the luxury yacht Sancerre with Capt, Crew, meals, wine, beer, kayaking

Luxury yacht charter in SoCal

Charter a luxury yacht with capt. and chef. Explore the Channel Islands

Private Luxury Charter

Sail in style with Capt. Dan and Dennis, our gourmet chef, aboard the luxury yacht Sancerre.

Spend a day or up to five days cruising the Channel Islands of southern California on a private yacht charter … only you, your friends and family and the crew.

Sail for day or take an overnight on our luxury yacht


Let's have Lunch aboard the luxury yacht Sancerre
Lunch at Anacapa Island can be simple or sumptuous. Wine included.

Sancerre is a full-on, French-built luxury yacht. Capt. Dan is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed captain. But what’s really important is that the Cook (aka the Bosun), is a world-class yachting chef. We eat family style  and will share our sea stories of yachting around the world. (Even though the Channel Islands is our very favorite cruising ground.)

We can sail for as little as four hours, but most often cruise for a

Sancerre is all about luxury under sail
Sancerre is spacious enough for six for day cruises.

couple of days. Santa Cruz Island is our principal destination, but we also go to Santa Rosa, San Miguel, Santa Barbara and Catalina.

Accommodations for up to six

The main guest cabin has a nearly queen-size berth and en suite head and shower. The two aft cabins have bigger than standard beds and share a head.

We carry two single and one double kayak and, on request, will bring a four passenger dinghy.

You might be interested in the galley even if you don’t intend to cook. It has a four burner stove, large oven, large refrigerator, an over-size crisper and a double stainless steel sink. Bosun-Cookie-Sparky is quite happy here and turns out some fabulous meals.

Click for more information about overnights or day charters. Or call Capt. Dan at 805.750.7828.


Kayaking is one of the added treats on a daylong sail
On fair weather days, you can kayak Frenchy’s Cove, Cathedral Cove or Fagans Lunch

There are many opportunities to kayak, hike, snorkel and enjoy our sector of SoCal in a luxurious setting. Want to learn to sail or just take some time at the wheel?  We’re happy to teach you as much as you like.

E-mail your questions to

or call Capt. Dan at 805.750.7828

Sail for just a few hours …. or several days