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Skippered & bareboat sailing days or weekends in the Solent for non experienced & experienced sailors, families of any ages, groups of friends or individuals. We have a fleet of privately owned sailing yachts from 26 to 40ft & a 56ft luxury...more
Satchell Lane | Mercury Yacht Harbour, Hamble SO31 4HQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have bought a brand new Dufour 56 this year abd on day 1 the coolant leaked completely after 2 hrs 9f use. Then water started to leak in the bilges after a month of use and then diesel also. The dealer from Universal Yachting...More

Thank Ilko T
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Good, clean boats with modern equipment, great service and assistance from the team and a pretty good price too.

Thank Bigshout
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We had a fantastic weekend cruising around the Solent on Bubbles. A great boat, well equipped and fantastic service from the Team at Universal Yacht Charter.

Thank Winewomble
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant weekend we have had! 4 days mile building on Anhinga with skipper Simon Layton who was fantastic! We fitted in Cowes, Weymouth, Cherbourg and Alderney. We re practised skills learnt on our Comp Crew course, we were all a little worried we...More

Thank Coral F
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Pickle an excellent boat to hire, great sailing in solent, Chris & team so friendly and helpful we hope to hire again soon

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Took 3 people out in the solent for a long weekend on the lovely new boat "Bubbles". As always Chris and the universal yachting team were very welcoming and the boat was in as new condition when I got on board. Having chartered from Chris...More

Thank nickmccarthy2015
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Four of us chartered a Dufour 36 for the weekend for £850. The staff of the company were very efficient and helpful from beginning to end, and everything was visible with excellent communication. They were prepared to accept our ICC, Day Skipper and Radio certificates,...More

Thank John F
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

I chartered yacht for 2 days . Staff very helpful and knowledgeable. Will definately return . Boat clean and well maintained.

Thank OTimm54
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Went with Universal for a bit of a refresher weekend prior to a flotilla holiday. Communication before the course was friendly and efficient. The boat was in superb condition and very well equipped and provisioned. Boats I've used on similar courses with other companies have...More

Thank 3robl499
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Learnt to sail on a 5 day course. Many thanks to Steve Melanie and Chris. Course was very enjoyable and can't recommend universal sailing enough.

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