Croatia is a nautical country with an old tradition. Along the beautiful Adriatic Sea we have a lot of small towns, more then 1.200 islands and islets, and almost 6.000 km of coastal line. Along the Croatian Adriatic coast there are many marinas which offer a chance for people to keep their boat in a safe place from the strong winds of the Adriatic. Majority of Marinas in Croatia are used for boats own by local sailors and in most cases also for charter fleets from various companies. From the point of view of a yacht charter company, the facilities and the position of the marina is of course very important in relation to choosing your companies charter base.
As Ultra sailing is a Split based company, we have focused on picking the best charter bases in Dalmatia. Our main criteria have been proximity to the airport, facilities and, last but not least, easy access to beautiful Dalmatian islands. Based on these criteria we selected Dubrovnik, Split and Trogir as our yacht charter bases in Croatia. All are very famous tourist towns fairly close to the respective airports. Base Kastela is reserved for organised regattas and One design fleet.
Charter base Trogir: Trogir is a town-museum in the very meaning of the word. Lovers of cultural and historical monuments, art, original architecture and nice alleys are given the opportunity in Trogir to learn about the manifold and complex heritage - from the Romanesque yard to the modern interiors. Trogir ACI Marina has 200 berths in the sea and 80 places on the land. Ultra sailing choosed base Trogir as the most suitable for familly chartering. Families smaller sailing boats from 31ft to 45ft can have excelent starting point as marina is in the middle of the old Trogir town.
Charter base Dubrovnik: Komolac is where ACI marina Dubrovnik is situated. No wonder that family Sorkocevic has chosen this particular location back in 16th century to build their mansion close to natural resources. Protected by the natural surroundings, natural spring water at the river delta of Ombla makes Komolac a place ideal for vacation to a new generation of people-yachtsmen. Here you will find the ACI marina Dubrovnik with its 425 sea berths and 140 shore berths.
Charter base Split: The town of Split is situated in the meaddle od Dalmatia. It's the second town in Croatia with over 250.000 inhabitants, Split is also a main city in Dalmatia. The heart of Split (the Diocletian palace) is in Peninsula from where on the west side is located the ACI Marina Split. This marina is only 20Km away from the international airport of Split and about 15min from the Split ferry port which has regular lines from Ancona. This makes it an excellent starting point for Your sailing holidays in Croatia and to access the most popular islands (Hvar, Brač etc.). If you would like to learn sailing Ultra can provide sailing school courses from Split.
Charter base Kastela: The town of Kaštela is located along the coast of the Bay of Kaštela. It has over 40 000 inhabitants and it is the second largest town in the Split and Dalmatia County. It stretches over the length of 17 kilometers. Marina Kaštela, where our fleet is situated, is a new marina located in the heart of Dalmatia, only 7 km away from the international airport of Split and 12 km from the Split ferry port which has regular lines from Ancona.
All organisation for One design boats (regattas, flotillas) happens in base Kastela.
The marinas in Croatia offer to boat's owners the possibility of berth, water and Electrecity shore supply. The marinas also offer all the modern service You need. Ultra d.o.o. can help You if You want to buy a Beneteau sail boat in Croatia to find a marina berth and of course the possibility of Charter management.