Welcome from the Commodore

Commodore 2"We are a community water sports and social club situated in the centre of Dartmouth fronting the beautiful River Dart. Our members enjoy dinghy sailing, cruising, paddlesports and motor boating. Everyone is welcome, residents and visitors, boat owners and non-boat owners. We have low membership fees, many club boats are available for use by members, plus a good bar, restaurant and social events. You can join today via the link below to receive a warm and friendly welcome."

Tony Baker


Dartmouth Yacht Club

Latest News

Our hours are:

Monday to Saturday 11:00 - 22:00
Sunday 11:00 – 20:00
On evenings where there are no members present, the manager reserves the right to close the club early.
Food and Sunday Lunch

Our Club House offers a new and elevated dining experience, of freshly prepared tasty dishes through our partnership with Bushell’s Riverside, six days a week (not Monday):

Details of the new menu can be found here.

Sunday Lunch - A roast lunch will be served between 12:00 and 15:00 from 7th April

Friday Night Music Sessions
To cheer up the long wintery nights, on Fridays, make your way to DYC to enjoy music from Mick & Lucy, Rob Hunt, Damian Corbett and many more. Arrive early from 6.00pm to make it a perfect evening with Food from Bushell's.
Events, Parties and Room Hire
We are working in partnership this year with Bushell's to provide catering for events and Parties at the club - click here for a sample menu.  Please call in and speak to Wendy your Club Manager to book an event. For details of Function Room hire and facilities click here.
  •  We pride ourselves on the range of watersports activities that our members enjoy. We have a fleet of over 70 canoes, kayaks, paddle boards and dinghies that members can use for free and two motor boats for hire. Our focus is to get as many people as possible to participate and benefit from our access to the beautiful River Dart.

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  • Dartmouth Yacht Club welcomes applications for membership from anyone who enjoys being out on the water. We have a range of attractively priced membership options to suit different circumstances. Whether your interest is paddleboarding, canoeing, dinghy sailing, cruising or motorboating, there will be something for you as a member.

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  • Our club house on the Embankment has a wonderful location. We have a newly refurbished bar and an outdoor seating area both with stunning views overlooking the river mouth. Members and visitors can meet, relax and enjoy freshly cooked food from our chef Michelle Brachet.


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  • Summer BBQ at Dittisham

  • Tuesday Evening Club Sail

  • Paddling in Company

  • Cruise in Company - River Yealm

  • Dartmouth Regatta

  • Safety Boat Refresher

  • New Year's Day Dip

  • Live Music Night

  • Sit On Top Kayaks