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Mid Atlantic Yacht Services carries forward the age old tradition of the port of Horta as an essential landfall for ships and yachts crossing to Europe. Since 1992, the crew of Mid Atlantic has been providing all comprehensive services for visiting yachts, both onboard and ashore. The unique scenic beauty, a relaxed rhythm and the Azorean culture and history offer visitors an incredible range of choices to be explored, discovered and appreciated. Contacting Mid Atlantic well in advance of your port call will assure all priorities are attended to in an efficient, time-saving and hassle-free manner.

Mid Atlantic Yacht Services are conveniently located 100m north of the marina bar and monitors VHF Ch 12. Established in 1992, Mid Atlantic Yacht Services (MAYS), has been solving problems for vessels crossing the Atlantic by providing a full range of comprehensive services for vessel, crew and owners; both ashore and afloat.


  • Name of port: Horta

  • Port coordinates: 38°32'N 28°37'W

  • Facilities: Electricity, water

  • VHF: Yacht communication channel 12


  • Places of interest: Walking / hiking trails, volcanic museum, craters & formations, whaling museum, sport fishing, whale watching, diving, vineyards and local winery, botanical gardens.

  • Airport details / distances: Horta Domestic Airport (HOR) / city of Horta 10km, port of Horta 10km.

  • Other company services: Agency services and bunkered fuel, VAT payment and EU importation, custom rigging & work aloft, parts & equipment – worldwide importation and logistics, ships chandlery, books, charts, pilots & almanacs, crew changes –travel / accommodations, car & van hire, SHELL lubricants, mail and parcel holding.

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Mid Atlantic Yacht Services

Rua Cons. M. da Silveira

3 Horta Faial

Azores, PT-9900-114


+351 292 391616


Duncan Sweet
+351 968 936270

Ilda Vieira
+351 968 468 856

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