Pricing and Conditions

High season Low season
(Dec - Feb) (Jun - Dec)
Adult $390.00 - $470.00 $390.00 - $430.00
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Costs quoted are daily hire rate for the boat, not per person. Max four people. In addition to the daily hire rate you pay for fuel (etimate $15 per day) and optional bond insurance ($25 per day). Linen is provided on request for the charter at $30 per person.

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The skipper must have sufficient knowledge and experience to bareboat charter. Ideally a minimum of six months skippering a similar vessel and a recreational boating qualification. Charters who are uncertain of meeting requirements should contact Great Escape Sailing to discuss. You will be required to post a bond for the days of your charter to cover, the amount is dependant on the insurance option selected. Full terms and conditions for bareboat charter are on our booking page.

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Full payment is required before the commencement of your charter. A 30% deposit is required to reserve your charter with the balance payable 30 days prior to the start date of your charter. Cancellations 30 or more days prior to commencement of charter; your deposit is refunded less a $250 administration fee. Cancellations within 30 days of commencement of charter forfeit deposi. If your charter is disrupted due to COVID 19 restrictions you will have the option of a refund or reschedule.

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Suitable for two to six sailors, these NZ-designed & built Raven 31s will enable you to have a fantastic holiday afloat. With a modest rig that can be easily handled by a couple. Features include a walk-through transom, plenty of accommodation below with a generous galley, double berth forward, main saloon with a drop-down table for a double berth & generous quarter berth.

This 9.45m yacht lets you explore the wonderful beaches, bays, historical sites & towns in this world-renowned cruising ground at your own pace. Charters are usually five to seven days. To ensure safety and comfort you can choose to have an instructor aboard on day one to refresh skills. All Maritime New Zealand safety equipment & cruising essentials are supplied.

Opening times

Business hours:
8.30am to 5.30pm, 7 days a week.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


1 Richardson Street, Opua, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
29kms to Kerikeri Airport.
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
Bus stop at the top of Opua Hill walking distance to Great Escape dock.
decisions Proximity to town:
Paihia or Russell approximately 8kms away. Opua five minutes walk.

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