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Glenridding Sailing Centre

The Spit, Glenridding CA11 0PE, England
+44 17684 82541
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Fun, expertise and breathtaking surroundings at Glenridding

Myself and a friend (both female) did our RYA Level 1 over summer. We were a bit nervous but our... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Nicola W
Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
Friendly, patient, helpful and professional - and a beautiful place to learn to sail

Spent a couple of days doing RYA1 as an adult novice. I learned so much - great balance of theory... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
Keasden, United Kingdom
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Glenridding Sailing Centre, is a small sailing and activity centre based at the stunning southern end of Ullswater, in the Lake District. We provide a wide range of high quality, fun-filled outdoor activities, from sailing tuition, to team building activities, to canoe and kayak hire.
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The Spit, Glenridding CA11 0PE, England
+44 17684 82541
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Myself and a friend (both female) did our RYA Level 1 over summer. We were a bit nervous but our instructor Steve was brilliant and got us to get straight into it. The winds were a bit high on the two days we were on...More

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Spent a couple of days doing RYA1 as an adult novice. I learned so much - great balance of theory and practice at my own pace.. I'm hoping to get back next year.

1  Thank RuthieH23
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

For my cousins wedding they had a sail race event planned but due to the weather this couldn't take place but the team did a good job took us out with just the small sail at the front up (can't remember the name) We had...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just back from a few days up in Cumbria, and spending two days doing my RYA Powerboat 2 Course with Peter, Steve, Sarah & Martin. Great course and fab people & facilities to learn. Already recommended it to others. Simply great!

1  Thank John_liverpool174
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Sept 13th 2016 - We attended the activity centre for the first time which was for our works 'team building' day - what a great team of people who took care of us from the get go, kept it fun & interesting and the scenery...More

1  Thank SuzieJ40
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Just finished a fantastic two day level 2 Powerboat course at the sailing centre. The whole two days was fantastic, very thorough & well organised. Steve who organised the course made sure we were well informed about what we should expect from the course, &...More

Thank christruelove
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Completed RYA 1 and 2 keel with these lovely folks. I felt like one of the crew straight away. Really appreciated the no-nonsense teaching approach by Steve where safety was paramount, the teaching intense but the FUN and excitement never lacked! Most of the schooling...More

Thank phildphil
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were here again recently, for International Pirates Day. Everyone was having a blast. Jolly Rogers and water pistols everywhere, lots of people on the lake for the first time, and many old timers adding to the general fun. Typical of this excellent, family-friendly Sailing...More

Thank AndrewPS
Reviewed 31 August 2016

First visit here and we hired a 3 man Canadian canoe. The staff were really welcoming and friendly. The price was more than reasonable especially when you take the free parking into account. Would definitely use again and highly recommend.

Thank Benjcake
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Decided to take tha family for a mess about in a canoe. The place is down a track, with parking at the far end. We enquired about a conor and the guys recommended a three person canadian canoe. ith bouyancy aids supplied we were given...More

Thank Jim W
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