With More Charter Package Options and Flexibility
SHYC offers a number of charter package options to fulfill every need. Our flexible check-out policy allows charter guests to start their vacation on any day of the week. Our 7 day and 6 Night standard charter package allows for an early morning check-out starting at 8am with most completed before lunch. Our new Afternoon Departure Charter option gives charterers a chance to expand their vacation by starting the afternoon before our standard charter giving the charter a full 7 nights. Our shortest charter, 4 day / 3 night package, available only during the mid or low season or on short notice only during High Season, permits guests enough time for a quick yet fulfilling getaway in the San Juan Islands.
2022 Season Schedule
April 1 - May 12 - Low Season May 13 - June 16 - Mid Season
June 17 - August 31 - High Season September 1 - September 22 - Mid Season
September 23 - October 13 - Low Season

  • 10% Discount on Our Monthly Special Boats, Flotilla and Multi-Week Charters *
  • 10% Discount for Repeat Charters *
  • 5% Discount for On-Line and Seattle Boat Show Reservations *
  • 10 Charter days for the Price of 7 days during the Low Season *
  • 3% Cash Discount if paying by wire, money order or check

* 7-Day or greater charters; Discounts cannot be combined

As a service to our traveling clients, you may schedule to arrive the afternoon before your charter and sleep aboard your yacht. The cost for the Early Sleep Aboard is listed on each boat's website page.

This option allows you to arrive in the early afternoon, complete your checkout and then be on your way into the islands by late afternoon. The additional fee for the Afternoon Departure Option is listed on each boat's website page.

The daily insurance fee covers any hull and machinery damage aboard your charter vessel during your charter vacation. Please look at your chosen yacht charter rates for the Daily Insurance rate. Charters greater than 20 days will receive a 25% Daily Insurance rate savings for the entire charter period.

Public Liability insurance fee (a minimum flat rate premium) is also required and provides $1,000,000 of coverage. The P&I Insurance is $30.00 per day with a maximum charge of $420.00 for the first two weeks.

In the event you must cancel your charter the following terms apply:

  • 120 Days or More: $250.00 Cancellation fee
  • Within 60 - 119 Days: 30% of your charter fees will be retained if the boat is not re-booked.  If the boat is re-booked, you pay only the $250 cancellation fee.
  • Within 0 - 59 Days: 100% of your charter fees are retained if the boat is not re-booked.  If the boat is re-booked, you pay only the $250 cancellation fee.

  1. Contact us to check the availability of the yachts you are considering:

    Call us at 360-299-9193 or

    Send us an email at info@shipharbor.net


    Make your reservation online here. Earn an extra 5% discount for reserving online! We will confirm boat availability by e-mail to you.

    Be sure to mention the 3% Cash Discount if paying by check, wire or money order.

  2. A reservation packet will be sent to you that day, which includes an introduction letter, a Charter Contract, a Cruising Resume and a complimentary planning chart . Your reservation will be tentatively held for the next 14 days.

  3. Return the signed contract and completed cruising resume with your 30% deposit to confirm your reservation.

  4. At 60 days prior to your departure date the full balance is due. At that time we will send you more detailed information about your charter, including your check-out time and check-out information, the yacht's inventory list, driving directions and answers to frequently asked questions.
0Mailing Address 
0City, State, Zip Code 
0Home Phone 
0Cell Phone *
0FAX * 
0Select Yacht
0Charter Date (Starting) 
0Charter Date (Ending) 
0Second Choice Date 0(Starting) 

0Second Choice Date

0Add Early Sleep Aboard Date:
0Add Training Day
0Afternoon Departure Option Date:
0Number in Party
0Additional Information *
* Optional Information  

Contact us at 360-299-9193