Hire a boat in England

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With or without a skipper
Price per day
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Boat length
0 - 60+ m
Engine power
0 - 400+ hp
Year of manufacture
2002 - 2023
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400 Max Km
40 boats available

Escapado - First 40.7 Cruiser / Racer (2008)

Hamble-le-Rice
8
With captain
 14 · Super owner

From £332 per day

Brand New 2020 Elan 45 for up to 8 Guests (2020)

Hampshire
8
Without captain

From £412 per day

Bavaria 35 sports cruiser (2006)

Southampton
4
With or without a skipper
 1

From £1,084 per day

Ramosseas - Sealine F42 Motor Yacht (2012)

Southampton
5
With captain

From £2,409 per day

RIB for bareboat charter in Solent, UK (2005)

Hamble-le-Rice
8
With or without a skipper
 2

From £582 per day

Cirrus 6.0 (2018)

Southampton
4
Without captain
 1

From £501 per day

Landimore 28 (1992)

Martham
4
Without captain

From £160 per day

Modern & Comfortable Sailing Boat, Sun Odyssey 42i (2010)

Hampshire
8
Without captain

From £334 per day

Discount offer

Riva Montecarlo (1992)

Chatham
10
With captain

From £1,867 per day

Discount offer

Fairline Targa 33 (1996)

Ramsgate
8
With captain

From £1,556 per day

Enjoy your VIP Tour with 23ft Marlin Rib up to 7 People (2004)

Newhaven
7
With captain
 1

From £478 per day

DNS 7.8 (2011)

Southampton
12
With or without a skipper

From £716 per day

Harmony 52 Sao Jorge (2007)

Hamble-le-Rice
10
With captain
 1 · Super owner

From £667 per day

Charter This Beautiful Sailing Boat for up to 8 Guests (2007)

Hampshire
8
Without captain

From £422 per day

Classic French Motor Yacht (1979)

Chertsey
6
With captain
 2

From £1,464 per day

Sealine F42/5 - the best motor yacht! (2010)

Lymington
12
With captain
 2

From £1,747 per day

SNW 6.8 (2012)

Southampton
8
Without captain

From £604 per day

Jeanneau 40 for 6 Guests (2007)

Hampshire
6
Without captain
 2

From £313 per day

Boat Hire in England with Click&Boat

Home to the largest city in Europe, world-famous tourist attractions, and over 600 miles of stunning coastline, England is a top-rated tourist destination, with some excellent places for sailing. England is a part of the United Kingdom, but the country itself is divided into nine unique regions, rich in culture and history. See the bustling city life in London, the carved chapels of collegiate towns like Oxford or Cambridge, the fairytale land of Bath, and the dramatic coastline of the Isle of Wight. With a yacht charter in England, you can sail the English Channel, loop around The Solent, or discover the intricate canal system. There is so much to discover on land and beyond, making an England boat trip an ideal holiday. Skip the queues at the airport and opt for a boat hire in England with Click&Boat.

What is the cost of a yacht charter in England?

The cost of a boat hire in England varies considerably depending on where you’re looking to travel as well as the type of vessel you want, how many passengers are on board, and the duration of your hire. The price of a bareboat rental in England is also different to that of a skippered vessel. Below are some average prices for an England boat hire.

Sailboat

To hire a sailboat in England, the average price is about £2,668/ week for 8 passengers.

Motorboat

To rent a motorboat in England you should expect to pay around £1,407 / day for up to 12 guests.

RIBS

A RIB hire in England for 12 people costs about £469 / day in low season and £689/ day in high season.

Catamaran

The price of a catamaran hire in England for 6 passengers is around £3,390 / week in high season and £1,720 / week in low season.

Houseboat

If you’d like to rent a houseboat in England for the week you’re looking to pay around £3,400 in high season and £1,725 in low season for up to 6 guests.

Where to sail your boat hire in England

England is full of places to sail: from straits to lakes to rivers, you won’t be bored cruising around the country. For inner city sailing, sail around Great London and in the capital to see some of the country’s most important monuments such as The Tower of London, Big Ben, and Buckingham Palace. Get lost in the mazelike canal network of London to Bristol, then swing down to the Isles of Scilly and sail on the south coast along the English Channel. Great destinations include Plymouth, Cornwall and Dorset, Lymington, Southampton, and around the Isle of Wight. If you want to soak up the sun and get a taste of a traditional English beach town (and fish and chips!) stop in Brighton and relax on the beach!

What can you see and do on boat trips in England?

There’s so much to do on a boat trip in England, and the possibilities are that much greater with a yacht charter. While sailing around England, you can discover hidden gems and underrated destinations. Sail up the Thames to Chertsey and pass through Shepperton Lock, Pharoah’s Island, and the Chertsey Meads. Go to Gosport and discover 24 miles of waterfront, naval heritage, panoramic beaches, and watersports galore.  Adventure lovers can visit Portsmouth to surf around The Solent with activities like windsurfing, kitesurfing, paddleboarding and canoeing. Visit the picturesque village of Hamble Le Rice and see the quaint English cottages and active wildlife. Sail along the River Hamble and if you have time, pop over to Warsash, another important maritime destination where merchant seaman are often trained at Solent University’s Maritime Academy. 

What is the best time to hire a boat in England?

If you’re looking to rent a boat in England, the best time to do so would be in summer, from June to August. At this time temperatures are at their highest with the highest average temperature in July at 22°C. Although it rains year-round in England, precipitation levels are at their lowest in summer and autumn and in July and August, there are more hours of sunlight than at other times of the year. Happy sailing!

Ports where you can start your England yacht charter

The United Kingdom has a rich merchant history and of course, this has resulted in innovation in the vast number of ports in the country. These ports are used to adapting to technological advancements and are very large for receiving high quantities of vessels on a daily basis. Below are some of the major British ports and great places to dock your boat hire in England.

  • Port of Felixstowe
  • Port of Tees
  • St. Katherine’s Dock in London
  • Bath Waterside Marina
  • Shamrock Quay in Southampton
  • Port of Liverpool
  • Hull Marina
  • Port of Southampton
  • Royal Quays Marina in North Shields
  • Brighton Marina
  • Cobbs Quay in Poole
  • Fox’s Marina & Boatyard in Ipswich
  • Overwater Marina in Crewe

Rent a boat in England with a skipper!

Make your boat trip in England a success with Click&Boat. We have a variety of options for you: from bareboat rentals in England to skippered vessels, we’ve got what you’re looking for. Of course, we always recommend renting a boat with a skipper. There are many benefits to having a skipper or crew; they handle everything when it comes to sailing so you don’t have to worry about a thing. Your skipper will dock, anchor, and sail the boat while you sit back, and relax. The skippers will also most likely be English, and can provide valuable insight about where to go and what to see. Hire a skippered vessel for a safe and smooth sailing journey in London!

What type of boats should I hire in England?

There are many things to consider when choosing the type of yacht to charter in England. If you’re looking to cruise along the canals, a houseboat would be a great option as they are great for living on the water and many of them include heat for a relatively cold English climate. If you want to travel long distances but you’re short on time, a motorboat would be the best option, as it is fast. Sailboats are a great choice for avid sailors or people who want an authentic sailing experience, though they may not be good for people who are prone to seasickness as they tend to sway and bob on the water. If you want a lavish sailing holiday and to experience the very best of the country, you can’t go wrong with a luxury yacht charter in England! Whatever your goal, Click&Boat is here to help make your boat hire dreams, a reality.

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