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Offshore Sailing School Locations

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Go from beginner to cruise-ready sailor in one week or learn the basics in three days at one of our FloridaNew York, New Jersey or British Virgin Islands locations. Choose a sailing vacation with Offshore Sailing School as your next getaway! Or, choose a city escape for fantastic sailing surrounded by sun-drenched skyscrapers. Either way, you are guaranteed an exciting experience with Offshore Sailing School.

Two Locations in the British Virgin Islands

Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina, BVI — Our Newest Location

This island paradise is a brand new Marriott Autograph Collection resort, the first new resort to be built in the British Virgin Islands in 15 years! Scub Island Resort, Spa & Marina, BVI is boutique getaway offering guest rooms, suites and villas for parties of 2 up to 10 - all with lanais and superb views of the sea. Here you will enjoy a four-tiered pool with swim up bars, three beaches offering free paddleboard and sea kayak use, two lovely restaurants overlooking the marina and ocean and a beach bar for barefoot lunches.

The renowned Ixora Spa, a 24-hour fitness facility, Dive BVI, a lovely boutique, gourmet market, hiking paths and, of course, our wonderful sailing school make your British Virgin Islands experience one you'll never forget. Just 1-1/2 miles from the airport on Tortola by taxi, your adventure begins minutes after you deplane, with a relaxing short ride in the resort's private launch and a rum or fruit punch welcome waiting for you at the Scrub Island Resort landing.

The Moorings Village — Roadtown, Tortola

To get into island cruising with a liveaboard experience, Offshore Sailing School is the official sailing school of The Moorings – one of the largest charter companies in the world. It's British Virgin Islands base is located in The Moorings Village in Road Town, Tortola. Since 1970, we have provided singles, couples and famlies with live-aboard learning courses on beautiful yachts, sailing from one exotic island to another. The Mariner Inn in The Moorings Village has a huge pool, outdoor dining, and friendly taxis ready to whisk you away to beaches on the other side of the island.

Whichever location you choose, you'll sail in Sir Francis Drake Channel and among the most incredible green islands you've ever seen. The water everywhere is deep blue and clear, with fantastic reefs for snorkeling and diving. This is truly a piece of paradise - don't miss out on your chance for a British Virgin Islands Vacation!

Three Locations in Sunny Southwest Florida

Offshore Sailing School has three delightful Florida destinations, each with special sailing conditions and amenities to make your learning vacation the most meaningful and memorable you'll ever have.

The Hampton Inn and Suites in Trendy Downtown St. Petersburg

Is on Florida’s Suncoast with easy access from Tampa Airport. This is the perfect place for singles, couples and families to enjoy the best of Florida Vacations. Your accommodations and classroom are in the Hampton Inn right across the street from our boats in the St. Petersburg Municipal Marina.The Inn is surrounded by great restaurants, museums and close by the famous Pier in the Vinoy Basin and shopping. A true sailing mecca, the famous St. Petersburg Yacht Club is across the street from the Inn. If you crave the beach, it's just a 20 minute drive away.

South Seas Island Resort on Beautiful Captiva Island

Is “Florida’s Tahiti,” an incredible vacation destination the Colgates discovered in 1975 when they searched for a winter campus in the States. The moment they drove down the tree-lined road from the causeway connecting Sanibel and Captiva to the mainland, they were hooked. You will be too! The resort is captivating in every way with a variety of accommodations in hotel rooms, marina and beach villas; plus kayaking, golf, tennis, fishing, bicycling, shelling, jogging paths, fun restaurants and more. This is the perfect getaway for singles, families and couples. With miles of sandy, shell-strewn beaches, sailing in the Gulf and Sound, manatees surfacing in the harbor and dolphins playing as you sail — you just won't find a better place to relax, learn and refresh (unless you choose one of our other delightful locations below).

Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina on Fun-Filled Fort Myers Beach

Is on the northern tip of beautiful Estero Island, just 30 minutes from Regional Southwest Airport (RSW) and your home base for many unique Florida Vacations. The moment you cross Mantanzas Bridge and look out to an endless Gulf of Mexico horizon, you know you're in for a special learning vacation treat.

The island is a blend of romantic, fun and honky tonk getaways. A multitude of eateries from rousing open-air bars with island crooners to white-cloth dining line its main street, marinas and shoreline. Accommodations at the Pink Shell are decorated in marine colors, situated in two towers surrounding an incredible free form pool and a three-story building with its own exclusive large pool. All rooms, villas and studios overlook the Gulf with huge lanais, kitchens or kitchenettes. This resort has every water toy you can imagine, plus the lovely Aquagene full-service spa. This is a great spot for singles, couples and families.

Two Locations in New York and New Jersey

Our northern U.S. locations include two convenient bases on the Hudson River, easily accessed by public transportation.

Your New York City sailing getaway can begin at Pier 25 in Tribeca, a joyful Hudson River Park Trust outdoor escape with beach volley ball, promenades, and incredible views right off North Cross Street in the shadow of the World Trade Monument on the Hudson River.  

Across the river is Liberty Landing Marina in Jersey City, NJ – a full-service boating facility in Liberty State Park near the ferry to the Statue of Liberty. This is the home of our Offshore Sailing Club where you can sail seven days a week all season long, and participate in regattas, full-moon sails and other social activities. 

Learn about all the courses and activities available at these New York Harbor locations here.  Request a quote or give us a call at 888-454-7015 today.  

Call us now at 888-454-7015 or Request a Quote to find out how easy it is to sign up for one of our sailing courses. Our Friendly Sailing Advisors are standing by to answer all your questions!

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