Providing life changing experiences

Honolulu Island Charters' mission is to provide unequivocally the most magical experience possible while you are on the Hawaiian waters. Sharing our passion for sailing and our love and respect for the ocean is our highest reward. Providing superior service and Aloha through, safety, integrity and Hawaiian values are our hallmarks. Our vision is to provide life changing experiences. We can take you anywhere in our beautiful Hawaiian waters to experience anything you can dream of. If you can dream it - we can make it happen for you. World class service combined with our dedicated team of industry-leading professionals provides unique, one-of-a-kind, life changing adventures and experiences. Below are just a sampling of some of our most loved adventures and services.

  • Adventures

  • Private Sunset Charter Cruises
  • Team Building Adventures
  • Hawaiian Reef Snorkeling Experience
  • Weddings & Private Events
  • Educational Eco-tours
  • Services

  • Gourmet Chef Prepared Meals
  • Onboard Massage Services
  • Professional Photography
  • Paddle Board and SUP Yoga Lessons
  • Scuba Certification Hours

Our Love For Sailing is Contagious


Create lifelong memories for our guests through our service, knowledge, and professionalism.


Provide a pleasurable and safe yachting experience by providing beautiful, clean, and well maintained yachts contribute to our industry by providing a benchmark of service and professionalism.


We Contribute to our community by being involved in outreach and fundraising programs. Provide the best staff through good hiring, screening, and ongoing training practices. We strive to perpetuate Hawaiian values and culture.


Malama- respect for our guests, community, staff, land, and the sea.
Pono - integrity, to deliver on our promise of service and value.
Aloha - treating our guests and neighbors as family.
Loko Maika'i - To share from the heart our spirit of aloha and passion for the ocean.

Swiftsure is more than a sleek and proven race winning yacht, she has been refitted to retain her speed and to add comfort and elegance. Great care was given to ensure that she will carry her guests swiftly and safely with style and grace.Aside from a truly spectacular yacht, Swiftsure Sailing is comprised of a team experienced in yachting, chartering, and hospitality professionals. We are built on a foundation of passion, experience, integrity, and knowledge. The expertise of our crew extends beyond fine sail trim, local knowledge and seamanship, to fine wines and service.We offer our guests a clean and immaculately maintained yacht. They are greeted with Aloha and catered to with genuine hospitality. We provide a safe environment with respect to our guest's privacy. By customizing each itinerary, we are able to cater each sail to me the desires of our guests. Come and see why the Swiftsure will make your memory a lifetime!