Renting a boat in Colonia de Sant Jordi will allow you to see the Colonia and its surroundings from another perspective. Colonia de Sant Jordi is one of the most magical places in Mallorca. This town in the south of Mallorca blends tradition, dreamlike natural landscapes and white sandy beaches with crystal-clear waters. One of the best ways to enjoy this area of the island is by boat.
La Colonia is known for being the viewpoint of one of the most visited natural spots in Mallorca, the island of Cabrera, which can only be visited by boat. The idyllic beaches of Es Trenc, Es Carbó or Es Caragol are other areas to visit by boat.
Colonia de Sant Jordi's best options for boat charter
Colonia de Sant Jordi is the ideal destination in Mallorca to enjoy a day out on a boat. Renting a boat is the ideal plan for you, your family and friends, to enjoy an exceptional day exploring the most beautiful coves and beaches of the island from the sea. Among the many available options, you can find the one that best suits your needs. For a complete experience during your holidays, from Hotel Colonial, we recommend the best options for boat rental.
You can rent boats with or without license, and you will be your own skipper. With different types of boats you can schedule your route along the south coast of Mallorca for a perfect sailing day.
Boat rental with charter service is one of the best alternatives. The qualified staff of the boat will take care of every detail so that you can enjoy a magnificent day at sea.
From Hotel Colonial we recommend you the best options to enjoy your boat charter to the maximum. Excursion Boat offers you a wide range of boats to relax on an exciting day at sea.
Excursion Boat is located in the harbour of Colonia de Sant Jordi, with options for all kinds of people, whether or not you have a nautical licence. You will find them on the sandy beach of the harbour and they have a large blue umbrella. They can also be found in the Marqués area, behind the hotel of the same name, also with a large blue umbrella.
Another option for renting your boat is Colonia Boat Charter. This company offers you a wide range of boats so you can choose the best one to make the most of your boat rental in Colonia de Sant Jordi. You can find them in Gabriel Roca street, number 18, located very close to the harbour.
Boat routes from Colonia de Sant Jordi
When renting your boat, from the port of Colonia de Sant Jordi, you can visit different spots that are worthy of capturing in a photograph. From Hotel Colonial we recommend the following routes to enjoy a wonderful boat trip.
3 kilometres north of Colonia de Sant Jordi, you will find the beach of Es Trenc, where you can lose yourself in its calm crystalline waters. This part of the coast has excellent conditions for sailing with any type of boat and enjoying an unforgettable day on your holidays.
One of the best areas to visit by boat is the beach of Es Carbó. Located in a southerly direction from Colonia de Sant Jordi, this beach of crystalline waters and white sand is one of the most recommended excursions to make if you decide to rent a boat.
The beach of Es Caragol is a fantastic destination to enjoy a wonderful day at sea. This unspoilt sandy beach of white sand and crystal clear waters is far from the hustle and bustle of the crowds. Es Caragol is located next to the Ses Salines lighthouse. Its location makes it the perfect place to enjoy one of the best sunsets in Mallorca.
Excursion to Cabrera from Colonia de Sant Jordi
For the more experienced offshore sailors, one of Mallorca's most famous excursions during your boat charter is visiting the Natural Park of Cabrera. This boat trip is a must for every visitor of this area. This marine and terrestrial protected archipelago has a total of 19 islets and is the perfect destination to spend the day if you decide to rent a boat.
This experience will allow you to enjoy sailing and relaxing on a peaceful day surrounded by one of the beauties of the Mediterranean Sea. You can also immerse yourself in the hidden treasures of its waters while snorkelling in one of the most fascinating sceneries.
A further option is to book a package excursion by boat. With this alternative you can enjoy a fully planned route, where you can spend an exciting day discovering the best spots in Colonia de Sant Jordi and its surroundings by boat.
Frequently asked questions
What are the requirements for renting a boat in Colonia de Sant Jordi?
Normally, you must be of legal age and have a valid boating licence, depending on the type of boat you wish to rent. In addition, you are required to leave a security deposit and sign a rental contract. If you do not have a sailing licence, boat rental companies also have boats that can be rented without a licence.
Do I need to have previous sailing experience to rent a boat?
Not necessarily. Many charter companies offer skippered charter options, which means that an experienced skipper will be on board to handle the boat. However, if you wish to rent without a skipper there are also these charter options for everyone.
How much does it cost to rent a boat in Colonia de Sant Jordi?
The cost of renting a boat in Colonia de Sant Jordi varies depending on several factors, such as the type of boat, the size, the length of the charter and the season. You can find options for different budgets, from smaller boats to sailboats or llaüts. It is advisable to contact the rental companies directly for accurate pricing information.
What is the minimum duration of a boat rental in Colonia de Sant Jordi?
The minimum rental duration may vary, but generally half-day, full-day or even multi-day rental options are offered. Some companies also offer hourly rentals, especially for activities such as boat trips or short excursions.
What is included in the boat rental in Colonia de Sant Jordi?
The services and inclusions may vary depending on the charter company and the type of boat. Generally, the boat rental includes the use of the boat, the necessary safety equipment such as life jackets, and in some cases, entertainment equipment on board.
Are food and drink allowed on board the boat?
In most cases, food and drink are allowed on board. However, it is advisable to check the charter company's specific policies, as some may have restrictions on alcoholic beverages or require that the boat be delivered clean and free of food residue.
Can I swim or snorkel while chartering a boat in Colonia de Sant Jordi?
Yes, in most cases you can swim or snorkel from the boat rental in Colonia de Sant Jordi.