First Contact Boat Charters

We can offer you a blast in a rib, cruise in our Gentleman’s motor yacht or sailing in one of our spacious yachts. If this is not enough come and learn to drive a powerboat at our RYA approve sea school.

Charter a luxury power boat or yacht with First Contact Boat Charters and experience the thrill of sailing the famous Solent waters from the internationally recognised sailing venue of Cowes on the Isle of Wight.

Our luxury boat charters will give you a day to remember!

Relax and watch the world go by, enjoy some of the glorious scenery of the Solent and the Isle of Wight and take in the sights and sounds of a world renowned sailing venue. Or we can provide some high adrenaline corporate entertainment with our high speed RIB charters or crewing an ocean-going yacht.

First Contact are specialists in corporate motor yacht charter and skippered boat charters for private clients. We provide a great range of experiences including power boat charters, yacht charters and fast rib boats for both formal and informal events

We cater for everything from someone’s special day to a weekend of yacht racing or business conferencing. Contact us and we can organise your important event, tailored to your individual requirements.

For land based multi activities, Stag Party and Hen Night Weekends see our sister site at

High speed rib trips from Yarmouth Harbour to the Needles from £15.00pp

We also provide RYA Powerboat Courses from beginner to Level 2 and Advanced.  All courses are run in the waters of the Solent and offer a wide range of environments from sheltered estuaries to the open sea.

How to find us


Members Information

Name of vessel:

Keen Interest

Type of vessel:

Powerboat / Rib

Power / Sail:


Home Port:



Yarmouth, Isle of Wight

Licence type:




No of crew:



First Contact is a charter company and RYA power sea school

Contact Information

Contact Name:

Philip Keen


Harbour Office,
The Quay,
Isle of Wight
PO41 0NT

Office Phone:


07774 614 883


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