Disability Policy

Essential Sailing is committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities have equal access to the unique and enriching experiences we offer through our Boutique Crewed Sailing, Culture & Cuisine Holidays. We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all our guests, including those with disabilities. Our disability policy is designed to address the needs of individuals with varying abilities, providing them with the necessary support to enjoy a memorable and comfortable vacation.

Inclusive Experience

Essential Sailing is dedicated to providing an inclusive experience for all our guests, regardless of their physical or cognitive abilities.

Our crew is trained to assist individuals with disabilities, ensuring that they can fully participate in the activities and enjoy the amenities offered during the cruise.

Communication and Information

We are committed to providing clear and accessible information about our sailing trips, including details about the accessibility of our vessels, accommodations, and activities.

Guests are encouraged to communicate their specific needs and requirements during the booking process, allowing us to make necessary arrangements to enhance their experience.

Accessibility Considerations

Essential Sailing strives to make its vessels and facilities as accessible as possible for individuals with disabilities.

We continuously evaluate and improve our services to enhance accessibility and comply with relevant accessibility standards and regulations.

Crew Training

Our crew undergoes training to better understand and accommodate the needs of guests with disabilities.
This includes training in communication techniques, accessibility features on board, and how to assist individuals with different types of disabilities.

Assistance and Support

Guests with disabilities are encouraged to notify us in advance of any specific requirements or assistance needed.
Essential Sailing will work closely with guests to provide the necessary support, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable vacation experience.

Adaptive Equipment

We are open to working with guests to accommodate adaptive equipment that they may require during the sailing trip.
Please inform us of any special equipment needs during the booking process so that we can make the necessary arrangements.

Feedback and Continuous Improvement

Essential Sailing values feedback from guests with disabilities to help us improve our services continually.
Guests are encouraged to provide feedback on their experience, including any suggestions for enhancing accessibility.

By implementing and upholding this disability policy, Essential Sailing aims to create a travel environment that is inclusive, supportive, and enjoyable for all individuals, regardless of their abilities. We are dedicated to making your sailing holiday a memorable and enriching experience for everyone.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy or practices, please contact us at hello@essentialsailing.com

Effective Date

09 May 2023