Welcome to Shell Bay Sailing
We are a small, friendly sailing school, situated on the Studland peninsula, at the entrance to Poole harbour, close to the southern side of the Sandbanks ferry.
Shell Bay Sailing holds a licence to operate from the Adventurous Activities Licensing Service and is an RYA recognised training centre.
- A range of courses and sailing opportunities for ages of 8 years and upwards,
- Hire of dinghies to those who are suitably experienced,
- Daily opening from April to September.
We have direct access to the quiet and protected waters of Poole harbour. When afloat you will enjoy a beautiful sailing area bounded by the unspoilt shores and islands of the harbour, well away from the busy waterways.
Adult RYA courses running during the evenings in May and June.
Adult season ticket for improver sailors and recreation. Sail whenever we're open, including some evenings.
Junior 'Onboard' club is now running on Saturday mornings. All abilities welcome.