Isle of Skye Yachts offer a varied selection of boats for your holiday so you are sure to find something to your taste.
Isle of Skye Yachts offer the opportunity to sail in one of the best cruising areas in the world. Isle of Skye Yachts offer Bareboat and Skippered Yacht Charter as well as a range of support services to visiting yachts and Corporate Charters. The Company have an excellent reputation built up over a number of years and have won several Awards including the 2013 SCDI Crown Estates Award for One to Watch Award for Excellence in a Marine Business and have recentlybeen nominated in the Best Outdoor/Adventure Experience category for the 2016/2017 Scottish Thistle Awards.
Most charters run on a weekly basis commencing on Friday or Saturday (see price list for details), but other days can be arranged, particularly at short notice. There are often Special Offers available for Mid and Low season dates or for bookings at short notice.
Starting your charter holiday from the Isle of Skye leads you into the heart of one of the best cruising areas in the world. Most people visiting for the first time for a one week holiday would plan a circumnavigation of Skye if the weather is appropriate. The fact that you can sail around the island limits the need to set off in one direction and then have to return the same way. There are endless destinations to choose from in the Inner and Outer Hebrides, Small Isles, Skye itself and the remote and dramatic North West Mainland of Scotland.
All boats are fully equipped with safety equipment to Charter Standard Category 2. Central heating, chart plotters, showers, Navtex, DSC radios and autohelm are available on each boat and included in the price.
The company is based at Armadale/Ardvasar on the Isle of Skye. When you arrive to board your yacht for your holiday it will be on one of our moorings in Armadale Bay. The Company has a boatyard, workshop and office facilities at Ardvasar about ½ mile away – this is where most of the yachts live during the winter.
There has been a successful yacht charter operation at Armadale since the 1975. It is now a Limited Company run by hands on Directors Mark and Charmian Entwistle and a dedicated staff team. As experienced sailors themselves they do everything possible to ensure that your charter or course will run smoothly from start to finish. Their attention to detail is excellent and there is an broad range of services available to customers. Whatever your requirements just ask for more information and they will help you if at all possible.
The company offers a variety of services to visiting yachts including moorings, gas, diesel and minor repairs. Showers are available at the boatyard for all visitors.
Details of all the yachts available can be found on the website www.skyeyachts.co.uk and there is a selection of possible itineraries to choose from to whet your appetite. If you would like more information about any aspect of planning a holiday with Isle of Skye Yachts then we will be delighted to hear from you.