Solent Bavaria 37 Bareboat Charter From £639

We Have 2 x Bavaria 37 Cruisers - Hope & Gallifrey

Designed by J & J Design and built by Bavaria Yachts, Germany

Full Insurance Is Included In Our Charter Fees

Bavaria 37 Summary : Licensed For 8 Persons For Cat 3 - 20 Miles Offshore.

Berthed In Southampton

Midweek Bareboat Charters : Monday 3pm to Friday 8am 

Weekend Bareboat Charters : Friday 3pm to Monday 8am

Mid Season £639   High Season £799

What`s Included In The Yacht Charter Fee

For added value our Southampton based yachts include  free overnight & short stay berthing in :-

Ocean Village, Hythe Marina Village, Hamble Point, Port Hamble, Mercury & Sparks, basically any MDL marina.

1 bottle of gas for cooking is also included

5 free parking spaces within the marina

10 litres of fuel included

Bavaria 37 Layout


White GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Fin Keel
Wheel steering
Teak cockpit floor and seats

LOA: 11.35m - (37' 2")
LWL: 9.82m - (32' 2")
BEAM: 3.8m - (12' 4")
DRAFT: 1.76m - (5' 8")
DISPLACEMENT: 6900kg - 15,801lbs

Aluminium mast and spars by Selden
Stainless steel standing rigging
Rope running rigging
Slab mainsail reefing
Furlex roller furling headstay

Sanders Sails genoa (2016)
Sanders Sails mainsail (2016)
Sanders Sails storm jib (2009)

2 x Lewmar 40 twin speed self tailing genoa winches
2 x Lewmar 30 twin speed self tailing halyard winches
2 x Lewmar 30 twin speed self tailing spinnaker winches

SLEEPS EIGHT IN THREE CABINS plus 2 saloon berths
Forward double cabin
Two double aft cabins with wardrobes

 ( No Linin Provided )
Heads compartment equipped with marine WC,
handbasin with Corian work surfaces and shower

Settee berths to port and starboard
Centreline fold leaf table
Forward facing chart table with storage and seat
Mahogany interior joinery 
Blue upholstery
Webasto warm air heating

Two burner gas hob with oven
12v fridge with icebox
Twin stainless steel sinks
Storage cupboards & lockers
Kettle, cooking pots & pans
Glasses, cups, bowls, plates & cutlary

Three cylinder
Fresh water cooled
Approx cruising speed 5 knots
Approx max speed 7 knots
Sail drive to 2 bladed fixed prop
Rope cutter

12v system
Two batteries- switched
Charged by engine alternator & 240v battery charger
Shore power & cable

One 150 litre plastic fuel tank
Two 200 litre plastic water tanks

Pressurised hot and cold water system
Heated by calorifier

Raymarine ST60 speed/log
Raymarine C70 plotter/radar/GPS
Raymarine Ray 54E DSC/VHF
Raymarine ST6001 autopilot
ICS Navtex 6
Solent paper charts & almanac

If you are leaving the Solent please bring your own appropriate charts

15kg anchor with chain
Lewmar pro electric windlass on 2 of our 3 Bavaria 37 yachts

Boarding ladder
Warps & fenders
Engine spares
Cutlery, crockery & utensils
Clock & barometer
Radio/CD player
Pushpit, pulpit & guardwires
10 x Lifejackets
Horseshoe bouys & danbouy
Flares, First Aid kit etc to MCA standards
Channel Almanac, Local charts covering the Solent only
Plotters, dividers, hand compass

All figures are approximate

Waterproofs are available @ £20 per set per charter, please pre-book.

Bareboat Yacht Charter Qualifications For This Bavaria 37 Yacht

Our insurance company specifies that the bareboat skipper has one of the following qualifications :-

Minimum Of RYA Coastal Skipper Tidal Practical* ( Course Conducted In UK Tidal Waters ) 

Please Check Full Skipper Requirements Here.

Also the person deemed as the 1st mate must have a skill level to be able to take control of the yacht in an emergency situation. Our yachts are not insured for racing. Handover is from 3pm to 6pm. 

* RYA Coastal Skipper Tidal Practical course completion certificate must show the course was conducted in UK tidal waters.
For example courses conducted in the Gibraltar & the Mediterranean are not accepted as tidal courses. The ICC qualification alone is not an acceptable qualification.