- Why Cabin Charter?
- Do I Need to Know How to Sail?
- Is Smoking Permitted on Board?
- What is included in the price?
- What Should I Bring With Me?
- Are Pets Allowed on Board?
- How Much Do I Tip the Crew?
- Do I Need Insurance?
- Can I Bring My Own Drinks on Board?
- Can You Arrange Transfers?
- Are the bathrooms and toilets shared or private?
- Do we need to bring our own towels?
If you have difficulties to compose a group or if you want to be alone you can join one of our regular tours and charter one or more cabin. You will have a chance to meet people from all around the world while enjoying one of the most unique and relaxing holidays in the Aegean. As the Cabin Charter reservation continue until the last minute, we can give the boats name one day before the departure. The itineraries, menus and ports of embarkation and disembarkation for the Cabin Charters are fixed and cannot be altered.
No qualifications are required for skippered, crewed or gulet holidays. For skippered holidays you can assist in handling the yacht according to the skipper’s instructions or you can just watch and relax with sailing.
Smoking is not permitted inside the yachts for safety reasons and for the comfort of future charter guests. If you are a heavy smoker you can smoke on the deck.
Each tour and charter region/country has its own charter terms. This information is written on each tour.
At least two swimming suits. High protection sun lotion, sun protection cap, protection lipstick, the attire should be according to warm (night) – hot (daytime) temperatures, camera, beach towels and personal towels. No shoes are allowed on board but flip-flops are ok and bring your sneakers or walking shoes for land cruising.
Yachts do not permit guests to bring pets on board for several reasons. Crew is required to maintain rigid cleanliness standards for all their guests and there is a potential of allergens from animal remaining on board. Animals are typically not accustomed to the strict confinement of a ship and an active cruising can be quite uncomfortable for pets. Just like humans, animals can also be sensitive to the effects of motion and may become disoriented or lethargic.
A crew gratuity is both customary and discretionary. 5 – 10% of the base charter price is usually the norm depending totally on your discretion. It is usually given to the captain at the end of the charter and divided equally among the crew members.
Your charter agreement will detail insurance provisions: the yacht remains insured by the owner during your charter, however we advise all charterers to consider cancellation and curtailment insurance. You may also consider Personal Accident or Medical Insurance plus Personal Effects Insurance, which is generally not included in the Charter Fee.
It is not permitted to bring your drinks to the boat for Cabin Charters. Drinks can be bought from the yacht’s bar.
Yes, we can arrange all kinds of transfer depending on your request.
Hand and bath towels are provided. You may bring your own beach towels.