Welcome to West Highland Sailing. We offer boating holidays on Loch Ness and Caledonian Canal to suit almost everyone. With no tides and simple navigation, boating novices can charter our boats and enjoy carefree holidays. From 3-14 days hire.
Welcome to West Highland Sailing. We provide self-drive sailing and cruising holidays on the Caledoniand Canal for all sizes of groups, (from 2-10 berth). Boating holidays in Scotland offer a fabulous way to see Scotland's magnificent scenery from the water. West highland Sailing can offer you a holiday you will never forget on the beautiful Caledonian Canal, the UK's most spectacular inland waterway.
We are ideally situated in the middle of the canal amidst spectacular mountain scenery. There are no deadlines or timetables-when you go aboard you can choose to spend your first night on our pontoon or cruise off westwards down Loch Lochy with no need to worry about locking times. or choose to go east from our base at laggan Locks and your route takes you through Loch Oich with its tree covered shores onto Fort Augustus and on into Loch Ness.
The cruisers are all equipped to a high standard, and are easy to drive and handle. No previous experience is neccessary. You will be given as much instruction as you need to ensure that you are confident handling your vessel before you leave our base at Laggan. The vessels all have welll equipped kitchens and toilet with shower compartments, and all bedding and towels are provided. All boats have warm air heating.
Our fleet of sailing yachts offer the unique opportunity of chartering a sailing yacht with little or no previous experience. No tides currents and straightforward navigation mean stress-free sailing, even for novices and first time skippers.
Whether you choose a motor cruiser or a sailing yacht we are sure yout Scottish boating holiday will be both enjoyable amd memorable.