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Solent Yacht, Rib, Motorboat & Boat Charters

Welcome to the largest charter and training fleet in English Solent. Solent Boat Charters & Training has a fleet of 30+ vessels moored in Southampton, Hamble & Lymington which includes motorboats, sports cruisers, sailing yachts and rib speed boats which are available skippered charters, bareboat self drive hire. We also offer RYA training courses via our friends at Solent Boat Training who use the 27 boats of our fleet moored in Southampton.

Skippered & Bareboat  Sailing Yacht Charter

   "Inspiration, Frolika, Janbo, Gemini, Hope, Gallifrey, Hebe, Blue & For Sail" are our cruising sailing yachts based in Southampton`s main marina. They are available for skippered & bareboat charter of any duration if you have the qualifications and experience.

We own all 9 Bavaria yachts that are all available for bareboat yacht charter from their home base in Southampton. We offer them for weekends, mid mid or at a discounted full week rate. With free berthing in all MDL marinas included on Southampton based yachts they offer the best value bareboat yacht charter in the Solent.  Bareboat Yacht charter details.

  Solent Yacht Charter On Gemini

"Solent Day Sailing" comes in 3 formats. Why not join one of our shared Solent day sails for just £79 per person including lunch.
Or charter a Bavaria 37 or 49 either bareboat or with a skipper from just £399 per day. All these options are explained in full on our Solent day sailing pages.

Our 49ft Yacht Inspiration offers amazing days on the Solent and is our main vessel for these day sails.You will be amazed by the shear power of this amazing sailing yacht. Check Inspirations details here.

Solent Yacht Charter on Moonlight

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  Solent Rib Boat Charter & Hire

Our 8  different Solent rib speed boats offer the ultimate Solent rib sea safari & rib boat hire days for groups of up to 60 guests. All our prices include skipper & fuel.
They come with an experienced Solent skipper and free use of water proof clothing and life jackets. So join us for a day on the Solent on our rib boats calling in at Cowes, Portsmouth and more. Perfect for Stag parties.

They are available for skippered charter with rates starting at only £449 with fuel, skipper & waterproofs included. 5 different rib boats are now available for Solent bareboat rib charter from £349. 

Solent Rib Boat Hire


Skippered Motorboat Day Charters

A boat charter is perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, parties & special events. 

37ft to 56ft  Motor Boats Available From £1450

Solent Motoroboat Charter
Solent Motoroboat Charter
Solent Motoroboat Charter
Solent Motoroboat Charter
  aaaa Our fleet of Solent motorboats range from 37ft to 56ft and are based in Southampton, Hamble and Lymington. They are available for private and corporate charters with professional skipper at the helm. Charters start from £1450.

Motorboats also work well with our smaller fast rib boats to easily extended numbers and add a fast fun component to your day. Our ribs are also available for bareboat charter for those with the correct qualifications.

Perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, corporate & staff reward days.


Solent Yacht Charter on Moonlight

RYA PWC Jet Ski Training

1 Day RYA PWC Proficiency Course For Jet Skis Just £149 Per Person

   Our trio of Seadoo 90 & 155hp jet skis ( known as PWC`s ) are available for RYA training courses via our friends at Solent Boat Training in Southampton. We offer the 1 day RYA PWC Proficiency Course which allows students to gain the International Certificate of Competence as well which is often needed to jet ski abroad.

The course is great fun for all ages from 14 years with all equipment included.

Our course price is all inclusive so includes use of our jet skis, fuel, wet suites, life jackets, classrooms and all other facilities.

Solent Jet Ski Hire

RYA Boat Training Courses

RYA training courses run by Solent Boat Training are available for our Southampton`s Saxon Wharf marina base. They can offer RYA training courses from the popular introductory RYA Powerboat Level 2 through to the RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper sailing courses.

With access to one of the largest fleet of training vessels and offering courses in powerboating, motorboating, yacht sailing, keelboat sailing, jet skis, navigation theory, vhf radio, first aid and engine 
maintenance. Own boat tuition is available in Southampton, Hamble & Lymington.

RYA Powerboat Training Courses


Bareboat Rib Boat Hire

   Our bareboat fleet of 5 rib boats are available for bareboat self drive hire. We have 6 man and a pair of 8 man rib boats at our Southampton base.

The RYA Powerboat Intermediate qualification is required as standard, but RYA Powerboat level 2 holders can charter for a small insurance surcharge. Prices vary by day but from :-

6 Man 175hp Rib Boat £275

8 Man 200hp Rib Boat £299

8 Man 200hp Rib Boat £299

6 Man 275hp Covered Rib Boat £349

12 Man 300hp Rib Boat £399

Solent Jet Ski Hire

Other Solent Marine Services

Solent Charters offers many other marine bases products and services including lifejacket servicing, own boat tuition, pre-purchase advice, boat collections, bareboat rib boat hire, ashes scattering at sea and more. For more information about our company please visit

Rib & Motor Yacht News

RYA Day Skipper The RYA Day Skipper Tidal Sailing Course is recognised all over the world and is the gateway to chartering at yacht. In 2017 the RYA has removed the tidal/non tidal endorsement from the actual certificate you would receive at the end of the course which has forced the UK yacht charter industry to decline these new certificates unless the course is conducted by a UK tidal training centre. 
Bavaria 42 Joins Our Charter Fleet
Bavaria 42 Joins Our Charter Fleet
Bavaria 42 Joins Our Charter Fleet
Solent Bareboat Yacht Charter Fleet Grows Solent Boat Charters would like to welcome Gallifray to our Southampton charter fleet.
Ink Cartridge Team Building Event Our last charter on Dolphin our faithful Sealine T51 was for Internet Ink an ink cartridge supply company from Nottingham who enjoyed a great team building day with us on the Solent. The company who sell everything from compatible ink cartridges, toner and high quality writing pens chartered Dolphin for a meeting in the morning before we cruised over to Cowes on the Isle of Wight for lunch at the Folly Inn. The management team from Internet-Ink .com wanted to bring the staff from different depa


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