Sailing Club, Sailboat Rentals & Sailing Lessons


Harbor Yacht Clubs offers sailboat rentals, US SAILING instruction, learn to sail packages, private and group sailing lessons, skippered and bareboat sailing charters, catamaran rentals, and catamaran instruction in two Southern California locations:

Harbor Island Yacht Club in San Diego & Harborlight Yacht Club in Long Beach.

For over 20 years, we have catered to sailors of all levels of experience with our award winning sailing school and the largest, newest fleet of sailboats available in the area. We carry over 60 of the most popular sailboat models from Hunter, Beneteau, Catalina, and Lagoon. We teach the highest standard of sailing instruction at our sailing school through the internationally recognized US SAILING Keelboat Certification System. Whatever your sailing needs and goals may be, you can be sure that you will enjoy the best sailing experience possible at Harbor Yacht Clubs.

Sailing San Diego Bay


Sailing Club

Membership at Harbor Yacht Clubs entitles you to discounted rates on all of our sailboat rentals as well as our US Sailing classes in both our San Diego and Long Beach locations.


Sailing Lessons

HYC provides the national standard for quality sailing instruction through the US SAILING Keelboat Certification System. Learn to sail anything  up to 45′. Private & Group Classes are available.


Bareboat Charters in San Diego

Already have sailing experience? Bareboat charters are available to the public as well as to our club members.  Upon completion of our  qualification process, you are ready to set sail.



Out of Long Beach, our Lagoon 380 catamaran “In the Shelter” is perfect for day sailing in the Long Beach area with a large group or a weekend excursion to Catalina Island.

Our Locations

San Diego Location

Harbor Island Yacht Club

Harbor Island Yacht Club

1880 Harbor Island Drive San Diego, CA 92101 Local Phone: (619) 291-7245

Bird's Eye View of Marina Cortez

Long Beach Location

Harborlight Yacht Club


700 Queensway Drive Long Beach, CA 90802 Toll Free: (800) 553-7245

Bird's Eye View of Harborlight Marina

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