Explore South West Ireland
Sail South West Ireland on our luxury Hallberg-Rassy yacht 'Merlin'. Choose from RYA sailing courses, take a holiday cruise on the Wild Atlantic Way, discover our local bays on chartered day sailing trips or experience Ocean Passages to Spain, Madeira, the Azores and the Canaries.
Based in the heart of West Cork, the perfect place to learn to sail, our visitors from the UK, Europe and America, love the fine scenery, fantastic food and great company they find here after a day out on the water.
Carbery Sailing’s full programme of RYA Sailing Courses, Cruises and Ocean Passages is available, so contact us today and we’ll help you plan every aspect of your trip from your training, travel, and transfers to great accommodation.
RYA Sail Training
Wild Atlantic Way Cruise
Sailing in the heart of West Cork
Our sailing school is based in Ahakista on West Cork’s Sheep’s Head peninsula – a European Destination of Excellence – and all practical training takes place on our Hallberg-Rassy 46 sailing yacht ‘Merlin’.
Whether you’re a novice sailor or more experienced, you’ll learn great sailing skills on our three stunning local bays. Bantry Bay, Dunmanus Bay and Roaring Water Bay offer technical challenges to suit everyone. You’ll gain practical experience and confidence as well as your RYA sailing qualifications while you’re here with us.