Caribbean Charters

The BVI Spring Regatta is the one Caribbean Regatta that has something for everyone
Spring 2013
The Regatta & Sailing Festival takes you throughout the beautiful British Virgin Islands

BVI Spring Regatta - Spring 2013 Tortola

Back to the Caribbean, this time to the British Virgin Islands. The Island's have a welcoming climate all year round, a steady wind, neither too strong nor too light, magical beaches and anchorages behind every cape. This two week trip includes four days of exciting racing in the BVI Spring Regatta aboard a Beneteau Oceanis 510. The rest of the time, just relax, take in the atmosphere and try a bit of Scuba Diving, swimming or party, party, party!!!

Nine berths are available and should be booked early to avoid disappointment. Call us now or enquire through the web site.

Date: Spring 2014 to be confirmed

Cost includes the following:
Return flights to the BVI's via Antigua.
Berth aboard a luxurious Oceanis 510
Hotel accommodation in Tortola for the first night
BVI Cruising Tax
Race fees
Crew shirt
Basic provisions for breakfast and lunch
Return transfers from the airport to the marina.

Mediterranean Charters

Southwest Yachting offers Skippered Charters and all RYA practical courses in Palma Mallorca on board "Spirit of Beaulieu" a beautiful Bavaria 38 fully coded to MCA Cat 2. Courses run all year round, so give us a call on 07831 644394 to check availability.

Sunvil Sailing Holidays are our preferred partners in Greece, Croatia and Turkey offering Skippered, Bareboat and Flotilla holidays. For further information visit

Corporate Events

Daily events tailored to suit your needs. A gentle sail around the Solent taking in lunch at one of the many marinas or for the more adventurous a spot of match racing.

Manches Cup

Little Britain Challenge

Cowes Week

Corporate Partners

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'Corporate Partners' gives you a great opportunity to promote your 
company, reward employees or entertain clients on board our beautiful
 Bavaria 38 'White Oryx IV'.

Our 'Corporate Partner' package offers great value. 6 days Corporate Hospitality or Team Building between April and September giving you the opportunity to entertain up to 42 guests/employees. One day can be taken during Cowes Week. 'White Oryx IV' will be berthed in Cowes Yacht Haven, giving you access to fabulous shore side entertainment after seeing the spectacle of Cowes Week racing.

  • 12 months branding on the hull and sails of 'White Oryx IV'

  • Corporate Flag with your company logo

  • 42 Crew shirts embroided with your company logo

  • Web link from the Southwest Yachting to your company website

  • 15% Corporate discount on RYA Practical Courses for company employees

  • Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, soft drinks, beer and wine are all included

This 12 month package cost £9,950.00 plus VAT

More information re: payment schedule, mechanical data for hull/sail branding, flag printing and shirt embroidery, can be obtained from
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Typical Agenda

Arrive at Buckler’s Hard Yacht Harbour
Breakfast to be served on board White Oryx IV.
Tea, Coffee and filled Croissants complemented with Champagne and Orange juice.
Safety Briefing.
Depart for a leisurely sail in the Solent, let your guests/employees take the helm and get some real hands on experience.
During Cowes Week we will take in the full spectacle of this event by finding suitable vantage points to see the racing.
Drop anchor in Osborne Bay or Newtown Creek where a two course lunch with wine, beer and soft drinks will be served on board.
Raise anchor for some hands on sailing, or when two or more yachts fun racing can be arranged.
Arrive back at Buckler’s Hard for afternoon tea.

If you would like to entertain your guests in the evening, we are able to arrange dinner and accommodation in the Master Builders House Hotel at Buckler’s Hard. Conference facilities also available.