Yatch Management

We take care of your boat

For those of you who own a sailing yacht and decide to visit the Azores or simply leave your yacht at Horta Marina in the off-season period, you can now have a reference: SAILAZORES YACHT CHARTER provide professional berth maintenance and winter service, through different levels of your boat monitoring and reporting!

Everything around your boat:


Berth maintenance

  • → Inside and outside-check, moorings, lines, fenders, etc.
  • → Boat air out on a regular basis
  • → Engine start and batteries check on a regular basis
  • → If necessary, water removal from under deck

Winter Services


  • → Sails. Check and control (and repair*)
  • → Dinghy. Check, wash and secure
  • → Winches. Clean and oil (and dismount/remount*)
  • → Anchor windlass. Clean and oil (and dismount/remount*)
  • → Outboard Engine. Check, clean with fresh water, empty and clean carburetor
  • → Deck Lights. Check, protect with spray (and repair*)
  • → Hinges and Locks. Check (and replace*)
  • → Teak Deck. Clean (and varnish on deck with teak-oil*)


  • → Oven. Check and clean (and dismount/remount*)
  • → Life Jackets and Life Belts. Wash and dry
  • → Batteries. Check and refill
  • → Toilets, Valves and Seals. Check, clean and oil (and repair*)
  • → Engine Service. Change oil/filter and diesel filter, change engine and gearbox oil, check anti-freeze and fan belt
  • → Electronic Instruments, Autopilot, Water and Bilge Pumps, Cooling System, etc. Check (and repair*)


  • → Mast and Rig. Check, use protection spray on sensitive parts
  • → Mast Lighting. Check (and replace*)


  • → Preparation for lifting and launching
  • → Hull. Wash, wax and polish
  • → Propeller. Clean
  • → Sea Valves. Check and insure they operate properly
  • → Saildrive. Change oil (and renew anodes on Shaft/Saildrive*)
  • → Touch ups with primer*
  • → Repair small gel coat damages*
  • → Remove antifouling and replace with two new coats*
  • → Replace colored stripes*

* If necessary and at the Owner’s prior consent, including budget acceptance, if applicable

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Rua Maestro F Lacerda, 13
9800-551 Velas, Azores, PT

+351 924 128 888 / +351 916 231 111

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