Our liability

Weather conditions

As you will appreciate; we have no control over the weather. The provision of favorable weather to allow you to take part in your chosen activities does not form part of our contractual obligations to you. There is always unfortunately the risk that you may be unable to take part in weather dependent activities due to poor weather. If this occurs, you will not be entitled to change or cancel your arrangements without paying our normal charges. We will assist you to find alternative activities or arrangements.

Useful Links

Bray Sailing Club Web Cam

Check out the current weather conditions in Bray: http://www.braysailingclub.ie/cameras/index.html

Magic Seaweed

Check out all you need to know about the Sea Conditions: Wind, Waves, Swells and Surf: http://magicseaweed.com

What to bring on your Adventure

All equipment is supplied on all of our water and land based activities. Here’s a handy list of what you might need to bring.

Water Based Activities

You will need to bring the following items depending on your requirements / length of activity eg. Half Day or Full Day:
Swimming Togs / Suitable layer for underneath your Wetsuit (Wetsuits supplied) & Old Runners that you don’t mind getting wet!
Towel and dry layer for changing after your activity & Plastic Bag / Tub etc. to put your wet togs and towels and runners into for the journey home.
Lunch / Snacks / Drinks as required – On a Full day activity, you will need to bring a packed Lunch & Drink (There are plenty of Cafés, shops and Restaurants in the immediate vicinity too.)
Sunscreen and repellent (Seasonal) / Any personal medication required (please inform your instructor on the day in this eventuality).

Land Based Activities

You will need to bring the following items depending on your requirements / weather / length of activity eg. Half Day or Full Day:
Suitable Clothing for the Weather on the Day Eg. Rain Jacket, Rain Trousers, Warm Hat & Gloves, Good Warm Socks, Spare Socks.
Best to avoid Cotton and Jeans as they retain water, are slow drying, and become very heavy when wet. Choose sports wear or outdoor clothing where possible.
Hillwalking – Strong suitable Footwear such as walking boots as well as a Rain Jacket etc. & Knapsack/Backpack to put your jacket, drinks and snacks into etc.
Spare set of clothing for your journey home. Sunscreen and repellent (Seasonal)

Location, Accommodation, Parking & Local Amenities

Where are we based?

We are located on Bray Seafront, in Bray Co. Wicklow. Our Address is ‘Aisling’ Royal Marine Terrace, Strand Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow. Most of our water based activities are situated on the Seafront or in Bray Harbour, both beside our HQ. Our land based activities are based in the immediate vicinity and in close proximity to our HQ. For further info, check our the Map in the Contact Us section. The main Bus, Rail and DART Station are just 1 min walk away, feeding many connections and locations.

Is there local accommodation nearby?

Yes, there is an abundance of places to stay & choose from, both in the immediate vicinity as well as close by. Check out the following handy link: http://www.bray.ie/visit-bray/stay-in-bray/. We can also recommend Knockree Youth Hostel.

What about Parking?

We are located opposite an ample car lot with very cheap pay parking, as well as street parking bays all along the seafront.

Are there any local amenities such as Restaurants & Cafés nearby?

Yes, Bray Seafront is home to lots of Cafés, pubs and restaurants, with plenty of variety to choose from, as well as great Italian Cafés and Ice Cream Parlours. There are Public Toilet Facilities too. Bray Town and main street are just a 5 min walk away. The Bus, Rail and DART Station are just 1 min walk away, feeding many connections and locations.