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Noordzeebotter Bornrif

Bornrif is a 17 meter long North Sea cutter (flat bottom) built in 1914. The comfortable vessel has wide and high gangways and is very stable in the water and therefore very child friendly. The Bornrif is the perfect base for a wonderful sailing trip on the Wadden Sea and IJsselmeer with friends, family or colleagues. Tjalling van der Zee is since January 2021 the new and very proud owner of the ship. Tjalling has a very long history in chartering and he can’t wait to show you the most beautiful places on the Wadden Sea and IJsselmeer!

Comfortable ship with cozy day room

The Bornrif is a beautiful historical ship, but also extremely comfortable and equipped with all comforts to make your stay as relaxing as possible. This spring, the ship was totally gutted and several improvements were made. The ship now has a larger kitchen with a dishwasher and a washing machine and dryer. The ship is suitable for a maximum of 8 persons and has two 2-person cabins and one 4-person cabin. The ship has one (spacious) shower and one toilet.

The Bornrif’s galley is equipped with everything you need in the kitchen, such as plates, cutlery, pans, glasses, chopping boards, thermos flasks, soup bowls, dishes, bread baskets and much more. What else is present on the sailing charter Bornrif:

  • Coffee machine, filters on board
  • 4-burner gas stove
  • Audio/No USB
  • Onboard library
  • Life jackets / children’s life jackets

This beautiful North Sea cutter is very suitable for an unforgettable sailing trip on the Wadden Sea and IJsselmeer. With friends, family, with the company…. feel the wind through your hair and the sun on your face, smell the salty sea and enjoy!

Sailing area of the Bornrif

You can sail on the Wadden Sea or the IJsselmeer. Which ports and islands are visited depends on your wishes, the duration of the trip and the weather. Dropping dry on the Wadden Sea is also possible with the Bornrif. You can decide this together with the skipper, Tjalling van der Zee.

Prices Bornrif 2024

With Bornrif you can choose a day trip, weekend sailing, long weekend, midweek, week or longer.

Week 4030
Weekend 1990
Monday – Fryday 2600
Daytrip 1020
Weekend + 1 day 2480
Weekend + 2 days) 3020
Overnight stay    320
inclusive cleaningcosts
inclusive duvets

The prices include: crew, fuel, harbour fees, tourist taxes, duvets and final cleaning.

Book your sailing trip on Bornrif now.

Do you have any questions about the sailing charter Bornrif? Please feel free to contact us. We are happy to help you with the Historical Sailing!