Sailing in San Diego is available, affordable and approachable to anyone with a desire to learn. Join the sailing club, learn to sail and rent boats. Whether you are a resident of Southern California or a frequent visitor to our corner of the world, you can enjoy the exhilarating sport of sailing year round at Harbor Sailboats.
ASA Sailing Classes
Learn to sail (ASA) certified sailing lessons for the beginner through advanced sailor are offered year round on San Diego Bay and the surrounding coastline. Basic Keelboat classes are free with a sailing club membership. Private Liveaboard sailing vacations can be customized to satisfy your individual and family sailing goals.
Sailboat Rentals & Tours
Beneteau and Catalina sailboats ranging from 22′ to 45′ make up our late model rental fleet of 35 sailboats. All boats are available for bareboat rentals, skippered charters and sailing lessons. Whale watching, San Diego bay tours and sunset sails are available daily.
Harbor Sailboats is a dealer of the number one selling boat brand in the world, Beneteau. Contact us about new Beneteau sailboats as a business in addition to a large selection of quality, late model used sailboats for sale. Click below to find out more about Academy Yacht Sales in San Diego.
ASA 106 – Advanced Coastal Cruising – March 16-19
4 days (3 nights) to Catalina aboard the Oceanis 45′. Students will be able to safely act as skipper and crew of a sailing vessel up to 51’ in length. Prerequisite: 101, 103, 104, 105, & skipper a vessel larger than 37′ (4-6) times.
Thursday – Sunday, March 16-19, 2017
$1250 Member Rate | $1550 Non-Member Rate
Price does not include San Diego Port Fee
Whale Watching – January 22 & February 5
Join our seasonal offshore group sails to view the Gray Whales as they migrate through California to Baja where their breeding grounds lie. These whales may grow anywhere from 30 to 50 feet in length and live an average of 40 years. Their migratory route ranges from 10.000 to 14.000 miles round trip, which is the longest route ever recorded for a mammal. California Gray Whales can be found just a few miles off of Point Loma. Whale Watching Season runs January-March.
Sunday, January 22, 2017 11am-3pm
Sunday, February 5, 2017 11am-3pm
Join this month and receive a FREE ASA 101 sailing course ($350 value). After completion of the course, members will be certified to skipper their own Capri-22 until they have enough sea time to enter into the next class (asa 103). Added Bonus… Within two weeks of passing ASA 101, all new members will receive a free rental of the Capri 22.
Come out and sail!