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Bahamas Yacht Charter 

Do you dream of sailing in the crystal-clear waters of ​​the Caribbean? Well, now is your opportunity to charter a yacht in the Bahamas and make your dreams come true. An archipelago consisting of over 700 islands, just north of Cuba, the Bahamas epitomises the cosy splendour of the Caribbean: beautiful, sandy beaches, an exotic landscape and eternal sunshine. No wonder why the Bahamas have become the destination of choice for a cruise in the Caribbean. This corner of the world is blessed with sunshine around the year.

The capital of the archipelago, Nassau, is worth a visit with its tropical ambience, dreamy beaches and high-end hotels and tourist services. The locals are famous for their hospitality and will make your trip an unforgettable experience if you charter a yacht in the Bahamas. As for sailing opportunities, this exotic archipelago includes islands of unparalleled beauty, isolated islets and unexplored coves.

How much does it cost to charter a yacht in The Bahamas?

The average price for a yacht rental in the Bahamas may depend on several factors. Such as the type of boat, the age of the boat, the duration of the rental, high or low season, as well as if there are additional services like skipper and/or crew on board. Be sure to consider all kinds of rental options!

  • A Bahamas boat rental can range from €785 to €2,400/day if you are looking for a motorboat. 
  • If you are thinking about a sailboat rental, they may start around €300/day plus extras. 
  • Catamaran charters are the most popular way to sail The Bahamas and they can range from €550 to €1,500/day. However, catamarans tend to be rented on a weekly basis. 
  • Luxury yacht rentals, including sailing and motor yachts may start at €3,100/day and may cost up to 160,000/week . But remember, these luxury yachts tend to have more room to accommodate more guests. 

What to do in The Bahamas?

The Bahamas are the quintessential relaxing vacation spot. That being said, there are plenty of things to see and do among all the islands when you aren't on the water:

  • Shop at the Port Lucaya Marketplace
  • Enjoy a Bahamian Fish Fry on Arawak Cay
  • Swim with sea lions, stingrays, and dolphins at Blue Lagoon Island
  • Buy handmade goods at the Nassau Straw Market
  • Visit Fort Fincastle and the Queen's Staircase (1793)
  • Participate in the Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival
  • Explore Lucayan National Park
  • Have some fun at the Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark
  • Try bonefishing

Where to sail in The Bahamas ?

With over 700 islands to discover, knowing where to set sail to in The Bahamas may be a bit overwhelming. But don't worry, you can depart from Nassau, Freeport, and Marsh Harbour to start sailing trip.  Here are the unique charter destinations Click&Boat recommends sailing to:

  • If you are a diving aficionado, The Great Abaco island group is a great place to explore! Visit Green Turtle Cay, Elbow Cay, and Tahiti Beach.
  • Sail to Eleuthera, a popular island known around the world for its instagram-worthy pink sand beaches. Off its coast you can drop an anchor at Windermere Island, known for its stunning beaches and as a celebrity hangout.
  • Have you heard of the swimming pigs? Cruise to Big Major Cay, an uninhabited island in Exuma and see for yourself!
  • Visit the Dean's Blue Hole off of Long Island- one of the deepest blue holes in the world, about 663 ft deep!

Sailing Miami to The Bahamas and vice versa

Depart from the US coast, either Fort Lauderdale or Miami and set sail for the Bahamas. This 50 nautical mile journey can be done in a day or in a few hours depending on the type of yacht charter.

The best time to sail in The Bahamas

Sail year-round with a Bahamas yacht charter! Due to the archipelago's constant warm weather during the winter, enjoy highs in the 80s°F that will never drop below 60s°F.

January is one of the best months to visit as it's the start of the dry season and the islands are not too busy.

May and June is when temperatures start to reach the 90s°F and the start of the rainy season.

July and August tend to have the biggest crowds but some of the best deals.

From September on, it's offseason and a nice time to travel, but beware of possible weather conditions like hurricanes!

By November, hurricane season ends and its high season for those looking to travel for the holidays and those desiring to escape the cold weather abroad.

Yacht rentals in The Bahamas with a skipper

Avoid the cruise ships and instead set sail at a slower pace on your own private yacht with an experienced skipper. Having a local in your midst while sailing in The Bahamas is a great opportunity to discover different anchorages and sites that you might have not otherwise have visited... areas like Abacos, Exuma, Bimini, San Salvador, and Cat Island can not be missed.

So sit back and relax while the skipper and crew take care of everything: docking, anchoring, navigating, etc. Your charter in The Bahamas will be one to remember!

Why choose Click&Boat for a Bahamas Yacht Charter?

A yacht rental in the Bahamas, whether it is with a private or a professional owner has never been so fast and simple. Thanks to Click&Boat, the world's leading boat rental service, you only need to spend a few minutes to search and rent the boat of your dreams.

With up-to-date dates and prices, an integrated messaging system between renters and owners, and a support team to help you with all your needs: everything is done to simplify your life.

0pting for Click&Boat for your next Bahamas boat rental will allow you to save money: prices can be up to 40% lower than those offered by traditional agencies. So don't hesitate any longer, and book a boat now on Click&Boat.

Catamaran, motorboat, yacht, and sailboat... rent the boat that suits your sailing plans. The Bahamas and its 700 islands are the perfect place to relax, so don't hesitate to sit back and relax when chartering a boat with a professional skipper.

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