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Special Events Special Events
Want to meet people and have a new experience? South Bay Sailing offers group sails and parties throughout the year. Join us for our Sailing Sunday & BBQ on the first Sunday of every month.
Racing Local and Long Distance Racing
At South Bay Sailing, we believe that racing is one of the biggest and most fun parts of sailing, and we fully support it. If you are looking for the perfect corporate team building activity, or you are looking to crew for a boat, give us a call or email us for more information.
Lessons Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Lessons for All Ages
We offer a vast array of adult lessons at South Bay Sailing, including four of the ASA Standards, which can be completed in as little as 8 Lessons. We also offer uniquely created courses that you won't find anywhere else.
Charters Charters for Any Occasion
Interested in sailing, but haven't tried it yet? South Bay Sailing offers an array of chartering options for you to choose from. Embark on a cruise along the beaches of the South Bay with friends or coworkers, or take a romantic champagne sail with your loved one.
Youth Camps Seasonal Youth Camps
Looking for an after-school, spring, or summer sailing camp for your children? The youth camps we offer here at South Bay Saling are great options for your children, especially if they are looking for a fun, unforgettable experience.
Local Marine Wildlife Local Wildlife
Whether it's sea lions balancing on bouys, whales breaching during Winter, or dolphins racing alongside sailboats during Summer, the local marine wildlife loves to put on a show. Experience marine nature on one of our charters or cruises, both offered year round.
Sunset Cruises Sunset Cruises
In search of a romantic surprise for your significant other? Book a Sunset Cruise and enjoy the sunset together as you sail down the South Bay's beautiful coastline.

South Bay Sailing: Charters Overview

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Interested in sailing, but haven't tried it yet? Do you just want to spend some time on the water with family, friends, or coworkers? Or do you want to give your loved one an unforgettable experience? Make your dreams a reality with South Bay Sailing's array of chartering options. Come either alone or with a small group to embark on a cruise along the beaches of the South Bay for a day sail. During your voyage, you can choose to either learn some of the basic sailing principles from one of our certified instructors, or just sit back and relax while exploring the South Bay coastline from an “on the water” perspective. If you're looking for something more romantic, book a Sunset Cruise or a Champagne Sail. Watch the sunset with your significant other while cruising down the coast, or enjoy a glass of champagne while you gaze upon the captivating beauty of your surroundings. Whichever option you choose, your experience will be one of a kind!

South Bay Sailing: Charters/Cruises

Overview of Charters/Cruises

Scheduling Your Departure Time

Our charters run 7 days a week, 9am to Sunset. When scheduling a sailing time, you will be asked to indicate your preferred time of departure. Departure times depend on availability, but we will do our best to accommodate the time you choose.

Note: Charter prices are for up to 6 passengers, regardless of the capacity of the boat. Please call South Bay Sailing directly if you have more than 6 in your party.

Large Group Scheduling

All of our skippered charter prices are for up to 6 people, or as otherwise listed. Larger groups could choose to experience the more exciting and competitive side of sailing by chartering more than one of South Bay Sailing's high performance boats and spending the day racing across the beautiful waters of the Santa Monica Bay. This chartering format could also be used for a corporate sponsored teambuilding activity that is aimed at increasing the use of teamwork by employees in the work place. These and all additional programs offered by South Bay Sailing can be easily adapted to most group sizes and all experience levels. Please call us directly for pricing and availability.

Cancellation Policy

Special Conditions Apply: A 50% deposit is required to reserve a lesson/charter, with the balance due 14 days prior to the start of the lesson/charter. A lesson/charter may be cancelled with no penalty provided a minimum of 30 days’ notice is provided. Cancellation within 30 days will result in the loss of the deposit, and within 14 days, all funds will be forfeit. If cancellation is made 30 days prior to the scheduled lesson/charter, deposits are transferable, and credit will be given towards a rescheduled lesson/charter. In the rare instance that a lesson/charter must be rescheduled due to weather or other concerns, a refund or credit may be offered.

Weather Guaranteed Protection Plan: If it is raining or there are Small Craft warnings at the time of your charter, you may always reschedule with no issues.

J/80 Skippered Charters/Cruises

The following are the different types of charters/cruises offered by South Bay Sailing for the J/80 26' Sailboat. With each of the following options, you will be accompanied by a certified South Bay Sailing Instructor (mandatory). Feel free to call or email us with any questions. >>Learn about the J/80.


Boat Ride
Duration: 1-3 Hours
Boat: J/80
Occupancy: 6 People
Experience Level: Beginning through Advanced; First time sailors are welcome

Weekdays include Monday through Thursday. Weekday charter timeslots are available from 9:00am until sunset


Sunset Cruise - Call for Pricing
Duration: 2 Hours
Boat: J/80
Occupancy: 6 People
Experience Level: Beginning through Advanced; First time sailors are welcome

Call for Scheduling


BYOB Cruise - $45 per person
Duration: 90 minutes
Boat: J/80
Occupancy: 6 People
Experience Level: Beginning through Advanced; First time sailors are welcome

Farr 40 Skippered Charters/Cruises

The following are the different types of charters/cruises offered by South Bay Sailing for the Farr 40' Sailboat. With each of the following options, you will be accompanied by a certified South Bay Sailing Instructor (mandatory). Feel free to call or email us with any questions. >>Learn about the Farr 40.


2 Hour Charter
Boat: Farr 40
Occupancy: 6 People
Experience Level: Beginning through Advanced; First time sailors are welcome

Weekdays include Monday through Thursday. Weekday charter timeslots are available from 9:00am until sunset

Call for Scheduling


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Services Overview

South Bay Sailing offers charters and lessons for all levels and ages, all year long. If you're looking to learn how to sail, a great summer camp for your kids, a romantic cruise for you and your loved one to take, or you just need a relaxing escape after a busy week, look no further.

Contact Us

Feel free to contact us at any time. Our Business Hours are from 9:00am to sunset every day of the week. If we are on the water when you call, we will try to get back to you as soon as possible.

Address: 181 North Harbor Drive
 Redondo Beach, CA

Telephone: +1 (310) 937-3180
FAX: +1 (310) 937-3183
E-mail: instruction@southbaysailing.com