Yachting Croatia

Winter Sailing Croatia

While others are preparing for a winter sleep, we offer an unforgettable experience on board with skipper and hostess service. Is enough to say that there is only one HANSE 588 in Croatia.

For those adrenaline junkies with some sailing experience, and who do not mind the winter, the rain and the cold wind, we have prepared this program. The program is conducted only with a skipper in the period between November and February due to weather conditions of the given period. The number of clients is limited to 4. 


The new Hanse 588 is a masterpiece in innovation from top designers, Judel/Vrolijk. Enhanced features include the revolutionary ‘Silent-master-cabin’ concept’, a new hull design with six large windows on each side, a powerful sail plan for greater performance and Hanse’s upgraded contemporary furniture design.

Key Features:

Sleek Judel/Vrolijk design – New hull design with six hull windows – High mast and large sail area – Hanse original self-tacking jib – All lines lead under the deck to the winches next to the helm position – Electric furling system – Twin steering wheel  – Mainsheet on coachroof – Optional furling-reacher on second forestay for improved upwind performance – Optional gennaker for maximum downwind performance – Unique ‘Silent-Master-Cabin’ – Large saloon deck windows with six openable hatches – 20 openable hatches on deck for maximum ventilation – Exceptional standing height of 2.15 metres – New Hanse furniture design featuring wood grain and smoothened furniture edges – Large dinghy garage designed for Williams 285 jet tender with easy launching system – Easy access to the bathing platform – Optional T-Top with built in spots and entertainment system – Various cabin versions – Aft cabin with turned bed and separate head as second master cabin – Cockpit table containing wet bar – Saloon with U-shaped sofas and huge dining table that converts to a bed – Galley options of free-standing island bench or L shape with wine bar – Optional BBQ bar in the cockpit – Versatile interior layouts ( 72 different layout options) – 3, 4 or 5 cabins – Retractable gangway – Vinylester sandwich construction, stainless steel keel bolts, main bulkhead laminated to deck and hull.


Length overall: 17.20m
Displacement: 19.80t standard
Draft: Standard keel 2.60m, L-keel 2.85m, shoal 2.25m draft
Total sail area (including jib and reacher): 272m²
Gennaker: 245m²
Mast: 25.85m triple spreader 
Engine: Volvo D3-110, 78 kW/107hp

Base: Split, Croatia

 * On a sailboat is a GoPro camera that can optionally record your memorable moments.


ACCOMMODATION: During all seven days the attendees will be situated on the boat - 7 overnight stays.

TERMINS: November-March


* PRICE INCLUDES : GPS, autopilot, inflatable dinghy, outboard engine, spinaker/genaker, blankets, 220 V, VHF, radio CD, professional skipper
* PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: tourist tax 1€ per person per day , fuel, marina fee , food, final cleaning -120€
PAYMENT: 50% on contract, 50% 5 weeks before course
EXTRA:Mobile internet conection 150€/week with traffic included
CHECK IN: Saturday from 4 p.m., CHECK OUT : Saturday till 8 a.m.

* minimum 4 persons
* lectures are given in English and Croatian language

*For more info., please do not hesitate to contact us.