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:
English Harbour: 7 Day Itinerary
Start you Antigua sailing itinerary, sailing to Jolly Harbour, it offers great amenities to visitors, has stunning white sand beaches, and a diversity of Restaurants, where you can choose from authentic Greek to classic French cuisine. Visit the lovely Great Bird Island, home to the exotic brown pelican. Sail to Dickenson Bay, and idyllic place for swimming, snorkeling, and windsurfing.
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.
Jolly Harbour: 7 Day ItineraryExplore Antigua’s winding coastline bursting with soft, sandy beaches. You can navigate the same waters as Horatio Nelson and scuba and snorkel the same coral reefs that were once the bane of marauding enemy ships.
Below you will find links to additional information we are certain you will find useful pertaining to your yacht charter vacation out of Antigua.
Frequently Asked Questions about Antigua
Practical Travel Info: For useful tourism related information for Antigua.
Frequently Asked Questions about your yacht charter