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Whitsunday Escape

Airlie Beach

Whitsunday Escape has been specialising in Skipper Yourself ‘Bareboat’ Charters for over 30 years, continually delivering outstanding holiday experiences.

Phone: 1800 075 145
Mobile: 4946 5222


Whitsunday Escape has been specialising in Skipper Yourself ‘Bareboat’ Charters for over 30 years, continually delivering outstanding holiday experiences.

Whitsunday Escape proudly achieved silver recognition at the 2018 Australian Tourism Awards for Unique Accommodation! An outstanding fete on a National platform.

Escape with confidence, on a holiday of a lifetime with friends or family in the Whitsundays. Hire your style of boat, from yachts to catamarans, sailing or power and create your own unique holiday at your chosen pace. Each boat is fully equipped for your comfort and safety.

No formal qualifications are required to hire a boat with Whitsunday Escape, just a little experience and boating knowledge to ensure an enjoyable, safe holiday. A training guide can be arranged for a half day or longer should you prefer the extra support.

Bring yourself and crew, your desired provisioning and indulge in a holiday of exploration, adventure and / or relaxation.

Conveniently located at Coral Sea Marina|Resort in Airlie Beach, Whitsunday Escape is ideally situated at the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands and Heart of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Ranked #9 of 86 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Airlie Beach

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rated by 367 travellers

"Very good"
rated by 26 travellers

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rated by 3 travellers

"Amazing experience!"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 12 days ago

"We had a fantastic time sailing on Indigo around the Whitsunday Islands! We saw so much beautiful wildlife and scenery on our way. Our vessel was in fantastic condition and very comfortable. All of..." more »


"Whitsunday Escape Charter"

4/5 Very good Reviewed 13 days ago

"Overall we had an amazing time for 14 days aboard our Bare Boat Charter 48ft Cat "Rafiki" - the Staff of Whitsunday Escape were fabulous and the briefing thorough and informative. A couple of..." more »


"Fantastic holiday and a very professional charter company"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 13 days ago

"We had an awesome week out on Aquila Sunrise. The boat was in great condition and the staff at Whitsunday Escape couldn't have been more helpful. From the team in the office who helped us plan and..." more »

Adam L, Sydney

A $600 deposit is required to confirm your charter if paying 60 days or more prior to your charter. Full fees are required to confirm your charter if paying within 60 days of your charter. The balance of the charter fee is due 60 days prior to your charter commencement. Additional charges are payable 14 days before your charter commencement. A security bond is payable on arrival.

Customers will be required to read and sign a contract the 'Whitsunday Escape Charter Agreement' once their booking is accepted. Customers must be able to meet the experience requirements or book and pay for a sail guide to accompany them for the duration of the charter.

For further booking conditions and cancellation policy please see the Whitsunday Escape website: https://www.whitsundayescape.com/how-it-works/booking-conditions/

Please note these Operator Conditions override the Booking Agent Terms and Conditions below.

Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802 Australia