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How to reach us

To learn more about our classes, or to receive help with a registration please contact our office.

OCC School of Sailing & Seamanship
1801 W. Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663

Phone 949-645-9412
Fax 949-645-1859
E-mail sailing@occsailing.com

Office Hours

Mon - Fri 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun 9:00 am to 2:30 pm

We will be closed on the following holiday(s)

Thurs-Sun, Nov 23-26, 2017

Mon, Dec 25,
2017
               
Sat, Dec 30, 2017

Sun, Dec 31, 2017

Mon, Jan 1, 2018          

President’s Weekend
Feb 17-18, 2018

Easter Weekend
March 31-April 1, 2018

Memorial Day Weekend
May 26-28, 2018

4th of July

Labor Day Weekend
Sept 1-2, 2018

Thanksgiving Weekend
Nov 22-25, 2018

DIRECTIONS

From Los Angeles (North)

1.      If you are coming to The School of Sailing and Seamanship from north of Newport Beach, take the Interstate 5 (Golden State) Freeway south.

2.      Take the turnoff to the 55 (Costa Mesa) Freeway south.

3.      The 55 ends and becomes Newport Boulevard. Continue straight on Newport Avenue for approximately 2 miles.

4.      There will be a right hand turn off to Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy. 1). Take the turn off, and stay in the left lane.

5.      Turn left (south) onto Pacific Coast Highway.

6.      The School of Sailing and Seamanship is approximately 1 mile south of Newport Boulevard. We are located between the Boy Scout Seabase and the Balboa Bay Club on the right hand side of the street.

From Santa Monica/Long Beach

1.      If you are coming to The School of Sailing and Seamanship from northwest of Newport Beach, take the Interstate 405 (San Diego) Freeway south.

2.      Take the turnoff to the 55 (Costa Mesa) Freeway south.

3.      The 55 ends and becomes Newport Boulevard. Continue straight on Newport Avenue for approximately 2 miles.

4.      There will be a right hand turn off to Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy. 1). Take the turn off, and stay in the left lane.

5.      Turn left (south) onto Pacific Coast Highway.

6.      The School of Sailing and Seamanship is approximately 1 mile south of Newport Boulevard. We are located between the Boy Scout Seabase and the Balboa Bay Club on the right hand side of the street.

7.        See below for parking.

8.        

From San Diego (South)

1.      If you are coming to The School of Sailing and Seamanship from south of Newport Beach, take the Interstate 405 (San Diego) Fwy north, or the Interstate 805 Fwy north, to the Interstate 5 Golden State) Fwy north.

  1. From here you have two options: Taking the toll road, or the standard freeway route.
Option 1: Toll Road
  1. Take the turnoff to the 73 ("Long Beach Via Toll Rd") Freeway north. Continue through the San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor for 12 miles.
  2. Exit at Bison Ave. and turn left onto Bison.
  3. Go to Jamboree Rd. and turn left. Follow Jamboree Rd. to Highway 1 ( Pacific Coast Hwy ) and turn right.
  4. Go West for 1.5 miles to 1801 W. Coast Hwy. We are located between the Boy Scout Seabase and the Balboa Bay Club on the left hand side of the street. See below for parking.
Option 2: Standard Freeway Route
  1. Take Interstate 5 ( Golden State) Freeway North to the 405 ( San Diego ) Freeway North.
  2. Exit at Jamboree Rd. and turn left. Follow Jamboree Rd. to Highway 1 ( Pacific Coast Hwy ) and turn right.
  3. Go West for 1.5 miles to

    1801 W. Coast Hwy. We are located between the Boy Scout Seabase and the Balboa Bay Club on the left hand side of the street. See below for parking.

From Riverside/San Bernardino(East)

1.      If you are coming to The School of Sailing and Seamanship from east of Newport Beach, take the Interstate 215 (from San Bernardino) to the 91 (Riverside) Freeway south for 30 to 40 miles (depending on where you started).

2.      From the 91, take the 55 (Costa Mesa) Freeway south.

3.      The 55 ends and becomes Newport Boulevard. Continue straight on Newport Avenue for approximately 2 miles.

4.      There will be a right hand turn off to Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy. 1). Take the turn off, and stay in the left lane.

5.      Turn left (south) onto Pacific Coast Highway.

6.      The School of Sailing and Seamanship is approximately 1 mile south of Newport Boulevard. We are located between the Boy Scout Seabase and the Balboa Bay Club on the right hand side of the street.

7.        See below for parking.



Parking

Parking at the sailing center is often tight and we recommend you take advantage of nearby alternative parking lots or street parking. Be careful not to park in red or permit zones.  Please do not park in the Newport Seabase parking lot.

A public parking lot is located on Pacific Coast Highway:

·         Behind the "Rockfire Grill" restaurant located on the north side of Pacific Coast Highway between the Sailing Center and Tustin Ave. You will need quarters for the parking meters in this lot.