Whitsunday Rent A Yacht

Whitsunday Rent a Yacht offers bareboat, skipper yourself yacht charters around the Whitsundays.

Hire a catamaran, yacht or motor cruiser and sail the world-class Whitsunday Islands with your family, partner or friends.
Enjoy snorkelling fringing reefs, hiking through rainforests, seeing Whitehaven Beach, time at Hamilton Island marina and unforgettable sunsets as you cruise Australia's tropical paradise at your own pace.

The Whitsunday Rent a Yacht base is in Shute Harbour, just 10 minutes from Airlie Beach. Their private jetty’s location means you’re up to two hours closer to the islands, saving you time and fuel getting out to the islands.

No boat license is required to hire a yacht and sail the Whitsundays. You will receive a comprehensive briefing before you set sail, including a thorough introduction to your vessel, its fittings and your cruising area. Additional sail training available on request.

Additional services on offer through Whitsunday Rent a Yacht include the Whitsundays School of Sailing and Flotilla group cruises to the outer Great Barrier Reef.

Whitsunday Rent a Yacht are the longest operating, Australian owned bareboat charter company. With reasonable pricing, fantastic service and immaculate boats from the best location, they will get you hooked on bareboating!

See the Whitsunday Rent a Yacht website’s online booking system for vessel availability and rates.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
All yearMonday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday8am - 4:30pm
Sunday8am - 4:30pm

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
6 Bay Terrace
Shute Harbour, Whitsunday Area
Queensland
Australia

Our hire

Venturer 38 - 4 Cabin

Venturer 38 - 4 Cabin

The Venturer 38 is a charter motor catamaran perfect for the budget conscious, novices and those groups who just want to get out on the water and experience the Whitsundays. It accommodates six passengers in comfort, in two double cabins and two smaller double cabins - which are suitable for one adult or two children sharing. Maximum capacity onboard is eight passengers.

This classic motor cruiser is easy to handle and operate with simple equipment and onboard systems. The spacious back deck is perfect for relaxing with a cold drink and catching up with the crew at the end of another perfect Whitsunday day. The fully equipped galley, bathroom with hot and cold shower and dinghy and outboard provide all the additional extras required for your dream holiday.

Cruise away on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous catamaran and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Seawind 1000 XL - 4 Cabin

Seawind 1000 XL - 4 Cabin

The seawind 1000 XL is the perfect size vessel for a family or small group of friends wanting to sail the beautiful and tropical Whitsundays. Super comfortable living inside and out, as she offers 4 comfortable berths, 2 showers and 1 head.

The rear cockpit provides a nice large shaded area, which is perfect for outdoor entertaining!

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous catamaran and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bushwalking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Benteau Lagoon 400 - 4 Cabin

Benteau Lagoon 400 - 4 Cabin

This 40 foot version of the popular Lagoon catamaran range is a spacious vessel with comfortable accommodation for eight people. Two additional berths in the saloon, suitable for children, permits this catamaran to accommodate 10 people maximum.

The outdoor living area in the cockpit is perfect for enjoying the Whitsunday vistas. A fully equipped galley, four bathrooms, all the modern equipment and accessories, this is the perfect charter vessel for those who want space, comfort and a little bit of luxury.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous vessel and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Beneteau Lagoon 400 - 3 Cabin

Beneteau Lagoon 400 - 3 Cabin

This 40 foot version of the popular Lagoon catamaran range is a spacious vessel with comfortable accommodation for six people. Two additional berths in the saloon, suitable for children, permits this catamaran to accommodate eight people maximum.

The outdoor living area in the cockpit is perfect for enjoying the Whitsunday vistas. A fully equipped galley, four bathrooms, all the modern equipment and accessories, this is the perfect charter vessel for those who want space, comfort and a little bit of luxury.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous vessel and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Leopard 38 - 4 Cabin

Leopard 38 - 4 Cabin

This 38 foot version of the world renown Leopard Catamaran range is a spacious vessel with four well appointed double cabins. Easy to handle with all the sail controls meeting at the helm station, this Leopard sails like a dream for both the novice and more experienced sailors alike.

The cockpit living area is designed for maximum comfort, with the raised helm station being perfectly placed for the crew to interact with the skipper whilst underway. New to the fleet, this is a very popular vessel for novices and groups of family and friends. A fully equipped galley, two bathrooms, all the modern equipment and accessories, this is the perfect charter vessel for those who want space, comfort and practicality.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous vessel and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Beneteau 43.4 - 4 Cabin

Beneteau 43.4 - 4 Cabin

This classic Beneteau has been a charter favourite for many years. With its comfortable and practical fit out, this yacht is perfect for a family or a group of friends who love sailing. With four double cabins, this yacht accommodate eight guests comfortably.

The spacious foredeck is a well designed and comfortable place to relax with a glass of something and a platter, take in the vista and enjoy the company of your crew. The saloon has a generous lounge suite which seats eight people for dining and perfect for an afternoon snooze after a snorkel or swim. A trusted favourite of the Australian charter industry, Beneteau yachts are built with practicality and comfort in mind.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous yacht and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Beneteau 34 - 2 Cabin

Beneteau 34 - 2 Cabin

This Beneteau yacht is in the Oceanis range and has fast become charter favourite amongst the fleet. With its comfortable and practical fit out, this yacht is perfect for a couple or small family who love sailing and want to charter a vessel which is easy to handle and comfortably designed. With two well appointed double cabins, this vessel can accommodate four in style.

The spacious cockpit is a well designed and the perfect place to relax with a cool drink and a plate of nibblies whilst enjoying that Whitsunday sunset. The saloon has an adequate lounge suite which seats four people for dining and perfect for an afternoon snooze after a snorkel or swim.

A trusted favourite of the Australian charter industry, Beneteau yachts are built with practicality and comfort in mind. Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous yacht and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Beneteau 41 - 3 Cabin

Beneteau 41 - 3 Cabin

Highly liveable and enjoyable, meet Highland Fling our Beneteau Oceanis 41. She has all the modern features onboard to really accommodate you in style and comfort which includes her three double cabins, two heads and one external shower.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous vessel and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

Jeanneau 40.3 - 3 Cabin

Jeanneau 40.3 - 3 Cabin

With three double cabins, two bathrooms and a spacious saloon area, Tiger Blue is packed full of modern features for you and your crew to enjoy. Our Jeanneau 40.3 also offers a smooth sailing experience in the tropical Whitsundays breeze, perfect for those keen sailors, or a family adventure in the beautiful Whitsundays. You can enjoy its fully shaded cock-pit area whilst anchored up in one of the Whitsundays magnificent islands.

Set sail on your Whitsunday charter adventure with this fabulous vessel and make memories to last a lifetime. Snorkeling, sailing, swimming, fishing, bush walking, kayaking, beach combing, enjoying a good book or an afternoon snooze on the deck with the wind in your hair - these are all the things a charter holiday provides access to, these and much more!

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