HAMILTON PARISH, Bermuda (Feb. 122, 2017) — Beginning on May 26, Bermuda will proudly host The 35th America’s Cup, presented by Louis Vuitton. During the five week period, the best sailing teams from around the world will compete for the Auld Mug, the oldest trophy in international sport. To ensure that guests of Rosewood Tucker’s Point have the ultimate experience, the property has chartered the Mariner III Spectator Yacht each race day.
Built in 1926, the classic 122 foot-long motor yacht features a large open deck that will offer unparalleled viewing of the race course. Guests of the resort can spend the day enjoying exclusive access to the race course while enjoying sunshine, cocktails and cuisine by the hotel’s Executive Chef Gerry Adams. The Mariner III’s rich varnished teak, gleaming brass and hand-crafted bevelled lead crystal windows from Paris are just some of the elegant details on this classic charter yacht. Each morning, the yacht will depart from the Harbour Beach dock and return in the late afternoon following the completion of the races.
Guests of Rosewood Tucker’s Point will have exclusive access to purchase tickets for the spectator yacht. Ticket prices range from $295 to $695 per person, per day and will include viewing from the exclusive Superyacht area in Bermuda’s Great Sound, along with complimentary lunch, snacks, wine, prosecco and beer. Space is exclusively limited to 80 guests per day.
For more information and to reserve space on the yacht, please call 212-570-7186 or email [email protected] Guest rooms are also available starting at $1395, plus taxes and gratuities, per night over The 2017 America’s Cup and can be booked through www.rosewoodhotels.com or by calling 888. ROSEWOOD.
About The 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda
Commencing in May 2017, Bermuda will host The 35th America’s Cup, presented by Louis Vuitton and the eyes of the world will turn to the iconic Great Sound where the best sailors on the fastest boats will battle for the oldest trophy in international sport. Racing begins on May 26, 2017 with the Louis Vuitton Cup Qualifiers. The defending Champions, ORACLE TEAM USA, will compete with the top Challengers from around the globe. The finals for the 35th America’s Cup begin on June 17, 2017.
About Rosewood Tucker’s Point:
Rosewood Tucker’s Point is an 88-room, 240-acre residential and resort community with breath-taking vistas of Castle Harbour, Harrington Sound and the Atlantic Ocean. Opened in 2009, the resort was Bermuda’s first new luxury hotel in over 40 years and its first-ever fractional ownership clubs in addition to whole ownership homes. Residents and guests can enjoy exceptional recreational facilities, including the acclaimed 18-hole Tucker’s Point Golf Course, tennis courts, croquet lawn, Bermuda’s longest private pink-sand beach, a 12,000-square foot spa and fine dining restaurant, The Point. Visit www.rosewoodhotels.com for additional information or follow the hotel’s social media channels on facebook, twitter & instagram @RWTuckersPoint.
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Area Director of Communications