Residential Watersports Centre for Schools and Groups
UKSA, Cowes, Isle of Wight, sleeps 10-270 in 60 bedrooms.
Our on-shore facilities are set up for groups of all sizes – with 270 residential beds, UKSA is the largest purpose-built residential watersports centre in Europe. UKSA enjoys a Waterfront location in Cowes on the sunny Isle of Wight and is the perfect location for residential and non-residential watersports and team building for students from 8 years upwards.
Come to UKSA with your school or youth group and enjoy the multi-activity residential visits UKSA are renowned for. Learn to sail, paddleboard, windsurf, kayak and more. Activities are tailored to your group’s desires, age and ability.
Our campus provides everything you need on site, with facilities including accommodation, in-house catering, dining room, indoor heated swimming pool, classrooms, cyber café, bar, pool table and dedicated children’s area with air hockey and games.
The wider benefits of participation in watersports are widely recognised and include inspiration, enjoyment, teamwork, boosting self-confidence and self-reliance, as well as the making and sealing of friendships.
Visitor’s safety and security is of paramount importance. All instructors at UKSA are experienced and fully qualified. Ratio’s for on the water activities are 1:6. Teachers and group organisers do not need to have experience of watersports prior to the visit as our instructors take care of all activities afloat.
We can incorporate Skills For Life into our four-night residential activity visits.
Our group prices include:
- Travel to/from the IOW on a private ferry (for groups of 10+)
- Full board accommodation
- Equipment for all activities afloat/ashore
- Great instructor-pupil ratio
- Full evening activity programme
Come and try our watersports and accommodation with our compliments on a teacher preview. We welcome visits from teachers, youth leaders and school governors – it gives you the chance to try the facilities and see first-hand all the benefits of choosing UKSA.
Rates per student/per day...
Residential visits from £90 (to include full board, watersports activities, evening entertainment and accommodation)
Full Board from £48
B&B from £35
Day visits from £35
January 2019 Late Deals
Weekday: 7th-10th, 15th-18th, 31st Jan-1st Feb
Weekend: 18th, 25th-27th Jan
February 2019 Late Deals
Weekday: 4th-7th, 11th-14th, 18th-22nd, 25th-26th, 28th Feb-1st Mar
Weekend: 1st-3rd, 8th-9th, 15th-17th, 22nd-24th Feb
March 2019 Late Deals
Weekday: 11th-15th, 18th-22nd, 25th-29th March
Weekend: 1st-2nd , 8th-10th, 15th-17th, 22nd-24th, 29th-31st March
April 2019 Late Deals
Weekday: 1st-5th, 8th-12th, 15th-19th, 22nd, 25th April Weekend: 5th-7th, 12th-14th, 19th-21st 28th April