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2016 Beneteau Oceanis 31 “Open”

Harbor Sailboats and Academy Yacht Sales are offering a very attractive charter placement program for the new Beneteau Oceanis 31 “Open”. Upon purchase of their yacht, participants will enjoy usage while receiving a monthly lease payment from Harbor Sailboats for an amount slightly greater than the mortgage payment. Additionally, Harbor Sailboats will cover all operating costs such as slip fees, insurance and maintenance. In other words, Harbor Sailboats pays everything! The only cost of ownership during this program is a down payment to a lender and any taxes/fees. Participating...

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San Diego International Boat Show

The boating industry is gearing up for the San Diego International Boat Show taking place June 18th-21st right here on Harbor Island. This has always been one of the best boat shows in the area with a huge display of Beneteau Sail and Powerboats. Academy Yacht Sales and Harbor Sailboats will be in attendance all four days with the latest offerings of new boats and sailing club memberships. Stop by the website for all the details and clear your schedule!...

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2015 Opening Day

Harbor Island Sailing Academy (Harbor Sailboats as its better know today) was founded in 1969 by JimYoes and was truly a trailblazer in the yacht chartering and instruction industry. Prior to the advent of sailing clubs, learning to sail meant hanging around the docks hoping to hitch a ride from a friendly boat owner. Skippering your own boat meant owning one which of course came along with all associated cost and headache. Nowadays, sailing clubs are found in almost every harbor in every waterfront town. While we are proud of our longevity and distinction as one of the first, we are...

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Spring Racing Clinic March 28th

The Capri-22 beginners racing clinic is back for 2015 after a very successful clinic last year! There is no better opportunity to learn the skill of sailboat racing and get in shape for the Capri-22 racing series. The clinic will cover everything you need to know in order to hit the starting line with confidence this summer. Most of the time will be spent on the water performing drills with our race committee boat and conclude with a race! Sign up with a partner or let HS put you together with another sailor. $75 per person March 28,...

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San Diego Boat Show Jan 22-25

The San Diego Sunroad Boat Show is this weekend! While the rest of the country is under snow, the Sunroad Marin on Harbor Island will transform into one of the best shows of the year. With nearly 100 boats in the water and dozens of vendors on land there is fun to be had by all! Harbor Sailboats and Academy Yacht Sales will be in attendance represent new Beneteau Yachts, both power and sail, and Harbor Sailboats sailing club memberships. Along with our parent dealership we will have 9 brand new boats on display for people to come aboard, shop and learn about some of the newest features of the...

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New Fleet Boats

Harbor Sailboats is very proud to offer you FOUR new Beneteaus available for charter in San Diego and coming to Newport Beach this summer! “Luna Sea” is a 2014 Beneteau Oceanis 38 and is the only one available for rental in all of Southern California! The Oceanis 38 is a ground breaking design from Beneteau that has removed the forward bulkhead converting the forward cabin into a “loft”. This designs opens the interior space up and makes the boat much larger than she appears. Aft is two very large cabins with a shower/head to starboard. Above deck the Oceanis 38 has a...

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