Founded in 1991, Bluewater offers you more than 25 years of experience and is the only major yachting company with dedicated and experienced teams in the five main sectors of yachting: Yacht Brokerage, Yacht Charter, Yacht Management, Crew Training and Crew Solutions. We pride ourselves on the fact that Bluewater is the only company able to sell, charter and manage yachts on which the crew were recruited and trained in-house.
An international team of professionals, the Bluewater charter specialists have the experience and expertise to assist clients in selecting the right yacht for their charter, also providing tailor-made itineraries in all regions of the world. In addition, the charter management division works alongside owners to globally promote and charter their yachts, maximising potential revenue and minimising stress.
The Bluewater sales division has global reach and spans the global yacht fleet from megayachts to yacht tenders, as well as the sale of yacht berths. Our team offers unbiased, insightful and accurate advice into every facet of the yacht brokerage process. Our brokers are second to none, and whether you are buying or selling, a Bluewater client receives outstanding support and expertise, every step of the way.
With state of the art training centres in Antibes and Palma, Bluewater is the world’s largest dedicated yacht training provider. Our experienced instructors train crew in every yachting discipline from navigation and engineering to diving, safety and silver service. Bluewater training takes you from your first day in yachting, until your last day, helping you climb the ranks of a successful and lucrative yachting career.
With a global database of over 115,000 crew, the revolutionary ONE Account and traditional crew placement services, Bluewater is the first port of call for any serious jobseeker, and the first agency to call when you need a crew member. We know that the crew is the single most important factor to successful yacht operations, and our candidate sourcing and screening processes are second to none.
Bluewater’s management team offers shoreside assistance, ensuring your yacht remains compliant with legal requirements and providing technical, financial, and administrative support wherever your yacht is in the world. With the expert Bluewater management team taking care of the yacht’s operational matters, the captain and crew can get on with running the yacht to your highest expectations.