ANTIGUA CHARTER TYPES AVAILABLE
Our exceptional selection of monohulls, catamarans, motor boats and luxury yachts for charter out of Antigua are available in the following classes:
ANTIGUA BAREBOAT CHARTERS - The ultimate in privacy & freedom, bareboat rentals are for groups having their own qualified skipper. Hiring a captain and or hostess/cook always remains an option. For a list of our available Bareboat yachts, please Click Here.
For a more detailed description of each Charter Type Available, please Click Here.
DEPARTURE BASES - English Harbour / Jolly Harbour
English Harbour (Nelson's Dockyard): This yacht charter base is located in the best known spot on Antigua at Nelson's Dockyard in the South of the Island. Built by the famous Admiral Lord Nelson this is an ideal starting point for exploring the coastline and some of Antigua’s lovely beaches. This historic area is now known as much for its lively pubs and restaurants as its fascinating history. Nearby Shirley Heights is popular for its famous “Jump Up” BBQs and punch parties with dancing and live music.
Jolly Harbour: Situated on the sheltered Leeward side of the island, the approach to Jolly Harbour Marina is through gorgeous aquamarine water amidst beautiful bays and quiet sandy beaches - all of which are accessible and just a short boat ride away.
ASA SAILING COURSE
Vacation and learn to sail at the same time one a fun-filled week of cruising the Antigua keys under the friendly guidance of your own licensed sailing instructor. You'll learn the difference between a sheet and a halyard, practice basic navigation among a chain of glittering islands, review anchoring techniques as you stop mid-day to explore an undersea coral garden, master docking at a fine marina for dinner and dancing, and maybe even touch on celestial navigation as you stargaze from your boat, anchored in a moonlit cove. For more information, please ask one of our travel consultants.
SUGGESTED CRUISING PROGRAM
The local skippers have prepared a great sample bareboat program sharing their favorite beaches and moorings with our customers. Please click on below link for program details:
Jolly Harbour: 10 Day Itinerary
Having completed your last minute shopping in the mall adjacent to the charter office, now is the time to try out your yacht. As it is your first day on board, venture out into the calm, protected water on the leeward side of the island, hoist the sails and enjoy a leisurely cruise
English Harbour: 7 Day Itinerary
Our base at the historic Nelson's Dockyard in English Harbour is the perfect starting point for an Antigua sailing itinerary. With 365 beaches, one for each day of the year, you will be spoiled with all of the choices on your Antigua Yacht Charter.
Below you will find links to additional information we are certain you will find useful pertaining to your yacht charter vacation out of Antigua.
Practical Travel Info: For useful tourism related information for Antigua.