The Magic of Bareboat Yacht Charter in the Whitsundays

Discover the enchanting Whitsundays, a group of 74 islands off Queensland’s east coast, aboard a luxury bareboat yacht.

Chartering a yacht in this paradise opens up endless possibilities for adventure. From snorkelling the crystal clear waters to enjoying secluded beaches like Whitehaven and Airlie Beach, the Whitsundays truly offer the best experience possible for your next getaway.

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No Skipper? No Worries with the Bareboat Charter

With Whitsundays Yacht Charters, you don’t need a licence or a skipper to explore the Whitsundays and the Inner Fringing Reef. Our modern, easy-to-navigate catamarans provide a trouble-free and bespoke sailing experience, making it easy for you to be the captain of your own adventure.

Customise Your Sailing Itinerary

We offer suggested bareboat itineraries for those new to charter yacht holidays. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or it’s your first time at the helm, we ensure you can navigate the Whitsundays’ pristine waters with confidence. Part of the adventure though is exploring the possibilities yourself and researching all of the great things you can do when you hire your own private yacht. We encourage our adventurers to think about what they want to do on their own unique journey and understand that the Whitsunday Islands have enough things to do to make every holiday unique. 

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Experience Whitehaven Beach and Beyond

Cruise to the famous Whitehaven Beach, snorkel around the Inner Fringing Reef, and anchor in secluded bays. Your getaway in the Whitsunday Island region ensures an experience brimming with amazing adventures and fantastic views across the South Pacific.

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Luxury Meets Adventure with Whitsundays Yacht Charters

Our fleet of yachts and catamarans are more than just boats; they’re your home on the water. Experience the comfort of double cabins, the thrill of sailing, and the beauty of the iconic Whitsunday Islands region with our luxury yacht charters.

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Why Choose Us for Your Yacht Charter in Australia

Whitsundays Yacht Charters is a trusted yacht rental company. We partner with premium boat operators to ensure your holiday in the beautiful Whitsundays is the adventure of a lifetime. Choose your dream yacht, select your dates, and let us handle the rest.

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Yacht Hire in the Whitsundays: A Bareboat Experience Unlike Any Other

Charter your own sailing catamaran private yacht and sail the Inner Fringing Reef on an Australian bareboat charter. The Whitsundays in Queensland, a chain of 74 iconic islands, offer enough experiences to fill a lifetime of sailing holidays. Book now for the best sailing experiences in Australia.


The Whitsundays: The Ideal Catamaran Yacht Charters Destination

Located on the east coast of Australia, the Whitsundays are the perfect gateway to the South Pacific. From adventurers journeying from all around the world and Australia, sailors and holiday makers agree: for a sailing yacht holiday, there’s no place like the clear waters and pristine beaches of the Whitsundays. This world-renowned destination in Australia is the perfect getaway.

Make Your Dream Yacht Charter in the Whitsundays a Reality

With Whitsundays Yacht Charters, your dream of sailing the Whitsundays can become a reality. We offer a selection of luxury sailing yachts available in the Whitsundays, each equipped with all the amenities you need for a comfortable journey. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or new to the world of yacht hires, we have the perfect vessel to suit your needs. From the moment you step aboard, your luxury sailing holiday begins. Set sail around the breathtaking Whitsundays and create memories that will last a lifetime.


The Freedom of Bareboating in the Whitsundays

Experience the unique thrill of bareboating in the beautiful Whitsunday islands. With no set itinerary, you have the freedom to explore this beautiful region at your own pace. Discover secluded bays, swim in crystal-clear waters, and enjoy the company of pods of migratory whales that frequent these pristine waters.

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Get Closer to Nature with Whitsundays Yacht Charters

Whitsundays Yacht Charters provides an intimate encounter with Australia’s stunning marine life. Cruise the Whitsundays and get up close and personal with the vibrant coral reef, and if you’re lucky, you might even spot some of the region’s unique wildlife, like sea turtles and dolphins.


Experience the Luxury of the Fleet of Yachts

Our fleet of yachts and catamarans are the epitome of luxury on the water. Each vessel is beautifully appointed, ensuring your stay is as comfortable as it is adventurous. Whether you’re after a compact catamaran or a spacious luxury yacht, we have the perfect vessel for your holiday in the Whitsundays.


Book Your Whitsundays Yacht Charter Today

Ready to set sail on the holiday of a lifetime? Contact Whitsundays Yacht Charters, your trusted yacht hire company in Australia. We’re here to help you hire a bareboat in the Whitsundays, plan your sailing itinerary, and make your dream of sailing the Whitsundays a reality. Let your adventure begin with us today!


Booking your luxury holiday through Whitsundays Yacht Charter Company

Your Whitsundays charter experience will be truely one of a kind. From sailing the turquoise waters of the South Pacific to exploring the coral fringed islands of the Outer Reef, your next adventure awaits. Whitsundays Yacht Charters can provide information regarding pricing, availability and virtual boat walk throughs to help you make the decision when you would like to embark on the holiday of a lifetime on your own private catamaran. So why wait? Your dream yacht holiday in the Whitsundays is just a phone call away!

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Frequently Asked Questions


How much does it cost to charter a luxury yacht?

The cost of chartering a luxury yacht can vary depending on the size of yacht, the duration of your charter, and the time of year. Whitsundays Yacht Charters offers a range of options to suit different budgets, but they all feature a stunning vessel that will make your bareboat sailing holiday one for books. For specific pricing information, it’s best to contact Whitsundays Yacht Charters directly. We can provide an exact quote based on your specific needs and preferences.


Can you charter a private yacht?

Absolutely! Whitsundays Yacht Charters specialises in providing private power catamaran yachts in the beautiful Whitsundays region. If you’re looking for a bareboat charter where you can captain your own vessel for a relaxed experience, Whitsundays Yacht Charters can book the perfect private yacht for your sailing holiday.


Is a yacht charter all inclusive?

Whitsundays Yacht Charters strive to make booking your next holiday experience as seamless as possible. Any charter booked through our system includes the use of the vessel, basic onboard amenities, the support of the expert team provided by the boat owners who can also assist you in planning your itinerary. The experience offered is a bareboat charter which means you are the crew, you supply your own food and geat and you create your own plans for adventure. This of it as the ultimate on-water camping adventure! For detailed information on what’s included in your specific package, please contact Whitsundays Yacht Charters directly.


Can I captain my own yacht?

Yes, you certainly can. With Whitsundays Yacht Charters, we believe in making sailing accessible to everyone, which is why we partner with particular boat owners to offer a range of yacht hiring options. This means you can be the skipper of your own vessel, navigating the beautiful waters of the Whitsundays at your own pace. And the best part? No licence is required.

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