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BVI Yacht Charters

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Sea Scout Fleet

We initially chartered 2 older Beneteaus to bring 12 scouts and adult captains for a bareboat... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Todd S
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Thank God for BVI Yacht Charters and VISAR

Even though the islands were still healing from Hurricane Maria, many of our favorite restaurants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tour403245
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The British Virgin Islands are widely considered among the world's finest sailing destinations and for the past 20 years, BVI Yacht Charters have been the first port of call for those looking to explore Natures Little Secrets. Unmatched for choice...more
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Joma Marina, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We initially chartered 2 older Beneteaus to bring 12 scouts and adult captains for a bareboat charter. Irma and Maria had other plans. BVIYC was in regular communications, and generously upgraded our boats at no charge. We ended up with 3 boats, 19 scouts and...More

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though the islands were still healing from Hurricane Maria, many of our favorite restaurants and bars were remodeled and open for business when we visited for a week in May. As usual, the BVI Yacht Charters’ Staff (Abbie, Cassie, Hannah, Chris) was more than...More

Thank Tour403245
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had two families come together for a week-long bareboat charter to celebrate the graduations of my daughter and their son, and it was better than we could have ever have dreamed. My family of 4 have been coming to the BVI for many years,...More

Thank allisonsb
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The staff at BVI Yacht Charters were great because they answered all inquiries promptly and completely. Our boat was almost new, and we were delighted to find that it had a state-of the art chart plotter. The sails were in excellent condition. Provisioning was easy...More

Thank DavidM1113
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We had a vacation of a lifetime in the BVI's. Sure the marina location is not pretty, but I didn't come to the BVI's to sit in the slip. While I don't find Road Town particularly attractive anyway, I'm not sure how much of that...More

1  Thank JeffH_Traveler
Reviewed 1 August 2018

BVI is the closest you will ever find to heaven! And doing it on this boat is the best way to do it. Even after the unfortunate disaster they suffer because of the hurricane, the place maintains a "charm" and a "magic" that cannot be...More

Thank ernstr940
Reviewed 26 July 2018

If you are looking for the best vacation ever, I would highly recommending booking a charter on Altesse. The crew, Rich and Sarah, treated us like royalty. The food, company and service was outstanding.

1  Thank Heather K
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We just returned from a 2 week bareboat charter with BVI YC to celebrate our honeymoon and it was absolutely fantastic. This was our first time chartering outside of Ireland and BVI YC were so helpful throughout in the booking process. The staff were super...More

2  Thank Riona H
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We did a couples vacation with 6 people - what an unforgettable trip. BVI Yacht Charters was great. We chartered the Allegro, and were more than comfortable for our week cruise. We had sailing experience, so we didn’t need a captain for the trip. This...More

Thank Phillip A
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Our party of eight spent 7 fabulous days in May bareboating on JDog (48 Oceanis). The boat sailed perfectly, the wind blew steadily and the water was crystal clear. As in all our charters with BVIYC, the staff could not have been more professional, accommodating...More

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mopsy790
23 February 2018|
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Response from BrownMary | Reviewed this property |
Yes, wifi available, not sure of the fee. Wifi also usually available in all dock areas.
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Patrick R
12 July 2017|
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Response from BVI_Yacht_Charters | Property representative |
Hi Scott, An appropriate gratuity would be 15% of the charter fee. You should provide all meals for your captain. So provision for 1 extra person. If you dine ashore you can take the captain with you and pay for their meals... More
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Patrick R
10 July 2017|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Tipping is highly recommended especially if the captain is attentive to your needs. The boat will have most if not all utensils etc. the captain or charter should tell you if they are providing food?
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