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Learn to Sail Around Jacksonville

For a different way to spend time on the water, enjoy sailing lessons. You'll learn the skills you need to head out on your own. The best places for sailing lessons near our Jacksonville apartments include:

The Sailboat Club

One of Jacksonville's premier sailing schools, The Sailboat Club is an accredited training facility of the American Sailing Association. The expert instructors offer classes for all skill levels. You'll learn everything from the basics to how to navigate using the stars. Courses include Basic Keelboat Sailing, Celestial Navigation, and Bareboat Chartering. To save some money, become a member. Benefits include discounted courses, unlimited free sailing, and more.

Nepenthe Charter Sailing

Nepenthe Charter Sailing will teach you to navigate the seas in no time. The instructors welcome all abilities and offer convenient times, no matter your schedule. When you want to kick back, enjoy a sunset cruise. The team provides a fun outing on the St. Johns River, where you'll take in the scenery during an adventure you won't soon forget.

St. Augustine Sailing

At St. Augustine Sailing, the licensed USGC captains help students create a lifetime of memories. The Intro to Sailing lesson is perfect for beginners. You'll learn the basics on a Hunter sailboat in just two hours. Another session includes the Learn the Ropes course. It's also designed for beginners and will further your sailing skills without the pressure of a formal class. For added fun, St. Augustine Sailing also offers a fun event called the Thirsty Thursday Sail Away. Aboard a luxury yacht, you can sip a refreshing glass of wine as you watch for dolphins near Porpoise Point.

Before your sailing lesson, enjoy a hearty breakfast at a nearby restaurant. If you would like to become a resident of Cape House, please contact us. Our leasing team will gladly discuss the amenities and floor plans our apartments in Jacksonville have to offer.