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Boat Charter to the Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Lymington, The Solent

Solent charters aboard 'Vesper' 

Welcome to our page (South Coast Boat Charters). Vesper is a Fairline Targa 37. Vesper is fully licensed and insured for commercial and leisure charters, 39 feet in length, twin Volvo Penta supercharged turbo diesel engines, totalling 520 bhp.

Vesper can carry a maximum number of 7 guests plus a skipper, we recommend 6 guests with a skipper and 1 deck crew to enable flexibility around destinations and berthing. 

Below are a number of options for charter with cruise areas and pricing. Please do get in touch to discuss requirements including custom-made packages to suit your occasion.

Solent Charter Options 
Vesper Fairline Targa 37


On arrival, you will be greeted by your skipper and crew and welcomed aboard Vesper. As you make yourselves comfortable welcome drinks will be served: Prosecco/Beer/Coffee and soft drinks. There will be a safety briefing and a discussion around your chosen itinerary for the day. Once complete we will slip the lines and make our way out onto the water!

Vesper Fairline Targa 37 Interior


  • Large aft cockpit seating area, foreward seating area

  • Bow sunbathing pads

  • Bathing ladder

  • Digital & Bluetooth sound system

  • Island bed foreward master cabin

  • Electric flush heads

  • Gas oven and hob

  • Fully adjustable canopy system for all weather eventualities

Vesper Fairline Targa 37 Cruising


  • Local area: From Southampton to East/West Cowes, Isle of Wight including Osbourne Bay, Thorness Bay.

  • Wider area cruising west: From Southampton to Yarmouth, Lymington, Totland Bay, Alum Bay and The Needles

  • Wider area cruising east: From Southampton to East/West Cowes, Portsmouth, Gunwarf Quay, Bembridge, Priory Bay

The Needles , Solent


Southampton, Portsmouth, Isle of Wight

  • Lunch stop at one of the islands many restaurants (pre-booked) we can recommend venues

  • Sight seeing around the stunning Solent coastline and landmarks

  • Drop anchor in one of the beautiful bays for a swim, paddleboarding (equipment provided)

  • Enjoy the sights and sounds with a chilled drink on the sun pads in the Solent sun

  • Stop off for lunch or some shopping at the amazing designer shopping centre Gunwarf Quay. 

Custom boat charter and events 

  •  Round the island power boat race viewing, we are able to get all the best views and vantage points. Pick up and drop off to the mainland. Please call to discuss

  • Cowes week sailing regatta, again pick up and drop off to the island or book the full day to view the racing and be part of all the action.

  • Want to celebrate those special occasions in style? Birthdays, engagements, anniversaries, or simply to treat a loved one to a day to remember. Please call to discuss your special occasion or preference and we will aim to accommodate 

  • Bespoke charter/multi-day charter.


Please read the terms and conditions of South Coast Boat Charters , A trading name of R-Tec Engineering (lincolnshire) Limited . These are put in place for your safety, the crew and the vessel.


South Coast Boat charters is a trading name of 

R-Tec Engineering (lincolnshire) Limited , Companys house number 


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