Yas Marina, the popular leisure destination, has unveiled berthing
rates and packages for the tenth anniversary of the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI
Yacht owners are welcomed to celebrate the milestone anniversary, viewing the
race in style on the glistening waters of Yas Marina. Early berthing registrations, recommended
before 31th July, are highly encouraged to avoid missing out on this ultimate, thrilling weekend.
From 22nd until 25th November, the UAE’s event of ten year welcomes sports fans and glamorous
crowds from around the world. Those looking to be part of the action can now register to secure
front row seats on the water, in close proximity to the track. Yas Marina’s world-class venue
boasts 227 berths and can accommodate yachts from 8m to 150m. The venue has been host to some
of the biggest and most luxurious super yachts in the world throughout previous years.
Berthing packages include a wide range of attractive benefits including, Yas Marina guest pass-
es, which provide access to stunning trackside pontoons and post-race concerts. The celebratory
ten year event is gearing up to be an unforgettable spectacle, with initial acts announced,
Grammy Awards-winning, multi-platinum-selling ‘The Weekend’, and renowned, iconic rock
band, ‘Guns and Roses’. This past Summer, the third artist was unveiled to the public, mega
pop star, British singer and songwriter Sam Smith will hit the stage on Saturday 25th November,
performing some of his greatest hits for the first time in UAE.
Newly appointed, Billy Canellas, General Manager at Yas Marina comments, “This year’s special
10th anniversary of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, is gearing up to be better than ever, promising an
unrivalled exhilarating sporting event followed by glamorous after-parties at our award-winning
venues. Following the increasing annual berthing demand shown in recent years, we highly rec-
ommend early expression of interest for F1® devotees and yacht owners to avoid disappoint-
ment. Interest can be registered through our convenient online portal, as berth spots, including
those with coveted track-views, are secured on a first come, first served basis.”
Yas Marina becomes the epicenter of Abu Dhabi’s social scene during F1®, offering an
unparalleled experience. The promenade is home to a range of licensed restaurants and lounges, and
welcomes electrifying atmosphere with race weekend live entertainment, pop-up venues and
dazzling after parties. Catering to all tastes with cuisine ranging from savory Mediterranean to
classic American, and simple Italian food made to perfection, guests are spoilt for choice and
may even catch a glimpse of their favourite celebrities in the crowd.
Race weekend berth packages are available from 18th till 25th November 2018, captains and
crew can take advantage of the turnkey solutions that Yas Marina provides over the race
weekend, allowing yacht owners to soak up the ambience and enjoy the race.
2018 Berthing Packages include:
o Berthing from 18th – 25th November 2018
o Track & non-track view options available
o Generous allocation of Yas Marina guest and crew passes based on the boat size
o General admission access to the post-race nightly concerts
o Access to Thursday Pit Lane Walk
o Access to the Oasis areas at Yas Marina Circuit’s Grandstands
o Option to buy additional Yas Marina VIP Passes and Guest Passes that are only available
to berth holders.
o Large live feed television screens located in the marina
o Access to Wi-Fi, power and water
o Onsite management office with bathrooms and showers
o 24-hour berthing assistance
o Boat and buggy transfers
o Onboard catering, servicing, and delivery options available
o 9 of the best restaurant, bars, lounges, and nightclubs on Yas Island
Registration forms are now available online and can be found on:
About Yas Marina
Recently awarded a Five Gold Anchor rating from The Global Marina Accreditation, Yas Marina is not only one of UAE’s finest marinas but also a vibrant venue offering dining, fitness and leisure
facilities. Situated on Yas Island, the 227-berth marina features seven licensed restaurants and lounges which cater to all taste buds and budgets. Each outlet along the waterside promenade
boasts iconic views of the Yas Viceroy hotel and race track. As the sun sets, the family friendly destination transforms into a buzzing hub of dining and nightlife entertainment.
From premier fitness facilities and physiotherapy to water sports, boat charters, a children’s play-ground and a musical water fountain, there is something for all ages throughout the day. Weekly promotions and seasonal events make Yas Marina a destination to keep discovering,morning, noon and night.