The level of sailing is for you to choose, whether it be serious hands on sailing, simply relaxing in the cockpit and enjoying the scenery and varied sea and bird life, or something in between.
Esseness, a 45 foot deep keeled sailing boat, has done thousands of miles around the Hebrides and NW Scotland, with hardened sailors, semi-competant sailorss, and family groups including small children – we cater and amend each cruise as required.
Create your own skippered sailing holiday exploring the beautiful West Coast of Scotland.
Enjoy a holiday that is clean, green, ecologically friendly and healthy.
Discover diverse wildlife in their natural habitat. Combine sailing with walking, climbing, whisky trails, exploring, history, archaeology, geology, photography, sketching, writing, or simply relaxing.
Plan exhilarating mile building passages to remote islands.
We welcome families, couples, groups of friends and those who would like to take pot luck with other crew.
Our welcome is warm and friendly, our mood is relaxed, our primary concern is safety and providing a memorable experience. Meals are freshly prepared using local produce and can cater for all dietary requirements.
- RYA THEORY COURSES
- RYA PRACTICAL SAILING COURSES
- START YACHTING TO YACHTMASTER
- OWN BOAT TUITION
- DISCREET BOAT HANDLING IN CONFINED SPACES