What to pack on a boating holiday

We recommend you bring along these items for your trip to enjoy the most comfortable and enjoyable holiday possible. Also, take a look below to see what is already included with your boat hire.

  • Camera / video camera / phone and chargers

  • Shower gel / shampoo / conditioner, etc. 

  • Toothpaste +  brushes, etc. 

  • Hand cream

  • Any personal medications / reading glasses, etc. 

  • Warm socks (for the evenings)

  • PJs

  • Torch (for dark paths in evening)

  • Trainers / non-slip, rubber-soled shoes

  • Raincoat (just in case)

  • 1 or 2 long-sleeved tops (it can get windy!) 

  • Jeans / shorts

  • Baseball cap or hat to shield sunlight  

  • Cards, games, etc (we recommend Doddle - fab, fun game)  

  • Sunglasses & sun cream (you'd be surprised)  

  • Wet wipes


Included in the cost of your boat hire

  • Detailed boat brief and local information

  • Free minute sailing with an instructor if required

  • Car parking

  • Lifejackets (and dog bouyancy aids)

  • Luxury bedding and towels

  • Blankets on request

  • Binoculars

  • Insurance cover for damage or diver callouts

  • Skipper information pack, including maps, local amenities, and sailing routes

  • Full tank of diesel








  • Crockery

  • Cutlery

  • Yacht glasses

  • Cooking Utensils

  • Mugs

  • Saucepans

  • 1 Frying Pan

  • 1 Kettle

  • 1 Cafètiere

  • 2 Tea Towels

  • Hand towel

  • Hand soup

  • 1 Dishcloth

  • 1 Scourer

  • Kitchen roll

  • Olive oil

  • Tea & Coffee

  • Salt & pepper

  • Toilet paper

  • Washing up liquid