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Reflections, Resolutions and 2019 goals

Happy New Year!

Christmas and New Year always represents a period of togetherness; an opportunity to enjoy time with friends or family - possibly even planning your summer sailing trips? For many, it is also a time for reflection or resolutions and so we have decided to share our 2018 reflections and 2019 goals with you.

Our Family grew.

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In 2018 we welcomed several new faces to the team; Kate who has been studying digital marketing has joined us in the office team as our marketing and social media specialist, but she will also be helping with check-ins, so if you haven't already met Kate you probably will[...]

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Winter Sailing Offers

Take Advantage Of Our Winter Offer Rates


From 5th November until 1st March 2019 remember to take advantage of our Winter Offer Rates.

Choose a 4-day weekend (Friday 10am – Monday 4pm) or mid-week yacht charter (Monday Midday – Friday Midday) for the special rates click here

Please note the Winter Offers Rates cannot be combined with other discounts.

Late booking offers available based on standard low season pricing. To see all of our rates, discounts and latest offers please click here.

 

Did you know?

ALL of our yachts include on board heating, at no extra cost.

So when you can snuggle down[...]

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To buy your own sailing yacht or to charter? That is the question.

To buy your own sailing yacht or to charter? That is the question.

Unless you are lucky enough to be regularly invited along to crew on a friend’s yacht, you have two choices for your sailing holidays: to charter a yacht or to buy your own.

Below, Dirk Agter, co-founder and CEO of Yacht-Match, reviews these choices and introduces a way to turn boat ownership into an investment.

To Charter:

Many sailing enthusiasts choose chartering over ownership. A charter client has the freedom to choose any yacht type and destination. Each sailing holiday can be on a different yacht, offering a great way to experience a variety of boat sizes and styles.

In addition, the charter client pays a[...]

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5 Reasons To Charter in The UK

 5 Reasons To Charter in The UK

The UK may not be the first place you think of when planning your yacht charter but actually, chartering in the UK offers many advantages and benefits to the UK-based sailor.

1. A weekend Escape

You can easily arrange a weekend charter in the UK, which simply isn’t feasible if you are looking further afield.

Hamble Point Yacht Charters’ weekend package runs from 4pm on Friday to 5pm on Sunday allowing two nights on board and you can be back in the office / school on Monday morning with none of your precious annual leave allowance used.

With evening handovers available[...]

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Spring Tides

Spring Tides

As the seasons roll on and we embrace Spring, we thought we’d look at Spring Tides and their impact on yacht chartering and sailing.

The first thing to know about spring tides, is they have absolutely nothing to do with Spring!

What Are Spring Tides?

A spring tide or ‘springs’ is a higher than average tide, whilst ‘neaps’ refers to a lower than average tide.  A spring tide occurs roughly every fortnight.

What Causes Spring Tides?

Tides are caused by the gravitational pull generated by the Sun and Moon.

As the moon orbits Earth, twice a month, the Earth, Sun and Moon are all in alignment – and this combined gravitational pull is what causes the larger surges[...]

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