Appledore Sails - Sailing the Estuary, Bristol Channel and beyond
Appledore Sails is the only company on the North Cornwall / Devon / coast which charters skippered sailing boats. You can privately charter 'Patron', a 31 foot skippered yacht, with a skipper, just for yourselves for a short trip over Bideford Bar, for a day trip to Lundy or Clovelly, for a weekend or longer including trips to Wales, Scillies, or further. 'Book-a-berth' trips are also available. We also offer shorter trips around the picturesque Torridge Taw Estuary under sail or motor for a couple, family or small group of friends on an Appledore made, two masted traditional style Ford's lugger, 'Jez-y-belle'.
Appledore Sails caters to those who wish for a gentle sail as well as those who wish to experience the strong tidal conditions found in the Appledore Sails hopes its guests will want to join in with sailing the boat, and we aim to provide you with a unique adventure.