Salcombe Yawl Hire

Distance from the centre of Kingsbridge: 3.2 miles
Salcombe Boat Hire


Hire a traditonal classic Salcombe Yawl or Ibis, an 18ft Launch, and explore the beautiful Salcombe estuary - go to the beach, go to the pub on the evening tide or simply enjoy seeing Salcombe from a new perspective...

The Salcombe Yawl is a traditional 16ft sailing/racing dinghy unique to Salcombe, simply rigged with furling jib and ideal for a family or just a couple. You can use this dinghy either to race or simply just to cruise with the family. The Salcombe Yawl comes complete with aux outboard engine, 10 ft rowing tender, cruising and racing sails, mooring & life jackets. All for £420 per week.

Ibis is an 18ft Traditional Harbour Launch with an inboard engine. Ibis was built of pitch pine on oak frames by the famous cornish boat builder Percy Mitchell in Mevagissy, Cornwall in 1939, the year World War 2 broke out. She comes with a mooring, dinghy and a full tank of fuel, licensed for 8 and supplied with life jackets. All for £420 per week. Stable, reliable boating.

Also for charter we have "Taylor Maid" Y61, a thoroughbred racing yawl. This Yawl is available for regattas, open meetings and saturday racing under the Salcombe Yacht Club burgee. A much respected and competitive boat. P.O.A for this boat.

Hirers must have previous dinghy sailing experience but certificates not required. Moorings available on a weekly basis at our Salcombe or East Portlemouth sites. Sailing tuition also available by the day or half day in a traditional Salcombe Yawl Y79 or just be taken for a leisurely sail around the harbour in safe hands. For up to 5 people.