About

Silent Wings Yacht Holidays - Steve and Sally Ellyatt, About Us

Steve Ellyatt

Steve is qualified as an RYA Yachtmaster Offshore (commercially endorsed) and has sailed throughout his life. He is also a qualified marine engineer. He has a wide experience of sailing the oceans, including the Atlantic and the Pacific. He provides full skippering services and additional training or hands-on experience for guests. After 30 years in the police force, Steve has turned to what he really loves and has enjoyed since very young - helping others to truly enjoy sailing and the sea. He is also a keen fisherman. Steve is also a trained scuba diver.


Sally Ellyatt

Having spent 20 years running a family-based customer service business in the U.K., Sally is committed to ensuring that every guests' need is catered for. Sally has trained at the Ashburton School of Cookery and has a Health & Nutrition qualification; she provides fully bespoke menus, including fresh line-caught fish, homebaked bread, preserves and cakes, using many organic and locally-sourced ingredients. She is also trained in massage and Reiki. All guests are very welcome to join her for yoga-based 'De-stress-&-Relax' sessions run onboard, and Sally will be on hand to make your holiday truly special. Sally is also a trained scuba diver.

On s/y 'Silent Wings' you are in the hands of a committed professional team, who really care. Judge for yourself from our testimonials! You are regarded as a VIP when a guest on the yacht....sail with 'Silent Wings' and see for yourself! There really is no better way to discover the Grenadines!


Safe and Sound Marine Ltd

Steve and Sally also own a succesful yacht delivery business, Safe and Sound Marine Ltd. UK, Europe and Worldwide yacht delivery and care. Wherever you want your yacht to be moved to - be it just up the river or across an ocean - Safe and Sound Marine can take care of organising and completing the delivery of your vessel. Safe and Sound Marine only use Yachtmaster qualified skippers and experienced crew, so you can be assured of a professional service at great value.



The 'Silent Wings' Experience: Combining professional pampering with sailing performance.....