Bareboat sailing Croatia

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If you are planning bareboat charter for the first time in the Adriatic sea, please find below some useful tips:
Destinations and airports:
We can offer 4 best starting bases for our sailing boat or catamaran rental in Croatia:
  • DUBROVNIK -airport Dubrovnik (distance approx 25KM)
  • TROGIR -airport Split (distance approx 8KM)
  • SPLIT -airport Split (distance approx 25 KM)
  • POMER -airport Pula (distance approx. 10KM)


All airports are very well connected with Zagreb, Rome, Frankfurt, London, Barcelona, Oslo, Stockholm, etc. Transfer from the airport to the base can always be arranged as an extra in our booking office. Advice for the sailing routes recommendation in North, Middle or South Adriatic are described: HERE

How to book a bareboat yacht charter  in Croatia:
If you have chosen already your sailing area and already know what type of sailing boat you are looking for yacht rental then you can check our "search engine" to check availability.
If you need some advice about choosing a boat that best suits your needs, please contact our booking office directly on The booking office is open from 08:00-20:00 hour (Mon-Fri) and you will receive an answer in 30 minutes for all your requests. Boats can be held under a reservation option for you 3-4 days if you need some time to discuss it with your crew. When you decide that you would like to book a bareboat charter, our booking office will send you the confirmation with all payment and bank details. After receiving an advance payment, you should receive a contract and after receiving balance payment - a boarding pass. The booking office will ask you your arrival time (important for our schedule) and crew list details (skippers license number, name and surname of all the crew, date of birth and passport number).

Necessary documents for bareboat charter Croatia:
For bareboat charter in Croatia, you need a valid sailing license & VHF license. It is always better to check if your license is valid on the next web page: and then look for "Recognised certificates for operating boats and yachts" (direct link is not possible as lists are being updated every day). Or you can send the documents which you have and we'll check it for you and confirm validation of the licence.

Check-in is at 17:00 hour on Saturday. By that time all boats will be ready. If you are arriving earlier please come to our office so we can immediately finish up some "paperwork":

  • you will receive original documents of the boat, weather forecast, etc.
  • you will be asked to show your original skipper license
  • we will confirm the crew list and charge tourist tax
  • payments can be made by credit card or cash
  • you will be advised about using our support line

Only after the documents procedure in the office, technical check-in can be provided. Until 17:00 we will start the technical check-in procedure with technical equipment lists which should be signed by the client and Ultra sailing staff. We give our best to prepare the boat earlier, once you arrive, we can tell you if the boat will be ready earlier.  We kindly advise that just one person usually the skipper to do the technical check-in as it goes faster. In the meantime, the rest of the crew can go shopping in the nearest supermarket.

Safety deposit for bareboat yacht Charter Croatia :

All boats are insured and safety deposit can be charged in two ways:

Refundable deposit:
Charged by credit card (preferred) or in cash. After returning your boat deposit amount will be unblocked (returned to the client). A safety deposit is a part that insurance does not cover for example lost dinghy or broken window. If the damage is smaller than the safety deposit (for example lost fender approx 400 HRK) we will unblock your card anyway and charge the amount of real cost(example fender 400 HRK). All damages should be reported immediately on the support number. In case of bigger damage maximum charge is the amount of deposit written in your confirmation and in the price list.

Non-refundable deposit-damage loss/waiver: For those who would like a Non-refundable deposit while taking bareboat (written also in the price list) we will need  Insurance house for skippers license, address and payment will be charged into 2 parts: non-refundable part (180€-440€) directly to insurance House + 100€ refundable part in cash which will be returned after check out and without any damage.


Please take care of the sea while sailing in Croatia

eco - michael

Let the next generation enjoy the Adriatic Sea while sailing in Croatia. Therefore we respect the nature and environment:


  • do not throw rubbish into the sea while sailing in Croatia
  • do not discharge wastewater from the boat near the shore and in protected areas
  • do not violate the law on fishing
  • protect aquatic plants and animals
  • apply to the competent bodies of environmental pollution
  • the open fire is forbidden
  • save the water, Croatia is full of fresh water but islands are not, so please save the water whenever you can (do not clean boats or take long showers).
  • Croatian tap water is safe for drinking so you can always refill your bottles (but not the water tanks on your sailing boats).
  • save energy: sail as much as you can, try windsurfing (Korčula area), kayak (island Mljet national Park), avoid motor scooters and motor boats.

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