcharter to feature plenty of inspired excursions.FLOATING FANTASYYour charter broker, captain and crew will suggestand plan some fantastic ideas for your cruise, but ifyou have any wild and wonderful requests of yourown please let us know well in advance so we canmake the arrangements. We can ensure the yacht isstocked with special foods and wines, music, andfilms, water sports equipment, toiletries and evenyour favourite flowers and magazines. We are also
200IICHARTER COLLECTION 2012happy to arrange restaurant reservations and canorganise a round of golf, professionally guided tripsashore and private limousine and helicoptertransfers. CORPORATE CHARTERSWHERE WORK IS A PLEASUREIn an ever-more competitive world, finding new waysto impress clients and reward or inspire staff can bea great challenge. Fortunately, at Camper &Nicholsonswe have perfected the art of organisingprestigious and innovative hospitality events, andhave even been known to organise charters with justDREAMS, DATES & DESTINATIONSBefore we can arrange your holiday, we need toensure that your chosen dates and destinationcoincide. As a general rule, aim to visit thefollowing areas during these months.South Pacific & Polynesia:April to AugustWest Mediterranean: May to SeptemberEast Mediterranean: May to OctoberNew England & the Baltic:June to AugustAntarctica:JulyPacific Northwest:July & AugustCaribbean, Bahamas, South East Asia, SouthAmerica, Seychelles & the Maldives:Decemberto AprilAustralia:December to AprilNew Zealand:December to MarchMAY TO OCTOBER: West Mediterranean; EastMediterranean; North America; Northern Europe;South Pacific; Polynesia; Australia; New ZealandNOVEMBER TO APRIL:Caribbean & theBahamas; South America; South East Asia;Seychelles; Maldivesa few hours' notice. We have numerous luxury yachtsbased across the world that are perfect for hostingcorporate charters. You may prefer a smaller motoror sail yacht for team-building charters, or you maywish to create a truly unique impact with a cocktailparty for a large number of guests aboard one of theworld's ultimate superyachts. PLANNING AHEADIdeally you should book any charter at least six monthsin advance. However, bear in mind that some of themore popular yachts, cruising in the WestMediterranean in July or August, for example, may bebooked up to a year in advance.