Looking for a yacht charter in the USVI? Dream sailing destinations don’t come much dreamier than the US Virgin Islands. A Caribbean hang out with an American vibe, sailing in the US Virgin Islands, or USVI, is even easier with a Sailo yacht charter.
The US Virgin Islands archipelago consists of three main islands, St John, St Croix and St Thomas.
Charlotte Amalie, the capital and cruise ship hub, is located on St Thomas. It’s also the liveliest of the three main islands, with plenty to see and do, and lots of nightlife. This makes it a great place to rent a catamaran yacht charter in the USVI for some fun filled sailing.
Neighbouring St John is the least developed of the main islands. So adventurers looking for nature trails and quieter beaches will find ample opportunity to unwind and enjoy the ‘real Caribbean’ vibe. You can also step aboard your USVI boat charter on St John, to explore this stunning island more,
St Croix, the southernmost and largest of the US Virgin Islands, offers a diverse selection of beaches and bays to explore.
Popular with honeymooners, divers and culture seekers, St Croix is more laid back than St Thomas. But don't let that fool you… You’ll still be able to enjoy a fabulous day sailing in the USVI before enjoying a top quality meal and some nightlife at one of the many top quality resorts.
Whatever your vacation style, the USVI’s have it. Culture and history buffs will love exploring the faded colonial glory in Christiansted in St Croix; or the Pirates Treasure Museum in St Thomas.
And of course, you’re never far from an incredible beach or stunning underwater vista to explore. With a Virgin Islands yacht charter, you can enjoy the best of both worlds.
Head to Buck Island near St Croix for some of the best snorkelling in the Caribbean. Or set sail for Trunk Bay on St John for tranquil white sand beaches, coral reef and cocktails with a view.
The best thing about a vacation sailing a yacht charter in the USVI's? You can have it all…!
If you’re looking for a catamaran or motor yacht rental in St Thomas, or St Croix, you’ll find lots to choose from with Sailo.
Decide between bareboat or captained boats; and explore for a half day, a full day or more. The US Virgin Islands are your sailing playground with a Sailo boat rental.
American Yacht Harbor
Urman Victor Fredericks Marine Terminal (Red Hook)
Yacht Haven Grande Marina
One of the best resorts to visit when you charter a boat in the US Virgin Islands, Caneel Bay Resort is the perfect spot to enjoy a sundowner at the end of a hard day out on the water. This luxury resort offers some of the best dining in the USVIs, so moor your private boat rental and step ashore for fantastic food and an unforgettable sunset view. Situated on the island of St John, Caneel Bay is a secluded spot, ideal for either a romantic swim or to spend time with the family.
If you’re looking for a laid-back and fun place to enjoy the beach, don’t miss drinks at The Beach Bar in Cruz Bay. The bar offers delicious food, smooth cocktails, and plenty of souvenirs to remember your sailing adventures. This is a must on your list of things to do when you charter a boat in the Virgin Islands!
Duty free shopping awaits in St Thomas, with some of the best opportunities for bargain hunters in the US Virgin Islands. Make sure you make a stop in Charlotte Amarie at some point during your sailing vacation in the USVIs. Pick up handmade clothing, local handicrafts, fantastic food and a whole boatload of souvenirs for the folks back home, all at unmissable prices. Remember to leave some space in your bag when you’re planning to charter a boat for a week or more in the US Virgin Islands, because you will definitely need it...
This popular beach is a haven for snorkelers, with some of the mist accessible reef on the islands. If you’re bringing kids on your sailing vacation, or perhaps you want to try snorkeling in a friendly environment, Trunk Bay Beach is the perfect place to come and check it out. Trunk Cay, the island just offshore, is fringed by reef and is easy to explore from the beach. Stop by with your Virgin Islands boat rental and enjoy this beautiful beach and the amazing undersea life.
The Island of St Croix is around 42 miles (68 kms) from the capital of Charlotte Amarie, but is a must visit if you’re on a Virgin Islands sailing vacation. Explore the pretty town of Christiansted, with it’s old colonial buildings from the era of Danish rule. Make a splash at the Buck Island Reef, or simply enjoy sailing your catamaran or one of our Virgin Island yacht charters around to find your perfect place to moor for a few hours.