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Private ship charters with eWaterways


Chartering your own vessel is the perfect way to ensure that your time away is spent in the company of those closest to you. Whether chartering a boat for a special occasion such as a wedding anniversary, a big birthday, or simply during the school holidays these holidays will be remembered for life. Itineraries can be flexed to fit around your requirements and meal times and excursions tailored to suit your needs.

Below is a selection of popular charter options, but please note that many of the ships you'll find when searching eWaterways are also available for charter - just give us a call and we'll arrange everything.


Charter your own boat in TurkeyTurkish Gulet

Sail through the glistening Aegean Sea along the Turkish coast on a traditional Gulet.

These ships offer a fabulous way to relax and can cater for up to 16 passengers.

View full details of our standard Turkish Gulets >>

Alternatively, if you require a larger more luxurious vessel in Turkey, we offer other gulets to suit.

View details of luxury Turkish Gulets >>


Cruise CroatiaEos Croatia

Enjoy the freedom of chartering your own boat next summer in Croatia and share your time with family and friends. Discover the joys of exploring deserted beaches, swimming and snorkelling in crystal blue waters and touring the historic coastal towns like Dubrovnik and Split.

View details for Croatia coastal cruise ships >>




Hotel barges in FranceHirondelle

One of the most elegant ways to celebrate an occasion with friends is aboard a luxurious hotel barge. Glide through some of the most picturesque countryside in France aboard the Hirondelle as your onboard chef and hostess take care of everything.  You'll stop at amazing remote places and can rest up at the fully-stocked bar. With space for just 8 guests, this delightful barge is the perfect choice for those looking for something a little different.

View details for the hotel barge Hirondelle >>



How to book your cruise charter

Our sales team are charter expert and are ready to take your call. Simply dial the Freephone number on:

0808 168 1458

Monday to Friday 9 am - 5:30 pm, and Emma will help you create the perfect charter cruise. Alternatively, complete our group booking form online and one of our agents will get back to you.

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