The 75th annual Cannes Film Festival is a film festival that took place from 17 to 28 May 2022. The festival featured a tribute to actor Tom Cruise, whose film Top Gun: Maverick premiered at the festival and where the actor was awarded an Honorary Palme d’Or award on short notice. The official poster for the festival was designed as a homage to The Truman Show (1998).

The festival returned to its full spectator capacity after disruption to the last two events due to COVID-19 restrictions in France and Bettina was right in the mix.

We had a very successful charter for the same prestigious company as in NINE previous years and they loved their time aboard Bettina and have already asked to charter again for the Cannes Film Festival 2023…



Cannes MIPIM 2022 (Le Marché International des Professionnels de L’immobilier) is a 4-day real estate exhibition, conference and networking event gathering 26,800 international property professionals, in Cannes. Of course, Bettina was back in the heart of the action during this year’s event…

We had a very successful charter for the same prestigious company as in previous years and they loved their time aboard Bettina and have already asked to charter again for MIPIM 2023…


Bettina available for the TWFA World exhibition – Cannes 2020

We now have availability for a new charter client on Bettina for this year’s TFWA World Exhibition, an exciting networking event for those in duty free and travel retail. The TWFA World Exhibition and Conference returns to the Palaise des Festival in Cannes at the end of September.

Held over 6 days, this event is an exciting and unique opportunity to network with over 3,000 different brands in the field. Delegates are available to find out what the latest innovations and developments in travel retail are, as well as make new business partners and reconnect with old ones.

Among those exhibiting will be companies from the wine, tobacco, fashion, gifts, fragrance, watches, jewellery and cosmetics industries. You will have an opportunity to mingle with exhibitors during a range of activities, whether that be during the conference and workshops, or perhaps at one of the more social events, which this year include sailing and golf among others.

Many of the companies attending Cannes Festivals have found out that they really stand out to the Festival Market Place when using a charter yacht berthed in the Old Port and located just steps away from the Palaise des Festival.

For Corporate Entertaining Motor Yacht Bettina can be used as a base for your Company with accommodation for your staff and catering for most clients’ requirements for Luncheons, Buffets, Dinners and Parties / Receptions.

Bettina can be utilised as the central meeting point for all your staff and clients alike, to get together and exchange information privately, especially during meal times which can be a big plus factor as is the possibility of branding the boat and a quayside tent to present a high profile image of your Company to the Festival Market Place.

Surely there is no better way to attend a Cannes Festival Event….. For more details on planning a corporate charter at a 2020 conference, contact us today.

High jinx on the high seas on Motor Yacht Bettina

A day cruise on Motor Yacht Bettina is never a dull affair, particularly for family days out…. are you brave enough ?

Bettina Chef on UK TV

Jessica Sampson who often helps out in the galley of the family yacht Bettina during Cannes Festival Charters is one of ten young British chefs selected by Jason Atherton for his new six-part BBC2 program
“The Brigade” which starts on Tuesday the 30th of July at 21:00. They have travelled throughout Europe and taken on the challenges of cooking at Michellin starred restaurants facing all sorts of challenges.

View the program trailer

Bettina is always in the heart of the action in Cannes – Video

Here’s just a small taster of the atmosphere in Cannes Port during festival time. Jetee Albert Edouard (Festival Quay) is the most electric place throughout all the Business Events held in the Palais des Festival, none more than the Cannes Lions | International Festival of Creativity.

BBH were our clients this year, (as they have been for many years before) and they took full advantage of the four cabins, all of which have ensuite facilities and air conditioning.

We provided Luncheons, Buffets, Dinners and also a really busy and buzzing cocktail party. BBH utilised Bettina as the central meeting point for their staff & clients alike, to get together and exchange information at meal times. They find our on-board catering service is very cost effective and BBH hosted several client dinners on board throughout the week. They utilised the four separate areas for on-board meetings including the aft-deck table which seats twelve, the top-deck table for eight & the foredeck 6/8. We provided a full uniformed crew at all times, day and night; including our Captain Walter, Chef Angie, Steward and Stewardesses.

BBH had the usual quayside tent hired in to act as their hospitality reception area, from which were served drinks and delicious canapés.

Our normal prime location in Cannes Old Port (just a few meters from the Palais) enables clients to present a high profile for the market place, three major TV Channels have filmed, aboard Bettina at major Film Festivals & International companies have had product launches & promotions.

Explore our website for full descriptions, information, ideas and pictures for YOUR next Cannes corporate Event…

Great Fresh Seafood for Lunch on Bettina

A couple of weeks ago we hosted a truly magnificent seafood lunch to the guys and girls from BBH whilst they enjoyed a day cruise to the Lerins Islands during their corporate downtime during the Lions Festival of Creativity here in Cannes.

The two platters prepared by our friends at Poissonnerie Forville consisted of Lobsters, King Crab, Madagascar Prawns, Oysters, Bouilotand brown shrimps

BBH back on Bettina for The Cannes Lions 2019

The guys and girls from BBH were back on board Motor Yacht Bettina for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in June this year, and going by their Trip Advisor review they had a great time…

We hired Bettina recently corporate event, running over a week and it was absolutely fantastic. Everything from start to finish was amazing.
The staff are extremely attentive and lovely, they’re flexible and able to work around difficult schedules. The boat itself is a classic, has lots of space for hosting parties and many area in which to dine. When is comes to entertaining Bettina’s chef cooks incredible breakfast, lunch and dinner and can work around all your needs. We have been hiring this boat for over 5 years and we’ll definitely be coming back next year.

Great Cannes Film Festival Weather on Bettina for Timeless Films

The Film Festival is off to a fabulous start with blue skies and bright sunshine. The guys from Timeless films are ready to face this prestigious event…

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