Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is included in these YOTSPACE superyacht charters?
A: Your YOTSPACE superyacht charter voyages may/may not include some or all of the following. Each superyacht charter quote is based on seasonality, location, number of guests, guest requests and other necessities at the time of charter. Each superyacht charter Includes your choice of luxury cabin accommodation on a luxury yacht, 5 star cuisine meals each day paired with beverages and cocktails, an endless array of on-board and off-board activities, VIP attention from the yacht crew, use of superyacht toys, visits to exotic destinations
Q: Are there a number of Cabin options?
A: Yes there are a number of cabin options on each one of our YOTSPACE superyacht charters. Our extensive list of superyachts offer Kings, Double, Queen and Twin Share options. Normally this is with a min/maximum of two persons, per cabin only but in the case of families and younger children this may increase to 4 bunk beds per cabin.
Q: How many guests can be accommodated on board the superyacht?
A: Each one of the YOTSPACE superyachts vary, on some luxury yachts we offer three cabins that may accommodate 6 guests or we may have four to five cabins that accommodate 8 – 10 guests.
Q: Are these superyacht voyages a guaranteed departure?
A: Each superyacht cruise is a departure based on the completion of the superyacht charter agreement, payment in full with cleared funds, and subject to weather and confirmation of clearance for embarkation by the superyacht captain. Should the yacht charter fail to depart, subject to the reasons for failure to depart, the charter guests may be given the option of choosing another superyacht subject to the same terms and conditions of the original superyacht charter agreement or, a refund less any bank merchant fees if applicable and an administration fee equal to only 10% of the charter cost or loss of all charter costs. The Agent/Contractor will not be liable for any costs or expenses directly or indirectly associated with the termination of the Superyacht Charter Voyage or in declining to carry a Guest, or for the involuntary disembarkation of a Guest. We always recommend Travel Insurance and that all ancillary travel reservations have flexible conditions. Please read our YOTSPACE Superyacht Charter Terms and Conditions in full.
Q: Can we request changes to the superyacht voyage itinerary each day?
A: Yes, as this is a sole charter superyacht voyage the itinerary may be changed to satisfy the guests that booked the suggested voyage itinerary. Any changes to the itinerary are to be confirmed with the superyacht Captains discretion and those changes may be based on a weather or other operational procedures for guest safety.
Q: I have a specific diet/allergies, can that be catered for?
A: Our superyacht chefs provide the ultimate in 5 star cuisine and can prepare to cater for your dietary requirements with advance notice. You will be sent a Questionnaire prior to your YOTSPACE superyacht charter voyage to confirm any dietary requirements.
Q: Can I book my superyacht charter holiday with my own Travel Agent?
A: Yes of course you can, YOTSPACE loves working with Preferred Travel Agents
Q: Do you cater for incentive groups or clubs on YOTSPACE luxury yacht charters?
A: Yes, we love catering for small groups on our YOTSPACE luxury superyacht charters.
Q: Can I pay my superyacht charter voyage off in instalments?
A: Yes of course you can, just pay 50% upfront and then you can pay it off in instalments. Speak to your Travel Agent or YOTSPACE
Q: Are these superyacht charter cruises all-inclusive no more to pay?
A: Yes/No. Some of our luxury superyachts provide us with an all-inclusive, no more to pay charter rate whilst others provide the luxury yacht charter rate and then charge an APA (Advanced Provisioning Allowance) that may range from 20-30% of the charter fee to provision the yacht for the charter term. On some of our superyacht itineraries you may have optional activities such as helicopter or seaplane flights that are booked directly with the superyacht crew and paid upon booking whilst on the voyage.
Q: Will we get bored?
A: No you will not get bored. Our superyacht Captains have crafted enticing voyages for their guests to explore places that are usually not accessible by land or large commercial cruise liners. Each day is a new destination with new activities and offerings should you wish to participate.
Q: Do you allow children?
A: Yes/No. Dependant on the superyacht voyage locations, our superyachts happily cater to children. Should the luxury yacht be chartered in a remote location the Captain may decline the embarkation of very young children due to safety.
Q: Do you also arrange sole charter superyacht voyages for families?
A: Yes we certainly do, please contact our team at YOTSPACE to discuss your families luxury yacht charter requirements
Q: Do you have a Covid travel policy?
A: Yes we do, please see our bookings terms and conditions
Q: Do you provide Travel Insurance?
A: No we do not. We suggest you contact your Travel Agent or insurance provider and purchase a Comprehensive Travel Insurance Policy.
Q: Can we scuba dive on a YOTSPACE Superyacht Charter?
A: Some of our suggested superyacht charter voyages include scuba diving for those guests that are certified. See our snorkelling and scuba diving information on each voyage itinerary. Should you be an avid scuba diver we will need to confirm your requirements in advance with the superyacht Captain
Q: What should I pack for my luxury YOTSPACE Superyacht Charter?
A: Pack a soft bag that is easy for storage on the yachts with clothes for a beach holiday. Clothing you can layer will prepare you for all kinds of weather. We recommend you leave any valuable items at home due to lots of in-water activities.
Q: Do I need to bring spending money?
A: You may wish to bring a credit card for when we call into an island or you choose to partake in extra activities such as seaplane or helicopter flights or jet-ski tours that are operated by independent companies. You may also need your credit card to cover any other expenses over and above the agreed APA.
Q: Can I get my laundry done during my superyacht cruise?
A: Laundry services are available on a request only basis. Limited service
Q: Do you cater for Vegans?
A: Yes all superyacht chefs do their best to cater for most if not all dietary restrictions with advance notice. You will be sent a Questionnaire prior to your luxury yacht charter voyage to confirm any dietary requirements.
Q: Is alcohol included on these YOTSPACE superyacht voyages?
A: As per the terms and conditions of your individually agreed luxury yacht charter agreement, alcohol will be served for all meal service times and at other times upon your request. The yachts will provision a selection of high quality beverages as per your requests on your preference sheets.
Q: Can we get off the superyacht on these holidays?
A: Yes on each individual superyachts itinerary there are land and coral cay components. Each itinerary is just an example of the places we can cruise and explore. Guests may wish to spend more time beach combing, island exploration or even deep sea fishing.
Q: Do we need to worry about Jellyfish?
A: No not really. Jellyfish are not as common as you think. All superyachts will provide lycra sun suits for in-water activities. The crew will be able to advise during your voyage.
Q: Can we smoke on the superyacht?
A: No sorry, most superyachts do not allow smoking on board unless cleared with the Captain
Q: Can we wear shoes on the superyacht?
A: No sorry all superyachts have a no shoe policy. Please discuss with us any medical conditions. Please bring along shoes for hiking and exploring in the various regions.
Q: Is there WIFI on the superyachts?
A: Yes there is WIFI on the superyachts but be aware that on some voyages it may be intermittent and cannot be guaranteed
Q: Will I get seasick?
A: Most superyachts have Gryro stabilisers either at anchor or underway so that any possible seasickness is limited
Q: Gratuities, do we tip the crew?
A: In the superyacht industry it is normally the practice on sole charters that the prime guest gives a cash tip to the Captain and crew. However tipping the crew is entirely up to yourself. If you feel you have been extremely well looked after then we are sure the crew would really appreciate the tip. You may do this of your own accord or with the other guests on the superyacht voyage.
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