Solent Skippered Yacht Charter & Day Sailing Experiences 

"Bucket List, Gemini, Hope, Gallifrey & Edelweiss" are our cruising charter sailing yachts based in Southampton`s main marina. They are available for Solent skippered charter of any duration. We own all yachts that are all available for skippered yacht charter from their home base in Southampton. We offer them for weekends, mid week or at a discounted full week rate. 

Solent Day Sailing Experiences

Our Solent Day Sailing Experiences run from both our Southampton and Lymington base and offer a full days sailing from just £99 per person.

Solent & West Country Sailing Mile Builders

We run 2 day Solent sailing mile builders from both our Southampton and Lymington bases with longer cruises down to the West Country running from our Lymington base. These monthly west country cruises to Poole, Dartmouth, Brixham & Salcombe on our fast yacht Ecos based in Lymington.

RYA Training Courses

Solent Boat Charters has a fleet of 16 vessels moored in Southampton which includes 9 sailing yachts. 

Using our fleet Solent Boat Training offer RYA training courses including the following popular courses :-

RYA Sailing, Powerboat & Theory Courses

Solent Sailing Courses

RYA Competent Crew - Learn to Sail a modern cruising yacht

RYA Day Skipper Sailing Practical - Take charge of a yacht for daytime sailing

RYA Coastal Skipper Sailing Practical - For those waiting to do longer journeys by day and night

RYA Yachtmaster Sailing Practical & Exam - Be the best, become a RYA Yachtmaster

Solent Powerboat Courses

RYA Powerboat Level 2 ICC - Beginners powerboat handling course

RYA Powerboat Intermediate - Perfect for powerboating daytime trips

RYA Powerboat Advanced - Powerboating by day or night, maybe being a commercial skipper ?

Solent Theory Courses

RYA VHF SRC Radio - Learn to use a marine radio and get your license

RYA Diesel Engine - Learn to maintain your boast diesel engine

RYA First Aid - When your miles from professional help then it`s up to you !

RYA Day Skipper Theory - Navigation, seamanship and safety

RYA Yachtmaster Theory - If your going on longer trips then you navigation & weather knowledges needs to be this good