RYA Sailing Courses & Yacht Charters

Happy Days!

As of Monday 17th May Charlie Sailing is back up and running normally and we are looking forwards to a fantastic summer out on the water.

Demand is high and we now taking bookings into October. The following days remain available:

15/16th July

w/b 26 July

w/b 23rd August

w/b 11th October

w/b 23 October

We have a couple of individual days available for  single day charters, but please be quick as these are likely to go soon.

Based in Lymington, Charlie Sailing is a well-established, family-run sail cruising company. Click here to learn more about us!

COVID-19 LATEST: Click here to visit the RYA’s hub.

BOOK YOUR SAILING ADVENTURE NOW

A major yachting centre on the South Coast, Jemima is moored at the award-winning Lymington Yacht Haven, with the Solent and the English Channel right on our doorstep.

A certified Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Training Centre, we specialise in sailing courses, skippered charter, and tailor-made programmes to suit a wide variety of needs and abilities.

With one boat and one instructor, our aim is to provide high quality and personalised sailing, creating a relaxed, enjoyable and truly memorable sailing experience!


A lively downwind sail across Lyme Bay, demonstrating a very happy Jemima doing what she does best!

RYA Courses

  • START YACHTING
  • COMPETENT CREW
  • DAY SKIPPER
  • COASTAL SKIPPER
  • YACHTMASTER™
  • The ICC Assessment
  • The ICC CEVNI Test
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Skippered Charters

  • SKIPPERED CHARTER
  • MILE BUILDING
  • SPECIAL OCCASIONS
  • CORPORATE ENTERTAINMENT
  • YACHT DELIVERY
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Reach New Horizons

  • INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONAVIGATION
  • HOW TO GET OUT OF A TIGHT SPOT
  • MILE BUILDING
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