Rockley is probably best known for the holidays and courses that we provide for youngsters. Our youth residential option is available for youngsters aged from 10-17 years. This full board option is particularly popular as their experience with us is as much about their time off the water as it is on the water.

Cost is £40.00 per night for full board accommodation including food and can be booked with any of our courses.

Our fully supervised purpose-built lodge is only a short walk from the sailing centre and each en-suite room sleeps between four and six people. Girls and boys are accommodated separately and, as far as possible, those of similar age are grouped to share a room. Let us know if you are coming with a friend/s.

We also have a full programme of things to do after the sailing day is over from beach games to a bbq evening. Also included in the residential price is a trip to the local indoor water flume park – so swimming things and lots of energy are essential!

Sample programme for Residential Sailing Weeks

  Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
MORNING   RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course
LUNCH   Centre lunch Centre lunch Centre lunch Beach picnic Centre lunch
AFTERNOON   RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course RYA Sailing Course
EVENING Arrival for supper & welcome Climbing wall Splashdown – Towerpark excursion Team building & initiative exercises Beach bbq & powerboat ride Depart
Please note that due to shorter daylight hours and availability of certain activities the programme may be changed in low season.

Adult Residential

Our residential full board option is also ideal for those aged 18 - 28 who are attending any of our advanced and instructor courses throughout the season, subject to availability.  Cost is £40.00 per night for full board including food and can be booked with any of our courses.

Bed & Breakfast and Staying locally

Poole has a wide range of accommodation from B&Bs, guesthouses and hotels to campsites.  For full details on all accomodation in Poole, please contact Poole Tourism on 01202 253253 or visit their website  We can also recommend some other local options listed below:

  • Rockley Park (Mobile homes) - 01202 679393
  • Jennifer Fox (B&B) - 01202 676581
Peter’s Blog: Don’t always believe the forecast >

Numbers are dwindling. But some is better than none and those that were not put off by Storm Ophelia/Brian/Kevin or whatever it was called ended up with lovely sailing conditions. Although our sessions are becoming a bit shorter as we all want to make sure that we get ashore before we get cold.

request a quote

We're making waves, sign up to find out more


Rockley Partners


Rockley LinkedIn Rockley Youtube Rockley Twitter Rockley Facebook

View one of our online brochures:


CALL: +44 (0)1202 677272
VISIT: Rockley, 13 Parkstone Road, Poole, Dorset. BH15 2NN UK

Website by Fathom