Boat rentals in Seychelles
On the Nautal website, you can find boat rentals in Seychelles with or without a skipper. Sailboats, catamarans
, gulet and much more can be rented in Seychelles and/or worldwide. Cancellation or date change
conditions are flexible up to 15 days before check-in on selected boats.
Why rent a boat in Seychelles?
The Seychelles archipelago is located in the northeast Indian Ocean and is attached to the African continent. The archipelago has 115 islands divided into two groups: the inner islands which are grouped around Praslin, La Digue and Mahé, and the outer islands.
Its paradisiacal beaches, sunshine, breathtaking scenery, turquoise blue water and sublime rocks are all reasons that attract millions of tourists every year. If you are passionate about sailing, hiring a boat in Seychelles will give you the opportunity to sail off an exceptional coastline and live an extraordinary experience.
What is the price of a boat rental in Seychelles?
The price of a boat rental in Seychelles costs 208 $ for a day rental in the low season. In the high season, the price starts from 1,450 $ for a weekly rental.
Besides the season, other factors can affect the price such as the length of the boat hire in Seychelles, the length of the boat, the age of the boat, additional services etc. If you wish to charter with a skipper, you will need to add about 200 $ per day to your budget.
Is it possible to rent a boat in Seychelles without a skipper?
Renting a boat in Seychelles with a skipper
is ideal if you want to be guided to the best places in the region and enjoy the moment to the full. Just imagine yourself enjoying your Seychelles sailing to the maximum relaxing aboard.
You can do bareboat charters in Seychelles
if you have a boat licence or if boats without a licence are available. Being the captain of your own boat is always a good idea.
What to do in Seychelles?
In Seychelles, boat rentals give you the taste of paradise that you are looking for. The area has some of the world’s unbeatable beaches. The sparkling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, the lush forests, giant boulders and soft sand is one you don’t want to miss.
Unspoiled, picture-perfect beaches and 115 islands, perfect for a boat trip in Seychelles. Whether you are considering a Seychelles boat charter for a couples getaway or a family vacation these lovely spots are spectacular for your sailing vacations.
Discover the beauty on board your boat charter in Seychelles! You will have the opportunity to sail off an extraordinary coastline but also to visit the following destinations:
Mahé island is the most populated island of Seychelles and is also the largest. It is 8 kilometres wide and 26 kilometres long. You will have the chance to visit the Morne Seychellois National Park in the north of the island with its exceptional nature. The more athletic among you can climb Morne Seychellois for a dazzling view of the archipelago.
Among the most beautiful beaches of the island, the beaches of Anse Major, Anse Intendance and Anse Beau Vallon will offer you translucent and wonderful water. Petite Anse is both pristine and isolated, with a protected bay. Finally, don't hesitate to visit the capital Victoria where you can admire the King's Garden and the History Museum. Finally, for the gourmets, go to the Sir Selwyn Clarke Market, the market of Victoria where you can buy fish, seafood and exotic fruits.
Mahe Island is a great choice in Seychelles to rent a boat. A great way to make your Seychelles sailing experience one of a kind.
Praslin island is another must-see destination when visiting Seychelles. If you rent a car, you can see the Vallée de Mai natural reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
If you want to admire an exceptional beach, Anse Lazio is one of the most beautiful in Praslin with its turquoise water, fine sand and magnificent sunsets! The secluded beach doesn’t stop there with its beauty. The most beautiful part of the beach is the rare coral reefs, turtles, rays and fish.
La Digue is known for its calmness, its famous beach of Anse Source d'Argent and its granite rocks, the most photographed in Seychelles, as well as for its vanilla which has been cultivated on the island since 1866. La Digue is a paradise for swimmers and snorkelers; they will discover a unique universe with over 850 different species of fish.
Another great beach to visit is Grand Anse. A wonderful place to spend a day under the sun and viewing the picture-perfect beach. Known to most as a wild beach, the water is great for surfers who want to spend hours on these windswept waters! Swimmers should take extra careful on this beach.
Enjoy a special sailing holiday in Seychelles by looking for a boat rental near you. What is stopping you from seeing giant tortoises and other marine animals, making a personalised boat tour.
What is the weather like in Seychelles?
Unlike France, there are two main seasons in Seychelles: the wet season and the dry season. The wet season runs from November to March and the dry season from April to October. Temperatures are between 25°C and 30°C throughout the year.
We advise you to sail in Seychelles on your charter boat between the end of April and the end of June and mid-September and mid-November. This way you will avoid the mass tourism of December, July and August.
From December to March, the winds are from the northwest and can reach 5 to 10 knots. From May to September, the trade winds are the main winds and come from the South-East.
What are the most popular ports in Seychelles?
The most popular ports in Seychelles for sailing charters are:
- Eden Island Marina
- Baie de Sainte Anne
How to get to Seychelles
You can reach your charter boat in Seychelles by air. The Seychelles International Airport (SEZ) has many flights to and from overseas. Once there, you will find many buses or taxis to reach your destination.