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When is The Yachting Season: Mediterranean

The Mediterranean season began in May with its statement start for the Monaco Grand Prix and Cannes Film Festival. With numerous charters and deliveries this season, our crew have been doing a fantastic job onboard. On the other hand, the girls in the office have been securing berths, arranging car transfers and restaurant bookings for yacht charter guests. We also have the advantage over many yacht and boat owners due to the fact that as a company who deals with suppliers on a daily basis, we know who to contact for your last minute assistance.

Guide to French Riviera Ports: Part II

Guide to French Riviera Ports: Part II

Naturally, when thinking about which port to berth your boat in you contemplate which town is the most convenient for you. From party town to small fishing village, the French Riviera has it all. However, that’s not all there is to it. When deciding upon ports in the French Riviera, you must factor in the availability. Honest Marine Services have put together a short guide to the most sought after ports along the Riviera and their antechambers/run offs to help you with your decision. We will take you from the Italian border down the coast towards Marseille.

French Riviera Ports For Yacht Owners: Part I

French Riviera Ports For Yacht Owners: Part I

Naturally, when thinking about which port to berth your boat in you contemplate which town is the most convenient for you. From party town to small fishing village, the French Riviera has it all. However, that’s not all there is to it. When deciding upon ports in the French Riviera, you must factor in the availability. Honest Marine Services have put together a guide to the most sought after ports along the Riviera and their antechambers/run offs to help you with your decision. This guide will take you from Monaco Port Hercules to Villeneuve Loubet Baie des Anges.

La Napoule Boat Show 29th Edition

La Napoule Boat Show 29th Edition

La Napoule Boat show is back again in full force for its 29th Edition in Mandelieu-La Napoule. From the 11th to the 14th April, more than 300 boats along with 90 exhibitors were showcased in the port. For the third year running, Honest Marine Services partnered with Paturle Nautic Groupe to help prepare boats for the show. This entailed plenty of washdowns, detailing and shammying.

Private Tuition For Yacht Owners and Crew

Private Tuition For Yacht Owners and Crew

HMS offers two types of tuition: owner’s and crew training. We also offer Greenies the essential day working skills and experience to kick-start their career in the industry, as well as Powerboat 2 and Jet ski tuition. Unlike a course, with HMS you can take as long as you need!

How HMS Is More Than Just A Yacht Management Company

How HMS Is More Than Just A Yacht Management Company

As a yacht management company, Honest Marine Services knows that each yacht owner requires different types of support. With that in mind, we have put together our top 5 favourite ways of adding a touch of romance to your yacht charter.

Captain Albin & JC in Cannes

Captain Albin & JC in Cannes

IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN CANNES! Captain Albin & JC the Deckie showing our guests the best spots around Isle St Marguerite. Looking for a Captain for your next trip? Get in touch!  info@honestmarineservices.com

Captain Max in Saint Tropez

Captain Max in Saint Tropez

What a day in St Tropez! Captain Max took a great group of guests for a wonderful trip to St Tropez last week for our good friends at 212Yachts. If you'd like a captain for your next charter, or for your own yacht, get in touch!  info@honestmarineservices.com   ...