RYA Portland House

The RYA's purpose-built accommodation facility in Portland, Dorset, available for RYA members to book.

Perfect for those training or competing at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy - or if you'd just like to visit the local area.

Part of the Castle Court Development, RYA House provides purpose-built accommodation and training facilities for the RYA in one of the primary event and training locations in the UK.


Rooms are available to book for those training, competing at events at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) or just visiting the local area. 


Rooms are charged at £75 per night (from January 1, 2021) which is payable at the time of booking.


Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.


RYA members can book up to five rooms onlinealternatively for group bookings please complete our Group Booking Enquiry Form.

For Portland House Terms and Conditions click here and for our cancellation policy click here.

Want to stay at Portland House?

If you're an RYA member please call 01305 828941 or email phbookings@rya.org.uk


  • 24 en-suite rooms comprising of 12 twins, nine family (two single beds and two bunk beds) and three accessible/triple.

  • The top floor provides a conference facility and breakout area. There are large windows and a balcony providing stunning views over Portland Harbour towards Weymouth Bay.

  • Our commercial kitchen can provide catering by prior arrangement for groups of 20 or more.

  • The communal laundry room has three washing machines, two tumble driers, a spin drier, irons and ironing boards and is available for residents to use free of charge, washing powder and fabric conditioner is provided.

  • The gear store offers storage to residents for bikes and larger sailing equipment.

  • There is a smaller training room on the ground floor suitable for sailing de-briefs etc which will accommodate up to 20.

  • We now have an electric vehicle charging point for guests to use during their visit.


Room amenities

  • Ensuite shower room with basin and toilet

  • Family rooms (two single beds and two bunk beds), triple and twin rooms

  • Bed linen and towels provided

  • Kitchenette including twin hob, microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster, crockery, cutlery, pots and pans

  • T.V. and free WiFi

  • Basic tea and coffee making facilities


Local amenities

  • Two supermarkets and small shops close by – some within walking distance

  • Pubs, cafes and restaurants within walking distance

  • Several marine service companies are based locally for chandlery items and basic repairs