Dog Friendly Yachts Perfect for Celebrating National Dog Day, August 26

Dog Friendly Yachts Perfect for Celebrating National Dog Day, August 26

Bougie “paw”-rents and their posh pups can celebrate the final dog days of summer (and National Dog Day on August 26) by taking to the seas courtesy of one of Northrop & Johnson’s dog-friendly yacht charters. The superyacht broker and luxury charter service sails throughout the French Riviera, Virgin Islands, Alaska, Thailand, New England, Amalfi Coast, Ionian Islands and more, specializing in custom experiences for the whole family (including fido) like the below:

  • Soak in the sunset with a happy hour that includes a puppy mocktail
  • Take in a movie night on deck complete with specially created treats for fido
  • Skip the kibble with all natural meals created by the world’s top private chefs and special pup-friendly desserts
  • Specialty dog amenities like Fido-friendly grass for when nature calls on the open sea
  • Nautical accessories fit for a yacht dog like custom bandana, doggie bowl, etc.

Here is a roundup of all the dog-friendly yachts available for charter through Northrop & Johnson with some more details on the yacht itself including starting weekly summer charter price.

BALISTA (Starting at 180K/week plus security deposit)

Charter yacht BALISTA welcomes 12 guests in the utmost comfort of six sumptuous staterooms. Set over three decks, her fantastic deck areas play host to a wide range of amenities to keep the whole family entertained; divided into three sections the sundeck is the hub for alfresco living. Guests can sunbathe on the aft sun loungers, soaking in the Jacuzzi in the middle, and relax on the U-shaped lounges under umbrellas or enjoy drinks at the bar forward—all are enjoyed while taking in sensational views of the cruising destination. The charter yacht also offers an expansive main deck aft, perfect for enjoying cocktails + puppy mocktails before dinner.

LIONSHARE (Starting at 130K/week plus security deposit / restrictions)

LIONSHARE is perfect for any type of charter, be it one with extended family or one with groups of friends. One of the yacht’s outstanding features is her lower deck VIP stateroom with a king-size bed, which doubles as a second master and allows for two primary guests if required. Two additional staterooms, which include a double and a twin, also are located on the lower deck. One more stateroom is located aft and features a double, twin and Pullman berth, ideally suited for children, teens or a nanny. All lower-deck staterooms have en-suite bathrooms, entertainment facilities and exceptional amenities.The deck spaces of LIONSHARE are equally as impressive as her interior. From the aft deck settee with a round teak bar and seating for six to the bridge deck aft with a large table for alfresco dining and sunloungers. This space also can transform into an alfresco cinema for an evening filled with popcorn and custom doggie treats. The sundeck has a beautiful Jacuzzi surrounded by sunpads. A range of exercise equipment is available for fitness-minded guests. LIONSHARE also has a full suite of tenders and toys. She offers scuba diving for guests and has an on-board masseuse to ensure guests enjoy both underwater exhilaration and onboard relaxation during their luxury yacht charter.

SAVANNAH (Starting at 67,500/week plus security deposit)

SAVANNAH features excellent outdoor living spaces and a full variety of water toys that all guests will enjoy. The motor yacht’s sundeck showcases ample space for sunbathing as well as a Jacuzzi with great views. For a private escape, the yacht’s foredeck offers sunbathing on a large sunpad. With three fantastic dining options and a skilled chef, your culinary experience will be one of the highlights of your trip. Guests have the option of private formal dining in the main salon or alfresco dining on the main deck aft and sundeck with the destination as your backdrop. No matter where you dine aboard SAVANNAH, the chef will create a bespoke menu that will tantalize your + your pup’s palette. In addition, the charter yacht has three bars aboard so guests will never be without their favorite drink.

SEAQUEST (Starting at 105K/week plus security deposit)

SEAQUEST has spacious decks areas where guests can enjoy the best of the alfresco lifestyle. On the main deck aft, the yacht has a charming alfresco dining area with a dining table, bar and built-in couch. Two stairways lead down to the yacht’s swim platform where guests can spend hours playing with the yacht’s large selection of water toys. The superyacht’s foredeck is an idyllic private escape where guests can soak in the Jacuzzi taking in the stunning sea views. But the best place to take in the picturesque sights of the cruising location is the sundeck. Here guests can lounge, socialize, and sunbathe (every dog’s favorite) with 360-degree views of the destination.

SWEET CAROLINE  (Starting at 130K/week plus security deposit / restrictions)

This impressive charter yacht is ready to welcome families and friends aboard for the on-water holiday of a lifetime. Six well-appointed staterooms welcome up to 12 guests during a charter aboard SWEET CAROLINE. The yacht is run by a professional crew of eight who will provide absolute five-star service for all guests. SWEET CAROLINE’s deck spaces are well suited for enjoying the alfresco lifestyle. Guests can enjoy outdoor dining on both the main and bridge decks. The sundeck is the ideal space for soaking in the rays, soaking in the Jacuzzi and soaking in the views and so much more. The yacht also is outfitted with a full suite of tenders and toys for guests to enjoy.

VICTORIA DEL MAR  (Starting at 245K/week plus security deposit)

VICTORIA DEL MAR is an exceptionally spacious yacht with all of the modern amenities needed for a picture-perfect charter. Her clean and minimalist interior was styled by Claudette Bonville Associates, who worked closely with the yacht’s owners to produce a fresh and comfortable onboard atmosphere. VICTORIA DEL MAR is home to original artwork by Andy Warhol, Elsworth Kelly and Joan Miro. Her main deck offers an open layout, as her inviting main salon with beautiful woodwork and decor flows beautifully into a formal dining area, which is able to seat 12 guests under a stunning blown-glass chandelier.

W (Starting at 450K/week plus security deposit)

Superyacht W welcomes up to 10 guests in the comfort of five sumptuous staterooms. The main deck master stateroom is a haven complete with its own private balcony. It is the perfect private retreat for morning coffee or a book. The expansive suite also features a lounge, a large walk-in closet with a dressing room, a plush king-size bed and a lavish en-suite bath. Below deck, the superyacht features two VIP staterooms with king beds and two convertible twin staterooms. An additional stateroom on the bridge deck can accommodate two guests on a queen murphy bed. Featuring vast outdoor living areas, charter guests will enjoy living the alfresco lifestyle while aboard W. The superyacht’s 68-foot (21m) long sundeck is the hub of the yacht. Perfect for spending days soaking in the sunshine and relaxing, the sundeck features several sunbathing spaces, a large Jacuzzi, a shaded bar and alfresco dining. On both the bridge deck aft and main deck aft, charter yacht W showcases lounging areas ideal for socializing. Charter yacht W is also equipped with a large array of water toys that will have guests having fun all day long.

ZOOM ZOOM ZOOM  (Starting at 175K/week plus security deposit)

ZOOM ZOOM ZOOM carries 10 guests in five beautiful staterooms. Her on-deck, split-level master suite features a private study, king-size bed and his-and-hers en-suite bathroom with a steam shower and Jacuzzi. All additional cabins, including two VIPs with king-size beds, a queen cabin and a twin cabin, all are located below deck and have en-suite bathrooms. The alfresco spaces of ZOOM ZOOM ZOOM are equally as impressive. The extended stern swim platform can be utilized as a beach club, waterside alfresco dining space or the perfect spot to launch water toys. The main deck aft has a cozy, covered dining space with bench seating and five chairs; the bridge deck aft features comfortable outdoor furniture for lounging and a covered large round table for alfresco dining. The sundeck offers a bar, Jacuzzi and sunpads; it is an ideal space for entertaining under the stars.