Hove Lagoon Watersports Centre 2018-02-13T10:42:59+00:00

Hove Lagoon

Lagoon Watersports at Hove Lagoon

Hove Lagoon is a truly unique watersports location not just in Brighton but the UK. With a sheltered shallow lagoon right by the sea. It is one of the best watersports venues in the country for beginners and experts. A great combination of city venue, by the sea with great club house facilities.


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Hove Lagoon



We love being on the water and will share our passion with you

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Inspected by the RYA

Est 1994

Proud & happy to have been run by the same management since 1994

Lagoon Watersports at Hove Lagoon

  • Unique location featuring shallow and sheltered Lagoon right by the sea
  • Under the same management since 1994
  • Less than 3 miles from Brighton Pier right on the sea front at Hove Lagoon
  • Suitable for beginners to advanced levels ages 5+
  • Experienced, qualified, friendly and qualified instructors.
  • All specialised equipment is provided, including lifejackets and wetsuits.
  • Great Club House with changing rooms, hot showers, licensed cafe and WiFi



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Frequently Asked Questions

What makes Hove Lagoon so special for learning? 2018-02-18T16:52:46+00:00

Hove Lagoon is an old Victorian boating lake so has a solid bottom and is only waist deep. This means that any time you need to you can stand up. It is also right next to the sea so on those hot sunny days when there is little wind we can usually expect a sea breeze. Being next to the sea when people are ready we can move their learning away from the lagoon and on to the sea itself. The lagoon is in the middle of a public park so not only do you have the beach near by but you also have a kids play area and a skate park so anyone not taking part will have something to do. There is also an onsite licensed cafe for spectators and participants.

I am not a very good swimmer, will I be ok? 2018-02-18T10:04:30+00:00

Hove Lagoon is only waist deep so if you do fall off your board you will be able to stand up and then get back on your board. You will also be wearing a buoyancy aid for added confidence.

Changing Bookings 2018-01-26T13:42:54+00:00

Please click here for our full booking terms and conditions and ensure that you understand our cancellation policy.

Be aware rebooking fees are charged for cancellations made with less than 4 weeks notice.

Our cancellation policy applies in all circumstances including no shows, illness, relocation, transport failure and bereavement.

The reason for this is when you make a booking with us we assign staff and equipment to deliver the booking, we are therefore unable to offer that space to anyone else. We will have made commitments to staff for your booking and we may have turned away other bookings. Unfortunately we are unable to get insurance that covers us for this loss. We therefore do not offer refunds for cancellations as we are likely to incur costs.

Course Cancelation Insurance

You can take out insurance to cover the cost of your course against cancellation through CancelSure. Guide cost is £12 for the first £100 of cover and then £6 per additional £100

of cover and an excess of £25 per claim.

Our Advice

  • If you pay by credit card your cancellation maybe covered by your credit card provider.
  • Consider taking out course cancellation insurance.
  • Your holiday insurance may cover you for course when you stay on our boats.

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