33 Brown and Howard Wharf
Newport RI, 02840
+1 305 794 1167
Newport, Rhode Island is widely considered to be the yachting capital of New England. The Northeast has a historic association with yachting vacations and sailing, which is why IYC has a dedicated summer office in this charming town, positioned at the heart of the sailing and yachting community. The IYC Newport office provides a full service concierge and support system for IYC clients, taking care of yachts that choose to visit the wider New England region, as well as cruise the destination stop-offs of the Hamptons, Nantucket and Maine. Supported by IYC’s Nantucket office, the Newport office is one of IYC’s strategically located offices in the world’s most prominent yachting destinations. With a strong focus on the New England area as well as the wider international yachting market, our services to yacht owners include yacht sales and purchase, chartering, yacht management, charter management, insurance, agency services, crew management and new build consultation.
New England is one of the busiest summer yachting destinations throughout the US offering the quintessential summer experience. Rich with history, world-famous beaches and packed with charter yachts and superyachts, it is one of the oldest resort towns in America. Home to the renowned Newport Yachting Club and host to the world-renowned America’s Cup sailing regatta for many years, the region is alive with yachting activity, including the Newport Charter Show held in June and the Newport International Boat Show in September. If you are considering a visit to Newport by yacht please get in touch for all our best tips and local knowledge.
You can find our Newport yacht charter guide here.
IYC’s Newport office enjoys an in-house team of highly experienced and professional Sales and Charter Consultants. Clients benefit from our team’s in-depth knowledge of all major yachts on the market, thorough insight on industry developments, and our wide network across the yachting industry. The US accounts for a significant portion of the global yachting market, with approximately 40% of total yachts globally sold out of the US. IYC’s Newport team boasts a successful sales track record across all yacht segments, covering new build projects and brokerage. Our team is ideally placed to assist with the purchase process or the selling process for all clients looking to buy or sell.
New England has long enjoyed a buoyant charter industry, but in recent years its popularity has grown exponentially. As a prime charter destination in the US, New England is one of the busiest summer yachting destinations in the world. Specializing across all yachting hot spots in New England, IYC’s team is also well-versed on where to go in the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mediterranean and the rest of the world. IYC’s team regularly travel to visit and learn more about yachts around the world, including easy access to the local boats where they gain privileged knowledge of each yacht’s crew and condition. When it comes to planning the perfect charter, IYC’s Newport team has all the best recommendations.
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