GENERAL CHARTER CONDITIONS

The charter fee includes the charter of a vessel fully equipped and insured for the boat and crew during the charter period.

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE : Port fees Port fees marina, fuel expenses, transport costs if the port that will sail the boat at the end of the fare is different from that indicated in the contract , cleaning, and other extra services are not included in the charter price.

TERMS OF PAYMENT: When reservation is confirmed, the charterer pays the deposit of 50% of the total fare for charterer’s account within 5 days of receipt of the charter agreement or invoice.The rest amount of 50% must be paid 4 weeks prior to embarkation

Security deposit is paid only by credit card.

CANCELATION POLICY (except if it has been stated differently during booking)

Bookings cancelled in more than 120 days prior to embarkation are fully refundable.

Bookings cancelled between 120 & 75 days prior to embarkation, 30% of the total charter fee.

Bookings cancelled between 74 & 41 days prior to embarkation, 50% of the total charter fee.

Bookings cancelled less than 40 days prior to embarkation, 100% of total charter fee.

For some boats even if cancellation is more that 120 days prior embarkation applies an administration fee of 10%. That will be stated during booking.

 

SECURITY DEPOSIT FOR MONOHULS (REFUNDABLE, amounts are indicative and might vary for boat to boat)

For yachts up to 37 ΄ : 1300€

For yachts up to 42 ΄ : 1700€

For yachts 43΄ to 49΄ : 2000€

For yachts 50΄ to 57΄ : 2700€

 

SECURITY DEPOSIT FOR CATAMARANS (REFUNDABLE, amounts are indicative and might vary for boat to boat)

Up to 38 ΄ : 2800€

For 39 ΄to 41 ΄: 3000€

For 42 ΄to 47 ΄: 3500€

SECURITY DEPOSIT ACCEPTED ONLY IN CREDIT CARD

SECURITY DEPOSIT IS ALSO REQUIRED IN CREWED CHARTERS

 

PARTLY REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT (amounts are indicative and might vary for boat to boat)

For yachts up to 37 FT : 250 € + additional refundable deposit of 400€

For yachts 38 – 42 FT : 280 € + additional refundable deposit of 400€

For yachts 42 – 50 FT : 330 € + additional refundable deposit of 500€

*** Partly Refundable Security Deposit is available for some and not for all of the yachts.

 

Qualification Standards
According to the Greek sailing laws you need at least one official sailing license in order to take over a bareboat. As a sailing license, the port police recognizes any official paper from a sailing school, a yacht club or any relative organization, that has tested and can verify your ability to handle a sailing yacht. If your certificate, is issued by a country that is not a member of the European Union, it must be accompanied by a translation in Greek or English.If you do not have such a qualification paper, a professional skipper will be provided to you to insure your safety and well being, with a standard fee per day. Charter operator has the right as by the official charter contract, to ask you to prove your sailing abilities and knowledge by making a small round trip with one of our representatives on board. This test event is considered part of the charter period.Feel free to contact us for any further specifications you may need.

Contract Formalities
The price that you will pay for the charter is officially stated on your contract, which is approved by the Hellenic Ministry of Merchant Marine. No extra charges will arise during your charter The charterer of yacht has to pay only for fuel, water and gas. If you order of any additional extras, you will formerly be informed their price, which will be stated also in the contact.

Security Deposit
In the aforesaid contract you will see that you have to leave a deposit that varies according to the size of the yacht. This insures that you are responsible only for that amount of money for any loss or damage may be caused.Every yacht is insured against any damage that exceeds that amount. At the end of your charter the Security Deposit will be refunded back to you.

We accept for that amount of guaranty, VISA, MASTERCARD & AMERICAN EXPRESS.

Personal cheques are not accepted.

There is also the possibility of insured deposit. Feel free to request for more information about this type of guaranty.

How to book a yacht
In case you want to charter a yacht please inform us at info@kefaloniasailing.com about the chartering period you are interested in and the size of the boat you want.We, in turn, will inform you about the availability, make the best possible proposal and hold an option on the boat you prefer for five days until you make a decision, without any constraints for your.The final booking of the boat takes place when you send us the agreed first payment for the charter.

Try sailing holidays in Kefalonia. Rent a sailing yacht,  in Kefalonia with us. It is worth it living this experience! Contact us for any info or send us a charter request and we will get back to you the soonest to find together the best option for you. Affordable Sailing yacht charters in Kefalonia.Bareboat or Skippered. Available for charter in Kefalonia are sailing yachts, monohulls, catamarans even few motor boats