YAS MARINA’S 2015 RACE WEEK BERTH RATES ANNOUNCED
YAS MARINA’S 2015 RACE WEEK BERTH RATES ANNOUNCED
Abu Dhabi, 6thApril, 2015: With the 2015 Formula 1® season now underway,Yas Marina, situated on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi and managed by Camper &Nicholsons Marinas, have announced their berthing rates and packages for the highly anticipated 2015 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX. Expressions of interest are now open to the general public and yacht owners are encouraged to register early for what is expected to be another sell out year.
Starting at just AED 13,150, Yas Marina have proudlyannounced their Race Week berthing rates that include a generous allocation of Yas Marina guests passes, which provide access to track side pontoons and the post-race evening concerts. The berth rates for the 2015 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX enable yachts of 10 to 150 metres to berth in the Marina from November 22 until November 29 and include access to Wi-Fi, shore power and water, an onsiteCapitainerie with bathrooms and showers, catering and delivery options plus a vast array of onsite amenities for yacht owners, Captains and crew to enjoy all week long.
Home to the Grand Prix finale, Abu Dhabi’s season-concluding race last year attracted 60,000 spectators,who flocked to Yas Marina Circuit to witness the champion being crowned on Yas Marina Circuit. In addition to thrilling motor racing action and an unparalleled sporting experience, the F1® weekend offers a world-class entertainment programme featuring international music acts and activities for the whole family.
Each year the berths sell out at a rapid pace, particularly track view options, and with limited availability, Yas Marina encourage yachting enthusiastswishing to a be a part of this ultimate racing and yachting experience to complete the Expression of Interest online.
Cedric Le Rest, General Manager of Yas Marina, concludes: “Each year, we experience a huge demand for Race Week berths from yacht owners and motorsport fans wishing to be a part of the biggest sporting event of the year. Webegin taking bookings in early August, and 90 percent of berths usually sell out before the end of the month.Annual berths are a great option for those who would like to secure their Grand Prix slot early, asthey offer a plethora of year-round benefitsin addition to a Race Week berth.Benefitsinclude discounts at partner venues of Yas Island as well as highly competitive shore power rates.”
Annual berth rates start at AED 18,923 (UD$ 5,185).
With the majority of the restaurants andbars offering large terraces with panoramic views of the marina, a pedestrianized promenade, an interactive musical fountain, a children’s playground, weekly events and promotions, Yas Marina is an attractive social centre for yachting enthusiats, residents and tourists all year round.
For more information or to book a berth, please visit the Yas Marina website and complete the 2015 Race Week Expression of Interest atwww.yasmarina.ae/raceweek
About Yas Marina
Yas Marina, operated and managed by Camper and Nicholsons, is one of Abu Dhabi’s finest marinas. Situated on Yas Island, it is established as the premier destination in the Middle East for yachts. The 227 berth marina caters for yachts from 8 meters up to 150m in size and gives visitors access to pristine coastlines, uninhabited islands and the nearby cosmopolitan cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Yas Marina launched its expansion development plan on 22ndOctober 2013 to enhance and complement the growth of Yas Island as a leading tourist destination. This development transforms the Marina into a vibrant dining, lifestyle, fitness and entertainment precinct. Featuring seven new restaurants offering large terraces with panoramic views of the Marina, a pedestrian promenade, an interactive musical fountain and a children’s playground, plus charter operators, fitness facilities, phisotherapy and boat chandlery. As the gateway to Yas Island, Yas Marina offers an unforgettable and affordable experience with something for everyone both afloat and ashore.www.yasmarina.ae
About Camper and Nicholsons Marinas
Camper &Nicholsons is widely recognised to be one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious yachting business names, with origins dating back to 1782. The company has specialised in marina and waterfront development for over 40 years and has provided services to clients in more than 25 countries worldwide.
Projects range from small marinas through to developments over 500 hectares. Camper &Nicholsons Marinas Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Camper &Nicholsons Marina Investments Limited, listed on the AIM of the London Stock Exchange. Camper &Nicholsons currently operate marinas in Abu Dhabi, Grenada, Italy, Malta, Cyprus and Turkey and through its joint venture Camper &Nicholsons First Eastern for projects in Asia and China.www.cnmarinas.com
About Yas Island
The region’s prime leisure and entertainment destination, Yas Island is one of the finest destinations for weekend getaways, romantic holidays and fun with your partner, family or friends. Be wowed by amazing events and touring artists, gracing the stage at du Forum and du Arena. Live the ultimate water adventure at YasWaterworld. Dare to take the world’s fastest roller coaster, Formula Rossa, at speeds up to 240kmph at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest theme park.
Take in sensational sea views on Yas Links Golf Course. Imagine driving a Formula Yas 3000cc V6 or Aston Martin GT4 on the same circuit as the pros. Stroll along the calm turquoise waters at Yas Marina or simply lounge on the warm, idyllic sands of Yas Beach. All attractions can conveniently be reached with the complimentary island shuttle Yas Express.
Home to Yas Marina Circuit, the official host of the world famous FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIXTM, Yas Island offers seven hotels (3 to 5 stars), all featuring numerous gourmet restaurants and entertainment venues.
Yas Island is located 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi and 45 minutes from Dubai. Further it points with its proximity to Abu Dhabi International Airport, 7 minutes.www.yasisland.ae
About Yas Marina Circuit:
Yas Marina Circuit is the United Arab Emirates’ most exciting sporting and entertainment multi-purpose venue. Located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the circuit is home to the annual FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX and much more. In addition to the extensive year-round program of professional and grassroots motorsport events and experiences including Drag and Yas Track Nights, the circuit has emerged as a thriving hub for entertainment and community events in the UAE. As the region’s most technologically advanced facility, the circuit is also a leading MICE venue, regularly hosting a diverse range of corporate meetings, conferences and events. Whether you want to experience the thrill of karting at our Kartzone, driving an Aston Martin GT4 at over 200km/hour on an F1 circuit, work towards your racing license at the Yas Racing School, get fit at TrainYas or GoYas, participate in one of our many sporting events, or simply catch up with friends at Yas Central, Yas Marina Circuit truly is The Meeting Place of Champions.