Yacht Lifestyle


Whether you're looking for inspiration on holiday locations, tips for maintenance and customisation, or advice on yacht insurance, we've got something to help guide you.

No matter your boat type or where you choose to store it, it is essential to have adequate insurance. Ensuring your boat insurance is up to date is essential for peace of mind, whatever your skill level, we've compiled a range of resources to help guide you through customisation, chartering, yacht brands and much more.

Yachting Tips & Advice

A Need-to-know Guide For Choosing the Perfect Sailing Yacht

Whether you're looking to purchase your first sailing yacht or upgrade your current vessel, we have insider expertise to help you pick the perfect yacht.

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Top Tips For Customising Your Sailing Yacht

Wanting to improve your vessel? Well look no further, we’ve got you covered. Discover our top 5 tips for customising your sailing yacht below.

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Top 9 Yachts Featured In Classic Movies

Ever been intrigued to know more about the yachts featured in your favourite movies? Discover more on the most enviable boats from classic films.

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The Best Yacht Brands and Why

Whether you're new to the yachting world or looking for an upgrade, we've compiled the best yacht brands that are reliable and are good value for money.

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Guide to a Luxury Yacht Charter

With bespoke yacht charter experiences becoming increasingly popular, we’ve put together a guide to everything you need to know about chartering a yacht.

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Yacht Location Finder

Struggling to find your ideal boating holiday destination? Take our Yacht Location Finder quiz and see where your next UK staycation should be!

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Insure Your Vessel

Get a quote for your boat insurance

Deciding the kind of insurance you require for your boat and which insurer to opt for can feel overwhelming. Visit our website to find out more about your insurance options.

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Yacht Resources


A Buyer's Guide to Yacht Insurance

We have answered your most frequently asked questions surrounding yacht insurance, to help you navigate towards the most suitable policy for your needs.

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5 of the Best UK Yacht Clubs

Do you own a yacht? You might be interested to know the UK is home to some exceptional yacht clubs, we've chosen our top 5 favourites.

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The Top 3 Most Expensive Yachts in the World

We're back looking into some of the most expensive yachts in the world. Join us as we take a dive into the world of yacht owners and their luxury vessels.

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Top 5 Celebrity Yachts

Have you found yourself wondering which of your favourite celebrities own a luxury yacht? We've narrowed it down to the top 5 celebrity yachts in the world.

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The Top 6 Luxury Yachts in the World

Have you ever dreamt of sailing around the world on your own private yacht? Discover 6 of the most luxury yachts currently in existence…

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Discover MyBoat

What is MyBoat?

MyBoat is a free online portal for the boat owner community. It’s the only free boating service in the UK! MyBoat keeps all of your important boat information in one place and sends you alerts using its easy-to-use digital organiser. It also keeps you updated with the latest news, views and weather, tailored to your travels as well as offering you some amazing discounts, including:

Safety products
 Boat fittings
 Cleaning products
 Narrowboat accessories
 Travel insurance


How can I receive discounts with MyBoat?

To gain these discounts you have to have insurance from GJW Direct and have an account on MyBoat. Once on MyBoat, navigate to the My Discounts tab, where you’ll be able to see all of your own discounts. We’ve partnered up with some amazing companies to ensure you receive great discounts off boat essentials.

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  • Store all boating documentation
  • Set reminders for servicing equipment
  • GJW Direct customers can receive exclusive discounts