In Barcelona, Spain the Vilanova Grand Marina has launched an innovative concept in marina services for super yachts aiming at providing services at competitive rates.
‘My Mooring Package’ combines discounts and free use of services coupled with courtesy leisure activities for crew members.
It is available to superyachts from 35 metres in length visiting the marina this spring.
In particular, this package includes discounts on berth rates and several onshore services and facilities free of charge such as a 17sq m private storeroom that can be used for storage or as a workshop, parking spaces opposite the berth, Internet access via hardwire or WiFi connection and satellite TV, which brings significant savings to its customers.
Captains and crewmembers will also benefit from several leisure proposals including a courtesy dinner for two people at one of the finest seafood restaurants in the area, two tickets to watch an official match of Barcelona football team at Camp Nou stadium, the largest in Europe, international newspapers delivered daily on board, and a gym membership discount, amongst other things.
The marina is strategically located close to the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona. It offers 49 berths for large vessels from 25m up to 120m and it is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and with all the necessary services provided to a high standard
This is an ISPS compliant marina that integrates a specialist technical area for all types of repair and maintenance work.
It is placed in the inner basin of the port of Vilanova i la Geltrú, with calm, clean waters and safe surroundings
The town has a wide array of good shops and restaurants to provide for the needs of the crew, with Barcelona and the mountains easily accessible, and just 20 minutes away from its International Airport.