Southwest Florida Yachts Announces
Special Marina Discounts
apply to marinas on Sanibel, Captiva, Useppa
and Gasparilla Islands plus Cabbage Key and Punta
FORT MYERS, Fla. – April 17, 2008 – Southwest Florida
Yachts announced exclusive dockage discounts at major
marinas in the Gulf ICW cruising area in honor of the
chartering company's 25th anniversary in 2009.
Hansen, manager, said anniversary discounts of 12 to 25
percent apply for Southwest Florida Yachts charters at
selected marinas on Sanibel Island, Captiva Island,
Gasparilla Island and more.
of the first class marinas and resorts in Southwest
Florida are helping us celebrate our silver Anniversary by
working with us to offer special discounted dockage rates
for our clients," said Hansen. "This is a great
opportunity for cruisers who are new to the area to visit
the barrier islands of Sanibel, Captiva, Gasparilla and
more and for returning customers to take advantage of
these promotional rates and spend a few nights dockside at
their favorite island."
Southwest Florida Yachts was founded by Barb and Vic
Hansen in 1984. The company charters power yachts from 32
to 48 feet from Marinatown Marina in N. Fort Myers and
sailing yachts from 24 to 35 feet out of Burnt Store
Marina in Punta Gorda.
Previously the company announced a "Happy Berth-Day to Us"
celebration with free cruising days. Between May 1 through
December 13, 2008 charterers receive two free days for
charter cruises of three days or more. During the high
season they receive one free cruising day. The free days
special extends through 2010.
Magazine articles have ranked Southwest Florida among the
top ten yacht sailing and cruising areas in the world and
the barrier islands of Sanibel and Captiva among the best
islands to visit for their ambiance, beaches,
friendliness, restaurants and scenery.
more information about Southwest Florida Yachts and
Florida Sailing & Cruising School
Mailing Address: 3444 Marinatown Lane, N.W., N. Fort
Myers, FL 33903. Telephone: 800-262-7939 or 239-656-1339,