About Bayview Yachts

We provide top quality pre and post sales service by listening to our customers and ensuring that their boating needs are addressed quickly and professionally.

Our friendly, knowledgeable yacht brokers look forward to meeting you. Buying or selling? As Certified Professional Yacht Brokers, CPYB / BCYBA, we offer free yacht appraisals to help you determine a fair and reasonable price. Are you looking within Canada or the USA? We are able to offer many years of experience with both local and cross border sales processes. We will work with you to make your search for a boat, or selling your boat, stress free and enjoyable.

Come and see us at Our head office is located at North Saanich Marina in beautiful Sidney, BC. Our large sales dock offers a wide variety of power boats and sail boats on display. We are also proud to be a full service yacht broker — we have an on-site Service Centre to help you take care of any concerns and get you back out on the water enjoying your boating experience.

Meet Our Crew


Troy Hamilton

Owner – Certified Professional Yacht Broker, CPYB, BCYBA

Born and raised in a marine environment, Troy’s passion for boating started at the tender age of 9 when he completed a trip from Victoria B.C. to Point Roberts W.A. in a 10ft Livingston dinghy followed closely by his parents on board their Monk 36. Today Troy, his wife Tamara and three children spend their weekends cruising the local waters of the Pacific NW. It is Troy’s goal to provide his clients with the highest level of professionalism and integrity. If you’re looking for a broker with energy and a passion for his job, let Troy show you how easy and fun buying a boat can be. – we are pleased to offer maintenance, repairs, upgrades and Yacht Care to our clients.


Gord Allan

Service Manager – Certified Marine Technician

Gord comes with a great resume with many years in the marine industry and is highly respected by his peers, as a certified marine technician.

Born in Vancouver and growing up in the Gulf Islands before moving to the West Coast of Vancouver Island, Gord has been a life long boater. From commuting to school on the islands to commercial crab fishing on the West Coast his life hasbeen on the water. Through high school, Gord apprenticed at the Pioneer Boat Works under Eric Caswell, learning the old ways of repairing and building commercial fish boats. After completing highschool Gord moved to Victoria, where he completed a Marine Service Apprenticeship at Quadrant Marine Institute. Gord now co-owns Bayview Yachts Sales & Service Ltd. and heads up the service department. Gord also spends many week nights teaching at Quadrant. Still an avid boater Gord enjoys every available moment on the water with his wife and hound.


Larry Glowasky

Certified Professional Yacht Broker, CPYB, BCYBA

Larry’s passion for sailing was ignited after acquiring a sailing dinghy at the age of 9. He has been involved in the marine industry for the past 47 years. From captaining private yachts for distinguished owners to managing charter fleet operations around the globe, Larry provides an enormous amount of experience dealing with all facets of yacht ownership. Those that know him can’t help but enjoy spending time with him as he recounts his own boating experiences. Always smiling and helpful, Larry looks forward to meeting new people daily and assisting them with their boating needs.


Tristian Smith

Marine Technician

Tristian is our lead marine technician. He has been a part of the Bayview crew for over a decade and is an asset to our team. Whether it’s rebuilding an engine, doing a simple oil change, or a heater install Tristian will get it done quickly and to a high standard! Tristian is also an avid boater; he enjoys adventuring local waters with his lovely wife and two daughters.


Derek Missikewitz

Marine Technician
Ryan Atwell Bayview Yachts

Ryan Atwell

Canvas Technician

Patricia Ellis

Office Administrator

Interested in working for Bayview Yachts? We want to hear from you! Check out our recent job postings, or contact us.