Our American Sailing Association affiliated sailing school is located in the heart of Jolly Harbour Marina on the beautiful west coast of Antigua. This is the perfect spot to begin your sailing adventure as you sail gently out into the leeward side of the island. What this means is incredibly flat water and less breeze … Continued
Tag: Antigua Yacht Charter
Have you been watching the America’s Cup action in San Francisco thinking “I wish I could sail”? Well, now’s your chance. Right here in Antigua we have the wonderful Anette, a talented sailor and sailing ASA instructor who can take you from just simply wishing, to actually sailing. Anette is a qualified American Sailing Association … Continued
Horizon Yacht Charters Antigua Base has added this fine catamaran, a Nautitech 441 (2010) called “Edouard”, to their fleet. A 6C/4H arrangement accommodating up to 10 people, contact our Antigua Base for availability.
Watch our video for reasons (as if you need them!) to spend Thanksgiving on a charter yacht in Antigua.
You’ve worked hard to find the perfect charter boat, the best sailing location and you’ve got your crew together. The excitement is building as your charter gets closer. Your crew is dreaming of turquoise blue ocean and white sand beaches… …this is when you might start to experience crew communication overload; how many emails can … Continued
We’re seeing an interesting shift in the amount of time sailors are looking to charter; especially coming through for next year (2013/2014 charter season). The trend we are seeing is for people to charter for 6 – 8 weeks at a time. Perhaps we are seeing this trend in Antigua because it is such a … Continued
Welcome to Akropolis Greek Taverna – right here in Antigua in the heart of the Caribbean. When people arrive to charter from our base in Antigua, one of the first things they ask (after “Where’s the nearest bar?”!) is “Where shall we eat this evening?”. There are quite a few places to choose from right … Continued
There’s something magical about being at an anchorage with just you, a good book and the lapping of the water on the side of the hull. For many, the lure of the beach bars is a thing of the past as they are increasingly finding that a little bit of peace and quiet is good … Continued
Hazy conditions create interesting photographs I think I am addicted to sunsets. Since living in Antigua, I think I’ve taken more pictures of sunsets than you can shake a stick at. I wonder what it is about sunsets that are so compelling? Many of our sailing guests comment that it’s like a punctuation mark after … Continued
Antigua offers the perfect Caribbean island destination for your next Stay & Sail bareboat charter. We are based in the heart of Jolly Harbour Marina which is a 300-acre marina that boasts two of its own stunning, white-sand beaches and all the facilities you would need for a Stay & Sail vacation; large supermarket, swimming … Continued