Yachts Miami Beach VIP Experience


February 16, 17 & 18, Grand Floridian Yacht, Collins Avenue

The VIP Experience at Yachts Miami Beach takes place onboard the Grand Floridian Yacht located in the center of the show across from the Eden Roc Hotel on Collins Avenue. The VIP lounge consists of 4 decks and is all-inclusive of food and beverage all day from 10am through 7pm on February, 16,17, and 18th.

Single lounge passes and a full VIP ticket with valet parking is available on line for purchase at the following link. Click Here To Purchase VIP Tickets 

The highlights this year are a full dining deck with open bar among our top tier partners including Bank of America, LH Finance, and Gulfstream Yachts. If you are looking for a place to relax, we have a new experience deck on the 2nd level to enjoy with massage, beauty samples and services, and health products.

Be sure to take advantage of the best service of all; our yacht concierge. The concierge on board is dedicated to help our VIP guests make appointments to get on the yachts and help them plan their day at the show. This service is very unique in that the concierge does all the leg work to help you walk right into the yacht exhibitors so they are expecting you. We request that you contact our concierge, Susan, in advance to begin setting appoints early as they do fill up quickly. You can reach Susan at

VIP Partners On Board

Bank Of America
Bank Of America
This year, Bank of America is a proud sponsor of the Yachts Miami Beach VIP Experience on board the Grand Floridian. As seasoned veterans in marine purchasing, the marine specialists at Bank of America help hundreds of clients acquire substantial vessels through customized financing.

They are more than familiar with the purchasing process too, understanding key players in the marine market such as builders, brokers and surveyors, as well as legal, insurance and other industry professionals. Whether you’re looking for a new or preowned yacht, Bank of America has a range of financing solutions from the simple to the sophisticated, with flexibility in structured credit for repayment options, loan terms and amortization schedules — all keeping your comfort level for risk in mind.

You’ll also have access to a depth of resources, experience and capital strength that few financial institutions can match. Perhaps most important, you’ll receive a high level of personal service, working with one knowledgeable specialist who strives to ensure that your credit strategy complements your overall approach to wealth management.

Contact Lisa Verbit, the National Marine Executive of Bank of America to review how Bank of America can design innovative financing solutions to fit your unique needs. Visit us at the show! 

Lisa H. Verbit
National Marine Executive

Gulfstream Yachts
Gulfstream Yachts
Gulfstream Yachts produces a line of semi-custom foam filled unsinkable boats for our recreational, commercial and government customers. The company also offers completely custom boats using the same technology. We will be displaying a scale model of the new Gulfstream Yachts 52 in the Yachts Miami Beach VIP Lounge.  The 52 is a true walkaround center console boat with a climate controlled glass enclosure to keep passengers comfortable in any type of weather conditions. In addition to being a great boat for standalone operations, the Gulfstream Yachts 52 is the ultimate multipurpose yacht tender. You can fish and dive from the 52 in the morning and then ferry guests to shore in their formalwear later that evening while keeping them sheltered from the elements. The boat can also be used to provide accommodations for extra crew.

For additional information or to schedule a time to visit us in the VIP Lounge, please email or call 910.210.0250.

United By Dreams, LH-Finance is a leader in exclusive marine financing, prioritizing your needs with a keen understanding that your lifestyle choices reflect your beliefs and priorities. We grant access to the world’s most luxurious boats and yachts as the Marine division of United Bank. LH-Finance will be meeting with clients and prospective boat owners at the VIP Lounge at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami to further propel their unique innovative VIP program that was developed in partnership with Active Interest Media. The program provides customers with the opportunity to get pre-qualified for marine financing in advance of purchasing participating new boat brands. For more information, visit LH-Finance online at or call (855) 866-0611 to get one step closer to the yacht of your dreams.

VIP Experience Deck

On board the Experience Deck of the VIP lounge of the Grand Floridian, VIP guests of Yachts Miami Beach will be able to indulge in the finest skin care treatments, massage, tastings, and more. Our premier partners will be providing exclusive demonstrations and limited samples of facial creams, serums, cosmetics, nail treatments, health drinks, among other luxury items. Our premier partners providing these unique experiences welcome all VIP guests on board and encourage setting appointments where possible.


Exhale Spa Let the restoration of the ocean carry you to exhale South Beach. Situated in the historic St. Moritz building and featuring 16 therapy rooms, a yoga pavilion, fully appointed changing rooms, steam and whirlpool amenities, and an expansive fitness center including a studio for our signature Core Fusion classes, exhale at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel is South Beach's premier wellbeing destination. Enjoy express spa therapies by our skilled therapists, spa specials and more. We will be offering chair massage and nail treatments from 10:00am – 4:00pm.


Infused by the international well known artist Salvador Dali and inspired by his famous melting clock, we bring you Elevatione Time Stop , a unique cosmetic line designed to stop time and aging , with the finest ingredients. Elevatione will provide one-on-one consultations and demonstrations to bring youth back after a long day at the boat show or a fresh look to start your day. “Time is not a constant, it can be manipulated , stretched , stopped or even reversed,” Salvador Dali.

The only Beauty brand born out of a real Photography Studio, based out of LA. Our makeup is created to withstand the high demand of a photoshoot, therefore it is sweat resistant, humidity resistant and transfer resistant.
Brought to the VIP EXPERIENCE by Saks Fifth Avenue, DIOR will be providing make-up touch ups on board the VIP yacht. Further appointments and consultations will be provided by DIOR on site at Bal Harbor Shops for the boat show week to VIP Guests.

Raw Juce, is a Florida based company with locations in Miami Beach, Aventura, Boca Raton, Weston and Palm Beach Gardens. Raw Juce is 100% organic, raw, cold pressed, juice to ensure that vital enzymes, nutrients, and minerals stay intact.

EnerBee is a healthy and great tasting beverage alternative that was designed to provide you sustained energy the way nature intended. With EnerBee you can get the energy you need while feeling great about what you are putting in your body. EnerBee helps protect the vital honeybee population by donating a portion of every sale to increasing awareness and support for the honeybee Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD).

Although many people may not realize it, the relationship between honeybees and humans is a very symbiotic one. Honeybees are responsible for pollinating one-third of all the food we eat, and as much as we need their help, they need our help also. This is why we decided to form The HoneyBee Alliance. Whether you support beekeepers, bee research, or even organic and Non-GMO farming practices, The HoneyBee Alliance needs you.

Cocomazing healthy coconut sparkling water has three remarkable flavors taste great: Cherry Pomegranate, Limon and Blood Orange. Cherry Pomegranate is a mouthwatering blend of the sweet and tart flavors of these terrific fruits. Limon features a subtle twist on the common tartness of lemon lime fruit combos. Blood Orange gives a distinctive sweet, less acidic, orange taste. All three flavors go beyond being merely satisfying, they are truly invigorating. Perfect for a day on the water! For more information contact Jeff Lemen (813) 416-7343

Our rosé is pale pink in color that exudes floral orange blossom aromas. Made from 100% Grenache from the South of France, we use mature berries to balance the flavors of ripe berries that gives it a wonderful acidity and soft minerality. Rosé has often been considered a summer wine but it is our goal to bring rosé to the forefront of everyday indulgence. Notorious Pink has won Double Gold Medal Top Fifty Rosé 2015, five Gold Medals and two "Judges Favorite," in addition to a myriad of silver and bronze medals in regional competitions, as well as in Paris.

Scavi & Ray Prosecco and Moscato are one of Italy’s premium brands; typified by its elegant design andoutstanding grape quality and cultivated in a breath-taking sun-drenched landscape with perfect soil conditions. The grapes are harvested by hand with tradition, passion and diligence. A premium, international brand, chosen by innovators, professionals and fashion forward individuals, Scavi & Ray believes only the best will do! Please contact Jeff Lemen for more information (813) 416-7343. Daily tasting experiences from 12pm to 1pm.

Small batch handcrafted ultra-premium vodka made in Tampa, FL from Florida sourced natural ingredients, no added sugar or anything artificial so no hangover! Touch Vodka uses only the finest wildflower honey, Key Limes, Valencia Oranges, and Ruby Red Grapefruit from South Florida. Our Artisan Vodka is dangerously smooth. Perfect for on board adventures. Please contact Jeff Lemen at (813) 416-7343 for more information. Daily tasting experiences from 2pm to 3pm.

Woodford Reserve is crafted in small batches to ensure the proper time and care is taken to customize each of the five sources of flavor. This batch process creates the distinct taste and crisp, clean finish that sets Woodford Reserve apart from other bourbons. Daily tasting experiences from 3pm to 5pm.

  • Thur. Feb 16, 10am - 6pm
  • Fri. Feb 17, 10am - 6pm
  • Sat. Feb 18, 10am - 6pm
  • Sun. Feb 19, 10am - 6pm
  • Mon. Feb 20, 10am - 5pm

VIP Experience Sponsors

VIP Experience Sponsors