Welcome to Galeforce 8 - South Coast Yacht Charters


We are a private Yacht Charter company based in Hamble on the Solent, the hub of British yachting. We offer both bareboat and skippered yachts, mostly privately owned and maintained. We have Bavaria's ideal for everything from cruising to full-on racing, Beneteau's ideal for mini-regattas to corporate clients and individuals, aswell as full-on racing for all major yachting events. Also available are Sigma 38's, a Jeanneau 12.5 and 52.2, Sun Odyssey 37, Beneteau 40.7 and a Bavaria 47.

Our aim is to provide a personal service for all clients, many of whom return year after year. We can also offer skippered charters, bareboat charter, character building, team development, training and management.

As a new venture we can now provide overnight accommodation on board in the heart of Hamble for up to 8 people in three cabins and the saloon.
Prices from £100 per night.This includes both shoreside facilities and facilities on board.For more Information and References Click Here

We are also partnered with a Sea School where you can gain qualifications for Comp Crew, Day Skipper, Coastal and Yacht-master - Click here for more info.

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