Water Sports

Nothing beats spending the day on the water during a sunny Nantucket day. Whether you choose fun, competitive water sports with friends or decide to go for a leisurely swim in the ocean, the water has a way to revitalize and re-energize you. Paddle boarding, kayaking, surfing, snorkeling, and more are all available on Nantucket! For more information and recommendations, please contact our concierge who will be happy to assist with booking your water sport adventures during your visit. 

Nantucket Community Sailing:

Learn the skill of sailing and allow it to foster confidence, independence, teamwork and sportsmanship, all while engaging in the island’s exceptional marine environment. Programs are designed for varying age groups and available to children of all levels and abilities, with locations at Polpis Harbor, Jetties Sailing Center and Children’s Beach Pier. Recognized by US Sailing for “Outstanding Seasonal Program” and “Outstanding Outreach and Inclusion.” Individual boat and equipment rentals also available.

Nantucket Island Surf School:

Private and group lessons and week-long mini camps, are available to students of all ages and abilities at the island’s premier surf school, located at Cisco Beach. All equipment is provided, including boards and wetsuits, also available for individual rental.

Next Level Water Sports

Next Level Watersports offers three core services: Kiteboarding Lessons, Wakeboarding Lessons/Tubing Excursions, and Hydrofoiling lessons. They pride themselves on being the best in the business and out reviews tell the story. From personable, professional instructors to the latest equipment to individualized, innovative instruction- experience the Next Level Waterports difference. 


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