Sailing

1 hour lesson / 2.5 hour lesson

Dip your toe in the water before deciding whether to go for a course. 

Starting with theory, then land drills then onto the water.

1 Hour lesson £50

2.5 Hour lesson £85

Beginner Courses 

Our beginners courses are centered around the RYA Level 1 Start Sailing course & the RYA Level 2 Basic Skills course. These are our most popular scheduled courses. This course mixes and matches between the Laser Funboat, Pico and the Laser 2000. 

Each Level comprises of a 2 day course:

 Level 1 Monday & Tuesday

Level 2 Wednesday & Thursday.  

(Please keep Friday free incase we have bad weather during the week)

These are run weekly during the summer school holidays. 

Outside school holidays we will try and run a course to suit you.

Level 1 £230  per person 
Level 2 - £230 per person 

Level 1 & 2 - £380 per person

(Saving £80, must be 4 consecutive days)

Intermediate 

RYA Level 3 - Better Sailing 

2 day course. 

Enhance your skills and develop techniques with a range of tasters from the advanced modules. 

Must be up to Level 2 sailing standard. 

Please contact us for dates.

£240 per person

Advanced Courses
RYA  Day Sailing 

RYA Sailing With Spinnakers

RYA Seamanship Skills.

(Two day courses)

High Performance Dinghy Lesson
This lesson can be ran as a 1 or 2.5 hour lesson and is designed for competent sailors wishing to learn and develop skills.
1 hour £60

2.5 hours £90

Own Boat Tuition
If you want a fast track to understanding your own boat and how to sail it better, then invite us on board! 
£90 for 2 hours tuition. 

 

RYA Powerboat Courses


RYA Powerboat Level 1

For ages 8-12years. 

This one day course provides your child with basic powerboat skills. You'll feel more confident in letting them take the wheel. During this course they will complete both high and low speed manoeuvres.   

£150 per person, max of 3.

RYA Powerboat Level 2 (ICC)
The two day course covers all the to day basis. Launch and recovery, safety equipment, navigation, high speed boat handling, close quarters manouvering, man overboard and much more.
Price - £260 per person.
(Max 3 spaces - Ages 12+)

Current Course Dates

Please call 07917525540 for courses with spaces remaining or we will try and run a course to suit you.

RYA Safety Boat
This course improves boat handling techniques and the recovery and towing of dinghies, catamarans, windsurfers and disabled powerboats. A pre requisite for an RYA senior instructors course.
Price - £300 per person.


(Must already have an RYA powerboat level 2 certificate - Ages 16+)

We don't run this course very often so please contact us for details. 

 

Dinghies for Rental

A safety boat will be on hand to help out however you are expected to be able to:

1. Sail to RYA Level 2 Standard

2. Recover from a capsize. 

3. Return to shore on time. 

Funboat
The laser funboat is possibly the most stable sailing dinghy ever made. This boat is perfect for a beginner to hire once they have had a small amount of tuition. Seats 2 adults or one adult and two children. All safety kit provided.
Price - £35 one hour, £45 two hours.


Pico
The Laser Pico is a fun, durable, confidence-inspiring, rotomolded boat that can be sailed by everyone. It is one step up from the funboat so ideal for course completed entry-level sailors right up to the experienced racer wanting some time on the water. It is equipped with a removable jib. Seats 2 adults or 1 adult and 2 children. All safety kit provided.
Price - £35 one hour, £45 two hours.


Laser 2000
The Laser2000 is designed with stability, safety and performance in mind. It is created for leisure and ease of use, but not at the expense of performance. Stability and a sturdy hull design make it easy to sail. The Laser 2000 comes with a single line reefable mainsail and furling jib for added sailing comfort in a breeze. It also has a kite for the more experienced sailor. Seats up to 4. All safety kit provided.
Price - £50 one hour, £80 two hours.

Funboat

1 hour £35
2 hours £45

Kayak

Single 1 hour £15 
Double 1 hour £30

Pico

1 hour £35
2 hours £45

 

Get afloat quickly...

Kayak

One of the most simplest ways of getting onto the water on a sunny day. The stable and colourful kayaks are perfect way to see the beach from the water. 

Buoyancy aid provided and must be warn at all times. 

Single - £15 per hour 

Double - £30 per hour

Paddle Board (SUP)

The latest trend will keep your core strong and test your balance.  Whether you paddle for fitness or fun paddle boarding is great fun. 

£20 per hour. 

(Only one person per board) 

Ringo Ride

One of the most extreme ways of getting onto the water. Be prepared to get wet! 

Take a seat on our 4 seater ringo and hold on tight!

Ages 6 & over

£10 per person

Min 3 people or £30

£10 per person 

Funboat

1 hour £35
2 hours £45

Kayak

Single 1 hour £15
Double 1 hour £30

Ringo

£10pp

 

Little Pirates Kids Club

Especially for the young ones, Little Pirates is a fun week full of different activities. During the week the kids will Sail, Kayak, Paddle Board, Ringo & sail on our yacht. 

They will be with a RYA instructor throughout the week who also holds a first aid qualification.

Summer holidays. 

Monday - Friday 

2:00 - 4:00

Ages 6-10 as a guide 

£260 per child 

Funboat

1 hour £35
2 hours £45

Dart 16

1 hour £50
2 hours £80

Ringo

£10pp

 

Opening Hours

We are closed for winter but taking bookings for 2020. 

For bookings or enquiries please call 07917525540

 

Terms & Conditions

How to find us:

As you come into Abersoch Village you'll see a garage (W&G Williams) go up the lane between the garage and 'Two Islands' cafe. 

Keep going along the lane, drop down into the carpark. 

Go down the slipway onto the beach, we are on the shelf on the left hand side, the big grey cladded hut. Look out for our white RYA Flag. 

Arrival

Start Times: 

Courses -  09:15

Little Pirates - 13:45

Hire between 10:00-16:30

(Subject to weather conditions)

Please check opening times.

Please note not all boats are available for hire all season. 

On arrival you will be asked to complete a registration form & pay any outstanding balance.

Powerboat level 2 customers please bring a passport size photograph of yourself. 

Carpark 

£5 for the day. 

Kit

You will be given everything you need for going afloat. 

You may wish to bring: 

Your own wetsuit/sailing kit.

Towel, suncream, bottle of water, spare change of clothes, sun glasses, hat. 

Valuables

We take no responsibility for any

customer valuables. 

However, we do have some lockers available. 

Lunch

Lunch is not provided with any course. 

Please bring packed lunch or beach cafe's are available. 

2 Day courses will have an hour for lunch. Usually between 12:30-1:30


Bookings

Please call, email or call in to make a booking.

All bookings are only secure once a 50% deposit is paid. 


Cancellations

Abersoch Sailing School reserves the right to cancel any booking due to weather / sea conditions. 


 In the event of cancellation by the Customer, a cancellation fee will be due to the Centre as set out below:

1. 25% of the full booking cost is non refundable.

2.Within the week before 50% of the full booking cost. 

3. 48 hours before course start time, full payment must be made.

You can save time by completing the registration form below. 

Only for: 

Sailing & Powerboat courses/lessons

Sailing dinghy Hire

Please click the link below. 

https://www.smartwaiver.com/v/regform

 

Contact

We’d be happy to provide you with additional information about individual courses and activities at Abersoch Sailing School. Stop by the office or drop us a line. Please provide us with your mobile number as sometimes its easier to call you back! Also please check your junk mail as our reply may end up in there!

Email:

Phone:

07917 525540

 

07917 525540

Abersoch, Pwllheli LL53 7DP, UK

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