Services

Insurance

GJW Direct offer one of the most comprehensive boat insurance policies at a very competitive premium plus free additional benefits on most policies. As the Uk's largest direct boat insurer they offer all types of boat insurance including insurance for Yachts, Sailing boats, Motor Cruisers, Narrowboats, inland waterway craft, Houseboats, Speedboats, rigid inflatable boats, Waterski boats, Jet Skis and Personal Watercraft, Dinghies, Fishing Boats, Commercial Boats and Boats in Build or Refit. If you ever have to make a claim you'll find there 24 hour, 365 days a year Claims Helpline that offers sound practical advice and speedy action. When it comes to fast and fair claims settlement there second to none. We at Carrera Yachting can personally vouch for this. No only through our clients but we also have our business liability and stock boats insured with them. And as you would expect they are regulated by the Financial Service Authority.
We can get you an non obligation quote, please email or call us for their quotation form.

Finance

Carrera Yachting are please to be able to offer you a range of financial arrangements for boat purchases, available through Bank of Scotland Marine. Whether you are looking for a new or used craft a marine mortgage is usually the most appropriate way to provide the funding. In additional, as a part of the Bank of Scotland Group company, you have the reassurance that you are dealing with one of the UK's largest marine finance specialists. The most popular arrangement available is the Equalized Repayment Mortgage, where the montly payment figure is fixed and remains the same throughout the term of the finance agreement. The interest rate is linked to the Finance House Base Rate (FHBR) and the period of the mortgage lengthens or shortens to accommodate changes in the interest rate. They can also provide unsecured marine loans for amounts of up to £25.000. Lump sun payments or settlement in full can be made after 6 months without any penalties.
If you would like more information of the finance packages available, please contact us and we will provide you the necessary documentation and contact details.

Transport

We will try to find the complete solution for the transportation of your yacht.
We have contacts with International shipping and transportation companies for boats, yachts and any type of sailing craft throughout Europe and the United States to cover the various shipping systems. By road they have trailers for every size and shaped vessel imaginable, including low trailers to compensate for height issues. By sea, the transit times and freight costings are all carefully considered whether it be a sepcialist yacht carrier, a heavy lift vessel, a roll on roll off service or a regular contener carries, we will thrive to find the most suitable solution for your yacht transportation.
Please contact us for a no-obligation quote.
(We would need exact dimensions - very important are: the height and weight).
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