Croatia is a gorgeous country and one of the most popular sailing destinations among our clients. So if Croatia sparked your interests and you are looking to rent a sailboat in Croatia, here we gathered a few expert tips you need to know. Gulets usually travel on the motor, but in this post, you will be presented with those that have sails and really good sailing capabilities.
If you truly like sailing let us know and we will match you to amazing gulet sailboat. Don’t jump ahead and skip these pieces of advice that will make your holiday cruise planning way easier in many ways!
1. PICKING THE PERFECT SAILBOAT:
Picking the perfect sailboat for you and your group can be demanding. This is one of the most important steps for the best holidays of your life. For starters, you must know what you are looking for and what your preferences are. Communicating all your sailing wishes is very important! You should tell us all about the experience you want to have if you wish to sail a lot or just a few times. If you truly like sailing we will match you with professional captains who are experts in sailing, and amazing gulet sailboats. After you have got an idea what you would want, you can explore our page yourself and look into different gulet yachts, check for different budget ranges and sizes and compare and see which one would be perfect for you and your group. However, if this is too time-consuming for you and you’d like to get help, you can alwayscontact us. Our gulet experts we will gladly give you advice. Once we gather all preferences we will come back to you with sailboat suggestions on what might be ideal for you.
5 step process for those who want to do some things on their own:
First, you read about destinations from our page or our Magazine and then you select the destination you are interested in (Turkey, Croatia, Greece).
From there you should pick if you are interested in renting an entire gulet or just a cabin, if you are interested in renting a cabin, you can then browse and find several different plans.
However, if you are interested in a private charter, then you choose between 3 different categories. Every category is explained in details that comes with our recommended gulets.
When you check which gulets caught your interest, just send us an inquiry and we will guide you through next steps.
Define your max budget on start and see how flexible it is so you can know better what to expect.
2. LUXURY SAILBOAT CHARTER IN CROATIA
By renting a luxury sailing boat you will embark on an adventure. Your days will be filled with diverse activities, delicious food, pristine nature, history, beaches, and so much more. All sailing luxury boats come with a professional crew on board. So, by all means, you don’t need to be an expert to be a part of this. Here are some of the best luxury sailboats in Croatia!
Corsario is an ultra-luxury yacht that guarantees luxury, elegance, and adventures in the Adriatic sea. With its 48 meters and 6 cabins, it can accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 cabins for a luxury cruise. Each cabin has a private bath, flat screen TV, air conditioning, safe deposit box, Wi-Fi, audio surround system, interphone and room service is also available. You will be amazed by the perfect mix of traditional tall ship exterior and modern interior designed with guests comfort in mind. Corsario has a unique combination of luxury, elegance and high class that features numerous amenities and extraordinary gourmet experience onboard. The professional crew of 8 crew members will be at your disposal during the cruise for everything you might need. On deck, you’ll find a spacious lounge area, dining area with large table, sauna room, jacuzzi, and sunbathing area. It is safe to say you won’t miss a thing during the cruise.
Amazing luxury yacht Dalmatino is available for private charter in Croatia and she won the best value for money award. Dalmatino is a 44-meter luxury yacht with the first season starting in 2019! There are 6 luxury spacious cabins that can accommodate 12 guests. Along with beautiful interior, you will be able to find many amenities on board like for example a Jacuzzi on the flybridge for perfect relaxation. A very comfortable yacht is a great choice for the demanding guests, family holiday, friends or business meeting. It has a spacious interior, cabins, bathrooms, kitchen and living room, made with guest comfort in mind. For families with kids, there is plenty of space for children’s play. It is without a doubt one of the best luxury boats for a memorable holiday in Croatia.
Rara Avis is a motor sailing yacht released in season 2018. It is one of the most luxurious newly built yachts in Croatia and is run by a family business with more than 70 years in the nautical experience! For more than 70 years they have passed their knowledge and the results today speak for themselves. Luxury yacht Rara Avis rarely leaves someone unimpressed, you can relax in the jacuzzi on flybridge or on the cushioned area under the sun or shade. High-end service is nothing less but to be expected.
Luxury gulet yacht Lotus is a 26-meter gulet yacht that has many stunning features. The boat is available for charter in gorgeous Croatia coastline! Lotus has 4 cabins (Master cabin, VIP cabin, Double cabin, and Twin cabin). Gulet can accommodate up to 8 people who can enjoy in comfort and style. She has a vast range of water sports, spacious salon and cabins too. All cabins provide enough room for the storage of personal belongings. One of the most attractive features is the cushioned area on the Aft deck and flybridge ideal for leisure time. For daily fun and staying active on your cruise, you will find a vast choice of watersports.
Lauran is a gorgeous 35-meter luxury sailing yacht that has been built in Croatian shipyard. This sailing yacht has won a large number of prestigious awards for being a most beautiful ship. Her interior is hand-made from the finest mahogany and completed with golden details. Your personal chef of the board will further amaze you with delicious Croatian cuisine. Furthermore, Lauran has 3 cabins and furnishings in warm and soft colors that give you the immediate feeling of home. Gulet is an ideal choice for a smaller group of friends up to 6 people who are looking for memorable sailing in style.
28 meters Maske is definitely gulet with the best sailing abilities in our offer for Croatia. It also has great features and advantages. Captain Marko has a lot of experience since he started working on boats when he was only 16 years old. That goes to show you that he truly has excellent knowledge of the Adriatic coast. He will pick a route with the best conditions for sailing experience while still aiming to show you the most beautiful places. Along with the Captain, you’ll be accompanied by a crew of 4 on board so smooth sailing is guaranteed. Additionally, this gulet features 5 en-suite cabins that offer modern design, full of natural light. All cabins have high levels of comfort and lots of space. There is 4 double and 1 master and they can accommodate up to 10 guests who want to experience Croatia to the fullest.
Luxury gulet Anđeo from Croatia one of those gulets that are very popular among our clients. This comes as no surprise because Anđeo is so well maintained and polished to perfection. Owner of the sailing boat is truly giving his heart and soul for this gulet. All that is completed with excellent service and with that you get enough reasons why this boat has so many repeat clients. Modern luxury boat with traditional looks provides superb food and joyful sailing in an elegant ambiance. Anđeo is the perfect yacht for a family or a group of couples, up to ten guests in five large cabins. All cabins are equipped with everything you might need for a relaxing stay.
3. WHICH CRUISE AREAS ARE THE BEST FOR SAILING?
Central Dalmatian Islands (Hvar, Vis, Brač and more)
This route is for explorers and adventurists who want to stay active and on-the-go. You’ll get a chance to explore and go out of the gulet, almost every day waking in a new destination. Your days will be filled with enjoyment in nature, beaches, swimming and water sports. But you’ll also be able to relax and unwind while your captain leads you from point A till point B.
For those who like to relax and unwind on their cruise, this is the perfect route for you. However, this is one of those routes that can also be further adapted to guests wishes. So if you would like to avoid crowds on some days but still want to stay active and occasionally love to go on dinner, enjoy jet-set places, buy some souvenirs then this route is for you. If you don’t mind being “a tourist” from time to time then definitely choose this route.
Šibenik and Zadar region
For all history enthusiast and families with kids who are like little explorers, this is a very nice option to consider. With these routes, you will discover the culture and beyond fascinating ancient towns of Dalmatia. There is a lot of room for exploration because there are many historic sites, interesting architecture, culture, beautiful nature and much more. Towns like Šibenik aren’t as crowded as Dubrovnik, so if you are looking for privacy also take this route into consideration.
Reminder: Sailing boats in Croatia are very limited in number.
You should consider how big your budget is and how flexible you are, then we can proceed with planning perfect options for you for an amazing sailing experience! You do not have to worry if you are not sailing expert because you will be matched with the professional captain and the crew. If you truly like sailing and you are interested in this idea, let us know because it is best to start planning early on your sailing adventure! If you are