Barcelona's superyacht marina, OneOcean Port Vell will be the host venue for the 2017 MYBA Charter Show. See pictures of the marina below!
The 2017 MYBA Charter Show will exhibit across OneOcean Port Vell’s four quays – Spanish Quay and Barceloneta Quay, Deposit Quay and Sota Muralla Quay.
Together, the quays are able to berth 68 yachts from 22 metres to 190 metres.
The entire marina’s 1,058 linear metres of quay will be used to host exhibitor tents, with the majority located directly in front of where the yachts will be berthed.
The show’s conferences will be hosted in venues across Barcelona City.
The show, which was previously held in Genoa, will be held on 24-26 April 2017.
The general manager of OneOcean Port Vell, Paul Cook, said: “It is a great honour for OneOcean Port Vell (OOPV) to be appointed as host of the prestigious MYBA Charter Show from 2017 and we would like to thank MYBA for their confidence in us.”
“Barcelona is one of the world’s leading cities and with OOPV, it is now a prominent superyacht destination with unrivalled marina facilities and infrastructure,” he continued.
OneOcean Port Vell was relaunched in January 2015 after a multi-million pound investment.
It will now stage the MYBA Charter Show for the next three years.
The MYBA president, Fiona Maureso said she was impressed with the outstanding yacht services, unrivalled hospitality and marina facilities that OneOcean Port Vell provides.
“We are excited to have this opportunity to discover Barcelona and are confident that OOPV will deliver an internationally-recognised show of the highest calibre,” she said.
OneOcean Port Vell is a minute’s walk from an award winning beach, a five minute walk to Barcelona’s Roman-walled Gothic Quarter and ten minutes from the famous Las Ramblas.
Barcelona’s international airport operates daily direct flights from 182 destinations and is a 20 minute drive away from the marina.
Over 600 hotel rooms are within a 3 kilometre radius of the 2017 MYBA Charter Show.
OneOcean Port Vell is Europe’s only superyacht marina of its scale to be located so centrally within a city.
It offers yacht owners and crew a full range of services, including a business centre, crew lounge and concierge.
Concierge services include VIP travel, assistance with restaurant bookings and entertainment, personal care and all other lifestyle, business and technical arrangements.
OneOcean Club and OneOcean Wellness opened in 2015, with a 150-cover restaurant, cocktail bar, treatment rooms and gymnasium.
The marina won won the Global Project award at the FX International Interior Design Awards 2015 and the Architizer Award for World’s Best Marina Architecture 2016.
For further information visit the One Ocean Port Vell website.
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