Airlie Beach is the best place in the world for a yacht charter. Here you will find a superb array of both crewed and bareboat yachts available for charter in some of the most picturesque surroundings imaginable. The protected waters of the Whitsunday passage abound with superb island destinations that are filled with quiet anchorages, fantastic beaches and a myriad of coves and headlands so can cruise in comfort and safety. Airlie beach is really easy to get to as you can fly direct to the Whitsunday airport at Proserpine or direct into Hamilton Island and then connect by ferry. The range of services is amazing. You can hire a mono hull yacht, a catamaran or a power cruiser that you can skipper yourself or you can join any of a wide range of crewed charter boats for a day sail or a spellbinding week away.
Some of the many professional companies that operate from Airlie Beach include Barefoot Cruises with their range of classic crewed vessels, Whitsundays Sailing Adventures have a range of maxi yachts for those looking for some exciting sailing and then you should see our range of bareboat’s available through companies like Queensland Yacht Charters, Sunsail and Whitsunday rent a Yacht. They can arrange for you to step on board a fully provisioned boat of your choice and sail away after an extensive briefing to enjoy your holiday visiting places like Whitehaven Beach, Nara Inlet, Butterfly Bay and many other magnificent destinations.
The most popular time of the year to experience this type of holiday is from April through to November which is outside of the cyclone season and the weather is usually superb. As it is subtropical it is still warm enough to swim right through the year. If you are thinking of a yacht charter for your next holiday then Airlie beach is the ideal departure point.