Covid-19 Safety Measures
Last Update

30 Oct 2020


Covid-19 Safety Measures

The health and wellbeing of our customers and our staff are our priority. Our measures for COVID-19 have been designed with the recommendations set out by the World Health Organization (WHO). It minimizes contact with our staff while ensuring you have all you need for an enjoyable and safe sailing trip.

Our staff

  • All staff members will be required to wear protective masks, gloves, and other personal protective equipment where necessary and/or follow applicable local government policy
  • Onboard our Crew (skipper/cook/hostess) has been trained in our Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting procedures.

Our Yachts

  • Each yacht will be disinfected immediately upon return to the dock. They will then be cleaned, sanitized, and disinfected again prior to next boarding.
  • The bed linen will be in a sealed bag for you to make up the beds. Beds are not made.

Arrival at Marina

  • Where possible, we recommend reserving your transfers in advance, which can be arranged through Athenian Yachts.
  • Our staff member will meet the guests on arrival in our office/caravan to finalize the booking procedures. 
  • All required chart briefings and yacht briefings will be carried out of the boat. 

Check in procedures

  • For check in, only the skipper is allowed to be on the boat – the rest of the crew need to observe social distancing guidelines and to stay in our office/caravan 
  • We ask for your patience for your boarding time, as the cleaning procedures have been changed due to Covid-19

“Fast Track” Check-out

Athenian Yachts, obligatory require the Damage Waiver instead of security insurance to any booking, for safety reasons to protect our clients/staff, as the check-out procedures will be shorter than usual

During your trip

  • The captain must thermometer every day and record in the health book, the temperatures of his crew (you can find onboard, thermometer and oxymeter); otherwise there is a penalty fee, of 1000 euros for the captain and 150 euros for each crew. We request that the captain, monitor their crews’ health and notify the proper local authorities

What You Can Do to Help

  • Complete all required documentation online prior to your arrival, provided to you via email.
  • Order your provisioning in advance of your charter.
  • Pre-order any extra service in advance of your charter.
  • The bed linen will be in a sealed bag after check out with your garbage, to put away

We are looking forward to welcoming you back!
Till then stay safe!

This information is valid until further notice and may be updated.