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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 will then return the boat back to Lefkas 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 will never be much further than a VHF radio or mobile phone call away.


Our Bareboats Are Ideal For...

  • Those of you who want to explore the Ionian at your own pace.
  • People who have an ICC or Day Skipper/Coastal Skipper qualification..
  • Anyone who wants the feeling of planning your own route and itinerary.
Average Resort Temps

Ionian Yacht Charter

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

As well as consistent wind 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 the many picturesque Islands which offer thousands of miles of stunning coastline with clear water inlets, bays and quaint harbour towns to explore.

The Sailing Conditions...

The Ionian Islands 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 thermal wind and warm waters throughout a long summer which starts in April and ends in October.

From May to September average sunshine is 10-12 hours a day, and temps range between 25 -35C.

What Do I Need?

To hire a yacht for a bareboat or flotilla charter in Greece requires the skipper to have some previous sailing experience and either an RYA Day Skipper, RYA Coastal Skipper, RYA Keelboat 2 certificate, or an International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

Sailors without these qualifications, (but with experience), can quite easily take their ICC assessment in just half a day at their local RYA training centre.

A Diverse Range Of Modern Cruisers

Choose from a great range of very modern yachts in our Lefkas marina fleet, from 36 to 50 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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