Everything You Want to Know About Financing a Charter Yacht

April 25, 2018 | News

If you are considering financing a boat through our Yacht Ownership Program, then you probably have  plenty of questions, especially if this is your first time purchasing a yacht. The Moorings has been in the business for almost 50 years and we are proud to say that we invented Charter Yacht Ownership. So it goes without saying that we know the business in and out. In addition to our 50 years of expertise, we have partners in the finance industry that we have worked with for decades who understand the way our business works.

Phase Out Program Explained

March 19, 2018 | News

After five years of sailing in some of the world’s most beautiful cruising grounds, there comes a time in every Charter Yacht Owner‘s life when they will have to make the decision of what comes next. Goodbyes are always hard, but depending on the what lies ahead, it may not be a "goodbye", it may be a "see you soon". No matter what choice you decide, your boat will undergo a phase out. Perhaps you are wondering what exactly a phase out is? Please allow us to explain in this article.

The Moorings 514PC Makes History

February 27, 2018 | News

We are pleased to announce that The Moorings (along with Leopard Catamarans) has built and sold over 100 Moorings 514PCs. We believe it is safe to say that we have found our sweet spot in the powercat market.  Since the inception of the Moorings 514PC in 2013, we had high expectations for her success. The design team of Simonis-Voogd Yacht Design, along with the team of experts at Robertson & Caine, put their talented minds together and brought us the most popular powercat ever to grace The Moorings Fleet.

Why you should own a monohull with The Moorings

January 3, 2018 | News

Monohull sailing yachts are an absolute beauty to look at. When you are heeling along through the islands of the Caribbean and you feel the spray of the ocean splash across your sun-glowing skin, and then you put in a quick and seamless tack on a boat that responds quickly at the helm, there is nothing else like it in the world.

Moorings 514PC Owner Has a Good Thing Going

August 4, 2017 | News

When you know you’ve got something good, you hold onto it. Unless, of course, you can trade it for something bigger and better…..


Fred Bunting, owner of the Moorings 514PC “10 Grand”, named for his ten grandchildren, is quite familiar with this concept. Having been a Moorings Yacht Owner since 2003, he has owned four boats in the Yacht Ownership Program. He owned the first model powercat in 2003 and has consistently traded up at the right opportunity.

10 Reasons to Own a Moorings 433PC

July 7, 2017 | News

The Moorings 433PC is a powerful, well-balanced catamaran. She represents the future of power boating. But do you know the advantages to owning the Moorings 433PC versus other powercats on the market that are of comparable size? The truth is, they don’t compare. We have put together a list of the TOP 10 advantages of owning a Moorings 433PC—discover them in this article!

Helpful Tips for Sailing the BVI

June 26, 2017 | News

We just got back from a spectacular sailing excursion aboard a Moorings Yacht in paradise, and it would be just plain wrong to not dish out all of the details for your enjoyment!

Maybe you are a BVI sailing expert, and maybe you are a first timer. Regardless of what you are, we would like to share with you some tips for getting the most out of your time sailing these beautiful islands. And if you can do it aboard a Moorings Catamaran—that’s even better! These tips will be based off of our personal experiences and itinerary.

6 Signs That You Should Invest in Our Yacht Ownership Program

June 5, 2017 | News

Yacht chartering—once you have experienced it you know that there is no other vacation that compares to it. Island hopping your way wherever the wind might take you, swaying to the sounds of the palm trees blowing as you sip a dark n’ stormy, discovering unchartered anchorages, paddle boarding to a remote cave for a quick snorkel, the list goes on. Have you ever asked yourself, “Should I consider owning a charter yacht?” or “What are the benefits of a Yacht Ownership Program?” If those questions have crossed your mind, then continue reading to discover what signs indicate that a Yacht Ownership Program might be for you.​

The ABCs of Owning a Crewed Moorings 5800

May 3, 2017 | News

Experience all of the amenities of a 5-star resort but with the ability to discover a new island every day. Why have one experience on a land-based vacation when you can have a new backdrop at anchorage each night?

That’s what it’s like to own Moorings Crewed Yacht and the prestigious Moorings 5800 is the model equipped to be your personal floating holiday resort.

As the most luxurious ownership option available, discover some of the best reasons to own a Crewed Yacht with the ABCs of owning a Crewed Moorings 5800.

Owning a Charter Boat 24 Years Later

May 1, 2017 | News

There comes a time in every Moorings Yacht Owner's life when they will have to make the decision of what comes after their time in the Moorings Charter Fleet is over. Owners may decide to bring their yacht home, or go cruising around the world. They may choose to trade in their boat and purchase another yacht to re-enter The Moorings Yacht Ownership Program, and some owners may decide to sell their boat. Alternatively, The Moorings, unlike any other charter company, has the Footloose Charter Fleet. This fleet is composed of former Moorings yachts, and many owners enjoy extended yacht ownership in this program.

Moorings Owner, Rick Chappell, decided that after eight years with The Moorings and Footloose, it was time to bring his boat home.