Self Skippering Independence

Set sail from a variety of bases in the most sought after Greek Islands and Croatian Coastline and discover a real affinity with nature and an independent way of travel as you set sail yourself around the most unspoiled and stunning scenery imaginable.

Getaway Sailing is a Greece and Croatia Yacht Charter specialist. With numerous years of experience in the sailing industry under our belt, this enables us to provide you with fully equipped and contemporary yachts and catamarans at competitive prices. Our team are helpful and friendly with a vast range of sailing knowledge and skills. Search our Self Skipper / Bareboat Portal to maximise your island hopping sailing experience.

We can advise on everything you need to know about Greece and Croatia from sailing routes and destinations, itineraries and activities, onboard provisioning, marina facilities and much more. Along with our love of Greek and Croatian traditions, culture, architecture, cuisine and mythology, we can also recommend places to visit off the beaten track that incorporate trips to local farms, vineyards and olive producers setting a Greece and Croatian Yacht Charter standard that keeps our customers returning time and time again. We know how important it is to consistently introduce fresh ideas and by researching new destinations, pushing the boundaries of the Bareboat yachting holiday you are dreaming of.

Yacht Availability Search

Using either our Whole Yacht Availability search module or Advanced Search facility on the right side of this page, you can select a date for travel, yacht model, start base, and many other features.

Once the yacht is selected, click the ‘Next’ button to fill out your contact details. Submit this form by clicking ‘Request’ to receive the following information only which you are under no obligation to progress:

  1. Yacht PDF Summary which includes all yacht information, exterior and interior images, full equipment inclusions and additional.
  2. Yacht Quote which will include the Charter Price, Security Deposit which will be paid on the first day (refundable at the end of the trip) along with any requested extras.
  3. Terms and Conditions if you proceed to book.

In the meantime, our helpful and friendly staff are ready and waiting to discuss any of your requirements or to answer any of your questions.

Placing an Option

To proceed to Place an Option, respond via email to the Yacht Availability Search Form making that request. We can hold your Yacht Option from 24 hours up to a maximum of 5 days (dependent on peak/off peak booking seasons). If you do not Make a Reservation within this timeframe, the yacht will go back online for Charter Availability to the public.

Making a Reservation

Now that you have decided on Charter dates, Yacht Model and Base, you are ready to Make a Reservation. We need to receive a response via email to the Yacht Availability Search Form you submitted stating your requirement to book the yacht. Once we receive a 50% deposit we will secure the yacht in your name.

You may prefer to pay in your own currency (GBP, AUD, USD, NOK, DKK, SEK). Please advise this in your email at the time of Making a Reservation.

We look forward to welcoming you onboard and showing you what a specialist Greek Islands or Croatian Coastline sailing vacation is really all about.