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Bareboat Yacht Charter

Bareboat sailing is ideal for those with experience who prefer to decide on their own pace and itinerary. We have a range of yachts from 35 to 52 feet, based at Lefkas marina. All our yachts are well maintained and handed over at the start of your week with yacht systems training and yacht base support.

You are free to organise your own itinerary and push off from Lefkas marina when you choose. As a Bareboater, you can return the boat back to the marina by the designated return-time on the following Saturday afternoon, after your week of sailing.

Our lead crew will still be on hand to help you with your planning and they will never be much further than a simple VHF call away.


Our Bareboats Are Ideal For...

  • Skippers wishing to explore the Ionian at their own pace.
  • Skippers with an ICC or Day Skipper/Coastal Skipper qualification.
  • If you don’t have a qualification, they take our IYT Bareboat Skippers course on a two week Stay Sail
  • Try our Flexi Flotilla for the best of both!

The Ionian Islands

The Ionian Islands offer sailors a sheltered sailing area with short island-hopping distances, easy-holding anchorages and culture tours with fantastic things-to-do-ashore, to break up the sailing.

As well as reliable, thermal winds and a friendly welcome in every port, you can expect lots of hot sunshine and a long summer which starts in April and ends in October.

Lefkada perfectly serves the southern Ionian and its many picturesque Islands offer thousands of miles of stunning coastline with clear water inlets, bays and quaint harbour towns to explore.


The Sailing Conditions...

The Ionians offer sheltered locations with calm seas and fair winds. Expect a gentle start to each day with a Force 1-2 in the morning which builds slowly to a Force 2-4 by mid-afternoon.

The area is renowned for its consistent winds and warm waters which attracts beginner skippers and sailors with experience sho just want a proper break, and a relaxed sailing holiday for their family. From May to September average sunshine is 10-12 hours a day, and temps range between 25 -35C.


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What Qualifications Do I Need?

To hire a yacht anywhere abroad, either on bareboat or flotilla, with us or another operator then you will need some prior experience and a basic qualification like a Day Skipper, ICC or International Skippers license to prove your skills.

Fortunately, we’re able to help you achieve a skippers qualification, whether you are a complete newbie to sailing or you have some experience but no piece of paper to prove your skills.


A Diverse Range Of Modern Cruisers

Choose from a great range of very modern yachts in our Lefkas marina fleet, from 36 to 54 feet. They are fully equipped with galley (kitchen) and everything that you will need for your week.

Each yacht is prepared for your arrival, including bed linen and towels, so you’ll just need your food and drink.


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Stay & Sail

Why not combine a yacht flotilla or bareboat with a week at our fantastic Surf Hotel Beach Club in Vassiliki.

Week 1 at the Surf Hotel for dinghy sailing, windsurfing, kids clubs, activities and relaxation followed by week 2 on board your own yacht starting in Lefkas marina, a 30min transfer away.


Fly With Us Or Self-travel...

Our yachts and flotillas are sold without travel included so you can organise your own flights (Preveza airport) and transfers to the marina base or we can organise everything for you.

The transfer from Preveza to Lefkas marina is about 35 mins.

Marina Address: Lefkas Marina, East Shore Lefkada, 311 00 Greece

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