Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

 
 
ADDRESS
235a Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, Millwall Dock, London E14 3QS 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm, Sun 10am-4pm
 

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Docklands Sailing & Watersports CentreThe Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre, opened in 1989, with £1.2 million funding from the London Docklands Development Corporation and the Sports Council, has access to 25 acres of sheltered water. This westerly end of Millwall Dock gives city people the chance to get out on the open water. Located at the outer dock, the centre also has direct access to the River Thames. The dock's East, West aspect takes advantage of the prevailing wind and provides good, safe sailing conditions, even for beginners. They have a selection of fleets of boats to suit all abilities including Wayfarer Dinghies and Omegas. Regular sailing races take place Sunday daytime and Monday evenings. A variety of other watersports on offer include dragon boating, rowing, canoeing and power boating.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Canary Wharf Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Limehouse Railway Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Harbour NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  22% off
South Quay, E14 | 10 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Hilton London Docklands Riverside Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £61  36% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 16 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Four Seasons London Canary Wharf
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  25% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 16 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.8 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 3.8 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Beckenham Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Foxgrove Road, BR3 | 5.6 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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The Space, 269 Westferry Road, E14 | 3 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London Oktoberfest 2014
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 2nd to 12th October 2014 - Various Times
Millwall Park, Manchester Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Entertainment > Live Music
269 Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment >
Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 19 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Shopping >
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London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
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25 Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, E14 | 9 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Discovery Dock East, 3 South Quay, E14 | 11 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.6 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3.1 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3.2 miles from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 8 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 21 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 16 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 20 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 25 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 21 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 25 minutes from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre
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Eric Ranzoni
Concerts | On 22nd September 2014 

Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 14 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

The London-based pianist and singer-songwriter plays blues....More

Bridge
Bridge
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Museum of London Docklands 18 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

From Hungerford to Blackfriars, Westminster and Millennium, Bridge looks at how London's bridges have inspired artists and continue to provide ...More

 
Joyce Moholoagae And Safricanto
Concerts | On 22nd September 2014 

Canada Water Culture Space 22 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

The ten-piece Safricanto is led by founder and vocal director, Joyce Moholoagae, with their unique musical harmonies, vivid melodies and ...More

The Muddy Choir
Theatre | Until 24th September 2014 

Greenwich Theatre 24 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

In Jessie Briton's moving play, it's November 1917 and the Third Battle of Ypres is lurching towards its bloody conclusion ...More

Professional Class With Ben Wright: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th September 2014 

Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

Contemporary dance class for professional dancers....More

Yin Yoga: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 8th December 2014 

Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

Adult fitness session....More

WEAVE: A Five Day Choreographic Intensive With Ben Wright/BGroup: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th September 2014 

Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

A five-day intense choreography workshop....More

Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

National Maritime Museum 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

 
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

National Maritime Museum 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and ...More

 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

National Maritime Museum 25 minutes walk from Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

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