Places to stay

Why not combine a family weekend break with one of our powerboat training courses?

After an exhilarating day out on the water, what could be better than retiring to your hotel for a restful evening to meet up with the rest of your family to hear how they enjoyed their day as well. Bournemouth has some of the best sandy beaches in the UK, the New Forest to the east and the spectacular Jurassic Coast to the west.

Bournemouth and Christchurch have hotels to suit all budgets, and we include a selection below to tempt you. Please call us to discuss hotel options, there is something to suit everyone and any budget. Please call Lloyd on 07889 133555

The Captain’s Club Hotel & Spa

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The Captain’s Club Hotel Christchurch. Perfectly situated on the banks of the River Stour in the heart of Christchurch and just 10 minutes commute from Bournemouth town centre and airport.

The hotel is a stunning piece of modern architecture, only a short walk from the historic town centre of Christchurch and minutes from the beautiful waters of the Solent.

Every detail of the contemporary hotel has been meticulously designed to give a feeling of style, warmth and comfort.

With 17 staterooms and 12 two and three bedroom suites, you have the choice of any style of accommodation in which to relax and enjoy river views from every room.

The award winning Tides restaurant offers superb food and friendly service with breathtaking views across the river and, in summer months, alfresco dining on the terrace. A truly unique location.

The Kings’s Hotel

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The Kings Arms has everything you need in a Georgian-style boutique hotel, situated in the centre of the historic town of Christchurch.

It is also just a five minute stroll around the corner to the Saltwater’s training centre, which makes it a very popular stop over for many of our clients.

The Restaurant serves the very best local and seasonal food with sophisticated simplicity and a unique and charming English setting, overlooking the Kings Arms Bowling Green and historical castle ruins. Alex Aitken, from Le Poussin, Limewood and The Jetty, is in charge of the food and menus at The Kings Restaurant.

Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa

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The Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa was selected by The Sunday Times Travel as one of the Top 10 Coastal Hotels in the UK.

Located on the shores of Christchurch Harbour in Mudeford, it is a convenient five minute drive from the Saltwater training centre.

The hotel has been tastefully decorated in a contemporary style and offers its guest every modern conveniences for a perfect long weekend. And the indoor swimming pool and spa means the rest of the family can enjoy their stay while you are out on the water with us.

OFFERS for 2020

Offers for 2020
• Gift certificates
• Last minute PB2 training spaces –
Call Lloyd on
07889 133555

Bespoke Tuition to suit your requirements, can also include crew training on your boat.
Call Lloyd to discuss on
07889 133555

Saltwater RYA Powerboat training centre is perfectly situated to offer on-the-water powerboat training on river, harbour and inshore waters

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Our Details:

Saltwater Experience
RYA Powerboat Training Centre
Rossiters Quay
Bridge Street
BH23 1DZ

Tel: 07889 133555

Principal: Lloyd James
Chief Instructor: Lloyd James