About Us

Portway Turkey Yacht Charters & RYA Sailing School - About Us

Why sail with PORTWAY?


PORTWAY has years of experience and a quality range of yachts and catamarans to suit all levels of sailing ability. PORTWAY’s base is in Göcek, on Turkey’s southwest coast, which is surrounded by spectacular scenery and central to some of the best sailing in the world. PORTWAY, with its fleet of yachts and catamarans, can fulfill all your yachting requirements. PORTWAY’s team of professional, highly qualified and knowledgeable experts ensures the best maintenance and overall standards.

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Portway Yacht Charters & Göcek Sea School  RYA Training Centre
Marintürk Marina
48310 Göcek / Mugla
TURKEY
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Telephone: Turkey+90 252 645 2599
United Kingdom+44 746 978 7073
Mobile: Turkey+90 542 416 0614
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Our Team

Portway Turkey Yacht Charters and RYA Sea School - Our Team
PORTWAY has a well-deserved reputation for being a highly professional company. Its team of instructors are fully qualified, experienced, world-class sailors as well as being excellent teachers and PORTWAY’s shore-based technicians are experts in their field.

Göcek Sailing School opened in 1996 with an expert team comprising:

Questions & Answers

Frequently Asked Questions
We have listed the Frequently Asked Questions and the answers under 3 headlines. Please don’t hesitate to contact us via our contact form.

Testimonials

Hi! Just wanted to say a really big thank you to you and all of your staff. The boat, though not new, was in great condition and check in/out was really efficient and relaxed. One of the best charters we’ve ever had. All the best.
Conrad, UK

There is no better Company or location than Portway and Gocek to sail or learn to sail. Gocek is unspoilt by tourism and is both friendly and hospitable. Portway themselves are friendly, helpful and only too pleased to pass on their sailing expertise and knowledge of the local sailing area.
Alan Bostock

I would like to thank you again for the quality of your services and your kindness. The ship was perfect, and we really enjoyed this cruise in your wonderful country.
Thanks again Bernard Agez, France

We Care About...

we care about PORTWAY respects the environment and takes its responsibility very seriously. As individuals they love the natural world and the company’s business depends on maintaining the quality of the marine environment.

Rules we follow in Turkish waters

In Turkey there are strict rules, which are enforceable, particularly in terms of what can and cannot be put in the sea. Any violation of these rules can result in a hefty fine.

  • No rubbish (particularly plastic or solid waste) should be put into the water. This kind of garbage is particularly hazardous to Sea Turtles who mistake floating plastic bags for jellyfish.
  • It is prohibited to discharge black and grey water waste into the sea. Instead, for a small cost it must be pumped out at a designated pumping station whenever necessary and before returning the yacht to PORTWAY. There is pump station in Marintürk marina, conveniently close to the Portway base.)
  • Only ‘green’ detergents may be used for washing up etc.

PORTWAY is also concerned about the endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle and supports DEKAMER in its ongoing research and rehabilitation programme at Iztuzu in Dalyan. For further information visit: http://caretta.pau.edu.tr/index_eng.html

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