Prime Time, our flagship vessel, is a Catalina 34, accommodates up to 6 guests...learn to sail, help crew or just relax on a modern sailing sloop.
Charter Sails, LLC
Charter Sails is affiliated with the TRACEY SCHOOL an American Sailing Association professional training facility. We teach basic sailing through advanced cruising using the Kathleen D,, ForeWnd and Prime Time. For more information about private sailing lessons or the ASA classes click on the logo or call Charter Sails
Come sail away aboard one of our beautiful, pristine vessels. We offer private, captained charters for 1 to 49 guests. Our premier location gives us access to a wide variety of seascapes from the Jersey Shore via Sandy Hook and Lower New York Bays to the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor.
The premier charter sailing company
serving New York & New Jersey
There’s nothing like the peaceful lull of sailing. There’s also nothing like the bounding thrill of sailing. And if watching the fireworks on the fourth of July next to the Statue of Liberty interests you, look no further than Charter Sails.
For sailing in New York, sailing in New Jersey, or charter cruises you’ll remember for a lifetime, Charter Sails is all you need to know. Our experienced captains and top quality fleet of vessels have served hundreds of corporate and private parties through the years.
People love to gather together on the water, and we’re here to make those events memorable.
Our Beautiful Ladies
Kay Tee is a sleek and spacious catamaran that will accommodate up to 6 guests. Catamarans are designed to cut through the water under any conditions, and they do. The thrill of the fore deck will delight your guests, and the comfort of the salon offers the perfect environment for your catered functions. From a two hour sunset cruise to a half day adventure sail, let the Kay Tee and crew serve your every need.
Prime Time is a 34 foot Catalina sloop, a beautiful choice for intimate evening sails or half day family adventures. Learn to sail charters are available and fun, and you’ll find Prime Time is a dream. Daily excursions depart May to October, and Captain Frank Muratore ensures your comfort and offers his services to make your time aboard a trip to remember.
ForeWind, a Bristol 35.5, combines the classically modern design of Ted Hood with the meticulous craftsmanship of Bristol Yachts in a responsive yet comfortable racer-cruiser. Licensed for up to six passengers, her efficient hull design features the graceful lines and comfortable layout which provide an un-cramped, uncluttered feeling when above or below decks. Her distinctive navy blue hull sets her apart from from the pack.
Westwind is a 30' sports cruiser made by Baha Cruises one of the countries premiere boat builders; she is wide, comfortable and very stable. The ideal vessel for cruising the calm waters of the Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers as well as the more turbulent waters of New York Bay. Westwind is also fully equipped for private fishing charters.
SKYLARKER is 70 in length with a 20 foot beam. She is an aluminum vessel manufactured in Paterson, Louisiana by the Gulfcraft company in 1995. She is powered by twin turbo 550 horsepower Caterpillar diesel engines. She has ample seating outside as well as in here heated cabin. This is truly an ocean going vessel and is licensed by the US Coast Guard for 49 passengers and 100 miles off shore. Cruising, eco-tours, whale watching and dolphin watching are all possible aboard this beautiful vessel. For you fisherman, she can easily do overnight Canyon tuna trips
Our 54' Mariner is another classic wood vessel. Licensed for up to 42 passengers she is powered by twin diesel engines with a smooth steady ride characteristic of wooden vessels. She can cruise up the Shrewsbury and Navesink Rivers or head north to Lower New York Bay. The perfect vessel for larger family gatherings and celebrations as well a corporate events.
Whether you’re interested in a corporate party or an intimate sailing excursion…if you want to charter a power boat, sailboat or learn to sail, we’re the place for you. We have six beautiful vessels ready to accommodate you and your party, and we can assist in catering to meet your needs.
Make your next occasion a special event you and your guests will never forget.
Kay Tee, a Maine Cat 30, is the only catamaran available for charter in the
Sandy Hook area.
Optional Swimming and Kayaking available.
Rather motor than sail? Need something for a larger group?
ForeWind, a classic Bristol 35.5 sailing sloop, accommodates up to 6 passengers for private and public charters and sunset cruises.
A classic wooden boat, MARINER is a 54 foot, twin engine diesel power vessel licensed for up to 40 passengers.
Cash bar on board serving soft drinks, domestic & imported beers and mixed drinks.
Westwind is a comfortable, fast sports cruiser accommodating up to 6 passengers for local river cruises, dock n' dine, trips to New York Bay and the Statue of Liberty and private fishing charters.
SKYLARKER is the newest member of the fleet. She is a 70 foot, Gulfcraft ocean going vessel licensed to carry up to 49 passengers in style and comfort.
Also available for private
ever Thursday evening.
Other sailing options offered by Charter Sails
Take the helm and enjoy a true sailing experience aboard this beautiful, spacious, comfortable boat. Your are welcome to pack a picnic basket and BYOB. Complimentary bottled water and soft drinks are served on board.