Orkney boat hire will in most cases involve hiring or chartering a skippered vessel. We have detailed some of the boat hire companies in Orkney that we know of.
If you offer boat hire services on Orkney and would like a free listing on this page, please contact us.
Sail Orkney operates from its base at Kirkwall Marina offering Bareboat and Skippered Charters
B D Kynoch Ltd, T/A Sail Orkney, Casa Nuestra, Blackhill Road, St Ola, Orkney, KW15 1FP.
Tel/Fax: +44(0)1856878216 Mobile: +44(0)7786964087
Capable of cruising at 16 knots, the boat is skippered by her owner, Harvey Groat, a Shapinsay resident with over 20 years experience in Orkney waters. Harvey is a member of the National Federation of Chartered Skippers.
Tel/Fax: 01856 711254 or 07884 470600
Merkister is probably best known for its fishing. The resident ghillie can organise anything from the hire of a boat, tuition for the novice angler, right up to your own personal fishing agenda.
Merkister Hotel, Harray Loch, Harray, Orkney, KW17 2LF
Tel: 01856 771366
Charter the Nicky Tam, an MCA coded, 8 metre Jeanneau fast cruiser to take you to and from islands. Admire the breathtaking scenery and wildlife including birds and seals.
Tel: 07808 811819.