19Grenada7 Marinas457 BerthsMaximum Yacht Size 300 ft / 90 metres
20Trinidad & Tobago 1 Marina 68 Berths Maximum Yacht Size 200 ft / 60 metresNB 3 Major Dry Storage Yards
21The Extremes MOST EXPENSIVE BERTH CHEAPEST BERTH US$ (Euro 4.172,16) per nightFor a 200 metre yacht at Yacht Haven Grande ,USVICHEAPEST BERTHUS$12.00 (Euro 9,60) per nightFor a 12 metre yacht in Prickly Bay Marina, Grenada.
22Basis of the StudyAs far as possible data was obtained from Marinas directlySome data obtained from the InternetAssumptions were avoided as far as possibleSome rates had to be calculated from data suppliedThe whole study will be fed back to all contributors, to them, many thanks.
23The Yachts A Cross Section of Typical Yachts was used: A 40 ft / 12 metre monohull sailing yacht typical of the local cruising marketA 46 ft / 14 metre catamaran, typical of the bareboat charter marketA 65 ft / 20 metre monohull yacht, typical of the higher end cruising marketA 130 ft / 40 metre monohull motor yacht – a mid-range “Megayacht”
24CalculationRates were calculated per night for each yacht type for the following periods:The “High Season” between December & MayFor daily visitor berthingFor monthly storage berthingThe “Low Season” between June & NovemberFor seasonal storage berthingThe complete year for permanent berthing.
25The ResultsThe complete spreadsheets of data, expressed in US Dollars and Euros are in your information packThe spreadsheet is too big to read on the screen!The highlights follow…
26Range of Berthing FeesFor the 40 ft / 12 metre yacht, the least expensive berth cost:US$12.00 (Euro 9,60) per night in the low season at Prickly Bay marina, GrenadaAnd the most expensive berth cost:US$ (Euro 88,00) per night as a high season visitor at Yacht Haven Grande in the USVI
2746 ft (14 metre) CatamaranPricing Policies for Multihulls vary significantly between no additional charge to double rates. Most common is a 50% surcharge on monohull rates.Least Expensive berth:US$ (Euro 15,82) Secret Harbour GrenadaMost Expensive berth:US$ (Euro 103,04) Simpson Bay Marina, Sint Maarten.
2865 ft (20 metre) Monohull The Least Expensive Berth: US$26 (Euro 20,80) at Catamaran Marina, AntiguaThe Most Expensive Berth:US$ (Euro 205,40) at Yacht Club Costa Smeralda in the British Virgin Islands
29130 ft (40 metre) Megayacht The range of price is even more dramatic! The Least Expensive Berth:US$ 52 (Euro 41,60) at the Catamaran Marina, AntiguaThe Most Expensive Berth:US$ (Euro 806,00) at Yacht Haven Grande, USVI and Isle de Sol, Sint Maarten.
30Causes of Price Variation Geographical Location – MarketGeographical Location – Hurricane SeasonHigh vs. Low SeasonOn-Island CompetitionInter-Island Competition.