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Whitsunday Escape Skipper Yourself Charters
Airlie Beach, Whitsunday Area

Indicative Rate* $570.00 to $1950.00 Unlimited Kilometre Hire

07 4946 5222
1800 075 145
charter@whitsundayescape.com
www.whitsundayescape.com

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Description

Whitsunday Escape specialises in Skipper Yourself 'bareboat' charters. Their modern fleet of 30 vessels includes Power Cruisers, Power Catamarans, Sailing Catamarans and Sailing Yachts. The fleet is conveniently located at Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach and is the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands.

All vessels come fully equipped for extended cruising in the tropics, they include linen, a fully equipped galley, gas barbecue, refrigeration, compact disc player/AM/FM stereo/iPod connection, cockpit shade and cabin fans, electric anchor winch and a rigid inflatable dinghy.

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A five night minimum applies to most charters. Departures and arrivals from Hamilton Island or any other Island resort can be catered for.

No formal boating qualifications are required to charter with Whitsunday Escape. However, to ensure a safe, happy holiday you should have some basic sailing and/or boating experience (navigation and anchoring), or they can provide a sail guide.

View their extensive website for more information.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Airport Pick-Up
    Airport Pick-Up
  • Bareboat charter
    Bareboat charter
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Breakdown assistance
    Breakdown assistance
  • Crewed charter
    Crewed charter
  • Delivery
    Delivery
  • Fishing equipment
    Fishing equipment
  • Ice
    Ice
  • Transfers
    Transfers
  • Water Navigational equipment
    Water Navigational equipment
  • Water Sports Gear
    Water Sports Gear

Activities

  • Cruising
    Cruising
  • Kayaking
    Kayaking

Depots

Head Office: Whitsunday Escape Head Office

Address:
Suite 16 Abell Point Marina
Airlie Beach
Queensland Australia 4802
Contact Details:
Phone: 07 4946 5222
Tollfree: 1800 075 145


Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome and are to be accompanied and supervised by their parents.

Cancellation Information:
To confirm your reservation a deposit of AUD600.00 is required. This is refundable less a AUD110.00 administration fee up until 60 days prior to charter. Less than 60 days prior, the balance of the fee is due. A refund will be made for cancellations within 60 days, only if a replacement booking is obtained.

Restrictions:
The age limit is 18. No license is required however some boating experience is necessary. The hirer is expected to have some coastal navigation experience along with an understanding of anchoring and mooring procedures. The hirer is asked to complete a form outlining past experience. Before you depart, Whitsunday Escape staff will go over the cruising area, radio procedures, the weather and resort facilities. They will also cover all systems and operational aspects of your vessel. If you wish to brush up on your skills, a sail guide can be arranged for the first day, or you may elect to take a guide for your entire charter. Pick-up or drop-off are available to any of the Whitsunday Island resorts: Hamilton Island, Hayman Island, Daydream Island, South Molle Island, Long Island and Lindeman Island. An additional fee will apply depending on the location.

Further Details:
Charter costs do not include fuel used; fishing equipment; reef tax (AUD25.00 per person). All vessels include linen, towels and blankets. Cooking facilities include a minimum of a two burner gas stove, oven and gas barbecue. Refrigeration and cabin fans are standard. Crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils are also provided. Bathroom facilities have showers with hot and cold water. The charter period is from midday to midday. However, in order to save you valuable holiday time an 8.00am briefing can normally be arranged. Please confirm your briefing time prior to arrival. All charters have a five day minimum.

Tariff Information:
The indicative rates are a per night price however there is a minimum of five nights charter for most of the year and a minimum of seven nights charter in the September school holidays and Christmas/New Year holidays. The 10 and 15 night rate is a special and works out cheaper per night than a five or seven night rate. There are free night offers for every month of the year. See the website for Rates and Season Specials.


Whitsunday Escape Hire Services


Power Catamaran - Seawind Venturer 38

Whitsunday Escape Seawind Venturer 38 Power Catamaran Skipper Yourself Great Barrier Reef Bareboat

This Seawind Power Catamaran sleeps up to eight.

- Three private double cabins

- Salon converts to another double

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space

- Extra large bathroom.

Features plenty of hatches with forced ventilation and a polished timber interior. High tunnel clearance means comfortable off-shore cruising. Great for two to three couples, or families.

Indicative Rates*

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$780.00$880.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Power Catamaran - Voyager 1040

Whitsunday Escape Voyager 1040 Power Catamaran Skipper Yourself Great Barrier Reef Fishing

This Power Catamaran sleeps up to eight.

- Two private double cabins

- A third open double bed below on the port side

- With room for another double in the salon

- Ample headroom

- Generous refrigeration space

Plenty of hatches for ventilation. The spacious flybridge and cockpit have good shade and plenty of seating for entertaining. Good tunnel clearance makes for comfortable offshore cruising. Great for up to three couples or families.

Indicative Rates*

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$810.00$910.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Catamaran - Perry 434

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Perry 43 Great Barrier Reef Islands

This Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to ten.

- Four double cabins

- Saloon will accommodate another two singles

- Three large bathrooms

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space

Plenty of hatches for ventilation. A powerful rig with plenty of tunnel clearance for good offshore performance. Will perform equally well under power alone. Great for two to four couples, large families and mixed groups.

Indicative Rates*

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$1090.00$1230.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Seawind 1000 XL

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Seawind 1000XL Great Barrier Reef, Islands, faimily sailing

This luxury Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to eight.

- Four cabins

- Saloon will accommodate another double

- Spacious bathroom and shower

- Generous refrigeration

The main cockpit offers spacious and comfortable outdoor living with plenty of hatches for ventilation. Her powerful rig offers good tunnel clearance. Two out-boards are fitted for ease in manoeuvring. Great for two to three couples, singles and large families.

Indicative Rates*

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$720.00$820.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Power Cruiser - Resort 35

Whitsunday Escape Resort 35 Power Cruiser Skipper Yourself Great Barrier Reef

This Power Cruiser sleeps up to eight.

- Two double cabins

- Forward cabin has four singles

- Salon will convert to a double

- Two bathrooms

Great ventilation. Great for one or two couples and small families.

Indicative Rates*

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$650.00$750.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Power Catamaran - Conquest 44

Whitsunday Escape Power Catamaran Conquest 44, charter boat, Great Barrier Reef, Islands

This Power Catamaran sleeps up to twelve.

- Three double cabins

- The forward cabins each have an extra single bed

- Two single bunks

- Salon will accommodate another two.

- Two large bathrooms

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space

- Saltwater spa on fore deck

- Air-conditioning

She has a great galley. The saltwater spa on the fore deck can be heated. The fly-bridge has good shade and clear covers.

Indicative Rates*

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$1300.00$1400.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Power Catamaran - Scimitar 1010

Whitsunday Escape Power Catamaran Scimitar 1010, charter boat, Great Barrier Reef, Islands

This Power Catamaran sleeps up to eight.

- Four cabins

- Salon will convert to another double

- Forward cabins offer full double beds

- Aft cabins are open singles.

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space

She has and plenty of hatches for ventilation. Good tunnel clearance for comfortable off shore cruising. Great for two couples or families.

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$810.00$910.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Yacht - Bavaria 41

Whitsunday Escape ailing Yacht Bavaria 41, charter boat, Great Barrier Reef, honeymoon

This performance Sailing Yacht sleeps up to seven.

- Three double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another single

- Good size double beds

- Two bathrooms

Wheel steering and all lines are led to the cockpit fer easy handling. Great for one to three couples and families.

Indicative Rates*

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$610.00$680.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Power Catamaran - Fountaine 44

Whitsunday Escape Luxury Power Catamaran Fountaine 44, Great Barrier Reef, Islands

This new luxury Fountaine Pajot 44ft Power Catamaran sleeps up to ten.

- Four double cabins, both forward cabins each have another small single bed

- Salon will convert to make another double

- Four bathrooms

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space and a great upstairs galley

- Fantastic large fly-bridge with good shade and clear covers

- Air-conditioning

A great way to explore the Whitsunday Islands.

Indicative Rates*

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$1680.00$1880.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Yacht - Catalina 387

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Catalina 387, Great Barrier Reef Islands

This luxury sailing yacht sleeps up to six.

- Aft cabin has a large queen bed

- Forward cabin is generous

- Salon will also accommodate two singles

- Spacious galley is spacious with good refrigeration space

- Bathroom has a separate shower area.

Plenty of hatches for ventilation. All lines are led to the cockpit for easy handling. Great for honeymooners, two couples and families.

Indicative Rates*

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$610.00$680.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Seawind 1160 (4)

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Seawind 1160, Great Barrier Reef Islands, family holiday

This luxury Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to ten.

- Four double cabins

- Salon table drops down to make another double

- Ample headroom

- Generous refrigeration space

- Two bathrooms

This vessel has great ventilation for sailing in the tropics. The self-tacking headsail makes for easy sailing. Great for one to three couples, families and mixed groups.

Indicative Rates*

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$1040.00$1190.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Catamaran - Seawind 1200

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Seawind 1200, bareboat, whitsunday islands

This sailing catamaran sleeps up to nine.

- Four double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another single

- Two large bathrooms

- Ample headroom

- Good refrigeration space

She will perform equally well under power alone. Great for two to four couples, large families and mixed groups.

Indicative Rates*

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$860.00$970.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Yacht - Beneteau 43

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Beneteau 43, bareboat, whitsunday islands

This comfortable luxury sailing yacht, purpose built for charter sleeps up to 10.

- Three private double cabins

- Separate side cabin with two bunks

- Salon table drops down to make another double

- Two bathrooms

- Generous refrigeration space

She has a roomy cockpit with twin steering. Great for two to four couples, families and singles.

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$790.00$880.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Yacht - Bavaria 42

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Bavaria 42, island sailing, honeymoon

This performance Sailing Yacht sleeps up to seven.

- Three double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another single

- Two bathrooms

She has plenty of hatches for ventilation. Twin wheel steering and all lines are led to the cockpit for easy handling. Great for one to three couples and families.

Indicative Rates*

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$670.00$760.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Yacht - Jeanneau 40

Whitsunday Escape Jeanneau 40, sailing boat, hire boat

This luxury performance sailing yacht sleeps up to seven.

- Three double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another single.

- Two bathrooms

- Generous refrigeration

She has plenty of hatches for ventilation. Twin wheel steering with all lines are led to the cockpit for easy handling. Great for one to three couples and families.

Indicative Rates*

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$630.00$710.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Seawind 1160 (3)

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Seawind 1160, sailing boat, hire boat

This luxury Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to eight.

- Three double cabins

- Salon table drops down to make another double

- Ample headroom

- Generous refrigeration space

- Two bathrooms

This vessel has great ventilation for sailing in the tropics. The self-tacking headsail makes for easy sailing. Great for one to three couples, families and mixed groups.

Indicative Rates*

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$890.00$990.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Lagoon 421

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Catamaran Lagoon 421, sailing boat, hire boat,

This luxury Lagoon 421 Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to ten.

- Four double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another double

- All cabins feature great ventilation and their own bathroom.

- Four bathrooms

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration space

- Roomy cockpit

A fantastic luxury Sailing Catamaran built for sailing in the Whitsundays.

Indicative Rates*

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$1600.00$1850.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Yacht - Jeanneau DS50

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Jeanneau 50, sailing boat, hire boat,

The luxury Jeanneau DS50 sleeps up to ten.

- Four double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another double

- Three bathrooms

- A great galley with generous refrigeration space

The Jeanneau DS50 deck salon has twin wheel performance and offers great accommodation. She comes with every option available including a bow thruster and an on-board generator for air-conditioning. Cruise the Whitsunday Islands in style and comfort in the most luxurious charter boat of its size.

Indicative Rates*

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$990.00$1140.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Yacht - Hunter 39

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Hunter 39, sailing boat, hire boat,

This luxury Hunter 39 sailing yacht sleeps up to six.

- Aft cabin has a large double bed

- Forward cabin is generous

- Salon will also accommodate another double

- One large bathroom

She has plenty of hatches for ventilation in Queensland waters. Good freezer, refrigeration and all the extras make for a comfortable bareboat holiday. She also includes air-conditioning when connected to shore power at the marina.

Indicative Rates*

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$630.00$710.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Yacht - Catalina 35mkII

Whitsunday Escape Sailing Yacht Catalina 35, sailing boat, hire boat,

The latest model luxury Catalina 35 mkII accommodates up to five.

- Aft cabin has a large queen bed

- Forward cabin is generous

- Salon will accommodate a single

- One large bathroom

She has plenty of hatches for ventilation in Queensland waters. Excellent freezer and refrigeration space and all the extras make for a comfortable bareboat holiday. Easy sailing as all the lines are led to the cockpit.

Indicative Rates*

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$570.00$630.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Contact operator for further details.



Sailing Catamaran Leopard 42

Leopard 42 Sailing Catamaran, Great Barrier Reef cruising

The Leopard 42 Sailing Catamaran sleeps up to twelve.

- Four double cabins

- Salon will accommodate another double

- Two child berths are available in the forward cabins

- Four bathrooms

- Ample head room

- Generous refrigeration

Great ventilation with plenty of hatches. She will also perform equally well as a power catamaran. The Leopard 42 is ideal for cruising Queensland tropical waters and was purpose built for charter.

Indicative Rates*

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$1350.00$1500.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Power Cruiser Integrity 35

Boat hire Whitsundays

This luxury power cruiser sleeps up to six. The forward cabin offers a large queen. A 3/4 cabin and a bathroom are midships and the salon will convert to a double.

She has good headroom and a great galley with very generous fridge/freezer space.

The Integrity 35 is a very comfortable bareboat to explore the Whitsunday Islands in style for honeymoon couples.

Indicative Rates*

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$820.00$920.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Salina 48

The Salina 48 is a luxury catamaran perfect for cruising the Whitsundays

The luxury Salina 48 Sailing Catamaran is the largest boat in the fleet and performs very well under sail. With four double cabins, four bathrooms and four small single bunks (two attached to the front cabins and two amidships) she can sleep up to 12. The upstairs galley, the generous refrigeration space and the large covered cockpit makes for very comfortable offshore sailing.

Indicative Rates*

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$1750.00$1950.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Leopard 43

The Leopard 43 under sail in the Whitsundays

The Leopard 43 sailing catamaran was purpose built for cruising tropical waters and is very popular with overseas charter fleets.

It can sleep up to twelve. Four double cabins with their own large bathrooms, the saloon will accommodate another double and two additional small adult berths are available in the forward cabins. The ample head room, the generous refrigeration space, the upstairs galley and large fully covered cockpit makes for very comfortable cruising.

Indicative Rates*

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$1450.00$1600.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Catamaran - Tasman 35

The Tasman 35 under sail in the Whitsundays

The Tasman 35 sailing catamaran is comfortable and economical.

The Tasman 35 sleeps up to eight. Three double cabins and two bathrooms, the salon table drops down to make another a double. The forward cabins are double beds, the aft cabin a slightly smaller ¾ double. A small child bunk is also available in one of the forward cabins. Ample headroom, generous refrigeration space and plenty of hatches.

Indicative Rates*

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$850.00$950.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Luxury Sailing Catamaran - Seawind 1250

Seawind 1250 luxury sailing catamaran in the Whitsunday Escape fleet

The luxury Seawind 1250 sailing catamaran was purpose built for cruising to suit those that want the best.

The Seawind 1250 sleeps up to nine. Three double cabins, two bathrooms, the saloon will accommodate another double and a single. One forward cabin also has a small child bunk. The ample head room, generous refrigeration space, and roomy covered cockpit that opens onto the salon, make for very comfortable cruising. Air-conditioning is available at the marina.

Indicative Rates*

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$1090.00$1230.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



Sailing Catamaran - Leopard 40

The Leopard 40 at anchor in the Whitsundays

The Leopard 40 can sleep up to ten. Four double cabins, two bathrooms and two additional small berths are available in the forward cabins. All cabins feature plenty of hatches and ample head room. The generous refrigeration space, the upstairs galley and the roomy shaded cockpit make for very comfortable cruising. Suitable for four couples, families and mixed groups. She will also perform equally well under power.

Indicative Rates*

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$1040.00$1230.00Unlimited Kilometre Hire


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome however they are to be supervised by parents.



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07 4946 5222
1800 075 145

 
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