Please carefully read the guidance below before making a booking. We are currently open for a range of weekend activities (click here for details). To book, call or email us on 01243 776439 / - full payment is required to confirm bookings

Whilst we are very excited to be welcoming customers back at the centre, we must ensure the safety of participants & staff, and compliance of government guidelines at all times. To help us do this, please read our COVID-19 guidance below in full before booking - those who turn up without having read and followed the advice will be refused entry. Bookings will only be taken over the PHONE. Please ring 01243 776439 to make your booking. Full payment must be made at the time of booking.


  • All bookings must be made and paid for in advance over the phone (01243 776439) – walk-ins are NOT permitted.

  • We ask all participants to complete a waiver before arriving at the centre where possible.

  • No spectators or family members are allowed to accompany participants.

  • If multiple members from the same isolated household are participating with consecutive sessions, we ask that they each wait their turn in by their vehicle. We will call down one member at a time when it is their go. 

  • Non-participants must wait in or near their vehicle whilst maintaining social distancing. 

  • Nobody with any symptoms of Covid-19 coronavirus is to travel to the facility – we also advise that those who are more at risk of contracting severe COVID-19 related illness to not visit us


  • We ask that participants use as much of their own equipment as possible.

  • Those who require equipment rental can hire this from us. Rental equipment will be fully disinfected in dunk tanks following every session but is worn by participants at their own risk.

  • Wetsuits will not be available for hire – don’t worry, the water is reasonably warm at the moment! We advise you wear a rash vest/t-shirt beneath your buoyancy aid though.

  • Those requiring rental equipment please inform us at the time of booking and we will outline the procedures for retrieving this equipment

  • Changing rooms will not be available. Please arrive ready and changed for your session and be prepared to change in an outdoor setting by your vehicle following your session.

  • Unfortunately the Cafe is not open just yet.


  • Arrive at the location no more than 15 minutes before your booked time.

  • Once you arrive on site, please wait in your vehicle at the signed gate. A Marshal will give you instructions and let you through once you provide details of your booking. Do not exit your vehicle until you are approached by the Marshal for check-in.

  • It is advisable that participants wear a mask during check-in where possible.

  • Please bring your own hand sanitiser/gloves on-site and observe good hand hygiene.

  • You must keep at least 2 metres from the boat driver at all times.

*ALL BOAT TOWS are currently operating from the other side of the lake in order to help us maintain social distancing and reduce crowds. Once you arrive at the new address shown below, please wait in your vehicle at the waters edge. A Marshal will give you instructions once you provide details of your booking. 

Rutland Way


PO19 7RT


  • Participants should leave the jetty swiftly and return to their vehicle to get changed as quickly as possible.

  • Please leave the site as quickly as possible after finishing.

Thank you for your cooperation in advance, we look forward to seeing you soon!

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C.W.S • Chichester Watersports Centre Coach Road • Westhampnett • Chichester • West Sussex • PO18 0NX • UK

CHICHESTER WATERSPORTS 2000 LTD Place of registration: Companies House Cardiff 2006 Registered office address: Coach Road, Westhampnett, PO18 0NX Company number: 5848164

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