Travel & Tourism 2023

Jun22596 6 | LUXlife Magazine - Travel & Tourism Awards 2023 Best Seafront Yacht Building & Services Provider - Turkey Specialising in the design and turnkey manufacturing of custom steel and aluminium yachts, AEGEAN YACHT provides a range of yachtrelated services, including sale, maintenance, repair, and rentals. Boasting an impressive portfolio of both new and second-hand yachts, the company offers vessels that suit a wide range of needs, budgets, and desires. Yacht enthusiasts can count on AEGEAN YACHT to deliver highquality, tailored yacht-building services and superior maintenance, repair and refitting works. The company’s team of hardworking, dedicated staff are extensively experienced in their industry, making them more than qualified for the task. Once a cosy fishing village home to only a few thousand people, Bodrum is now a lively city located on the southwestern coast of Turkey in the Mugla Province. It has become one of Turkey’s most popular tourist destinations with intense nightlife, stunning beaches, holiday villages, quality hotels, and plenty of history to explore. Described by Homeros as “the land of eternal blue”, Bodrum is home to a breath-taking blue bay where the Aegean and Mediterranean seas meet. With such unique beauty, it is no surprise that the city attracts a diverse population of holiday-goers, who stroll the waterfront where crowds of elegant yachts reside. Bodrum is a popular destination to begin cruises in Turkey, making it the ideal spot for yacht charter and rental businesses. The city’s boatyards have gained an excellent reputation over the years, where many craftsmen continue to build the city’s traditional yachts, as well as more modern vessels. With a boatyard located at the seafront in Bodrum, AEGEAN YACHT, was founded in 1976 by Sinan Ozer. Currently offering yacht manufacturing, maintenance, repair, purchase, and rental services, the company was one of the first businesses to operate yachts and small cruise vessels for well-known tour operators across the Turkish coastline as well as adjacent Greek islands. The company also owns Bodrum’s largest marine supply store, offering an extensive range of marine hardware. Having started out with building and chartering local wooden vessels, AEGEAN YACHT has grown to develop bigger sail and