The Seychelle Islands - Heaven on Earth

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The Seychelles Archipelago

The Seychelles are an archipelago of outstanding natural beauty located in the West part of the Indian Ocean, four degrees South of the Equator and Northeast of Madagascar. The area - sometimes called ‘Paradise on Earth' - is blessed with subtle colours ranging from the turquoise blue of the transparent sea through the emerald green of its lush tropical forest to the glowing amber of its idyllic powdery white beaches. It is located outside the cyclone belt and the weather is warm and sunny most of the year with an average temperature of 29 degrees.

Imagine a sumptuous necklace of pearls laid on the deep blue Indian Ocean, that is the Seychelles Archipelago. It is a dream landscape for lovers! The inhabitants are friendly and as diverse as the natural wonders; a wonderful mix of African, Indian and Asian cultures with descendants of British and French seafarers.They speak English, French and Seychellois Creole.

Full Board Yacht Charter Holidays in the Seychelles

Our boat holiday organisation offers you a selection of yachts for private charter in the Seychelles' most exciting cruising locations.

The Seychelle Islands are one of the most popular yacht cruise holiday destinations in the Indian Ocean.

You will set off from Victoria, the charming little capital and port or Eden Island, located just off the north-eastern coast of Mahé Island, and will head for the Inner Seychelle Islands archipelago.

Choose the boat to suit your needs from a wide variety of luxury yachts. They include large sailing yachts, sailing schooners, motor sailers, power and sail catamarans. All these yachts are fully equipped to provide quality sailing holidays in the Inner Seychelle Islands which are inclusive of the crew service and full board meals.

The Main Deck features a vast outdoor living space and is pleasantly laid out with a sunbathing area whilst the Aft Deck features a relaxing open air seating area where you can ‘chill out' and enjoy delicious Seychellois Creole dishes which have been freshly cooked on board and served under the shaded under the shaded outdoor dining area.

The yachts' interior is spacious, fully air conditioned and equipped with modern on-board entertainment and amenities together with electronic navigation equipment, cruising guides, radio- telecommunication and a dive platform ladder.

The cosy main lounge incorporates a dining area and bar.

There is comfortable guest accommodation and all cabins have independent air conditioning, en suite bathroom and shower facilities, bath towels and toiletries necessary for your cruising trip.

Separate Crew Quarters.

You'll be able to enjoy water sports and boat leisure activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving above the coral reefs and fishing on sandbanks or swim in the crystal-clear blue waters. Alternatively just lie down and rest on the beautiful white sand beaches of the Seychelles.




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Private Yacht Charter Holidays Aboard Traditional Yachts in the Seychelles


Modern Sailing Yachts and Schooners for Private Yacht Charters and Cruising Holidays in the Seychelles

42 metre Ketch Sailing Yacht

We offer you this fully equipped and crewed 42 metre ketch sailing yacht for your exclusive yacht charter in the Seychelles. These sailing holidays include the vessel's crew and full board meals.

A huge outdoor living space is available for guests to use. The main deck is pleasantly laid out with relaxing sunbathing areas whilst a well- set up aft deck area with upholstered bench mattresses and a teak table offers a perfect open air lounge to chill out and enjoy delicious Seychellois Creole specialities and exotic fruit cocktails in the shade of a sun canopy.

The yacht's interior is fully air-conditioned and has a spacious main lounge arranged with seating and dining areas and bar service. On-board entertainment includes LCD TV, music sound systems and Wifi internet connection music systems, LCD TV and CD/DVD player, in the saloon.

The nine person crew of a captain, three stewardesses, two deckhands, a chef/cook, an engineer and a dive instructor look after the boat and their guests and live in separate crew quarters.

Comfortable accommodation for up to 18 guests consists of three double cabins each fitted with a king size bed and six triple cabins with a queen size bed and a single bed.All have independent air conditioning, en suite bathroom/shower facilities with a complete bath towel set, electrical outlets, hot and cold water.

The boat is equipped with a hydraulic dive and swim platform with access to the dive equipment and a deck shower. Water sports include a tender boat with a 55 HP outboard engine, fishing and snorkelling equipment and two double sea kayaks. Boating leisure options are available at extra cost: Windsurf, ski tube, water skis and scuba diving with a dive master and equipment.


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40 metre three- masted Sailing Schooner

We offer you this fully equipped and crewed 40 metre three masted sailing schooner for your exclusive yacht charter in the Seychelles. These sailing holidays include the vessel's crew and full board meals.

A huge outdoor living space is available for guests to use. The main deck is pleasantly laid out with relaxing sunbathing areas whilst a well- set up aft deck area with upholstered bench mattresses and a teak table offers a perfect open air lounge to chill out and enjoy delicious Seychellois Creole specialities and exotic fruit cocktails in the shade of a sun canopy.

The yacht's interior is fully air-conditioned and has a spacious main lounge arranged with seating and dining areas and bar service. On-board entertainment includes LCD TV, music sound systems and Wifi internet connection music systems, LCD TV and CD/DVD player, in the saloon.

The nine person crew of a captain, three stewardesses, two deckhands, a chef/cook, an engineer and a dive instructor look after the boat and their guests and live in separate crew quarters.

Comfortable accommodation for 18 up to 22 guests consists of a ‘Honeymoon' Master Cabin with a king size bed, four double cabins with a queen size bed and four double cabins with a large double size bed and a single bed. All have independent air conditioning, en suite bathroom/shower facilities with a complete bath towel set, electrical outlets, hot and cold water.

The boat is equipped with a hydraulic dive and swim platform with access to the dive equipment and a deck shower. Water sports include a tender boat with a 55 HP outboard engine, fishing and snorkelling equipment and two double sea kayaks. Boating leisure options are available at extra cost: Windsurf, ski tube, water skis and scuba diving with a dive master and equipment.


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35 metre Sailing Schooner

We offer a completely refitted traditional topsail boat, a 35 metre Sailing Schooner for private yacht charter inclusive of the vessel's crew and full board meals. Your sailing cruise will start from Anse Possession, located on the northern coast of Praslin Island, and head for the Archipelago of the Inner Seychelle Islands.

This Schooner rigged yacht was built in the early 1900s, has been newly rebuilt and fully equipped with the latest on-board amenities to provide comfortable cruising. She offers an exciting sailing holiday aboard a traditional boat in the beautiful Seychelles and is ideal for groups of friends and families.

The main deck is for outdoor living and there are sun beds, enjoy exotic fruit cocktails in the shaded aft deck area and you can relax in a hammock slung under the bowsprit.

The interior is fully air-conditioned and the main lounge is well arranged with a cosy seating area and a restaurant where you will enjoy traditional creole dishes from Seychelles freshly cooked on board by the chef. On-board entertainment and equipment include LCD TV and a stereo music system in the main lounge. The boat is equipped with a deck shower and a swim platform, ice - maker, washing machine, 220v electrical outlet plugs and independent air conditioning in the saloon and the cabins. Beach and bath towels are provided.

On-board accommodation is for 16 up to 18 guests and each cabin has a washbasin, lights and a storage cupboard. Shared bathrooms include four showers, hot and cold water and three toilets.

The 35 metre Sailing Schooner has eight cabins, two have a double bed and one single bunk bed, four have a double bed and two single bunk beds and the two twin cabins have single bunk beds.

A crew of eight will look after you. They are mainly Seychellois and comprises a captain, engineer, 2 deckhands, 2 stewardesses, a dive instructor and a chef/cook and live in separate crew quarters.

You can learn how to sail with the crew's guidance. Other leisure activities include a hard bottom boat tender with 55 Hp outboard engine, snorkeling, bottom line fishing, double sea kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and marine life watching. Water sports options are available at extra cost: Water skis, scuba diving with a Dive Master and you can hire a full set of dive equipment.


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36 metre Sailing Schooner

The two traditional sailing yachts are similarly equipped though the sleeping accommodation differs slightly. This boat has eight cabins, five have a double bed plus a single bunk bed and three have a single bunk bed.


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30 metre Motor Sailing Yacht

We offer this luxury ketch-rigged motor sailer for private boat charter in the Seychelles. The traditional sailing yacht has been recently renovated and fully equipped with modern on-board amenities to provide comfortable cruising.

Chartering this boat for a sailing cruise offers an exciting holiday experience in Seychelles' most beautiful Inner Islands. Her cruising speed is between seven and ten knots. She is an ideal cruiser boat for groups of scuba diver enthusiasts, friends and families.

The boat has spacious outdoor living facilities. Both the main deck and the upper deck have relaxing seating and sunbathing areas with bar service. The shaded aft deck lounge features a lively open-air space where guests can chill out and enjoy exotic fruit cocktails and creole dishes from the Seychelles freshly cooked on board.

Our holiday charter package includes the yacht's crew and full board comprising breakfast, lunch and dinner, together with entry fees to Seychelles' Nature Reserves as per cruise schedule.

The yacht's interior is fully air-conditioned and has a spacious main lounge well arranged with seating and dining areas. On-board entertainment includes LCD TV and Hifi stereo system in the saloon. Navigation devices are composed of a GPS, VHF and safety radio equipment.

New and comfortable accommodation for fourteen guests consists of :

Main Deck.
One Master Suite cabin with a king size bed (200 x 160 cm), double wash basins and cabinets.
Lower deck.
Two Bow double cabins with a queen size bed (200 x 140 cm).
Two Mid-ship double cabins with a queen size bed (200 x 140 cm).
Two Aft double cabins with a queen size bed (200 x 140 cm).

All of them have independent air conditioning, a storage cupboard, en suite bathroom/shower facilities with a complete bath towel set, power plugs, hot and cold water.

A crew of six to seven will look after you and comprises a captain, one or two stewardesses or stewards, a chef/cook, a dive instructor and two skippers/deck hands.

The boat's transom is equipped with a hydraulic dive and swim platform and a deck shower.
The dive boat charter package includes water sports and boating leisure activities such as a tender boat, fishing and snorkeling equipment, two double sea kayaks and stand-up paddle boards, ten complimentary dives for certified divers with a dive guide, oxygen cylinder tanks, weights and belts together with a diving boat powered by a 140 HP outboard engine. You can hire a full set of on-board dive equipment


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Exclusive Yacht Charters aboard Power and Sail Catamarans in the Seychelles

56 ft Sailing Catamaran

We offer private sailing holidays aboard this modern 56 ft sailing catamaran and our package is inclusive of three crew, full board meals and open bar for all non-alcoholic drinks.

The boat was totally refitted in 2008 and is fully equipped to help you enjoy an exclusive and exciting holiday afloat. The outdoor living spaces are pleasantly laid out with swimming and sunbathing areas plus a well set up aft cockpit area with cushioned seats and a teak table, where meals are served in the shade of a sun canopy. Delicious Seychellois Creole specialities are prepared on board.

The yacht’'s interior is fully air-conditioned and has electrical outlets throughout. The spacious saloon has seating with oval shaped leather settees and a dining area. Entertainment includes Bose Hi Fi sound systems/ video-tape recorder, LCD colour television and DVD/CD players in the saloon.

There's private accommodation for eight guests which can be extended to ten. The four double cabins all have a queen size bed, dressing area, storage, and en suite bathroom/shower facilities and bath towels. Separate crew accommodation.

There are two diving platforms with swimming ladders and a deck shower. Water sports is catered for with a 4.20m Hard bottom inflatable tender with Yamaha 40 Hp outboard engine, fishing tackle, fishing rods and reels and snorkeling equipment plus a kayak and water skis. In addition as a chargeable option there is Scuba diving including 3 Bauer electric compressors:6 m3/H, and dive tanks for certified divers who will be guided by the Dive Master.


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53 ft Luxury Sailing Catamarans

We are pleased to offer two 53 ft (16.23 m) luxury sailing catamarans for exclusive yacht charter in the Seychelle Islands. Our charter holiday package includes attentive service from two crew members and full board meals freshly cooked on board with the delicacies of Seychelles' cuisine.

The yachts were strongly built in 2008 and 2015. Both charter catamarans offer safe and good quality cruising. The ample fore-deck is fitted out with sun beds where you can relax, while the shaded aft deck is a lively outdoor living space, perfect to entertain guests for dinner.

The boat's interior is fully air conditioned and decorated with clear wood finishes and the main lounge has a cozy seating area. The boats are comprehensively equipped including electronic navigation, transom swim platforms, a barbecue grill and a water maker. The galley is fitted with oven and hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine.

There's spacious and comfortable onboard accommodation:

- For eight guests it consists of one Master Cabin with a king size bed and three Double Cabins with queen size beds
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- For twelve guests it consists of one Master Cabin with a king size bed, two Double Cabins with a queen size bed and three Triple cabins with a double bed and a single bed.

All of them have an ensuite bathroom/shower equipped with hot and cold water and electric flush toilets plus HD television and HDTV/surround sound music systems. The crew has a separate cabin and bathroom.

Water sports and leisure activities are available during your boat trip including a boat tender with 40 HP outboard engine, snorkeling above coral reefs, island hopping and a deep sea fishing cruise for your holiday in the Seychelles. Scuba diving and dive equipment are available for hire.


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Leopard 51 ft Power Catamaran

Our holiday boat service offers you this Power Catamaran for Private Yacht Charter in the Seychelles.

The yacht, built in 2014 combines stability with elegance. She has a fore cockpit, multiple seating areas and a large lounging platform that is perfect for sunbathing and enjoying the view. Her two 370 HP Yanmar engines provide effortless cruising up to 20 knots. The yacht is equipped with modern on board amenities and electronic navigation instruments including a chart plotter, autopilot, radar and echo sounder.

This holiday charter package includes full board comprising breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Outdoor living facilities include a large fly bridge and an aft deck cockpit with cushioned seating and dining areas protected with a Bimini sun shade.

The yacht's interior is fully air-conditioned. The spacious main lounge features a pleasant indoor area to chill out and dine. It is equipped with a flat screen TV and music sound systems. Delicious menus are freshly prepared on board consisting of Seychellois Creole specialities and quality international food.

The four double cabins can accommodate up to eight guests. All have en suite bathroom facilities with hot and cold water, power plugs and flush toilets.

The crew of two have a separate fore cabin. The galley has an electric fridge and freezer, oven, grill and all dinnerware.

Guests can make use of her boat tender with a 20 hp outboard engine, snorkelling and deep sea fishing equipment and, for an additional charge, you can go diving.


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Africat 45 ft Power Catamaran

Our holiday boat service offers you this Power Catamaran for Private Yacht Charter in the Seychelles.

The yacht, built in 2014 combines stability with elegance. She has a fore cockpit, multiple seating areas and a large lounging platform that is perfect for sunbathing and enjoying the view. Her two 370 HP Yanmar engines provide effortless cruising up to 20 knots. The yacht is equipped with modern on board amenities and electronic navigation instruments including a chart plotter, autopilot, radar and echo sounder.

This holiday charter package includes full board comprising breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Outdoor living facilities include a large fly bridge and an aft deck cockpit with cushioned seating and dining areas protected with a Bimini sun shade.

The yacht's interior is fully air-conditioned. The spacious main lounge features a pleasant indoor area to chill out and dine. It is equipped with a flat screen TV and music sound systems. Delicious menus are freshly prepared on board consisting of Seychellois Creole specialities and quality international food.

The four double cabins can accommodate up to eight guests. All have en suite bathroom facilities with hot and cold water, power plugs and flush toilets.

The crew of two have a separate fore cabin. The galley has an electric fridge and freezer, oven, grill and all dinnerware.

Guests can make use of her boat tender with a 20 hp outboard engine, snorkelling and deep sea fishing equipment and, for an additional charge, you can go diving.


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85 ft Luxury Sailing Catamaran

Clapotis-Mer Cruising Holidays are proud to offer you this 85 ft (26 metre) luxury sailing catamaran for exclusive yacht charter in the Seychelles.

She was completely renovated in 2015 and now combines comfort with elegance. Here's a fast and safe cruising yacht with an average speed from 10 to 15 knots.

Her huge flush deck plan provides a wealth of relaxing and entertaining outdoor living facilities.

The boat's roof deck area is well laid out with plenty of sunbeds while the shaded aft cockpit is pleasantly arranged in an open-air lounge area with a collection of cushions and pillows where you can chill out, watch the sunset whilst sipping exotic cocktails and enjoy Seychelle's fine creole meals freshly cooked onboard by the Chef. You will be able to relax on the foredeck trampolines and watch the approach to a beautiful Seychelle Island from the bow.

The yacht's luxurious interior is spacious and fully air conditioned throughout. The cosy main lounge has a carpeted floor and is elegantly furnished with beige coloured settees, cushioned seats, coffee tables and a wooden writing desk. This vast area incorporates a full wet bar with stools and a navigation area. Onboard amenities and equipment include a wide DVD screen with surround sound music, CD stereo and video systems, portable computer with internet connection, email and printer, library, GPS chart plotter, autopilot, satellite telephone, two watermakers, icemaker and 110/220 voltage power supply.

Comfortable onboard accommodation for twelve guests (up to sixteen with children ) consists of four Double Cabins with a queen size bed and an extra single bunk bed plus two Stateroom Twin Cabins with upper and lower single beds. All have cupboards, a makeup mirror, hair dryer and ensuite bathroom/shower facilities.

The crew of four look after the boat and their guests and live in separate quarters which include their own bathrooms.
Water sports and leisure activities are available during your sailing cruise including a boat tender with 85 HP outboard engine, water skis, three double kayaks, snorkeling in crystal clear waters and floating mattresses.

Charter this sailing catamaran with us for a guided fly fishing cruise to the remote Seychelle's Outer Islands lying in the Aldabra Atoll which includes the islands of Assumption, Cosmoledo and Astove and Northern Madagacar in the Indian Ocean


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