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East Coast Sailing Days – near Ipswich

Treat your guests or share with friends. Enjoy a great day on the water!
Get fully involved or, relax and we’ll do the work. 
We offer fun and exciting corporate sailing days and have been designing successful sailing events since 1996.

East Coast Sailing Days – Event Information

Location: Woolverstone Marina, IP9 1AS.
Our base at Woolverstone, Ipswich IP9 1AS (with ample free parking), is a short drive away from Ipswich and easily accessible from East Anglia. Instant access to the picturesque River Orwell and being only an hour to the open sea, makes Woolverstone a superb location for East coast sailing events!

Aboard Serena, our 40ft sailing yacht.
Serena, is a Beneteau Oceanis 393. Licensed for 10 persons for day sailing and sleeps 7 people comfortably in 3 double cabins. She is in great condition and has an extensive inventory, including central heating; 2 toilets (heads); chart plotter; cooker and fridge. (more detail and photos on the web site).

Sample itinerary:

Arrive 9:00 for coffee, Danish pastries and a safety brief. Meet the team and prepare and prepare for departure.

Enjoy a morning sail and become familiar with the yacht as we head to sea.

Sail along the scenic River Orwell with its rolling fields and tree lined banks.

Get involved with the sail handling, helming and navigation or relax and enjoy the view. 

Pass Felixstowe docks; moorings for the largest ships in the world and, the historic port of Harwich.

Continue out through the sandbanks, coastal cruising along the Suffolk or Essex coast.

Lunch; a buffet at anchor, choose from a variety of options ashore or alternatively, ‘eat on the move’ and get more ‘miles under the keel.’

Continue your sailing day venturing either further along the coast or, head to the river Stour nature reserve. 

We aim to return you to base for an approximate 17:30hrs departure. 

 Some options;-

  • Team building sailing with underpinning theory and feedback.
  • Larger groups of up to 55 guests can be accommodated.
  • Informal racing between crews.
  • Racing in local (or not so local) regattas.
  • The infamous treasure hunt, incorporating some ‘additional’ sailing tasks.
  • Extend your ‘escape’, with overnight stays either aboard or, utilising accommodation ashore.
  • Anchor for a picnic and a swim
  • Use powerboats and fast RIBS for an added dimension
  • Deluxe marina bar breakfasts; lunch ashore; bubbly; Pimms and fine foods aboard
  • Stay aboard overnight and enjoy a relaxing evening and perhaps a few beers, prior to your sail.
  • Combine with shore facilities and events such as the Latitude music festival, Ipswich Maritime festival  and more!

East Coast Sailing Days – near Ipswich

Starting:Corporate Date – Please Enquire Above
Location:Ipswich – Woolverstone Marina, IP9 1AS
Finishing: Corporate Date – Please Enquire Above
Location:Ipswich – Woolverstone Marina, IP9 1AS
Pricing:Please Enquire Above
Google Map:Woolverstone Marina

 

Important Information

Sailing experience:None required on this cruise.
Meals:All aboard are included. Meals ashore at own expense.
Insurance:We recommend that you take out insurance with a reputable insurer at the time of booking.
Terms & Conditions:Can be viewed here – T&C.
Note:Only one discount / offer per booking.
Discount:No Discount Code