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Best Water Sports In Southampton

We've rounded up the best water sports in Southampton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 10 Southampton water sports to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the water sports we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

QE2 Activity Centre

  • Burlesdon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Water Sports

QE2 Activity Centre At the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Activities Centre they provide opportunities for people with disabilities to take part i...

New Forest Activities

  • Beaulieu
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Experience the joys of the great outdoors with a huge selection of safe and fun family experiences at New Forest Activities. From canoeing and kayaki...

Lymington Sea Water Baths

  • Lymington
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

If you’re a family of water babies that long to get out of the pool then Lymington Sea Water Baths has everything you need for an action-packed day!...

New Forest Water Park

  • Fordingbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Take a splash at New Forest Water Park! A thrilling adventure awaits at the UK's first outdoor floating inflatable aqua park! You can explore the hug...

Portsmouth Watersports Centre

  • Portsmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Whether you have webbed feet or prefer to keep yours dry, Portsmouth Watersports Centre has a whole load of activities to keep you busy. Let’s start...

Cobnor Activities Centre

  • Chidham
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Cobnor Activities Centre is located within Chichester Harbour, which is easily accessible and is uniquely suited to the cool range of wet and dry act...

Wareham Boat Hire

  • Wareham
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Wareham Boat Hire Come and enjoy the river Frome from Wareham. See the yachts, birds and wildlife that frequent this beautiful place. Hire a motor bo...

Horseshoe Lake Activity Centre

  • Sandhurst
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Horseshoe Lake Activity Centre offers canoeing, dinghy sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding dragon boating and raft building. Thei...



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Adventure Dolphin Reading

  • Reading
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Adventure Dolphin is an excellent place for active kids (or those who want to be!) as its primary function is to provide outdoor activities for kids...

Dinton Activity Centre

  • Hurst
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

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