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Sailing Cruise Philippines

Crewed pleasure yacht charter for a sailing cruise in the Philippines to remember, the full list is here. Crewed yacht charter is available in a number of locations around the country. The range of sailing yachts available for a sailing cruise varies considerably and the facilities may be very different - everything from a Hobie beach catamaran to a 40-plus foot cruising catamaran with full catering and water-toys.

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Most sailing cruise yachts available for crewed yacht charter are found in the area of Puerto Galera, Subic Bay, Coron / Busuanga and Boracay. However, most of these sailing yachts can be delivered to another location to begin a yacht charter.

If you are flying into the country to start your Philippines sailing cruise yacht charter then you need to know that the main airline hubs are located in Metro Manila and Cebu and Davao. There are also secondary international airports at Puerto Princesa, Iloilo, Kalibo and Laoag.

The three main domestic airlines are Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and Air Asia Philippines. In addition, some of the smaller airports are serviced by Air Swift, Air Juan and SkyJet Airlines. Air Juan also provide seaplane services from Metro Manila to a few places that have no airports.

Listed here are boats that are offered for sailing cruise and crewed pleasure yacht charter in the Philippines:


Batangas

Sailing Catamaran - Naya

Available for crewed or bareboat charter to/from anywhere. Scheduled charters available from Batangas to: Boracay, Puerto Galera and Romblon. Sailing catamaran Naya is a Wharram 46, built 2007; refurbished specifically for yacht charter 2013. Plenty of deck space for entertaining and relaxing.

charter yacht Naya
  • Accommodation: three, private double berths plus a pilot double berth
  • Catering: galley with LPG burners, freezer and cool boxes
  • Extra facilities: scuba tank refilling station aboard plus up to 12 scuba tanks; charging for all your personal communications gadgets (with back-up genset); and, WiFi internet (where terrestrial signal available).
  • Home port: Laiya, Batangas - 2 hours from Manila NAIA airport; can be delivered most places.
  • Typical yacht rental: from US$700 per day, fully catered

 

 


Busuanga / Coron

Sailing Catamaran - Ashanty

Available for crewed charters from mostly from Busuanga / Coron. Sailing catamaran Ashanty is a Leopard 38, used regularly for crewed yacht charter around the Philippines with owner as skipper. Meticulous planning by the skipper will ensure your Philippines sailing adventure will run like clockwork. Busuanga / Coron is one of the most beautiful areas of the Philippine islands. You find hidden islands with white sand beaches as well as astonishing rock formations, sweet water lakes and waterfalls. Coron/Busuanga is easy to reach by plane from Manila. Ashanty is sailing since many years in this area and knows the secret spots!

charter yacht Ashanty
  • Accommodation: three double berths, for up to 6 people; 3 showers, 2 toilets
  • Catering: galley with LPG burners, refrigerator and freezer
  • Extra facilities: kayak, snorkeling equipment and a tender; charging for iPhone, Blackberry, cameras, etc.
  • Home port: Busuanga - a 1-hour flight from Manila NAIA and a short drive; can be delivered most places.
  • Typical yacht rental: from US$700 per day, fully catered

 

 


Sailing Yacht - Wayra

Available for crewed yacht charter in the vicinity of Busuanga, Coron, El Nido and northern Palawan. This yacht is ideally suited for a couple who want to explore the stunning beauty of the Philippines and to enjoy fresh seafoods in between moments of snorkeling, kayaking, diving or just relaxing in a tropical paradise.

charter yacht Wayra
  • Accommodation: private double berth, double saloon berth
  • Catering: fresh baked German bread and make home made yoghurt for muesli breakfast with fresh fruits, galley with LPG burners, freezer and refridgerators
  • Extra facilities: kayak, snorkeling and scuba gear with tank-refill compressor
  • Home port: Busuanga (Coron airport) - 1 hour flight from Manila; can be delivered most places.
  • Typical yacht rental: from US$350 per day, fully catered

 

 


Puerto Galera

Sailing Yacht - Amihan Voyager

Available for crewed yacht charter to/from Puerto Galera to almost anywhere in the Philippines, but specializes in day-sails in the Puerto Galera area. For couples only we provide multi-night cruises to Romblon, Boracay and Coron Palawan and all islands in between. Sailing yacht Amihan is a classic ocean going yacht that is perfect for a couple wishing a romantic escapade around the Philippines. She is most frequently seen providing sunset cruises for groups from resorts around Puerto Galera.

charter yacht Amihan
  • Accommodation: sleeps up to 8 but for comfort and romance a couple is preferred
  • Catering: full galley with LPG burners, freezer and cool boxes; barbecue on aft deck; Amihan homemade pizzas are famous in the boating community; Filipino and international cuisine
  • Extra facilities: dinghy with outboard motor for beach excursions
  • Home port: Puerto Galera - 3 hours from Manila NAIA airport; will pick up in Boracay or Coron, and most other places.

 

 


Sailing Yacht - Guinevere II

Available for bareboat and crewed yacht charter: day sailing adventures. Sailing yacht Guinevere II is a Golden Gate/Farralon 30-foot sailing yacht, and is owned by the Puerto Galera Yacht Club. She is used for sail training lessons at the Puerto Galera Yacht Club; Guinevere II is available for bareboat and crewed charter whenever there are no scheduled sailing lessons.

charter yacht guinevere II
  • Accommodation: limited
  • Catering: icebox
  • Extra facilities: none
  • Home port: Puerto Galera - 3-4 hours from Manila NAIA airport; can pick up in Batangas

 

 


Sailing Catamaran - Sonyia

Available for crewed yacht charter to/from anywhere in the Philippines but most familiar with the apex of the Coral Triangle, from Boracay to Puerto Galera to El Nido. Sailing catamaran Sonyia is famous locally for kiteboarding adventures that the owner promotes (around the islands between Boracay and El Nido), and the perpetual party atmosphere aboard. Generous entertaining area aft.

charter yacht Siriya
  • Accommodation: sleeps up to 8 in four, double berths
  • Catering: galley with LPG burners, freezer and cool boxes
  • Extra facilities: kiteboarding equipment, snorkeling and reef-walk equipment; drone video photography for exciting take-home movie memories.
  • Home port: Puerto Galera - 3 hours from Manila NAIA airport; will pick up in Boracay or Coron, and most other places.
  • Typical yacht rental: from US$800 per day

 

 


Romblon

Sailing Catamaran - Hobie Getaway

Available for bareboat yacht charter or for crewed yacht charter and rental: single or multiple day sailing. The Hobie Getaway is an ideal small boat rental for groups of up to six people, to explore the islands close to Romblon (Alad, Bangug,Cobrador, Lugbung etc.) and possibly to sail as far as Sibuyan and Banton islands. To rent the Hobie Getaway bareboat for extended sailing adventures and island exploration, you and your crew will be expected to prove your seamanship in advance.

hobie getaway rental
  • Accommodation: n/a
  • Catering: cool box can be provided
  • Extra facilities: food and beverages available from the Marlin restaurant & bar
  • Home port: Romblon, Romblon - about one-day travel from Manila NAIA airport

Subic Bay

Sailing Yacht - Sorcerer

Available for crewed yacht charter: day sailing, overnight and for longer sailing adventures. Sailing yacht Sorcerer is an Irwin Competition 37 designed, built and originally owned by Ted Irwin. She is used by her owner for club racing but Sorcerer is available for charter whenever there are no club races.

charter yacht sorcerer
  • Accommodation: double berth forepeak, double quarter berth, two cabin berths & two pilot berths
  • Catering: galley with LPG burners & oven, and icebox
  • Extra facilities: none
  • Home port: Subic Bay - 3 hours from Manila NAIA airport or 1 hour from Clark DMIA; can be delivered Manila, Puerto Galera etc.

 

 


Taal Lake

Sailing Catamaran - Hobie Getaway

Available for crewed yacht charter and for bareboat yacht charter rental: day sailing. The Hobie Getaway is an ideal boat rental for groups of up to four people, to explore Taal Lake and the volcano at its heart. To rent the Hobie Getaway you and your crew must become day-members of the Taal Lake Yacht Club.

hobie getaway
  • Accommodation: n/a
  • Catering: cool box can be provided
  • Extra facilities: food and beverages available from the clubhouse
  • Home port: Taal Lake - 1 hour from Manila NAIA airport or 3 hours from Clark DMIA, by private hire vehicle

 

 


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