The classic profile of the schooner brings to mind a romantic vision of earlier times when sailing was more than just a matter of coming aboard a luxury vessel where every whim is catered to. Rather, the schooner required a certain level of skill and knowledge of the sea and of how to harness the elements. The Borkumriff II Yacht brings those days back to a modern world. This chartered vessel puts you in the middle of nostalgia, giving you an authentic sailing experience while still providing the hospitality you’ve come to expect on the high seas.
Whether you’re looking for an adventure for yourself or for a group of friends and family, the Borkumriff II can provide it. The 31-metre yacht, which was custom built in 1982 by Lubbe-Voss, has been recently updated with modern amenities, including new upholstery and windows as well as extensive carpentry work. The systems are all state-of-the-art, but they won’t interfere with your sailing experience.
On deck, you’ll find all the authentic rigging required to run a schooner. There’s also an alfresco dining area in the cockpit where you can enjoy delicious meals after a hard day’s work. There are also plenty of toys to enjoy on the water at your disposal. Inside the Borkumriff II you’ll find accommodations for up to eight guests in four en-suite cabins—a master suite, 1 double cabin, and two twin cabins. In addition to living quarters, the Borkumriff II has convivial areas where you can unwind with fellow sailors, enjoying meals or playing games. There is also WiFi for staying connected, and air conditioning for staying comfortable.
If you’re looking for that classic sailing experience, you can’t go wrong with the Borkumriff II. This classic schooner is available for charter starting at USD$56,500. Pack your bags and get ready to brave the high seas aboard this authentic and stunning vessel.