winning charter yachts at camper and nicholson's Crew Awards

Charter Yacht Metsuyan IV and More Honoured at Crew Awards

On Friday 25 September, brokerage house Camper & Nicholsons hosted their annual Crew Awards Ceremony during the 2015 Monaco Yacht Show.

Over the years, the broker’s crew party has presented a prime opportunity to acknowledge the tireless efforts of the crew working on board charter yachts, with five awards up for grabs. Each award also seeks to reward the overall creativity of crew members in providing a memorable charter experience.

The winners were as follows:

ALL STARS AWARD 2015 – Winner: Motor Yacht ‘Metsuyan IV’

Motor Yacht ‘Metsuyan IV’ wins ALL STARS AWARD at 2015 crew charter awards

The 39m/128ft charter yacht Metsuyan IV took first prize in the category acknowledging the united effort of her crew of 7 – led by Captain Ian Seward – to offer a comprehensive charter experience in the Mediterranean. Classically styled and boasting a deck Jacuzzi, gym and spacious accommodation for as many as 10 guests, Metsuyan IV charters from €98,000 per week.

The runner-up was the 9-person crew on board the recently refitted 46m/150ft Palmer Johnson motor yacht VANTAGE.

GUIDING STAR AWARD 2015 – Winner: Sailing Yacht LAMIMA

Sailing Yacht LAMIMA wins GUIDING STAR AWARD at 2015 crew charter awards

Renowned for her curated explorations in South East Asia, wooden sailing yacht LAMIMA’s tour guide Ari Pagaka picked up the ‘Guiding Star’ award on Friday evening. As well as the local expertise amongst the crew of 20, it also comprises of an onboard pijit masseuses and yoga teachers and a PADI-certified diving instructor.

Built in 2014, LAMIMA accommodates charter parties of up to 14 people, with a weekly rate starting at $140,000.

RISING STAR AWARD 2015 – Winner: Motor Yacht GEORGINA

Motor Yacht GEORGINA wins RISING STAR AWARD at 2015 crew charter awards

Chief Stewardess and Chef on board superyacht GEORGINA Nadine Amsler & Alisha King collected the crew award created to celebrate the conscientious work of crew members on the ‘rise’ in the industry.

A speedy charter option from Sunskeer’s 90’ series, GEORGINA can reach a top speed of 22 knots for vacations in the West Mediterranean. Her crew of four are renowned for their hospitality, with weekly rates starting at €50,000.

SHINING STAR AWARD 2015 – Winner: Motor Yacht SULTANA

Motor Yacht SULTANA wins SHINING STAR AWARD at 2015 crew charter awards

Delivered in 1969, 26m/85ft classic Feadship yacht SULTANA’s crew added to their awards collection with the ‘Shining Star’ award. Small but efficient, her crew of 4 are led by Captain Veli Karacinar in providing first-class service to charter guests.

Available for a rate beginning at €33,000 per week, the De Voogt-styled SULTANA accommodates 8 guests in four modern staterooms.

For more details on the charter availability on any of featured award-winning superyachts, simply get in touch with your preferred charter broker.


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