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Why Langebaan?
Train on the only RYA accredited exam waters for sailing in South Africa.

Welcome to Atlantic Yachting Sailing School



Our location offers the perfect playground for an exceptionally enjoyable training experience: tidal streams for ferry gliding, calm sheltered waters and idyllic anchorages, world-class marinas and pristine landscape and wildlife.

We are a RYA Accredited Sailing School (Royal Yachting Association) and an Authorised Agency of SAS (South African Sailing). As such we can assist you in obtaining any of the international certificates accredited by the RYA/MCA, as well as any of the local certificates accredited by SAS. We run courses during the week and over weekends, and our courses run throughout the year. Please enquire about our SPECIALS.

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Our school is based in Club Mykonos Private Resort – Langebaan, on the edge of the magnificent Langebaan lagoon, on the West Coast of South Africa. Our facilities are easily accessible as we are only an hour’s drive up the coast from Cape Town. We are within walking distance from the Laguna mall, two laundries as well as two car rental companies. We pride ourselves in keeping our yachts in top notch condition ensuring that our students gain the most out of their courses. Atlantic Yachting students leave us as happy sailors. To see student testimonials click here Our aim is to “sail the high seas” and provide you with a totally enjoyable, unforgettable experience that will remain with you for the rest of your life.

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Bank Name: ABSA Bank
Physical Address of ABSA Bank: 22 Main Street, Vredenburg, South Africa, 7380
Physical Address of Atlantic Yachting cc: Agora Square, Club Mykonos, Leentjiesklip Road, Langebaan, South Africa, 7357

Account Name: Atlantic Yachting cc
Account Number: 9194 569 379
Type of Account: Savings Account

Branch name: Vredenburg
Branch code: 632 005
Swift Code: ABSA ZA JJ


If the need be, we can assist you in making arrangements to meet your transport and alternative accommodation needs. We make use of a registered shuttle service between Cape Town and Langebaan.

EVENING BEFORE COURSE STARTS (only by prior arrangement)

We can meet you the day before your course starts between 17:00 and 18:00 at our office. Please make arrangements with our office prior to your arrival.


Please meet us at the Atlantic Yachting Office at the Club Mykonos Marina, Agora Square at 08:30. After the first day theory courses will commence at 08:30am and finish by 17:00.

National and some international flights land at Cape Town International Airport. The airport is approximately an hour’s drive from our office in Langebaan.

Car rentals from airport/Cape Town

There are drop-off points for the following rental car companies in Langebaan:

Avis Europcar

Airport transfers

Cape Shuttles


  • Suitable clothing - layers are always a good idea
  • Gloves (optional) - can be purchased from us
  • Socks
  • Sailing or soft light-soled shoes - can be purchased from us
  • Sleeping bags
  • Sun cream, hat, towels, toiletries
  • Weather proof jacket / foul weather gear - we can provide foul weather gear on loan for free
  • Extra money for food & beverages - cooking on board the yacht is encouraged for the experience and to help stretch your budget


  • Light lunches during theory modules
  • Booklets supplied on loan for RYA Competent Crew course
  • Charts & navigation equipment on loan - can be purchased from us
  • Course completion certificates
  • Sheets & pillows
  • Full galley
  • Cleaning products
  • Tea, coffee, sugar, milk
  • Foul weather gear on loan for practical courses