Boat charter in Zeeland and Holland
Waterfront Jachtcharter is open from April until October from 9.00am to 6.00pm (Sunday 5.00pm). During winter, from November to end of March, we are only closed on the weekends. We are closed from the weeken before Christmas up till the begining of january. We always endeavour to provide exellent service to our customers. Our boats are very well maintained and you can be sure that you will find a clean and well presented boat when you arrive. Our company is located at the Delta Marina in Kortgene, with the boats moored right on the quayside. It is easy to unload your luggage and, after you have been instructed about the boat, you can cast off straight away. There are several restaurants and a supermarket in Kortgene within a walking distance.
Delta Marina Kortgene is beautifully situated on the sheltered Veerse Meer in Kortgene (Zeeland).
The Marina has many facilities, such as a Service center, water sports shop, showers, toilets, washing machines, a wonderful restaurant www.tveerhuus.nl, gas station, free Wi-Fi, different BBQ options, children's playground and petting zoo for the youngest on board.
Delta Marina is set around in a green environment and is an oasis of calm and cosiness. Kortgene is a lively place with several restaurants, a supermarket, bank and the shopping street is within walking distance, but you can also make use of our free bike rental.
The Delta area is famous for its beautifull nature, clear salt water, historical towns, wonderful restaurants, beautifull beaches and romantic islands.
The Spar supermarket is opened 6 days a week from 08.00 till 19.00 hours.
Hiring Conditions Hiswa
Hiswa Vereniging is the trade association for water sports companies in The Netherlands. A rental agreement for pleasure boats is agreed and signed by the renter and the hirer. This contract has been written in cooperation with consumer organisations such as the ANWB (Dutch Automobile Association) and serves the interests of both renters and hirers. You can view our hiring conditions by clicking on the last button of the menu on the left hand side..
All our boats are fully insured. Before embarking, a deposit of between € 700,- and € 1.500,- (depending on the size of the boat), which is the equivalent of the insurance excess, has to be paid in cash or by creditcard autorisation. If you hand in your charter yacht without damage or imperfection we will refund your deposit or annulate the autorisation. We will raise the deposit 4% in case of autorisation because these are the costs the credit card company will charge us in case we have to effectuate the deposit. Please check in advance in your own country if you can take out additional insurance to cover the amount of the excess. you can also check this insurance of Pantaenius.
All our boats are very well equipped with nautical charts and almanacs on board. A wide range of other equipment such as navigation aids, life jackets, binoculars, chartplotter/gps,compass, VHF and an extensive range of cookware, crockery and utensils are all included in the standard rental price.
Motor cruisers are also equipped with a Bow- and Sternthruster (except Linssen 34.9 AC Yvonne) All boats have pillows on board and for sailors it is recommended that you bring your own sleeping bags or sheets and duvets. These can also be hired from us.
All motor cruisers are fully equipped with duvets and bed linen.
Please note that VHF radios are mainly supplied for listening to weather forecasts, warnings and monitoring of communication between stations. For those who have a VHF Operator's licence, the VHF radios may also be used for direct communication with other ship and shore stations such as locks, bridges, etc..
When the children are happy then you will be happy and have a more enjoyable holiday. All our boats are as child friendly as possible and all motor cruisers have a TV. We also have rubber dinghies with 4HP outboards , folding bikes and table BBQ's for hire.
Pets are generally not allowed on our boats for hygiene reasons. On a few boats, by arrangement with the owner, small pets/dogs are allowed. An extra cost for cleaning of €60 will be charged in these circumstances.
You can park your car safely and for free in our parking area at Delta Marina in Kortgene.
You have the option of renting a dinghy with or without an outboard engine, extra life jackets, life raft, additional sailing gear, etc. Only available as long there is stock.
During the charter season, we are open 7 days a week from 9.00am to 6.00pm (Sunday 5.00pm) for any questions, requests for help or reporting of incidents. We will always do our best to assist you as quickly as possible. For new customers, we provide one hour's free instruction in manoeuvring and handling of the boat, on request.
The Hiswa rental agreement contains the date and time of embarkation. There is no advantage in arriving earlier than this, as the time between the previous disembarkation and your embarkation is kept as short as possible, so that our customers can enjoy their holidays for as long as possible. We would appreciate it if you could let us know your expected time of arrival in advance and, if you are delayed en route, please give us a call.
We expect you to return the boat at the agreed time and in the same, clean condition as you received it. If the boat is damaged in any way, or something is broken on board, please give us a call as soon as possible. We can then take immediate action to ensure that the next customer will hire the boat in a complete and safe condition. You are obliged to refuel your hire boat yourself at the fuel station at the Charter base.
During winter, we are as busy as we are in the summertime thoroughly maintaining all of our boats. We repaint and polish the boats as well as check equipment, replenish supplies, etc. to ensure that the boats are in first class condition. We also inspect all boats in the interval between hires and undertake any minor maintenance which is required.
Yachts for sale
Sometimes one of our rental yachts is for sale. Please ask us about this if you are interested or, better still, ask about our very interesting Buy & Charter concept.