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Club Information : Plymouth Youth Sailing, Mount Batten Centre

Contact: Stuart Jones
Tel:07917 407771
Email: Stuart Jones
Website: http://www.mount-batten-centre.com/


70 Lawrence Road, Mount Batten, Plymouth, PL9 9SJ

How to get to the Mount Batten Centre



Turn left off of the A38 Expressway at Marsh Mills Roundabout onto A374 signed “Plymouth City Centre”. 

After ¾ of a mile, get into the left hand lane and follow signs for Kingsbridge, Plymstock A379.  This will take you across Laira Bridge, keep to the right hand lane there will be a Brown sign on right saying follow all signs to

Mount Batten. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Pomphlett Roadsignposted Plymstock.  Follow the road until you arrive at the next set of Traffic lights. Turn right; past Kenleys nursery on left, go through next set of traffic lights.  Stay on this road (approx. 1½ miles) past Hooe school on left, straight on through the roundabout at Yacht Haven.  Follow the brown signs along the road with aircraft hangers on your right and then turn right in to the Mount Batten Centre.  We are below the “tower”.



You will need to get the First Bus – Number 2 from Royal Parade which then takes you to the Mount Batten Pier.


Water Taxi

The Water Taxi leaves from the Mayflower Steps on the Barbican at quarter past and quarter to the hour and takes you to Mount Batten. The Mount Batten Centre is on the left and is a 3 minute walk from the drop off point.

£1.50 each way (current prices). Tel 0793 0838614.


Mount Batten Centre, 70 Lawrence Road, Mount Batten, Plymouth PL9 9SJ

Tel: 01752 404567      Fax: 01752 404450     

E-mail[email protected]    Website: www.mount-batten-centre.com


































See http://www.mount-batten-centre.com/accommodation/4566770646


The club has on-site accommodation.  62 beds in 23 rooms, ranging from £44/person/night B&B for single occupancy in a room to to £20/person/night for a sharer in a 4-bed room (at 2014).


There are lots of camping and caravan sites close to Mount Batten.


Campervans can go on site, with electrical hook-up for £15/night (£10 without electric).


Plenty of cheap B&Bs and a local hotel.


For those wanting to stay in the city there are loads of options, and a half-hourly ferry from the Barbican which takes 3 minutes.


PLYMOUTH YOUTH SAILING Alternative Accommodation


Guest Houses & Pubs

University June -  Sept

Various City Centre

01752 588599

Boringdon Arms Pub

Turnchapel Village, Plymstock

01752 402053

Raleigh Style

Up road from Royal Oak, Hooe

01752 492232

Clovelly Bay Inn

Turnchapel Village, Plymstock

01752 402765

Lakeview Guest House

1 Lake Road, Hooe, Plymstock

01752 211556



The Mount Batten Hotel

Mount Batten Peninsula

01752 484660

Lockyers Quay Premiere Inn

1 Lockyers Quay, Coxside

0871 5278880

Premier Lodge

Sutton Road, Coxside

0870 9906458


Caravan & Camping Sites

Langdon cottage C/O Jon

Wembury point

01752 862211

Bovisand Lodge Estate Ltd


01752 403554

Briar Hill Caravan & Camping

Briar Hill, Newton Ferrers

01752 872252

Brixton Caravan Park

Venn Farm, Brixton

01752 880378

Riverside Caravan Park

Longbridge Road, Marsh Mills

01752 344122

Smithaleigh Caravan Park

Smithaleigh Plympton

01752 893194

The Caravan Club Ltd

Plymouth Sound, Down Thomas

01752 862325


Useful Numbers



The Bridge Bar and Restaurant

01752 403888

Galley Café


Martin Northcott (Climbing Wall)

01752 307435

Clovelly Inn

01752 402765

Plymouth Youth Sailing


Boringdon Arms

01752 402053


01752 222222

Silverline Taxi

01752 242424

Water Taxi

07930 838614

Yacht Haven

01752 404231

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