FLOTILLA YACHT CHARTER CROATIA
Renting a sailboat in Croatia with 4 cabins, suitable for 5-6 persons will cost you between 3.500€ and 4.000 euros per week within high summer. If you sail Croatia in September or June, expect about 30% lower prices.
What are the extra costs at spot?
In high summer the prices for a small sailing boat start at 3.500 euros. Including: sailing yacht, skipper, fuel, marina and port fees, tourist taxes, base fee and outboard motor with tender. Here are average prices on all inclusive yacht charters in Croatia's high season:
To secure your sailing holidays in Croatia your yacht charter needs to be paid in advance. After you confirmed the booking, 50% of down payment needs to be paid. Balance payment is 4 weeks before your departure.
How do I pay the deposit?
The most common yacht charter payment method is wiring the money from your bank. Most of our clients use REVOLUT and WISE apps to send the money from their credit cards. These are the safest, fastest and also cheapest options to pay for your charter.
The summer months June, July and August is when you can expect the best of a yacht charter experince in Croatia. With dry and hot summer days, low winds and warm sea temperatures this time of the year is ideal for days sailors, beginners and sailing families.
You can sail from Split to Dubrovnik and back on a 2-week yacht charter itinerary. This is the most indulging way of visiting the most beautiful islands of southern Adriatic at a relaxing pace. For most crews and sailing clients 7 day round tour is recommended. Renting a sailing boat in Dubrovnik or in one of our Split yacht charters, you can expect the ultimate sailing week at the Croatian coast.
To charter a boat in Croatia requires a valid skipper's license that is issued by the state authority of the country that you are coming from. For sailing in Croatian territorial waters, you need a valid nautical international certificate of competence (ICC) and a VHF radio. If you are not sure that your permit is adequate, please check here if the certificate issued from your country is competent for Croatian waters.
With abundance of sunshine, warm and dry summers Croatia is ideal yacht charter destination, recommended for couples, flotilla holiday, groups of friends or a family sailing vacation. Hundreds of densely scattered islands and light summer winds make this European country one of the most popular and safest sailing destinations in the world. Croatian coast fusses together the very best for a 7 day boat holiday: natural scenery, crystal-clear seas, cultural and historical heritage, vibrant seaside villages and a world-known Mediterranean gastronomy.
These are the ultimate sailing holiday experiences in Croatia with selected sailing itineraries:
We believe that the outstanding performances should be rewarded, however, the final tip mostly depends up to your general satisfaction onboard our crewed charters. Gratuities are discretionary, but it's customary to acknowledge the crew effort. The usual tip for services aboard our skippered sailing boats is between 10 and 20% of the weekly fee, that should be given in cash at the end of your journey to your skipper.
Dalmatian islands betwen cities Zadar and Split are ideal for a relaxing Adriatic yacht charter week. These are the most beautiful islands to visit:
In most cases private yacht charters in Croatia has skipper service included and if clients desire also a stewardess/hostess on board. If you wish a care-free and a relaxing sailing cruise, we advise you hire a hostess. They are fluent in English and sometimes also multilingual. In cooperation with the skipper, they will make sure that your catamaran holiday in Croatia is an indulging experience. Please remember that your skipper and hostess are your best tripsadvisors, so simply trust yourself into their capable hands.
Here you can see the basic assignments that a hostess does:
Hostess fee starts at 140€ per day and can go up to 190€, depending on how many assignments she has and the number of the people on board. This fee does not include her meals.
Tip 1: We advise, that you assure her some APA money (advanced provisioning allowance) so that she has enough to pay for the daily shopping.
Tip 2: When you hire yacht in Croatia with a hostess you already get 2 meals included. That gives you more free time to explore the islands and have your dinner outside. Especially if you wish to taste Dalmatian delicacies in typical family-run taverns called "konoba". With their local knowledge and experience, a hostess will be happy to recommend best local restaurants.
Prevailing winds in Croatia are typically mild with frequent periods of calm so the waves don't reach more than 2 feet. The Dalmatian Coast is protected from rough seas thanks to the belt of islands just off mainland Croatia. Although the winds in Croatia (Bora wind especially) sometimes reach gale forces, there is always an island to protect you from choppy waves. Although thes places offer attractive sailing ambience, you should avoid them when Bora winds is forecasted: Kvarner Gulf, Velebit Channell and Makarska region.
8 essential things, you don't want to forget to bring on a sailing cruise:
Before departure please read about the Sail Croatia Packing List for newbies and remember to pack light.
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Enjoy in uncompromising cruising pleasures and exclusive onboard services beyond compare. Discover astounding Dalmatian coast and the idyllic islands Hvar, Vis, Korčula and Brač in a delightful relaxation and idyllic ambience on board our luxury catamarans
Both custom-made vessels provide impressive exterior and interior volumes with spacious and cozy lounge areas and relaxation corners. The highest level of comfort and style will elevate your holiday moments at the Adriatic coast to the highest level.
Full board service with professional chef and communicative stewardess is included. Your kids are going to love numerous water toys for entertainment while the adults can use sea scooters, water tubes or SUP for recreation. With our sociable skipper as your tour guide, get ready to experience an exceptional cruising holiday in Croatia.
Start your sailing in Croatia by selecting a reliable sailing yacht or catamaran charter from beautiful marinas along the Croatian coastline. A gentle cruise across the azure blue Adriatic on our premium boats is your best chance to discover myriad of islands at your own pace. Book the vessel that suits your travelling style and budget for a unforgettable yacht charter holiday in Croatia.