Sailing on Lake Windermere

Set sail for an unforgettable experience within the beautiful surroundings of Lake Windermere

Charter a skippered yacht for a 2 hour sailing experience for up to four people, get involved and take control of the yacht or just sit back and enjoy the stunning scenery unfold around you.

The total cost of this two hour sailing experience is £99, which includes everything you need to get on the water including life jackets and drinking water.

The boat:

23 foot Jeanneau yacht which can comfortably accommodate groups of up to four guests. There is plenty of space to relax above and below deck as well as storage for bags, fresh water and toilet access.

Your skipper:

Ian Doig is an official pleasure boat licence holder on Lake Windermere and enjoys sharing his passion for sailing with visitors to the Lake District. Ian is very friendly with a great sense of humour, inspiring confidence and creating a relaxed sailing experience.

The experience:

Your sailing experience is tailor made for you to suit experienced sailors and those new to the sport. Your preferences will be discussed with your skipper before you set sail so that you get the most out of the experience. Sailing is a great way to see the lakes from a different perspective and take in the magnificent scenery and points of interest.

Meeting Point:

We will meet at Storrs Hall which is a beautiful 4 star Hotel that sits on the shores of Lake Windermere, in the heart of the Lake District.​

Storrs Hall, Bowness-on-Windermere Cumbria LA23 3LG​

​Sailing Experience guests benefit from 15% off pre booked food and beverages for lunch and afternoon tea.​

​See website for further info on Lunch and afternoon tea:​

Gift Voucher:

The sailing experience can also be purchased as a Gift Certificate to offer your friends and family for birthdays or special occasions. We supply the personalised gift vouchers from you to them and send it – on time – to the address of your choice. Vouchers are valid for 1 year so there is plenty of time to redeem them. Please contact Ian for further information.


Bookings can be made using the link below:

If you would like further information please do not hesitate to call or e-mail:
Mobile: 07928373326