Private Sailing Charters! Charleston's #1 Private Charter Company since 2009

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Sail for a few hours or spend the entire day on Charleston's most advanced and luxurious sailing yachts "Fate" , "Mystique" and the Party Yacht Kismet..

Why settle for anything less, when planning that special event to Charleston, make sure it is on the sailing yachts Fate, Mystique or the motoryacht Kismet! We can accommodate up to 6 guests on each sailing yacht and 23 on Kismet, every charter is private, providing the highest quailty expierence that we are known for!

"Superb 3 hour charter experience. Boat, Skipper and Mate were all superb, could not have asked for more (except perhaps more time) Highly recomended" - Michael A. July 2021 TripAdvisor User

Sailing Yacht Mystique

Sailing on the Mystique

Mystique is our latest edition to the fleet and nearly identical to Fate. A beautiful and spacious Beneteau with two bedrooms, two heads, full kitchen and large cockpit with ample seating for 6 guests and 2 crew. Comfortable for year round sailing in South Carolina and we're always ready to get out on the water!

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Sailing Yacht Fate

first class sailing on Fate.

Fate is Mystiques Sistership, she has 2 master cabins with queen beds, and two full bathrooms plus full galley. We can accommodate up to 6 guests plus crew of two. Fate is equipped with all the creature comforts and amenities that you would have on any first class yacht.

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Cater Your Experience

Special Sailing Events

All of our charters are BYOB and food, we do offer complimentry bottled water, softdrinks and sell wine by the bottle. Catering options are also available to make life easy on you, offerings from simple charcuterie to full salmon and filet dinners can be provided through our favorite company Caviar & Bananas.

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Is your party 7-20 passengers, or Fate fully booked?

Charleston Party Boat Kismet

Luxury Party Yacht Kismet

Have more then 6 passengers and having a hard time finding a boat that will accept your group? Our yacht Kismet can hold up to 23 passengers in your private party. Luxury tours start with a minimum of 2 hours, rates vary by group size. Perfect for wedding parties, corporate events, family outings and the most popular Bachelor / Bachelorette party boat in town!

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Fate Logo Charleston's Premier Luxury Sailing Yacht Charters

When it comes time to treat yourself right, make sure you are on Charleston's only exclusively private, professionaly crewed luxury sailing yachts, Fate and Mystique! Every charter is private, only you and those you invite (6 total) will be on the boat, up to 23 guests on Kismet. With over 1,100 satisfied charters per year and Charleston's #1 sailing charter on TripAdvisor, you will want to book early to guarantee your place on Fate and Mystique! In fact, Charleston Sailing Charters is in the top-performing 10% of all businesses worldwide on TripAdvisor! Forbes Travel Guide has also listed us as one of the top 5 romantic things to do in Charleston! Not only is Fate and Mystique the top performing yachts in Charleston, we operate more private charters then any other company in the country, while also winning regattas on a regular basis with our guests on board.

4 key aspects that set our yachts apart from other charter companies.

  • Fate and Mystique are the largest professionally maintained and most luxurious sailing yachts available for private charter in Charleston. Fate and Mystique represents true luxury at affordable rates. Both boats are continuously updated and cleaned daily to yacht standards.
  • Two professional, uniformed crew on every charter. Along with your USCG Captain, a First Mate is on every charter to cater to your every need.
  • Customer service and flexibility, we are available by phone and email to help address every need you may have. We strive to make every charter a 5 star experience. Our online booking is second to none.
  • Your captain or mate is also a photographer, photo packages are available by request.

South Carolina Sailing Tours

Sailing on Fate and Mystique on South Carolina's Charleston harbor is a year round adventure. Our professional crew will make you feel comfortable, relaxed, and will even let you take the wheel for a little more excitement.  Enjoy the sights of this beautiful city from historical landmarks to a wide variety of wildlife as you feel the ocean breeze, and enjoy the quite peacefullness of sailing. Our Captains and Mates are also photograers, beautiful images of your trip are captured and are posted on our Facebook page for you to share with friends and loved ones.

Complimentary soda's and bottled water are provided.  Feel free to bring any food or special beverages that you wish to take pleasure in while you watch the amazing sunsets Charleston has to offer. If you like it easy, catering including beer and wine can be provided by Caviar and Bananas, they deliver 1st class gourmet meals right to the boat. Pair your food with Fate's very own wine, the exclusive "Fate" Chardonnay, or several other varieties created by co-owner Joey Medaloni at his vineyard in Yadkin Valley, NC. Chilled bottles of whites and select reds are available for purchase during your charter.

Charleston Dolphin Watching Tours on the sailing yacht Fate Extended day trips which include open ocean sailing in the Atlantic Ocean, or anchoring in the harbor for swimming and fun in the water can be arranged by calling, custom charters can be up to 6 hours in length.

Overnight adventure for up to 4 guests , sail to Seabrook islands Bohicket Marina, we complete a large circle sailing over 80 miles including offshore and Intra Coastal waterways. Sailing lessons are also available including navigation and boat handling skills. Contact us with your ideas and we can make it happen.

Have more then six passengers? Join us on the Motor Yacht Kismet, the nicest Coast Guard Inspected high capacity charter yacht in Charleston.

Gift Certificates are available for any type of charter.

Yacht Racing

South Carolina's Charleston harbor is fortunate to host more than 42 sailing yacht races annually and you are welcome to participate as a guest on Fate and Mystique. There are typically 30 or more sailboats participating and the close quarters can be exhilarating! View the schedule and contact us early as the summer month's book up well in advance. Perfect for a family, friends or as team building for you and your business associates. Wednesday Night Races start in May and conclude in August.

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Charleston yacht racing sailing yacht Fate

View photos of our daily Charleston harbor tours on our Facebook page or our instagram @charleston_yachts, don't forget to click "like" on our page.

"To young men contemplating a voyage I would say go."

- Joshua Slocum - the first man to sail single-handedly around the world in 1895.

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