Best Water Sports In Dorset

We've rounded up the best water sports in Dorset in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 8 Dorset 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

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...

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...

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 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...

Middlemoor Water Park

  • Woolavington
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

A super friendly crew of aquatic masters offering expert tuition to get you started on their water ski, wakeboard, jet ski and karting facilities! Ev...

Channel Adventure Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Somerset is a gorgeous place for a day out with the family. Why not try something different this time and explore the area by water with Channel Adve...

Mendip Activity Centre3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Churchill
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

At Mendip Activity Centre there are so many fun ways to spend your family  day out. The centre offers everything from frisbee golf to kayaking, tobog...

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...

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