Article by ONBOARD Magazine
A SUMMER TO REMEMBER
Porto Montenegro’s superlative superyacht marina offers you and your yacht a platinum standard 2021 summer base in the Mediterranean
Porto Montenegro is proud to announce its plans for the forthcoming summer season, offering yacht owners, guests and crew a unique, safe environment as a base with the best facilities in the Eastern Mediterranean.
The award-winning marina, which was the first in the world to be given platinum standard status, has introduced a carefully curated summer berthing option as a more flexible and convenient way of supporting yachts on their cruising itineraries. Book for a week, a month or longer and enjoy the freedom and flexibility of using your designated days, whenever and however you wish throughout the season.
This exclusive offer is available from May 1st until October 31st 2021 and is valid for yachts above 30m in length. If your owner or captain is looking for something a little different, bespoke packages are available upon request.
Many choose Porto Montenegro Marina as their central Mediterranean base for the abundance of features and first class amenities available. Located in one of the world’s most idyllic nautical playgrounds, Boka Bay, home to the marina, is a sunken canyon and the largest natural harbour in the Eastern Mediterranean. It also benefits from being just a five minute drive from Tivat International Airport.
Montenegro’s outside EU status, yacht-friendly legislation and Porto Montenegro’s state-of-the-art marina facilities all serve to make it an attractive and financially advantageous destination to base yachts this summer.
Porto Montenegro’s berthing options can be personalised to suit the requirements of owners, captains and crew and also offer the following benefits:
- Tax-free fuel
- Access to a full-serviced marina
- Complimentary black and grey water disposal
- Onsite helipad
- Chandlery and provisioning
- Experienced yachting agents
- High-end shops
- Fine-dining opportunities
Marina Director, Tony Browne says, “We are very excited to be leading the way for luxury superyacht marinas with this new style of berthing for all yachts above 30m in size. As a destination and a base, Porto Montenegro offers huge benefits that exceed most yachting requirements. We are looking forward to a safe and successful summer and to welcoming both new and returning clients.”
For crew there is the added advantage of being a part of the Crew Club, a unique marina community that brings crew and marina members together through fun and active events, all within a Covid-secure environment.
From sports tournaments to wine tasting, quiz nights and HIIT training, each gathering is another chance to bond with your crewmates but also to meet others living and working in Porto Montenegro. Providing a social scene for crew in between charters plus access to the Warsash Superyacht Academy Porto Montenegro programme.
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CREW LIFESTYLE IN PORTO MONTENEGRO
Crew are able to explore the surrounding local area despite the C-19 restrictions and can benefit from various discounts, entrances to all Crew Club events and access to Warsash Superyacht Academy Porto Montenegro programme. We are all aware that the current situation doesn’t allow us to do most of the things we usually enjoy, especially the fun things like parties, social gatherings and sports events. Porto Village boasts a variety of offerings to keep crews motivated and engaged. Depending on your interests, there are a number of activities, from sailing at the Porto Montenegro Yacht Club to rowing, archery, indoor and outdoor tennis to yoga and Zumba classes. Whether you wish to challenge yourself by learning a new skill, shopping at international retail outlets or just want to spend the day relaxing at the Regent Spa, Porto Montenegro provides a vast array of safe and reliable activities to do.
For those looking to explore Tivat and the surrounding bays while remaining Covid safe, there are a variety of activities and sites to enjoy. Crew can take a sightseeing trip to the UNESCO protected Kotor Old town, one of Montenegro’s most beautiful towns with sprawling alleyways, stunning cathedrals and fortresses or visit Our Lady of the Rocks, considered one of the main tourist attractions in this part of the Adriatic due to the legend of its origin and unreal natural beauty. There are also hiking trails in the mountains and cycling routes for all levels.
For more details call +382 32 661 058 or visit www.portomontenegro.com