Long-term Yacht Rentals
Do you wish you could work differently or even take a complete break but are unsure how? We have the answers and offer the opportunity to explore further, sail for longer and find your dream isolation among our 50+ destinations.What’s on this page
Redesign your life for adventure!
A long-term bareboat yacht charter means you can really experience a destination, local culture and cuisine and make new friends for life.
Get in touch for more information. Read our guide to long-term yacht charter destinations.
The world has changed and many businesses are offering remote working for their employees. Many are allowing flexibility with the words “work from home” and are happy for you to work anywhere there is internet access.
What’s to stop you leaving your home desk behind and relocating to work onboard our comfortable yachts instead?
You can enjoy the amenities of a marina during your working week and the best of the ocean during your free time. What more could you want?
Talk to us about our long-term yacht rentals, available during peak and even off-season, in many of our destinations.
Want a life-changing adventure?
Unleash your inner explorer and sail parts of the world you want to get to know in greater depth. We are here for those dreaming of sailing the world too!
We can help if you want to immerse yourself in a destination with a long-term charter or if you want to sail one-way. We can help take the hassle out of the experience. Read about one person’s story of sailing the Pacific Islands on a long-term yacht charter.
Make sure you are qualified to sail in your intended destination.
Working remotely onboard
The world of business is changing and becoming more flexible. If your company is relaxed about remote working, switch up your home for a boat with our long-term yacht rentals.
Discover the world of work and play while living onboard a yacht. Life can be tough and it’s time to prioritize your wellbeing. There are so many benefits to being around blue water for your creativity, productivity and health.
Why work from a boat?
Flexibility – you can sail whenever you are free
Internet access – most of our marinas offer Wi-Fi
Freedom – explore where and when you like
Seclusion – find the most remote anchorages
Amenities – use the marina’s facilities
Community – meet like-minded sailors
The benefits of being near water
Quietens busy minds
Resets tired bodies
Increases feelings of calm
Things to consider
Destination – choose somewhere with a good local sailing ground so you do not have to rely on crossing borders to explore
Marina – choose according to your needs in terms of quite spots versus lively marina bars
Time of year – it can be cost-effective to take a long-term charter off-season
Weather – if your destination is cold off-season, keep in mind our yachts can be made nice and warm with heaters
Yacht – make sure it has enough room for you on board and also to accommodate friends and family who may visit at the weekends
Immersive travel experiences
Take a break from a busy career, enjoy family time, or embrace your empty nest with our long-term yacht rentals. Our sabbatical fleet has well-maintained yachts for long-term charters, whether you want to sail for a month or longer. We offer help and advice to make your adventure ideas a reality.
Sail the world for longer
It has never been easier for you to join the increasing number of sailors heading off on a longer sailing adventure. With our long-term yacht rentals, you can plan your adventure with confidence knowing you will never be far from one of our bases in our extensive network. Each of our bases has a professional, experienced team to help you with any technical questions or issues.
Why sail long-term?
Discover the authentic destination as a local rather than a tourist
Soak up the local culture at leisure
Visit coves and islands too remote for shorter vacations
Go at your own pace with the flexibility to linger when you’ve made a new discovery
FAQSee all our FAQs
What is the cancellation policy for Sail Share?
We highly recommend you arrange travel insurance in case you need to cancel for an unexpected reason to cover non-refundable deposits.
Our Sail Share cabin cancellation fees are:
- More than 90 days before original embarkation date: 25% of the charter fee
- 89 – 60 days before original embarkation date: 50% of the charter fee
- 59 – 30 days before original embarkation date: 75% of the charter fee
- Fewer than 29 days before original embarkation date: 100% of the charter fee
How flexible is the itinerary for a Sail Share charter?
Our yacht itineraries are designed by our destination experts and are set to showcase the best of the destination’s highlights. They are set and not flexible, even if you book all the cabins.
What happens if the weather changes during my Sail Share?
The skipper may decide to change the itinerary if there is bad weather.
Can I choose which cabin I want when I book a Sail Share?
Choose a double cabin with shared bath, or private bath for an additional fee.
Are there child or age restrictions on Sail Share?
Minimum Age : 16 years old
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