Our primary mission at Ship Harbor Yacht Charters is to offer the highest quality bareboat and crewed yachts available at the most convenient marina location for our charter clients. Our fleet and corporate headquarters are strategically located at Skyline Marina in Anacortes, Washington, the nearest access point to the "Islands". We believe the Pacific Northwest 0ffers the absolute best protected cruising grounds in the United States. Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands, along with the Canadian Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island, and Desolation Sound are all nearby choices for our charter clients' vacation itineraries.

To achieve our goals, Ship Harbor Yacht Charters seeks to add quality yachts to our fleet that will improve selection and opportunities for our charter clients. Our fleet of sail and power yachts is composed of individually owned vessels placed into Ship Harbor Yacht Charters program with the expectation of meeting their ownership goals. We know that great service and yacht maintenance is most important to our yacht owners to help develop the trust in knowing their yacht is receiving the management and care to earn maximum charter income while preserving their financial investment.

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Our experienced professionals at Ship Harbor Yacht Charters will gladly provide prospective yacht-buyers as well as current yacht owners free consultation that includes essential information to make an informed yacht charter placement or purchase decision. Choosing the right yacht and/or positioning an existing yacht for charter use can make the profitability of this investment a wise business decision.

  • Charter Income can offset a large portion of the expenses of yacht ownership
  • Charter Income often make's yacht upgrades possible
  • Trained SHYC professionals are maintaining and preserving your investment
  • Tax free wholesale fleet prices for all labor and equipment is available to our boat owners
  • State sales tax exemption (8.8%) is available for boat purchases while in charter. Federal tax depreciation allowances are available to owners who wish to charter their boats.

We will provide to the prospective yacht buyer or the yacht owner, through our custom consultation, a Performa tailored to their specific yacht to further understand their yacht investment while in charter service. Please call for more information.

If you are interested in putting your boat in our fleet:: Click here for Charter Management Summary.

Contact us at 360-299-9193