Money

Questions about money, what is included, additional costs, deposits etc

Pricing policy – no hidden extras

No hidden extras - your price includes a skipper & transit log 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. [...]

Pricing policy – no hidden extras 2019-02-26T22:36:47+00:00

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 [...]

What is a transit log? 2019-01-08T11:01:42+00:00

Are skipper’s and hostess’s services included in price?

A skipper is included in the price on The Yacht Break, whereas the hostess is optional. Guests are required to provide them with food and drink during the charter. If you are having dinner onshore, you can either invite your crew with you or give them some money to have [...]

Are skipper’s and hostess’s services included in price? 2018-12-19T10:37:51+00:00

Travel Insurance

The price you pay does not include travel insurance as The Yacht Break does not sell or organise such insurance. In accordance with our bookings terms and conditions, you must have sufficient travel insurance that covers adventurous activities such as sailing prior to the commencement of your holiday.

Travel Insurance 2018-12-19T10:40:05+00:00

Besides the charter fee, are there additional costs I should budget for?

Please budget for the following additional costs during your holiday: Prior to travel Airfare Travel insurance At the charter office Tourist tax €1.50 pp/day Any optional extras you have requested will be paid direct to the charter office (except additional crew) A deposit will be held against your credit card in case [...]

Besides the charter fee, are there additional costs I should budget for? 2018-12-19T10:41:23+00:00

Which currency should I use to pay for mooring fees and other expenses?

The Croatian currency is the Kuna (HRK), therefore it should be used to pay for all services in the country*. Occasionally it is possible to pay mooring fees in Euros, but this marina specific and should be checked in advance. Cash is king in Croatia and you can find ATMs [...]

Which currency should I use to pay for mooring fees and other expenses? 2018-12-19T10:41:46+00:00

Do I need to leave a deposit in charter office?

The charter office will hold a deposit, to the value stated on the yacht summary, for the duration of your sail. This is held against your credit card; they all accept Visa and MasterCard and some take AMEX. It is to protect against damage to the outboard engine, anchor, dinghy, [...]

Do I need to leave a deposit in charter office? 2018-12-19T10:41:59+00:00