About Us

Williams & Smithells Ltd – International Yacht Brokerage –  In association with Williams & Smithells International Ltd – Trusted and independent yacht brokers who specialise in Liveaboard Cruising & Blue Water sailing yachts as well as motor yachts across Europe with specific focus on the Eastern Med. We have  offices in the UK’s central yachting haven – the Solent, Portchester, WicorMarine in England and our Ionian yacht sales base in Lefkas Marina Greece with yacht brokerage in the Preveza Greece.

We are one of the largest independent British yacht brokerages in the Ionian. With our Lefkas office a permanent presence in the regions most prominent marina which is support by excellent facilities close to an International airport making inspections of boats for sale in Greece simple. Yachts sales in Preveza Marina and the Preveza Boat Yards are right on our doorstep, Cleopatra Marine, Aktio Marine and Ionian Marine.

Decades of combined experience in a wide range of yachting sectors supports the sale or purchase of your yacht. There is no substitute for experience. Real Brokers, Real Experience, Real offices, Real Results, buy with confidence and trust professionals. Insured and Qualified.

For new yachts we are proud and delighted to represent French builders Allures Yachting and Garcia Yachts part of the Grand Large Yachting Group (including Outremer/Gunboat) offering world class aluminium hulled, composite topsides blue water cruising yachts with lifting/centreboard keels and a cutter rig. Experience Freedom as there is No Where You Can’t Go in these yachts.

Professional and experienced. The brokerage team are ALL Full members of ABYA the Association of Brokers & Yacht Agents attending courses regularly to improve our range of services. Mark Ellyatt, awarded one of the first  BMF/ABYA Industry Boat Sale Qualifications, was the Chairman of ABYA  2012 & 2013.  Stephen McIntosh Full ABYA member runs our  Lefkas office. Jonty Stubbs manages Williams & Smithells International Ltd from the UK.  We are also members of the BMF and BRBA.

Well over 1000 yachts sold by the team over the last 20 years.


In 2019 we continued our expansion and coverage in the Mediterranean  with our Representative programme and the formation of Williams & Smithells International Ltd to oversee sales outside of the Ionian. Having key contacts in popular well serviced locations is key for good brokerage.  We can now look after all your yachts selling and yacht purchase needs from the Balearics to Turkey.  Currently or representatives are based in Sicily, Cartagena, Malta as well as Crete, Leros and the Kilada/Porta Heli regions of Greece.  Our representatives are all linked to the yachting industry whether that be Marinas, professional trade, skippers or a life time working in the yachting environment.  We are looking to expand this service and would be happy to hear from anyone interested.  In a changing yacht sales market place our goal is to look after all our clients needs wherever they may be sailing.

www.williamsandsmithells.com incorporates yachts for sale from both independent separate companies – Williams & Smithells Ltd and Williams & Smithells International Ltd.