• Deep drop-offs can make anchoring difficult in places so, restaurants welcome sailors to tie up, step ashore and experience the cuisine which may be French or Island or a mix of both.

    What do you prefer, a bareboat charter, a yacht or catamaran? Here you can also select from a range of luxury, fully crewed options.

    Average Temperature: The average daytime temperatures range from 25 to 28°C and the waters are warm for swimming. The hottest month is March and temperatures climb to high 30s. Water temperature is around 25°C.
    Climate: Tropical
    Best time to go: April to October is dry season.
    Sailing Conditions: Steady trade winds blow in a south easterly direction at a constant 13-18 knots all year round.
    Access: Fly into Papeete and then a domestic flight to Raiatea or Bora Bora.
  • CABIN CHARTER - sail by the cabin

    We are developing our Cabin Charter pages for those of you who love the idea of a sailing holiday, but don't want the responsiblity a bareboating holiday. Cabin Charter is also perfect  if you want to travel outside our rally program dates and like the idea of travelling with a small group of people.  The experience is akin to cruising for comfort and space, but you still get the sailing experience on cabin charter catamarans. We are confident you will love our selection of yachts and holiday destinations. Read more
    CABIN CHARTER - sail by the cabin

    YACHT RALLY - sail in company

    Social races, relaxing lay-days, dinners, parties and tours in amazing destinations worldwide. The one-way itinerary, local knowledge, pre-booked marinas, technical support and Mariner Boating guides take the guess work out of your precious holiday. Come join us!

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    YACHT RALLY - sail in company