Christophe Harbour Blog

Superyacht Crew Take in Third Annual Caribbean CrewFest at Christophe Harbour

By Katherine in Events, Marina, St. Kitts, Yachting

From January 17-20, Christophe Harbour, in partnership with ACREW, welcomed 15 superyachts and 205 crew members to its superyacht marina for fun, games and insightful workshops in an enviable setting, post-holiday-charter season. This year’s theme was Health & Wellbeing, a hot topic for the travel industry in 2018 and an important topic for crew.

Before the learning and exploration commenced, the all-important opening night saw superyacht crew, officials from St. Kitts Tourism Authority, ACREW, and Christophe Harbour gather for a reception along the water's edge in the Marina Village. St. Kitts Tourism Authority enticed the crew with games to familiarise the crew with the island and local performers including the Masqueraders and Moko Jumbies entertained the group with...

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Bunkering and Berthing Incentives Launch Yachting Season at Christophe Harbour

By Katherine in Community, Marina, St. Kitts, Yachting

From now through the end of April, the state-of-the-art destination marina and resort community at Christophe Harbour on the southeastern peninsula of St. Kitts is offering special bunkering and berthing rates to visiting yachts. 

Incentives include:

    Bunkering yachts purchasing 15,000 gallons or more will receive two complimentary nights at The Marina at Christophe Harbour. Those purchasing 3,000 gallons will receive one night free of charge. Competitive berthing rates from $2.50 - $5.00 per ft to moor at one of The Marina’s 24 alongside berths, depending on length of stay and size of vessel.

Core to the Marina’s infrastructure is fast, efficient fuelling.  Dispensing 125 gallons per minute of SOL-supplied ultra-low sulphur diesel, Christophe...

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Start Your Charter With Us This Season at Christophe Harbour

By Ben in Adventure, Community, Dining, Events, Hotel, Marina, St. Kitts, Yachting

Mother Nature may have showed her full strength these last few months, but thankfully we were spared the worst and it's business as usual at Christophe Harbour. We invite you to start or end your charter with us this season and enjoy a variety of expanded services and amenities, including the new Park Hyatt St. Kitts Christophe Harbour. 

With two experienced Superyacht captains at the helm and a professional staff onboard to assist with itineraries and a host of VIP services, any stop at Christophe Harbour is an exceptional one. Be sure to take advantage of discounted berthing rates throughout the month of November as well as seasonal bunkering promotions.

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Customs and Immigration officials tour ‘Customs House’

By Katherine in Community, Marina, Yachting

Christophe Harbour was pleased to welcome officials from Customs, Immigration and Maritime Affairs for a tour of the Customs House and construction progress onsite at The Marina at Christophe Harbour. The facility will house offices of Customs and Immigration and, as a major port of entry for yachts, will significantly help facilitate efficient processing and clearance of visiting yachts and their passengers.

Director of Yachting Aeneas Hollins provided the officials with a marina overview, which was followed by a tour of the Customs Hous facilities with Newell Shanklin, Director of Construction.

Following the tour, Comptroller of Customs Georid Belle said, “The facilities are excellent. They are modern. They are up to ...

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Dreamy Décor Raises the Bar

By Katherine in Community, Marina, St. Kitts, Yachting

High-end touches like fresh flowers are a necessary way of life for superyachts, and St. Kitts-based Dreamy Floral and Décor Bar Ltd. delivers stand-out tropical arrangements. 

Positive reverberations in the yachting industry continue to buoy businesses throughout St. Kitts and Nevis. Since 2016, Christophe Harbour has increased the number of local companies who do business with the marina by 60%, a number that will undoubtedly grow as the marina and the yachting sector continue to expand. While there are many different services and trades required to service yachts and their guests and crew, one of the marina’s most important vendors is a florist.

Decadent luxury is at the heart of any superyacht experience and...

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