First Sailing Holidays for Beginners

Want to Learn to Sail?  We believe in ‘learning by doing’, so even if you come purely for a holiday, you will learn new skills effortlessly, as part of the process of going sailing and living at sea. 

If you are a complete beginner, a dinghy sailor who wants to try live-aboard cruising  or a newcomer to boats with bowsprits, then we have a huge choice of day sails, taster weekends, Royal Yachting Association (RYA) courses, or weeks away exploring amazing destinations. Leap into a Caribbean island hopping voyage and we will train you to be adventure crew as soon as you arrive, or go for the structured learning of a RYA sailing course.

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We all know ‘pieces of eight’ from pirate stories but there is much more to it than that. It all started when the Spanish

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How fit do I have to be?

How strong and agile do I have to be? Our benchmark for arm strength is based on whether you could get from below decks

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Family Voyages

Family Voyages The simplest way is to join an existing voyage that is suitable for the age range of your family. The following vessels

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