Dover Sea Sports Centre

Dover Sea Sports Centre

What better place to do learn and enjoy sea sports than in Dover Harbor

The location of Dover Sea Sports is totally unique.

Being on the foreshore of the world's busiest passenger ferry port enables you to experience the excitement of sea sports, while in the safe and protected environment of Dover Harbor. 

Dover Harbor has over a square mile of sheltered water. Enabling us to operate safe water-based activities and tuition to an exceptional level in weather when other centers would have cancelled you for the day.

Calm conditions

Sheltered from strong winds

Little tidal current

Great viewing 

From School groups, beginners to advanced they have a course or water activity for all


Activities include:

  • Beach hire & Lessons 
  • Stand up paddle boarding 
  • Kayaking 
  • Sailing 
  • Rafting 
  • Pedalo hire 
  • Royal Yachting Association (RYA) courses

Opening hours

Everyday 9am-5pm



  • Dover Sea Sports Centre, Esplanade, Dover, Kent, CT17 9FS
  • Location on Google maps
  • Map reference: TR 319409 Lat: 51.12041 Long: 1.31236
  • Located just off the A20 at Dover.
  • Nearest station : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Dover Priory station