Skippered RIB Charter

What is Skippered RIB Charter?

Enjoy a skippered RIB charter and experience an adrenaline-packed day on the water and let one of our fully qualified skippers take care of everything. Entertain clients, reward staff or just have some fun with your friends. Let us give you a unique experience that you will never forget!

You’ll race across the waves at speeds of up to 40 knots, explore the Solent as part of a treasure hunt or just a fun day out. All this will be in complete safety as your charter includes a fully qualified RYA MCA professional skipper and all necessary safety equipment.

We can arrange breakfast at a riverside restaurant on your arrival, lunch and well-earned drinks on your return.

Ocean Sports Tuition offers a Skippered RIB charter for specialised film work as well as private individuals wanting an action packed day on the water. We can tailor the charter to your individual needs and can pick you up from anywhere in the Solent including: Lymington, Christchurch, Southampton, Cowes or Portsmouth.

The Boats

Enjoy the very latest MCA coded Ribcraft RIBS from Ocean Sports, the boats we have available for charter range from 6.8 – 7.8 meters and are capable of taking at least 8 guests.

The 6.8m RIBS are Powered by Suzuki 200hp 4 stroke engines and are very economical, with the 7.8m RIBS being powered by Suzuki 250hp 4 stroke engines. All RIBS have the latest safety equipment including- ICOM VHF DSC, Garmin Charter Plotter, Flares, Fire Extinguishers and Life jackets.


Skippered charter prices are quoted from our base at Saxon Wharf Marina, Southampton and are exclusive of fuel used and VAT. The boat will come fully fuelled and fuel consumed will be charged at the current MDL pump prices. Your skipper can collect and deliver you any where in the Solent. Please call us on 02381 242159 for individual or bespoke packages.

Whatever you require, Ocean Sports Tuition can put together a package to suit your group and objectives..

6.8 meter RIB

Half day charter – £395
Full day charter – £475

7.8 meter RIB

Half day charter – £445
Full day charter – £525


Unit 6 Saxon Wharf Marina
SO14 5QF


Please book online below, email us or phone us on 02381 242159.

If you have any questions, or want to know if this charter is right for you, or just want to talk in more detail about chartering, please do not hesitate to call us as we love to talk boating.

It is not possible to provide this service for commercial charter.