Booking

Any queries you have regarding the booking process

Pricing policy – no hidden extras

No hidden extras The Yacht Break has a transparent pricing policy so there will be no unpleasant surprises during the booking/check-in processes. The price per week that you are initially quoted includes the cost of the skipper and the transit log. This can be worth as much as €1600, depending [...]

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How do I book a vessel?

Booking is easy. You can browse our portfolio of boats in the Yachts section, filtering by base marina as well as specific vessel types and attributes. If you prefer a more personal approach, you are welcome to either fill in the contact form, or give us a call, and we [...]

How do I book a vessel? 2019-01-08T09:48:02+00:00

Can I charter a vessel for less than a week?

Sailing yacht charters usually begin, and end, on Saturdays. Off-season (October - April) If you wish to sail for less than a week in the low season this can be arranged. Pricing will be on a pro-rata basis (ie proportional to the number of days spent on board). High season [...]

Can I charter a vessel for less than a week? 2019-01-08T09:48:06+00:00

Can I take over the vessel before the time determined for check-in?

Saturdays are busy hand over days in the marina. If you have booked an early check-in, you should arrive at the marina around 12pm, otherwise come for 2pm. If you are arriving before this time, let us know your eta. It may be possible for us to have your vessel [...]

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Why book through an agent?

A great agent vets the boats from many charter companies, only adding yachts and catamarans into their portfolio that they are 100% happy with. This, in turn, leads to happy sailors and returning customers. You can be assured that our experts have filtered the fleet and that we only offer [...]

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Can you help me organize a special event?

Our dedicated team at The Yacht Break is here to help make your holiday perfect. We can assist with all sorts of occasions to make them extra special, for example: Honeymoons/proposals Hen/Stag do Milestone birthdays/anniversaries Just let us know what you are celebrating and we will collaborate to plan it [...]

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What is a transit log?

The transit log is a fee that the charter company applies to the boat hire. This is an obligatory extra and therefore The Yacht Break includes the cost of it within our pricing, as you have no choice but to pay it. For a detailed break-down of what the transit [...]

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How are menus and food choices decided and when?

Your hostess will contact you a week or two before your departure to discuss the menu she will prepare each day. Once you have sent any dietary requirements and food preferences through, she will draw up a comprehensive menu for your approval. On departure day, you will give her some [...]

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Yacht availability

There is a possibility that the yacht you choose when making your booking may not be available. For example, if it has suffered damage and requires maintenance. As a result, we reserve the right to cancel your booking up to 5 working days from your booking date. In all cases, [...]

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