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Prices fall: Has the peak of the charter business in Croatia been reached?

After a whole series of years of successive price increases, our data shows that the average weekly price of renting a boat in Croatia has fallen by approximately 5%. Such statistics are based on approximately 4,000 vessels for rent in our database in Croatia, which is a very large sample that gives a fairly accurate insight into the real situation. Otherwise, prices grew by about 10 percent on an annual basis, which is otherwise normal and "relatively" acceptable due to the usual increase in..

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Navigating Es Vedrà: A Yachtsman's Guide to Cruising to Ibiza's Mystical Island

Embarking on Your Es Vedrà Expedition For yachtsmen seeking an unforgettable experience in Ibiza, setting sail for Es Vedrà aboard a rented boat or chartered yacht promises a blend of natural beauty, mystery, and adventure. Situated off the southwestern coast of Ibiza, Es Vedrà stands as a sentinel of intrigue, drawing sailors with its mystical aura and breathtaking scenery. Here's your comprehensive guide to navigating the waters and unlocking the secrets of this legendary island. &n..

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Exploring Zlatni Rat Beach During Your Yachting Adventure

Discover the Beauty of Croatia's Famous Beach Embarking on a cruising journey along Croatia's stunning coastline offers a unique opportunity to experience the breathtaking beauty of Zlatni Rat Beach. Situated on the southern coast of Brač Island, Zlatni Rat is celebrated as one of Croatia's most captivating beaches, attracting travelers from across the globe. With its crystal-clear waters, golden pebble shores, and ever-changing shape, this natural wonder is a must-visit destination for t..

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Discovering Koufonisia Sea Caves: A Must-Visit Destination for boaters

Boat and Yacht Charter in the Small Cyclades Dreaming of an unforgettable adventure exploring Greece's hidden gems? Look no further than the Koufonisia Sea Caves nestled within the Small Cyclades archipelago. With boat and yacht charters readily available, you can embark on a personalized journey to discover these captivating wonders.   Renting a boat or yacht provides the freedom to tailor your exploration to your preferences. Whether you opt for a sleek motorboat or a luxur..

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Yacht Charter Certification

Yacht Rent is the holder of the Yacht Pool certificate, which is a guarantee of good business results. Only verified and relevant companies are holders of this certificate as a prerequisite for providing quality service for the purpose of protection and safety of their clients. This certificate is held only by those companies whose balance sheets are checked annually by insurers.   "Checked & Trusted" by Yacht Pool provides a list of all agencies and companies that recorded g..

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Yacht Transport - What to Consider?

Are you thinking of exploring faraway places on your yacht? Is there a yacht race you have always wanted to enter but didn’t as it was on the other side of the world? Or maybe, your yacht is currently moored in the Caribbean and you want to cruise the Mediterranean without having to sail the Atlantic first. Are you a yacht charter company looking to move its yachts across the world? If any of the above apply to you, employing a boat shipping company could be the solution for you. Choosing..

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Saxdor 270 GTO - Day Cruiser Boat For The Discerning Customer

Perhaps you are thinking of owning or renting a boat to discover hidden destinations along the coast. Maybe you want to take a cruise with friends to chat, have a drink, and enjoy the sea air. With this in mind, the Saxdor 270 GTO is an excellent choice if you want to enjoy a compact boat for the day or the weekend. Saxdor, based in Helsinki, Finland, and with a shipyard in Elk, Poland, constructs boats of the highest quality, with cutting-edge design, fuel efficiency, and a signature hul..

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Chania - a must stop when cruising Crete in Greece

Our sailing experience around the Greek islands in our chartered yacht finally took us to Crete, the largest of the Greek islands. It is only 2727 km from north Africa and, being June, we were guaranteed blue skies, sunshine, and clear turquoise waters. We had heard that the harbour of Chania in western Crete is the most beautiful harbour on the island, so we headed there in our sailing boat. The harbour is enclosed by a 16th-century sea wall with a narrow entrance channel. There is a lightho..

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Sailing Through The Kornati National Park

There is a reason that the Kornati National Park is called a nautical paradise. It is an area of unforgettable beauty, and to enjoy it to its full advantage, you should reserve at least a few days for your visit, if not more. We chartered a 45-foot sailboat and made our way through the 89 spectacular islands, islets, and reefs. The outstanding landscape and the jagged and indented coast lend themselves to exceptional photo opportunities. You can’t help but notice the breathtaking cliffs on so..

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The King Fisher 6.50 Weekend - A High-Quality Pleasure Motorboat

If you are interested in chartering a motorboat for a day trip or perhaps an overnight stay, you won’t go far wrong with the King Fisher 6.50 Weekend motorboat manufactured in Greece. It has been built to the highest standards using modern technology and an up-to-date design. If you would like to charter this boat for a fishing trip, the King Fisher 6.50 Weekend can be fitted with a livewell system so that you can keep your fish and bait alive. This tank works by pumping water from the surrou..

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Q Yachts - The intelligent option in construction and performance - Green charter

We have entered a new era in yacht design and manufacture due to the high standards set by contemporary sailors  and the urgent need to go green even in yacht charter. Way back in 2004 Janne Kjellman founded Oceanvolt in Finland. They are renowned as the forerunner of electrical propulsion boating and have gone on to achieve multiple awards globally. Q Yachts - synonymous with silent boating Now Janne Kjellman brings us new innovation in the form of Q Yachts. Founded by him in 20..

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The Galeon 375 GTO - The Future of Motorboats

The Galeon 375 GTO is the latest motorboat to join the GTO range. It is the perfect yacht to charter for day trips as well as overnight stays. Galeon has had forty years of yacht-building experience and this is evident once you view its impressively sleek and sporty design. Stand-out features include a two-part sunroof that retracts giving the helmsman excellent visibility. The side windows can be opened providing the passengers with an enhanced sense of speed and the enjoyment of taking ..

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The Salona 46 - a game changer in the world of sailing

For its world premiere, this beautiful sailboat showcased at the Southampton Boat Show in September 2021. The reviews received were highly positive and we can see why. The most distinguishing features of the Salona 46 is its unique electric propulsion system with two Oceanvolt electric motors enabling easy close quarter manoeuvring, and the hydro-generation system, putting power back into the battery banks whilst sailing. Stylish attention to detail, with exquisite teak floors and fit..

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Sailing Charter to Rhodes

We had arrived in Rhodes!! Isn't it great when you can tick off another item on your wish list?! I have been fascinated with Ancient Greek history, their legends of powerful gods and goddesses, since I was young... and here I was at last.  A group of sailing friends and I had chartered a yacht to sail the Aegean Sea, which is an experience of itself, and the beautiful sunsets and turquoise seas will forever remain etched in our memories. As we approached the town of Rhodes (Ródos), t..

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Pegasus 50 - Ocean Sailing at its Best and Easiest

Have you been dreaming about buying a yacht, but can’t afford to buy the wrong one? There’s an exciting new option – you can hire a Pegasus 50 for short test sail and see what it’s like to sail one for yourself before you decide to invest. Whether you’re an experienced sailor or novice, you know that the three most important requirements for any sailing trip are safety, speed and comfort for the skipper and his guests. A boat that handles easily and is well-suited to short-handed blue wat..

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Set sail for a land of legend and beauty - Rovinj, Istria

Many of you know Croatia as a most sought-after tourist and sailing destination. But have you heard of a gem on the Istrian Peninsula called Rovinj? Well we were enamoured by this ancient and quaint town with its turquoise seas, picture-perfect colourful houses and shiny, well-worn cobblestone streets that surprised us at every turn. Rovinj has an interesting and rich history dating way back to when it was a settlement of the Venetian or Illyrian tribes, through the Byzantine and then Fra..

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Monachus Yachts - Honouring the timeless philosophy of boatbuilding

The protagonist of the ultra-modern Mediterranean sailing and cruising style In Dalmatia, Croatia in 2004 an exclusive motor boat and yacht manufacturing shipyard was born from the vision of one man. Let me introduce you to Monachus Yachts and the man that created them. The founder of the Monachus Yachts brand, Mr. Hari Tabak, has been captivated by the navigational properties and hydrodynamics of various types of boats and yachts ever since attending sailing school in 1972. Monac..

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ACI Marina, Rovinj - Take a sailing break in the lap of luxurious beauty

Wow! Just wow! That was my first impression as we sailed towards Rovinj on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula in Croatia. The town is quaintly ancient and, by contrast, the ACI Marina on its southeastern side, where our compass was pointed, is pure modern magnificence! A wonderful and striking blend of old and new! Our chartered yacht had been a pleasure navigating around the islands along Croatian's northern coastline. It was comfortable and well-equipped and our days had bee..

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Sailing the Brijuni Archipelago: Verige - The Bay of Chains

"And on the Brijuni Islands Venus is born from the sea foam! In the bay of Verige (on the eastern coast of Veliki Brijun), she is petrified in cannelured (grooved) stone columns with Corinthian capitals, one of the temple remains of a first century residential villa", writes Istrian writer and poet Daniel Načinović. We were enjoying a sailing trip around this scenic part of the world - the archipelago of islands off northern Croatia known as Brijuni. Our yacht was berthed in the port at V..

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Cruise through the Brijuni archipelago: The Boathouse

What's not to love about sailing around Croatia? Least of all the fact that it has over 1,000 islands scattered across it's coastline. One of my favourite is an archipelago of 14 islands in the northern Adriatic Sea known as the Brijuni Islands. This entire complex of islands boasts a world class holiday resort, having attracted very many famous people over time, and forms an esteemed Croatian National Park. As we sailed from Istria on our chartered 40ft sailboat, we crossed the narrow Fa..

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