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Antigua Sailboat Charters provides a unique way to explore the Caribbean Sea and its beautiful islands. Both a seasoned sailor and a complete novice, Antigua Sailboat Charters can take you to the most beautiful places in the world.

With so many options, deciding which charter to choose cannot be easy. This ultimate guide will discuss the best Antigua Sailboat Charters, ensuring you have the best sailing experience possible.

Where to sail around Antigua and Barbuda?

Antigua is one of the most beautiful sailing destinations in the Caribbean. Therefore, enjoy its crystal-clear blue waters and stunning scenery. Explore many places around the island, from secluded bays and coves to lively ports and yacht marinas.

Here are some of the best places to sail around Antigua:

Jolly Harbour is an expansive marina with a relaxing island charm. It caters to both yachtsmen and casual visitors. On the West Coast, explore vibrant coral reefs on a yacht charter in Antigua. Or head to Deep Bay if you’re looking for a less crowded beach experience.

Nelson’s Dockyard is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for full marina services, keeping sail, motor, and larger yachts safe. Indeed, it is a great place for anchoring in the Caribbean.

Falmouth Harbour, near the Antigua Yacht Club, is more convenient for most yacht services. Many businesses sell duty-free dry goods there as well. A wide range of marine services are here, with happy hours and jump-up nights.

English Harbour is one the main bases of sailing yachts in the Caribbean and is near Falmouth Harbour. It attracts hundreds of yachts and is the winter home to many gold-plated yachts.

Other Antigua Sailing Areas

Mamora Bay is a well-protected lagoon and home to many aquatic activities of the prestigious St James’s Club. It could also be the only place in the Caribbean where you can tie to a dock and get room service onboard. However, it could be tricky to find Mamora Bay if you are coming from the north. However, it’s easier to locate it if you’re from the south.

Indian Creek lies less than two miles to the east if you’re coming from English Harbour. It is a charming little hideaway that winds between cactusy hills and offers more privacy. In addition, many claim that the famous singer Eric Clapton owns the house on Indian Creek.

Nonsuch Bay was named after the first visiting “yacht,” a ship called the Nonsuch, in 1647. Furthermore, a gunk holer’s delight as you can anchor almost anywhere in the bay.

How long does it take to sail around Antigua and Barbuda?

The duration of a trip around Antigua and Barbuda depends on several factors, such as:

  • the number of people in the group
  • the activities and attractions you have in mind
  • Most importantly, the type of yacht you prefer to charter.

However, a 7-day sailing trip should give you enough time to make the most of your journey. Visitors can also visit Barbuda at a reasonable cost and enjoy its unspoiled beauty.

Antigua is near many other Caribbean islands, including Montserrat, Nevis, St. Kitts, and Guadeloupe, which are accessible by boats.

Of course, exploring these nearby destinations provides exciting Antigua Sailboat Charters.

Note that Antigua’s steady trade winds blow between 10 to 20 knots. Such a predictable nature makes Antigua a prime destination for sailing on any day of the year.

The Dove
The Dove Sailboat

The Dove

  • a 54-foot sailboat
  • With two cabins that can accommodate up to 4 guests
  • ideal for a small group of travelers
  • designed with careful attention to detail – teak interior accented by art, luxurious Italian fittings, and lavish linens
  • All features and amenities of the vessel are in place to make guests comfortable, giving an unparalleled travel experience
  • get access to water toys such as water skis, fishing gear, snorkeling gears, paddleboards, and more
  • full entertainment and communication equipment
  • lean season all-in rate is $9,800 per week, peak season all-in rate is $12,420 per week
  • The base port is in Antigua for all seasons.
  • Winter operations are in the Leewards Islands Antigua and Windwards.

During winter, charter Sailboat The Dove to visit the Caribbean Islands, like Antigua.

The Mustique Sailboat - One of the yacht options in Antigua Sailboat Charters
Mustique Sailboat

Mustique | Antigua Sailboat Charters

  • a sailboat that offers luxurious space with its rich teak interior and cream-tone leather for both comfort and style
  • has a total length of 20 feet
  • With three well-appointed cabins that can accommodate up to 6 guests
  • cabins are spacious and provide maximum storage and closet space
  • complete with amenities and water toys such as wakeboards, snorkeling gears, inflatables, and kayaks
  • all-in rates range from $17,500 per week to $20,000 per week
  • winter base port is in Antigua, operating in the Caribbean (Leeward Islands, Windward Islands, BVI)
Afaet - Antigua Sailboat Charters
Afaet Sailboat


  • a majestic sailing yacht upgraded with a luxurious and comprehensive renovation
  • boasts a beautiful teak-colored deck, stunning blue hull, and vibrant orange accents
  • the refined interior provides complete comfort and elegance
  • has a total length of 30.47 meters
  • equipped with four cabins
  • can accommodate up to 9 guests
  • offers world-class amenities such as an entertainment system, tv in all cabins, and a library with movies
  • Enjoy water toys onboard, such as inflatables, water tubes, paddle boards, kayaks, fishing and snorkeling gears
  • inclusive rates range from $39,000 to $42,000 per week
  • operating in Antigua, Caribbean Islands (Leewards, Windwards, BVI)
  • base port in winter is in Antigua
Radiance Sailboat
Radiance Sailboat

Radiance | Antigua Sailboat Charters

  • a 121.5 feet sailboat with excellent sailing capabilities
  • Offers four cabins that can cater to 7 guests (and up to 9 guests per approval)
  • enjoy spectacular views both inside and out
  • guests will benefit from the most advanced facilities and equipment aboard
  • get unlimited access to water toys – kayaks, paddleboards, inflatables, wakeboards, kiteboards, dinghies, sea scooters, and more
  • The all-inclusive rate is $89,500 per week, either summer or winter season
  • Christmas and New Year rate is $99,500 per week, excluding other personal expenses.
  • The Winter base port is in Antigua and other ports (by request)
  • Other operating areas include the Caribbean islands such as BVI, USVI, Leeward Islands. And other islands in South Pacific and Central America.

Where do most sailboats go in Antigua?

Sailboats often journey to the islands near Antigua, including Barbuda, St Kitts & Nevis, Montserrat, and Guadeloupe. Of these, Barbuda is the closest, at about 48 kilometers away from Antigua. Guadeloupe is the farthest, at approximately 92 kilometers.

Overall, the island of Antigua and Barbuda has diverse sailing destinations. Each one also boasts a unique beauty. A never-ending choice of pristine coves, protected bays, lively anchorages, and magical islets, no wonder sailors love it.

Hence, visit the Pillars of Hercules by sailing through the Galleon Beach.

Book Your Antigua Sailboat Charters With Us

Come aboard and join us for your ideal Antigua Sailboat Charters! If you’re looking for the best sailing vacation in the stunning islands of Antigua and Barbuda, look no further than BVI SAIL!

We are a team of expert, friendly, and reliable yacht charter brokers here to make your island vacation extraordinary. You can also have a personalized tour with us to fit your preferences and requirements perfectly.

Our sailboats charter arrangements come with hassle-, worry-free luxury and comfort so you can focus on making your holiday pleasant. In addition, you can save more if you book your Antigua yacht charter with us early on.

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So, book with BVI SAIL (a part of CKIM Group) now. Experience the beauty of Antigua and Barbuda with its many islands harbour and 365 beaches!

Karin Patrick

Yacht Charter Broker

Karin Patrick has been a travel industry professional since 1978. A native of Germany, She has lived in many places worldwide, including Australia, India, and the United Kingdom. In 1983, she moved to the United States, living in Connecticut, then California, and now in Florida. Karin attends the Greek Yacht Charter Shows.

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  • 177.00 Ft Motors
  • Built: 1993
$175,000 - $190,000 /wk
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  • 163.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2000
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€112,000 - €125,000 /wk
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$68,000 - $75,000 /wk
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$90,000 - $95,000 /wk
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$100,000 - $108,000 /wk
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€95,000 - €105,000 /wk
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  • 129.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2021
$75,000 - $86,250 /wk
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  • 116.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2003
$46,000 - $49,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 115.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 1939
$64,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 111.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2011
€115,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 107.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2023
€37,000 - €42,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 104.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 1996
$39,500 - $45,500 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 93.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2001
€28,000 - €32,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 82.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2001
30,000 - 38,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 82.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2014
$27,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 80.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 1995
€25,000 - €30,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 75.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2021
$28,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 76.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 1992
€22,500 - €31,500 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 78.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2017
€30,000 - €32,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 76.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2006
$10,700 - $18,500 /wk
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  • Built: 1983
€17,000 - €25,300 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 70.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2018
$22,000 - $24,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 66.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2003
€18,000 - €23,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 65.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 2018
$13,100 - $15,200 /wk
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  • 57.00 Ft Sail
  • Built: 1982
$10,800 - $14,800 /wk
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  • Built: 1988
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  • Built: 1997
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