Yacht charter in the Grenadines Sailing holiday vacation Grenadines

Yacht charter in the Grenadines. A sailing holiday / vacation in the Grenadines.

Charter yacht "The Horta"

General Information






Charter yacht Horta is a 65’ schooner built in Holland. She is a safe, comfortable, spacious ocean going ship.




Horta’s Description

Floor Plan



Top deck: This is completely flat and unhindered thus enabling optimal use of the entire deck space. This is also an excellent spot for your Yoga exercises.

At anchor a sun shade is hung from mast to mast so you can enjoy shaded comfort while seated at your patio table. 






Relax and enjoy your Caribbean cool drink, the warm breeze, and the spectacular tropical scenery in you Grenadines sailing vacation.





The wheel house: This has a comfortable cushioned U-shaped seating area that is large enough to seat 6 for meals. The wheel house is surrounded with windows enabling a 360° view over the Grenadines. From the sliding doors on both sides of Horta, and the windows fore and aft, any direction the pleasant tropical breezes are blowing, blow through the wheel house.











Below deck: Port side is the guest’s bathroom, the crew has separate cabin and bathroom.





moving forward is the galley






 the main cabin and a breakfast booth. 






Here is also the guest cabin with a queen bed.









 Far forward is the second guest/children cabin with one extra long beth.

 There are fans in all cabins





Aft is the owner/crew  stateroom with  its  own in-suite private bathroom.

dark blue=upper bed, light blue=lower bed, light green= galley, dark green=lockers, purple=engine room, yellow= bathroom, blue/red and brown/blue=sofa and breakfast booth or extra bed


Technical details:

Horta has a total sail area of 150 square meters divided over 5 sails and 2 masts. The mechanical propulsion is a 125 hp 6-cylinder diesel engine. There is also a 5kw generator on board.

Horta carries 1,750 liters of fuel and 450 liters of water. Horta is equipped with a water maker,  running water, refrigerator, deep freezer, stove and oven.

The electrical system is 110 volt and 220 volt so you can recharge your camera, electric razor.


Navigation and Safety:

Two VHF radios
Single side band radio
Two GPS’s
Computer navigation system
Paper charts and pilot charts
Two emergency flare guns
Six person life boat
Six automatic PFD’s
Six person dinghy with 15 HP engine