We offer weekly charters from our main base in Volos (operating all year round) and from our second base in Loutraki, Skopelos Island (operating mid May to early October). Some of our yachts are allocated to our Volos base and others to our Loutraki base (as seen on the pricelist). It is possible to charter a Volos-based yacht from our Loutraki base (and vice-versa), but an extra yacht transfer fee may apply.
For charter requests from Skiathos, we highly advise chartering from our base in Loutraki harbour instead (opposite Skiathos Port). It is more relaxed, we have facilities there (including showers, wifi and safe luggage storage) and can provide a better service. Loutraki is only a 20-minute ferry ride from Skiathos Port.
Charters start on Saturdays or Fridays (for some yachts and depending on availability). Our flotilla-operated yachts can only be chartered on Fridays and from our Loutraki base.
Your yacht will be prepared with a full inventory – check-in is at 18:00 and check-out at 09:00.
The same principle as when you rent a car applies – you receive the yacht with a full tank of fuel and then you pay only for the fuel that you have used at the end of your trip.
Yachts come with full safety and navigation equipment, including life jackets, flares, VHF, GPS, life raft, autopilot, EPIRB, charts and pilot book for the region.
None in our Volos or Loutraki bases on the first and last night of the charter. Various small fees on the Sporades Islands.
If you are booking a bareboat charter or flotilla, you must hold a qualified skipper licence – day skipper competent level (from a recognised body) or an International Certificate of Competence (ICC) as a skipper – and have adequate sailing experience. You should also have a co-skipper at competent crew certificate level or with appropriate experience.
Our Volos Base Information
Our Loutraki Base Information
Why charter from our Loutraki Base on Skopelos Island?
Our Food & Drink Guide
Our 2018 Yacht Charter Price List
Our 7-Day Itinerary from Volos
Our 7-Day Itinerary from Loutraki
There are various flights to Volos and to Skiathos from many European cities. Otherwise, Volos is accessible by road from Greece’s main international airports in Athens and Thessaloniki. Please download our Flights to SAIL AEGEAN document for more detailed information.
We offer an airport transfer service from the airports of Volos, Athens and Thessaloniki to our base in Volos.
Alternatively, from Athens and Thessaloniki, you can catch the KTEL Regional Bus to Volos.
From Thessaloniki, you can also catch the Hellenic Seaways Flying Cat 4 to Skopelos Island.