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Whitsunday Escape

Airlie Beach

Phone: 07 4945 3967


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.

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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"Maybe another time.....:("

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 2 months ago

"We had planned a 10 day bare boat charter adventure with Whitsunday Escape for my 50th birthday, but because of the COVID-19 lock down and travel restrictions plans were put on hold. The staff at..." more »


"Whitsunday Escape - Great Escape"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 4 months ago

"What a trip ..... 6 days - perfect yacht, company and weather. We chose the Lagoon 45 with fly bridge for the ultimate in comfort for 3 couples although there are 4 spacious cabins and all cabins..." more »

1 person found this review helpful

"Amazing experience!"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 5 months ago

"We had a fantastic time sailing on Indigo around the Whitsunday Islands! We saw so much beautiful wildlife and scenery on our way. Our vessel was in fantastic condition and very comfortable. All of..." more »

1 person found this review helpful

Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802 Australia