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Day Skipper over 3 Weekends

Fantastic 3 weekends in a row doing the Day Skipper Practical. - 15 minutes from Southampton... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
SebM88
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London, United Kingdom
Introduction to Yachting Weekend

Brilliant weekend. Really well organised from start to finish. Upon arrival we were greeted warmly... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Tim R
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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We are a leading RYA sea school in the UK, specialising in sailing courses. We have been helping people who want to learn to sail for many years by providing a full range of courses not only for the beginner but also those looking to make it a...more
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Mercury Yacht Harbour Satchell Lane | Satchell Lane, Southampton SO31 4HQ, England
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Fantastic 3 weekends in a row doing the Day Skipper Practical. - 15 minutes from Southampton Airport Parkway so if you're coming from London it's about 1.5 hours in total from Waterloo - Boats were fine and as expected to learn from, all clean and...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Brilliant weekend. Really well organised from start to finish. Upon arrival we were greeted warmly and unlike some other sailing schools, wet weather gear is included in the price. Richard, our instructor was fantastic. Very knowledgeable and extremely patient with the novices that we are....More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

From start to finish the experience was absolutely brilliant. The whole set up is very professional. There were 4 of us taking the competent crew course and 1 day skipper which was a perfect combination. Jake, our instructor, was very knowledgeable, he made sure that...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

What an amazing weekend. A friendly welcome, confident, patient, knowledgeable skipper (Ed Bristow) he’s such an asset to hamble school of yachting. We had a good mix of people on board, although I don’t think we made a dent in the amount of food provided....More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We've just returned from the 5 day competent crew course which was amazing and definitely exceeded my expectations. Hamble placed us with two day skippers and another competent crewer - good combo! Our brilliant instructor, Terry, gave us such a well balanced week generously imparting...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful weekend with friends cruising the solent on 2 skippered sun odysseys. The skippers were excellent and the experience left everyone wanting more. Thanks and we’ll see you again.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Had a brilliant weekend on Orinoco Flow with skipper Steve on our Start Yatching Course! Boat was a bit bashed about (no doubt by the hordes of novices that have sailed in her) but the course was great and we had a good group to...More

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Chris R, Owner at Hamble School of Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review! The boats certainly get a good hammering but that is the nature of the beast, plus it gives our full time maintenance staff something to fix. We look forward to seeing you when you complete the Competent Crew.

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Had an another absolutely fantastic weekend's sailing with Hamble School of Yachting - this time under the superb instruction of Paul Foddy. Can't recommend enough. Stellar instructor and top quality school.

Thank beckylhill
Chris R, Owner at Hamble School of Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi Becky, thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the 3 days out on the water with Paul. See you soon for your Cross Channel trip!

Reviewed 16 April 2018

You are search for good yachting school in UK? Go with Hamble Yachting School! Most of instructors are very experienced sailors and also good teachers. School is well organized (beginning with mail contact, following by tour organization) and have good boats. Great area in Solent...More

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Chris R, Owner at Hamble School of Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate it. Everyone at the school takes great pride in offering the best all round service possible for its students. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Our skipper, Jake, kept a skilful and watchful eye on our crew which comprised of three 'novice' skippers and my son (aged 10). Jake ensured that we got the most out of the week despite the rather poor weather conditions at the start. Jake made...More

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Chris R, Owner at Hamble School of Yachting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your great review, i am really pleased you and your son enjoyed the week out with us!

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