Select your ship and times. Find the boat you wish as well as the dates you want. Our standard charter few days is Saturday 9AM through Friday noon (throughout the summertime its unlikely we're able to accommodate an off-standard few days demand because charters will be scheduled "back to straight back"). Give us a call Monday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST, 1-800-677-7245, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm the times can be found and reserve your charter. You are in addition welcome to check availability and place a 48-hour "first right of refusal" hold on your chosen boat/dates on our website. You'll backlink to an availability schedule per motorboat from this's listing web page or mouse click to view an availability calendar for the whole fleet.
Send a resumé: If this your first charter with San Juan Sailing, please finish either the Sailing Resumé (if you should be chartering a sailboat) or perhaps the Cruising Resumé (if you are chartering an electrical ship).
Indication and return charter agreement. San Juan Sailing will e-mail your charter arrangement. Review the charter agreement before delivering a signed backup to us. For those who have plumped for to send your reservation deposit (30per cent of charter rate) in by check, assuming you have got not already delivered the check, you ought to consist of it together with your finalized arrangement.
Planning. With your charter agreement we are going to also email you a charter planning checklist containing general watercraft info, travel tips, instructions, and checkout and preparation tips. Upon demand, we could in addition give you a sample packing listing and an example menu (filled with grocery list) to help make your preparation easier. Being speed your checkout, we suggest you read the "Notes from Owner" for the boat (available on this website near the top of your watercraft's specification page).
On arrival. Our knowledgeable charter staff will orient one to cruising the islands during the protection and Navigation Briefing (typically Friday at 4:30pm or Saturday at 9:30am) then give you a whole onboard checkout of your boat. I will be very happy to help you with cruise planning, respond to questions, and give out our very own unique tips about cruising the hawaiian islands of the Pacific Northwest. After that you’re down cruising the islands across stunning Bellingham Bay. Arrive a little early when it comes to 4:30pm Friday security and Navigation Briefing. To get more details please visit our Arrival Day page.
Incase you are planning going into Canadian waters, there's a no. 6. Click for information. Note regarding winter months charters (involving the end of the fall off-season in addition to start of the springtime off-season): cold weather cruising (at off-season rates) is certainly not suggested as a result of large winds (50+ knots) and wind waves (8+ feet), frequently unpredicted, that occur in our location. But charters are available (minimum of 5 days) to individuals with considerable knowledge, upon endorsement by both the owner together with general supervisor of San Juan Sailing. Please in addition note that many ships are undergoing substantial preventive maintenance during the winter therefore the collection of vessels is limited.