Sailing in Northern Ireland
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If you enjoy water sports, then be sure to check out what we have on offer for the sailing section. Whether you seek competition, learn how to sail or just to have fun there is plenty to choose from...

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County Antrim Sailing

Antrim Coast Charters

26 Newlands Road, Magheramorne, Larne, Co. Antrim, BT40 3JD
Tel: 028 2827 0268    Fax: 028 2827 0268     E-mail: or

Welcome to Antrim Coast Charters, the yacht charter company offering yachts for bareboat charter in Northern Ireland. Shining Dancer is based in Carrickfergus, N. Ireland and Midnight Mirage in Largs, Scotland. From either base you are free to explore the delights of the Northern Irish and South West Scottish coasts.

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Kilhorne Bay Boat Charter

40 Ravenhill Park, Belfast BT6 0DG
Tel: 028 9040 2687 or Mobile: 07710 527063     E-mail:

Kilhorne Bay Boat Charter offers charter for families or individuals by the hour / half day or full day depending on location. Self drive or skippered rib boats for hire. Charters are always, weather and forecast conditions permitting. For your peace of mind, the latest communications, safety and navigation equipment is fitted.

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Antrim Boat Club

29 Castleton, Templepatrick, County Antrim, BT38 0AZ
Tel: 028 94464310     E-mail:

Wind Surfing and Sailing, please contact the club for further details.

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Ardclinis Outdoor Adventure

Sundial House, 11 High Street, Cushendall, Co. Antrim, BT44 0NB
Tel: 028 2177 1340     E-mail:

A wide variety of outdoor activities, abseiling, archery, Canadian canoeing, coastering, pioneering, orienteering, hill walking, mountain biking, rafting, ropes courses, communication games, bridge building, powerboating, climbing.

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Bann Rowing Club

5 Mounsandel Road, Coleraine, County Londonderry, BT52 1JB
Tel: 028 70342520   Fax: 028 70323141     E-mail:

Bann Rowing Club is affiliated to the Irish Amateur Rowing Union. The club colours are red and white.

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Ballycastle Rathlin Island Sailings

14 Bayview Road, Ballycastle, County Antrim
: 028 2076 9299

Ballycastle-Rathlin Island Sailings daily, weather permitting on the M.V. Canna. 45 mins. Groups and wheelchair users by request. Booking advised. Book in advance for summer minibus trips on the island.

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Glenarm Harbour

Antrim Coast Road, Glenarm, County Antrim
: 07703 606763

From Glenarm you can easily sail to anywhere - the islands of Islay, Jura and Mull and the West Coast of Scotland are only a days sailing away. It is approximately 5 hours to Campbeltown, from where you can visit many areas within the Clyde like the Isle of Arran. Call for more information.

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Lagan Watersports Centre

2 Rivers Edge, 13 Ravenhill Road, Belfast, BT6 8DN
Tel: 028 9046 1711 / 07889     E-mail:

Team building, youth and adult activities including sailing, rowing, and kayaking.

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Ulster Cruising School

Carrickfergus, County Antrim, BT38 8BE
Tel: 028 93368818    Fax: 028 93368818

Based in Carrickfergus Marine. Instruction is available for all levels from beginners to Yachtmaster offshore (RYA). The minimum age is 15 years old. The school is easy access to the Scottish coast and the sheltered waters of the Clyde and inner Hebrides.

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County Armagh Sailing

Craigavon Watersports Centre

1 Lake Road, Craigavon, County Armagh
Tel: 028 3834 2669     E-mail:

Facilities for banana boating, canoeing, sailing, water-skiing & windsurfing.

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Portadown Boat Club

10 Lynden Gate, Portadown, County Armagh, BT63 5YH
Tel: 028 3833 8147 / 028 3833 2207     E-mail:

The Club is affiliated to the Irish Amateur Rowing Union.

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County Down Sailing

Ballyholme Yacht Club

Seacliff Road, Bangor, County Down, BT20 5HT
Tel: 028 9127 1467
E-mail:  Web:

Fully qualified RYA instructors, with taster sessions, courses and training available.

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D V Diving

138 Mountstewart Road, Newtownards, BT20 5JP
Tel: 028 9146 4671
E-mail:  Web:

A PADI Five Star Dive Centre, TDI Facility, RYA Training Centre and HSE recognised scuba assessment centre. Powerboat courses.

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Donaghadee Sailing Club

20 Shore Street, Donaghadee, BT21 0DG
Tel: 028 9188 4270  E-mail:

RYA approved teaching centre  running dinghy sailing and power boat training.

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Holywood Yacht Club

1 Kinnegar Road, Holywood, BT18 9JN
Tel: 028 9042 3345     E-mail: 

A Recognised Teaching Centre permitted to run RYA Courses including RYA First Aid Courses and powerboat courses.

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N I Motor Cruising School

20 Dellmount Road, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4TY
Tel: 028 9146 6923    Mobile: 07977 299091

The school offers a range of RYA approved sailing courses.

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Portaferry Sailing Club

38 Shore Road, Portaferry, County Down, BT22 1JZ
Tel: 028 4272 8770  E-mail:

RYA approved courses in cruising, RIB's and dingy sailing.

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County Fermanagh Sailing

Portora Boat Club

Enniskillen, County Fermanagh
Tel: 028 6632 4502 / 6632 2658   Fax: 028 663 2868

The club is affiliated to the Irish Amateur Rowing Union.

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Ultimate Water Sports

Operating from 2 sites: Castle Archdale Marina, & Lusty Beg Island, Kesh.
Tel: Richard 07808 736818 or William 07863 344172
E-mail:     Web:

We offer the following RYA Courses, Sailing, Power Boating, Personal Water Craft, VHF Radio, First Aid. We are an accredited British Water Ski Ski School and Ski Boat Drivers Award Test Centre. We conduct the following activities, Water Skiing, wake boarding, Inflatable rides, Canoeing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Orienteering, Boat Rides.

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County Londonderry Sailing

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Westway Creggan, Derry City, County Derry, BT48 9NU

Creggan Country Park is a modern facility, perched high over Derry providing a spectacular viewing platform. The site incorporates a complete compliment of Watersports (including canoeing, dragonboat racing, sailing and windsurfing), angling and land based activities suitable for all age groups and abilities as well as a state of the art activity centre with conference facilities and fishing tackle shop. We can also design a variety of programmes to suit groups and individuals, from corporate training packages to fun days, whatever your budget.
Tel: 028 7136 3133    Fax: 028 7136 3135
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Ballyronan Marina

Shore Road, Ballyronan, County Derry, Northern Ireland

Situated on the picturesque western shores of Lough Neagh, this award winning marina is ideal for the water sports enthusiast. There are walks around the marina as well as picnic areas and a park for children. The Community Centre at the marina has the Quay Restaurant, Function Hall, Retail Units and Public Toilets. Ample car parking, toilets, showers. Mooring for 70 vessels.

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Coleraine Yacht Club

The Marina, Portstewart Road, Coleraine, County Londonderry, BT52 1RR
Tel: 028 7034 4503
E-mail:     Web:

Coleraine Yacht Club are currently running powerboat courses using the training programmes developed by the Royal Yachting Association.

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County Tyrone Sailing

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