Over the past 20 years photography has taken Stuart all over the globe, seeing the world through a lens. Stuart has an extensive collection of stock photos on his web site and specialises in yacht photography. See our ad next page. Carrer de les Platges, 40 07196 Es Capdella Mallorca, Spain 619 101 222 [email protected] www.stuartpearce.com
GAIA bathtime - an urban sanctuary and GAIA cosmetic showroom. A visit to GAIA is an immersion into the best of the Mallorcan island transformed into handmade and bespoke toiletries, personalised for the exclusive Boutique Hotels and its Spas, Yachts and Private Villas. Produced from locally grown flowers, herbs and oils in a mountain finca in Andraitx, GAIA is renown for the quality of its products, craftsmanship and attention to detail. In GAIA you can also treat yourself to signature massage and natural holistic treatments, facials and pedicures.
Holders of 2 royal warrants, Heirlooms has been manufacturing the finest quality table, bed and bathroom linens for over 25 years, supplying palaces, private homes, hotels, and the marine market. Specialists in bespoke linens for yachts, the company can make any shape, size or design, in any quantity, and offers an exceptional level of personal service, shipping worldwide. Products include both crew and owners/guest linens, kitchen textiles, beach accessories, stationery & leathergoods. They can also supply the essentials in crew clothing.
Specialist Provisioning Ben Lacey has started a new company supplying quality produce, fruit & veg, meat & deli products, fish & shellfish, wines, spirits, beverages & water etc. to yachts, restaurants and hotels, at exceptionally competitive prices. With some of the best contacts for fruit & veg, Ben can deliver top quality produce, 7 days a week, and special orders on a 24 hour delivery from the mainland. He can source organic, exotic and ethnic products, already supplying several top sushi restaurants around Palma.
Doyle Rigging in Palma provides a strong technical service for splicing and running rigging, running rigging specification for new builds and existing projects. They also design and build bespoke hardware and blocks, build and certify high load straps, tender lifting straps, and crane cables. A comprehensive stock of Dyneema cored rope and technical ropes are always in stock along with splicing needs and hardware.
Brands supplied and stocked are:
Winmar Racing, KZ Marine, Harken, Hampidjan, Tefgel, Navtec, OYS, Equiplite, Wichard, Antal, Ronstan, and much more.
International yacht brokerage company conveniently based in Port Andratx, selling a wide range of sailing and motor yachts internationally.
Palma based craftsman boatbuilder Brendon Jost trained in New Zealand with 20 years experience in yacht building and maintenance, including 5 years as on board carpenter on the three mast schooner Creole. Specialist in wooden boat building, new construction, interior refits and teak deck replacement, with a good all around approach to most areas of boat maintenance, from general mechanical repairs to composite construction and finishing.
Ginny Standbridge has started up Superyacht Virtual Assistant, a support service provider specialising in remote administrative, secretarial and clerical support for captain's, crew and clients. Ginny has worked in many sectors of the Superyacht Industry and realises that at certain times administration can become a headache, plus a problem with the language barrier may make your temporary home in Palma a little bit difficult to navigate.
On hand support at the office in STP, from postal, courier, general admin etc. to more specific project management support.
This full service company in Portocolom takes care of the boat handling and shore storage in the marina, and offers a complete range of boat maintenance and repair activities, from mechanical engineering to hull repairs via boat cleaning and painting. There is a brokerage section; the company stocks a good range of spare parts.
They have a self loading boat transport truck able to carry up to 20 tons and do dry stacking and vacuum covers for smaller speedboats and ribs.
This is the main maintenance company in La Rapita Yacht Club, kitted out with a complete boat care department comprising mechanical engineering, painting, FRP work etc. They also broker local yachts, and can do gardienage. There is a RIB rental department. They have onshore storage facilities for smaller yachts and ribs.